Top Choice Opera in Santa Fe

Santa Fe Opera

Many visitors flock to Santa Fe for the opera alone: the theater is a marvel, with 360-degree views of sandstone wilderness crowned with sunsets and moonrises, while at center stage the world's finest talent perform…
Theater in Peñasco

Peñasco Theatre

Historic theater that offers myriad programs, concerts, movies and classes throughout the year, including weeklong youth circus camps in summer, thanks to its close connection with Wise Fool, a collective of perform…
Dance in Santa Fe

El Flamenco

Run by Spanish codirectors Antonio Granjero and Estefania Ramirez, this top-flight flamenco company was actually founded in Madrid in 1998, before moving full-time to the US in 2010. Spellbinding performances will l…
Performing Arts in Santa Fe

Lensic Performing Arts Center

A beautifully renovated 1930 movie house, the theater hosts touring productions and classic films as well as seven different performance groups, including the Aspen Santa Fe Ballet and the Santa Fe Symphony Orchestr…
Cinema in Santa Fe

Jean Cocteau Cinema

Revived by George RR Martin in 2013, this is the top cinema in town for indie flicks; also has book signings, occasional live concerts and an in-theater bar.
Casino in Northern Pueblos

Buffalo Thunder Resort

The largest casino in northern New Mexico, the resort here also has a Hilton Hotel, a spa and a golf course. It's 14 miles north of Santa Fe.
Cabaret in Santa Fe

Vanessie of Santa Fe

You don't really come to Vanessie for the food, though there's nothing wrong with it. No, the attraction here is the piano bar, featuring blow-dried lounge singers who bring Neil Diamond and Barry Manilow classics t…
Theater in Santa Fe

Santa Fe Playhouse

The state's oldest theater company performs avant-garde and traditional theater and musical comedy, typically with evening programs Thursday to Saturday plus a Sunday matinee.
Live Music in Santa Fe

Warehouse 21

This youth-oriented arts and activity center in a 3500-sq-ft warehouse by the Railyard occasionally hosts live-music acts.
Theater in Santa Fe

Adobe Rose

Santa Fe's Adobe Rose is the main venue for modern theater, usually staging one production every two months.