Colorado College Events https://www.coloradocollege.edu/newsevents/calendar/events-rss.html Colorado College Events Colorado Springs Conservatory Song Recital Fri, 14 Jun 2013 11:34:05 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-07-14-colorado-springs-conservatory-song-recital https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-07-14-colorado-springs-conservatory-song-recital <p><em>Sunday, July 14, 2013 7:00 PM</em></p><p>A selection of favorite songs will be performed by the young artists participating in the 10th annual Summer Performing Arts Intensive presented by the Colorado Springs Conservatory in collaboration with Central City Opera.&nbsp;The performance will be held in Studio A of the Edith Kinney Gaylord Cornerstone Arts Center.</p> Vocal Arts Idol Fri, 14 Jun 2013 11:35:29 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-07-16-vocal-arts-idol https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-07-16-vocal-arts-idol <p><em>Tuesday, July 16, 2013 7:00 PM</em></p><p>Participants in the training program&nbsp;of the 2013 Vocal Arts Festival introduce themselves to the audience.</p> Blues Under the Bridge Fri, 14 Jun 2013 14:18:00 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-07-20-blues-under-the-bridge https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-07-20-blues-under-the-bridge <p><em>Saturday, July 20, 2013 1:00 PM</em></p><p class="MsoNormal">KRCC presents Blues Under the Bridge in downtown Colorado Springs.&nbsp;This day-long festival is entering its seventh year, and builds on long-standing partnerships with Bristol Brewing Company, A Music Company Inc., KXRM Fox 21, the Colorado Springs Independent, and the Downtown Colorado Springs Association.</p> <p class="MsoNormal">Headlining this year's show are Watermelon Slim and the Workers, John Hammond, the Slide Brothers, with additional performances by Blues Caravan, DB Reilly, and the Just Us League.&nbsp;In addition,&nbsp;KRCC will host three pre-festival shows at Jack Quinn&rsquo;s Pub and Restaurant, making this a full week of blues in downtown Colorado Springs. Catch B.J. Esteres and Route 66 on Wednesday, July 17,&nbsp;at 7:30 p.m., the Delta Sonics with Al Chesis on Thursday, July 18,<sup>&nbsp; &nbsp;</sup>at 7:30 p.m.,&nbsp;and&nbsp;Austin Young on Friday, July 19,<sup>&nbsp; </sup>at 9 p.m.&nbsp;There will also be a happy hour party at the Mining Exchange Wyndham Grand Hotel&nbsp;featuring Big Jim Adams and Watermelon Slim on Friday, July 19,&nbsp;from 5-8 p.m.&nbsp;Complete festival details are available at <a href="http://www.KRCC.org">www.KRCC.org</a>, and <a href="http://www.BluesUndertheBridge.com">www.BluesUndertheBridge.com</a>&nbsp; Or you can contact Jeff Bieri, KRCC program director and host of "The Blue Plate Special" for contacts and details, at (719) 473-4801&nbsp;or jeff@krcc.org</p> <p class="MsoNormal">&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal">&nbsp;</p> CC at Colorado Springs PrideFest! Fri, 14 Jun 2013 11:47:08 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-07-21-cc-at-colorado-springs-pridefest https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-07-21-cc-at-colorado-springs-pridefest <p><em>Sunday, July 21, 2013 11:00 AM</em></p><p>Colorado College will be at the 23rd Annual Colorado Springs Pride Fest, Summer of Love! Colorado College will be marching with UCCS for the second year in a row, showing our support of the LGBTQ communities on our campuses and in our community. For more information about Colorado Springs Pride Fest:&nbsp;<a href="http://www.cospride.org/index.php/en/pride-fest">http://www.cospride.org/index.php/en/pride-fest</a></p> Let's Make a Scene Fri, 14 Jun 2013 11:48:03 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-07-21-let-s-make-a-scene https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-07-21-let-s-make-a-scene <p><em>Sunday, July 21, 2013 3:00 PM</em></p><p>This performance of staged, costumed scenes from opera and music theater is part of the 2013 Vocal Arts Festival.