08/2013

Telluride Film Fest

Submitted by Justine E. Hausheer on Tue, 06/11/2013 - 1:24pm

Get ready for five days of cinematic magic in the mountains. Now in its 40th year, the festival features nearly 40 movies in nine venues throughout Telluride, but the list of films is kept secret until the festival begins. Days, times vary.

Julie Puma: The Immortal Jellyfish

Submitted by Kate Gibbons on Tue, 08/27/2013 - 11:55am

Denver artist Julie Puma isn’t afraid of looking her age. In The Immortal Jellyfish, she juxtaposes our youth-centered culture with the body's natural aging process. The series of self portraits show Puma—with an exaggerated, older look—beside her still-developing 12-year-old daughter. The large-scale pieces expose the disconnect between how Puma views herself and how the world perceives her. Tue-Sun 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Kellie Cannon and Barbara Baer

Submitted by Madelyn Herzog on Tue, 08/27/2013 - 10:26am

Check out brand new works by two local artists. Kellie Cannon’s Imagined and Observed is inspired by maps, data, and landscapes and includes paintings, prints, and drawings. Barbara Baer, known for her commissioned public projects around the world, will construct an indoor landscape based on 17th century-style gardens for her exhibit, Pleasure Ground. Thu-Sun, times vary.

Everyone Orchestra

Submitted by Jerilyn Forsythe on Fri, 08/16/2013 - 10:15am

You won't soon forget a performance by the Everyone Orchestra. The improvisational show, led by conductor and founder Matt Butler, encourages the musicians—and those in the audience—to just let loose.

Boots, Bulls and Blossoms

Submitted by Justine E. Hausheer on Wed, 06/12/2013 - 11:27am

Colorado's Western roots meet its contemporary cuisine. Take a photo with a Brahma bull or longhorn, snack on Colorado-themed appetizers and local brews, and listen to award-winning fiddler Katie Glassman. Thu 6-8 p.m.

Fashion’s Night Out Downtown Boulder

Submitted by Justine E. Hausheer on Tue, 06/11/2013 - 1:11pm

This stylish evening celebrates local designers. Kick things off at the fashion show, where more than 25 retailers will display their fall styles on the Pearl Street Mall catwalk. Enjoy live music, food and drinks, and mini-makeovers while you shop in-store specials at individual boutiques. Sat 6-10 p.m.

All About HATCH GREEN CHILES!

Submitted by Lauren Mikus on Fri, 06/14/2013 - 7:34am

Hatch, New Mexico, brings the heat during green chile season. You’ll see the bright dish accent this month, so to truly reap the benefits, learn from the pros. During this class you will practice with cornbread, gazpacho, and enchiladas recipes. Thu 6:30-9:30 p.m.

 

OneRepublic and Sara Bareilles

Submitted by ewallis on Tue, 08/27/2013 - 10:11am

Help these two pop powerhouses kick off their co-headlining tour. Both acts are known for soaring vocals and inventive songwriting, as well as stellar live performances. Expect to hear hits like “Apologize” and “Love Song." Thu 7 p.m.

 

Colorado Ballet: An Evening Under the Stars

Submitted by Justine E. Hausheer on Wed, 06/12/2013 - 12:50pm

Ballet goes al fresco during this outdoor show. Colorado Ballet dancers will perform excerpts from both classic and contemporary works, including a sneak peek of their fall production of Giselle. Thu 7:30 p.m.

The Kid

Submitted by Jesse Bishop on Tue, 08/27/2013 - 10:51am

An autobiographical musical, a lyrical tour de force, a NKOTB fan’s dream come true. Call it what you want, but ex-boy-band member Joey McIntyre’s one-man show makes its premiere in Denver. The musical traces more than 30 years on stage and pays homage to the songs that inspired him. Thu-Fri 7:30 p.m.; Sat-Sun 2 p.m., 7:30 p.m.