Here is onStage’s current lineup of upcoming theater, opera, dance, PSO, classical music, and chamber music performances in the greater Pittsburgh area.
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You can explore the complete 2023/24 Performing Arts season, organized by presenting company, on our website here.
Apart from the events mentioned above, the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust has a range of other offerings and activities in the Cultural District. For a comprehensive schedule, please visit their website at https://trustarts.org.
Opening This Week
Moulin Rouge! The Musical | PNC Broadway in Pittsburgh | Pittsburgh Cultural Trust | Benedum Center | September 27-October 8, 2023 | https://trustarts.org/production/86813/moulin-rouge-the-musical
Evil Dead – The Musical | Pittsburgh Musical Theater | West End Canopy | September 28 – October 22, 2023 | https://pittsburghmusicals.com/season/
Opening Weekend Pittsburgh Symphony | Heinz Hall | Friday Sep 29 – Sunday, Oct 1, 2023 | https://www.pittsburghsymphony.org/production/84660/list_performances
The Last Five Years | Greensburg Civic Theatre | September 29, 30, October 1, 2023 |https://www.gctheatre.org
An Evening with Eliane Elias | Manchester Craftsman’s Guild | MCG Jazz Music Hall | September 30, 2023 | https://www.mcgjazz.org
Continuing Their Run
Billy Strayhorn: Something to Live For | Pittsburgh Public Theater | O’Reilly Theater | September 19- extended to October 11, 2023 | https://ppt.org/calendar
Three Viewings | South Park Theatre | September 21 – October 7, 2023 | https://sites.google.com/a/southparktheatre.com/south-park-theatre/main-stage-shows/2023-season
Tick, Tick…Boom! | Pittsburgh CLO Cabaret | Greer Cabaret Theater | September 22 – October 22, 2023 | https://www.pittsburghclo.org/buy-tickets
#uglycry | Off the Wall Productions | Carnegie Stage | Sep. 22 – Oct. 14, 2023 | https://www.insideoffthewall.com/uglycry
Somewhere Over the Border | City Theatre | September 23 – October 15, 2023 | https://citytheatrecompany.org/play/somewhere-over-the-border/
Cleopatra and Anthony | Pittsburgh Shakespeare in the Parks | Frick Park – September 1 & 2 | Highland Park – September 9 & 10 | Westinghouse Park – September 16 & 17 | Schenley Plaza in Oakland – September 22 | The Frick Art Museum North Lawn – September 23 & 24 | Frick Park – September 30 & October 1, 2023 | https://www.pittsburghshakespeare.com
Alba in Conexiones | Pittsburgh Cultural Trust | Liberty Magic | Pittsburgh Cultural Trust | Liberty Magic | September 6 – October 1, 2023 | https://trustarts.org/pct_home/events/series/liberty-magic
Opening Next Week (October 2nd)
Mauricio Martínez | Pittsburgh Cultural Trust’s Cabaret Series | Greer Cabaret Theater | October 2nd, 2023, with performances at 7 and 9:30 pm | https://trustarts.org/production/88615/list_performances
The Jerusalem Quartet | Chamber Music Pittsburgh | PNC Theater at the Pittsburgh Playhouse | October 2, 2023 | https://www.chambermusicpittsburgh.org
Shoot Ogawa in Holy Shoot | Pittsburgh Cultural Trust | Liberty Magic | October 4 – 22, 2023 | https://trustarts.org/pct_home/events/series/liberty-magic
Fall Dance Concert | Conservatory Dance Company | Pittsburgh Playhouse. | Point Park University | PNC Theatre | October 4 – 8, 2023 | https://playhouse.pointpark.edu/shows-events/conservatory-dance/index
The Book of Will | by Lauren Gunderson | October 5 – 22, 2023 | https://www.littlelake.org/2023season
Catch Me If You Can – The Musical | lLincoln Park Performing Arts Center | October 6 – 8 & 13 -15, 2023 | www.LincolnParkArts.org
Chatham Baroque: Art of the Trio | Chatham Baroque | Various Locations | October 6 – 8, 2023| https://www.chathambaroque.org/23-24-concert-series/
Schumann & Beethoven | Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra | Heinz Hall | Friday October 6 – 8, 2023 | https://www.pittsburghsymphony.org/production/84661/list_performances
The Bluegrass Mile – World premiere | at Madison Arts Center, 3401 Milwaukee Street| | October 6 – 29, 2023 | https://www.pghplaywrights.org/bluegrass/
