Loading Events

← Back to Events

Leo Rich Theater

260 S. Church Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85701 United States

Upcoming Events

Events List Navigation

February 2018
$11 - $17

The Story of Babar the Elephant | Tucson Symphony Orchestra

February 24 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 3:30pm, repeating until February 24, 2018

Leo Rich Theater, 260 S. Church Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85701 United States
+ Google Map

José Luis Gomez, conductor Narrated by Jason Jacobs, Zoo Administrator of Reid Park Zoo Everybody’s very favorite little elephant comes to life when José Luis Gomez conducts The Story of Babar the Elephant. In Francis Poulenc’s playful music, various instruments are used to illustrate Babar and the other characters in the story, much like Prokofiev’s Peter and the Wolf. Babar first appeared in French author Jean de Brunhoff’s children’s book Histoire de Babar in 1931. Francis Poulenc composed The Story…

Find out more »
March 2018
$30

Wu Han / Philip Setzer / David Finckel — I

March 28 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Leo Rich Theater, 260 S. Church Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85701 United States
+ Google Map

Beethoven: Complete Piano Trios The 250th anniversary of Beethoven’s birth will be in 2020, and AFCM began celebrating a year ago with Sharon Robinson performing all that composer’s cello sonatas. With a survey of his quartets still on the horizon, we next present all of Beethoven’s full-scale piano trios in a special two-night series, featuring chamber music’s power couple, cellist David Finckel and pianist Wu Han, plus Finckel’s colleague from his Emerson Quartet days, violinist Philip Setzer. This is a…

Find out more »
$30

Wu Han / Philip Setzer / David Finckel — II

March 29 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Leo Rich Theater, 260 S. Church Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85701 United States
+ Google Map

Beethoven: Complete Piano Trios The 250th anniversary of Beethoven’s birth will be in 2020, and AFCM began celebrating a year ago with Sharon Robinson performing all that composer’s cello sonatas. With a survey of his quartets still on the horizon, we next present all of Beethoven’s full-scale piano trios in a special two-night series, featuring chamber music’s power couple, cellist David Finckel and pianist Wu Han, plus Finckel’s colleague from his Emerson Quartet days, violinist Philip Setzer. This is a…

Find out more »
April 2018

Thumbelina & Paquita at Leo Rich Theatre

April 21 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 7:30pm, repeating indefinitely

One event on April 22, 2018 at 2:00pm

Leo Rich Theater, 260 S. Church Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85701 United States
+ Google Map

A Spring Spectacular for the Entire Family! Featuring Thumbelina & Paquita Tucson Regional Ballet performs the timeless Hans Christian Andersen story. Travel with the tiny “Thumbelina” in her adventures as she successfully avoids the intentions of marriage-minded toads and moles before falling in love with the flower prince just her size! Thumbelina will be performed with the beautiful classic Paquita, with guest dancer Roman Zavarov of Ballet Arizona. The production will be rounded out with a collection of unique and…

Find out more »

Josephina Javelina: A Hairy Tale | Tucson Symphony Orchestra

April 28 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 3:30pm, repeating until April 28, 2018

Leo Rich Theater, 260 S. Church Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85701 United States
+ Google Map

Michael Hall, conductor Story by Susan Lowell Music by Ilona Vukovic-Gay In this sequel to The Three Javelinas, Josefina dreams of being a ballerina, so she sets off for Pasadena, California. (That’s right next to Hollywood!) At the talent agency, she meets White E. Lamb who, it turns out, is a coyote. During the ensuing chase, she impresses everyone with her fancy footwork and she becomes famous, starring as the Sugar Plum Hairy in The Nutcracker.

Find out more »
+ Export Events