More Arts And Entertainment Articles

  • 'What if.' brings imagination to life in Colorado Springs

    By stephen hobbs -
    Updated: Mon, Sep 8, 2014

    A crowd of young children and parents gathered around as a robot prepared to launch a large blue ball. Kids yelped in the background as the ball launched toward them and others in the crowd while some who walked were covered in colored powder. They were just part of the hundreds of...

  • The Colorado Springs Gazette's Fall Preview of the Arts

    By linda navarro -
    Updated: Mon, Sep 8, 2014

    Ah, the waning days of summer. Sure, we're losing the halcyon afternoons of blue skies and balmy weather (and a lot of rain, too), but the cooling temps also herald the beginning of the fall arts season. That's worth wearing winter coats and scarves for a few months.
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  • Video Game Haiku Review - 'Dance Central Spotlight'

    Terry Terrones
    Updated: Mon, Sep 8, 2014

    Title: Dance Central Spotlight Format: Xbox One Price: $9.99 Developer: Harmonix
 ESRB Rating: E (Everyone)
 The Grade: A – Dance Central Spotlight Haiku Review Get back in the groove   Dance like Bacon in Footloose  Close the game room blinds What’s it...

  • DINING REVIEW: Luigi's offers traditional (and tasty) Italian food with old-school vibe

    By Robin Intemann, -
    Updated: Mon, Sep 8, 2014

    The dark paneling, red-checkered tablecloths and empty straw-covered Chianti bottles lining the walls of Luigi's Homemade Italian Food make you feel like you've stepped into the 1950s. Oh wait, that's when this Italian restaurant opened. I happen to like the time-warp effect,...

  • Q&A: Fox execs discuss new reality show, 'Utopia'

    Terry Terrones
    Updated: Sun, Sep 7, 2014

    Recently I had a chance to sit in on a Fox conference call with the creators of the new reality show, “Utopia.” Fox VP of alternative entertainment Simon Andreae and executive producer Jon Kroll spoke with media members about the series’ unusual concept, how the show is edited and...

  • Must See Must Do: What's happening around Colorado Springs this weekend

    The Gazette -
    Updated: Sat, Sep 6, 2014

    Here are some of the top happenings around the Colorado Springs area this weekend: THURSDAY-SUNDAY - Pickleball? What in the world is pickleball? Head for Monument Valley Park this weekend to watch a tournament with more than 145 players on 13 new Monument Valley Park courts (170...

  • More than 100 experiences to explore at Colorado Springs 'What If' festival

    By Jennifer Mulson -
    Updated: Fri, Sep 5, 2014

    reative collaboration is the key to the "What If ... Festival of Innovation and Imagination." The fifth annual Imagination Celebration event will spread out over six city blocks around the Pikes Peak Center and Pioneers Museum on Saturday. Last year, more than 25,000 people attended....

  • Colorado Springs is home to a garlic and chili festival

    teresa j. farney -
    Published: Fri, Sep 5, 2014

    The Garlic and Chile Fest will take place at Summerland Gardens, 124 E. Cheyenne Road, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 13. This is the combined efforts of Larry Stebbins, director of Pikes Peak Urban Gardens, and Julie McIntyre, owner of Summerland Gardens. In previous years...


    By name newspaper -
    Updated: Thu, Sep 4, 2014

First Friday Art Walks and Art Receptions - 5 p.m. Friday, downtown Colorado Springs, Old Colorado City, Cañon City "Wonderland" - Pop-up community art event hosted by Acineau Galleries, 5 p.m. Friday, AHA and Kreuser Galleries, 218 W. Colorado Ave., 332-9155,...


    - CALENDAR: Sept. 5-Sep5.11
    Updated: Thu, Sep 4, 2014

    stage OPENING ArcAttack - At the What If ... Festival of Innovation and Imagination 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave., 520-7469, "Pride and Prejudice" - A new musical, opening 7 p.m. Thursday, 7 p.m. Thursdays- Saturdays, 2 p.m....