ShowUp.com - Jan. 14, 2012

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PHOENIX -- "Good Morning! Arizona" interviewed ShowUp.com executive director Matt Lehrman about theatre, music, cance, art, festivals and cultural attractions.

1)    25th Anniversary Weekend: The Fiddler’s Dream Coffeehouse proudly celebrates their 25th anniversary with a night of music. On Saturday, January 14, starting at 7:00 p.m., the lineup includes: Vick and Virginia, Human Jones and daughter “Z,” Wyatt and Terry Earp, Dee Strickland Johnson, Rocky Road, Hannes Kvaran, Jim Simpson, CaVU, Pete Pancrazi, and more! On E. Glendale Ave., in Phoenix.

2)    A Song for Coretta: Don’t miss this moving play presented by Black Theatre Troupe, January 13-22 at the Playhouses on the Park in Phoenix. Five women recall the impact that Mrs. Coretta Scott King, widow of Martin Luther King Jr., had on their lives. Friday-Saturday 8:00 p.m., Sunday 3:00 p.m., Thursday (1/19) & Saturday (1/21) 2:00 p.m.


3)    Ed Asner at the Biltmore: Legendary actor Ed Asner will be at the Biltmore Resort, presented by Arizona Jewish Theatre Co., for a reading of Advanced Chemistry, two short plays by Rich Orloff, co-starring Janet Arnold and Jenn Taber, on Tuesday, January 17 at 7:00 p.m. VIP tickets are available for purchase, which include a post-show reception with Mr. Asner.

4)    Romeo and Juliet: Southwest Shakespeare Company presents a faithful retelling of the timeless tale of star-crossed lovers, at the Mesa Arts Center Theaters, open through January 21. Thursday-Friday 7:30 p.m., Saturday 7:30 p.m., Saturday (1/21) 2:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., and Sunday 3:00 p.m.**giveaway of a PAIR of tickets the show, enter to win by posting on the ShowUp.com Facebook page with a character or line from a Shakespeare play!**

Make sure to go to ShowUp.com to see thousands of other events happening in the Greater Phoenix area, Tucson, Flagstaff and Prescott!