Alibi V.25 No.19 • May 12-18, 2016 
Free Leonard Peltier

Culture Shock

Leonard Peltier’s Last Chance for Freedom

Gregg Deal's visual activism is indicative of the power of art

Gregg Deal questions the status quo with art that is simple, direct and impossible to ignore.
Caroline Patz
Bob Jesser

Theater Review

Forget Love, Juliet Wants Life

The women of Shakespeare question their maker

Just as she unsheathes her dagger and prepares to kill herself there is a full pause. Juliet wants to live.
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We Sang Every Song That Driver Knew

Kris Kristofferson and The Strangers

The work ofAmerican singer-songwriter Kris Kristofferson has resounded through generations of this nation's popular music. He performs works from his massive and notable oeuvre on Saturday, Nov. 23 at 8pm with the late Merle Haggard's band, The Strangers, at Kiva Auditorium. Kristofferson's brightest moments came at the end of the '60s and the beginning of the '70s: He wrote “Me and Bobby McGee,” released his classic album The Silver Tongued Devil and I, appeared at the Isle of Wight Festival and also became a highly visible actor in films like Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia and The Sailor Who Fell From Grace with the Sea. At 83, this may be your last chance to see a living legend, the man who dated Janis Joplin, live onstage, playing his heart out y todo. Tickets for this all-ages show range in price from $33 to $60.

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New Tricks for Old Dogs

Adult DJ Class with DJ Flo Fader

Learn to DJ from Best of Burque winner DJ Flo Fader, with years of experince. Proceeds benefit youth arts programming.
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