Alibi V.21 No.8 • Feb 23-29, 2012
Feature Statue of Limitations Oscar snubs and surprises of 2012 Jonah Hill of Superbad fame was nominated for an Oscar. Albert Brooks wasn’t, despite his riveting turn as a crime lord in Drive . Read more about who will and won’t be walking the red carpet.
Feature The 2012 Academy Awards Ballot The following is a complete listing of this year’s Academy Awards nominees. For the top eight categories, we’ve included each nominee’s name along with a list of the accolades that have already been won from awards shows, film critics associations and the like. As a bonus, we’ve posted betting odds as calculated by historic London bookmaker Ladbrokes. Art Button Palooza Thursday, Oct 19: Noon-7pm Nob Hill Fabrics
Nancy Arnold shows beautiful buttons and Japanese kimono fabrics.
Food Salud y Sabor Thursday, Oct 19: 5:30-7:30pm National Hispanic Cultural Center
Families connect with nutrition, cooking, healthy lifestyles while honoring the traditional cuisine of Hispanic nations.
Kids Pajama Storytime Thursday, Oct 19: 6:30-8:30pm Taylor Ranch Library
Kids put on their PJs to enjoy stories, music and fun relaxing activities.
Film Beatriz at Dinner Thursday, Oct 19: 7pm National Hispanic Cultural Center
Beatriz, a massage therapist and holistic healer, and also an immigrant, is marooned at the home of a wealthy client after her car breaks down.
Learn New Mexico: A Birder's Paradise? Thursday, Oct 19: 7-8:30pm Adelante Development Center
Dwayne Longenbaugh discusses the geology, paleogeology and biology to explore why there is such a large variety of birds in N.M.
Stage An American in Paris Thursday, Oct 19: 7:30pm Popejoy Hall
A Tony Award-winning musical about an American soldier, a mysterious French girl and indomitable European city, all yearning for a new beginning in the aftermath of war.
Song & Dance Shift Dance Festival Thursday, Oct 19: 8-10pm VSA North 4th Art Center
A diverse line-up of local, national and international contemporary performance artists. Go online for the full schedule.