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Charles Bradley and His Extraordinaires

“Sometimes performances are that special, where words can’t re-create them…a classic showman…he sells every syllable, dropping to his knees, outstretching his arms, shaking his hips. And that voice [is] both pleading and plaintive, anguished and extraordinary.” – Los Angeles Times, SXSW review Charles Bradley and…

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Dollar Bank Children’s Fireworks Display

Highmark First Night Pittsburgh starts with a bang! Before you start your evening of events, gaze up into the Pittsburgh skyline for this five-minute display. For children of all ages!

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Midnight Fireworks and the Future of Pittsburgh Ball Rising

New Year’s just isn’t the same without a spectacular Fireworks show! Zambelli Fireworks pull out all of the stops for the start of the new year, as the audience watches Pittsburgh’s ball rise to the top!

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Arcade Comedy Improv

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Arcade Comedy – Player One

High-energy comedy created on the spot from audience suggestions

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Jason Hudy Magic

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John Evans and Terry Jones

Vouchers are no longer available for this performance.

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River City Brass

A First Night Brasstacular

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FedEx Ground Parade

An annual full-scale arts-focused parade

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Ice Labyrinth

A walk-through ice maze celebrating 20 years of Highmark First Night Pittsburgh

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20 Years! First Night Collaborative Banners Project

Collaborative paintings from local classrooms celebrating 20 years of Highmark First Night Pittsburgh

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Alumni Theater Company presents The ATC Experience

The captivating ATC performers unite hip-hop, Broadway, and pop culture

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Behind Our Scenes

Photography exhibition exploring 2-D form and space

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Bricolage Production Company presents First Look First Night: an immersive urban adventure

Capacity for this event is full.

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Broken Fences

Indie-folk duo with imaginative songwriting and intricate harmonies

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Busk Pittsburgh

Street entertainment for all ages

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Caricaturists

Caricatures of yourself drawn in just a few minutes

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Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh

Create your own buttons and bookmarks

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Cell Phone Disco

Visualizes the electromagnetic field of an active mobile phone

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Citiparks

Hat-making activity and roving art cart

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Dance Party with iQ Kids Radio

A dance party celebrating 1 year of iQ Kids Radio

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Dream Grimoire

Create a ritual to help your dreams come true

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Edinboro University

An installation of student works from Edinboro University

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First Night Food Trucks

The best of Pittsburgh’s burgeoning food truck scene

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Funeral in the Rain, a one-act play

Eleven people. Eleven umbrellas. One life.

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Hive

A 3-D, animated, audiovisual installation

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Ice Creations

Olympic-quality ice carving

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Iceburgh

Visit the Pittsburgh Penguins’ mascot

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Instructors’ Showcase: Emily McMahon

Visual art from an instructor of the Second Saturday Workshop Series

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Instructors’ Showcase: Thomas Scioli

Visual art from an instructor of the Second Saturday Workshop Series

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Instructors’ Showcase: Tina Brewer

Visual art from an instructor of the Second Saturday Workshop Series

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It’s All About You!

Kids of all ages decorate “All About Me” posters

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The Josh & Gab Show

Pittsburgh’s award-winning family-friendly rock n’ roll comedy duo

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Joy Ike

An energetic, soulful evening of music

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Juggling Joe Wagner

Juggling and unicycling

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kNOT Dance

Pittsburgh’s aerial dance company presents new works from 2013

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Magic Workshop

See and learn magic tricks and illusions

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Magnolias for Pittsburgh

Bronze hand-casted magnolia trees

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Memento Mori

Visualizes the electromagnetic field of an active mobile phone

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Mr. McFeely from Mr. Rogers Neighborhood

Mister Rogers Neighborhood can be viewed on weekends on WQED and online at PBSkids.org.

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Music of Piazolla

Duo and solo music for guitar and clarinet

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Noel Quintana & The Latin Crew

Salsa/AfroCuban/Latin Jazz

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NoMAD

Progressive country and rock

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Off the Wall Graffiti


Off the Wall Graffiti is a California based foundation
traveling state to state to film a documentary called “This or That.” Off the
Wall Graffiti helps people create what inspires them through a mock graffiti
wall. “

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Olympics Photo Opportunity

Have your photo taken in Olympics victory position – sponsored by Highmark

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Pirate Parrot

Visit the Pittsburgh Pirates’ mascot

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Pittsburgh Filmmakers

Pittsburgh Filmmakers presents ongoing trailers from classic Hollywood films for New Year’s Eve

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Pittsburgh International Children’s Theater

Imaginative activities supporting Stuck by Oliver Jeffers, plus temporary tattoos

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Pittsburgh: Reclaim, Renew, Remix

Heralding the contributions of Western Pennsylvania’s African American heritage

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PNC Legacy Project

Exhibit celebrating Pittsburgh and its people

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Silk Screen: Little Shimmy

Belly dance school

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Silk Screen: Win-Win Kung Fu

Martial arts demonstration

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Silk Screen: Tadashi Kato

Japanese sword dancing

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Silk Screen: ApalAsia

American/Eastern fusion music

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Silk Screen: Tae Kwon Do School

Tae Kwon Do demonstration

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Silk Screen: Decoration Station

Create bookmarks with Chinese calligraphy

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Silk Screen: Ruby Jain

Classical Indian and Bollywood dance

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Silk Screen: Yanlai Dance School

Traditional and modern Chinese dance

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Soul Line Dancing with Roland Ford

Learn easy dance moves to popular music

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Sounds of Steel Pan Band

A student steel pan band performance and craft

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Steel Town Fire

Lighting up Fire & Ice Plaza

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Steely McBeam

Visit the Pittsburgh Steelers’ mascot

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The Coldest Year

A miniature junk city comes to life in this puppet spectacle

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The Lonely Robot Returns

The Lonely Robot from Fraley’s Robot Repair is back

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The Mark Lucas Quartet

A contemporary jazz quartet

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What’s in Your Stars for 2014?

Look into 2014 and beyond with palm and angel card readings