700 Mansfield Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15205
Phone: (412) 279-6300
Fax: (412) 279-4993
Owing to the efforts and endeavors of the Motion Picture Heritage group, Hollywood Theater was re-opened and renovated. Completely managed and run by volunteers, it now screens variety of genres ranging from horror to classics. For more details, call ahead.
The Meter Room is an art gallery owned and operated by John Ross. It doubles up as working pad and performance stage. Different artists hosts their live music shows here. The Pendulum Fashion Show and Historical Fashion & Art shows were also held at the venue. Motion Promotion and Grey Area Productions had hosted a party, attended by the celebrated and renowned fashion designers.
Pittsburgh Musical Theater is a non-profit company that teaches kids about musical theater. The company stages six productions a year. All feature local talent, with 80 children performing in two troupes. The Good Vibrations class is for kids ages 13 to 18, and Stars of Tomorrow is for kids ages 8 to 12. The troupes provide training and local performances for the children. Performances are held at the Byham Theatre and The Antonian Theatre.
Get transported from real life to reel life in the Rangos Omnimax Theater. This theater at the Carnegie Science Center shows scientific features on a screen so large it'll blow your mind! These movies are a pleasure to watch and you feel like you are in the midst of all the action! For film times, ticket prices and further information, please call or see their website.
MCG Jazz is an organisation entirely dedicated to Jazz music and all its endeavors are directed towards preserving and promoting Jazz. MCG Jazz Hall built in 1987 is a part of this musical movement. Internationally acclaimed jazz artists like Joe Williams, Billy Taylor and Dizzy Gillespie have graced the stage of this hall. Each concert hosted here is an unique experience for the patrons. For further details and concert schedule, please check the website or call ahead.
The Manchester Craftsmen's Guild Concert Hall is one of the premier venues for jazz lovers. Equipped with fine acoustics, this intimate performance space has had legends play here and enthrall audiences with their magic. Some of their previous listings are Brecker Bros, Scofield Hollow Body, Michael Valeanu and Cyrille Aimée.
Founded more than 30 years ago, the Manchester Craftsmen's Guild was created to help inner-city youths develop a love of music and the arts. The guild features lectures and performances by artists and jazz musicians. Everyone from Chuck Corea to Maynard Ferguson has performed here. Tickets vary in price, but are usually between $22 and $30. Children under the age of 18 are admitted Thursday evenings for $10.
The horseshoe-shaped, two-tiered Heinz Field is home to football's Pittsburgh Steelers and University of Pittsburgh Panthers. The venue offers fantastic views of the city and has a seating capacity of 65,500. The heating system and design of the stadium ensure that the ground is never cold. Besides football, the stadium regularly hosts other events. A few smaller events also take place in the Heinz Field Parking Lot that is located near the North Shore.
Ruling the live music scene of McKees Rocks, Dead Horse unleashes a happening vibe for the late night revelers. The concert hall, which also doubles up as a bar, has been host to several heavy metal and contemporary rock bands like Raven, 3 Years Hollow and Eye Empire. On weekdays, events like jam nights, movie madness and open mic nights are held for more entertainment. Call ahead to know more.
The Amphitheatre at Station Square is where all the major music and dance events in Pittsburgh take place. Tucked in a busy neighborhood, this is one place where many live music events, gigs and concerts are held. The amphitheater also hosts a wide variety of plays, dance programs and other performing arts. Make sure you keep check on their diverse schedules. Call ahead for more information.
Pittsburgh may be best known as The Steel City, but that does not mean folks here do not have a little bit of country in their blood. Point State Park hosts the annual Dollar Bank Jamboree, an annual event featuring country music, a fishing competition and tons of children's activities. This year Wynnona headlines the music lineup. After the show, the evening ends with a fireworks display. The best part of the day is that the concert is free.
The stage is set for rocking performances at Stage AE. Occupying a mammoth space, this eclectic venue has an indoor concert hall, an outdoor amphitheater and a nightclub. With an overall capacity for more than 7,500 spectators, the multi-purpose venue attracts a number of national and international artists throughout the year.