Arts + Culture

Northside is rich with history of famous artists, national sites, and a lost city that continue to inspire today’s landscape of defining communities and individuals.

Northside bookstores cater to unique genres

Photo by Alyse Horn By Alyse Horn Spaces Corners in Troy Hill, 1721 Lowrie St., and City Books in Allegheny West, 908 Galveston Ave., have options...

Registration open for summer theater camp

By John Fries Pittsburgh-area teens age 13-17, both those contemplating a career in the dramatic arts and those who'd just like to develop their acting...

Alphabet City to host writers from Pittsburgh, Nigeria

Photo of Marc Nieson courtesy of Ayne Terceira By Alyse Horn On 8 p.m. on Friday, December 9, Marc Nieson will be giving a reading from...

Aviary event showcases artwork inspired by nature

Drawing of a bluejay by artist Sherri Thompson who was featured at "Wings and Wildlife." By Ed Skirtich Woodwork, paintings, watercolor, and photographs of birds fascinated...

Laura Secor at Alphabet City

By Ed Skirtich Iran’s struggles were highlighted in the Freedom of Speech Series during the opening night lecture by Laura Secor at Alphabet City, 40...

Prime Stage Theatre to perform ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ this season

Photo by Laura Slovesko By Alyse Horn Prime Stage Theatre, which runs out of the New Hazlett Theatre at 6 Allegheny Square East, will open its...

Ed Skirtich: Jazz Jam at James Street Gastropub & Speakeasy

By Ed Skirtich A reunion with jazz musicians, collaboration with new musicians, and a chance to renew relationships with patrons from past jazz performances happened...

Maker Faire Pittsburgh 2016 this weekend

The second annual Maker Faire Pittsburgh kicks off this weekend and will run Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. The locations of Maker...

Fundraiser supporting women in the arts on Nov. 5

Back for its second year, Raw Draw, Neu Kirche’s annual fundraiser to support women in the arts, will open doors at 6 p.m. on...

La Hütte Royal, a house oddity of curiosities

Photo by Donnie Mangino The unassuming house that is home to La Hütte Royal. By Donnie Mangino At first glance, a passerby may notice the neatly manicured...