Colorado Springs gets upscale rooftop dining spot | Arts & Entertainment

Colorado Springs gets upscale rooftop dining spot |  Arts & Entertainment

Lumen8 Rooftop Social, 402 S. Tejon St., will be a contemporary restaurant and bar on the eighth floor of the dual-branded Springhill Suites by Marriott and Element by Westin, with plans to open this spring. According to press material, the cuisine will focus on ingredients from local purveyors such as mushrooms from Microvora, bison from … Read more

Big weekend ahead and busy summer planned for Rivers Casino & Resort entertainment – ​​The Daily Gazette

Big weekend ahead and busy summer planned for Rivers Casino & Resort entertainment – ​​The Daily Gazette

Putting down $20 at the roulette table may be an exciting proposition, but there are other options at Rivers Casino & Resort that offer a much better chance at success. “There are plenty of people who don’t enjoy gambling, and we have to make sure we continue to let them know that we are a … Read more

Full and not so simple: Painting festival returns | Arts & Theater

Full and not so simple: Painting festival returns |  Arts & Theater

The Arts Council of Kern’s first big project of the year is the 2022 Plein Air Painting Festival. Starting on Tuesday, the multiday event will bring five artists to join two local ones for a number of activities and, of course, painting. Elizabeth Spavento, the Arts Council’s new executive director, said she’s excited to bring … Read more

A new direction for the Arts Council of Kern | Entertainment

A new direction for the Arts Council of Kern |  Entertainment

If change is the order of the day, then the Arts Council of Kern is full steam ahead. With the appointment of a new executive director earlier this year and a new team on board, the organization is poised to shake up the local art scene. The seismic shift is less anarchy than democracy, according … Read more

Equinox Theater promises to come back changed for the better | Arts & Entertainment

Equinox Theater promises to come back changed for the better |  Arts & Entertainment

Emily Ebertz, Derek Helsing and Chelsea O’Grady in Equinox Theatre’s ‘Evil Dead, the Musical’ in 2019. The company will be back next month after a controversy over its handling of a sexual-misconduct allegation. Courtesy Equinox Theater One of the uglier chapters in Colorado theater history may be coming to a sort of redemptive ending with … Read more

Ireland Baldwin ‘couldn’t be happy’ after cosmetic surgery | Arts & Entertainment

Ireland Baldwin 'couldn't be happy' after cosmetic surgery |  Arts & Entertainment

Country United States of AmericaUS Virgin IslandsUnited States Minor Outlying IslandsCanadaMexico City, United Mexican StatesBahamas, Commonwealth of theCuba, Republic ofDominican RepublicHaiti, Republic ofJamaicaAfghanistanAlbania, People’s Socialist Republic ofAlgeria, People’s Democratic Republic ofAmerican SamoaAndorra, Principality ofAngola, Republic ofAnguillaAntarctica (the territory South of 60 deg S)Antigua and BarbudaArgentina, Argentine RepublicArmeniaArubaAustralia, Commonwealth ofAustria, Republic ofAzerbaijan, Republic ofBahrain, Kingdom ofBangladesh, … Read more

Coachella 2022: The co-founder of Lollapalooza, a college student, a 91X radio DJ and more weigh in

Coachella 2022: The co-founder of Lollapalooza, a college student, a 91X radio DJ and more weigh in

The Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival became a cultural phenomenon years before it was name-checked in the Oscar-winning 2019 film “Black Panther.” Or, as 20-year-old 2020 Grammy Awards queen Billie Eilish put it: “Everybody knows what Coachella is. Even if you don’t care about music, you know.” Dormant in 2020 and 2021 because of … Read more

Gala for Performing Arts Center coming up on April 30 | Community News

Gala for Performing Arts Center coming up on April 30 |  Community News

BENNINGTON — The Bennington Performing Arts Center, home of Oldcastle Theater Company, will host a fundraising gala on April 30 to mark the 50th anniversary of live professional theater in town. It will be held at the Mount Anthony Country Club starting at 6 pm, and will include a sit-down dinner, open bar, entertainment, and … Read more

Prospect | Kano Sansetsu’s folding screen at Harvard illustrates the legendary story of the Chinese calligrapher Wang Ziyou

Prospect |  Kano Sansetsu's folding screen at Harvard illustrates the legendary story of the Chinese calligrapher Wang Ziyou

When Wang Ziyou woke in the middle of the night, a moon was peeking through the mist. Wang poured himself a glass of wine, recalled a poem he knew, and then decided, on impulse, to visit his friend Dai Andao. What happened next is possibly my favorite story of all time. Or at least this … Read more

‘No limit’ to printmaking creativity | Arts & Entertainment

'No limit' to printmaking creativity |  Arts & Entertainment

by ALEXANDRA RETTER After just a few hours at a printmaking class, Jen Benson didn’t want to leave. Today, she continues to appreciate the surprises that come with this form of art. “There’s no limit to creativity. It’s something where you can sit at that press for hours and hours and create image after image,” … Read more