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Albuquerque Interviews

V. J. Liberatori of THE GLASS MENAGERIE at Aux Dog Theatre Interview V. J. Liberatori of THE GLASS MENAGERIE at Aux Dog Theatre
by Beth Leitman - February 23, 2020, Albuquerque

BWW Interview: V. J. Liberatori of THE GLASS MENAGERIE at Aux Dog Theatre...
Ali Tallman of MACBETH at &Sons Theatre Interview Ali Tallman of MACBETH at &Sons Theatre
by Zoe Burke - February 07, 2020, Albuquerque

&Sons Theatre is Santa Fe's newest company, led by local actresses Ali Tallman and Mairi Chanel. Read on to hear a little bit about their mission, their thoughts on theatre, and their inaugural production: a reimagined, gender bent Macbeth....
Jennifer Graves & Suzanne Cross of THE SEVEN AGES OF (WO)MAN: A BANQUET OF SHAKESPEAR Interview Jennifer Graves & Suzanne Cross of THE SEVEN AGES OF (WO)MAN: A BANQUET OF SHAKESPEARE'S WOMEN at Santa Fe Classic Theater
by Zoe Burke - November 15, 2019, Albuquerque

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Robert Meya of SANTA FE OPERA at the Opera Ranch Interview Robert Meya of SANTA FE OPERA at the Opera Ranch
by Maria Nockin - August 25, 2019, Albuquerque

Since his appointment as General Director the end of the 2018 season, Robert  Meya has provided the utmost in forward-looking executive leadership and strategic direction for Santa Fe Opera. Only the fourth General Director in the company's 62-year history, Meya succeeds Charles MacKay who followed ...
Colleen Neary McClure of West End Productions Interview Colleen Neary McClure of West End Productions
by Beth Leitman - August 16, 2019, Albuquerque

BWW Interview: Colleen Neary McClure of West End Productions...
Dan Ware, Tim Crofton, Lew Hauser of SHAKESPEARE IN HOLLYWOOD at Adobe Theatre Interview Dan Ware, Tim Crofton, Lew Hauser of SHAKESPEARE IN HOLLYWOOD at Adobe Theatre
by Beth Leitman - July 30, 2019, Albuquerque

According to the director and members of the cast of Adobe Theatre's production of Shakespeare in Hollywood, it has been a labor of love bringing the show to the stage; a wonderful experience where the cast had a great time getting to know one another and become friends, as well as a chance for the ...
Vanessa Vasquez of LA BOHEME at Santa Fe Opera Interview Vanessa Vasquez of LA BOHEME at Santa Fe Opera
by Maria Nockin - July 13, 2019, Albuquerque

Colombian-American soprano Vanessa Vasquez, winner of the 2017 Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions, recently completed a residency at the prestigious Academy of Vocal Arts in Philadelphia. While there, she sang as Mimi in La boheme, Gilda in Rigoletto, Donna Anna in Don Giovanni, and Viole...
Clara Natonabah, Performing Arts Director At Santa Fe Indian School Interview Clara Natonabah, Performing Arts Director At Santa Fe Indian School
by Zoe Burke - May 01, 2019, Albuquerque

Santa Fe Indian School performing arts director Clara Natonabah has no shortage of creative outlets; the Berkeley music grad is a member of the Two Worlds theatrical ensemble, recently performed in the UNM production of 1n2ian by Jay B. Muskett, and is a gifted singer and songwriter. In addition to ...
Liam Mitchell And Clara West of THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST with the Upstart Crow Interview Liam Mitchell And Clara West of THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST with the Upstart Crows Of Santa Fe
by Zoe Burke - April 18, 2019, Albuquerque

A chaotic evening during the summer of 2018 led to the Upstart Crows' upcoming departure from their traditional Shakespearean programming - the youth acting troupe had just embarked upon a much anticipated trip to the Stratford Festival in Canada, and as it often does, Murphy's Law applied to their ...
David Carter of THE MISER at The Oasis Theatre Company Interview David Carter of THE MISER at The Oasis Theatre Company
by Zoe Burke - March 22, 2019, Albuquerque

If a singer/actor/dancer is considered a triple threat, New Mexico transplant David Carter is more like a quintuple threat. In addition to being the technical director at the Santa Fe Playhouse and a huge advocate for making the arts (in particular, performing arts) accessible for all, he translated...
Jennifer Graves and Patrick Briggs of ROMEO AND JULIET at Santa Fe Classic Theater Interview Jennifer Graves and Patrick Briggs of ROMEO AND JULIET at Santa Fe Classic Theater
by Zoe Burke - March 20, 2019, Albuquerque

