By Mike “Buzz” Buzzelli, ‘Burgh Vivant
The Carnegie Stage has a daring new production by Mark C. Thompson titled, “Kimono.” It explores the themes of social justice through the experience of victims and the culpability of predators. It’s for mature audiences only, due to subject matter and some nudity. You can slip into “Kimono,” at the Carnegie Stage, 25 W Main Street, Carnegie PA 15106. For more information, click here.
Black, White, Muslims and Jewish persons share the same idea of the good life, until ingrained prejudices get the best of them in, “Disgraced.” It’s at the Pittsburgh Public Theater, 621 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222. For more information, click here.
It’s time for “Sex With Strangers.” No judging. It’s the name of the new show at the City Theatre. When Olivia, a talented by unrecognized novelist, gets snowbound at a writer’s retreat with Ethan, a superstar sexcapade blogger, the two get hot and bothered. You can have “Sex with Strangers” at the City Theatre, 1300 Bingham Street, Pittsburgh, A 15203. For more information, click here.
The Jig Isn’t Up
Still Celebrating St. Pats? Do it with the Chieftains with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra. They’ll play all sorts of Irish favorites like “Did you ever go a’Courtin’ Uncle Joe?” and “Shenandoah.” Catch them live at Heinz Hall, 600 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222. For more information, click here.
Alma! Check your batteries, because “Sister Act” returns to Pittsburgh. When a Reno lounge singer becomes a star witness in a murder investigation, she has to hide out in convent. Hilarity ensues. Get into the habit at the Byham Theater, 101 6th Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15222. For more information, click here.