State Of The Arts http://ktep.org en STATE OF THE ARTS: El Paso Playhouse http://ktep.org/post/state-arts-el-paso-playhouse-2 <p>Actors, John Cantrell and Alexandra van Sweringen, who play Vanya and Sonia, preview the El Paso Playhouse production of <em>Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike.</em></p><p><strong>Information:</strong><br /><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike</em><br /><span style="line-height: 1.5;">El Paso Playhouse<br />2501 Montana</span><br /><span style="line-height: 1.5;">(915) 532-1317<br /><a href="http://www.elpasoplayhouse.com" target="_blank">www.elpasoplayhouse.com</a></span></p><p></p><p> Sat, 19 Jul 2014 18:00:00 +0000 44840 at http://ktep.org STATE OF THE ARTS: Ballet In Session Academy http://ktep.org/post/state-arts-ballet-session-academy <p>Rebecca Meza Rocha, Owner, Operator and Artistic Director of the bi-national Ballet In Session Academy, previews <em>The Seasons</em> – a special annual children’s performance.</p><p><strong>Information:</strong><br /><span style="line-height: 1.5;">(915) 356-6179</span></p><p> Sat, 19 Jul 2014 18:00:00 +0000 44841 at http://ktep.org STATE OF THE ARTS: No Subtitles Required http://ktep.org/post/state-arts-no-subtitles-required <p>Host of KTEP’s “On Film”, cinophile and collector, Charles Horak invites listeners to visit the El Paso Museum of Art’s free exhibition <em>No Subtitles Required: The Art of the International Film Poster.”&nbsp;</em></p><p><strong>Information:</strong><br /><a href="http://www.elpasoartmuseum.org/" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">www.elpasoartmuseum.org</a></p><p> Sat, 19 Jul 2014 18:00:00 +0000 44842 at http://ktep.org STATE OF THE ARTS: Gilbert & Sullivan Company of El Paso http://ktep.org/post/state-arts-gilbert-sullivan-company-el-paso <p>Artistic Director of The Gilbert &amp; Sullivan Company of El Paso, Stephanie Conwell is joined by actors, Stephanie Lozano and Nathaniel Matkin to introduce the 45<sup>th</sup> anniversary season’s upcoming production of <em>The Mikado.</em></p> Sat, 12 Jul 2014 18:00:00 +0000 44530 at http://ktep.org STATE OF THE ARTS: Singer/Songwriter, Tim Thompson - Part 1 http://ktep.org/post/state-arts-singersongwriter-tim-thompson-part-1 <p>Singer/songwriter, Tim Thompson is joined by producer, co-writer and bassist, Doug Neal to discuss the release of Thompson’s new CD <em>Glory Someday.</em></p><p> Sat, 12 Jul 2014 18:00:00 +0000 44526 at http://ktep.org STATE OF THE ARTS: Singer/Songwriter, Tim Thompson - Part 2 http://ktep.org/post/state-arts-singersongwriter-tim-thompson-part-2 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Part 2 of our interview with singer/songwriter, Tim Thompson.</p><p> Sat, 12 Jul 2014 18:00:00 +0000 44527 at http://ktep.org STATE OF THE ARTS: Stanlee and Gerald Rubin Center for the Visual Arts http://ktep.org/post/state-arts-stanlee-and-gerald-rubin-center-visual-arts <p>Assistant Director of UTEP’s Stanlee and Gerald Rubin Center, Melissa Barba is joined by artist and educator, Mauricio Olague to talk about the current exhibitions and summer youth workshops.</p><p><strong>Information:</strong><br />UTEP<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Stanlee<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and Gerald Rubin Center for the Visual Arts</span><br /><a href="http://rubincenter.utep.edu/" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">rubincenter.utep.edu</a><br /><span style="line-height: 1.5;">(915) 747-6151</span></p><p> Sat, 05 Jul 2014 18:00:00 +0000 43993 at http://ktep.org STATE OF THE ARTS: The Hard Road Trio http://ktep.org/post/state-arts-hard-road-trio <p>The Hard Road Trio’s Steve Smith and Chris Sanders talk about their upcoming local performances and music projects.</p><p><strong>Information:</strong><br /><a href="http://hardroadtrio.com" target="_blank"><span style="line-height: 1.5;">www.hardroadtrio.com&nbsp;</span></a></p><p> Sat, 05 Jul 2014 18:00:00 +0000 43994 at http://ktep.org STATE OF THE ARTS: Alfredo Corchado http://ktep.org/post/state-arts-alfredo-corchado <p>Alfredo Corchado, Mexico Bureau Chief for the Dallas Morning News and noted expert on immigration, drug violence, and foreign policy between the U.S. and Mexico, discusses the latest developments regarding his first novel, “Midnight in Mexico” – a revealing personal and journalistic account of life on the border during the height of Mexico’s drug war.