Tickets for our programs may be purchased online or by phone. Tickets may be available to purchase at the door of the event, however admission is not guaranteed.

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Tickets for individual online Ten Evenings lectures and our New & Noted series are available to purchase. Our Made Local, Words & Pictures, and Poets Aloud events are free with registration.

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Ten Evenings Season Subscriptions

We offer in-person and online subscriptions for our Ten Evenings lecture series. In-person subscriptions for 2023/24 Ten Evenings are sold out.

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Discounted & Free Tickets for Students & Groups

We strive for our programs to be accessible, affordable, and welcoming to all. Please contact for more information about student tickets, discounts for book clubs and teachers, and free tickets for qualifying schools and non-profit organizations.

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Ticket Policies

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Gift Cards

Pittsburgh Arts & Lectures gift cards make the perfect gift for the reader in your life!

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Upcoming Lectures

Jan Beatty


Colm Toibin

SEP 16

Pico Iyer

SEP 30

Victoria Chang

OCT 24