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Frank Cappelli, children's entertainer, Pittsburgh entertainer, Cappelli and Company

In a new article on TribLIVE.com, Frank Cappelli talks his two-time Emmy Award-winning show’s return to television after a 15-year absence! After airing on WTAE from the late 1980′s to 2001, “Cappelli & Company” is back on television screens, airing at 11:30am Sundays through Fridays on local channel WBGN-TV. You can also find full episodes of the show, videos, sheet music and much more on Cappelli’s new website, www.cappelliandcompany.com.… Read More »


Jim Krenn Comedy Cruise

This Friday, spend a great night out in Pittsburgh on the Jim Krenn Comedy Cruise on the Gateway Clipper Fleet! Mike Wysocki will be opening the show, which will feature some of Jimmy’s signature impressions, anecdotes and characters. The cruise will board at 7:00pm and sail from 8:00pm to 10:00pm. Tickets are $30.… Read More »


Jim Krenn: No Restrictions podcast, comedy podcast, Sideshow Network podcast, talent network podcast, Sound cloud podcast, Pittsburgh comedy podcast

In the new Jim Krenn: No Restrictions podcast, Jimmy Krenn, Terry Jones, John Evans and Mike Wysocki are in the studio discussing: how Terry’s sports hernia is preventing him from having superhero moments, Charlie Sheen’s latest breakdown, a 112-year-old Somali man marrying a 17-year-old girl, when John had a comedy booth at a fair in Minnesota, LeBron James returning to Cleveland, how great athletes set the bar for others, Miami fans reacting to LeBron’s departure, Mike’s Twisted Sports covering Derek Jeter’s last MLB All-Star Game & LeBron and Johnny Manziel competing to be King of Cleveland, Read More »


The Weekender, Pittsburgh weekend entertainment, talent network entertainment, talent network Pittsburgh, what to do in Pittsburgh

Welcome to The Weekender: An overview of Pittsburgh’s entertainment for July 24 through July 27 – ranging from music to comedy and everything in between…… Read More »


Pittsburgh Dad, Pittsburgh Dad IKEA

Remember when Pittsburgh Dad went shopping with the family at IKEA? Well, they bought some furniture and now Dad is building it. Watch the new episode below:… Read More »


Cocktails and Celebs, Celebrity Bartending Event, Pittsburgh Fundraiser, Jim Krenn

Jimmy Krenn will be one of the celeb bartenders at Thursday, July 24′s Cocktails & Celebs Bartending Event at Savoy Restaurant & Lounge – where each celebrity bartender will be benefiting a different charity. … Read More »


Pittsburgh Dad, Pittsburgh entertainment, Kennywood, WTAE Summerfest, Free Pittsburgh entertainment

This Friday, July 25 – Meet and Greet with the Pittsburgh Dad Creators at Kennywood as part of the WTAE Summerfest Parade! Ride the rides with Dad and take part in the rest of the free Summerfest events…… Read More »


Jim Krenn: No Restrictions podcast, comedy podcast, Sideshow Network podcast, talent network podcast, Sound cloud podcast, Pittsburgh comedy podcast

In this week’s new episode of Jim Krenn: No Restrictions, Jimmy, Terry Jones, John Evans and Mike Wysocki talk: fellow Sideshow Network podcaster Frazer Smith (Puck Off!) being the guy who followed Michael Richards on stage after his meltdown, the British soldier who let Hitler go in the First World War, the New Jersey girl who’s “boyfriend” is a cardboard cutout of Bradley Cooper, how Martin Scorsese’s satire “The King of Comedy” has become reality, more conspiracy theories, Mike’s tips for tightwads at the ballpark in Twisted Sports, Yale University discovering a drug that re-grows hair, a Canadian guy losing an inch in penis surgery, an Indonesian woman allegedly giving birth to a lizard, the latest fad of tipping Smart cars and much more!… Read More »


The Weekender, Pittsburgh weekend entertainment, talent network entertainment, talent network Pittsburgh, what to do in Pittsburgh

Welcome to The Weekender: An overview of Pittsburgh’s entertainment for July 17 through July 20 – ranging from music to comedy and everything in between…… Read More »


Pittsburgh Dad, IKEA, Comedy, Pittsburgh Comedy

Remember that Pittsburgh Dad IKEA Episode from a few weeks back? Not only is there a sequel in the works but Pittsburgh Dad will be making an appearance at the IKEA Pittsburgh Store in Robinson Town Centre this Saturday, July 19 from 2:00pm to 4:00pm to celebrate their 25th Anniversary!

