The performing arts are always in the spotlight in Pittsburgh. In the dynamic downtown Cultural District which hosts some 2,300 performances, or at neighborhood theaters in the south and east of the city, the theater, music and dance scene is unparalleled!
As the country’s eighth-oldest opera company, Pittsburgh Opera perpetuates its legacy of featuring top-tier international singers such as Stephanie Blythe, Elizabeth Futral, and Frank Lopardo in stunning productions by today’s leading directors and designers. Pittsburgh Opera performs in the magnificent Benedum Center, one of America’s finest opera houses.
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
Amazing orchestra in a premier Cultural District theater. Performances include classical, pops, broadway, entertainers, children’s performances. Reception/meeting space available.
An elegantly restored concert hall that is home to the Pittsburgh Symphony. Broadway, popular events and major corporate meetings. In-house catering.
This historical, restored 2,889-seat theater hosts concerts, Broadway musicals and a wide variety of regional, national and international arts groups.
This intimate, rococo-appointed theater seats an audience of 1,302 and hosts events for smaller and mid-size performing arts groups. Tours and private rentals available. Owned and operated by the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust.