‘Super Troopers 2’ is a sequel stuck in permanent adolescence

In the sequel “Super Troopers 2,” a highway patrolman (Kevin Heffernan) shoots and kills a bald eagle intentionally. That’s the level of satire in a lowbrow comedy so irreverent it could almost be...

DATE: April 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

‘I Feel Pretty’ misses the mark

“I Feel Pretty” suffers from a fatal flaw: its premise. Built around the notion that there’s something inherently hilarious – even crazy – about a woman not supermodel-thin or gorgeous behaving...

DATE: April 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

Record Store Day 2018: Podcasts to listen to while you’re in line

Crate-diggers, unite! Record Store Day – that celebration of supporting your local music retailer and sonic community building – is near! From 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, head over to Southwest...

DATE: April 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Music

Second annual Mancos Valley River Film Festival accepting submissions

Organizers are accepting documentaries and short films for the second annual Mancos Valley River Film Festival. The festival, organized by Mancos Valley Resources and sponsored by Alpacka Rafts,...

DATE: April 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

Ska Brewing releasing compilation album

To help celebrate Record Store Day, Ska Brewing teamed up with Chicago’s JUMP UP RECORDS to release “Drink the Ska,” a compilation of 17 ska hits curated by Ska and JUMP UP. The album wil be...

DATE: April 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Music

New Durango Arts Center exhibit explores ‘The Wall’

There are walls all around us: from walls that hold up buildings, to walls to keep people out (or in), to the walls we put up in our minds. It’s the idea of walls that is the subject of the new...

DATE: April 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

Film industry officials hope new governor boosts business

SANTA FE – Officials in New Mexico’s film and television industry say a new governor may help boost business for film production in the state. Gubernatorial hopefuls seeking to succeed term-limited...

DATE: April 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

Arts Calendar

Friday Durango Bluegrass Meltdown, all-day event, $40-$100, various locations in Durango, 799-2281, www.durangomeltdown.com . Sue Buchanan: A selection from 50 years of work, 10 a.m., Durango...

DATE: April 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Artists asked to submit work

Durango Arts Center is seeking artists to submit mixed-media and installation work for the 42nd annual Juried Exhibit. The deadline for submissions is Sunday. To submit online, visit...

DATE: April 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Durango Arts Center to offer paint party

A “Picasso and Vino” paint party will be offered from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. April 28 at Durango Arts Center, 802 East Second Ave. Participants will paint, sip wine and spend time with friends,...

DATE: April 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Bar D Wranglers to perform May 5

The Bar D Wranglers will perform a new show at 7 p.m. May 5 in the Student Union Ballroom at Fort Lewis College, 1000 Rim Drive. Light refreshments will be provided. Cost is $15 and children...

DATE: April 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Local writer taking story from paper to screen

Motorcycles rumble through the mountains around Durango, the riders take in the expansive vistas and navigate the winding roads. Later, they head into downtown Durango’s local watering holes,...

DATE: April 19, 2018 | UPDATED: 4 days 18 hours ago | CATEGORY: Film and TV