Resistance and Creative Practice
Multi-disciplinary artists converge at “the last oil” conference
“The last oil” symposium posits that we are in the second oil age, which has had devastating effects on the natural world. One of its organizers, Subhankar Banerjee, points at art for for how to resist the destruction.
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The Creativity of a Continent
Making Africa explores the thousand contexts of contemporary design
Like the continent itself—perhaps necessarily so—Making Africa: A Continent of Contemporary Design is massive.
Lance Ozier/Todos Juntos Photography
New Songs for Anaya
Opera Southwest premieres an adaptation of a classic
For this little-over-a-week long engagement, Opera Southwest is presenting Bless Me, Ultima in the form of an opera conducted by Maestro Guillermo Figueroa.
The world-renowned mime group performs a witty and wordless performance that explores human communication with only body language and props.
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Rodey Bowe performs his favorite funky jams traversing the spectrum from R&B to jazz to funk.
Bonnie and Clyde: A New Musical
An exciting and mischievous new experience on the classice rebel love story.
courtesy of Aureole Photography
A rotating curated cast of local and traveling burlesque entertainers perform to live music from Silver String Jazz Quartet.
Confess and Conspire
Count Harry Kessler and theologian Dietrich Bonhoeffer are kidnapped by two sisters who, rather than uncovering a plot to kill Hitler, provoke confessions of sexual identity, desire and murder.
The troupe uses everything but conventional percussion instruments like matchboxes, wooden poles, brooms, garbage cans, Zippo lighters and hubcaps to fill the stage with magnificent rhythms.