Tom Leveen

  • Culture

    January 17, 2013
  • Blogs

    January 17, 2013

    Jay Bennett's Phoenix Music Manifesto

    In early 2012, Jackalope Ranch began inviting creative types around town to write a manifesto -- a personal list of 10 hard-and-fast rules of life or pieces of advice. Each manifesto was paired with a local designer who illustrated one lesson/rule in poster form. We loved the Manifesto series so m ... More >>

  • News

    April 7, 2011
  • Blogs

    March 15, 2010

    Chyro Arts Venue Closing: Scottsdale Venue Will Be Shuttered On April 16

    www.chyro.orgThe lights go out on Chyro on April 16​Another one bites the dust.Chyro Arts Venue, the mostly theater, sometimes music venue, has announced its closing via its Web site. A Best of Phoenix winner in 2008, Chyro will hold one final production before a closing bash around its closing d ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 28, 2009

    Curtains: Talk Radio at Chyro Arts in Scottsdale

    John Groseclose Michael Peck is Barry Champlain in Talk Radio.​It's been 25 years this summer since Denver talk-radio host Alan Berg was murdered in his own driveway by one of his white-supremacist anti-fans. Eric Bogosian's 1987 play Talk Radio, partly based on Berg's career, just opened a ... More >>

  • Calendar

    March 27, 2008

    For Bitter or Worse

    Toxic characters go down with their relationships

  • Calendar

    April 7, 2005

    Koko Puffs

    Alwun House drags out the she-males

  • Calendar

    January 1, 2004

    Everyone Knows It's Lindy

    SWING! fever hits Phoenix Theatre

  • Culture

    June 20, 2002

    Act of Savagery

    The Valley's regular theater season comes to an inauspicious close with The Curious Savage

  • Culture

    October 25, 2001

    Cease Fire

    Stage adaptations of War of the Worlds clash with current headlines, but can't compete with the original radio hoax

  • Culture

    August 23, 2001

    Summer of '01

    From the stillness of the August theater scene comes a charming coming-of-age play