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Posted: Wednesday, November 2, 2011 3:00 am

MOVIES

Century Theaters

12155 N. Oracle Road, 742-6512

In Time (PG-13)

Puss in Boots (PG)

Puss in Boots 3D (PG)

The Rum Diary (R)

Johnny English Reborn (PG)

Paranormal Activity 3 (R)

The Three Musketeers (PG-13)

The Three Musketeers 3D (PG-13)

The Big Year (PG)

Footloose (PG-13)

The Ides of March (R)

Real Steel (PG-13)

Moneyball (PG-13)

Foothills

7401 N. La Cholla Blvd., 1-888-AMC4FUN

Puss in Boots IMAX (PG)

Puss in Boots 3D (PG)

Puss in Boots (PG)

In Time (PG-13)

The Rum Diary (R)

Johnny English Reborn (PG)

Paranormal Activity 3 (R)

The Three Musketeers (PG-13)

The Three Musketeers 3D (PG-13)

Footloose (PG-13)

The Ides of March (R)

Real Steel (PG-13)

The Way (PG-13)

Courageous (PG-13)

Moneyball (PG-13)

The Help (PG-13)

Oracle View

4690 N. Oracle Road, 292-2430

Shark Night (PG-13)

Our Idiot Brother (R)

Fright Night (R)

30 Minutes or Less (R)

Cowboys & Aliens (PG-13)

The Smurfs (PG)

Captain America: the First Avenger (PG-13)

Friends with Benefits (R)

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (PG-13)

Cars 2 (G)

Tower Theatres

8031 N. Business Park Drive, 579-0500

In Time (PG-13)

Puss in Boots (PG)

Puss in Boots 3D (PG)

The Rum Diary (R)

Johnny English Reborn (PG)

Paranormal Activity 3 (R)

The Three Musketeers (PG-13)

The Three Musketeers 3D (PG-13)

Footloose (PG-13)

The Thing (R)

The Ides of March (R)

Real Steel (PG-13)

50/50 (R)

Dolphin Tale (PG)

Moneyball (PG-13)

 


 

THEATER

Wednesday to Sunday, Nov. 2-20

• Catch a performance of the hilarious and touching comedy Circle Mirror Transformation about a community center drama class. Details: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday-Thursday, 8 p.m. Friday, 3 p.m. Sunday; Invisible Theatre, 1400 N. First Ave.; $25; 882-9721.

Thursday to Sunday, Nov. 3-20

• Catch a performance of As I Lay Dying from one of America's most celebrated writers, William Faulkner, told from several characters' points of view, revealing their secret motivations and complex relationships. Details: 7:30 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday; The Rogue Theatre, 300 E. University Blvd., Ste. 150; $30; 551-2053.

Friday, Nov. 4

• Celebrate 14 years of traditional dance with Ballet Folklorico Tapatio at Puro Tapatio showcasing talented dancers from the beginning level to award-winners. Details: 7 p.m.; Tucson Music Hall, 260 S. Church Ave.; $40; 800-745-3000.

Friday to Sunday, Nov. 4-6

• Enjoy a delightful mix of comedy and suspense at the Salpointe Catholic High School's fall play Hit and Misdemeanor. Details: 7 p.m.; Salpointe Corcoran Theatre and Alumni Hall, 1545 E. Copper St.; $10, $7 students/children; 547-4328.

Through Saturday, Nov. 12

• Catch a performance of God of Carnage, a hilarious look at the minefield of modern marriage. Details: 7:30 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 8 p.m. Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday; Temple of Music and Art, 330 S. Scott Ave.; $31-$56; 622-2823.

Through Sunday, Nov. 13

• Enjoy The Comedy Playhouse Halloween show Chilling Mysteries of Edgar Allen Poe including dramatizations of The Pit and the Pendulum, The Tell-Tale Heart, and The Cask of Amontillado. Details: 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 3 p.m. Sunday; 3620 N. First Ave.; $18; 260-6442.

 


 

MUSIC

Friday, Nov. 4

• Enjoy Cabaret: Anything Goes! with solos and show tunes taken from pop and Broadway genres to benefit St. Philip's In The Hills Friends of Music. Details: 6:15 p.m.; St. Philip's Church, Bloom Music Center, 4440 N. Campbell Ave.; $25-$30; 577-5105.

• Listen to the Latin jazz and salsa of Manteca at the Jazz Under the Stars Fall Series. Details: 7:30 p.m.; Tohono Chul Park, 7366 N. Paseo del Norte; $20, $15 members, $10 students; 903-1265.

