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A&E Briefs for March 18-24, 2016


Farm Fresh Cafe and Steakhouse: Crab Dinner and Live Music

RIFLE — Enjoy a crab dinner with 1 and 1/2 pounds of Opilio crab, two sides, and soup or salad bar, followed by live music by the Goodman Band from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.

5 p.m. Friday, March 18

Admission: Free; $22.99/dinner

1733 Railroad Ave.

Info: http://www.clubfresh.me

Cornerstone Classical School: “Seussical the Musical”

BASALT — Cornerstone Classical School’s all-school play/musical is perfect for the whole family, taking the audience into the world of Dr. Seuss, with beloved characters including The Cat in the Hat, Horton the Elephant, Gertrude McFuzz, Lazy Mayzie, and JoJo. “Seussical” teaches the power of being unique, and the importance of fighting for your beliefs.

7 p.m. Friday, March 18 and Saturday, March 19, and 2 p.m. Sunday, March 20

Admission: $12/adults; $10/children

Carbondale Middle School, 180 Snowmass Dr.

Tickets and info: http://www.CornerstoneBasalt.net and at the door

Ute Event Center: Nathan McEuen

RIFLE — Starting his solo career in 2005; with the release of his first full-length record “Grand Design,” to present day, Nathan McEuen has written nearly 80 songs, produced five full-length records, and has independently sold over 60,000 CDs.

7:30-10 p.m. Friday, March 18

Admission: $15

132 East Fourth St.

Info: 665-6569 and http://www.utetheater.com

Heather’s Savory Pies and Tapas Bar: Live Music with Vid Weatherwax and Roberta Lewis

BASALT — Enjoy R&B, soulful groove, jazz and funk at Heather’s Friday night.

8 p.m. Friday, March 18

Admission: Free

166 Midland Ave.

Info: 927-0151 and http://www.heatherssavorypies.com

Steve’s Guitars: Free the Honey

CARBONDALE — Rooted in the Americana soundscape with hints of gospel, blues, country, gypsy and jazz, Free the Honey is a trio featuring harmony singing, twin fiddles, open back banjo, mandolin, storytelling and mountain culture.

8:30 p.m. Friday, March 18

Admission: $10

19 N. Fourth St.

Info: 963-3304 and http://www.freethehoney.com

Rivers Restaurant: Live Music with Whiskey Stomp

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Whiskey Stomp will play original and cover tunes after dinner Friday night in the Rivers’ bar.

9 p.m. to midnight Friday, March 18

Admission: Free

2525 S. Grand Ave.

Info: 928-8813 and http://www.theriversrestaurant.com

Loyal Brothers Lounge: DJ BoondOkz

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Coming to Glenwood by way of Denver is DJ BoondOk, playing everything from hip-hop to Top 40.

10 p.m. Friday, March 18

Admission: Free

2525 S. Grand Ave.

Info: 928-8813 and http://www.theriversrestaurant.com

Roaring Fork Anglers: Free Fly Tying Demonstration

GLENWOOD SPRINGS – Roaring Fork Anglers presents Solitude Fly Company Signature Tier Jake McKittrik, Saturday March 19th at 10:30 am. Jake will be demonstrating Drowned spinners and Drowned Midges. A lifelong Roaring Fork Valley fisherman, Jake is also the local Scott Fly Rod representative. Coffee and donuts will be here as well.

10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., Saturday, March 19

Admission: Free

2205 Grand Ave.

Info: 945-0180 and http://www.roaringforkanglers.com

Sunlight Mountain Resort: Yard Sale Spring Concert Series

GLENWOOD SPRINGS – Enjoy live music by Carbondale’s Louie and the Lizards and blow-out deals on gear and apparel with a slope-side yard sale.

2:30 p.m. Saturday, March 19

Admission: Free

10901 Country Road 117

Info: 945-7591, http://www.sunlightmtn.com and http://www.facebook.com/sunlightmountainresort

Carbondale Branch Library and Mt. Sopris Historical Society: Episode Five of “The West”

CARBONDALE — Carbondale Branch Library and Mt. Sopris Historical Society presents the final episodes of the PBS documentary “The West” by Ken Burns. The documentary details history of the American west.

