Music

  • KST Presents

    October 28

    9th Annual Halloween Mayhem

    Zombies, a costume parade, puppets, games and more fill Kelly Strayhorn Theater for our ninth annual Halloween Mayhem.

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    November 3

    Unblurred Dance Party – November

    On the first Friday of each month, people from all over the city come together on Penn Avenue for Unblurred meet artists and encounter works of photography, dance, painting, sculpture, music and spoken word.

  • KST Presents

    November 3

    Anthony Mitchell Jr / Noel Quintana – The Journey: Drums of Freedom

    Two highly regarded Pittsburgh musicians come together for a month-long exploration as part of KST’s Fresh Works residency program.

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    November 10 - 11

    Dahlak Brathwaite – Spiritrials

    Dahlak Brathwaite’s incisive humor transform a chilling personal story into a vital performance that layers character-driven storytelling and poetic verse with original songs to create a hybrid hip-hop drama, accompanied by beats from DJ Dion Decibels.

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    November 25

    Suite Life: Billy Strayhorn Birthday Bash

    The 10th Annual Suite Life is a musical tribute to the life and legacy of KST namesake Billy Strayhorn. Raised in Homewood, the legendary pianist, arranger and composer studied music at an early age, then joined musical ensembles, performed on local radio and wrote music, before making an indelible mark in the world of jazz.

  • KST Presents

    December 1

    Unblurred Dance Party – December

    On the first Friday of each month, people from all over the city come together on Penn Avenue for Unblurred meet artists and encounter works of photography, dance, painting, sculpture, music and spoken word.

  • KST Presents

    December 1

    Maree ReMalia / Gigi Gatewood / Lillian Cho

    Choreographer Maree ReMalia, video artist and photographer Gigi Gatewood and dance Lillian Cho employ their Fresh Works residency to forge a new collaborative project that blends movement, storytelling, live performance and visuals in ways in that convey a spectrum of experience, illuminate poignant moments and incite thoughtful humor.

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    December 15 - 16

    slowdanger / MICHIYAYA Dance

    The culmination of a six-month, bi-city exchange, this evening of experimental and interdisciplinary dance performances explores our identities as constantly shifting states of being, of boundaries defined and refined by the spaces we inhabit.