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Carnegie Mellon Chamber Series: A Russian Voyage
Monday, Feb. 13
7:30–9:30 p.m.
Kresge Theater, Carnegie Mellon University
Info: music.cmu.edu/events/623

The Carnegie Mellon School of Music is bringing you haunting and soulful pieces in this installment of their chamber series, entitled “A Russian Voyage.” The performance will feature pieces by Arensky and Shostakovich, played by a string quartet and piano quintet respectively.

Dirty Dancing (1987)* 30th Anniversary
Wednesday, Feb. 15
7:30–10:30 p.m.
AMC Waterfront 22
300 W Waterfront Dr, West Homestead, PA 15210
Tickets: https://www.amctheatres.com/

Come celebrate the 30th anniversary of this iconic movie, just after your Valentine's Day celebrations. Even thirty years after its release, Dirty Dancing never fails to thrill audiences of all ages, with its forbidden-fruit plot and iconic music. If you’ve never seen it, this is your chance to make up for lost time.

Third Thursday: A Celebration of Iris van Herpen
Thursday, Feb. 16
7:30–9:30 p.m.
Carnegie Museum of Art
4400 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Tickets/Info: http://cmoa.org/event/third-thursday-a-celebration-of-iris-van-herpen/

To commemorate the opening of the much awaiting Iris van Herpen exhibit, the Carnegie Museum of Art is inviting you to come clad in your best attire and strut down their red carpet. This event will also offer the opportunity to design personalized accessories, get a first glimpse at the exhibit and great dancing.

A Jazz Cafe!
Thursday Feb. 16
7:30–9:30 p.m.
Carnegie Mellon University School of Music
Tickets: docs.google.com/a/andrew.cmu.edu/forms/d/1pd6dz-3fCyhlRQ38x_dW8oIEMaRObeapKDrSgGn_YFE/edit

Sigma Alpha Iota’s Alpha Mu Chapter invites you to celebrate decades of women in jazz with great music, food and company. This is an incredible opportunity to both enjoy and learn about women in jazz throughout history. Tickets include music and food, and all proceeds from the event will be donated to the Alumni Theater Company.

Lunar Gala: Sonder
Saturday, Feb. 18
8–10:30 p.m.
Weigand Gymnasium, Cohon Center
Tickets: carnegiemellontickets.universitytickets.com/w/event.aspx?id=1508&cid=160&p=1

This year’s edition of Lunar Gala brings vibrance like never before, as designers bring life to the often overlooked lives of passersby. As always, the show will include incredible designs by students, performances throughout the evening and the opportunity to watch students dominate the runway. VIP, Preferred Seating, and General Admission tickets are all available.

Pitt Dhirana National Dance Competition
Saturday, Feb. 18
5–8:30 p.m.
Soldiers and Sailors Hall
41451 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Tickets: dhirana2017.yapsody.com/

The University of Pittsburgh will be hosting its fifth annual National Dance Competition this Saturday, to raise money for the Birmingham Free Clinic of Pittsburgh. This event hosts Indian Classical Dance teams from eight colleges across the country. The event will also five feature exhibition performances you won’t want to miss.