The Arts Offered Free on Family Weekend 2007

October 19 - 21

PITT ARTS offers a fabulous set of programs for freshmen and their families during Family Weekend. Enjoy free tickets, free desserts and free transportation for one of the three performing arts programs. All you need to do to participate is to call PITT ARTS at 412-624-4498 and sign up.

ALL PROGRAMS ARE FULL! We do have a waiting list if you would to be placed on it. Your student could purchase student discounted price for these shows through PITT ARTS Cheap Seats Program. Call 412-624-4498 for more information.

Friday, October 19th, Pittsburgh Opera, Madama Butterfly

Be a part of this big Pitt program, PITT NIGHT. A clash of cultures that plays out on the intimate stage of the heart, Madama Butterfly’s gripping drama and eloquent score have made it the most performed opera in the world. This production from Sydney Opera is literally played upon water.  Meet the cast after the performance. Sign-up: 412-624-4498.

Meet around 6:30 PM.

FREE! October 20th, Renaissance & Baroque Society, Red Priest, Nightmare in Venice

Red Priest’s break all rules rock-concert--chamber concert approach to early music performance brings the best four British musicians to Pittsburgh in the most accessible way possible. Call PITT ARTS to sign up at 412-624-4498.

Meet around 5:30 PM.

FREE! October 21st, Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, Sibelius, Debussy & Ravel

Join PITT ARTS and enjoy Pittsburgh’s world-class symphony orchestra. Sibelius’ soulful and impassioned violin concerto played by virtuoso Nickolaj Znaider is followed by the luxurious pastel tones of Debussy’s Three Nocturnes, and Ravel’s lush suite from Daphnis et Chloe featuring the Mendelssohn Choir. Call PITT ARTS to sign up at 412-624-4498.

Meet around 12:30 PM.