Thursday, April 22, 2021

Winter Gallery Roundup from LOCAL’s Visual Arts Editor L.E. McCullough

“A theatre, a literature, an artistic expression that does not speak for its own time has no relevance.”   — playwright Dario Fo, Nobel Lecture,...

“One Long Shift In The Weeds” the Struggle, the Tenacity & the Hope...

I recently watched "One Long Shift In The Weeds" a documentary by Huggy Bear Media that speaks to the current COVID-related struggles within the...
Local businesses

Film Pittsburgh Fall Festival set for Nov. 11-22

“Independent filmmakers have their finger on the pulse of the world” _______________________ ONE OF THE nation’s pre-eminent independent film festivals has expanded its offerings and moved...
Artists Pittsburgh

Associated Artists of Pittsburgh exhibit speaks to the Political Now

THERE COMES a point in the daily sensory-overload immersion tank of nonstop social media chatter-adblast incursion-breaking news bulletins where you just have to come...
Theatre

The Velvet Hearts! beat pandemic boredom through virtual burlesque shows

When the pandemic hit, local burlesque performers traded their pumps and pasties for sweatpants and Netflix. As days turned into months, however, members of The...
Hungry Grl Big City

Spilling the True T on black queer culture and community initiatives

True T Founders: Superheroes for social justice From the catwalks and the categories to the clacking heels—we’re gagged (in a good way) and in awe...
Local happenings

The Unconventional Path of Jerry Dickinson, Part 2

There are many reasons Jerry Dickinson, a law professor at the University of Pittsburgh, decided to run for Congress in Pennsylvania's 18th district. One was...
events in pittsburgh today

10 Green things that could return Pittsburgh to the jungle

DECADES BEFORE the first Earth Day in 1970, there were discerning dreamers who urged their contemporaries to envision a greener urban future. One was Haniel...
Art Galleries

The Unconventional Path of Jerry Dickinson, Part 1

Written by Emily Anna Keith When I first meet Jerry Dickinson, he is dressed in a sharp navy blue suit and waving to me from...
Upcoming Pittsburgh events

Meals on wheels network participates if the “2019 Subaru Share the love Event”

Exciting news! For the twelfth year running, the. Over the past eleven years, Subaru and its retailers have helped Meals on Wheels to deliver nearly...

Identify- What You Need To Know About Pittsburgh Business!

Pittsburgh is a well established metropolitan city trendy for its different names. The city is known for other names like “the steel city” and...

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