|Posted by Chris on May 3, 2018 at 7:55 AM||comments (0)|
Here it is-- the news you've all been waiting for. I am all manner of pleased to announce that tickets for CSTS Pittsburgh 2018 are officially on sale!
You read that right. Now, I know you've probably gotten used to just showing up and buying your ticket at the door, but things have to be a little different this year. You see, our new venue, the Parkway Theater in McKees Rocks, has a theater that only seats 45, so we need to sell tickets in advance so as to avoid any uncomfortablenes...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Chris on May 2, 2018 at 8:15 PM||comments (0)|
CSTS Pittsburgh is pleased to announce that we have a new sponsor for 2018! Jump Cut Theater (www.jumpcuttheater.org), the organization that used to be the Friends of the Hollywood Theater, is continuing its working relationship with CSTS Pittsburgh through its sponsorship of our charity screening of Serenity at the Parkway Theater in McKees Rocks on August 5. The organization is also graciously handling the ticket sales for the event.
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|Posted by Chris on March 22, 2018 at 7:10 PM||comments (0)|
Pittsburgh's 13th annual Can't Stop the Serenity charity screening of Serenity will take place August 5, 2018 at the Parkway Theater in McKees Rocks, PA.
The doors will open at noon for games and raffles, and the Big Damn Movie will begin at 2pm.
The Parkway Theater features a cash bar and micro-brewery. Popcorn, hot dogs and other food will also be available for purchase.
All proceeds (except food and beverages) will benefit Equality Now.
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|Posted by Chris on January 22, 2018 at 11:20 PM||comments (1)|
A Dormont resident has started a petition to cancel the pending sale of the Hollywood Theater, home of CSTS Pittsburgh since 2014. If you're not aware of what is going on with this sale, please read the statement we recently posted.
Please sign the petition. Then tell as many people as you can about it and encourage them to sign too. Here's the link:
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|Posted by Chris on January 20, 2018 at 10:30 AM||comments (0)|
As you are no doubt aware by now, the Hollywood Theater, the home of Can't Stop the Serenity Pittsburgh for the past four years, was recently purchased by an organization known as the Theatre Historical Society of America (THS), which claims to be Pittsburgh-based, but has only been operating in the area for about a year now and has its actual headquarters in Illinois.
Most of the recent reports of the sale in the news media have atte...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Chris on August 24, 2017 at 8:50 AM||comments (0)|
Matt Black of the Delaware Valley Brigade is going to do a run of patches for the Brigades of the Pennsylvania Browncoats. There are five (5) Brigades: Delaware Valley Brigade, Susquehanna Valley Brigade, Rivers & Bridges Brigade, Woods & Mountains Brigade, and Mines & Mountains Brigade. At the end of this post is a list of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Counties that are in each brigade in case the attached map (on the "Photos" page of this site) isn't clear. Proofs of the Brig...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Chris on August 5, 2017 at 11:50 AM||comments (0)|
If you attended this year's CSTS Pittsburgh, we are seeking your feedback. Please take a minute or two to fill out our survey:
Your feedback will help us make future CSTS events better. We'll leave it open until August 19, but you want to do it ASAP, while the memory of the event is still fresh and so you don't forget the survey altogether. Your input is much appreciated.
And don't forget, you can v...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Chris on August 1, 2017 at 10:05 AM||comments (1)|
CSTS Pittsburgh has been nominated for "Best Fundraising Gala" in the 2017 City Paper "Best of Pittsburgh" poll! It sure would go a long way towards boosting our signal if we were to win that title, or at least make a strong showing. You'll find the link for it below. Please vote, and tell as many folk as you can to vote too. You can vote once per day through August 18. And while you're at it, if you see any of our Big Damn Supporters nominated, be sure to vote for them too. You can fin...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Chris on August 1, 2017 at 10:00 AM||comments (0)|
I want to thank everyone who came out to CSTS Pittsburgh 2017 at the Hollywood Theater this past Sunday. I hope everyone had as much fun as the crew and I did. We raised a total of $515.50 this year. $51.50 of that will be donated to the Al Wooten, Jr. Heritage Center in memory of Ron Glass. The rest will go to Equality Now. Special thanks to our hosts, the Hollywood Theater, and our sponsor, geekpittsburgh...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Chris on July 24, 2017 at 9:45 AM||comments (0)|
Can you believe we're less than one week away from CSTS Pittsburgh? I know I can't. My crew and I are all kinds of busy getting ready for Sunday's shindig. Here are some last-minute things we think you need to know:
The doors open at noon. There won't be any live entertainment this year, so you'll have a full two hours before the movie to play games, win prizes and get your tickets in for the raffles. We'll have four games this year-- Zoe's Shoot...Read Full Post »