Dressed in a slinky black cocktail dress and spunky Beatle-boots, Natasha Leggero strutted with sarcasm and sass during the first show in her four-night run at Comedy Works last night. Delivering her characteristic bitter commentary on politics and low-brow culture (sweetened by an Audrey Hepburn fo ... More >>
With her blog Violet Against Women, Los Angeles-based artist Ellina Kevorkian explores how she informs and presents her own identity through online curation. Kevorkian, who was commissioned by MCA Denver to expound upon Violet Against Women: Confronting Notions of the Feminine, a collection of live ... More >>
A Hollywood stylist before the term was even coined, costume designer Edith Head was the imagination behind the wardrobes for hundreds of films. For decades, the petite, behind-the-scenes boss oversaw a majority of Paramount's clothing-design work, dressing stars like Elizabeth Taylor and Bette Davi ... More >>
Only days after the Aurora theater shootings, and mere hours after the initial court appearance by accused gunman James Holmes, TMZ reports that the first lawsuit over the assault has been filed. The plaintiff: Torrence Brown Jr., who was not physically injured in the melee but was friends with vic ... More >>
T.J. Miller loves Denver. He was educated by the rough blocks of Colfax, by the teachers at East High School, and by the comedians who came before him. After working odd jobs here and there to support his comedic obsession, Miller has finally established himself internationally on the comedy circuit ... More >>
Jon Caldara.Jon Caldara's Channel 12 show is now called Devil's Advocate, and plenty of politicians are dancing with the devil. Not only did Caldara get his job as head of the Independence Institute after Tom Tancredo moved on to Congress, but Tancredo was at the Institute's annual ATF party ... More >>
School of Thought, a documentary by local filmmaker Tony Perri, makes its Colorado debut tomorrow, February 14, as part of the Boulder International Film Festival. (The screening takes place at 4:45 p.m. at the Boulder Public Library; also on the bill is another short documentary, Come Back to Sudan ... More >>
Rivers Cuomo and Scott Shriner wear the red track suits they donned in Broomfield. Weezer, Angels & Airwaves and Tokyo Police Club Sunday, October 5 Broomfield Event Center Since 1994, when Weezer's Rivers Cuomo first arrived on the national scene (and spoke to Westword in the profile accessible ... More >>
Llewellyn Werner thinks skateparks could get Iraq's economy rolling
The May 15 Westword profile of Maya Arulpragasam, who performs as M.I.A., is built upon the foundation provided by the following Q&A, conducted on April 28, the day after the end of the 2008 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, where her set turned the heads of fans and fellow musicians alike. In ... More >>
Should millionaire T-shirt mogul Sunshine Megatron make Denver his new neighborhood? You be the judge.
Its more of the same in Woody Allens latest film.
Ah, 1995: a time when entire Best Of categories were devoted to the O.J. Simpson trial, Bernie Bickerstaff and Dikembe Mutombo were still dominating the sports pages, and Mel's Bar and Grill was still new. Check out the winners from our 1995 Best Of issue after the jump.
Making the most of the mash-up craze.
American Dreamz' nation of idiots lands a little close to home.
This Pride & Prejudice brings fresh passion to an old love story.
Domino chronicles the life of a model turned bounty hunter.
A slot on Weezer's latest tour proves fruitful for the Fray.
How Dylan Moore got his groove back at Deluxe.
Elliott Smith 1969-2003
Billionaire Philip Anschutz is poised to become a PG-movie mogul.
Amélie serves up a daring take on Jane Austen's best-loved heroine.
Gifted children are otherworldly, Linda Silverman says. The challenge is helping them thrive here on earth.
You ought to be in pictures -- and Phil Anschutz® can put you there.
Paul Wesolowski knows the secret word: Groucho.
A local author takes the detective novel to the cleaners.
This rock-and-roll road trip runs out of gas before reaching Detroit Rock City.
When Stanton Stegner cooks something up for you, order it welded done.
BIGer isn't always better. Just ask Glen Rains.
And thanks to these Pioneers, it will.