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For its ninth season, Circus Chimera proudly presents Alice In Wonderland, a magical reinterpretation of the beloved classic for all ages. Think you know the Mad Hatter, the White Rabbit and the Cheshire Cat? Think again! Circus Chimeras international cast are masters of showmanship, spectacle and illusion, recreating familiar characters in bold new acts that defy the laws of gravity, dazzling and delighting every member of your family. The show will be at 4:30 and 7:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 28, and Tuesday, Aug. 29, at the fairgrounds in Rifle. For more information go to

True Media Foundations presentation of History Under the Stars debuts at dusk Tuesday, Aug. 29, at Centennial Park. The documentary celebrates the lives and livelihood of Garfield County pioneers individuals and families who helped create and shape the areas communities. The video follows Glenwoods downtown market at the park. The public is invited to bring low chairs and blankets to watch the video under the evening stars and enjoy live music from Still Twitchin and T-Ray Becker.History Under the Stars is a project of True Media Foundation, a nonprofit organization that mentors area youth. A crucial aspect of this summer project is the youth who have worked on this video, learning all aspects of film production while creating a historical legacy of the region. A production crew of about 14 youth from Carbondale to Rifle have spent their summer working on the historical presentation.

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