Arts & Entertainment

Ignacio theater students staging performance, fundraiser

Head out for dinner and show next week when Ignacio High School theater students stage their production of “The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe.” The spaghetti dinner will be a fundraiser for the...

DATE: Jan. 10, 2020 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts

Dancer born with one hand makes Radio City Rockettes history

NEW YORK – A dancer born with one hand is the first person with a visible disability ever hired by New York’s famed Radio City Rockettes. “I don’t want to be known as the dancer who has one hand,...

DATE: Dec. 25, 2019 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts

Mysto brings classic conjuring to concert hall

When Mysto the Magi and his assistant Quill Frank take the stage Saturday in Durango, they will be carrying on a tradition going back centuries. Mysto got started in magic when he was 10 years old....

DATE: Dec. 19, 2019 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts

Sunflower Theatre seeks actors for holiday performance

The Journal Sunflower Theatre at KSJD is seeking actors ages 10 to 16 for “The Christmas Quilt: A patchwork of stories” performance Dec. 19, 20 and 21. Stories include “Grandpa and the Christmas...

DATE: Nov. 30, 2019 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts

Hampstead Stage to perform Oliver Twist at Sunflower Theatre

The Journal Hampstead Stage will offer two free performances of “Oliver Twist” at 1 and 3 p.m. Dec. 7 at the Sunflower Theatre at KSJD, 8 East Main St. Doors will open at 12:30 p.m. Seating is...

DATE: Nov. 30, 2019 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts

10 reasons to see Glass’ pharaoh

“A weird fever dream.” That’s how Phelim McDermott describes Philip Glass’ hypnotic opera “Akhnaten.” He should know. McDermott is the wildly imaginative English stage director who has transformed...

DATE: Nov. 22, 2019 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts

Pinkerton’s Art of the Deal: The MET streams Puccini’s masterpiece

At the beginning of Puccini’s masterpiece “Madama Butterfly,” Lt. Benjamin Franklin Pinkerton makes two shady deals. Everything that happens in this tragic opera hinges on his double subterfuge. ...

DATE: Nov. 8, 2019 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts

FLC throws a ‘Gypsy Gala’

Fort Lewis College Theatre Department will host a special “Gypsy Gala” at 5:30 p.m. Monday at the Community Concert Hall at FLC, 1000 Rim Drive. A fundraiser for the theater department, the evening...

DATE: Nov. 7, 2019 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts

Durango, there’s been a Comic Uprising

Durango just keeps getting funnier. Comic Uprising is a new troupe for local comedians who want to hone their comedic craft. Jill Carlson, creator of the Four Corners Comedy Festival, formed the...

DATE: Nov. 7, 2019 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts

November is theater month in Durango

Durango may not be the biggest town in the world – We don’t have skyscrapers, a Target or even an escalator. But what we seemingly lack, we make up for in a vibrant arts and entertainment scene....

DATE: Oct. 31, 2019 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts

‘Forever Tango’ show canceled at Concert Hall

Luis Bravo’s “Forever Tango” show scheduled for Nov. 6 at the Community Concert Hall at Fort Lewis College has been canceled because of a medical emergency, officials at the Concert Hall said in a...

DATE: Oct. 26, 2019 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts

A weekend of plays on tap for Durango Arts Center

When actors take the stage this weekend to perform during the ninth annual 10-Minute Play festival, Arizona-based playwright Mike Solomson will see two of his pieces come to life on stage....

DATE: Oct. 17, 2019 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts

click here to add your event
Area Events
Directory Plus

Search Directory Plus