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Submitted PhotoColorado Rocky Mountain School students Peter Goodwin, of Basalt, Allyssa Rodman, of Aspen, Chris Sibley, of Alpine, Texas, and Donielle Kaufman, of Aspen, star in the independent college-preparatory schools spring play Arsenic and Old Lace. The high-energy comedy is suitable for all ages and runs Friday and Saturday in the CRMS Barn at 1493 County Road 106 in Carbondale. The curtain rises at 8 p.m. Admission at the door: $6 for adults, $3 for seniors and children 12 and younger. For more information, call CRMS at 963-2562.

Crystal Theatre: May 13-19: Melinda and Melinda (PG-13) 8 p.m. May 13-15: The Chorus (PG-13) 5:45 p.m. Call 963-0633 to verify showtimes.Mall 3: May 13-19: The Hitchhikers Guide (PG) 7:30 p.m. daily, 9:55 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 12:15, 2:40 and 5:05 p.m. Saturday and Sunday; Monster In Law (PG-13) 7:45 p.m. daily, 10:05 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 12:45, 3:05 and 5:25 p.m. Saturday and Sunday; and House of Wax (R) 7:05 p.m. daily, 9:40 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 1:45 and 4:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. At the Glenwood Springs Mall in west Glenwood. Call 945-1400 to verify showtimes.Movieland: May 13-18: Unleashed (R) 1, 3:20, 6:45 and 9 p.m.; Monster In Law (PG-13) 12:30, 2:45, 5, 7:25 and 9:35 p.m.; Kicking and Screaming (PG-13) 12:40, 3, 5:05, 7:10 and 9:15 p.m.; Crash (R) 12:20, 3, 7 and 9:15 p.m.; Kingdom of Heaven (R) 12:40, 3:35, 6:30 and 9:25 p.m.; House of Wax (R) 1, 3:20, 6:45 and 9:35 p.m.; and The Hitchhikers Guide (PG) 12:20, 2:35, 4:55, 7:10 and 9:25 p.m. Tickets for Star Wars: Episode III Revenge of the Sith, starting Thursday, May 19, are on sale now. At the stoplight in El Jebel. Call 920-1300 to verify showtimes.Springs Theatre: Kingdom of Heaven (R) 7 and 9:30 p.m. daily and 1 and 3:30 p.m. weekends. Call 945-4000 to verify showtimes. May 19: Midnight showing of Star Wars: Episode III Revenge of the Sith.Rifle Creek Theatre: May 13-26: Kicking and Screaming (PG) 7 and 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 3 p.m. Sunday, and 7 p.m. Sunday through Thursday. Call 625-2323 to verify showtimes.

Haden Gregg and Kelly Michel, 6 p.m. Friday, Two Rivers Cafe, BasaltChip Taylor and Carrie Rodriquez, Friday, doors open at 8 p.m., and show starts at 8:30 p.m., Steves 55th Birthday Party Jam, 8 p.m. Saturday, Steves Guitars, 19 N. Fourth St., Carbondale. Cover $20. Information: 963-3304Local Band Showcase featuring The Jack Tripper Trio, Paleface, Soulfeel and Sector 7G, 7:30 p.m. Friday, Buffalo Valley, Glenwood Springs. Cost: $7.Marty Martinez and friends, 9 p.m. Friday, Rivers Restaurant, no coverThe Coyote Gospel, bluegrass, rock, folk and jam-based music, 9 p.m. Friday, Black Nugget, CarbondaleBilly and the Rattlers, 9 p.m., Friday and Saturday, OLearys, Rifle. Classy Karaoke, 9 p.m. every Wednesday, Thursday and SundayAlan Cotton, acoustic rock and originals, 2 p.m. Saturday, Hurricane Grill (formerly the Ship of Fools), CarbondaleMelody Hartman, folk, blues and standards, 6-9 p.m. Saturday, Creekbend Bistro, 121 E. Third, Rifle. Information: 625-3131Gwen Hill and Band and Eric Brors, 8-10 p.m. Saturday, live at the Dish, 1817 Medicine Bow Court, Silt, and on 95.5 the River. Information: 876-0583International recording artist John Adams, 3-4 p.m. Sunday, Centennial Park, Ninth and Grand, downtown Glenwood Springs.Off the Grid, four-piece acoustic band, 8-10 p.m. Wednesday, Glenwood Musics Wednesday Night Live, 928-8628Todd Johnson, traditional acoustic blues and slide guitar, 7 p.m. Friday, May 20, Sacred Grounds Coffeehouse, http://www.krazykool.com/bluesPiano with Walt Smith and friends, 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Sopris Restaurant, Glenwood Springs. Information: 945-7771Doc Eason, Wednesday nights, Ricks Steakhouse, Midland Avenue, BasaltAll That Karaoke with DJ Lisa, 9 p.m. Wednesdays, the Hideout, ParachuteGrover Duffield and friends, 8 p.m. Thursdays, Grill at the Redstone Inn. Information: 963-2526Big Daddy Lee & the Kingbees, eclectic and electric blues, 10 p.m. Fridays, Jimmys an American Restaurant and Bar, Aspen. Information: 925-6020

