State Of The Arts

Saturday 11:30am

State of the Arts is a weekly 30-minute program focusing on the arts community of El Paso. Hosted by dedicated art enthusiast Mónica Gómez, State of the Arts provides listeners with a behind-the-scenes glimpse of how creativity is shaping our community. Gómez interviews local visual artists, writers, dancers, singers, actors and directors, as well as regional talent exhibiting or performing in El Paso. The show gets to the heart of what inspires and drives artists to do what they love best.

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KTEP Local
12:00 pm
Sat August 10, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: Romeo and Julieta

Elizabeth Dahl, Marketing Director for Shakespeare-On-the-Rock’s and El Paso Museum of Art Education Curator, Elisabeth Sommer preview an innovative bilingual performance of Romeo and Julieta in a uniquely suited setting.

Romeo and Julieta
August 18 at 2:00 pm
El Paso Museum of Art El Paso Energy Auditorium
shakespeareontherocks.com or (915) 920-9979

KTEP Local
12:00 pm
Sat August 10, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: Gabriel S. Gaytán

El Paso artist and educator, Gabriel S. Gaytán, talks about two upcoming events featuring his rich and colorful art in expected and unexpected places.

www.gaytanartworks.com

KTEP Local
12:00 pm
Sat August 10, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: Gilbert and Sillivan Company of El Paso

Stephanie Conwell, Artistic Director of the Gilbert and Sullivan Company of El Paso, along with singers/actors Daniel Maciel and Stephanie Torres announce their 44th anniversary celebration featuring The Gondoliers or The King of Barataria, a light-hearted production with beautiful music, a happy theme and a surprise ending!  

The Gondoliers or The King of Barataria
Chamizal National Memorial Theater
800 S. San Marcial
Friday & Saturday, August 16 & 17 at 7:00 pm and Sunday, August 18 at 2:30 pm
GandSelpaso.org or (915) 591-6210

KTEP Local
12:00 pm
Sat August 3, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: UTEP Centennial Museum

Maribel Villalva, who became Director of the UTEP Centennial Museum and Chihuahuan Desert Gardens some five months ago, talks about the museum’s role in the upcoming Centennial Celebration.

UTEP Centennial Museum
(915) 747-6669
centennial.utep.edu

KTEP Local
12:00 pm
Sat August 3, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: El Paso Opera

Artistic and General Director, David Grabarkewitz, previews the performances, galas and innovative events making up the 20th season of El Paso Opera.

El Paso Opera
(915) 581-5534
www.epopera.org

KTEP Local
12:00 pm
Sat July 27, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: Plaza Classic Film Festival - Part 1

Charles Horak, host of KTEP’s On Film and Artistic Director of the Plaza Classic Film Festival, along with festival co-founder, Eric Pearson, President of the El Paso Community Foundation, preview this year’s amazing line-up of films, VIP guests, and special events.

Information: www.plazaclassic.com

KTEP Local
12:00 pm
Sat July 27, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: Plaza Classic Film Festival - Part 2

Part 2 of our interview with Charles Horak and Eric Pearson from the Plaza Classic Film Festival.

KTEP Local
12:00 pm
Sat July 27, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: El Paso Art Association

Joyce Ewald, Office Administrator for the El Paso Art Association previews the second International Eye of the Camera exhibit. 

El Paso Art Association’s 2013 International Eye of the Camera Exhibition & Sale
Crossland Gallery
500 West Paisano (at Durango)
Friday, August 2 to Saturday, August 31
(915) 534-7377 or www.elpasoartassociation.com 

KTEP Local
12:00 pm
Sat July 20, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: Gallegos y Baile Flamenco

Linda Gallegos – Principal Dancer, Founder, Choreographer and Director of Gallegos y Baile Flamenco – talks about the upcoming performance "Pasión Flamenca: Amor Gitano".

