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Arts & Entertainment
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Artist Karen Conley has been working on a large mermaid, a sculpture that is the centerpiece of an exhibit by Conley and Saul Ramirez exploring what lies beneath the “Sur (face),” opening Jan. 4 at Rokoko Gallery. more
In Wayne Huber’s art classes at Cruces Creatives, beginning, intermediate and advanced students are learning about contour line, form, value and color; experimenting with acrylics and watercolors, pastels and colored pencils; and learning to express themselves through painting and drawing or improving the skills and techniques they’ve already developed. more
St. Andrews Episcopal Church hosts its annual Holiday Arts and Crafts Faire 4-7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 25, and 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at the church, 518 N. Alameda Blvd. more
New Mexico is invited to Meteoric Truth or Consequences Oct. 18-20 for a desert carnival for the mind including films, art, sound, ideas and revelry. Event organizer Kyle Cunningham said he is excited to bring new ways of storytelling to Truth or Consequences, working with local artists and filmmakers as well as friends from New York to bring a truly eclectic event to New Mexico. more
“I’ve been interested in art since I was a child,” said Las Cruces artist Dorothy Zitzler, whose first medium was “just a regular pencil. I found it so amazing that with that one instrument so much could be created.” more
While the Las Cruces Space Festival has been canceled, the enthusiasm for all things space has not. The children of Las Cruces Public Schools turned in their work to a poster contest, and the quantity and quality of the artwork is testament to the lasting dream of space travel. more
In April 2018, the National Park Service announced service-wide fee increases for all entrance-fee charging parks. Therefore, White Sands has modified its entrance fees to fully incorporate the new entrance fee schedule and provide additional funding for infrastructure and maintenance needs to enhance the visitor experience. All the money received from entrance fees remains with the National Park Service, with 80 percent of the revenue staying at White Sands. more
With “Harvey,” starring Bob Diven, set to perform in June as Las Cruces Community Theatre’s final show of the current season, LCCT has announced its 2020-21 season. more
Editor’s note: Sixth in a series. The Friends of Thomas Branigan Memorial Library are expecting 30 local published authors at their sixth annual Celebrate Authors event, 2-4 p.m. Sunday, … more
Las Cruces Public Schools’ annual high school art exhibit. more
LAS CRUCES - Café de Mesilla, 2190 New Mexico Highway 28 (Avenida de Mesilla), hosts The Art Market, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26. More than a dozen artists from the Las Cruces … more
“The Sum of Us” is a father-son story in which the father (Thompson, as Harry Mitchell) desperately wants his gay son (Crowe, as Jeff Mitchell) to find love. more
Among 80 entries submitted, this photo of the Organ Mountains and surrounding desert by Las Cruces photographer David Turning won the “2020 Picture that Pass” photo contest sponsored by the Bureau of Land Management Las Cruces District office. more
Las Cruces theaters had an outstanding 2019, and just wait until you see what’s coming in 2020! We welcomed two new theater companies to Las Cruces in the last year with the founding of Junk Drawer Productions, whose principle, Diane Thomas, is a longtime musical theater genius; and The Blank Conversations Theatre Company (BCTC), whose founder, Gus Sanchez, is a freshman theater major at New Mexico State University already making a name for himself as a talented actor and director. BCTC’s production of the musical “The Last Five Years” will run from Feb. 7-16 (including a Valentine’s Day performance) at Mayfield High School. Find BCTC on Facebook. more
Just in time for Halloween, “Good to Be Bad,” the upcoming show at Boba Cabaret, showcases just how bad the villains of stage and screen can be. more
The City of Las Cruces and Las Cruces Downtown Partnership invite the community to celebrate Halloween early at Spooky Downtown, a whole day of Halloween fun for ghouls of all ages. The event takes place on Saturday, Oct. 26 in Downtown Las Cruces, and features vendors, food trucks, dance performances, live music and a laser show. RoadRUNNER Transit and Dial-a-Ride paratransit service will offer free rides all day. more
A textile sale featuring more than 700 unique and beautiful textiles from the collections of 30 donors will be Thursday-Saturday, Oct. 31-Nov. 2 at the University Museum, Kent Hall, on the NMSU campus. The museum and Weaving for Justice are sponsoring the fifth annual Textile Sale to Benefit Maya Youth. There is no charge to attend, and NMSU students will receive a 20 percent discount on items for sale. In addition to textiles from Guatemala and Mexico, the sale will include items from the Andes and other parts of Latin America, including huipils (women’s blouses), yardage of cloth, table runners, jewelry, books, purses, story cloths, and tourist items. more
Less than a week after turning in his city-issued cell phone and his keys to City Hall, former District 2 City Councilor Gregory Z. Smith pocketed a new set of keys to the offices of the Doña Ana Arts Council. more
Bernie Digman’s cruiser turns heads wherever it goes. It’s a 1958 Rolls Royce Silver Cloud. “I purchased it via an on-line auction site last year,” Digman said. “I had wanted a car like … more
Las Cruces Realtor Gail Zimmer and I have traded many email messages during the last few years about her daughter, Taylor Rey, and more recently, about Zimmer’s very successful “Search for a … more
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