Photographer Joel Sartore has taken on the ambitious project of photographing every species living in the world’s animal sanctuaries and zoos. Working with National Geographic, Sartore has traveled to over 40 countries, shooting portraits of over 9,000 species so far. His next stop is the Lensic Performing Arts Center (211 West San Francisco St., Santa Fe) to talk about the project, the animals and show a few photos on Thursday, March 12 at 7pm. Tickets are $10. For more information about this all-ages public presentation, see joelsartore.com.
Yjastros: The American Flamenco Repertory Company presents El Fuego Fatuo, featuring Esperanza Fernandez, on Friday, March 13 at 8pm. Hosted by the National Institute of Flamenco, this evening of world-class flamenco will be held at the National Hispanic Cultural Center (1701 Fourth Street SW). Tickets range from $25 to $60 for this all-ages event. For more information and tickets, see nifnm.org.
Old books abound at the 2020 Albuquerque Antiquarian Book Fair on Friday, March 13 from 4pm to 8:30pm and Saturday, March 14 from 10am to 4pm. Join book lovers and 36 exhibitors on the Balloon Fiesta grounds’ Sid Cutter Pilots Pavilion (4900 Balloon Fiesta Pkwy. NE) to sift through old books, maps and probably some old comic books as well. It’s $5 for both days or $2 for Saturday only. For more information on this all-ages event, see abqbookfair.com.
With Tricklock’s 2020 Revolutions in full swing, you can expect a raucous Reptilian Lounge on Saturday, March 14 at 10pm. Tricklock Performance Laboratory (110 Gold Ave. SW) itself is the stage for this late-night cabaret sure to be filled with a variety of visitors as well as local favorites. Tickets are $8.77. Revolutions passports are not valid for this event. It should also be noted that you are going to wish you had brought cash with you if you turn up without any. For more information, see tricklock.com.