Go to Tucson.com/calendar for many more activities. Some events offer discounted tickets for students, seniors, military and others. Call venue for details.

Comedy

Unscrewed Theater — Not Burnt Out Just Unscrewed Improv Comedy Troupe. 7:30-9 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays; Adult content. $5. 289-8076.

Laughing Liberally Comedy Showcase — The Flycatcher, 340 E. Sixth St. Phil Gordon, Mo Urban and Alex Kack host top local comics lampooning politics. 8-9:30 p.m. Oct. 23. Free. 207-9251.

Concerts

classical

UA Wind Ensemble — Crowder Hall. Under the direction of Chad Nicholson. 7:30-9:30 p.m. Oct. 20. $10. 621-1162.

Cavatina Duo: Eugenia Moliner and Denis Azabagic — Crowder Hall. Flute, guitar and chamber musicians. 8-9:45 p.m. Oct. 21. $20. 621-3341.

Tucson Symphony Orchestra: The Planets on the Big Screen — Tucson Music Hall. Details on Page 22. 7:30 p.m. Oct. 21; 2 p.m. Oct. 23. $30-$86. 882-8585.

Classical Guitar Concert — Kirk-Bear Canyon Public Library, 8959 E. Tanque Verde Road. Grace Sheppard. 3-4 p.m. Oct. 22. Free. 594-5275.

Band Day — Arizona Stadium, One National Championship Drive. Chad Shoopman. 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Oct. 22. $8. 621-1162.

Rebeca Samaniego, mezzo-soprano; Angel Medina Gonzlez, viola; Gabriela Perez Acosta, piano — Crowder Hall. Works by contemporary and 20th-century Mexican composers. 7:30-9:30 p.m. Oct. 22. Free. 621-1655.

A Night at the Opera: Philip Alejo, double bass; John Milbauer, piano — Holsclaw Hall. Music inspired by Verdi, Rossini and Bizet. 7-9 p.m. Oct. 23. Free. 621-1655.

Chorale and College Singers — Pima Community College Center for the Arts. Selections for a large mixed-voice choir and a cappella choir. 3-4:30 p.m. Oct. 23. $6. 206-6942.

Stephen Keyl, Americana for Organ — St. Albans Episcopal Church, 3738 N. Old Sabino Canyon Road. 3-4 p.m. Oct. 23. $15. 296-0791.

Dover Quartet with Bassist Edgar Meyer — Leo Rich Theatre. Mozart and Rossini. 7:30-9:30 p.m. Oct. 26. $30. 577-3769.

Jazz and world

Cocktails in the Courtyard: Jarabe Mexicano — Green Valley Recreation West Center, 1111 GVR Drive, Green Valley. Latin. 6-8 p.m. Oct. 20. $28. 625-0288.

Ramon Ayala and Intocable — AVA at Casino del Sol. Norteno. 8-11 p.m. Oct. 21. $40. 1-855-765-7829.

Pete Swan 5 — DoubleTree: Hilton Reid Park, 445 S. Alvernon Way. Crystal Stark, American Idol finalist. R&B, soul and jazz. 8:30-10:30 p.m. Oct. 22. $25. 1-928-231-6230.

Sundays in the Garden: Fall Concert Series — Tohono Chul Park. Kindred Spirits. Folk. 1:30-3 p.m. Oct. 23. Free. 742-6455.

Armen Dirtadian and Friends — The Gaslight Theatre. Brooke Davis. 7-9 p.m. Oct. 24. $19.95. 886-9428.

Mariachi Sol Azteca — CPAC. Consists of violins, trumpets, guitars, a vihuela, a guitarron and a harp. 7-9 p.m. Oct. 26. $15. 399-1750.

Popular, rock, country

Danny O’keefe — Tubac Center of the Arts, Nine Plaza Road. Folk. 7:30-9:30 p.m. Oct. 21. $30. 398-2371.

Autumn in Arizona and Arizona Strange Happenings — Arizona Folklore Preserve, 56 E. Folklore Trail, Hereford. Balladeer, Dolan Ellis. 2-4 p.m. Oct. 22 and 23. $15. 378-6165.

Unforgettable Too — DesertView Performing Arts Center. Chelsea Faulds. 7:30-9 p.m. Oct. 22. $30 in advance; $35 door. 825-2818.

