Wednesday, February 5, 8PM. The Alaskan Way, a documentary film at the Sheridan Opera House is about the risks and rewards of heli-ski guiding in Haines, Alaska. The film exposes viewers to the Alaskan enviorment, and the lesson that the best can still have a bad day. This screening is the world premire, and is a fundraiser for the San Juan Field School. Tickets are available at the door for $10.
Learn essential knife-wielding techniques with Cody Borden at this 3 hour class. Tuesday, February 4. 10AM-1PM. $40 + $5 materials. Learn how to: Keep your knives sharp and clean Hold a knife propperly (helping to protect your fingers) Specialized cutting techniques such as chiffonade, batonnet, and tournée Bring a snack and a good quality chef's knife, if you have one. Please visit the Ah Haa's website for more details: http://www.ahhaa.org/calendar/ To register for the class, please follow this link: http://www.ahhaa.org/registration-agreement/
Persepolis is a French film with English subtitles about Marjane Satrapi's experience growing up in Iran during the Islamic revolution. The film is based on Satrapi's bestselling autobiographical graphic novel. PERSEPOLIS is presented by the Telluride Film Festival, whose Fall/Winter series explores influential women fimmakers from an international stage. Free admission and patrons will recive food, drink, and engage in lively discussion. Monday, February 3. Show begins at 6PM. (5:30PM for pre-SHOW reception)
Emily Earle and Tom Whall to preform at the Beanbar. Emily Earle has appeared on NBC's The Voice, and preformed with CeeLo Green. She also happens to be Steve Earle's niece. Saturday, Februrary 1st at the Beanbar! 9PM-2AM. Entrance is $5.
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.
The 15th' year of YPT, presents a 100% original musical, "You're the One That I Want: The High School Grease Experience". The script and lyrics writen by Jennifer Julia and music by Ethan Hale and Bob Callendale Israel, the play is preformed by 28 local Telluride high school students. The story follows a high school cast as they audition for and preform in a student-directed production of the "holy grail" of high school musicals. Jan 31st, Feb 1st, and Feb 3rd. 6PM each night. $13 for adults, $11 for students 12 and under. http://www.sheridanoperahouse.com/sheridan-opera-house/ypts-youre-one-i-want
Juno What!? plays at the Fly Me To The Moon Saloon. Doors at 8PM, Show from 10PM-2AM. $13 in advance, $15 at the door. Learn more about the Fly Me To The Moon Saloon at: http://www.telluride.com/fly-me-moon-saloon Visit Fly Me To The Moon Saloon's website: http://flymetothemoonsaloon.com/ Visit Juno What!?'s website at: http://www.junowhat.net/index.html
Explore some of the major red wine regions of Spain, France and Italy. Friday, January 31. 6PM-8PM. $25 +$20 materials. Learn why the regions of Rioja, Ribero del Duero, Bordeaux, Chateauneuf du Pape, Chianti Classico and Barolo are so famous and how their respective wines compare. Please visit the Ah Haa's website for more details: http://www.ahhaa.org/calendar/ To register for the class, please follow this link: http://www.ahhaa.org/registration-agreement/
Empresarios plays at the Fly Me To The Moon Saloon. Doors at 8PM, Show from 10PM-2AM. $5. Learn more about the Fly Me To The Moon Saloon at: http://www.telluride.com/fly-me-moon-saloon Visit Fly Me To The Moon Saloon's website: http://flymetothemoonsaloon.com/ Visit Empresarios's website here: http://www.empresariosmusic.com/
Jep Gambardella is a journalist and one-time novelist who spent decades frolicking in the seductive nightlife of Rome. In a shocking revelation from his past, Gambardella finds himself taking stock of his life and comes face to face with the beauty buried within the city's remarkable landscape. Presented by the Telluride Film Festival at the Telluride Nugget Theatre. Thursday, January 30. 8PM. Tickets $10.
Wood & Wire plays at the Fly Me To The Moon Saloon. Doors at 8PM, Show from 10PM-2AM. Free. Learn more about the Fly Me To The Moon Saloon at: http://www.telluride.com/fly-me-moon-saloon Visit Fly Me To The Moon Saloon's website: http://flymetothemoonsaloon.com/ Visit Wood & Wire's website at: http://www.woodandwireband.com/
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: Sheridan Opera House Young People's Theatre Edition
MarchFourth Marching Band Saturday January 25th Tickets $20 9PM show Eclectic crew or Portland musicians and circus performers unlike your typical marching band bringing their style of American funk, rock, and jazz to the Telluride Conference Center. Follow this link to buy tickets.
A workshop for pregnant women (and their partners) of all trimesters. Saturday, January 25. 10AM-4PM. $100 + $15 materials. (Price is per couple. For individual registrants, the price is $60 plus materials) Prenatal yoga class integrating music with breath work, meditation, and more. Belly casts which will be decorated and can be taken home as keepsakes. Guided birth art session involving creating with soft pastels and doing introspective work. Teaching couples the foundations of conscious touch. Encouraging the nervous system to relax by learning to listen to the body. (Will be a helpful resource for pregnancy, labor, and mothering babies and children.) Please visit the Ah Haa's website for more details: http://www.ahhaa.org/calendar/ To register for the class...
If you're a local looking for something to fill your time, or a visitor who wants to drop in, check these listings for all drop-in classes at the Ah Haa School for the Arts. DROP-IN CLASSES: MONDAY: Open Figure Studio Develop and refine your skills at rendering the human figure. TUESDAY: Painting from Within For students of all levels to render their internal landscapes or the movement of their spirit. WEDNESDAY: Canvas & Cocktails Grab your friends, coworkers, or make it a unique date night for two hours of acrylic painting. THURSDAY: Painting from Within For students of all levels to render their internal landscapes or the movement of their spirit. Clay Thursdays Drop in to experience the meditative joy of working with clay, or come...
Two weeks of seasonal activities from craft fairs to outdoor ice-skating parties to live music and festival activities.
Telluride Ski Resort Opens for the 2013/2014 winter Season!
The Telluride Ski Resort will open a day early and those willing to donate to the Telluride Ski and Snowboard Club will be able to ski. In the years past it has been a $25 lift ticket!
The Gondola Re-opens for the 2013/2014 Winter Season