Amazing things happen at the New Hazlett when all its spaces are occupied and multiple artists are working. Sparks fly.
Under the artistic direction of Peter Kope and Michele de la Reza, Attack Theatre makes personal, accessible and collaborative dance-based performances. They combine modern dance, original live music, multimedia and interdisciplinary art forms to present work in traditional and nontraditional spaces both nationally and internationally.
barebones is a Pittsburgh-based theater company whose mission is to facilitate the growth of local artists through the production of challenging, entertaining, thought-provoking plays. They look to attract new young theater audiences by employing minimal production elements for maximum impact.
Carrnivale produces contemporary musicals. Established in 2009 by Maggie Carr, Justin Fortunato, and Bob Neumeyer, the company uses the talents of local college students. The company produced musicals Sweeney Todd, Ragtime, Into the Woods and Next to Normal.
Corning Works is a multi-disciplinary dance company led by Beth Corning. Humor co-exists with serious examination of such issues as art and myth, gender and aging. With a seasoned and passionate voice Corning, along with her collaborators, explore and expose the human condition.
Kente is an African American arts organization presenting high-quality art of the African Diaspora and programs that entertain, inform and uplift the residents of underserved communities.
The students at Pittsburgh Musical Theater perform with their very own company at the New Hazlett Theater. The PMT showcases student talent in Broadway musicals and allows students to claim all of the roles in every show and are supported by the professional artists and musicians.
Prime Stage entertains and educates audiences through live theatre and literature. They produce adaptations of literature drawn from middle and high school reading lists, new plays, and other works.
Texture strives to enhance the region by creating original movement works combined with high classical ballet standards of technique and skill. Texture artists express creativity and passion through the process of collaboration and performance.