V.23 No.22 | 5/29/2014
Stage Whispers 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 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
Rick Galli Arts Theater Preview Radiant Dreams 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
Culture Shock 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.
V.23 No.15 | 4/10/2014
Photos by Russell Maynor Art Theater Preview Sometimes Poison Is the Only Cure Gibraltar stages edgy relationship at the heart of Joyce’s Ulysses Gibraltar follows Molly and Leopold Bloom over the course of a single day in Dublin. With their marriage on the rocks, Leopold is willing to try anything to rekindle the passion, even allow Molly to hook up with her overbearing concert manager Hugh “Blazes” Boylan.
V.23 No.13 | 3/27/2014
Brooks Studio, PA1978.153 Arts Feature Loving Vivian Vance The highs and lows of an Albuquerque legend Beautiful, talented and compassionate, the real Vivian Vance was more than an “I Love Lucy” sidekick. She didn’t always gel with her famous costars, and her personal life wasn’t always picture-perfect.
V.23 No.12 | 3/20/2014
Photos by Alan Mitchell Photography Arts Feature A Terrible State of Chaos Laughter lands admidst tragedy at the Southwest Irish Theater Festival In Juno and the Paycock , great storytelling, social commentary and lyrical language elevate a seriocomic classic of Irish theater.
V.23 No.11 | 3/13/2014
VIDEO Theater The F-Word and the Happy Life Rapture, Blister, Burn lays out all the options Now on its final weekend, Aux Dog Theatre’s Rapture, Blister, Burn makes you laugh while it makes you think.
V.22 No.46 | 11/14/2013
Joanna Furgal Art Theater Preview Frozen Loss Envisioned Afresh Tricklock takes on Black River Falling Created and written through ensemble work by the Tricklock Company, Black River Falling is set in the home of four sisters during one of the worst snowstorms in 1890s Wisconsin.