All Ages

Date
January 27, 2013

Joy Ike CD Release Party

January 29, 2013

An Evening with Al Gore

Temple Sinai in Squirrel Hill will be have an evening of discussion and play a live broadcast of former vice president Al Gore's visionary assessment of how our planet will change in the decades to come. Gore will discuss six critical drivers of global change laid out in his new book, The Future and surveys our planet’s beclouded horizon to offer a sober, learned and ultimately hopeful forecast.
Schedule is as follows:
7:15 PM — Open Discussion “Our Food, Our Environment and Ourselves” with Rabbi Ron Symons and Jackie Braslawsce, in celebration of Jewish Arbor Day (Tu b’Shevat), with drinks and tapas tastings for all.
8:00 PM — Broadcast

January 31, 2013

Education Seminar: Songwriter's Studio

Delve into the artistry of songwriting with Greg Joseph, songwriter, singer, bassist and spokesman for The Clarks. Learn creative techniques for writing your own songs.

With more than 25 years of experience writing powerful pop songs for The Clarks and commercial jingles for radio and TV, Greg brings a deep understanding of what it takes to write memorable hooks, riffs and lyrics.

The interactive workshop, on Thurs., Jan. 31 at 7 p.m. in WYEP’s Community Broadcast Center, will take you through the creative process of writing a song and how to turn a great idea into a memorable song. Participants are asked to bring their acoustic guitar or keyboard, notepad and portable recorder (if you have one).

Tickets for the event will be $60 for members and $75 for nonmembers. A limited amount of participants will be accepted into the workshop, so reserve your ticket now!

February 1, 2013

Lotus

February 2, 2013

Celebrate Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra presents, "Celebrate Pittsburgh!"

Pittsburgh is a city full of traditions. Join Katy Williams and CLO Academy Tap Dancers as they commemorate one of Pittsburgh's most iconic dancers Gene Kelly in "Singing in the Rain." Joe Negri, frequent guest on Mr. Roger's Neighborhood and one of Pittsburgh's most famous jazz musicians, performs in celebration of the "City of Steel." Your Pittsburgh pride will be in the spotlight for this special community concert!

February 3, 2013

WYEP's 13th Annual Alternative Souper Bowl

WYEP invites you to enjoy local music and help tackle hunger in our community. Our 13th annual Alternative Souper Bowl is a free event that features a live broadcast with local artists.

Sunday, February 3 - Noon - 3pm - Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh - Main, Oakland

This year's performers include:
Broken Fences
The Deceptions
The Billy Price Band

...and a special performance by the Pitt Repertory Theatre

Please bring a non-perishable donation for HEARTH, a local shelter for displaced women and their children. This event is free and open to the public, and portions will be broadcast live on 91.3fm WYEP.

Donation Needs at HEARTH

Non-food:

Diapers sizes 3 and up
Women's deodorant
Women's shaving cream
Maxi pads
Tampons
Plastic wrap
Aluminum foil
Trash bags
Clorox wipes
Laundry detergent
Bleach
Dish soap
Dryer sheets
Bathroom cleaners
409
Clorox cleaners
Window cleaner
Lysol or Pine Sol floor cleaner
Sponges
Sponge mops

Food:

Ketchup
Mustard
Salad dressing
Barbeque sauce
Pasta
Pasta sauce
Canned pasta meals, like Spaghettios
Macaroni and cheese
Noodle sides
Rice sides
Cereal
Juice
Granola and cereal bars
Fruit and pudding cups
Spices
Snack crackers
Cream of chicken soup
Cream of mushroom soup
Peanut butter

February 5, 2013

The Lumineers - SOLD OUT

February 6, 2013

Walk The Moon

February 9, 2013

¡Amigos Live!

¡Amigos Live! is a rock concert featuring a full performance of the beautiful ¡Three Amigos! film score as a massive, rock-based adaptation. The show features a 7-person rock band with guest string section and featured musicians. The show also features Miguel’s Mariachi Fiesta and Latin-rock act Guaracha. The multimedia event will showcase clips from Orion Czarnecki’s in-progress Amigo documentary, an independent film centered around his nationwide journey to revisit the passion and comedy behind the 25-year-old film.

