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September 2016
$385

Camp Architecture – Summer Day Camps

September 5 - September 30
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Weekly on the same day until July 1, 2020
College of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture,
1040 N. Olive Rd.
Tucson, 85719 United States
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Camp Architecture BIG

CAMP Architecture is a series of week-long summer day programs designed for students interested in the field of architecture. Participants learn to draw by hand and on the computer, construct models in the CAPLA Materials Lab, test structural models, and learn about sustainability and careers in the design field. Taught by our inspiring young architects at the School of Architecture, with support of outstanding student assistants, aspiring architects will get a unique glimpse into the world of design while acquiring…

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$385

Camp Architecture – Summer Day Camps

September 12 - October 7
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Weekly on the same day until July 1, 2020
College of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture,
1040 N. Olive Rd.
Tucson, 85719 United States
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Camp Architecture BIG

CAMP Architecture is a series of week-long summer day programs designed for students interested in the field of architecture. Participants learn to draw by hand and on the computer, construct models in the CAPLA Materials Lab, test structural models, and learn about sustainability and careers in the design field. Taught by our inspiring young architects at the School of Architecture, with support of outstanding student assistants, aspiring architects will get a unique glimpse into the world of design while acquiring…

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$385

Camp Architecture – Summer Day Camps

September 19 - October 14
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Weekly on the same day until July 1, 2020
College of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture,
1040 N. Olive Rd.
Tucson, 85719 United States
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Camp Architecture BIG

CAMP Architecture is a series of week-long summer day programs designed for students interested in the field of architecture. Participants learn to draw by hand and on the computer, construct models in the CAPLA Materials Lab, test structural models, and learn about sustainability and careers in the design field. Taught by our inspiring young architects at the School of Architecture, with support of outstanding student assistants, aspiring architects will get a unique glimpse into the world of design while acquiring…

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$16

The Tarnished Toad: A Reginald Rake Mystery

September 23 @ 7:30 pm - October 2 @ 5:00 pm
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Fridays and Saturdays 7:30-9:30pm Sundays 3-5pm
The Comedy Playhouse,
3620 N. 1st Ave.
Tucson, 85719 United States

When a man with an ever changing accent and an attractive woman come in to his office looking for a missing toad, private detective Reginald Rake knows something is a foot.  Can he locate the missing toad and find out why it’s so important before the mob gets a hold of it, or worse… him?  Find out in this original play set in the old time radio style and written by Tucson’s own Dave Sewell.   September 23rd- October 2nd…

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$385

Camp Architecture – Summer Day Camps

September 26 - October 21
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Weekly on the same day until July 1, 2020
College of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture,
1040 N. Olive Rd.
Tucson, 85719 United States
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Camp Architecture BIG

CAMP Architecture is a series of week-long summer day programs designed for students interested in the field of architecture. Participants learn to draw by hand and on the computer, construct models in the CAPLA Materials Lab, test structural models, and learn about sustainability and careers in the design field. Taught by our inspiring young architects at the School of Architecture, with support of outstanding student assistants, aspiring architects will get a unique glimpse into the world of design while acquiring…

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Project Management Skills for Success

September 26 - September 30
Key Consulting Project Management Education Center,
310 S Williams Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85711 United States
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Project Management Skills for Success gives participants a deeper understanding of the different areas of project management and how they are interrelated. They will learn about the tools and techniques used in project management. They will also become familiar with the Project Management Institute's Body of Knowledge. This 5-day, 40-hour course is structured into three modules : Project Management Concepts and Project Initiation (1 day) Project Planning and Scheduling (2 days) Project Execution and Control (2 days) This course is…

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$50 - $75

Tu Nidito Presents Tucson’s Only Dueling Pianos Show

September 29 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Site 17 Event Center,
840 E. 17th St.
Tucson, AZ 85701 United States
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Join Tu Nidito Children and Family Services as we celebrate 20 years of supporting grieving children in our community at Tucson's only Dueling Pianos event on Thursday, September 29, 2016 at Site 17 Event Center.  Doors open at 6 pm, showtime 7-9 pm.  Tickets are $50 for general admission and $75 for reserved seating.  No host bar and light snacks will be provided.  100% of the tips will benefit Tu Nidito as well as ticket costs.  "Request a song, leave…

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An Evening with Ottmar Liebert & Luna Negra

September 29 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Rialto Theater, 318 E Congress St, Tucson,
318 E Congress St
Tucson, AZ 85701 United States
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Liebert’s incredible global success on a musical level often seems like a simple outgrowth of his cultural background and powerful wanderlust in his formative years. Born in Cologne, Germany to Chinese-German father and Hungarian mother, he began playing guitar at 11, and traveled extensively through Europe and Asia intent on fully absorbing each musical tradition he encountered. After pursuing his Rock and Roll dreams first in his native Germany and then in Boston, he abandoned the frustrations of the East…

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Rocky Votolato

September 29 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Club Congress, 311 E. Congress Street, Tucson,
311 E. Congress Street
Tucson, AZ United States
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“…a brilliant creative revitalization” – Billboard.com “Hospital Handshakes is a bona fide indie-rock masterpiece” – Alternative Press Seattle’s Rocky Votolato has been relentlessly on tour over the last two decades, as a compelling Singer Songwriter, or with his former cult-punkband Waxwing. Ten years after his critically acclaimed album “Makers” and its evergreen “White Daisy Passing”, Votolato is still connecting with and captivating audiences all over the world, and is releasing a new EP in 2016 called “Sawdust and Shavings”. A…

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Regular Admission

The films of Jim Jarmusch – Dead Man

September 29 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Loft Cinema, 3233 E Speedway, Tucson,
3233 E. Speedway Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85711 United States
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THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 29 AT 7:30PM | REGULAR ADMISSION PRICES Jim Jarmusch’s hypnotic, visionary Western, hailed by Greil Marcus as “the best movie of the end of the 20th century,” is a haunting parable of spiritual rebirth and a radical twist on the traditional myth of the American West. Johnny Depp is mild-mannered accountant William Blake (no relation to the poet … or is there?), whose journey out west  in search of a new job soon has him fleeing for his…

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$100

Carnaval d’Avant-Garde: A Contemporary Spectacle

September 30 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
MOCA Tucson,
Tucson, AZ United States
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The past & future collide in this special performative & interactive event designed to take you into the realm of the surreal. Music by Spontaneous Response Squadron  Special feature by Territory Magazine The Amazing Lola Torch, Devin the Daring, Mother Fakir snake charmer, Mona’s Singing Bees & many more acts Hors d’oeuvres & drinks generously donated by Agustin Kitchen, Ghini’s, Little Poca Cosa, Merci Gallery, Owl’s Club, Tap & Bottle, Ten Fifty Five Brewing, Wells Distillery & more Champagne Sponsor:…

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$18 - $22

Body Awareness by Annie Baker

September 30 @ 7:00 pm - October 1 @ 4:00 pm
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PLEASE NOTE: Saturday, October 1st performance at 2PM
The Temple of Music and Art,
330 S Scott Ave
Tucson, AZ 85701 Select a Country:
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Pulitzer Prize winning playwright, Annie Baker, pens this comedy about a quirky family, tenuously held together by love, whose fragile harmony is threatened when they host a controversial guest artist for “Body Awareness Week” at a local college. Location: Temple of Music and Art Cabaret, 330 S. Scott 85701 Dates: September 30 - October 16 (Fridays, Saturdays, & Sundays) Time: Fridays/Saturday at 7p (except for the first Saturday at 2p), Sundays at 2p Cost: GA (general admission) $22, Seniors/Students/Military $18 Tickets: www.somethingsomethingtheatre.com/body-awareness.html…

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$32 - $67

A Tribute to Willie Dixon Featuring Big Head Todd and the Monsters, Mud Morganfield, Billy Branch and Ronnie Baker Brooks

September 30 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Fox Theater, 17 W Congress, Tucson,
17 W Congress
Tucson, AZ 85701 United States
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Big Head Blues Club featuring Big Head Todd and The Monsters with Mud Morganfield, Billy Branch, and Ronnie Baker Brooks present ‘The Songs of Willie Dixon’ If you’re a fan of Muddy Waters and Bo Diddley, or even Led Zeppelin, Jimi Hendrix, and Rolling Stones, then you’ve heard the songs of Willie Dixon. This season, Big Head Todd and the Monsters will join forces with three second-generation blues stars, Mud Morganfield, Billy Branch and Ronnie Baker Brooks, to pay tribute…