Nancy and Neil McCallion — Monterey Court. Brother and sister duo. Acoustic original songs. 6:30-9:30 p.m. Oct. 25. Free. 207-2429.

The Drifters — Green Valley Recreation West Center. Rock and blues. 7-9 p.m. Oct. 27. $38-$42. 625-0288.

Concert Series — St. Mark Catholic Church, 2727 W. Tangerine Road. Divas, diversions and duets. 7-8 p.m. Oct. 28. Donation accepted. 469-7835.

Kerry Patrick Clark — Mountain Vista Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 3601 W. Cromwell Drive. Folk. 7-10:30 p.m. Oct. 28. $12; free ages 12 and under. 579-7094.

Sonoran Dogs — Monterey Court. Bluegrass. 7-10 p.m. Oct. 28. $5. 207-2429.

Off The Ground Music — Finislanding, 5689 N. Swan Road. Rock, pop, soul and blues. 8-11 p.m. Oct. 28. Free. 299-1010.

Dance

Natasha Noir: The Witching Hour Revue — The Flycatcher, 340 E. Sixth St. Burlesque spooktacular. 21 and up. 9-11:45 p.m. Oct. 28. $25. 207-9251.

Farmers markets

Admission is free unless otherwise noted.

Santa Cruz River Farmers Market — Mercado San Agustín, 100 S. Avenida del Convento. 3-6 p.m. Thursdays. 622-0525, Ext. 7262.

Heirloom Farmers Market East — Trail Dust Town, 6541 E. Tanque Verde Road. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Fridays. 882-2157.

FoodInRoot Farmers Market — Banner-University Medical Center, 1501 N. Campbell Ave. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Fridays. 261-6982.

Rincon Valley Farmers and Artisans Market — 12500 E. Old Spanish Trail. 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays. 591-2276.

Arivaca Farmers Market — 17000 W. Arivaca Road. 9 a.m.-noon. Saturdays. 306-4673.

Heirloom Oro Valley Farmers Market — Steam Pump Ranch, 10901 N. Oracle Road. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays. 882-2157.

Plaza Palomino Farmers Market — Courtyard, 2960 N. Swan Road. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays. 327-4676.

Bear Canyon Open Air Market — Bear Canyon Shopping Center, 8987 E. Tanque Verde Road. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Wednesdays. 982-2645.

Heirloom Farmers Market — Rillito Park, 4502 N. First Ave. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Sundays. 882-2157.

Santa Fe Square — 7000 E. Tanque Verde Road. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays. 508-2936.

The Shoppes at La Posada — 665 S. Park Centre Ave., Green Valley. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Mondays. 603-8116.

El Pueblo Farmers Market — El Rio Health Center, 101 W. Irvington Road. 3-5 p.m. Mondays. 622-0825 x7242.

Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona Farm Stand — 3003 S. Country Club Road. 8 a.m.-noon. Tuesdays. 622-0525, Ext. 7242.

Green Valley Farmers Market — Green Valley Village, 101 S. La Cañada Drive. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Wednesdays. 490-3315.

Fitness

Grateful 8 Yoga — Foor Polish, 215 N. Hoff Ave. Beginners ashtanga vinyasa. 8-9 a.m. $6. 333-5905.

Therapeutic Yoga — The University of Arizona College of Nursing, 1305 N. Martin Ave. Ages 13 and up. 5:15-6:16 p.m. Thursdays. $3. 626-6151.

Vinyasa Yoga — Tucson Chiropractic Center, 570 N. Columbus Blvd. Strengthen, stretch and tone. 8-9 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. $5. 1-435-671-9033.

Brewery Bootcamp — Dragoon Brewing Co., 1859 W. Grant Road. Bring a towel, water and mat. Price includes full body workout and first beer. 21 and up. 11 a.m.-noon. $10. 465-6895.

Seated Tai Chi: Yang Style — Sunrise Chapel, 8421 E. Wrightstown Road. Strengthen internal and external self. 10:15-10:45 a.m. Mondays. $6. 269-1581.

Hot Power Yoga — Rooted, 1600 N. Tucson Blvd. Full body flow. 5:30-6:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays. $5. 1-435-671-9033.

Tai Chi for Health — Himmel Park Public Library, 1035 N. Treat Ave. To improve mobility, mental focus and muscle strength. 2-3 p.m. Wednesdays. Free. 594-5305.

