Museum Hours

Apr 20, 2014, 12pm
The Museum will close at 5pm Friday April 18, 2014. We will be open Easter Sunday from 12-5pm.

Indian Film with Focus on Gender & Health Issues with Dr. Mohan Agashe

Apr 23, 2014, 7pm
Dr. Agashe is one of the finest actors on the stage and screen  much acclaimed for roles in award winning films by masters such as Satyajit Ray, Mira Nair, Shyam Benegal, Gautam Ghose and Jabbar Patel. Recipient of many prestigious awards, he was invited to occupy the chair of Director of the Film and Television Institute of India, Pune from 1997 until April 2002. This presentation will be visual, with numerous clips from over a century in the history of Indian film. After the talk, an informal pay-as-you-go dinner with Dr. Agashe will be organized at Chennai Chettinaad Palace.   

4th Annual Phoenix Artopia

Apr 25, 2014, 8pm
Bentley Projects 215 E. Grant St.  We have partnered with New Times to support up-and-coming local artists and creative individuals at Artopia in downtown Phoenix next Friday. Join us and enjoy art, entertainment, food and drinks - all included in your ticket! Use our exclusive discount code PAM at to get 50% off. Full event details are available at Share the conversation with #artopiaPHX and take a photo in the #HollywoodCostume photo booth.

Mother's Day at Phoenix Art Museum

May 11, 2014, 10am
What starts with M and ends with M and gives the best hugs? No it's not "Museum". It's Mom! This year, Mother's Day at Phoenix Art Museum is the perfect place to spend time with Mom and enjoy: The entire Museum will open at 10am Hollywood Costume Tickets ​Members: Free*/$20 additional tickets Reserve tickets from 10am to 4pm every half hour - Call (602) 257-2138 Also on View: Hollywood Red Carpet, Lifelike, The Process and the Page, and William H. Johnson Film Double-Feature with Hepburn and Monroe My Fair Lady, 11am Some Like It Hot, 2pm Members: $5 for both films - Reserve tickets Opus 11, A concert of newly-composed music for ... (View more)

National Theatre Live: King Lear by William Shakespeare

Jun 1, 2014, 2pm
An aged king decides to divide his kingdom between his three daughters, according to which of them is most eloquent in praising him. His favourite, Cordelia, says nothing. Lear’s world descends into chaos. Academy Award® winner Sam Mendes (Skyfall, American Beauty) returns to the National Theatre to direct Simon Russell Beale (Timon of Athens, Collaborators) in the title role of Shakespeare’s tragedy. Cost: $15 Museum Members, students with ID; $18 general admission.  Tickets available here. Presented in High Definition and Dolby 5.1 Surround Sound. Runtime: approx 3hrs 30min. Multi-ticket packages are also available! National Theatre Live at Phoenix Art Museum is generously sponsored by Sue and Bud Seli... (View more)

National Theatre Live: The Curious Incident of the Dog at Night-Time (ENCORE)

Jun 15, 2014, 2pm
Following its smash-hit live broadcast in 2012, the National Theatre production of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time returns to cinemas. Based on the acclaimed novel by Mark Haddon, adapted by Simon Stephens and directed by Marianne Elliott, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time has been hailed by The Times as ‘a phenomenal combination of storytelling and spectacle’. Winner of 7 Olivier Awards in 2013, including Best New Play. Christopher, fifteen years old, has an extraordinary brain – exceptional at maths while ill-equipped to interpret everyday life. When he falls under suspicion of killing Mrs Shears' dog Wellington, he records each fact about the event in the book he is writing to solve the myste... (View more)

National Theatre Live: A Small Family Business

Jul 20, 2014, 2pm
A riotous exposure of entrepreneurial greed by Olivier Award-winning playwright Alan Ayckbourn (Bedroom Farce, A Chorus of Disapproval). A Small Family Business returns to the National Theatre for the first time since its celebrated premiere in 1987, when it won the Evening Standard Award for Best Play.  Jack McCracken: a man of principle in a corrupt world. But not for long. Moments after taking over his father-in-law’s business he’s approached by a private detective armed with some compromising information. Jack’s integrity fades away as he discovers his extended family to be thieves and adulterers, looting the business from their suburban homes. Rampant self-interest takes over and comic hysteria builds to a macabre climax. ... (View more)

National Theatre Live: Medea

Sep 7, 2014, 2pm
Helen McCrory (The Last of the Haussmans) returns to the National Theatre to take the title role in Euripides’ powerful tragedy, in a new version by Ben Power, directed by Carrie Cracknell. Medea is a wife and a mother. For the sake of her husband, Jason, she’s left her home and borne two sons in exile. But when he abandons his family for a new life, Medea faces banishment and separation from her children. Cornered, she begs for one day’s grace. It’s time enough. She exacts an appalling revenge and destroys everything she holds dear. Cost: $15 Museum Members, students with ID; $18 general admission.  Tickets available here. Presented in High Definition and Dolby 5.1 Surround Sound. Runtime: approx 2hrs30mins.... (View more)

It's In The Bag

Sep 27, 2014, 6pm
The Women's Metropolitan Arts Council (WoMAC) is hosting its 6th annual fundraiser, “It's in the Bag”. Express your "purseonality" at this ultimate girls' night out featuring signature cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, live entertainment and both silent and live auctions offering everything from designer handbags to utility bags full of goodies. Think evening bag with theater tickets, backpack with hiking gear or diaper bag with baby must-haves.  This event is the creation of WoMAC whose existence is a testimony to the power of “word of mouth” advertising. This museum support organization has grown exponentially since 2005 and its current membership boasts over 100 vibrant and dynamic professi... (View more)

Manhattan Short Film Festival 2013

Oct 1, 2014, 7pm
An extraordinary global event will take place the week of September 26th to October 5th, 2014 when over 100,000 people in over 250 cities across seven continents gather in cinemas, galleries, universities, museums, and cafes for one purpose…to view and vote on short films in the 18th Annual Manhattan Short Film Festival.   The festival’s mission is to unite audiences across all seven continents of the globe for one week via the most compelling short films submitted each year. Every viewer at every screening in every venue gets to vote for their favorite short films with the winner being announced October 5th. Past winners have gone to be nominated for Oscars with 2 out of the last 3 Academy Award winning short films being a part of... (View more)

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