Local arts & entertainment news

By: The Gazette

Yanni tickets go

on sale Friday

Performer and composer Yanni and his orchestra will perform on March 7 at Pikes Peak Center. Tickets to the performance go on sale Friday at 10 a.m.

Tickets can...

A different kind of 'Dead' comes to TV

By: Terry Terrones terry.terrones@gazette.com

"Fear the Walking Dead"

Cast: Kim Dickens ("Gone Girl," "Sons of Anarchy"), Cliff Curtis ("Missing," "Gang Related"), Frank Dillane ("Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince"), Alycia Debnam Carey ("The...

LIST: 8 places for adventure in Colorado

By: The Gazette

Hike to Hanging Lake/Spouting Rock: This 1-mile trail near Glenwood Springs includes 1,000 feet of elevation gain. The destination - an amazingly clear lake filled by a waterfall - is worth the effort. Once at the...

Kevin Bacon makes the most of his role in 'Cop Car'

By: Stephen Whitty Newark Star-Ledger

"Cop Car" is the kind of movie you might have ended up with if Stephen King and Jim Thompson had ever written a screenplay together.

It's set in the rural West, where two 10-year-old boys are trudging across...

TV Talk - What television shows do actors binge watch?

By: Terry Terrones

It’s a challenge to sit and watch a TV show live. With modern conveniences like DVRs, video on demand and countless streaming services, watching TV live is impractical and also unnecessary. This has led to many of...

Colorado Springs residents splash their way along giant water slide

By: RICH LADEN rich.laden@gazette.com

Asked what he liked about tubing his way down a 1,000-foot-long water slide on a sun-kissed afternoon, with Colorado Springs temperatures tying a record high of 93, 11-year-old Jason Szretter Jr. didn't...

Waka Flocka Flame at The Black Sheep in Colorado Springs

By: STEPHANIE EARLS stephanie.earls@gazette.com

Juaquin James Malphurs - aka Waka Flocka Flame - was born in Queens, N.Y., but grew up in the hip-hop scene of Atlanta, where his mother worked in the music industry. It was there that Waka made his name (a mashup...

10 things to know Saturday when Slide the City visits Colorado Springs

By: Jen Mulson

It’s almost here — the water slide event of the summer.   Grab your swim trunks, your sunscreen and your besties as Slide the City unfurls its 1,000-foot slide Saturday along 21st Street.   DETAILS  ...