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February 19 - February 25
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    19.February.Sunday
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    20.February.Monday
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    21.February.Tuesday
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    22.February.Wednesday
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  • 23
    23.February.Thursday

    ARTS ARIZONA 2017

    All day
    02/23/2017-02/24/2017
    Arizona History Museum
    949 E 2nd St, Tucson, AZ 85719, USA

    ARTS ARIZONA 2017: RODEO DAYS ARTS EDUCATION PROGRAM

    February 23-24, 2017 from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

    Learn about the WEST – and the ARTS that made it THE BEST!

    Provided in collaboration with the Arizona Historical Society

    Janice Deardorff, Western Heritage Singer/Songwriter (www.janicedeardorff.com) and Arts Arizona Program Coordinator

    REGISTER NOW

    Western Heritage singer/song-writer Janice Deardorff is the Arts Arizona Program Coordinator and music educator.  The depth and quality of this program is reflected in its other faculty, which include Lee Anderson (and his horse Concho), Ted Ramirez: Tucson’s Official Balladeer, as well as John Scott from the Arizona Ghostriders, and Folklorico expert Andrea Parber!  Through this interactive, multi-genre arts education program, students will learn about western heritage music, corrido poetry, storytelling, Folklorico dancing, visual arts, and much more!

    For Students Grades 2 – 5

    Thursday, February 23rd and Friday, February 24th

    8:00 am – 5:00 pm

    Arizona Historical Society, 949 E. 2nd Street (NW Corner of Park & 2nd)

    Tuition:  $100 (What a DEAL!  This is $5.50 an hour!) – Includes 18 hours of programming and LUNCH both days

    SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE (based on the Federal Free & Reduced Lunch Program Guidelines) – CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION

    SEE ARTS ARIZONA FEATURE STORY IN THE SUMMER 2016 WESTERN WAY MAGAZINE

     

  • 24
    24.February.Friday

    ARTS ARIZONA 2017

    All day
    02/23/2017-02/24/2017
    Arizona History Museum
    949 E 2nd St, Tucson, AZ 85719, USA

    ARTS ARIZONA 2017: RODEO DAYS ARTS EDUCATION PROGRAM

    February 23-24, 2017 from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

    Learn about the WEST – and the ARTS that made it THE BEST!

    Provided in collaboration with the Arizona Historical Society

    Janice Deardorff, Western Heritage Singer/Songwriter (www.janicedeardorff.com) and Arts Arizona Program Coordinator

    REGISTER NOW

    Western Heritage singer/song-writer Janice Deardorff is the Arts Arizona Program Coordinator and music educator.  The depth and quality of this program is reflected in its other faculty, which include Lee Anderson (and his horse Concho), Ted Ramirez: Tucson’s Official Balladeer, as well as John Scott from the Arizona Ghostriders, and Folklorico expert Andrea Parber!  Through this interactive, multi-genre arts education program, students will learn about western heritage music, corrido poetry, storytelling, Folklorico dancing, visual arts, and much more!

    For Students Grades 2 – 5

    Thursday, February 23rd and Friday, February 24th

    8:00 am – 5:00 pm

    Arizona Historical Society, 949 E. 2nd Street (NW Corner of Park & 2nd)

    Tuition:  $100 (What a DEAL!  This is $5.50 an hour!) – Includes 18 hours of programming and LUNCH both days

    SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE (based on the Federal Free & Reduced Lunch Program Guidelines) – CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION

    SEE ARTS ARIZONA FEATURE STORY IN THE SUMMER 2016 WESTERN WAY MAGAZINE

     

  • 25
    25.February.Saturday

    BEHIND THE SCENES: Motown the Musical

    10:00 AM-4:00 PM
    02/25/2017
    UA Centennial Hall
    Centennial Hall, 1020 E University Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85719, USA

    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!

    Saturday, February 25th – 10:00 am – 4:15 pm

    Grades 8-12

    Register Here!

    Workshop Description

    Step into the funky sounds that dominated the airwaves of the ’60s with a unique combination of soul and pop influences. Learn about the significance of this break-through musical style and perform a medley of Motown classics!

    Show Description

    It began as one man’s story… became everyone’s music… and is now Broadway’s musical. MOTOWN THE MUSICAL is the true American dream story of Motown founder Berry Gordy’s journey from featherweight boxer to the heavyweight music mogul who launched the careers of Diana Ross, Michael Jackson, Smokey Robinson and many more. Motown shattered barriers, shaped our lives and made us all move to the same beat. Featuring classic songs such as “My Girl” and “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough,” experience the story behind the music in the record-breaking smash hit MOTOWN THE MUSICAL!