Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art, 1750 13th St., 303/443-2122. Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Closed Sun.-Mon. Free admission, Thurs. 4-6 p.m. Dark Resonance--surrealistic paintings and prints by Mark Spencer, Icons of My Tribe: A Year at the Mall--photographs by Richard Varnes, Arte E Ecologia: On the Social Ecology of Place. Call 303/443-2122.
Chicano Humanities & Arts Council, 772 Santa Fe Dr., Denver. 303/571-0440. Open Sat., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Sun.1 4 p.m. Featuring Chucas Y Chucos!, Pachucos: a historical update that recalls the 60th Anniversary of the Zoot Suit Riots, June 13 - 21. Fortaleciendo El Espiritu!, with work by Susanne Gammon and Ella Maria Ray, June 27 29; opening reception Fri., June 27.
Denver Art Museum, 100 W. 14th Ave. Parkway, Denver, 303/640-4433. $4.50-$6. Featuring Retrospectacle: 25 Years of Collecting Modern and Contemporary Art, through Aug. 17. West Point/ Points West, through July 21. Tickets on sale at the Museum and on-line at
Edge Gallery, 3658 Navajo St., Denver. Open Fri. 7-10 p.m., Sat. and Sun. 1-5 p.m. Featuring Harriet Moyer Portfolio: Formal Sittings June 20 July 30. Call 303/477-7173. Opening Reception Fri., June 20, 7 10 p.m.
Foothills Art Center, 809 15th St., Golden. 35 Anniversary Exhibition features 27 painters and sculptors in four different styles, also Contemporary Jananese Quilts. Through July 6. Mon.-Sat., 10-5 p.m.; Sun. 1-5 p.m. 303/279-3922.
Fremont Center for the Arts, 505 Macon Ave., Cañon City, Gallery hours: Sat., 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Featuring Richard Dahlquist, Susan Kane and Rudl Mergelman through June 28. Call 303/794-9434 for more.
The Gallery, 132 W. Ryus, in La Veta, 719/742-3074. May 3 - June 21. Sat. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Tues. and Thurs. 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. La Veta Photography Show, The juried and judged show includes more than 90 quality photos by 35 photographers from throughout the United States are represented in show. Free. Gallery in the Park features Fantasy in Fiber, over 30 handmade creations by 12 artists.
Louisville Center for the Arts, 801 Grant Ave., Louisville. 303/546-8668. Featuring Louisville Regional Juried Photography Show. Opening reception Sat., June 28, 6:30 9 p.m. Exhibition runs Sat., June 28 Sun., July 6. Exhibition times vary.
Museum of Contemporary Art, 1275 19th St., Denver. 303/298-7554. Tue. Sat., 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. sun., Noon to 5:30 p.m. Featuring 2003 Colorado Biennial 10 + 10 through Sept. 21.
comedy Greg Proops, Comedy Works, 1226 15th St., Denver. Fri., June 20 and Sat., June 21. For more, call 303/595-3637 or visit
film The Maze Film Premiere, City Center Marriott, 18th St. and California, Denver. $8. Fri., June 20, 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. A short film that explores the struggles of an aging physicist as she races against time to complete a groundbreaking theory of the universe. For additional information and to see a preview go to www.DoubleEdgeFilms.com.
miscellaneous A Night on the Silk Road with Kitaro, Nawang Khechog, Beth Quist. Boulder Theatre, 2032 14th St., Boulder. $24 - $35. Fri. July 11, 7 p.m. doors; 8 p.m. show. Presented by the Golden Sun Foundation or World Culture. Food and poetry also offered. For more, call 303/786-7030.
rock, pop, blues & hip hop Legends of Yesterday, Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities outdoor amphitheatre, 6901 Wadsworth Blvd. $20 - $28. Recreation of the music and personalities of the Beatles, Buddy Holly and The Everly Brothers. Sat., July 19 at 7:30 p.m. For more, call 720/898-7200.
summer fests and such Salida-Aspen Concert Series, John Held Auditorium, 9th and D streets, Salida. $7. July 5 Aug. 9. Call l719/539-7030 for more.
