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'Disney Junior Dance Party on Tour' to visit Colorado Springs this fall

Mon, Apr 23, 2018 - 9:56 AM 0

Mickey and Minnie Mouse and the rest of the gang will come to Pikes Peak Center on Nov. 13 as part of "Disney Junior Dance Party On Tour." Tickets are...

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Former Colorado Springs Philharmonic executive director Susan Greene dies

Mon, Apr 23, 2018 - 10:05 AM 0

Without Susan Greene the music might have died. The Colorado Springs Philharmonic's former executive director died Thursday from cancer in Colorado...

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Action Comics No. 1,000: Meet two legends behind the books celebrating Superman's 80th year
Action Comics No. 1,000: Meet two legends behind the books celebrating Superman's 80th year

By: - 0 Tue, Apr 24, 2018

What stands out when looking at the cover of the new, once-in-a-lifetime 1,000th issue of "Action Comics" is that 80 years after giving birth to the...

Race and religion: Town hall on opera's 'forbidden' subjects
Race and religion: Town hall on opera's 'forbidden' subjects

By: Linda Navarro - 0 Tue, Apr 24, 2018

TV TONIGHT "Genius: Picasso" is the 10-part follow-up to last year's fascinating miniseries portrait of Albert Einstein. Antonio Banderas stars as the...

Set List: Lively, 'grassy' Woodshed Red will get your toes tapping
Set List: Lively, 'grassy' Woodshed Red will get your toes tapping

By: Michelle Karas - 0 Tue, Apr 24, 2018

This is the fourth in a series on local bands. The Colorado Springs band Woodshed Red is heavy on the strings, with four-fifths of the band playing...

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Tuesday, April 24
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Tuesday, April 24

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 7 hr ago

Here's a look at what's going on Tuesday in the Colorado Springs area:      MUSIC      STAGE “The...

Thrilling via ferrata coming soon to Colorado Springs
Thrilling via ferrata coming soon to Colorado Springs

By: - 0 21 hr ago

With one hand grasped tight around a metal rung, I leaned back, allowing my full weight to pull against the redundant cable attaching my body to the...

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Monday, April 23
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Monday, April 23

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 22 hr ago

Here's a look at what's going on Monday in the Colorado Springs area:      MUSIC      STAGE “The...

What to watch on TV for the week of April 22 - April 28: “Westworld” and “The Handmaid’s Tale” return, the NFL draft, and much more
What to watch on TV for the week of April 22 - April 28: “Westworld” and “The Handmaid’s Tale” return, the NFL draft, and much more

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Sun, Apr 22, 2018

Sunday  “Westworld" (7 p.m., HBO, Season Premiere) - Season two begins tonight! You can get prepped with my spoiler free preview right...

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Sunday, April 22
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Sunday, April 22

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Sun, Apr 22, 2018

Here's a look at what's going on Sunday in the Colorado Springs area:        OPEN HOUSE Pikesmasters Model Railroad...

National Coin Week draws numismatic novices and experts to Money Museum
National Coin Week draws numismatic novices and experts to Money Museum

By: Liz Forster - 0 Sat, Apr 21, 2018

Jackie Williams' interest in coins began when she was a young girl during World War II. She'd collect pennies, sticking each coin to a long strip of...

Verne Troyer, 'Mini-Me' in Austin Powers films, dies at 49
Verne Troyer, 'Mini-Me' in Austin Powers films, dies at 49

By: - 0 Sat, Apr 21, 2018

LOS ANGELES — Actor Verne Troyer from the "Austin Powers" movie franchise has died. A statement provided by Troyer's spokesperson that was also...

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Saturday, April 21
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Saturday, April 21

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Sat, Apr 21, 2018

Here's a look at what's going on Saturday in the Colorado Springs area:      FESTIVALS Through Saturday: UNC/Greeley Jazz...

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Wednesday, April 25
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Wednesday, April 25

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Fri, Apr 20, 2018

Here's a look at what's going on Wednesday in the Colorado Springs area:      MUSIC      STAGE “The...

Captain Kirk beams down to UCCS 
Captain Kirk beams down to UCCS 

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Fri, Apr 20, 2018

On Wednesday the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs was host to William Shatner, best known for his classic role as Captain Kirk from the...

'As if': 40 comedies from the past 40 years that changed the way we talk
'As if': 40 comedies from the past 40 years that changed the way we talk

By: - 0 Fri, Apr 20, 2018

Some movies have a way of infiltrating our everyday conversations. "Clueless" influenced the way an entire generation of kids talked. In the mid-1990s,...

Avicii, EDM pioneer and DJ, found dead at 28
Avicii, EDM pioneer and DJ, found dead at 28

By: - 0 Fri, Apr 20, 2018

NEW YORK — The Swedish-born producer and DJ known as Avicii has been found dead in Oman. Publicist Diana Baron said in a statement that the...

New York-style pizza chain Anthony's to open its first Colorado Springs store
New York-style pizza chain Anthony's to open its first Colorado Springs store

By: Rich Laden - 0 Fri, Apr 20, 2018

More New York-style pizza is coming to Colorado Springs - this time by way of Denver. Anthony's Pizza & Pasta, whose 23 restaurants in greater...

