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This week, CPR’s Arts Bureau explores a new musical inspired by the 2009 Fort Collins “Balloon Boy” hoax and how books initially disliked can become favorites.
A new study released by the Colorado Business Committee for the Arts shows 17 percent growth in visitors to the metro area from outside Colorado since 2011.
Puppet artist Robin Walsh on bringing 'Les Elemens' to life.
A once-in-a-lifetime performance of a massive, overlooked composition.
An artfully crafted dinosaur head that mysteriously appeared on a sculpture in Durango is now in police custody.
This weekend's arts happenings around Colorado include Denver's annual Arts Week and a robot-centric art exhibition.
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Composer BJ Leiderman talks about writing the show's theme music and sings some of the lyrics that accompany that catchy tune.
In 2009, a bizarre news story unfolding in Fort Collins captivated then-11-year-old Billy Recce so much it inspired him to write a musical.
Voters strongly supported Ballot Measure 2A, a three-year, .3 percent tax projected to provide $27.6 million for cultural and public safety projects.
Award-winning Colorado-based authors Lisa Jones, Peter Heller and Helen Thorpe discuss books that initially turned them off, but then became favorites.
Offering more than 300 events, discounted tickets and a new fashion show, the city’s annual Arts Week aims to increase awareness of the metro area cultural scene and attract new audiences.
Preview artwork from the University of Denver's "Visual Trips" exhibit, and listen to a playlist of classic San Francisco psychedelic bands.
The world’s first major retrospective of the iconoclastic artist highlights his journal entries, prints, sound installations and more.