By Michael “Buzz” Buzzelli, ‘Burgh Vivant
Punk Rock Holiday!
Start your weekend early on Wednesday, December 23 with a Super Fun Time Awesome Party Band (no, seriously, that’s their name). Join comedian Omid Singh, Santa Youth, Crisis in America and more for a Punk Rock Holiday at the Spirit Lounge, 242 51st Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15201. For more information, click here.
Phat Man Dee is having a holiday party at Altar Bar on Saturday, December 26. It’s “A Phattie Little Holiday: Jazz & Burlesque Holiday Experience.” Come out and see Macabre Noir and a host of holiday talent. It’s at the Altar Bar, 1620 Penn Avenue (the Strip District), Pittsburgh, PA 15222. For more information, click here.
It’s not too late to catch a musical version of your favorite Christmas story. “Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer – the Musical” is hitting Heinz Hall. A mutant reindeer gets bullied in this timeless holiday tale, but don’t worry…he gets to guide Santa’s sleigh through fog. It’s at Heinz Hall, 600 Penn Avenue (Downtown) Pittsburgh, PA 15222. For more information, click here.
Photographer Nandini Valli Muthiah is incorporating traditional ideas of popular Indian art and capturing them in contemporary everyday environments. You can catch her show at the Wood Street Galleries, 601 Wood Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15222. For more information, click here.
The Lava Lounge is serving up some fun times with their “Crooners & Cocktails” event on Sunday, December 21. Join them for Karaoke. It’s hosted by Ms. Lourie (Nyberg). Sing out loud at the Lava Lounge, 2204 E. Carson Street, Pittsburgh’s South Side 15203. For more information, click here.