Thursday | 23
August Wilson’s Jitney
A jitney is an unlicensed taxicab. Five tireless drivers in Pittsburgh’s Hill District fight for love, survival, and respect as the powers-that-be threaten to close down their garage in the name of neighborhood improvement.
Friday | 24
- Friday, January 24, 2020, 7:30 p.m.
5305 Sweetwater Road (Sweetwater Community Church),
The John Jorgenson Quintet
First earning acclaim in the mid-’80s as part of the Desert Rose Band, Jorgenson went on to the Hellecasters and a six-year stint of touring, recording, and doing TV appearances with Elton John. He won the Academy of Country Music Guitarist of the Year award in two consecutive years and has performed and recorded with Sting, Willie Nelson, Bob Dylan, Mike Nesmith, and Billy Joel. His gypsy jazz quintet includes guitarist Doug Martin, violinist Jason Anick, bassist Simon Planting, and percussionist Rick Reed.