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Off The Hill 07-10-14

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Art exhibits
Local Color: Judy Chicago in New Mexico 1984-2014 runs through Oct. 12.

“Imprints of Home, Works on Paper”, is a group show featuring art prints, and poems by 12 artists. First Friday artist receptions, 3-6 p.m. July 19 at the Weyrich Gallery in Albuquerque. Show closes July 25.

Zane Bennett Contemporary Art announces an exhibition: “Complications:” Works by Matthew Szösz and “Byways:” Works by Damian Stamer. The exhibition will be through July 19.

Zane Bennett Contemporary Art, Santa Fe, in collaboration with Mizuma Art Gallery, Tokyo, announces IMPACTS! an exhibition of Japanese contemporary art. The Preview Opening will be from 5-7 p.m. July 25. Show will run from Aug. 19-23, ZBCA will host a series of special events relating to Japanese contemporary art and culture at the gallery, including panel discussions, film viewings, artist talks, a traditional Japanese Tea Ceremony and a live painting by AI Kato. There will be a grand opening reception from 5-7 p.m. Aug. 22. This exhibition will run through to Sept. 22.
Auditions
“Nickel and Dimed” by Joan Holden, based on “Nickel and Dimed, Or (Not) Getting By in America,” by Barbara Ehrenreich. 10 a.m.-noon July 19 and 1-3 p.m.; 6-8 p.m. July 20. Call backs dates and times will be announced at the initial auditions. All those who wish to audition are free to come at the time of their choosing. Everyone will receive a copy of a possible rehearsal schedule at the audition. All auditions will be at the Adobe Theatre 9813 4th St. NW ABQ. Performance dates are Sept. 12-Oct. 5.

“American Idol” audition bus will be in Albuquerque July 15 in Old Town Plaza, N. Plaza St. NW.
Ballet
Aspen Santa Fe Ballet. 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Encore 8 p.m. Aug. 30. Lensic Performing Arts Center in Santa Fe. For tickets visit aspensantafeballet.com.
Classes
Raw foods For Hot Summers. A class on the therapeutic benefits of raw living foods and their use in keeping cool though summer. Raw feast, talk, dessert and tea. $60/person with a meal included). 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday at Zia Energetics in Chimayó.
Comedy
Lewis Black. 8 p.m. Sept. 19 at Legends Theater, Route 66 Casino in Albuquerque. For tickets visit holdmyticket.com.
Concerts
Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival. 1 p.m. Saturday at Isleta Amphitheater in Albuquerqu. Tickets available at livenation.com.

Steely Dan. 7:30 p.m. July 16 at Legends Theater, Route 66 Casino in Albuquerque. For tickets visit holdmyticket.com.

Motley Crue with Alice Cooper. July 17 at Isleta Amphitheater in Albuquerque. Visit livenation.com for ticket information and cost.

Boston with special guest Cheap Trick: Heaven on Earth Tour. 7 p.m. July 22 at Sandia Resort and Casino Amphitheater in Albuquerque. For tickets visit ticketmaster.com.

Summer Sessions 2014: Slightly Stoopid, Cypress Hill, Stephen Marley. July 23 at Isleta Amphitheater.

Tim McGraw with Kip Moore. 7 p.m. July 27 at Isleta Amphitheater in Albuquerque. Visit vividseats.com for tickets.

Monumentour Tour: Fall Out Boy and Paramore. 7 p.m. Aug. 7 at Isleta Amphitheater in Albuquerque.
Under The Sun Tour with Sugar Ray, Blues Traveler and Smash Mouth. 7:30 p.m. Aug. 7 at Legends Theater, Route 66 Casino in Albuquerque. For tickets visit holdmyticket.com.
Dance
Juan Siddi Flamenco Santa Fe. 8 p.m., July 18, 27, Aug. 3, 9 at the Lensic Performing Center. For tickets visit aspensantafeballet.com.
Festivals
¡Viva la Cultura! An Historic Cultural Festival! Organized by the Spanish Colonial Arts Society. July 22-27 at the Museum of Spanish Colonial Art and on the Historic Santa Fe Plaza. 2-6 p.m. Family Day at the museum. ¡Viva la Familia!, July 22: Storytelling, music, flamenco dancers, children’s recipes and bouncy house and face painting. Artists include youth artists from Spanish Market, mini workshops and display. La Sociedad Folklórica — period costumes and fashion show. Members are free, nonmembers $5 per person, $15 per family. For more events at the museum, call 982-2666 or visit spanishcolonial.org.

The 2014 Summer Festival. Through Aug. 17. For program descriptions, ticket prices, dates, times and venues in both Santa Fe and Albuquerque, visit the website.

