Thursday, March 13, 2014 3:45 pm
Two filmmakers who directed and produced a 2013 documentary about Muhammad Ali will speak during a free screening of their film on March 20 in Mesa.
Thursday, March 13, 2014 1:45 pm
When Mary's elderly mother, Lucy, had to leave the town she had spent her life in, and the home she loved, she was devastated. Mary had asked her mother, who was growing frail, with fading memory, to come live with her.
Sunday, March 9, 2014 6:21 am
This Irish-American band incorporates instrumentals, vocals and step-dancing into their performances, which draw on the rich cultural traditions of Ireland.
Saturday, March 8, 2014 5:58 am
The piano-playing satirist, who got his start in a piano bar on Capitol Hill, helps audiences find the humor in American political drama.
Friday, March 7, 2014 11:37 am
Thursday, March 6, 2014 6:53 pm
The 1940s was the last time in the 20th century the entire country shared a common popular music. On radio, in theaters and ballrooms, the Big Bands were drawing record crowds while sustaining national morale during World War II.
Thursday, March 6, 2014 4:46 pm
Instead of stepping into someone’s shoes for the day, slide on the face of an ancient Aztec, traditional Japanese samurai or a mischievous-looking demon.
Are you looking for something fun to do on Thursdays? Well you are cordially invited to join the fun and attend the FREE afternoon concerts in the Wells Fargo Garden performance area on the Shadow Walk at the Mesa Arts Center. Concerts begin at 12:30 p.m.
Monday, March 3, 2014 7:15 am
Visitors to Dana Park in Mesa will see something a little different in the coming months due to the installation of two art pieces in the shopping center at the northwest corner of Baseline Road and Val Vista Drive.
Friday, February 28, 2014 12:00 pm
Eating well can be hard to do — but not because of a lack of options. Farmers markets make finding fresh-picked produce (and a variety of locally made specialty foods and products, like hummus and bath soaps) convenient in and around the East Valley.
Monday, February 24, 2014 11:30 am
Benedictine University at Mesa will hold its first spring open house on March 2 from noon to 3 p.m.
Friday, February 21, 2014 1:30 pm
Mesa Public Schools will host the High School Harp Ensemble on Feb. 24 at 7 p.m.
Los Tres Tenores dedicate their voices to a program in celebration of Valentine's Day.
Friday, February 21, 2014 5:00 am
More than 150 young artists submitted entries to Benedictine University at Mesa’s statewide art competition to win a 50 percent tuition renewable scholarship.
Tuesday, February 18, 2014 4:53 pm
There’s a new crop of art to behold at Mesa Contemporary Arts, the sleek museum on the campus of Mesa Arts Center.
Saturday, February 15, 2014 4:45 pm
The City of Mesa Office of Diversity, City of Mesa Human Relations Advisory Board, Mesa Arts Center, ITVS Community Cinema and Eight Arizona PBS will host “Community Cinema,” a series of documentaries on the award-winning PBS series Independent Lens.
Saturday, February 15, 2014 4:15 pm
An approximately five-year process that included Mesa nearly losing its spring training team and a major bond election concluded on Feb. 12 with the official ribbon cutting for the new Cubs Park.
Tuesday, February 11, 2014 4:12 am
Perhaps no living poet other than Maya Angelou shares the same respect as Nikki Giovanni.
Wednesday, February 5, 2014 1:30 pm
Katie Cuppy was born very premature at 29 weeks gestation, weighing only 2 pounds at birth. Her parents spent many days wondering if their first child would survive.
Monday, February 3, 2014 12:35 pm
If you grew up idolizing Indiana Jones, this could be an evening both entertaining and out of the ordinary. Here’s why:
Wednesday, January 29, 2014 3:00 pm
Dana Park in Mesa will display an installation featuring the work of several local artists.
Thursday, January 23, 2014 3:07 pm
More than 100 dancers from all over the map applied to perform in this weekend’s Breaking Ground festival in Tempe. Fewer than one fifth of them made the cut for the production, a project of Carley Conder, head of accomplished local troupe CONDER/dance and part of the family behind longtime East Valley studio Jeanne’s School of Dance. Here, Conder gives GetOut readers an inside take on the show and her locally famous grandmother.
Tuesday, January 21, 2014 9:00 am
Immerse yourself in all things western at this antique and art show featuring more than 150 western and Indian artists displaying rugs, bead work, vintage firearms, Hollywood mementos, western books and photography and historic saddles and bridles.
Monday, January 20, 2014 5:54 pm
The Emmy and Golden Globe-nominated song and dance man, who stars in the hit show “Glee,” performs favorite Broadway hits with the Phoenix Symphony.
Sunday, January 19, 2014 2:30 pm
Cemeteries are filled with the names of the long forgotten, those whose marks on the world are confined within the dash between year one and the final year. Legacies that reach beyond those years on earth are difficult to achieve and belong to the men who define history — for better or worse — and on scales both small and large.