arts & entertainment

Telluride Musicfest Boasts Big Names, Small Venues, Devoted Audience
by Greta Stetson
Jul 02, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
New York artists are drawn to the mountains by great music and a familial audience.
Tomorrow Brings Grace Potter and the Nocturnals
by Rebecca Thoreson
Jul 02, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
World-class blues, with Grace Potter and the Nocturnals in Mountain Village Friday; then EntropyFunk and Sons of the Addicted in town for the Fourth.
Switchback Tavern to Hold Singer/Songwriter Competition Throughout July
by Gus Jarvis
Jul 01, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
While most bars and restaurants hold open mic nights, the Switchback Tavern is putting down cash for the best singer/songwriters in the region.
Montrose Calls for Downtown Sculpture Entries
by Beverly Corbell
Jul 01, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
A call is out to artists to enter pieces to be included as downtown art by July 24.
Ouray's Full- and Part-time Residents Have a Common Cause: Saving the Wright
Jul 01, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Saving the Wright is the right thing to do. Ouray residents are rallying to save the historic opera house.
14th Annual Black Canyon Quilt Show in Montrose, July 10-12
Jul 01, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Not just for quilters, the 14th Annual Black Canyon Quilt Show provides teaching demonstrations, stories behind historic quilts, and a viewer's choice award.
Ridgway Library Host Opening of Colorado Photographs by Jim Pettengill
Jul 01, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
After falling in love with the Southwest, photographer Jim Pettengill made a point of making his home there. His work is featured at the Ridgway Library starting July 11.
Wildflower Workshop With Kathleen Norris Cook This July
Jul 01, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Renowned photographer Kathleen Norris Cook is hailed as a patient and personal instructor.
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Palm Launches English National Theatre Programming
by Watch Staff
Jun 24, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
English National Theatre is coming to cinema screens around the world, including Telluride’s Palm Theatre.
Ridgway Celebrates the Uncompahgre Watershed at 2nd Annual River Festival
Jun 24, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Check out the Junk of the Unc at this weekend’s Ridgway River Festival. There’ll be watershed education, live music, river activities and more from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.
It’s a Saucy Salsa Day on July 4th
Jun 24, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Montrose’s Fourth of July Summerfest! is returning with a Hot Stuff Salsa Contest
23rd Sunday in the Park Celebrates American Freedom With a Gospel Message
Jun 24, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Music, gospel service and barbecue will highlight Ridgway’s 23rd Sunday in the Park
Ikebana, Embracing the Spare, Poetic Beauty of Line
Jun 24, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Learn the art of Ikebana, Japanese flower arranging, at a one-day workshop in Ouray.
Learn the Art of Digital SLR Photography With Steve Traudt
Jun 17, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Digital photographers can refine their skills at a Weehawken Arts workshop taught by Steve Traudt this Saturday in Ouray.
2nd Annual Ridgway River Festival Announces Music Lineup
Jun 17, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
The 2nd annual Ridgway River Festival offers free music all day, featuring Bruce Hayes, Fall Baby and Mountain Mystics.
Jeff Solon Trio Kicks of Ouray’s Summer Concert in the Park Series
Jun 17, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
The Ouray Performing Arts Guild is bringing Durango’s Jeff Solon Trio to town for a free concert in the park this Father’s Day.
Telluride Bluegrass Festival Music Guru Brian Eyster’s ‘10 Albums I'm Listening to Right Now’
Jun 11, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
What Telluride Bluegrass music guru Brian Eyster is listening to – right now.
Free Concert by Jeff Solon Jazz Trio Sunday in Ouray
Jun 10, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Enjoy a free evening of Jazz this Sunday in Ouray
Third Annual Silverton Jamboree
Jun 10, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Silverton will host hot bands this weekend at its third annual Jamboree
Four Regional Students Receive Performing Arts Scholarships
Jun 10, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Two students from Ridgway, one from Ouray, and one from Montrose have been awarded scholarships to further their performing arts education from Ouray County Performing Arts Guild.