Arts and Culture Calendar 3-11-15


Thursday 12

Katt Williams
Uplift Enterprises and others present Katt Williams Live in his “Born Again…Again” at 7:30 p.m. at Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hall, 4141 Fifth Ave., Oakland. Katt Williams, one of today’s funniest comics, has headlined several comedy tours and specials; has been featured in movies such as “First Sunday” and “Friday After Next;” and has had reoccurring roles in television shows like “My Wife and Kids” and “Wild ‘n Out.” VIP tickets are available. For more information, call 412-865-9454 or visit

Friday 13

Jazz at Andys
Andys Wine Bar at the Fairmont Pittsburgh Hotel presents Jazz at Andys from 8 p.m.-12 a.m. at 510 Market St., Downtown. Every Tuesday through Saturday, local musicians will perform live. It is open to the public. For more information, visit
Salsa Fridays
The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust presents Salsa Fridays from at 11 p.m. at Cabaret at Theater Square, 655 Penn Ave., Cultural District. Every Friday, guests can enjoy an evening of music, dancing and fun. Free salsa lessons are available, followed by music from local DJs until 1:45 a.m. This is a 21 and over event. For more information, call 412-456-6666 or visit

Saturday 14

Wine in the Wilderness
demaskus Theater Collective and the Community Engagement Department of the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust present “Wine in the Wilderness” at 7 p.m. at the Trust Arts Education Center, Pierce Studio, The James E. Rohr Building at 805-807 Liberty Ave., Cultural District. “Wine in the Wilderness,” written by Alice Childress, is part of the SHE SAID 2015 production and takes place during the Harlem race riots in 1964. It explores the perceptions of the Black community from within the community. The production will run through March 15. For more information, visit

Sunday 15

Pittsburgh Playwrights Theatre Company presents “Dinah” at 3 p.m. at the Pittsburgh Playwrights Theatre, 937 Liberty Ave., Cultural District. The musical “Dinah,” written and directed by Ernest McCarty, is about 1950s African American songstress Dinah Washington and provides a powerful insight into her tragic and often controversial life. The show runs through April 5. For more information, visit

Monday 16

Savoy Jazz
Savoy Restaurant presents Savoy Jazz Mondays from 5-9 p.m. at 2623 Penn Ave., Strip District. Every Monday guests can enjoy live jazz in a sophisticated atmosphere. The attire is business casual. The evening’s musicians will be The Tim Stevens/ Leonard Johnson Project. For more information, call 412-281-0660 or visit

Tuesday 17

The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust presents JazzLive at 5 p.m. at the Backstage Bar at Theater Square, 655 Penn Ave., Cultural District. Every Tuesday guests can celebrate a decade of jazz in the Cultural District and enjoy hot jazz from some of the most talented musicians. Jazz trombonist Jeff Bush will be the featured musician. For more information, call 412-456-6666 or visit
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