arts & entertainment

Unique Museums That You and Your Kids Will Love
by Samantha Wright
Oct 14, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 439 439 recommendations | email to a friend
Experience History in the San Juans
All Fired Up Again
by Leslie Vreeland
Oct 13, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Weehawken Arts opened its All Fired Up Clay Center in March of last year. Now it is opening again.
Telluride Horror Show Hits the Big-Time
by Marta Tarbell
Oct 09, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 93 93 recommendations | email to a friend
Two legendary guest directors, a major studio sneak and a closing night treat.
ELEVATED | Ridgway Library art exhibit, and the Ballad of Fiji & Jasmine
by Leslie Vreeland
Oct 09, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 74 74 recommendations | email to a friend
An art exhibit at the Ridgway Library, and a woman, her dog and her violin head west, all in the arts this week.
ELEVATED | Art From Page to Stage
by Leslie Vreeland
Oct 03, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
Art From Page to Stage
Tony Award-Winning Comedy ‘Art’ Comes to Wright Opera House
by Watch Staff
Oct 02, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
The Moving Target Theater Company of Kansas City presents the comedy, Art, at the Wright Opera House on Friday Oct. 11-Saturday, Oct. 12.
Telluride Library Announces Free Fitness Programs, Film Series
by Samuel Adams
Sep 30, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
The Wilkinson Public Library announced this week a string of new fitness programs and a film series. Here’s what’s happening at the library starting in October.
ELEVATED | Language of the Fantastic, and Screenwriters in the Sky
by Leslie Vreeland
Sep 26, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
A literary festival in Grand Junction and a screenwriting class in Telluride, all in the arts this week.
R&R | Italian Electronic Music Maverick Gaudi Comes to Durango
by Adam Smith
Sep 26, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
Other than a stop at the self-described synesthesia of arts and music known as Symbiosis Festival in Oakdale, Calif., electronic music producer Gaudi’s rare appearance in Durango on Friday is one o...
Resident Artists Present Works From Canyons of the Ancients National Monument Sunday
by Watch Staff
Sep 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
The project, entitled “Aldo & Leonardo,” was inspired by the vision of Leonardo da Vinci and the wisdom of wilderness advocate Aldo Leopold. 
New Monthly Poetry Series Announced
by Watch Staff
Sep 19, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
Western Colorado poet Wendy Videlock kicks off the new Open Bard Poetry Series with a reading at the Sherbino Theater on Thursday, Oct. 3.
Western Music Icon Rex Allen, Jr. Performs With Diamond W Wranglers in Montrose, Ouray
by Samantha Wright
Sep 19, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
This award-winning western music group, described by one critic as a “harmonizing honeypot of sound,” puts on a polished yet rufian show that combines traditional western classics with Diamond W Wr...
ELEVATED | Glitter, Glow and a Textiles Show
by Leslie Vreeland
Sep 12, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
Diamond W Wranglers in Montrose and Ouray, Mt. Sneffels Fiber Festival in Ridgway, and spotting Comet ISON, all in the arts this week.
More Than the Main Stage: A Breakdown of Everything Else About Blues & Brews’ 20th Year
by Adam Smith
Sep 11, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 95 95 recommendations | email to a friend
Twenty-five bands, 46 sets, seven venues, five days and 20 years in the making describe this year’s Telluride Blues & Brews Festival.
Blues and Brews in the Pit: An Ah Haa Photography Workshop
by Watch Staff
Sep 10, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
Join veteran rock ‘n’ roll photographer Barry Brecheisen at the Ah Haa school-inspired Photography Workshop
R&R | One-on-One With The Relatives’ Rev. Gean West
by Adam Smith
Sep 05, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
Rev. Gean West fronts The Relatives with his deep soul gospel lyrics. The band plays the Main Stage at Telluride Blues and Brews on Sunday at 11 a.m.
ELEVATED | In Their Groove: On Poets and Musicians
by Leslie Vreeland
Sep 04, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 94 94 recommendations | email to a friend
Seamus Heaney RIP, local poets read in Ridgway, and the 4th Annual Montrose Musicians’ Day, all in the arts this week.
For Boswell, Writing 'a Deeply Personal Enterprise'
by Marta Tarbell
Sep 01, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
An interview with Robert Boswell, a longtime part-time Telluride resident whose twelfth book, Tumbledown, has just been released.
R&R | The Jauntee Tours Colorado
by Adam Smith
Aug 30, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
Rain Doesn’t Stop the 17th KOTO Doo-Dah – Thievery Corporation, Pimps of Joytime, The Jauntee.
Extra Special Treats at the 40th Telluride Film Festival
by Seth Cagin
Aug 29, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
For its 40th anniversary the festival this year is a day longer, co-director Julie Huntsinger said this week, to honor the three founders, Luddy, and the Pences, who will be attending the festival ...