Another Year and Another Luminarium

Well folks, Its been a whole year since I started the Cadj Blog. On May 28, 2011 I published my first blog post of photos of the Amococo Luminarium during the Pittsburgh International Children’s Fair. Once again this year the Children’s Fair brought back another Luminarium called Mirazozo. I thought it would be fitting to … Continue reading

Graceful Movement with the Pittsburgh Ballet

Last week I had the pleasure to watch the Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre put on a free public performance at the Carnegie Music Hall in Oakland. The company will be touring in Israel over the summer and the show was staged as part of the Israeli Independence Day celebration, which I was covering for the Jewish … Continue reading

Burn Down the Waterfront!

This past Saturday Pittsburgh hosted what one hopes to be the first Pyrotopia fire festival down at the Waterfront near the Carrie Blast Furnace. Pyrotopia was the East Coast’s largest fire festival and featured many performers such as belly dancers, poi spinners and fire sculptures, including Pittsburgh’s own Steel Town Fire. I was only there … Continue reading