Pittsburgh's Electro Swing Soireé11/18/2017 @ 7:00PM - 12:00 AM CAVO, 1916 Smallman Street, Pittsburgh, PA, 15222
It’s that time again! Experience a night of classic cocktails, retro performers, great conversation, dancing, and live Electro Swing music. A night that synthesizes classic with contemporary, that fuses the sounds of the first Great Depression with the cutting-edge technology of the second.
In Concert: Alasdair Fraser and Natalie Haas11/18/2017 @ 8:00pm - 12:00 AM McGonigle Theatre, Central Catholic High School, 4720 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 The musical partnership between consummate performer Alasdair Fraser, "the Michael Jordan of Scottish fiddling," and brilliant Californian cellist, Natalie Haas, spans the full spectrum between intimate chamber music and ecstatic dance energy. For over 16 years, they have set the standard for fiddle and cello in traditional music, thrilling international audiences with their virtuosic playing and the joyful spontaneity of their music. Fraser has a concert and recording career several decades long, with an extensive list of awards, radio and television credits, and feature performances on top movie soundtracks. In 2011, he was inducted into the Scottish Traditional Music Hall of Fame. Haas is one of the most sought after cellists in traditional music. She has performed and recorded with a who\'s who of the fiddle world including Mark O\'Connor, Natalie MacMaster, Irish supergroups Solas and Altan and Jeremy Kittel. According to The Scotsman, "Fraser, one of the most respected of all exponents of the Scots fiddle, would look long and hard to find a more appropriate cellist as a partner...A positive joy." The Fraser and Haas concert is part of the 11th Annual Balmoral Classic, a weekend event that features the US Junior Bagpiping and Scottish Snare Drumming Championships, which will be held earlier that day. $25 Advance \/ $35 Door Students w\/ID | Seniors 65+: $15
2nd Stage@Prime Stage: Season Selection Series11/18/2017 @ 7:00 pm - 12:00 AM Prime Stage Studio Season Selection Series 7:00 p.m. at the Prime Stage Studio November 18, 2017 We invite you to participate in the selection of plays for Prime Stage mainstage productions by attending our three part series of staged readings. All readings are based on literature from school reading lists, or new plays that address life experiences through positive role models. Your suggestions, feedback and ideas are important to us. Email email@example.com for reservations and pay what you can. Prime Stage Studio 840 Saw Mill Run Blvd Pittsburgh, PA 15220 2nd Stage is experiencing the artistic process from the other side of the stage!
Pittsburgh Ping Pong Festival11/18/2017 @ 9:00am - 12:00 AM - 11/19/2017 South Park Home Economics Building
Table Tennis is one of the world\'s most popular sports, and a great lifetime fitness opportunity for people of all ages and physical capabilities. Pittsburgh, the City of Champions, is the home of some of the best table tennis players in the country. This November the region’s two nonprofit table tennis clubs will partner with the Allegheny County Parks Department to hold the region’s 5th annual Pittsburgh Ping Pong Festival, at the Home Economics Building in South Park. The event is open to anyone, but is especially designed for amateur players who have never competed in a public event and who want to test their skills against their fellow amateurs as well as against the region’s top players. The event will feature a wide range of events for players of all ages and skill levels, with $1500 cash prizes, plus trophies\/medallions for 1st and 2nd place in all events.
Let It Glow Christmas Celebration11/19/2017 @ 3:00pm - 12:00 AM The Waterfront
Get into the holiday spirit at The Waterfront this month as they celebrate their annual Let it Glow Christmas Celebration. Santa will arrive at Town Center at 3 p.m. and he and his merry friends will pose for pictures with children and their families until 6 p.m. Cupcake lovers will swoon for the mini cupcake tour around the center’s retail locations, featuring sweet delicacies from The Waterfront’s newest retailer, Cakery Square, owner and operated by former Steeler, Wes Lyons. In addition to the treats, the event will feature live music, strolling carolers dressed in traditional costumes, ornament decorating for the kids and free gift wrapping through the Girl Scouts. The evening will culminate with the lighting of the 22-foot tree in the middle of Town Center at 6 p.m.