Theater

Swan Lake

2/16/2018 - 2/25/2018 Benedum Center

Together with the live PBT Orchestra, PBT returns to Swan Lake for two weekends around Valentine’s Day. Set to the stirring themes of Tchaikovsky’s score, the split personalities of Odette and Odile mirror the age-old battle between good and evil.

Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre New Works

3/16/2018 - 3/25/2018 August Wilson Center

Artistic Director Terrence S. Orr will hand over the program to five choreographic voices from PBT’s own company of dancers: Amanda Cochrane, Julia Erickson, Yoshiaki Nakano, William Moore and Cooper Verona. Each choreographer will create a signature work on his or her fellow artists.

Sleeping Beauty: Dance Upon a Dream

3/23/2018 - 3/25/2018 Lincoln Park Performing Arts Center, 1 Lincoln Park, Midland, 15059

Sleeping Beauty: Dance Upon a Dream Lincoln Park Performing Arts Center, 1 Lincoln Park, Midland, 15059. A bewitching, original dance experience based on the timeless fairytale. $20, $18, $15. Friday-Saturday 7:30pm; Sunday 2pm 724-576-4644 x1496 www.lincolnparkarts.org

R-Act Theatre Productions Presents “Martinis and Murder”

4/6/2018 @ 7:00 pm - 12:00 AM - 4/7/2018 The Avenue Theater, 158 Brighton Avenue, Rochester, 15074

R-Act Theatre Productions Presents “Martinis and Murder” The Avenue Theater, 158 Brighton Avenue, Rochester, 15074. An original murder mystery written by R-Acts own Larry Spinnenweber. Placed in the 1930’s, Kit & Kate Norris, a retired detective and his wealthy heiress wife, embark on a quest to solve the murder of investment banker Bentley Cunningham. $10. 7pm 724-775-6844 www.ractproductions.com

R-Act Theatre Productions Presents “Martinis and Murder”

4/13/2018 @ 7:00 pm - 12:00 AM - 4/14/2018 The Avenue Theater, 158 Brighton Avenue, Rochester, 15074

R-Act Theatre Productions Presents “Martinis and Murder” The Avenue Theater, 158 Brighton Avenue, Rochester, 15074. An original murder mystery written by R-Acts own Larry Spinnenweber. Placed in the 1930’s, Kit & Kate Norris, a retired detective and his wealthy heiress wife, embark on a quest to solve the murder of investment banker Bentley Cunningham. $10. 7pm 724-775-6844 www.ractproductions.com

Big Fish

4/20/2018 - 4/22/2018 Lincoln Park Performing Arts Center, 1 Lincoln Park, Midland, 15059

Big Fish Lincoln Park Performing Arts Center, 1 Lincoln Park, Midland, 15059. Be thrilled by this larger-than-life musical about epic adventures, family ties and living your life to the fullest! $20, $18, $15. Friday-Saturday 7:30pm; Sunday 2pm 724-576-4644 x1496 www.lincolnparkarts.org

UPMC Presents West Side Story Suite and In the Night with the PBT Orchestra

5/4/2018 - 5/6/2018 Benedum Center

PBT’s season finale celebrates the 100th birthdays of Jerome Robbins and Leonard Bernstein. “West Side Story Suite” samples classic songs and dances from the full-length musical and film.

The Diary of Anne Frank

5/4/2018 - 5/13/2018 New Hazlett Theater

The production of this timeless classic brings to life the spirit of a young girl, Anne Frank, as she voices her belief in a world caught up in conflict, prejudice, and confinement. “In spite of everything, that people are truly good at heart." Prime Stage honors Holocaust survivors, Righteous Gentiles, Rescuers and their families.