Alive and Well

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 Age of Anxiety

Three bodies are climbing heavenward in the painting “Skyscraper” by Tim Murphy.

The Death of José Antonio

Here’s what we know about the death of José Antonio Elena Rodriguez.

A New Home

Borderlands Theater has always provided us a lot to think about, and not just about issues pertaining to our geographic border with Central America.

Justice Denied

On May 8, 1942, seven-year-old Mae Yanagi was all dressed up in her springtime finery.

Loss in Translation

Julia Cho's play, The Language Archive, is a story about the connection between dying languages and dying love.

Reinventing Dillinger

A couple of years ago, Ashley Bowman, co-artistic director of Artifact Dance Project, pitched an idea to the Tucson music duo Ryanhood.

Cash Call

The Man in Black rises in song at ATC

Like a Sport, Only Harder

On International Women's Day last week, a single female dancer stepped out onto Ballet Tucson's dance floor.

A Odyssey of Sorts

I love this Rogue. Explosive. Smart. Funny. Fearless. Bright.

March Madness Irish-Style

What’s the weather like in Dublin at the start of St. Patrick’s season?

Twisted by fate

It’s 1934 and in a small, listless seaside town one of the islands of Aran off the west coast of Ireland.


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