Comedian Ali Wong performs Sunday at Pikes Peak Center in Colorado Springs. She's filmed two specials while pregnant, toured with young daughters and hubby in tow, starred in ABC's "Fresh Off the Boat," and finished a collection of essays/letters to her daughters along the way.
Features Reporter/Special Sections Editor
Michelle is a features reporter and editor of The Gazette's annual Best of the Springs and FYI magazines. A Penn State journalism graduate, she joined the Gazette in 2015.
The 11th annual MeadowGrass Music Festival — a Colorado Springs area Memorial Day weekend tradition — will be Friday through Sunday at La Foret Conference & Retreat Center in Black Forest. Headliners are Woodshed Red, Tea Leaf Green and Reckless Kelly.
A new exhibit at the Denver Art Museum spotlights designers that launched the groundbreaking aesthetic for the "modern" home in the early 1950s. "Serious Play: Design in Midcentury America" focuses on "creative interpretations of play" and features works from 40 designers including Charles and Ray Eames and Alexander Girard. It runs through Aug. 25.
Children's furniture designed by Henry P. Glass for Fleetwood Furniture Co.
The steel 1960s "Woman and Man bench," outdoor furniture designed by American John Risley for Raymor/Richards Morgenthou & Co., New York, …
Karen Grafton Anderson stars as jaded pill-popping southern mom Violet in Funky Little Theater Co.'s production of the dark comedy "August: Osage County." Directed by Chris Medina, it runs May 17-June 1, 2019 at the Colorado Springs theatre, 1367 Pecan St.