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Friday the 13th (and beyond)!

January 13, 2017, 12:00 am

The origins of the nefarious date's pejorative connotations are unclear, but a lot of folk seem to agree that there's just something weird about Friday the 13th. No big—you can just go about your business, doing cool things, seeing great music and being a cultural citizen of our fair city. Or something.

Crockett Bodelson: My One Trick Pony Never Became Famous

Curate Santa Fe presents this solo exhibit of drawings by Bodelson, who creates intriguing, yet simple imagery. Through March 13.

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The Mikado

You'll feel like three little girls filled with girlish glee at this family-friendly performance of the classic operetta.

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Friday the 13th Metal Massacre

Live metal performances by Savage Wisdom, Illumina AD, Fields of Elysium and Carrion Kind ... It's the most fun you can have without totally taking out a group of teens just trying to enjoy a damn camping trip.

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Collected Works Young Adult Series: Barbara Murphy and Donald Willerton

TThe new series aimed at young adult readers presents two authors who read from their respective works. Murphy reads from Miguel Lost and Found at the Museum, and Willerton reads from Ghosts of San Juan.

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An Evening with the Songwriters featuring James McMurtry, Dave Alvin and Jimmie Dale Gilmore

The trio kicks off the new year with a three part performance; Alvin is a Grammy-winning singer and songwriter. McMurtry is a writer and guitarist and Gilmore is part of the legendary group Flatlanders.

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Dance Monster: Tensnake, DJ Dirt Girl, DJ Eldon

It's a Dance Monster dance party! Tensnake comes from Germany to help the freak fest get its groove on with DJ Dirt Girl and DJ Eldon. Wear your scariest costume. Bust your most thrilling moves.

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Harmonic Diversions

Serenata Santa Fe presents a performance of a unique sampling of compositions including Carl Nielsen's "Serenata in Vano" and Richard Strauss's "Till Eulenspiegel."

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Writers Resist

This community event includes readings by former Santa Fe Poet Laureates Arthur Sze, Valarie Martinez and Jon Davis, as well as Santa Fe Living Treasure James McGrath as participants aim to be a unifying force for the protection of democracy.

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Nacha Mendez

Latin guitar and originals by this longtime Santa Fean who has powerful singer-songwriter skills.

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