Pittsburgh

Curtain Up

Pretty Woman: The Musical Arrives on Broadway; Cast Album Announced

Pretty Woman: The Musical Arrives on Broadway; Cast Album Announced

Mercy! Pretty Woman: The Musical, the new stage show based on the hit 1990 film, begins previews at the Nederlander Theatre on July 20. Jerry Mitchell directs and choreographs the production, which is scheduled to open on August 16. The musical has also announced an original cast album, featuring the original score of Bryan Adams and Jim Vallance, to be released ...

Read More...

Never Turning Back! National Tour of the Tony-Winning Hedwig and the Angry Inch Opens in Pittsburgh

Never Turning Back! National Tour of the Tony-Winning Hedwig and the Angry Inch Opens in Pittsburgh

Put on some make-up, turn up the eight-track and pull the wig down from the shelf! The national tour of Hedwig and the Angry Inch begins performances in Pittsburgh on January 24. John Cameron Mitchell and Stephen Trasks's Tony-winning musical revival will play the Benedum Center for the Performing Arts through January 25.

Directed by Tony winner Michael Mayer, Hedwig ...

Read More...

Super Good Day! The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time Opens in Pittsburgh

Super Good Day! The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time Opens in Pittsburgh

It's time to help solve the mystery! The national tour of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time opens in Pittsburgh on January 3. Simon Stephens' Tony Award-winning play will run at Heinz Hall through January 8.

Directed by Tony Award winner Marianne Elliott and based on the novel by Mark Haddon, Curious Incident follows Christopher—a fifteen-year-old who ...

Read More...

Hold on to Your BB Guns! A Christmas Story, The Musical Opens in Pittsburgh

Hold on to Your BB Guns! A Christmas Story, The Musical Opens in Pittsburgh

The holidays have officially arrived in Pittsburgh! A Christmas Story, The Musical begins performances at the Benedum Center for the Performing Arts on November 22. The musical based on the classic holiday movie will play through November 27.

A Christmas Story is the tale of Ralphie, a boy who has only one wish for Christmas: a Red Ryder BB gun ...

Read More...

Something About This Night! National Tour of Finding Neverland Opens in Pittsburgh

Something About This Night! National Tour of Finding Neverland Opens in Pittsburgh

Anticipation in the air! Something just beyond compare to any other night! The national tour of Finding Neverland opens in Pittsburgh on October 18. The hit Broadway.com Audience Choice Award-winning musical will play the Benedum Center for the Performing Arts through October 23.

Featuring direction by by Tony winner Diane Paulus, music and lyrics by Gary Barlow and Grammy ...

Read More...

Ready Boots? Start Walking! National Tour of Kinky Boots Opens in Pittsburgh

Ready Boots? Start Walking! National Tour of Kinky Boots Opens in Pittsburgh

The sex is in the heel and the show is ready to start! The national tour of Kinky Boots opens in Pittsburgh on September 20. The Tony Award-winning musical will play the Benedum Center for the Performing Arts through September 25.

Kinky Boots follows a struggling shoe factory owner who works to turn his business around with help from the ...

Read More...

Here Come the Revolting Children! National Tour of Matilda The Musical Opens in Pittsburgh

Here Come the Revolting Children! National Tour of Matilda The Musical Opens in Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh theatergoers will know that sometimes you have to be a little bit naughty when Matilda The Musical opens on May 31 at the Benedum Center for the Performing Arts. The Tony-nominated smash hit Broadway show will play through June 12.

Directed by Tony and Olivier Award winner Matthew Warchus, Matilda The Musical is the story of an extraordinary little ...

Read More...

Wowza! The Illusionists—Live From Broadway Spectacle Begins Performances in Pittsburgh

Wowza! The Illusionists—Live From Broadway Spectacle Begins Performances in Pittsburgh

There's magic afoot at Heinz Hall! The Illusionists—Live From Broadway begins Pittsburgh performances on April 19 and will play through April 24.