Nightlife

Dirty Rotten Imbeciles — The Rock. 6 p.m. Oct. 21. $22. 629-9211.

Mariachi Sensacional — Taco Giro, 2750 W. Valencia Road. Community youth group. 6:30-7:30 p.m. Oct. 21 and 28. Free. 578-3434.

Mariachi El Quinto Sol — La Parrilla Suiza, 4250 W. Ina Road. 6:30-7:30 p.m. Oct. 22. Free. 572-7200.

Sexy Salsa Saturdays — Five Palms, 3500 E. Sunrise Drive. 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Oct. 22. $7. 444-0439.

Reel Big Fish — The Rock. 7 p.m. Oct. 24. $20. 629-9211.

Mr. Boogie Woogie: Palomino Nights — Plaza Palomino, 2960 N. Swan Road. Piano-thumping rhythm and blues. 7-9 p.m. Oct. 27. $10. 907-7325.

Farewell, My Love — The Rock. 6 p.m. Oct. 28. $14. 629-9211.

Opera

Arizona Rose Opera Company — ZUZI! Theater in the Historic Y, 738 N. Fifth Ave. “The Telephone” and “The Medium.” 7 p.m. Oct. 28; 2 p.m. Oct. 29. $25. 888-0509.

Outdoors & Recreation

All events are free or included in admission, or vehicle entrance fee, unless otherwise noted. Parking may be additional.

Birding — Roy P. Drachman-Agua Caliente Regional Park, 12325 E. Roger Road. Guided walk. Online registration required. 8-9:30 a.m. Oct. 20 and 27. $5. 615-7855.

Guided Hike to Guthrie Peak — Mount Lemmon, Catalina Highway milepost 12. Led by members of Sabino Canyon Volunteer Naturalists. A moderately difficult trail with elevation gain of 1,300 feet. Bring water and lunch. 8:45 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 21. 429-4492.

A Night Under the Stars — Tucson Mountain Park, Ironwood Picnic Area, 1548 S. Kinney Road. An introduction to the night sky. Telescopes available. Bring lawn chairs. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Oct. 22. 615-7855.

Anza Day — Historic Canoa Ranch, 5375 S. I-19 Frontage Road, Green Valley. Dedication of the new Mexicano Vaquero/Family Exhibit at 9:30 a.m. Tours, historic presentations, music, dance, children activities, food and drink for purchase. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 22. 724-5220.

Historic Craft Demonstrations — Tumacácori National Historical Park, 1891 E. Frontage Road. Artisans demonstrate traditional crafts. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 22 and 23. 377-5060.

Javelinas: Our Desert Neighbors — Saguaro National Park West. Learn about these intriguing creatures and how they survive in this arid environment. 2:15-2:45 p.m. Oct. 22. 733-5158.

Petanque — Reid Park. Learn and play the French game. 2-4:30 p.m. Oct. 23. 664-4133.

Birding — Sam Lena Park/KERP, 3400 S. Country Club Road. A walk to spot wetland and desert birds. Online registration required. 8-9:30 a.m. Oct. 25. $5. 615-7855.

Poetry

UA Prose Series Reading — Poetry Center, 1508 E. Helen St. Benjamin Rybeck, Natasha Stagg, and Lawrence Lenhart. 7-8:30 p.m. Oct. 20. Free. 626-3765.

UnSilencing Anatomies: Public Health Digital Stories Screening — YWCA, 525 N. Bonita Ave. Question-and-answer and curated screening of digital stories focused on public health issues. 6-8 p.m. Oct. 21. Free. 327-2127.

Annual In Memoriam Reading — Poetry Center. Voices of deceased poets whose legacy lives on. 5-6 p.m. Oct. 26. Free. 626-3765.

Poetry Circle — Oro Valley Public Library, 1305 W. Naranja Drive. Topic: The Climate Change Poetry of Robert Hass and Brenda Hillman. For teens and adults. 2-3:30 p.m. Oct. 27. Free. 594-5580.

Reading: Rita Dove, former U.S. Poet Laureate — Poetry Center. “Sonata Mulattica.” 7-8:30 p.m. Oct. 27. Free. 626-3765.

Social Dance

Ballroom Dance — Armory Park Center, 220 S. Fifth Ave. Foxtrot, waltz, cha-cha, rumba, tango, merengue and cumbia. 21 and up. 1:30-3:30 p.m. Oct. 22. $3. 791-4865.

