As a musician, film maker and performer, renaissance man Voltaire has a flare for the theatrical.
His live performances, which are best described as a kind of campy gothic carnival, have been known to resemble a vintage cabaret show that revels in the macabre. On Thursday, October 6, he'll ... More >>
Lexy: the worst guard dog ever.Phoenix resident Mike Aley is the proud owner of a 4-year-old Staffordshire Terrier named Lexy, who happens to be one of the worst guard dogs in the entire world.On February 24, Aley's house near 64th and Voltaire streets was burglarized. The thieves, Aley tells New ... More >>
Restaurant owners Martin and David Antonelli are getting ready to reopen Voltaire next week, on September 10, after their annual summer break.
The traditional French restaurant, located in Scottsdale, is one of a handful of local eateries that close down for extended vacations during the ... More >>
It saddens us to report this, but Tempe music venue The Sets has gone belly up after five years. As in closed. Finito. The big goodbye.
The multi-room bar and nightclub shut its doors permanently on Sunday night following a local battle of the bands showcase.
But as startled as we were to l ... More >>
So many delicious things are in season right now, and Voltaire French Restaurant is making the most of the fresh-from-the-farm produce it's getting from McClendon Select.
First off, they're offering a special $35 prix fixe dinner this Friday and Saturday (reservations are required), featuring an he ... More >>
From a quiet corner near McDonald Drive and Pima Road in Scottsdale, Voltaire Restaurant (8340 East McDonald Drive, 480- 948-1005) has been delighting fans of classical French Cuisine six nights a week for many years. From Coquille St Jacques to tableside flambes of Cherries Jubilee, ... More >>