The 2017-2018 Hillman Performing Arts Series at Shady Side Academy presents the acrobatic troupe PUSH Physical Theatre on Saturday, March 10, at 7:30 p.m.
The show takes place at the Hillman Center for Performing Arts, located on the Shady Side Academy Senior School campus, 423 Fox Chapel Road, Fox Chapel. Tickets are $30 for adults, $24 for seniors (65 and over) and $16 for children (18 and under) and can be purchased online or by phone at 412-968-3040.
As part of their visit, PUSH Physical Theatre performers will host a master class for SSA Senior School theatre students at the Hillman Center on Friday, March 9.
Intense athleticism, gravity-defying acrobatics and soulful artistry – PUSH Physical Theatre, the genre-defining masters of physical storytelling, express what it means to be human: the joy and sorrow, humor and tragedy, the big questions and the simple things. Unparalleled performers bring the narratives of our lives to the stage with hope and optimism: The strength of the human soul expressed by the power of the human body. Learn more at http://www.pushtheatre.org.
This show concludes the 2017-2018 season of the Hillman Performing Arts Series. Next up at the Hillman Center for Performing Arts is the special event A Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald, featuring vocalist Delores King Williams and the Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra, on April 14.
The Hillman Center for Performing Arts, established in 2004, is one of Western Pennsylvania's newest cultural venues. Its flagship offering, the Hillman Performing Arts Series, presents programs of excellence that represent Pittsburgh's cultural traditions while celebrating global artistic innovation. In addition, the Hillman Center strives to foster an accessible environment for all patrons to explore and enjoy fine art. Special emphasis is placed on family-friendly programming. Learn more at www.thehillman.org.