‘Hostage’ opens Jan. 18 at Herberger Theater Center

iTheatre Collaborative, resident company on the Kax Stage at the Herberger Theater Center, will open “Hostage” by Michelle Kholos Brooks on Jan. 18 directed by Christopher Haines. It is based on the true events of 1979 when students in Tehran took over the American Embassy and held 52 Americans hostage for 444 days, according to […]

The Calamari Sisters’ Clam Bake shows run through Jan. 21

The Calamari Sisters, Delphine and Carmela, return in The Calamari Sisters’ Clam Bake from Dec. 21 through Jan. 21. at the Herberger Theater, 222 E. Monroe in Phoenix. Returning to the Valley after the previous show’s successful run, cooking with the Calamari Sisters is a comedic musical based on Italian dishes, according to a press […]

Herberger Theater fall exhibit: Nature Nurtures Us

The Herberger Theater Center will open the second annual “Nature Nurtures Us,” a two-dimensional exhibit at the Herberger Gallery@Arizona Center, in downtown Phoenix. Featuring 31 Arizona artists, the art depicts the visual benefits of our natural world that reduce the stress and mental fatigue of everyday life, according to a press release. Nature, well-being without […]

iTheatre Collaborative’s season lineup announced

iTheatre Collaborative, a resident company of the Herberger Theater Center has announced their 2017-18 season starting on Sept. 8, with four unique productions. The opening show will be “The Effect,” by Lucy Prebble, an Arizona and Western region premiere, according to a press release. “Building The Wall” by Robert Schenkkan opens on Oct. 20, following […]

Phoenix Public Library announces ‘Summer Storytimes with Belle’

The Herberger Theater Center and Arizona Broadway Theatre has announced a partnership with the Phoenix Public Libraries for select summer storytimes with Belle from Disney’s “Beauty and The Beast.” Belle will lead stories and songs and be available following storytime to pose for pictures with those in attendance, according to a press release. Participants will also receive a special edition “Beauty and The Beast” bookmark with a promotional coupon code for tickets to “Beauty and The Beast” at HTC.

Valley Youth Theatre to collaborate on summer shows promotion

Valley Youth Theatre has announced its collaboration with Arizona Broadway Theatre and The Herberger Theater Center to promote three summer shows. All three productions will be performed Center Stage at the Herberger, 222 E. Monroe St., beginning in June, according to a press release. “This partnership is about brainstorming ideas on how to create new […]

Preschool art exhibit reveals early learning importance

The local regions of First Things First in Maricopa County and the Herberger Theater Center will partner for Celebrate, the fifth annual preschool children’s art exhibit that showcases the artistic and creative abilities of young children. The artwork was created by children participating in Quality First pre-schools and child care centers, FTF’s statewide early care and education quality improvement system, according to a press release. Guest curated by Connie and A O Tucker, the exhibit will be on display June 2 through July 30 in the Herberger Theater Gallery, 222 E. Monroe Street, and Herberger Gallery@Arizona Center, 455 N. Third Street, suite 1200, in Phoenix.

Herberger Theater Center will present The Arizona College Film Festival on April 29

The Arizona College Film Festival will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 29 in the Herberger Theater Center’s Stage West at 222 E. Monroe St., in Phoenix. According to a press release, the new event celebrates the work of emerging film students who are considered the next generation of film makers. The best […]

Herberger Theater invites artists’ applications for Visual Feasting Exhibit through May 1

Arizona artists are invited to submit up to six art pieces for consideration in “Visual Feasting,” on display Jan. 5 – Feb. 26, 2018 at the Herberger Theater Center, 222 E. Monroe Street in Phoenix. The concept of food as life’s enrichment will be conveyed in this art exhibit. Guest curated by Jill Friedberg, the […]

Herberger Theater, Center Dance Ensemble announces scholarship winners

The 18th annual Arizona Young Artists’ Competition, a collaboration between the Herberger Theater and Center Dance Ensemble, has announced its Arizona scholarship winners. The collaboration showcases artists ages 15-19 in the disciplines of acting dance and voice.