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Fall Arts Preview 2014

Upcoming art, film, stage, dance, music and more

Pittsburgh Dining

Paris 66

The popular lunchtime French bistro has expanded successfully into serious dinner fare

In second annual event, Pittsburgh Cocktail Week shuns pretension

"We were surprised by how enthusiastic the general consumer was."

Alfred's Deli and Market in Polish Hill revamps for the neighborhood's changing demographics

Vegetarian and gluten-free items now share the shelf with old-school Polish specialties

On Stage

PICT Classic's Observe the Sons of Ulster Marching Towards the Somme

There isn't a second you're not giving the production the attention demanded.

Doubt at Little Lake

A strong cast and deft direction serve a devastating story well.

Of Mice and Men at The REP

The production should satisfy fans of literature and theater alike.

Legendary dancer Carmen De Lavallade visits with her one-woman show

"On prime-time television you couldn't dance with people of other races."


An interview with novelist Sarah Shotland

Debut novel Junkette depicts addiction in New Orleans

Rachel Mennies' debut poetry collection finds strength in devotion

We're often receptacles for wisdom gained from the storied trials of ancestors


White Denim gets a little help from Tweedy

"It's just what you do when you're in a studio making a rock 'n' roll album: If you can, you should play most of it live."

Thrival Festival is back with more music than last year

Moby, Portugal. The Man and Talib Kweli headline a lineup heavy with Pittsburgh acts

One Sweet Burgh celebrates 20 years of "Under the Table"

"If you can play a Dave Matthews riff and sing over top of it, you can pretty much play and sing anything."

On Screen

The Trip to Italy

Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon reprise their roles as traveling companions

The One I Love

Charlie McDowell's relationship dramedy veers into the surreal

Dolphin Tale 2

A marine-rescue facility looks for a friend for the tail-less dolphin Winter

God Help the Girl

A low-key charmer of a musical dramedy that's like a Belle and Sebastian song come to life

Short List

Short List: September 10 - 16

Christopher Titus at the Improv; Everyman at Throughline Theater; Alia-Musica goes biblical; Artists in Residence at the Mattress Factory.


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Will Pittsburgh's new police chief be able to restore trust in the department?

"He most certainly must restore the trust with the community"

Fall Arts Preview 2014

Upcoming art, film, stage, dance, music and more

The Pittsburgh Biennial dominates the season's visual-art offerings

An infamous Warhol show revisited, Duane Michals retrospective among the other shows

A look at the fall dance season

Several prominent local companies mark big anniversaries

From classics to juggalos, plenty of live music to be had this fall

Local release shows round out a healthy concert agenda

Fall Stage Preview

Classics dominate, but there's new work to be found

Fall Film Preview

Autumn brings festivals, Oscar bait and animated penguins

Elizabeth Gilbert, David Sedaris among the fall's literary headliners

Line-up ranges from internationally known novelists to local poetry

Pa. Governor's Race: Corbett ads making little dent in Wolf's lead

"If something is going to happen, he needs it to happen soon."


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Zone Defense

Supreme Court gives abortion opponents something to complain about

Savage Love

There is an app for people who want to cheat on their partners. It's called "The Internet."

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