Arizona Arts Live is…
We are helping you experience unexpected by using our reach and influence to bring globally recognized programs to our region, while also showcasing amazing artists in our own backyard.
We extend a welcome invitation to all in our community and are working to proactively make you feel comfortable within our space while being challenged to experience something new.
You might feel awe and wonder, you might laugh or cry, you might get angry or frustrated, you might be proud or thankful. Whatever the emotion, we’ll provide an experience that will make you feel.
What’s in the name?
The name Arizona Arts Live represents the organization’s place within the broader Arizona Arts division at the University of Arizona, working to present our community on a global stage and make Tucson an arts destination.
Arizona Arts is a unified gateway to our unique visual and performing arts assets, experiences, and educational programs. Arizona Arts brings together the highly-regarded academic programs of the College of Fine Arts with world-renowned offerings from Arizona Arts Live, Arizona Arts in Schools, Center of Creative Photography, and the Museum of Art. This new division aims to bring the transformative power of the arts to all through an accessible platform for finding new and engaging arts experiences.
Arizona Arts Live is committed to making live experiences accessible to everyone.
Learn more about how we are able to assist with your visit. Patrons that have requests for accessibility that are not addressed, please contact our Box Office at (520) 621-3341.
The University of Arizona is on the land and territories of Indigenous peoples. Today, Arizona is home to 22 federally recognized tribes, with Tucson being home to the O’odham and the Yaqui. Committed to diversity and inclusion, the University strives to build sustainable relationships with sovereign Native Nations and Indigenous communities through education offerings, partnerships, and community service.