The Pittsburgh Public Theater wowed patrons of its Gods and Goddesses-​themed gala on May 5 with a shimmering evening that began with producing artistic director Ted Pappas awaiting the arrival of his 400 guests while surrounded by strapping gladiators.

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  • Issue Quarter Between the Issues
  • Issue Year 2017
  • Sub Heading May 5, 2017
How did I find myself in Pittsburgh? That’s a complicated question. I was born in Tampa to Greek immigrant parents, so my first few years were spent in Florida surrounded by a very Greek community. (There are more Greeks there than you might think.) Then we moved to Gary, Ind., where my father…

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  • Issue Quarter Winter
  • Issue Year 2015
  • Sub Heading A life’s recounting in the subject’s own words
  • Sidebar Title Ted Pappas
  • Sidebar Sub Title Impresario
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    Pittsburgh Public Theater, producing artistic director (2013 – present)

    Artistic Director (200003)

    Stage Directors & Choreographers Society, president (19982001)

    Hunter College, M.A. (1994)

    Northwestern University, B.S. (1975)

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