Green Valley Dance Club Monthly Dance — Canoa Hills Social Center, 3660 S. Camino Del Sol. Two’s Company. BYOB. 7-9:30 p.m. Oct. 22. $12. 625-3499.

Senior Ballroom Dance — Udall Park Center, 7200 E. Tanque Verde Road. Ages 50 and up. 1:30-3:30 p.m. Oct. 25. $4.50. 551-6154.

Tucson Blues Dancers — RJ’s Replays, 5769 E. Speedway. Lessons 7-8 p.m. Open dancing from 8-10:30 p.m. 7-10:30 p.m. Oct. 25. $1. 495-5136.

Halloween Salsa Dance Social — Tucson Creative Dance Center, 3131 N. Cherry Ave. Focus on connection and technique. 7:50-9 p.m. beginner; 9 p.m.-midnight social. Oct. 28. $5. 1-202-412-2422.

Theater

American Buffalo — The Community Playhouse, 1881 N. Oracle Road. Details on Page 21. 7 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays; 2 p.m. Sundays. Through Nov. 5. $20. 904-8054.

Frankenstein — The Gaslight Theatre. Musical comedy. Call for dates and times. Through Nov. 12. $18.95. 886-9428.

Hands on a Hardbody — Tornabene Theatre. Musical comedy inspired by a 1997 documentary about Texans fighting to win a new truck. 1:30 p.m. Oct. 23; 7:30 p.m. Oct. 20-22 and 27. Through Nov. 6. $31. 621-1162.

Julius Caesar — Temple of Music & Art, 330 S. Scott Ave. 7:30 October 20-22 and 28; 2 p.m. Oct. 23. Through Nov. 5 $25. 401-3626.

My Name is Asher Lev — Live Theatre Workshop. One boy’s struggle between tradition and art. 3 p.m. Sundays; 7:30 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays. Through Nov. 12. $20. 327-4242.

The Case of Sleepy Hollow — Valley of the Moon, 2544 E. Allen Road. An all-ages theatrical walking adventure. Reserve online. 6-8:30 p.m. Oct. 21-23 and 28. Through Oct. 30. $10. 323-1331.

Murder on Vampire Island — The Comedy Playhouse. A group of ragtag actors arrive at the hotel resort on Vampire Island to rehearse one week before guests arrive. 7:30 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays; 3 p.m. Sundays. Through Nov. 6. $18. 270-9310.

Karloff — APCOT Theater, 8892 E. Tanque Verde Road. 2-3:30 p.m. Oct. 23; 8-9:30 p.m. Oct. 21, 22 and 28. Through Oct. 30. $20. 721-7782.

Mamma Mia! — Centennial Hall. Musical with ABBA’s greatest hits. 8 p.m. Oct 21; 2 p.m. Oct. 22, 1 and 6:30 p.m. Oct. 23. $75. 1-800-745-3000.

Express Yourself Vocal Competition — Main Gate Square, 814 E. University Blvd. Vocal competition for students ages 8-23. Winners receive prizes; appear on The Morning Blend. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Oct. 22. Free. 319-0400.

A Weenie Halloween — The Comedy Playhouse. Interactive comedy. 11 a.m.-noon. Saturdays-Sundays. Through Oct. 30. $10. 548-3484.

Harvey — ZUZI! Theater in the Historic Y, 738 N. Fifth Ave. Last chance: 2 p.m. Oct. 23. $15. 888-0509.

The Magic of Michael Finney — CPAC. Comic magician. 7-9 p.m. Oct. 28. $15. 399-1750.

Visual arts

All events are free unless otherwise noted.

Opening

The Mini Time Machine Museum of Miniatures — 4455 E. Camp Lowell Drive. Churches of the Southwest: Wood Sculptures by Roberto (Bob) Cardinale. Through Jan. 7. $9. 881-0606.

Pima Community College Center for the Arts — Louis Carlos Bernal: Arizona Unseen, Color Photographs 1978-1988 unseen color images by the late Louis Carlos Bernal. Oct. 24-Dec. 9. Reception: 5-7 p.m. Nov. 3. 206-6942.

Art House Centro — 186 N. Meyer Ave. Barrio Bones III. New works by seven local artists and their take on Dia de los Muertos. Oct. 28-Nov. 12. Reception: 6-8 p.m. Oct. 27. 620-1725.