Jen Mulson

Entertainment Reporter

  • Blog: Call for artists for 'Art on the Streets'

    Published: Tue, Jan 13, 2015

    Not to put any pressure on you, but if you haven't perused the fine "Art on the Streets" creations that went up downtown last summer, get crack-a-lackin'. They'll only be up through May, and then a new round of sculptures will go up. A call for entries for the 17th annual "Art on the...

  • Blog: Meditation and music at Fine Arts Center

    Updated: Tue, Jan 13, 2015

    I attended a Meditation and Music session at the Fine Arts Center on Sunday along with about 50 other people. First let me say the location was perfect. We all sat in front of this huge, circular light installation that kept changing colors. It was mesmerizing. I could have just sat...

  • Comedian Ralphie May performs at Fine Arts Center

    Updated: Mon, Jan 12, 2015

    7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St., $40, $36 FAC members, $50 VIP includes priority seating, special lanyard and a first-in-line spot for the post-show meet and greet; 634-5583, There's only one topic comedian Ralphie May shies away from - his...

  • Voting is open for Best of the Springs

    Updated: Sun, Jan 11, 2015

    The 21st annual Best of the Springs is firing on all cylinders. We can't do it without you, though. Voting is now open; head to, through Feb. 15, to vote for the city's best in more than 250 categories. We made one slight change this year - instead of appearing...

  • Blog: Idris Goodwin and Jane Rigler in free performance

    Updated: Fri, Jan 9, 2015

    Hop on downtown for a free performance by spoken word artist Idris Goodwin and flutist Jane Rigler. They'll each perform in response to the current exhbit, "A Body in Fukushima,” photos and video by Eiko Otake and William Johnston. Check out The Gazette story on the exhibit here....

  • Local jazz lovers celebrate Pikes Peak Jazz and Swing Society's 30th birthday

    Updated: Fri, Jan 9, 2015

    Thirty years ago, almost three dozen people came together to preserve, support and foster the jazz music they loved so much. That group became the Pikes Peak Jazz and Swing Society. "I grew up in the big band era, when we had big bands coming around on circuits," remembers Maureen...

  • 'Red Threads' exhibit raises money for Never Alone Foundation

    Updated: Fri, Jan 9, 2015

    Works by Gabriella Christians, Lori DiPasquale, Catherine Giglio, Summer Kircher, Jenny Kruckeberg, Wendy Reis and Jeanne Steiner, to benefit The Never Alone Foundation, opening reception 5:30-9:30 p.m. Saturday, off the wall reception 5:30-9:30 p.m. March 28, Soirée Events &...

  • Voting is open for Best of the Springs

    Published: Fri, Jan 9, 2015

BEST OF THE SPRINGS Voting is open for the 21st annual Best of the Springs. Go online to through Feb. 15 and vote from the list of nominations. If you don't see your favorites listed, write them in. If you vote in at least 10 categories, and leave...

  • Blog: Caffeine free and blue

    Updated: Wed, Jan 7, 2015

    Wow, caffeine really is a drug. Who knew? A cup of hot coffee seems so innocent, but really it's a cheap, legal high. And it's a tough one to kick. I'm in the middle of caffeine withdrawal as I (barely) type this. My brain is lethargic, and achy. I have the headaches that often come...

  • Blog: Special screening of 'Awake: The Life of Yogananda'

    Updated: Tue, Jan 6, 2015

    The book, "Autobiography of a Yogi," is probably on the suggested reading list of yoga teacher trainings across the country. Its author, Paramahansa Yogananda, was a Hindu guru, mystic and yogi who traveled to America in 1920. he wrote his popular auto-biography as a way to share his...