Pasión Flamenca: Amor Gitano
Chamizal National Memorial Theater
800 S. San Marcial 
Saturday, July 27, 7:00 pm
(915) 755-1414

KTEP Local
12:00 pm
Sat July 20, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: Chamber Music Festival in Ruidoso

Lyn Kidder, Board Member with the Chamber Music Festival in Ruidoso, New Mexico previews one of the first performances by the 2013 Gold Medalist of the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition, 26-year-old Ukrainian Vadym Kholodenko.                      

Chamber Music Festival in Ruidoso, New Mexico
Vadym Kholodenko
Saturday, July 27 at 8 pm
Spencer Theater for the Performing Arts
Spencertheater.com or (575) 336-4800

KTEP Local
12:00 pm
Sat July 20, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: Vultures At The Well

Co-founders, Austin Savage and Carlos Rubalcava announce the Border Theatre’s first full-length original production Vultures at the Well.

Border Theatre’s Vultures at the Well
UTEP Studio Theatre (1st Floor Fox Fine Arts)
July 26, 27, 28 at 8 pm and July 27, 28 at 2:30pm
(915) 412-5283   

KTEP Local
12:00 pm
Sat July 13, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: UTEP Dance Workshops

Professor of Dance, Myron Howard Nadel, is joined by Head of the Dance Department, Lisa Smith to discuss upcoming events and exciting developments in the UTEP Department of Theatre and Dance.

UTEP Summer Dance Workshops
(915) 747-6509

KTEP Local
12:00 pm
Sat July 13, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: Kids-N-Co.

KIDS-N-CO. founder, Jan Wolfe, along with Clarissa McCracken who plays the evil Queen Malvina, preview the company’s special 25th Anniversary presentation of "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs as Performed by Professor TJ Barker's Troupe of Theatricals.

El Paso KIDS-N-CO.
1301 Texas Ave. 
(915) 351-1455

KTEP Local
12:00 pm
Sat July 13, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: The Pillowman

Abel Garcia, Director and Mathew Bianchi talk about the UTEP Department of Theater and Dance Student Production of The Pillowman.

KTEP Local
12:00 pm
Sat July 6, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: Rosa Guerrero, Billie Brown, and Nina Gomez - Part 1

Three extraordinary women, teaching artists and long-time friends – Rosa Guerrero, dance historian and humanitarian; Billie Brown, Executive and Artistic Director of Theatre Inc.; and Nina Gomez, Artistic Director of Danzas Españolas – come together to talk about their creative journeys and their participation in the City’s Community Arts Program.

Rosa Guerrero - www.rosaguerrero.com, (915) 566-5084
Nina Gomez – Danzas Españolas  (915) 533-1713
Billie Brown – Theatre, Inc.  (915) 821-0150
El Paso Museums and Cultural Affairs Department – (915) 541-4481 www.elpasotexas.gov/mcad

KTEP Local
12:00 pm
Sat July 6, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: Rosa Guerrero, Billie Brown, and Nina Gomez - Part 2

Part 2 of our interview with Rosa Guerrero, Billie Brown, and Nina Gomez.

KTEP Local
12:00 pm
Sat June 29, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: BorderSenses

Minerva Laveaga, Director of BorderSenses, along with Project Directors Daniel Rios (Memorias del Silencio) and Yasmin Ramirez (For Word) talk about a competition for young writers and the release of a new anthology.

BorderSenses
www.BorderSenses.com

KTEP Local
12:00 pm
Sat June 29, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: El Paso Playhouse

Actors, Danny Fogle and Tammy Partanen with the El Paso Playhouse talk about the 50th Anniversary Season of El Paso’s longest running community theater, starting with Arthur Miller’s All My Sons.

El Paso Playhouse
2501 Montana
(915) 532-1317
www.elpasoplayhouse.com

KTEP Local
12:00 pm
Sat June 22, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: Violinist, Wesley Yu

Violinist, Wesley Yu along with his parents, Amelia and Hanson Yu, talks about his behind-the-scenes and on-stage experience with National Public Radio’s June 1st live recording of From the Top at the Plaza Theatre presented by the El Paso Summer Music Festival.

