V.28 No.24 | 6/13/2019
Photo by Clarke Condé
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
Photo by Carolyn Tobias
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.
V.27 No.31 | 8/2/2018
k. ferg photography
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.
V.27 No.15 | 4/12/2018
courtesy of New Mexico Salsa Congress
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
The National Institute Of Flamenco
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.
V.26 No.39 | 9/28/2017
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
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
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.
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.25 No.46 | 11/17/2016
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
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
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
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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.
Mina Credeur/Columbi'a Closet / Creative Commons
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.