Tickets & Events
February 27, 2018 | 6:30pm
Music industry professionals are invited to attend this public meeting, which will include a panel of area music professionals in a conversation focused on the Pittsburgh music community’s current challenges and opportunities.
March 3, 2018 | 8:00pm
Jason Moran, a performer whom NPR Music calls “a leading jazz pianist of this era,” comes to Pittsburgh with his group The Bandwagon—bassist Tarus Mateen and drummer Nasheet Waits—artist who have challenged the status quo and earned a reputation as the future of jazz.
March 9 - 10, 2018 | 8:00pm
Soil is an intercultural dance-theater work conceived and directed by Michael Sakamoto and co-created with three performers who embody distinct traditions: Cambodian classical and contemporary dancer Chey Chankethya, Thai traditional and contemporary dancer Waewdao Sirisook, and Vietnamese-American contemporary dancer Nguyen Nguyen.
April 6, 2018 | 8:00pm - 11:00pm
Chill, vibe and dance the night away at KST’s Alloy Studios guest with DJs and themed evenings.
April 13 - 14, 2018 | 8:00pm
For his latest work, award-winning director/designer/performer Thaddeus Phillips deploys an assemblage of custom-crafted inflatable scenery that expands, contracts and collapses as he explores a universe of creation and destruction. Starting with a reprinted edition of Carl Sagan's legendary Golden Record—humanity’s most viable message to other worlds, launched into space in 1977—Phillips theatrically examines a selected archival history of life on earth.
May 18 - 19, 2018 | Please See Below
KST’s newMoves Contemporary Dance Festival shines a spotlight on contemporary dance and on new and established talent here and outside of the region. Launched in 2009, the festival plays a vital role in the local dance scene by fostering new works and connections and encouraging choreographers to take creative risks. Most of the works are new projects in development and/or are produced by early-career artists.
May 25 - 26, 2018 | 8:00pm
Mary’s Daughter: Memoirs of an Artivist is a one woman play about the life and times of Melanie Carter, artistically known as the Hip Hop Artivist, Blak Rapp Madusa. An autobiographical satire filled drama that seeks to contextualize black women's lives as a complex interaction of identities and illustrate the intersecting issues of race gender, religion, activism and mass incarceration with hip hop as a lens to view cultural climate in which they exist.
June 2, 2018 | Please See Below
Put on your dancing shoes for Full Bloom, KST’s celebration of summer in the city. The annual benefit bash pulses with energy as visitors flock to East Liberty for live performances, food and drink from the best East End bars and restaurants, and a playlist of awesome dance music.