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Lang

Jessica Lang Dance comes to UA

October 31, 2014 2:06 pm
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theater

UApresents brings Aquila Theatre here in November. While UApresents has co-presented productions with Broadway in Tucson, this will be the first time it has presented live theater since 2010.

September 04, 2014 1:38 pm
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UApresents brings New York City-based Aquila Theatre here in November. While UApresents has co-presented a few productions with Broadway in Tucson, this will be the first time it has presented live theater since 2010.

September 04, 2014 1:37 pm
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apDance

UApresents brings in Jessica Lang Dance Nov. 11-13 — Credit: Courtest UApresents

August 12, 2014 12:12 pm
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UApresents brings New York City-based Aquila Theater to perform Shakespeare’s “The Tempest” and Wuthering Heights.”

August 12, 2014 12:09 pm
Lily Tomlin

Lily Tomlin

Comedian returns to Tucson for show at the Fox Sunday. In July, she will start production on a new sitcom with Jane Fonda.

March 17, 2014 5:43 pm
Feinstein

Feinstein

Michael Feinstein wants more people to rediscover the music of the 1920s and ’30s.

February 28, 2014 10:22 am
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ella

Smithsonian Institution’s Jazz Masterworks Orchestra will offer “A Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald.”

February 20, 2014 9:45 am
Ella

Ella

The music of Ella Fitzgerald, “First Lady of Song,” will be performed Saturday at the Fox.

February 20, 2014 9:41 am
Cedar Lake

Cedar Lake

Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet, which flaunts a versatility and virtuosity that still remains grounded in ballet, heads to Centennial Hall next Thursday.

January 27, 2014 9:49 am
Zoppe

Zoppe

The Zoppe Family Circus, which seems to be off the page of a picture book, returns with nostalgic acts, acrobats and clowns.

January 02, 2014 12:28 pm
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arts preview World

UApresents brings in Danu -- Credit: courtesy uapresents

December 31, 2013 10:12 am
Arts preview vocal

Arts preview vocal

UApresents brings in the Soweto Gospel Choir on April 18.

December 31, 2013 10:11 am
Interpreti Veneziani

Interpreti Veneziani

Interpreti Veneziani will perform at Westin La Paloma Resort on Sunday, the first time the Italian chamber orchestra has performed outside of a music hall situation. It's also the first time that UApresents is taking its programming outside of Centennial Hall or the smaller venues on campus.…

December 06, 2013 10:32 am
Union Tanquera

Union Tanquera

A pair of dancers from Unión Tanguera displays some of the complex male-female dynamics associated with tango.

November 23, 2013 5:09 pm
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Argentine dance company Unión Tanguera will perform “Nuit Blanche,” or “Sleepless Night,” at the University of Arizona’s Centennial Hall on Saturday at 8 p.m. The piece features 15 original tango songs and two standards. 

November 23, 2013 5:09 pm
Union Tanquera

Union Tanquera

Union Tanquera to perform at UApresents -- Credit: courtesy UApresents

November 18, 2013 3:22 pm
Encantador de perros

Encantador de perros

César Millán “El encantador de perros” posa para un retrato

November 05, 2013 9:17 am
Arturo Sandoval

Arturo Sandoval

Arturo Sandoval: “Settle back in your seat, close your eyes and open your ears ... and your heart.”

October 10, 2013 10:09 am
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Lions and tigers and bears — no way. Zoppé Family Circus returns to UApresents in January and shows what magic a circus can be without trained animals.

September 05, 2013 3:06 pmLoading…
Music notes

Music notes

New Wave band the B-52s, joined by the Go-Go's, plays at Casino del Sol's AVA tonight. Trivia tidbit: The B-52s got its name from the outrageous beehive hairdo that resembles the nose cone of the B-52 aircraft.

July 11, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Whole lotta music

Whole lotta music

Billy Woodward is Elvis Presley in "The Million Dollar Quartet," co-presented by Broadway in Tucson and UApresents.

May 02, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Dog Whisperer calls off Tucson show

Dog Whisperer calls off Tucson show

Cesar Millan, National Geographic's "The Dog Whisperer," canceled his October show at Centennial Hall.

May 02, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Men dance as women in ballet satire, Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo

Men dance as women in ballet satire, Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo

"We do a family show. We reassure everybody you don't need to be stuffy to enjoy ballet," says dancer Robert Carter.

April 18, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Troupe dances as a partnership

Troupe dances as a partnership

Limón Dance Company's founder, José Limón, believed there must be a partnership between the music and stage setting. "He thought every dance should be a complete experience," says artistic director Carla Maxwell.

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Broadway star Cook sets show

Broadway star Cook sets show

Barbara Cook, a legend of Broadway song, will perform Sunday in cabaret show titled "Let's Fall in Love."

