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Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Sunday, April 15

April 14, 2018 Updated: April 15, 2018 at 9:05 am
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Puerto Rican singer Luis Fonsi performs during the 2018 Echo Music Awards ceremony Thursday, April 12, 2018 in Berlin. (Axel Schmidt/pool photo via AP)

Here's a look at what's going on Sunday in the Colorado Springs area:

    

BREW

Food, Wine and Beer Expo — Noon, Broadmoor World Arena, 3185 Venetucci Blvd. Go online for ticket prices: broadmoorworldarena.com.

     

MUSIC

Timeflies — 8 p.m., Gothic Theatre, Englewood, $22.95; AX.

Eric Schaefer — 8 a.m., The Perk Downtown
Veronika String Quartet — 2 p.m., Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College
Jim Bosse and David Volk — 2 p.m., Christ Episcopal Church, Cañon City
“X-VOX Generations Joined In Song - Sunrise Mass” — Chamber Singers of the Colorado Springs Choral Society & Colorado Springs Children’s Chorale, 3 p.m., Ent Center for the Arts
“Rethink Possible” — Forté Handbell Quartet of Colorado Springs, 3 p.m., Broadmoor Community Church


Big Band Sunday — The New Century Big Band, 3 p.m., Springs Rhythm Dance Studio
EllaFest — 3 p.m., Stargazers Theatre and Event Center
“An Afternoon at the Ballet: Great Orchestral Works” — Pikes Peak Philharmonic, 3 p.m., First United Methodist Church
City Strings — 4 p.m., St. George’s Anglican Church
Joshua Trinidad Trio — 5 p.m., The Modbo
Dueling Guitars — Friends of Colorado Springs Jazz with Howard Paul, Wayne Wilkinson, Todd Reid, Ron Bland, 5 p.m., The Warehouse
The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus — With Rivals, The Endless Line, False Report, 7 p.m., The Black Sheep
Lewis Mock and La Taverne Orchestra — 8 p.m., La Taverne
    

STAGE

“The Light in the Piazza” — 3 p.m. Sunday, Colorado College, Packard Performance Hall, 5 W. Cache La Poudre St., free; 389-6607.

“Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka” — 3 p.m. Sunday, Sunrise Church, 2655 Briargate Blvd., $8-$15; sunriseplayers.com.
Through April 15: “This is Modern Art” — The Jones, Denver, $25 and up. Go online for times and dates: denvercenter.org.

Through April 15: “Kiss Me, Kate” — Candlelight Dinner Playhouse, Johnstown, $29.95 and up. Go online for times and dates: coloradocandlelight.com.

“Peer Gynt” — 7:30 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays, 4 p.m. Sundays, through April 15, Ent Center for the Arts, Dusty Loo Bon Vivant Theater, 5225 N. Nevada Ave., $15, ; theatreworkscs.org.

“The Trojan Women” — 7:30 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays, through April 21, 2 p.m. April 21, Pikes Peak Community College Theater, 5675 S. Academy Blvd.; ppcc.edu/theatre.

Through April 22: “First Date” — Garner Galleria Theatre, Denver, $30 and up. Go online for times and dates: denvercenter.org.

“Fun Home” — 7 p.m. Wednesdays, 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays, through April 22, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St., $20 and up; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.

“The Pilgrim’s Progress” — 2:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Saturdays,4 p.m. Fridays, through April 27, Simpich Showcase, 2413 W. Colorado Ave., $14-$17; simpich.com/theatre-2018.

Through April 28: “The Diary of Anne Frank” — 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays,
2 p.m. Sundays, John Hand Theater, Denver, $12-$25; thisisspotlight.com.

Through April 29: Alfred Hitchcock’s “The 39 Steps” — Miners Alley Playhouse, Golden. Go online for dates, times and ticket prices: minersalley.com.

Though April 29: “A Picasso” — 7 p.m. Thursdays, 7:30 p.m. Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays, Mizel Arts and Culture Center, Denver, go online for ticket prices: cherrycreektheater.org.