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$16

The Tarnished Toad: A Reginald Rake Mystery

September 30 @ 7:30 pm - October 9 @ 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Fridays and Saturdays 7:30-9:30pm Sundays 3-5pm
The Comedy Playhouse,
3620 N. 1st Ave.
Tucson, 85719 United States

When a man with an ever changing accent and an attractive woman come in to his office looking for a missing toad, private detective Reginald Rake knows something is a foot.  Can he locate the missing toad and find out why it’s so important before the mob gets a hold of it, or worse… him?  Find out in this original play set in the old time radio style and written by Tucson’s own Dave Sewell.   September 23rd- October 2nd…

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$10

Kate Becker All-Star Band and Salvador Duran

September 30 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Solar Culture,
31 E Tool Ave
Tucson, AZ 85701 United States
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Kate Becker, her All-Star Band and Salvador Duran will join together at Solar Culture to showcase Kate's newest release Pirate Radio. Salvador Duran will open the evening with SUS CANCIONES DEL ALMA (his songs of the soul) in a set of intimate songs that are close to his heart and soul. Kate Becker's All- Star Band features: Salvador Duran - vocals, Petie Ronstadt (Ronstadt Generations) -guitar/vocals, Ruben Moreno (Mariachi Luz de Luna) & Rick Peron (Calexico, Sergio Mendoza y La…

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$5

Karima Walker, Julia Lucille, Jess Matsen and Lowlife at Tiny Town Surplus

September 30 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tiny Town Surplus,
408 N 4th Ave
Tucson, AZ United States
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Tiny Town has a new spot and is hosting this wonderful, intimate show featuring Julia Lucille from Austin, Texas. Also performing will be Karima Walker, Jess Matsen and Lowlife. Karima Walker -https://karimawalker.bandcamp.com/ Julia Lucille -https://julialucille.bandcamp.com/ Jess Matsen -https://jessmatsen.bandcamp.com/ Lowlife -https://northernhustle.bandcamp.com/ 9/30/16 Tiny Town Surplus 408 N 4th Ave Tucson, AZ $5 donation. 8pm. all-ages. Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/168043910270321/

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October 2016
$100

DIY Desert Design

October 1 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until October 29, 2016
Tucson Botanical Gardens,
2150 N. Alvernon Way
Tucson, AZ 85712 United States
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This 6-class course, taught by the Garden’s knowledgeable Docents, will provide you with the information and inspiration you need to plan a personal, beautiful and successful garden in our unique desert environment. You will walk away with a sketch of your design and the resources needed to do it yourself or successfully employ professional help. Saturdays, 9 a.m. to noon Sept. 17, Sept. 24, Oct. 1, Oct. 15, Oct. 22 and Oct. 29 $125, $100 Members

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$10.00

Tucson Modernism Week-Vintage Trailer Show

October 1 @ 10:00 am - October 2 @ 2:00 pm
Tucson Community Center,
260 S. Church Ave
Tucson, AZ 85701 United States
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Join us for Tucson's Annual Vintage Trailer Show! We will be featuring at least ten swank trailers,from approximately 1940 to 1972, that are original or fully restored/refurbished! Saturday October 1 from 10-3 Sunday October 2 from 9-2 Downtown Tucson, at the Historic Eckbo Landscape at the Tucson Community Center. Tucson Modernism Week is in its fifth year and the Trailer Show in it's fourth!Modernism Week is a fund-raiser for The Tucson Historic Preservation Foundation. Contact: Trailers@tucson.mod.com  

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Free

PROTEINAHOLIC: WHY OUR OBSESSION WITH MEAT IS KILLING US

October 1 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Loft Cinema, 3233 E Speedway, Tucson,
3233 E. Speedway Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85711 United States
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SATURDAY, OCTOBER 1 AT 4:00PM | ADMISSION FREE! WITH DR. GARTH DAVIS IN PERSON! / PRESENTED BY VEGAN LOGIC Join us as Dr. Garth Davis, Bariatric Surgeon and author of Proteinaholic sets the record straight, dispelling the myths that have been perpetuated by doctors, weight loss experts, and the media. In his talk, he will reveal that: Protein is not the key to weight loss — it is actually one of the biggest factors behind the obesity epidemic. Animal protein…

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$12

Arizona Browncoats Present Serenity in the Desert

October 1 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fox Theater,
17 West Congress Street
Tucson, AZ 85701 United States
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The Arizona Browncoats are excited to bring back our annual viewing of Serenity with Dr. Horrible's Sing-a-Long Blog with a brand new name! Costume Contest, raffles, photo booth, geeky wares, & more. Ticket sales will be posted soon and are $12.00 for adults, $10.00 for military, seniors and students with all proceeds benefiting the Women's Foundation of Southern Arizona and Kids Need to Read We are currently seeking sponsors for this event, if you are interested please contact lori@azbrowncoats.org

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$5.00

Nancy McCallion and The Scarlett Lettermen and Neil McCallion and The Mighty Maxwells at The Boondocks

October 1 @ 7:30 pm
Boondocks Lounge,
3306 N. 1st Ave.
Tucson, AZ United States
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Come join us at The Boodocks Lounge for an evening of original music.  The Letterman and Maxwells will play alternate sets.  The Boondocks is one of Tucson's best venues providing a full bar, great food, dance floor and live music six nights a week.  The Maxwells will be playing songs from their newly available cd "Slipping Away".  Hope to see you there.   http://www.nancymccallion.com/?section=home http://www.neilmccallion.com/    

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$31 - $41

Ani DiFranco Benefit for KXCI!

October 1 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Rialto Theater, 318 E Congress St, Tucson,
318 E Congress St
Tucson, AZ 85701 United States
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Ani DiFranco

Proceeds Support KXCI! Get your tickets at the Rialto Theatre Box Office or on their website. Singer-songwriter and feminist icon Ani DiFranco is hitting the road with her band, bassist Todd Sickafoose and drummer Terence Higgins, on her “VOTE DAMMIT” tour, which runs now through November 2016. Matching the current political climate in the United States, DiFranco is using her tour and her music to encourage fans to have their voices be heard not in just the presidential elections, but…

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$18 - $22

Body Awareness by Annie Baker

October 1 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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PLEASE NOTE: Saturday, October 1st performance at 2PM
The Temple of Music and Art,
330 S Scott Ave
Tucson, AZ 85701 Select a Country:
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Pulitzer Prize winning playwright, Annie Baker, pens this comedy about a quirky family, tenuously held together by love, whose fragile harmony is threatened when they host a controversial guest artist for “Body Awareness Week” at a local college. Location: Temple of Music and Art Cabaret, 330 S. Scott 85701 Dates: September 30 - October 16 (Fridays, Saturdays, & Sundays) Time: Fridays/Saturday at 7p (except for the first Saturday at 2p), Sundays at 2p Cost: GA (general admission) $22, Seniors/Students/Military $18 Tickets: www.somethingsomethingtheatre.com/body-awareness.html…

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$18 - $22

Body Awareness by Annie Baker

October 2 @ 2:00 am - 4:00 am
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PLEASE NOTE: Saturday, October 1st performance at 2PM
The Temple of Music and Art,
330 S Scott Ave
Tucson, AZ 85701 Select a Country:
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bodyawareness flyer (2)

Pulitzer Prize winning playwright, Annie Baker, pens this comedy about a quirky family, tenuously held together by love, whose fragile harmony is threatened when they host a controversial guest artist for “Body Awareness Week” at a local college. Location: Temple of Music and Art Cabaret, 330 S. Scott 85701 Dates: September 30 - October 16 (Fridays, Saturdays, & Sundays) Time: Fridays/Saturday at 7p (except for the first Saturday at 2p), Sundays at 2p Cost: GA (general admission) $22, Seniors/Students/Military $18 Tickets: www.somethingsomethingtheatre.com/body-awareness.html…

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Gregory Helseth, horn

October 2 @ 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Holsclaw Hall, UA Fred Fox School of Music building,
1017 N. Olive Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85721 United States
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Faculty artist series recital featuring hornist Gregory Helseth and pianist Sheryll McManus, presented by the Fred Fox School of Music at the University of Arizona. The free admission performance will be held at 2:30 p.m. in Holscalw Hall on Sunday, October 2, 2016.   Hornist Gregory Helseth serves on the Fred Fox School of Music faculty during the sabbatical leave of Professor Daniel Katzen. His recital will include “Parable for Solo Horn” by Vincent Persichetti and Concerto No. 1 by…

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$25

Charles Phoenix Live!