5-6:30 p.m. Saturday, March 19

Admission: Free

320 Sopris Ave.

Info: 963-2889 and http://www.mtsoprishistoricalsociety.org

Farm Fresh Cafe and Steakhouse: Live Music and Dance

RIFLE — Take free country dance lessons from 5:30-7 p.m., then practice your new moves to live music by the Caleb Dean Band from 8 p.m. to 12 a.m., with a prime rib dinner in between.

5:30 p.m. Saturday, March 19

Admission: Free; $19.99/dinner

1733 Railroad Ave.

Info: http://www.clubfresh.me

Redstone Inn: The Logan Brothers

REDSTONE — The Logan Brothers play live music in the Redstone Inn Bar and Grill, with corned beef and cabbage and lamb stew specials.

6 p.m. Saturday, March 19

Admission: Free

82 Redstone Blvd.

Info: 963-2526 and http://www.redstoneinn.thegilmorecollection.com

Marble Distilling Company: Live Music with Aspen 440

CARBONDALE — MDC welcomes longtime Aspen musicians David Harding and Amy Hawes, joined by sultry and soulful songstress Lisa Sarver for a dynamite trio. This vocal-driven group sings a bit of everything and covers a lot of Little Big Town, as well as blues, classic rock ‘n roll, and more.

7-10 p.m. Saturday, March 19

Admission: Free

150 Main St.

Info: http://www.marbledistilling.com

Heather’s Savory Pies and Tapas Bar: Josefina Mendez, Mark Johnson and Tim Fox

BASALT — Enjoy live jazz by Josefina Mendez and friends for appetizers, dinner and drinks at Heather’s Saturday evening. Singing in English, Spanish and Portuguese, she blends the north and south american styles of jazz, from swing to bossa nova. Tangos and boleros are always welcome.

7 p.m. Saturday, March 19

Admission: Free

166 Midland Ave.

Info: 927-0151, http://www.heatherssavorypies.com and http://www.josefinamendez.com

Loyal Brothers Lounge: ThrottleBomb with Crashcourse

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Denver’s ThrottleBomb plays the newly redesigned Loyal Brothers Lounge stage, with local trash/crossover punk band Crashcourse opening.

10 p.m. Saturday, March 19

Admission: Free

2525 S. Grand Ave.

Info: 928-8813 and http://www.theriversrestaurant.com


Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts: Summer of Music Benefit Concert with Valle Musico

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Help the Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts kick off the 2016 Summer of Music series by attending a benefit concerts at the Glenwood Vaudeville Revue on Wednesdays through March, this week with the elegant guitar music by Valle Musico.

Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and concert runs 7-9 p.m. Wednesday, March 23

Admission: $10 (not including food or drink)

The Springs Theater, 915 Grand Ave.

Info: http://www.glenwoodarts.org

Anderson Ranch and Carbondale Council on the Arts and Humanities (CCAH): Anderson Ranch Artists in Residence Presentation

CARBONDALE — Join Anderson Ranch and CCAH for a fun and engaging presentation of artwork on artists in residence. Each resident will share 20 slides of artwork in five-minute segments. Refreshments and snacks will be served. The public is invited to meet the residents, mingle and ask questions after the presentation.

7 p.m. Wednesday, March 23

The Launchpad, 76 S. Fourth St.

Info: 963-1680 and http://www.carbondalearts.com

Glenwood Vaudeville Revue: Stand-Up Comedy with Andy Haynes

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Comic Andy Haynes has bee seen on Comedy Central’s “Half Hour,” plus performances on “Conan,” “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon” and Comedy Works’ New Faces showcases. This will be adult content humor and not the traditional Glenwood Vaudeville show. Attendees must be 18 years of age or older.

7 p.m. doors open for dinner and drinks (must be present by 7:30 or seats offered to anyone on the waitlist); show time 8 p.m. Thursday, March 24

Admission: $25; food and bar extra

The Springs Theater, 915 Grand Ave.

Reservations and info: 945-9699 and http://www.gvrshow.com

The Black Nugget: The Deltaz/The Zmed Brothers

CARBONDALE — Brothers John and Ted Siegel of The Deltaz, a Californian blues duo who have already been on several well-received Southwest tours, plan to join forces with Dylan and Zack of The Zmed Brothers for a diverse new show, featuring everything from rock classics to R&B standards alongside their own brands of original Americana music.

