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Drawing I: An Art Workshop for Adults

Drawing I: An Art Workshop for Adults

October 1 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Learn the skills of drawing from direct observation in this 6-week course, and discover and expand your creativity. Try something new and surprise yourself! Space is limited. Registration begins on August 1st. For more information or to register call 594-5305. All supplies and classes are free.

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Lend Me a Tenor

Lend Me a Tenor

October 2 @ 7:30 pm - October 4 @ 9:30 pm
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The greatest Italian tenor in the world, Il Stupendo, is scheduled to sing the lead in The Cleveland Opera’s OTELLO. When his wife leaves him a “Dear John” letter, however, the distraught singer takes a double dose of tranquilizers. With curtain time rapidly approaching, opera management kicks into damage control on steroids and what follows... Read more »

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Lend Me a Tenor

Lend Me a Tenor

October 2 @ 7:30 pm - October 4 @ 9:30 pm
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The greatest Italian tenor in the world, Il Stupendo, is scheduled to sing the lead in The Cleveland Opera’s OTELLO. When his wife leaves him a “Dear John” letter, however, the distraught singer takes a double dose of tranquilizers. With curtain time rapidly approaching, opera management kicks into damage control on steroids and what follows... Read more »

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WAMO Walk in in Tucson’s Warehouse Arts District

WAMO Walk in in Tucson’s Warehouse Arts District

October 4 @ 1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Come see what’s happening in Tucson’s Warehouse Arts District! Spread across several locations in the District, WAMO Walk will feature music, a beer garden, art installations, arts presentations, artists’ studio visits, gallery receptions, a projector festival, art installations of sculptural light and a food truck court. We’ll be getting started at 1pm and closing up... Read more »

Lend Me a Tenor

Lend Me a Tenor

October 4 @ 1:30 pm - October 5 @ 3:30 pm
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The greatest Italian tenor in the world, Il Stupendo, is scheduled to sing the lead in The Cleveland Opera’s OTELLO. When his wife leaves him a “Dear John” letter, however, the distraught singer takes a double dose of tranquilizers. With curtain time rapidly approaching, opera management kicks into damage control on steroids and what follows... Read more »

2014 PCOA Art Auction: People Creating Original Art

2014 PCOA Art Auction: People Creating Original Art

October 4 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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In conjunction with the annual WAMO Tool Avenue Art Walk, Pima Council of Art is having a live and silent benefit auction, People Creating Original Art, at the Artifact Dance Project Studio at 17 East Tool Avenue.   FREE reception, light entertainment, original art from over 60 Southern Arizona artists and artisans. Proceeds will benefit Pima... Read more »

Tales From The Trash Vol. 2 – A Thrift Store art exhibit

Tales From The Trash Vol. 2 – A Thrift Store art exhibit

October 4 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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A dazzling array of eye-popping, curious and mind-blowing examples of “found” amateur art, culled from thrift stores, swap meets, yard sales, flea markets and even dumpsters! In selecting paintings for the show we tried to include something to please all tastes, and possibly upset some tastes too. Live music from AL PERRY and UKELELE CATFISH... Read more »

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Gallery Talk: Brian Paul Clamp

Gallery Talk: Brian Paul Clamp

October 9 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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Brian Paul Clamp—curator, collector, and owner/director of ClampArt—will speak with collector and choreographer Douglas Nielsen.

Art Now! in the Galleries: Golden State

Art Now! in the Galleries: Golden State

October 9 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Dr. Paul Ivey is back with this popular series of casual, salon style talks. This Fall, we are diving in to some interesting issues in the contemporary art world. Inspiring, provocative, fun, challenging, enlightening, heretical, hysterical and interactive, Art Now! Gives you the opportunity to share your thoughts on the wildly disparate practices and objects... Read more »

THE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE (ABRIDGED) [REVISED]

THE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE (ABRIDGED) [REVISED]

October 9 @ 7:30 pm - 9:15 pm
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THE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE (ABRIDGED) [REVISED] by Adam Long, Daniel Singer, and Jess Winfield   Directed by Rick Shipman   Featuring Patrick Burke, Matt Copley, & Chris Moseley,   Praised by the LA Times as “wildly funny” and the Montreal Gazette as “the funniest show you are likely to see in your entire... Read more »