</p><p><strong>Information:</strong><br /><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Midnight In Mexico: A Reporter’s Journey Through a Country’s Descent into Darkness</span><br /><a href="http://www.midnightinmexico.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">www.midnightinmexico.com</a></p><p> Sat, 28 Jun 2014 18:00:00 +0000 43614 at http://ktep.org STATE OF THE ARTS: Touch City 3D Digital Wall http://ktep.org/post/state-arts-touch-city-3d-digital-wall <p>Curatorial Coordinator, Everett Thomas for the El Paso Museum of History, talks about the long-awaited Touch City 3D Digital Wall.</p><p><strong>Information:</strong><br /><span style="line-height: 1.5;">El Paso Museum of History<br />510 N. Santa Fe St.<br />(915) 351-3588</span><br /><a href="http://www.elpasotexas.gov/history" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">www.elpasotexas.gov/history</a></p><p> Sat, 28 Jun 2014 18:00:00 +0000 43615 at http://ktep.org STATE OF THE ARTS: El Paso Opera http://ktep.org/post/state-arts-el-paso-opera-4 <p>David Grabarkewitz, Artistic and General Director of El Paso Opera since 2009, invites contributions to the $21 for 21 Years fundraising campaign and previews season opener, <em>Vidas Perfectas (Perfect Lives)</em>.</p><p><strong>Information:</strong><br /><span style="line-height: 1.5;">(915) 581-5534&nbsp;</span><br /><a href="http://www.epopera.org/" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">www.epopera.org</a></p><p> Sat, 21 Jun 2014 18:00:00 +0000 43125 at http://ktep.org STATE OF THE ARTS: Border Museum Association’s Scavenger Hunt http://ktep.org/post/state-arts-border-museum-association-s-scavenger-hunt <p>Dr. Marshall Carter-Tripp, former Director of the UTEP Centennial Museum and former President of the Border Museum Association previews the 6<sup>th</sup> annual Scavenger Hunt, which encourages participants of all ages to learn more about the area’s history, art, desert and other subjects while exploring the region’s museums.</p><p><strong>Information:</strong><br />(915) 533-5147<br /><a href="http://visitelpaso.com" target="_blank">visitelpaso.com</a></p><p> Sat, 21 Jun 2014 18:00:00 +0000 43126 at http://ktep.org STATE OF THE ARTS: Vocalist Mark Pumphrey http://ktep.org/post/state-arts-vocalist-mark-pumphrey <p>Mark Pumphrey, Assistant Director of Library Services, and his voice teacher, Maestro Lazzaro Ferrari, along with the Maestro’s son, Angelo Ferrari, discuss an upcoming vocal performance at the Chamizal National Memorial Theater.</p><p> Sat, 21 Jun 2014 18:00:00 +0000 43127 at http://ktep.org STATE OF THE ARTS: Bobby Byrd http://ktep.org/post/state-arts-bobby-byrd <p>Poet and publisher, Bobby Byrd talks about <em>Otherwise My Life is Ordinary</em>&nbsp;– his latest book of poetry from Cinco Puntos Press.&nbsp;</p><p><strong>Information: &nbsp;</strong><br /><a href="http://www.cincopuntos.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">www.cincopuntos.com</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span></p><p> Sat, 14 Jun 2014 18:00:00 +0000 42666 at http://ktep.org STATE OF THE ARTS: El Paso Society for Musicians of the Future http://ktep.org/post/state-arts-el-paso-society-musicians-future <p>The El Paso Summer Music Festival made great strides in its first 9 years…and now it’s launching its 10<sup>th</sup> anniversary year as the El Paso Society for Musicians of the Future. President, Lynn Provenzano explains.</p><p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Information:</strong><br /><a href="http://www.epsmf.org" target="_blank"><span style="line-height: 1.5;">www.epsmf.org</span></a></p><p> Sat, 14 Jun 2014 18:00:00 +0000 42667 at http://ktep.org STATE OF THE ARTS: El Paso Go Club http://ktep.org/post/state-arts-el-paso-go-club <p>UTEP Student, Miguel Chi invites listeners to attend an information meeting to establish an El Paso Go Club where locals can discover an ancient eastern board game.