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Jen Mulson

Entertainment Reporter

  • 'Serial' podcast unprecedented success

    Published: Thu, Dec 18, 2014

    Adnan did it. Or did he? Was it Jay? Who killed Hae Min Lee? And will we ever know for sure? Those are the questions "Serial" listeners have struggled with since October, with the debut of the weekly podcast from the creators of public radio's "This American Life." The last episode...

  • Blog: 'Mary Poppins' extended one week

    Published: Tue, Dec 16, 2014

    "Mary Poppins" strikes again. The popular holiday show at the Fine Arts Center has been extended through Jan. 11. Additional shows include: 7:30 p.m. Thursday-Saturday (Jan. 8-10) and 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday (Jan. 10-11). Tickets: 634-5583, csfineartscenter.

  • Blog: Fine Arts Center breaks its own record with 'Mary Poppins'

    Updated: Mon, Dec 15, 2014

    Clearly, people love a magical nanny. They most likely leave "Mary Poppins," the Fine Arts Center's current production, carefully wording a Craigslist ad for the perfect au pair. According to a press release sent by the Fine Arts Center, this holiday show has broken the theater's...

  • Whodunnit: Murder mystery dinner theater a popular local choice in entertainment

    Updated: Mon, Dec 15, 2014

    Detectives. Dead bodies that rise and hand clues to cops. Lying witnesses. And dinner. Don't forget dinner. Most Saturday nights you can find a throng of people champing at the bit for a taste of the mystery life, alongside a four-course dinner. They gather in an Antlers Hilton...

  • Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum debuts festive new look - set to music

    Updated: Sat, Dec 13, 2014

    The Pioneers Museum is now dolled up for the holidays. Starting Friday, a 3-minute animated light and orchestral music show projects festive scenes onto the front, west-facing side of the historic downtown building. The nightly shows run every 15 minutes from 5:30-9 p.m. through Dec....

  • Four hundred Colorado dancers raise money for cancer

    Published: Sat, Dec 13, 2014

    Four-hundred dancers. Fifteen choreographers. Five dance celebrities. Danceworks of Colorado Springs will bring them all together for "The Project," a one-time Sunday performance to raise money for Circle of Hope Dancers Foundation, a national organization that provides financial...

  • Blog: Celebrate winter solstice with yoga

    Updated: Fri, Dec 12, 2014

    The shortest day of the year is fast approaching. December 21 is the winter solstice, a day I long for as soon as that silly time change took us back an hour in early November. It means we start to get one extra minute of precious daylight every day until we spring forward again in...

  • Crumpet the Elf bares all in 'The SantaLand Diaries' at Millibo Art Theatre

    Updated: Fri, Dec 12, 2014

    Crumpet the Elf is about to get real on the holidays. For those unfamiliar, he's the star of "The SantaLand Diaries," stemming from an essay by humorist and writer David Sedaris. The 90-minute, one-man show is based on the one holiday season Sedaris spent working as a Christmas elf...

  • Local A&E news

    Published: Fri, Dec 12, 2014

    LOCAL AUTHOR'S NOVEL OPTIONED FOR FILM Darby Karchut's debut novel, "Griffin Rising," was recently optioned for film by Hollywood producer Carmella Casinelli and actor/producer Geoff Stults. The young adult fantasy is set in modern-day Colorado Springs and features a master and...

  • Holiday season complete with 'Deck the Hall' at Pikes Peak Center

    Updated: Thu, Dec 11, 2014

    It's not Christmas until all 130 of the Colorado Springs Chorale auditioned singers, plus special guests the Colorado Springs Youth Symphony Brass Ensemble and two accompanists, perform during the traditional "Deck the Hall" event. "It's become a staple for some segments of the...