Boom

Boom

October 9 @ 8:00 pm - October 11 @ 10:00 pm

A comedy as much about the beginning of life as the end, boom puts the last woman, a journalist who hates the idea of babies, and last man, a gay marine biologist, on Earth together in an underground lab after a comet strikes.  Will these two repopulate the planet?  And who is this third character-... Read more »

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Boom

Boom

October 9 @ 8:00 pm - October 11 @ 10:00 pm

A comedy as much about the beginning of life as the end, boom puts the last woman, a journalist who hates the idea of babies, and last man, a gay marine biologist, on Earth together in an underground lab after a comet strikes.  Will these two repopulate the planet?  And who is this third character-... Read more »

Lend Me a Tenor

Lend Me a Tenor

October 10 @ 7:30 pm - October 11 @ 9:30 pm
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The greatest Italian tenor in the world, Il Stupendo, is scheduled to sing the lead in The Cleveland Opera’s OTELLO. When his wife leaves him a “Dear John” letter, however, the distraught singer takes a double dose of tranquilizers. With curtain time rapidly approaching, opera management kicks into damage control on steroids and what follows... Read more »

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Lend Me a Tenor

Lend Me a Tenor

October 12 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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The greatest Italian tenor in the world, Il Stupendo, is scheduled to sing the lead in The Cleveland Opera’s OTELLO. When his wife leaves him a “Dear John” letter, however, the distraught singer takes a double dose of tranquilizers. With curtain time rapidly approaching, opera management kicks into damage control on steroids and what follows... Read more »

Boom

Boom

October 12 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

A comedy as much about the beginning of life as the end, boom puts the last woman, a journalist who hates the idea of babies, and last man, a gay marine biologist, on Earth together in an underground lab after a comet strikes.  Will these two repopulate the planet?  And who is this third character- a woman... Read more »

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Art Now! – Non-Stop Poetry: The Zines of Mark Gonzales

Art Now! – Non-Stop Poetry: The Zines of Mark Gonzales

October 16 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

MOCA curator Jocko Weyland will discuss the newly published Non Stop Poetry: The Zines of Mark Gonzales, a comprehensive presentation of the zines made by Gonzales from the early-’90s to the present day. Undoubtedly one of the greatest skateboarders of all time, Gonzales also deserves equal recognition as an artist and poet. With reproductions from... Read more »

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Lunchtime Express Curator Tour

Lunchtime Express Curator Tour

October 17 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm

FREE for MOCA members, free with general admission Shake up your lunchtime routine! Bring your lunch, dine on the Plaza and enjoy a brief curator’s tour of the current exhibitions.

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Sleepy Hollow and the Ride of the Headless Stick-Horseman

Sleepy Hollow and the Ride of the Headless Stick-Horseman

October 19 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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A fun adaptation of Washington Irving’s classic tale: There is a new school teacher in Sleepy Hollow, and he is the bumbley and awkward Ichabod Crane. Ichabod must compete against Brom Bones to win the heart of the mayor’s beautiful daughter, Katrina Van Tassel. The story concludes with a hilarious ride of the headless horseman.... Read more »

Frankenstein

Frankenstein

October 19 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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Both brilliant and disturbing, the story of Frankenstein and his creation has fascinated audiences since the novel was first published in 1818. Victor Frankenstein has discovered the secret to reanimating human life – but is man meant to pierce the veil between life and death? Frankenstein’s experiments will claim the lives of those he loves... Read more »

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Frankenstein

Frankenstein

October 20 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Both brilliant and disturbing, the story of Frankenstein and his creation has fascinated audiences since the novel was first published in 1818. Victor Frankenstein has discovered the secret to reanimating human life – but is man meant to pierce the veil between life and death? Frankenstein’s experiments will claim the lives of those he loves... Read more »

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Artist Talk: Richard Renaldi

Artist Talk: Richard Renaldi

October 21 @ 5:30 pm
Chris and Amaira, Chicago, Illinois, 2013

Photographer Richard Renaldi, internationally exhibited and most recently acclaimed for his series Touching Strangers (monograph released by Aperture Foundation, spring 2014), will present and discuss his work. Visit www.creativephotography.org for more info.

