Events in April 2015
April 18, 2015
Greater Than Hate Benefit ShowThe Art Center's Underground Gallery344 S. Main StreetButler, PA 16001
This is a benefit show to raise money for LGBT Suicide Awareness.
AlL proceeds will be going to the Delta Foundation of Pittsburgh.
It is a $5.00 cover at the door!
Doors open at 5:00 pm.
Scene Stage the World
The Spectral Type
April 21, 2015
Aretha FranklinHeinz Hall600 Penn AvenuePittsburgh, PA 15222
The Queen of Soul returns to Pittsburgh for the first time in over 13 years! Do not miss this unforgettable evening of hits with a music icon!
TICKETS are available at www.heinzhall.com, by calling (800) 743-8560 or by visiting the Heinz Hall box office Monday - Friday, 9 am - 8pm, Saturday 12pm - 4pm
April 27, 2015
Art For ChangeWyndham Grand Pittsburgh Downtown600 Commonwealth PlacePittsburgh, PA 15222
THE ART FOR CHANGE ART AUCTION
Create! Change! Excitement is building for Art for Change, the 27th annual art auction to benefit PERSAD CENTER. This signature fundraising event will feature verbal and silent auctions of paintings, photography, sculpture, furniture and jewelry. Over 1,000 art lovers gather to bid, mingle and enjoy food from some of Pittsburgh’s finest restaurants. 100% of the proceeds benefit PERSAD CENTER’S Free Care Fund, serving the LGBTQ community and people living with HIV. Tickets are on sale now atwww.persadartforchange.com
Get your tickets now at www.persadartforchange.com
Art for Change would not be possible without an amazing team of volunteers. We're looking for 100 volunteers to help at the Auction on April 27 and the Preview Party on April 9. It's an amazing opportunity to work with a fun team of PERSAD friends and supporters. We invite you to visit the links below and select a volunteer duty that interests you. We’re always looking for more help, so we encourage you to share our links with your friends and family:
For other questions about Art for Change or PERSAD CENTER, please contact Yas Hatcher at firstname.lastname@example.org or 412-441-9786 x226.
April 30, 2015
Fierce International Queer Burlesque Festival
Join a host of about 100 performers from across the country and Canada... as they all descend upon PITTSBURGH on April 30-May 3!
This year’s Fierce! Festival will include four days and nights of burlesque festivities at locations around Pittsburgh:
Thursday April 30 Fierce! Kick-Off Party 10:00 p.m. at Blue Moon Bar at 5115 Butler Street, Lawrenceville, featuring headliner Janet Granite
Friday May 1 Fierce! Friday Showcase 10:00 p.m. at Cattivo (downstairs show bar) at 146 44th Street, Lawrenceville, hosted by Kaiser Colonic from St. Paul, MN, and featuring Nina La Voix from New York City, and GiGi La Femme from Nashville
Saturday May 2 Fierce! Saturday Showcase 10:00 p.m. at Cruze Bar at 1600 Smallman Street in the Strip District, hosted by THE World Famous Bob from New York City, and featuring both Poison Ivory from New York City and Michael J. Morris from Columbus, OH, and headliner Flare from Toronto
Sunday May 3 Fierce! Brunch Show 1:00 p.m. at Cattivo (dining room) at 146 44th Street, Lawrenceville, hosted by local drag royalty Georgia Bea Cummings