Arts & Entertainment

Garrison Keillor ‘Just Passing Through’ Durango

Iconic storyteller and humorist Garrison Keillor will be bringing his show “Just Passing Through” to Whalen Gymnasium at Fort Lewis College on Tuesday night. Keillor , perhaps best known as the...

DATE: Oct. 5, 2017 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts

Bruce Springsteen: Born to run on Broadway?

NEW YORK - What would Walter Kerr think? It’s a safe bet that Kerr’s name will mean nothing to many of the Bruce Springsteen fans who, starting Tuesday, will be filling the 975 seats of the...

DATE: Oct. 1, 2017 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts

Theater season starts with games, mystery

When you live in a small town and two drama groups open fall productions on the same weekend, it’s not a conflict of interest. It’s a theater festival. The Fort Lewis College Department of Theatre...

DATE: Sept. 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts

London theater lands on College Drive

“Love is a trap,” Roy M. Cohn sardonically warns Prior Walter in “Angels in America.” “Responsibility is a trap, too.” Cohn’s sardonic lines appear in Tony Kushner’s kaleidoscopic, award-winning...

DATE: Sept. 7, 2017 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts

From Durango to attending a Broadway opening

I’ve been heavily involved in the theatre community since meeting my college roommate in 2012. I attended Point Park University, a liberal arts school in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The college is...

DATE: Sept. 2, 2017 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts

Get your tickets now for Merely Players’ season

Merely Players is now selling tickets for its 2017-18 season. The show lineup includes three found-space productions: the comedy “Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery,” which will be presented in...

DATE: Aug. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts

Fort Lewis College Theatre Department announces auditions

Fort Lewis College Theatre Department will be holding its fall 2017 auditions from 6 to 8 p.m. Aug. 30 and 31 at the MainStage in Theatre Hall. All callbacks will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Sept. 1....

DATE: Aug. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts

Durango Arts Center presents ‘Rock of Ages’

“You may love or hate my character, Stacee Jaxx,” Dave Mensch said. A professional singer/songwriter who performs up to 250 concerts a year, Mensch portrays a monstrously successful rock ’n’ roll...

DATE: Aug. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts

‘Steve Jobs’ takes over Santa Fe

Late in the new opera “The (R)evolution of Steve Jobs,” two events collide with telling force. It’s 2007; Jobs has triumphantly launched the iPhone and yet he’s hollowed out. At home, he denies his...

DATE: Aug. 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts

Know about the West?

“I may have been born on the other side of the world, but my heart has always been in the West.” When she says she’s from the other side of the world, Carol Heuchan isn’t kidding: The professional...

DATE: Aug. 4, 2017 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts

Taking in Shakespeare and opera

Editor’s note: This is the last of a two-part series about summer theater road trips. By Judith Reynolds Special to the herald Our summer theater road trip continues this week. From Cedar City,...

DATE: July 13, 2017 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts

Super summer theater is just a road trip away

Editor’s note: This is the first of a two-part series about regional summer theater. By Judith Reynolds Special to the Herald Take a drive and add to your summer entertainment. From professional...

DATE: July 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts