Oct. 9, 2015
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Experience the clockwork of Juan Siddi Flamenco

Art Features Locally, flamenco has a long-standing history, and Juan Siddi Flamenco does that legacy justice. This summer, the ensemble has been wowing Santa Fe audiences with its guttural vocalists, deft musicians and, of ...

Wednesday, September 2, 2015 Emmaly Wiederholt

Let It Melo

Fiesta Melodrama combines farce and murder mystery

Art Features Fiesta season is upon us, and with it comes the annual Fiesta Melodrama, which has been presented at the Santa Fe Playhouse for give or take a century.

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 Emmaly Wiederholt

Painting a View Past Prison Walls

Leonard Peltier turned to art as an escape; now his son is trying to use it to open prison doors

Art Features Somewhere in the 40 years Leonard Peltier has been serving two consecutive life sentences in a maximum security prison for a crime he still says he didn’t commit, he found his way to paint and a canvas.

Wednesday, August 19, 2015 Elizabeth Miller

A Fire that Burns

Mabel Dodge Luhan finds her way back to center stage

Art Features Mabel Dodge Luhan was a woman worth reckoning. The heiress of an East Coast banker, she was groomed to be well-married, which is exactly what she did—four times.

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 Emmaly Wiederholt

I Don’t Want Change, I Want Swiss Cheese!

Ironweed takes on the American Dream

Art Features Few playwrights have captured the extremes by which Americans define themselves through success as Arthur Miller did in Death of a Salesman.

Wednesday, July 15, 2015 Emmaly Wiederholt

…Or Bust

Workshop allows women to bust out with confidence

Art Features For the past 11 years, Wise Fool New Mexico has produced Bust—an annual workshop and performance in which women of all ages, backgrounds and abilities come together for a six-week course designed to build cir...

Wednesday, June 24, 2015 Emmaly Wiederholt

Say Hello to Pacino in Santa Fe

The acclaimed actor will present a special Salome-inspired program at CCA

Art Features “We’re excited to explore Salome with the opera, because what they do up there is incredible,” the Cinematheque’s Jason Silverman tells SFR. “The fact that Pacino has made himself into one of the grea...

Monday, June 22, 2015 Enrique Limón

Of Fiddles, Fathers and Families

Fiddler dawns anew

Art Features Few productions have secured as special a place in the annals of musical history as Fiddler on the Roof.

Wednesday, June 17, 2015 Emmaly Wiederholt

Six Plays, One Bench

Local playwrights, local actors highlight latest version of BenchWarmers

Art Features Now in its 14th year, Santa Fe Playhouse’s BenchWarmers—the city’s longest running one-act festival in which all plays are 15 minutes in length and take place on a bench—has become a time-honored tradit...

Wednesday, June 10, 2015 Emmaly Wiederholt

It’s Curtains for Grendle

The Screen’s longtime manager steps down, makes move to Violet Crown

Art Features After nearly nine years at its helm, The Screen’s credits will roll on theater manager Peter Grendle as he leaves the post to take on the job of general manager at the Railyard’s new Violet Crown Cinema.

Thursday, May 28, 2015 Enrique Limón
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