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The University of Pittsburgh's Daily Student Newspaper

The Pitt News

The University of Pittsburgh's Daily Student Newspaper

The Pitt News

First-year guard Trey McGowens’ (2), pictured here against Louisville, scored a game-high 26 points against Boston College Tuesday night.

Top moments from Pitt men’s basketball so far

By Kate Hall, Staff Writer February 22, 2019
Though fans haven’t celebrated a win in more than a month, the Pitt men’s basketball team has still provided moments worth cheering for.
An Iliad spans the Trojan War in an epic one-man show

“An Iliad” spans the Trojan War in an epic one-man show

In Pittsburgh Public Theater’s latest production, the concept of a one-man show is pushed to its limit.“An Iliad,” which debuts tonight at the Pittsburgh Public Theater and runs through April 6,...

Heads takes poignant look at wartime imprisonment

“Heads” takes poignant look at wartime imprisonment

By Gideon Bradshaw / Senior Staff Writer February 3, 2014

Warzones and prisons may be Americans’ favorite places. In the popular imagination, both represent Hobbesian settings where life is “nasty, brutish and short” as characters blur pre-existing lines...

Nomadic Quantum Theater explores unconventional spaces

By Allison Latzko / For The Pitt News January 29, 2014

At the corner of Fourth Avenue and Wood Street, in a large room with grand marble columns and a high ceiling, a small band of lighting and sound technicians, actors and their director prepare for the opening...

‘Parlour Song’ preserves human element of despair

By John Lavanga / A&E Editor November 7, 2013

“Everything is disappearing.”The succinct, disturbing statement escapes Ned’s mouth in a hushed tone  — part panicked confession, part plea for help — as Dale, Ned’s longtime friend and neighbor,...

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