If you are looking for something to do this weekend, CPR is here to help.
In our weekly segment, Arts Editor Chloe Veltman joins Elaine Grant on
Colorado Matters to talk about some of the weekend's best cultural happenings around the state.
The Breckenridge International Snow Sculpture Championships
(Photo: Courtesy of GoBreck by Nathan Bilow)
Jan. 21 - Jan. 25 (competition); sculptures on show, weather permitting, though Feb. 2
Artists from all over the world work in teams of four to build eye-catching works of art using the medium of snow. The awards ceremony begins at 3:30 p.m. on Saturday.
Friday, Jan. 24, 5:30 p.m.
McNichols Civic Center Building, Denver
Lighthouse Writers Workshop in Denver hosts a kick-off party at the McNichols Civic Center Building the Big Read literary program.
Friday, Jan. 24 - Cervantes Ballroom, Denver
Saturday, Jan. 25 - eTown Hall, Boulder
Colorado hip hop artist, Pries, makes stops in Denver and Boulder this week as part of his nationwide tour.
Jan. 17 - Feb. 16
(Tue. - Thu. 6:30 p.m. / Fri. & Sat. 7:30 p.m. / Sat. & Sun. 1:30 p.m. / Feb. 7 - 8, 8 p.m. only / Feb. 9, 6:30 p.m. only)
Space Theatre at Denver Performing Arts Complex
Marcus Gardley’s drama "Black Odyssey" melds together Greek characters and themes from Homer’s epic poem with modern African American culture.
Jan. 10 - Feb. 23
RedLine Gallery, Denver
The Transit of Venus is part of RedLine's She Crossed the Line project -- a year-long celebration of women in the arts.