Jen Mulson

Entertainment Reporter

  • Fruitcakes to fly in skies of Manitou Springs once again

    Updated: Fri, Jan 23, 2015

    Dust off the fruitcakes and head to Manitou Springs. One of the town's most beloved events, the Great Fruitcake Toss, is back after being canceled in 2014. The reinvented competition will take place Jan. 31 in Memorial Park. "I feel like it's one of those things that makes Manitou so...

  • Blog: Root, new yoga studio opens

    Updated: Thu, Jan 22, 2015

    I love that Colorado Springs has so much yoga to offer. And I especially love one of the newest studios to swing open its doors -- Root: Center for Yoga and Sacred Studies is fresh and fancy, and actually a revamp of an old studio, West Side Yoga Studio. Jessica Patterson is the...

  • Blog: Colorado College course on 'Mean Girls' grabs limelight

    Updated: Wed, Jan 21, 2015

    Mean girls have always been around, and will always be around. The question is why? That’s the heart of “Queen Bees, WannaBees and Mean Girls,” a recent two-week course at Colorado College that’s receiving quite a bit of attention. Lisa Hughes, professor of comparative literature,...

  • Live Well: Tips to beat the winter doldrums

    Updated: Tue, Jan 20, 2015

    Anyone else have a bad case of the winter doldrums? I don't have to tell you that this time of year can be challenging. It's a struggle for me - daylight saving time (March 8, people!) can't come soon enough. I went in search of some help for my self-diagnosed seasonal affective...

  • Blog: Desiree Rumbaugh in Pueblo

    Updated: Tue, Jan 20, 2015

    Popular yoga teacher Desiree Rumbaugh will once again present several workshops in Pueblo. The weekend is titled "Evolving a Sustainable Yoga Practice," and includes lots of asana, including forward and backward bends, breath work and meditation. I've always heard good things about...

  • Blog: ChitChat is back at GOCA121

    Updated: Tue, Jan 20, 2015

    Need a boost of creativity and mind expansion on a random Tuesday night this winter? Head downtown to GOCA121 for ChitChat, a five-part series that smashes together two seemingly eclectic ideas that always seem to generate common threads by the end of the night. Each night features...

  • Suburban unrest in 'Detroit' at TheatreWorks

    Updated: Tue, Jan 20, 2015

    Welcome to suburbia - the setting of "Detroit," a Pulitzer Prize-nominated play by Lisa D'Amour. In this anywhere setting, two very different married couples live next door to each other in an average neighborhood. And though they struggle to feel normal, they each feel the ground...

  • Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble hopes to inspire activism

    Updated: Mon, Jan 19, 2015

    7 p.m. Monday, reception to follow performance, Armstrong Theatre, 
14 E. Cache La Poudre St., Colorado College, free; 389-6607, colorado More than 50 years ago, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the Civil Rights Act of 1964 into law. Cleo Parker Robinson...

  • Protesters outside Bill Cosby's first Colorado weekend show; laughter inside

    Updated: Sat, Jan 17, 2015

    More than a dozen protesters gathered on Friday night outside Pueblo's Memorial Hall to protest Bill Cosby's performance. Pueblo resident Rae Carnevale, 29, organized and invited the group through Facebook, she said. She started an event page called, "Rape is Not Funny," after Cosby...

  • Garth Brooks adds more Pepsi Center dates in Denver

    Updated: Fri, Jan 16, 2015

    UPDATE Garth Brooks, originally scheduled to perform at Pepsi Center on March 20-21, now has nine shows in Denver. Yes, that's nine shows. Brooks expanded the tour stop in response to high ticket demand, according to the Altitude Tickets website and The Denver Post. Tickets...