culture and entertainment

‘Partridge Family’ star David Cassidy hospitalized

NEW YORK – “Partridge Family” star David Cassidy has been hospitalized in Florida. His representative tells The Associated Press on Saturday that Cassidy is “now conscious” and “surrounded by...

DATE: Nov. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Review: ‘Justice League’: Not the most original, but fun nonetheless

Tell me if this synopsis sounds familiar (spoiler alert): A villain with a horned helmet arrives on Earth (at the behest of another bad guy from space who isn’t really in the movie) to find a box...

DATE: Nov. 18, 2017 | UPDATED: 3 days 5 hours ago | CATEGORY: Film and TV

AC/DC founding member Malcolm Young dead at 64

NEW YORK – Malcolm Young, the rhythm guitarist and guiding force behind the bawdy hard-rock band AC/DC who helped create such head-banging anthems as “Highway to Hell,” “Hells Bells” and “Back in...

DATE: Nov. 18, 2017 | UPDATED: 3 days 5 hours ago | CATEGORY: Music

City of Durango could budget $100,000 for art at Hwy. 550/160 intersection

The city of Durango is considering applying for a second $25,000 matching grant from the National Endowment for the Arts to help fund an art project in the raised medians at the U.S. Highway...

DATE: Nov. 17, 2017 | UPDATED: 3 days 5 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos Visitor Center opens new photo exhibit

Mancos Visitor Center’s annual photography exhibit, “Sharing the 81328 Perspective,” will debut with a free public reception on Saturday. For about 15 years, the Visitor Center has hosted a photo...

DATE: Nov. 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Arts Calendar

Friday Preschool story time, 10:30 a.m., Durango Public Library, 1900 East Third Ave., 375-3380. STEAM Lab, 3:30 p.m., Durango Public Library, 1900 East Third Ave., 375-3380. The Polar Express,...

DATE: Nov. 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Durango’s Studio & Gallery to open ‘Still/Unstill’ exhibit

Maureen May wants you to interact with Studio &’s newest show. “Still/Unstill” will kick off with an opening reception tonight at the gallery. Curated by May – an artist and one of Studio &’s...

DATE: Nov. 16, 2017 | UPDATED: 4 days 20 hours ago | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

FLC to host pianist as artist in residence

Fort Lewis College will host pianist Mark Valenti as its artist in residence, and will offer two events at the end of November at Roshong Recital Hall, Room 205, in Jones Hall: Valenti will lead a...

DATE: Nov. 15, 2017 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Movies playing in Durango Nov. 17-23

Animas City Theatre (128 E. College Drive, 799-2281, www.animascitytheatre.com ) The Fencer A young man, Endel Nelis, arrives in Haapsalu, Estonia, in the early 1950s. Having left Leningrad to...

DATE: Nov. 15, 2017 | UPDATED: 5 days 23 hours ago | CATEGORY: Film and TV

First Oscars of awards season to be bestowed on Saturday

LOS ANGELES – As Hollywood continues reeling from the growing sexual harassment scandal, the first Oscars of awards season are being presented to four film-industry veterans. The film academy’s...

DATE: Nov. 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

All aboard ... for ‘Murder’

There’s a nagging mystery at the heart of “Murder on the Orient Express,” and it has nothing to do with homicide. It’s all about a mustache – specifically, the one on the face of renowned Belgian...

DATE: Nov. 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

New art coming to intersection where Arc of History once stood

The city of Durango is looking for public art to adorn the long narrow medians near the U.S. Highway 550/160 intersection, where the controversial Arc of History was once located. The city...

DATE: Nov. 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News