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Actors from the upcoming U of A performance, The Magic Flute, act out a scene from the play.

UA Opera Presents a Less Serious Mozart Classic

The Magic Flute was written by the classical composer and one of his friends to 'entertain people.'

Kaleidoscopic Look at Bradbury, Famous Sci-Fi Writer

Essay collection explores his life and different dimensions of his work; fans will be able to find it at Tucson Festival of Books' Science City.

Exhibit Reveals Historic, Natural Landscapes From Above

Images "represent heritage we all share," says aerial photographer Adriel Heisey, currently displayed at Arizona State Museum.

Clay Artist Redefined Native American Pottery, Curator Says

Featured artist at this weekend’s Southwest Indian Art Fair is Jody Folwell, internationally recognized artist from Santa Clara Pueblo, NM.

We talk to Larry Lang, PhD, Program Director of Confucius Institute, Angelina Lin, Dancer Choreographer, and Jason Kiesl, Intern, about their integrative approach to enhance people’s understanding of the Chinese language and cultural.

UA Confucius Institute Using Art to Unite Chinese, US Cultures

Program manager says they focus on culture; recently brought master martial arts instructor for Chinese New Year fest.

Tyler Meier, executive director at the University of Arizona Poetry Center, discusses his position as the poetry center's new executive director.

New Director of UA Poetry Center Advocate of Power in Writing

Tyler Meier talks about the center's commitment to the community; center's ongoing investment in writing, creativity.

Kaia Placa and Robbie Hyne, directors, discusses "What's Up Docs?," an event presented by the University of Arizona that features short documentaries from the UA School of Theatre, Film & Television.

Event Showcases Short Docs by UA Students

"What's Up Docs?" is hosted by The Loft, presented by School of Theatre, Film, Television; will feature work by student filmmakers.

Corky Poster discusses the current renovation project of the Old Main building at the University of Arizona.

Architect: Old Main Renovations Should Stay True to Its History

Corky Poster is a Tucson architect, one of the many hands involved in project; says structure is a distinctive symbol.

Hank Stratton, actor and guest director at the UA Repertory Theatre, discusses directing "The Man Who Came to Dinner."

Actor Gone Director Revives Classic Stage Comedy

UA's Arizona Repertory Theatre presents "The Man Who Came to Dinner" runs through Dec. 8; director was in cast of play's Broadway adaptation.

Sally Black, Navajo from Monument Valley, UT, weaving a basket at a recent event that brought together basket makers from a variety of Native American communities.

Preserving Culture Through Native American Basket Weaving

Tradition is a cultural practice that helps maintain historical aspects of Native American society.

Terrol Dew Johnson, President/CEO for the Tohono O’odham Community Action, and Diane Dittemore, assistant curator of the Ethnological Collections at the Arizona State Museum, discuss the art of basket weaving.

Festival Honors Native American Basket Weavers

Weavers of the Akimel O’odham, Apache, Hopi, Chemehuevi, Navajo and Tohono O’odham were represented at Arizona State Museum event.

UA Dance School Showcases Father of American Ballet

Balanchine's "Tarantella" is being presented through Nov. 3; for university to have been allowed to present one of his works is an honor, director says.

Carol Garrard, President of the Opera Guild of Southern Arizona, discusses the Opera Guild of Southern Arizona and opera students at the university of Arizona who are inaugurating their new season on Thursday 14, November.

UA Opera Theater Inaugurates New Season

New season will start Nov. 14, with a production of Johann Strauss II's "Die Fledermaus."

Filmmaker and UA Professor Lisanne Skyler talks about her film at Sundance, her latest work, and the business of film.

UA Film Faculty Member Gains National Attention

Lisanne Skyler discusses her award-winning "No Loans Today", changes in independent filmmaking.

Sama Alshaibi is internationally recognized for her photography and video work, both of which explore themes of race, gender and exile.

Art Show in Venice, Italy Features UA Professor, Local Artist

Sama Alshaibi explores human behavior, interactions; currently on display at the Maldives Pavilion of 55th Venice Biennale.

A conversation with two members of the U of A College of the Humanities about the annual Humanities Week celebration, happening October 7-11, 2013.

UA Humanities Week Celebrates Themes That Endured Time

This year's event will showcase works throughout history that have withstood; activities include poetry and prose readings.

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