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Pittsburgh Opera regretfully cancels ‘Carmen’ and all public events through April 5

  Pittsburgh Opera regretfully cancels ‘Carmen’ and all public events through April 5   It is with great sadness...

 

CANCELED-Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre Opens “Here + Now” Presented by BNY Mellon at the August Wilson African American Cultural Center

CANCELED Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre Opens “Here + Now” Presented by BNY Mellon at the August Wilson African American...

 

"Lure of the Boards" Pulls Blair Underwood Back to Broadway

After eight years, Blair Underwood returned to Broadway in January, starring as Capt. Richard Davenport in "A Soldier's Play." The...

 

Comcast Celebrates Black History Month With Smithsonian Channel Documentary

Comcast Celebrates Black History Month With Smithsonian Channel Documentary    This post about Smithsonian...

 

Carnegie Museum of Art Announces a Season of Socially Responsive Exhibitions

Carnegie Museum of Art Announces a Season of Socially Responsive Exhibitions In 2020 Carnegie Museum of Art (CMOA) welcomes a dynamic range...

 

Tami Lee Hughes: The Legacy Show, The Hillman Performing Series

The Hillman Performing Arts Series is proud to present...

 

Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre Opens "Beauty and the Beast" Presented by PNC over Valentine's Day Weekend

    Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre (PBT) will stage a two-week run of Lew Christensen’s “Beauty and the Beast”...

 

Point Park University Celebrates the Contributions of Dancers of Color during Black History Month

  Point Park University Celebrates the Contributions of Dancers of Color during Black History Month    ...

 

WHO LOVED YOU INTO BEING? A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood

WHO LOVED YOU INTO BEING? A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood   During his 1997 acceptance speech for his Daytime Emmys...

 

New Jazz Chair Brings Fresh Approach to Pitt

New Jazz Chair Brings Fresh Approach to Pitt Flutist Nicole Mitchell, Pitt’s new William S. Dietrich II Endowed Chair in Jazz...

 

Local legends come to life with Yinzer Scrooged: A Pittsburgh Christmas Carol

Bricolage’s Midnight Radio Series brings Local Icons to Life with Yinzer Scrooged: A Pittsburgh Christmas Carol   Yinzer...

 

Billy Porter Makes History at Emmys

Billy Porter Makes History at Emmys           With an Emmy Award Sunday night, Billy Porter is...

 

Inaugural Excellence in Theatre Education Award Reinforces the Power of the Arts

      Corey Mitchell watched the 2014 telecast of the Tony Awards as Carnegie Mellon University School of Drama alumni...

 

Netflix to Adapt August Wilson's Play "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom" into a feature film, Pittsburgh will be location for filming

NETFLIX TO ADAPT AUGUST WILSON’S AWARD-WINNING PLAY “MA RAINEY’S BLACK BOTTOM” INTO A FEATURE FILM   Filming...

 

Charges dropped against Jussie Smollett statement from Smolletts attorneys

Charges dropped against Jussie Smollett – statement from Smollett’s attorneys Statement from Jussie’s Smollett’s...

 

PUM Film Review: BLACK, Traffic Stop Death Triggers Revolt in Black Lives Matter Drama

Black PUM Film Review by Kam Williams     Traffic Stop Death Triggers Revolt in Black Lives Matter Drama...

 

AI, Robotics To Change Artistic Production, Drama in 2019

AI, Robotics To Change Artistic Production, Drama in 2019 Peter Cooke, head of CMU's School of Drama, predicts more productions both on...

 

PUM Film Review: If Beale Street Could Talk

If Beale Street Could Talk Film Review by Kam Williams PUM Contributor      Barry Jenkins Directs Faithful...

 

PUM Film Review: Widows

Widows Film Review by Kam Williams PUM Contributor     The Windy City Serves as Setting for Adaptation of Brit...

 

Movies opening Thanksgiving 2018

OPENING THIS WEEK Kam's Kapsules Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun by Kam...

 

PUM Film Review: The Girl in the Spider's Web

The Girl in the Spider's Web Film Review by Kam Williams PUM Contributor     Claire Foy Shows Her Versatility as...

 

PUM Film Review: The Hate U Give

The Hate U Give PUM Film Review by Kam Williams     Amandla Stenberg Stars in Adaptation of Searing, Inner...

 

Point Park University Pulls Back the Curtain on the New Pittsburgh Playhouse

Pittsburgh Playhouse at Point Park University Opens to   Students, Audiences and the Downtown Community...

 

PUM One on One-James LaRosa The Hit the Floor Interview

  James LaRosa The “Hit the Floor” Interview  with Kam Williams PUM Contributor A Timely...

