Performance Reviews

Foundation: the base upon which something is built. From houses to skyscrapers, foundations are essential. They must be solid, strong and most of all, immovable. A funk foundation? That, too, must be solid and strong. But immovable? No, quite the opposite. A funk foundation supplies the movement, the locomotion, in a word: the groove.

sfjazz.org

Night Beat host Geoff Anderson shares a review of Eliane Elias's second set at DazzleJazz on November 19, 2015.

curioustheatre.org

Marcus; or The Secret of Sweet  follows a the journey of a 15-year-old experiencing mysterious dreams and gender confusion.

One of The Brother/Sister Plays, a three-part series, this play stands on its own as a seductive coming of age tale.

Learn more and purchase tickets here.

donnakayewilliams.com

The 38th annual Denver Film Festival - featuring more than 250 films and representing 39 countries - had a theme of "come sit and be swept away."

One of the festival's last screenings was "Colorado Short Documentaries: Damaged," a compilation of six shorts depicting people living on the fringes of society.

novaconcerts.com

Jazz and rock began their courtship in the late 1960s. For a while, it seemed like they would never get together. From the beginning of rock ‘n’ roll in the ‘50s, the two genres had kept their distance from one another, each professing its distaste for the other. Yet despite their initial antipathy, despite their feelings that they had nothing in common, that they would never even be seen together, much less engage in any sort of “hook up” behavior, they eventually fell for each other, formed a union and produced a new breed of musical progeny.

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