“WTF” - Women’s Theatre Festival — 7:30 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays, through April 29, The Millibo Art Theatre, 1626 S. Tejon St., $18-$25; themat.org.

Through May 6: “Native Gardens” — Space Theatre, Denver, $30 and up. Go online for times and dates: denvercenter.org.

Through May 13: “The Audience” — 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 2:30 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, Vintage Theatre, Denver, $16-$32; vintagetheatre.org.

Through May 27: “Bullets Over Broadway the Musical” — 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 2:30 p.m. Sundays, Vintage Theatre, Aurora, $19-$38; vintagetheatre.org.

            

        

ARTS

“Transformation” — Commonwheel Artists Gallery, 102 Cañon Ave., Manitou Springs. Exhibit runs through April 16; 685-1008, commonwheel.com.

Through April 22: “Ruth Schnee: Ameican Icon” — Sangre de Cristo Arts Center, Pueblo; sdc-arts.org.

“Envisage” — Works by Nicole Beck, through April 27, The Modbo, 17C E. Bijou St.; themodbo.com.
April Featured Artists — Joan Judge and Myra Patin, with guest artist, Sue Andzik, through April 28, Boulder Street Gallery, 206 N. Tejon St.; 636-9358, boulderstreetgallery.com.
“Michael Vigil” — Saturdays, through April 28, Bridge Gallery, 218 W. Colorado Ave.; 269-7055, thebridgegallery@gmail.com.

Yoshitomo Saito: “Millionyearseeds” — Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St. Exhibit runs through April 29, $5-$10; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.
Chiho Aoshima: “Takaamanohara” — Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St. Exhibit runs through April 29, $5-$10; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.

“A Walk in the Woods” — Works by Frank DiNino and Marian Busey, through April 29, Arati Artists Gallery, 2425 W. Colorado Ave.; aratiartists.com.

Through April 30: “Courage and Hope” — Sangre de Cristo Arts Center, Pueblo; sdc-arts.org.

“Art Aloud 2018” —Artwork and written word exhibit, through April 30, Academy Art & Frame Co., 7560 N. Academy Blvd.; Hooked on Books, 12 E. Bijou St.; Sand Creek Library, 1821 S. Academy Blvd.; tinyurl.com/y7wsdvd3.

Portraits by Molly McClure and Skylar Call — Through April 30, Plaza of the Rockies, 121 S. Tejon St.; tinyurl.com/y6vwqnt4.
April Featured Artists — Cathey Young, Patricia Rico and works by George Douthit III, through April 30, The Artists’ Gallery, 416 Main St., Cañon City; 345-4070, tinyurl.com/y93wn5pm.

“Then and Now” — Works by Sara Swan, through May 1, Cottonwood Center for the Arts, 427 E. Colorado Ave.; 520-1899, cottonwoodcenterforthearts.com.
“Art as Transformation: Finding Our Voices 11th Annual Art Show” — Works by sexual assault survivors and their allies, through May 2, Cottonwood Center for the Arts, 427 E. Colorado Ave.; cottonwoodcenterforthearts.com.

Karen Khoury Exhibit — G44 Gallery, 1785 S. Eighth St. Exhibit runs through May 5; g44gallery@gmail.com.

Through May 6: Aquarius Watermedia Exhibition — Sangre de Cristo Arts Center, Pueblo; sdc-arts.org.

Works by McKenzee Kuhlman — Through May 7, Academy Art & Frame Co., 7560 N. Academy Blvd.; 265-6694, tinyurl.com/yben5ukw.

“Wunderkind 2018” — Works by high school juniors and seniors, The Manitou Art Center, 513 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs. Runs through May 13; 685-1861,

Through May 18: “Coded: Works on Paper” — Sangre de Cristo Arts Center, Pueblo; sdc-arts.org.

“The Art of Haiti: Loas, History and Memory” — Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St. Exhibit runs through May 20, $5-$10; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.

