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Chocolate Lovers' Fling

Telluride Festivals and Events - Sat, 02/07/2015 - 19:30
The Annual Chocolate Lovers' Fling is a fundraiser for the San Miguel Resource Center, which works to eliminate violence and sexual assault in San Miguel County.  The Fling is themed each year and includes a tasting of delectable chocolate treats by local chefs, a silent auction, music, raffle, and cash prizes for the best dressed! This is always a fabulous night of dancing and fun -- all while supporting an incredibly worthy cause. 

Les Contes D'Hoffmann

Telluride Festivals and Events - Sat, 01/31/2015 - 19:00
The magnetic tenor Vittorio Grigolo takes on the tortured poet and unwitting adventurer of the title of Offenbach’s operatic masterpiece, in the Met’s wild, kaleidoscopic production. Soprano Hibla Gerzmava faces the operatic hurdle of singing all three heroines—each an idealized embodiment of some aspect of Hoffmann’s desire. Thomas Hampson portrays the shadowy Four Villains, and Yves Abel conducts the sparkling score. Saturday, January 31 at 11am Sunday, March 1 at 2pm Running time 3:46

The Drowsy Chaperone

Telluride Festivals and Events - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 19:30
Put on by the Young People's Theature of Telluride, the musical is  a fun homage to the Jazz era and won five Tonys when it debuted on Broadway in 2006. Tickets for this show will go on sale in December.  

Of Mice and Men

Telluride Festivals and Events - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 19:00
Golden Globe® winner and Academy Award® nominee  James Franco  ( 127 Hours ,  Milk ) and Tony Award® nominee Chris O’Dowd  ( Bridesmaids ,  Girls ) star in the hit Broadway production  Of Mice And Men , filmed on stage by National Theatre Live. This landmark revival of Nobel Prize winner John Steinbeck's play is a powerful portrait of the American spirit and a heartbreaking testament to the bonds of friendship. O f Mice and Men  is directed by Tony Award®, Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circles award winner  Anna D. Shapiro (Broadway’s  August: Osage County ) and features  Leighton Meester  ( Country Strong ,  Gossip Girl ) and Tony Award® winner  Jim Norton  ( The Seafarer ). The production was nominated for two Tony Awards®, including  Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role...

KOTO Lip Sync

Telluride Festivals and Events - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 19:15
This fun local contest combines on stage dancing and lip syncing of your favorite hits. Preformed at the Telluride Michael D. Palm Theater. Call KOTO Raido at: 970-728-4334 for more information and tickets. Reserved Seating: ( 2014 Information) $30- main floor, $25-mezzanine and balcony $200 wing tables (seat 4), $250 pit tables (seat 4)

The Merry Widow

Telluride Festivals and Events - Sat, 01/17/2015 - 19:00
The great Renée Fleming stars as the beguiling femme fatale who captivates all Paris in Lehár’s enchanting operetta, seen in a new staging by Broadway virtuoso director and choreographer Susan Stroman ( The Producers ,  Oklahoma! ,  Contact ). Stroman and her design team of Julian Crouch ( Satyagraha ,  The Enchanted Island ) and costume designer William Ivey Long ( Cinderella ,  Grey Gardens , Hairspray ) have created an art-nouveau setting that climaxes with singing and dancing grisettes at the legendary Maxim’s. Nathan Gunn co-stars as Danilo and Kelli O’Hara is Valencienne. Andrew Davis conducts. Saturday, January 17 at 11am Sunday, February 1 at 2pm Running time 2:57

Jeff Austin

Telluride Festivals and Events - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 16:45
Friday, January 16 & Saturday, January 17 . Shows at 8:30PM. Jeff Austin , formerly of Yonder Mountain String Band, will be playing at the Sheridan Opera House for a two-night run in January. Video of Jeff Austin and Friends - Dark Star - Crazy Fingers - Cats Under the Stars - String Summit 2012  

Telluride FIRE Festival

Telluride Festivals and Events - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 22:15
January 15-19 2015 . A NEW Telluride festival, 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  

Tony Furtado

Telluride Festivals and Events - Sat, 01/10/2015 - 19:00
Indie-rock artist Tony Furtado will be playing live at the Sheridan, showcasing his banjo, guitar and vocal skills. The show starts at 8:30pm, costing $20.00-30.00 per person. Tickets will be available for sale on Friday, October 24th at 12pm on The Sheridan Opera House website.  http://sheridanoperahouse.com/events Below is a video of Tony Furtado's preformance.  Video of Tony Furtado Band - Live From Mississippi Studios Official Trailer Title Text:  Tony Furtado  

Skylight

Telluride Festivals and Events - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 19:00
Bill Nighy and Carey Mulligan feature in the highly anticipated West End production of David Hare’s  Skylight , directed by Stephen Daldry, captured live in London’s West End by National Theatre Live. On a bitterly cold London evening, schoolteacher Kyra Hollis (Carey Mulligan) receives an unexpected visit from her former lover, Tom Sergeant (Bill Nighy), a successful and charismatic restaurateur whose wife has recently died. As the evening progresses, the two attempt to rekindle their once passionate relationship only to find themselves locked in a dangerous battle of opposing ideologies and mutual desires. Bill Nighy, whose extensive film credits include  Love Actually ,  Notes on a Scandal and  The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel  and whose stage roles include  Pravda  and the world...

