Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Lights, Camera, Music! Bo Brown and Steven Michael Quezada Headline Special Fundraising Event

Albuquerque Little Theatre (ALT) joins forces and talent with The Film Apprenticeship Programs, Inc (FAPI) to bring you Lights, Camera, Music. This special fundraising event will be held on Sunday May 16 at the historic Albuquerque Little Theater. The event will be emceed by former Miss New Mexico Christina Olmi. Native New Mexican and Country Music Sensation, Bo Brown will perform live. His new album Believe will be released soon.

Also headlining will be local Comedian/Actor, Steven Michael Quezada, who also has a recurring role on AMC’s hit and locally produced television show, Breaking Bad. Steven is a 5-time winner of NMHEA Comedian of the Year Award. He has been making people laugh throughout the Southwest at Comedy Clubs, Casinos and Special Events since 1987 with his unique Chicano style of humor. This special night of music, comedy and all-around entertainment, will be kicked off by the cast of ALT’s upcoming production, The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas. Y’all come on out now and get a sneak-preview of this hilarious Texas tale.

Ticket prices are $10 each for general admission. The event will also feature a VIP lounge with local celebrities, snacks, and beverages. $25 admission for VIP entry. The event will be taped for future broadcast on Encantada TV, Channel 26. Tickets are on sale now through the ALT box office (505.242.4750) and online at www.albuquerquelittletheatre.org/Tickets.htm

All proceeds benefit ALT, now in it’s 80th season, and The Film Apprenticeship Programs, Inc. FAPI, now conducting it’s 3rd term of classes, trains New Mexicans for careers in television and broadcasting. The program’s mission is to put locals to work on productions in our state, keeping our jobs right here at home.

For more information on the event please contact Liz Servis: lservis@filmapprentice.org
For more information on FAPI. please visit www.filmapprentice.org
For more information on ALT, please visit www.albuquerquelittletheatre.org