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Pittsburgh. PA, August 18, 2021 - Britsburgh is delighted to announce the lineup for the Seventh Annual Britsburgh Festival. “The Britsburgh Festival is back in person in 2021”, declares Robert Charlesworth, Britsburgh President.
Pittsburgh, PA, September 4, 2020 - Starting Monday, Britsburgh will present its sixth annual celebration of Pittsburgh’s British connections, if in a limited and virtual fashion. But there is a real beer.
Pittsburgh, PA, September 2, 2019 - The fifth Britsburgh festival is once again celebrating Pittsburgh connections to Great Britain with tea and beer, music, Shakespeare and ... welly throwing and stoolball?
Pittsburgh. PA, November 1, 2018 - Robert Charlesworth remembers the fun of celebrating Guy Fawkes Night as a young lad growing up in Leeds in Yorkshire, England.
Pittsburgh. PA, August 8, 2018 - Britsburgh is delighted to announce the lineup for the Fourth Annual Britsburgh Festival. “As we approach the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I on November 11th this year...
Pittsburgh, PA, October 31, 2017 - Imagine: 53402 red poppies blooming in a Pittsburgh park — one for each United States soldier who died in battle during World War I...
Pittsburgh. PA, October 31, 2017 - Britsburgh has set a lofty goal of raising $1,000,000 for Veterans from November 11, 2017 to November 11, 2018 - the centennial anniversary marking the last year of World War I.
Pittsburgh. PA, September 3, 2017 - This year’s Britsburgh Festival, the third, launches two more channels for exploring “the connections that link the Pittsburgh region with Britain and the Commonwealth of Nations.”
Pittsburgh. PA, August 29, 2017 - It might be a sign — a bit of a cheeky sign — that the organizers of the Britsburgh Festival are embracing yinzerism, categorizing the lineup of its third annual six-day celebration of all things British as "Events N'at."
Pittsburgh. PA, August 28, 2017 - The British are coming! Actually, they’re here and gearing up for the third annual Britsburgh Festival.
Pittsburgh. PA, August 15, 2017 - Britsburgh is delighted to announce the lineup for the Third Annual Britsburgh Festival taking place across the City of Pittsburgh during September 5-10, 2017.
Pittsburgh. PA, April18, 2017 - Following on from the launch of the Britsburgh Society experience on February 4, 2017, we have launched the Britsburgh Art Society, Britsburgh Literary Society, Britsburgh Performing Arts Society and now it’s time for beer!
Pittsburgh. PA, April 14, 2017 - April 23 is both St. George’s Day, which honors England’s patron saint, and the birthday of William Shakespeare. So that’s the day Britsburgh is launching its Britsburgh Beer Society.
Pittsburgh. PA, March 23, 2017 - Calvary Episcopal Church and The Britsburgh Society are presenting from England The Choir of New College Oxford. The choir will sing at 8 pm on Thursday at Calvary Episcopal Church.
Pittsburgh. PA, March 13, 2017 - To continue and expand the world of George Orwell, the Britsburgh Literary Society & 2nd Stage @ Prime Stage Theatre present George Orwell night of readings - The Road to Wigan Pier, along with selected essays and poems, this Sunday, March 19. Another 3 events are planned in the next 4 months...
Pittsburgh. PA, March 2, 2017 - Nonprofit British-American Connections Pittsburgh (BACP), today is pleased to announce that Rolls-Royce Nuclear Engineering Services has joined the Britsburgh Steering Wheel Club and launches the “Britsburgh Innovators’ Society”...
Pittsburgh. PA, February 6, 2017 - Britsburgh has a new look and one that goes deeper than its cool new coat of arms.
Pittsburgh. PA, February 4, 2017 - Nonprofit British-American Connections Pittsburgh (BACP), today is pleased to announce the launch of “The Britsburgh Societies” and a new coat of arms...