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Smokestack Lightning at Schenley Plaza

Presented by Calliope House and Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy at Schenley Plaza, Pittsburgh PA

Jul 23 2021
Smokestack Lightning at Schenley Plaza

Join Calliope and Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy for an evening of great music under the tent at Schenley Plaza on July 23rd!

Smokestack Lightning started over a decade ago at Pitt in the History Department as a band that re-created the songs of historical movements and peoples, like blues, labor songs, civil rights anthems, and immigrant ballads. As the band evolved, adding and changing members and repertoire, they kept a focus on songs of the working life and environmental change – but they opened up to arranging and playing favorite songs from a variety of bands and singers they admired as well as originals by

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No tickets are required for this show, but we will be accepting tips for the artists both in-person and online.

Contact: 412-361-1915


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Additional time info:

The Porch restaurant will have a cash bar open for use during the concert.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Schenley Plaza

4100 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA


    • Wheelchair Access

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