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Carlton’s Quick Picks

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Here are The Carlton’s Quick Picks for the week of July 12th.

Remember, you can always find more events on the Post-Gazette’s Event Calendar as well as the Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership’s Calendar.

These are just a few of our favorites!

JazzLive

Tuesday, July 13th 2010 at Katz Plaza
Admission is Free!
BNY Mellon Jazz Presents JazzLive
JazzLive is a free, year-round live jazz series taking place at The Cabaret at Theater Square, Backstage Bar, and Katz Plaza. Open to the public, this popular Pittsburgh Cultural Trust music series showcases some of the region’s finest jazz musicians every Tuesday from 5pm – 11pm in the heart of the Cultural District.

In the summer, live jazz moves outdoors to Katz Plaza from 5pm – 7pm
Dining and drinks are available at the Backstage Bar.

Market Square Farmers Market
Thursday, July 15th 2010 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. in Market Square
Check out the best market Downtown. With hot pierogies, fresh flowers, berries, baked goods, and over 50 varieties of produce, this market has it all! New this year…Clover Creek Cheese Cellar. The Farmers Market is programmed by Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture (PASA), in conjunction with the Thursday lunchtime concert programmed by CBS Radio.

Gallery Crawl in the Cultural District
Friday, July 16th 2010 from 5:30 – 9 pm in the Cultural District Market
Admission is Free for this quarterly showcase of art and entertainment at various Cultural District galleries and arts spaces. Visit Trust Education & Community Engagement Locations throughout the Cultural District

101 Dalmatians Musical

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Bring the whole family to Heinz Hall to share in one of the world’s greatest classic tales as it hits the stage for the first time. Sunday, May 23rd is your last opportunity to enjoy this heartwarming musical!

Audiences will be transported to an exciting, and altogether fantastic reality that gives grand license for song, dance and spectacle in a one-of-a-kind theatrical experience!

Led by the creative team of director Jerry Zaks (La Cage Aux Folles, Smokey Joe’s Cafe, Everybody Loves Raymond), book writer B.T. McNicholl (Billy Elliot, Spamalot, Cabaret) and composer Dennis DeYoung (founding member of the rock group STYX, The Hunchback of Notre Dame), THE 101 DALMATIANS MUSICAL also features a surprise grand finale showcasing the tremendous talents of the professional and rescued Dalmatians that will leave audiences cheering! For more information visit the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust.

Don’t forget to stop by the Carlton for a meal before the show and get a free limo ride to Heinz Hall!

The Carlton’s Quick Picks

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Here are The Carlton’s Quick Picks for the week of May 17th.

Remember, you can always find more events on the Post-Gazette’s Event Calendar as well as the Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership’s Calendar.

These are just a few of our favorites!

Shadyside Art Festival on Walnut Street. From May 22nd-23rd Walnut Street in Shadyside will transform into a living, breathing art gallery with 150 exhibitors from around the nation. Like all Howard Alan events, the Shadyside Art Festival is a juried show, which means each participating artist is hand-selected from hundreds of applicants to ensure a first-class festival with only the highest quality, original artwork. All of the work on display is available for purchase, and with prices ranging from $15 earrings to $50 prints to $20,000 sculptures, there is always something for everyone. For more information visit the Art Festival.

101 Dalmatians Musical. This week only stop by Heinz Hall with the whole family for a night to remember! One of the world’s greatest classic tales hits the stage for the first time with THE 101 DALMATIANS MUSICAL. Don’t miss a surprise grand finale showcasing the tremendous talents of the professional and rescued Dalmatians that will leave audiences cheering! For more information and tickets visit the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust. Don’t forget to stop by the Carlton Restaurant for a meal before the show and a free limo to Heinz Hall.