Re-watch the IKEA Episode and hang out with Pittsburgh Dad this Saturday!… Read More »


Rocky LaPorte, Last Comic Standing, Book Rocky Laporte, Book Comedy

Rocky LaPorte is now a part of Last Comic Standing‘s TOP 8! Check out the new video profiling the hilarious Rocky and catch him this Thursday on NBC‘s Last Comic Standing at 10/9c !… Read More »


93.7 The Fan, Pittsburgh Morning Show, Pittsburgh Radio, Pittsburgh Sports, Jim Krenn

Jim Krenn will be sitting in on on the 93.7 The Fan Morning Show this Monday, July 14 with Host Gregg Giannotti from 5:40am to 10:00am. For more, follow Gregg Giannotti on Twitter and check out The Fan Morning Show Page.

And don’t forget to get your tickets for the Jimmy Krenn Comedy Cruise on the Gateway Clipper Friday, August 1, sailing from 8:00pm to 10:00pm.… Read More »


Pittsburgh Sunrise, Pittsburgh skyline, Kurt Shaw Day

It is Friday, July 11 and officially “Kurt Shaw Day” here in Pittsburgh!

Read the full article profiling what it means and why on TribLIVE.com’s “Pittsburgh’s Shaw Galleries shows its ‘Love’ of the Steel City,”  and celebrate at The Shaw Galleries with the Opening Reception of “FROM_PITTSBURGH_WITH_LOVE,” an exhibit of 53 of Kurt Shaw’s morning sunrise shots from 5:00pm to 10:00pm.… Read More »


The Weekender, Pittsburgh weekend entertainment, talent network entertainment, talent network Pittsburgh, what to do in Pittsburgh

Welcome to The Weekender: An overview of Pittsburgh’s entertainment for July 10 through July 13 – ranging from music to comedy and everything in between…… Read More »


Jimmer Podrasky, Pittsburgh music, Pittsburgh entertainment, talent network music

This Friday, July 11, Musician Jimmer Podrasky is heading back to Pittsburgh to perform for the first time in 24 years. At The Pittsburgh Winery for two shows (7:00pm & 10:00pm) on Friday, Jimmer will be joined onstage by guitarist Steve Morrison (Affordable Floors), Steve Seel (A.T.S), Rod Schwartz (11th Hour), Dave Klug (11th Hour, Hector in Paris) and Terry Divelbliss (Seven Color Sky).… Read More »


Frank Cappelli, Children's Entertainer, Cappelli and Company, Pittsburgh Entertainment

Pittsburgh’s very own Frank Cappelli, host of the Emmy award winning children’s series “Cappelli and Company,” is back with a brand-new website, http://cappelliandcompany.com/, AND on TV screens with reruns of his critically-acclaimed series. … Read More »


Pittsburgh Sunrise, Pittsburgh Skyline, Kurt Shaw, Kurt Shaw Day

Tomorrow morning (Tuesday, July 8), City of Pittsburgh Councilwoman Theresa Kail Smith (District 2) will present an Official Proclamation to City Council proclaiming that Friday July 11, 2014 will be “Kurt Shaw Day” in the City of Pittsburgh.

After nearly three years of sharing photos of Pittsburgh’s beautiful sunrises over social media, thousands (including Councilwoman Smith) have taken notice.… Read More »


Jim Krenn: No Restrictions podcast, comedy podcast, Sideshow Network podcast, talent network podcast, Sound cloud podcast, Pittsburgh comedy podcast

Listen to TWO new episodes of the Jim Krenn No Restrictions Podcast (Episodes 70 & 71) both coming to you from the Sideshow Studios in Los Angeles and featuring the West Coast Panel, @FrankNicotero, @comicMARKEDDIE, @Hahncomedy !… Read More »


The Weekender, Pittsburgh weekend entertainment, talent network entertainment, talent network Pittsburgh, what to do in Pittsburgh

Welcome to The Weekender: An overview of Pittsburgh’s entertainment for Fourth of July Weekend – ranging from music to comedy and everything in between…… Read More »


