arts & entertainment

ELEVATED | Plays Old and New in Telluride, and Gershwin in Ridgway
by Leslie Vreeland
Jul 17, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 81 81 recommendations | email to a friend
A Playwrights Festival and Shakespeare in the Park in Telluride, and classic jazz in Ridgway, all in the arts this week.
The Telluride Institute Announces ‘Compassion Season’ Programs
by Watch Staff
Jul 16, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
A fourth year of events exploring the interface of the science of cognitive processes and ancient spiritual traditions.
ELEVATED | Real Men Speak Out, Stargazing Series, and Frances Ha
by Leslie Vreeland
Jul 11, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
Real Men photo exhibit in Montrose, stargazing in Telluride, and a critically acclaimed movie in Ouray, all in the arts this week.
Guest Artist Ron Allred Shares His Story of Telluride Through Collaborative Art Piece
by Watch Staff
Jul 11, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 99 99 recommendations | email to a friend
Telski Founder Ron Allred joins a list of luminaries including General Norman Schwarzkopf and actor Susan St. James and creates art for auction at the July 19 Ah Haa Art Auction.
The Drive-By Truckers Rock Forward Into a New Era
by Gus Jarvis
Jul 10, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 89 89 recommendations | email to a friend
With the Drive-By Truckers set to hit the studio in August, co-frontman Patterson Hood said fans have plenty to look forward to in the near future, including a performance in Telluride as part of T...
Break Free From the Prison in Your Mind
by Gus Jarvis
Jul 10, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Docudrama ‘People v. The State of Illusion’ Coming Friday, July 12
Sixth Annual Telluride Yoga Festival Starts Thursday
by Watch Staff
Jul 09, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
The Sixth Annual Telluride Yoga Festival kicks off Thursday, with all-day intensive trainings on Thursday, followed by three days filled with meditation.
The Sheridan Opera House Turns 100 Years Old
by Samuel Adams
Jul 05, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 133 133 recommendations | email to a friend
The Sheridan Arts Foundation celebrates the Sheridan Opera House’s 100th birthday by throwing a 1920’s-themed shindig and fundraiser for the construction of a new entryway.
Hot Shot Photo Contest Is Back in Telluride
by Watch Staff
Jun 30, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 189 189 recommendations | email to a friend
“We are looking for dynamic photos that showcase Telluride’s unique July 4th spirit,” says Judy Kohin, executive director of the Ah Haa School for the Arts.
R&R | The New Rock Lineage: Sons of Fathers and Portugal. The Man
by Adam Smith
Jun 27, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Sons of Fathers makes Texas hip, and Portugal.The Man, reaffirms that Portland rock still is.
Ridgway River Fest Bobs Downstream This Saturday
by Peter Shelton
Jun 27, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 107 107 recommendations | email to a friend
Be ready for some playboating: enders in the holes, bracing, rolling, wet exits, spray skirts, foot pegs, creek boats, play boats, downriver boats, and homemade boats.
ELEVATED | Herzog and Hyacinth
by Leslie Vreeland
Jun 27, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
A Werner Herzog film series at the Wilkinson Library, and the winner of the Mark Fischer Award for poetry is announced, all in the arts this week.
History Talk Includes Rare Clip of 1897 Boxing Film
Jun 23, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 238 238 recommendations | email to a friend
The Story of the 1897 Corbett-Fitzsimmons Fight Poster and Early Motion Pictures” will be the topic of the next Evening of History, Tuesday, June 25, at 7:30 p.m. at the Ouray Community Center.
Dan Castellaneta at the Telluride Playwrights Festival
by Watch Staff
Jun 20, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
The Telluride Playwrights Festival welcomes actor and playwright (and the voice of Homer Simpson) Dan Castellaneta, with his wife and writing partner, Deb Lacusta, to this year’s festival, July 23-28.
R&R | The Power of Telluride Bluegrass
by Adam Smith
Jun 20, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 377 377 recommendations | email to a friend
Adam Smith previews Telluride Bluegrass Festival and goes one-on-one with Leftover Salmon’s Drew Emmitt.
ELEVATED | Orchestra of Exiles, Mientka Piano Performance, and Nimble Bacteria
by Leslie Vreeland
Jun 20, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 220 220 recommendations | email to a friend
Town Talks in Telluride, a solo piano concert in Montrose and Grand Junction, and a screening of Orchestra of Exiles in Ouray, all in the arts this week.
Azteca, Ute Dancers Stage a ‘Mini-Powwow’ at Ridgway Town Park
by Samantha Wright
Jun 15, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
Dancers will include a drum group from the Ute Mountain Ute Reservation south of Cortez, as well as the Azteca dance group from Montrose. Both groups will be dressed in full colorful regalia, altho...
R&R | The Music Never Stops
Jun 13, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
Don Carlos will in fact make a highly anticipated stop at Fly Me to the Moon Saloon tonight.
ELEVATED | Fischer Winner Announced Friday... Trio Solisti Launches Its Regional Summer Season...
Jun 12, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 138 138 recommendations | email to a friend
Poets and musicians make every word and every note count.
Heritage Days and Ranch Rodeo Ride Into Ridgway
by Peter Shelton
Jun 10, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 90 90 recommendations | email to a friend
Ridgway’s newest event, Heritage Days and Ranch Rodeo, rides into town next weekend, June 15 and 16.