Alibi V.22 No.20 • May 16-22, 2013
Feature The Cult of Homebrew It must cross every beer aficionado's mind at some point. Halfway into a pint of microbrewed ale, you savor and ruminate on the balance of malt and hops. “This is good,” you think. “But could I do it better?”
Eric Williams ericwphoto.com Brew City Duchess of Ale Albuquerque’s oldest homebrew shop enters a new generation Michelle Trujillo proudly carries the torch for her father Victor, who started Victor’s Grape Arbor, Albuquerque’s first (and, for a long time, only) homebrew supply store.
Brew City Brewing it for Ourselves A short guide to the long history of American homebrew America has a long history with home brewing beer. The pilgrims did it in Plymouth because it was considered safer than the questionable water of their adopted home. George Washington and Thomas Jefferson made beer at Mount Vernon and Monticello respectively. Art Follow the Line Thursday, Jan 18: 11am-4pm Richard Levy Gallery
Wall sculptures and works on paper based on Amidakuji, a Japanese game of chance from Emi Ozawa. Runs through 3/2.
Art Pre-existing Conditions Thursday, Jan 18: Noon-5pm Sanitary Tortilla Factory
Collaborative pieces made from the trash of various illegal dump sites around Albuquerque from artists Cecilia McKinnon and Lance McGoldrick. Runs through 1/19.
Wellness Zumba Bliss Thursday, Jan 18: 4:40-5:30pm Maple Street Dance Space
Zumba, Latin dancing and kickboxing for all fitness levels.
Film Along for the Ride Thursday, Jan 18: 5:15-8pm KiMo Theatre
Explore the highs, lows and the phoenix-like ascension of iconic Hollywood maverick Dennis Hopper.
Kids Pajama Storytime Thursday, Jan 18: 6:30-7:30pm Taylor Ranch Library
Kids wear their PJs and enjoy stories, music, and fun, relaxing activities.
Learn Water: Key to Bird Survival in the Southwest Thursday, Jan 18: 7-8:30pm Adelante Development Center
Desiree Loggins, Regional Network Manager and Audubon New Mexico discuss Audubon's water strategy, conservation, policy, science teams and more.
Stage Doublewide, Texas Friday, Jan 19: 7:30pm Adobe Theater
A hilarious, fast-paced comedy, where residents of one of the smallest trailer parks in Texas are thrown for a loop when they realize the nearby town of Tugaloo is determined to annex them.
Courtesy of the artist Song & Dance Pilobolus Friday, Jan 19: 8pm Popejoy Hall
Highly-acclaimed modern dance troupe performs unique dance style that explores creativity, human connection and signature lifts and contortions.