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More Arizona Spotlight Stories from Sep 2011

Documentary film maker Ken Burns

Ken Burns

A conversation with the acclaimed documentarian reveals some of the reasons why he found the story of "Prohibition" so compelling.

Sep 22, 2011

Acclaimed writer Leslie Marmon Silko shares secrets from "The Turquoise Ledge"

Her first book in ten years explores her own life and that of the Sonoran Desert in a non-linear fashion.

Sep 15, 2011

Restoring Miracle Mile

After years of neglect, one of Tucson's most historic roadways is experiencing renewal thanks to some local vision and hard work.

Aug 4, 2011
Jairo Zavala, also known as DePedro, in the KUAZ Studio.

Spotlight Session: Jairo Zavala

Listen to the vibrant and romantic music of Jairo Zavala, playing both solo and in duet with Joey Burns of Calexico.

Jun 23, 2011

How Lisa Napoli Found Her "Radio Shangri-La"

A mid-life crisis sent this successful public radio producer to Bhutan, where she helped establish the nation's first youth-oriented community radio station.

Jun 16, 2011

Blue Man Group

Blending music, humor, surrealism and technology in unexpected ways, Blue Man Group performs five shows in Tucson starting April 29th. Listen to an interview with Blue Man Mark Frankel!

Apr 28, 2011

Endeavours of Courage and Love

Jacquelyn Jackson reads her essay about two very different events occuring on April 29th that the world will be watching.

Apr 28, 2011

The Preservation Hall Jazz Band Meets The Del McCoury Band

Musical legends from two different worlds - jazz and bluegrass - join forces for a concert at Centennial Hall on April 9th.

Apr 8, 2011

Bernadette Peters sings with the Tucson Symphony

The stage and screen diva talks about her upcoming Tucson concert, her passion for the songs of Stephen Sondheim, and her love of dogs.

Mar 17, 2011

Tippi Hedren Tells All

The silver screen legend shares her vivid memories of starring in Alfred Hitchcock's "The Birds." Tippi hosts a special screening of the film at the Loft Cinema on March 6th.

Mar 3, 2011

T.S. Monk on Monk

The jazz drumming son of Thelonious Monk celebrates his father's music with "Monk on Monk" at Centennial Hall on March 6th.

Mar 3, 2011

The Tucson Tango Festival

Many special events are happening during this community-wide celebration of the world's most romantic dance.

Feb 25, 2011

A Conversation with Edith Head

Actress and director Susan Claassen talks about taking on the persona of an outspoken Hollywood icon, the legendary designer Edith Head.

Feb 24, 2011
Calexico

Calexico Performs "Crystal Frontier"

Gabrielle Giffords chose this song to send into space in 2008, and here is a previously unheard version...

Jan 13, 2011
Alexander "Sasha" Sitkovetsky

From Russia, with Music

Violinist Alexander Sitkovetsky shares his musical journey from his birthplace in Moscow to performing with the the Tucson Symphony.

Nov 18, 2010

The 2010 All Souls Procession

Over 15,000 people take to the streets to honor and celebrate the lives of loved ones lost.

Nov 12, 2010

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