Telluride Festivals and Events

Basic Batik & Shibori Session I with Kathy Green

Tue, 01/31/2017 - 18:00
Tuesdays & Wednesdays,  January 31 – February 8   |   6-9pm    $385 tuition & materials Discover the magical, colorful world of silk dyeing and batik. Spend four evenings (with optional open studio time on the weekend) learning about color, surface design, silk painting, wax resist, shibori, and other silk dyeing techniques, culminating in a final prayer-flags project. Dyes used during class are appropriate for silk and wool, as well as fabric blends that contain silk and wool. Finished pieces will be dry cleaned, to remove wax, and then dye set. (Please budget an additional $8 per piece for dry cleaning.) The materials fee includes seven scarves/fabric pieces, with the option of purchasing more fabric from the instructor. This class is limited to six...

Glass on Metal: Enameled Jewelry with Tracey Belt

Wed, 01/25/2017 - 10:00
Wednesday –  Friday, January 25 – 27   |   10am-1pm    $210 tuition & materials Students will learn the art of fusing glass to metal to create beautiful jewelry and metal embellishments. Using opaque and transparent glasses, the class will explore various enameling techniques such as stenciling, sgraffito, and enamel pencils. Students will complete numerous glass-on-metal designs, including an enamel pendant. Tracey Belt first encountered jewelry making in an elective metalsmithing course while studying at the University of New Mexico. She was drawn immediately and completely to the craft that would become her career and passion. Initially intrigued by different metals and patinas, she then went on to pursue her curiosity for color by studying the process of...

The Art of Stained Glass with Tami Huntmsan

Mon, 01/23/2017 - 17:30
Mondays,  January 23 – February 13   |   5:30-8:30pm    $300 tuition & materials Using the copper foil technique, students will explore the world of stained glass. After looking at different types of glass and learning some stained glass history, students will choose a design for their stained glass projects. Then they’ll choose glass to fit the project, cut each piece, apply copper foil, solder, and then solder. All students will emerge with at least one stupendous piece of stained glass art! Ah Haa will supply eye protection, latex gloves and aprons. Please wear close-toed shoes and long sleeves.

Dustbowl Revival Live in Concert

Sat, 01/21/2017 - 20:00
The Sheridan Arts Foundation presents Dustbowl Revival live in concert with their reinvented and bolder free flowing sound.  This band has opened for acts such as Trombone Shorty and Lake Street Dive, and has recently reinvented their funky stringband sound.  Show at 9pm, doors open at 8pm - come out early and enjoy a cocktail at the Sheridan SHOW Bar. Tickets $15 General Admission, $25 Balcony reserved seating.  Purchase tickets HERE.   Video of Dustbowl Revival - "Honey I Love You" - Twisted Oak Wine Cellar  

Telluride FIRE Festival

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 18:00
Inspired by Burning Man, The Telluride Fire Festival will be centered around a free public and interactive experience of fire artistry. The fire displays will occur from when darkness falls to late evening on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. These displays will be held both in Mountain Village and on 'Main Street' and all stationary art intallations will be available during the day for viewing.  Video of Telluride Fire Festival Click here for a 2017 schedule!

Niceness Live in Concert

Sat, 01/14/2017 - 20:00
Hailing from Telluride, Colorado, Niceness will perform their unique roots reggae blend live on the Sheridan Opera House stage.   Show at 9pm, doors open at 8pm - come early and have a cocktail at the Sheridan SHOW Bar. Tickets $15 General Admission, $25 Balcony reserved seating.  Purchase HERE .  Video of Niceness - "Sunshine"  

An Evening with Jackie Greene & Anders Osborne

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 19:30
Beyond the Groove presents an intimate acoustic evening with Jackie Greene & Anders Osborne live at Club Red.   Doors: 7:30 PM | Show: 8:00 PM All Ages Show - Tickets $35 - $55 PURCHASE HERE.    

The Motet: Presented by Jambase

Thu, 01/12/2017 - 19:30
Hailing from Colorado, the Motet is a world-classimprovisational funk band that has dedicated more than a decade to the healing powers of funky dance music. This will be the perfect dance party at Club Red.  Tickets $25 advance GA, $30 high table seating GA, $35 preferred platform seating Doors at 7:30PM PURCHASE HERE. Video of The Motet - 'The Fountain' ::: Second Story Garage    

The Floozies Live in Concert

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 20:00
NO set list, NO problem!  The Floozies, a live electronic duo of brothers blends guitar and bass, as well as as colors of lights.  They have been on stage with electronic big names such as STS9 and Big Gigantic, don't miss this unique performance!  Showtime 9PM, doors open at 8PM - come enjoy a cocktail at the Sheridan SHOW Bar.  Tickets $20 general admission, $30 balcony reserved seating.   PURCHASE HERE .  Video of The Floozies - Sunroof Cadillac (official)    

Ceramics Wheel & Glazing: Session I with Greta Neumann

Tue, 01/10/2017 - 18:00
Tuesday, Jan. 10; Wednesday, Jan. 11 and Tuesday, Jan. 31  |  6-9pm   $125 tuition & materials Class begins with two evenings of wheel instruction (required) followed by four open studio sessions (uninstructed, optional practice time). The course ends with one evening of glazing instruction, and two additional open studio sessions to finish up projects. All classes and open studio hours take place on weekday evenings, from 6 – 9pm.  Students can come to any or all open studio nights, as long as they have taken the intro to throwing classes first. All classes are limited to 8 students.   PRE-REGISTRATION  REQUIRED Session I: Evenings, 6-9 p.m. 1/10/2017 – Intro to throwing A (REQUIRED) 1/11/2017 – Intro to throwing B (REQUIRED) 1/17/2017 – Open Studio 1...

