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Arts & Entertainment Briefs


Cooper Wine and Spirits: Beer, wine and spirits tastings

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

5-7 p.m. Friday, June 13, and Saturday, June 14

732 Cooper Ave.

Admission: Free


Defiance Community Players: Fall production fundraiser

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Defiance Community Players seeks funding for its upcoming fall production “Les Miserables” taking place in November. The Glenwood Vaudeville Revue will host a benefit show with silent auction. Food and drink additional.

6 p.m. Friday, June 13

The Springs Theater, 915 Grand

Admission: $30 ($15 goes to Defiance Community Players)

Info and tickets: Chip Winn Wells, 379-5940, and

Glenwood Springs Center for The Arts: Art Guild’s Summer Showcase

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — View the Art Guild’s Summer Showcase at a Center for The Arts open house showcasing recent changes at the center, including new staff, classes, and executive director Christina Brusig. Appetizers and drinks will be available.

6 p.m. Friday, June 13

601 E. Sixth St.

Info: 945-2412, email, and

Party at the Pavilion: Gerry Goodman Band and Texas Flood

SILT — Free concert with blues and rock music by the Gerry Goodman Band and their alter-egos, Stevie Ray Vaughan cover band Texas Flood.

6:30 p.m. (doors open 5:30) Friday, June 13

Stony Ridge Pavilion, 648 N. Seventh St.


Heather’s Savory Pies and Tapas Bar: Patty and Larry Herd

BASALT — Classic rock, funk, R&B, and dance music live at Heather’s.

7:30 p.m. Friday, June 13

166 Midland Ave.

Admission: Free


Kanpai Sushi and Bar: Feeding Giants

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — New Castle acoustic duo Feeding Giants plays Kanpai Sushi.

7:30 p.m. Friday, June 13

3950 Midland Ave.

Admission: Free

Info: 230-9498 and

Steve’s Guitars: The T Sisters

CARBONDALE — Musical sisters Erika, Rachel and Chloe Tietjen return to Steve’s in support of their latest album, “Kindred Lines,” to sing their distinctive harmonies and a cappella songs.

8:30 p.m. Friday, June 13

19 N. Fourth St.

Info: 963-3304, and

Rivers Restaurant: Leonard Curry Trio

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — A fun mix of Americana music with Glenwood Springs’ own Leonard Curry Trio. No cover.

9 p.m. to midnight Friday, June 13

2525 S. Grand Ave.

Info: 928-8813 and

Stubbies: Jive Coulis

BASALT — This rock band based out of southern Oregon is a three-piece power trio echoing the old ways of rock n’ roll as part of their Drop the Hammer tour. No cover.

9 p.m. Friday, June 13

123 Emma Road, Suite 208


Wyly Art Center: “HOPE: Light is Within Us” by Michelle Lehman

BASALT — An opening reception for the “HOPE: Light is Within Us” exhibit by Michelle Lehman and art talk by professional artist Nancy Lovendahl, who mentored Lehman as part of the year-long Wyly Young Women’s Studio Mentorship Program. Exhibit runs through June 26.

5-7 p.m. Saturday, June 14

Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday

99 Midland Spur

Info: 927-4123 email and

Wyly Art Center: “Wheels, Wheels, Wheels”

BASALT — Chalk art competition in conjunction with Basalt’s Motors on Midland Annual Car Show. Prizes will be awarded to adults and children for favorite pieces using cars as a theme.

5-7 p.m. Saturday, June 14

Downtown Basalt

Info: 927-4123 email and

Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park: The Bobby Mason Band

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Performing the soulful sounds of Americana rock ‘n’ roll, classic hits, tight vocal harmonies and world-class guitar tones, Bobby Mason has worked with some of the top recording artists in the music industry. He will be joined by Hap Harriman, Bryan Savage and Haden Gregg.

6-10 p.m. (tram opens at 4) Saturday, June 14

51000 Two Rivers Plaza Road

Admission: Bring a canned food item after 4 p.m. for a free tram ride and show.


