Frick Park http://wesa.fm en Romeo and Juliet Meet In Pittsburgh Parks http://wesa.fm/post/romeo-and-juliet-meet-pittsburgh-parks <p>Romeo or Juliet: which would you choose?</p><p>One Pittsburgh theater group is adding a new spin to arguably the most famous love story of all time by asking the audience pick a side.</p><p>Jennifer Tober, founder and artistic director of Pittsburgh Shakespeare in the Parks, said their production this year puts a twist on "Romeo and Juliet."</p> Tue, 20 Aug 2013 17:28:17 +0000 Michael Lynch 15143 at http://wesa.fm On the Trail: Travel Through Frick Park and Hot Dog Dam http://wesa.fm/post/trail-travel-through-frick-park-and-hot-dog-dam <p></p><p></p><p>For hikers and bikers alike, <a href="http://pittsburghparks.org/frick">Frick Park</a> has been a favorite Pittsburgh destination for years.&nbsp; Visitors can enjoy beautiful trails like Tranquil Trail and take their furry friends to cool off at “Hot Dog Dam.” Software engineer,<strong> Paul Heckbert</strong> has been riding Pittsburgh's bike trails for nearly 20 years.&nbsp; He shares his love of the region's trails as a member of the <a href="http://www.steelvalleytrail.org/about.htm">Steel Valley Trail Council</a>, and today tells us about this beautiful piece of nature in Pittsburgh.&nbsp; Catch a moment on the trail with Paul Heckbert.</p><p> Tue, 18 Jun 2013 12:12:00 +0000 Katherine Blackley 11610 at http://wesa.fm On the Trail: Travel Through Frick Park and Hot Dog Dam Frick Art and Historical Center to Get $15 Million Facelift http://wesa.fm/post/frick-art-and-historical-center-get-15-million-facelift <p>Ground was broken Thursday at the Frick Art and Historical Center in Point Breeze as part of a $15 million renovation and expansion project.</p><p>Phase one includes a 3,000-square-foot Orientation Center meant to enhance the visitor experience. The center will provide a more welcoming environment and will teach visitors about the Frick family, what life was like in Pittsburgh at the end of the 19th century and will show everything the museum has to offer.</p> Thu, 06 Jun 2013 19:11:35 +0000 Michael Lynch 10926 at http://wesa.fm