When a group of actors with a passion for the classics (who already have a plan for a theater) are presented with the opportunity to present outdoor Shakespeare in what is arguably one of the loveliest venues in Santa Fe, they just have to go for it; even if it means putting together a large scale p...
Brad Fairbanks of MAMMA MIA at Santa Fe Prep Interview Brad Fairbanks of MAMMA MIA at Santa Fe Prep
by Zoe Burke - March 01, 2019, Albuquerque

According to drama teacher and director Brad Fairbanks, Santa Fe Preparatory School (more commonly known as Santa Fe Prep) drama may be one of Santa Fe's best kept secrets. After watching final dress for this weekend's production of Mamma Mia, I'm inclined to agree....
Reed Meschefske of TOO MUCH LIGHT MAKES THE BABY GO BLIND at Santa Fe High School The Interview Reed Meschefske of TOO MUCH LIGHT MAKES THE BABY GO BLIND at Santa Fe High School Theatre
by Zoe Burke - February 14, 2019, Albuquerque

There is something so incredibly special about watching a group of highly disciplined young people coming together to create something bigger than themselves. The collaborative nature of high school drama is like none other, and particularly in programs with strong, knowledgeable leadership (such as...
Tristan Van Cleave and Noah Segard of THE SHAWL and THE SANCTITY OF MARRIAGE at The O Interview Tristan Van Cleave and Noah Segard of THE SHAWL and THE SANCTITY OF MARRIAGE at The Oasis Theatre Company
by Zoe Burke - November 01, 2018, Albuquerque

During the month of November, the Oasis Theatre Company in Santa Fe will be presenting a mini festival of David Mamet plays in their newly renovated space. The main event is a double header production of The Shawl and The Sanctity of Marriage, but there will also be staged readings of Reunion, The W...
Barbara Hatch of YOU CAN'T TAKE IT WITH YOU at New Mexico School For The Arts Interview Barbara Hatch of YOU CAN'T TAKE IT WITH YOU at New Mexico School For The Arts
by Zoe Burke - October 25, 2018, Albuquerque

Santa Fe is known for its art. It is widely known that the City Different is home to world class visual and performing arts; it is also home to a school that educates high schoolers striving to be part of the next generation of world class artists. That school is the New Mexico School for the Arts, ...
Katie Becker Colon of TOO MIGHT LIGHT MAKES THE BABY GO BLIND (30 SHOWS IN 60 MINUTES Interview Katie Becker Colon of TOO MIGHT LIGHT MAKES THE BABY GO BLIND (30 SHOWS IN 60 MINUTES) at Duke City Reparatory Theatre
by Beth Leitman - August 16, 2018, Albuquerque

BWW Interview: Katie Becker Colon of TOO MIGHT LIGHT MAKES THE BABY GO BLIND (30 SHOWS IN 60 MINUTES) at Duke City Reparatory Theatre...
Ryan McKinny of DR ATOMIC at Santa Fe Opera Interview Ryan McKinny of DR ATOMIC at Santa Fe Opera
by Maria Nockin - July 15, 2018, Albuquerque

MN: What would you like operagoers to know about DR ATOMIC? RMcK: I hope folks are able to arrive with an open heart and mind. As with any librettist Peter Sellars and composer John Adams collaboration, what we are creating is not traditional opera. In this case, it almost feels like a kind of cere...
Jerry Ferraccio, Director of MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING at Santa Fe Shakespeare Society Interview Jerry Ferraccio, Director of MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING at Santa Fe Shakespeare Society
by Beth Leitman - July 31, 2017, Albuquerque

Interview with Jerry Ferraccio, director of Much Ado About Nothing for the Santa Fe Shakespeare Society....
Luke A Loffelmacher of Alley Kats Tap Company and choreographer of GREEN DAY'S AMERIC Interview Luke A Loffelmacher of Alley Kats Tap Company and choreographer of GREEN DAY'S AMERICAN IDIOT at Musical Theatre Southwest
by Beth Leitman - July 22, 2017, Albuquerque

BWW Interview: Luke A Loffelmacher of Alley Kats Tap Company and MTS's American Idiot...
Martin Andrews, creative director of SHAKESPEARE ON THE PLAZA at The Civic Plaza
by Beth Leitman - June 27, 2017, Albuquerque

BWW Interview: Martin Andrews, creative director of @VortexTheatre Shakespeare on the Plaza...
Brenda Rae of LUCIA DI LAMMERMOOR at Santa Fe Opera
by Maria Nockin - May 02, 2017, Albuquerque

Brenda Rae, a fast rising opera star in Europe, is now spreading her wings across the United States. She has a sound reminiscent of molten silver, a wide range, and a great deal of flexibility. At Santa Fe this summer she will sing Gaetano Donizetti's Lucia di Lammermoor, a romantic, bel canto opera...