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Gentle humor was the lifeblood of playwright Neil Simon

When master playwright Neil Simon accepted the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor in 2006, he was visibly nervous. But his gentle humor was evident.

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Movie Review: BlacKkKlansman a first-rate suspense drama

BLACKkKLANSMAN is based on a true story of events in Colorado Springs in the 1970’s. It deals with the conflict between the Ku Klux Klan and the city police.

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Now Playing: August 24

Movies playing at Harkins Theatres, 7202 Pav Way, Prescott Valley (Highway 69 between Glassford Hill and Lake Valley roads). 928-775-7444; www.harkins.com.

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PCA 24 Hour Play Festival returns

Full productions from scratch all within one day

Kornukopia Calendar, Aug. 24-Sept. 2

Saturday, Sept. 1-Sunday, Sept. 2, Labor Day Harvest Festival, noon, Granite Creek Vineyards, 2515 N. Road 1 East, Chino Valley.

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Jazz Summit gives tribute to New Orleans on Aug. 24

The Prescott Jazz Summit is gearing up for its big show of the season next weekend, featuring Mike Vax and The Great American Jazz Band performing a tribute to the music and heritage of New Orleans.

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Review: In 'Crazy Rich Asians,' a delightful new fairy tale

There are two glittering parades running in tandem through Jon M. Chu's "Crazy Rich Asians," a glitzy and delightful adaptation of Kevin Kwan's 2013 bestseller.

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Guitar, dance collide Saturday, featuring Anthony Mazzella and Myryka Nunyaz

Two of the hottest entertainers in Arizona are teaming up for a performance mixing guitar and dance Saturday at Prescott Center for the arts.

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Now Showing: Week of Aug. 17

Movies playing at Harkins Theatres, 7202 Pav Way, Prescott Valley (Highway 69 between Glassford Hill and Lake Valley roads), as of press time.

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Kornukopia Calendar: Aug. 17-26

Everything else that's happening in the Prescott area, Aug. 17-26, 2018.

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Review: Wahlberg and Berg's 'Mile 22' is a dizzying assault

Mark Wahlberg's "Mile 22 " character James Silva has a tick where he snaps a yellow rubber bracelet against his wrist.

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Movie Review: 'The Meg' takes the science out of sci-fi

“Sharknado” fanatics, your day has come! You are finally vindicated by your years of dedication to the corny beast flicks of yesteryear. “The Meg” outpaces, outactions, outCGIs and outacts those other summer blockbusters while proudly waving a banner that reads, “science be damned!” Because there were megalodons, there are hydrothermal vents on the ocean floors and there are off-shore marine labs – so take that overthinking plot snobs!

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Now Showing: Week of Aug. 10

Movies playing at Harkins Theatres, 7202 Pav Way, Prescott Valley (Highway 69 between Glassford Hill and Lake Valley roads).

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Star-studded season celebrates Yavapai College’s 50th anniversary

Yavapai College Performing Art Center’s upcoming season – celebrating the college’s 50th anniversary – is set to feature more stars than the night sky.

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Kornukopia Calendar: Aug. 10-19

Everything else that's happening in the Prescott area, Aug. 10-19.

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Review: Shark thriller 'The Meg' goes deep, stays shallow

We're going to need a bigger boat for all these shark movies.

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Review: 'Christopher Robin' a return to Hundred Acre Wood

"Christopher Robin" is a gentle and melancholic fable about recapturing the joys of childhood as an adult with the help of a wise and innocent bear.

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Now Playing: Aug. 3

Movies playing at Harkins Theatres, 7202 Pav Way, Prescott Valley (Highway 69 between Glassford Hill and Lake Valley roads), as of press time. 928-775-7444; www.harkins.com.

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Review: McKinnon channels her inner spy in uneven 'Spy'

From the get-go, "The Spy Who Dumped Me," a Kate McKinnon-Mila Kunis buddy spy comedy, has two things going for it.

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Review: YA hodgepodge 'The Darkest Minds' whiffs on story

Kids under the age of 18 are being persecuted by adults for their special powers in "The Darkest Minds ," an adaptation of book one of Alexandra Bracken's young adult trilogy that's about five years and 15 movie dystopias too late to feel the least bit fresh or interesting.

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'Mission: Impossible - Fallout' shoots to No. 1

After six movies, 22 years, countless bruises and a broken ankle, Tom Cruise's death-defying "Mission: Impossible" stunts continue to pay off at the box office.

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Now Showing: Week of July 27

Movies playing at Harkins Theatres, 7202 Pav Way, Prescott Valley (Highway 69 between Glassford Hill and Lake Valley roads), as of press time. 928-775-7444; www.harkins.com.

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Teen idol performs teen idol show

TAD Management is bringing the music of artists like Ricky Nelson, Dion and Paul Anka to Prescott in its “Teen Idols” show this weekend at the Elks Theatre and Performing Arts Center.

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Los Pino’s Comedy Night roars again

Prescott Night Out is bringing another comedy night to Los Pinos Mexican Restaurant due to popular demand, according to organizer San Martin Rodriguez.

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Mamma Mia an absolute cinema delight

Who could forget that 2008 very entertaining film, with its big-name stars, its music and dancing and its Greek island setting. Now we have the sequel, simply and effectively subtitled, Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again.