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Jason McKinney

If you were born prior to 1990, you might not know who Dav Pilkey is. I you know of him, you might consider him something of a god. The author behind the Captain Underpants and Dog Man series, in addition to many others, Pilkey will be at... more

Sep 19, 2017 11:27 AM Capitol Arts & Entertainment

The popularity of the annual Gone to the Dogs juried exhibit at the Niza Knoll Gallery, which this year opened Aug. 4 and continues through Sept. 16, continues to increase, perhaps as evidenced by the fact the show has been a regular occurrence... more

Sep 6, 2017 1:43 PM South Denver Arts & Entertainment

Southern California songwriter Matt Costa drifted towards pop music at a young age, selling hundreds of thousands of records and touring the world on the strength of his debut, Songs We Sing. In the last few years, Costa has taken stock and... more

Sep 6, 2017 1:43 PM South Denver Arts & Entertainment

School is now in full swing again, and students and teachers seem to be settling in well, as does Tameka Brigham, Denver Public School’s new Chief of Staff. “I’m really excited to work alongside so many passionate leaders who, without a doubt, put... more

Sep 6, 2017 1:43 PM Cap Hill Education News

School is now in full swing again, and students and teachers seem to be settling in well, as does Tameka Brigham, Denver Public School’s new Chief of Staff. “I’m really excited to work alongside so many passionate leaders who, without a doubt, put... more

Sep 6, 2017 1:43 PM South Denver Education News

The Center for Visual Art (CVA) presents Water Line: A Creative Exchange through Oct. 21; the show is an artist-led response to the water crisis. Through the exhibit, 19 artists examine the challenging issue of water through the lenses of... more

Sep 6, 2017 1:43 PM Capitol Arts & Entertainment

Stephen Bruner, better known as Thundercat, plays bass guitar, produces and sings. He released his third album, Drunk, this year but is also known for his work with producer Flying Lotus and thrash band Suicidal Tendencies. He also appeared on... more

Sep 6, 2017 1:43 PM Capitol Arts & Entertainment

Welcome back students, teachers and parents! It’s already that time of year again: school will soon be back in full swing Aug. 21. Denver Public Schools will be rolling out a new back-to-school campaign, which begins 20 days prior to the first day... more

Aug 2, 2017 1:18 PM South Denver Education News

Whatever is hot now will most likely be yesterday’s news by the time you get there. As much as things change though, the more they stay the same, at least for certain local eateries. Certain businesses have found consistent success... more

Aug 2, 2017 1:18 PM Capitol Lifestyle

I came to The Evening Road with previous experience of its author, Laird Hunt. His American Civil War novel, Neverhome, was chosen as a selection by the One Book, One Broomfield committee I sit on. I had the chance to meet Hunt at a dinner held... more

Aug 2, 2017 1:18 PM South Denver Arts & Entertainment

Clare Church now sits behind the drum kit but that wasn’t always the case. She performed her very first gigs with Tony Bennett, the Temptations and the Four Tops as a sax player, also blowing her horn with Dizzy Gillespie, Mel Torme... more

Aug 2, 2017 1:18 PM South Denver Arts & Entertainment

Denver culinary trends shift about as often as most people change their … undergarments. What’s today’s faro will be tomorrow’s cronut by the time I finish writing this. No matter; whatever is hot now will most likely be yesterday’s news by... more

Aug 2, 2017 1:18 PM South Denver Lifestyle

Old South Frame and Gallery will exhibit paintings by English artist Michael Warren and floral artist Darryl Trott until Sept. 30. All works are from a private collection and are offered for sale for the first time ever. Warren studied art at... more

Aug 2, 2017 1:18 PM South Denver Arts & Entertainment

Cuban latin jazz group ¡Cubanismo! had their debut album go to #10 on the Billboard Tropical & Salsa chart in 1996. All of the tracks on the album are Cuban dances like rumba, danzon, son, cha-cha, pa’ca and others. It was an instrumental record... more

Aug 2, 2017 1:18 PM Capitol Arts & Entertainment

La Cour Art Bistro & Cabaret is featuring something a little unusual this month with their art opening: a former ad man, now a Friar who also happens to be a painter, a cabaret singer and a flautist. more

Jul 5, 2017 10:57 AM South Denver Arts & Entertainment

With a personal collection of over 60,000 records, DJ Shadow is probably the guy you want at your next party. Unfortunately, you’ll have to settle for seeing him at the Ogden, where he will show off some of the music and beats that have fashioned... more

Jul 5, 2017 10:57 AM Capitol Arts & Entertainment

You remember the early 2000s, when Michelle Branch had hits like “Everywhere,” “Breathe” and “All You Wanted”? Well, Branch has a new album out almost 20 years later, meaning she hasn’t released an album since George W. Bush was in office. more

Jul 5, 2017 10:57 AM South Denver Arts & Entertainment

If you’re hoping Denver's real estate market will get more affordable, it might burst your bubble to learn the housing shortage could persist for some time. more

Jun 7, 2017 10:31 AM South Denver Business News

June 2017's must-see concerts in Central Denver: Kasey Chambers, The Ken Walker Sextet, Mystikal/Juvenile. more

Jun 7, 2017 10:31 AM Capitol Arts & Entertainment

June 2017's must-see concerts in South Denver: OK Go, Janine Gastineau Quartet, Hazel Miller & Friends more

Jun 7, 2017 10:31 AM South Denver Arts & Entertainment