V.23 No.37 | 9/11/2014
Eric Williams ericwphoto.com
Art in the Black
Vortex Theatre finds new home for charming opening play
Big changes afoot for Vortex Theatre: a new location, plus a great new play by Steve Martin.
America’s working-class struggles take center stage in Nickel and Dimed, plus The Jammer is on its way with some violent, glorious roller derby.
V.23 No.34 | 8/21/2014
photo courtesy of Keshet
Cuckoo for Gaga
Learn a liquid-limbed dance language at Keshet and get fired up for the 5th Latin Dance Festival this weekend.
V.23 No.33 | 8/14/2014
courtesy of Kevin Fedarko
Adventure runs high, Hamlet goes for the testosterone, and vintage baubles keep things pretty in this week’s Culture Shock.
V.23 No.22 | 5/29/2014
In a Biblical sense
The Bible: The Complete Word of God (abridged), Sticky Rice and An Operatic Trilogy For Families present theatergoers with a slew of entertainment options.
V.23 No.21 | 5/22/2014
CC BY Harald Groven
Crib Notes: May 22, 2014
From agency scandal to teevee mythos to political contests—what do you know about last week’s New Mexico news? Test your recall with the Weekly Alibi pop quiz.
V.23 No.20 | 5/15/2014
Arts Theater Preview
These Shining Lives, by award-winning playwright Melanie Marlich, tells the story of women employed to apply radioactive paint to watch dials in 1920s Chicago.
V.23 No.19 | 5/8/2014
Photos by Russell Maynor
Art Theater Preview
Mommie Dearest She Ain’t
The life and times of screen legend Joan Crawford get a drag makeover
The latest show by Albuquerque’s popular drag troupe The Dolls pays tribute to a complicated star, her fabulous wardrobe and her incredible career.
V.23 No.17 | 4/24/2014
Feed the pyre
A local mag for creatives, a little yellow suitcase that leads to a personal journey and commemorating the Holocaust through dance—scope a world of ABQ arts with Culture Shock.