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Webb Center to undergo lobby expansion

The Del E. Webb Center for the Performing Arts recently has officially announced an expansion and remodeling plans for the 600-seat theater. A grant was provided by the John K. and Lynne D. Boyer Family Foundation, a major contributor to … Continue reading

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What to expect from “Jim Belushi & the Board of Comedy”

According to famed comedian Jim Belushi: “We are not stand-up comedians. Our show is not a passive, sit-back-and-watch experience. Most of the fun we have on stage comes from our inclusion of the audience – we get suggestions from them … Continue reading

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Artist Spotlight: Glenn Miller

The Glenn Miller Orchestra performs on the Webb Center stage on Sunday, March 2 at 3:00 pm. But, just who was Glenn Miller? —- Alton Glenn Miller was born in Clarinda, Iowa on March 1, 1904. One day, his father … Continue reading

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Webb Center holds Spring emergency preparedness training

After successfully conducting an emergency preparedness training session in October for over 50 volunteers, the Del E. Webb Center for the Performing Arts welcomed Spring season volunteers with a similar session on Friday, January 10. The Webb Center again partnered … Continue reading

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Pilobolus focus of documentary

Modern dance company, Pilobolus, is the focus of a new documentary chronicling the history of this dynamic, one-of-a-kind troupe. The film, Still Moving: Pilobolus at Forty, captures the spirit of the innovative dance company that was born when four forward-thinking … Continue reading

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Find Your Center Gala photos online!

The Webb Center’s first annual Find Your Center Gala at the Arizona Broadway Theatre on November 14, 2013 was a wonderful success! Thank you to everyone that attended and to our very talented artists: pianist Alpin Hong; special guest vocalist … Continue reading

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Elementary school songwriting workshops

Trout Fishing in America visited the Webb Center last month for two songwriting workshops and two performances as part of our free “Arts for Kids” programming. Trout Fishing in America (TFIA) is an eclectic folk rock band best known for … Continue reading

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Rex Allen Jr. inducted into Hall of Fame

The sleepy ranching town of Willcox, in Cochise County, comes alive once a year as it celebrates the life of local hero Rex Allen with a week-long festival.  This year on Saturday October 5, 2013 the “Arizona Music and Entertainment … Continue reading

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Wickenburg wins big at AzTEC Awards

Wickenburg came home with four AzTEC Awards last week at the annual luncheon held at the Phoenix Zoo. The Wickenburg Chamber of Commerce was recognized with two awards for Gold Rush Days, the Webb Center was honored with one award … Continue reading

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ALBUM RELEASE: The Del McCoury Band

The Del McCoury Band announces the release of “The Streets of Baltimore” on September 17! The Streets Of Baltimore shows McCoury and his award-winning band at their most relaxed and free-form. “I just put together a group of songs that … Continue reading

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