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Serenata Santa Fe Concert: Barriers 5:30 P.M. Today

on January 10, 2020 - 8:44am
Serenata Santa Fe Concert: Barriers at 5:30 p.m. today at SITE Santa Fe, 1606 Paseo de Peralta in Santa Fe. Courtesy photo
 
Serenata Santa Fe News:
 
Listen to the music of Fred Rzewski and Eve Beglarian with world premieres by Leslie Wildman and Conrad Cummings at 5:30 p.m. today at SITE Santa Fe, 1606 Paseo de Peralta in Santa Fe.
 
Feel your way through obstacles and impediments to movement with music inspired by Amelia Earhart (1995), the flinty, political and progressive works of Rzewski that offer a space to be angry and reflective, and humanist Beglarians idealistic rebellious

In And Around Town: Jan. 10, 2020

on January 10, 2020 - 5:39am

In and Around Town:

The Los Alamos Daily Post community calendar features events happening in Los Alamos, White Rock and surrounding areas. Send event announcements to bjgordon@ladailypost.com

FRIDAY Jan. 10

“The Neverending Story”

“The Neverending Story” opens  at 7:30  p.m., Los Alamos Little Theatre Performing Arts Center, 1670 Nectar St. Tickets at the door, CB FOX, Brown Paper Tickets. ”The Neverending Story” (Die unendliche Geschichte) is a fantasy novel by German writer Michael Ende, first published in 1979. There have been a number of adaptions, including a ballet and several

This Week At The Reel Deal Theater

on January 9, 2020 - 4:10pm

Travel To A Magical World With LALT’s Production Of ‘The Neverending Story’ Opening Friday Night

on January 9, 2020 - 3:52pm
The dragon Falkour in a scene from 'The Neverending Story'. Photo by Zachary K. Baker
 
By BONNIE J. GORDON
Los Alamos Daily Post
 
Los Alamos Little Theatre’s latest production “The Neverending Story” opens 7:30 p.m. Friday at the Performing Arts Center.
 
The production is produced by Elisa Enriquez and directed by seasoned director Mimi Adams. Something special about this show is that 10 percent of profits will be donated to Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Northern New Mexico, Adams said.

The large cast is more than half kids ages 5 to 16.

“I love working

Journey Into World Of Fractals At Nature Center Friday

on January 7, 2020 - 4:28pm

Explore the fascinating world of fractals at 7 p.m. Friday in the planetarium at the Los Alamos Nature Center. Courtesy/PEEC

PEEC News:

Journey into the never-ending world of fractals in an amazing tour of science, math and art at 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 10 at the Los Alamos Nature Center.

Peter Polko will show the award-winning, full-dome planetarium show “Fantastic Fractals”. This show takes viewers on a tour of the fractals in nature and zooms through infinitely complex mathematical fractions.

Featuring original music, the show is both educational and highly entertaining and is appropriate

Live Theater Events Coming To Local Senior Centers

on January 6, 2020 - 3:14pm
LARSO News:
 

Live Theater at the Los Alamos Senior Centers

The 2020 Season of “Live Theater at the local senior centers” opens with AIRPLANE MODE, a 10-minute comedy by Los Alamos playwright Robert F. Benjamin, performed by Jody Shepard and John Gustafson.
Aging has its interruptions and intrusions, but how to cope with them while others watch?
Free performances and post-show audience talkback are scheduled for:
  • Monday Jan. 13 at 12:45 p.m. at the Betty Ehart Senior Center, 1101 Bathtub Row in Los Alamos; and
  • Tuesday Jan. 14 at 12:45 p.m. at the White Rock Senior Center, 133 Longview Dr.

Los Alamos Arts Council Brown Bag Performance: Violinist Stephen Redfield; Violist Jeffrey Smith Jan. 8

on January 3, 2020 - 7:13am
Violist Jeffrey Smith. Courtesy/LAAC
 
Violinst Stephen Redfield, Courtesy/LAAC
 
LAAC News:
 
Stephen Redfield, violin; and Jeffrey Smith, viola; will join Los Alamos Arts Council for a special performance at noon Wednesday, Jan. 8, in the Pajarito Room of Fuller Lodge. This lovely violin/viola duo comes to Los Alamos from Santa Fe and will play pieces by Michael Hayden and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.
 
