Position: Arts & Entertainment Editor

Email: ted@durangoherald.com

Phone Number: (970) 375-4554

About: Ted Holteen is a native of Philadelphia and has lived in Durango since 1995 where he graduated from Fort Lewis College. A lifelong fan of all things entertaining, he previously wrote for the Durango Telegraph and worked at Four Corners Public Radio KSUT-FM as a reporter and DJ and at KDUR-FM as Operations Manager and Program Director. He also hosts the "Ike's America Radio Program" on KDUR and is a member of the 2010-11 class of Leadership La Plata. Read More

DAC hustles to meet matching grant

There’s a revolution underway at the Durango Arts Center, but rarely has an uprising seen such little resistance. This revolution is the Art Revolution, timed to coincide with a campaign to make...

DATE: Oct. 31, 2013 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

The gone aren’t forgotten at Studio &

This year’s midweek Halloween has festivity schedules in a tizzy, but when you’re talking about the Day of the Dead and paying tribute to those who’ve passed on to the eternal forever, what’s a...

DATE: Oct. 24, 2013 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

No easy answers at The Living Tarot

If you want to know how the Broncos are going to do Sunday or if true love is in your immediate future, get a Magic 8-Ball. Or flip a coin. If you want to know more about how you’re going to do –...

DATE: Oct. 24, 2013 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Yamashita heads west with images from the East

If life’s gotten a bit dull and you’re looking to live your life vicariously through another, Michael Yamashita is a good candidate. Yamashita has been one of National Geographic’s top...

DATE: Oct. 24, 2013 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

Totally Rocky

I had prepared myself to draft a “compliment sandwich”-style review for this year’s version of “The Rocky Horror Show – Live on Stage” at the Henry Strater Theatre. My expectations were not high –...

DATE: Oct. 24, 2013 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts

3rd season for Community Cinema

Durango Community Cinema will begin a third season Wednesday with a screening of “The Graduates (Los Graduados)” at the Durango Discovery Museum. It is the second year the museum will host the...

DATE: Oct. 13, 2013 | CATEGORY: Film, TV and Streaming

Southern hospitality

Every so often an artist needs to get away from it all to rediscover herself. Local ceramicist Lisa Pedolsky is about to embark on a metaphorical journey that will literally turn her world upside...

DATE: Oct. 13, 2013 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts


There’s a simple trick to staging a show that’s as well-known and beloved as “Cabaret!”: Don’t screw it up. The original Broadway show won multiple Tony awards, and moviegoers will have a hard time...

DATE: Oct. 10, 2013 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts

Game-changers to open season

A trio of “Musical Mavericks” will introduce the 2013-14 San Juan Symphony on Saturday night at the Community Concert Hall at Fort Lewis College. Actually, Maestro Arthur Post confessed that only...

DATE: Oct. 3, 2013 | CATEGORY: Music

Rhyme on the range

For the silver anniversary of the Durango Cowboy Poetry Gathering, look to the past. “The old cowboy’s sense of place is strong, though he doesn’t own this short-grass country that encourages a man...

DATE: Sept. 30, 2013 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Band to give Marley a Dollface-lift

Hello Dollface is no reggae band. But that doesn’t mean the local trio doesn’t count the late Bob Marley among its many influences. “We have some roots in reggae, and some of our originals have...

DATE: Sept. 26, 2013 | CATEGORY: Music

Gaudi – DJ and more – back in Durango

Italian producer, composer and multi-instrumentalist Gaudi will return to Durango tonight for a show at Animas City Theatre. Tonight’s concert is one of only two North American stops for Gaudi; he...

DATE: Sept. 26, 2013 | CATEGORY: Music

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