Emerge from the Pandemic with live music at Casa Flamenca’s beautiful outdoor performance space! Appearing on June 19, 2021, at 7:30 p.m., is purveyors of hot jazz and ear-snagging hooks, Le Chat Lunatique. Tickets are $20 at the website, or by phone through Hold My Ticket at 505-886-1251.
As unpredictable, fearless, and entertaining as their namesake, Le Chat Lunatique produces an addictive genre they call “filthy, mangy jazz,” a signature sound that makes you want to smoke and drink too much—if only you could get off the dance floor. Le jazz hot of Django Reinhardt and Stéphane Grappelli is their north star, but they use that beacon to navigate through a wide range of genres, blending Western swing, classical, reggae, doo-wop, and “anything else we damn well please” into strikingly original compositions and audaciously reworked standards alike.
Direct from Broadway, the hilarious hit musical Mean Girls will play Popejoy Hall, December 7-12, 2021. Cady Heron may have grown up on an African savanna, but nothing prepared her for the vicious ways of her strange new home: suburban Illinois. Soon, this naïve newbie falls prey to a trio of lionized frenemies led by the charming but ruthless Regina George. But when Cady devises a plan to end Regina’s reign, she learns the hard way that you can’t cross … Read More
The Tumbleroot patio presents New Mexico’s own DJ Earway, every Saturday from 6-9 p.m. Earway serves up sets lusciously influenced by post punk, dark wave and sexy funk. Can you dig it?
The Upstart Crows theatre troupe present a deep cut of Shakespeare’s Antony and Cleopatra, August 5, 7, 13, 15, 2021, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Offering a mix of larger-than-life characters, doomed love and military intrigue, Antony and Cleopatra is one of Shakespeare’s most unclassifiable pieces, seen by some as a tragedy, by others as a romance and still others as a comedy. The Upstart Crows are a Shakespeare troupe for young people age 10 to 18, who create productions from deep explorations … Read More