Brothers Keeper

Telluride Festivals and Events - Sat, 01/03/2015 - 19:30
Taking place January 3rd, at The Sheridan Opera House will be an epic night of rock-and-roll with the band Brothers Keeper featuring John Popper and Jono Manson. Begining at 8:30pm, the show will cost $25.00-35.00. Tickets will begin sale on Friday, October 24th at 12pm on The Sheridan Opera House website.  http://sheridanoperahouse.com/events Below is a song the band plays featuring John Popper and Jono Manson. Video of Brothers Keeper with John Popper and Jono Manson  

Telluride Art Walk

Telluride Festivals and Events - Thu, 01/01/2015 - 23:45
The Art Walk takes place from 5PM-8PM on the first Thursday of every month (excluding May and November) and features 15 different venues showcasing new exhibitions and artists. A free self guided Art Walk map is available at the Stronghouse Studios + Gallery on 283 South Fir or at other participating venues. Several venues offer free hors d'oeuvre/beverages as an extra treat for visiting their gallery.  Experience Telluride's artsy culture and don't miss out on October's First Thursday Art Walk.      http://telluridearts.org/telluride-art-walk/   Venues Include: Ah Haa School Arroyo Gallery AZADI Fine Rugs Baked in Telluride Black Bear Trading Company DOLCE Elinoff Gallery Gallery 81435 Gold Mountain Gallery...

Wynonna and The Big Noise

Telluride Festivals and Events - Wed, 12/31/2014 - 16:45
Wednesday, December 31, 2014. Doors at 9PM, Show at 10:30PM. Join in the New Year festivities at the Sheridan Opera House with Wynonna and the Big Noise . Tickets are $100 GA on the floor and $250 in the balcony. Video of Wynonna "No One Else" Performance  

George Winston

Telluride Festivals and Events - Tue, 12/30/2014 - 19:00
"Every song I've ever heard, that has gone in and stayed in me, has always reminded me of a season. A picture and a place, maybe, but always a season." -George Winston   Video of Variations on the Kanon by Pachelbel - George Winston Title Text:  George Winston George Winston grew up mainly in Montana, and also spent his later formative years in Mississippi and Florida. During this time, his favorite music was instrumental rock and instrumental R&B, including Floyd Cramer, the Ventures, Booker T & The MG’s, Jimmy Smith, and many more. Inspired by R&B, jazz, Blues and rock (especially the Doors), George began playing organ in 1967. In 1971 he switched to the acoustic piano after hearing recordings from the 1920s and the 1930s by the legendary stride...

Twenty(by)Telluride

Telluride Festivals and Events - Tue, 12/30/2014 - 16:15
20 slides x 20 seconds each x a few great minds. Causual event that shows a glimpse into Telluride's creative talent with fast-paced slide presentations. Each presenter has exactly twenty slides and each slide is shown for exactly twenty seconds. 7-8PM at the Historic Sheridan Bar. THIS MONTH: KOTO Radio Edition

Shawn Colvin

Telluride Festivals and Events - Mon, 12/29/2014 - 19:00
The Sheridan Opera House welcomes back Grammy-award winning singer and songwriter Shawn Colvin. The preformance will be filled with beautiful music and wonderful atmosphere.  The show will begin at 8:30pm, costing $40.00-50.00 per person. Tickets will be open for purchas on Friday, October 24th at 12pm on The Sheridan Opera House website.  http://sheridanoperahouse.com/events Watch below to experience Shawn Colvin preform her song All Fall Down.  Video of Shawn Colvin - All Fall Down  

Seryn

Telluride Festivals and Events - Sun, 12/28/2014 - 19:00
Telluride will be welcoming back the indie-rock band Seryn, who's live show will entrance all with beautiful instrumentation, harmony and songwriting. Tickets are available for sale on Friday, October 24th at 12pm, on the Sheridan Opera House Events page.  http://sheridanoperahouse.com/events Watch below to listen to a Seryn classic: Ivory Black.  Video of Seryn - Ivory Black Title Text:  Seryn- Ivory Black  

Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue

Telluride Festivals and Events - Sat, 12/27/2014 - 16:00
Saturday, December 27 2014. One of the hottest bands to play at this year's 2014 New Orleans Jazz Fest, Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue will be playing live at the Sheridan Opera House! Tickets are $68 GA on the floor, and $100 reserved on the balcony with a $5 ticketing fee. You can purchase tickets here . Watch below to see Trombone Shorty & New Orleans Avenue preform on the Late Night Show with David Letterman. Video of Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue - "One Night Only" 6/22 Letterman (TheAudioPerv.com)  

Palm Arts Dance Winter Recital

Telluride Festivals and Events - Sun, 12/14/2014 - 19:30
Celebrate the holidays with the Palm Arts' Dance Winter Recital. Sunday, December 14 at 2pm

Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg

Telluride Festivals and Events - Sat, 12/13/2014 - 18:00
James Levine returns to one of his signature Wagner works conducting this epic comedy—back at the Met for the first time in eight years—about a group of Renaissance “master singers” whose song contest unites a city. Johan Reuter, Johan Botha, and Annette Dasch lead the superb international cast in this charming and magisterial celebration of the power of music and art. Saturday, December 13 at 10am Running time 6:00
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