Arts and Culture Calendar 1-23-14

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Thursday 23

Jazz at Andys
Andys Wine Bar presents Jazz at Andys from 8 p.m.-12 a.m. at 510 Market St., Downtown. Every Tuesday through Saturday enjoy local musicians performing from the great American songbook, while celebrating the legacy of Pittsburgh jazz and experiencing an eclectic world of music and fresh surprises. This event is free and open to the public. The evening’s guest will be Joe Negri. For more information, call 412-773-8884 or email info@andyswinebar.com.

Jazz Jam
CJ’s Restaurant & Lounge presents “The Roger Humphries & RH Factor Jazz Jam Session” at 8 p.m. at 2901-2911 Penn Ave., Strip District. There will be live jazz and fun every Thursday night. Must be 30 years or older and there is a dress code that will be enforced. No tennis shoes, sweats, or athletic gear. For more information, call 412-642-2377.

Friday 24

Celebrating Black History
The PNC Legacy Project presents its “Celebrating Black History Month” Exhibit from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at the 600 Liberty Ave., Downtown. The exhibit honors the contributions of celebrated and everyday Pittsburghers, along with documenting the city’s transformation over the past 200 years. The exhibit will include touch screen timelines, oral histories; touch screen panels displaying historic images and more. The exhibit is free and open daily to the public. For more information, call 412-762-3380.

Spanish Harlem Orchestra
The MCG Jazz presents the Spanish Harlem Orchestra at 7 p.m. at the Manchester Craftsmen’s Guild, 1815 Metropolitan St., Manchester. The Grammy Award winning 12-member ensemble has introduced the classic sounds of New York City Salsa to music lovers worldwide. There will also be a 9:30 p.m. show. For more information, call 412-322-0800 or visit http://www.mcgjazz.org.

Saturday 25

Mojoflo Release Concert    
Mojoflo Music Productions LLC. presents its Pittsburgh Release Concert at The Rex Theater, 1602 E. Carson St., South Side. This neo-funk band from Columbus, Ohio, is one of the Midwest’s premier purveyors of groovealicious music. They will feature songs from their new album “Right On!” They will be joined by Marco Benevento. For more information, visit http://www.mojoflo.net.

Sunday 26

Wicked
PNC Broadway Across America-Pittsburgh presents “Wicked” at 6:30 p.m. at the Benedum Center, 803 Liberty Ave., Cultural District. This Grammy and Tony Award winning production tells the story of two girls from Oz and how they became the Wicked Witch of the West and Glinda the Good. This show will run through Feb. 9 and is recommended for ages 8 and up; no one under 4 will be admitted. For more information, call 412-456-6666 or visit http://www.trustarts.org.

Monday 27

Savoy Jazz
Savoy Restaurant presents Savoy Jazz Mondays from 5-9 p.m. at 2623 Penn Ave., Strip District. Every Monday guests can enjoy live jazz in a sophisticated atmosphere with the Roger Humphries Trio and a special guest. The special guest will be guitarist Ken Karsh. The attire is business casual. For more information, call 412-281-0660 or visit http://www.savoypgh.com.

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