Phoenix Theatre Archives

‘A Vampire Tale’ comes to Phoenix Theatre October 1-10

Photo by Rose Torres

This fall, October 1-10, 2015, Scorpius Dance Theatre is bringing back its popular production, A Vampire Tale to Phoenix Theatre’s Hormel Theatre. Dubbed ‘The ‘Nutcracker’ of Halloween,’ this yearly haunt will celebrate its 12th consecutive season. A Vampire Tale indulges audiences with all the trimmings: dark and sexy drama, quirky and comedic episodes, and visually stunning dance and aerial feats. This popular, sell-out production pre-dates all… Read More →

This week’s all about the drama, leekris

“One Man, Two Guvnors” Catch the seven-time Tony Award nominated British show “One Man, Two Guvnors” at the Phoenix Theatre this week. Set in the 1960s, this comedy show tells the story of a man who becomes the guardian of two small-time criminals in Brighton. His attempt to keep the two men apart results in… Read More →

Stanton lauds downtown Phoenix for creativity, growth at Art d’Core Gala

Greg Stanton, Kaci Demarest, WEB
by in Blogs

Crescent Ballroom played host to the second annual Art d’Core Gala Saturday night. Art d’Core Gala was presented by Artlink, Downtown Phoenix Inc. and the City of Phoenix’s Office of the Mayor. The event celebrated the arts and culture of downtown Phoenix and kicked off the festive season that will occur over the coming weeks.… Read More →

The Spouse Whisperer Shares Sweet Somethings About Love

Spouse Whisperer, WEB
by in Date Night | Events | Lifestyle

Comedian Mark Cordes, aka The Spouse Whisperer, knows a thing or two about making a relationship work. Turns out the secret to love is the secret to living a long life: laughter! Though you may not live longer after seeing Cordes perform, your relationship might! After all the rose petals dry up and the chocolate… Read More →

Hiller Elected President of Arizona Citizens for the Arts

Joel Hiller
by in Business News | Nonprofit

Joel Hiller, President of the Yavapai Indian Cultural Center, has been elected president of the Arizona Citizens for the Arts Board of Directors. Hiller will be joined on the executive committee by Vice President: Robert Knight, Tucson Museum of Art; Secretary: Phillip C. Jones, community volunteer and former executive director of the Phoenix Office of… Read More →

Celebrity Fight Night Brings Stars to the Valley for a Night of Giving Back

Jennifer Lopez2
by in Connections | Lifestyle

Celebrity Fight Night brought high-profile names to the Valley on Saturday in support of the Muhammad Ali Parkinson Center (MAPC) and Movement Disorder Clinic at Barrow Neurological Institute. Held at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort, stars and guests rallied around raising money for life-changing causes with Muhammad Ali as the guest of honor. Red… Read More →

Greenberg Traurig Shareholder Honored

Pamela Overton Risoleo
by in Business News | Events | Legal | Nonprofit

Pamela Overton Risoleo, a shareholder and co-chair of the Phoenix litigation practice of the international law firm Greenberg Traurig, will be honored Feb. 23 by YWCA Maricopa County as its “2013 Tribute to Leadership – Community Service Corporate Leader.” Overton’s recognition is for her many years dedicated to philanthropic causes and for her passion for… Read More →

YWCA Hosts 2013 Tribute To Leadership Gala

Desert Schools - community service and leadership award
by in Business News | Events

YWCA Maricopa County will Host its 20th annual Tribute To Leadership Gala on February 23, 2013, at the Ritz-Carlton, Phoenix at 6:00pm. Guests will be provided an elegant setting to dine and dance to the wonderful Upper East Side Big Band. Tribute To Leadership, our largest event of the year, will honor those who have… Read More →