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THEATER

Wednesday to Sunday, Jan. 5-9

• Catch a performance of the beloved classic musical My Fair Lady presented by Broadway in Tucson. Details: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, 2 and 7:30 p.m. Thursday, 8 p.m. Friday, 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday, 1 and 6:30 p.m. Sunday; UA Centennial Hall, 1020 E. University Blvd.; $25-$100; broadwayintucson.com or ticketmaster.com.

Thursday to Sunday, Jan. 6-Feb. 12

• Catch a performance of one of Neil Simon’s most celebrated comedies Rumors about a dinner party gone topsy-turvy and the confusions and miscommunications that ensue. Details: 7:30 Thursday-Friday, 3 p.m. Sunday; Live Theatre Workshop, 3322 E. Fort Lowell Road; $23; 520-327-4242 or livetheatreworkshop.org.

Tuesday to Sunday, Jan. 6-March 27

• Don’t miss the Gaslight’s favorite hero returning with more thrills in the musical adventure Arizona Smith and the Relic of Doom. Details: 7 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday, 6 and 8:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 3 and 6 p.m. Sunday; Gaslight Theatre, 7010 E. Broadway Blvd.; $27; $15 children; 520-886-9428 or thegaslighttheatre.com.

Thursday to Monday, Jan. 7-23

• Bring the kids and grandma to the Zoppe Family Circus at their return to the Big Top with a unique blend of acrobatics, humor and family entertainment. Details: 7 p.m. Thursday; 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. Friday; 1, 4 and 7 p.m. Saturday; 1 and 4 p.m. Sunday-Monday; Mercado District, 221 S. Avenida del Convento; $25-$50; 520-471-1106 or mercadodistrict.com.

Saturday, Jan. 8

• Laugh out loud at the Tom Papa Family Reunion Tour with his hilarious look at life in modern America. Details: 7:30 p.m.; Fox Theatre, 17 W. Congress St.; $23-$43; foxtucson.com.

Saturday to Sunday, Jan. 8-9

• You’ll be wiping tears of laughter from your eyes at From Brooklyn To Broadway In Only 50 Years starring Steve Solomon presented by the Invisible Theatre. Details: 7:30 Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday; Berger Performing Arts Center, 1200 W. Speedway Blvd.; $45; 520-882-9721 or invisibletheatre.com.

Sunday, Jan. 9

• Join award-winning photographer Steve Winter - On the Trail of Big Cats chronicling the activities of endangered wild felines sharing their beauty and the work to save them. Details: 6:30 p.m.; Fox Theatre, 17 W. Congress St.; $25-$53; foxtucson.com.

MUSIC

Thursday, Jan. 6

• Don’t miss the internationally renowned jazz pianist at the Visiting Artist Series: Lenore Raphael, Jazz Trio with Scott Black and Pete Swan. Details: 6 p.m.; Gaslight Music Hall, 13005 N. Oracle Road; $20; 520-529-1000 or gaslightmusichall.com.

Friday, Jan. 7

• Don your dancin’ shoes for a night of music from across the decades at the Rock Rewind Dance Party with Sonora Borealis Band. Details: 7 p.m.; Gaslight Music Hall, 13005 N. Oracle Road; $20; 520-529-1000 or gaslightmusichall.com.

Saturday, Jan. 8

• Harkin back to the days when great bands swept onto our shores from across the pond at British Invasion & Beyond with the hits of the mid-1960’s. Details: 2 and 6 p.m.; Gaslight Music Hall, 13005 N. Oracle Road; $31; 520-529-1000 or gaslightmusichall.com.

• Enjoy an ancient art form transcending borders through the healing power of sounds and music at A Taiko Drumming Performance featuring Ken Koshio. Details: 4-6 p.m.; Yume Japanese Gardens, 2130 N. Alvernon Way; $25, $10 children; 520-303-3945.

• Take a first-class trip through the melodies you love with a new feel at UPTOWN! Motown Rewired. Details: 7:30 p.m.; DesertView Performing Arts Center, 39900 S. Clubhouse Drive; $30; 520-825-2818.

• Listen to the Black Market Trust presented by Rhythm & Roots. Details: 7:30 p.m.; Hotel Congress Outdoor Plaza, 311 E. Congress St.; $20-$30; rhythmandroots.org.

