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Casa Vicente, Club España, Tucson Flamenco Studio, and festival sponsors are proud to present Tucson’s 6th Annual Flamenco Festival! In historic downtown Tucson, this is a unique opportunity to experience flamenco and Spanish culture in a traditional late-night, outdoor festival atmosphere. With six nights of performances, including the 2nd Annual Guitar Competition, a tribute to the late Paco de Lucia, and musicians and dancers from around the globe, this year’s festival promises to delight audiences of all ages.
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Mary Ferris came to Oro Valley in 1985, by way of Boston, by way of Madrid, Spain, by way of Goose Bay, Labrador, by way of St. Paul, Minnesota— and a few other places in between.
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Last week, more than 700 Marana and Mountain View students started a new chapter in their lives.
(BPT) - With warmer weather, more people turn to fun outdoor activities, especially after a long cold winter. Diet and exercise are the key ingredients of a healthy lifestyle, and fresh salads and other summertime delicacies abound.
My daughter is going to prom this weekend. She has everything she needs: a dress, heels and a hair appointment. She is going with is a young man I very much approve of; the two of them have been dating for over six months (which is an eternity in high school time). The other day she mentioned something about driving to his house before prom and—without even a pause—she went right on with whatever it was she was saying. I can’t tell you what that was because I lost focus on that part when she mentioned driving herself over to the young man’s house.
Tucson Trap and Skeet Club hosts the International Shooting Sport Federation's World Cup. More than 200 of the world's best shotgun shooters from more than 65 countries are expected to participate. The public is invited to watch the marksmen and markswomen, including five-time Olympic medal winner Kim Rhode of California and 19-year-old Luis "Taz" Gloria of Tucson, both of whom are attempting to qualify for the World Championships in Granada, Spain, in September, and for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in August.
(BPT) - It’s no secret that world travel is one of the most exciting perks enjoyed by men and women in America’s Navy. With more than 100 ports of call around the globe and bases in multiple time zones, there’s a great chance you’ll see the world over the course of your Navy career.
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Madrid (CNN) -- The nuns in a Carmelite community in Lucena, Spain, received a voice-mail message on New Year's Eve that they had to share with the world. The caller was Pope Francis.
The Rialto Theatre presents the "aficionados" of the Flamenco art form with Juncal Street, CBJ Flamenco Ensemble, and Flamenco Del Pueblo Viejo. Performers from Spain, Mexico, France and more mix Jazz, Rock, Funk, and Blues with traditional Flamenco. All ages show.
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This Sunday, Oct. 20 at 7 p.m. at St. Philip's Plaza, 4280 N. Campbell Ave., vocalist Joe Bourne presents The Music of Motown and Other Gems of that Era with his ten piece band. Travel back with these timeless tunes by Smokey Robinson, The Supremes, Lionel Richie, Stevie Wonder, The Temptations, Marvin Gaye, Martha Reeves, Michael Jackson and many more to enjoy those fond musical memories with songs like “Baby Love,” “My Girl,” “Get Ready,” “Sugar Pie,” “Just My Imagination,” “I’ll Be There,” “Hello, What’s Going On,” “How Sweet It Is” and more.
Inspired by European travels, gypsy jazz will bring the popular Friday Night Live concert series to a close for the season.
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