Arts and Culture

Book Review: A Welcome Murder

Sep 25, 2018
amazon.com

It’s often said when it comes to literature, that spinning a good yarn can best be done when one writes about “the other”. The "other" being out of the ordinary human beings grasping by their fingernails at the very fringes of life.  Losers, stooges, lowlifes, users, manipulators and narcissists, these are the characters known in literature as “the other”.

Theater Review: CAKE

Sep 22, 2018
Michael Ensminger

No matter what "legal experts" and other corporate pundits may claim regarding the narrow grounds specified in the June 2018 Supreme Court ruling, Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission—that a Denver baker could refuse to make a wedding cake for two men—the fact is that the court opened the door for legalizing discrimination based on religious beliefs, despite the fact that, according to the Constitution, religious beliefs cannot override the law.

The Rocky Mountain National Watermedia (RMNW) exhibition, in its 45th year, is presented by Center for the Arts Evergreen (CAE) in Evergreen, Colorado. CAE is pleased to begin its second year of hosting this annual exhibition. RMNW attracts entrants and jurors from throughout the United States and is regarded as one of the top watermedia exhibitions in the country.

Door Open Denver invites you to get inside looks at some of Five Points’ historic buildings while taking in enriching arts and cultural experiences. Curated in partnership with RedLine, activities will highlight musicians, actors, dancers, storytellers and more! See Event Guide; check out the "Site Locations" section, KUVO Jazz is "Site 30" - you're cordially invited to stop by for a tour with music director Arturo Gómez.

El Grito de Lares on "La Nueva Voz" Sept. 23 at 8am

Sep 15, 2018

Jack Mudry hosts a special “La Nueva Voz” for “El Grito de Lares.”  “The Cry of the Lares” celebrates the rising up of Puerto Ricans against Spanish rule.  Scholar and author Luis Ponce Ruiz joins Jack for a bi-lingual hour of reflection, information and understanding, plus updates on the latest news from Puerto Rico and the recent wave of Puerto Rican immigration to Florida.  It’s KUVO’s original program on Latin American music and culture, Sunday at 8 a.m. only on KUVO Jazz.

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