Upcoming Events

  • KST Presents

    Saturday, October 31

    Halloween Mayhem A Virtual Variety Show

    Halloween Mayhem is a Virtual Variety Show featuring performances from and for young folks! Hosted by KST’s Drag Queen in Residence Akasha L. Van Cartier.

  • Tuesday, November 3

    Election Day!

    The U.S. General Election takes place November 3rd, 2020. In-person polls are open from 7:00am - 8:00pm, and all mail-in absentee ballots must be returned in person to the county by 8:00pm OR postmarked by the end of day.

  • KST Presents

    Saturday, November 7

    Drag Queen Story Time with Akasha L. Van Cartier and Leia Way LeStat

    Drag Queen Story Time is just what it sounds like—drag queens reading stories to children! Drag Queen Story Time with Pittsburgh’s own Akasha L. Van Cartier and Leia Way LeStat to share two stories along with songs and dances.

  • KST Presents

    Tuesday, November 10

    Open Applications Info Session

    Join us on zoom for this info session about upcoming application based opportunities at KST. KST Senior Producer Ben Pryor will walk attendees through the guidelines and application forms for each of these opportunities to help clarify the intentions of the applications and answer any questions prospective applicants may have.

  • KST Presents

    Thursday, November 12

    7NMS | A Literary Cypher

    7NMS | A Literary Cypher is a dialogue being held virtually between Artist and Emcee, Everett Saunders, music producer, Rahaman Kilpatrick, multidisciplinary artist and choreographer Marjani Forté-Saunders, and Farooq Ameen Al-Said of 1Hood Media.

  • KST Presents

    Tuesday, November 17

    PENN AVENUE LIVE

    In collaboration with arts organizations from coast to coast, The Kennedy Center’s Art Across America presents 20 weeks of free, online programming available on Facebook Live, YouTube, and kennedy-center.org, five days a week at 4:00 pm.

  • KST Presents

    Friday, November 20

    Devas ex Machina: A Conversation about God(s), South Asians, and Queers

    A Conversation about God(s), South Asians, and Queers, Adil Mansoor gathers filmmakers Sharlene Bamboat and Sowjanya Kudva for a conversation about God and faith in South Asian families and identities across religious practices. 

  • KST Presents

    Saturday, November 28

    Suite Life: 2020! A Celebration of KST’s Namesakes: Billy Strayhorn & Gene Kelly!

    This year, Kelly Strayhorn Theater (KST) is honoring our namesakes, 20th century entertainment legends, Gene Kelly and Billy Strayhorn for the first time, together at our annual benefit concert Suite Life set for Saturday, November 28 2020 at 7:00pm

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