artSLAM: The Ultimate Variety Show
Music, contemporary dance, sketch and stand-up comedy, live visual art and other lively forms of entertainment for adults will make up this 90 min. show. Think Saturday Night Live or The Tonight Show or, for those of you who go way back, The Ed Sullivan Show.
Saturday, March 18th
LOCATION: Keshet Center for the Arts, 4121 Cutler Ave NE, Albuquerque NM 87110
TICKETS: $12 General Admission – BUY TICKETS HERE
** Note: artSLAM contains mature content
7:00 pm Art vendors on display
7:45 pm Preshow live music by House Band – The Real Matt Jones
Beverages are available by donation
March 18th FEATURING:
- MC: William R. Stafford;
House Band: The Real Matt Jones
- More Music: Esme Olivia and Diles
- Michael Moxey and the Easy Sinners
- Visual artist & Poet: John Barney
- Dance: Alley Kats Tap Co. & Jazz Ensemble
- Dance: Keshet Dance Company
- Comedy: Danger Varoz
- Guest: Chad Brummett
- Theater: Mother Road Theatre Company cast of “The Spitfire Grill”
Call for Artists:
WHO: Singers, musicians, dancers, video artists, actors, comedians, poets, live visual artists, circus performers, magicians or any other artistic performers. We’re looking for any and all performance artists! and live visual artists are invited to apply for inclusion in the 2017 artSLAM season.
WHAT: Live performance in a fast-paced, engaging adult variety show
WHY: Keshet Ideas and Innovation Center (KIIC) endeavors to see artists and arts entrepreneurs grow and become sustainable, bringing excellence and economic stability to the arts economy here in New Mexico. www.Keshetarts.org/kiic All artists involved in artSLAM are paid a stipend. Artist Agreements are finalized upon acceptance into the curated season.
Keshet Center for the Arts is a creative community anchor that educates, entertains and engages; housing and uniting the arts, the artist and the audience.
Saturday, March 18 @ 8pm
Saturday, June 24 @ 8pm
Saturday, September 16 @ 8pm
Saturday, December 2 @ 8pm* “The Best of Show”
Send completed paperwork and work sample to Emily.Dunkin@KeshetArts.org
artSLAM-Artist Submission Form_call-for-artists – PDF DOWNLOAD
artSLAM Vendor Application – PDF DOWNLOAD