dance


V.28 No.24 | 6/13/2019
Yjastros in rehearsal
Photo by Clarke Condé

Art Magnified

32nd Annual Festival Flamenco

World class dance sourced locally and internationally

For the members of Yjastros, the past is rooted in traditional flamenco and the potential is to create something that not only shows the range of the company, but takes the form in a new direction—contemporary flamenco.
V.28 No.22 | 5/30/2019
Dancer Alicia Dellimore and poet Manuel Gonzalez rehearsing at Keshet.
Photo by Carolyn Tobias

Arts Feature

Albuquerque Hear Here Festival

A collaborative production at Keshet offers artist and audience new opportunities

The Albuquerque Hear Here Festival can best be described as an intensive residency. In the mold of the 48 Hour Film Festival, Keshet Dance and Center for the Arts has launched a collaborative project that pairs dancers/choreographers with musicians/composers, sight unseen.
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V.27 No.31 | 8/2/2018
J. García Dance Company remounts series of works that explore diverse themes
k. ferg photography

Culture Shock

Collected Works

Past Lives brings new energy to repertory pieces

Past Lives involves a lot of reflecting on the past—returning to crafted dances with the might of muscle memory and the persistent questioning of what has come to pass, how things might have been different and how things might be better.
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V.27 No.15 | 4/12/2018
New Mexico Salsa Congress
courtesy of New Mexico Salsa Congress

Culture Shock

Dancing in the Streets

New Mexico Salsa Congress offers a wide variety of dance experience to the city

In response to the salsa scene stagnating, the New Mexico Salsa Congress formed to expose, educate and instruct New Mexicans in Latin dance.
V.27 No.13 | 3/29/2018
Yjastros
The National Institute Of Flamenco

Art News

Dance Dance Revolution

Yjastros 32 brings contemporary flamenco to the NHCC stage

Yjastros' flamenco pieces showcase modern takes and movements integrated with foundational phrases and techniques.
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V.26 No.39 | 9/28/2017
Performers perform
Juli Hendren

Theater News

The Art of Exchange

Tricklock's budding residency collaboration with Ndere Cultural Centre

Juli Hendren visits Uganda to document indigenous dance and set up an arts festival and an exchange residency.
V.26 No.7 | 02/16/2017

Event Horizon

Party Like it's the End of the World

Friday, Feb 24: Aliento: Carnaval 2017

The musical group PANdemonium takes participants on a journey through the Carnaval traditions of Cuba, Trinidad, Brazil and New Orleans.
V.26 No.6 | 02/09/2017

Event Horizon

Dance to Your Soul's Rhythm

Friday, Feb 17: Chispa: Palenke Soultribe

A live electronic production deconstructs Afro-Colombian rhythms and blends them with modern beats, catchy bass lines and synthesized arpeggios.
via Wikicommons

Event Horizon

Even Bubbe Will Shake It

Friday, Feb 17: Fifteenth Annual KlezmerQuerque Festival

Enjoy dance and instrumental music rooted in traditional wedding ceremonies of the Eastern European Jewish people.
V.26 No.1 | 01/05/2017

Event Horizon

Fun For All

Wednesday, Jan 18: Vaudeville Open Mic

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V.25 No.46 | 11/17/2016

Event Horizon

Dance of the Dead

Saturday, Nov 26: Dia De Los Muertos Burlesque • Gwendolyn Steele • Lucy Diamonds • Perla Foxxx • Gabby O

Enjoy performances from the local dance troupe Dirty Deeds Burlesque while raising funds for Casa Q.
V.25 No.45 | 11/10/2016

Event Horizon

Classic

Friday, Nov 11: Leo and Loin

Leo Neufeld paints a live model while Daddy Long Loin interprets live music.
V.25 No.44 | 11/03/2016

Event Horizon

Wad Up, Home Fry?

Saturday, Nov 5: Homegirls Records • vinyl • Lindy Vision • electronic • Doer • A. Billi Free

Dance the night away with your local home girls.
V.25 No.42 | 10/20/2016
Indigo Sky by Cody Augustine
/ Creative Commons

Event Horizon

Supreme Sexy

Saturday, Oct 29: The Rebelle Alliance Presents: Aftermath

A burlesque show featuring local favorites Joy Coy and Mayo Lua de Frenchie as well as One Chance Fancy, RiRi Syncyr, Mr. Valdez and comedian Maverick McWilliams.

Event Horizon

There Will Be A Time Warp

Friday, Oct 28: 2nd Annual Rocky Horror Siren Show

A live performance of Rocky Horror Picture Show's soundtrack by Siren Shipwreck. Costumes encouraged.