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V.23 No.30 | 7/24/2014
photos by Littleglobe
From War Zone to Melting Pot
How the International District reinvents itself through art
ID Live! features the stories of International District residents told through art in all its forms, including sculpture, painting, mosaic, writing, photography, film and performance.
V.23 No.19 | 5/8/2014
Photos by Russell Maynor
Art Theater Preview
Mommie Dearest She Ain’t
The life and times of screen legend Joan Crawford get a drag makeover
The latest show by Albuquerque’s popular drag troupe The Dolls pays tribute to a complicated star, her fabulous wardrobe and her incredible career.
V.23 No.13 | 3/27/2014
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Loving Vivian Vance
The highs and lows of an Albuquerque legend
Beautiful, talented and compassionate, the real Vivian Vance was more than an “I Love Lucy” sidekick. She didn’t always gel with her famous costars, and her personal life wasn’t always picture-perfect.
V.22 No.50 | 12/12/2013
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School of Hard Knocks
Art in the School has been working since 1985 to ensure that no children are starved of the benefits of art instruction. But now their afterschool program is threatened.
V.22 No.45 | 11/7/2013
From dance in the air to down-home drama, Stage Whispers highlights performance arts worth watching.
V.22 No.39 | 9/26/2013
The World Inside
Matchbook photomontages ignite everyday magic
Matchboxes from around the globe open to reveal worlds of hidden and layered imagination.
V.22 No.36 | 9/5/2013
Go ahead, scratch it
Introducing Stage Whispers, your lowdown on the performance arts. This week, the ladies seize the spotlight.
V.22 No.34 | 8/22/2013
Makers Make Their Mark at the Albuquerque Mini Maker Faire
More than just an afternoon's amusement, the Albuquerque Mini Maker Faire is a full-on movement.
V.22 No.24 | 6/13/2013
Memories Into Memoirs
Writers workshop returns to Las Vegas
Pick a memory, any memory. Climbing a tree at age 10. The fender-bender you tried to hide from your parents right after you got your license. Walking along a dirt road beside a field of wildflowers under a vivid, kaleidoscopic sunset.