The pieces have a very interesting history. Michael Haydn, the younger (and at the time, well-known) brother of Franz Joseph, was commissioned to write a set of six duos.

Los Alamos Big Band New Year’s Dance Saturday

on January 3, 2020 - 6:14am
 
Los Alamos Big Band performs 7:30-10:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 4 in the Parish Hall at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, 3700 Canyon Road. Courtesy/LABB
 
By JOYCE ANN GUZIK
Los Alamos Big Band
 
Celebrate the New Year by dancing to tunes of the Los Alamos Big Band, 7:30-10:30 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 4.
 
The dance will be held at Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish Hall, and is a fund-raiser for the IHM Youth program.
 
Admission is $20 per person and $10 for high-school students. Admission is free for middle-school children and younger with a paying adult.

This Week At The Reel Deal Theater

on January 2, 2020 - 4:30pm

Highlights Of Events In And Around Town In 2019

on January 2, 2020 - 5:49am
Central Avenue is filled with more than 1,300 pumpkin carvers Oct. 26 attempting to break the world record. Photo by Nate Limback/ladailypost.com
 
By BONNIE J. GORDON
Los Alamos Daily Post
 
The community was busy with a variety of special events in 2019. Here are a few of the highlitghts:

Mass Pumpkin Carving Event

Central Avenue was awash with more than 1,300 pumpkin carvers attempting to break the Guinness World Record for simultaneous pumpkin carving Saturday, Oct. 26 in the heart of downtown Los Alamos. The Los Alamos Arts Council sponsored the activity.

LALT: ‘The Neverending Story’ Opens Jan. 10

on December 30, 2019 - 7:00pm

LALT News:

Los Alamos Little Theatre will present the beloved tale, "The Neverending Story" at 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays Jan. 10-25 and 2:30 p.m. Sundays Jan. 12 and 19 at the Performing Arts Center, 1670 Nector St. in Los Alamos.

The production is directed by Mimi Adams and produced by Elisa Enriquez.

"Something special about this show is that 10 percent of profits will be donated to Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Northern New Mexico," Enriquez said.

"The Neverending Story" (Die unendliche Geschichte) is a fantasy novel by German writer Michael Ende, first published in 1979.

Upstart Crows: The Merchant Of Venice Jan. 17-Feb. 2

on December 28, 2019 - 8:25am

The Merchant of Venice run Jan. 17 through Feb. 2 at the Swan Theater in Santa Fe. Courtesy/UCFS
 
UCSF News:
 
Upstart Crows of Santa Fe present Shakespeare’s The Merchant of Venice. Three casts of young Shakespeareans 10-18 perform an uncut production of this brilliant and challenging play.
 
The Merchant of Venice contains two intertwined plots - a love story, and a revenge tale. And yet neither is what it seems at first. Shakespeare subverts the comedic form with this story of deplorable couples and prejudiced officials in a greed-driven system.
 
Portia, a rich heiress, is bound by her

This Week At The Reel Deal Theater

on December 27, 2019 - 3:58am

LALT: The Neverending Story Opens Jan. 10

on December 24, 2019 - 8:33am

The Neverending Story opens Jan. 10 at the LALT Performing Arts Center, 1670 Nectar St. Courtesy/LALT

LALT News:

The Neverending Story opens Jan. 10 at the Los Alamos Little Theatre Performing Arts Center, 1670 Nectar St.

Ten percent of profits from this production will be donated to Big Brothers and Big Sisters of New New Mexico.

The Neverending Story is produced by Elisa Enriquez and directed by Mimi Adams. The story surrounds Bastian, a lonely, bullied boy, longing for love and acceptance.

