August 26 Divas concert benefits NMSU and AAUW-LC

Popular local performer and director Megan McQueen will bring a revival of the famous Divas Concert series for one night only to the NMSU Center for the Arts on Saturday, August 26, at 7:30 p.m.

McQueen will emcee and perform in Divas 2017! to benefit the New Mexico State University Theater Dept. and the Las Cruces American Association of University Women (AAUW-LC) in support of their programs for young women in our community.

Tickets ranging in price from $15 – $20 can be purchased at the Pan Am Center on the NMSU campus or Ticketmaster online at, search for nmsu.

Performers include Country Diva: Della Bustamante, Emcee (and Duet Partner): Megan McQueen; Broadway Diva: Janet Beatty–Payne; Opera Diva: Amanda Bradford; Soul Diva: Marybeth Torres; Piano Diva: Mark Klett; and Piano Diva: Diane Schutz.

Add to those established performers these Rising Star Divas: Miss New Mexico Taylor Rey and Miss Picacho Hills Outstanding Teen Abrianna Morales. The Next Diva Generation: Nicole Bartlett, Daniela Castorena, Noelia de la Rosa, Rachel Edwards, Asiah Thomas-Mandlman, and Megan Thompson, plus a surprise Guest Diva.