Arts

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Telluride’s Original Thinkers blends stories with art, music, movies, performances

“We hope people come out of this festival with not just clarity for what’s going on, but some fuel or juice to deal with everything and say ‘I can get out there make a positive impact,’” says organizer.

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Oliver Herring: From MOMA, the Guggenheim and the Hirshhorn to … Auraria?

The world renowned collaborative artist is bringing a 31-day experiment to a tiny gallery at the University of Colorado Denver because he says “art should be accessible”

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Colorado theater companies use drama and satire to confront racism without flinching

“Pass Over,” “Flame Broiled” aren’t easy plays, and you’ll hear the n-word, as Curious and Local Theatre take race head on

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From “RuPaul’s Drag Race,” to a comic book baron: Denver’s scene is a lesson in drag diversity

Yvie Oddly, 25, and Bettie Pages, 64, celebrate the liberating craft of self-expression that is drag, then and now -- everything from dirty street punk to classic glam

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Colorado’s oldest drive-in theater: 70 years of watching the stars, under the stars at The Star in Montrose

The Star is the nation’s oldest drive-in theater still owned and operated by the founding family, and one of nine drive-ins left in Colorado

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Jared Polis touts military projects as he tries to lure national museum and Space Command to Colorado

The state Capitol complex is a possible location for the National Medal of Honor Museum, and Colorado Springs is a probable site for U.S. Space Command

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For the small band of silent film musicians in Colorado, each accompaniment is unique

When there's no score, every movie becomes an ephemeral experience for artists and their audience

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Colorado’s forgotten beer boom 160 years ago shows parallels to today’s industry

The History Colorado Center’s “Beer Here!” exhibit offers a glimpse at the original beer movement in the state