At a glance: Hear the voices of western women
Hear the voices of western women
The poetry, prose, stories, songs, drawings and photographers of today’s women ranchers will be featured at a panel discussion Saturday, Feb. 16, titled “Facing West: Voices of Western Women.”
Held at 2 p.m. at the Sharlot Hall Museum, 415 W. Gurley St., the discussion will encompass a tradition that included writer and poet Sharlot Hall herself.
Admission to the discussion is free though space is limited. For more information, call 928-445-3122 ext. 0.
Troubadour Experience tributes George Strait
The Troubadour Experience, made up of members who have opened for and been members of national acts including The Gatlin Brothers; Tracy Lawrence; Pat Green; The Bellamy Brothers; and Deanna Carter, are bringing their George Strait tribute to The Elks Theatre and Performing Arts Center, 117 E. Gurley St.
From the moment the first sounds of the fiddle and steel guitar kick off “Deep in the Heart of Texas” at 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 16, listeners will be pulled into a concert re-creation like no other.
Tickets for the show are $25 for adults and $22 for seniors and are available online at www.prescottelkstheater.com, by calling 928-777-1370 or at the door one hour prior to the performance.
Esteban returns for acoustic concert
Enjoy the pure sound of the guitar, violin and light percussion in “Timeless Love Songs,” put on by Esteban at the Elks Theatre and Performing Arts Center, 117 E. Gurley St. on Sunday, Feb. 17.
Tickets for the 3 p.m. concert are $39 for VIP, $29 for adults, $25 for seniors and $50 for opera box seats, available online at www.ycpac.com, by calling 928-777-1370 or at the door one hour prior to the performance.
Learn about Arizona in the movies
From the earliest days of film, Arizona has been a setting and subject for hundreds of film with actors including Tyrone Power, Andy Devine, Katy Jurado, Steve McQueen and John Wayne.
On Sunday, Feb. 17, Gregory McNamee, research fellow at the Southwest Center of the University of Arizona, contributor on film to the Encyclopaedia Britannica, former columnist for the “Hollywood Reporter,” author, photographer and publisher, will talk about Arizona on the silver screen in a lecture titled “Cowpokes, Crooks and Cactus: Arizona in the Movies.”
The lecture is at 2 p.m. at the Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. For more information about McNamee, visit www.gregorymcnamee.com and for more information about the talk, call the Prescott Public Library at 928-777-1500.