Highmark First Night Pittsburgh: Bigger & Better Than Ever

The fireworks have faded from over the Roberto Clemente Bridge and the Future of Pittsburgh Ball has risen to greet the New Year, but the festivities of Highmark First Night Pittsburgh have still got the city buzzing into 2015. Highmark First Night Pittsburgh kicked off…

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Highmark First Night Pittsburgh 2015 Survey

We’re always looking to make improvements, and we’d love to know what you thought of Highmark First Night Pittsburgh 2015! Take our survey here.

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Listening Post: Toby Fraley’s Lost Sound Search Engine

The rushing of a speeding train. A snippet of captured conversation. The gentle rumble of thunder, ping-ponging through the stratosphere. The Lost Sound Search Engine, a new installation work by Pittsburgh artist Toby Fraley, captures the effervescent noise of decades past and processes them, via…

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Pittsburgh’s Comedy Kings: Aaron Kleiber and T-Robe

If you’re ranking the reigning kings of the Pittsburgh comedy scene, two names will top your list: Aaron Kleiber and Tony “T-Robe” Roberson. Kleiber grew up in Homestead, T-Robe in the Beaver County town of Aliquippa. Both have been staples in the Steel City’s comedy…

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Magic and Laughs with Lee Terbosic

Lee Terbosic isn’t your average cape-and-top-hat birthday magician or a new-wave eyeliner-wearing illusionist. The Pittsburgh native calls himself, for lack of a better term, a “magedian.” Part magic, part comedy—all awesome. “I always wanted to be a comedian,” he admits. “But I was already doing…

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Volunteer on New Year’s Eve

There are 2,015 reasons to be a Highmark First Night Pittsburgh volunteer—free parking, an event button, a volunteer kit packed with surprises—but the only one you really need is this: It’s fun! Just ask veteran volunteer Barbara Elnyczky, who will be spending her fourth New Year’s…

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The Swon Brothers headline Highmark First Night Pittsburgh 2015

Hey, Pittsburgh, won’t you tell me what you’ve got goin’ on a little later on this New Year’s Eve? The answer: movin’, shakin’, and groovin’ with rising country music stars and Highmark First Night Pittsburgh headliners, The Swon Brothers. Hot on the heels of their…

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Imagination: Delivered by Puppets at the FedEx Ground Parade

Cheryl Capezzuti’s puppets have become a staple throughout Pittsburgh and especially at the Highmark First Night Pittsburgh FedEx Ground Parade. Capezzuti spearheads the parade and through her workshops, offers the community an opportunity to experiment with the craft of puppet making, whether this is their…

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