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Jen Mulson

Entertainment Reporter

  • Costumes the belle of the ball in 'Beauty and the Beast' at Pikes Peak Center

    Updated: Thu, Oct 9, 2014

    7 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday, Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave., $37.50-$60; ticketswest, 520-7469. Eighty wigs, 580 costume pieces, two costume supervisors and one wig supervisor. Those are the numbers behind a touring production of the musical "Beauty and the Beast," based...

  • Blog: Good-looking art coming your way

    Updated: Thu, Oct 9, 2014

    Three duo-artist exhibits are coming up later this month, and I think you should visit all three in the next couple of months. Feed your soul something nutritious. I promise - these exhibits will do just that. Sushe and Tracy Felix Next Saturday, a new exhibit by the Felixes opens...

  • Springs Ensemble Theatre's 'Rattlesnakes' poses questions about infidelity

    Updated: Wed, Oct 8, 2014

    By Springs Ensemble Theatre, opens Thursday, 7:30 p.m. Thursdays-
Saturdays, 4 p.m. Oct. 19 and 26, runs through Oct. 26, Springs Ensemble Theatre, 1903 E. Cache La Poudre St., $15, $10 student rush tickets available five minutes before the show with valid ID and cash or check;...

  • Business leaders honored for supporting local arts

    Updated: Tue, Oct 7, 2014

    Business leaders were recognized Tuesday for their support of the arts community at the seventh annual Business and Arts Lunch. The event honored Poor Richard's Complex in the category of creative workspace and Nechie Hall as business leader in the arts. Sam and Kathy Guadagnoli...

  • This 'Dracula' set to scare at Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center

    Updated: Mon, Oct 6, 2014

    By Fine Arts Center, opens Thursday, 7:30 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays except 5 p.m. Oct. 25, 2 p.m. Sundays, runs through Nov. 2, Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St., $20-$42, $15 student rush tickets one hour before each show; 634-5583, Something else: Give blood to...

  • Blog: Unsure about this yoga mat

    Updated: Fri, Oct 3, 2014

    I don't believe in a perfect yoga pose. I think each asana (posture) can change dramatically from one day to the next. Your body is never the same, so why should your yoga practice be? That's why the new SmartMat got my hackles up. It's a mat that "detects and adjusts your yoga...

  • Cheyenne Mountain High School graduate in 'Gone Girl'

    Updated: Fri, Oct 3, 2014

    Lisa Banes is a local girl gone Hollywood. The 1973 Cheyenne Mountain High School graduate stars in "Gone Girl," the thriller based on the 2012 novel by Gillian Flynn that opens Friday in theaters. Banes plays the distraught, angry mother of a woman who disappears. Ben Affleck...

  • John Gray's classic relationship advice given comic spin in 'Men are From Mars, Women are From Venus LIVE'

    Updated: Thu, Oct 2, 2014

    It was the love advice heard around the world. Relationship counselor John Gray's best-selling 1992 book, "Men are From Mars, Women are From Venus," sold more than 15 million copies and was translated into more than 90 languages. It was only a matter of time before a version made...

  • Blog: Artini success! Get out, get involved in the arts

    Updated: Thu, Oct 2, 2014

    Lovers of the arts came out in droves last night to celebrate the kick-off of Arts Month. The Mansion and The Mezzanine (inside The Mansion) hosted the Cultural Office of the Pikes Peak Region's Artini event. There were aerialists dangling from the sky, a flame thrower, Idris Goodwin...

  • Flu season unpredictable, vaccine can help

    Updated: Wed, Oct 1, 2014

    The cooling weather and shorter days bring us indoors and closer together - the perfect mix for a flu invasion. The flu, a contagious respiratory illness, typically starts making its appearance around October and can last well into May, said Melissa Voutsalath, a family medicine...