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Alexander Cardier: Popular Piano

Alexander Cardier: Popular Piano

PCC Music Faculty members George Cardier, Mark Nelson and José Luis Sandoval will perform in the faculty recital, “Alexander Cardier: Popular Piano” at 3 p.m. Nov. 5. The recital will take place in the Recital Hall  at the Center for the Arts at West Campus and admission costs $8. Music includes popular American songs from […]

Anything but a break: PCC art instructors take productive sabbaticals

Anything but a break: PCC art instructors take productive sabbaticals

By Katelyn Roberts

Can you dig it? Desert Vista plants trees for Earth Day

Can you dig it? Desert Vista plants trees for Earth Day

Pima Community College’s Desert Vista Campus was feeling an Earth Day vibe April 21 as volunteers from Tucson Trees and Tucson Community Food Bank planted trees in the campus’s community garden. Thirty-five volunteers spent their morning planting 27 trees and three grapevines. The planting represents phase two of a complete garden resurrection, Community Food Bank […]

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Compiled by Robyn Zelickson  May 12 fashion show spotlights student work The Pima Community College Fashion Design and Clothing Department will stage its 11th spring fashion show at the West Campus Center for the Arts Proscenium Theatre on Friday, May 12, from 7-8:30 p.m. The show, entitled “A Runway Journey Through the 20th Century,” recognizes […]

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ARTS BRIEFS

Compiled by Robyn Zelickson Paperworks on display at Visual Gallery Artwork from Paperworks: the Sonoran Collection for paper and book artists will be on display through Sept. 1 in the Student Art Visual Gallery on the second floor of the Pima Community College West Campus Santa Rita building. The free gallery is open Monday-Friday from […]

Arts Briefs

Arts Briefs

Piano recital features American pop Pima Community College music instructor Alexander Cardieri will perform in a piano recital on Sunday, April 9, at 3 p.m. in the West Campus Center for the Arts Recital Hall. The program includes standards from the American Popular Music Repository, including compositions by Marvin Hamlisch. There will also be choices […]

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ARTS BRIEFS

Compiled by Robyn Zelickson ‘Vagina Monologues’ returns March 23 Pima Community College West Campus will host a free performance of “The Vagina Monologues” on March 23 at 7 p.m. in the Center for the Arts Proscenium Theatre. The seventh annual production will feature a cast of PCC students, faculty, staff and alumni sharing powerful stories […]

ARTS BRIEFS: Four concerts on tap between March 5-23

ARTS BRIEFS: Four concerts on tap between March 5-23

Compiled by Elise Stahl Pima Community College will present four concerts during March at the West Campus Center for the Arts. Tickets are either $6 or $8, with discounts available for students, seniors, military, PCC employees and groups. For more information, call the box office at 206-6986 or visit pima.edu/cfa.   Classical guitarist Lich: March […]

ARTS BRIEFS

ARTS BRIEFS

Talks to explore ‘Frida’ topics Two upcoming talks will explore aspects of artist Frida Kahlo’s work as part of an ongoing exhibit at the Tucson Botanical Gardens. Pima Community College’s district office will host a free Feb. 3 lecture by Edward J. Sullivan, “Frida Kahlo as Subject and Object in Contemporary Art.” Sullivan, an art […]

Four end-of-semester music concerts on tap

Four end-of-semester music concerts on tap

 Compiled by Robyn Zelickson Pima Community College will stage four musical concerts Nov. 29-Dec. 4 in the West Campus Center for the Arts. Each performing group will present its final concert of the semester. Tickets for each concert cost $6, with discounts available for students, seniors, military, PCC employees and groups of 10 or more. […]

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ARTS BRIEFS

Compiled by Robyn Zelickson ‘Bye Bye Birdie’ runs Oct. 28-30   Christian Youth Theater will present four showings of “Bye Bye Birdie” on Oct. 28-30 in Pima Community College’s West Campus Proscenium Theatre. Shows are at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Tickets are $15 and may be purchased online […]

Arts Briefs

Arts Briefs

East Campus to unveil seven new sculptures East Campus will host a Sculpture-on-Campus installation reception on Oct. 20 from 2-4 p.m. in the Courtyard. The event is free and open to the public. Seven sculptures will be added to other works that have been installed since 2004. The new artwork will feature creations by artists […]

Pow Wow friendship dance

Pow Wow friendship dance

Native American dancer Kelvin Yazziz leads a friendship dance with volunteers in the West Campus cafeteria during a presentation on Oct. 10. Photos by Nicholas Trujillo

Arts Briefs

Arts Briefs

Compiled by Melina Casillas Wind Ensemble performs Oct. 11 The Pima Community College Wind Ensemble will perform its first concert of the fall semester on Oct. 11 at 7:30 p.m. in the Center for the Arts Recital Hall on West Campus. Tickets cost $6, with discounts available. The program will include a mix of new […]

Art Briefs

Art Briefs

  Sept. 22 show explores immigrant journeys   East Campus will host a free one-woman show called “They Call Me Q” on Sept. 22 at 11:30 a.m. in the Community Room.   The play, written and performed by Qurrat Ann Kadwani, explores the experiences of a girl from Bombay growing up in the Bronx.   […]