Offering more than 200 dynamic events in dance, music, film, theater, opera, lectures and spoken word each year, The Lensic’s graceful interior and stunning exterior in both Moorish and Spanish Renaissance style was successfully transformed in 2001 from a movie palace to a state-of-the-art, nonprofit performing arts center. Watch our video or read more here.
Leon Russell is a music legend and perhaps the most accomplished and versatile musician in the history of rock 'n roll. Leon was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in March, 2011 and inducted into the Songwriter's Hall of Fame in June, 2011. In addition to his own acclaimed recordings, over his distinguished and unique 50 year career, Leon has worked with hundreds of famous artists as a musician, arranger, producer, singer, songwriter, pianist, guitarist, and bandleader. Catch him while you can!
Tickets: $49-$59 Reserved Seating
Santa Fe Institute Community Lecture Series presents John McWhorter: The Language Hoax. Free.
Open ears and an open mind are the essence of singer, guitarist and songwriter Robert Cray’s approach to writing, recording and playing music. He has created a sound that rises from American roots and arrives today both fresh and familiar. In just over 40 years Cray and his band have recorded 20 studio releases, 15 of which have been on the Billboard charts.
Join us onstagefor this year's amazing gala event and be transported to exotic India for an evening of fun with friends, dazzling entertainment, delicious cocktails, and Indian-fusion cuisine. We have fun with flair at The Lensic: your historic, local world-class theatre!