March 14, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Marsalis' secret: fresh programming

Marsalis' secret: fresh programming

Drummer Ali Jackson with the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra has a gig Saturday night at Centennial Hall. Saturday afternoon, Wynton Marsalis will decide what the group will play, selecting from a 200-song tour book.

March 07, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Harpist Kibbey gives concert at UA tonight

Harpist Kibbey gives concert at UA tonight

Harpist Bridget Kibbey will play a blend folk and classical music in a concert at the UA.

February 28, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Dance mixed with fanciful imagery

Dance mixed with fanciful imagery

Momix brings "Botanica" to Centennial Hall Sunday. "We aren't strictly a dance company," says Moses Pendleton, founder.

February 21, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Jazz musician, raconteur has stories tell

Jazz musician, raconteur has stories tell

The John Pizzarelli Quartet performs Saturday at the Fox Theatre. The show will include songs from Pizzarelli's new album.

February 14, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Lines Ballet dances with philosophy

Lines Ballet dances with philosophy

The Alonzo King Lines Ballet is set to perform at Centennial Hall. "They don't want to present someone else's dance. They want to bring everything of themselves to their own dance. That is their goal," the director says.

February 07, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
MSNBC personality Maddow coming to town on April 6

MSNBC personality Maddow coming to town on April 6

Rachel Maddow will be appearing at the UA's Centennial Hall.

February 01, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Rachel Maddow

Rachel Maddow

The MSNBC political commentator and host will be here April 6.

January 31, 2013 2:23 pm
Burnett keeps audience intrigued with TV tales, comic answers

Burnett keeps audience intrigued with TV tales, comic answers

Carol Burnett showed clips from her TV and movie career, but spent most of her time on stage answering questions.

January 28, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
No question too silly for Burnett show

No question too silly for Burnett show

Carol Burnett brings her question-and-answer show, "Laughter and Reflection," to Centennial Hall.

January 24, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Classical

Classical

Cellist Alisa Weilerstein will perform with chamber orchestra Academy of St. Martin in the Fields on March 5.

January 13, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Jazz & Blues

Jazz & Blues

Legendary bluesman B.B. King performs Feb. 13 at Casino del Sol.

January 13, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
2 troupes twist definition of 'circus'

2 troupes twist definition of 'circus'

UApresents is bringing the Zoppé Family Circus to Reid Park for six shows. Its emphasis is comedy and feats of daring.

January 10, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
2 troupes twist definition of 'circus'

2 troupes twist definition of 'circus'

Nino the Clown is from the humor-based Zoppe Family Circus, which will be at Reid Park Friday through Sunday. Also this weekend, find Cirque D'Or's contortionists at Fox Tucson Theatre.

January 10, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
More tickets are available for Burnett

More tickets are available for Burnett

Carol Burnett's will perform Jan. 26 in Centennial Hall.

December 16, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Masks, light, shadows and T.P. tell stories

Masks, light, shadows and T.P. tell stories

Mask- and prop-style theater troupe Mummenschanz rarely speaks, but it tells detailed stories.

November 15, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Brazilian brothers head festival lineup

Brazilian brothers head festival lineup

The Assad Brothers, Odair, left, and Sergio, will be featured in the Fifth International Tucson Guitar Festival.

November 08, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Kung fu 'Warriors' to take over stage at UA

Kung fu 'Warriors' to take over stage at UA

The Shaolin Warriors practice a traditional, Buddhist-based kung fu form that conveys Chinese culture, art and acrobatic technique.

October 18, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Jerry Seinfeld returns

Jerry Seinfeld returns

Tickets on sale today.

August 09, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Folk rocker kicks things off

Folk rocker kicks things off

Bonnie Raitt, on her first tour in several years, opens UApresents season on Sept. 26.

April 22, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
It's all from the love of Latin music

It's all from the love of Latin music

Yo-Yo Ma's real love affair with Latin music began when he realized that the cello had a place in it.

April 19, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Expect emotional flood from River North Dance

Expect emotional flood from River North Dance

River North Dance Chicago leaps onto the Centennial Hall stage Saturday evening.

April 12, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Vereen celebrates UA memories

Vereen celebrates UA memories

Tony Award-winning singer-dancer-actor Ben Vereen performs Saturday in Centennial Hall.

March 29, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
New vision for eminent troupe?

New vision for eminent troupe?

Linda Celeste dances with the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, which performs at Centennial Hall Friday.

March 22, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
New vision for eminent troupe?

New vision for eminent troupe?

The 54-year-old Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater has a new artistic director, and fans are wondering how much the company's artistic vision will change.

March 22, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

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