Alibi V.19 No.19 • May 13-19, 2010 
Blake as Sheriff Milton J. Yarberry, murdering magic ghost. Fun for all ages.

Culture Shock

New Year's resolutions are for suckers. Why would anyone choose to turn over a new leaf in January, a month best reserved for footie pajamas, hot chocolate and weight gain? The real time to explore and expand is now. Though you may not have been in school for decades (and while summer doesn't officially begin for another month), there's something uniquely exhilarating about the end of May. So make your summer arts resolutions now; coincidentally enough, I have a few suggestions for this week to start you off.

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Blake as Sheriff Milton J. Yarberry, murdering magic ghost. Fun for all ages.

Performance Review

Gallows Humor

The Outlaw, Lawman and Ghost Magic Show

Duck inside Nob Hill’s best-kept secret passageway and the first side-room to appear is the Magic and Juggling Shop—a zany bazaar where trick kits entice from glass cases, sleight-of-hand artists trade tips, how-to DVDs perch next to packaged rubber vomit and snippets of esoteric conversation may include, “Sorry, we just sold out of Bite Coin.”

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Anderson-Abruzzo Albuquerque International Balloon Museum

Art News

Museums Are Hot

Summer exhibits for any attitude

Summer may be synonymous with a break from education, but that doesn’t mean you want your brain to rust. Plus, when the heat starts to boil your insides, what better way to escape it than to dash into the air-conditioned halls of a museum and admire art, learn about our ancestors or play with giant bubbles?

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Can I Get a Volunteer from the Audience?

Hocus Pocus Magic Show 2017

Sophisticated magic, comedy, juggling and unusual acts from around the world.
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Water you doing this weekend?

Cirque Italia

Acrobatics, dance, contortion, high-performance BMX and roller-skating that push t., which leaves audiences amazed and astonished.
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“From Marathon to Waterloo, in order categorical”

The Pirates of Penzance

A hilarious farce of sentimental pirates, bumbling policemen, dim-witted young lovers and an eccentric Major-General.
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Indies Always (and First)

Indies First

Eight local authors recommend books that have influenced them or that they've enjoyed reading in addition to promoting their own titles.
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Las Patronas come to the NHCC

All of Me/Llévate mis Amores

Follow a group of women from the Mexican village of La Patrona who prepare food, bag and toss it to migrants traveling on top of the freight train known as La Bestia as it makes its way to the US.
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Warrior in Two Worlds

A Night of Harmony

One of America’s most celebrated and critically acclaimed Native American musicians and Grammy award winner Joanne Shenandoah performs live.
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This is where we draw the line

The Zen of Abstraction

A brief guided meditation followed by a tour of select works in the exhibition, When Modern Was Contemporary.
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¡Feliz Navidad, folks!

The Art of Christmas: New Mexico Style Opening Reception

Approximately 430 handmade ornaments from over 125 New Mexican artists, collected by the Duran family. Runs through 1/7.
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