Movie review: 'Super Troopers 2' is a sequel stuck in permanent adolescence
Movie review: 'Super Troopers 2' is a sequel stuck in permanent adolescence

By: - 0 Fri, Apr 20, 2018

Starring Jay Chandrasekhar, Kevin Hefferman, Steve Lemme, Brian Cox, Lynda Carter; directed by Jay Chandrasekhar; 100 minutes; R for crude sexual...

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Friday, April 20
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Friday, April 20

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Thu, Apr 19, 2018

Here's a look at what's going on Friday in the Colorado Springs area:      FESTIVALS Through Saturday: UNC/Greeley Jazz...

Prosecutor: Prince thought he was taking common painkiller
Prosecutor: Prince thought he was taking common painkiller

By: - 0 Thu, Apr 19, 2018

MINNEAPOLIS — Prince thought he was taking a common painkiller but instead ingested a counterfeit pill containing the dangerously powerful drug...

Weekend activities in and around Colorado Springs: Earth Day and Great American Cleanup, healthy kids, National Coin Week, women's auto basics
Weekend activities in and around Colorado Springs: Earth Day and Great American Cleanup, healthy kids, National Coin Week, women's auto basics

By: Linda Navarro - 0 Thu, Apr 19, 2018

THURSDAY "The Joke's on Us," and for funny guy Lewis Black, the joke's frequently Donald Trump. Catch Black's tour at 8 p.m., Pikes Peak Center,...

Colorado Springs area beer related events starting April 19, 2018

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Thu, Apr 19, 2018

Tastings, festivals and other beer-related events in and around Colorado Springs.

Stormy Daniels to perform at Denver strip club
Stormy Daniels to perform at Denver strip club

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 Thu, Apr 19, 2018

Stormy Daniels, the porn actress who shortly before the 2016 election was paid to stay silent about an alleged affair with Donald Trump, will perform...

Country singer Joe Nichols to play Colorado Springs' Whiskey Baron Dance Hall & Saloon
Country singer Joe Nichols to play Colorado Springs' Whiskey Baron Dance Hall & Saloon

By: Michelle Karas - 0 Thu, Apr 19, 2018

9 p.m. Saturday, Whiskey Baron Dance Hall & Saloon, 5781 N. Academy Blvd., SOLD OUT, thewhiskeybarondancehallandsaloon.com, 465-3806. Country...

New pavilion at Stanley Hotel in Estes Park offers growing entertainment lineup
New pavilion at Stanley Hotel in Estes Park offers growing entertainment lineup

By: Jen Mulson - 0 Thu, Apr 19, 2018

The Stanley Hotel - it's not only for ghost hunters. Now more than ever, Estes Park's majestic, historic and infamously haunted hotel, which inspired...

Colorado Springs movies for the week of April 19, 2018
Colorado Springs movies for the week of April 19, 2018

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Thu, Apr 19, 2018

Movies showing in and around Colorado Springs.

Geoffrey Rush delivers a winning, ferocious performance in 'Final Portrait'
Geoffrey Rush delivers a winning, ferocious performance in 'Final Portrait'

By: - 0 Thu, Apr 19, 2018

Starring Armie Hammer, Geoffrey Rush, Clemence Poesy, Tony Shalhoub, Sylvie Testud; directed by Stanley Tucci; 90 minutes; R for coarse language, some...

Colorado music, stage, art events and festivals starting April 19, 2018
Colorado music, stage, art events and festivals starting April 19, 2018

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Thu, Apr 19, 2018

Music, stage, art events and festivals around the state of Colorado.

Slow Food Nations comes to Larimer Square in Denver July 13 to 15
Slow Food Nations comes to Larimer Square in Denver July 13 to 15

By: Teresa Farney - 0 Thu, Apr 19, 2018

Slow Food Nations, a three-day culinary festival inspired by Italy's famed Terra Madre Salone del Gusto, takes place in Denver for the second year July...

Colorado Springs area stage events starting April 19, 2018

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Thu, Apr 19, 2018

Plays, comedy acts and other stage events in and around Colorado Springs.

Colorado Springs area music events starting April 19, 2018
Colorado Springs area music events starting April 19, 2018

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Thu, Apr 19, 2018

Concerts, gigs and other music events in and around Colorado Springs.

Beyond the Springs: Jazz and rugby
Beyond the Springs: Jazz and rugby

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Thu, Apr 19, 2018

The UNC/Greeley Jazz Festival is one of the largest event of its kind in the nation, with internationally recognized artists, jazz lovers, clinicians...

Colorado Springs area art events starting April 19, 2018
Colorado Springs area art events starting April 19, 2018

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Thu, Apr 19, 2018

Galleries, exhibits and other art events in and around Colorado Springs.

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Thursday, April 19
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Thursday, April 19

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Wed, Apr 18, 2018

Here's a look at what's going on Thursday in the Colorado Springs area:      MUSIC

“Westworld” Season 2 Preview: The puppet show is over
“Westworld” Season 2 Preview: The puppet show is over

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Wed, Apr 18, 2018

Cast: Evan Rachel Wood (Dolores), Thandie Newton (Maeve), Ed Harris (Man in Black), Jeffrey Wright (Bernard), James Marsden (Teddy), Tessa Thompson...

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