arts & entertainment

ELEVATED | Abstract Art, Hydroelectric Currents and Hyronymous A. Frog
by Leslie Vreeland
Jun 06, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
Children’s theatre in Montrose, and in Telluride, abstract art and a new museum show.
First Friday Stroll in Montrose: Walk the Chalk
by Watch Staff
Jun 06, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s time to pull out the pastels this week in downtown Montrose with its First Friday Stroll dedicated to all things sidewalk chalk.
Mountainfilm 2013: A Bumper Crop of Movies
by Seth Cagin
Jun 02, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Finding hope in the gloomiest circumstance, and taking action against injustice and seemingly impossible odds, is precisely the spirit that has animated Mountainfilm for the first 35 years of its e...
R&R | A New Moon: Telluride’s Legendary Venue Reopens With a Promising Lineup
by Adam Smith
Jun 01, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
The summer music season officially kicks off with hot shows in Telluride, Ouray and beyond.
Uranium Drive-In: Documentary ‘Surprised’ Filmmaker Beraza
by Leslie Vreeland
May 23, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Telluride filmmaker Suzan Beraza has a new documentary, 'Uranium Drive-In', premiering at this weekend’s Mountainfilm.
Director Ryan Suffern Returns to Mountainfilm With World Premiere
by Martinique Davis
May 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
'Running Blind', a film about a blind man’s race to find a cure for a genetic disease, comes to Mountainfilm this weekend.
ELEVATED | Patriotic Musical, Secrets of The Shining, Grand Junction Fauna
by Leslie Vreeland
May 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
A patriotic musical in Montrose, nonfiction films in Telluride and Ouray, and Grand Junction animals, all in arts and entertainment this week.
R&R | The Everyone Orchestra Makes First Ever Appearance in Gunnison
by Adam E. Smith
May 16, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Member of Railroad Earth, Greensky Bluegrass and The Motet come together as The Everyone Orchestra in Gunnison.
ELEVATED | Pinheads, Purshia tridentata, and Ginger and Rosa
by Leslie Vreeland
May 16, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
A Pinhead Institute fundraiser in Telluride, spring flower walk near Dove Creek, and a documentary on The Shining, all in the arts this week.
M4, Otis Taylor Headline Mountain Air Music Series
by Samantha Wright
May 11, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Thursday evenings throughout the month of June, Ouray’s Fellin Park will swell with the sound of funk, blues, indie-rock and Americana at the highly anticipated second annual Mountain Air Music Ser...
Eat and Drink for a Good Cause
by Gus Jarvis
May 09, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Back for its 10th year of tantalizing taste buds while supporting children’s’ charities in the region, the Montrose Wine and Food Festival is coming to the Montrose Pavilion on May 10 and 11 for tw...
ELEVATED | Peter Pan, the Beatles and the Great Southwest
by Leslie Vreeland
May 09, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Spring dance performances from Weehawken Arts, the paintings of Stanton Englehart, and a screening of Quartet, all in the arts this week.
Wright Opera House Reprises Summer Music Series
by Leslie Vreeland
May 08, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
The Wright Opera House recently announced the return of its Summer Music Series, and five new acts will take the stage beginning later this month.
ELEVATED | Baby Names, David Berkeley, and More on Zombies
by Leslie Vreeland
May 02, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
A writing workshop in Ridgway, singer-songwriter David Berkeley in concert, and painting and ceramics in Montrose, all in the arts this week.
First Friday Stroll: Moms and Zoms
by Leslie Vreeland
May 01, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Zombies, meet Mother’s Day, at the May 3 First Friday Stroll in Montrose.
R&R | Telluride Blues & Brews 20th Anniversary Lineup
by Adam E. Smith
May 01, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Adam Smith’s R&R breaks down who is headlining the 20th Telluride Blues & Brews this year.
‘1776’ Comes to the Magic Circle
by William Woody
Apr 29, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Director Ginny Spaven is producing the musical 1776, which she said is a funny, suspenseful, romantic, historic, action-packed and very meaningful story of independence.
ELEVATED | British Theatre, Luminous Art and a Fat Striped Cat
by Leslie Vreeland
Apr 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
British theater in Telluride, luminous paintings in Montrose, and an ode to a fat striped cat, all in the arts this week.
R&R | Backing Up the Basics
by Adam E. Smith
Apr 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Texas Blues with The Wesley Pruitt Band, trance dance party with Phutureprimative, and minimalist folk duo Blue Fruit Snacks round out this week’s music rundown.
R&R | Adam Smith Goes One-On-One With Sage Francis
by Adam E. Smith
Apr 17, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
The climb to performing on theater stages for a Rhode Island emcee wasn’t easy, but rapper Sage Francis did it. Find out how as he goes one-on-one with Adam Smith.