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Arts & Entertainment Briefs


Redstone Art Center: Lanny Grant

REDSTONE — Lanny Grant landscape plein-air oil painting with artist reception.

Two-day plein-air / studio from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday featuring fall colors landscape oil painting workshop.

Free artist’s reception 5-7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20

173 Redstone Blvd.

Info: 963-3790, e-mail and

Hattie Thompson Restaurant:

Live music with Painters Stage

CARBONDALE — Original music by the Painters Stage duo, featuring Noemi and Kristof, local artists musicians and painters. No cover.

6-8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20

303 River Valley Ranch Road

Info: 963-0300, e-mail and

ACCESS 5Point Film On The Road:


CARBONDALE — Join 5Point Film for an evening of food from Town, tasty New Belgium Beer and inspiring adventure films.

6-10 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20 (films start at dark)

Fourth St. Plaza, downtown Carbondale

Admission: $5, 12 and younger Free


Mulligan’s at Rifle Creek: Live Music

RIFLE — Come help us welcome our special guest, Steve Williams. Steve is a local guitarist and bassist playing a variety of music including R & B, jazz, blues and rock. Dinner and drink specials will be available and there is no cover charge!

6:30–9:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20

3004 Highway 325

Info: 274-8855

Glenwood Vaudeville Revue: Summer season

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — A family-fun show with professional talent performing a variety of skits, jokes, high-energy dance numbers, novelty songs and original ideas. The show takes place weekends throughout the summer.

6:30-9:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20, and Saturday, Sept. 21; and 5:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 22

Masonic Lodge, 901 Colorado Ave.


Info: and 945-9699

Dance Initiative: “Fractures & Divides”

CARBONDALE — Original choreography exploring the wild and civilized performed by CoMotion: A Conscious Movement Project.

7:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20, and Saturday, Sept. 21

The Warehouse, 698 Merrill Ave.

Tickets: $10

Info: (859) 494-3126 and

True Nature Healing Arts:

Soul Dance with Robyn Hubbard

CARBONDALE — Expressive dance to awaken inner rhythm, with live drumming. No experience necessary, just a willingness to move.

7:30-9 p.m. Friday, Sept.20

100 N. Third St.

Info: 963-9900, e-mail and

Kanpai Sushi & Bar: Free live music

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — True country music from Caleb Dean and his friend and son. No cover.

7:30 p.m. Friday, Sept.20

3950 Midland Ave.


Steve’s Guitars:

The Austin Lounge Lizards

CARBONDALE — The Lizards have been making music in Austin for more than 33 years and have won Austin Music Awards five times, earning legendary status in that musical mecca. Check out their website for a better idea of this very talented acoustic string band.

8:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20

Tickets: $10

19 N. Fourth St.

Info: 963-3304, e-mail, and

Rivers Restaurant: Live Music Fridays

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Live local music featuring resort rock by Steve Skinner. No cover.

9 p.m. to midnight Friday, Sept. 20

2525 S. Grand Ave.

Info: 928-8813, e-mail, and

Black Nugget: Gerry Goodman Band

CARBONDALE — Playing music from the ’50s till today, Elvis to Buckcherry.

9:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20

403 Main St.

Info: 987-1966

Ramada Inn: Salsa Dance

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Come and have fun with DJ Salson and all the tropical rhythms, enjoy the best salsa dance place in the valley.

9:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20

124 W. Sixth St.

Info: 945-2500

Downtown Glenwood Springs: Saturday Shopping Night

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Saturday Shopping Night is a new event happening on Saturdays in September. Bring the whole family to downtown Glenwood Springs and enjoy an array of local entertainers performing around town.

Starting at 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21

Info: 309-7852, e-mail and

Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park: Music on the Mountain Concert Series

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Glenwood’s Missing Link Band incorporates blues, rock, country, rhythm and blues, and dance music into its shows, featuring Paul Barker on bass, Erik McPherson on guitar and vocals, Nick Kuhlmann on drums, and Holly Guerin and Kimberly Kwiatkowski on vocals.

Saturday, Sept. 21, cans-for-a-tram rides begin at 4 p.m.

Band plays 6-10 p.m.

51000 Two Rivers Plaza Road

Info: 800-530-1635, 945-4228, ext. 0, and

Silt Historical Park: Anita Witt and Her Rodeo

SILT — Anita Witt is back for a return performance with more music, tricks and western tales with her rodeo pals trick horses Jose Cuervo and Trigger and trick dog Spanky. Bring a lawn chair.