Beginning Burlesque with Sasha Sullivan

Mon, 01/09/2017 - 18:00
Mondays,  January 9 – February 27  |   6 – 8pm   | Burlesque is a celebration of femininity. Women of all ages come together for a fun-filled journey into this incredible art form, ultimately empowering their creative, sensual, feminine beings. Telluride Theatre’s own Sasha Sullivan and seasoned Burlesque veteran Melissa Harris are excited take new students on an eight-week journey into the world of burlesque. Starting with the basics – history, dance moves, striptease, creating a character, and owning your space – students will then develop their very own burlesque character and walk away with a full routine, a set of pasties, and a portrait. At the close of the class, some students will be chosen to perform at BURLESQUE, a live variety show on the Sheridan Opera House...

Rumours: A Tribute to Fleetwood Mac

Fri, 01/06/2017 - 20:00
Rewind time with fan favorite, Rumours: A Tribute to Fleetwood Mac performing live at the Sheridan Opera House.  Rumours covers Fleetwood Mac in their prime between '75-'79, featuring the classic arrangement.  Show starts 9PM, Doors open at 8PM - come enjoy a cocktail at the Sheridan SHOW Bar.  Tickets, $25 GA, $35 Balcony reserved seating.   PURCHASE HERE.  Video of Rumours, Fleetwood Mac tribute band

Telluride Art Walk

Thu, 01/05/2017 - 17:00
Thursday, October 4th. 5PM-8PM The Art Walk takes place on the first Thursday of every month (excluding May, November, and December). Over twenty venues host this event to showcase new exhibitions and artists. A free self guided Art Walk map (Gallery Guide)  can be found both online and at partcipating venues.         

New Year's Eve with Black Joe Lewis & the Honeybears

Sat, 12/31/2016 - 21:00
Celebrate the beginning of a New Year with Black Joe Lewis and the Honeybears at the Sheridan Opera House.  Their soulful punky blues sounds will set a smooth mood for your 2017!  This Telluride-style Black Tie affair will feature chamnpagne, party favors and appetizers.  Doors open 9pm, music starts at 10:30pm.  Libations will be served at the Sheridan SHOW Bar. Tickets $100 General Admission, $250 Balcony reserved seating.  Purchase HERE.   Video of Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears - Sugarfoot  

New Year's Eve Torchlight Parade

Sat, 12/31/2016 - 18:30
Thursday, December 31st At 6:30PM Watch as skiers and snowboarders take a run down the mountain both on Telluride and Mountain Village sides, carrying blazing red torches. Video of Telluride Torchlight Parade

New Year's Eve Gala

Sat, 12/31/2016 - 17:30
$300 per person, $2,000 table of 8 Call 970-728-3886 To Reserve your Spot starting November 2nd, ticket sell out FAST!   Celebrate a new year at the Ah Haa with an extraordinary evening of fine art and cuisine.  A mixture of fun, creativity and yes, elegance. Surrounded by the new works of this year’s guest artists, the Daniel Tucker Gallery is transformed into a formal dining room where guests can enjoy a cocktail reception with hors d’ouevres followed by a four-course, plated, sit-down dinner catered by one of Telluride’s exceptional chefs. Also the featured Galla Arists, Flair Robinson and Christopher Beaver, will be there too!   

Trout Steak Revival Live in Concert

Thu, 12/29/2016 - 19:00
Trout Steak Revival will tickle the Sheridan Opera House stage with their bluegrass performance as part of the Holiday Concert Series. Show at 8pm, doors open at 7pm - come and enjoy a cocktail at the Sheridan SHOW Bar. Tickets $26 General Admission, $36 Balcony reserved seating. Purchase HERE . Video of Trout Steak Revival - "Brighter Every Day" (OFFICIAL)

The Doo Woop Project

Wed, 12/28/2016 - 19:30
With musical influences from Smokey Robinson, Michael Jackson and Amy Winehouse, The Doo Wop Project will rock your musical senses with their authentic sound on the Sheridan Opera House stage. Show at 8pm, doors open at 7:30pm - Come enjoy a cocktail at the Sheridan SHOW Bar! Tickets $35 - $45 reserved seating, purchase HERE . Video of THE DOO WOP PROJECT

Shawn Colvin Live in Concert

Tue, 12/27/2016 - 19:00
The Sheridan Opera House welcomes back Grammy-award winning singer and songwriter Shawn Colvin. The preformance will be filled with beautiful comtemporary folk music and a wonderful atmosphere.  Showtime 8pm, doors at 7pm - come enjoy cocktails at the Sheridan SHOW Bar Tickets $45- $55 reserved seating, purchase HERE . Watch below to experience Shawn Colvin preform her song All Fall Down.   Video of Shawn Colvin - All Fall Down  

Mountainfilm Shorts in Winter Screenings

Mon, 12/26/2016 - 16:30
Come to the Sheridan Opera House for TWO screenings of ski shorts presented by Telluride Mountainfilm.   Showtime at 5PM and 7PM, doors open a half hour prior to screening. Tickets $20, purchase HERE .