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Second that Emotion

New exhibit tells the surprisingly recent story of flamenco in New Mexico

Art Features A photograph cut from the Albuquerque Journal in 1968 depicts, in a single shot, how flamenco was introduced into New Mexico’s heritage.

Wednesday, November 18, 2015 Rebecca Moss

Rumi Nations

Dance and poetry make music to bring life to ‘the Shakespeare of the East’

Art Features When Rumi wrote, “We rarely hear the inward music, but we’re all dancing to it nevertheless,” he penned perhaps the perfect concert promo for a recurring event that hits the heart of Santa Fe audiences.

Wednesday, November 11, 2015 Anna Mae Kersey

Speak My Language

Local artist encourages city to embrace youth culture with legal graffiti wall

Art Features Santa Fe’s art scene holds more than the works that adorn galleries lining Canyon Road, and there’s talk of opening up a new space to showcase some of those other, younger, voices.

Wednesday, October 28, 2015 Elizabeth Miller

Bodies in Motion

Mark Morris dazzles in Santa Fe sampler

Art Features “See the music, hear the dance.” These words, attributed to choreographer George Balanchine, encapsulate what the Mark Morris Dance Group brings to the Lensic on Tuesday, in its first Santa Fe performance i...

Wednesday, October 21, 2015 Anna Mae Kersey


Experience the clockwork of Juan Siddi Flamenco

Art Features Locally, flamenco has a long-standing history, and Juan Siddi Flamenco does that legacy justice. This summer, the ensemble has been wowing Santa Fe audiences with its guttural vocalists, deft musicians and, of ...

Wednesday, September 2, 2015 Emmaly Wiederholt

Let It Melo

Fiesta Melodrama combines farce and murder mystery

Art Features Fiesta season is upon us, and with it comes the annual Fiesta Melodrama, which has been presented at the Santa Fe Playhouse for give or take a century.

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 Emmaly Wiederholt

Painting a View Past Prison Walls

Leonard Peltier turned to art as an escape; now his son is trying to use it to open prison doors

Art Features Somewhere in the 40 years Leonard Peltier has been serving two consecutive life sentences in a maximum security prison for a crime he still says he didn’t commit, he found his way to paint and a canvas.

Wednesday, August 19, 2015 Elizabeth Miller

A Fire that Burns

Mabel Dodge Luhan finds her way back to center stage

Art Features Mabel Dodge Luhan was a woman worth reckoning. The heiress of an East Coast banker, she was groomed to be well-married, which is exactly what she did—four times.

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 Emmaly Wiederholt

I Don’t Want Change, I Want Swiss Cheese!

Ironweed takes on the American Dream

Art Features Few playwrights have captured the extremes by which Americans define themselves through success as Arthur Miller did in Death of a Salesman.

Wednesday, July 15, 2015 Emmaly Wiederholt

…Or Bust

Workshop allows women to bust out with confidence

Art Features For the past 11 years, Wise Fool New Mexico has produced Bust—an annual workshop and performance in which women of all ages, backgrounds and abilities come together for a six-week course designed to build cir...

Wednesday, June 24, 2015 Emmaly Wiederholt
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