Yes and … Where Do We Go From Here?
Building an ABQ improv scene
Good improv is hard. It requires an unwavering belief in a fictional moment, a strong and steadfast collaborative spirit and a self-awareness that’s nearly impossible to achieve. Yet two regular weekly performances are a testament to how dedicated the ABQ improv scene is.
Scope Culture Shock for what’s best in this artful world. This week: new William Lumpkins, bibliophile pr0n, urban renewal keynote and famous authors in a Fe movie theater.
In Rayya Elias' memoir, Harley Loco, her unpretentious, funny narration depicts her outsider existence as a junkie, hairstylist and aspiring musician in late-'70s/early-'80s New York.
Color Me Curious
Sophie Benini Pietromarchi’s charismatic Color Book aims to awaken a love of the visible spectrum in pre-teens (and older readers who haven’t outgrown a nice picture book with lots of vivid spreads to mull over).
Image by Pat Berrett
La Estrella: A Flamenco Story of the Kings' Quest
This production features weaves flamenco dance and music, villancicos, Spanish regional dances, Escuela Bolera, African dance and Las Posadas into an unforgettable holiday story.
Image courtesy of Broadway World
Jenna, a waitress and expert pie-maker who dreams of a way out of her small town and rocky marriage, gets a chance at a fresh start and must find the courage to seize it.