Sometimes, when Rabih Fahed pauses during a hectic night at Shouf’s Cafe, the room filled with love and laughter, families and friends hugging hello and crowding in close, and exotic aromas teasing the air, he can close his eyes and be back in the Lebanon of his youth.

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  • Issue Quarter Winter
  • Issue Year 2014
  • Sub Heading Mediterranean flavor in Bridgeville
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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