Stage and Theater
Beyond the Bridges
Evil Dead: The Musical In 2003, a group of Canadian theater students reimagined the Evil Dead films of Sam Raimi and Bruce Campbell into a cult hit musical that made its Pittsburgh premier in June 2014.
The Intergalactic Nemesis Jason Neulander of Austin, TX, discusses the “live-action graphic novel” that premiered as a radio serial in 1996 before evolving into multimedia production that has toured the world.
Arcade Comedy Theater and the Carousel A 1940s nightclub, located in the same block of Liberty Avenue as the present-day Arcade Comedy Theater, witnessed a steady stream of legendary performers.
Pittsburgh Stage and Theater Productions
Dodge Intrepid and the Pages of Time The actors behind the old school radio drama, which features a 1940s time travelling librarian from Aliquippa, discuss the success of their onstage performances.
Dungeons & Dragons as Improv Comedy Pittsburgh actor/writer Fred Betzner discusses Knights of the Arcade, which features improv comedy actors playing the popular role playing game live and onstage.
No Name Players and The Sisters Sorella The Pittsburgh-based theater troupe developed a television-style sitcom performed live onstage at the Arcade Comedy Theater, with new “episodes” every month.
Pittsburgh Batman The superhero play written by hip hop artist Lord Grunge of Grand Buffet debuted at the Bricolage Theater in 2013, returning to the Steel City the following year at the Kelly-Strayhorn.
A Pittsburgh Star Wars Cabaret Missy Moreno and Friends hosted a night of comedy and music in celebration of “May the 4th Be With You” and the Star Wars saga at the Arcade Comedy Theater in 2014.