Pittsburgh City Paper | Issue Archives | Apr 26, 2007
  • Issue of
  • Apr 26 - May 2, 2007
  • Vol. 17, No. 17

News

  • P-G Getting Hyper(local)

    Can the traditional daily succeed in the world of online community journalism?

Food+Drink

  • Cuzamil
  • Restaurant Reviews
  • Cuzamil

    The beef was so tender, the kitchen must have let it fall off the bone onto the waiting tortilla.

Music

  • Jarboe performs at CMU
  • Jarboe performs at CMU

    "Whereas some people might be putting in a patio or a swimming pool, I'm continually upgrading my studio gear."

Film

  • The 2007 Russian Film Symposium
  • The 2007 Russian Film Symposium

    "The most important thing that has occurred in these films is the direct unlinking of the represented private life from the agenda of the state."
  • Year of the Dog
  • Year of the Dog

    If these characters don't know how to act like human beings, then why should the actors who portray them?
  • Exterminating Angels
  • Exterminating Angels

    The themes -- camera-as-voyeur, female sexuality vis-à-vis male desire, sex screws up stuff -- are, in 2007, pretty hoary. Even the lengthy girl-on-girl-on-girl scenes feel fusty. (Capsule review.)
  • Hot Fuzz
  • Hot Fuzz

    The gang behind Shaun of the Dead now directs its spoofing toward a pair of genres heretofore never combined: the English-village murder cozy and the gun-heavy American high-octane cop-buddy actioner. (Capsule review.)

Arts+Entertainment

Views

  • Left Field
  • Border-ing on Stupidity

    Booing a team is one thing; booing an entire country -- a country whose soldiers are fighting and dying alongside ours in Afghanistan even now -- is something else.
  • This Just In
  • This Just In

    Highlights from the local TV news.

Stage

  • Theater
  • The Oresteia Project

    Throughout this Oresteia, you will see samurai, wolf-people, graphic enemas, classic-movie parodies, and a woman dressed in severed body parts.

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Spotlight Events

  • Steel City Slam @ Capri Pizza and Bar

    • Tuesdays, 7:45 p.m.
    • 1 going/interested
  • Pittsburgh Banjo Club @ Allegheny Elks Lodge #339

    • Wednesdays, 8 p.m.
  • Salsa Fridays @ Cabaret at Theater Square

    • Fridays, 10:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m.

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