Vol. 21, No. 18
By Terelle Lewis
2011 Primary Election Guide
Cautionary Shale: Flaherty, Fitzgerald say they differ on drilling -- but activists say you get fracked either way
By Charlie Deitch
Hola, blanco and sangrita
By Brian Tierney
Oram's Donut Shop
By Angelique Bamberg and Jason Roth
By Andrew Moore
A conversation with novelist Gary Shteyngart.
By Savannah Schroll Guz
Author and historian Nathaniel Philbrick discusses his book The Last Stand, about Custer, Sitting Bull and Little Big Horn.
By Bill O'Driscoll
Baby Dee is on her best behavior
By Andy Mulkerin
Get Hip re-issues Meeting of Important People's debut
Critics' Picks: May 6 - May 11
Dee, meet Dee
Black men's voices are foremost in the play Testimony.
Beth Corning's new dance-theater work asks, "How do you know when you are an adult?"
By Steve Sucato
Always ... Patsy Cline
By Michelle Pilecki
In a Better World
In this earnest drama, revenge is a dish best not served.
By Al Hoff
Film Kitchen unearths first and early films by local artists.
Silk Screen Film Festival
A slate of nearly two dozen recent Asian and Asian-American films
American: The Bill Hicks Story
A new doc provides welcome, if bittersweet, time spent with the late comedian
Even the Rain
Ancient troubled histories repeat on in Latin America, in this contemporary drama
Cars, girls, guns and beefy men hit Brazil for another round of the Fast and Furious franchise
An indie dramedy that asks: can you really go home again?
The trials and tribulations of attending the big school dance
There Be Dragons
In this lugubrious drama, a writer uncovers family secrets about the Spanish Civil War
By Harry Kloman
By Dan Savage
Short List: Week of May 5 - 12
By Mars Johnson
Pittsburgh says goodbye to the Penn Avenue "butthole window"
By Amanda Waltz
Affordable-ish Housing in Pittsburgh: Hilltop fortress edition
By Michael Machosky
Andy Warhol wins perpetual fame in his ancestral homeland
By Bill Zlatos
A forgotten 1909 incident shows how Pittsburgh has — and hasn't — moved on from racialized violence
By David S. Rotenstein