Every Friday at the Andy Warhol Museum is Good Friday. If you’re looking for a more social experience when you browse a gallery, go to Andy. The Museum is open till 10:00 PM on Friday and offers half-price admission and cocktails. It’s a win-win as you unwind from the work week. It’s at the Andy Warhol Museum, 117 Sandusky Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15212. For more information, click here.
On Saturday, Pittsburgh unites for “Pittsburgh Unites! 15 Hour Perform-a-Thon.” There will be 120 performers showcasing their talents to benefit the ACLU of Pennsylvania. There will be singers, musicians, actors, contortionists, storytellers, male and female impersonators, DJs, belly dancers, comedians, poets, burlesque artists, bands and more. It’s going down at the James Street Gastropub & Speakeasy, 422 Foreland St., Pittsburgh, PA 15212. For more information, click here.
The Play’s the thing
Pittsburgh Steeler Rocky Bleier tells his story from Vietnam to the Super Bowl, from the football field to the battlefield and back, in “The Play,” starring Rocky Bleier. He will share his incredible journey from the front lines to the 50 yard line. It’s all at the Pittsburgh, Public Theater, 621 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222. For more information, click here.
Yes, they’re really doing it
The Harvey Wallbangers return to the Carnegie Stage in “Are we really doing this?” The sketch comedy group wants to ring in the New Year with a new show. They want you to forget about 2016 and slip into 2017 with their weird characters. They are promising “laughs out the wazoo!” I’m afraid to see what that looks/sounds like. You can find the Harvey Wallbangers at the Carnegie Stage, 25 W. Main Street, Carnegie, PA 15106. For more information, click here.
The Broadway award winning show, “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time,” comes to Pittsburgh. When Christopher is accused of killing his neighbor’s dog, the boy sets out on a journey to identify the true culprit, which leads to an earth-shattering discovery that will change his life forever. It’s all at Heinz Hall, 600 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222. For more information, click here.