Saturday, July 22, 2023

7:00pm - 9:00pm: Immersive VIP Reception

9:00pm - 12:00am: Dance Party

Kelly Strayhorn Theater | 5941 Penn Ave.

Pay What Moves You: $50 - $250

House Party celebrates the legacy of KST with a night of entertainment and unforgettable flavor. Inspired by the theatrics of Studio 54 and the iconic fashion of the Met Gala, House Party brings the mood with an immersive atmosphere and live performance. From the instagram-worthy VIP Reception to the rapturous Dance Party, you can expect a night of cool fantasy in the thick of summer. Come support KST’s next season of diverse arts offerings in East Liberty! And as always — BRING YOUR LOOKS.

Kenya T. Boswell

Dana Bishop-Root

Anne Chen

Gina & Idris Evans

Sherree Goldstein

David Finegold

Kenya Matthews

Rep. La'Tasha D. Mayes

Khari Mosley

Jessica Gaynelle Moss

Richard Parsakian

Barb Pugh

Hon. Erika Strassburger

Kannu Sahni

Gina Winstead & Donny Donovan


Adam Golden, Chair

Richard C. Smith, Vice Chair

Alyssa P. Lyon, Secretary

Joseph Decker, Treasurer

R. Yvonne Campos

Kyle Crawford, Member at Large

Caitlin Green, Past Chair

Martell Covington

Lisa B. Freeland

Marita Garrett

Stacey L. Jarrell

Anne Billiet Lackner

Melinda Maloney

Badel Mbanga

Arthur Pang

Immersive VIP Reception Tickets

Guests experience exclusive open bar access all night, heavy hors d’oeuvres, and live performances in an immersive environment before we roll up the rug and throw down the beats.

$150 - $250
Dance Party Tickets

Top DJs raise the roof and turn up the heat to ignite a dance party in classic KST fashion. Dance Party tickets include one complimentary beverage from the cash bar with curated cocktails, wine, and beer.

$50 - $100

RSVP by Friday, June 30, 2023.

Questions? | 412.363.3000

"Rewriting the book on the house party and debuting a new concept for its benefit bash, the theater will pulse with immersive art installations and performances, community activations, and spectacular fashion statements."
"The legacy of the Kelly Strayhorn Theater in Pittsburgh cannot be overstated. Standing for decades in the East Liberty community, the theater has brought music, dance, conversation and poetry to residents from the neighborhood and beyond..."
"A big house party is about to shake the walls of the Kelly Strayhorn Theater in East Liberty!"

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