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  • Vol: 4 Issue: 12March 24th, 2011

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    Mitzi GaynorRazzle Dazzle! My Life Behind the Sequins Wild Horse Pass Hotel and CasinoSaturday March 26 3pmLegend Mitzi Gaynor performs one show at Wild Horse Pass Hotel & Casino! Mitzi Gaynor is best known for her film career, (Theres No Business Like Show Business, Les Girls, The Joker Is Wild and her Golden Globe-nominated turn as Nellie Forbush in the film South Pacific), and her numerous TV specials, for which she won seven Emmy Awards with a total of 18 nominations. This produc-tion reunites her with her TV creative team and includes no fewer than five new Bob Mackie gowns.

    Modern Masters Orpheum Theatre presented by Ballet Arizona Friday March 25 8:00pm Saturday March 26 2:00pm and 8:00pm Sunday March 27 2:00pm Ballet Arizona continues its tradi-tion of innovation and commit-ment to artistry. This masterful program includes a world premiere by critically acclaimed choreographer, Ib Andersen, and the highly anticipated return of the seductive Polyphonia by Christopher Wheeldon, one of the worlds most in-demand choreographers. Choreography by Ib Andersen, Christopher Wheeldon and more.

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    Tempe Festival of the Arts Mill Avenue District Presented by Downtown Tempe Community Friday-Sunday March 25-27 10am-Dusk The Tempe Festival of the Arts consistently ranks among the Top 20 art festivals in the na-tion by Sunshine Artist and has received the Pinnacle Award from the International Festival and Events Association. While the event focuses on visual art and the art-ists that create it, there also is a wide variety of other activities for guests to enjoy. Live entertainment provides fun for festival-goers. Performances throughout the venue keep audiences in high spirits throughout the day. In addition to the Festival Jazz Stage, street performers, vendors, sponsor exhibits and entertainment booths are set up for the amusement of Festival visitors. Visit the Arizona Wine Festival for tastings and sales by the glass, bottle, or case. And, enjoy The Art of Beer featuring local microbrewery sampling and sales. In addition to arts and entertainment, the Tempe Festival of the Arts offers support to the Tempe community. A portion of the proceeds raised at the Festival benefits local Tempe charities.

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