Latest Past Events

Reaching for the Moon Presented by ReelQ Film Festival

City of Asylum @ Home

This sumptuous English-language ‘50s piece recounts the mid-life years of Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Elizabeth Bishop (play by Mirando Otto, Lord of the Rings), when she left America to live and write in Rio de Janiero. In Brazil Bishop would also fall in love with well-off architect Lota de Macedo Soares. Initial hostilities between the pair make way for a complicated yet long-lasting love affair that dramatically alters Bishop’s relationship to the world around her.

AfroHORN

Alphabet City 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh

AfroHORN is a 5-piece big band project conceived by drummer and composer Francisco Mora-Catlett. It is a coming together of masterful and highly-acclaimed musicians who explore the musical connections between the Caribbean, America, Africa, and Latin America.

The Everyday Pandemic Presented by Sampsonia Way Magazine

Alphabet City 40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh

Join the staff writers from Sampsonia Way Magazine for a launch party celebrating the magazine’s new website and its newest series: “The Everyday Pandemic.”