Upcoming Events

  • December 19

    Listen Is Silent Poetry Slam

    This poetry slam is set up to listen to stories of the young people throughout our cities. Five minutes on stage is the cry, the laughter, the pain and the joy of some people.

  • KST Presents

    December 20


    ..::AFROHEAT! 8::.. A Dance Party Celebration of Afrobeat music from the Past, Present & Future. DJ Vex & DJ Smi specialize in Rare & Classic Afrobeat music, with a healthy dose of some of the newest "Afrobeat" tunes coming out of the continent today including endless amounts of remixed and reworked sounds from Producers around the globe.

  • KST Presents

    January 19

    East Liberty Celebrates MLK

    Music and dance highlight an afternoon of activities that celebrate the life and legacy of slain civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

  • KST Presents

    February 27–28

    Malpaso Dance Company

    In partnership with The Joyce Theater in New York City, KST proudly presents the U.S. premiere of two new pieces by Cuba’s own Malpaso Dance Company, featuring choreography by Trey McIntyre and music by Grammy award-winning musician Arturo O’Farrill.

Classes + Workshops

  • Saturday Mornings

    The Alloy School: Spring 2015

    The Alloy School, a program of the Kelly Strayhorn Theater, offers non-competitive community classes for children ages 3 to 12 years. Classes run from November 8 to December 13 and are held at 5530 Penn Avenue in Friendship, entrance on Stratford Ave. Each offering is just *$5.