21 days ago | Events
Playwright Kirt Shineman had a rare opportunity earlier this year, one he’s sure he’ll never have again. “It was at my wedding,” he says, “and I was watching the people I based the characters in my new play on, talking to the actors who are playin...
1 month ago | Chef and Tell
For Yasu Hashino, chef and owner of North Phoenix's Yasu Sushi Bistro, preparing sushi is serious stuff. "Sushi is not just my job," Hashino says. "It's bigger than that. This is about me saying to you, 'How can I show you guys what we ...
2 months ago | Chow Bella
That cacophonous din you hear is the screaming of local historic preservationists who’ve recently learned that yet another significant Phoenix building is about to be torn down. Earlier this month, the owners of Macayo’s Mexican Kitchen ...
2 months ago | Chef and Tell
Twenty-five years ago this week, Romeo’s Euro Café quietly opened its doors in the East Valley. “I discovered I had this knack for putting two or three ingredients together and coming up with something different than you’ve had before,” ...
2 months ago | Events
iTheatre Collaborative, the plucky company now housed in the Kax Stage at the Herberger Theater Center, has had a tough time sticking to its announced season the last few years. An October 2015 production of Conor McPherson’s Port Authority was ca...
3 months ago | Culture News
Folks who’ve been following local theater for any amount of time hear Equity actor Angelica Howland’s name and think of her performances in The Yellow Boat at Childsplay. Or her turn in Quills at In Mixed Company. Or one of her personal favorites:...