• Enjoy the opening concert of the MasterWorks Concert Series presented by the Southern Arizona Arts & Cultural Alliance featuring the Tucson Symphony Orchestra recreating music composed from the 17th through 21st century originally introduced by Haydn, Mozart and Beethoven. Details: 8 p.m.; St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, 7575 N. Paseo del Norte; $45; 797-3959.

Saturday, Nov. 5

• Help raise funds for families affected by domestic violence in Pinal County at the SaddleBrooke All-Star Benefit Concert. Details: 4 & 7 p.m.; DesertView Performing Arts Center, 39900 Clubhouse Dr.; $23, $20 in advance; 818-1000.

• Listen to the high energy sounds of Maria Muldaur and Her Red Hot Bluesiana Band presented by Rhythm & Roots. Details: 7:30 p.m.; Plaza Palomino, Swan & Ft. Lowell Rds.; $28, $25 in advance, $15 students; 800-594-8499.

• Enjoy Opera Under the Stars featuring art songs, arias and ensemble pieces from favorite operas, performed by professional musicians. Details: 7 p.m.; Dove of Peace Lutheran Church, 665 W. Roller Coaster Rd.; free; 887-5127.

Saturday to Sunday, Nov. 5-6

• Enjoy the Music of the Tucson Symphony Orchestra at the MasterWorks Series - Outside of the Bachs. Details: 8 p.m. Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday; Catalina Foothills High School, 4300 E. Sunrise Dr.; $40-$50; 882-8585.

Tuesday, Nov. 8

• Get your tickets for Saddlebrooke's Got Talent: Our Patriotic Spirit as local residents compete for fame and fortune with the results decided by professional judges and the audience to raise funds for the SaddleBrooke Performing Arts Group's University of Arizona Endowment. Details: 7 p.m.; MountainView Clubhouse, 38759 S. Mountain View Blvd.; $25; 818-1000.

Thursday, Nov. 10

• Explore music traditions of the Salish, Dine' and Zuni people with world flutist and cultural storyteller Gary Stroutsos as he performs Native American Flute Music. Details: 10 a.m.; Western National Parks Association, 12880 N. Vistoso Village Dr.; $15, $12 members; 622-6014.

Friday, Nov. 11

• Celebrate Veterans Day with Arizona Symphonic Winds under the direction of Laszlo Veres featuring a concert with the format of American band leader and composer John Phillip Sousa. Details: 7:30 p.m.; DesertView Performing Arts Center, 39900 Clubhouse Dr.; $23, $20 in advance; 818-1000.

Saturday, Nov. 12

• Listen to Grammy and Academy of Country Music award-winner Tim McGraw in concert. Details: 8 p.m.; Casino del Sol AVA Amphitheater, 5655 W. Valencia Rd.; $50-$150; 800-344-9435.

 


 

SPECIAL EVENTS

Friday, Nov. 4

• Enjoy Friday Night Live at St. Philip's Plaza with an eclectic mix of shopping, food and entertainment presented by the Southern Arizona Arts & Cultural Alliance. Details: 6 p.m.; southeast corner of River Rd. & Campbell Ave.; free admission; 797-3959.

• Enjoy the inaugural benefit, Chasing Rainbows, for the Fox Tucson Theatre Foundation featuring a concert by Judy Collins, a buffet and an antique car raffle. Details: 6 p.m.; Fox Theatre, 17 W. Congress St.; $150; www.foxtucson.com.

Friday to Saturday, Nov. 4-5

• Bring the whole family to the Tucson International Coin Show featuring free coin appraisals and a treasure hunt for the kids. Details: 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Tucson Convention Center, Copper Ballroom, 260 S. Church Ave.; bring a canned food donation for adult admission; 321-1000.

Saturday, Nov. 5

• Pack up your vehicle with your unwanted items, priced as you choose, and come to the St. Philip's in the Hills Tailgate Rummage Sale or just come and browse the bargains. Details: 7:30 a.m.-noon; north parking lot, 4440 N. Campbell Ave.; $25/space, browsers free; 742-1398.

• Browse handmade items such as potholders, placemats, baby blankets, and more at the Cards, Crafts & Quilts Sale. Details: 9 a.m.-2 p.m.; Ascension Lutheran Church, 1220 W. Magee Rd.; free admission; 297-3095.

• Come early, stay for lunch, and shop some more at the SaddleBrooke Arts & Crafts Fair featuring quality items for toddlers to grannies at reasonable prices. Details: 9 a.m.-3 p.m.; MountainView Clubhouse, 38759 S. MountainView Blvd.; free admission; 825-2818.

• Bring It! Shred It! Keep your Identity Safe at the community-wide shredding event for old tax records or other confidential documents. Details: 9 a.m.-1 p.m.; Country Club of La Cholla, 8700 N. La Cholla Blvd.; $5 or two canned food donations for the Community Food Bank per box; 797-8700.

