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October events range from artistic to spooky

October 3, 2013

 Compiled by Kathryn Owczarzak   Pumpkins are turning into jack-o-lanterns, and Tucson is celebrating autumn with its own style of fall festivities. Here is a sample of some upcoming events.   All Souls workshops: Each weekend in October   Free mask and latern making workshops for participants in the All Souls Procession will run every […]

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Behind the scenes at ‘Nightfall’

October 25, 2012

By THOMAS F. JOHNSON The dark magic of Old Tucson Studios’ Nightfall begins with actors in a dressing room applying garish clown makeup as they prepare for the park to open. Most notable among them is Rob Jensen, who played a serial-killing, junkyard-owning clown named Pappy in last year’s special effects show. Though he appeared […]

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