V.20 No.18 | 5/5/2011
Talking Points A Close Call Public broadcasting breathes a sigh of relief PBS President Paula Kerger doesn't look battle-worn. But the last few months can't have been easy. Earlier this year, Republicans in Congress waged a campaign to ax all federal funding slated for public broadcasting. The Alibi sat down with Kerger during her brief time in Albuquerque to talk about the future of public media and this year's battle to save it. Comm Albuquerque Rail Yards Holiday Market Saturday, Dec 15: Noon-4pm Albuquerque Rail Yards
Discover the best of local, small businesses. More than 200 vendors with made-from-scratch delicious food and handmade crafts convene for a locavorian spirit.
Words Swimming with Elephants Soiree Saturday, Dec 15: 6-9pm Tortuga Gallery
Swimming with Elephants Publications celebrates five years with music, food and poetry and features Poet Laureate alumni, Manuel Gonzalez, Jessica Helen Lopez and more.
Song & Dance Solid Grounds Coffeehouse Saturday, Dec 15: 7-9pm St. Stephen's United Methodist Church
Scott and Johanna research, translate, adapt and arrange traditional melodies and lyrics from Scandinavia, British Isles, India and North America and perform them, using modern and traditional instruments.
Stage It's A Wonderful Life Saturday, Dec 15: 7:30-9:30pm Albuquerque Little Theatre
The saga of the everyman whose dreams of adventure have been quashed by family obligation and civic duty, whose guardian angel descends on Christmas Eve to save him from despair.
Stage In the Blood Saturday, Dec 15: 8pm Aux Dog Theatre
A contemporary urban satire inspired by Nathaniel Hawthorne’s
The Scarlet Letter. Image via Pixabay Wellness The Cuddle Revolution Sunday, Dec 16: 7pm Source
This is a completely platonic experience for adults only. Please arrive on time. Use a series of exercises to practice consensual and safe touch, as well as authentic connection.