Events and Arts
November 17 noon
Join us November 17th for the 3rd For the Love of Art event, at Studio 128, from noon to 3pm.
FTLOA will be a workshop of "Techniques of Pouring Acrylic Paint" with Becky Fortenberry.
There will be a $20 charge and supplies will be provided. Participants will take home a finished painting. Please wear clothing suitable for messy painting and/or an apron.
Please let the Willcox Art League know if you plan to attend so we can have enough supplies for everyone.
November 14 at 1:30 and November 17 at 6:30
William Shakespeare´s controversial classic is relocated to Europe between the two world wars and comes to bristling life in this riveting production from theater legend Trevor Nunn.
One Saturday each month
10:00am-3pm - November 24
Our Project or Yours: Expert Help
smARTMAKER LAB is your place for everything tech from coding, electronics, 3D design, assembly or ???
These are the coolest projects from robots to wearable art, so come and flex your tech muscles.
Every 4th Saturday at 10:00am
$3 for everyone
Willcox Historic Theater invites families with varying abilities the opportunity to enjoy a family friendly film in a comfortable, sensory-friendly enviroment.
Lights are up, volume is down. Enjoy the show and be yourself.
With support from AZ G&T Cooperatives, CoBank, and Premier Alliances
Part III Tuesday, November 27
Get the photos you always wanted with this 3-part series.
Part III - Photo editing.
Using software to put the finishing touches on your pictures.
Instructor: Amanda Berger
Friday, November 30
Tune up your kazoo, polish your clogs, loosen up your vocal cords and show off your talent at Open Mic Night. Or come by and marvel at our local talent.
Saturday December 1
Your instructor will help you create this painting, in your own style, with our canvases and paints. Come with friends, family or by yourself.
Class Fee $30
December 8, 2018
A delightful trip down memory lane that recreates the unique styles and distinctive sounds of nine incomparable artists from Johnny Mathis to Neil Diamond to Sammy Davis, Jr.
December 14, 2018 at 6:30pm
The Fault Line Players bring Christmas merriment to Studio 128!! One-act plays and monologues will have you laughing, crying and reflecting on the true Christmas Spirit.
December 19 and 23 at 1:30 and December 21 at 6:30
The Nutcracker remains one of the most popular ballets ever with Tchaikovskys luscious score annotating the fantasy and enchantment of the tale. This glittering production is based on the historic stage designs and choreography from the original of 1892.
January 9 and 13 at 1:30 and January 12 at 6:30
Beethoven Ode to Joy, performed by the Vienna Philharmoniker, conducted by Christian Thielemann, one of the most recognised conductors of our time, leading the legendary Vienna Philharmonic orchestra. With Annette Dasch, Mihoko Fujimura, Piotr Beczala and George Zeppenfeld.
January 31, 2019
A musical journey revealing how Italian Americans influenced the American pop music scene throughout the decades, with songs made famous by such legendary singers as Enrico Caruso, Louis Prima, Frank Sinatra, Connie Francis and Andrea Bocelli
Submissions Close Feb 1, 2019
SAIFF solicits entries from all levels of experience, age groups and genre interests ensuring that opportunities are broadly available to anyone creating visual stories.
Details Coming Soon
February 14, Noon
See images of the Chiricahua Apaches during the final years of the Indian Wars, and recent photos of he same locations, for comparison, presented by Bill Cavaliere, president of the Cochise County Historical Society and a specialist in the Chiricahua Apaches.
February 22, 2019
Dave immerses the audience in the songs and stories of the west, in a type of music that is Western Americana
March 14, Noon
Using photographs, prison records and newspaper articles, Christine Reid presents the sensational stories of women like Winnie Ruth Judd and Eva Wilbur Cruz incarcerated at the Arizona State Prison in Florence. Christine Reid is a writer and researcher at the Pinal County Historical Society.
March 16, 2019
No Admission Charge - Donations Accepted
Willcox own Cindy Rae has been performing for nearly 50 years. She grew up listening to great classic country music and singing with her dad accompanying her on this Gibson guitar. At 15 he taught her a few chords and she has been playing ever since. Cindy Rae performs with many talented local musicians, and has now found freedom in playing a solo act with her Dads Gibson guitar and relating her experiences with music and musicians.
The Navajo Code Talkers
April 11, Noon
Learn how a select group of young Navajo men used the Navajo language to devise a secret code that the enemy never deciphered. Luara Tohe, a Diné/Navajo, is Professor with Distinction in Indigenous Literature at Arizona State University and is the Poet Laureate of the Navajo Nation for 2015-2019
April 18, 2019
An eclectic program of tangos, Spanish music, classical, pops and original compositions
Lived By an American Cowboy and Rancher
May 9, Noon
The 200,000 acre Lazy B cattle ranch in southern Arizona and New Mexico was homesteaded in 1880. H Alan Day, third generation to grow up on the ranch explores the ranching and cowboying life from the chuck wagon years of his youth through the 40 years that he managed the Lazy B.
June 15, 2019
A look back at the 2018 WAMM Festival! A reminder to us all that all days, even rainy days, are for fun and family! Thank you to all who participated and supported the festival, we can´t wait to see you again next year!!
Programs and movie showings that the whole family will enjoy.
Details Coming Soon
Engaging speakers who point out the Reality vs. "Reel-ality" of Hollywood Films. If you´ve ever wondered about the science behind that Sci-Fi film, or the real history about that World War II film, this is the chance to check it out.
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