culture and entertainment

Meow Wolf gives Sweet 101 grant

Santa Fe-based art collective Meow Wolf recently selected Sweet 101, the only do-it-yourself music and arts venue in Durango, to receive a $1,000 grant. The funding is part of $256,000 in grants...

DATE: July 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Of course ‘Doctor Who’s’ new Doctor is a woman

Fans recently learned that Jodie Whittaker will be the new Doctor in the long-running series “Doctor Who,” the first woman to play the protagonist who has regenerated a dozen times before, always...

DATE: July 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Film, TV and Streaming

Beijing says no to Justin Bieber over past ‘bad behavior’

BEIJING – China’s capital says it won’t be inviting Justin Bieber to perform in the country because of his past “bad behavior,” although it did concede that the Canadian singer has talent. In...

DATE: July 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Music

Judge halts sale of Madonna’s love letters and other personal items, which she claims were stolen

When a jailhouse letter from Tupac Shakur to Madonna claiming he ended their relationship because she was white surfaced this month on a rock and roll auction website, its origin was a mystery to...

DATE: July 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Music

Jewelry designer Kenneth Jay Lane dies in N.Y. at age 85

NEW YORK – Costume jewelry designer Kenneth Jay Lane, whose creations caught the fancy of high society and the QVC crowd alike, has died in New York. He was 85. The executive vice president of...

DATE: July 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

‘Dunkirk’: Hero of the action genre

“Dunkirk” wastes no time dialing the intensity up to 11. Opening with a fleeting moment of calm, Christopher Nolan’s blast furnace of a World War II thriller introduces us – under a flutter of...

DATE: July 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Film, TV and Streaming

Celebrate canines with Bow Wow Film Festival in Durango

There’s not much doubt Durangoans love their dogs. And on Thursday, they’ll have a chance to help other dogs as well. The third annual Bow Wow Film Festival will be held at the Durango Arts Center...

DATE: July 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Film, TV and Streaming

Arts Calendar

Friday Terry Hartzel, 5:30 p.m., Diamond Belle Saloon, 699 Main Ave., 247-4431. Pete Giuliani Band, 5:30-9:30 p.m., Balcony Bar and Grill, 600 Main Ave., 422-8008. Lisa Blue, 6 p.m., Fox Fire...

DATE: July 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Photography Club to show images of Latin America

Durango Photography Club will offer a photography presentation at 7 p.m. today (Thursday) in the Pine Room at La Plata County Fairgrounds, 2500 Main Ave. Former National Geographic photographers...

DATE: July 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

Movies playing in Durango July 21-27

Animas City Theatre (128 E. College Drive, 799-2281, www.animascitytheatre.com) The Beguiled The story unfolds during the Civil War, at a Southern girls’ boarding school. Its sheltered young women...

DATE: July 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Film, TV and Streaming

2 new Harry Potter books set to be published in October

LONDON – Two new books from the Harry Potter universe are set to be released as part of a British exhibition that celebrates the 20th anniversary of the launch of the series. The British Library’s...

DATE: July 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Books

Some ‘Game of Thrones’ stars are better than others at keeping secrets

The “Game of Thrones” cast has mastered the art of talking without actually saying anything. They’ve been making the rounds recently, doing endless publicity for the start of Season 7, which begins...

DATE: July 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

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