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Dec 15th - Dec 17th
Event
Fri 12/15 • 9:00 AM
Boulder International Fringe Festival • Boulder
Get Ready! 2018 Boulder Fringe Applications Launch This Friday, December 15th at 9:00am! EARLY BIRD SPECIAL!!! First 25% of slots in each category are first come, first served. The rest will be entered into the general lottery to be drawn in February at the public Fringe Lottery Drawing. So apply early and be...
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Exhibit
Fri 12/15 • 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Naropa University Nalanda Campus • Boulder
David Alcantar is an American artist currently residing and working in San Antonio, Texas. Born in the border town of Laredo, Texas, David moved to San Antonio at age 5. Alcantar’s formal art instruction began at San Antonio College, which emphasized self-discipline and conceptualization. Balancing Fragile...
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Fri 12/15 • 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Naropa University Paramita Gallery • Boulder
Through Dec 17, 2017 Reception: Nov 10 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. Charli Ornett has been interested in how words and pictures go together since she was a kid and drew all the characters and landscapes of the novels she wanted to write before ever putting a word to the page. For obvious reasons this English major gravitated to...
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Fri 12/15 • 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Naropa University Nalanda Campus • Boulder
Through December 17, 2017 Opening: October 13, 5:30 - 8:00 p.m. White Cube Gallery 6287 Arapahoe, Boulder Gallery Hours: M-F 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Michael A. Franklin, chair of the Naropa University graduate art therapy program, has practiced and taught in various academic and clinical settings since 1981....
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Class (drop-in)
Fri 12/15 • 9:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Roxwood Studio • Boulder
FALL FUN WITH PAINT BOULDER PROCESS PAINTING.... Please contact me if you want to participate in this creative JOURNEY! No painting experience expected or required. Janat Horowitz 303 656-8835 Send your check to save your place for $225 (includes materials) to: Janat Horowitz, 895 Roxwood Lane, Unit B,...
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Exhibit
Fri 12/15 • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Fort Collins Museum of Art • Fort Collins
Salvador Dalí (1904 – 1989) & Pablo Picasso (1881- 1973) are two of the most well-known artists in all of 20th century art. For both, aspects of their personal lives and outsized personalities sometimes overshadowed their large creative output. Both were master draftsmen, creative pioneers in many...
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Fri 12/15 • 10:00 AM
Denver Public Library • Denver
This November, in partnership with the Denver Public Library, Gallery 1261 presents Legacy, an exhibition of works by some of the most prominent painters working in the field of realism today. Curated by Anthony Waichulis this historic exhibition aims to not only highlight these artists’ immense skill and...
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Exhibit
Fri 12/15 • 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Lafayette Public Library • Lafayette
Recent Encaustic Mixed Media Art by Shaun Minné
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Event
Fri 12/15 • 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Louisville Center for the Arts • Louisville
LAA is excited to host our Winter Members Art and Crafts Show and Sale. There will be fine arts, crafts, jewelry, photography and much more. All pieces are available for purchase. Event runs from Dec 14 – Dec 17 at the Louisville Center for the Arts, 801 Grant Ave, Louisville, CO. Please join us for the...
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Exhibit
Fri 12/15 • 12:00 PM
Abend Gallery • Denver
In its 27th year running, this December the Annual Holiday Miniatures Show at Abend is an exhibition for everyone. With work from a wide range of artists, from emerging to well-established, and spanning multiple genres, art appreciators of all types will delight in this engaging and long-standing exhibition which...
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Event
Fri 12/15 • 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Highland City Club • Boulder
Join us for our weekly social Happy Hour featuring delicious hors d'oeuvres by our local chef, Maria, and hand-crafted cocktails as curated by our staff! We feature local artists and musicians every so often as well. Our happy hours serve to build community amongst our eclectic, powerful, and dynamic membership...
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Performance
Fri 12/15 • 6:00 PM
Candlelight Dinner Playhouse • Johnstown
Johnstown, CO (CDP) The Candlelight Dinner Playhouse is proud to present Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, adapted from Disney’s iconic 1991 animated movie masterpiece. This theatrical version – with music by Alan Menken, lyrics by Howard Ashman and Tim Rice, and a book by Linda Woolverton –...
