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The Alloy School dance lessons (virtual)

Kelly Strayhorn Theater 5941 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh

PearlArts and Kelly Strayhorn Theater have collaborated to reactivate The Alloy School with the second round of dance classes beginning May 1 at The Alloy School, a dance education program for children and families. Registration is open now at kelly-strayhorn.org for Pay What Makes You Happy rates! All classes are held on Saturdays and will […]

Pay what you wish

EQT Children’s Theater Festival (virtual)

Online

The 35th annual EQT Children’s Theater Festival continues its interactive fun in a virtual direction this year with the usual lineup of cool theater performances from around the world. Each show is chosen for specific age groups, from “We Cover the Universe” for 3-year-olds through “MacHomer” for tweens and teens. Tickets are $15 per device. Free workshops and activities will […]

$15

American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith

Heinz History Center 1212 Smallman St., Pittsburgh

Revolutionary Americans took a great leap of faith by establishing a new government based on the sovereignty of the people. Power would not be in the hands of a monarchy or a dictator … but instead, entrusted to its citizens. Every generation since has faced questions ignited by that revolution while on a quest to […]

$5 – $18

Art in the Park!

Warrington Community Center 329 EAST WARRINGTON AVE, PITTSBURGH

Participants ages 8 -12 years old are invited to join us at the Warrington Reg playground for a variety of arts activities! Registration required.

Free

2021 Elly Awards Fundraiser

Virtual

Join us for a virtual celebration of the incredible world of Pittsburgh's filmmaking community at the 2021 Annual Elly Awards!  Help bring our mission to life in celebrating Pittsburgh's vibrant film community in this "The Sky is the Limit" themed event! Our co-hosts, Pittsburgh-based celebrities (TBA!) will lead the evening festivities of various short films highlighting both the stories of Steeltown and honoring our incredible award recipients. Local filmmakers and production teams commissioned to make these films in their own creative style include: Vinegar Hill, LKF Ent Films, Two Kids with a Camera, DumpStar Media, CCAC filmmaker students and alums, Steeltown's Teen Film Crew, and many more to be added!! Our Awardees We are thrilled to honor George Jaber on this night with the 2021 Legacy Award for his incredible contribution to Pittsburgh's film education and community.  This year, the cast and crew of Mulligan, 93% calling Pittsburgh their home, honorably takes The 2021 Impact Award. Not to mention, our fantastic 2021 graduates of Steeltown's Teen Film Crew, the producers of the hit show, "The Reel Teens Pittsburgh", will be honored and celebrated for their fantastic accomplishments. Exclusive Ticket Perks Our celebrity hosts will end the night with a bang through a special VIP exclusive after-party.  Both VIP and Premium Ticket holders receive a special Steeltown branded commemorative charcuterie board to complement their gourmet meal for two from RathLindh catering.  The main features include a dinner of curried chicken or veggie hand pies, 2 Goat Cheese and Fig Puff Pasty Pockets, Parmesan Arancini with Creamy Tomato Sauce, and lemon cupcakes topped with blueberry swiss meringue buttercream icing. Additional A La Carte food selections will be available from RathLind to purchase. Additionally, The Tipsy Gipsy will be serving up themed cocktails available for purchase during food pick up. Food pickup will precede the festivities- more details on food pickup, along with A La Carte options will arrive through email. We will truly miss seeing tables of you, along with your friends and family celebrating in-person with us. We encourage you to share this event with your friends and families through our VIP and Premium Pod ticketing offers, so we can all celebrate this incredible evening together! The link to this Gala will be sent 48 hours before the show through email.

$20 – $100

Young Artists in the Garden

Pittsburgh Botanic Garden 799 Pinkerton Run Road , Oakdale

The weekly Young Artists in the Garden returns to Pittsburgh Botanic Garden on April 3. Every Saturday, kids can join art educators in the Weisbrod Learning Pavilion in the Garden of the Five Senses to make a craft, play games, read a book or color. Young Artists sessions are scheduled from 10 a.m.-noon on Saturdays and are […]

$7 – $12

Colonial Friendship Day

Depreciation Lands Museum 5130 N. Pioneer Road, Gibsonia

FREE EVENT! Experience history in real life as you visit with costumed interpreters, musicians and Colonial Craftsmen in our small pioneer village. All of the buildings will be staffed by our wonderful costumed interpreters. Visit with craftsmen around the grounds and see what they have for sale. Throughout the Museum grounds, you can visit the […]

Free