Saturday to Sunday, Jan. 8-9

• Enjoy a concert of fresh music that deserves to be better known at Mendelssohn’s Radiance featuring conductor José Luis Gomez. Details: 2 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday; Catalina Foothills High School, 4300 E. Sunrise Drive; $47-$101; ticketmaster.com.

Sunday, Jan. 9

• Celebrate the classic lineup of one of the most famous and beloved bands of all time at the Fleetwood Mac Tribute Mirage. Details: 2 and 6 p.m.; Gaslight Music Hall, 13005 N. Oracle Road; $31; 520-529-1000 or gaslightmusichall.com.

• Listen to clarinetist Narik Artyunian and Steven Beck pianist presented by the Arizona Friends of Chamber Music. Details: 3 p.m.; Leo Rich Theater, 260 S. Church Ave.; $32, $10 students; 520-577-3769 or arizonachambermusic.org.

• Listen to a recital by soprano Ailyn Pérez with pianist Abdiel Vázquez featuring German and Mexican art songs presented by the Tucson Desert Song Festival Celebrating Women of Song. Details: 7 p.m.; UA Fred Fox School of Music, 1017 N. Olive Road, #109; $35; tucsondesertsongfestival.org.

Monday, Jan. 10

• Listen to the timeless harmonies of rock and roll duos at Bye, Bye Love - A Salute to the Everly Brothers in a brand new concert starring Alex Mack and Chach Snook. Details: 6 p.m.; Gaslight Theatre, 7010 E. Broadway Blvd.; $27, $15 children; 520-886-9428 or thegaslighttheatre.com.

Tuesday, Jan. 11

• Enjoy a Master Class: Ailyn Pérez presented by the Tucson Desert Song Festival Celebrating Women of Song. Details: noon; UA Fred Fox School of Music, 1017 N. Olive Road, #109; free; tucsondesertsongfestival.org.

• Tap your toes to the traditional tunes of Canyon Currents and Cadillac Mountain Bluegrass Bands at the Bluegrass Jamboree. Details: 6 p.m.; Gaslight Music Hall, 13005 N. Oracle Road; $27; 520-529-1000 or gaslightmusichall.com.

Wednesday, Jan. 12

• Get whisked back to the golden age of big bands with a unique twist at The Flyboys! Imagine Sinatra Meets Bruno Mars. Details: 7:30 p.m.; DesertView Performing Arts Center, 39900 S. Clubhouse Drive; $30; 520-825-2818.

Thursday, Jan. 13

• Enjoy a night of live music and dancing at the Dance Party with The Rillito River Band to benefit the Hearth Foundation providing affordable housing for low income families. Details: 6 p.m. Gaslight Music Hall, 13005 N. Oracle Road; $20; 520-529-1000 or gaslightmusichall.com.

CLASSES AND PROGRAMS

Tuesday, Jan. 11

• Explore Fascinating Fungi and the critical role they play in many ecosystems at a Tucson Botanical Gardens online class presented by naturalist Jeff Babson. Details: 10 a.m.-noon; Zoom link provided; $30, discount for members; 520-326-9686 or tucsonbotanical.org.

Wednesday, Jan. 12

• Capture the colors and magic of desert plants at the Tucson Botanical Gardens online class Drawing Desert Native Edibles – Drawing & Watercolor with instructor Devon Meyer for all skill levels. Details: 2-3:30 p.m.; Zoom link provided; $30, discount for members; 520-326-9686 or tucsonbotanical.org.

Tuesday to Sunday through Jan. 9

• Enjoy the Wee Winter Wonderland at the seasonal exhibition Holidays Around the World and Through Time at the Mini Time Machine Museum of Miniatures. Details: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, noon-4 p.m. Sunday; 4455 E. Camp Lowell Drive; $9.50-$11.50, $8 youth/students; 520-881-0606 or theminitimemachine.org.

FILM

Tuesday to Sunday, Jan. 6-Feb. 20

• Calling all film lovers to screen full-length, mini-series and short films online at the Tucson International Jewish Film Festival and vote for your favorites. Details: various times, $12 or $120 for festival pass; tucsonjcc.org/film.

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