Bethany Ruhe is associate publisher and co-founder of Pittsburgh Current. She was most recently the Marketing Director at Pittsburgh City Paper and prior to that, she spent eight years in marketing and public relations with Direct Energy. She walked out a week after Charlie was fired after one of the owners asked her if she was stupid. She is not. She has a long and distinguished career in communications.
December 5th, 2019 | 15 mins 12 secs
benedum center, buzz poets, christmas, home for the holidays, music, pittsburgh winery
We chat with Tim Gaber about the upgrades coming to Pittsburgh Winery, and the upcoming Home for the Holidays Show at the Benedum Center.
November 21st, 2019 | 38 mins 27 secs
cooking, home chef, pittsburgh, pumpkin pie, thanksgiving, turkey
We are TALKING TURKEY! This week we are joined by celebrated home chef Anne Nendza.
She joins Bethany Ruhe to share some of her favorite Thanksgiving tips and hacks. Bring your questions and your breakfast wine.
September 19th, 2019 | 32 mins 59 secs
andy warhol, art, museum, pittsburgh
Director of Andy Warhol Museum Patrick Moore joins us to discuss the 25th anniversary celebration and upcoming exhibition: Andy Warhol: Revelation
September 12th, 2019 | 36 mins 31 secs
bethany ruhe, charlie deitch, newspaper, pittsburgh
Bethany Ruhe and Charlie Deitch sit down to look at their first year in existance with the highs and lows of the year.
September 5th, 2019 | 34 mins 53 secs
antonio brown, ben roethlisberger, bob pompeani, pittsburgh steelers
We talk with Bob Pompeani to preview the Pittsburgh Steelers season, Antonio Brown, Ben Roethlisberger and more sports talk!
August 29th, 2019 | 33 mins 58 secs
addiction, pittsburgh recovery walk, recovery
We talk with Kyle Harder, Director of Business Development at Gateway Rehab and Jessica Williams, Director of Communication at the Institue for Research, Education and Training in Addictions to discuss the Pittsburgh Recovery Walk.
August 15th, 2019 | 25 mins 20 secs
pittsburgh irish festival
Mairin Petrone of Pittsburgh Irish Festival joins us to talk about the history and the new location for the festival.
July 11th, 2019 | 45 mins 31 secs
comedy, impressions, jim krenn, podcasting, radio, stand up comedy, wave
Jim Krenn talks about growing up, working for 25 years in radio with WDVE, impressions, and strip joint pizza.
June 6th, 2019 | 36 mins 40 secs
abortion, pennsylvania, reproductive rights, rowe vs wade, women's health
This week Sara Innamorato, Jessica Semler, and Satvika Neti join us to discuss the stat of reproductive rights in Pennsylvania and nation wide.
May 23rd, 2019 | 31 mins 35 secs
boom creative, carrie furnace, king lear, pittsburgh theater, quantum theatre
This week Stewart Urist of Quantum Theatre Scot Fleming of BOOM Creative join us to talk about King Lear at the Carrie Furnace!
May 10th, 2019 | 33 mins 28 secs
dancing, feria, latin dance, pittsburgh, sex education
Nicolette Pawlowski joins us to talk about our upcoming Feria event with Enix Brewing and to show us some Latin dance moves Los Sabrosos Dance Co.
March 7th, 2019 | 28 mins 12 secs
city theatre, pittsburgh, the burdens, the roomate, theater
Marc Masterson of the City Theatre joins us to talk about “The Roomate” and upcoming “The Burdens”, his time away from Pittsburgh working for a theater company in California, spending time in an AirStream Trailer fly fishing, Texas, Louisville, and ending his career here in Pittsburgh.
February 21st, 2019 | 43 mins 26 secs
addiction, bethany hallam, opioids, pittsburgh, politics
Bethany Hallam is the a Demacratic Candidate for Allegheny County Council, At Large, and sits down with us this week to discuss her history with opioid addiction, jail reform, the state of city council, fracking and the environment.
February 7th, 2019 | 44 mins 59 secs
manyvids, michele james, pittsburgh, porn, porn industry, pornhub, snapchat, social media
Adult Film Star Michele James joins Pittsburgh Current Podcast to talk about getting started with ManyVids, what her career does for her sex life, meeting fans, and leaving the porn industry a better place.
December 20th, 2018 | 41 mins 27 secs
gun control, pittsburgh current, year in review
Charlie Deitch and Bethany Ruhe are ending the year with a year in review and a look at the first few months of Pittsburgh Current.
December 6th, 2018 | 44 mins 14 secs
la chargers, lgbtq, pittsburgh, pittsburgh current, pittsburgh steelers, sue kerr
Pittsburgh Current Podcast welcomes LGBTQ columnist Sue Kerr to the show to discuss her LGBTQ Gift Guide, as well as follow up with the latest breaking story from the Pittsburgh Steelers game where a Chargers fan was photographed being choked by another fan.