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February 12 - February 15
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    12.February.Sunday

    2017 School and Camp Fair

    All day
    02/12/2017

    ARTS EXPRESS will have a booth at the upcoming # This is Tucson School & Camp Fair at the the Jewish Community Center. Come by and see us to learn more about the Arts Express Arts Education Programs.

    More than 50 local schools and camps will be at the #ThisIsTucson School and Camp Fair on Sunday, Feb. 12 at the Tucson Jewish Community Center from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.  For More Information: CLICK HERE

     

    BEHIND THE SCENES: Peking Acrobats

    11:00 AM-5:00 PM
    02/12/2017

    Experience the power of the arts with the Behind the Scenes – Broadway and More program.  Learn first-hand how Broadway actors and other world-class artists made it to the top, what life is like on the road or how the production team creates “magic” on the stage. Provided in collaboration with Broadway in Tucson and UApresents, this day-long package includes a theatre workshop with a standout professional artist, lunch/dinner, a behind the scenes look at the show’s production and admission to the show!

    Sunday, February 12th – 11:00 am – 5:00 pm

    Grades 4-12

    Register Here!

    Workshop Description

    Step into the shoes of this world-renowned acrobatics troupe and learn the basic skills behind their gravity defying feats of strength and skill. You’ll be swept off your feet!

    Show Description

    “Stunning and breathtaking and wow!” Seattle Times
    Embracing 2,000 year old athletic disciplines, The Peking Acrobats are ambassadors of China’s folk arts. Carefully selected from the country’s top acrobatic schools, these gymnasts, jugglers, cyclists and tumblers have entranced the world for almost 50 years with their grace and precision, offering a performance that will mystify the whole family. Utilizing contortion, balancing acts and a variety of feats of strength and poise, they put on a show that audiences of all ages will love. After all, wonderment and appreciation know no age!

    BEHIND THE SCENES: Peking Acrobats

    11:00 AM-5:00 PM
    02/12/2017

    Experience the power of the arts with the Behind the Scenes – Broadway and More program.  Learn first-hand how Broadway actors and other world-class artists made it to the top, what life is like on the road or how the production team creates “magic” on the stage. Provided in collaboration with Broadway in Tucson and UApresents, this day-long package includes a theatre workshop with a standout professional artist, lunch/dinner, a behind the scenes look at the show’s production and admission to the show!

    Sunday, February 12th – 11:00 am – 5:00 pm

    Grades 4-12

    Register Here!

    Workshop Description

    Can you walk a tightrope?  As a mime, you CAN – without even leaving the ground!  Learn basic miming skills –climb a ladder, swim underwater, walk a tightrope, ride a bike and more.  Sounds like fun? It is! Please bring a sense of humor and your imagination.

    Show Description

    “Stunning and breathtaking and wow!” Seattle Times
    Embracing 2,000 year old athletic disciplines, The Peking Acrobats are ambassadors of China’s folk arts. Carefully selected from the country’s top acrobatic schools, these gymnasts, jugglers, cyclists and tumblers have entranced the world for almost 50 years with their grace and precision, offering a performance that will mystify the whole family. Utilizing contortion, balancing acts and a variety of feats of strength and poise, they put on a show that audiences of all ages will love. After all, wonderment and appreciation know no age!

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    13.February.Monday
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    14.February.Tuesday
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    15.February.Wednesday
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