9 p.m. Saturday, March 26

403 Main St.

Info: thedeltaz@thedeltaz.com

CCAH: Opening Reception of “Private Lives: Solo Exhibition by Shelly Safir Marolt”

CARBONDALE — Join CCAH for the opening reception of “Private Lives,” a solo exhibition by Shelly Safir Marolt, Her paintings are rooted in a deep sense of history and nostalgia. Her original influences and source material were home movies of her father’s childhood dating from the 1930’s; current works are often based on photographs taken by her 13-year-old daughter and offer more recent snapshots of her private life.

6-8 p.m. Friday, April 1

Admission: Free

The Launchpad, R2 Gallery, 76 S. Fourth St.

Info: 963-1680 and http://www.carbondalearts.com

CCAH: Mountain Fair Poster Design Contest

CARBONDALE — The theme of this year’s Mountain Fair is CommUNITY. The winning design will be on t-shirts, the official poster, and the artist will receive $500. Designs can be in any medium. Please include The 45th Carbondale Mountain Fair within the design along with the dates, July 29, 30 and 31. Entries can be dropped off or mailed to CCAH with name, phone number, and email attached to the back of your work.

Deadline Friday, April 29

The Launchpad, 76 S. Fourth St.

Information: 963-1680 and http://www.carbondalearts.com


Glenwood Vaudeville Revue: Live Music and Dancing

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — A new night of fun courtesy of the Glenwood Vaudeville Revue featuring dancing, dance instruction and live music by the Blu Plate Special band with Rich Ganson, Michael Jude, John Michel and Chris Bank. Full menu and bar available. All ages and abilities welcome. No reservations required.

Doors open at 6 p.m., dance instruction at 6:30 p.m., live music and dancing 7:30 p.m., every Monday

Admission: $15/dance instruction and $10/live music and dancing; food and bar extra

The Springs Theater, 915 Grand Ave.

Info: 945-9699 and http://www.gvrshow.com

Cooper Corner Gallery: Painting the Green

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Cooper Corner Gallery is featuring new green works for Painting the Green.

Admission: Free

315 Eighth St.

Info: http://www.coopercornergallery.com

Artist Mercantile and Gallery: John P. Newbury

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Enjoy perusing landscape oil paintings from emerging artist John P. Newbury. The show will run through the month of March.

Admission: Free

720 Midland Ave.

Info: http://www.artistsmg.net

Ann Korologos Gallery: “Colorado Color”

BASALT — “Colorado Color” is a group exhibition featurung paintings, prints, sculpture and ceramics by seven accomplished artists, including Peter Campbell, Veryl Goodnight, Peggy Judy, Amy Laugesen, Nathan Solano, Simon Winegar and Michael Wisner. Additionally, this presentation will include work by three new artists: painter Rick Stevens and printmakers Paula Schuette Kraemer and Sherrie York. Runs through April 12.

211 Midland Ave.

Admission: Free

Info: 927-9668 and http://www.korologosgallery.com

CCAH: “Walls: Architectural Photography 1985-2015” and “Colorado Artists in Wilderness Residencies”

CARBONDALE — The CCAH presents two exhibitions that run through March 25. “Walls” explores Greg Watts’ response to the varying wall structures in his local and global travels. In additions to Walls, Wilderness Workshop’s Artist in Wilderness residents will display work inspired by the lands the Workshop helps to protect. This exhibition brings together a selection of six artists of the Western Slope who have been awarded this honor: Joan Engler, Michael Kinsley, Nancy Lovendahl, Jill Scher, Sylvia Emery Wilhelm and Ellen Woods.

Admission: Free

The Launchpad, R2 Gallery, 76 S. Fourth St.

Info: 963-1680 and http://www.carbondalearts.com

Carbondale Clay Center: Work by Liz Heller

CARBONDALE — Carbondale Clay Center artist in residence Liz Heller features her multi-media work in sculpture, print and functional slip-cast ceramic during March.

