This week, CPR’s Arts Bureau explores the sights and sounds of the National Western Stock Show and a documentary on the World War II ski troopers who trained in Colorado.
All Arts Stories
Russian director Andrey Zvyagintsev says he was inspired by the story of Marvin Heemeyer, a Granby car mechanic who took revenge against his city by driving an armored bulldozer through the mountain town.
Tips from an auction ring man at the National Western Stock Show: "You don't smoke, you don't drink, or you don't chew tobacco."
Folk group SHEL, made up of four sisters, is generating buzz with new songs, self-produced videos and appearances on TV and movie soundtracks.
The artistic director of Stories on Stage talks to CPR about “Every Stanza Tells a Story,” a performance of live narrative poetry.
The exhibit at Denver's Leon Gallery features images of Nathaniel Rateliff, Esme Patterson, Gregory Alan Isakov and more.
This weekend's arts happenings around Colorado include MLK Day events and more.
Elias Santoyo learned how to use a lasso as a young boy roping cattle.
When fashion is so divided into male and female trends, deciding what to wear can put a lot of pressure on transgender teenagers.
"The Spirit Bird" is filled with colorful characters of the human -- and avian -- variety.
In 2012, arts and culture contributed more than $698 billion to the economy. That's about 4.32 percent of U.S. goods and services.
Annika Bennion says "having fun is really important" during fiddling competitions.