October 2 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Loft Cinema, 3233 E Speedway, Tucson,
3233 E. Speedway Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85711 United States
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SUNDAY, OCTOBER 2 AT 7:00PM | GENERAL ADMISSION: $25 ALL TICKETS PLEASE NOTE: WE CANNOT ACCEPT PASSES OR GROUPONS FOR THIS SCREENING Part of Tucson Modernism Week 2016 Don’t miss the Ambassador of Americana, Charles Phoenix, as he returns to The Loft Cinema with an all-new, live comedy slide show performance celebrating classic and kitschy America life and style! Be prepared for your national pride to swell when the Ambassador of Americana, Charles Phoenix, supercharges the classic living room slide…

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$18 - $22

Body Awareness by Annie Baker

October 2 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
PLEASE NOTE: Saturday, October 1st performance at 2PM
The Temple of Music and Art,
330 S Scott Ave
Tucson, AZ 85701 Select a Country:
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bodyawareness flyer (2)

Pulitzer Prize winning playwright, Annie Baker, pens this comedy about a quirky family, tenuously held together by love, whose fragile harmony is threatened when they host a controversial guest artist for “Body Awareness Week” at a local college. Location: Temple of Music and Art Cabaret, 330 S. Scott 85701 Dates: September 30 - October 16 (Fridays, Saturdays, & Sundays) Time: Fridays/Saturday at 7p (except for the first Saturday at 2p), Sundays at 2p Cost: GA (general admission) $22, Seniors/Students/Military $18 Tickets: www.somethingsomethingtheatre.com/body-awareness.html…

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$385

Camp Architecture – Summer Day Camps

October 3 - October 28
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until July 1, 2020
College of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture,
1040 N. Olive Rd.
Tucson, 85719 United States
+ Google Map
Camp Architecture BIG

CAMP Architecture is a series of week-long summer day programs designed for students interested in the field of architecture. Participants learn to draw by hand and on the computer, construct models in the CAPLA Materials Lab, test structural models, and learn about sustainability and careers in the design field. Taught by our inspiring young architects at the School of Architecture, with support of outstanding student assistants, aspiring architects will get a unique glimpse into the world of design while acquiring…

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City and Colour

October 3 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Rialto Theater, 318 E Congress St, Tucson,
318 E Congress St
Tucson, AZ 85701 United States
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There's a line that I'm trying to find, between the water and the open sky,"sings Dallas Green on "Friends," the penultimate track off of his fifth release as City and Colour,If I Should Go Before You. For someone like Green, it's hard to imagine that there's much left to search for –he's traversed the globe on tour, released numerous albums (one most recently as You+Me with Alecia Moore, aka P!nk) and collected scores of accolades. Though Green is a musician,…

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Regular Admission

Infinitely Polar Bear

October 3 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Loft Cinema, 3233 E Speedway, Tucson,
3233 E. Speedway Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85711 United States
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A SCREENING FOR MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS WEEK MONDAY, OCTOBER 3 AT 7:30PM | REGULAR ADMISSION PRICES A portion of the proceeds of this screening will benefit NAMI Southern Arizona. While most fathers spend their days at work, Cam Stuart (Mark Ruffalo) is more likely to be found mushroom-hunting, cooking elaborate meals, or working on one of his many half- completed projects. His family’s wealth keeps his family just barely afloat, while Cam struggles to live with manic depression. When Cam…

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St. Lucia

October 4 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
The Rialto Theater, 318 E Congress St, Tucson,
318 E Congress St
Tucson, AZ 85701 United States
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St. Lucia is BACK with an infectious new single “Dancing On Glass” and a brand new album Matter. And with those comes a series of North American dates, following up on the band’s sold out fall 2014 headline tour. St. Lucia’s 2013 debut LP When The Night earned raves everywhere from Entertainment Weekly (“an absolute smash”) to Elle (“we have an obsession for this group”) to Billboard (“essential listening”). The last two years have also seen the band touring with…

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$12

Silver Skies

October 4 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Loft Cinema, 3233 E Speedway, Tucson,
3233 E. Speedway Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85711 United States
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TUESDAY, OCTOBER 4 AT 7:30PM | GENERAL ADMISSION: $12 • LOFT MEMBERS: $10 See the new comedy/drama Silver Skies before its national theatrical release at this special New York Film Critics Series preview screening, featuring a captured-live post-film discussion with stars George Hamilton, Mariette Hartley, Barbara Bain and Jack McGee, by Rolling Stone film critic Peter Travers!  The New York Film Critics Series, broadcast to 50 selected major markets, takes place exclusively in cinemas and is never available on TV…

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$24 - $39

Shanghai Acrobats of the People’s Republic of China

October 5 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Fox Theater, 17 W Congress, Tucson,
17 W Congress
Tucson, AZ 85701 United States
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Direct from Beijing to Fox Tucson, Shanghai Acrobats of the People’s Republic of China. A performance of movement, color and wonder incorporating elements of acrobatics, Chinese circus and Peking Opera, Peking Dreams invites audiences into an artistic world full of history as the actors' flawlessly perform astounding acrobatics in colorful costumes and elaborate make-up, with a show for the whole family that is filled with visual and aural treats. The National Circus and Acrobats of the People’s Republic of China is especially…

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$12

The Reel Rock Film Tour 2016

October 5 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Loft Cinema, 3233 E Speedway, Tucson,
3233 E. Speedway Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85711 United States
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WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 5 AT 7:30PM | ADVANCE ADMISSION: $10 • “DAY OF” ADMISSION: $12 Co-presented by Rocks & Ropes and The Loft Cinema   Once again, The Loft Cinema and Rocks and Ropes join forces to present the latest installment of the Reel Rock Film Tour, a nationally touring festival featuring all-new films jam-packed with extreme climbing action, exciting prize raffles and more! This fall, Reel Rock cranks it up to “11” with their latest collection of electrifying climbing films…

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Margaret Glaspy, KXCI Presents!

October 5 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Club Congress, 311 E. Congress Street, Tucson,
311 E. Congress Street
Tucson, AZ United States
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Margaret Glaspy @ Club Congress (Doors at 8pm, $12-15, 21+) “Emotions and Math” is not simply the name of Margaret Glaspy’s new debut album. That expression drills right to the heart of the New York singer-songwriter’s proper introduction, a mission statement both artistic and personal. On its surface, the title track talks about being a touring musician and figuring out how to see your partner, looking at the calendar and calculating how you’re going to spend time together. But “Emotions…

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Free

Una Noche de Corridos

October 6 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
University of Arizona Special Collections,
1510 E University Blvd
Tucson, Arizona 85721 Select a Country:
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Special Collections hosts its third annual evening of song, featuring local musicians who perform Mexican corridos in Spanish. Similar to English ballads, corridos tell the story of an event, a person or a place, and often include words of wisdom for those tempted by lust or greed. A brief lecture, “An Introduction to the Corrido,” will be given by Bob Diaz, Special Collections curator for the performing arts.

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$37 - $84

The Head and The Heart, KXCI Presents!

October 6 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Fox Theater, 17 W Congress, Tucson,
17 W Congress
Tucson, AZ 85701 United States
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It wasn’t that long ago that the members of Seattle’s The Head and the Heart were busking on street corners, strumming their acoustic guitars, stomping their feet and singing in harmony as they attempted to attract the attention of passersby. That unbridled energy informed their earliest original material, which was honed in local clubs before eventually being captured on the band’s 2011 debut album for hometown label Sub Pop. Then, something unexpected happened. That music began to reach audiences all…

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Regular Admission

Dekalog: One & Two

October 6 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Loft Cinema, 3233 E Speedway, Tucson,
3233 E. Speedway Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85711 United States
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THURSDAY, OCTOBER 6 AT 7:30PM | REGULAR ADMISSION PRICES Dekalog: One Krzysztof, a semantics professor and computer hobbyist, is raising his young son, Paweł, to look to science for answers, while Irena, Paweł’s aunt, lives a life rooted in faith. Over the course of one day, both adults are forced to question their belief systems. Starring Henryk Baranowski, Maja Komorowska, Wojciech Klata and Artur Barciś. (Dir. by Krzysztof Kieślowski, 1988, Poland, in Polish with subtitles, 56 mins., Not Rated) Dekalog:…

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Avi Buffalo with Jess Matsen (Doors at 8pm, FREE, 21+)

October 6 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Club Congress, 311 E. Congress Street, Tucson,
311 E. Congress Street
Tucson, AZ United States
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A band started as the recording project of Avi Buffalo aka Avi Zahner-Isenberg, who built around his songs a full electric band to play live shows. The rest, is HISTORY.