Admission: Free

135 Main St.

Info: http://www.carbondaleclay.org

Glenwood Vaudeville Revue: Traditional Vaudeville Show Spring 2016 Season

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Celebrate the new year with the community as Vaudeville offers a two-hour, family-friendly dinner theater show with professional talent performing comedy skits, seasonal jokes, high-energy dance numbers, novelty songs and original comedic presentations.

Doors open at 6:30 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays (no Sunday shows) through May 29, food; drinks and entertainment with show immediately following

Admission: $24/adults, $22/seniors and $16/kids (2-12 years old) show only; food and beverages optional and a la carte, 10% off groups of 10 or more

The Springs Theater, 915 Grand Ave.

Info and reservations: 945-9699 and http://www.gvrshow.com

Crystal Glass Studio: Glassroom Open House

CARBONDALE — The Crystal Glass Studio is now offering glass art classes, with 10 percent off for early registration.

Tuition: Varies

50 Weant Blvd.

Info and class schedule: 963-3227 and email mary@crystalglassstudio.com

The Art Base (formerly the Wyly Art Center): “Out of Sight Insight” and “Colorscapes”

BASALT — The Art Base two. exhibitions, “Out of Sight Insight,” featuring two longtime Old Snowmass photographers Judy Hill Lovins and Amory B. Lovins at the Art Base Annex, and “Colorscapes,” featuring Basalt resident and artist Ada Christensen, run through Saturday, March 5.

Admission: Free

The Art Base, 174 Midland Ave., and Charles J. Wyly Gallery, 99 Midland Spur

Info and full schedule: 927-4123 or email info@thearatbase.org and http://www.theartbase.org

Midland Arts Company: Local Artisan and Craft Items

RIFLE — Midland Arts Company has moved to a bigger and better, new location. This co-operative gift shop features the work of Western Slope artists: handmade soaps and candles, fabric arts, iron work, original paintings, and turned-wood lamps, artisan jewelry and pottery.

Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday

Admission: Free

101 E. Third St., Rifle

Info: 625-3068 and http://www.midlandartscompany.com

Colorado Mountain College (CMC) ArtShare Gallery: Ceramist Lisa Ellena

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Enjoy the innovative art of CMC adjunct instructor Lisa Ellena with her next exhibit “Dream About Thinking.” Her functional pottery and encaustic work is displayed in downtown Glenwood.

Admission: Free

802 Grand Ave.

Info: 947-8367 and http://www.cmcartshare.com

Rifle Branch Library: “Art in the Stacks”: Michael Chaffee

RIFLE — Western Slope photographer Michael Chaffee’s “Art in the Stacks” exhibit features his scenic landscapes.

Admission: Free

207 East Ave.

Info: 625-3471 and http://www.gcpld.org

New Castle Recreation Dept. and Artilluma Dance Company: Dance Combo Classes

NEW CASTLE — Children ages 4-9 learn the basics of ballet, jazz and tap in the popular dance combo classes. Students will perform in the annual Spring Showcase in Rifle. Additional costume and showcase fees may be required.

4:15-5 p.m. for ages 4-6 and 5-6 p.m. ages 7-9 Thursdays

Cost: $45 initial registration fee and $45 monthly fee, required for the program that continues through mid-May

Pre-registration: http://www.newcastlerec.com

Info: 984-3352 and and http://www.newcastlerec.com

Mousai Gallery: Pat Winger Exhibit

CARBONDALE — Enjoy one-of-a-kind sculptures from locally sourced wood by Pat Winger at Mousai Gallery.

Admission: Free

50 Weant Blvd.

Info: 948-5687 and http://www.facebook.com/pages/Mousai-Gallery/1493066817609009

Coredination and Bonedale Ballet: New Total Barre class with Vicki Tobia

CARBONDALE — A new Total Barre, a 60-minute dance-inspired body-conditioning workout, class with Vicki Tobia. She has an extensive and professional background in dance, pilates and fitness.

5:30-6:30 p.m. Mondays

First class special: $5 off your first class

455 S. Third St.

Info and to RSVP: Alexandra Jerkunica at 379-2187 and http://www.bonedaleballet.com

CCAH: Classes at The Launchpad

CARBONDALE — Movement, music, and dance classes are in full swing at The Launchpad. Crystal River Ballet, The Yard Hip Hop, Carbondale Rhythm Collective, DanceLAB, Core Healing Arts, Aspen Dance Connection, and more offer classes for all ages seven days a week. Pick up a full schedule at the Launchpad or visit and click on Launchpad.