Los Alamos County Ice Rink Luminaria Skate Tuesday

on December 23, 2019 - 11:57am

The Los Alamos County Community Services Department is hosting a Luminaria Skate 5-7 p.m. Tuesday at the Ice Rink at 4475 West Road. The event is open to the community. Courtesy/LAC

Santa, Mrs. Claus, Elfetta & Elfine Handing Out Candy Canes On Garver In White Rock Christmas Eve

on December 23, 2019 - 10:43am

Santa, Mrs. Claus, Elfetta and Elfine will be handing out candy canes on Christmas Eve at 334 Garver Lane in White Rock. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com

Vaudeville New Year’s Eve At Performing Arts Center

on December 23, 2019 - 7:30am

Teatro Paraguas: ‘Don’t Call Me Young Lady’ One Woman Stand Up With Carolyn Meyer Jan. 19 & 26

on December 21, 2019 - 10:02am
Storyteller and comedian Carolyn Meyer. Courtesy photo
 
TEATRO PARAGUAS News:
 
A silver-haired woman walks into a bar. The bartender asks, “What can I get for you, young lady?”
 
Thus begins Don’t Call Me Young Lady!, Carolyn Meyer's story of how she, the author of more than 60 children’s books, steps out of her comfort zone at the age of 80 and into an improv comedy class, goes on to test the murky waters of standup, and ultimately finds a new career as a storyteller and comedian. 
 
Through multiple scenes she leads the audience through seven decades—as the lonely child of a

LAMS Students Gather At Reel Deal For Jumanji

on December 20, 2019 - 2:00pm
More than 200 Los Alamos Middle School students gather today at the Reel Deal Movie Theater to watch Jumanji after their last day of school before the winter break. Photo by Jim O'Donnell
 
Nicole Sutherland keeps watch on a mountain of backpacks for the students. Photo by Jim O'Donnell

The January 2020 Edition Of Prism Is Now Online

on December 20, 2019 - 5:48am

Click here or on the image below to read Prism. It may take a few monents to load.

UbiQD Hosts 2019 Ugly Sweater Christmas Party ... Applied Physics Director Nikolay Makarov Wins Honor

on December 19, 2019 - 4:10pm

UbiQD Founder and CEO Hunter McDaniel, standing on chair, announces that Applied Physics Director Nikolay Makarov wins the ugliest sweater award during the company's 3rd annual Ugly Sweater Party Tuesday evening at Bathtub Row Brewing Co-op in Central Park Square. UbiQD is headquartered at 134 Eastgate Dr. in Los Alamos Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com

Hunter McDaniel announces that his wife Lauren McDaniel is the runner up in the ugliest sweater contest Tuesday evening during the company's Ugly Sweater Party. The couple's 9-month-old daughter Sophie appears a bit camera shy.

This Week At The Reel Deal Theater

on December 19, 2019 - 12:01pm

Taos Chamber Music Group Hosts Chatter Jan. 11-12

on December 17, 2019 - 7:28am

Albuquerque native, violinist and conductor David Felberg is artistic director and co-founder of Chatter. He plays a J.B.Vuillaume 1829 violin. Courtesy/TCMG

TCMG News:

The Taos Chamber Music Group launches the New Year when it brings Chatter to the Harwood Museum in Taos at 5:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 11-12.

The popular series format includes music, poetry and two minutes of silence and will feature compelling compositions by Pulitzer-prize winners Carolyn Shaw, John Luther Adams and John Coolidge Adams with poetry by Ariana Kramer.

Albuquerque native, violinist and conductor

Scenes From 2019 Luminaria Walk At Stables Sunday

on December 16, 2019 - 1:52pm

The Annual North Mesa Stables Luminaria Walk Sunday evening featured to the delight of young and old, a quiet walk through of the stables open house, campfires (‘luminarias]), and plenty of s’mores and opportunities to interact with horses, goats, sheep, cows and other stable animals. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

Scene Sunday evening from the Annual North Mesa Stables Luminaria Walk. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

Scene Sunday evening from the Annual North Mesa Stables Luminaria Walk. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

Scene Sunday evening from the Annual North Mesa Stables

Annual Christmas Tubas Concert At TOTH Dec. 21

on December 15, 2019 - 6:17am

The sound of brass instruments playing Christmas carols is a staple this time of year. When those instruments are tubas and euphoniums, the sound has a more mellow character. Hear the Christmas Tubas perform in a free concert 7 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 21, at Kelly Hall in Trinity on the Hill Episcopal Church. Courtesy photo

The Christmas Tubas perform 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 21, at Kelly Hall in Trinity on the Hill Episcopal Church. Courtesy photo

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