University Lecture Series: Roberta Klatzky. Adamson Wing, Baker Hall 136A. 4:30 p.m.
Paper Cuts. Pittsburgh Center for the Arts. 6:30 p.m.
Printmaking and Etching Techniques. Pittsburgh Center for the Arts. 6:30 p.m.
Author Sharon Lippincott. Monroeville Public Library. 7 p.m.


AJM RAD Day. American Jewish Museum (Jewish Community Center). 6:45 a.m. Calligraphy. Pittsburgh Center for the Arts. 9:30 a.m.
School of Art Lecture Series: Jennifer and Kevin McCoy. Kresge Recital Hall, College of Fine Arts building (Carnegie Mellon University). 5 p.m.
Cartel. Mr. Small’s Funhouse & Theatre. 7 p.m.
Author Michael Sims. Joseph-Beth Booksellers (SouthSide Works). 7 p.m.
Best of the ‘Burgh. Funny Bone (Station Square). $8. 7:30 p.m.


Mt. Washington Book Club. Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh (Mt. Washington). 6 p.m.
All Pro Wednesday. Funny Bone (Station Square). 7:30 p.m.
JJ Grey & MOFRO. Mr. Small’s Funhouse & Theatre. 8 p.m.


University Lecture Series: Jonathan Sawday. Adamson Wing, Baker Hall 136A. 4:30 p.m.
Jazz Insights. Manchester Craftsmen’s Guild. 6:45 p.m. “Most Dangerous Women.” East Liberty Presbyterian Church. 7 p.m.
Author Mark Z. Danielewski. Joseph-Beth Booksellers (South Side Works). 7 p.m.
The Mountain Goats. Rex Theatre. 7:30 p.m.
The Audiós. Quagmire’s. 10 p.m.


Starling Quartet. Kodály, Schubert, Dvorák. Kresge Recital Hall. 2 p.m. 412.268.2383
“It’s My Party and I’ll Die If I Want To.” Gaetanos Restaurant. 7 p.m. 800.719.0998.
School of Art Lecture Series: Mona Hatoum. McConomy Auditorium. 7 p.m.
“Friday Night Music.” Borders Books & Music (East Liberty). 7:30 p.m.
Suzanne Vega. Rex Theatre. 8 p.m.


Introduction to Lithography. Artists Image Resource. 9:30 a.m.
CMA RADical Day. Carnegie Museum of Art. 10 a.m.
CMNH RADical Day. Carnegie Museum of Natural History. 10 a.m.
Made it! The Brewhouse, Southside. 12 p.m. – 5 p.m. Banned Books Week Reading. Joseph-Beth Booksellers (SouthSide Works). 2 p.m.
Carnegie Mellon Contemporary Ensemble. Kresge Recital Hall. 5 p.m. 412.268.2383.
Eastside Poetry Gathering. Borders Books & Music (East Liberty). 7:30 p.m.


CSC RADical Day. Carnegie Science Center. 10 a.m.
Museum RADical Day. Andy Warhol Museum. 10 a.m.
American Shorts Reading Series. Mattress Factory. $7. 7 p.m.


Museum RADical Day. Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens. 9:30 a.m.
R.M. Fischer. Carnegie Science Center. 5:30 p.m.


Attack Theatre Open Rehearsals. Attack Theatre Studios. Sept. 25–26. 412.441.8444.
Grassroots Theatre: Script Building for “Pittsburgh Rising.” Pittsburgh Center for the Arts. $170 to $195, scholarships available. 412.361.0455.
“What’s for Dinner? Photographs by Diana Shearwood.” Silver Eye Center for Photography. Sept. 26 – Nov. 24. 412.431.1810
James Moody Quartet. Manchester Craftsmen’s Guild. Sept. 27 – 30. 412.322.1773. 30. 412.881.6888.
2007 Pittsburgh New Works Festival. Open Stage Theatre. Sept. 27–30.
Matt Davis. Funny Bone (Station Square). Sept 27 –29. 412.281.3130.
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra. Tchaikovsky, Corigliano and Berlioz. Heinz Hall. Sept. 28–30. 412.392.4900
Power. Future Tenant. Sept. 28–Oct.19. 412.325.7037.
“Discovering … On My Own…Anew.” La Fond Galleries. Sept. 28–Oct. 27. 412.431.3337.
“The Scarehouse.” Scarehouse. Sept. 28–Oct. 28. 412.781.5885. “Someplace, Not Here.” Attack Theatre Studios. Sept. 28–Oct. 5. 412.441.8444.
2007 Pittsburgh New Works Festival: Young Playwrights. Open Stage Theatre. Sept. 29–30. 412.881.6888.
12th International Exhibition of Botanical Art. Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation. Sept. 30 –Dec. 20. 412.268.2434.
Thérèse Raquin. Braddock Carnegie Library. Sept. 27–Oct. 14. 412.697.2929.

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