Save this content for laterSave this content on your device for later, even while offline Sign in with FacebookSign in with your Facebook account Close

Arts & Entertainment | Colorado Springs Gazette, News

Arts and Entertainment

11 ways to weekend fun: Holiday tree lightings, Diwali, Dead Horses and Silent Disco

Fri, Nov 17, 2017 - 12:35 PM 0

A look at some of our favorite weekend events around Colorado Springs, the Pikes Peak region and the rest of Colorado. An ambitious high school theater...

News: Local News

Winter lights celebration kicks off holiday season at Seven Falls

Sat, Nov 18, 2017 - 12:16 PM 0

It's the time of year when festive lights brighten the chilly dark, on streetlights, houses and businesses. If you make the short trip up South Cheyenne...

Arts and Entertainment

Teen idol David Cassidy remains in Florida hospital with organ failure
Teen idol David Cassidy remains in Florida hospital with organ failure

By: - 0 1 hr ago

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Television and music star David Cassidy remains in a Florida hospital where he is dealing with multiple organ failure....

What to watch on TV for the week of November 19 - November 25: Parades, football and Christmas comes early
What to watch on TV for the week of November 19 - November 25: Parades, football and Christmas comes early

By: Terry Terrones - 0 1 hr ago

Sunday  “2017 American Music Awards” (7 p.m., ABC) - The 45th annual gala features performances by Pink, Kelly Clarkson, Demi Lovato, and...

Old World Christmas village awaits at Denver Christkindl Market
Old World Christmas village awaits at Denver Christkindl Market

By: Michelle Karas - 0 15 hr ago

Friday through Dec. 23, 1601 Arapahoe St., Denver, free admission, 303-837-1146, DenverChristkindlMarket.com Denver Christkindl Market has been a...

AC/DC founding member Malcolm Young dies at 64
AC/DC founding member Malcolm Young dies at 64

By: - 0 17 hr ago

NEW YORK — Malcolm Young, the rhythm guitarist and guiding force behind the bawdy hard rock band AC/DC who helped create such head-banging anthems as...

192 Colorado Springs-area holiday events
192 Colorado Springs-area holiday events

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Fri, Nov 17, 2017

Here is The Gazette's 2017 Holiday Fun Guide and a look at the numerous holiday events planned in Colorado Springs, the Pikes Peak region and...

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Monday, November 20
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Monday, November 20

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Fri, Nov 17, 2017

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

Pikes Picks: Soulful show on tap at Ivywild; plus, a romance novel that will sweep you away
Pikes Picks: Soulful show on tap at Ivywild; plus, a romance novel that will sweep you away

By: Jen Mulson - 0 Fri, Nov 17, 2017

I've been rooting for Dead Horses ever since I watched an opener for Mandolin Orange, which along with Trampled by Turtles and Elephant Revival have...

16 Colorado Springs area craft fairs
16 Colorado Springs area craft fairs

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Fri, Nov 17, 2017

THURSDAY AND FRIDAY The Salvation Army Woman's Auxiliary Home and Gift Bazaar - 8 a.m.-3 p.m., with chicken dinner, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., The Salvation...

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Saturday, Nov. 18
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Saturday, Nov. 18

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Fri, Nov 17, 2017

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

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Sunday, November 19
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Sunday, November 19

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Fri, Nov 17, 2017

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

Los Angeles comedian Tony Baker visits the Gazette's Take 10 Facebook Live
Los Angeles comedian Tony Baker visits the Gazette's Take 10 Facebook Live

By: Eric Singer - 0 Fri, Nov 17, 2017

The laughs will be coming in hard and fast for Tony Baker, featured performer on our Take 10 program on Friday, Nov. 17, on the Gazette News Facebook...

Bollywood show celebrates Diwali in Colorado Springs
Bollywood show celebrates Diwali in Colorado Springs

By: Jen Mulson - 0 Fri, Nov 17, 2017

The timing was right for love. This year's Diwali show, "Pyaar ... Expressions of Love," is themed around the much-sought-after emotion. "Love for...

TV review: 'The Punisher' failed at the box office, but Netflix gets it right
TV review: 'The Punisher' failed at the box office, but Netflix gets it right

By: - 0 Fri, Nov 17, 2017

Few Marvel characters have existed in the same live-action developmental purgatory that the Punisher has. The character has not one but three movies...

Movie review: 'Human Flow' looks straight at the global refugee crisis and doesn't blink
Movie review: 'Human Flow' looks straight at the global refugee crisis and doesn't blink

By: - 0 Fri, Nov 17, 2017

Directed by Ai Weiwei; 145 minutes; PG-13 for disturbing images and themes. Chinese contemporary artist Ai Weiwei never has limited himself to one...

Movie review: Yes, 'Wonder' is the cry-fest you expect, but it's also complex, funny and probing
Movie review: Yes, 'Wonder' is the cry-fest you expect, but it's also complex, funny and probing

By: - 0 Fri, Nov 17, 2017

Starring Jacob Tremblay, Julia Roberts, Owen Wilson, Izabela Vidovic, Mandy Patinkin; directed by Stephen Chbosky; 113 minutes; PG for mild language,...

Movie review: Mixing profound and silly, Nativity-themed animation 'The Star' is hit-and-miss affair
Movie review: Mixing profound and silly, Nativity-themed animation 'The Star' is hit-and-miss affair

By: - 0 Fri, Nov 17, 2017

An animated fable about the first Christmas, "The Star," reimagines the Nativity from the perspective of an animal - actually, a menagerie of comical...

