Top 3 Arts Events

Written by Editorial Staff Category: Arts Issue: January 2018
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Willie Nelson
January 3
With a career spanning six decades, the iconic Texan is the creative genius behind such classic recordings as “Crazy,” “Hello Walls,” “On the Road Again” and “Good Hearted Woman.”  
7:30 p.m.
Celebrity Theatre
440 N. 32nd St., Phoenix

Leslie Jones
January 6
The laughs will be flowing as the Saturday Night Live comedian and actress takes the stage. Jones most recently starred in the remake of Ghostbusters and voiced a character in the animated film Sing.
8 p.m.
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Talking Stick Resort
9800 E. Talking Stick Way, Scottsdale

Ira Glass
January 20
The host and creator of public radio’s This American Life delivers a unique talk, sharing lessons from his life and career in storytelling in Seven Things I’ve Learned: An Evening with Ira Glass.
8 p.m.
Orpheum Theatre
203 W. Adams St., Phoenix