Guerilla artists will be in our midst Saturday

Guerilla. The word conjures images of a dangerous underdog toppling a mighty foe who dared to underestimate its resolve. It worked for the Minutemen in 1776 against King George and again a couple...

DATE: Feb. 5, 2010 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

'Wit' at the DAC

DATE: Feb. 2, 2010 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Local author teams on Colo. River guide

Arizonan Pete Klocki and local educator Tiffany Mapel, two longtime Lake Powell lovers, collaborated on A Wild RedheadTamed: A Brief History of the Colorado River and Lake Powell. (Bloomington:...

DATE: Feb. 2, 2010 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Grammy winner Fleck returns to Concert Hall

Béla Fleck, two new Grammys in hand, will return to the Community Concert Hall at Fort Lewis College tonight for a liveperformance of “The Africa Project."The renowned banjoist won Grammy awards...

DATE: Feb. 2, 2010 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Verch Trio brings big show in small package

In what's been a busy week at the Community Concert Hall at Fort Lewis College, April Verch and her band play secondfiddle to no one, and that includes repeat Grammy winner Béla Fleck. Verch, a...

DATE: Feb. 2, 2010 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

CU prof helps bring unfinished novel to close

BOULDER - Adam Bradley was a freshman in college and taking an African-American literature course when he first readInvisible Man, a novel that vivified America's racial divide.The book changed his...

DATE: Feb. 2, 2010 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Group announces grants

The Durango Friends of the Arts earlier this week awarded 2010 grant monies to 14 local organizations. A steeringcommittee made up of members of the nonprofit organization selected the...

DATE: Jan. 29, 2010 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Community TV belongs to all people in area

Editor's note: The following op-ed piece is from the new station manager for Durango Community Access Television,Preston Edward Benson. As the new station manager for Durango Community Access...

DATE: Jan. 29, 2010 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Pianist to bring 'Carnaval' to Durango

Negotiating the fireworks, dazzling finger work and outright explosiveness of Robert Schumann's “Carnaval" isn't forsissies. Good thing pianist Steven Mayer is flying into snowbound Durango to set...

DATE: Jan. 29, 2010 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Follies as good, bad as ever

As has been the case for 27 consecutive years, the 2010 Snowdown Follies are tawdry, bawdy and downright awful. Iwouldn't miss it for the world. The show is so bad, in fact, I've already seen it...

DATE: Jan. 29, 2010 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

High society, even at Snowdown

For those convinced Snowdown is nothing more than a weeklong excuse for Durangoans to indulge their basest instincts,we present the 16th annual Snowdown Wine Tasting and Fine Art Exhibition. Will...

DATE: Jan. 26, 2010 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Iranian Impressions

DATE: Jan. 26, 2010 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment