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We talk with Kathryn Ferguson, a bellydance teacher for almost three decades, and one of her students about what this ancient art form has to offer contemporary practitioners.

Middle Eastern Dance Form Brings Color to Tucson Culture

Old Pueblo is home to one of the US' most influential belly dance scenes; Xanadu Dance Co. hosting workshop Sunday, Feb. 23.

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 sit down with Susan French, Founder of the Rodeo Days Art Celebration, and Sharon Shinn, Tucson Musician's Museum Board Member, to discuss this years 4th annual Rodeo Days Art Celebration.

Tucson Event Showcases Southwestern, Western Artists

This weekend’s 4th annual Rodeo Days Arts Celebration shows that there is more to La Fiesta De Los Vaqueros than cowboys, cowgirls, and horses.

Play Seeks to Bring Awareness About Border Reality

I want people to "reflect on the ways we are connected," says director of Maria's Circular Dance.

Attendees of the Rex Allen Days celebration watch a bull rider at the professional rodeo. 2011 marks the 60th year of the event that honors the "singing cowboy" from Wilcox, Arizona.

Western Heritage Arena in Marana Hosts Bull Riding Practice

Young bull riders keep tradition alive practicing on Friday nights; La Fiesta de Los Vaqueros enters final rounds this weekend.

Photo Exhibit Provides Window Into Civil Rights Movement Legacy

"Danny Lyon was the only person photographing what he was photographing," says exhibit curator.

Classic Blues Legend Joins BB King On stage Next Week

Tom Walbank is performing Feb. 18 at the Fox Tucson Theatre, B.B. King is headlining.

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AZ Celebrates 102, Tucsonan Gets Award for Cultural Contribution

As Arizona celebrates its birthday, Margret F. Maxwell is honored with recognition for her cultural work in Arizona.

We sit down with Kristen Nelson, Founder and Executive Director of Casa Libre en la Solana, and Hanna Ensor, Author and Vice President on the Board of Directors, to discuss their organization's 10th Anniversary and how it has impacted Tucson.

Local Group Celebrates 10 Years of Promoting Literary Diversity

Tucson's Casa Libre en la Solana's mission has been to support and enhance creativity of professional, novice writers.

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.

We take a look at the meteorites Geoff Notkin has on display during the Tucson Gem and Mineral Show.

"Meteorite Man" Talks Dynamic Gem Show Brings to Tucson

"Tucsonans may not be fully aware of this amazing phenomenon," says Geoff Notkin, co-cost of science channel program.

Lynn Ratener, coordinator of the Fort Lowell Days Celebration, and John Prokop, band leader of the Old Arizona (4th Calvary Regimental) Brass Band, discuss the upcoming Historic Fort Lowell Day celebration.

Historic Tucson Neighborhood Being Celebrated

Fort Lowell Day is in its 33rd anniversary; event taking place this weekend to commemorate its legacy.

Jennifer Johnson Cano, mezzo soprano with the Metropolitan Opera, talks about the upcoming Desert Music Festival in which she will be preforming with The Tucson Symphony Orchestra.

Tucson Desert Song Festival Attracts International Talent

Metropolitan Opera mezzo soprano Jennifer Johnson Cano joins Tucson Symphony Orchestra for performances.

Folk Legend Performing in Tucson Friday

Gordon Lightfoot has been a musician for nearly 40 years; he'll be in town Feb. 7 at the Fox Theatre.

Robert Booker, Executive Director of the Arizona Commission on the Arts, talks to us about the Art Tank.

Artists Pitch Dream Projects in 6 Minutes or Less

The Arizona Commission on the Arts tries new method for distributing arts funding in Southern Arizona.

"Acts of Kindness"

Arizona prison inmate's short story about finding hope while living homeless becomes the basis for independent film

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