06/2013

Old Glory Antiques Fair

Submitted by Morgan Tilton on Mon, 04/15/2013 - 9:44am

A little sunshine can cast new life on old treasures. Collectibles line the park from more than 60 Colorado and out-of-state antique dealers including Starr Antiques and Marigold’s Farmhouse Funk & Junk. Rows of brightly painted chairs and cupboards, farm tables, garden accessories, and jewelry artisans invite you to explore as you listen to eight acoustic folk bands, including a performance from local musician Jeff Rady.

Aspen Food & Wine Classic

Submitted by Lauren Mikus on Tue, 06/11/2013 - 10:56am

Aspen goes ambrosial during this annual, premier culinary event. Celebrity chefs and wine experts from across the nation will showcase the best of their edible industry at the base of Colorado's most revered ski mountain. Scout out the legendary dishes of Mario Batali or discover a more recent luminary like David Chang. Fri 10 a.m-Sun 2 p.m.  

Kingdom Days

Submitted by Morgan Tilton on Mon, 04/15/2013 - 10:29am

Dig up the history of Breckenridge with a celebration of the mountain town's heritage dating back to the 1850s. Discover how the town’s old roots surface in present-day life with a tour of the Gold Pan Saloon and Breckenridge Distillery. Don’t miss a live bluegrass performance from the local Luv Brothers and the most rambunctious and anticipated event of the weekend, the Outhouse Races: Teams hustle hand-constructed, transportable outhouses down Ridge Street across the finish line. Fri-Sat 9:30 a.m.-9 p.m.; Sun 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m.

 

Before Midnight

Submitted by Stephen Kasica on Mon, 06/10/2013 - 10:56am

Jesse (Ethan Hawke) and Celine (Julie Deply) met in Before Sunrise and reunited in Before Sunset. In this conclusion of Richard Linklater's romantic trilogy, the two heartthrobs arrive at the crossroads of family life and career goals. Fri-Sun 11 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 4 p.m., 7 p.m., 9:30 p.m; Mon-Thu 4 p.m., 7 p.m., 9:30 p.m.

 

The East

Submitted by Stephen Kasica on Mon, 06/10/2013 - 11:28am

Elite private-intelligence agent Sarah Moss goes undercover to infiltrate the East, an eco-terrorist cell executing covert attacks upon major corporations. Her priorities change when she sympathizes with the anarchists. Fri-Sat 12 p.m., 2:30 p.m., 5 p.m., 7:30 p.m., 9:50 p.m.; Mon-Thu 2:30 p.m., 4:45 p.m., 7 p.m., 9:20 p.m. 

Jim Belushi & The Chicago Board of Comedy

Submitted by Lindsey R. McKissick on Tue, 04/09/2013 - 4:02pm

Veteran funny man Jim Belushi is taking comedy's next generation on the road. Belushi's career spans from Saturday Night Live to film to Broadway. On this tour, he's joined by the Chicago Board of Comedy, comprised of Robert Belushi (his son), Larry Joe Campbell, Megan Grano, Brad Morris, and Jon Barinholtz all of whom were trained at Chicago's famed Second City.

Pandora's Promise

Submitted by Davina Van Buren on Fri, 06/07/2013 - 12:27pm

More than seven billion people inhabit Earth. That means a whole lot of energy consumption—and demand.We often hear about solar, wind, and natural gas options, but a growing number of scientists are revisiting nuclear energy. Through interviews with environmentalists and energy experts, Pandora's Promise explores the theory that nuclear power is the answer to our planet's growing energy needs. Days, times vary. 

Steak and Spirits Cooking Class

Submitted by Lauren Mikus on Tue, 06/11/2013 - 10:37am

The cut, the marinade, the temperature, the appropriate complimentary cocktail. Get all your red meat quandaries answered by learning from culinary experts. Prepare your own hanger steak while reps from Colorado Vodka Company advise you on the art of mixology. Fri 6-9 p.m.  

Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged)

Submitted by Kiki Turner on Tue, 05/14/2013 - 11:21pm

Let’s be honest, Shakespeare's “thees” and “thous” can leave you lost. Take the drudgery out of Elizabethan theater with this three-man cast performing Shakespeare’s entire cannon, 37 plays total, but with modifications, like adding rap to Othello or cooking tips to Titus Andronicus. Wed 1 p.m., 7:30 p.m.; Fri-Sat 7:30 p.m.; Sun 1 p.m., 7:30 p.m.

 

Collected Stories

Submitted by Beth Steffens on Mon, 06/10/2013 - 4:28pm

Morality comes into question when Lisa writes a novel about the love affair of her mentor, Ruth, who taught Lisa how to write and be confident. This Donald Margulies play premiered in 1996 before making its Broadway debut in 2010. Fri-Sat 7:30 p.m.; Sun 6 p.m.