Off The Hill 11-21-13

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Art exhibits
Ron Barsano: The Naked Truth. A Retrospective Exhibition. On display until Jan. 5 at the Taos Art Museum. For more information about museum hours and events, contact to Ellen Rink at 575-758-2690.

Photo Objects and Small Prints — A Group Exhibition. Exhibition runs Dec. 6 through January. Opening and artist reception 5-7 p.m. Dec. 6 at the photo-eye Gallery, 376-A Garcia Street in Santa Fe. For more information call Anne Kelly at 988-5159, ext. 121 or anne@photoeye.com.
Arts shows
The Third Annual Pueblo Fiber Arts Show. Presented by the New Mexico Pueblo Fiber Arts Guild and The Indian Pueblo Cultural Center. Opening talk ay anthropologist Laurie Webster, “Two Millennia of Pueblo Weaving.” 5:30 to 7 p.m. Nov. 22. $5 at the door. For more information and vendor applications call Louie Garcia 363-1294 or by email at runasamai@hotmail.com.

Pueblo Fiber Arts Show and sale. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 23 at the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center, 2401 12th Street in Albuquerque. For more information and vendor applications call Louie Garcia 363-1294 or by email at runasamai@hotmail.com.
The Adobe Theater’s production of Hugh Whitemore’s drama, “Pack of Lies,” directed by Joann Danella. Production dates are Jan. 10-Feb. 2, 2014. Auditions will be from 1-4 p.m. Oct. 26 and 7 p.m. Oct. 27 at The Adobe Theater. Auditions will consist of cold readings from the script. Available roles are five women and three men. For more information contact Joann Danella at aldenella@q.com or 505-898-6866.

Auditions for the Adobe Theater’s production of the musical comedy, “My Favorite Year” will be from 9 a.m. to noon Dec. 7 and from 5-9 p.m. at The Adobe Theater (9813 N 4th Street NW). Available roles are for five women (age 18-75), eight men (age 20-75). All roles are singing/speaking roles and all singers must be able to sing harmony. Auditions will consist of singing, movement and cold readings from the script. Prepare a short song (preferably not from this show) and bring the music in the correct key for the accompanist — no acapella. Production dates Feb. 21 - March 16, 2014. For more information call 505-822-0849 to reserve an audition time slot.
Thanksgiving ski week at Sipapu. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 22-Dec. 1. Sipapu Ski and Summer Resort, located 20 miles southeast of Taos, will be open daily. Lift tickets are $20 for adults and $15 for everyone else. For an updated snow report or more details, visit SipapuNM.com or call 800-587-2240.
The Second City. 7 p.m. Dec. 7 at the Lensic Performing Art Center. $27-44. For tickets TicketsSantaFe.org, 988-1234, or at the Lensic Box Office, 211 W. San Francisco St. in Santa Fe.

Paula Poundstone’s Ha Ha Ho Ho Holiday Comedy Show. 7:30 p.m. Dec. 13 at the Lensic Performing Arts Center. $27.50-35. For tickets TicketsSantaFe.org, 988-1234, or at the Lensic Box Office, 211 W. San Francisco St. in Santa Fe.
Winter Jam 2013. Christian music largest annual tour. Featuring 10 artists for $10. 7 p.m. Nov. 21 at Santa Ana Star Center.

The Commodores. 7 p.m. Dec. 7 at Isleta Resort and Casino in the the Showroom. $25-40. For tickets visit holdmyticket.com.
The Winter Market will showcase the work of 100 New Mexico Hispanic artists both adult and youth. Many of the unique, handmade art pieces will have a Holiday theme and are perfect for the collector, for the home, or to be given as gifts. Traditional Winter Spanish Market is from 2-9 p.m., Nov. 29 and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Nov. 30 at the Hotel Albuquerque in Old Town. Admission: $6 per person or $10 for couple. Children 12 years and under are free. Tickets are available at the door. Parking is free. Posole Bar / Taco Bar and beverages will be available for purchase.

The 25th Anniversary of the Winter Spanish Market will be at the Hotel Albuquerque at Old Town from 2-9 p.m., on Friday, Nov. 29 and from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 30. Join us at this new location for great art, music, demonstrations and lectures. Look for details after Summer Market at spanishcolonial.org, or 982-2226.

Galisteo Village Artisans Holiday Faire. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Dec. 7 at the Galisteo Community Center, 35 Avenida Vieja. Details and directions can be found on Facebook. Supported by La Sala de Galisteo and NM Arts.

The 10th Anniversary of the Bi-Annual Contemporary Clay Fair. Gala Opening, 4-7 p.m. Nov. 22, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 23-24 at The Santa Fe Woman’s Club, 1616 Old Pecos Trail in Santa Fe. Free. For more information visit contemporaryclayfair.com. Live Music of Classical Guitarist David Yard, Door Prizes and Complimentary Refreshments. Door prizes created by selected participating artists including Frank Willett, recipient of the 2013 New Mexico Governor’s Award for Excellence in the Arts.

The 7th Annual Gift Fair. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 29, 30 and Dec. 1 at the Santa Fe Woman’s Club, 1616 Old Pecos Trail in Santa Fe. Start the holiday gift buying, featuring handmade, local jewelry, glass art, photography, painting, textiles, vintage, gems and minerals, home decor, kids books and more. Free, plus easy parking. For more information email ask@popupsantafe.com.
“From Zapruder to Taksim Square: Media and Culture in the 21st Century.” On the anniversary of John F. Kennedy’s Assassination. 7 p.m. Nov. 22 at the Lensic Performing Art Center. Free and open to the public. Seating will be on a first come, first serve basis.
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.
Johnsons Galleries. Two photographers: James Farley and Jeremy Landau. Printmaker: Gwen Peterson and Fiber artist: Marcia Petty. Fiber Arts Galleries: Wearables and Wallables, two galleries, 50 fiber artists, group show featuring Renee Brainard Ghentz dyed and quilted textiles, Mel Johnson: acrylic paintings in his studio/gallery and Art of the Region and Historic Madrid Area: entry, gallery artists, all media. Exhibits run through Nov. 30. Gallery open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Johnsons Galleries, 2843 Highway 14 N/on the Turquoise Trail in Madrid. For more information call 471-1054, or email djofm@yahoo.com.

