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Founder of Utah's Shakespeare Festival keeps event growing

ST. GEORGE, Utah — Fred C. Adams, the 84-year-old founder of southern Utah's annual Shakespeare festival, is still going strong, overseeing an event that has grown from a small production in 1962 to one that now draws 150,000.

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Sonia Manzano, who played Maria on 'Sesame Street,' retiring

The character Maria owned the neighborhood repair shop with husband Luis.

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Sonia Manzano, who played Maria on 'Sesame Street,' retiring

The character Maria owned the neighborhood repair shop with husband Luis.

July 02, 2015 6:00 pmLoading…
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This week on TV

Around the remote: Flying off to Neverland and Christmas special town.

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This week on TV: June 8-14

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This week on TV: May 4-10

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This week on TV: Dec. 15-21

This week on TV: Dec. 15-21

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Downtown theater, Beowulf Alley, closes

Downtown theater, Beowulf Alley, closes

The final curtain has fallen for the scrappy Beowulf Alley Theatre. The last show, “Savage Bond,” by Tucsonan Steve Holiday, completed its run Nov. 24.

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Cirque du Soleil resumes Vegas show after death

LAS VEGAS — The Cirque du Soleil show “Ka” has reopened on the Las Vegas Strip 17 days after an acrobat fell to her death in its closing scene.

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Review: Chamber Music Plus "Sister-In-Law Beethoven"

Review: Chamber Music Plus "Sister-In-Law Beethoven"

Performance closes out group's ninth Tucson season.

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Chamber Music Plus brings Margot Kidder back to Tucson

Chamber Music Plus brings Margot Kidder back to Tucson

Show on Sunday looks at Beethoven's dark secret.

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Tucson's lone magic shop closing Sunday

Tucson's lone magic shop closing Sunday

Williams Magic spent nearly 25 years in the same building.

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Preview: Joshua Bell's new Beethoven recording

Preview: Joshua Bell's new Beethoven recording

CD came out Tuesday.

February 14, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Barbara Cook postpones Tucson concert

Barbara Cook postpones Tucson concert

Cites illness.

February 13, 2013 2:52 pmLoading…

Former UA diver Grado making name for himself in Cirque du Soleil

The Russian Swing sounds like a torture device or a World War II tactical maneuver.

December 26, 2012 10:00 pmLoading…

Tucson's Rogue Theatre snags top honor

The Rogue Theatre is a young 'un, but it hasn't gone unnoticed on the national scene: The American Theatre Wing(they're the folks who do the Tony Awards) has presented The Rogue with its National Theatre Company grant ... The Rogue was one of 10 theaters in the country to receive a tidy $10,…

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David Letterman

David Letterman

David Letterman named Sioux City "The Late Show's" first home office. Letterman will end his run as the host of CBS' "The Late Show" in May.

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Wierd Al does his thing at the Fox

Weird Al Yankovic on his  The Alpocalypse Tour shows up (and performs, we expect) at the Fox Tucson Theatre at 7:30 p.m. $44-$56.

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