Special Engagements

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The information below is from our 2014-15 season.

Special Engagements at Pence Center

Sand Story

An Evening of SandStory with Joe Castillo
$5 | Jan. 21, 2015 | 7 p.m.
Maricopa Campus - A101

This artist scatters sand on a light table, which is projected on a large screen for all to see. He tells unique stories in shapes and images combined with powerful, emotive music, leaving the audience spell-bound and captivated.


Great Arizona Puppet Theater: Canyon Condor
$5 |Free for children under 6
Feb. 12, 2015 | 10 a.m.
Signal Peak Campus - Pence

Recommended K-up. Boo is a baby condor who hatches in the Grand Canyon. When his father goes missing, we learn of the dangers facing condors today and what people can do to help. Based on the true story of the reintroduction of highly endangered giant condors into the Grand Canyon. Presented with shadow puppets and almost life-size rod puppets. Created with the help of the Grand Canyon Interpretive Department, the Peregrine Fund and the Arizona Game and Fish Condor Reintroduction Program, with support from the Puppeteers of America. 45 minute show & post-show discussion.

Senior Follies

Senior Follies | $7-10
Feb. 26, 2015 | 7 p.m.
Signal Peak Campus - Pence

An eclectic combination of talent over the age of 50.


Utah Shakespeare Festival: Macbeth | $5
Mar. 3, 2015 | 10 am & 1 p.m.
Signal Peak Campus - Pence

A seventy-five minute version of a Shakespearean play, including complete costumes, sets, and theatrical lighting.

Mayhem Poets

Mayhem Poets | $5
Mar. 24, 2015 | 7 p.m.
Signal Peak Campus - Pence

Having been dubbed "an amazing ride" by the New York Times, this mind boggling performance has been described as "The Simpsons meets Malcolm X at a Notorious B.I.G. concert". These theatre trained, comedically gifted, lyrical virtuosos seamlessly blend raw elements of hip hop, theatre, improv and standup comedy to tell gut wrenching truths that leave audiences forever changed.

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Community Events Office And Ticket Sales

Tickets are available (1) online at EventsAtCAC, (2) via Mail Order Form, or (3) in person - 1 hour prior to any Pence Show or on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 8 a.m. to Noon at the below address.

Central Arizona College
Signal Peak Campus
8470 N. Overfield Rd.
Coolidge, AZ 85128
Building:  H 017
Phone:  (520) 477-SHOW (7469)
Fax:  (520) 494-5506
Email:  events@centralaz.edu

Pence Center Notes

-Premier Season Tickets - Deadline: Oct. 4, 2013.
-Universal Season Tickets - Deadline: Dec. 11, 2013.
-Universal Season Tickets may include up to 3 Premier Shows.
-Doors will open approximately 30 minutes prior to show as long as the stage is clear.
-There will be no reserved seating or early entry.
-Group Discount Tickets for groups of 20 or more get 20% off. Enjoy discounted rate, seats are not reserved.
-CAC Students may register for free tickets for selected shows online at EventsAtCAC only.

Central Arizona College - District Office 8470 N. Overfield Road, Coolidge, AZ 85128 Phone: 800-237-9814