Business Briefs

Business briefs 6.12.20

Arizona Theatre Company and Artistic Director Sean Daniels will partner with Florida Studio Theatre in developing a new play, “Tampa,” as part of The Playwrights Project, FST’s newly launched artistic initiative featuring 32 of the nation’s top playwrights, sketch comedy writers, and musical theatre developers. For more information about The Playwrights Project, visit For more information about Arizona Theatre Company, visit

UAPresents and Tucson Botanical Gardens are presenting a virtual series of “Concerts from the Gardens” on Thursdays at 6 p.m. The organizations postponed the series’ June 4 concert as part of the #theshowmustbepaused movement, to reflect and identify ways they can stand in solidarity with black artists and the entire black community. As a way of remembering the lives of black people like George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, and countless others, both in recent and distant history, they encourage people to support Black Lives Matter, Tucson Reparations, Tucson Second Chance Bail Fund, and to explore anti-racism resources online. For more information, visit

The Southern Arizona Watercolor Guild is calling for entries for a virtual show, “We Who Serve,” to honor the men and women who have provided essential services to the community in the battle against Covid-19. The show, featuring art from first responders and other front-line workers, will be held July 23-Aug.30. Enter by July 10 at For more information, contact Sue Ritz at or 345-9166, or Goldie Aguilar at

Emerge Center Against Domestic Abuse is hiring. See the job listings at or call Mariana Calvo at 795-8001, ext. 7023.