• Sheridan Arts Foundation: Young People’s Theater Presents “The Audition"

    1 week ago.

    Telluride's Sheridan Arts Foundation’s Young People’s Theater  wraps up its 2015-2016 season with “The Audition,” a one-act play by Don Zolidis, directed and adapted by Jennifer Julia   When: Monday, May 23, 2016, 6 p.m., doors at 5:30 p.m. Where: Sheridan Opera…

  • Tall Tales: "White Guy on the Bus," A Review

    2 weeks ago.

    Denver’s Curious Theatre Company’s now featuring “White Guy on the Bus (through June 24). Tickets here. Below is award-winning writer (and our Denver critic) Mark Stevens' take on the production. In “White Guy on the Bus,” the sharpest line about race is a zinger about…

  • A Tribute to Prince - When Prince Was Alive & Well

    1 month ago.

    The names are Telluride legends: world-famous actor/singer/songwriter Keith Carradine once lived in town, where, back in the early 1990s, he and his then wife Sandra owned and operated the historic Sheridan Opera House under the auspices of the Sheridan Arts Foundation. For years, one of…

  • Tall Tales: Denver Center’s “Sweeney Todd” is Killer

    1 month ago.

    The Denver Center for the Performing Arts’ production of "Sweeney Todd” gets a rave from Tall Tales columnist Mark Stevens, TIO’s Denver theatre critic. Through May 15. Tickets here. Before you dig a few quid out of your pocket for the Denver…

  • TIO NYC: Portraits X 3

    1 month ago.

    Major talent - and legend in her own times. But a relatively minor brand today – despite her unique talent and rolling legacy. And yet... Cole Porter adored the woman. It was just one of those things.... So did Marlena Dietrich (who paid her passage…

  • TIO NYC: “Bright Star,” A Review

    1 month ago.

    I ain’t telling no lie (or my nose would grow like Pinocchio): when you wish upon a "Bright Star,” your dreams of a magical night on Broadway come true. The inspiration for Steve Martin and Edie Brickell’s unapologetically old-fashioned, twangy musical is based…

  • Fly Me to the Moon: Major Shows Close Winter 2016

    2 months ago.

    Telluride’s Fly Me To The Moon Saloon wraps up its winter 2016 season with a Pigeons Playing Ping Pong Two Night Run, the Return of Cranford Hollow, Tribute Acts Naive Melodies A Tribute To The Talking Heads, Pickin’ On Ween and DJ noDJ.…

  • Tall Tales: “Elliot, A Soldier’s Fugue,” Reviewed

    2 months ago.

    Denver’s Curious Theatre Company’s now featuring “Elliot, A Soldier’s Fugue,” through April 23. Tickets here.   War is "over there." It comes back to us in an odd fashion, in meaningless glimpses—a returning veteran being honored at the ballpark, for instance, as…

  • Telluride Choral Society: SpringSing, 3/18

    2 months ago.

    Telluride Choral Society presents a SpringSing Spectacular, a special dedication to Bobbie Shaffer. Event takes place Friday, March 18, 7 p.m., Michael D. Palm Theatre, Telluride. Artistic director Rhonda Muckerman conducts. Tickets available at the door. Adults, $20; Students, $10.   Some…

  • Opera House: SHEL in Concert, 3/19

    2 months ago.

    SHEL in concert Saturday, March 19, 2016, 9 p.m. show; doors at 8:30 p.m., Sheridan Opera House, Telluride. $20 GA floor, $30 reserved balcony.* Tickets and information here or 970.728.6363 x5. The Sheridan Arts Foundation presents up-and-coming indie folksters SHEL live at Telluride's Sheridan Opera House, Saturday, March…

  • Opera House: Leftover Salmon, 12/17 & 18

    2 months ago.

    Leftover Salmon appears in concert at Telluride’s Sheridan Opera House. Shows are Thursdays & Friday, March 17 & 18. Door 8:30 p.m.; show, 9 p.m. Tickets are $32, general admission; $42 reserved balcony seating.* ($5 more at the door.) Tickets on sale here or by…

  • Club Red: Jackie Greene, 3/12

    2 months ago.

    With major support from the Telluride Ski Resort, Denise Mongan’s Beyond the Groove is pleased to announce Jackie Greene, with Skin & Bones as the opener. The show is Saturday, March 12 at Club Red at the Telluride Conference Center in Mountain Village.…

  • Telluride American Songbook: Scholarships for Summer Workshops

    3 months ago.

    Yes, we want to live in the moment. But no, this can’t wait. This summer, the Telluride American Songbook Concert Series is offering two workshops, one on songwriting and another for singing. (Details below.) For adults wanting to attend, but in…

  • Telluride Theatre: “Hands on a Hardbody"

    3 months ago.

    Telluride Theatre presents “Hands on Hardbody,” with music by Trey Anastasio (of PHISH) and Amanda Green. “Hands on Hardbody” runs March 3- March 6 & March 10- March 13. Thursday through Saturdays show at 8 p.m.; Sundays are matiness at 4 p.m.  Tickets…

  • (slider) Opera House: Monophonics, 3/5

    3 months ago.

    Monophonics live in concert at Telluride's historic Sheridan Opera House. Show is Saturday, March 5. Doors, 8:30 p.m.; show, 9 p.m. Tickets, $25, GA; $35 reserved balcony here.* Or call 970.728.6363 x5. ($5 more at the door.) Telluride’s Sheridan Arts Foundation presents psychedelic soul outfit Monophonics.…

  • Telluride Gay Ski Week: “Feel the Bernhard"

    3 months ago.

    Telluride Gay Ski Week is in its freshman year as a locally produced event, Saturday – Saturday, February 20 – 27. The list of guests includes Olympian (and X Games) champ Gus Kenworthy, musician Shawn Colvin, DJ Ruckus – and  Sandra Bernhardt. (For…