We are dedicated to bringing
out the soul of underground culture
in the city of bridges and helping
build a community interconnected with the elements
beneath the surface. Our goal is to promote collective creativity through a
fluid intersection of people,
places, ideas and vibrations. In
doing so, we seek to connect independent arts and culture to the urban development of
May 31st Update. Absolutely
no shortage of things to do this weekend. In fact, see why
For more comprehensive event listings, check out the links on this website. In addition, the Ground Zero and Bridgespotters collectives maintain regular email lists of events around town. We are continually updating this website. Much of the new content is based on your collective feedback – thanks so much and keep it coming! We’re still working on getting the Audio clips from our last Momentum event on May 11th posted. As always, your feedback is most important to us, and is much appreciated.
Thank you for checking out element 5.
element 5 picks (May 31st-June 7th, 2002):
Fri May 31st - All night Party. DJ spinning Funk, Soulful grooves, and
everything else that'll get you moving and shaking. ?.
@ The Shadow Lounge.
Fri May 31st - another legendary performance by BEAM. Live @ Zythos [above
Fri May 31st - June 1st. Quiet Storm in-house fundraiser. Silent Auction &
Live Entertainment. Friday /
Saturday. $5 suggested donation. The Quiet Storm Coffeehouse is a vegetarian
restaurant and BYOB arts venue located at
Fri May 31st - GOOD FRIDAYS @ The
Fri May 31st - June 9th - New Horizon Theater presents…“Get Ready”. The story of an
R&B group making their comeback…Written by Jaye Stewart and Joe Plummer.
Directed by Eileen J. Morris. Friday & Saturday .
Sunday . Wolf Hall.
Sat June 1st - Bharat Natyam Dance performance. "Aayar Kula Thilakam":
A dance on Shri Krishna. By Smt. Jaya Mani & Students.
Sat June 1st - The Artists Image Resource has brought in Artists and the Art
of the Book, an exhibit of more than 50 artists books which was organized by
Sat. June 1st - SALSA! Dance to the soul shaking rhythms of Orquesta Tropical.
every saturday @
Sat June 1st -
you -- even lunch is provided ['nuff said!]. To sign up for the GroundZero Team, please contact: Ray Obenza < email@example.com >. More info: http://www.glenda.org/partner.html and http://www.glenda.org/photo_gallery/010602-hotbedofdiversity/index.html
Sat June 1st / Sun June 2nd - "Conjure Man Dies". By Rudolph Fisher (performed in
Repertory). A play about a detective and a doctor as they investigate a complex
plot around the death of a well-known and mysterious "psychic"
African King. A story of mind control & out of body experiences. Showing at
the Kuntu Repertory theater. Sat.
/ Sun 3S17 Forbes Quadrangle on
Sat June 1st/Sun June 2nd - The Mattress Factory will celebrate its 25th Anniversary and
the opening of the new exhibition, James Turrell: Into the Light. From dusk to
dawn. A vast array of musical entertainment, performances and great food.
Sun June 2nd - AIDS Community Day. A walk to raise money for the Pittsburgh
AIDS Task Force. Other activities take place, too, such as entertainment and a
Sun June 2nd - Sonnatang Sundays. Resident: DJ Centauri. Spinning chilled out,
soulful grooves to go with your afternoon coffee. 3pm-7pm. Coca Lounge. 3811
Sun June 2nd - The All Star Game. House music & other soulful grooves to
dance you into Monday morning. Pub IG.
Sun June 2nd - Jazz Satellite feat. Bros. Peck. Shadow Lounge.
Mon June 3rd & throughout
June - SCRATCH! A thrilling documentary
to support the underdog genre of hip-hop music and hard-working turntablists.
For film lovers and hip-hop lovers both, SCRATCH requires no prior knowledge or
favor for the flavor, and will open your eyes to the exercised capacities of vinyl
records, and the groundbreaking figureheads who started off this new scene.
Features various performances from favorites such as DJ Q-Bert, Afrika
Bambaataa, Mix Master Mike, Jurassic Five, and more! JOIN US MONDAY NIGHT FOR A CHAT ABOUT THE FILM FEATURING
LOCAL GUEST DISCUSSION LEADERS DJ SELECTA (RADIO
Mon June 3rd - Closing day of the 20th annual Jewish Food Festival. Load up on
Gefilte fish, blintzes, kosher dogs and hamantaschen. Get your Central and
Mon June 3rd - Revolve w/ Resident DJs Kerem & Kaleo. Guest DJs weekly. @
Tues June 4th - Phat Man Dee performing at the ppening reception for Hollis
Sigler’s Breast Cancer Journal exhibit. Chronicalling the artist’s experiences
with sickness and health after she was diagnosed with breast cancer in 1985.
Also featuring keynote speaker Dr. Victor G. Vogel, the director of Magee’s
U.P.C.I. Breast Program.
American Jewish Museum of the Jewish Community Center of Greater
Wed June 5th - "The Movement". Real House Music w/ residents Todd
Hauber & J. ROberts. Guest DJs weekly. @ Zythos.
Thurs June 6th - SHOWCASE THURSDAYS @ CLUB LAGA.
Thurs June 6th - CLub