Free ‘Emi Sunshine and the Rain’ concert Oct. 17 at Queen Creek Performing Arts Center

Emi Sunshine and the Rain are to perform a free concert at the Queen Creek Performing Arts Center at 7 p.m. Oct. 17. The Americana and Gospel group’s band members are Emi Sunshine, lead vocals and ukulele; Randall Hamilton, bass; Bobby Hill, drums; and Johnathon Letner, mandolin, according to bandsintown.com. The Queen Creek PAC is […]

Queen Creek ballerina Keira cast as Clara for The Nutcracker

A Queen Creek ballerina is preparing for her leading role as Clara in the holiday classic, The Nutcracker. Keira Hattenburg, 11, will transform into Clara, a young girl who falls asleep and dreams about a prince, for two shows on Dec. 15 as Brooksher Ballet presents its annual production of The Nutcracker at the Queen […]

Legendary Sisters of Soul to be performed Feb. 9 at Queen Creek Performing Arts Center

Friday shows celebrate music in wide range of genres     Tickets are on sale for the second half of the 2017-18 season of entertainment at the Queen Creek Performing Arts Center, 22149 E. Ocotillo Road in Queen Creek. The next two Friday night concerts will celebrate a wide range of music — from soulful […]

Registration under way for theater camps at Queen Creek Performing Arts Center

Queen Creek Performing Arts Center is offering a variety of camps designed to instruct aspiring actors ages 5-12 about the theater both onstage and behind the scenes. Camp is offered 9 a.m.-3 p.m. on designated dates at the center, 22149 E. Ocotillo Road in Queen Creek. The camp schedule in general coincides with spring and […]

Musical comedy ‘Sister Act’ opens tonight at Queen Creek Performing Arts Center

  Can the Queen Creek Performing Arts Center produce a full-blown musical comedy production with less than four weeks rehearsal? The cast of 40 and crew of “Sister Act” say they can, noting that the whirlwind pace is bringing out the best in themselves and bonding them to their fellow Thespians. “It’s a great learning […]

Free Shuffle Concert gives audience a say in which selections will be performed

Seating available on a first-come, first-served basis     You choose. They play. And admission is free when they perform Jan. 20 at the Queen Creek Performing Arts Center as part of the venue’s Free Art Series. The Shuffle Concert is a unique concept in which the audience is invited to actively participate in the […]

Citizen Leadership Institute grads offered night out Jan. 13 at QCPAC

Mix and mingle with your neighbors and friends before enjoying a night of fun with Jimmy Travis The town of Queen Creek will co-host an event for graduates of its Citizen Leadership Institute on Saturday, Jan. 13, with the Queen Creek Performing Arts Center. Graduates will receive a complimentary ticket to experience Jimmy Travis, One […]

Nearly 40 actors cast in musical ‘Sister Act’ coming to Queen Creek Performing Arts Center

Queen Creek Performing Arts Center has announced the cast for “Sister Act,” the stage version of the 1992 movie musical of the same name that starred Whoopi Goldberg. “Sister Act” will be performed Friday-Monday, Jan. 26-29, at the Queen Creek Performing Arts Center, 22149 E. Ocotillo Road in Queen Creek. This feel-good musical comedy smash […]

Public invited to pop-up holiday sing-along Dec. 22 in Queen Creek

All ages and vocal abilities are welcome to sing, then stay for a movie   Love to sing Christmas carols? So does Robin Benning. That’s why the Queen Creek man organized a pop-up holiday sing-along for this Friday night and he is inviting the public to attend. The sing-along will take place 6:30-7:30 p.m. Friday, […]

Holiday dance shows Dec. 15-16 to benefit nonprofit HopeKids Foundation

HopeKids children to share center stage during ‘A Season to Shine’ Dec. 15     What do you get when you combine disciplined dance students and children with cancer or other life-threatening illness and a desire to express themselves? You get “A Season to Shine,” a special program of Dance Connection 2, a Chandler-based dance studio […]