76 S. Fourth St.

Info: e-mail contact@launchpadcarbondale.com and http://www.carbondalearts.com

The Powers Art Center: Art Gallery

CARBONDALE — The Powers Art Center strives to teach the public about contemporary and pop art through exhibitions.

Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Thursday

Admission: Free

13110 Colorado 82

Info: 963-4445, e-mail menglish@powersartcenter.org and http://www.powersartcenter.org

Harvest Pottery: Jail House Studio/Gallery

CARBONDALE — Harvest Pottery has opened its doors to the Jail House Studio/Gallery with new work on display. The historic jailhouse and cabin is free to visit and open to the public.

Admission: Free

500 Weant Blvd.

Info: 963-2550, email harvestpottery@q.com and http://www.harvestpottery.com

Grove’s Black Dog Saloon: Open Mic Nights

NEW CASTLE — Open Mic every Sunday for music therapy at the Black Dog Saloon.

5 p.m. Sundays

Admission: Free

219 W. Main St.

Info: 984-0999, http://www.thedognewcastle.com and http://www.facebook.com/pages/Groves-Black-Dog-Saloon

CCAH: Figure Drawing Sessions

CARBONDALE — Drop-in, non-taught model figure drawing session facilitated by Philip Hone Williams with a live figure model.

6-9 p.m. Mondays

CCAH classroom, Third Street Center

Info: 456-2865 or e-mail honewilliams@gmail.com to reserve space

Hotel Colorado: Monday Night Jazz

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — The Hotel Colorado features valley musicians for Monday night jazz jam sessions, including Justin Pfeifer on piano, Ashton Taufer on bass, and Zach Ritchie on drums. Middle through high school, as well as local, musicians of all levels have an opportunity to hone their skills and enjoy camaraderie and networking with fellow jazz musicians.

7-9:30 p.m. Mondays

Admission: Free

124 W. Sixth St.

Info: e-mail zgritchie@gmail.com and http://www.hotelcolorado.com

Carbondale Beer Works: Phat Pagan Open Mic Night

CARBONDALE — Patrick Fagan invites performers of all types for free expression, liberal libations and musical invention. No cover.

7:30 p.m. Mondays

Admission: Free

647 Main St.

Info: 704-1216 and http://www.carbondalebeerworks.com

Rivers: Open Mic Nite

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Open mic for artists of all types hosted by Dan Rosenthal. All talents welcome. $1 taco special. No cover.

8-10 p.m., Wednesdays

Admission: Free

2525 S. Grand Ave.

Info: 928-8813

Grove’s Black Dog Saloon: Geeks Who Drink

NEW CASTLE — Geeks Who Drink (not your average) Pub Trivia Thursdays at the Black Dog Saloon.

7:30 p.m. Thursdays

Admission: Free

219 W. Main St.

Info: 984-0999, http://www.geekswhodrink.com and http://www.facebook.com/pages/Groves-Black-Dog-Saloon

Main Street Gallery: Regional artists

GLENWOOD SPRINGS AND CARBONDALE — Works by Dean Bowlby, Stephen Datz, Berard Hofmann, Jane Lee, Linda Loeschen and Mary Noone. The gallery also specializes in preservation-quality framing.

10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday

399 Main St., Carbondale

Admission: Free

Info: http://www.mainstreetgall.com, 945-4817 and 963-3775

Cooper Wine and Spirits: Free Tastings

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Enjoy free tastings every weekend in downtown Glenwood Springs, as Cooper Wine and Spirits showcases different varieties of hand-selected wines, craft beers and Colorado spirits.

5-7 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays

Admission: Free

732 Cooper Ave.

Info: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Cooper-Wine-Spirit/206692372844660

CCAH: Drop-in figure drawing class

CARBONDALE — Open to all ages and abilities, CCAH is offering an uninstructed session for figure drawing. Bring your own easel and supplies.

7-9 p.m. Mondays

Fee: Model’s fee

Third Street Center, 520 S. Third St.

Info: http://www.carbondalearts.com, ccah@sopris.net and 963-1680

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