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Performance
Fri 12/15 • 6:00 PM
Dairy Arts Center, Performance Space • Boulder
Join us for an evening of theater and dance premiering the exquisite work of Seattle choreographer, Wade Madsen. Featured performers: Wade Madsen, Nancy Cranbourne, Katie Elliott, Patti Dobrowolski, Bella Betts, Craig Bushman, and The Kidz. Dance Beasts: Lauren Beale, Allison Blakeney, Sumi Clements, Amelia Ferrie,...
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Performance
Fri 12/15 • 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Floorspace • Boulder
Dog Dance is an on-going performance series of improvised dance solos created and performed by Joanna Rotkin of Joanna and The Agitators with Directorial Guidance by Andrew Marcus, The Disappearance Project. It is performed the 3rd Friday of every month from 7-8pm at Floorspace Studio, 1510 Zamia Avenue, #101. This...
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Performance
Fri 12/15 • 7:00 PM
Niwot HS Auditorium • Niwot
The Classic Holiday tale of Clara and her Nutcracker prince as they travel through the land of sweets comes to life on stage at Niwot HS Auditorium! Centennial State Ballet is proud to present our 16th annual production of The Nutcracker with full sets, costumes, lighting and original score by Tchaikovsky. Musical...
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Benefit/Fundraiser
Fri 12/15 • 7:00 PM
Eldorado Springs Art Center • Eldorado Springs
Would you rather go to a boring office party or... The VAGINA CHINA LAUNCH PARTY with Burlesque Performances by the Brazen Broad Society & Beats by Joel Davis, decadent chocolates, a cash bar and more.... Dec. 15th 7-12midnight at the amazing Eldorado Springs Art Center 21+ $10 suggested donation funds to...
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Performance
Fri 12/15 • 7:30 PM
The BiTsy Stage • Denver
Adapted by Jeri Franco, Samantha McDermott and Patti Murtha Directed by Samantha McDermott Oh what a tangled web we’ll weave! There are many accounts told of Anansi, the African trickster who often shows up as a spider and is considered to be the spirit who possesses the knowledge of all stories. Join us as we...
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Performance
Fri 12/15 • 7:30 PM
Dairy Arts Center, Grace Gamm Theatre • Boulder
Do you have a love-hate relationship with the Nutcracker and Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer? Would you rather gouge your eyes out than try to drag your tweens to another production of A Christmas Carol? This holiday season, take them to Every Christmas Story Ever Told (and then some!), and your family will worship...
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Performance
Fri 12/15 • 7:30 PM
Broomfield Auditorium • Broomfield
Boulder Chamber Orchestra presents "A Gift of Music", featuring Rodrigo's "Guitar Concerto", De Frumerie's "Pastoral Suite", Elgar's "Sospiri, Op 70" and Schubert's "Symphony No. 5". Featuring Cobus Du Toit (flute) and Chaconne Klaverenga (guitar).
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Performance
Fri 12/15 • 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
St. John's Episcopal Church • Boulder
Ars Nova ignites the dark of Winter with pasionate music of the season. The Singers will present an eclectic program of familiar, traditional Holiday songs and never-before-heard works. Our special guest: the wonderful guitarist Nicolo Spera. Four performances: Dec. 9 (Longmont), Dec. 10 (Denver), Dec. 14 and...
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Performance
Fri 12/15 • 7:30 PM
John Hand Theater • Denver
by William Gibson Directed by Peter J. Hughes This classic tells the story of Annie Sullivan and her student, blind and mute Helen Keller. “The Miracle Worker” dramatizes the volatile relationship between the lonely teacher and her charge. Trapped in a secret, silent world, unable to communicate, Helen...
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Performance
Fri 12/15 • 7:30 PM
Avenue Theater • Denver
The Sack is Back. For the ninth straight year Santa’s Big Red Sack is returning to the Avenue Theater once again skewering all the things we hold dear in the sketch comedy billed as "The holiday show you shouldn't take your kids to." Santa's Big Red Sack has become an annual tradition for those...
