The “Buzz” from Buzzelli: Pittsburgh’s Top To Do’s THIS WEEKEND (6/2 – 6/5)


by Michael “Buzz” Buzzelli, ‘Burgh Vivant

Tudors Down

In England, 1556, Archbishop Thomas Cranmer is visited by the ghosts of Queens Anne Boleyn and Katherine of Aragon, both who want his immortal soul. It’s a Tudor comedy, “The Consorts,” written by Tim Ruppert. The play was workshopped earlier in the year, but now it’s ready for its world premiere at The Genesius Theater, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA 15219. For more information, click here.


One Week Run

Experience the wild humor of seven comedians who share a boarding house, in Billy St. John’s “Is there a Comic In the House” is going up for a one week run at the beautiful new Lauri Ann West Community Center, 1220 Powers Run Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15238. For more information and tickets, click here.


Home is where the heart is

On June 2, a great line up of performers such as Liz Berlin, Macabre Noir, Smokin’ McQueen, Lita Vargas and more are banding together at “Kiovowitz-Blackstock Household Fire Recovery Benefit and Thank You Concert.” It’s an all-ages event and it benefits the Elizabeth Kivowitz and Oliver Blackstock and family who lost their home in a fire. It’s at Altar Bar, 1620 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222. For more information, click here.


Icing on the Cake

June 3 and 4 is the Layer Cake Music Festival. There will be music all over Pittsburgh for this second annual event. For a full line up and list of venues, click here.



On June 3 and 4, Virginia Wall Gruenert and Linda Haston’s play “Mother Lode” returns to the Carnegie Stage. Learn about life with and without Ruth Mae Branch in this brutally honest one woman show. It’s at the Carnegie Stage – Off the Wall, 25 W. Main Street, Carnegie, PA 15106. For more information, click here.

– MB

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *