Tickets & Events

9th Annual Full Bloom Summer Dance Party

KST Presents

7p–9p VIP Reception
9p–12a Dance Party
Kelly Strayhorn Theater
5941 Penn Ave :: Map

One of Pittsburgh’s Top-10 Parties!
—Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

Full Bloom is KST’s annual benefit bash and celebration of summer in the city! Every June, East Liberty heats up as crowds from all corners of the city converge at Full Bloom for live performances, food and drinks from the East End’s best bars and restaurants, and a dance floor that’s home to the best movers and shakers in the city.

All proceeds go toward the Kelly Strayhorn Theater and summer programming series, East Liberty LIVE!

Host Committee

Bill & Gretchen Generett, Event Chairs

Kirk B. Burkley & Penny Zacharias | Betty Cruz & Paul Perowicz | Ilana Diamond & Roni Rosenfeld | Anthony Dolan | Sallyann Kluz & Arthur D. Allen | Cathy Lewis Long & Rob Long | Olivia T. Payne & Dr. Kirill Kiselyov | Norman & Patricia Sadeh | Richard Smith & Randy Smith | Lara E. Washington & Ken Spruill | Janis Burley Wilson

Get your tickets today!

Presenting Sponsor

Silver Sponsor

Bronze Sponsor


The Mosites Company

Hotel Indigo Pittsburgh East Liberty

Patron Sponsors

AccentureAce Hotel Pittsburgh| Alphabet City Development | Dollar Bank Foundation |
Rugby Realty / DraxxHall Realty | Urban Innovation 21Wagner Agency

Media Sponsors


Food and Beverage Sponsors

We thank our local restaurants for supporting Full Bloom with delicious offerings. Visit them when you come to the theater.

Couch Brewery | D’Andrea Wines & Liquor Imports | Dinette | East End Food Co-op |

Everyday’s a Sundae Cafe
Franktuary | Greek Gourmet | Paris 66 BistroPark Bruges |

Patron | Pizza Taglia | PlumTANA EthiopianTrader Joe’s | Twisted Frenchman | 

Urban TapWallace’s Tap Room | Whifield

In-kind Sponsors

Alex’s East End Flower Shoppe

Additional Thanks

Bookminders | Green & Bridges LLP | Shadyside Inn |

Strassburger McKenna Gutnick & Gefsky (SMGG)Trust-Franklin Press

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