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City Theatre offers March 16 'Westmoreland Day' admission for world premiere play

Shirley McMarlin
| Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018, 9:48 a.m.
Pittsburgh's City Theatre is offering special 'Westmoreland Day' admission on March 16 for a production of New York actress/playwright Cori Thomas' 'City Market.'
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Pittsburgh's City Theatre is offering special 'Westmoreland Day' admission on March 16 for a production of New York actress/playwright Cori Thomas' 'City Market.'

Pittsburgh's City Theatre Company is offering special “Westmoreland Day” admission on March 16 for the play “Citizens Market.”

The play, centered around a New York City neighborhood supermarket, will begin at 8 p.m. at the theater, 1300 Bingham St. in Pittsburgh's South Side. The City Theatre run, from March 3 through 25, is its world premiere.

Written by New York City-based actress and playwright Cori Thomas, “Citizens Market” follows the lives of hopeful immigrants as they navigate life in the city that never sleeps and “celebrates an ever-shifting and eclectic America,” according to a news release.

An after-party with complimentary food and beverages will give guests the opportunity to meet cast members.

The evening is offered in collaboration with the YWCA Westmoreland County, Seton Hill University and the Westmoreland Museum of American Art.

“Westmoreland Day” admission is $30 for ticket-buyers using the code WESTMORELAND.

Details: 412-431-2489 or citytheatrecompany.org

Shirley McMarlin is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach her at 724-836-5750, smcmarlin@tribweb.com or via Twitter @shirley_trib.

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