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Shrimp po boy tacos and a bbq chicken sandwich with pasta salad are just two of The Smiling Moose’s offerings.

Supporting Stages, Pleasing Palates

Smalls, Spirit, Smiling Moose Highlight Menus during Pandemic
Bill Toms plays some killer lead guitar riffs (c.) while Hard Rain and the Soulville Horns jam on.

Save Moondog’s Virtual Benefit Concert Fundraiser Helps Bolster Landmark Blues Rock Club

Friends of Moondog's create a benefit show to support the iconic blues rock bar and its owner Ron Esser.  
Charlie Parker (Martin Bakari), left, and Dizzy Gillespie (Yazid Gray) performing together.

Pittsburgh Opera’s ‘Charlie Parker’s Yardbird’ Examines the Talented and Troubled Musician’s Life

Charlie Parker was a musical genius, but also had many difficulties as can be seen in this opera.  

Frida Kahlo in Photos: Twinned Shows at The Frick Pittsburgh Reveal an Artist’s Life

Pittsburgh gains rare insights into a woman who has become a global phenomenon.  
Great men at night, looking for the light. 'One Night in Miami" stars (L to R) Leslie Odom Jr. as Sam Cooke, Eli Goree as Muhammad Ali,, Kingsley Ben-Adir as Malcolm X, and Aldis Hodge as Jim Brown. (Photo courtesy of Amazon Studios)

The Room Where It Happened: “One Night in Miami” 

The new movie about Muhammad Ali and his friends, based on real events in the turbulent Sixties, is scoring a knockout with Pittsburgh at-home viewers.  
Jonnet Soloman's mission is to educate people about the history of the National Negro Opera House and the need to restore it.

Pittsburgh Humanities Festival @ Home Continues Online Again This Year

A variety of hot topics is again on the program for this year's Festival.  
The downstream view of Laurel Hill Creek from the bridge.

Laurel Hill State Park: Old Growth Hemlocks and Mountain Streams Highlight Hike

Laurel Hill offers a variety of hikes and other recreational activities.