Colorado Springs area attraction events starting Jan. 22, 2016

By: CARLOTTA OLSON, THE GAZETTE

ESCAPES

ONGOING

Air Force Academy Visitor Center - Exit 156B off Interstate 25, North Gate; 333-2025, usafa.mil. Exhibits, theater, gift shop and nature trail to the Cadet Chapel.

American...

Colorado Springs area music events starting Jan. 22, 2016

By: CARLOTTA OLSON, THE GAZETTE

MUSIC

- Ancient Mariner - 962 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs; 685-5503, facebook.com/legendaryancientmariner

- Back East Bar and Grill - 9475 Briar Village Point; 264-6161, backeastbarandgrill.com

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Colorado music, stage, art events and festivals starting Jan. 22, 2016

By: Carlotta Olson

OUT OF TOWN

MUSIC

Saturday: "One Singular Sensation: A Tribute to Marvin Hamlisch" - Colorado Symphony, 7:30 p.m., Boettcher Concert Hall, Denver, $29 and up; coloradosymphony.org.

Saturday:...

Colorado Springs-area gumbo cooks duke it out for bragging rights

By: teresa J. farney teresa.farney@gazette.com

Time to plan for throwing on your Mardi Gras beads and heading to Soda Springs Park, 35 Park Ave., Manitou Springs, for the Mumbo Jumbo Gumbo Cook-Off from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 6. For a buck, you get two samples...

Theater Review: Actors shine in predictable romantic comedy 'Italy' at Funky Little Theater

By: T.D. Mobley-Martinez td.mobley-martinez

When it comes to romantic comedy, love is a prickly, wonderful thing.

Take playwright Michele Berdinis' "Italy," which runs through Jan. 30 at Funky Little Theater. Angela (Tracy Hunziker) is a successful...

Young musicians and dancers create 'Beautiful Chaos'

By: Jennifer Mulson jen.mulson@gazette.com

By Colorado Springs Conservatory, Ormao Dance Company, The Ballet Society of Colorado Springs, Krithika School of Dance, The PEAK School of Dance and Gotta Dance, 6 p.m. Sunday, Stargazers Theatre and Event Center,...

Judges press Utah about polygamy ban in 'Sister Wives' case

By: The Associated Press

DENVER — An effort to decriminalize polygamy by the family from the TV show "Sister Wives" reached its highest level of the legal system so far Thursday as federal appeals judges questioned a lawyer for Utah about...

Dining Review: New chef brings tasty menu, other changes to The Warehouse

By: Robin Intemann, robin.intemann@gazette.com

The absence of linen tablecloths and salt and pepper shakers on the tables and a new chef/owner are among the changes at The Warehouse Restaurant.

And this all seems to be for the best.

The hostess...