The Chief

Date(s) - 10/30/2021 - 11/07/2021
12:00 am

O'Reilly Theater


Go behind the steel curtain of Pittsburgh history in this local favorite by renowned playwright Rob Zellers and award-winning columnist Gene Collier.

“The Chief” immerses the audience in the colorful realm of Arthur Rooney (1901-1988), who founded Pittsburgh’s stories Steelers football franchise. The play begins with his humble beginnings up against the ropes of local boxing rings to the peaks and valleys inevitable in the pursuit of that first Super Bowl ring.

Theater lovers, football fans and history buffs will all rejoice in this inspirational story of the man, the myth and the legend.

621 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222 United States