Quote of the Day
“What good is the warmth of summer, without the cold of winter to give it sweetness?” – John Steinbeck
Tuesday on the New Mexico Style Show…
A life changing program from Playworks New Mexico teaches kids how to play nice, reducing bullying and improving learning.
Thousands of celebrities got a piece of Rio Rancho’s jewelry designer Alan Scott at the Grammy’s and Oscars this year, now the NFL wants him and he wants clever New Mexicans.
A unique shopping experience can be had at the Hat Smith, your source for affordable New Mexico style.
When President Obama designated the Rio Grande del Norte a national monument the Taos Mesa Brewing Company brewed up a special pale ale to commemorate the occasion. The beer is named the “Rio Grande del Norte National Monument Pale Ale” and the label depicts the Rio Grande Gorge and the surrounding mountains. Jayson Wylie, the head brewer and co-founder of says he will send the president a sample as a token of appreciation for making the national monument designation a reality.
Actor/director Seth McFarlane is coming to New Mexico to film his latest project, “A Million Ways To Die In The West”. It’s expected to go into production early May 2013 and the movie will be a step out of the box for the director. Elizabeth Gabel Productions is looking for extras specifically men with grown out mustaches and facial hair as well as Native Americans.
If you want to be an extra you can have your headshot taken this month at a town hall meeting hosted by the New Mexico Film Office; they will be passed on to extra casting directors. The town hall meeting is April 18, 2013 at the Harwood Museum of Art in Taos, NM. Headshots will be taken at 6:00 pm followed by a meeting on the state of the New Mexico film industry including an update about legislation, the outlook going forward, and the opportunities available to New Mexicans. The meeting gets underway at 7 and will last about 2 hours. The town hall is free and open to all. Those who already have a headshot are encouraged to bring them to the meeting and fill out the extras casting information registration form.
Links mentioned in the show today:
Playworks New Mexico brings safe and inclusive play to New Mexico schools
Elizabeth Gabel Productions
Making Strides Against Breast Cancer of Albuquerque NM
For The Kids Fund and the Active 20-30 Club of Albuquerque Kickball Tournament
Allen Scott Designs Facebook Page
The HatSmith of Santa Fe
Tara Thai Cuisine celebrates Thai New Year April 13 -15