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. Sports Annual Plant Sale Saturday, April 29: 9am-noon Albuquerque Garden Center
Browse various plants at reasonable prices. Proceeds support the educational efforts of the council of the Albuquerque Garden Center.
Words Independent Bookstore Day Saturday, April 29: 10am-6pm Page One Bookstore
Seven New Mexican authors assist as guest booksellers to recommend books that have influenced them or that they've enjoyed reading, in addition to promoting their own titles.
Song & Dance Live Music Performance Saturday, April 29: Noon Tortuga Gallery
Sage and Jared's Happy Gland Band delight audiences with their story-songs and witty banter. Show opens with Kevin Herig.
Song & Dance Rezilience: Voice Concert Saturday, April 29: 7pm National Hispanic Cultural Center
Vibrant contemporary and traditional indigenous musical performances featuring Shining Soul, Lindy Vision, Leela Gilday, Raye Zaragoza and Ranata Yazzie.
Dan Parsons Stage Pie Saturday, April 29: 7-8:30pm Adobe Rose Theater
Apollo Garcia, Danielle Reddick, John Flax and Tara Khozein come together in a stellar ensemble cast, dexterously moving between emotionally-driven clownish characters and their buffoon alter-egos.
via Pixabay Stage Evita Saturday, April 29: 7:30pm Musical Theatre Southwest
A recount of Eva Perón’s meteoric rise from the slums of Argentina to the presidential mansion as First Lady.
Stage Field Dressing Saturday, April 29: 8-9pm Tricklock Performance Laboratory
An experiment in what we hunt. Written and performed by Hannah Kauffmann, directed by Juli Hendren and music by Kyle Wayne Ruggles.
Sports Epic Hide and Seek Sunday, April 30: 1:30-3pm Bachechi Open Space
A park-wide game of hide and seek, camouflage, deer and wolf and other outdoor games.