Jen Mulson

Entertainment Reporter

  • 'Duruflé's Requiem' joins together generations of singers

    Published: Thu, Apr 9, 2015

    3 p.m. Sunday, First Presbyterian Church, 219 E. Bijou St., $5-$10; 633-3562, Singers of all ages will once again join in a collaborative performance to present a musical masterpiece. More than 150 singers will perform Maurice Duruflé's "Duruflé's Requiem" at...

  • Blog: Artists selected for downtown beautification program

    Updated: Wed, Apr 8, 2015

    Keep your eyes peeled for artistic traffic signal cabinets downtown.   Twelve local artists were recently selected, thorough a juried process, to participate in "Intersection." The downtown beautification program allows each artist to create a work to be reproduced on the...

  • Grammy award-winner Rod Stewart coming to Broadmoor World Arena

    Updated: Wed, Apr 8, 2015

    Summer’s musical lineup is looking up.  The legendary singer songwriter Rod Stewart will perform in July at The Broadmoor World Arena. Tickets go on sale Friday. He’s the Grammy award-winner behind the hit singles, “Have I Told You Lately,” “Maggie Mae,” “Forever Young” and...

  • Blog: Santa Fe Opera in town

    Published: Mon, Apr 6, 2015

    Here's an April treat for you. The Santa Fe Opera's spring tour will alight at The Mezzanine on Wednesday. Soprano Abigail Mitchell and baritone Shea Owens will present the original work "Written in the Stars.

  • First escape room opens in Colorado Springs

    Updated: Mon, Apr 6, 2015

    Fans of puzzle rooms no longer have to drive to Denver to get their fix. Escape the Place, Colorado Springs' first such room, opened last week and owners CJ Thomsen, Brittney Thomsen and Aston Teague are offering half-price tickets through Saturday. Puzzle rooms, also called escape...

  • Colorado Springs deck designer featured on new DIY Network series

    Updated: Sat, Apr 4, 2015

    Imagine this: After a long day on the job, you return home to build a fire, cook a meal and dine on the deck. In the middle of winter. Sound impossible? Not if your deck designer is Garth Hystad, the founder and president of Colorado Custom Decks and Mosaic Outdoor Living and...

  • Blog: First puzzle room opens in Colorado Springs

    Updated: Fri, Apr 3, 2015

    Isn't it nice when something you asked for finally arrives? The first puzzle room in Colorado Springs opened Thursday. It's called Escape the Place, and owned by husband and wife CJ and Brittney Thomsen and Aston Teague. I wrote a story last month about the proliferation of these...

  • After a local run, Pine Creek Theatre takes 'Xanadu' to festival

    Updated: Fri, Apr 3, 2015

    "By Pine Creek Theatre, 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and Thursday-April 10, Pine Creek High School, 10750 Thunder Mountain Ave., $8-$13, $6 ages 11 and younger; 234-8477, The one-two punch of roller skates and Electric Light Orchestra has scored big for Pine Creek...

  • Blog: TheatreWorks announces 2015/2016 season

    Published: Fri, Apr 3, 2015

    TheatreWorks recently announced both its theater season and "Prologue" season. Some big names are coming to talk about the craft: Theater July 30-Aug. 22: "A Midsummer Night's Dream," by William Shakespeare Sept. 10-27: "Private Lives," by Noel Coward Oct. 22-Nov. 8: "Ghosts,"...

  • Big Cool Science Festival entertains kids of all ages

    Updated: Fri, Apr 3, 2015

    10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Barnes Science Center, Palmer Hall and Olin Hall of Science, 1040 N. Nevada Ave., Colorado College, free;, Stop and have a marshmallow at the Palmer High School Chemistry Club's table at the Big Cool Science Festival....

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