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Santa Fe is one of the country's oldest and most beautiful cities with some of the most dramatic sunsets in the world, so it's only natural to find a diverse and dynamic performing arts scene here. Audiences are wowed just about every night of the week.

LensicWith everything from theatrical productions and ballet performances to classical concerts, global music jams and slam poetry competitions, Santa Fe's performing arts hold center stage. Our year-round calendar spotlights international and local stars. You'll enjoy famous actors, opera singers, classical musicians, jazz quartets, bands playing blues, folk, country and rock, modern dancers, native storytellers and other gifted performers.

The Santa Fe Opera continues to bring opera stars and audiences from around the world each summer for one of the country's most cherished opera seasons. The city also hosts annual music festivals throughout the year that feature established and emerging musicians and singers from around the world. Santa Fe's own gifted groups of community musicians and choral groups perform year-round as well.

On any given night in Santa Fe, you might see an elite group of Chinese acrobats, a whimsical troupe of Santa Fe circus performers or a beloved Broadway musical. Enjoy a stirring concert put on by the Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival, the New Mexico Jazz Festival or a festival devoted to the traditional music of New Mexico's Rio Grande region. Watch the heated artistry of flamenco dancers accompanied by Spanish guitar music, performed by Entreflamenco or the Juan Siddi Flamenco Theatre Company. Take in a stellar production of a well-known play or a world premiere of a work by an emerging playwright. Actors travel from around the world to perform here and we also have vibrant community theater groups featuring talented Santa Fe actors.

With more than a dozen venues, from historic theaters to outdoor stages, glorious churches and museum spaces, Santa Fe truly is a performing arts center.

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Santa Fe Women's Ensemble
Come share the joy of the holidays with us at our winter concertsǃ In the ambiance of the historic Loretto Chapel and the contemporary Immaculate Heart of Mary Chapel, the Santa Fe Women’s Ensemble brings to life choral works from many times and traditions—music to touch your heart and capture the beauty of the season. We also have A spring Mother's Day Concert each May. Our performances feature commissioned works.
Loretto Chapel
Santa Fe, NM 87504
info@sfwe.org
Come share the joy of the holidays with us at our winter concertsǃ In the ambiance of the historic Loretto Chapel and the contemporary Immaculate Heart of Mary Chapel, the Santa Fe Women’s Ensemble brings to life choral works from many times and traditions—music to touch your heart and capture the beauty of the season. We also have A spring Mother's Day Concert each May. Our performances feature commissioned works.
Santa Fe Men's Camerata
Santa Fe Men's Camerata, directed by Karen Marrolli, brings to Northern New Mexico the rich legacy of male choral music.
No physical location. Visit website.

970-903-8854
Santa Fe Men's Camerata, directed by Karen Marrolli, brings to Northern New Mexico the rich legacy of male choral music.
Santa Fe Playhouse
The Playhouse offers quality productions of well-known plays and also offers never-produced playwrights the chance to see their work on stage. Each season offers comedies, dramas and musicals. Not only do theatergoers enjoy quality productions, they partake of a sense of history when they enter the old adobe walls of the Santa Fe Playhouse. The adobe building is in the heart of the Barrio de Analco, one of the oldest town sections in the United States.
142 E De Vargas St
Santa Fe, NM 87501
(505) 988-4262
The Playhouse offers quality productions of well-known plays and also offers never-produced playwrights the chance to see their work on stage. Each season offers comedies, dramas and musicals. Not only do theatergoers enjoy quality productions, they partake of a sense of history when they enter the old adobe walls of the Santa Fe Playhouse. The adobe building is in the heart of the Barrio de Analco, one of the oldest town sections in the United States.
Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival
Since 1972 the Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival has become one of the world's preeminent music festivals, guided by a visionary spirit and dedicated to artistic excellence and innovation. Contributing to its magic is the Festival's unique Santa Fe setting, nestled amid the timeless splendors of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains. Today, under the spirited artistic leadersh
208 Griffin
Santa Fe, NM 87507
505-670-4069
Since 1972 the Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival has become one of the world's preeminent music festivals, guided by a visionary spirit and dedicated to artistic excellence and innovation. Contributing to its magic is the Festival's unique Santa Fe setting, nestled amid the timeless splendors of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains. Today, under the spirited artistic leadersh
Santa Fe Pro Musica
Santa Fe Pro Musica brings together outstanding musicians to inspire and educate audiences of all ages through the performance of great music. Pro Musica's season occurs September through April and features the SFPM Baroque Ensemble in the Loretto Chapel, the String Works Series in the St. Francis Auditorium, and the SFPM Orchestra in the Lensic.
1512 Pacheco St Ste 2
Santa Fe, NM 87505
505-988-4640
Santa Fe Pro Musica brings together outstanding musicians to inspire and educate audiences of all ages through the performance of great music. Pro Musica's season occurs September through April and features the SFPM Baroque Ensemble in the Loretto Chapel, the String Works Series in the St. Francis Auditorium, and the SFPM Orchestra in the Lensic.
Stephanie Hatfield - Free Box Music
Stephanie Hatfield invites us into the wonder of her life by shoving us head first into the back seat of a speeding car that is her music. Songwriter, performer, musician & teacher, Hatfield has written countless songs & recorded 4 excellent albums, an ever-evolving soundscape narrative of her passions and her life.
No physical location. Visit website.

