V.20 No.29 | 7/21/2011
Mina Yamashita Mina's Dish The Return of Chef Claus Hjortkjaer takes the helm at La Provence Brasserie la Provence I was among the many diners who mourned the demise of Le Café Miche in 2009. From the beginning of Chef Claus Hjortkjaer’s tenure in 1996 until it closed, Miche was one of Albuquerque’s most popular venues for upscale continental dining. But weep no more. Hjortkjaer is in the process of making the Brasserie La Provence his own. Hjortkjaer comes to this new venture with longtime friend, and now business partner, Caryl Cochran. Art Eighth Annual Albuquerque Recycled Art Fair Sunday, April 30: 10am-4pm Open Space Visitor Center
View the works of over 40 New Mexican art vendors, browse the youth market, participate in educational activities, fun contests and live musical performances.
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.
Stage Much Ado About Nothing Sunday, April 30: 2-4pm Aux Dog Theatre
A tale of two couples dealing with mistaken identities, love, honor, shame and court politics.
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.
Learn Geology of the Rio Grande Sunday, April 30: 3:30-5pm Bachechi Open Space
Learn about the landscape along the Rio Grande as a snapshot in the long history of the constantly changing Earth, presented by Jack Oviatt, professor of geology.
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.”