Alibi V.21 No.30 • July 26-Aug 1, 2012 
Some 19  th   century teens express their sexual longing through dreamy gazes ...

Performance Review

High School Heat

ALT’s lusty teen musical is uncoordinated yet awesome—kinda like your first time

Take a late-19th century German play about school children. Adapt it as a rock musical with a score by a ’90s folk-rock one-hit wonder. Mix generously with explicit themes of adolescent sexuality, and the result is going to to be highly unorthodox.

Book Review

Piloting the Apocalypse

Peter Heller navigates a grim future in The Dog Stars

The Dog Stars

The future is miserable in the pages of post-apocalyptic fiction. The Dog Stars, author Peter Heller's scenario of what nightmares may come, is no exception. Heller's vision is utterly terrible; that grinding-monotony-of-loneliness-punctuated-with-violence kind of terrible.

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Christmastime for Mariachi Music

Mariachi Christmas

Celebrate the 20th anniversary of a radiant N.M. tradition with swirling skirts, vibrant violins and spirited trumpets that set the stage for delightful holiday folk music and dance.
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There Will Be Blood

In the Blood

A contemporary urban satire inspired by Nathaniel Hawthorne’s The Scarlet Letter.
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