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ART/MUSEUM EXHIBITS

Bottle Works, 411 Third Ave., Johnstown, will present “Double Vision,” through Sept. 1, featuring works in various mediums by Kathy and Bob Reed. For more information, visit www.bottleworks.org.

Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh presents the following special exhibits:

• Carnegie Museum of Art, 4400 Forbes Ave.: “Small Prints, Big Artists: Masterpieces from the Renaissance to Baroque,” through Sept. 15; “Teenie Harris Photographs: Baseball in Pittsburgh,” through Sept. 22; “Faked, Forgotten, Found: Five Renaissance Paintings Investigated,” through Sept. 30.

• Carnegie Museum of Natural History, 4400 Forbes Ave.: “The Hunt: A Tlingit Totem Pole Carving and Installation,” by artist Tommy Joseph, permanent exhibition.

• Carnegie Science Center, One Allegheny Avenue: Throwback Thursdays movies at 3:15 p.m.: “Rocky Mountain Express,” today; “Tornado Alley,” Aug. 22; laser shows on Fridays and Saturdays: Laser Beastie Boys, Laser EDM, Laser Beatles, Spirit of America, Laser AC/DC, Laser Michael Jackson, Brief Mysteries in Time Laser Midnight Floyd and Welcome to the Machine: the Best of Laser Floyd; Omnimax films “Mysteries of the Unseen World,” “Jerusalem” and “Great White Shark.” Visit www.carnegiesciencecenter.org for a complete schedule of showtimes.

• The Andy Warhol Museum, 117 Sandusky St.: through Aug. 24: “Halston and Warhol: Silver and Suede.” Ongoing: “I Just Want to Watch: Warhol’s Film, Video and Television.”

For more information, call (412) 622-3131 or go to www.carnegiemuseums.org.

Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh, Old Post Office Building, Allegheny Center, Pittsburgh, presents “XOXO: Love and Forgiveness” exhibit, through Aug. 31. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Sunday. Call (412) 322-5058 or go to http://pittsburghkids.org.

The Frick, 7227 Reynolds St., Pittsburgh, presents:

• “Edgar Degas: The Private Impressionist: Works on Paper by the Artist and His Circle,” through Oct. 5.

• Ongoing: Works from the permanent collection including Jean-Francois Millet works on paper and Renaissance and Baroque bronzes.

Visit thefrickpittsburgh.org for more information.

Mattress Factory, 500 Sampsonia Way, Pittsburgh, presents a site-specific installation by Chihura Shiota, whose works focus on the body with relation to place and space, through summer 2014. For information, call (412) 231-3169 or go to www.mattress.org.

Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, 1 Schenley Park, Oakland, will present:

• Butterfly Forest, through Sept. 1

• Summer Flower Show, through Oct. 5

Regular hours are 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Call (412) 622-6915 for more information or visit phipps.conservatory.org.

Pittsburgh Glass Center, 5472 Penn Ave., Friendship, presents The 2014 Pittsburgh Biennial, through Oct. 26, featuring works by seven area artists with no prior glass experience, created in collaboration with five local glass artists. Go to www.pittsburghglasscenter.org for more information.

Sen. John Heinz History Center, 1212 Smallman St., Pittsburgh, presents:

• “Pittsburgh: A Tradition of Innovation,” ongoing.

• “From Slavery to Freedom,” ongoing.

• “Clash of the Empires: The British, French & Indian War, 1754-1763,” ongoing.

• “Glass Shattering Notions,” ongoing.

Regular hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Call (412) 454-6000 for more information.

The Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art presents the following exhibits:

• Altoona, 1212 11th Ave.: “Adam Gundy: We’re All Groupies,” through Jan. 10.

• Johnstown, Pasquerilla Performing Arts Center at Pitt-Johnstown: “Face of India: Photography by Donald M. Robinson,” through Aug. 22.

• Ligonier Valley, 1 Boucher Lane, Route 711, Ligonier: “Scrap Redefined: Works by Mei Greer and Ronald Nigro,” through Aug. 10; Walter Carlyle Shaw Paperweight Collection, ongoing.

• Loretto: “Wall-to-Wall Kamal,” through Oct. 11.

For more information, go to www.sama-art.org.

The Toonseum, 945 Liberty Ave., Pittsburgh:

• “When Universes Collide: The Ultimate Superhero Smackdown,” through Sept. 20.

• “Cartoons are the Best Medicine: The Healing Humor of Dan Piraro,” through Nov. 2.

Hours: Closed Monday and Tuesday; 10:30 to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday; 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday. For more information, call (412) 232-0199 or go to www.toonseum.org.

Flight 93 National Memorial, Shanksville. Summer hours: 9 a.m. opening, with last entry at 6:30 p.m. The park closes at 7 p.m. Open seven days a week. Admission is free. Visit www.nps.gov for more information.

ENTERTAINMENT EVENTS

First Niagara Pavilion, Burgettstown, will present:

• Lady Antebellum, 7 p.m. Aug. 23, with Billy Currington and Joe Nichols.

• Kiss and Def Leppard, 7 p.m. Aug. 24.

• Kings of Leon, 7 p.m. Aug. 29.

• Rascal Flatts, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 6, with Sheryl Crow and Gloriana.

Tickets are available at livenation.com or by calling (800) 745-3000.

The Palace Theatre, 21 W. Otterman St., Greensburg, will present:

• The Righteous Brothers’ Bill Medley, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 13.

• Bronx Wanderers, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 18.

• Huey Lewis & The News, 8 p.m. Oct. 14.

• Englebert Humperdinck, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 15.

For ticket information, call (724) 836-8000 or go to www.thepalacetheatre.org.

Pittsburgh Renaissance Festival, 10:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., Aug. 23-24 and 30-31, Sept. 1, 6-7, 13-14, 20-21and 27-28, West Newton. The annual event features a variety of medieval-style entertainment, jousting, games of chance, crafts and foods for sale. For tickets, directions and more information, go to www.pittsburghrenfest.com.

THEATER

Apple Hill Playhouse, Delmont, will present “Suite Surrender,” by Michael McKeever, at 7:30 p.m. today through Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. For more information, go to www.applehillplayhouse.org.

Mountain Playhouse, Jennerstown, will present “Tuesdays With Morrie,” through Sunday. 8 p.m. today, Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. Saturday; and 3 p.m. Sunday. To reserve tickets, call (814) 629-9201 or buy tickets online at www.MountainPlayhouse.org.

Pittsburgh CLO presents “Ring of Fire,” through Sunday at The Cabaret at Theater Square, 655 Penn Ave.

Showtimes are 7:30 p.m. through Saturday; 2 p.m. matinees Saturday and Sunday. For more information, call (412) 456-6666 or go to www.pittsburghclo.org.

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