Johnsons of Madrid Galleries. Exhibitions: Dec. 7-Jan. 7. 150 artists: five shows featuring fiber artists. Madrid Christmas Parade 4 p.m. Dec. 7. Art reception 3-5 p.m.
Sesame Street Live — Can’t Stop Singing. 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Dec. 6-8 at the Santa Ana Star Center, 3001 Civic Center in Rio Rancho. For more information info@santaanastarcenter.com.
New Mexico Museum of Art. Renaissance to Goya: Prints and Drawings from Spain. Dec. 14 through March 9, 2014.

Museum of International Folk Art hosts New World Cuisine: The Histories of Chocolate, Mate y Más, on view through Jan. 5, 2014. FUZE.SW 2013 is Santa Fe’s first-ever food conference of its kind takes place at the Museum of International Folk Art the weekend of Nov. 8-10. James Beard Award-winning authors and chefs from across the United States will gather with leading historians, archaeologists, cultural commentators and folklorists to discuss and demonstrate how traditions and techniques from diverse heritages have intersected to create a culinary tradition uniquely New Mexican. Tickets for the festival are $250 and $200 for Museum of New Mexico Foundation members. For tickets call 476-1146. For more information is at fuzesw.museumofnewmexico.org.

Up close and personal with artists from the Museum of Spanish Colonial Arts before the Winter Spanish Market in Albuquerque. Nov. 29-30.
Taos Chamber Music Group: Tickets available for 21st Season. Performances are 5 p.m. at the Harwood Museum unless otherwise noted. Four Birthdays and an Anniversary: Dec. 14-15; Animal Variations: Jan. 11-12; Heaven Sent: Feb. 15-16; French Danish: March 15-16; Spring Serenade: May 31-June 1 at the Home of Sally Guenther and Janis Mintiks. For tickets or more information visit taoschambermusicgroup.org.

Geist Cabaret 6-9 p.m. at Pranzo Italian Grill, 540 Montezuma Ave. in Santa Fe. For reservations call 984-2645. Cover charge is $2. David Geist. Nov. 22 Kari Simmons and Todd Lowry. Nov. 23 David Geist and Julie Trujillo. Nov. 29 David Geist. Nov. 30 David Geist and Leslie Livingston.

Serenata of Santa Fe presents “Windstream” — chamber music for woodwinds and piano from 3 p.m. Nov. 24 at the Scottish Rite Center, 463 Paseo de Peralta in Santa Fe. Tickets available online at serenataofsantafe.org, through the Lensic Box Office, 988-1234 and at the door. General admission $25, seniors 65+ $20, under 21 $5. For more information call 989-7988.

The Santa Fe Symphony: Handel’s Messiah. 4 p.m. Nov. 24 at the Lensic Performing Arts Center. $20-70. For tickets TicketsSantaFe.org, 988-1234, or at the Lensic Box Office, 211 W. San Francisco St. in Santa Fe.

Drummin’ Man presents John Trentacosta celebrates Gene Krupa with Catherine Donovan. 6 p.m. Dec. 1-2 at LaCasa Sena Cantina, 125 East Palace Ave. in Santa Fe. $25. For reservations call 988-9232.

Donnell Leahy and Family: Celtic Holiday Concert. 7:30 p.m. Dec. 2 at the Lensic Performing Art Center. For tickets TicketsSantaFe.org, 988-1234, or at the Lensic Box Office, 211 W. San Francisco St. in Santa Fe.

UNM Home of the Holidays Concert. Music for the Season: A holiday fundraiser. 7:30 p.m. Dec. 6-7 at the Kimo Theater, 423 Central Ave., NW in Albuquerque. $5-14.

Santa Fe Concert Association presents The King’s Singers. 7:30 p.m. Dec. 6 at Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi, 131 Cathedral Place in Santa Fe. Tickets: $15, $30, $45, $60. Student, teacher, and group discounts available. Call SFCA office at 984-8759 or order through Tickets Santa Fe 988-1234.

Reserve tickets now for the Desert Chorale Carols and Lullabies. Performances are 8 p.m. Dec. 14, 19, 20, 21, 23 at Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis in Santa Fe; 4 p.m. Dec. 22 at Immanuel Presbyterian in Albuquerque. For tickets and more information call 988-2282 or visit desertchorale.org.

Roger Landes and Douglas Goodhart. 7:30 p.m. Dec. 12 at Gig Performance Space, 1808 Second Street. $15.

The Big Holiday Sing from Desert Chorale. 4 p.m. Dec. 15 at Cristo Rey Church in Santa Fe. For tickets call 505-988-2282 or visit desertchorale.org.

A Baroque Christmas. The Santa Fe Pro Musica Baroque Ensemble, featuring Deborah Domanski, mezzo-soprano and Dianna Grabowski, mezzo-soprano. 6-8 p.m. Dec. 20-24 at Loretto Chapel in Santa Fe. Tickets $20, $35, $45, $65 (add $5 per ticket for Christmas Eve) — available through the Santa Fe Pro Musica Box Office 988-4640, Tickets Santa Fe at the Lensic 988-1234, or santafepromusica.com. For complete soprano schedule, visit santafepromusica.com.