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Thursday, October 9, 2014

Carnegie Mellon's School of Drama Presents Cabaret Evening Featuring Acclaimed Artist Andrew Lippa

Andrew LippaLippa, a composer and songwriter best known for his music and lyrics for Broadway musicals such as "The Addams Family," "Big Fish" and "The Wild Party," will accompany the musical theater ensemble of Carnegie Mellon's School of Drama for an evening of song Sunday, Oct. 26, at CLO Cabaret at Theater Square. MORE
Wednesday, October 8, 2014

"Neurons and Other Memories" Opens at CMU's Miller Gallery

Brain ArtCurated by Adjunct Associate Professor Patricia Maurides in collaboration with the Center for Neural Basis of Cognition (CNBC), a joint program between CMU and the University of Pittsburgh, the exhibition features investigations, translations and reflections of neural mechanisms by artists and neuroscientists. The exhibit runs Oct. 10 - 26.
Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Carnegie Mellon’s School of Drama Presents August Wilson’s "Seven Guitars,” Directed by Cameron Knight

Seven Guitars ImageWilson, the Pittsburgh-born, Pulitzer prize-winning playwright known as “the American Shakespeare,” brings the 1940s Hill District back to life in “Seven Guitars.” The show opens Oct. 2 and runs through Oct. 11.
Monday, September 29, 2014

Sergey Schepkin, Associate Professor of Piano, To Perform Bach's Six Keyboard Partitas on Oct. 11

SchepkinThe 7:30 p.m. recital at Mellon Institute Auditorium in Oakland will be the first of three Partitas recitals that Schepkin will give to celebrate the 20th anniversary of his first performance of the cycle. Schepkin started performing Bach's Partitas as a cycle 20 years ago while he was a doctoral student at New England Conservatory. His performances of the Partitas have garnered him great acclaim from The New York Times and The Boston Globe. MORE
Friday, September 26, 2014

Internationally Renowned Pianist and Conductor Barry Douglas To Conduct Carnegie Mellon's Philharmonic, Oct. 12

Barry DouglasDouglas will lead the Philharmonic at 7:30 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 12 at Carnegie Music Hall.
Thursday, September 18, 2014

Carnegie Mellon's Miller Gallery Opens New Section of Pittsburgh Biennial

Pittsburgh BiennialThe Miller Gallery's exhibition features an eclectic group of artists who have collected and reconfigured the data and debris of today's world to produce works with a fresh perspective. Throughout the exhibition, a rotating roster of presentations will showcase innovative experiments in dance, social practice, performance and more. MORE