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No Mas Muertas Benefit Concert with Gabriel Sullivan and more! (Doors at 7pm, $5 Donation, 21+)

October 7 @ 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Club Congress, 311 E. Congress Street, Tucson,
311 E. Congress Street
Tucson, AZ United States
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GABRIEL SULLIVAN Gabriel Sullivan’s latest solo album, JVPITER, finds Sullivan stripping away the horns and percussion of his last project, Taraf de Tucson, to bring the focus on the songs themselves. JVPITER was written over the course of a year in Tucson, Arizona. Through the help of Kickstarter Sullivan was able to fly himself and bassist Thøger T. Lund to the Northwest coast of Denmark to spend one week recording in a secluded farmhouse with the Danish portion of Giant…

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$75.00

NAACP FREEDOM FUND DINNER

October 7 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Desert Diamond Casino,
1100 W Pima Mine Rd
Sahuarita, AZ 85629 United States

The 98th annual freedom fund dinner will be held on October 7th at the Desert Diamond October 7th 2016. The cost is 75.00 person the theme is, Our Lives Matter Our Votes Count.Keynote speaker is Anthony Young,Esq of Southern Arizona Legal Aid.For ticket information contactXavier Walker 972 8499053 or Doris Snowden 5208503642.

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$10.00

Sleepy Hollow

October 7 @ 6:00 pm - October 30 @ 8:30 pm
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Weekends Oct 7 thru Oct 30
Valley of the Moon,
2544 E Allen Road
Tucson, AZ 85716 United States
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This October Valley of the Moon presents The Case of Sleepy Hollow, an all ages theatrical walking adventure through Tucson's very own history fairytale land. Why have people been disappearing from Sleepy Hollow? Is there really a Headless Horseman? Where in the world is Ichabod Crane?! Adventures are 45 minutes long and start every 15 minutes between 6 and 8:30 p.m. Tickets are limited. Make sure to reserve yours online soon! Regular tickets $10, Students $5. Members and kids 7…

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$16

Simply Austentatious

October 7 @ 7:30 pm
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An event every 1 week(s) on Friday and Saturday that lasts 0 day(s) and 0 hour(s), the last of which will begin on October 8, 2016,
and An event every 1 week(s) on Sunday that begins at 2016-10-07 03:00 pm and lasts 0 day(s) and 1.5 hour(s), the last of which will begin on 2016-10-08 4:00
The Comedy Playhouse,
3620 N 1st Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85719 United States
Jane

The Comedy Playhouse is proud to present Simply Austentatious, a reader's theater crafted by Kristen Keck.  This adaptation will feature short synopses and dialogue from Austen's popular stories, like Pride and Prejudice, Mansfield Park, and Emma.  If you or someone you know loves Jane Austen, this reader's theater is for you! This show will run from September 16 through October 2.  Join us for "tea and biscuits" and a whole lot of Jane Austen!   Fridays and Saturdays 7:30pm -…

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$16

Murder on Vampire Island; or Fangs for the Memories

October 7 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every 1 week(s) on Friday and Saturday that lasts 0 day(s) and 2 hour(s), the last of which will begin on November 5, 2016,
and An event every 1 week(s) on Sunday that begins at 2016-10-07 03:00 pm and lasts 0 day(s) and 2 hour(s), the last of which will begin on 2016-10-08 4:30
The Comedy Playhouse,
3620 N 1st Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85719 United States

From the pen of Pere Summers, The Comedy Playhouse is delighted to bring you Murder on Vampire Island, or; Fangs for the Memories. A group of washed up actors gather on Vampire Island once again to perform- entertaining summer guests with a week-long Transylvania experience.  As their egos and tempers clash, and newcomers James and Emily try to find their places amongst the seasoned actors, the unthinkable happens; a gruesome murder! Stranded on the island in a rough storm, how…

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$20 - $25

KARLOFF

October 7 @ 8:00 pm - October 30 @ 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until October 30, 2016
APCOT Theater,
8892 E. Tanque Verde
Tucson, AZ United States
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Boris Karloff is back, just in time for Hallowe'en! Charles Prokopp, Tucson's favorite player of odd people, will be performing in this new one-person show at the APCOT Theater, 8892 E. Tanque Verde. Showtimes are at 8:00 PM Fridays and Saturdays, and at 2:00 PM on Sundays throughout the month of October. Tickets are available at (520) 838-0011 from the theater. Make life easier by ordering from www.brownpapertickets.com/KARLOFF. The show is fast-paced and funny, combining live action and multimedia as…

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$6

First Friday Shorts

October 7 @ 9:00 pm - 11:55 pm
Loft Cinema, 3233 E Speedway, Tucson,
3233 E. Speedway Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85711 United States
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FRIDAY, OCTOBER 7 AT 9:00PM | GENERAL ADMISSION: $6 • LOFT MEMBERS: $5 Monthly Grand Prize: $200! Yearly Grand Prize: $1,000! Read a great article about First Friday Shorts from the Tucson Weekly here On the first Friday of each month at 9:00pm, Red Meat’s Max Cannon hosts the biggest, baddest short film contest in town – just bring us your short films and we’ll play them on the largest movie screen in Southern Arizona! In case you’ve never been…

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$6

Blazing Saddles

October 7 @ 10:00 pm - 11:55 pm
Loft Cinema, 3233 E Speedway, Tucson,
3233 E. Speedway Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85711 United States
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FRIDAY, OCTOBER 7 & SATURDAY, OCTOBER 8 AT 10:00PM | GENERAL ADMISSION: $6 • LOFT MEMBERS: $5 See the great Gene Wilder take on the Old West in Mel Brooks’ hilarious comedy classic, Blazing Saddles! Vulgar, crude, and occasionally scandalous in its racial humor, this hilarious bad-taste spoof of Westerns, co-written by Richard Pryor, features Cleavon Little as the first black sheriff of a stunned town scheduled for demolition by an encroaching railroad. “It’s a crazed grab bag of a…

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$18 - $22

Body Awareness by Annie Baker

October 8 @ 2:00 am - 4:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
PLEASE NOTE: Saturday, October 1st performance at 2PM
The Temple of Music and Art,
330 S Scott Ave
Tucson, AZ 85701 Select a Country:
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Pulitzer Prize winning playwright, Annie Baker, pens this comedy about a quirky family, tenuously held together by love, whose fragile harmony is threatened when they host a controversial guest artist for “Body Awareness Week” at a local college. Location: Temple of Music and Art Cabaret, 330 S. Scott 85701 Dates: September 30 - October 16 (Fridays, Saturdays, & Sundays) Time: Fridays/Saturday at 7p (except for the first Saturday at 2p), Sundays at 2p Cost: GA (general admission) $22, Seniors/Students/Military $18 Tickets: www.somethingsomethingtheatre.com/body-awareness.html…

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$00.00

Angels Too October Craft Show

October 8 - October 9
La Paloma Academy,
8140 E Golf Links Rd.
Tucson,, AZ 85748 United States

Shop from over 45 craft and artistic vendors in indoor locations at La Paloma Academy 8140 E. Golf Links.  The dates are Oct. 8th, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm, and Oct. 9th, 11:00 am - 4:00 pm.  Free admission

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Robyn Hitchcock with Emma Swift (Doors at 7pm, $10/$12, 21+)

October 8 @ 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Club Congress, 311 E. Congress Street, Tucson,
311 E. Congress Street
Tucson, AZ United States
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Robyn Hitchcock We are beyond excited to welcome long-time Tucson and Club Congress amigo Robyn Hitchcock back to the stage! He is one of England’s most enduring contemporary singer/songwriters and live performers and we couldn’t be happier to have him back! A surrealist poet, talented guitarist, cult artist and musician’s musician, Hitchcock is among alternative rock’s father figures and is the closest thing the genre has to a Bob Dylan (not coincidentally his biggest musical inspiration). Since founding the art-rock band…

