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Arizona Abstract

Engaging environmental works at Tohono Chul examine nature, life and death

Shooting Stars

Tiny works at Davis Dominguez win our critic's Sizey Awards

Shames, if You're Nasty

How a Tucson writer overcame Trump loathing with inspired work

Coming into the Light

"Light to me is perhaps the most profound truth in the universe," photographer Wynn Bullock once said.

God On Our Side

Roadrunner Theatre Company gets a boost

Art Cruisin'

This Saturday night is the Central Tucson Gallery Association's Summer Art Cruise, an evening of multiple gallery openings in the arts warehouse district around Sixth and Sixth.

Angst, Humor, and Pain

Live Theatre Workshop's production of regret and pride and unfinished business and the helplessly lasting nature of love spills both comically and painfully across the stage

Inventive Imagery

For Tucson's Rodeo Day, Jennifer Wurster's daughter picked out a power-girl costume: cowgirl hat, bandanna, vintage Boy Scout shirt and a tough-looking leather belt.

Cool Art

We've already weathered the first 100 degree day of the year, with many more sure to come.

Brave New Masters

Until last week, I'd never even thought of buying fries in an art gallery.

Piece of Work

"What a piece of work is a man."

Alive and Well

In 1986, Arizona artist Ardyth Bernstein made a gorgeous pastel called "Having It All."

My Dear Watson

It was a dark and stormy night. Well, of course it was.

Eva Perón —Saint or Shameless?

Just hearing the title should activate the little earworm ready to burrow into your brain; The melody fills your head and plays a continuous loop for hours.

Good as Gold

On the right, Gail Marcus-Orlen ramps up the crayon-box colors in her surrealistic oils, using lush purples, oranges and teal to paint a kaleidoscope of enchanted figures.

Business of Business

If you’d like a splendidly hilarious intermission from the Sturmund Drang of life as we know it these days—and seriously, who wouldn’t?


The Range

The Weekly List: 15 Things To Do In Tucson In The Next Week

Curry Needs a Home

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Staff Pick Events

  • Laughing Liberally Comedy Showcase @ The Flycatcher

    • Fourth Sunday of every month, 8-9:30 p.m. Free
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  • Oklahoma! @ UA Crowder Hall

    • Thu., June 29, 7-9 p.m., Fri., June 30, 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. and Sat., July 1, 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. $10, $15, $20
    • Buy Tickets
  • Art Walk Sundays @ Madaras Gallery

    • Sundays, 1-4 p.m. Free

Popular Events

  • Leveraging Team Assets CEU Half-Day Course @ Pima Community College, Community Campus

    • Fri., July 14, 1-5 p.m. $79
  • The Incredible Spider Guy! @ The Gaslight Theatre

    • Tuesdays-Thursdays, 7-9 p.m., Fridays, Saturdays, 8:30-10:30 p.m., Fridays-Sundays, 6-8 p.m., Sundays, 3-5 p.m., Sat., July 1, 3-5 p.m., Fridays, Saturdays, 4-6 p.m., Sat., July 15, 3-5 p.m. and Sun., Aug. 27, 12:30-2:30 p.m. Continues through Aug. 26 19.95
  • Black and White and Shades of Grey @ WomanKraft Art Center

    • Wednesdays-Saturdays, 1-5 p.m. and Sat., July 1, 7-10 p.m. Continues through July 29

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