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On the Tahn: Dancing and live music at Club Cafe, Kelly Strayhorn Theater, and more (November 18-21) | Arts + Entertainment | Pittsburgh

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TECHNiQUE // at the Ultra-Dive du Belvédère

Thu 18 Nov

Spiderweb
The Belvédère Ultra-Diving
9 p.m.

Goths come out in the evening for Cobwebs, a deliciously haunting evening of dance music by DJs Crash Zero and Satyrion. 4016 Butler Street, Lawrenceville. $ 5. belvedereultradive.com

Fri 19 Nov

Technical//
The Belvédère Ultra-Diving
9 p.m.

Get your fill of 1980s post-punk, New Wave, rock and pop, all hosted by DJs Erica Scary and The Comeback Kid. 4016 Butler Street, Lawrenceville. $ 7. belvedereultradive.com

Sat 20 Nov

Let’s move! Family dancing evening
Kelly Strayhorn Theater Alloy Studios
11:00
The whole family can move and groove during this special event at the Kelly Strayhorn Theater. Beforehand, at 10 a.m., the Alloy school will present a showcase of its students and classes for fall 2021. 5530 Penn Ave., East Liberty. Pay for what makes you happy. kelly-strayhorn.org

Pittsburgh Independent Rock Festival
Thunderbird Café and Music Room
3 p.m.
Presented by 91.3 WYEP, the fifth annual Indie Pittsburgh Rock Fest returns to celebrate independent music in the city. Featured artists include Abstract Theory, Back Alley Sound, Bleepy Things, The Collective, Essential Machine, Rebel Revolver, Sierra Sellers and Standard Broadcast. 4053 Butler Street, Lawrenceville. $ 20. Thunderbirdmusichall.com

Sadderday
The Belvédère Ultra-Diving
9 p.m.
Sad, get ready to brainstorm your screaming brain to all your favorite emo and pop-punk hits from Blink-182, At The Drive-In, Dashboard Confessional Death Cab For Cutie, Hawthorne Heights, and more. 4016 Butler Street, Lawrenceville. $ 7, $ 10 after 10 p.m. belvedereultradive.com

Afro-Caribbean Saturdays
Spirit
10:00 p.m.

Listen to hip hop, Kompa, reggae, Afrobeats, and other African Diaspora dance music on this regular dance party at Spirit. Expect Wavy Bunch Sound and guest DJs. 242 51st Street, Lawrenceville. Free before 11 p.m. with RSVP. 21 and over. spiritpgh.com

Plastic Western with Century III and Invader Lars
Club cafe
10:00 p.m.

Pittsburgh indie rock group Western plastic will celebrate the release of his latest album Same with a late show that includes performances by Century III and Invader Lars. 56-58 South 12th St., south side. $ 10. instagram.com/clubcafelive

Sun Nov 21

WAKAAN presents Champagne Trip Tour with Champagne Drip
Thunderbird Café and Music Room
8 p.m.

Fans of electronic music should check out Champagne Drip, the latest incarnation of Los Angeles-based drum & bass, dubstep and trap producer Sam Pool. Champagne Drip joins MIZE, a project by Ian Evans described as an “act of fusion of genres” combining “heavy bass music, ambient downtempo and melodic dubstep with a distinct hip-hop influence”. 4053 Butler Street, Lawrenceville. $ 15-20. Thunderbirdmusichall.com