arts & entertainment

ELEVATED | Poetry, Jazz and a Walk on the Wild Side
by Leslie Vreeland
Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
A jazz artist in Ridgway, a guided hike in Canyonlands, and a poet nominated for the Colorado Book Award, all in the arts this week.
Hot Springs and Hot Music in Ouray and Ridgway This Summer
by Watch Staff
Apr 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Each week features a different genre of music, from indie to funk, and bluegrass to rock and blues. The bands are selected to appeal to all ages and to get the crowds dancing and enjoying the gorge...
‘Fantastic Mr. Fox’ at the Sheridan Opera House May 2-4
by Watch Staff
Apr 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Showing at 6 p.m. each of those three nights, the show answers such questions as, “What do you call a lightning bolt that stretches ‘cross the sky? What do you call a lemon squirt that gets you in ...
Kipori Woods Trades the ‘Big Easy’ for Montrose
by Adam E. Smith
Apr 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Word spreads quickly in Montrose when a new local musician steps into the scene with unprecedented chops and a charisma built upon his developing backstory.
ELEVATED | Alice, Susie and the Colorado Book Award
by Leslie Vreeland
Apr 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
Alice in Wonderland in Montrose, farewell to a local arts doyenne, and two authors from this region nominated for a Colorado Book Award, all in the arts this week.
2014 MOUNTAINFILM | Have We Lost Our Wilderness?
by Marta Tarbell
Apr 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
Authors Douglas Brinkley and Jared Diamond are just two of the scheduled speakers for Telluride Mountainfilm’s Moving Mountains Symposium, on Friday, May 23.
This April-May, It’s a Spring Youth Art Celebration
by Watch Staff
Apr 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Spring Youth Art exhibits will inject art lovers with color and imagination when they open during the town-wide Youth Art Walk at a number of galleries in Telluride, this Thursday, April 3, from 5-...
R&R | Winter Music Season Ends on High Notes
by Adam Smith
Apr 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
The slopes are closing, as are the music venues, but not before one last blowout week of shows.
ELEVATED | Favorites Return
by Leslie Vreeland
Apr 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
A jazz musician comes back to Ouray County, and a popular poetry contest returns too, all in the arts this week.
Mountaineer Hilaree O’Neill Gives Everest-Lhotse Presentation for dZi Foundation
by Samantha Wright
Mar 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
The event is a fundraiser for the dZi Foundation, and will conclude with a brief presentation from dZi Executive Director Mark Rikkers on “Deep Development in Nepal.”
R&R | Dynohunter and SunSquabi Keep Colorado Electronic Music Alive
by Adam E. Smith
Mar 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Live electronica in the club and reggae bands on the mountain this week.
ELEVATED | Dances with Death, Nature and the Strange
by Leslie Vreeland
Mar 27, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
Visiting poet in Ridgway and poetry plus Burlesque in Telluride, all in the arts this week.
Violent Femmes, George Clinton Headline 2014 Blues and Brews Festival
by Watch Staff
Mar 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Additional artists include the renowned Lee Fields and the Expressions, Shakey Graves, Dumpstaphunk, and Kipori Woods.
Montrose Hosts Internationally Acclaimed Adventure Film Festival
by Marta Tarbell
Mar 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
Montrose joins forces with climbing capitals – including Chamonix, France; Santiago, Chile; Sydney, Australia; and Asheville, N.C. – to host the internationally acclaimed Adventure Film Festival, A...
Second Chance Wine and Whiskers Struts Into Town
by Samantha Wright
Mar 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Second Chance Wine and Whiskers, the nonprofit’s primary fundraiser of the year, raises raising upwards of $40,000 annually toward operating expenses at its animal shelter at Angel Ridge Ranch.
ELEVATED | At the Palm: 'War Horse' and 'Brooklyn Castle'
by Leslie Vreeland
Mar 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
War Horse, Brooklyn Castle and farm-to-table delights, all in the arts this week.
R&R | British Reggae Legends Steel Pulse Wrap Up Winter Music Series
by Adam Smith
Mar 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
Core members David Hinds and Selwyn Brown are set to bring the entire ensemble to the Telluride Conference Center tonight at 9 p.m. as part of the Winter Music Series presented by the Sheridan Arts...
Opening Night Audience Spellbound By ‘A Few Good Men’
by Nick Hoppner
Mar 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
The intense courtroom drama, familiar to those who saw the 1992 film starring Tom Cruise, Demi Moore and Jack Nicholson, takes on fresh life and new immediacy in the stage version now playing in Mo...
ELEVATED | Childs, Ririe-Woodbury and 'Urinetown'
by Leslie Vreeland
Mar 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Author Craig Childs in Ridgway, dance troupe in Ouray and Montrose, and Urinetown in Telluride, all in the arts this week.
R&R | Pigeons, New Orleans Suspects and Nershi with the McCourys
by Adam Smith
Mar 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
March heats up with in more ways than one. Find out who is playing around town this week.