V.23 No.4 | 1/23/2014
Film Review Gimme Shelter Sincerely contrived teen drama finds Vanessa Hudgens in a family way Pity the poor teenaged Disney star. Sure, they get three or four good years headlining a sitcom on the Disney Channel and a couple of pop hits out of it. But they spend the next 10 years trying desperately to shed their goody two-shoes image.
V.22 No.34 | 8/22/2013
Film Review The Spectacular Now Brutally honest high school romance throws cliché under the bus Dark, deeply felt teenage dramedy (with a heavy emphasis on the “dram” and only faint dustings of “edy”) stands firm as a brutally honest assessment of childhood’s waning days. Art Follow the Line Friday, Jan 19: 11am-4pm Richard Levy Gallery
Wall sculptures and works on paper based on Amidakuji, a Japanese game of chance from Emi Ozawa. Runs through 3/2.
Art Pre-existing Conditions Friday, Jan 19: Noon-5pm Sanitary Tortilla Factory
Collaborative pieces made from the trash of various illegal dump sites around Albuquerque from artists Cecilia McKinnon and Lance McGoldrick. Runs through 1/19.
Comm Aquarium Overnight Friday, Jan 19: 6:30-8:30pm ABQ BioPark Aquarium
Learn about ocean species and their fascinating nighttime behaviors.
Ryan Dobbs Stage The Father Friday, Jan 19: 7:30pm Vortex Theatre
A mystery wrapped in a high-stakes experience of a person with Alzheimer's.
Stage Doublewide, Texas Friday, Jan 19: 7:30pm Adobe Theater
A hilarious, fast-paced comedy, where residents of one of the smallest trailer parks in Texas are thrown for a loop when they realize the nearby town of Tugaloo is determined to annex them.
Courtesy of the artist Song & Dance Pilobolus Friday, Jan 19: 8pm Popejoy Hall
Highly-acclaimed modern dance troupe performs unique dance style that explores creativity, human connection and signature lifts and contortions.