Mancos Visitor Center opens new photo exhibit

Mancos Visitor Center’s annual photography exhibit, “Sharing the 81328 Perspective,” will debut with a free public reception on Saturday. For about 15 years, the Visitor Center has hosted a photo...

DATE: Nov. 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Arts Calendar

Friday Preschool story time, 10:30 a.m., Durango Public Library, 1900 East Third Ave., 375-3380. STEAM Lab, 3:30 p.m., Durango Public Library, 1900 East Third Ave., 375-3380. The Polar Express,...

DATE: Nov. 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Durango’s Studio & Gallery to open ‘Still/Unstill’ exhibit

Maureen May wants you to interact with Studio &’s newest show. “Still/Unstill” will kick off with an opening reception tonight at the gallery. Curated by May – an artist and one of Studio &’s...

DATE: Nov. 16, 2017 | UPDATED: 1 day 1 hour ago | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

FLC to host pianist as artist in residence

Fort Lewis College will host pianist Mark Valenti as its artist in residence, and will offer two events at the end of November at Roshong Recital Hall, Room 205, in Jones Hall: Valenti will lead a...

DATE: Nov. 15, 2017 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Movies playing in Durango Nov. 17-23

Animas City Theatre (128 E. College Drive, 799-2281, www.animascitytheatre.com ) The Fencer A young man, Endel Nelis, arrives in Haapsalu, Estonia, in the early 1950s. Having left Leningrad to...

DATE: Nov. 15, 2017 | UPDATED: 2 days 5 hours ago | CATEGORY: Film and TV

First Oscars of awards season to be bestowed on Saturday

LOS ANGELES – As Hollywood continues reeling from the growing sexual harassment scandal, the first Oscars of awards season are being presented to four film-industry veterans. The film academy’s...

DATE: Nov. 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

All aboard ... for ‘Murder’

There’s a nagging mystery at the heart of “Murder on the Orient Express,” and it has nothing to do with homicide. It’s all about a mustache – specifically, the one on the face of renowned Belgian...

DATE: Nov. 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

Durango High School’s “Grease” and FLC’s “Urinetown: The Musical” explore American life

“Grease” and “Urinetown.” The titles sound yucky, but there’s more to musical revivals than titles tell. Two productions of award-winning musicals are running parallel to each other and shouldn’t...

DATE: Nov. 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts

In a race against time, Ridley Scott cuts out Kevin Spacey

NEW YORK – Matt Damon walked onto the set of “The Martian” one morning to find Ridley Scott speaking into multiple walkie-talkies and directing an army of camera operators. “He was shooting four...

DATE: Nov. 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Inaugural Something Wild Film Festival screening in Durango

“It’s fun but insanely nerve-wracking.” Derrick Casto is getting ready to unveil his inaugural Something Wild Film Festival, which will kick off tonight (Friday) and run through the weekend at...

DATE: Nov. 9, 2017 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

‘The Square’ punctures the pretensions of the modern art world

Swedish filmmaker Ruben Ostlund possesses an exceptionally crisp, legible way of creating images. His frames are simply but elegantly composed, and he choreographs bodies within natural and built...

DATE: Nov. 9, 2017 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

Arts Calendar

Friday Something Wild Film Fest, 6 p.m., $13-$100, Durango Stadium 9. Greg Ryder, 5:30 p.m., Diamond Belle Saloon, 699 Main Ave., 247-4431. Jackson Emmer, 7 p.m., WildEdge Brewing Collective,...

DATE: Nov. 9, 2017 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment