Arts Briefs

‘Dance Fusion’ production blooms

April 12, 2018

By ERIC TEEL On April 27, get ready to enter Pima Community College Dance’s new spring production, “Dance Fusion.” Featuring a record number of works by students, “Dance Fusion” incorporates hip hop, modern, contemporary and elements of burlesque into a creative package.  One thing that sets “Dance Fusion” apart from other dance productions is the […]

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Connie’s colorful canvases featured

April 12, 2018

Periwinkle blue. That’s what you could thank when you look at Connie Nicholson’s art.  The Pima Community College student, who counted her crayon box and family as motivators to study art, recently was selected to be showcased at the Bernal Gallery Annual Juried Student Art Exhibit at the Center for the Arts at West Campus. […]

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Wind Ensemble performs classics from Caesar Giovanni and more

March 8, 2018

By ERIK MEDINA Pima Community College Music premieres the Wind Ensemble concert, hosted at the PCC Center for the Arts, West Campus, at 7:30 p.m. on March 8. General admission tickets are $6, and discounts are available. The concert features band classics that helped shape the 20th Century band repertoire. Brass, percussion and woodwind sections […]

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Arts Briefs: Dec. 7 – Jan. 15

December 7, 2017

PCC Bernal Gallery Coming to an end at Pima Community College, the Sabbatical gallery will be open from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. for its final day on Dec. 8 in the Louis Carlos Bernal Gallery at West Campus. Admission is free. Select works from Sabbatical’s artists, however will remain on display at the Tucson International Airport […]

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Alexander Cardier: Popular Piano

November 2, 2017

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 […]

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

May 4, 2017

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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ARTS BRIEFS

May 4, 2017

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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April 20, 2017

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 […]

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Arts Briefs

April 6, 2017

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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March 23, 2017

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 […]

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

March 2, 2017

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 […]

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February 2, 2017

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 […]

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Four end-of-semester music concerts on tap

November 22, 2016

 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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October 27, 2016

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 […]

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