We're on a quest to help you understand public art’s role in your community, what it costs and whether it's worth it.
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'Artopia' kicks off in a few days too, along with a new performance by the Colorado Ballet. For that and more, check out this week's Colorado Arts Roundup.
A look at the assembly of an unusual keyboard instrument.
A racist video made by white students at a South African university that went viral in 2008 is the impetus for journalist Donna Bryson’s debut book, “It’s a Black White Thing.”
In that year, bands like Cream, the Jimi Hendrix Experience, and Big Brother & the Holding Company were making rock music history. Denver was an important stop on the concert circuit.
A conversation about science, music and the brain.
CPR’s Arts Bureau spoke to Denver Art Museum's first creative-in-residence, singer Lannie Garrett about American swing and others.
NPR Music announced the winner of its first Tiny Desk Concert contest today.
The youth education organization debuted its new guest speaker program with the renowned indie band.
This weekend's arts happenings around Colorado include a multi-media series on 20th Century mythologist Joseph Campbell and the Colorado New Play Summit.
Three performances of Puccini's classic are set for this weekend.
The inaugural Local Playwrights’ Slam on Saturday will feature readings of six new works getting their first exposure in front of an audience.
Throughout March, Denver composer Nathan Hall will create site-specific, interactive musical works inspired by the museum’s art collection and architecture.
The singer is tipping her hat to greats from Benny Goodman to Count Basie in her club, Lannie’s Clocktower Cabaret.