Performance Santa Fe presents Piaf! The Show, at the Lensic Performing Arts Center, Tuesday, January 25, 2022, 7:30 p.m. With a million tickets sold in more than 50 countries, Piaf! The Show, a musical celebration of the life and music of the legendary chanteuse Edith Piaf, makes its way to Santa Fe as part of an extended world tour. Conceived and directed by the Nice-based theatrical maverick Gil Marsalla and starring Anne Carrere, a young French performer hailed as Edith Piaf’s unparalleled musical heiress, Piaf! The Show premiered in 2015 on the centennial of Piaf’s birth and was inspired by the award-winning movie “La Vie En Rose.” Performed entirely in French, the show narrates the rags-to-riches story of the Parisian singer’s career through her unforgettable songs, complemented by a visual tapestry of previously unreleased photographs and captivating projections of famous Parisian landmarks of the Piaf era. Tickets are $35 – $115. For more information, or to purchase tickets, visit the website, or call 505-984-8759.
The Santa Fe Symphony presents the first of its SFS Strata concerts, Beethoven’s Harp, at the New Mexico Museum of Art, Wednesday, November 10, 2021, 7 p.m. Enjoy an evening of uplifting chamber music, featuring five Symphony principals performing works by Camille Saint-Saëns, Hannah Lash, Maurice Ravel and Ludwig van Beethoven. Tickets are $20-$55. For more information, or to purchase tickets, visit the website, or call 505-983-1414.
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 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