February 16, 2013

A Modern Twist: Attack Theatre + Cello Fury

Sponsored by Gateway to the Arts.
Cello Fury's energetic set includes classical favorites and pop cover songs. Attack Theatre, with "ninja-like intensity," blends contemporary dance with live music, multimedia and interdisciplinary art forms to create passionate pieces that emphasize the humanity in dance.

February 24, 2013

Murder By Death / Man Man

February 26, 2013

Rebecca Loebe & Jann Klose

March 7, 2013

Steve Kimock

March 14, 2013

Old 97s

March 14, 2013

Inspire Speaker Series: Food For Big Thoughts: Eat & Live Healthy

Join Green Building Alliance (GBA) and Phipps Conservatory for the INSPIRE SPEAKER SERIES! Each event welcomes motivational local and national guest speakers on the second Thursday of each month. These experienced and inspiring speakers will present on a variety of topics that we can all apply to our schools, businesses and communities.

The meeting in March features National Guest Stephen Ritz (Educator, TED Speaker, & Healthy Food Advocate) & his students from the South Bronx.

To register for the event, visit the Green Building Alliance site.

March 16, 2013

The Wizard of OZ: the classic film with orchestra

Experience the classic film The Wizard of Oz as you never have before - accompanied by the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra! The beloved film received Academy Awards for Best Original Music Score and Best Song with "Over the Rainbow." See the film and hear the music that has captured the hearts and imaginations of generationis with your PSO at Heinz Hall.

March 17, 2013

The Pietasters

March 19, 2013

Todd Snider

Reduced Capacity / Seated Event

March 20, 2013

Fred Rogers Good Neighbor Day

The United Way of Allegheny County will honor the life and work of Pittsburgh icon Fred Rogers with their 3rd annual Fred Rogers Good Neighbor Day. On March 20th, (what would have been Mister Rogers' 85th birthday!) his legacy will be celebrated with sweater drives, community art projects, and and a special evening of awards at the Children's Museum. 

Join WYEP in Market Square on Wednesday, March 20 from 11:30am - 1pm for a live performance by Neighbours, along with fun and surprises.

For more information, please visit the United Way's Fred Rogers Good Neighbor Day page. 

March 20, 2013

They Might Be Giants

March 20, 2013

Jewel

March 22, 2013 to May 15, 2013

Point Park Project, Kaleidoscope

The Point Park Project is a biannual initiative of Point Park University which provides a platform for emerging artists and curators in the Pittsburgh area. For the inaugural project, 'Kaleidoscope', four University of Pittsburgh students were mentored by The Milton Fine Curator of Art at The Andy Warhol Museum to develop an exhibition for the Lawrence Hall Gallery. The exhibition will run from March 22 until May 15. 

March 24, 2013

Voices For a Cure: A Fundraiser for Lupus Research

Get ready for an awesome night of music and performance! The THIRD ANNUAL "Voices For A Cure" fundraiser for Lupus research will be held in loving memory of Jerry Wayne Summers.

The fantastic line-up is as follows:

*The Pitt Pendulums
*C Flat Run (fresh off of their ICCA semifinal performance!)
*Heinz Chapel Choir
*The Pantherhythms
*Pitch Please
*Women's Chorale Ensemble
*Bailey Park
*Pitt's new improv group RUCKUS
*Rosanna Paterra and Scott Spindler
*Kevin McCarl
*Chloe Wieczorek
*Noah Danielson
with a special guest performance by Emily Summers!

$5 suggested donation! In addition, delicious baked goods and T-shirts/CDs will be sold, and there will be representatives from the Lupus Center offer pamphlets regarding information about Lupus and various treatment/research methods.

 

March 27, 2013

Badfish

Badfish are a Sublime tribute band.

March 28, 2013

Kenny Wayne Shepherd

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