</p><p><strong>Information:</strong><br /><span style="line-height: 1.5;">El Paso Go Club Meeting<br />Saturday June 21, 2014 at noon</span><br />Maud<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Sullivan Gallery,&nbsp;Main Public Library<br />501 N. Oregon</span></p><p> Sat, 14 Jun 2014 18:00:00 +0000 42668 at http://ktep.org STATE OF THE ARTS: Viva La Causa - Forging UTEP’s 21st Century Demographic http://ktep.org/post/state-arts-viva-la-causa-forging-utep-s-21st-century-demographic <p>Chair of UTEP’s History Department, Chicana historian and writer, Dr. Yolanda Leyva is joined by MA History Student, Gustavo Del Hierro to preview <em>Viva La Causa: Forging UTEP’s 21st Century Demographic</em>, the newest exhibit in the Centennial Exhibit Series chronicling the student Chicano Movement that helped shape today’s UTEP.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Information:</strong><br /><em>Viva La </em></span><em>Causa<span style="line-height: 1.5;">: Forging </span>UTEP’s<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>21st<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Century Demographic</span></em><br /><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Exhibit Continues T</span>hrough<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> August 2&nbsp;</span><br /><span style="line-height: 1.5;">UTEP Centennial Museum and Welcome Center</span><br /><span style="line-height: 1.5;">(915) 747-5565&nbsp;</span></p><p> Sat, 07 Jun 2014 18:00:00 +0000 42231 at http://ktep.org STATE OF THE ARTS: 48-Hour Film Slam http://ktep.org/post/state-arts-48-hour-film-slam <p>Ray Sanchez, Managing Partner with Ghostlight Creative, invites El Paso filmmakers, videographers and anyone with a story to tell to participate in the annual 48-hour Film Slam.</p><p><strong>Information:</strong><br /><a href="http://www.ghostlightevents.com" target="_blank">www.ghostlightevents.com</a></p><p> Sat, 07 Jun 2014 18:00:00 +0000 42232 at http://ktep.org STATE OF THE ARTS: The Music of Pink Floyd http://ktep.org/post/state-arts-music-pink-floyd <p>Ruth Ellen Jacobson, Executive Director of the El Paso Symphony previews a rock symphony bridging the gulf between rock n’ roll and classical music as they perform the Music of Pink Floyd.</p><p><strong>​Information:</strong><br />The El Paso Symphony Orchestra performs the Music of Pink Floyd<br /><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Plaza </span>Theatre<br /><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Saturday June 7, at 8pm</span><br /><span style="line-height: 1.5;">(915) 532-3776<br /><a href="http://www.epso.org" target="_blank">www.epso.org</a>&nbsp;</span></p><p> Sat, 31 May 2014 18:00:00 +0000 41768 at http://ktep.org STATE OF THE ARTS: Caldo Collective Frijole Feast http://ktep.org/post/state-arts-caldo-collective-frijole-feast <p>Marvin Hill, Michelle Pacillas, and Diane Vera are three of the five artists who’ll be vying for the take from the second Caldo Collective Frijole Feast – an innovative local microfunding initiative.</p><p><strong>Information:&nbsp;</strong><br /><a href="http://www.thecaldocollective.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">www.thecaldocollective.com</a></p><p> Sat, 31 May 2014 18:00:00 +0000 41769 at http://ktep.org STATE OF THE ARTS: Wise Latina International Summer Summit http://ktep.org/post/state-arts-wise-latina-international-summer-summit <p>UTEP Adjunct Professor in Religious Studies, Cemelli de Aztlan; UTEP Associate professor of Cultural Anthropology, Dr. Gina Núñez; and award-winning author, Ana Castillo preview the inaugural Wise Latina International Summer Summit.</p><p> Sat, 24 May 2014 18:00:00 +0000 41310 at http://ktep.org STATE OF THE ARTS: Ellen M. Wilson http://ktep.org/post/state-arts-ellen-m-wilson <p>Singer, songwriter, recording artist, Ellen M. Wilson announces the upcoming release of her latest special video project, <em>Feel Your Love</em>&nbsp;to take place at Freedom Crossing on Fort Bliss.&nbsp;</p><p> Sat, 24 May 2014 18:00:00 +0000 41311 at http://ktep.org STATE OF THE ARTS: Shakespeare On The Rocks http://ktep.org/post/state-arts-shakespeare-rocks-1 <p>Elizabeth L. Dahl, Director of Marketing and Public Relations for Shakespeare on the Rocks &amp; Director of Shakespeare’s comedy <em>The Taming of the Shrew</em> adapted to the Wild West town of old El Paso in the late 1800s.