505-470-7868
Stephanie Hatfield invites us into the wonder of her life by shoving us head first into the back seat of a speeding car that is her music. Songwriter, performer, musician & teacher, Hatfield has written countless songs & recorded 4 excellent albums, an ever-evolving soundscape narrative of her passions and her life.
Santa Fe Bandstand
The 2019 Santa Fe Bandstand season runs from June 19 thru August 9. From Grammy Award-winning artists to the best of Santa Fe's exploding local music scene, there's something for everyone. Come down to the Plaza, spread out a blanket and break open your picnic basket. The perfect way to spend a cool summer eve in the historic Santa Fe Plaza.
63 Lincoln Avenue
Santa Fe, NM 87501
505-986-6054
The 2019 Santa Fe Bandstand season runs from June 19 thru August 9. From Grammy Award-winning artists to the best of Santa Fe's exploding local music scene, there's something for everyone. Come down to the Plaza, spread out a blanket and break open your picnic basket. The perfect way to spend a cool summer eve in the historic Santa Fe Plaza.
Santa Fe Desert Chorale
Founded in 1982 by Larry Bandfield, the Santa Fe Desert Chorale is one of the longest continually performing professional music organizations based in New Mexico, as well as one of the most distinguished. The SFDC is comprised of nationally-based artists, and presents both summer and winter festivals featuring a wide range of choral literature from around the world.
311 E Palace Ave
Santa Fe, NM 87501
505-988-2282
Founded in 1982 by Larry Bandfield, the Santa Fe Desert Chorale is one of the longest continually performing professional music organizations based in New Mexico, as well as one of the most distinguished. The SFDC is comprised of nationally-based artists, and presents both summer and winter festivals featuring a wide range of choral literature from around the world.
Juan Siddi Flamenco Santa Fe
Juan Siddi Flamenco Santa Fe galvanizes global flamenco talent in electrifying and authentic showcases conceived in the company’s home base of Santa Fe. Founded in 2008, the company’s crowd-pleasing performances immerse aficionados, as well as those newly fascinated by flamenco, in a centuries-old world of song and dance. In 2014, Juan Siddi Flamenco Santa Fe joined forces with Aspen Santa Fe Ballet for a shared management structure and enhanced artistic synergies.
550B St. Michael's Drive, Suite 1
Santa Fe, NM 87505
5059835591
Juan Siddi Flamenco Santa Fe galvanizes global flamenco talent in electrifying and authentic showcases conceived in the company’s home base of Santa Fe. Founded in 2008, the company’s crowd-pleasing performances immerse aficionados, as well as those newly fascinated by flamenco, in a centuries-old world of song and dance. In 2014, Juan Siddi Flamenco Santa Fe joined forces with Aspen Santa Fe Ballet for a shared management structure and enhanced artistic synergies.
Performance Santa Fe
Since 1937, Performance Santa Fe has brought world-class music, dance, and theater to the City Different. Our mission is to present and produce the best in performing arts, and to enliven the hearts, minds, and spirits of the community through artistic excellence. Our education and outreach programs offer inspirational & free performing arts experiences to students.
300 Paseo de Peralta, Ste 102
Santa Fe, NM 87501
505-984-8759
Since 1937, Performance Santa Fe has brought world-class music, dance, and theater to the City Different. Our mission is to present and produce the best in performing arts, and to enliven the hearts, minds, and spirits of the community through artistic excellence. Our education and outreach programs offer inspirational & free performing arts experiences to students.
The New Mexico Performing Arts Society
Now in its eighth season, the New Mexico Performing Arts Society is recognized as one of the top music and performing arts presenters in northern New Mexico. NMPAS is the umbrella organization for the New Mexico Bach Society, Chapel Series at Immaculate Heart, and Santa Fe Flute Immersion, an in-depth masterclass for flutists from high school through professionals.
7038 Camino Rojo
Santa Fe, NM 87507
505-474-4513
Now in its eighth season, the New Mexico Performing Arts Society is recognized as one of the top music and performing arts presenters in northern New Mexico. NMPAS is the umbrella organization for the New Mexico Bach Society, Chapel Series at Immaculate Heart, and Santa Fe Flute Immersion, an in-depth masterclass for flutists from high school through professionals.
Aspen Santa Fe Ballet
Now over two decades old, Aspen Santa Fe Ballet's bold vision – top global choreographers, distinctive groundbreaking works, and virtuoso dancers – has fostered a jewel of a dance company in the American West. This internationally-acclaimed professional dance company brings dance to Santa Fe year-round through performances and education.
550 B St Michael's Drive Ste 1
Santa Fe, NM 87505
505-983-5591
Now over two decades old, Aspen Santa Fe Ballet's bold vision – top global choreographers, distinctive groundbreaking works, and virtuoso dancers – has fostered a jewel of a dance company in the American West. This internationally-acclaimed professional dance company brings dance to Santa Fe year-round through performances and education.
The Santa Fe Symphony Orchestra & Chorus
Northern New Mexico's only professional symphony orchestra-with-chorus. We focus on orchestra masterpieces that thrill your senses and feed your soul. This fall and spring, The Santa Fe Symphony Orchestra and Chorus brings to The Lensic nine full-orchestra programs, with a host of beloved works and a star-studded array of soloists from near and far.
551 W. Cordova Road, Suite D
Santa Fe, NM 87505
505-983-3530
Northern New Mexico's only professional symphony orchestra-with-chorus. We focus on orchestra masterpieces that thrill your senses and feed your soul. This fall and spring, The Santa Fe Symphony Orchestra and Chorus brings to The Lensic nine full-orchestra programs, with a host of beloved works and a star-studded array of soloists from near and far.
International Shakespeare Center
The International Shakespeare Center provides monthly Shakespeare Talks, a Great Scenes series, Shakespeare reading groups for adults, staged readings, performances, a Youth Shakespeare Festival, a youth performance troupe, and more.
No physical location. Visit website.

