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Must See Must Do: The Peanuts, holiday concerts and plays and John Denver round out weekend options

Wed, Dec 7, 2016 - 6:54 PM 0

Come "Deck the Hall" with a special evening of family holiday music performed by the Colorado Springs Chorale and the Chamber Orchestra of the Springs at...

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Comedian Jim Gaffigan specializes in fatherhood, food, observational humor

Wed, Dec 7, 2016 - 9:47 PM 0

Jim Gaffigan, 8 p.m. Saturday, The Broadmoor World Arena, 3185 Venetucci Blvd., $39.75-$59.75; 520-7469, broadmoorworldarena.com,...

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Jay and Silent Bob returning to Colorado Springs
Jay and Silent Bob returning to Colorado Springs

By: Seth Boster - 0 41 min ago

7 p.m. Wednesday, SaGaJi Theatre, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center; tickets starting at $40 on csfinearts center.org Something else: "An Evening...

Birds, water inspire artist Karla Murray's Broadmoor Galleries show
Birds, water inspire artist Karla Murray's Broadmoor Galleries show

By: Michelle Karas - 0 53 min ago

Karla Murray was inspired to become an artist at the tender age of 8, when she was awarded a summer scholarship to the Bemis School of Art at the Fine...

Cornmeal brings Americana, roots music to Gold Room
Cornmeal brings Americana, roots music to Gold Room

By: Jen Mulson - 0 1 hr ago

Hanging out in Chicago blues clubs kickstarted an affair of sorts for upright bass player Chris Gangi. "That's where I developed a love of American...

Theater review: Strong leads, raucous songs make FACs 'Shrek' a fabulous escape
Theater review: Strong leads, raucous songs make FACs 'Shrek' a fabulous escape

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Despite all the obstacles that real life provides, we all seem to be looking for our personal piece of happily ever after. The Fine Arts Center...

Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain retools popular, classic music
Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain retools popular, classic music

By: Jen Mulson - 0 2 hr ago

7:30 p.m. Thursday, Macky Auditorium, University of Colorado, 1595 Pleasant St., Boulder, $40-$45; 1-303-492-8008, cupresents.org/events/ukulele-...

Pikes Picks - Dec. 8, 2016; Get your dance on at lunchtime at GOCA
Pikes Picks - Dec. 8, 2016; Get your dance on at lunchtime at GOCA

By: Stephanie Earls - 0 2 hr ago

Dance, dance resolution If this is your first Lunch Beat Manifesto, you must dance - but trust us, you won't have a problem toeing the line at this...

Colorado Springs area music events starting Dec. 8, 2016
Colorado Springs area music events starting Dec. 8, 2016

By: 0 Wed, Dec 7, 2016

MUSIC THURSDAY I See Stars - With Victory Heights, Falter Never Fail, 7 p.m., The Black Sheep Black Rose Acoustic Society Gospel Jam - 7 p.m.,...

Table Talk: Friends of James Beard Dinner honors late chef, raises money for scholarships
Table Talk: Friends of James Beard Dinner honors late chef, raises money for scholarships

By: Teresa Farney - 0 3 hr ago

For the fifth year, some of Colorado's top toques have come together to prepare a Friends of James Beard Dinner at Devil's Thumb Ranch Resort & Spa...

Colorado Springs area stage events starting Dec. 8, 2016
Colorado Springs area stage events starting Dec. 8, 2016

By: 0 Wed, Dec 7, 2016

STAGE OPENING Dance Performances - With CC students, opens 7:30 p.m. Thursday, 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Colorado College, Kathryn Mohrman...

Colorado music, stage, art events and festivals starting Dec. 8, 2016
Colorado music, stage, art events and festivals starting Dec. 8, 2016

By: - 0 Wed, Dec 7, 2016

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

Colorado Springs area beer related events starting Dec. 8, 2016
Colorado Springs area beer related events starting Dec. 8, 2016

By: - 0 Wed, Dec 7, 2016

BREW CALENDAR TuesdAYs Tuesday Night Karma Hour - One dollar per pint sold will be donated to a local charity, 5-9 p.m., Bristol Brewing Co.,...

Colorado Springs area art events starting Dec. 8, 2016
Colorado Springs area art events starting Dec. 8, 2016

By: 0 Wed, Dec 7, 2016

ARTS Opening Core Culture Walking Tour - Learn about art and the history of downtown, 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Wild Goose Meeting House,...

Dining Review: A tempting menu, great service at Till Kitchen
Dining Review: A tempting menu, great service at Till Kitchen

By: - 0 4 hr ago

Till Kitchen's single-page menu speaks volumes in its brevity, and trying to decide among the fewer than two dozen choices was difficult because...

TV Talk - ‘Snowpiercer’ film to get television adaptation
TV Talk - ‘Snowpiercer’ film to get television adaptation

By: Terry Terrones - 0 6 hr ago

TNT recently announced it has ordered a pilot for “Snowpiercer,” a futuristic, dystopian drama based on the film by Joon-ho Bong. “Snowpiercer” is set...

