Colorado Springs area stage events starting Aug. 28, 2015

STAGE

OPENING

"Improv Comedy Show" - 7:37 p.m. Saturday, Black Box Theatre, 1367 Pecan St., $10, $8 for students and children 12 and younger in advance, $12, $10 for students and children 12 and younger...

Colorado Springs area art events starting Aug. 28, 2015

ARTS

ONGOING

Wine and Art - 4 p.m. Saturdays, The Broadmoor Galleries, 1 Lake Circle; 577-5744, broadmoorgalleries.com.

Featured Artists - Dale Pittock (oil and acrylics ) and Peggy Cook (bronze...

Local A&E news

By: Jennifer Mulson jen.mulson@gazette.com

COLORADO SPRINGS CONSERVATORY EARNS RECOGNITION

Arts Schools Network recently named the Colorado Springs Conservatory a 2015-2017 Exemplary School. The network is the largest professional membership...

Colorado music, stage, art events and festivals starting Aug. 28, 2015

By: Carlotta Olson

OUT OF TOWN

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Blog: My beef with the USA Pro Challenge

By: Jennifer Mulson jen.mulson@gazette.com

Dear USA Pro Challenge, 

Blog: Stylish traffic signal cabinets

By: Jennifer Mulson jen.mulson@gazette.com

Walking home for lunch this week, I happened to notice the most beautiful traffic signal cabinet I've ever seen.

Check it out for yourself -- it's on the northwest corner of Tejon and Kiowa streets. Keep...

10 things to do at this year's Colorado State Fair in Pueblo

By: Jennifer Mulson jen.mulson@gazette.com

The Colorado State Fair is a no-brainer come August.

Where else can you buy a bunch of greasy fair food and then ride death-defying carnival rides into the wee hours of the night? There's rodeo for those so...

Potters, ceramic artists 'shine' at Cottonwood exhibit

By: STEPHANIE EARLS stephanie.earls@gazette.com

6-9 p.m. Saturday, Cottonwood Center for the Arts, 427 E. Colorado Ave.; $3 suggested donation, cottonwoodcenter forthearts.com, 520-1899.

In their day jobs as professional potters and craftspeople,...