The El Rey Theater in Albuquerque is hosting western Canadian singer/songwriter Colter Wall, Saturday, October 23, 2021, 8 p.m. Colter possesses a weathered baritone that spins narratives on the stage. He sings traditional known to most, historic reverie, and poignant originals, raising goosebumps and beers throughout the evening. It’s a nostalgic atmosphere and a simple yet colorful experience. Tickets are $27 in advance, $30 day of show. They are also available by phone through Hold My Ticket, at 505-886-1251.
Performance Santa Fe presents the public radio event Selected Shorts, at the Scottish Rite Temple, Saturday, April 23, 2022, 7:30 p.m. It’s story time…for adults! Spellbinding short stories by both established and emerging writers take on new life when they are performed by stars of stage and screen. Experience the hit public radio series and podcast live for an evening of funny, moving, and unforgettable performances. Selected Shorts was conceived at Symphony Space in New York City in 1985 with … Read More
Performance Santa Fe presents Eighth Blackbird: Phoenix, at the St, Francis Auditorium, inside the New Mexico Museum of Art, Saturday, January 15, 2022, 7:30 p.m. Four-time Grammy Award-winning new music ensemble Eighth Blackbird makes its Santa Fe debut with an eclectic program of career highlights spanning twenty-five years. Regarded as “one of the smartest, most dynamic contemporary classical ensembles on the planet” (Chicago Tribune), Eighth Blackbird first gained international attention in 1998 as the winners of the Concert Artists Guild Competition. … Read More
The Santa Fe Opera presents the world premiere of Hometown To The World, at the Lensic Performing Arts Center, December 17 & 19, 2021. This intimate opera, written by Laura Kaminsky and Kimberly Reed, was born of the complex intersection of race, religion, ethnicity and culture that was exposed following the 2008 U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency raid of America’s largest kosher meatpacking plant in Postville, Iowa. Commissioned by the Santa Fe Opera and its Opera for All Voices … Read More