Jen Mulson

Entertainment Reporter

  • Colorado Springs tai chi instructor's trip to China will make history

    Updated: Tue, Mar 24, 2015

    On a bright, sunny Tuesday morning, almost two dozen people gathered in the serene, plant-filled space of the Tai Chi Association of Colorado Springs. Comfortably dressed, the equal mix of women and men murmured to each other as they waited for instructor and school founder Michael...

  • Blog: Stay a little skeptical on the mat

    Updated: Mon, Mar 23, 2015

    The title of this post sounds so negative. But I only mean to keep you safe, happy and healthy. I went to another new class with a new teacher this weekend. And while I enjoyed it, I didn't feel altogether safe with the sequencing of postures she offered.  This means that she...

  • 'The Thorn' set to open at New Life Church in Colorado Springs

    Updated: Sun, Mar 22, 2015

    What began as a skit for high school kids in 1997 has grown into a nationally known and sought-after touring production. About 17,000 to 18,000 people attend the local annual performances of "The Thorn," a show often described as "The Passion of the Christ" meets "Cirque du Soleil."...

  • Blog: Local students perform with the Colorado Springs Philharmonic

    Updated: Fri, Mar 20, 2015

    Some local student will perform alongside the Colorado Springs Philharmonic with the help of Carnegie Hall. It's part of a collaboration between the orchestra and Carnegie's Weill Music Institute. The culmination of the year-long adventure is "Link Up: The Orchestra Moves," a spring...

  • Blog: John Hammond cancels at Pikes Peak Center, show goes on

    Updated: Thu, Mar 19, 2015

    The Pikes Peak Center just announced that John Hammond will be unable to perform Saturday, March 21, due to a serious family illness. However, Charlie Musselwhite will still perform. He'll do a solo set at 8 p.m., followed by a full set with his band. Refund requests will be taken...

  • Former worship leader Matt Maher on third tour of Broadmoor World Arena's Rock and Worship Roadshow

    Updated: Thu, Mar 19, 2015

    As soon as Matt Maher starts to sing his contemporary worship songs on stage, he sees a familiar expression on fans' faces. It's the "Oh, I didn't know he was the guy who wrote that song moment," he says from the road, where he's touring for the third time with The Rock & Worship...

  • Costumed attendees the real stars of Colorado Cosmic Con in Colorado Springs

    Updated: Thu, Mar 19, 2015

    What do the Butcher Babies, World Wrestling Entertainment's Shelly Martinez and comic book artist Tom Rasch have in common? They're all special guests at the second Colorado Cosmic Con this weekend at the Hotel Eleganté Conference and Event Center. It runs Friday through Sunday....

  • Blog: 'Impractical Jokers' visited Garden of the Gods

    Updated: Wed, Mar 18, 2015

    If you were walking around Garden of the Gods last year, you might have gotten pranked by the guys from "Impractical Jokers," a truTV show. The four guys went on a cross-country bus tour, and made stops in some of their favorite locations for the upcoming hour-long special,...

  • Blog: If something's easy, is it less valuable?

    Updated: Mon, Mar 16, 2015

    After I taught class on Saturday morning, another instructor stopped by on her way out to thank me for class. I asked her, "Was it hard enough?" Bam. That simple statement sparked some thoughts in me.  Why do I believe yoga has to be hard to be valuable? I think this might...

  • Blog: Local sixth grader nabs role in touring 'Camelot'

    Updated: Mon, Mar 16, 2015

    A local sixth grader is about to add a new show to his acting resume. Cullen McGee is a sixth grader from Discovery Canyon Campus, and he's set to star as Tom of Warwich in this week's touring production of "Camelot" at the Pikes Peak Center. The show is 7:30 p.m. Tuesday and...