Arts & Culture

Performing Arts

See dancers twirl, hear opera performers belt out, watch actors give their all, laugh at stand-up comedians, tap your toes to musicians, and more. Arizona’s got talent, and those in the audience are excited for the show.

Dancers at Tlaquepaque Arts and Crafts Village, Sedona
Tlaquepaque Arts and Crafts Village, Sedona

Dazzling entertainment and fascinating culture – you’ll laugh, you’ll cry.

Visitors find professional theater and dance companies, as well as university and community theater groups that perform stage productions throughout the state.

Choices range from Broadway shows and ballet to opera and the symphony, and from top international entertainers to local jazz ensembles, along with special events that celebrate the state’s unique heritage.

Performing Arts

Arizona Opera

Arizona Opera produces fully-staged operas, concerts, and collaborative programs throughout the state of Arizona each season. We are among...

Performing Arts

ASU Gammage

ASU Gammage is among the largest university-based presenters of performing arts in the world. It hosts concerts, theater and dance...

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Fox Tucson Theatre

Widely regarded as the "Crown Jewel" of downtown Tucson, The Fox is a movie theater and performance venue right in the center of the city's...

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Ghostlight Theatre

Ghostlight Theatre aims to entertain, educate and enrich the community through dramatic arts by offering a quality and diverse theater...

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Hale Centre Theatre

Enjoy a Broadway experience with shows that reflect our promise to provide fun and family-friendly entertainment. Our unique 350 seat...

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Mesa Arts Center

The international award-winning Mesa Arts Center features four state-of-the-art theaters and stunning outdoor entertainment areas. The...

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The Murder Mystery Company in Phoenix

The experts in mystery entertainment are now performing live, public and private interactive murder mystery dinner shows in Phoenix and...

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Navajo Paintbrush

Navajo Paintbrush is a small Navajo-owned company, with the purpose of educating by sharing the unique Navajo culture through experiences...

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Oracle Piano Society

The Oracle Piano Society is dedicated to presenting piano and other musical programs of exceptional quality and artistry in the high-desert...

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The Phoenix Theatre Company

The Phoenix Theatre Company is the oldest arts institution in the State of Arizona and one of the oldest continuously operating arts...

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Tempe Center for the Arts

The strikingly magnificent Tempe Center for the Arts (TCA), designed by Tempe-based Architekton and award-winning Barton Myers Associates...