State Radio. Mr. Small’s Theatre & Funhouse. 8 p.m.
Santa Claus, The Easter Bunny anf Six Degrees of Separation. Rivers Club (One Oxford Centre). 11:30 a.m.
Venture Capital Speakers Series. Connan Room, University Center. 11:30 a.m.–2 p.m.
Center for the Arts in Society Research Forum. Alumni Concert Hall, College of Fine Arts. 4:30 p.m.
School of Art Lecture Series. Kresge Recital Hall, College of Fine Arts. 5 p.m.
Union Project Block Party. Union Project. 5:30 p.m.
Drink & Draw. brillobox. 6 p.m.
Amnesty Hosts Lecture with John Bowe. McConomy Auditorium, University Center. 6–8 p.m.
Authors Renee Piechocki and Tiffany Ludwig. Authors of Trappings: Stories of Women, Power, and Clothing. Joseph-Beth Booksellers. 7 p.m.
From First to Last. Mr. Small’s Theatre & Funhouse. 7 p.m.
Best of the Burgh. Funny Bone, Station Square. 7:30 p.m. $8.
Film Kitchen. Melwood Screening Room. 8 p.m.
Carnegie Mellon Philharmonic. Heinz Hall. 8 p.m. 412.268.2383.
Center for the Arts in Society BYOBrain Series. College of Fine Arts 303. 12–1 p.m.
Student Organization Networking Lunch — Programming and Annual Events. Rangos 2, University Center. 12–1:30 p.m.
India: Culture and Religion. Mattress Factory. 7 p.m.
Alice Waters and Her Delicious Revolution. Silver Eye Center for Photography. 7 p.m. Free.
All Pro Wednesday. Funny Bone, Station Square. 7:30 p.m.
Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band. Mellon Arena. 7:30 p.m. $55. 412.323.1919.
Pittsburgh Speakers Series: George Will. Heinz Hall. 8 p.m.
My Brightest Diamond. Andy Warhol Museum. 8 p.m. $12.
SCS Distinguished Lecture. Jeff Hawkins, founder of Numenta. Wean Hall 7500. 4 p.m.
City Live: Everything Einstein. New Hazlett Theater. 6:30 p.m. Free.
Point of View: Writing Workshop. Silver Eye Center For Photography. 7 p.m. $15 to $20.
Student Campus Concert. Works by CMU’s student composers. Kresge Recital Hall, CFA. 7p.m.
The Polyphonic Spree. Rex Theatre. 7:30 p.m. 412.323.1919.
Drumcorps. Also: Skymal and HIV. Garfield Artworks. 8 p.m. $6.
Girls’ Night In Going Out of Business Party. Amani International Coffeehouse & Café. 8 p.m. 412.951.2488.
They Might Be Giants. Mr. Small’s Theatre & Funhouse. 8 p.m.
Fountain at Bessemer Court Holiday Shows. Station Square. 9 a.m.
Light-Up Night. Market Square. 2:30 p.m.
UC Fridays: Undergraduate Consulting Club. Kirr Commons. 4:30–6:30 p.m.
The Holiday Marketplace. Art Institute of Pittsburgh. 5 p.m.
Joan Busquets Lectures on Urban Planning. McConomy Auditorium. 5 p.m.
Bessemer Court Tree Lighting. Station Square. 5 p.m.
Storeyville Launch Party. brillobox. 6 p.m.
Heinz Ketchup Sign Lights Up. Senator John Heinz History Center. 6 p.m.
Mark Milovatz. Station Square. 6 p.m.
Buzz Puppets Holiday Show. Station Square. 6:30 p.m.
Scrooge Has Left the Building. Gaetano’s Restaurant. 7 p.m. 800.719.0998.
Choice Cuts. Author Jennifer Bannan and poets Phil Terman and Ed Ochester. Slaughterhouse Gallery & Studios. 7:30 p.m.
Bound To Lose. Andy Warhol Museum. 8 p.m.
VNV Nation. Mr. Small’s Theatre & Funhouse. 8 p.m.
Pittsburgh’s Ultimate Comedy Competition. Slapsticks Comedy Loft. 8 p.m. 412.920.5653.
IonSound Project: Music With/In Motion. University of Pittsburgh. 8 p.m.
Light-Up Night Fireworks. Downtown, Golden Triangle. 9 p.m.
Late Night: Vietnamese Student Association. Wean Commons, Kirr Commons, Connan Room, University Center. 9 p.m.–1 a.m.
Single Mingle. Riverview Park. 9 a.m. $8. 412.395.5402.
All University Orchestra. Alumni Concert Hall, College of Fine Arts. 2:30 p.m. 412.268.2383.
Cookbook Potluck Club. Joseph-Beth Booksellers, SouthSide Works. 2 p.m.
Words and Music Poetry Reading. Poet John Giorno. Michael Berger Gallery. 3 p.m.
Stoogefest. Grand Theatre. 7 p.m. $3.
Lewis Black. Benedum Center. 8 p.m. $42.50–$59.50. 412.456.666.
The Bravery. Mr. Small’s Theatre & Funhouse. 8 p.m.
Late Night: Sustainable Earth. Wean Commons, Kirr Commons, Connan Room, University Center. 9 p.m.–1 a.m.
The Writers’ Studio. Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, Squirrel Hill. 1:30 p.m. 412.404.8233.
Atzilut. New Hazlett Theater. 1:30 p.m. 412.322.5058.
Pinkalicious: The Musical. Byham Theater. 2 p.m. 412.321.5520.
Sunday Poetry and Reading Series. Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh. 2 p.m.
Gallery Talks: Associated Artists of Pittsburgh Then and Now. Carnegie Museum of Art. 2:30 p.m.
Carnegie Mellon Jazz Ensemble. Kresge Recital Hall, CFA. 3 p.m. 412.268.2383.
Carnegie Mellon Baroque Ensemble. Alumni Concert Hall, CFA. 5 p.m. 412.268.2383.
Suitcase Royale. Andy Warhol Museum. 6 p.m.
Complete Beethoven Piano Trios. Chatham University. 7:30 p.m. $15. 412.365.1140.
Trans-Siberian Orchestra. Mellon Arena. 3 and 7:30 p.m. 412.323.1919.
Sean Duggan. Kresge Recital Hall. Free. 7:30 p.m.
Patricia Maurides, Michelle Stitzlein, and Julia Stunden. Regina Gouger Miller Gallery. Through Dec. 21.
Landscapes. Box Heart Gallery. Nov. 13–Dec. 8.
Factory Diaries. Andy Warhol Museum. Nov. 13–18.
The Most Wonderful Time of the Year. Renaissance Art Gallery. Nov. 14–Dec. 30.
Chunky Move: Glow. Byham Theater. Nov. 15–16. 412.456.1390.
Mancini at the Movies. Pittsburgh Symphony Heinz Hall. Nov. 15–18.
Richard Lewis. Improv, Waterfront. Nov. 15–18.
Bridge Club. Pittsburgh Playwrights Theater. Nov. 15–Dec. 1.
The Chicken Snake. Pittsburgh Playhouse. Nov. 15–Dec. 19.
This Wonderful Life. O’Reilly Theater. Nov. 15–Dec. 16.
An Evening with Patsy Cline. Grand Theatre. Nov. 16–17. $10. 412.384.0504.
Pittsburgh Connections Dance Concert. Pittsburgh Playhouse. Nov. 16–18. $18–$20. 412.621.4445.
Pitt Stop Swing Dance. Various locations. $10–$15 per dance. www.pittstoplindyhop.com.
Night Lights. Station Square. Nov. 17–Dec. 25.
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