Newspaper article Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh, PA)

On Tap More Inside

Newspaper article Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh, PA)

On Tap More Inside

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10 * COVER STORY

"Three Billboards" one of many films to watch during the holidays.

4 * RESTAURANTS

An East Liberty casual restaurant fancies up straightforward fare.

6* MUNCh

B52 Cafe offers a unique twist to vegan dining in Lawrenceville.

16 * MUSIC

Ploughman's Lunch is back for Get Hip's Black Friday.

17 * Beer

Millvale invites you to

its Holiday Drink Tour.

ALL WEEKEND

Swing town

PittStop Lindy Hop 17 is a weekend-long gathering of the swing scene, drawing dancers from 20 states for seven dances (six with live bands).

The weekend includes:

Friday: The Boilermaker Jazz Band swing dance, 8 p.m. -- midnight at Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall ini Oakland; followed by Chelsea Reed & The Fair Weather Five from Philadelphia at Pittsburgh Opera, Strip, from 1-5 a.m.

Saturday: Local and national DJs swing dance (1-5 p.m.) and Chelsea Reed & The Fair Weather Five (8 p.m.-midnight) at Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall, Oakland; The Fried Bananas with Joshua Fialkoff and Shawn Hershey at Pittsburgh Opera (1-5 a.m.)

Sunday: Paul Cosentino and The Hot Metal Swing Orchestra (1-5 p.m.) and The Fried Bananas with Joshua Fialkoff and Shawn Hershey (8 p.m.-midnight) at Carnegie Mellon University Rangos Ballroom.

Weekend pass is $80; Individual prices for single dances; www.pittstoplindyhop.com.

ALL WEEKEND

'Girls of Summer'

New Horizon Theater presents "The Girls of Summer," a 1940s-set drama that centers on an all-Negro female team being trained for an exhibition game against the all-white champions of the All American Girls Professional Baseball League.

When the team's coach is found dead, the girls are on their own to compete while dealing with racism and deceit. The NAACP Award-winning play is written and directed Layon Gray ("Kings of Harlem").

Showtimes are 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday and 3 p. …

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