127 Colorado Springs-area holiday events
127 Colorado Springs-area holiday events

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An updated list of events being held during the holiday season around the Pikes Peak region.

Table Talk: Colorado Springs home to new The Cooks Marketplace culinary store
Table Talk: Colorado Springs home to new The Cooks Marketplace culinary store

By: Teresa Farney - 0 11 hr ago

Here's big news for cooking enthusiasts: The Cooks Marketplace opens 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday at 4697 Centennial Blvd. Jon-Michael Horst, president,...

You can't stop the beat with 'Hairspray Live!' telecast
You can't stop the beat with 'Hairspray Live!' telecast

By: - 0 Wed, Dec 7, 2016

In the steadily escalating battle of the TV musicals, NBC's "Hairspray Live!" is the most ambitious contender yet. It's got a deep bench of stars,...

Celebrity birthdays for Dec. 7, 2016
Celebrity birthdays for Dec. 7, 2016

By: - 0 Wed, Dec 7, 2016

Bluegrass singer Bobby Osborne of the Osborne Brothers is 85. Actress Ellen Burstyn is 84. Country singer Gary Morris is 68. Singer Tom Waits is 67....

TV Talk - New CBS reality series ‘Hunted’ has contestants trying to avoid capture
TV Talk - New CBS reality series ‘Hunted’ has contestants trying to avoid capture

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Yesterday

CBS recently announced their new reality series, “Hunted,” will premiere after the AFC Championship game on January 22, 2017. “Hunted” has a rather...

Comedian Chris Rock's first tour in nine years to include Colorado stop
Comedian Chris Rock's first tour in nine years to include Colorado stop

By: Jen Mulson - 0 Yesterday

For the first time in nine years, comedian Chris Rock is going on tour and one of his stops is Colorado. His "Total Blackout Tour 2017" drops by...

The Gazette's guide to the Colorado Springs area's top holiday light displays
The Gazette's guide to the Colorado Springs area's top holiday light displays

By: Stephanie Earls - 0 Yesterday

You might not be able to see Colorado Springs from space this holiday season, but the Pikes Peak region is alive and illuminated. And light-peepers can...

Tis the season: Top 10 favorite Christmas movies and specials
Tis the season: Top 10 favorite Christmas movies and specials

By: - 0 Yesterday

Remember the time the dogs ate the Christmas turkey and everyone had to go out for Chinese? How 'bout the line "You'll shoot your eye out"? If you're...

Cheyenne Mountain Zoo's Electric Safari begins this week
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo's Electric Safari begins this week

By: Chhun Sun - 0 Yesterday

The Cheyenne Mountain Zoo's Electric Safari returns Friday - a one-of-a-kind show featuring 85 light sculptures and 50 acres of lights and wild...

Grammy nominations: 9 for Beyonce, 8 each for Drake, Rihanna, Kanye
Grammy nominations: 9 for Beyonce, 8 each for Drake, Rihanna, Kanye

By: - 0 Yesterday

NEW YORK — The Grammy Awards are sipping all of Beyonce's lemonade. The pop star leads the 2017 Grammys with nine nominations, including bids for...

Commentary: Amy Schumer will be the most perfect (imperfect) Barbie ever
Commentary: Amy Schumer will be the most perfect (imperfect) Barbie ever

By: - 0 Tue, Dec 6, 2016

Attention, feminists. Before you write off 2016 as a net loss for contemporary feminism, know this: Amy Schumer is in talks to play Barbie in a...

Celebrity birthdays for Dec. 6, 2016
Celebrity birthdays for Dec. 6, 2016

By: - 0 Tue, Dec 6, 2016

Country singer Helen Cornelius is 75. Singer Frank Beverly of Maze is 70. Actress JoBeth Williams is 68. Actor Tom Hulce is 63. Actor Kin Shriner is...

Why the ‘Last Tango in Paris’ rape scene is generating such an outcry now
Why the ‘Last Tango in Paris’ rape scene is generating such an outcry now

By: - 0 Mon, Dec 5, 2016

Nearly a decade ago, Maria Schneider revealed the unsettling details surrounding an infamous rape scene in the 1972 drama “Last Tango in Paris,” in...

Video Game Haiku Review - Battle the undead in 'Dead Rising 4'
Video Game Haiku Review - Battle the undead in 'Dead Rising 4'

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Mon, Dec 5, 2016

Title: Dead Rising 4 Format: PC, Xbox One Price: $59.99 Developer: Capcom Vancouver Publisher: Microsoft Studios  ESRB Rating: M (Mature,...

Guns N' Roses, Justin Bieber announce 2017 Colorado concerts
Guns N' Roses, Justin Bieber announce 2017 Colorado concerts

By: - 0 Mon, Dec 5, 2016

Two big concerts are coming to Denver in 2017. Guns N’ Roses, the ’80s rockers, have announced a slew of new shows in their Not In This...

Jimmy Kimmel to host Academy Awards
Jimmy Kimmel to host Academy Awards

By: - 0 Mon, Dec 5, 2016

The Oscars finally have a host: Jimmy Kimmel will emcee the 89th Academy Awards. The late-night host will be presiding over the ceremony for the...

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