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Performance
Fri 12/15 • 7:30 PM
Avenue Theater • Denver
COMEDYSPORTZ COMES TO THE AVENUE THEATER BEGINNING OCTOBER 20 The Avenue Theater presents ComedySportz of Denver. This is the original improvised comedy show played liked a sporting event. Produced and Directed by Dave and Jane Shirley (Rattlebrain Theater, Santa’s Big Red Sack, ODDVILLE: a love story?) and...
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Performance
Fri 12/15 • 7:30 PM
Longmont Theatre Company • Longmont
Music and Lyrics by Harry Connick, Jr. Book by Lauren Gunderson and Andres Fishman Director Christina Roberts Based on Grammy-winner Harry Connick, Jr.’s original song, this family comedy follows Eubie, the happiest elf at the North Pole. On Christmas Eve, he sees something strange in the town of Bluesville....
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Performance
Fri 12/15 • 7:30 PM
Vintage Theatre • Aurora
Music and Lyrics by Jason Robert Brown Book by Andrew Bergman Directed by Bernie Cardell Music Direction by Eric Weinstein Choreography by Jeffrey Parizotto Through December 17, 2017 Based on the classic 1992 film comedy, “Honeymoon In Vegas” tells the story of commitment-phobe Jack Singer, his not-so...
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Performance
Fri 12/15 • 8:00 PM
Dairy Arts Center, Performance Space • Boulder
Join us for an evening of theater and dance premiering the exquisite work of Seattle choreographer, Wade Madsen. Featured performers: Wade Madsen, Nancy Cranbourne, Katie Elliott, Patti Dobrowolski, Bella Betts, Craig Bushman, and The Kidz. Dance Beasts: Lauren Beale, Allison Blakeney, Sumi Clements, Amelia Ferrie,...
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Exhibit
Fri 12/15 • All Day Event
Loveland Museum • Loveland
Amore Eterno Exhibit opens October 26, at the Loveland Museum in the Foote Gallery. Armando Silva uses his artistic platform to pursue his passion and purpose – believing in a responsibility within his community to lead, educate and give back. He paints his portraits to tell stories while in his studio or on...
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Exhibit
Fri 12/15 • All Day Event
The Collective Community Arts Center • Lafayette
The East Boulder County Artists Winter Exhibit will be at The Collective from November 2 through January 3. East Boulder County Artists (EBCA) is excited and pleased to announce this partnership, which will feature a showing of the work of our community of visual artists and a workshop for local artists. This...
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Exhibit
Fri 12/15 • All Day Event
Dairy Arts Center, Polly Addison Gallery • Boulder
In the Polly Addison Gallery **Reception: December 8, **5-7pm. Free & open to the public. $5 suggested donation. Solo exhibition of the Less Ephemeral series by Marco Pinter (CA). Pinter explores the ephemeral, impermanent nature of dance and attempts to find areas of permanence through thermal photography of...
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Fri 12/15 • All Day Event
Dairy Arts Center, MacMillan Family Lobby • Boulder
MacMillan Family Lobby and Hand-Rudy Gallery Reception: December 8, 5-7pm. Free & open to the public. $5 suggested donation. ​Solo exhibition by Joel Swanson; based in Denver, Colo. and represented by David B. Smith Gallery. ​Marginalia explores the fundamental but often unnoticed structures of language. Paper,...
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Fri 12/15 • All Day Event
Dairy Arts Center, McMahon Gallery • Boulder
In the McMahon Gallery Reception: December 8, 5-7pm. Free & open to the public. $5 suggested donation. A group exhibition examining human presence and movement in space and time. All works are created using the artist’s or dancers’ bodies in an attempt to both record and examine the ephemeral nature...
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Exhibit
Fri 12/15 • All Day Event
Naropa University Nalanda Campus • Boulder
A Culminating Thesis Exhibition by Darius Khonsary Darius Khonsary's extraordinary installation re-creates an ordinary room that asks the visitor to accept the reality that is seen before them. Don't miss this exhibition - show runs from December 11 - December 16, 2017 in the Lounge Gallery on the Nalanda Campus.
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