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107th Annual Pima County Fair
April 19th-29th/4-H animals, home arts & fine arts, entertainment, horse shows, concerts, games & rides, educational exhibits including a gem and mineral show/Pima County Fairgrounds 762-3247 or 762-9100
Guided Birding at Agua Caliente Park 8:00AM - 9:30AM
See wetland birds, hummingbirds, songbirds, and raptors-Loaner binoculars available/All ages welcome/Free with Membership, Non-Member $5 fee/Agua Caliente Park 12325 Agua Caliente Park Rd. 615-7855 for registration info
Life and the Desert (Tour/Activity) 10:00AM
Explore the basic principles and structures of life/Then, use this knowledge to investigate life in the desert to determine the forces various species have had to overcome and the adaptations those species have acquired to thrive in the desert-Wheelchair Accessible/Saguaro National Park (East) 3693 S Old Spanish Rd. 733-5153 (Park Entrance fee applies $15 per vehicle/weekly pass-both districts of the park)
“Premieres Across Music History” 11:00AM
Free/Collaboration between composers, performers and scholars across the undergraduate and graduate levels/UofA Fred Fox School of Music-Crowder Hall 1017 N Olive Rd. 621-1162
Night as Day: Nocturnal Life in Saguaro National Park (Presentation) 3:00PM
Discover the ecological community that comes to life in the nighttime, including nocturnal animals, night-blooming plants and pollinators/Wheelchair Accessible/Saguaro National Park (East) 3693 S Old Spanish Rd. 733-5153 (Park Entrance fee applies $15 per vehicle/weekly pass-both districts of the park)
Steak Night! 5:00PM - 9:00PM
22oz Porterhouse, 20oz Ribeye, 18oz T-Bone, 16oz NY Strip, 10oz Top Sirloin, and Chicken Breast/All dinners served with a Baked Potato or Homemade Ranch-Style Beans, and Salad Bar with a Roll, $7-$17/Nevada Smith's Saloon 1175 W. Miracle Mile 622-9064 www.NevadaSmithsSaloon.com
Line Dancing Class (Basic Beginner Class) 6:30PM - 8:00PM
$5/The Music Box Lounge 6951 E 22nd St. (Just west of 22nd St/Kolb Rd intersection) (Art 609-1830)
Rock-A-Billy Raceway! 7:00PM
Adults $21.95/Seniors, Students, Military $19.95/Children $11.95/Featuring your favorite Gaslight actors/Experience the 1950s, when hair gel and race cars were all the rage! Expect this hilarious melodrama to spoof famous shows such as Happy Days, Hair Spray, and Grease! The Gaslight Theatre 7010 E. Broadway Blvd. 886-9428 www.TheGaslightTheatre.com (SEE THE ROCKABILLY RACEWAY ARTICLE)
Music by 80's and Gentlemen 7:00PM - 10:00PM
Every Thursday/Union Public House Patio 4340 N Campbell Ave. 329-8575
Women in Jeopardy 7:30PM
$15 Divorcees Mary and Jo are suspicious of their friend Liz's new dentist boyfriend/He's not just a weirdo; he may be a serial killer! After all, his hygienist just disappeared/Trading their wine glasses for spy glasses, imaginations fun wild as the ladies try to discover the truth and save their friend in a hilarious off-road adventure/Live Theatre Workshop 5317 E Speedway Blvd. 327-4242
Arizona Theatre Company Presents: The Diary of Anne Frank 7:30PM
$25 & up/Finding hope in the darkest corners-One of the most powerful stories of the 20th century captures the claustrophobic realities of eight people hiding from the Nazis in a concealed storage attic in war-torn Amsterdam/Temple of Music & Art 330 S Scott Ave. (ATC 622-2823)
King Lear 7:30PM
$28/A great secular myth of western culture/An aging monarch unwisely chooses to divest himself of his responsibilities and divide his kingdom among his three daughters, naively desiring to retain the perquisites of royalty/A warfare of generations, the play is rich with character and subplot/Perhaps the grandest of the four great mid-career tragedies of Shakespeare/The Rogue Theatre at The Historic Y 300 E. University Blvd. 551-2053
Finding Neverland 7:30PM
$19 & up/Presented by Broadway in Tucson/Centennial Hall 1020 E. University Blvd. 621-3341
UA Wind Ensemble 7:30PM
$10/$7/$5 Featuring Jackie Glazier, clarinet/UofA Fred Fox School of Music-Crowder Hall 1017 N Olive Rd. 621-1162
$15, Student/Teacher/Military/Senior $10-Have you ever felt like you weren't being heard? That people don't listen? We devised a play from the community as a whole/This is brought to life in a real social justice interaction piece with this creative play written by Eugenia Woods-Spread the word so all of us can be heard/YWCA Southern Arizona 525 N Bonita Ave. www.ywcatucson.org
Top Country Female Vocalist Tanya Tucker 7:30PM
$32 & up/Fox Tucson Theatre 17 West Congress St. 547-3040
Open Mic Night 8:00PM
21+, No cover/It's a chance for anyone to grab a microphone and a spotlight. First timers and seasoned vets alike can be seen any given week. Why not you? Line up to sign up-Be at Laffs by 7PM/Laff's Comedy Caffe 2900 E. Broadway Blvd. 32-Funny
The Way We Get By by Neil LaBute 8:30PM
$15/$18 Meet Beth & Doug, two people who have no problems getting dates with their partners of choice/After a drunken party and a hot night, they wake up to a blurry morning where the rules of attraction, sex, and society are waiting for them before their first cup of coffee/It's very awkward-and it also leads the pair to ponder how much they really know about each other, and how much they really care about what other people think/This is a play about love and lust and the whole damn thing/For Mature Audiences Only-Under 18 Not Admitted/Temple of Music and Art-Cabaret Theatre 330 S Scott Ave. 661-927-7224 for ticket info
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