The International Shakespeare Center presents two of Shakespeare’s most potent political thrillers, Coriolanus and Julius Caesar, August 26 – September 12, 2021. The plays will be performed in rep with a tight ensemble of 11 actors, at Santa Fe Prep’s Upper School Quad, with outdoor amphitheater seating. Times are 7:30 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays; 2 p.m. on Sundays. Tickets are $10 for students,$25.00 general admission and are available on the website.
Can a man of righteous and inflexible ideals play the political game to gain the votes and trust of the Citizens? Coriolanus is the story of Caius Marcius, a war hero who single-handedly took the town of Corioles, but it is his mother Volumnia, one of Shakespeare’s most remarkable women, who wields the most potent power of all, persuasion. The ISC Company’s Coriolanus will be directed by Edward Daranyi, who was with the Stratford Festival of Ontario (the largest Classical Theatre Festival in North America,) for 21 years as a Director, Teaching Artist, and Director of Education.
How far would you go to secure democracy? Julius Caesar, one of Shakespeare’s most potent political thrillers, tells a story of the conflict between personal motivation and political ideology, rhetoric and action, stability and violence. These tensions play out through complicated and often competitive relationships between unforgettable characters. What does it mean to fight for freedom? ISC Artistic Director, Ariana Karp, will be directing Julius Caesar.
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 Northern New Mexico Fine Arts and Crafts Guild present the Cathedral Park Fine Arts and Crafts Fair, September 25-26, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The renowned art and craft fair is back in Cathedral Park for all your gift-buying needs, whether for yourself or those around you. Chat with the artists and enjoy an open-air fine-art-buying experience with wood inlay, pottery, jewelry, painting, fiber arts and more. This fabulous and beloved fine arts fair is located one block … Read More
Live, on the Tumbleroot patio, DJ Pygar mixes intergalactic tunes from all over the multiverse, every Friday from 6-9 p.m. Teaser and pleaser, guaranteed surprises and maybe some classics. Definitely a hip shaker. Be there and get your groove on!