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Monday, June 4, 2012
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Three Rivers Arts Festival

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Over the past 50 years, the Three Rivers Arts Festival has grown into the region’s largest multidisciplinary showcase of visual art and performing arts. It returns to Point State Park, Gateway Center, and the Cultural District this year, June 1-10, with 240 musicians and 30 venues. We speak to Derek Scalzott, a spokesperson for the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust, about the festival and what to expect this year.
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The Three Rivers Arts Festival attracts and highlights artists and performers from throughout the region and around the world.

Over the past 50 years, the Three Rivers Arts Festival has grown into the region’s largest multidisciplinary showcase of visual art and performing arts. It returns to Point State Park, Gateway Center, and the Cultural District this year, June 1-10, with 240 musicians and 30 venues. We speak to Derek Scalzott, a spokesperson for the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust, about the festival and what to expect this year.