Apr 8 - 14, 2010
The readers have spoken: Best of Burque 2010 distills everything that's great about this place we call Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Best of Burque 2010
Life in Albuquerque
Albuquerque Arts & Lit
Albuquerque Eats & Drinks
Albuquerque High Life
Albuquerque Goods & Services
Best Anything We Forgot
Community Pick: Richard Berry, Mayor of Albuquerque
Community Pick: Julia Thudium, Artistic director of Mother Road Theatre
Community Pick: Sandy Timmerman, owner of Winning Coffee Co. and co-founder of Q-Staff Theatre
Community Pick: Lucky (aka Mark Duran), DJ and former host of "Lucky's Belvedere Lounge"
Staff Picks Albuquerque’s Best in 2010
National tensions put a local abortion clinic on high alert.
Expert Weighs in on Health Care Reform
More from our interview with someone who had a hand in crafting the bill
National tensions put one local abortion clinic on high alert
The Reform Prognosis: How will New Mexicans be affected? An insider explains.
Burning Love: Covering fire and the people who start it
Council Watch: White out
Odds & Ends: Litterbug bust, DNR dead possu,
Letters: Waterloo, New Spain, ABQ 11, Eat Right
Paul Gessing: Obama should be less like Bush and more like Clinton
Zoe Boekbinder makes music for people who like to wear sequins to the library.
Gretchen Parlato: A voice to call her own
Zoe Boekbinder and “glam geek”
Jazz, Deconstructed series explores jazz’ roots and branches
FOTW: Sexy springtime artists at Atomic Cantina
Sonic Reducer: Grateful Dead bootleg, Frank Zappa DVD
Hallenbrick Brewery is a one-stop shop for the best draft beers in the state.
Have Fork, Will Travel: Le Fooding and a new generation of eaters in France—and beyond
ABQ Beer Geek: Hallenbrick Brewery
Chowtown Restaurant Guide
FILM & TV
Delivering bad news makes for good drama in quietly powerful indie
The Concert for Bangladesh,
“Curanderas: Folk Healers,” Indigenous Film Night benefit, a Governor’s Council on Film and Media Industries town hall meeting
starring Woody Harrelson, Ben Foster and Samantha Morton
Idiot Box: Jerry Seinfeld’s “The Marriage Ref” on NBC
Week in Sloth: “Private Chefs of Beverly Hills,” nerdy African-American comedians, Justin Bieber, HBO’s new NOLA drama, the last “Ugly Betty” and the 200
episode of “South Park”
Film Times and Capsules
One of only three productions Mother Road Theatre Company undertakes each year,
The Beauty Queen of Leenane
proves that quantity trumps quality in the Albuquerque theater community.
Culture Shock: Global Dance, Global Connections
Performance Review: Mother Road’s
The Beauty Queen of Leenane
Pop Culture: “Sesame Street” explores when families grieve
Arts Interview: Keshet’s Shira Greenberg on the Importance of Remembering
FREE WILL ASTROLOGY
Free Will Astrology Week of April 8
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