Taos Pueblo Pow Wow. Friday through Sunday. For details visit TaosPuebloPowWow.com.

Toast of Taos Wine Festival and Golf Tournament. Saturday at Taos Country Club. Golf tournament begins at 9 a.m. and the wine festival is from 2-5 p.m. For details and prices visit taoslions.org.

Fiesta de Taos. July 18-20 at the Taos Plaza. For details visit fiestadetaos.com.
Film
Cinema at the Kimo Theater. Various movies from every era shown each day. Visit kimotickets.com for featured movies, prices and times. 423 Central Ave. NW in Albuquerque.
Festivals
The 7th Annual Santa Fe Renaissance Fair. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sept. 20-21 at El Rancho de las Golondrinas. Featuring Medieval combat, Clan Tynker, Queen Isabella, belly dancers, food vendors, kids’ games, beer and mead, costume contests and more than stages with continuous entertainment. $10 adults, $8 seniors and teens, children under 12 admitted free.

The 2014 Summer Festival. today through Aug. 17. For program descriptions, ticket prices, dates, times and venues in both Santa Fe and Albuquerque. desertchorale.org.

The 63rd Annual Spanish Market in Santa Fe. July 21-27.
Fundraisers
The Los Alamos American Legion Riders are seeking sponsorships for wreaths that will be placed on veterans’ graves during a nationwide remembrance ceremony at cemeteries in New Mexico. For more information, visit wreathsacrossamerica.org.
Galleries
Richard Tuschman — Hopper Meditations. Inaugural exhibition and grand opening of new space located at 541 S. Guadalupe St. in Santa Fe. Exhibition runs through July 19.

Encaustic Art Institute Gallery presents “The Art of Nature and all that is Natural.” Noon to 5 p.m. July 19-Sept. 1 at the Institute’s Pyramid Gallery in Cerrillos.
Kids
Disney Jr. Live: Pirate and Princess Adventure. 1 and 4 p.m. Aug. 31 at the Santa Ana Star Center. For tickets visit santanastarcenter.com.
Miscellaneous
“Spring Fling” Quilt Raffle. Quilt made by members of Quilters of the Valley. Drawing is July 26. Tickets available at the Española Valley Fiber Arts Center and from any member of Quilters of the Valley. One for $6, two for $10, five $20. For more information and further details contact 505-747-3577 or info@evfac.org.
Museums
Taos Art Museum at Fechin House: Through Sept. 21 — Intimate and International: The Art of Nicolai Fechin; taosartmuseum.org. The exhibit highlights the contrast between the worldwide experience of the artist and the personal character of his art — whether the loving, gestural portrayals of his sitters, still-lifes, and landscapes, or the exquisite home he handcrafted for his small family in Taos. Visit taosartmuseum.org/events.html.

The Couse Foundation Open House. 146 Kit Carson Road, for the opening of the exhibit, “E. I. Couse, the Painter and His Craft,” which will feature E.I. Couse’s painting techniques. It will include examples of the photographs, drawings and studies Couse used in his process. The exhibit will run through Oct. 11. For more information on the Open House, call 575-751-0369 or visit our website at couse-sharp.org.

The Couse Foundation announces “The Legacy Continues” an exhibit of graphite drawings at 203 Gallery by E.I. Couse’s great-grandson, Dustin Leavitt. The exhibit will run until the end of July at 203 Gallery, 203 Ledoux Street in Taos. For more information, call 203 Gallery at 575-751-1262.

The Taos School of Music’s 52nd Season. Miro Quartet & Robert McDonald, pianist, 7:30 p.m. July 20. Concert 4 - Wednesday, July 23, 7:30pm - Robert McDonald Piano Recital, 7:30 p.m. July 23 and Brentano String Quartet & Robert McDonald, 7:30 p.m. Aug. 3. Series of free seminars and Young Artist concerts. Concert runs through Aug. 10 at the Taos Community Auditorium. Tickets $20 for individuals or $10 age 16 and under, available at Taos Mudd-N-Flood, online at taosschoolofmusic.com/tickets, or at the box office the evening of performance. Season tickets, $80. Young Artist Concert tickets, $8 each.

“Work in Progress: Folk Artists on Immigration,” at the International Folk Art Museum in Santa Fe. Show runs in conjunction with the 11th Annual International Folk Art Market in July.
Music
Geist Cabaret. 6-9 p.m. at Pranzo Italian Grill in Santa Fe. $2 cover. Today: David Geist. Friday: David Geist. Saturday: Kari Simmons and Todd Lowry. July 17: David Geist and Julie Trujillo. July 18: David Geist. July 19: Ron Newman. July 24: David Geist. July 25: John Rangel and Barbara Bentree. July 26: Ron Newman. July 31: David Geist. For reservations call 984-2645.