 

PUM Film Review: Uncle Drew, It's Geriatric Legends vs. Youngbloods in Rucker Park Hoops Comedy

Uncle Drew PUM Film   Review by Kam Williams   It's Geriatric Legends vs. Youngbloods in Rucker Park...

 

PUM One on One: Wim Wenders Pope Francis: A Man of His Word Interview

Wim Wenders “ Pope Francis: A Man of His Word” Interview with Kam Williams PUM Contributor  ...

 

Ranjit Arapurakal-Jersey-Raised Rocker on World Tour Takes a Pause for the Cause

PUM One on One: Ranjit Arapurakal Interview with Kam Williams PUM Contributor     Jersey-Raised Rocker on...

 

The Gospel According to Andr (PUM Film Review)

The Gospel Accor ding to André Film   Review by Kam Williams PUM Contributor   Riveting...

 

Melinda Janko The 100 Years: One Woman's Fight for Justice Interview

Melinda Janko The “100 Years: One Woman's Fight for Justice” Interview with Kam Williams PUM contributor...

 

PUM One on One: Deon Taylor -The Hardest Working Brother in Hollywood!

Deon Taylor The “Traffik” Interview with Kam Williams PUM Contributor     The Hardest...

 

PUM Film Review: Beirut

Beirut Film   Review by Kam Williams PUM Contributor        ...

 

Michael Eric Dyson The Raw Word Interview

Michael Eric Dyson “ The Raw Word” Interview with Kam Williams PUM Contributor Dr....

 

PUM Film Review: Ready Player One

Ready Player One PUM Film   Review by Kam Williams Gamers Search for Easter Egg in Ultimate Virtual...

 

PUM Film Review: Chappaquiddick-Damning Docudrama Revisits Kennedy Cover-Up of Tragic Car Accident

Chappaquiddick PUM Film   Review by Kam Williams   Damning Docudrama Revisits Kennedy Cover-Up of Tragic...

 

The 2018-19 PNC Broadway in Pittsburgh Season Announced: Hamilton in the mix!

PITTSBURGH CULTURAL TRUST ANNOUNCES PNC BROADWAY IN PITTSBURGH 2018-19 SEASON  The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust is thrilled to...

 

PUM One on One: Lena Waithe The Ready Player One Interview

Lena Waithe The “Ready Player One” Interview with Kam Williams PUM Contributor     Lena's...

 

PUM One on One: Trevante Rhodes The 12 Strong Interview

Trevante Rhodes The “12 Strong” Interview with Kam Williams PUM Contributor     A...

 

PUM Film Review: The Post

The Post PUM Film   Review by Kam Williams Hanks and Streep Co-Star in Spielberg Freedom of the Press...

 

PUM Film Review: What Lies Upstream

What Lies Upstream PUM Film   Review by Kam Williams   Eco-Expose' Warns of Fallout of Unchecked...

 

PUM One on One - Ray Fisher The Justice League Interview

Ray Fisher The “Justice League” Interview with Kam Williams PUM Contributor    ...

 

Mudbound Film Review - Returning WWII Vets Forge Unlikely Friendship across Color Line in Searing Southern Saga

Mudbound PUM Film   Review by Kam Williams   Returning WWII Vets Forge Unlikely Friendship across...

 

Cory Hardrict The Destined Interview

  Cory Hardrict The “Destined” Interview with Kam Williams PUM Contributor  ...

 

Gad, Odom, Jr. Join Powerhouse Cast in Murder on the Orient Express

  Gad, Odom, Jr. Join Powerhouse Cast in “Murder on the Orient Express” By Erin Scott  Email Nearly two...

 

PUM Film Review: Roman J. Israel, Esq.

Roman J. Israel, Esq. Film   Review by Kam Williams Denzel Delivers Oscar-Quality Performance as Attorney...

 

Mayhem (FILM REVIEW)

  Mayhem Film   Review by Kam Williams   Attorney and Client Turn on Abusive Law Firm in...

 

PUM Film Review: Murder on the Orient Express

Murder on the Orient Express Film   Review by Kam Williams   Complex Costume Drama Does Justice to...

 

PUM One on One: Maggie Betts The Novitiate Interview

Maggie Betts The “Novitiate” Interview with Kam Williams PUM Contributor     Betting on...

 

Legendary Director Reflects on Shooting Classic Surfing Documentary

Legendary Director Reflects on Shooting Classic Surfing Documentary   Born in San Francisco on December 1,...

 

PUM One on One: Kim Fields - The "A Question of Faith" Interview

Kim Fields The “A Question of Faith” Interview with Kam Williams PUM Contributor   Fields Revealed!...

 

Martial Arts Master Expounds on Playing the Legendary Bruce Lee, Philip Ng The Birth of the Dragon Interview

  Philip Ng The “ Birth of the Dragon ” Interview with Kam Williams PUM Contributor...

 
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