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February 2015 • Online Edition
 

PROFILE ONLINE: Check out our flipbook

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PUBLISHER:
"Thanks" just barely covers the years

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BUSINESS: CC Sears / Red Coral shut their doors

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PEOPLE:
Lewark finds life energy between the bones

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READER'S PEN: Factory farming's first deception

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REP VIEW: Reality check: Colorado's draft water plan

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Acoustic/Eclectic | Print |  E-mail

Celtic Events, at Soiled Dove Underground, 7401 E. 1st Ave., presents: Let’s Go Tour with Alan Doyle, Wed., Feb. 25, 7p.m. (doors 6p.m.). After 20 years performing recording 5 Gold and 4 Platinum albums, your band goes on a hiatus – What’s a guy to do? Great Big Sea’s front man and lead vocalist Doyle decided to write a memoir, continue his impressive acting career, make a rocking new CD So Let’s Go! and put a new band together and go on tour. Hear one of Canada’s most treasured musicians and storytellers at this all ages show.

     Tickets:soileddove.com, 303-830-9214.

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Classical/Choral | Print |  E-mail
Augustana Arts at Augustana Lutheran Church, 5000 E. Alameda Ave., presents: Choral Elite Festival 2015, Fri., Feb. 20, 7:30p.m. Premier voices of three area high schools – “Sounds of Bear Creek,” Cherry Creek’s “Meistersingers” and “Girls 21” and Arvada West “Varsity Men’s Chorus” join together for a festival of song. Tickets: $15; $10 senior/student; $5 ages 5-12.

 

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Jazz/Blues | Print |  E-mail
Dazzle Restaurant, 930 Lincoln St., presents: On Tues., Feb. 10, 7p.m. – Stickman’s Microtonal Power Trio – as Downbeat magazine notes, “... a supernatural source of variations in the Blues scale,” featuring Thomas Blomster, batterie; Ron Bland, 19-tone bass; Neil Haverstick, 19 & 34-tone guitars. $10 cover.

 

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Rock & Roll | Print |  E-mail

Bluebird Theater, 3317 E. Colfax Ave., presents: Feb. 7, Wild Child; 9, Todd Snider; 10, Cursive; 12, RAH; 13, Mountain Standard Time; 14, Ariel Pink; 15, Hot Soup; 17, Kina Grannis; 18, Saints of Valory; 19, Stelth Ulvang; 20, Cash’d Out (Johnny Cash tribute); 21, Hundred Waters; 26, Theophilus London; 27, Milo Greene; 28, Houndmouth; March 2, Flight Facilities; 3, Prhyme.

    Info: 303-322-2308, bluebirdtheater.net.

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Dance | Print |  E-mail

Newman Center Presents, at Newman Center for the Performing Arts at DU, 2344 E. Iliff Ave., presents: Aspen Santa Fe Ballet – European aesthetics of classicism and refinement pulse with an infusion of American vigor and energy, and the unique spirit of the American West emerges victorious. Shows Sat., Feb. 21, 7:30p.m. & Sun., 22, 2p.m. Tickets: ($23-62): box office, 303-871-7720 or newmantix.com.

 
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Avenue Theater, 417 E. 17th Ave., presents: 5 Lesbians Eating a Quiche – small-town center, circa 1956, hosts the annual quiche breakfast of the Susan B. Anthony Society for the Sisters of Gertrude Stein. Lady officers bedecked in Easter-egg colors and pert pastel hats promenade through a bleakly cheerful community center, enthusing on floral displays and quiche arrays as they work the aisles. Showings  Fri.-Sat., Feb. 6-7, 7:30p.m., Thur.-Sat., 12-15, 7:30p.m.

     Tickets & info for all showings: 303-321-5925 or avenuetheater.com.

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Film | Print |  E-mail

ArgusFest Film Series (Tuesdays at Mutiny Information Cafe, 2 S. Broadway; Thursdays at Mercury Cafe, 2199 California St.) presents: Documentary films at 7p.m. dealing with issues of conscience, followed by audience discussion (unless noted).

     Feb. 10, Citizen Four (Edward Snowden and NSA spying scandal); 17, King Leopold’s Ghost (Belgium’s brutal colonial history in Congo); 19, Urbanized(issues surrounding city design); 24, Urban Fruit (city dwellers growing food in LA). $5 suggested donation to continue this long-running and thoughtful series.

     Email: This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it or 303-669-7286 to be added to email list.

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Galleries | Print |  E-mail
Abecedarian Gallery, 910 Santa Fe Dr., presents: Artists’ Book Cornucopia VI, an international juried exhibition highlighting the diversity of art and craft in the book arts genre. Opening reception: Fri., Feb. 20, 6-8p.m.

     In the Reading Room: Candace Hicks with hand-sewn books, prints & drawings.

     Info: abecedariangallery.com or 720-282-4052.

 

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