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Giving News: IRA Rollover for 2014

Congress announced on December 16, 2014 that the IRA Rollover has been reinstated for a very short period of time. This is an amazing opportunity to make an extraordinary gift from your IRA—tax free! This IRA Rollover renewal is only good through December 31, 2014, and it is retroactive for any 2014 gifts already  ...

Give More by Giving Less

The Annual Fund for Performance Santa Fe is where our subscribers, patrons, and friends provide resources that are applied directly to support excellence every year. Join us in supporting world-class music, dance and theater by making a gift to the Performance Santa Fe Annual Fund! The Performance Santa Fe Annual Fund turns individual gifts of all  ...

Hear Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue on Christmas Eve

"It's a bit of a hot mess, but in such a wonderful way it really just reminds me of life." —Charles Peacock Rachmaninoff and Ernest Bloch were there 90 years ago when Rhapsody in Blue was first heard on February 12, 1924, in New York's Aeolian Hall. You can be there when Rhapsody  ...

New Year’s Eve Concert: 5 Highlights

1. Violinist Vadim gluzman Considered one of the great violinists of the 20th century, Vadim Gluzman's playing is described as "pyrotechnic and passionate" (San Antonio Current). "Most remarkable was his ability to sustain ... romantic emotionalism without falling into vibrato-drenched clichés. Gluzman did it by unleashing an astounding palette of colors from his violin: a golden  ...

Holiday stress? We can help.

Put on your own oxygen mask first. Make some time to sit down, relax, and truly experience the season. A holiday concert is a gift to yourself of 2 hours of mindfulness within the comfort and joy of community. Need gift ideas? Give an experience. Call our office at 505 984 8759 for tickets  ...

Hansel and Gretel • Community Opera

Hansel and Gretel • Free Community Opera at the Scottish Rite Center NEW THIS YEAR: TICKETS REQUIRED • Friday, January 9, 2015 at 7pm • Saturday, January 10 at 2pm (STAND-BY ONLY) • Sunday, January 11 at 2pm (stand-by only) TICKETING UPDATE as of Friday, January 9 at 10:00 AM: We are ticketed to capacity  ...

Christmas at the Palace with EPIK Artists: December 12

Santa Fe’s Christmas at the Palace brings the community together for a 30th-anniversary evening of hot cider, biscochitos, live music (including our own EPIK Artists at 5:30pm!), piñatas, craft-making activities, a chance to operate an antique printing press, and the visit of Mr. and Mrs. Claus—all while local performers fill the nation’s oldest continuously occupied  ...

New Year’s Eve Tradition offer: Save 50% until December 12

Buy one ticket to our New Year's Eve Concert and get a second at 50%. Click here for offer and concert details. New Year's Eve Concert with violinist Vadim Gluzman, soprano Ava Pine, and the Performance Santa Fe Orchestra conducted by Joseph Illick Wednesday, December 31, 2014 at 5pm Lensic Performing Arts Center  ...

Arts Education Changes Lives

Education Director, Gina Browning talks about the outcomes of arts education in Santa Fe: Lots of people ask me, "What happens to the EPIK Artists?" Not all of them choose to study music as a career track, but many do and have been extremely successful. We think the program works…and we can see  ...

EPIK Artist Phoenix Avalon to Perform at Carnegie Hall

Music is important! It enriches our lives and stimulates our minds. Music education helps us grow—intellectually, creatively, and emotionally. Music can be a spiritual experience or a practical one, and Performance Santa Fe has been working ceaselessly to provide many music opportunities to Santa Fe’s youth. For example, 13-year-old Phoenix Avalon, one of Performance Santa Fe’s  ...