Ted Holteen

Position: Arts & Entertainment Editor

Email: ted@durangoherald.com

About: Ted Holteen is Arts and Entertainment editor at The Durango Herald.

Groups prepare for gay Pride event

Organizers of the inaugural Four Corners Pride Festival are hoping for a spirit of inclusion Saturday in Rotary Park.The festival is intended to raise awareness and increase the visibility of...

DATE: June 25, 2010 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

St. Mark's recital to help stricken oboist

The plans never called for the 2009-2010 St. Mark's Recital Series to be wrapping up so late in the year, but sometimes circumstances call for a change of plans.The final concert in the recital...

DATE: June 25, 2010 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

No 'Meatballs' at this summer camp - just hams

Who'd ever think that the backwoods of Hesperus would be a stop on the road to stardom?Scoff if you will, but for one week every summer the Hesperus Baptist Camp is the entertainment capital of the...

DATE: June 22, 2010 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Melodrama returns to the Strater with Cohan's 'The Tavern'

When the Diamond Circle Melodrama opened in 1962 at the Strater Hotel, the play was "The Tavern," the only nonmusicalproduction written by that Yankee Doodle Dandy, George M. Cohan. So it's only...

DATE: June 18, 2010 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Abbey to offer electronic tripleheader

Tonight's lineup at the Abbey Theatre is an embarrassment of riches for fans of electronic music with the Durangodebuts of VibeSquaD and Portland, Ore.'s Resident Anti-Hero, but it's the bill's...

DATE: June 18, 2010 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Book tour kicks off with Mountain Gazette pair

If you moved to Colorado from anywhere else in the United States or, for that matter, the world, chances are you did itbecause you wanted to be like B. Frank and M. John Fayhee - whether you knew...

DATE: June 15, 2010 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Bobby Marquez to bring genuine Texas sound to the Abbey Theatre

His is not a name that instantly conjures up an image of cowboys on the lone prairie, but make no mistake about it, Bobby Marquez is all country and all western.The Freer, Texas, native has climbed...

DATE: June 11, 2010 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Barbershoppers deliver show tunes in 4-part harmony

Sitting roughly halfway between the Great White Way and Hollywood, Durango is perfectly positioned to host "Musically Speaking: Song Hits of the Stage and Screen," the Durango Barbershoppers' 42nd...

DATE: June 11, 2010 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Photo project captures 'grout' of Durango

Funny how these artists get their inspiration."I was walking across the parking lot about three months ago, and there was an old, dirty, orphaned sock sitting there," said Tim Kapustka, who runs...

DATE: June 11, 2010 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

No reasonable offers refused

In what's becoming a refreshingly typical sight, the Durango Arts Center's Barbara Conrad Gallery again was jam-packedFriday night for the opening of the DAC's 34th annual Juried Art Exhibit. ...

DATE: June 8, 2010 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Young stage stars promise 'Marvelous Magic'

Matt Simonsen, one of two working professional magicians in Durango, has been honing his craft for more than half hislife. In his case, however, that's only nine years because he started when he...

DATE: June 8, 2010 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Durango's latest guerilla show is all WET

Before Durango's river rats take over the town for a weekend of fun in the (endless) sun for Animas River Days, localartists will do their part to get things started in style Thursday night. WET...

DATE: June 8, 2010 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

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