THEATREOpening This Week
LIVE THEATRE WORKSHOP. 5317 E. Speedway Blvd. 327-4242. Opening February 26 and continuing through March 28: George Bernard Shaw's Pygmalion. Performance times are 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $10, $9 for seniors and students.
THE CELLAR. UA Student Union. The Charles Darwin Experience performs improv comedy every Thursday at 10 p.m. Admission is free.
GASLIGHT THEATRE. 7010 E. Broadway Blvd. 886-9428. Continuing through March 20: The Belle of Tombstone. Show times are 7 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, 7 and 9:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 3 and 7 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $13.95 for adults, $11.95 for students, seniors and military, and $6 for children 12 and under. Call 886-9428 for reservations.
ARIZONA REPERTORY THEATRE. Marroney Theatre. UA Fine Arts Complex, south end of the pedestrian underpass on Speedway east of Park Avenue. 621-1162. Continuing through February 28: Six Degrees of Separation. Performances are at 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, February 25 through 27, and at 1:30 p.m. February 27 and 28. Tickets are $16, $14 for seniors and UA employees, $10 for students, and $8 for previews and are available at the UA Fine Arts box office.
ARIZONA YOUTH THEATRE. 5671 E. Speedway Blvd. Continuing through February 27: The Emperor's New Clothes. Show times are 8 p.m. Friday, and 11 a.m., 2 and 4 p.m. Saturday. Tickets are $6, $4 for children. Call 546-9805 for reservations.
CITYPLAYERS THEATRE. 439 N. Sixth Ave. 571-1300. Continuing through February 28: Tempest. Performances are at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2:30 p.m. Sunday, and at 7:30 p.m. Monday. Tickets are $12, with student and senior discounts available on Sundays and Mondays. Tickets can be purchased in advance at Keuken Dutch Restaurant or by calling the theatre.
DESERT PLAYERS THEATRE. Tucson Center for the Performing Arts. 408 S. Sixth Ave. Continuing through February 27: Moss Hart's comedy Light Up the Sky. Performances are at 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, with a 2 o'clock Sunday matinee. Tickets are $8, $7 for students, seniors, and military. Call 733-0733 for information.
Out Of Town
BISBEE REPERTORY THEATRE. 94 Main St., Bisbee. Continuing through March 6: Arsenic and Old Lace, by Joseph Kesserling. Performances are at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday with two Sunday matinees at 3 p.m. on February 28 and March 7. Advance tickets are $8, available in Bisbee at Apes to Zebras, Atalanta's Music and Books, and Ace Hardware; and available in Sierra Vista at the Chamber of Commerce and at the Oscar Yrun Community Center. Tickets are $10 at the door. Call 1-520-432-3786 for reservations and information.
AUDITION NOTICE. The Third St. Ensemble Company, an off-shoot of Third St. Kids, is looking for performers between the ages of 10 and 21. Call 622-4100 for information and appointment times.
DIRECTORS WANTED. Desert Players is preparing its 1999-2000 season, and is accepting proposals from prospective directors. Interested parties should send a personal résumé with a project script and estimated budget to Desert Players Theatre, P.O. Box 43264, Tucson, AZ 85733. Call Robert Ulsrud at 733-0733 for information.
HELP WANTED. Venus Rising Productions seeks a female crew for a project on video through Access Tucson. Experienced volunteers in camera, edit, and public relations are needed immediately. Call Peach Oneill at 792-6461 for information.
HELP WANTED. Quintessential Productions, 118 S. Fifth Ave., seeks directors, designers, technicians and instructors for its 1998-'99 season. Call 798-0708 for more information.
SCRIPT MEETINGS. Professional and aspiring writers for the stage, screen, radio, and other performance media are invited to join Old Pueblo Playwrights, a non-profit organization dedicated to encouraging the creation of new scripts by Arizona authors. OPP meets for readings and critiques at 7 p.m. each Monday in the Rehearsal Hall of the Temple of Music and Art, 330 S. Scott Ave. Call 615-8980 for information.
TEMPLE FOR RENT. The Temple of Music and Art and the Tucson Center for the Performing Arts have rental spaces available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Call 884-8210 for more information.
TEMPLE TOURS. See the Alice Holsclaw and Cabaret theatres and all the behind-the-scenes areas with free guided tours at 11:30 a.m. Saturdays, starting in the courtyard of the Temple of Music and Art, 330 S. Scott Ave. Reservations are not required, but calling ahead to confirm tour availability is suggested. Call 884-8210 for information.
WORKSHOP SERIES. Bloodhut Productions, a local women's theatre company, offers workshops to teach the techniques for creating original theatrical productions. Workshops meet from 10 a.m. to noon once a month on Saturday. Cost is $15 per workshop. Call 577-9182 for information.
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