Idiotarod was a booze-soaked shopping-cart race

The 12th annual Phoenix Idiotarod attracted 29 teams this year for its costumed, sometimes drunken shopping-cart race through more than 3 miles of downtown...

Curtain Critic: High fives all around for Stray Cat Theatre’s ‘Hand to God’

For a horror-inspired story about possession, “Hand to God” brings forth more bursts of laughter than jump scares. Then again, its use of goofy puppets...

Downtown Digest: CD art, China and cocktails

I’m back again! It’s your favorite guide to downtown Phoenix events, T.J. Triolo! I have some interesting events for you this week, including one...

Adult Puppet Theater grows in popularity in Phoenix

Rows of puppets sit on a shelf, mouths agape and eyes blank. Stacey Gordon pulls one off the shelf and turns it to me. “You’re...

Devil’s Advocate: A Very Downtown Valentine’s Day

If you're going to make a Valentine's Day reservation at an expensive restaurant, you should probably do that soon. (To my boyfriend, if you're...