Arts & Culture

Arts & Culture

Stay updated on everything to know about the local art and culture.

Local band The River Arkansas

Flowing With The River Arkansas

“You can’t step into the same River Arkansas twice,” a fan commented on a recent Saturday night at Front Range BBQ in Old Colorado...
josh mabe, wood master of twenty1five

Josh Mabe Is the Wood Whisperer

One weekend in 2014, Michael Alexander turned down tickets to a Broncos game—in New York, via private jet—to look at dining tables in Palmer...
santa listens to christmas music with headphones

12 Days of Christmas Music

Everyone seems to have relatively strong feelings about holiday music. The ubiquitous soundtrack to the season seems to get worse in shopping malls, restaurants...
Ladyfingers Letterpress' 1904 letter press.

Ladyfingers Letterpress: To the Letter

Arley-Rose Torsone and Morgan Calderini have been busy birthing big projects this year. The first, which opened in June, is their relocated-from-Rhode Island business Ladyfingers...
holiday parade poster, decorating christmas tree

Your Colorado Springs Holiday Fun Guide

‘Tis the season to spread holiday cheer and celebrate with those nearest and dearest to you. We’ve all got our favorite traditions, but if...
Frame by Frame, one of the many films at RMWFF

Must-See Films at Rocky Mountain Women’s Film Festival

When the 29th annual Rocky Mountain Women’s Film Festival kicks off Nov. 11-13, it will bring 43 films to Colorado Springs centered around women...
generation startup film at rocky mountain women's film festival

Q&A: Filmmaker Cynthia Wade on the Rocky Mountain Women’s Film Festival

What’s better than a weekend of binge-watching movies or TV series? A leading film festival in your backyard. The Rocky Mountain Women’s Film Festival (RMWFF)...
Susan Peiffer is Pikes Peak poetry laureate.

Susan Peiffer Creates Poetry for the People

The freshest regional poetry ambassador, Susan Peiffer, is no stranger to the spotlight. On stage, she is an artist weaving a spell over her...
Performers teach math through dance.

Ormao Dance Company: Full Range of Motion

Walk into Ormao Dance Company’s downtown Spruce Street studios, and depending on the day and time, you might find 4-year-olds practicing pliés and 50-somethings...
textiles west fiber art tactile event poster

Textiles West Opens the World of Fiber Art

There’s a new collaborative at Cottonwood Center for the Arts that’s putting fiber art on the map. Textiles West will provide working and educational...