The National Hispanic Cultural Center (NHCC) announces the return of New Mexico’s annual celebration of world music and culture, ¡Globalquerque!, September 17-18, 2021. With music that moves the body, ignites the mind and fills the soul, ¡Globalquerque! will again bring the world to Albuquerque, with performances firing back and forth on two concert stages on the NHCC’s expansive Plaza Mayor. Confirmed acts include, Cabo Verde’s legendary songstress Maria de Barros, Southern Italian neo-traditionlists Newpoli, up-and-coming Diné / San Carlos Apache singer-guitarist Sage Bond, electrifying Côte d’Ivorie Afropop stylist Fely Tchaco, Malian kora virtuoso Yacouba Sissoko and his band SIYA, master Algerian musician and composer Moh Alileche, Mongolian throat singers Tuvergen Band, and electric violinist and Ethiopian music innovator Kaethe Hostetter. Also on hand will be food and drink, from Afro-Caribbean to Street Tacos, beer, wine and more! Tickets range from $40-$70, for adults, with special pricing for children under the age of 17. For more information, or to purchase tickets, visit the website, or call 505-724-4771.
The Lensic Performing Arts Center presents, as part of their 2021-2022 season, the talented dancers of the American Ballet Theatre Studio Company, Thursday, November 11, 2021, 7:30 p.m. American Ballet Theatre (ABT) Studio Company is the junior company of American Ballet Theatre, made up of rising stars who will become the iconic dancers of tomorrow. Nearly 80 percent of current ABT dancers are alumni, including Misty Copeland, David Hallberg, and Isabella Boylston. ABTSC’s program includes masterworks of classical and neoclassical ballet. … Read More
The Museum of Indian Arts + Culture breaks the boundaries of what is deemed traditional Indigenous art, with Clearly Indigenous, May 16, 2021 – June 2022. Clearly Indigenous: Native Visions Reimagined in Glass, is a groundbreaking exhibit of works in glass by 33 Indigenous artists, plus leading glass artist Dale Chihuly who introduced glass art to Indian Country. The two-pronged exhibition focuses on how Native artists have melded ancestral ways with new methods and materials in glass, while concurrently examining … 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?