Art briefs

Heather Leavitt joins Gabaldon gallery staff Karyn Gabaldon Fine Arts recently welcomed Heather Leavitt to the gallery staff.Leavitt, who also is the publisher of Arts Perspective Magazine, is the...

DATE: June 2, 2009 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Folk, bluegrass festival returns for second year

How does one go through summer and the festival season without a trust fund? Telluride, shows at Red Rocks and points north and local shows can really add up and don't leave a lot of time for...

DATE: June 2, 2009 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Decisions, decisions

Durango's art community will be well-represented when the 33rd Annual Juried Exhibition gets under way at the Durango Arts Center this weekend.The display opens Friday with a reception beginning at...

DATE: June 2, 2009 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Lawn Chair Kings - Durango band is next big thing

If hard work and talent are the formula for success, then intimate shows like tonight's gig at El Patio soon may be few and far between for Durango's Lawn Chair Kings."They've been the next big...

DATE: May 29, 2009 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Movies del Mundo summons 'Super Amigos' to the Smiley

Movies del Mundo, a cooperative effort between several La Plata County organizations, will show "Super Amigos," tonight only in the Smiley Building theater.The film, which will be shown in Spanish...

DATE: May 29, 2009 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Art Briefs

Baltimore artist to bring workshops to DAC The Friends of the Art Library at the Durango Arts Center will present a free slide lecture titled "Artists' Books: A Wealth of Approaches" by Carol...

DATE: May 29, 2009 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Animas Music Fest back for 16th year

Percussionist John Pennington may be flourishing at Augustana College these days, but he hasn't forgotten Durango.When the former professor of music at Fort Lewis College left a year ago for a...

DATE: May 29, 2009 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Enjoying first Gallery Walk of the season

Balmy weather, free wine and canapés, socializing and new art always will get people strolling along Main Avenue. Durango's first official Gallery Walk of the season May 8 was no exception.With the...

DATE: May 26, 2009 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Visiting guitarist gets bad breaks

Life on the road for any musician can be a challenge, but Joe DeVita couldn't have imagined this when he left his hometown in search of a musical adventure."I decided to throw myself into the...

DATE: May 26, 2009 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

dirty dancing

I suppose theatrical reviews are meant to be objective, but after attending a sneak peak of the Bare Bones Burlesque & The Salt Fire Circus, I'm not even going to make such an attempt. It's an...

DATE: May 26, 2009 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Former locals make return for duo act

Four years ago, bluegrass virtuosos Travis Book and Anders Beck were the regular Monday night performers at the Diamond Belle Saloon. They performed as a duo, with Book on guitar and Beck on...

DATE: May 26, 2009 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Local Art Briefs

Durango DOT Comedy to do camp benefit Durango DOT Comedy will hold a benefit performance at 8 p.m. Saturday at the Durango Arts Center to raise money for local students to attend Space Camp in...

DATE: May 22, 2009 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

click here to add your event
Area Events
Directory Plus

Search Directory Plus

Find:
Where: