Arts/Entertainment

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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Aztec Horoscope

March 8, 2018

By ERIC TEEL Aries (March 21-April 19): Lately you’ve been feeling put down, but use this week to take charge. Taurus (April 20-May 21): Stop trying to find the perfect one and just let love find you. Gemini (May 22- June 21): Lately, you’ve been feeling scattered, so use this week to focus on one […]

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STOMPING GROUNDS: Power to the artists

February 28, 2018

FYI Where: 338 S Stone Ave. When: 1-5 p.m. Wed.-Sat. How much: Free to low income and elders Contact: 629-9976, Ext. 3 Website: womankraft.com PHOTOS AND STORY  by CONNOR BROWN Just south of downtown Tucson sits WomanKraft, a “non-profit arts organization founded to claim, validate and empower women artists and other under-represented groups.” Located in […]

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Shake your groove thing at ‘Priscilla’

February 27, 2018

By Erik Medina If you haven’t seen “Priscilla, Queen of the Desert, the Musical” yet, I suggest you go to experience it yourself. The musical, which opened Feb. 22, was nothing less than a extravaganza. At 6:30 p.m., there was already a crowd. The Glitter and Glam – Night at the Oasis the opening night […]

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Pima, meet Priscilla, queen on a quest

February 21, 2018

 FYI “Priscilla, Queen of the Desert” Where: Center of the Arts Proscenium Theatre West Campus When: Feb. 22-March 4 7:30 p.m. Thurs-Sat; 2 p.m. Sat-Sun. ASL Interpreter will be at the March 1 show. Tickets: $18, with discounts available. $10 for Pima students. Box Office: 206-6968   By ERIK MEDINA Pima Community College is putting […]

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TOP 10: Cheap Date Ideas

February 21, 2018

By NORA THOMPSON So, you’re almost out of money, but you still want to make that special effort for that special someone. Don’t believe those who tell you that there’s nothing to do here except hike, because there totally is. It just takes a little creativity and an open mind. Here are the Top 10 […]

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Aztec Horoscope

February 21, 2018

By MICHELLE TRUJILLO Aries (March 21-April 19) The rising moon on the tipped axis of Uranus says you were once born. At some point this month, you will meet someone who was also once born. You will exchange words that are not interesting at all. Also … Uranus … ha. Taurus (April 20-May 21) You […]

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‘Priscilla’ sparks the arts parade

February 8, 2018

By ERIK MEDINA Last fall, the Center for the Arts at Pima Community College held events ranging from performances to exhibits, including the Sabbatical Exhibit, the Popol Vuh production and musical ensembles. “Last semester, events were very successful,” said Carol Carder, marketing and public relations director for the CFA. “We brought a lot people to […]

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Trans-Atlantic opens Bernal 2018

February 8, 2018

By ERIK MEDINA The Louis Carlos Bernal Gallery presents the first exhibit of 2018: “The Trans-Atlantic Fusion” exhibit, curated by David Andres. Hosted at the Bernal Gallery at Pima Community College’s West Campus, the exhibit runs through March 9. The gallery is free and open to the public. The gallery is open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. […]

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Aztec Horoscope

February 8, 2018

By NORA THOMPSON Aries (March 21-April 19) Are you an organ donor? If you’re not, now is time to become one. Seriously, don’t waste a second. Taurus (April 20-May 20) This week is a great time to make some new friends. Smile and wave at someone you don’t know. Gemini (May 21-June 20) Be wary […]

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Best Bets

February 8, 2018

By NORA THOMPSON Tucson gem and mineral show 2/8/2018-2/11/2018 Tucson’s largest source of tourism, people from all over the world come to buy sell and view the huge collection of rocks that the city has to offer. Located at the Tucson Convention center  Admission is $13.00 per person children under 14 are free. but bring […]

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Top 10: Best Hiking Trails

February 1, 2018

Story and photos by CONNOR BROWN Tucson is home to some amazing hiking trails. Head out in almost any direction, and you can find a meandering path through the desert or a strenuous journey that is more rock climbing than hiking. Because there are so many choices in Tucson, it might be hard to choose […]

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Aztec Horoscope: Dec. 7 – Jan. 15

December 7, 2017

By KYLE MCDANIEL Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)  Like Neymar and Christiano Ronaldo, you are progressive and original. You constantly set records and break apart from the pack of normal people. Nothing can stop you from achieving your goals. Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20) You are strong and powerful, a force to be reckon with in what […]

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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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Best Bets: Dec. 7 – Jan. 15

December 7, 2017

Dec. 7 – Jan. 15 By RENE ESCOBAR For our last Best Bets of the year, we recommend a few of Tucson’s biggest, most loved and family-friendly holiday events, so grab a thermos of hot cocoa and grab the family (or spike it with Bailey’s and grab your friends). 4th Avenue Winter Street Fair Dec. […]

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