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New Mexico State University events March 6-12

UNIVERSITY MUSEUM AT NMSU TO HOST ANTHROPOLOGICAL FILM SERIES


The University Museum at New Mexico State University will show a double feature at 6 p.m. on Thursday, March 4, as part of their Anthropological Film Series.

"Masks of Mexico" and "The Hopi: Corn is Life" will be shown. Admission is free and light refreshments will be provided.

The museum is located inside Kent Hall on University Avenue at Solano Drive. For more information please call (575) 646-5161 or visit http://www.nmsu.edu/museum.

ASTC AT NMSU PRESENTS 'THE EURYDICE PROJECT'

The American Southwest Theatre Company at New Mexico State University will present "The Eurydice Project" at 8 p.m. Saturday, March 6, and 2 p.m. Friday, March 7, at the Hershel Zohn Theatre.

Orpheus must travel to the Underworld to save his bride, Eurydice. Can he save her soul and reunite with his love or is he doomed to lose her forever?

Times and ticket prices vary. For more information call (575) 646-4515 or visit http://theatre.nmsu.edu/astc/box_office.html.

NMSU'S PLAYER'S GRILL TO HOST PERFORMANCE BY ERIK MACK

The Player's Grill restaurant and bar will host jazz musician Erik Mack from 6-9 p.m. on Saturday, March 6, inside the New Mexico State University Golf Course Clubhouse.

Tickets for each show are $5 with a valid NMSU ID or $10 for general admission.

For more information and directions call (575) 646-2457 or visit http://nmsugolf.com/golf/proto/nmsugolf/players_grill/players_grill.htm.

UNIVERSITY MUSEUM AT NMSU TO HOST FAMILY WORKSHOP

The University Museum at New Mexico State University will host educational Saturday Family Workshops from 10-11:30 a.m. and 2-3:30 p.m. on March 6th.

The project for both workshops will be "graham cracker pueblos." All ages are welcome. Workshops are free to the public and materials are provided. Reservations are not required unless you are attending with a large group.

For more information call (575) 646-5161or visit http://www.nmsu.edu/museum.

PADI TO HOLD THE 2010 'LOOK WHO'S DANCING!' DANCE COMPETITION

The Pan American Dance Institute at New Mexico State University will present the Las Cruces version of "Dancing with the Stars," featuring community leaders and local personalities in the 2010 "Look Who's Dancing!" competition at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 7, at the NMSU Pan American Center.

Come watch local celebrities paired with students of NMSU's DanceSport Company as they compete in dances including waltz, bolero, cha cha, mambo, paso doble, quickstep, rumba, samba, and tango.

Tickets prices vary and are available at the NMSU Ticket Office, Enchanted Gardens and White's Music Box. Tickets will also be available at the door on the day of the event.
For more information about "Look Who's Dancing!" contact Eric Fierro at (575) 496-3397, or log on to http://bigbanddanceclub.org or http://dance.nmsu.edu/lookwhosdancing.

'DONA ROSITA'S DAY OF THE DEAD' PRODUCTION COMING TO NMSU

The American Southwest Theatre Company at New Mexico State University will host the touring production of "Dona Rosita's Day of the Dead" at 8 p.m. Friday, March 12, at the Hershel Zohn Theatre.

The show stars Ruby Nelda Perez as Dona Rosita in a delightful one-woman show.

For tickets and more information call (575) 646-4515 or visit http://theatre.nmsu.edu/astc/box_office.html.

NMSU ART GALLERY TO HOST JURIED STUDENT ART SHOW

The New Mexico State University Art Gallery will host the Juried Student Art Show, displaying original artwork by NMSU main campus students with an exhibition reception at 5 p.m. followed by the presentation of awards at 6 p.m. Friday, March 12.

The exhibition will run through Wednesday, March 31.

The gallery is located in D.W. Williams Art Building, at 1390 E. University Ave., east of Solano Drive. For more information call the gallery at (575) 646-2545.