KST Presents

  • KST Presents

    October 26, 2019

    12th Annual Halloween Mayhem

    With spooky activities, hands-on crafts in our lobby, and a series of youth-led performances in our theater, Halloween Mayhem has become an East Liberty family tradition.

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    November 1, 2019

    Jameelah Platt & 
Lost Culture Dance Crew, Freshworks Residency Presentation

    Visual artist Jameelah Platt teams with the Lost Culture Dance Crew to combine dance, film, photography, and painting into a visual language that illustrates underrepresented, misrepresented and concealed narratives.

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    November 9, 2019

    Toi Derricotte, Writing the Difficult Poem: A Writing Workshop

    Award-winning Pittsburgh poet Toi Derricotte offers a series of workshops that invite writers of all levels to find their way into, and through, the difficult poem.

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    November 14-16, 2019

    My People: A QTPOC Festival of the Arts

    This year’s edition of My People—KST’s annual series that centers QTPOC artists through performances, screenings, and conversations—is curated by Pittsburgh theater director Adil Mansoor and includes featured guest artist Mariana Valencia.

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    November 15-16, 2019

    Mariana Valencia, ALBUM

    With observations both humorous and grave, Mariana Valencia unites text, song, and dance inside the content of her "ALBUM." Valencia’s body becomes an archive—a photo album, a record album, a herstorical album—in her effort to frame, to preserve, and perform her self.

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    November 20, 2019

    Performance on Screen: Ralph Lemon

    Staycee Pearl presents Ralph Lemon’s 2010 work, "How Can You Stay In The House All Day And Not Go Anywhere?" and guides a discussion into the work, sharing context and perspective on the artist—paired with a wine chosen to fuel this evening of heady fun.

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    November 21, 2019

    Neighborhood Happy Hour

    This monthly social at the KST Lobby Bar offers an opportunity to meet your neighbors and grab a snack from a local food truck and features invited guests to spark conversation.

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    November 23, 2019

    12th Annual Suite Life: Billy Strayhorn Birthday Bash

    A KST tradition, Suite Life is a musical tribute to the life and legacy of KST namesake Billy Strayhorn. It’s an unforgettable evening of lush sounds and lively jazz classics, all in support of your favorite neighborhood cultural center.

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    December 6, 2019

    Ru Emmons & Corrine Jasmin, Freshworks Residency Presentation

    Through movement, sound and spoken language, and visual art, the duo seek to uncover the power of living in the in- between, exploring the corners of identity, interconnectedness, and a queer futurism.

  • KST Presents

    December 7, 2019

    Toi Derricotte, Writing the Difficult Poem: A Writing Workshop

    Award-winning Pittsburgh poet Toi Derricotte offers a series of workshops that invite writers of all levels to find their way into, and through, the difficult poem.

  • KST Presents

    December 7, 2019

    Let’s Move! Family Dance Party

    KST’s Let’s Move! Family Dance Party features a wintry mix of festive music, crafts, and seasonal treats for the young and young at heart. 

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    December 11, 2019

    Performance on Screen: Tina Satter

    Bonnie Gabel presents Tina Stater's "Ghost Rings" and guides a discussion into the work, sharing context and perspective on the artist—paired with a wine chosen to fuel this evening of heady fun.

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    December 13, 2019

    LoRen, No Covers

    No Covers is an evening of new music that highlights original work from up-and-coming singer/songwriters, curated by FUTUREMAKERS Fellow and artist LoRen.

  • KST Presents

    December 19, 2019

    Neighborhood Happy Hour

    This monthly social at the KST Lobby Bar offers an opportunity to meet your neighbors and grab a snack from a local food truck and features invited guests to spark conversation.