Week in the Arts - July 31, 2017

Jul 31, 2017


 

Welcome to the beginning of another week in the Roaring Fork Valley!

 

Theatre Aspen’s productions of “Hairspray,” “Sex with Strangers” and “The World According to Snoopy” continue this week. For show dates and times, visit theatreaspen.org.

 

Tonight, Thunder River Theatre Company’s Divo Cabaret presents Henry Award-winning performer Bob Moore. He brings his one-man cabaret show, “A Man of Many Hats, a Lifetime of Musical Theatre and Song” to the stage at 7:30 p.m. in Carbondale.

 

Tuesday, conceptual artist Lawrence Weiner will be giving an Artist Talk at 6 p.m. at the Aspen Art Museum.

 

Wednesday the Aspen Philharmonic Orchestra will perform in the Benedict Music Tent at 6 p.m.

 

Also on Wednesday, the final Summer of Music concert in Glenwood Springs will feature Peter Rowan at Two Rivers Park starting at 6:30 p.m.

 

Thursday, Explore Booksellers presents The New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman in conversation with Loren Jenkins about “Truth in Journalism in the Era of Fake News” in the Hotel Jerome Ballroom starting at 4 p.m.

 

Also Thursday, the Ann Korologos Gallery presents “America at Heart: Valleys to Peaks,” a solo exhibition of works by Dan Young, starting at 5 p.m. in Basalt.

 

And then Carbondale Arts will present an art talk and slideshow with the artists of the nonprofit’s current show “Rudis (Origin, Interpretation, Place)” in the R2 Gallery of The Launchpad. That talk begins at 5:30 p.m. Thursday.

 

On Thursday, Friday and Saturday, Stage of Life Theatre Company presents the musical Annie Get Your Gun at 7 p.m. at the Third Street Center in Carbondale with a matinee Sunday at 2 p.m.

 

Art Aspen returns to the Aspen Ice Garden Thursday through Sunday.

 

And The Arts Campus at Willits’ new space “The Temporary” opens Sunday with its first show being a showcase from Jessica Allossery, starting at 6:30 p.m. For more information, visit tacaw.org.

 

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