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$100

DIY Desert Design

October 8 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until October 29, 2016
Tucson Botanical Gardens,
2150 N. Alvernon Way
Tucson, AZ 85712 United States
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This 6-class course, taught by the Garden’s knowledgeable Docents, will provide you with the information and inspiration you need to plan a personal, beautiful and successful garden in our unique desert environment. You will walk away with a sketch of your design and the resources needed to do it yourself or successfully employ professional help. Saturdays, 9 a.m. to noon Sept. 17, Sept. 24, Oct. 1, Oct. 15, Oct. 22 and Oct. 29 $125, $100 Members

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Free

Hotel Transylvania

October 8 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Loft Cinema, 3233 E Speedway, Tucson,
3233 E. Speedway Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85711 United States
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SATURDAY, OCTOBER 8 AT 10:00AM | FREE ADMISSION Part of Loft Jr., a free monthly series showcasing great new and classic family-friendly films from around the world! Presented by Trail Dust Town! Pre-show activities hosted by Mildred & Dildred Toy Store starting at 9:15am! It’s a comical monster mash when a gaggle of creepy creatures gather together for a weekend of spooky partying at Hotel Transylvania!  When monsters want to get away from it all, they head over to Count…

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Free

Finding Your Family History

October 8 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Woods Memorial Library,
3455 N 1st Ave
Tucson, AZ 85719 United States
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October is Family History Month. Would you like to learn more about your personal history? This presentation is an introduction to genealogy. We will examine the reasons for starting the search, and the resources available at home, the internet, and the library. We will discuss charts for presenting the information you uncover, and local libraries that have volunteers to aid your searches. The presentation will include a case study that will demonstrate the step-by-step process of tracking down information about…

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Free

A Night of Praise and worship

October 8 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Freewill Fellowship church,
333 W Drachman
Tucson, AZ 85703 United States

Freewill Fellowship hosts A Night of Praise and worship featuring Alonzo Yates and a variety of other christian musicans,singers and performers, please join us ,you will be blessed

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$5

THE BRISTLECONE PROJECT: MEN OVERCOMING SEXUAL ABUSE

October 8 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Loft Cinema, 3233 E Speedway, Tucson,
3233 E. Speedway Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85711 United States
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PRESENTED BY THE SOUTHERN ARIZONA PSYCHOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION SATURDAY, OCTOBER 8 AT 4:00PM | GENERAL ADMISSION: $5 • TICKETS FOR CE CREDIT: $10 One in six males will be sexually abused before the age of 18 years. Most will delay disclosure of their sexual victimization 20 years or more. By keeping the abuse a secret, male survivors are at risk for a host of serious, long-term consequences. Secrecy also prevents them from finding the support and therapeutic help so important for…

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$16

Simply Austentatious

October 8 @ 7:30 pm
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An event every 1 week(s) on Friday and Saturday that lasts 0 day(s) and 0 hour(s), the last of which will begin on October 8, 2016,
and An event every 1 week(s) on Sunday that begins at 2016-10-08 03:00 pm and lasts 0 day(s) and 1.5 hour(s), the last of which will begin on 2016-10-09 4:00
The Comedy Playhouse,
3620 N 1st Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85719 United States
Jane

The Comedy Playhouse is proud to present Simply Austentatious, a reader's theater crafted by Kristen Keck.  This adaptation will feature short synopses and dialogue from Austen's popular stories, like Pride and Prejudice, Mansfield Park, and Emma.  If you or someone you know loves Jane Austen, this reader's theater is for you! This show will run from September 16 through October 2.  Join us for "tea and biscuits" and a whole lot of Jane Austen!   Fridays and Saturdays 7:30pm -…

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$16

Murder on Vampire Island; or Fangs for the Memories

October 8 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
An event every 1 week(s) on Friday and Saturday that lasts 0 day(s) and 2 hour(s), the last of which will begin on November 5, 2016,
and An event every 1 week(s) on Sunday that begins at 2016-10-08 03:00 pm and lasts 0 day(s) and 2 hour(s), the last of which will begin on 2016-10-09 4:30
The Comedy Playhouse,
3620 N 1st Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85719 United States

From the pen of Pere Summers, The Comedy Playhouse is delighted to bring you Murder on Vampire Island, or; Fangs for the Memories. A group of washed up actors gather on Vampire Island once again to perform- entertaining summer guests with a week-long Transylvania experience.  As their egos and tempers clash, and newcomers James and Emily try to find their places amongst the seasoned actors, the unthinkable happens; a gruesome murder! Stranded on the island in a rough storm, how…

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$18 - $22

Body Awareness by Annie Baker

October 9 @ 2:00 am - 4:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
PLEASE NOTE: Saturday, October 1st performance at 2PM
The Temple of Music and Art,
330 S Scott Ave
Tucson, AZ 85701 Select a Country:
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bodyawareness flyer (2)

Pulitzer Prize winning playwright, Annie Baker, pens this comedy about a quirky family, tenuously held together by love, whose fragile harmony is threatened when they host a controversial guest artist for “Body Awareness Week” at a local college. Location: Temple of Music and Art Cabaret, 330 S. Scott 85701 Dates: September 30 - October 16 (Fridays, Saturdays, & Sundays) Time: Fridays/Saturday at 7p (except for the first Saturday at 2p), Sundays at 2p Cost: GA (general admission) $22, Seniors/Students/Military $18 Tickets: www.somethingsomethingtheatre.com/body-awareness.html…

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Art Festival at Cat Mountain Station

October 9 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Cat Mountain Station,
2740 S. Kinney Road
Tucson, AZ 85735 United States
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There will be 29 local and curated artisans selling hand-crafted items such as iron, fused glass, paintings, furniture, pottery, and more. Live music from 11am – 2pm.

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$27 - $62

Erth’s Dinosaur Zoo Live!

October 9 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fox Theater, 17 W Congress, Tucson,
17 W Congress
Tucson, AZ 85701 United States
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Get ready for the ultimate playdate – 65 million years in the making – as Erth’s DINOSAUR ZOO LIVE guides your family on a breathtaking tour through pre-historic Australia. You’ll observe, meet and interact with an eye-popping collection of amazingly life-like dinosaurs and other creatures presented in a theatrical performance that will thrill and entertain kids while stimulating their imaginations in ways that will forever connect them to their world. Brought to life by a team of skilled performers and puppeteers, and designed…

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$7

Learning to Drive

October 9 @ 4:45 pm - 6:00 pm
Loft Cinema, 3233 E Speedway, Tucson,
3233 E. Speedway Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85711 United States
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SUNDAY, OCTOBER 9 AT 4:45PM | GENERAL ADMISSION: $7 Learning to Drive is a short film inspired by the true story of a feisty young man with Down syndrome determined to convince his scatterbrained brother to teach him how to drive! A passion project 18 years in the making by Arizona filmmaker Roderick E Stevens, it was shot entirely in SE Arizona and stars award winning actor and self-advocate Connor Long from Colorado. It’s a fun, adventurous film from an…

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$18 - $22

Body Awareness by Annie Baker

October 9 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
PLEASE NOTE: Saturday, October 1st performance at 2PM
The Temple of Music and Art,
330 S Scott Ave
Tucson, AZ 85701 Select a Country:
+ Google Map
bodyawareness flyer (2)

Pulitzer Prize winning playwright, Annie Baker, pens this comedy about a quirky family, tenuously held together by love, whose fragile harmony is threatened when they host a controversial guest artist for “Body Awareness Week” at a local college. Location: Temple of Music and Art Cabaret, 330 S. Scott 85701 Dates: September 30 - October 16 (Fridays, Saturdays, & Sundays) Time: Fridays/Saturday at 7p (except for the first Saturday at 2p), Sundays at 2p Cost: GA (general admission) $22, Seniors/Students/Military $18 Tickets: www.somethingsomethingtheatre.com/body-awareness.html…