TGIF. Los Alamos resident Juanita Madland, piano. Music: Mozart, Schubert, Chopin, Brahms, Ginastera. 5:30-6 p.m. Friday at First Presbyterian Church, 208 Grant Ave. in Santa Fe. Admission is a freewill offering and open to all. For more information call 982-8544, ext. 16.

TGIF. Shanti Randall, viola and Peggy Abbott, piano. Music: Cesar Franck. 5:30-6 p.m. July 18 at First Presbyterian Church, 208 Grant Ave. in Santa Fe. Admission is a freewill offering and open to all. For more information call 982-8544, ext. 16.

TGIF Larry Palmer, organ. Music: Saint-Saens, de Grigny, Held, Hampton, Bach, Hewitt-Jones. 5:30-6 p.m. July 25 at First Presbyterian Church, 208 Grant Ave. in Santa Fe. Admission is a freewill offering and open to all. For more information call 982-8544, ext. 16.

Santa Fe Desert Chorale presents the Classical Series. “The New World: Music of the Americas.” today, 19, 25, 27 and Aug. 2. Tickets for all Summer Festival concerts and events are on sale now at desertchorale.org.

Desert Chorale’s performance of Mozart’s “Requiem,” featuring Susan Graham, in collaboration with the Santa Fe Symphony, on Aug. 7, 9 and 10 in Santa Fe and Albuquerque.
Opera
The Summer Encores Series featuring “Rigoletto,” “La Rondine,” “Otello” and the “Enchanted Island.” 7 p.m. July 16. Bring a brown bag dinner and join the tail gate party. Doors open at 6 p.m. at Taos Center for the arts.

The Santa Fe Opera. “Carmen” by Georges Bizet. Friday, 18, 28; Aug. 2, 6, 11, 16, 20, 23. For tickets visit santafeopera.org.

The Santa Fe Opera. “Don Pasquale” by Gaetano Donizetti. July 29; Aug. 4, 9, 13, 19, 22. For tickets visit santafeopera.org.

The Santa Fe Opera. “Fidelio” by Ludwig van Beethoven. Saturday, 16, 25, 31; Aug. 5, 12, 21. For tickets visit santafeopera.org.

The Santa Fe Opera. Double bill. “The Impresario” by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and “Le Rossignol” by Igor Sravinsky. July 19, 23; Aug. 1, 7, 15. For tickets visit santafeopera.org.

The Santa Fe Opera. The American Premiere of “Dr. Sun Yat-Sen” by Huang Ruo. July 26, 30, Aug. 8, 14. For tickets call 986-5900, or visit santafeopera.org.
Outdoors
Weekly Disc Golf Doubles. 5 p.m. Thursdays through Sept. 11. Cost is $5 per person. There is no registration required — show up about 10 minutes before tee time.

Free Fly Fishing Instruction Class. 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Saturdays through Aug. 30. These hands-on lessons cover fly fishing fundamentals and will be taught by Solitary Angler guides. Advanced reservations are preferred. Call 1-800-587-2240 to secure a spot. Fly fishing rods are available at no charge, but advanced reservations are required. For more details and classes visit SipapuNM.com.
Photography
Music from Angel Fire announces photographer Lenny Foster as the 2014 Poster Artist. His work, “Otoñal,” will be featured during Summer Festival, Aug. 15‐31. For more information about the 2014 Summer Festival, call 888-377-3300 or visit musicfromangelfire.org.

The Cleveland Roller Mill Museum in Las Vegas presents the Meadow City Camera Club Photography Exhibit. Ongoing. Images in the exhibit are for sales by the Historic Mora Valley Foundation and purchases are tax deductible. For more information, call 575-387-2645, or visit clevelandrollermillmuseum.com. The museum is located two miles northwest of Mora, just off Hwy 518.
Submissions
Submit a film now for the Santa Fe Independent Film Festival. Final deadline is Aug. 1. For more information visit, Santafeindependent.com. Festival is Oct. 15-19.
Theater
“Stop That Train Before Penny, or Buster Feels the Spirit,” an old-fashioned Melodrama. 7:30 p.m. July 19 at Teatro Paraguas Studio, 3205 Calle Marie in Santa Fe. $12 general admission, $10 seniors and students, $8 children. For reservations, call 424-1601 or visit teatroparaguas@gmail.com. IFor more information, visit swtrp.org.
Workshops
Santa Fe Art Institute presents the 2014 Design Workshop. Through July 17. Apply now.