Disney’s Beauty and the Beast | Comtra Theater | October 6 – 15, 2023 | https://comtratheatre.ticketleap.com
Oliver! | Mon River Arts | October 6 – 8, 13 – 15, 2023 | http://www.monriverarts.org/shows.html
Cafe Murder Dinner Theater | Danniella DiClaudio Productions | Danniella DiClaudio Productions | October 6 and 7, 2023 | For performance times, locations and tickets visit https://dannielladiclaudioproductions.square.site/events
When Jesus Divorced Me | Off the Wall Productions | Carnegie Stage | November 8 – 12, 2023 | https://www.insideoffthewall.com/when-jesus-divorced-me
Opening Later in October
A Doll’s House | CMU Drama | October 11–14, 2023 | https://www.drama.cmu.edu/box-office/a-dolls-house/
Off the Record | Newspaper Guild, SAG-AFTRA, & USW | Byham Theater | October 12, 2023, https://trustarts.org/production/83733/off-the-record-xxii
Disney: The Sound of Magic | Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra | PSO Pops | Heinz Hall | Friday, Saturday and Sunday -October 13 – 15, 2023 | Disney: The Sound of Magic
[proof] | Iron Horse Theater Company | October 13 – 28, 2023 | https://ironhorsetheatrecompany.ticketleap.com/proof/
Little Shop of Horrors | Broadway on Main | Strand Theater, Zelienople |October 13 – , 2023 | http://thestrandtheater.org/events
Iolanthe | Pittsburgh Savoyards | October 13- 22, 2023 | https://www.pittsburghsavoyards.org/wordpress/tickets/
Grupo Corpo (Brazil) | Pittsburgh Dance Council | Pittsburgh Cultural Trust |Byham Theater | October 14, 2023 | https://trustarts.org/pct_home/events/series/pittsburgh-dance-council
Matthew Whitaker | Manchester Craftsman’s Guild | MCG Jazz Music Hall | October 14, 2023 | https://www.mcgjazz.org
The Barber of Seville | Pittsburgh Opera | Benedum Center | October 14, 17, 20 & 22, 2023 | https://www.pittsburghopera.org/season/the-barber-of-seville/
PSO360: Violins of Hope | Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra | Heinz Hall | Wednesday, October 18, 2023, at 7:30 p.m. | pittsburghsymphony.org
Deathtrap | Duquesne Red Masquers |Genesius Theater | October 19 – November 5, 2023 | https://www.duqredmasquers.com/current-season
A Tell-Tale Heart | Pittsburgh Public. Theater | O’Reilly Theater | Oct 19 – November 19, 2023 | https://ppt.org/calendar
Closer Than Ever | Conservatory Theatre Company | Pittsburgh Playhouse. | Point Park University | Highmark Theatre | October 18 – 22, 2023 https://playhouse.pointpark.edu/shows-events/conservatory-theatre/index
Little Shop of Horrors | Center Theatre Players | October 19 – 21, 2023 | https://www.showclix.com/event/little-shop-ctp
John Proctor is the Villain | Pitt Stages | Charity Randall Theatre | October 20 – 29, 2023 | https://www.play.pitt.edu/production/john-proctor-villain
Hubert Laws | Manchester Craftsman’s Guild | MCG Jazz Music Hall | October 21, 2023 | https://www.mcgjazz.org
Superman in Concert | Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra | Heinz Hall | Saturday, October 21, 2023, at 7:00 p.m. | pittsburghsymphony.org
Noche Flamenca Searching for Goya | Playhouse Presents | Point Park University | October 27, 2023 | https://playhouse.pointpark.edu/shows-events/playhouse-presents/index
Light in the Dark | Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre | Byham Theater | October 27 – 29, 2023 | https://www.pbt.org/performance-category/2023-2024-season/
Pauline Viardot’s Cinderella | Resonance Works | The Studio at the Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall, Carnegie| Friday-Sunday, October 27-29, 2023 | https://www.resonanceworks.org/viardot-cinderella
Beethoven’s Five Piano Concertos | Friday, October 27 Sunday, October 29, 2023 | Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra | Heinz Hall | https://www.pittsburghsymphony.org/production/84662/list_performances
The Flying Lovers of Vitebsk: The Chagall Musical | Quantum Theatre | Staged at Rodef Shalom Congregation | October 28- November 26, 2023 | https://www.quantumtheatre.com
The Wiz | PNC Broadway in Pittsburgh | Pittsburgh Cultural Trust | Benedum Center | October 31-November 5, 2023 | https://trustarts.org/production/86814/the-wiz
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