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    Theater Scene - What's running now

    Diet! The Musical: Like nose hair or the flu, its back to trouble us again. This mean-spirited, barely entertaining horror show of a musical stops just short of Elephant Annie jokes in an attempt to titillate an audience opposed to avoirdupois. Tu...

    by Robrt L. Pela on September 27, 2007
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    Down in Flames - Lair's fire-breathing dragon is just a big turkey

    In terms of the yawning chasm between what was promised and what has been delivered, Lair earns the distinction of being the biggest letdown ever for PlayStation 3. Worse, it's also one of those games where massive prerelease hype merely ended up und...

    by Gary Hodges on September 27, 2007
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    Special Delivery

    Knocked Up (Universal) Apparently, as Judd Apatow was making Knocked Up, he was also prepping for its DVD release, as most of the bonuses here were shot during breaks on location. And they're no small treats, either -- finally, here's a "collector...

    by Robert Wilonsky on September 27, 2007
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    New Times' top DVD picks scheduled for release this week

    As You Like It (HBO) Babel: 2-Disc Collector's Edition (Paramount Vantage) Broken (Weinstein) The Bronx Is Burning (ESPN) Building Bombs (New Video Group) Chalk (Arts Alliance America) Cinema 16: European Short Films (Warp) Cujo:...

    by Michael Gallucci on September 27, 2007
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    Phoenix, the Final Frontier - Brazilians and Brazilians of stars

    People refer to Phoenix as an up-and-coming city; they call it a late-night ghost town, a sweatbox, a suburban desert. But what it looks more and more like all the time is a deserted movie set. And the film that's just wrapped here is a cheesy sci-fi...

    by Robrt L. Pela on September 20, 2007
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    Contain Yourself - A show of things that other things go into

    Okay, ladies, what's your number one complaint about your man? He takes you for granted, right? I knew it. But don't be so hard on him. It's human nature to take things for granted and you do it all the time, too. Not necessarily when it comes t...

    by Lilia Menconi on September 20, 2007
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    Training Day - Group engine pulls dreamy little freight cars

    The front door to my very first apartment sat a whopping 70 feet away from the train tracks, on the west side of ASU not far from the neighborhood bar Casey Moore's. A half-dozen times a day, my walls would vibrate and my cat would hide under the cou...

    by Lilia Menconi on September 20, 2007
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    Art Scene - Current exhibitions, installations, and shows

    Paintings by Scooter LaForge at Antoine Proulx Design Studio: As far as turnoffs go, self-absorbed pretension is right up there with stained teeth and halitosis. And sadly, our own arts scene is rampant with artists who take themselves too seriously....

    by Lilia Menconi on September 20, 2007
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    'Roid Rage Returns - Metroid Prime 3 is the best you can get for the Wii

    In space, no one can hear you scream, Jumpin' Jesus, this is one of the greatest games ever! But that doesn't mean you won't try during Metroid Prime 3: Corruption. Hard-core gamers know Metroid's star, bounty-hunter babe Samus Aran, has been kic...

    by Chris Ward on September 20, 2007
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    Feeling Feverish?

    Saturday Night Fever: 30th Anniversary Special Collector's Edition (Paramount) For all its camp-classic status as the ultimate disco-fever dream, John Badham's movie truly is remarkable -- a foul-mouthed, mean-streets masterpiece that just happens t...

    by Robert Wilonsky on September 20, 2007
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    New Times' top DVD picks scheduled for release this week

    Beyond the Gates (Fox) Blade: House of Chthon (New Line) The Boss of It All (IFC) Boston Legal: Season Three (Fox) Brothers and Sisters: The Complete First Season (Buena Vista) Catherine Deneuve: Essentials (Wellspring) The Condemne...

    on September 20, 2007
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    My Three Sons - Take a number

    Two years after its New York Theatre Workshop debut, Caryl Churchill's A Number is remembered primarily as the play that brought actor/playwright Sam Shepard back to the stage after 30 years. And Shepard's return may well remain what's most memorable...

    by Robrt L. Pela on September 13, 2007
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    Alfredo Macias - Like no business we know

    We've heard of stage managers, but who knows exactly what they do? Alfredo Macias does, and he the stage manager of Stray Cat Theater's current production of A Number attempts to enlighten us here. And to try to convince us he hangs with genies....

    by Robrt L. Pela on September 13, 2007
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    Theater Scene - Reviews and previews of what's running now

    Dracula: The Musical?: The question mark in this Scottsdale Desert Stages production's title screams, "Careful! Hyper-clever campiness awaits you!" But who can resist any show that includes a song called "The Tippy, Tippy Tap of Love"? Playwright Ric...

    by Robrt L. Pela on September 13, 2007
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    Atlas Drowned - A sunken utopia sets the stage for a fascinating shooter

    Typically, first-person shooters are a lot like virtual shooting galleries: Great fun, yes, but not exactly thought-provoking. So it's nice when an FPS comes along that's trying to be something more -- and even better when it actually succeeds. So...

    by Gary Hodges on September 13, 2007
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    Legs to Spare

    The Graduate: 40th Anniversary Edition (MGM) Fifteen years after its last home-video commemorative edition (extras from which appear here), The Graduate once more gets the bonus-laden makeover -- and if ever a movie deserved its kudos, it's Mike...

    by Robert Wilonsky on September 13, 2007
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    New Times' top DVD picks scheduled for release this week

    Andre Rieu: Live in New York (Denon) Away From Her (Lionsgate) Bones: Season Two (Fox) Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee (HBO) Casper Meets Wendy: Family Fun Edition (Fox) Charmed: The Final Season (Paramount) DOA: Dead or Alive (Weinst...

    on September 13, 2007
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    Laugh In - Scooter LaForge paints funny

    On a recent Friday night, I made the most unattractive facial expression of my life on purpose. I was imitating my pedophilic middle-school bus driver, complete with underbite. Later, I traveled across a parking lot with a hideous limp to illus...

    by Lilia Menconi on September 6, 2007
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    Scene of the Crime - Take a tour of the scene of Phoenix's most famous murder

    My housekeeper busted me again. "You know," she said, pointing her hot-pink feather duster at me, "there are other books in the world. I've been cleaning for you for years, and that book about Winnie Ruth Judd is the only book you ever seem to rea...

    by Robrt L. Pela on September 6, 2007
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    Reviews of current exhibits, shows and installations

    "My Favorite Year" at the Mill Avenue Post Office: Mill Avenue is one of the best pedestrian-friendly streets in the Valley, especially if you're looking to rest your eyes on pretty things. Typically, those attractive things take the form of drunken ...

    by Lilia Menconi on September 6, 2007
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