Press Releases

Stars of American Ballet

Performance Santa Fe presents the Stars of American Ballet! For the 9th year in a row, Daniel Ulbricht, a “brilliant” (Dance Magazine) New York City Ballet principal dancer, will perform alongside his best-of-the-best ensemble in Santa Fe. The Stars of American Ballet, a dynamic troupe consisting of principals of soloists from the nation's most renowned  ...

PSF Appoints Chad Hilligus as New Executive and Artistic Director

July 2, 2019, Santa Fe, NM — Performance Santa Fe, Santa Fe’s leading presenter of world-class music, dance, theater and performing arts education, today announced the appointment of Chad Hilligus as its new Executive and Artistic Director, effective July 15, 2019.  Mr. Hilligus has produced, directed or performed in more than 300 shows  ...

83rd Season Festival of Song

Experience stars from the Santa Fe Opera in an up-close and personal setting during Performance Santa Fe’s Festival of Song. Back by popular demand, Performance Santa Fe's 83rd Season Festival of Song offers intimate recitals by opera stars Emily D'Angelo, Susanne Mentzer and Rod Gilfry.  For interviews/information/images: Please contact Lily Carbone, lily@performancesantafe.org, 505 984 8759For season  ...

Performance Santa Fe’s 83rd Season

Performance Santa Fe is thrilled to announce its 83rd Season. Following a season of record-breaking ticket and subscription sales, Performance Santa Fe is proud to announce its 2019-20 Season. The upcoming season, which runs from July 2019 through June 2020, boasts 18 world-class performances of music, dance, and theater. Performance Santa  ...

Los Angeles Master Chorale

Performance Santa Fe presents the Los Angeles Master Chorale: Lagrime di San Pietro! Visionary director Peter Sellars and the formidable Los Angeles Master Chorale have achieved "a major accomplishment for music history" (Los Angeles Times) through a powerful a cappella work by one of the most revered composers of the Renaissance period. Orlando di Lasso's final composition, Lagrime di San  ...

Emerson String Quartet

Performance Santa Fe presents the Emerson String Quartet! The Emerson String Quartet—"arguably the world's best group of chamber musicians" (Fortune)—has been a dominant fixture in the chamber music scene for over four decades. Since its start as a student ensemble at the Julliard School in 1976, the quartet has garnered vast critical acclaim and  ...

Havana Cuba All-Stars: Asere!

Performance Santa Fe presents the Havana Cuba All-Stars! After a joyously-received debut two years ago, the Havana Cuba All-Stars are returning to Santa Fe with a brand new program: Asere, meaning Friendship. This new tour continues the ensemble's mission of promoting Cuba's rich cultural legacy through the infectious rhythms of Cuban Son—the base of modern salsa and  ...

Danú

Performance Santa Fe presents Danú! Jump-start your St. Patrick's Day celebrations with the lilting sounds of one of the world's leading Irish bands—Danú. Featuring Irish and English vocals, flute, tin whistle, button accordion, fiddle, guitar, and bouzouki, this ensemble has been thrilling audiences with traditional Irish music that "stirs the blood and lifts the  ...

Delfeayo Marsalis presents the Uptown Jazz Orchestra

Performance Santa Fe presents Delfeayo Marsalis and the Uptown Jazz Orchestra! The jazz world has a royal family, and its name is Marsalis. Delfeayo Marsalis—the trombone-playing member of the current generation of Marsalis artists—is one of the top musicians, composers, and bandleaders at work in jazz today. Praised for his "technical excellence, inventive  ...

BODYTRAFFIC

Performance Santa Fe presents BODYTRAFFIC! Los Angeles-based BODYTRAFFIC—founded in 2007 by acclaimed dancers Lillian Barbeito, who grew up in Santa Fe, and Tina Finkelman—is "one of the most talked-about young dance companies, not just in L.A. but nationwide" (Los Angeles Times).  ...