Lounge offers soulful performances and local art exhibits in the city's burgeoning East Liberty cultural district.. The Scene Tune in to the vibes of lounge owner Justin Strong and get a feel for Pittsburgh's eclectic cultural rhythm. The Shadow Lounge has gone through many transitional phases since its 2000 opening, but art, music, progressive thought, and good times have remained its mainstay, sustaining the lounge as a cultural hub through the years.
The Draw The Shadow Lounge offers a soulful environment for live music, local art exhibits, and spoken word poetry performances. Bring a bottle of wine, kick back and enjoy the show--or get up and get involved. The crowd, which consists of jazz and spoken word aficionados, generally is warm, inviting and communicative. Delicious coffee, tea and pastries are available at the bar for a late night treat. From acoustic rock to poetry, soul, comedy or drama, the Shadow Lounge is one of Pittsburgh's unique hidden treasures.