• Get ready to wag your tail for a doggone good time at the third annual Greyhounds and Friends Fall Festival, presented by Arizona Greyhound Rescue, complete with a gourmet dessert auction, doggie contests, pet-related products, and information from a variety of animal adoption groups. Details: 10 a.m.-1 p.m.; Brandi Fenton Memorial Park, 3482 E. River Rd.; $5 per family, includes raffle ticket for door prize; www.azgreyhoundrescue.org.

Saturday to Sunday, Nov. 5-6

• Celebrate the heritage and culture of Scotland, Ireland and Wales with music, dancing, athletic events, and food at the 25th Annual Tucson Celtic Festival & Scottish Highland Games. Details: 9 a.m.-10 p.m. Saturday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday; Rillito Raceway Park, 4502 N. First Ave.; $12, $9 seniors/military, $5 youth; 807-9509.

• Visit painters, jewelers, sculptors, potters, metal artists and more at the Catalina Artists Studio Tour. Details: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; guidebooks available at Canyon Community Bank, Fire Ranch Glassworks, or www.catalinaazarts.org.

Sunday, Nov. 6

• Join the All Souls Procession inspired by Mexico's Dia de los Muertos holiday, with walkers, dancers, drummers, and stilt-walkers through downtown Tucson. Details: 6 p.m.; 745 N. 4th Ave.; free; 624-5004.

Wednesday, Nov. 9

• Enjoy door prizes, arts and crafts shopping, and refreshments at Designs by Diana Annual Vendor Night. Details: 5-8 p.m.; 3821 W. Costco Dr., #117; free; 797-4390.

Friday, Nov. 11

• Enjoy golf, a raffle, silent auction, and a Mexican buffet at the Interfaith Community Services We Care Golf Classic fundraiser. Details: noon-6 p.m.; Omni Tucson National Resort, 2727 W. Club Dr.; $150; 297-2738, ext. 209.

 


 

FARMERS MARKETS

• Catalina Farmers Market, Fri. 9 a.m.-2 p.m., 77north Artworks and Marketplace, 16733 N. Oracle Road, http://77northmarketplace.com.

• Marana Farmers Market, Tues. 3-6 p.m., Marana Health Center, 13395 N. Marana Main St., 622-0525, ext. 242.

• Oro Valley Farmers Market, Sat. 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Oro Valley Town Hall, 11000 N. La Cañada Dr., 882-2157.

• Farmers Market at St. Philip's Plaza, Sat. 9 a.m.-1 p.m., 4380 N. Campbell Ave., Tucson, 603-8116.

• Park Place Farmers Market, Tues. 1-6 p.m., Park Place Mall, 5870 E. Broadway Blvd., 747-7575.

• Tucson Farmers Market at St. Phillip's Plaza, Sun. 9 a.m.-1 p.m., 4380 N. Campbell Ave., 882-2157.

 


 

CLASSES & PROGRAMS

Friday, Nov. 4

• Learn about November Tasks & Cool Season Vegetable Gardening from the Pima County Master Gardeners. Details: 1-2 p.m.; Oro Valley Public Library, 1305 W. Naranja Dr.; free; 229-5300.

Saturday, Nov. 5

• Learn what life was like in Tucson in the 1870's for a courageous Mexican-American girl and her family at author Gwen Harvey's "Esperanza Means Hope" Talk and Book Signing. Details: noon & 2 p.m.; Western National Parks Association, 12880 N. Vistoso Village Dr.; free but reservations required; 622-6014.

• Learn how to pick the best garden site, check soil drainage and pH, prepare the soil, decide what plants to grow, and garden maintenance at the class Starting a Garden in Tucson. Details: 1-3 p.m.; Tucson Botanical Gardens, 2150 N. Alvernon Way; $20, $15 members; 326-9686.

Sunday, Nov. 6

• Learn preventative practices and management methods to shield plants during periods of cold weather at Curator of Horticulture Emily Rockey's class Winter Frost, Freeze and Your Plants. Details: 1-2:30 p.m.; Tucson Botanical Gardens, 2150 N. Alvernon Way; $17, $12 members; 326-9686.

• Take a look at the characteristics of cacti, where they come from and how to keep them happily growing at Director of Horticulture Michael Chamberland's class The Cactus Family. Details: 3-5 p.m.; Tucson Botanical Gardens, 2150 N. Alvernon Way; $17, $12 members; 326-9686.

Wednesday, Nov. 9

• Learn the behind the scenes process of creating an award-winning picture book from authors Jennifer J. Stewart and Lynne Avril at their presentation Creating The Twelve Days of Christmas in Arizona. Details: noon & 2 p.m.; Western National Parks Association, 12880 N. Vistoso Village Dr.; free but reservations required; 622-6014.