Glenwood Vaudeville Revue: New Summer Season

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — The Glenwood Vaudeville Revue is a two-hour, family-friendly theater show with professional talent performing a variety of comedy skits, jokes, high-energy dance numbers, novelty songs and new and original material such as an all-new rap, Gary’s Dramatic Readings, and more of the popular Babies act. Food from Glenwood restaurants, drinks and entertainment with show following.

6:30 p.m. Saturday, June 14, and 5:30 p.m. Sunday June 15

The Springs Theatre, 915 Grand Ave.

Admission: $16-$24

Info: 945-9699, and

Kanpai Sushi and Bar: Rauid Mor

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Rauid Mor plays Celtic music at Kanpai Sushi Saturday night.

7:30 p.m. Saturday, June 14

3950 Midland Ave.

Admission: Free

Info: 230-9498 and

Steve’s Guitars: Reina Del Cid

CARBONDALE — Steve’s week of diverse live music ends with this talented band from Minnesota, where they have made loyal fans. Expect high-energy folk rock from this touring band.

8:30 p.m. Saturday, June 14

19 N. Fourth St.

Info: 963-3304, and

The Black Nugget: Musuji and the 3 Ohms

CARBONDALE — From Denver, Musuji makes its Carbondale debut along with local rockers, the 3 Ohms.

9 p.m. Saturday, June 14

403 Main St.

Admission: Free

Info: 963-4498 and

Heather’s Savory Pies and Tapas Bar: Chris Phillips

BASALT — Musician Chris Phillips plays brunch in Basalt with live classical music by Bach, Bernstein, Tarrega, and other great composers. No cover.

10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, June 15

166 Midland Ave.



Glenwood Springs Downtown Market: Doctor Robert, the Beatles Tribute

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Not your everyday Beatles tribute band, Doctor Robert marks a new generation of tribute bands, bringing a thoroughly modern sound and feel to the Fab Four’s classics.

5:30-8 p.m. Tuesday, June 17

Centennial Park, Ninth and Grand Avenue

Admission: Free


Glenwood Vaudeville Review: Stand-Up Comedy Night

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — A Denver-based showcase of comedy headliners and top club acts including Troy Walker and Jordan Doll, hosted by comedian Stephen Agyei. Opening act is Glenwood Springs comic and Post Independent columnist April Clark.

Doors open 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. Thursday, June 19

915 Grand Ave.

Admission: $25 (show only, food and drinks available)

Reservations and info: 945-9699 and

Thunder River Theatre Company’s: “American Buffalo”

CARBONDALE — “American Buffalo” by David Mamet, known for his spectacular ability to create a street vernacular, runs June 20 through July 5 at TRTC. The story is set in a mysterious landscape in which there can never be any accuracy about what is true and what is illusion.

Preview night 7:30 p.m. Thursday, June 19

67 Promenade

Tickets and info: 963-8200 and

Harvest Pottery: Grand Opening

CARBONDALE — Harvest Pottery opens the doors to the Jail House Studio/Gallery for a grand opening celebration. New work, dessert selection, shoeshine stand, and live bluegrass from Kerek, Mateo and Paul will be featured. The historic jailhouse and cabin will be open to the public.

6:30 p.m. Friday, June 20

500 Weant Blvd.

Info: 963.2550, email,

New Ute Events Center: 101st Army Band

RIFLE — Patriotic music will consist of literature, marches and symphonic pieces with a “Salute to Veterans,” honoring those who have served with the playing of their respective service song.

7 p.m. Friday, June 20

132 E. Fourth St.

Admission: Free, and tickets are not required to attend

Info: (720) 318­8967, email and

Silt Historical Park: Geocache Picnic and the Porch Pickers

SILT — Geocache picnic for geocaching enthusiasts with music to start off a relaxed afternoon by the Porch Pickers. Bring lawn chairs. Donations appreciated.