The Illusionists—Live From Broadway brings some extraordinary illusionists to the stage. They thrill, mystify, shock and delight audiences with magic tricks, stunts and acts of wonder. The production features seven stars: Yu Ho-Jin (The Manipulator), Dan Sperry (The ...

Read More...

Go to the Hills! National Tour of Rodgers + Hammerstein's The Sound of Music Opens in Pittsburgh

Go to the Hills! National Tour of Rodgers + Hammerstein's The Sound of Music Opens in Pittsburgh

Your heart will be blessed with the sound of music and you'll sing once more! The new national tour of Rodgers + Hammerstein's The Sound of Music opens in Pittsburgh on March 22. Directed by Tony Award winner Jack O'Brien, the landmark musical will play the Benedum Center for the Performing Arts through March 27.

Featuring music by Richard Rodgers, lyrics ...

Read More...

Time to Fall in Love! National Tour of The Bridges of Madison County Opens in Pittsburgh

Time to Fall in Love! National Tour of The Bridges of Madison County Opens in Pittsburgh

If you've sailed across the oceans, past the cities and the farms, on a neverending quest for something new—here it is! The national tour of Jason Robert Brown's The Bridges of Madison County opens in Pittsburgh on March 8. The moving Broadway musical will play the Benedum Center for the Performing Arts through March 13.

Based on the acclaimed novel ...

Read More...

Go Blue! Blue Man Group Begins in Pittsburgh

Go Blue! Blue Man Group Begins in Pittsburgh

Being Blue never felt so good! The national tour of Blue Man Group begins performances in Pittsburgh on February 23. The show will play Heinz Hall through February 28.

Blue Man Group centers on three alien-like men covered in blue. The non-speaking but friendly characters guide the audience through a hilarious, eye-popping spectacle that incorporates percussive music, visual tricks, bold ...

Read More...

Leave Your Troubles Outside! National Tour of Cabaret Opens in Pittsburgh

Leave Your Troubles Outside! National Tour of Cabaret Opens in Pittsburgh

Come hear the music play! The national tour of Roundabout Theatre Company's Tony Award-winning revival of Cabaret opens in Pittsburgh on February 2. The iconic Kander and Ebb musical will play the Benedum Center for the Performing Arts through February 7.

Directed by BT McNicholl, with original direction and choreography by Oscar and Tony winners Sam Mendes and Rob Marshall ...

Read More...

Merry Old Land of Oz! Andrew Lloyd Webber’s New Staging of The Wizard of Oz Opens in Pittsburgh

The yellow brick road leads to Pittsburgh! The national tour of The Wizard of Oz begins performances on January 6. This new staging of the classic musical will play Heinz Hall through January 11.

Featuring all the songs from the beloved film, this new staging also includes new songs by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice. The production originated in ...

Read More...

Play in the Reindeer Games! Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical Begins in Pittsburgh

Come watch Rudolph guide Santa's sleigh tonight! The national tour of Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical begins performances in Pittsburgh on December 22. The show will play Heinz Hall and close on December 27.

Based on the TV classic, the story tells the tale of a young Rudolph who, because of the appearance of his bright, shining nose, is ...

Read More...

You're a D'Ysquith! Tony-Winning Musical A Gentleman's Guide to Love & Murder Opens in Pittsburgh

Oh, why are all the D'Ysquiths dying? The national tour of A Gentleman's Guide to Love & Murder opens in Pittsburgh on November 17. The Tony Award-winning musical will play Benedum Center for the Performing Arts through November 22. The show stars John Rapson and Kevin Massey.

A Gentleman's Guide to Love & Murder tells the uproarious story of Monty ...

Read More...

Feel the Earth Move! National Tour of Beautiful: The Carole King Musical Opens in Pittsburgh

We've got some kind of wonderful news for you! The national tour of Beautiful: The Carole King Musical opens in Pittsburgh on October 27. The hit Broadway musical will play the Benedum Center for the Performing Arts through November 1. Beautiful stars Abby Mueller as Carole King and Liam Tobin as Gerry Goffin.

