V.19 No.30 | 7/29/2010
commentary River of Shit While walking down by the river this past weekend, watching my dog wade through plastic bottles, tarps, scum, and so much miscellaneous trash floating downstream, the timeless lyrics of The Fugs - Wide , Wide River AKA “River of Shit,” were called up from the jukebox of my soul. It appears that Travis Bickle’s prophecy has been fulfilled as the recent rains have come and washed all the scum off the streets. Into the Rio Grande. Sports Medicinal Plants in Folk Healing Sunday, April 30: 1-2:30pm Gutierrez-Hubbell House
Learn how to plant and care for medicinal and native plants, as well as make an herbal tincture using a simple folk method.
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.
Dan Parsons Stage Pie Sunday, April 30: 2-3:30pm 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 Sunday, April 30: 2pm Musical Theatre Southwest
A recount of Eva Perón’s meteoric rise from the slums of Argentina to the presidential mansion as First Lady.
Art Printmakers Exchange Portfolio Opening Reception Sunday, April 30: 4-6pm Outpost Performance Space
Original artwork by University of New Mexico printmakers using traditional processes such as woodcut, lithography, etching and serigraphy. Runs through 5/20.
Stage Straight Outta Oz Monday, May 1: 7:30-9:30pm National Hispanic Cultural Center
Todrick Hall brings to life the classic American tale
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, by sharing his adventures from his small town in Texas all the way to the big Emerald City lights of “Oz Angeles.”