Phoenix Theatre Announces Name Change to Commemorate 100th Anniversary


Phoenix Theatre is changing its name to The Phoenix Theatre Company, effective Jan. 21. The Phoenix Theatre Company is a professional live stage, regional company in the heart of the Central Arts District in downtown Phoenix, and a leading employer of actors, artists and technicians in theater. “As a producing company, we create everything you […]

Natural Writing Workshop to be Held at Cave Creek Regional Park


With the Sonoran Desert as inspiration, the Natural Writing workshop is a place to express oneself through the written word. All participants need is a pen, paper and the willingness to explore sensory impressions, feelings, ideas with other writers. Short, timed writing prompts, with a focus on nature, will be offered to get the creative […]

Scottsdale Quarter Ushers in the Holiday Season with Santa Social Nov. 24


Scottsdale Quarter, an open-air shopping destination with more than 75 popular retail and dining choices, will usher in the holiday season with The Santa Social, its highly-anticipated holiday kick-off event Saturday, Nov. 24, from 10am–8pm, in The Quad. The event, now in its seventh year, will feature a day of festive, family-friendly activities, including photos […]

A Musical and Magical Fall Festival Under the Stars in Cave Creek


Enjoy the start to the holidays with some good music, magic and fun.  Las Tiendas in Cave Creek is celebrating the season at its Fall Festival Saturday, Nov. 17, from 5–8pm.  Start by trying one of Bryan’s BBQ’s famous smoked turkey legs, just grab and go, along with so many other BBQ treats. Then stroll […]

American Legion Post 34 to Host Annual Festival


American Post 34 in Cave Creek will host its annual arts and crafts and bake sale Saturday, Nov. 17, from 10am–3pm. The arts and craft fairs and bake sale, which is sponsored by the Legion’s Ladies Auxiliary, will feature 17 vendors, all of whom will provide raffle items to add to the fun. The event […]

Nominations Open through Nov. 30 for 2019 Governor’s Arts Awards


Nominations are now open for the 38th Annual Governor’s Arts Awards, which will be presented in eight categories to individuals, businesses and organizations that have made substantial and outstanding contributions to arts, culture and arts education in Arizona. The deadline for nominations, which should be submitted online, is 11:59pm, Friday, Nov. 30. All nominees and the […]

BLK BOX Wraps First Show of Inaugural Season Nov. 11


BLK BOX PHX’s 2018–19 season kicked off with a classic tale of good and evil, Ray Bradbury’s Something Wicked This Way Comes, which continues through Nov. 11. Two young boys, Will and Jim, are lured into a mysterious carnival that passes through their town. Soon they discover the diabolical and terrifying truths behind the funhouse […]

Bob Boze Bell Presents Latest Book at Bryan’s Barbecue Nov. 8


Bob Boze Bell is an outrageous Arizona historian of the Wild West, artist/illustrator and one of the greatest story tellers of western history and can captivate an audience as fast as one of his “Daily Whip Out” drawings. Talking to Bell has been described as “channeling the old west in mind, body and spirit.” Now […]

Kick Off the ‘Arizona Art Season’ With Thunderbird Artists — Annual Carefree Fine Art & Wine Festival


Thunderbird Artists are gearing up for its first event of the 2018–19 season: the 25th Annual Carefree Fine Art & Wine Festival, Nov. 2–4. The event marks the organizations 73rd fine art event on Easy Street in downtown Carefree. Attendees will immerse themselves in juried fine art, wine tasting, microbrews, festival food and live music […]

Discover Talented Artists During Hidden in the Hills


A former art teacher who creates colorful, contemporary figural paintings; a married couple who feed off of their creative energy to create whimsical sculptures and fused glass creations; a former equine orthopedic surgeon who now sculpts horses. Judy Paxton Bruce, Joanie and Charlie Wolter and Joerg Auer are four of 174 artists participating in the 22nd […]