Vol. 23, No. 32
Class Dismissed: Carnegie pulls plug on adult studio-arts program
"It's like the rug was pulled from underneath us."
By Bill O'Driscoll
Giving a Voice: "Queer and Brown" podcast sparking conversation for a marginalized community
"The heart of the podcast is a love of queer people of color."
By Nick Keppler
... And a Side of Lies
The Highmark/UPMC PR war opens up a new front: diners! Prepare for indigestion — and not from the meatloaf.
By Chris Potter
A menu offering Thai and Japanese favorites offers mixed results
By Angelique Bamberg and Jason Roth
Quik It Chicken has an unlikely home in a North Side gas station
But the homemade soul-food fare is worth a stop
California-based homebrew supplier opens Ambridge warehouse
"Now we'll be able to get [customers] our products in days rather than a week."
By Hal B. Klein
Local photographers document the aftermath of an attack on an Indian village.
What's striking about the Koraput Survivors Project is the purity of its presentation.
By Robert Isenberg
Pittsburgh native Buku does trap music his way
"I am a firm believer in originality and being weird."
By Kira Scammell
Rock All Night Tour lights up Lawrenceville for a second year
The music is once again all over the map, both literally and figuratively
By Andy Mulkerin
Frank and Sarah Cunniff go from punk rock to comic art
Their new comic, Doc Red, is published by Florida label Paper + Plastick
Critics' Picks: August 7 - 13
Local shows by Hannah Aldridge, Jesse Dee, Slim Cessna's Auto Club and Old Baby, plus a visit from the Bunker DJs
Recent music from Mario Dones, Landon Thomas and Pittsburgh Track Authority
Oedipus and the Foul Mess at Thebes at No Name Players
Playwright Sean Graney has informed classical style with contemporary theatricality in a way I'm not sure I've ever seen.
By Ted Hoover
New York-based Pittsburgh-favorite choreographer Sidra Bell brings her latest work in progress
"I want to push the boundaries of movement with each work and not repeat what I have done before."
By Steve Sucato
I'm So Excited!
Pedro Almodovar's I'm So Excited! swings from tame titillation to quasi-tragedy
By Harry Kloman
This Danish drama looks at the consequences of a false accusation of child sexual abuse
By Al Hoff
Mark Wahlberg and Denzel Washington squander their talents on this inane gunfest
Comedian Davon Magwood keeps busy taking on Westboro Baptist Church and other bullies.
Misdirection and off-tempo punchlines are some of Magwood's strongest tools.
By Alex Gordon
Burning Down the House
Nobody home on police residency requirement
Resist the urge to make unenforceable rules like "You may not see this guy." That will only undermine your authority
Lynn Cullen Live 08/07/13
Audio & Video Archive
Lynn Cullen Live 08/08/13
Lynn Cullen Live 08/13/13
Short List: August 7 - 15
The 21st Annual Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Prayer Breakfast and Program
Ebenezer Baptist Church
Mon., Jan. 20, 7:30-9:30 a.m.
Audio & Video Archive
More Lynn Cullen Live
Know the score: legendary composer John Williams (Star Wars, Indiana Jones, Harry Potter) coming to Pittsburgh
By Hannah Lynn
The displacement of Anthony Hardison from his Lawrenceville apartment is a microcosm of a neighborhood epidemic
By Ryan Deto
A dearth of flavor and underwhelming menu leaves little to recommend from newest Big Burrito concept
By Maggie Weaver
More than 200 take to Pittsburgh streets for fourth annual Women's March
By Ollie Gratzinger