Judith Reynolds

Position: Special to the Herald

Email: [email protected]

About: Judith Reynolds is an arts journalist and member of the American Theater Critics Association.

Fort Lewis College stages coming-of-age American drama

“When I write about ethnicity, I try to do it from the inside,” playwright A. Rey Pamatmat said in an interview with American Theatre Magazine . “I think that it’s more interesting if the audience...

DATE: Nov. 19, 2020 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts

Merely Players stages tragicomedy online

“We are theater makers not filmmakers. So, the challenge has been to find a way to present a play that reflects that,” said Merely Players Director Mona Wood-Patterson. “I chose Will Eno’s ‘WAKEY,...

DATE: Oct. 15, 2020 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts

Spend a night at the opera: The MET makes it easy online

Will the biggest of all art forms, grand opera, survive the pandemic? Will die-hard Durango fans ever gather again Saturday mornings at Fort Lewis College for The MET Live in HD? Who knows? As of...

DATE: Oct. 2, 2020 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts

Fort Lewis College to host a virtual music showcase Sunday

When saxophonist Jeff Solo saunters onto a stage with his inimitable smile, you know you are in for a jazzy treat. That will be the case at 3 p.m. Sunday, when Solon joins other Fort Lewis College...

DATE: Oct. 1, 2020 | CATEGORY: Music

Much ado at Jenkins Ranch Park

Merely Players is at it again. Our evergreen local theater company has found yet another new location in which to perform – Jenkins Ranch Park. From Sept. 24 to 27, the players will refresh a...

DATE: Sept. 19, 2020 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts

With ‘PIVOT,’ FLC mounts major show of Native American painting

“PIVOT: Skateboard Deck Art” will change the way you think about contemporary painting. The new exhibition at Center of Southwest Studies at Fort Lewis College is finally open to the public....

DATE: Aug. 21, 2020 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

Merely Players and The Silverton Mine go online

Here are eight reasons to catch Merely Players’ “Zoom Alice: A Wonderland Adventure for a Topsy Turvy World” before it disappears online by the end of Saturday, June 20. 1. A tight, contemporary...

DATE: June 18, 2020 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts

In a topsy-turvy world: Merely Players offers a timely ‘Alice’

“We can wait to go back to an uncertain ‘normal’ or we can work with what is,” Mona Wood-Patterson said in a recent interview. Co-founder and artistic director of Merely Players, Wood-Patterson...

DATE: June 5, 2020 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts

A rare tribute to a rare musician: Cellist Lynn Harrell dies and Carnegie Hall marks his passage

Acclaimed American cellist Lynn Harrell died on April 27. His sudden death was not associated with the coronavirus. The news sent shock waves throughout the world of international music. On...

DATE: May 20, 2020 | CATEGORY: Music

Local live music events: Cancel, reschedule or postpone?

Cancel. Postpone. Reschedule. Pick your verb. Since the coronavirus has swept through our lives, area musicians and their organizations have chosen one of those three paths. In early March, the...

DATE: April 23, 2020 | CATEGORY: Music

Fort Lewis College stages a taut American drama

“I am mostly bound and blindfolded throughout the play,” Fort Lewis College senior Holden Grace said about his newest role. Grace portrays Michael Wells, a prisoner of Hezbollah in a Beirut...

DATE: Feb. 28, 2020 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts

An inky-black comic opera for our time

Agrippina, Nero’s mother. Now there’s a subject for a black comedy. Or a satirical opera. At 10:55 a.m. Saturday, The MET Live in HD will live stream Handel’s grim-but-fluffy opera “Agrippina” in...

DATE: Feb. 27, 2020 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts

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