3 p.m. Saturday, June 21

707 Orchard Ave.

Admission: Free

Info: Bill Smith at 618-4182

Town of Carbondale: Music and Movies at Third

CARBONDALE — Bike in and bring a lounge chair, blanket and costumes for the town of Carbondale’s Music and Movies at Third. The evening begins with the musical duo Hymn For Her, mixing juiced-up backwoods country blues and desert rock, followed by the original “Princess Bride” on the big screen. Film starts at dusk with a princess competition at 8:30 for the Most Original Princess costume. Young and old are encouraged to participate.

7 p.m. Sunday, June 22

Third Street Center backyard, 520 S. Third St.

Info: 963-1680, email and


CCAH: “Landscape and Landmarks”

CARBONDALE — “Landscapes and Landmarks” features landscape artists Mary Cervantes, Mary Noone, Charles O. Bailey, Greg Watts, Brian Colley, Mark Simpkins, Carrie Trippe, and Nicole Kinsler.

Third Street Center, CCAH R2 Gallery, 520 S. Third St.

Info:, and 963-1680

Carbondale Clay Center: “Carbondale Clay National IX: Aisthesis”

CARBONDALE — This national juried and invitational exhibition of ceramic art held annually at the Carbondale Clay Center Gallery that examines what becomes art and what comes of it through contemporary ceramics. The exhibit shows through June 26.

135 Main St.

Admission: Free

Info: 963-2529, e-mail, and

Colorado Mountain College (CMC) ArtShare: Ron Bimrose

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Painting and collage on paper by artist Ron Bimrose will be featured in the exhibit “Reclamation/Reformation.”

Gallery hours: weekdays 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturdays 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

(CMC) ArtShare gallery, 802 Grand Ave.

Admission: Free

Info: 947-8367 or

New Castle Recreation Dept.: Youth Dance Classes

NEW CASTLE — On Mondays in June, in partnership with ArtillumA Dance Company, New Castle Rec is offering dance classes for ages 3-9. Participants learn the basics of ballet, jazz and tap. Shoes provided.

423 W. Main St.

Fee: $120/14 weeks

Registration and info: 984-3352 and

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

219 W. Main St.

Admission: Free

Info: 984-0999 and

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

124 W. Sixth St.

Admission: Free

Info: e-mail and

Gallery 809: CMC Student Art Show

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Art exhibit featuring art by Colorado Mountain College students.

809 Grand Ave.

Admission: Free


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

647 Main St.

Admission: Free

Info: 704-1216 and

Camp Chair Productions: Storytelling Tuesdays

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Well-known master raconteur Jack Green shares his storytelling techniques.

Arrive at 6:30 p.m. with the bell ringing at 7 p.m., Tuesdays

4018 Sky Ranch Drive

Admission: $7.17 (more or less) or a pair of eye glasses with the lens to be donated to the Lions Club

Info: 618-0911

Rhythm & Grace Carbondale: Music and dance

CARBONDALE — Weekly class hosted by Aspen Santa Fe Ballet appropriate for anyone with Parkinson’s disease, no matter how advanced. Dance experience not required.

1-2 p.m. Wednesdays

Third Street Center, 520 S. Third St.

Register: (866) 718-2996 and

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

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

219 W. Main St.

Admission: Free

Info: 984-0999, and

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

817 Grand Ave., Glenwood Springs

399 Main St., Carbondale

Info:, 945-4817 and 963-3775

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

Third Street Center, 520 S. Third St.

Fee: Model’s fee

Info:, and 963-1680

Midland Arts Company: Local artists’ offerings

RIFLE — This cooperative gift shop features the work of the six artist-owners and about 30 additional local artists: handmade soaps and candles, fabric arts, iron work, original paintings, and turned-wood lamps, along with the already existing artisan jewelry and pottery.

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

110 E. Third St., Rifle, next to the Blush Salon

Info: and 625-3068

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