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Board games and brews at Grandma’s House

YOUR IMPROVED CHILDHOOD Alot of kids got spoiled at their grandma’s house, but what if adults want to be the ones being treated for a day? Grandma’s House on South Broadway  isn’t where an aging relative lives—it’s a brewery, though there’s still plenty of chances

Shaolin Warriors kicks symphony up a notch

AIRBORNE KUNG FU WARRIORS It can be easy to only think of martial arts in terms of what is commonly depicted in movies or on TV: fighting styles great for beating up bad guys. Having traveled from China to the Colorado Symphony, however, the Shaolin

Vagina Monologues makes the risque resonate

ANNUAL EVENT DRAWS FULL HOUSE Every year since playwright Eve Ensler first wrote The Vagina Monologues in 1998, many communities around the world celebrate the groundbreaking show annually with performances paying homage to the original debut in New York City. Summit Hill Music, located off

Art from auras: Denver’s metaphysical color palette

RADIANT HUMAN AT RITUALCRAVT Since its inception in the 1800s, photography has invoked a strange sense of magic because of its ability to flatly capture a pure sense of reality. Radiant Human takes that magic one step further. Radiant Human is the creation of Portland-based

Writer discusses marijuana, travel, and Trump

INTERVIEW WITH BART SCHANEMAN Longing for a place of discovery and encounters with self-realization are the tools Bart Schaneman uses to guide his audience in his latest book Someplace Else: On Wanderlust, Expatriate Life, & the Call of the Wild. Consisting of essays and poems,

MCA innovates with youthful installations

  GRAND OPENING, GRANDER ART On Feb. 10, a warm Saturday night, the Museum of Contemporary Art in Denver opened its newly graffiti-covered doors to the grand opening of three exhibits of counter culture art, each taking its place on one of the museum’s three

Author at the Alamo: Isaac Marion visits Denver

SHARES VISION BEHIND WARM BODIES The Alamo Drafthouse, located in Littleton hosts several different cinematic events throughout the calendar year. From showings of cult classics to theme night, there are a plethora of events to attend on Friday nights. On Friday, Feb. 10, the theater

Denver ranks high on list of prime college towns

HIGHER STANDARDS DROP BOULDER Two Colorado towns that are resident award recipients of Best College Towns took a rankings-dive this last year—and Denver is on the rise. Boulder and Fort Collins have been staples in the “Best of” lists for  multiple years. According to Westword,

Art tests boundaries of religious paradigms

HOLY MOLY SHINES AT NIZA KNOLL The Niza Knoll Gallery, located in the Santa Fe Arts District, houses some of Denver’s most contemporary art exhibits in its Victorian building. The current exhibit, which ended on Jan. 28, is a creative blend between religion and “out

Election Marks New Era of American art

MAKING ART POLITICAL AGAIN From telling bros to back off vaginas to the first pro-Trump exhibit, the 2016 political election didn’t cease to inspire artists. This election spurred several controversies throughout the nation as divided beliefs were exhibited through artistic expression. We saw conceptual artist