505-424-7926
The International Shakespeare Center provides monthly Shakespeare Talks, a Great Scenes series, Shakespeare reading groups for adults, staged readings, performances, a Youth Shakespeare Festival, a youth performance troupe, and more.
The Santa Fe Opera
Every summer since 1957, opera lovers have been drawn to the magnificent northern New Mexico mountains to enjoy productions of new, rarely performed, and standard works at The Santa Fe Opera. Here, the company’s dramatic adobe theater blends harmoniously with the landscape. It is this fusion of nature and art that leaves such an enduring impression on all who visit.
301 Opera Drive
Santa Fe, NM 87506
505-986-5900
Every summer since 1957, opera lovers have been drawn to the magnificent northern New Mexico mountains to enjoy productions of new, rarely performed, and standard works at The Santa Fe Opera. Here, the company’s dramatic adobe theater blends harmoniously with the landscape. It is this fusion of nature and art that leaves such an enduring impression on all who visit.
Theatre Santa Fe
TheatreSantaFe.org provides you with a single source to discover what’s happening in Santa Fe theatre! Created as part of Santa Fe’s Collaborative Arts Marketing Pilot Program, TheatreSantaFe.org was conceived by a group of local theatres, artistic directors, and actors to provide the city of Santa Fe with its first ever website for theatre event listings.
No physical location. Visit website.

505-699-8501
TheatreSantaFe.org provides you with a single source to discover what’s happening in Santa Fe theatre! Created as part of Santa Fe’s Collaborative Arts Marketing Pilot Program, TheatreSantaFe.org was conceived by a group of local theatres, artistic directors, and actors to provide the city of Santa Fe with its first ever website for theatre event listings.
UnReal Housewives of Santa Fe
Comedy performing arts group called The UnReal Housewives of Santa Fe. Performs for conventions, reunions, charity and other events. Performances are written specifically for each event. To book The UnReal Housewives or for more information call Dennis Carroll at 505 231-0852 or email at Carroll.news1@gmail.com
No physical location. Visit website.

505-231-0852
Comedy performing arts group called The UnReal Housewives of Santa Fe. Performs for conventions, reunions, charity and other events. Performances are written specifically for each event. To book The UnReal Housewives or for more information call Dennis Carroll at 505 231-0852 or email at Carroll.news1@gmail.com


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