6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21

707 Orchard Ave.

Info: 876-5801 and

VJ’s Outlaw Ribbs: Gerry Goodman Band

PARACHUTE — Playing music from the ’50s till today, Elvis to Buckcherry.

7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21

315 E. First St.

Info: 285-1917

Luminous Journey:

‘Abdu’l-Bahá in America

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Luminous Journey celebrates the centenary of the travels of an Eastern sage, ‘Abdu’l-Bahá, to America, who shared his inspiring vision of America’s future. The film includes historic re-enactments shot at the Hotel Colorado and other Glenwood Springs sights. The filmmakers will be in attendance for a discussion after the screening.

7:30-9:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21

Hotel Colorado, 526 Pine St.

Info: 549-4853 and

Kanpai Sushi & Bar: Free live music

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Fun reggae rock from The Confluents. No cover.

7:30-10:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21

3950 Midland Ave.


Black Nugget: Powderhounds

CARBONDALE — Powderhounds will play psychedelic rock band jams at the Nugget in downtown Carbondale.

9 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21

403 Main St.

Info: 987-1966

The Bayou: Latino Night

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Dance night features Ranchera and Banda, traditional sounds of the Mexican culture from La Razza DJ Axel with high tech sound, video and lights. No cover.

10 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21

919 Grand Ave.

Info: 945-1047

Steve’s Guitars: Mad Anthony

CARBONDALE — This ferocious three-piece makes up Cincinnati’s volatile rock ’n’ roll unit, Mad Anthony.

8:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 22

Tickets: $10

19 N. Fourth St.

Info: 963-3304, e-mail, and


Ramada Inn: Monday Night Jazz

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — The Ramada Inn features jazz musician Pablo Gorra for Monday Night Jazz Jam Sessions.

7-9:30 p.m. Mondays

124 W. Sixth St.

Info: and 945-2500

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

New Castle Recreation Dept.: Youth Dance Classes

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


423 W. Main St.

Fee: $120/12 weeks, or $40/month on a payment plan

Registration and info: 984-3352 and

Thunder River Theatre Company: ‘Something Intangible’

CARBONDALE — Humming with humor and brimming with humanity, “Something Intangible” is a thinly veiled play about the genius of Walt Disney.

7:30 p.m. Thursday (preview), Sept. 26, Fridays, Sept. 27, and Oct. 4 and 11, and Saturdays, Sept. 28 and Oct. 5 and 12; and 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 6

Tickets: $22/adults, $12/students. Season tickets are $70/adults and $50/students

67 Promenade

Info: 963-8200 and

ACCESS 5Point Film On The Road: Glenwood Springs

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Join 5Point Film for an evening of food from The Pullman, tasty New Belgium Beer and inspiring adventure films.

6-10 p.m. Friday, Sept. 27 (films start at dark)

Two Rivers Park

Admission: $5, kids 12 and younger free



Gallery 809: Missy Prudden

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Gallery 809 proudly presents September guest artist, Missy Prudden.

Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday

809 Grand Ave.

Info: 945-0809


CARBONDALE — Artists from SAW (Studio for Arts & Works) take over CCAH with three-dimensional installations specifically designed for CCAH’s R2 Gallery. Hangs until Sept. 27.

Third Street Center, 520 S. Third St.

Info: 963-1680 and

Carbondale Clay Center: “Behind the Scenes”

CARBONDALE — September exhibition includes work from resident artists, staff, and board of directors and will be on display from Sept. 27. Free to the public.

135 Main St.

Info: 963-2529, e-mail and

Bluebird Café: “Through Nature’s Eye”

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Valley photographer Gay E. Moore showcases her love for her great-niece to bring together a photography show and benefit in “Through Nature’s Eye,” capturing scenes of everyday life. Newspapers captured the story of Moore’s great niece, Jessica Ridgeway, from her abduction to her murder, and now to the trial. Proceeds enable Moore to attend the trial with her family.

730 Grand Ave.

Info: 945-1025

CMC ArtShare Gallery: Photography by George Stranahan

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — An exhibit of black-and-white photographs by George Stranhan is on display at the Colorado Mountain College ArtShare Gallery, featuring his 1930s-classical-style portraits, landscapes and geometric imagery.

Through Sept. 25

802 Grand Ave.

Info: and 947-8367

CPAC: 11th “Art aRound Town” Sculptures

CARBONDALE — Featuring works by 14 artists from seven states, “Art aRound Town” is a rotating, year-long public art exhibition showcasing sculptures throughout own.

Various locations


Main Street Gallery: Regional artists

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — 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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