Events

The Lensic and Outpost Performance Space present

Chick Corea Trilogy

Lensic Performing Arts

The Lensic and Outpost Performance space present legendary pianist Chick Corea and his Grammy-winning acoustic trio, featuring powerhouse bassist Christian McBride and drum master Brian Blade.

Performance Santa Fe

Schoen Movement Company

Rufina Street Taproom

For the past five years, Emily Schoen, the founder of Schoen Movement Company, has been taking her sinuous, exuberant performances to unlikely spaces: parks, streets, and breweries.Experience an exhilaratingly unique, on-site performance at Rufina Taproom. Prepare for athleticism, humor, and jaw-dropping innovation!

The Lensic and Indigenous Solutions present

Buffy Sainte-Marie

Lensic Performing Arts

A Benefit for Indigenous Solutions, Tewa Women United & the Friendship Club. For more than five decades, legendary indigenous singer-songwriter Buffy Sainte-Marie has reinvented herself, creating songs that reveal new shades of an artist already revered as a pioneer.

Lensic Performing Arts

Rufus Wainwright, one of the great male vocalists, composers, and songwriters of his generation, has released eight studio albums, three DVDs, and three live albums. He has collaborated with artists ranging from Elton John, David Byrne, Robbie Williams Mark Ronson, Joni Mitchell to Burt Bacharach.

The Lensic and The Santa Fe Opera

The Met: Live in HD - Turandot

Lensic Performing Arts

Two of opera’s most thrilling dramatic sopranos, Christine Goerke and Nina Stemme, reprise their fierce portrayals of the title princess. Yannick Nézet-Séguin takes the podium to conduct Franco Zeffirelli’s dazzling production of Puccini’s final masterpiece.

Lensic Presents

Mari Boine

Lensic Performing Arts Lensic Performing Arts Center

Mari Boine’s highly rhythmic songs are rooted in the shamanistic musical traditions of the Sámi of northern Scandinavia. She takes the wordless, yodeling-like vocal style of yoik (or joik) and infuses jazz, rock, and other ethnic elements, creating a musical mix that cuts to your soul.

AMP Concerts

Ryan Bingham

Lensic Performing Arts

After receiving critical raves for his first two studio releases on Lost Highway Records, 2007's Mescalito and 2009's Roadhouse Sun, Bingham went on to collaborate with Grammy-winning producer T Bone Burnett on the soundtrack for the film Crazy Heart shot here in Santa Fe.

Lensic Performing Arts

Great Art on Screen - Gauguin in Tahiti: Paradise Lost traces the legendary life story of Paul Gauguin who left France for Tahiti, feverishly in search of deep immersions into lush nature, for feelings, visions and colors, ever purer and brighter.

The Lensic and The Santa Fe Opera

The Met: Live in HD - Manon

Lensic Performing Arts

Exhilarating soprano Lisette Oropesa stars as the irresistible title character, the tragic beauty who yearns for the finer things in life, in Laurent Pelly’s revealing production. Tenor Michael Fabiano is the besotted Chevalier des Grieux, whose desperate love for Manon proves their undoing.

The Santa Fe Opera

Sweet Potato Kicks the Sun

Lensic Performing Arts

Sweet Potato Kicks the Sun, by composer Augusta Read Thomas and librettist Leslie Dunton-Downer, follows the galactic mishaps caused by the title character, Sweet Potato, and a journey to set things back on course. Featuring a cast that includes beatbox artist Nicole Paris, this work explores opera’s ability to intersect with other art forms, while also offering contemporary storytelling for today’s audiences.

New Mexico Museum Foundation

Fred Harvey Foodie Dinner

Enjoy a truly historic, Fred Harvey-inspired meal in a benefit for the New Mexico History Museum’s exhibitions and public programming. Top local chefs reinterpret classic dishes from the Old West.

Lensic Performing Arts

Shakespeare’s most famous romantic comedy captured live from the Bridge Theatre in London. Gwendoline Christie (Game of Thrones), Oliver Chris (Green Wing, NT Live: Young Marx), David Moorst (NT Live: Allelujah!) and Hammed Animashaun (The Barber Shop Chronicles) lead the cast.