Once the curtain goes up this weekend on Center Dance Ensemble’s 23rd production of Frances Smith Cohen’s “Snow Queen,” audiences will enjoy lavish performances complete with beautiful sets, costumes and lighting. “Snow Queen” features a cast of 14 company members and nearly 200 young dancers ages 8 to 17 who study with more than three dozen studios. Youth […]
We have events all over the Valley to choose from. Tour a working dairy farm, take your pet shopping or bundle up and enjoy some holiday events. Visit our daily online calendar of events to keep up with additional local events, live performances and continuing exhibits. Or download our free mobile calendar to browse listings […]
Another suitcase for Scottsdale actress in “Evita”
Before landing her current role in a touring production of the musical “Evita,” Krystina Alabado performed in Green Day’s “American Idiot” on Broadway” — plus the first national tours for “American Idiot” and “Spring Awakening.” Clearly she’s a woman who knows her way around a suitcase, which may explain her passionate performance of “Another Suitcase […]
Make a gingerbread friend to share the holidays with this week (Dec. 3-8) at the Children’s Museum of Phoenix. Art Studio Manager John Bomhoff shares instructions. Ages: preschool (with assistance) and above. Materials: 6” X 9” brown construction paper Cardboard pattern for gingerbread person Yarn cut in short lengths Paper scraps Miniature pom-poms Rick-rack Glitter […]
Electric Light Parade. Lighted motorized floats, custom helium parade balloons, performance groups and marching bands. 7pm. Free. Parade travels south on Central Ave from Montebello to Camelback Rd, where it will head east to 7th St, then south to Indian School Rd. 602-261-8069 or http://phoenix.gov/parks/elp.
Frances Smith Cohen’s “Snow Queen” is a “don’t-miss” Valley holiday tradition for the entire family. We have a family four-pack of tickets to give away! “Snow Queen” is produced by Center Dance Ensemble and features the Hans Christian Andersen classic set to music by Sergei Prokofiev. Performance dates are Dec 7-22 at Herberer Theater Center […]
How would your family like to go “Walking with Dinosaurs”…? We have 10 family four-packs of reserved seating for a special advance screening at 10am Saturday, Dec. 14 at the Cinemark Mesa. “Walking with Dinosaurs 3D” features the voices of John Leguizamo, Justin Long and Tiya Sircar. See and feel what it was like when […]