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Frankenstein

Frankenstein

October 22 @ 7:30 pm - October 25 @ 9:30 pm
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Both brilliant and disturbing, the story of Frankenstein and his creation has fascinated audiences since the novel was first published in 1818. Victor Frankenstein has discovered the secret to reanimating human life – but is man meant to pierce the veil between life and death? Frankenstein’s experiments will claim the lives of those he loves... Read more »

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Frankenstein

Frankenstein

October 22 @ 7:30 pm - October 25 @ 9:30 pm
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Both brilliant and disturbing, the story of Frankenstein and his creation has fascinated audiences since the novel was first published in 1818. Victor Frankenstein has discovered the secret to reanimating human life – but is man meant to pierce the veil between life and death? Frankenstein’s experiments will claim the lives of those he loves... Read more »

Art Now! Modern? Folk? Art? Architecture? Complexity & Contradiction in Preservation

Art Now! Modern? Folk? Art? Architecture? Complexity & Contradiction in Preservation

October 23 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Dr. Paul Ivey is back with this popular series of casual, salon style talks. This Fall, we are diving in to some interesting issues in the contemporary art world. Inspiring, provocative, fun, challenging, enlightening, heretical, hysterical and interactive, Art Now! Gives you the opportunity to share your thoughts on the wildly disparate practices and objects... Read more »

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Frankenstein

Frankenstein

October 22 @ 7:30 pm - October 25 @ 9:30 pm
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Both brilliant and disturbing, the story of Frankenstein and his creation has fascinated audiences since the novel was first published in 1818. Victor Frankenstein has discovered the secret to reanimating human life – but is man meant to pierce the veil between life and death? Frankenstein’s experiments will claim the lives of those he loves... Read more »

The Latin Comedy Jam

The Latin Comedy Jam

October 24 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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The Latin Comedy Jam is a historical event that has entertained people around the globe. This tour stop features some of the funniest comedy veterans in the business, featured on networks and shows such as Mad TV, VH1 Baggin’, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, HBO, Comedy Central, UPN The Parkers, Que Loco’s Comic Vie,... Read more »

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Free Day

Free Day

October 26 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Free admission to MOCA every last Sunday of the month!

Frankenstein

Frankenstein

October 26 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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Both brilliant and disturbing, the story of Frankenstein and his creation has fascinated audiences since the novel was first published in 1818. Victor Frankenstein has discovered the secret to reanimating human life – but is man meant to pierce the veil between life and death? Frankenstein’s experiments will claim the lives of those he loves... Read more »

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Art Now! in the Galleries: On Kindness

Art Now! in the Galleries: On Kindness

October 30 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Dr. Paul Ivey is back with this popular series of casual, salon style talks. This Fall, we are diving in to some interesting issues in the contemporary art world. Inspiring, provocative, fun, challenging, enlightening, heretical, hysterical and interactive, Art Now! Gives you the opportunity to share your thoughts on the wildly disparate practices and objects... Read more »

Frankenstein

Frankenstein

October 30 @ 7:30 pm - November 1 @ 9:30 pm
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Both brilliant and disturbing, the story of Frankenstein and his creation has fascinated audiences since the novel was first published in 1818. Victor Frankenstein has discovered the secret to reanimating human life – but is man meant to pierce the veil between life and death? Frankenstein’s experiments will claim the lives of those he loves... Read more »

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Frankenstein

Frankenstein

October 30 @ 7:30 pm - November 1 @ 9:30 pm
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Both brilliant and disturbing, the story of Frankenstein and his creation has fascinated audiences since the novel was first published in 1818. Victor Frankenstein has discovered the secret to reanimating human life – but is man meant to pierce the veil between life and death? Frankenstein’s experiments will claim the lives of those he loves... Read more »

Ellen Campbell ~ mixed media

Ellen Campbell ~ mixed media

November 1
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Artist’s Statement: I have always been drawn to abstraction. As I explore non-representational form, I feel a connection to patterns of energy that are at once calm and chaotic, subtle and extreme. Each piece I make begins with paper, cardboard, wire and mesh. There will be an art reception for Ellen Campbell on November 15th... Read more »

Global Art Project

Global Art Project

November 1
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The Global Art Project for Peace is a grass roots volunteer effort that offers opportunities to create a work of art expressing your vision of global peace and goodwill to exchange with another person or group.

Tucson Quilters Guild

Tucson Quilters Guild

November 1
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The Tucson Quilters Guild, a chapter of the National Quilting Association, Inc., features speakers at monthly meetings that often include workshops. The annual Tucson Quilters Guild Quilt Show is a highly anticipated event.

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