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Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh present the following special exhibits:

  • Carnegie Museum of Art, 4400 Forbes Ave.: “20/20: Celebrating Two Decades of the Heinz Architectural Center,” through May 19; “Japan is the Key …”, through July 21.
  • Carnegie Museum of Natural History, 4400 Forbes Ave.: “Bug Works,” through July 28.
  • Carnegie Science Center, One Allegheny Avenue: Laser shows on Fridays: 7 p.m., Motown (also 3 p.m. daily); 8 p.m., Bob Marley (also 1 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays); 9 p.m., No Doubt; 10 p.m., Nirvana; 11 p.m., Skrillex; midnight, Pink Floyd; Omnimax films “To the Arctic,” “Hubble” and “Flight of the Butterflies.”
  • The Andy Warhol Museum, 117 Sandusky St.: “Regarding Warhol: Sixty Artists, Fifty Years,” through April 28.

For more information, call (412) 622-3131 or go to

Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh, Old Post Office Building, Allegheny Center, Pittsburgh, presents:

  • “Move With Art,” through May 12.

Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Sunday. Call (412) 322-5058 or go to

The Frick, 7227 Reynolds St., Pittsburgh, presents “A Kind of Alchemy: Medieval Persian Ceramics,” through June 16. Visit for more information.

The Johnstown Flood Museum, 304 Washington St., Johnstown, is presenting “From Scholarships to Souvenirs: Telling the Story of the Johnstown Flood,” an exhibit dedicated to the enduring place the flood has held in pop culture. For more information, call (814) 539-1889 or go to

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

  • “1968: The Year That Rocked America,” through May 12.
  • “Kidsburgh” and Discovery Place for kids.
  • “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., presents Indiana artist Julie Bernstein Engelmann: “Being Spirit,” through Saturday; and “The Rezk Collection of Tibetan and Napalese Art,” through May 11.
  • Johnstown, Pasquerilla Performing Arts Center at Pitt-Johnstown: “Respect in Retrospect: The Photography of Amelia Patsy,” through July 6.
  • Loretto: “Seeing the Big Picture: Larger than Life Work from the Permanent Collection,” Friday through June 15.

For more information, go to


Benedum Center, Pittsburgh, presents Alice in Chains, 7:30 p.m. May 8.

Tickets available by calling (412) 456-6666. For groups of 10 or more, call (412) 471-6930.

Carnegie Library Music Hall, Pittsburgh, presents Tracy Morgan’s “Excuse My French” tour, 8 p.m. June 7.

Tickets available at Ticket, or by calling (412) 368-5225.

Consol Energy Center, 1001 Fifth Ave., Pittsburgh, presents:

  • Barry Manilow, 7:30 p.m., Friday.
  • Fleetwood Mac, April 26.
  • Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, June 20.
  • Bruno Mars, July 2.
  • One Direction, 7:30 p.m., July 8.
  • The Eagles, July 23.
  • Muse, Sept. 8.

For more information, call (412) 642-1800 or go to

First Niagara Pavilion, Burgettstown, presents:

  • The Midwest Rock ’n Roll Express, comprised of Styx, REO Speedwagon and Ted Nugent, May 19.
  • Brad Paisley, 7:30 p.m. June 1, with Chris Young and Lee Brice.
  • Pitbull and Ke$ha, June 2.
  • Toby Keith, June 15.
  • Matchbox Twenty, June 29, with Goo Goo Dolls.
  • Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival, July 12, featuring Rob Zombie, Five Finger Death Punch, Mastodon, Machine Head and more.
  • Jimmy Buffett & The Coral Reefer Band, 8 p.m. July 18.
  • Lynyrd Skynyrd and Bad Company, July 19.
  • Zac Brown Band, 7 p.m. July 20.
  • Maroon 5 with Kelly Clarkson and Rozzi Crane, 7 p.m. Aug. 6.
  • John Mayer, with Phillip Phillips, Aug. 25.
  • Blake Shelton, 7 p.m. Aug. 2, Easton Corbin and Jana Kramer.
  • Kid Rock, Sept. 7, with ZZ Top and Uncle Kracker.
  • Keith Urban, with Little Big Town and Dustin Lynch, 7 p.m. Sept. 13.

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

Heinz Hall, Pittsburgh, presents:

  • Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers, 7:30 p.m. July 1, with Edie Brickell.
  • Harry Connick Jr., 8 p.m. June 27.

Call (412) 392-4900 for tickets or the Heinz Hall box office.

The Palace Theatre, 21 W. Otterman St., Greensburg, presents:

  • Vicki Lawrence and Mama, May 16.
  • Peter Noone and Herman’s Hermits, Oct. 24.

For ticket information, call (724) 836-8000 or go to

Stage AE, 400 North Shore Drive, Pittsburgh, presents:

  • Clutch, 6:30 p.m. Friday, with Orange Goblin, Lionize and Scorpion Child.
  • All Time Low and Pierce the Veil, 5:30 p.m. Saturday.
  • The Joy Formidable, 7 p.m. April 24.
  • Steel Panther, 7 p.m. April 25.
  • TECH N9NE, 6:30 p.m. April 27, with Brotha Lynch Hung, Krizz Kaliko and more.
  • Buck Cherry, 7 p.m. May 4.
  • Soundgarden, 6:30 p.m. May 12.

Tickets are available at Ticketmaster outlets, or by calling (412) 323-1919.


Benedum Center, Pittsburgh, presents “Cinderella,” a ballet with the orchestra, Friday through Sunday.

Tickets available by calling (412) 456-4800. For groups of 10 or more, call (412) 471-6930.

Conservatory Theatre Company presents “Chess,” through March 3 at the Pittsburgh Playhouse, 222 Craft Ave., Oakland. Go to for more information.

Heinz Hall, Pittsburgh, presents “Anything Goes,” through Sunday.

Tickets available at the Heinz Hall box office or by calling (412) 392-4900. For groups of 10 or more, call (412) 471-6930.

Pittsburgh CLO will present “You Say Tomato, I Say Shut UP!” at The Cabaret at Theater Square, 655 Penn Ave., through May 5.

For more information, call (412) 456-6666 or go to

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