Directed by Marc Bruni and with a ...

Read More...

Oh, What a Night! Jersey Boys Begins Performances in Pittsburgh

The national tour of Jersey Boys opens in Pittsburgh on September 22. The Tony-winning musical will play the Benedum Center for the Performing Arts through October 4.

Jersey Boys tells the story of how Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons went from being unknown New Jersey kids to international pop superstars. The show features over 30 hit songs, including “Sherry ...

Read More...

Lin-Manuel Miranda's Hamilton Begins Previews on Broadway

After months of buzz, Hamilton begins Great White Way previews on July 13. Lin-Manuel Miranda's off-Broadway hit will officially open on August 6 at the Richard Rodgers Theatre.

Directed by Thomas Kail and featuring a book, music and lyrics by Miranda, Hamilton is inspired by the book Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow. The new musical follows the scrappy young immigrant ...

Read More...

Amazing Grace, Starring Josh Young, Erin Mackey & Chuck Cooper, Begins Performances on Broadway

The sweet sound of Amazing Grace will be heard on Broadway from June 25, when previews begin of the new musical. Starring Josh Young, Erin Mackey, Tony winner Chuck Cooper and more, the show will officially open at the Nederlander Theatre on July 16.

Directed by Gabriel Barre and featuring music and lyrics by Christopher Smith and a book by ...

Read More...

Let's Dance! National Tour of Dirty Dancing Takes the Stage in Pittsburgh

It's time to come out of the corner and start dancing! The national tour of Dirty Dancing—The Classic Story on Stage, the musical based on the 1987 movie, begins performances in Pittsburgh on April 7. The show will play the Benedum Center for the Performing Arts and close on April 12.

It’s the summer of 1963, and 17-year-old Frances "Baby" ...

Read More...

Be Their Guest! Beauty and the Beast Opens in Pittsburgh

It's time to break out the dancing silverware. The national tour of Beauty and the Beast begins performances in Pittsburgh on March 31. The Disney musical will play Heinz Hall through April 5.

Beauty and the Beast tells the story of Belle, a young woman in a provincial French town, and the Beast, who is a young prince transformed by ...

Read More...

We've Got Magic to Do! Tony Award-Winning Pippin Opens in Pittsburgh

Join us! Come and waste an hour or two! The national tour of Pippin opens in Pittsburgh on January 20. The Tony Award-winning musical will play the Benedum Center for the Performing Arts through January 25.

Directed by Tony winner Diane Paulus, Pippin tells the story of a young prince on a death-defying journey to find meaning in his existence ...

Read More...

Seize the Day! The National Tour of Disney's Newsies Opens in Pittsburgh

"The King of New York" is carrying the banner all the way to Kentucky! The national tour of Disney's Newsies opens in Pittsburgh on November 25. The hit Broadway musical will play the Benedum Center for the Performing Arts through November 30.

Featuring a Tony-winning score with music by eight-time Oscar winner Alan Menken and lyrics by Jack Feldman, with ...

Read More...

It’s Nothing But Blue Skies as White Christmas Opens in Pittsburgh

The national tour of Irving Berlin’s White Christmas opens in Pittsburgh on November 18. The holiday musical will play the Benedum Center for the Performing Arts through November 23.

White Christmas tells the story of two showbiz buddies who put on a show in a picturesque Vermont inn and find their perfect mates in the bargain. Full of dancing, laughter ...

Read More...

A New Deal for Pittsburgh! National Tour of Annie Begins Performances

We think you're going to like it here! The new national tour of Annie opens in Pittsburgh on October 28. The Tony Award-winning musical will play the Benedum Center for the Performing Arts through November 2.

Annie tells the extraordinary story of a little orphan who spends ends up in the lap of luxury with Depression-era billionaire Oliver Warbucks. Unlike ...

Read More...
Shows Subscriptions Theaters Buzz