Greek Festival, Assumption Greek Orthodox Cathedral, 4610 E. Alameda, Denver. $ 1 3. Fri. Sat., June 20 21, 11 a.m. to 11 p.m., Sun., June 22, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. For more, visit www. assumptioncathedral.org.
Colorado Renaissance Festival, Larkspur (just north of Monument). $15.95 adults; $8 kids 5 12, kids under 12 free. Open weekends June 14 - Aug. 3, 10 am to 6:30 p.m. 303/688-6010
Crested Butte Music Festival, Crested Butte and Gunnison. Classical, jazz, bluegrass and the Kansas City Ballet. July 1 27. For more, visit
The Denver Botanic Gardens Summer Concert Series, 1005 York St. Gates open at 6 p.m., shows at 7 p.m. Through Aug. Go to
www.botanicgardens.org for full details.
Breckenridge Music Festival, Breckenridge. $15 and up. Classical series features National Reperatory Orchestra; Blue River series includes New Orleans funk, acoustic folk rock, choir groups, classic rock. For more, call Riverwalk Center Box Office 970/547-3100 or visit
High Mountain Hay Fever Bluegrass Festival, Saddle Club Rodeo Grounds, Westcliffe. Fri., July 11, 3 10 p.m., Sat., July 12, 10:30 a.m. to 11 p.m. - Sun., July 13, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. For more, call 719/783-0883.
Cherry Creek Arts Festival, Cherry Creek North, on 2nd and 3rd avenues between Clayton and Steele streets. July 4 6. Fri., 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sat., 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Sun., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Call 303/355-2787 for more.
FreedomFest, Lamar. Event free, parking $5. Benefit for Lamar Area Hospice. Sat., July 5. For more, call 719/336-8734.
Aspen Dance Festival, Aspen District Theater (in Aspen Elementary School). July 17 Aug. 18. Call 800/326-2464 for more.
AT&T Lodo Music Festival featuring The BoDeans, the Radiators, Joan Osborne, Dark Star Orchestra, Steel Pulse, Rhette Miller, the Blind Boys of Alabama, The Iguanas and more. July 18 19. $25. Go to
Starmaker Festival talent contest. Heritage Square, Golden, Sat., July 19 - Sun., July 20, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
NedFest 2003, Nederland. Sat., Aug. 2 Sun., Aug. 3. Go to
www.nedfest.com for full details
Aspen Music Festival and School. Musical Visionaries: Beethoven, Berlioz, and Beyond. June 19 Aug. 17. Chamber Music Mondays, recital and master-class Tuesdays, symphony Wednesdays, and more. Call 970/925-9042 or go to
Steamboat Summer Arts Events, Steamboat Springs. Strings in the Mountains, June 6 Aug. 21. Artists to Watch, The Depot, 1001 13th St., June 13 July 20. Art-in-the-Park festival and Rainbow Weekend, July 12 13. Beaux Arts Festival, Aug. 9 17. SummerArt 2003, The Depot, 1001 13th St., Aug. 1 Sept. 14. Go to
www.steamboatspringsarts.com or call 970/879-9008 for more.
theater Road to Nirvana, Hollywood satire by Arthur Kopit. Germinal Stage Denver, West 44th and Alcott St., Denver. $13.75 - $15.75. Fri., Sat. and Sun., June 20 July 13. Call 303/455-7108 for more.
Smokey Joe's Caf, a musical about the 1950s, as part of their 2003/2004 theater season. Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities, 6901 Wadsworth Blvd., Arvada, 303/431-3939. June 24 through July 20, $24-$36. 720-898-7200 or
Chicago, Boulder's Dinner Theatre, 5501 Arapahoe Ave., Boulder $19 - $50. Tue. Sun., June 20 Nov. 2, showtimes vary. Call 800/448-5501 for more.
Marriage is Murder, Jones Theater, Westcliffe Center for the Performing Arts, 119 Main St.Westcliffe. $5 - $10. Fri. and Sat., June 20 28, 7:30 p.m. Sun. June 22 and 28, 2 p.m. Call 719/783-3004 for more.
Ruthless, the Musical, Theatre on Broadway, 13 S. Broadway, Denver. $25 through July 26. 303/777-3292.