FLC to present ‘Uncommon Folk’

Quadrivium’s “Uncommon Folk” concert, a celebration of the human experience through folk-inspired music, will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday in Roshong Recital Hall, in Jones Hall at Fort Lewis College,...

DATE: Jan. 13, 2018 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Photo club to critique images

Durango Photography Club will present “Demystifying Critique: How We Talk about What We See” during its meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Pine Room at La Plata County Fairgrounds, 2500 Main Ave....

DATE: Jan. 13, 2018 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Arts Center to hold paint party

A “Picasso and Vino” paint party will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday at Durango Arts Center, 802 East Second Ave. Participants are invited to paint, sip wine and enjoy time with friends,...

DATE: Jan. 13, 2018 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Arts Center to hold open auditions

Open auditions for the spring theater performance, “Five Women Wearing the Same Dress,” will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Durango Arts Center, 802 East Second Ave. Five bridesmaids and an...

DATE: Jan. 13, 2018 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Arts Center to hold exhibit reception

The Friends of the Art Library at Durango Arts Center will hold an opening reception for “The Shape Of Water,” an exhibit featuring work by artist Julia Klema, at 5 p.m. Friday at the Arts Center,...

DATE: Jan. 13, 2018 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Arts Center seeking 10-minute plays

Durango Arts Center invites emerging and established playwrights to submit original plays for the eighth annual 10-Minute Play Contest. Submissions must be original plays; feature two to four...

DATE: Jan. 13, 2018 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Horror master Stephen King to receive PEN America award

NEW YORK – There’s a whiff of horror about PEN America’s new Literary Service Award winner – it’s Stephen King. The literary and human rights organization will honor King with the award May 22 at...

DATE: Jan. 13, 2018 | CATEGORY: Books

Midge Kirk plans book launch at Mancos library

Midge Kirk will launch her first book, They Persisted, at the Mancos Public Library on Jan. 18 at 7 p.m. According to a news release, the book is a brief look at the lives of 21 women who were born...

DATE: Jan. 13, 2018 | CATEGORY: Books

Open mic nights showcase talent in Durango

In the corners of Durango’s favorite hot spots and cozy stops, residents and travelers gather to perform and garner feedback from an audience at special open-mic events. Traditionally, open mics...

DATE: Jan. 12, 2018 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Durango’s Congregation Har Shalom to host comedian Keith Barany

When you think about taking in an evening of comedy, a house of worship may not be where you’d think to go. Congregation Har Shalom is about to change that when comedian Keith Barany takes the...

DATE: Jan. 12, 2018 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Book review: The Last Suppers serves up solid, surprising drama

In Mandy Mikulencak ’s second published novel, The Last Suppers, the author transports readers back to a time of suppressed turmoil and crushing deprivation. It is 1950s Louisiana, beyond hot and...

DATE: Jan. 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: Books

Arts Calendar

Friday Preschool story time, 10:30 a.m., Durango Public Library, 1900 East Third Ave. STEAM lab, 3:30 p.m., Durango Public Library, 1900 East Third Ave., 375-3380 Garrett and Callie Young, ...

DATE: Jan. 11, 2018 | UPDATED: 3 days 19 hours ago | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment