Dolores River Brewery gets a taste of Tennessee

Two concerts are scheduled for the Dolores River Brewery next week. The Black Lillies will play on May 9. Miss Tess and the Talkbacks will perform May 12. Originally from Knoxville, Tennessee, the...

DATE: May 3, 2018 | CATEGORY: Music

Arts Calendar

Friday Mancos Public Library Book Sale, 10 a.m., Mancos Public Library, 211 E. 1st St., 533-7600. STEAM Lab, 3:30 p.m., Durango Public Library, 1900 East Third Ave., 375-3380. Jacques Grant &...

DATE: May 3, 2018 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Film Academy expels Bill Cosby and Roman Polanski

LOS ANGELES – The governing body of the film academy has voted to expel Bill Cosby and Roman Polanski from its membership. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said Thursday that its...

DATE: May 3, 2018 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

Local galleries open their doors to spring

For the past 35 years, gallery owners in Durango have been featuring their newest pieces in their twice-a-year celebration, the Gallery Walk. Artist and owner of Karyn Gabaldon Arts, Karyn...

DATE: May 3, 2018 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

Movies playing in Durango May 4-10

Animas City Theatre (128 E. College Drive, 799-2281, www.animascitytheatre.com ) Love, Simon Everyone deserves a great love story. But for 17-year-old Simon Spier, it’s a little more complicated:...

DATE: May 2, 2018 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

New film festival seeks Navajo-language entries

A group of artists from the Four Corners area is seeking Navajo speakers with a knack for storytelling to submit shorts to the first annual Navajo Film Festival . Tacey Atsitty, a Navajo poet and...

DATE: May 2, 2018 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

Iconic guitar maker Gibson seeks bankruptcy protection

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The maker of the Gibson guitar, omnipresent for decades on the American music stage, is filing for bankruptcy protection after wrestling for years with debt. A pre-negotiated...

DATE: May 1, 2018 | CATEGORY: Music

St. Mark’s Recital Series’ ‘The Birds and the B’s’ a musical aviary

If you’re following the rolling celebration of Leonard Bernstein’s 100th birthday year, consider attending the final recital in the St. Mark’s Recital Series. It will take place Friday at the...

DATE: May 1, 2018 | CATEGORY: Music

Eric Idle looks at the bright side of (his own) life

NEW YORK – Eric Idle is writing a memoir, and Monty Python fans can guess the title: Always Look on the Bright Side of Life. “We used to be babe magnets. Now we’re fridge magnets,” Idle said in a...

DATE: April 28, 2018 | CATEGORY: Books

Mancos Creative District receives grant for “We All Belong” art project

With a recently awarded Arts in Society grant, the Mancos Creative District plans to spend this summer sparking conversation among Montezuma County’s diverse communities. Each year, RedLine...

DATE: April 27, 2018 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

On Saturday morning, the Met will spin a satirical tale

At two hours and 47 minutes running time, the French Cinderella will not be late to the ball. By any measure, the Metropolitan Opera’s smart, tart production of “Cendrillon” is short. You can see...

DATE: April 26, 2018 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts

Durango Arts Center’s executive director leaving for California

Durango Arts Center announced this week that Executive Director Cristie Scott will be leaving her post at the end of May. According to a news release, Scott, who grew up in Durango, will be leaving...

DATE: April 26, 2018 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts