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106 events found
Oct 20th - Oct 22nd
Exhibit
Fri 10/20 • 5:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Bricolage Gallery • Boulder
Opening Reception Fri., Oct. 20, 5:30 - 8:30pm with free food, drink, and half-price reception sale on all woods and select papers. Jean is an award-winning artist with an unusual oeuvre: she combines ikebana, (the art of Japanese flower arranging), with lovely time-worn found objects like antique books and stamps...
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Exhibit
Fri 10/20 • 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Naropa University Nalanda Campus • Boulder
David Alcantar is an American artist currently residing and working in San Antonio, Texas. Born in the border town of Laredo, Texas, David moved to San Antonio at age 5. Alcantar’s formal art instruction began at San Antonio College, which emphasized self-discipline and conceptualization. Balancing Fragile...
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Exhibit
Fri 10/20 • 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Naropa University Nalanda Campus • Boulder
Through December 17, 2017 Opening: October 13, 5:30 - 8:00 p.m. White Cube Gallery 6287 Arapahoe, Boulder Gallery Hours: M-F 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Michael A. Franklin, chair of the Naropa University graduate art therapy program, has practiced and taught in various academic and clinical settings since 1981....
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Exhibit
Fri 10/20 • 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
The Collective Community Arts Center • Lafayette
Join us at The Collective Comunity Arts Center for the Dia de los Muertos Exhibit (Day of the Dead) from October 3rd through November 2nd, 2017. The exhibition will feature the artwork of Karen Yust and Judy Sanchez, as well as student work form Centaurus High School. There will be several ofrendas, community...
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Exhibit
Fri 10/20 • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Fort Collins Museum of Art • Fort Collins
ReDress: Upcycled Style by Nancy Judd features couture fashion sculptures made from everyday throwaways. Glamorous, shimmering evening gowns, appearing as fine couture and refined garments, are made from crushed glass and salvaged upholstery fabric. Artist and environmental educator, Nancy Judd began creating...
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Performance
Fri 10/20 • 2:30 PM
Longmont Museum’s Stewart Auditorium • Longmont
Arts Longmont, in partnership with the Longmont Museum presents the first concert of the 2017-18 season. The Felonius Smith Trio accompanied by the Dia de los Muertos altar exhibition opens on Friday, October 20. Felonius Smith Trio—The Roots Of American Blues Historic delta blues, country blues, and folk...
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Lecture/Discussion
Fri 10/20 • 4:00 PM
Castle Events Center • Northglenn
Community-Minded Dance Presents Rocky Mountain Balboa Blowout 2017 "Put music to your troubles and we’ll dance them away." – Anonymous October 20 - 22, 2017 Community-Minded Dance announces the 2017 Rocky Mountain Balboa Blowout, the largest Balboa event in the region, October 20-22 at the...
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Performance
Fri 10/20 • 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
University of Colorado Glenn Miller Ballroom • Boulder
Addicted to drugs, abusive controlling pimps, the streets, short stints in jail, the cycle of death that was her life, and on top of that, pregnant AGAIN. It was the end. The only way out was death or prison, but that wasn’t her fate. Instead, she went to school… and never stopped. On her journey,...
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Event
Fri 10/20 • 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Highland City Club • Boulder
Join us for our weekly social Happy Hour featuring delicious hors d'oeuvres by our local chef, Maria, and hand-crafted cocktails as curated by our staff! We feature local artists and musicians every so often as well. Our happy hours serve to build community amongst our eclectic, powerful, and dynamic membership...
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Reception
Fri 10/20 • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Lafayette Public Library • Lafayette
Lafayette Cultural Resources is proud to present the 5th annual See & Respond! Art Show and Art on the Street Meet the Artists Reception at the Lafayette Public Library October 20, 6:00 – 9:00 pm. Art on the Street sculptors will be honored at the event. The event will also be the opening of the See ...
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Event
Fri 10/20 • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
The Caritas Center • Boulder
Register HERE Malcolm Watson is well known for his passionate and inspirational performances. Also known as "The Barefoot Violinist," Malcolm has lectured as part of his performance for such eminent people as Dr. Deepak Chopra and Don Miguel Ruiz (The 4 Agreements). Many have said that Malcolm does not...
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Performance
Fri 10/20 • 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Floorspace • Boulder
Dog Dance is an on-going performance series of improvised dance solos created and performed by Joanna Rotkin of Joanna and The Agitators with Directorial Guidance by Andrew Marcus, The Disappearance Project. It is performed the 3rd Friday of every month from 7-8pm at Floorspace Studio, 1510 Zamia Avenue, #101. This...
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Performance
Fri 10/20 • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Naropa University Nalanda Campus • Boulder
You are invited to this FREE & OPEN to the public showing of MOMENT WORK by the 1st year cohort of Naropa University’s MFA in Contemporary Performance! staged in Performance rm. 9190, Nalanda Campus This performance is the culmination of a month of work with Leigh Fondakowski. Leigh Fondakowski is best...
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Performance
Fri 10/20 • 7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Dairy Arts Center, Carsen Theatre • Boulder
The War of the Roses is coming to an end and England longs to finally live in peace. However, there is a new power rising, and he has something else in mind. The scheming and vicious Richard III will seduce, manipulate, and terrorize his way to the throne. Distorted both inside and out, his demeanor is daunting, yet...
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Performance
Fri 10/20 • 7:30 PM
Dairy Arts Center, Grace Gamm Theatre • Boulder
While birding in their backyard over the course of a decade, a father and daughter struggle to understand the parts of one another that defy understanding. Their politics and personal views couldn’t be more different, but family bonds compel their annual migration. This gorgeously written family drama, full of...
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Performance
Fri 10/20 • 7:30 PM
Broomfield Auditorium • Broomfield
The Boulder Chamber Orchestra proudly presents our fourteenth season "The Fourteeners". This season begins and ends with the magnificent Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Our first concert of the season, on October 20, features Mozart's Sinfonia Concertante and his Symphony #9. The coming season is also packed...
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Performance
Fri 10/20 • 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Louisville Center for the Arts • Louisville
by Conor McPherson Directed by Paul Wells “What haunts a man inside himself often seems more real than what lives outside him.” SHINING CITY is set in Dublin, where a guilt ridden-ridden man reaches out to a therapist after seeing the ghost of his recently deceased wife. Wrestling with his own demons,...
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Performance
Fri 10/20 • 7:30 PM
Center Stage • Evergreen
By Nell Benjamin Directed by Michele Wright London, 1879. The prestigious Explorers Club is in crisis: their acting president wants to admit a woman, and their bartender is terrible. True, this female candidate is brilliant, beautiful, and has discovered a legendary Lost City, but the decision to let in a woman...
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Performance
Fri 10/20 • 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
First Baptist Church of Denver • Denver
Come explore the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation, which introduced new types of music, including chorales like those composed by Martin Luther that began the shift from Latin to the vernacular and inspired the music of J.S. Bach nearly 200 years later. Our concert will highlight the German school of musicians...
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Performance
Fri 10/20 • 7:30 PM
University of Colorado Irey Theatre (Studio 150) • Boulder
MFA candidates Aaron Allen, Jr. and Vivian Kim explore questions of ethnicity and sexuality in a shared concert that merges and remixes multiple dance styles.
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Performance
Fri 10/20 • 7:30 PM
Avenue Theater • Denver
COMEDYSPORTZ COMES TO THE AVENUE THEATER BEGINNING OCTOBER 20 The Avenue Theater presents ComedySportz of Denver. This is the original improvised comedy show played liked a sporting event. Produced and Directed by Dave and Jane Shirley (Rattlebrain Theater, Santa’s Big Red Sack, ODDVILLE: a love story?) and...
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Performance
Fri 10/20 • 7:30 PM
Edge Theater • Lakewood
By Edward Albee Directed by Warren Sherrill Winner! 1967 Pulitzer Prize for Drama Winner! Outstanding Revival of a Play - 1996 Drama Desk Award Winner! Best Revival of a Play - 1996 Tony® Award Through November 5, 2017 The Edge Theater Company presents Pulitzer Prize-winner “A Delicate Balance”...
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Performance
Fri 10/20 • 7:30 PM
University of Colorado Loft Theatre • Boulder
On the icy road home from a disastrous Christmas celebration, a family of five is forever changed by one traumatic moment. This experimental play uses traditional Japanese puppetry to explore what keeps families together and what tears them apart.
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Performance
Fri 10/20 • 7:30 PM
Longmont Theatre Company • Longmont
Book Music & Lyrics by Richard O’Brien Director Jim Kimbrough Let’s do the time warp again! The Rocky Horror Show is back with much of the 2014 cast returning including Bonnie & Taylor of Bonnie and the Clydes. This is the actual stage show, NOT a re-enactment of the film while the movie is...
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Performance
Fri 10/20 • 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
University of Colorado Loft Theatre • Boulder
This classic commedia dell'arte tale, written in the 1700s, concerns the terrible complications wrought by the servant Truffaldino when he attends to two different masters at the same time. With the physical energy and extreme farce that only commedia can supply, he pushes physical and emotional limits to appease...
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Performance
Fri 10/20 • 7:30 PM
John Hand Theater • Denver
by Jonathan Tolins Directed by Linda Suttle Tickets available at ThisIsSpotlightTheater.com or by calling 720-530-4596. For group sales, email theatreor@mindspring.com, or call 919-306-1670. In “Buyer and Cellar,” John Houser plays Alex Moore, a struggling LA actor who takes a job working in the basement...
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Performance
Fri 10/20 • 7:30 PM
Vintage Theatre • Aurora
by Douglas Carter Beane Directed by Rachel Bouchard Mitchell Green is a Hollywood star on his way to the A-list -- if he can only keep that pesky “recurring case of homosexuality” under wraps. When Mitchell falls for a young call-boy while in New York for a premiere, his acerbic, fast-talking Hollywood...
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Performance
Fri 10/20 • 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Dairy Arts Center, Gordon Gamm Theatre • Boulder
Blue Moon Dance Company presents “Off Balance”, a fascinating evening of dance with new works and award-winning choreography by company members. The company moves together through a unique fusion of contemporary, modern, hip-hop, ballroom and contact improve, creating memorable imagery in motion. Ying...
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Exhibit
Fri 10/20 • All Day Event
Dairy Arts Center, McMahon Gallery • Boulder
On view through October 22, 2017 McMahon Gallery (Open Monday-Tuesday, 9:00am-6:00pm, Wednesday-Friday, 9:00am-8:00pm, Saturday-Sunday, 12:00-6:00pm), Mac Millan Family Lobby, Hand-Rudy Gallery, & Polly Addison Gallery (Open Daily 9:00am-8:00pm) Contemporary fiber celebrating the work of Judith Trager and 45...
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Exhibit
Fri 10/20 • All Day Event
Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery • Various Cities
A solo exhibition of Belgin Yücelen’s bronze sculptures will be shown at the 7th Solo Art Series Art Competition at the Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery between October 15 – November 14th, 2017. Her artwork will also be featured at the gallery’s Artsy.net site.
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Event
Fri 10/20 • All Day Event
Gallery VII • Allenspark
Gallery VII is exhibiting a special collection of Colorado and Wyoming plein air and studio Mountain Landscapes by acclaimed artist Lanny Grant. Reception with Lanny, Saturday Oct. 07, 5:00 to 7:00 pm
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Exhibit
Fri 10/20 • All Day Event
Arts Longmont • Longmont
Artist Laurie Beth Zuckerman creates altar installations and memory jugs using an eclectic blend of Catholic, Hispanic, African, and Haitian religious sensibilities. Laurie collects antique religious art and found-objects to construct her memorials, honoring the lives of her Russian-Jewish ancestors. Her enigmatic...
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