Events

The Lensic and The Santa Fe Opera

The Met: Live in HD - The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess

One of America’s favorite operas takes the big screen. James Robinson’s stylish production transports audiences to Catfish Row on the Charleston waterfront, vibrant with the music, dancing, emotion, and heartbreak of its inhabitants.

AMP Concerts

Flor de Toloache

Latin Grammy winners Flor de Toloache have an edgy, versatile and fresh take on traditional Mexican music.

Performance Santa Fe

The King's Singers

The King’s Singers are back! Fresh off their 50th anniversary tour, this “immaculate” (Boston Globe) vocal sextet returns to Santa Fe for another magical evening at the Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi. Known worldwide for their “seamless blend and pitch-perfect, liquid tone” (Washington Post), these Emmy- and Grammy-winners span genre, emotion, and time in their spellbinding performances.

Santa Fe Pro Musica

Brentano String Quartet

Named for Antonie Brentano, considered Beethoven’s “Immortal Beloved,” the Brentano Quartet is the Resident String Quartet at the Yale School of Music, a position they formerly held at Princeton University. The London Independent raves that their performances are “passionate, uninhibited and spellbinding.”

AMP Concerts

Robert Earl Keen

Robert Earl Keen has blazed a trail that's earned him living-legend (not to mention pioneer) status in the Americana music world.

Santa Fe Institute

Rajiv Sethi

Economist Rajiv Sethi shows how deeply stereotypes are implicated in the most controversial criminal justice issues of our time.

Pulitzer Prize-winning poetry and music meld to explore collective memory and challenge contemporary notions of race and identity.

Lensic Performing Arts Center

The Kumbuka Celebration is all about remembering our ancestors–famous celebrities we all know and family members whom we have loved and lost. This multimedia program will include song, spoken word, and dance tributes and will culminate with an interactive libation ceremony.

The Lensic and The Santa Fe Opera

The Met: Live in HD - Agrippina

Lensic Performing Arts Center

Handel’s tale of intrigue and impropriety in ancient Rome receives its first Met performances, with star mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato as the controlling, power-hungry Agrippina and Harry Bicket conducting.

AMP Concerts

Lila Downs

Lensic Performing Arts Center

Iconic Grammy and Latin Grammy Award-winning singer Lila Downs is one of the world’s most singular and powerful voices,

Lensic Performing Arts Center

James McAvoy (X-Men, Atonement) returns to the stage in an inventive new adaptation of Cyrano de Bergerac, broadcast live to cinemas from London’s West End. Fierce with a pen and notorious in combat, Cyrano almost has it all - if only he could win the heart of his true love Roxane.

AMP Concerts

The Allman Betts Band

Lensic Performing Arts Center

The sons of Gregg Allman and Dickey Betts join forces for an evening of new music and classic Allman Bothers tunes.