KTEP Local
12:00 pm
Sat June 22, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: Centro Artistico y Cultural – Buena Vista

Roberto Salas, Director of the Centro Artistico y Cultural – Buena Vista, talks about the relocation of the center and current projects.

Centro Artistico y Cultural – Buena Vista
120 Courschense Street
www.bvcentroartistico.org
(
619) 886-1892

KTEP Local
4:07 pm
Wed June 19, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: Kids-N-Co

Stella Gutiérrez, Board President of El Paso KIDS-N-CO. along with KIDS-N-CO. founder, Jan Wolfe preview the company’s 25th Anniversary celebration, including summer camps and special productions.

El Paso KIDS-N-CO.
1301 Texas Ave.
(915) 351-1455

KTEP Local
12:00 pm
Sat June 15, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: John Leguizamo

Multi-facted performer and Emmy Award winner, John Leguizamo talks about his fifth one-man play, Ghetto Klown coming to UTEP’s Magoffin Auditorium.

John Leguizamo's Ghetto Klown
Friday and Saturday, June 28 and 29, at 8 pm
UTEP Magoffin Auditorium

KTEP Local
12:00 pm
Sat June 8, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: City of El Paso Museums & Cultural Affairs Department

Ben Fyffe, Cultural Programs Supervisor for the City of El Paso Museums & Cultural Affairs Department previews the 30th Anniversary Music Under the Stars Concert Series and other programs.

KTEP Local
12:00 pm
Sat June 8, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: El Paso Community College Performers Studio Summer Repertory 2013

Theater Director, Joel Anguiano and Actress, Marilyn Wallace preview the El Paso Community College Performers Studio Summer Repertory 2013, which brings Broadway to El Paso with four summer productions.

Information: 
Reservations: 831-5056

KTEP Local
4:33 pm
Tue June 4, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: UTEP Department of Theater and Dance

Rebecca Rivas, Visiting Assistant Professor of Voice and Movement with the UTEP Department of Theater and Dance discusses the upcoming staged readings of two Chicano plays and the Summer Theater and Dance Camps.

Information:
(915) 747-6213
www.theatredance.utep.edu

KTEP Local
12:00 pm
Sat June 1, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: Journalist Alfredo Corchado

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 talks about the release of his new book Midnight In Mexico: A Reporter’s Journey Through a Country’s Descent into Darkness.

Information:
www.midnightinmexico.com

KTEP Local
12:00 pm
Sat June 1, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: 48-Hour Film Slam Festival

Ray Sanchez, Managing Partner with GhostLight Creative invites local filmmakers to enter the 2nd 48-hour Film Slam Festival.

Information:
www.ghostlightevents.com

KTEP Local
12:00 pm
Sat May 25, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: El Paso Symphony Orchestra Conductor Bohuslav Rattay

The El Paso Symphony Orchestra Association’s new Music Director and Conductor, Bohuslav Rattay, talks about his journey to becoming conductor of the longest continuously running symphony orchestra in the state of Texas.

Information:
www.epso.org
(915) 532-3776

KTEP Local
12:00 pm
Sat May 18, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: XII Travelers Project

Painter and Sculptor, John Sherrill Houser speaks with us from his studio in Santa Fe about “Don Benito Juarez at The Pass of The North” – the fourth figure in the monumental XII Travelers project.

Information: www.12travelers.com

KTEP Local
12:00 pm
Sat May 18, 2013

STATE OF THE ARTS: El Paso Playhouse

Actor Kevin Mullin previews the final production of the El Paso Playhouse’s 49th season – Agatha Christie's And Then There Were None.

Agatha Christie's And Then There Were None
El Paso Playhouse 2501 Montana
(915) 532-1317
May 24th, 2013 - June 15, 2013

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