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$16

Simply Austentatious

October 9 @ 10:00 pm - 11:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
An event every 1 week(s) on Friday and Saturday that lasts 0 day(s) and 1.5 hour(s), the last of which will begin on October 8, 2016,
and An event every 1 week(s) on Sunday that begins at 2016-10-09 03:00 pm and lasts 0 day(s) and 1.5 hour(s), the last of which will begin on 2016-10-10 6:30
The Comedy Playhouse,
3620 N 1st Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85719 United States
Jane

The Comedy Playhouse is proud to present Simply Austentatious, a reader's theater crafted by Kristen Keck.  This adaptation will feature short synopses and dialogue from Austen's popular stories, like Pride and Prejudice, Mansfield Park, and Emma.  If you or someone you know loves Jane Austen, this reader's theater is for you! This show will run from September 16 through October 2.  Join us for "tea and biscuits" and a whole lot of Jane Austen!   Fridays and Saturdays 7:30pm -…

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$16

Murder on Vampire Island; or Fangs for the Memories

October 9 @ 10:00 pm - 12:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
An event every 1 week(s) on Friday and Saturday that lasts 0 day(s) and 2 hour(s), the last of which will begin on November 5, 2016,
and An event every 1 week(s) on Sunday that begins at 2016-10-09 03:00 pm and lasts 0 day(s) and 2 hour(s), the last of which will begin on 2016-10-10 7:00
The Comedy Playhouse,
3620 N 1st Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85719 United States

From the pen of Pere Summers, The Comedy Playhouse is delighted to bring you Murder on Vampire Island, or; Fangs for the Memories. A group of washed up actors gather on Vampire Island once again to perform- entertaining summer guests with a week-long Transylvania experience.  As their egos and tempers clash, and newcomers James and Emily try to find their places amongst the seasoned actors, the unthinkable happens; a gruesome murder! Stranded on the island in a rough storm, how…

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$385

Camp Architecture – Summer Day Camps

October 10 - November 4
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until July 1, 2020
College of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture,
1040 N. Olive Rd.
Tucson, 85719 United States
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Camp Architecture BIG

CAMP Architecture is a series of week-long summer day programs designed for students interested in the field of architecture. Participants learn to draw by hand and on the computer, construct models in the CAPLA Materials Lab, test structural models, and learn about sustainability and careers in the design field. Taught by our inspiring young architects at the School of Architecture, with support of outstanding student assistants, aspiring architects will get a unique glimpse into the world of design while acquiring…

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$12

DRAWING POLITICAL LINES: THE GREAT CARTOON DEBATE OF 2016

October 10 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Loft Cinema, 3233 E Speedway, Tucson,
3233 E. Speedway Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85711 United States
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MONDAY, OCTOBER 10 AT 7:30PM | GENERAL ADMISSION: $12 | LOFT MEMBERS: $10 | TICKETS ON SALE SEPTEMBER 12 Just as election fatigue squashes all enthusiasm we have for the democratic process, the UA College of Social and Behavioral Sciences and The Loft Cinema will give campaign-weary voters a boost with an entertaining event pitting two editorial cartoonists from moderately different ends of the political spectrum against each other in a live debate. David Fitzsimmons, the liberal drawing darling of…

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Free

Reel in the Closet

October 12 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Loft Cinema, 3233 E Speedway, Tucson,
3233 E. Speedway Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85711 United States
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PRESENTED BY PIMA COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY LGBT SERVICES COMMITTEE WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 12 AT 6:30PM | FREE ADMISSION! With director Stu Maddux in person! If you want to live the past, watch the home movies and videos of the people who went through it. Understand how they saw their struggles. Feel their happy times. See it through their eyes. Reel in the Closet is a feature-length documentary that transports us into LGBT life of the past through rare home movies of…

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Regular Admission

Dekalog: Three & Four

October 13 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Loft Cinema, 3233 E Speedway, Tucson,
3233 E. Speedway Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85711 United States
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THURSDAY, OCTOBER 13 AT 7:30PM | REGULAR ADMISSION PRICES Dekalog: Three It’s Christmas Eve, and Ewa has plotted to pass the hours until morning with her former lover Janusz, a family man, by making him believe her husband has gone missing. During this night of recklessness and lies, the pair grapple with choices made when their affair was discovered three years ago, and with the value of their present lives. Starring Maria Pakulnis, Daniel Olbrychski, Joanna Szczepkowska and Artur Barciś.…

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Hubby Jenkins of the Carolina Chocolate Drops

October 14 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Monterey Court- Courtyard Stage-505 W. Miracle Mile-Tucson,
505 W. Miracle Mile
Tucson, AZ 85718 United States
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At 26, HUBBY JENKINS is a talented multi-instrumentalist who endeavors to share his love and knowledge of old-time American music. Born and raised in Brooklyn he delved into his Southern roots, following the thread of African American history that wove itself through country blues, ragtime, fiddle and banjo, and traditional jazz.  Since 2010 he has been an integral part of the Grammy award winning Carolina Chocolate Drops while he continues to make solo performances. Opening the show is Roman Barten-Sherman.  His Delta…

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Plaza Concert Series – Ian Moore with Gerald Collier (Doors At 7:30PM, FREE, 21+)

October 14 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Club Congress, 311 E. Congress Street, Tucson,
311 E. Congress Street
Tucson, AZ United States
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Join us on the plaza for the Hotel Congress free, fall concert series bringing you great music from world renowned artists. Tonight we are happy to bring back the talented songwriter guitarist, Ian Moore, with special guest and recent Seattle transplant, Gerald Collier. Best of all, it’s free! IAN MOORE Encouraged by his parents, Ian Moore took up the violin at age six, moving to guitar nine years later. The Austin-based blues-rocker’s early influences included the Beatles, Curtis Mayfield, Stevie Wonder, and Sly…

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Mr. Gnome with Mute Swan ($10/$12, 21+)

October 14 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Club Congress, 311 E. Congress Street, Tucson,
311 E. Congress Street
Tucson, AZ United States
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MR. GNOME Forging beauty out of chaos with their explosive fusing of widescreen concepts and surreal psychedelia since their inception, singer/guitarist Nicole Barille, and drummer/pianist Sam Meister return with the duo hitting an undeniably new energetic peak. Layered vocals, searing guitars, and driving rhythms transport the listener into another world — or, quite literally into The Heart of a Dark Star or the “belly of the beast” as they say — which comes in and out of focus but never loses its cinematic eye. In…

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$20 - $25

KARLOFF

October 14 @ 8:00 pm - November 6 @ 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until October 30, 2016
APCOT Theater,
8892 E. Tanque Verde
Tucson, AZ United States
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Boris Karloff is back, just in time for Hallowe'en! Charles Prokopp, Tucson's favorite player of odd people, will be performing in this new one-person show at the APCOT Theater, 8892 E. Tanque Verde. Showtimes are at 8:00 PM Fridays and Saturdays, and at 2:00 PM on Sundays throughout the month of October. Tickets are available at (520) 838-0011 from the theater. Make life easier by ordering from www.brownpapertickets.com/KARLOFF. The show is fast-paced and funny, combining live action and multimedia as…

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$6

Stand By Me

October 14 @ 10:00 pm - 11:55 pm
Loft Cinema, 3233 E Speedway, Tucson,
3233 E. Speedway Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85711 United States
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FRIDAY, OCTOBER 14 & SATURDAY, OCTOBER 15 AT 10:00PM | GENERAL ADMISSION: $6 • LOFT MEMBERS: $5 One of the most classic and quotable coming-of-age films ever made, Rob Reiner’s adaptation of Stephen King’s short story The Body is at once hilarious and heartbreaking, and a spot-on time capsule of small-town America in the 1950s. “It stands, sweet and strong, ribald, outrageous and funny, like its heroes themselves … it’s one of those treasures absolutely not to be missed.” –…

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$18 - $22

Body Awareness by Annie Baker

October 15 @ 2:00 am - 4:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
PLEASE NOTE: Saturday, October 1st performance at 2PM
The Temple of Music and Art,
330 S Scott Ave
Tucson, AZ 85701 Select a Country:
+ Google Map
bodyawareness flyer (2)

Pulitzer Prize winning playwright, Annie Baker, pens this comedy about a quirky family, tenuously held together by love, whose fragile harmony is threatened when they host a controversial guest artist for “Body Awareness Week” at a local college. Location: Temple of Music and Art Cabaret, 330 S. Scott 85701 Dates: September 30 - October 16 (Fridays, Saturdays, & Sundays) Time: Fridays/Saturday at 7p (except for the first Saturday at 2p), Sundays at 2p Cost: GA (general admission) $22, Seniors/Students/Military $18 Tickets: www.somethingsomethingtheatre.com/body-awareness.html…

