Requiem moves from darkness to light

Luminous. If you were restricted to a one-word description of Maurice Duruflé’s Requiem, it would be that. Rarely has a work of music created such a sensation of light falling through clouds...

DATE: Oct. 31, 2010 | CATEGORY: Music

Season of variety continues on the Rim

Charles Leslie likes to keep audiences guessing, and the director of the Community Concert Hall at Fort Lewis College has outdone himself this weekend.Continuing what’s already been a diverse fall...

DATE: Oct. 28, 2010 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts

So much horror

Say what you will about Durango – we’re too liberal, we’re too conservative, we have more pot stores than actual physicians – if there’s one thing that we all do and do well, it’s Halloween.With...

DATE: Oct. 28, 2010 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Arts Briefs

Snowdown seeking cast for Follies Performers interested in participating in the 2011 Snowdown Follies are invited to attend a brainstorming session at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Elks Lodge, located at...

DATE: Oct. 28, 2010 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

‘Mission: Impossible’ producers set the bar high: Dubai’s spire

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – The crew of the latest “Mission: Impossible” will have at least one tall task: filming shots involving the world’s highest building.The filmmakers are being...

DATE: Oct. 28, 2010 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

TCM launches its biggest documentary series yet

NEW YORK — Turner Classic Movies, that bastion of old films, is making its most dramatic foray yet into original programming.TCM will broadcast a seven-part documentary series, “Moguls & Movie...

DATE: Oct. 28, 2010 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Bluegrass legend Rowan to play Halloween benefit show

By Bryant LiggettSpecial to the HeraldWhen Peter Rowan joined Bill Monroe’s Bluegrass Boys in 1965, little did he know he was embarking on a career that, to date, would last through five decades....

DATE: Oct. 28, 2010 | CATEGORY: Music

Met HD broadcast serves up impressive production

Last Saturday morning, the Stadium 9 Cineplex was the place to be. Despite drizzling rain, youngsters lined up for popcorn, cider and a kiddie movie. Grownups lined up for popcorn and “Boris...

DATE: Oct. 25, 2010 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts

Arts Briefs

Open Shutter to host fundraiser for school The Open Shutter Gallery, 735 Main Ave., will host a fundraiser for the Hope Village and Bhatti Mines School in Delhi, India, at 6 p.m. Wednesday. Durango...

DATE: Oct. 25, 2010 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Film shines light on solvent-huffing

When part-time Durango resident and veteran screenwriter Claudia C. Adams survived a near-fatal poisoning in 2002, she had no idea it would lead to an award-winning documentary shot 8,000 miles...

DATE: Oct. 25, 2010 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

World-class dance

Modern dance returns to the Community Concert Hall at Fort Lewis College on Thursday with ODC of San Francisco.Of the ODC dance company, it has been said that if dance were edible, a performance by...

DATE: Oct. 25, 2010 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts

St. Mark’s to host Bach for Halloween

If C. Scott Hagler had his way, old movies would be flickering on the walls of St. Mark’s Episcopal Church while he plays Bach’s Toccata and Fugue in D Minor on Friday night.“My recital is too...

DATE: Oct. 25, 2010 | CATEGORY: Music

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