V.18 No.49 | 12/3/2009
Every Magazine I Love Is Folding First Chow bit the dust. Domino collapsed this year, and culinary giant Gourmet became toast soon after (both were in Condé Nast’s publishing portfolio). And now Metropolitan Home is shutting its doors, which I discovered when I tried to renew my subscription online a few weeks ago. “Sadly, Metropolitan Home is no longer being published. If you have questions about your existing subscription, please contact customer service.” It callously recommended that I subscribe to Elle Decor instead. Sure! Can I have it delivered right up their publisher’s ass? Here’s the stupid press release . What’s next? Dwell? Sports • Outdoor Dragonfly Festival Saturday, July 22: 10am-2pm ABQ BioPark Botanic Garden
Learn about this buzzing beast's life cycle, habitat, food preferences and how they help humans.
Comm The Quest of Champions Saturday, July 22: Noon-6pm Arroyo Del Oso Golf Course
Players complete challenges using their smartphone for cash prizes.
Stage American Idiot Saturday, July 22: 7:30pm Musical Theatre Southwest
Unhappy suburban youths are fed up with the state of the union as they deal with modern day issues, growing up, and finding meaning in their lives and the world around them.
Film Albuquerque Jewish Film Fest: Body and Soul Saturday, July 22: 7:30-10pm Jewish Community Center of Greater Albuquerque
Learn about the early performance history of the jazz standard
Body and Soul, one of the most recorded songs in the jazz repertoire and how that relates to the relationships between African Americans and American Jews. Stage Greater Tuna Saturday, July 22: 7:30-8pm Vortex Theatre
Brennan Foster and Shawn Boyd play over 20 of Tuna, Texas', eccentric inhabitants from gun-clubbers to church ladies.
Song & Dance Under the Stars Saturday, July 22: 8pm Vibrance
Ballerina Alisha Brach of the Royal Danish Ballet performs the choreography of Alex Ossadnik to Beethoven's Moonlight Sonata.
Stage Nunsense Two: The Second Coming Saturday, July 22: 8pm Aux Dog Theatre
After the passing of 52 sisters, the wild, eccentric and very lovable nuns become involved in even more hilarious hijinks.
Stage David Blaine Sunday, July 23: 8-11pm Kiva Auditorium
An unforgettable interactive experience that both shocks and amuses.
• Cuban Jazz Project 7.23.2017