Scorpius Dance Theatre ushers in Halloween with “A Vampire Tale”

Scorpius Dance Theatre presents “A Vampire Tale” Oct. 4-13 at Phoenix Theatre’s Hardes Theatre, 1825 N. Central Ave. Dubbed ‘The Nutcracker’ of Halloween, according to a release, the yearly show is celebrating its 15th anniversary season. It also marks the last performance in the show for lead cast members Nicole Olson and Gavin Sisson, who play the […]

Debbie Gaby Charities Celebrity Catwalk returns to Paradise Valley

Debbie Gaby Charities Celebrity Catwalk returns for its 11th biennial walk down the runway. If you’re asking if biennial is correct as opposed to biannual, that word is correct as the event was last held in 2016 and has returned two years later. The fashionable charitable event slated from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Oct. […]

Papago Golf Course to host Girls’ Golf Day to celebrate Phoenix Proclamation

LPGA*USGA Girls Golf of Phoenix will host Girls’ Golf Day at Papago Golf Course, 5595 E. Moreland St., to celebrate the city of Phoenix’s official proclamation of Saturday, Oct. 27 as “Girls’ Golf Day.” In its fourth year, the day-long activities are open to girls of all abilities ages 3-18. Families and friends also are […]

The Arizona Jewish Historical Society presents Tikkun Olam III — Repairing the World

Tikkun Olam III — Repairing the World is on display through Jan. 23, 2019 at the Arizona Jewish Historical Society, 122 E. Culver St. in Phoenix. The mixed-media exhibition curated by renowned environmental artist Joan Baron is contemporary art meant to raise awareness and address the theme of “Tikkun Olam: “repairing the world” and “not […]

Theatre Artists Studio to present Pulitzer Prize-winning play

David Lindsay-Abaire’s “Rabbit Hole” will be presented Sept. 28 to Oct. 21 on the stage of The Theatre Artists Studio, 12406 N. Paradise Village Parkway East, Scottsdale. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize, “Rabbit Hole” examines one family’s journey through grief and survival. ​Produced by The Theatre Artists Studio and directed by Barbara Acker, the cast features Ashley […]

Arizona artist Merrill Mahaffey to be honored by Shemer Art Center

Members of the art community with gather at Phoenix’s Shemer Art Center on Friday, Nov. 16, to recognize Arizona artist Merrill Mahaffey at its Shemer Honors event. Each year the board of directors of the Shemer Art Center and Museum Association, Inc. honors an Arizona artist who has achieved great success in his or her […]

Camelback Studio Tour and Art Sale returns in early November

The Camelback Studio Tour and Art Sale returns for its 10th anniversary year this Friday, Nov. 2 through Sunday, Nov. 4. with tours taking place each day of the event from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on the first two days and from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the last day. Most of the […]

Ballet Arizona auditions youth dancers for ‘The Nutcracker’

Ballet Arizona will select 150 children and teens in September who will perform in its holiday production of “The Nutcracker.” Auditions take place 9:30 a.m.-noon Sunday, Sept. 9, at Ballet Arizona, 2835 E. Washington St., Phoenix, and are broken down by age and gender. Children must be between the ages of 9-18 or be in […]

The Arizona Watercolor show features 40 paintings through Nov. 29

The Arizona Watercolor show featuring 40 paintings will range from transparent watercolor and gouache to acrylic and colored inks. The annual fall show, hosted by members of the Arizona Watercolor Association, is 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday through Friday from Sept. 7 to Nov. 29, at the University Club in Phoenix, 39 E. Monte Vista Road, […]

Olney Gallery to host reception for Yanke solo exhibit as part of First Fridays

The Olney Gallery returns to First Fridays with the John David Yanke solo exhibit Portrayal and Metaphor, which hones in on the common ground of symbols using material that is metaphorically loaded: bedsprings. The gallery will have a reception from 6-9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 7 at the Olney Gallery at Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, 100 W. […]