His Town: Sloane McFarland
Sloane McFarland is not usually a man of so few words (he passed on several of our scintillating fill-in-the blanks), but he's certainly a guy of many actions. Whether he's making art or developing buildings, McFarland comes at it from the heart, and our city's the better for knowing him. The man who made way for Lux Coffeebar, Passage boutique and Pane Bianco is at it again with Yourtown, a BOP-worthy spot at 16th Street and Buckeye that one day mark our words will be the new epicenter of cool in this little part of the world. And for the record (and so he'll talk to us again after this), McFarland's video installations at least, those that we've seen are nothing like his Saturday-night obsession, High School Musical 2. You're a good dad, Sloane.
I arrived in Phoenix in 1973.
When Im stuck in traffic, I tend to remember I am not on a conveyor belt.
On Saturday night, you can find me watching HSM2 for the HSM20th time.
Rancho Solano Preparatory School: Fiddler on the Roof Jr.
TicketsThu., Apr. 27, 7:00pm
Beauty and the Beast by Ballet Etudes
TicketsSat., Apr. 29, 2:00pm
Thunder From Down Under
TicketsThu., May. 4, 8:00pm
Chris Rock: Total Blackout Tour 2017
TicketsSat., May. 6, 7:00pm
Kathleen Madigan: Bothering Jesus Tour
TicketsSat., May. 13, 8:00pm
My favorite thing about summer in Phoenix is the heat.
In high school, I was the kid who really looked funny trying so hard.
In another life, I was a bright light of hope.
On my nightstand, youll find one digital alarm clock, two Kleenexes, one photocopy of "Fifteen St. Bridget Prayers."
The best thing about Phoenix is the heat, and then the cool.
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