Sunday, June 18, 2017
PNC Pops: Ella & Louis: All That Jazz
Louis Armstrong. He gave jazz its swing. Ella Fitzgerald. She gave jazz its greatest voice. Be there for this tribute to Ella and Satchmo. Featuring the sultry voice of Marva Hicks, and the blazing brass of Byron Stripling. It don't mean a thing if you ain't there to swing!
Thom Pain (based on nothing)
A moving solo show and Pulitzer Prize Finalist He's just like you, except worse. He is trying to save his life, to save your life—in that order. In his quest for salvation, he'll stop at nothing, be distracted by nothing, except maybe a piece of lint, or the woman in the second row. Thom Pain (based on nothing) is one man's attempt to mythologize the loss of innocence we all experience when we shift, sometimes in a single moment, from child to adult.
Community Garden Party
Join the Mattress Factory for its annual Community Garden Party celebrating its neighbors and friends! Enjoy hands on activities, performances, food and other fun surprises for all ages. FREE
A majority of Americans, 58 percent, would support military intervention in North Korea if the U.S. is unable to achieve its goals diplomatically or through economic sanctions according to a new Gallup poll. In 2003, the last time Gallup asked this question, only 47 percent approved OF military action. However there's a strong partisan divide as the vast majority of Republicans, 82 percent, would support military intervention, compared with only 37 percent of Democrats. Still most Americans, 59 percent, do not think an attack from North Korea is imminent.
Would you be in favor of delaying the start of school to 8:30am for high school students?