</p><p> Sat, 24 May 2014 18:00:00 +0000 41312 at http://ktep.org STATE OF THE ARTS: Neon Desert Music Festival http://ktep.org/post/state-arts-neon-desert-music-festival-0 <p>Patrick McNeil, Executive Producer with Splendid Sun Productions, previews the 4<sup>th</sup> Annual Neon Desert Music Festival that’ll turn Downtown El Paso into a stage for an expanded two-day event over the Memorial Day weekend. &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p><strong>Information: </strong>(915)&nbsp;443-4600<br /><a href="http://www.neondesertmusicfestival.com" target="_blank">http://www.neondesertmusicfestival.com</a></p><p> Sat, 17 May 2014 18:00:00 +0000 40824 at http://ktep.org STATE OF THE ARTS: UTEP Forensics Speech and Debate Team http://ktep.org/post/state-arts-utep-forensics-speech-and-debate-team <p>Mike Brooks, Speech and Debate Coach and UTEP Communications Instructor is joined by Justin Davidson, Captain of the UTEP Forensics Speech and Debate Team, and his teammates, Samantha Rubio and Manni Duran to talk about the upcoming IDEA debate on Immigration Reform between UTEP and the University in Juarez. &nbsp; &nbsp;</p><p> Sat, 17 May 2014 18:00:00 +0000 40825 at http://ktep.org STATE OF THE ARTS: Caldo Collective http://ktep.org/post/state-arts-caldo-collective-0 <p>Caldo Collective cofounder, Xochitl Rodriguez is joined by two of the four artists who vied for a micro-grant at the first Frijol Feast – Dancer/Choreographer, Maximillion H. Canion and Muralist/Painter, Tino Ortega.</p><p><strong>Information:</strong><br /><a href="http://www.thecaldocollective.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">www.thecaldocollective.com</a></p><p> Sat, 10 May 2014 18:00:00 +0000 40360 at http://ktep.org STATE OF THE ARTS: Jay Duncan http://ktep.org/post/state-arts-jay-duncan <p>Internationally recognized film historian, writer, archivist and collector, Jay Duncan of Jay’s Pix Presents provides an update on the Sunset Film Society’s free monthly screenings.</p><p> Sat, 10 May 2014 18:00:00 +0000 40361 at http://ktep.org STATE OF THE ARTS: Woman's Club of El Paso http://ktep.org/post/state-arts-womans-club-el-paso <p>Well-known visual artists, Lyuba and Aleksander Titovets join El Paso Woman’s Club President, Carolyn Breck to preview a special Mother’s Day fundraiser for the club’s 98-year-old historic building.</p><p><strong>Information:</strong><br />Mother's Day Benefit for the Woman's Club of El Paso<br />Sunday, May 11 from 1 to 4 pm<br /><span style="line-height: 1.5;">1400 N. Mesa<br />(915) 532-6131&nbsp; </span><br /><a href="http://www.wcoep.org/" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">www.wcoep.org</a></p><p> Sat, 03 May 2014 18:00:00 +0000 39905 at http://ktep.org STATE OF THE ARTS: Consulate General of Mexico http://ktep.org/post/state-arts-consulate-general-mexico <p>Cultural Attaché with the Consulate general of Mexico, Karina Bugarini invites listeners to take advantage of a range of arts and cultural programs presented by the Consulate.</p><p><strong>Information:&nbsp;</strong><br /><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Consulate General of Mexico<br />910 E. San Antonio Avenue<br />(915) 544-6489</span></p><p>May 9<sup>th</sup>&nbsp;at 6 pm - &nbsp;“1/into” Fernando Dominguez &amp; Jacqueline Lopez<br />Contemporary dance performance<br />Chamizal National Memorial</p><p>May 29<sup>th</sup>&nbsp;at 6 pm -&nbsp;Matias Carbajal&nbsp;Jazz Ensemble<br />UTEP Fox Fine Arts Recital Hall</p><p> Sat, 03 May 2014 18:00:00 +0000 39906 at http://ktep.org STATE OF THE ARTS: KCOS-TV http://ktep.org/post/state-arts-kcos-tv <p>Emily Martin Loya, Chief Marketing Officer for KCOS TV invites El Paso-based Digital Storytellers to create and share brief story videos about El Paso.</p><p><strong>Information:</strong><br /><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://www.kcostv.org" target="_blank">www.kcostv.org</a></span><br /><span style="line-height: 1.5;">(915) 594-5345&nbsp;</span></p><p></p><p> Sat, 03 May 2014 18:00:00 +0000 39907 at http://ktep.org