• Madonia Innovates at Colorado Ballet

    2 weeks ago.

    Starting in the mid-1990s, dance in Telluride rhymed with the name of former prima ballerina Valerie Madonia.  When we first met in the mid-1990s, I did not speak fluent ballet. And I am still not sure if a revoltarde is…

  • Summer Sunday: True Summer on the Oregon Coast

    4 weeks ago.

    When you go to the Pacific Northwest for a vacation, it’s best to keep your expectations low. Of course, the food will be great. The coffee. The beer. The views of fractured volcanoes looming in the distance. It’s the weather…

  • Summer Sunday: Ridgway Area Trails Does It Right

    1 month ago.

    Mid-July is the peak time for mountain biking on the high-alpine terrain in Telluride. The trails are tacky, the wildflowers are blooming and our legs have the early summer miles that boost our endurance. However, summer is also the perfect…

  • Tall Tales: Review, “Brothers Size,” Curious Theatre Company, Denver

    1 month ago.

    Buy tickets now for “The Brother’s Size." The play runs from July 11 to August 1, 2015 The Curious Theatre Company presented the first play in The Brother/Sister Play trilogy, by Tarell Alvin McCraney, earlier this year. “In the Red…

  • Tall Tales: “Detroit” at Curious Theatre Company

    3 months ago.

    Tickets here for “Detroit” at Denver’s Curious Theatre Company. Through June 19. Buckle down or party on? Resist the urge or grab another Pabst? Cheetos or caviar? Stay in your hole? Or borrow a cup of sugar from the neighbor…

  • TIO Savannah: Walking & Talking with Brad & SCAD

    3 months ago.

    Even favorite aphorisms can have geography. Take “saved by the bell” for example. The expression refers to a knock-down in the ring, a slow count of ten and a bell, which saves a fighter from defeat. Well yes – at…

  • Pryor Engagement: Guatemala

    4 months ago.

    Telluride local John Pryor is executive director of LightHawk, the nonprofit dedicated to accelerating conservation success through the powerful perspective of flight. Since his tenure with the company is relatively short – he Joined LightHawk just a year ago – John went on a very exciting expedition…

  • Pryor Engagement: Travelogue #3

    4 months ago.

    Telluride local John Pryor is executive director of LightHawk, the nonprofit dedicated to accelerating conservation success through the powerful perspective of flight. Since his tenure with the company is relatively short – he Joined LightHawk just a year ago – John went on a very exciting expedition…

  • Pryor Engagement: LightHawk Travelogue

    4 months ago.

    Telluride local John Pryor is CEO of LightHawk, the nonprofit dedicated to accelerating conservation success through the powerful perspective of flight. Since his tenure with the company is relatively short – he Joined LightHawk just a year ago– John went on a very exciting expedition…

  • ALACAZEM 2015.04.16

    4 months ago.

    April 16 to 23, 2015  Visible planets: Morning: Saturn         Evening: Venus, Jupiter A late degree Aries New Moon – which will always take place in the final week of the Aries zodiac month – is a good time to really…

  • TIO L.A.: Stuff To Do & See

    4 months ago.

    Going to Disneyland? Don’t get me started: spring break, wall of noise, sea of people, long lines, hot. If only our activities in the park could have been confined to our grandson’s marching band,  strutting its stuff to the delight…

  • TIO L.A.: J.M.W. Turner at Getty Center

    4 months ago.

    It must be a sign of the times. Boomers all over the world in the fall and winter of their lives seek reassurance: it’s not over ’til it’s over, right? Recent exhibitions in London, New York, Denver and Los Angeles,…

  • Outlaw Reflections: Baja

    5 months ago.

    The end of ski season this coming weekend marks the official start of Telluride’s off season, when many locals head for the hills – or rivers and streams. This story by former Telluride local Oleh Lysiak is about a favorite hang among…

  • The Nature Conservancy: Dance of the Sandhill Cranes

    5 months ago.

    “Spring has sprung, The Grass has riz, I wonder where the birdies is? The little bird is on the wing, But that’s absurd!  Because the wing is on the bird!” (Ode to Spring) “For the birds…” "According to Robert Claiborne…

  • TIO Denver: Weekend Getaway

    5 months ago.

    Our recent weekend in Denver proved that getting high in the Mile High City does not necessarily twin with cannabis and vaporizers. At the end of the cultural banquet that defined our romantic getaway, we did indeed inhale – the pure…

  • TEDxManhattan: Changing How We Eat

    5 months ago.

    This is the week that is for TED Talks and simulcast TEDxTelluride Live, produced by Katrine and Bill Formby. “At our TEDxTellurideLive event, TEDTalks video featuring dynamic speakers should spark deep discussion and connection in a small group,” explains Katrine. For more on…