Alibi V.23 No.33 • Aug 14-20, 2014 
Ballet de Jalisco won’t judge you for eating peanuts in your underwear

Arts Feature

Face Your Tulle-Wrapped Terrors With Ballet Pro Musica

Fear not the pirouettes! Gail Guengerich explains why anyone can enjoy ballet.
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Big flood = the perfect time for a boat ride?
courtesy of Kevin Fedarko

Culture Shock

Adventure runs high, Hamlet goes for the testosterone, and vintage baubles keep things pretty in this week’s Culture Shock.

Book Review

Déjà-glued

Blair Stocker’s gorgeous new craft compendium avoids common pitfalls to deliver practical, doable projects.
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EVENT HORIZON (Friday, Jun 23)

Taking It On the Chin

The Piñata Exhibit Opening Reception

Traditional, iconic and contemporary piñata artists illustrate how piñatas maintain historical and social importance while reflecting transnational shifts in popular culture.
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EVENT HORIZON (Sunday, Jun 25)

Do the Lit 'n' Lunch

Luncheon for Literacy

Reading Works and author Jimmy Santiago Baca celebrate literacy to raise money for the nonprofit that provides free literacy tutoring to adults.
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EVENT HORIZON (Tuesday, Jun 27)

I'll pray for you

How Do You Pray?

Celeste Yacoboni discusses her latest work regarding how leading spiritual, shamanic, scientists, guides and activists pray and contemplates the intention of prayer.
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