&nbsp;</p> Colorado Springs Conservatory Scenes and Opera Performance Fri, 14 Jun 2013 11:50:40 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-07-23-colorado-springs-conservatory-scenes-and-opera-performance https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-07-23-colorado-springs-conservatory-scenes-and-opera-performance <p><em>Tuesday, July 23, 2013 7:00 PM</em></p><p>This performance is a world premiere of an opera about Colorado Springs founder General Palmer written and performed by students in the 10th annual Summer Performing Arts Intensive presented by The Colorado Springs Conservatory in collaboration with Central City Opera.&nbsp;The performance will be held in Studio A of the Cornerstone Arts Center.</p> "The Sound of Music" Mon, 15 Jul 2013 14:16:09 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-08-02-the-sound-of-music https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-08-02-the-sound-of-music <p><em>Friday, August 2, 2013 7:00 PM</em></p><p>This fully staged performance of the classic musical "The Sound of Music" includes an orchestra and stars Jennifer DeDominici as Maria Von Trapp.</p> <p>Maria is a spirited, young woman who leaves the convent and becomes a governess to seven unruly children. With charm and songs Maria quickly wins the hearts of the children and their father; but, when Nazi Germany unites with Austria, Maria is forced to attempt a daring escape with her new family.</p> "The Sound of Music" Mon, 15 Jul 2013 14:23:56 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-08-03-the-sound-of-music https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-08-03-the-sound-of-music <p><em>Saturday, August 3, 2013 7:00 PM</em></p><p>This fully staged performance of the classic musical "The Sound of Music" includes an orchestra and stars Jennifer DeDominici as Maria Von Trapp.</p> <p>Maria is a spirited, young woman who leaves the convent and becomes a governess to seven unruly children. With charm and song Maria quickly wins the hearts fo the children and their father; but, when Nazi Germany unites with Austria, Maria is forced to attempt a daring escap with her new family.</p> "The Sound of Music" Mon, 15 Jul 2013 14:25:09 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-08-04-the-sound-of-music https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-08-04-the-sound-of-music <p><em>Sunday, August 4, 2013 3:00 PM</em></p><p>This fully staged performance of the classic musical "The Sound of Music" includes an orchestra and stars Jennifer DeDominici as Maria Von Trapp.</p> <p>Maria is a spirited, young woman who leaves the convent and becomes a governess to seven unruly children. With charm and songs Maria quickly wins the hearts of the children and their father; but, when Nazi Germany unites with Austria, Maria is forced to attempt a daring escape with her new family.</p> Colorado Antiquarian Book Seminar Keynote Address and Reception Mon, 15 Jul 2013 14:30:38 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-08-04-colorado-antiquarian-book-seminar-keynote-address-and-reception https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-08-04-colorado-antiquarian-book-seminar-keynote-address-and-reception <p><em>Sunday, August 4, 2013 7:45 PM</em></p><p>Michael F. Suarez<strong>&nbsp;</strong>is the keynote speaker for the 35<sup>th</sup> Colorado Antiquarian Book Seminar. He is a professor of English and director of the Rare Book School at the University of Virginia and will discuss:&nbsp;&ldquo;Ecosystems of Value: Thinking about the Circulation of Antiquarian Books.&rdquo;&nbsp;Suarez holds research fellowships from The American Council of Learned Societies, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University, and is also honorary curator of the University of Virginia&rsquo;s special collections. His most recent publication is "The Oxford Companion to the Book" (2010), a million-word reference work on the history of books and manuscripts from the invention of writing to the present day. A Jesuit priest, Suarez is currently co-general editor of "The Collected Works of Gerard Manley Hopkins,"&nbsp;and editor-in-chief of Oxford Scholarly Editions Online (OSEO), one of the largest digital humanities projects today. This talk and reception is free and open to the public.</p>