City of Asylum @ Alphabet City, located at 40 West North Avenue, is the permanent home for City of Asylum programming and the arts. It is a hub for Pittsburgh’s readers and writers, jazz and small-scale music and performance, and artistic experimentation. It is a home for diverse voices from around the globe – a place where Pittsburgh meets the world and the world meets Pittsburgh. To view a complete list of all scheduled events, visit the Alphabet City website.
Cuentos: Tales from the Latino World
Saturday, October 13 from 3:00 to 4:00 pm
Enjoy an afternoon of family-friendly songs and storytelling with David Gonzalez as he presents Cuentos: Tales from the Latino World. Cuentos paints a vivid picture of the people and rich cultures of the Spanish-speaking world with colorful tales from the Caribbean, South America, and the Bronx. These tales are filled with memorable characters, fantastic plots and positive messages for children. The show provides solid entertainment and a great introduction to the marvelous world of Latino literature and culture.