2020-2021 Performing Arts Season
The new 2020-2021 Performing Arts season will present a combination of virtual and live performances.
Season subscription holders have priority seating for in-person performances and virtual presentations.
TAKE3: November 13, 2020
With a flair for the wild and unexpected, the genre-bending trio brings the refinement of a rigorous classical background and infuses it with rock star charisma. Whether performing their take on pop, jazz, or classical tunes, they bring enthusiasm to their interpretations and impart their love of music to audiences across the country and abroad.
Lande/Moore Jazz Combo: December 18, 2020
Art Lande and Glen Moore are highly gifted jazz musicians who will combine their talent to offer an evening of “interpreting art through jazz.” These two jazz men have been in the thick of the jazz community beginning in the 60s and are each considered innovators in their musical style. Their musical improvisation of interpreting art in TCA’s exhibitions is a living, breathing artistic experience that will fascinate you.
Sponsored by Robert and Connie Schmitz
For Cello’s Sake: January 22, 2021
Husband and wife cello duo, Kevin and Haeyoon Krentz present an evening of everyone’s favorite instrument. The fabulous Lauren Roth, violinist and Concertmistress of the Tucson Symphony will also join the Krentzes for a program of virtuosic, beautiful, and probing music from Vivaldi to Ravel with a stop at the circus.
Sponsored by Charlotte and Robert Nelson
Dolan Ellis: February 20, 2021
Dolan Ellis has been the AZ State Balladeer since 1966. Member of the Grammy winning New Christy Minstrels, Dolan has been balladeering ever since. Born in Kansas, but wandering to Phoenix in 1959, Dolan has made career of singing and playing music. As a balladeer he tells the stories of western culture and has written over 300 songs to share. Come hear the pleasant sounds and wisdom of Dolan Ellis as he plays his passion in historic Tubac. Who knows, he may rustle up some long-forgotten spirits itching to hear the old stories.
Sponsored by DJ and Dieter Boehm
TSO Brass Ensemble: March 26, 2021
Gearing up for Easter, we’ve invited the Tucson Symphony Orchestra Brass Ensemble to regale the Performing Arts Series concert goers with the glories of brass sound. Expect an outstanding evening with bold brass from the TSO. Come enjoy the Brass as we support the TSO’s effort in community outreach.