TribLIVE

| AandE


 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Anti-Flag to help Mr. Small's mark 10th anniversary

Rob Larson - To celebrate Mr. Small’s 10th anniversary, there will be two shows on May 30 and 31 headlined by Pittsburgh punk rock rabble-rousers Anti-Flag, who will play different sets each night with songs from all 10 of their albums.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>Rob Larson</em></div>To celebrate Mr. Small’s 10th anniversary, there will be two shows on May 30 and 31 headlined by Pittsburgh punk rock rabble-rousers Anti-Flag, who will play different sets each night with songs from all 10 of their albums.
Joel Ryan/Invision/AP - Daniel Radcliffe seen in the press room at the Olivier Awards 2013 at the Royal opera House in London on Sunday, April 28th, 2013. (Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP)
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>Joel Ryan/Invision/AP</em></div>Daniel Radcliffe seen in the press room at the Olivier Awards 2013 at the Royal opera House in London on Sunday, April 28th, 2013. (Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP)

Email Newsletters

Click here to sign up for one of our email newsletters.
Tuesday, May 28, 2013, 7:52 p.m.
 

The concert venue is a notoriously tough business, and even the legendary venues tend to find their fortunes changing after a few good years. That's why it's so remarkable that Mr. Small's Theatre is now celebrating its 10th anniversary as a venue.

The risks were always high, and obstacles formidable: an off-the-beaten-path location in Millvale, with lousy late-night bus access (especially to the student populations in Oakland), limited parking and skeptical neighbors, among others.

All of that mattered, but none of it (apparently) was a deal-breaker. Or, at least, none of it was outweighed by a beautiful venue in a converted church, a dedicated staff, and a list of outstanding amenities — including a recording studio and hostel for touring bands — that have kept Mr. Small's on the map.

To celebrate Mr. Small's 10th anniversary, there will be two shows on May 30 and 31 headlined by Pittsburgh punk rock rabble-rousers Anti-Flag, who will play different sets each night with songs from all 10 of their albums. Also on the bill May 30 are The Swellers, Hostage Calm and World's Scariest Police Chases. On May 31, Lemuria, Code Orange Kids and Worship This get it started. Each night, the show starts at 7:30 p.m. and costs $15.

Details: 866-468-3401 or www.mrsmalls.com

— Michael Machosky

Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.

 

 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Music

  1. Hall & Oates reaffirm stature at sold-out Stage AE show
  2. Hall & Oates still has rock and soul, decades in
  3. Pittsburgh Opera’s ‘The Daughter of the Regiment’ a joy for performers, audience
  4. ‘Stand By Me’ singer Ben E. King dead at age 76
  5. Review: Vocalists, dancers elevate Chatham Baroque concert
  6. ‘K.C. Undercover’ star Zendaya just getting started
  7. Garfunkel back in fine vocal, and spiritual, form for Pittsburgh stop
  8. Pittsburgh Opera’s ‘Daughter’ a joy for performers, audience
  9. Pittonkatonk May Day Brass BBQ Picnic has brass to pump up your day
  10. Tickets on sale Friday for Tim McGraw show