Jen Mulson

Entertainment Reporter

  • 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...

  • St. Patrick's Day parade in Colorado Springs and other festivities pile up

    Updated: Sat, Mar 14, 2015

    To some, St. Patrick's Day and its concurrent parade might only mean green beer, avoiding the pinch or wearing a "Kiss me, I'm Irish" T-shirt, but there's more to it than that. Historically, the parade was more of a religious celebration than anything else, says John O'Donnell, whose...

  • MeadowGrass lineup set for three days of music near Colorado Springs

    Published: Fri, Mar 13, 2015

    MEADOWGRASS MUSIC FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES LINEUP The lineup for this year's MeadowGrass Music Festival was recently announced. The festival is May 22-24 at La Foret Conference and Retreat Center in Black Forest. Tickets are on sale now:...

  • Blog: Tantric bass player recording out of Sunshine Studios Live

    Updated: Fri, Mar 13, 2015

    There’s a new guy making music at Sunshine Studios Live. His name is Scott Wilson, and he’s the bass player for Tantric, a nationally-known rock band. He recently moved to town from Kentucky, and will do some recording out of the studio when he’s not out on tour. Heads up:...