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Musical, Holiday
"A Christmas Carol"
We’ve taken the spirit of the season, wrapped it in beautiful original melodies and tied it with all the holiday magic and wonder of your childhood. Fountain Hills Theater is proud to present a new musical adaptation, A Christmas Carol: The Musical. Based on the Charles Dickens classic, A Christmas Carol tells the tale of curmudgeonly miser Ebenezer Scrooge, who is visited by the ghosts of Christmases Past, Present and Future hoping to change his destiny and save his soul. This delightful musical, an original adaptation written by Fountain Hills Artistic Director Peter J. Hill, with music and lyrics by Peter J. Hill and Jay Melberg, follows Scrooge through a series of strange and magical journeys, where he ultimately discovers the true spirit of the holiday season.
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Drama
"Agnes of God"
Summoned to a convent, Dr. Martha Livingstone, a court-appointed psychiatrist, is charged with assessing the sanity of a novice accused of murdering her newborn. Miriam Ruth, the Mother Superior, determinedly keeps young Agnes from the doctor, further arousing Livingstone’s suspicions. Who killed the infant, and who fathered the tiny victim? Livingstone’s questions force all three women to re-examine the meaning of faith and the power of love, leading to a dramatic, compelling climax. A hit on Broadway and later on film.
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Classical
"Arts at the Rocks" Sam Rotman - Concert Pianist All-Beethoven Concert
“Arts at the Rocks” is excited to present Sam Rotman, a Juilliard-trained, world-renowned concert pianist, who will thrill us with an All-Beethoven concert commemorating the upcoming 250th anniversary of the birth of Ludwig van Beethoven. You don’t want to miss the mellifluous sounds of Mr. Rotman’s expert classical performance. Experience the joy of watching a world-class artist perform. The concert is free to the public and all are welcome. Additionally, reserve your ticket to attend Mr. Rotman’s session, “Meet the Artist - Advice and Encouragement for Young Musicians from a Juilliard Graduate”. The class will focus on the importance of musical study, the way to prepare for a career in music and attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions. The session will be from 2:30 PM to approximately 3:30 PM in the Sanctuary building Choir Room. Call the church office with your name and email address 480-488-3384 to hold your ticket.
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Benefit/Fundraiser
"Explosion of a Dream...Nothing Is Impossible": ElevateMeD Launch Reception
Join us on September 21, 2019 from 6PM to 9PM at Hotel Valley Ho Skyline Rooftop located at 6850 E Main St, Scottsdale, AZ 85251. Cocktail Attire Includes open bar, heavy appetizers, live DJ and entertainment There will be a live auction with all proceeds benefiting the ElevateMeD Scholars Program. *Ticket Sales End September 20, 2019 at 8:00AM If you would like more information about the event or to become a corporate partner, sponsor, or make a tax deductible donation to our organization please email info@elevatemed.org. If unable to attend, please consider donating.
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Class/Workshop, Film
"Flying with Cameras" Drone Workshop
“Flying with Cameras” stands out among drone workshops in their proven ability to bring top-level classroom teaching from full time industry professionals coupled with hands-on practice for each participant. It is unusual to find large-scale workshops that include the hands-on aspect – yet it is the top priority for drone pilots to practice alongside experts in the field. The weekend is packed full of useful application, tips and tools, and conceptual foundations, sure to bring your creative skills to the next level. Whether you fly drones as a hobbyist, wanting to market yourself as a drone professional, or as an experienced drone pilot with an insatiable drive to master your craft, these workshops are for you.
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Musical
"Mamma Mia"
ABBA’s hits tell the hilarious story of a young woman’s search for her birth father. This sunny and funny tale unfolds on a Greek island paradise. On the eve of her wedding, a daughter’s quest to discover the identity of her father brings three men from her mother’s past back to the island they last visited 20 years ago. The story-telling magic of ABBA’s timeless songs propels this enchanting tale of love, laughter and friendship, creating an unforgettable show. A mother. A daughter. Three possible dads. And a trip down the aisle you’ll never forget!
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Education, Seminar
"Medicare 101" Educational Seminar
If you, a family member or friend are within 100 days of your 65th Birthday Month, they cannot miss these events. The transition into Medicare from the traditional health insurance world is so overwhelming! There could be lifetime penalties for anyone who is not properly educated! Learn what is Medicare A, B, C and D. What is a Medigap / Supplement Policy compared to a Medicare Advantage Policy. What Election Period do you fall under? So much more! Please text "MEDICARE" to 602-312-7661orR Email to DonRice@AZInsuranceGuy.com for your RSVP with total head count.
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Art Show
"Pick and Play" Exhibit Debuts at the FOUNDRE Phoenix Hotel September 6
The FOUND:RE Phoenix Hotel announces its latest monthly exhibit to be unveiled on Friday, September 6 in conjunction with Downtown Phoenix’s First Friday Artwalk. Featuring two local artists,Mark Mayz and David Lizanetz, that both incorporate a little rock and roll and music themes into their masterpieces, the exhibit, dubbed Pick and Play, will be on display through Monday, September 30. Music lover and artist David Lizanetz, owner of Sour Apple Gallery in the Northwest Valley, will be displaying nine pieces of his music-themed art that showcase his experimentation with different styles and media including painting over CDs and records, and combining 3D elements of music media. Abstract artist Mark Mayz combines his passion for sports and music into unique and unusual pieces of art such as portraits of rock guitarists and other images using acrylic paint on guitar picks. . The show will open on Friday, September 6 with an artists’ meet and greet from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Both artists’ display pieces and others will be available for purchase that evening and throughout the exhibit. For more information, visit www.foundrehotels.com. For regular updates, please follow along on social media, Facebook: FOUND:RE Phoenix, Twitter and Instagram: @foundrephx.
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Computers/Technology,Gaming,Benefit/Fundraiser
#AXOSMASH Smash Bros Ultimate Tournament
On Friday, September from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. Phoenix tech companies will face off in a fun, bracket style, 1v1, double-elimination #AXOSMASH Smash Bros Ultimate Tournament, hosted by Axosoft’s GitKraken. The event will take place at AZ CoWork (13835 North Northsight Boulevard #100) in Scottsdale. Both players and spectators can enjoy tacos, snacks, beer and wine as they cheer or jeer the tech competitors on and play VR games! Those interested in watching the tournament can purchase tickets for $15 and tech companies can register a team of up to three players for $60. Team registrations and spectator tickets include food, wine, water, soda and coffee. To sign-up, click here. Profits from the event will benefit Axosoft’s #ItWasNeverADress scholarship fund, which supports women who are interested in learning new technical skills and leveling-up their careers. For more information about Axosoft, visit: https://www.axosoft.com/why-axosoft/about-us.
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Holiday Music
‘O Holy Night’ - An Organ Concert for Christmas
Mezzo-soprano Ariana Warren joins Kimberly Marshall and the ASU Organ Studio in this musical celebration of Christmas. ASU School of Music events are subject to cancellation. Before making a special trip, please check the ASU School of Music Events website (music.asu.edu/events) or the TUNE hotline (480.965.TUNE (8863)) for up to date information.
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