Westmoreland Arts and Heritage Festival, Pittsburgh Dad Appearance, Book Pittsburgh Dad, Pittsburgh Dad Meet and Greet

Star of Pittsburgh Dad, Curt Wootton, will be joined by fellow creator and director, Chris Preksta, at this Thursday, July 3′s & Saturday, July 5′s Westmoreland Arts & Heritage Festival for a Panel Discussion and Q&A, followed by a Meet & Greet with free autographs and a variety of merchandise available for purchase!… Read More »


Pittsburgh Improv, Pittsburgh Comedy, All Star Comedy, talent network comedy

Celebrate Fourth of July with a Comedy Weekend at the Pittsburgh Improv featuring Mike Wysocki, Terry Jones, T-Robe, Jeff Konkle and host Jerry Wilson.

Shows will be Saturday, July 5 at 7:00pm and 9:30pm and Sunday, July 6 at 7:00pm.

TICKETS:
http://pittsburgh.improv.com/event.cfm?id=321587

For booking details on Mike Wysocki & Terry Jones, contact talent network.… Read More »


Pittsburgh Dad, Big Ben, Pittsburgh Dad Sauces, Black and Gold Cooler, Book Pittsburgh Dad, talent network Pittsburgh

Have you gotten your Black & Gold Cooler yet? We’re coming up on the 4th of July and it’s a great time to get this Cooler featuring 3 Big Ben Sauces and 3 Pittsburgh Dad Sauces! They all come neatly packaged in the black and gold insulated “It’s a Burgh Thing” Cooler that can hold a 12-pack beverage of your choice!… Read More »


The Weekender, Pittsburgh weekend entertainment, talent network entertainment, talent network Pittsburgh, what to do in Pittsburgh

Welcome to The Weekender: An overview of Pittsburgh’s entertainment for June 26 through June 29, 2014 – ranging from music to comedy and everything in between…… Read More »


Stroll the Strip 2014, Pittsburgh Event, Strip District Pittsburgh, Jimmy Krenn

Jimmy Krenn will be the Honorary Chair for the 3rd Annual Stroll the Strip on Thursday, June 26! Stroll and savor the flavors of The Strip at nearly 20 host locations or explore on Pittsburgh Tour Company’s circulating double decker bus.

Start the night by checking in at either the Heinz History Center or Pittsburgh Winery from 4pm to 7pm, Stroll The Strip from 4:30pm to 8pm and then hit the After Party at Cruze Bar, beginning at 7:30pm.… Read More »


Jim Krenn: No Restrictions podcast, comedy podcast, Sideshow Network podcast, talent network podcast, Sound cloud podcast, Pittsburgh comedy podcast

In this week’s Jim Krenn: No Restrictions – Jimmy, Terry Jones, Mike Wysocki and John Evans discuss: Bear Grylls’ survival academy, surviving the zombie apocalypse, camping, FHM’s 100 Sexiest Women list, girlfriend/pornstar look-alikes, little-known Frank Sinatra facts, the death of the world’s heaviest man and moon landing conspiracy theories!

Listen to Jim Krenn: No Restrictions Episode 69 here:… Read More »


The Weekender, Pittsburgh weekend entertainment, talent network entertainment, talent network Pittsburgh, what to do in Pittsburgh

Welcome to The Weekender: An overview of Pittsburgh’s entertainment for June 20 through June 22, 2014 – ranging from music to comedy and everything in between…… Read More »


Rocky LaPorte, Last Comic Standing, NBC, Comedian Rocky LaPorte, Rocky LaPorte talent network

NBC’s Last Comic Standing continues this Thursday with Comedian Rocky LaPorte taking the stage as part of The Semifinals! Catch him at 10/9c on NBC and watch a clip of Rocky, courtesy of Last Comic Standing, below:… Read More »


Pittsburgh comedy, Jimmy Krenn, Comedy Cruise, Gateway Clipper

Sail with Jimmy Krenn on the Gateway Clipper Fleet on Friday, August 1 for the Jimmy Krenn Comedy Cruise! The boat will sail from 8:00pm to 10:00pm (board at 7:00pm) and Jimmy be will be performing a 60-minute show! Tickets are $30 – event is 21+.

DETAILS:
http://www.gatewayclipper.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/02/2014-GATEWAY-CLIPPER-FLEET-BROCHURE1.pdfRead More »