Doors Open Pittsburgh: Nellie Bly Makes the News

Doors Open Pittsburgh Hosts Virtual Storytelling Event

Doors Open Pittsburgh (DOP) invites you to celebrate the area’s treasured architecture, collective heritage, and unique neighborhoods. Doors Open Pittsburgh is presenting weekly virtual storytelling experiences that celebrate Pittsburgh. The DOP Stories are being held on Monday evenings at 7:30 pm through March 2021. Pre-registration is required to join the live stream. The cost of each event is Pay-What-You-Can, with a $5 minimum. If you have questions, email or call 412-583-1424.

Nellie Bly Makes the News
Monday, January 25 at 7:30 pm
This is the story of a girl from Pittsburgh who proved her mettle one front page headline after another. Nelly Bly became a journalist when newspaper editors didn’t want to hire women. She took on prickly social issues and went undercover when undercover was only “for the boys.” This is the story of how one woman changed the world.