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Vuyani Dance Theatre's Cion: Requiem of Ravel's Bolero

Presented by Pittsburgh Playhouse at Point Park University at Pittsburgh Playhouse at Point Park University, Pittsburgh PA

Apr 27 - 28 2023
Vuyani Dance Theatre's Cion: Requiem of Ravel's Bolero

Experience South African star Gregory Maqoma’s choreographic genius in Pittsburgh for the first time. Vuyani Dance Theatre performs an innovative, visually stunning work that draws inspiration from the South African author Zakes Mda’s novel Cion, and music from French composer Maurice Ravel’s Boléro.

In this piece the message of death and its dire consequences are infused through a lament to be able to confront a universe in which the age-old tropes of greed, power and religion have

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Apr 27, 2023 at 07:00 pm - 08:30 pm (Thu)
  • Apr 28, 2023 at 07:00 pm - 08:30 pm (Fri)
* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

Pittsburgh Playhouse at Point Park University

350 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222

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PARKING INFO

Parking:

On-street metered parking is available along Forbes Avenue and adjacent streets at Pittsburgh Parking Authority hourly rates.

The nearest public parking garage is located at the Hilton Garden Inn, 250 Forbes Avenue. Other garages and surface parking lots are located downtown at various rates; many have discounted rates beginning at 4pm. Please note that some may be cash only.

Accessible Parking

Patrons are always welcome to drop off and pick up directly in front of the doors. Please note there is no curb cut directly in front of the playhouse entrance, only at the street corner of Forbes and Smithfield. For patrons desiring to park as close as possible to the Pittsburgh Playhouse, we recommend these options:

  • On-street metered parking is available along Forbes Avenue and adjacent streets at Pittsburgh Parking Authority hourly rates.
  • Hilton Garden Inn, 250 Forbes Avenue: 500ft away. Accessible Parking: Designated accessible spaces are available on levels 3, 4 & 5 by the elevators
  • Forbes Garage, 400 Fourth Ave: 700ft away. Designated accessible parking areas

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