Through May 20: “Degas: A Passion for Perfection” — Works by Edgar Degas, Denver Art Museum, Denver; denverartmuseum.org.

Through May 20: “Naturally Artificial” — Works by Jason Demarte, Denver Botanic Gardens, York Street, Gates Court Gallery, Denver; tinyurl.com/y9lkwarx.

“Detail” — Through May 29, Cottonwood Center for the Arts, 427 E. Colorado Ave.; 520-1899, cottonwoodcenterforthearts.com.
“Stitching Community Together”
— Through May 31, Cultural Office of the Pikes Peak Region, 121 S. Tejon St., Suite 111; 634-2204, info@culturaloffice.org

Through June 3: “Native American Fetishes” — Sangre de Cristo Arts Center, Pueblo; sdc-arts.org.

Works by Dan Riddle — Through June 7, Academy Art & Frame Co., 7560 N. Academy Blvd.; 265-6694, tinyurl.com/yben5ukw.

Gold Mining in Colorado” — Through June 9, Western Museum of Mining & Industry, 225 North Gate Blvd., call or go online for admission prices: 488-0880, wmmi.org.

Works by Sheila Silfvenius — Through June 14, The Gallery at Pikes Peak Regional Hospital, 16420 W. U.S. Highway 24, Woodland Park; pikespeakregionalhospital.org.

“Iamuslima” — Works by Baseera Khan, through June 24, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St., $5-$10; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.

Through July 22: “Drawn to Glamour” — Fashion illustrations by Jim Howard, Denver Art Museum, Denver; denverartmuseum.org.

“Red White Blue and God Bless You, a Portrait of Northern New Mexico” — Works by Alex Harris, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St., $5-$10. Exhibit runs through July 29; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.

Ralph Allen: “Envoutement” — Through Sept. 30, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St., $5-$10; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.

“Art of the Southwest: 1840s to Present” — Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St. Exhibit runs through Nov. 11, $5-$10; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.

“Trenches to Treaties: World War I in Remembrance” — Through November 2018, Money Museum, 818 N. Cascade Ave.; 632-2646, money.org.

“The League of Wives: Vietnam’s POW/MIA Allies and Advocates” — Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum, 215 S. Tejon St. Exhibit runs through Dec. 31: cspm.org.

“A Diorama of Pikes Peak Destinations” — Manitou Springs Heritage Center, 517 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs; 685-1454, manitouspringsheritagecenter.org.

        

OUT THERE

The Colorado Springs Cycling Club — For all ages and abilities; bikesprings.org.

UpaDowna Climb Nights — 6-8 p.m. second Tuesdays, CityRock, 21 N. Nevada Ave., free. Registration: upadowna.org/programs.
Pizzeria Rustica Cycling Club — 2 p.m. second Sundays, Pizzeria Rustica, 2527 W. Colorado Ave.; pizzeriarustica.com.
Helen Hunt Falls Visitor Center — 3440 N. Cheyenne Canon Road; cheyennecanon.org/visitor-centers.
Garden of the Gods Visitor and Nature Center sponsored hikes
— 1805 N. 30th St., free; 219-0104. Daily Guided Nature Walks, 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., meet north main parking lot.

Mueller State Park hikes — 21045 Colorado 67, Divide. Day pass $7 per vehicle; 687-2366.

     Homestead Trail, 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Sunday, Homestead Trailhead

Nature programs at Mueller State Park — 21045 Colorado 67, Divide. Day pass $7/vehicle; 687-2366.

Hikes at Cheyenne Mountain State Park — 410 JL Ranch Heights Road. Day pass $7 per vehicle. Reservations: 576-2016.

Nature programs at Garden of the Gods Visitor and Nature Center — 1805 N. 30th St., free; 219-0108.

Nature programs at Starsmore Discovery Center — 2120 Cheyenne Canyon Road; 385-6086.
Bear Creek Nature Center hikes
— 245 Bear Creek Road. Reservations: 520-6387.

