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Lyric Opera Theatre Puts on Gilbert and Sullivan’s Comic Opera H.M.S. Pinafore

Librettist W.S. Gilbert and composer Arthur Sullivan were known for their dynamic partnership. Together, they created 14 comical operas. H.M.S. Pinafore, their first big hit, helped to set the tone for works to follow. ASU’s Lyric Opera Theatre program will produce the 1878 comic opera from Sept. 29 to Oct. 2 at Evelyn Smith Music Theatre. Also known as The …

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THE NASH MAKES PHOENIX ONE OF 4 JAZZ “HUBS” IN AMERICA

JOINS PORTLAND, WASHINGTON D.C AND PITTSBURGH IN JAZZ FORWARD COALITION (Phoenix, Ariz) The Jazz Forward Coalition has named The Nash, the popular jazz venue in downtown Phoenix as one of 4 partners in its national “jazz hubs” initiative. The Nash, along with major jazz venues in Pittsburgh (MCG Jazz), Washington D.C. (Smithsonian Jazz) and Portland (PDX Jazz) will lead the …

Phoenix Fan Fest Ignites the Fandom Fever

A potpourri of popular people promises to please all! Phoenix – Phoenix Fan Fest is just a little over a month away but the guest announcements keep coming! In this next round they have The Honky Tonk Man, John Tyler Christopher, Bobby Layton, and Brett Dalton! Holding the Intercontinental Title for a record-setting 454 days, the Elvis-like wrestler and would-be …

Saison de Abruzzo to Tap End of September as SanTan Brewing Celebrates 5th Annual Collaboration with Dos Cabezas WineWorks

Chandler, Arizona (September 20, 2016)— Pick, stomp, repeat! Arizona grape harvest season is in full swing and local growers know that means weeks of work ahead prepping for a bounty of winemaking. In celebration of their fifth annual collaboration, SanTan Brewing Company and Dos Cabezas WineWorks have teamed up once again for an amazing beer-wine partnership. On September 7th, Anthony …

Phoenix Fan Fest Is Unleashing the Guests!

Check out the first batch of what promises to be an outstanding guest list for this fall event! Phoenix – The creative minds behind Phoenix Comicon are bringing all of the fun this fall with their guest list for Phoenix Fan Fest! This initial offering includes names like Millie Bobby Brown, David Harbour, Arthur Darvill, Tahmoh Penikett, and Tim Rose! …

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Phoenix Chorale-50th Anniversary of Duke Ellington’s “Sacred Concert”

Phoenix Chorale Performs Duke Ellington’s Sacred Concert On the 50th Anniversary of the historic Phoenix Performance in 1966 (Phoenix, Ariz.) The Phoenix Chorale performs a historic concert of Duke Ellington’s Sacred Concerts at the same location where he originally performed his masterwork 50 years ago, at Trinity Cathedral in downtown Phoenix in 1966. These performances will be comprised of selections …