Alibi V.16 No.37 • Sept 13-19, 2007 
From left to right: Miguel Martinez, Justin Lenderking, Emily Carvey, Rosa Robinson and Gene Grant star in the Vortex Theatre’s new production of   Bug  .

Culture Shock

Pregnant Moon

The Luna Project
at the Harwood Art Center:
Buckets of great art.

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From left to right: Miguel Martinez, Justin Lenderking, Emily Carvey, Rosa Robinson and Gene Grant star in the Vortex Theatre’s new production of   Bug  .

Performance Review

Paranoia (The Destroyer)

Bug at the Vortex Theatre

Let me start with a hilarious understatement: This play is not suitable for children. And when I say “not suitable” I mean you'd have to be completely deranged to bring anyone under the age of 16 to see this thing. The two leads spend half their stage time smoking crack. They spend the other half buck-naked covered in nasty self-inflicted wounds. The final scene explodes in a mushroom cloud of paranoia and nihilism.

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Ben Adams

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Signage*

An interview with Ben Adams, creator of Dukecity Sign*

Dukecity Sign* landed on my desk a couple weeks ago. In spare moments, I've spent quite a bit of time flipping through the thing. Hardcover. Almost no text aside from an introduction replicated in Japanese, Spanish and English. The rest of the book consists entirely of awful, full-color photographs of signs from all over Albuquerque.

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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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EVENT HORIZON (Friday, Jun 30)

Let’s Mess with Texas

Greater Tuna

Brennan Foster and Shawn Boyd play over 20 of Tuna, Texas', eccentric inhabitants from gun-clubbers to church ladies in a town where the Lion's Club is too liberal and Patsy Cline never dies.
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