Nature programs at Bear Creek Nature Center — 245 Bear Creek Road. Reservations: 520-6387.

Nature programs at Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument — Florissant, entrance fee, $5 for 16 or older; tinyurl.com/ych86slb.

Nature programs at Fountain Creek Nature Center — 320 Peppergrass Lane, Fountain. Reservations: 520-6745.

Hutchinson Homestead Ranch and Learning Center Tours — Salida, $5, $3 for ages 8-16; 239-0955, hutchinsonhomestead.org.
The Colorado Birding Trail websiteColoradobirdingtrail.com, information about places to observe birds and other wildlife.

Rocky Mountain Hiking Trails — With information on more than 70 hikes; rockymountainhikingtrails.com.

Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center — 4729 Twin Rocks Road, Divide; Reservations: 687-9742, wolfeducation.org.

   

     

RUNNING

Mountain Post Running Club — 5K or 10K, 4-6 p.m. Wednesdays, Main PX, 6220 Martinez St., Fort Carson, free. Children, strollers and pets welcome; Kris Spiller, kspiller@bbcgrp.com.

Muldooniacs Running Club — 5K or 10K, Wednesdays, Homestead Trail, meet between 6 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. at Jose Muldoons, 5710 S. Carefree Circle; 574-5673, josemuldoons.com.

Gallop in the Garden — 4-6 p.m. Thursdays, Garden of the Gods Park, 1805 N. 30th St. Registration: gardenofgods.com.

Achilles International Pikes Peak Running Club — A nonprofit organization that uses the power of running to bring hope, inspiration and the joys of achievement to people with disabilities, 6:15 p.m. meet and sign in; 6:30-7:30 p.m. run, walk or wheel, Mondays, Colorado Running Co., University Village Center, 5262 N. Nevada Ave., Suite 140; Laura, 331-1011.

Two Elks Runners Club — 5:30-7 p.m. Thursdays, Thunder and Buttons, upstairs, 2415 W. Colorado Ave. Run along midland trail; 447-9888, twoelksrunnersclub@gmail.com or on Facebook.
Thursday Night Run Club — 6 p.m. Thursdays, Old Chicago’s, 7115 Commerce Center Drive; 232-4656, facebook.com/TNRCCOSprings.

Colorado Springs Running Club  — 7:30 a.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 6 p.m. Wednesdays. 45- to 60-minute runs, free; 635-3833. For a list of runs and events, go to corunco.com.

Pikes Peak Road Runners — Go online for information, cost and registration: pprrun.or

       


COMMUNITY

EllaFest Musical Fundraiser — 3 p.m. Sunday, to benefit Ella Mae Bransom Sickle Cell Association, Stargazers Theatre and Event Center, 10 S. Parkside Drive, $12 in advance, $15 at door; stargazerstheatre.com.

       

 VOLUNTEERING

North Cheyenne Cañon Park — Volunteers needed for outdoor education at Starsmore Visitor and Nature Center; Aaron Rogers, 385-6089, arogers@springsgov.com.
Mueller State Park — 21045 Colorado 67, Divide, needs volunteers for naturalist programs, backcountry trail maintenance, newsletter editing or visitor center. Training provided; 687-2366.
Eleven Mile — Needs volunteer naturalist to help facilitate children’s craft and educational programs on Saturday mornings; Kristen, 748-3401, email park_interpreter@yahoo.com.
Colorado Springs Therapeutic Riding Center at The Mark Reyner Stables — Help special needs people during equine-assisted therapy; 634-4173, cstrc.org.
Fountain Creek Nature Center — 320 Peppergrass Lane, Fountain. 520-6745 , bcfcvolunteers@gmail.com.
     • Great American Clean-up, 9 a.m. April 21; gacppp.com.
Bear Creek Nature Center — 245 Bear Creek Road. Reservations: Paula, 520-6387, bcfcvolunteers@gmail.com.
     • Great American Clean-up, 9 a.m. April 21; gacppp.com.

    

    

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