Entertainment briefs: 'Sondheim' show ending early
The CLO Cabaret production “Side by Side by Sondheim” will exit early to make way for the return of “Defending the Caveman.”
The revue of Sondheim's music had been scheduled to play through Aug. 14. But when given the opportunity to open “Defending the Caveman” earlier, Pittsburgh Civic Light Opera administrators chose to reschedule.
“Side by Side by Sondheim will continue through July 14 at at the Cabaret at Theater Square, Downtown. CLO Cabaret has notified those with existing reservations and rescheduled them or offered refunds.
“Defending the Caveman” will now open Aug. 1 and run through Oct. 20.
Performances of either show are generally at 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays through Fridays, 2 and 8 p.m. Saturdays; 2 p.m. Sundays. Admission is $34.75 and $44.75.
Details: 412-456-6666 or pittsburghCLO.org
— Alice T. Carter
Checking out the local eagle
Before you watch fireworks on July 4, you can check out America's national bird, the bald eagle, at the Hays bald eagle nest.
Representatives of the Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania will be on hand from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 4 with spotting scopes and binoculars, to help you view the two adult bald eagles and the rare little eaglet that hatched in mid-April.
The nest stands along the Monongahela River. To get there, walk or bike from the Hot Metal Bridge in the South Side along the Great Allegheny Passage bike trail. Don't walk along the railroad or park in the Sandcastle parking lot, though; these areas are private property. Details: www.aswp.org
— Kellie Gormly
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