The sixth annual Rocky Mountain Student Filmfest, 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the Glenwood Springs High School auditorium. The student-run filmfest attracts student filmmakers from Aspen to Steamboat to Grand Junction. Tickets: $5 at the door. Information: http://www.rmsfilmfest.org or Kitty Riley at 384-5963.Colorado Rocky Mountain School presents its spring play, Arsenic and Old Lace at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Admission at the door: $6 for adults, $3 for seniors, and children 12 and younger. CRMS Barn, 1493 County Road 106, Carbondale. Information: 963-2562.Laurie Loeb and Rhythms of the Heart will present a beginning and intermediate doumbek workshop from 2-5 p.m. Saturday at the Missouri Heights School, County Road 102, south of Carbondale. Doumbeks will be available for rent and sale. Information: Laurie, 963-2798.Cajun Clay Night returns to the Carbondale Clay Center at 5 p.m. Saturday. Enjoy a Cajun band, dancing, DJ, kids games, costume contest, Crocodillyicios cake, live and silent auctions, cash bar, food and gumbo from Russets. $40 advance for adults, $30 for children.Friends of the Glenwood Springs Branch Library, 413 Ninth St., continue their spring used book sale through Saturday. Hours are: 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Friday, and 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday. The library will accept donations for the sale during its normal hours. Information: 945-5958.The rescheduled Earth Day awareness event, 3-4 p.m. (weather permitting) Sunday at Centennial Park, Ninth and Grand, in downtown Glenwood Springs. John Adams will perform a free concert. There will also be a park clean-up during the event.Friends of the Performing Arts will meet at 7 p.m. Monday at the Glenwood Springs Community Center. Information: Judy ODonnell, 945-7149.The community schools of Carbondale and Aspen invite all Roaring Fork Valley artists to apply to the Third Annual Artists Studio Tour. Deadline is June 5. The tour is Oct. 15-16. Applications will be mailed to prospective artists and are also available at the Carbondale Community School or Aspen Community School in May.Carbondale, along with Carbondale Council for Arts & Humanities, KDNK and Steves Guitars, needs volunteers to help with 2005 Summer Series of Live Music performances. The series will feature various styles and free performances including pop, rock, folk, jazz and blues for free in downtown Carbondale. Information: 704-4114 or 963-1680.Friday the 13th could be your lucky night: Join the Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts, 601 E. Sixth St., for Texas Hold em Night at 5 p.m. There will be a $55 tax-deductible at the door, and snacks and libations. Information: 945-2414.Save the date for the next Glenwood Springs Community Contra Dance at the Masonic Lodge, Ninth and Colorado Avenue on Saturday, June 4. Dances include circles, contras, squares, waltzes and other couples dances. Experience and partners are optional. Dances begin at 7:30 p.m., and the cost is $7. Live music by the Last Minute String Band and friends. Information: Don at 945-0350.The Glenwood Springs Community Center offers dance classes with Lesly Adams on Friday nights. Classes are open to adults 18 and older. The schedule includes: beginning Latin dances (cha-cha, rhumba, salsa, merengue) 7-8 p.m.; intermediate cha-cha, 8-9 p.m.; and intermediate salsa, 9-10 p.m. Each four-week dance session is $24 per person for Glenwood Springs residents, $30 per person for nonresidents, $43 per resident couple and $48 per nonresident couple. Drop-in rates are $7 per resident, $8 per nonresident. Call 384-6301 to register.

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