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$100

DIY Desert Design

October 15 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until October 29, 2016
Tucson Botanical Gardens,
2150 N. Alvernon Way
Tucson, AZ 85712 United States
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This 6-class course, taught by the Garden’s knowledgeable Docents, will provide you with the information and inspiration you need to plan a personal, beautiful and successful garden in our unique desert environment. You will walk away with a sketch of your design and the resources needed to do it yourself or successfully employ professional help. Saturdays, 9 a.m. to noon Sept. 17, Sept. 24, Oct. 1, Oct. 15, Oct. 22 and Oct. 29 $125, $100 Members

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Free

Home Movie Day 2016

October 15 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Loft Cinema, 3233 E Speedway, Tucson,
3233 E. Speedway Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85711 United States
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SATURDAY, OCTOBER 15 AT 11:00AM | FREE ADMISSION Film inspections begin at 10:00am; Screenings begin at 11:00am Co-presented by the UA Department of English, Ping Pong Media and The Loft Cinema “Home movies do not just capture the important private moments of our family’s lives, but they are historical and cultural documents as well.  Home Movie Day is a celebration of these films and the people who shot them. I urge anyone with an interest in learning more about how to care for and preserve…

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$8

Sleeping Beauty

October 15 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
An event every 1 day(s) that lasts 0 day(s) and 2 hour(s), the last of which will begin on October 16, 2016
Loft Cinema, 3233 E Speedway, Tucson,
3233 E. Speedway Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85711 United States
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SATURDAY, OCTOBER 15 AT NOON & 2:30 AND SUNDAY, OCTOBER 16 AT NOON | GENERAL ADMISSION: $8 • LOFT MEMBERS AND CHILDREN 12 & UNDER: $6 Experience the enchantment of Walt Disney’s 1959 animated classic Sleeping Beauty on the big screen in glorious 70mm!  This is a very rare opportunity to see Sleeping Beauty projected in 70mm, so don’t miss out, as it very likely will not happen again! Meet the Princess in person on the Loft patio before each…

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Flock of Dimes

October 15 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
191 Toole,
191 Toole Ave
Tucson, AZ 85701 United States
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Dear Jenn, I’m sitting here in California imagining you in your house in North Carolina — I’m picturing an overgrown yard, those baby bunnies you were telling me about, the green hum of a country morning in spring. And of course the ghost of the city heard as a kind of absence: no sirens, no police…

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$8

Sleeping Beauty

October 16 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Loft Cinema, 3233 E Speedway, Tucson,
3233 E. Speedway Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85711 United States
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SATURDAY, OCTOBER 15 AT NOON & 2:30 AND SUNDAY, OCTOBER 16 AT NOON | GENERAL ADMISSION: $8 • LOFT MEMBERS AND CHILDREN 12 & UNDER: $6 Experience the enchantment of Walt Disney’s 1959 animated classic Sleeping Beauty on the big screen in glorious 70mm!  This is a very rare opportunity to see Sleeping Beauty projected in 70mm, so don’t miss out, as it very likely will not happen again! Meet the Princess in person on the Loft patio before each…

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$6

Juliet of the Spirits

October 16 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Loft Cinema, 3233 E Speedway, Tucson,
3233 E. Speedway Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85711 United States
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SUNDAY, OCTOBER 16 AT 7:30PM | GENERAL ADMISSION: $6 • LOFT MEMBERS: $5 Part of Loft Staff Selects, a monthly series showcasing film favorites chosen by our amazing Loft Cinema staff! This month’s Loft Staff Selects film was chosen by Daniela Ontiveros, Administrative Assistant! Fellini the Fantasist shifts into stylistic overdrive in the eye-popping Juliet of the Spirits, the maestro’s follow-up to 8½, and his first feature in color. Often described as the feminine version of 8½, the film stars…

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$18 - $22

Body Awareness by Annie Baker

October 16 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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PLEASE NOTE: Saturday, October 1st performance at 2PM
The Temple of Music and Art,
330 S Scott Ave
Tucson, AZ 85701 Select a Country:
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Pulitzer Prize winning playwright, Annie Baker, pens this comedy about a quirky family, tenuously held together by love, whose fragile harmony is threatened when they host a controversial guest artist for “Body Awareness Week” at a local college. Location: Temple of Music and Art Cabaret, 330 S. Scott 85701 Dates: September 30 - October 16 (Fridays, Saturdays, & Sundays) Time: Fridays/Saturday at 7p (except for the first Saturday at 2p), Sundays at 2p Cost: GA (general admission) $22, Seniors/Students/Military $18 Tickets: www.somethingsomethingtheatre.com/body-awareness.html…

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$385

Camp Architecture – Summer Day Camps

October 17 - November 11
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Weekly on the same day until July 1, 2020
College of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture,
1040 N. Olive Rd.
Tucson, 85719 United States
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Camp Architecture BIG

CAMP Architecture is a series of week-long summer day programs designed for students interested in the field of architecture. Participants learn to draw by hand and on the computer, construct models in the CAPLA Materials Lab, test structural models, and learn about sustainability and careers in the design field. Taught by our inspiring young architects at the School of Architecture, with support of outstanding student assistants, aspiring architects will get a unique glimpse into the world of design while acquiring…

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Straight No Chaser

October 17 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Fox Theater, 17 W Congress, Tucson,
17 W Congress
Tucson, AZ 85701 United States
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If the phrase “male a cappella group” conjures up an image of students in blue blazers, ties, and khakis singing traditional college songs on ivied campuses… think again. Straight No Chaser (SNC) are neither strait-laced nor straight-faced, but neither are they vaudeville-style kitsch. They have emerged as a phenomenon with a massive fanbase, numerous national TV appearances and proven success with CD releases. The I’LL HAVE ANOTHER…WORLD TOUR comes to town in celebration of the group’s 20th Anniversary together. Straight…

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FREE

National Career Fair

October 18 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Hilton Tucson,
7600 E Broadway
Tucson, AZ 85710 United States

Live hiring event in Tucson on October 18, 2016. Event is FREE for all career seekers.  Meet face to face with employers.  Career seekers should dress professionally and bring multiple copies of their resumes. Pre-register to attend at http://www.nationalcareerfairs.com/career-fairs/tucson-career-fairs/

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Television

October 18 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Rialto Theater, 318 E Congress St, Tucson,
318 E Congress St
Tucson, AZ 85701 United States
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A dictionary entry for the word "influential" might easily place a picture of Television and stop there. The band has a devout following worldwide and has had a major effect on British post-punk rock as well as American indie rock. Starting in New York's East Village in 1973, the band, consisting of Tom Verlaine, Richard Hell, Billy Ficca and Richard Lloyd, were at the center of the scene soon to be labeled punk. The band crystalized with the departure of…

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Possession

October 18 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Loft Cinema, 3233 E Speedway, Tucson,
3233 E. Speedway Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85711 United States
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TUESDAY, OCTOBER 18 AT 7:30PM | FREE ADMISSION • $5 SUGGESTED DONATION This notorious and utterly unforgettable art film shocker from celebrated Polish filmmaker Andrzej Zulawski stars Isabelle Adjani and Sam Neill as a couple whose marriage begins to disintegrate when the wife takes a monstrous new lover. “Essential viewing … astonishing and heart-stopping … there are plenty of movies which seem to have been made by madmen. Possession may be the only film in existence which is itself mad.” – Tom…

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Hinds (Doors at 7pm, $15-$17, 16+)

October 19 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Club Congress, 311 E. Congress Street, Tucson,
311 E. Congress Street
Tucson, AZ United States
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We are so excited to welcome Hinds, an energetic garage pop outfit from Madrid, Spain, to the Club Congress stage! Formed in 2011 as a two-piece, the always fun and lovable group now consists of Carlotta Cosials (vocals, guitar), Ana Perrote (vocals, guitar), Ade Martin (bass) and Amber Grimbergen (drums). The band was originally named Deers, but they were forced to change it at the end of 2014, due to the threat of legal action from a similarly named band. In 2015,…

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$28

Cocktails in the Courtyard with Jarabe Mexicano

October 20 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Green Valley Recreation West Center,
1111 Via Arcoiris
Green Valley, AZ 85614 United States

