Head outside to a park that fosters observation, exploration, and play. An Environmental Center is on the way! Meanwhile, visit Blue Slide Park, play tennis, and eat a yummy sandwich at Frick Park Market. Continue reading Frolic through Frick Park
Quantum Theatre is a kind of laboratory, an incubator for the amazing, christened in 1990, rededicated every year with the rites of spring to its mission to bring forth artists forging new theatrical ground.
Continue reading The Quantum Theater
“A library outranks any other one thing a community can do to benefit its people. It is a never failing spring in the desert.” -Andrew Carnegie
The Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh is a staple of the city. Providing thousands with access to books and digital media, the library system has surely established itself as an imperative part of the city.
Continue reading Just a Library? I Think Not…
“We all know that Art is not truth. Art is a lie that makes us realize truth at least the truth that is given us to understand. The artist must know the manner whereby to convince others of the truthfulness of his lies.” –Picasso
Earrings at Ujamaa: $35.
Al’s Special from Grandma B’s: $7.50
Haircut from Big Tom’s Barber Shop: $20
Visit to the Hill District to experience it all: Priceless Continue reading Over the Hill (District)
“Do not stand at my grave and weep.
I am not there; I do not sleep […]
Do not stand at my grave and cry;
I am not there; I did not die.”
– Mary Elizabeth Frye, “Do Not Stand at My Grave and Weep” 1932.
An open air shrine honoring Our Lady of the Parkway located in the neighborhood of South Oakland. The shrine is perched on a cliff overlooking downtown and your prayers will be complemented by the traffic buzzing by below.
What do Quantum Theatre Company, the Irene Kaufman Settlement House, and President Taft all have in common? RODEF SHALOM!