• Say Hello to Opera with a preview of "Faust" presented by the Opera Guild of Southern Arizona. Details: 3-5 p.m.; Oro Valley Public Library, 1305 W. Naranja Dr.; free; 229-5300.

Thursday, Nov. 10

• Discuss science in a relaxed setting at the Science Café Oro Valley featuring UA's Program Director, Renewable Energy, Ardeth Barnhart speaking on Solar Energy in the Southwest. Details: 6:30 p.m.; Western National Parks Association, 12880 N. Vistoso Village Dr.; free but reservations required; 622-6014.

Through Saturday, Dec. 31

• Learn more about the solar system, planets, and future space exploration at the UA Science exhibit Mars and Beyond: The Search for Life on Other Planets presented by Century Link. Details: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday, Thursday & Sunday; 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday-Saturday; The Rialto Block Exhibition Hall, 300 E. Congress St.; $18, $10 ages 6-13; 622-8595.

 


 

OUTDOORS

Friday, Nov. 4

• Take a Sabino Canyon Fall Hike to Blackett's Ridge, a 6.2-mile difficult hike with an elevation gain of 1,700 feet. Details: 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; Sabino Canyon, 5700 N. Sabino Canyon Rd.; included with $5 parking fee; 749-8700.

Tuesday, Nov. 8

• Bring water and wear comfortable shoes for an easy, guided Sabino Canyon Nature Walk. Details: 10-11 a.m.; Sabino Canyon, 5700 N. Sabino Canyon Rd.; included with $5 parking fee; 749-8700.

 


 

CHILDREN

Saturday, Nov. 5

• Explore desert trails with naturalist Doris Evans as she discusses the life stories of tarantulas, desert tortoises, and other inhabitants of desert holes with a close-up look at live animals following the walk at Outdoor Family Day: Desert Holes and Life Underground for families with children ages 5-12. Details: 9:30-11 a.m.; Feliz Paseos Park, 1600 N. Camino de Oeste; free but reservations required; 615-7855.

• Come aboard for a musical voyage on the Tucson Symphony Orchestra Brass Quintet Pirate Ship for music from pirate movies, musicals, and works of great composers at Just for Kids "Sailing the High C's." Kids encouraged to dress like pirates. Details: 10 & 11:15 a.m.; Tucson Symphony Center, 2175 N. 6th Ave.; donations appreciated; 882-8585.

 


 

VISUAL ARTS

Through Sunday, Nov. 20

• View celebratory works on paper in fond remembrance of those who have come before us at the exhibit Day of the Dead, Paper Party! Dia de los Muertos !Fiesta de Papel¡ Details: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; Tucson Botanical Gardens, 2150 N. Alvernon Way; included with garden admission; 326-9686.

Through Friday, Dec. 16

• View the exhibit Limited Editions: Prints from Artist-Collectors featuring the works of more than 45 artists. Details: 10:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Friday; PCC Center for the Arts, Louis Carlos Bernal Gallery, 2202 W. Anklam Rd.; free; 206-6942.

 


 

FILM

Thursday, Nov. 3

• Enjoy an eclectic collection of short films at Play It Again: Greatest Hits by UA Filmmakers presented by the University of Arizona School of Theatre, Film & Television. Details: 7 p.m.; The Loft Cinema, 3233 E. Speedway Blvd.; free; 621-1239.

 


 

HEALTH

Thursday, Nov. 3

• Raise your health awareness with vendors providing information and resources at the Catalina Recreation Center Health Fair. Details: 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.; 16562 N. Oracle Rd.; free; 825-9011.

Saturday, Nov. 5

• Older residents can receive free health checks at the Senior Health & Safety Fair which includes flu shots, free blood pressure checks, and information about fire safety, oral care, Internet safety and identity theft. Details: 9 a.m.-noon; Twin Peaks Elementary School, 7995 W. Twin Peaks Road; free; Nov5SSHFair@comcast.net.

Sunday, Nov. 6

• Receive free health assessments and participate in a free 5K fun walk/run at the Healthiest Town in America fall health event. Details: 9 a.m.- 2p.m.; 9 a.m. 5K starts, 9:30 a.m. free yoga class, 10 a.m. vendor area opens, 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. stage activities.

Tuesday, Nov. 8

• Learn about treatment options, surgery, and rehabilitation from Dr. Kim Tucker at her seminar Suffering from Hip and Knee Pain? Details: 6 p.m.; Oro Valley Hospital, 1551 E. Tangerine Rd.; free; 866-694-9355.

 

 

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