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    Calendar: Wildcat week for June 23-29

    Wednesday, June 23

    Visit The Loft Cinema to celebrate the 50th anniversary “”screaming”” of Alfred Hitchcock’s “”Psycho.”” The film is rated R for bloody good fun. Come early to enjoy the Hitchcock movie trailer pre-show. 3233 E. Speedway Blvd., 7 p.m. $8 general admission, $6 for Loft members. 795-7777. Visit for more information.

    Thursday, June 24

    Get your high-speed thrills on as Cinema La Placita’s outdoor film series presents “”Grand Prix,”” a 1960s racing film starring James Garner and Eva Marie Saint. Film is not rated.  110 S. Church Ave. 7:30 p.m. Free, but $3 donation suggested. Visit for more information.

    Friday, June 25

    If you’re looking for a late-night jazz fix along with a great food and drink selection, head to Uptown Bistro’s Jazz Jam. Enjoy jazz from professional musicians and local newcomers alike, as well as a jazz jam session. 100 N. Stone St., Ste. 102. 10 p.m. Free. 551-7055. 

    Saturday, June 26

    Fox Tucson Theatre presents the 1951 screen adaptation of “”A Streetcar Named Desire,”” a drama about Blanche DuBois (Vivien Leigh) who finds herself in New Orleans living with her sister and brother-in-law, Stanley Kowalski (Marlon Brando). Many regard this film to be the late Brando’s best movie. Film rated PG. 17 W. Congress St. 7:30 p.m. $8 general admission, $6 for students, seniors and military. 547-3040. Visit for more information.

    Sunday, June 27

    Rock out at the second annual Heavy Metal Wine Tasting Event hosted by Club Congress, featuring The Bulletboys. Wine tasting starts at 6 p.m. Doors open at 8 p.m. for music. 311 E. Congress St. $13 for tasting only. $10 for music only, $12 at the door. $20 combo ticket. 622-8848. Visit for more information. 21+.

    Monday, June 28

    Experience the Andy Warhol Portfolios: Life and Legends, an exhibit hosted by the Tucson Museum of Art. The exhibit features 84 selections from the pop artist’s work, including the famous “”Campbell’s Soup Cans.”” Pop art doesn’t get much better than this. 140 N. Main Ave. $8 general admission, $6 senior admission, $3 student admission. The exhibit will continue through July 4. 624-2333. Visit for more information.

    Tuesday, June 29

    Drive out to Phoenix for Van’s 2010 Warped Tour hosted by the Cricket Wireless Pavilion. The multi-stage show will feature many punk-alternative bands such as Sum 41, The All-American Rejects and Mayday Parade. Perfect for music lovers from all backgrounds. 2121 N. 83rd Ave., Phoenix. Concerts start 11 a.m. $35 general admission. Tickets can be purchased at 602-254-7200. Visit for complete listings and more information.


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