CPR’s Arts Bureau examines the role of comedy in the “Film on the Rocks” series, a Denver choreographer shares stories of her friendship with the late Maya Angelou, and more.
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Our arts editor Chloe Veltman takes a look at the events happening in live music, aerial dance, performance art and more for the weekend of May 29 - June 1.
Angelou refused to speak for much of her childhood and revealed the scars of her past in her groundbreaking memoir, I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. She opened doors for black and female writers.
In this installment of our Book Club series, award-winning Colorado-based authors Lisa Jones, Peter Heller and Helen Thorpe discuss books by Virginia Woolf, Ernest Hemingway and T.H. White.
Rolling Stone music writer Steve Knopper previews Colorado’s summer rock and pop concerts.
A new membership program aims to expose young professionals to a variety of Denver’s cultural institutions and events.
The "People We Know" concert focuses on the group's composer friends.
At Red Rocks’ summer movie series, Denver comedian Sam Tallent will go from performing before 100 people to nearly 10,000.
Civic gem or urban relic? The Denver Performing Arts Complex, built for a different era of American life, is trying to figure out its role in the changing city.
The Colorado Art Report: Remembering Andy Warhol, the fate of the Denver Performing Arts Complex and more
CPR’s Arts Bureau explores the city’s proposals for the Denver Center for the Performing Arts Complex, a local photographer’s friendship with Andy Warhol and more.
The sale and use of marijuana is now legal -- sort of -- and cultural presenters are grappling with the law as they work to blend pot smoking with arts programming.