Michael Clark Company presents an evening of dance works
When: November 1st at 8:00 p.m.
Where: Byham Theater, 101 6th Street, downtown
Cost: Tickets start at $19, click HERE for details and purchase
In this Pittsburgh Dance Council production, British choreographer, Michael Clark, fuses classical and punk styles, featuring the music of David Bowie and Iggy Pop. The program contains partial nudity.
Gia T. Cacalano presents Map of Love
When: November 2nd at 4:00 p.m.
Where: Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, 6300 Fifth Avenue in Shadyside
Cost: $5 at the door
Gia Cacalano will perform an instant composition solo in celebration of the Pittsburgh Biennial. Her character will portray the “Sea of Indifference.”
TanzTheater André Koslowski presents A Cantankerous Wiegenlied
When: November 7th and 8th at 8:00 p.m.
Where: Kelly Strayhorn Theater, 5941 Penn Avenue in East Liberty
Cost: $25 for general admission, $20 for 15206 residents, $15 for students/artists, $10 for groups of 10+, click HERE for purchase
A Cantankerous Wiegenlied is a new work of dance theater, built from Koslowski’s 2013 piece, Wiegenlied. Koslowski uses his signature dark humor against a backdrop of trash and dead trees.
The Pillow Project presents In the Blink of a Decade
When: November 8th, 8:00 p.m.-Midnight (performances throughout the evening)
Where: The Space Upstairs, 214 N. Lexington Street in Point Breeze
Cost: $15 for general admission, $10 for students, at the door
The Pillow Project celebrates its 10th anniversary with a jazz event featuring performances of old and new work, a 40 foot chalk timeline, photos, and video images.
Jasmine Hearn and Jhon Stronks present B.L.K.gurls -n- W.H.T. bois singin’ ’bout gawd
When: November 13th at 7:30 and 8:30 p.m.
Where: BUNKERprojects, 5106 Penn Avenue
Cost: $10 suggested donation, at the door
The evening will include solos and duets by Jasmine Hearn and Jhon Stronks. The work explores the fluidity of gender and race, and includes some nudity.
Shana Simmons Dance presents Passenger
When: November 14th and 15th at 8:00 p.m.
Where: The National Aviary, 700 Arch Street on the North Side
Cost: $35 for general admission, $25 for artists (door only, if available), $15 for students with valid ID (one ticket per student), click HERE for purchase
In this new piece, Simmons explores the impact of animal extinction and how it relates to humans. Through the research of birds’ habits and history, the performers create a dance experience that spans different rooms of the Aviary.
Staycee Pearl dance project presents INTERIM: RUN/HOUSE PARTY
When: November 22nd at 8:00 p.m.
Where: PearlArts Studios, 201 N. Braddock Avenue
Cost: $20 for general admission, $15 for artists, at the door
Join choreographer, Staycee Pearl, and her dancers in an evening that includes old favorites and new works, with special guest appearances. Stay and enjoy a post-performance dance party with DJ Soy Sos.