Join us for a celebration of the GVR Live! 2016/2017 Performing Arts Season with Cocktails in the Courtyard. This evening under the stars in GVR West Center courtyard features the lively and eclectic music of Jarabe Mexicano. The ensemble incorporates the diversity of their backgrounds and musical training into a vast Latin repertoire that includes traditional Boleros, Huapangos, Sones, and Rancheras as well as contemporary Cumbias, Reggae, Doo Wop, and American Standards. The dynamic energy and festive nostalgia of this…

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Regular Admission

Dekalog: Five & Six

October 20 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Loft Cinema, 3233 E Speedway, Tucson,
3233 E. Speedway Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85711 United States
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THURSDAY, OCTOBER 20 AT 7:30PM | REGULAR ADMISSION PRICES Dekalog: Five Jacek, an angry drifter, murders a taxi driver, brutally and without motive. His case is assigned to Piotr, an idealistic young lawyer who is morally opposed to the death penalty, and their interactions take on an emotional honesty that throws into stark relief for Piotr the injustice of killing of any kind. Starring Mirosław Baka, Krzysztof Globisz, Jan Tesarz, Artur Barciś, Krystyna Janda, Olgierd Łukaszewicz, Aleksander Bednarz, Maciej Maciejewski…

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$20 - $25

KARLOFF

October 21 @ 8:00 pm - November 13 @ 2:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until October 30, 2016
APCOT Theater,
8892 E. Tanque Verde
Tucson, AZ United States
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Boris Karloff is back, just in time for Hallowe'en! Charles Prokopp, Tucson's favorite player of odd people, will be performing in this new one-person show at the APCOT Theater, 8892 E. Tanque Verde. Showtimes are at 8:00 PM Fridays and Saturdays, and at 2:00 PM on Sundays throughout the month of October. Tickets are available at (520) 838-0011 from the theater. Make life easier by ordering from www.brownpapertickets.com/KARLOFF. The show is fast-paced and funny, combining live action and multimedia as…

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$6

Army of Darkness

October 21 @ 10:00 pm - 11:50 pm
Loft Cinema, 3233 E Speedway, Tucson,
3233 E. Speedway Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85711 United States
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FRIDAY, OCTOBER 21 & SATURDAY, OCTOBER 22 AT 10:00PM | GENERAL ADMISSION: $6 • LOFT MEMBERS: $5 Officially “Part 3” of the wild and wacky Evil Dead series, Raimi’s Army of Darkness is an outrageous, action-fueled comedy with monsters – a film designed to make you laugh more than scream, at least if you have a really sick sense of humor. “A masterpiece of lunacy and oddball creativity.” – Bill Clark,From the Balcony Bruce Campbell returns as Ash, a hardware-store clerk who is magically…

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$100

DIY Desert Design

October 22 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until October 29, 2016
Tucson Botanical Gardens,
2150 N. Alvernon Way
Tucson, AZ 85712 United States
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This 6-class course, taught by the Garden’s knowledgeable Docents, will provide you with the information and inspiration you need to plan a personal, beautiful and successful garden in our unique desert environment. You will walk away with a sketch of your design and the resources needed to do it yourself or successfully employ professional help. Saturdays, 9 a.m. to noon Sept. 17, Sept. 24, Oct. 1, Oct. 15, Oct. 22 and Oct. 29 $125, $100 Members

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$13 - $30

S.Y.STEM Coalition’s Desert Disco

October 22 @ 8:00 pm - 2:00 am
Club XS,
5851 E. Speedway
Tucson, AZ United States
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Have disco clothes in your closet waiting to be worn? Pull out your best costume and attend S.Y.STEM Coalition’s Desert Disco Fundraising Event. DJ A-Glow promises to keep get the dance floor bumpin’ while guests eat, drink and party the night away. There will also be a silent auction and prizes, such as a private wine tour from Kief-Joshua Vineyards. S.Y.STEM Coalition is seeking local restaurants and businesses to sponsor this event. Tables are available for local businesses to show…

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Regular Admission

Aliens

October 23 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Loft Cinema, 3233 E Speedway, Tucson,
3233 E. Speedway Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85711 United States
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70MM PRINT! SUNDAY, OCTOBER 23 AT 2:00PM & TUESDAY, OCTOBER 25 AT 7:30PM | REGULAR ADMISSION PRICES Celebrate the 30th anniversary of the action-packed, Oscar-winning sci-fi classic Aliens on the big screen in glorious 70mm! “Game Over, Man!” Sigourney Weaver returns to stomp some major alien booty in James Cameron’s relentless, guns-blazing, feminist-tinged sequel to Alien, which combines horror, sci-fi and war movie conventions to brilliantly thrilling effect. Retrieved from a drifting escape pod where she has been held in…

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$15

Paths of the Soul

October 23 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Loft Cinema, 3233 E Speedway, Tucson,
3233 E. Speedway Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85711 United States
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SUNDAY, OCTOBER 23 AT 5:00PM | GENERAL ADMISSION: $15 • LOFT MEMBERS, SENIORS, STUDENTS & MILITARY: $10 An astonishing journey of redemption, faith, and devotion. Internationally acclaimed filmmaker Zhang Yang (Shower, Getting Home) blurs the border between documentary and fiction to follow a group of Tibetan villagers who leave their families and homes in the small village of Nyima to make a Buddhist “bowing pilgrimage”-laying their bodies flat on the ground after every few steps-along the 1,200 mile road to…

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$385

Camp Architecture – Summer Day Camps

October 24 - November 18
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Weekly on the same day until July 1, 2020
College of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture,
1040 N. Olive Rd.
Tucson, 85719 United States
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Camp Architecture BIG

CAMP Architecture is a series of week-long summer day programs designed for students interested in the field of architecture. Participants learn to draw by hand and on the computer, construct models in the CAPLA Materials Lab, test structural models, and learn about sustainability and careers in the design field. Taught by our inspiring young architects at the School of Architecture, with support of outstanding student assistants, aspiring architects will get a unique glimpse into the world of design while acquiring…

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$25

Lunch & Learn – Social Media

October 25 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
i3 Media Solutions,
4570 N. First Avenue, suite 120
Tucson, AZ 85718 United States

Did you know that 74% of consumers site social media presence as a deciding factor for them when making a purchase? Social media has quickly become a force to reckon with, and as a small business, you can’t afford to not get involved. We know how confusing social media can be to navigate. Pack a lunch, bring a laptop, and come to our office! We will spend the hour explaining what social media outlets your business would benefit from and then…

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$40.00

Altrusa 75th Anniversary Celebration Dinner

October 26 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Radisson Hotel & Suites,
6555 E. Speedway Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85710 United States
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Altrusa International of Tucson, Inc. invites you to its 75th Anniversary Celebration Dinner.  Altrusa Tucson is a non-profit organization comprised of diverse professionals who serve the community, focusing on literacy, leadership development and fellowship.  Starting at 5:30 pm, tickets are $40 ($20 tax deductible)  RSVP by 10/19.  Contact Bonnie McPherson, (520)323-6970, bonniemaltrusa@yahoo.com or www.altrusatucson.org

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Kishi Bashi

October 26 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Club Congress, 311 E. Congress Street, Tucson,
311 E. Congress Street
Tucson, AZ United States
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KishiBashi

Kishi Bashi is the pseudonym for violin virtuoso K Ishibashi. Having recorded, toured, and collaborated with diverse artists such as Regina Spektor, Sondre Lerche, and of Montreal, Kishi Bashi released his first full-length album "151a" via Joyful Noise. Receiving high praise from Spin, Huffington Post, Stereogum, Paste, and many others - Kishi Bashi was also named NPR's "Best New Artist Of The Year" in 2012.

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$38 - $42

The Drifters

October 27 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Green Valley Recreation West Center,
1111 Via Arcoiris
Green Valley, AZ 85614 United States
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The Drifters, one of Rock & Roll’s founding vocal groups are once again touring the U.S.  Since their inception in the early 50s, The Drifters have embarked on a historical journey, which included no less than 5 legendary lead singers, including Rock & Roll Hall of Famers Clyde McPhatter and Ben E. King. They were the first musical group to include string instruments into Rhythm & Blues music with their hauntingly beautiful song, "There Goes My Baby."  They were the…

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