Who is Leeann Tweeden? Al Franken accuser worked at Colorado Springs Hooters
Who is Leeann Tweeden? Al Franken accuser worked at Colorado Springs Hooters

By: - 0 Fri, Nov 17, 2017

Broadcaster and model Leeann Tweeden said Thursday that Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., "forcibly kissed" her and groped her during a USO tour in 2006....

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Friday, Nov. 17
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Friday, Nov. 17

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Fri, Nov 17, 2017

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

Taylor Swift avoided and mocked the media with 'Reputation' - and it worked
Taylor Swift avoided and mocked the media with 'Reputation' - and it worked

By: - 0 Fri, Nov 17, 2017

From the moment Taylor Swift announced her sixth album, "Reputation," you could tell she had some thoughts about the media. The album cover pictures...

George Saunders, Junot Díaz featured in new Colorado Springs lecture series
George Saunders, Junot Díaz featured in new Colorado Springs lecture series

By: Jen Mulson - 0 Fri, Nov 17, 2017

What started as an audacious literary pipe dream has become reality. After driving to Little Rock, Ark., this year to hear Pulitzer Prize-winning...

Colorado Springs area music events starting Nov. 16, 2017

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Thu, Nov 16, 2017

MUSIC THURSDAY Alan Joseph - 6 p.m., Tap Traders Cari Dell - 6 p.m., Country Lodge Craig Walter - 6 p.m., Patty Jewett Bar and Grill The...

Colorado Springs attorneys file lawsuit against Disney over 'Pirates of the Caribbean' screenplay
Colorado Springs attorneys file lawsuit against Disney over 'Pirates of the Caribbean' screenplay

By: - 0 Thu, Nov 16, 2017

Screenwriters who claim they presented a screenplay to The Walt Disney Company called “Pirates of the Caribbean” in 1999 are suing Disney Enterprises...

Famed London theater received 20 allegations against Spacey
Famed London theater received 20 allegations against Spacey

By: - 0 Thu, Nov 16, 2017

LONDON — London's Old Vic theater said Thursday it has received 20 allegations of actions that spanned "a range of inappropriate behavior" against...

Popular Italian restaurant returns to Palmer Lake
Popular Italian restaurant returns to Palmer Lake

By: Teresa Farney - 0 Thu, Nov 16, 2017

Welcome back to The Villa. The more things change, the more they stay the same. The Villa Palmer Lake, at 75 S. Colorado 105 in Palmer Lake, closed...

Dog the Bounty Hunter’s wife Beth on cancer battle: ‘They gave me 50/50 chances’
Dog the Bounty Hunter’s wife Beth on cancer battle: ‘They gave me 50/50 chances’

By: - 0 Thu, Nov 16, 2017

Duane “Dog the Bounty Hunter” Chapman’s wife, Beth Chapman, is opening up about her cancer battle in the first trailer for the couple’s A&E...

Colorado Springs area stage events starting Nov. 16, 2017

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Thu, Nov 16, 2017

STAGE OPENING "The Accidental Death of an Anarchist" - Opens 7:30 p.m. Thursday, 7:30 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays, through Nov. 26, The...

Colorado Springs area art events starting Nov. 16, 2017

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Thu, Nov 16, 2017

ARTS OPENING Colorado Springs Art Guild Members Exhibition - Opens 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Thursday, Gold Hill Mesa Community Center, 142 S. Raven Mine Drive,...

'Nutcracker in a Nutshell' and dark brews tasting highlight events beyond the Springs this weekend
'Nutcracker in a Nutshell' and dark brews tasting highlight events beyond the Springs this weekend

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Thu, Nov 16, 2017

Children's Nutcracker Children of all ages can join Clara on her journey to the Kingdom of Sweets in this condensed and narrated version of the...

Colorado music, stage, art events and festivals starting Nov. 16, 2017

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Thu, Nov 16, 2017

OUT OF TOWN AT: altitudetickets.com (formerly tickethorse.com) AX: axs.com BT: bouldertheater.com FT:...

Leonardo da Vinci's Christ painting sells for record $450M 
Leonardo da Vinci's Christ painting sells for record $450M 

By: - 0 Wed, Nov 15, 2017

NEW YORK — A painting of Christ by the Renaissance master Leonardo da Vinci sold for a record $450 million (380 million euros) at auction on Wednesday,...

2017 holiday video game buyer's guide
2017 holiday video game buyer's guide

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Wed, Nov 15, 2017

How do you buy the child or adult video game aficionado in your life something great without giving away the surprise? Let The Gazette’s gaming gift...

Red Rocks implements new ticketing, seating procedures
Red Rocks implements new ticketing, seating procedures

By: - 0 Wed, Nov 15, 2017

DENVER — Red Rocks Amphitheatre will implement new ticketing and seating procedures starting with the 2018 concert season, Denver ARts and Venues...

Dining review: Tap Traders known for beer, but food easily bests usual pub fare
Dining review: Tap Traders known for beer, but food easily bests usual pub fare

By: Robin Intemann - 0 Wed, Nov 15, 2017

As if the building that once housed a film studio and airplane hangar wasn't storied enough, the current occupant has a new tale to tell. Tap...

Ice skating returns to downtown Colorado Springs for holiday season
Ice skating returns to downtown Colorado Springs for holiday season

By: Jen Mulson - 0 Wed, Nov 15, 2017

Eat your heart out, Katarina Witt. Things are about to get lively downtown with the opening of Colorado Springs' only outdoor ice skating rink. Skate...

WATCH: New business in Colorado Springs provides a fresh approach to traditional music lessons

Mon, Oct 2, 2017 - 10:36 AM 0

Music & Arts works with the community to ensure people of all ages and backgrounds get their musical needs met. From lessons to rentals to...

Entertainment videos:

Most Read