Elena Stonaker

  • Blogs

    April 11, 2013

    The ten best stores on Broadway

    We gave the Broadway/Baker retail strip the award for Denver's Best Neighborhood Shopping District two years in a row -- in 2012 and 2013 -- for so many good reasons: The area is spilling over with hip, modern creative ventures. But some of that contemporary spark flares further south, too, along An ... More >>

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    December 28, 2012

    Twelve Denver arts flashbacks from 2012

    Art-museum shows reigned in 2012, from a couple of demographic-busting blockbusters at the Denver Art Museum to a visual constellation of exhibits at the Museum of Contemporary Arts Denver, the Colorado Photographic Arts Center and other satellites that paid tribute to a West Coast punk moment in ti ... More >>

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    August 3, 2012

    Ten things to do for $10 this weekend, August 3-5, 2012

    This weekend is sure to be out of this world. Whether you're witnessing the newest mission to Mars, browsing ethereal art, or journeying to a Harry Potter world of magic, you won't need more than a Hamilton to escape reality at these exciting events. Have a blast, get out there, and don't worry abou ... More >>

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    April 6, 2012

    10 things to do for $10 this weekend, April 6-8, 2012

    Spending money is such a bummer. Luckily, you don't have to drop that much cash to have fun this weekend. Whether you fancy a mystical art show, Hunger Games costume contest or a 3-D dance party, we've got them (and more!), all for under $10. Get out there and enjoy the spring. For a full listing ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 24, 2012

    Reader: Artopia was a cornucopia of fine art, street art and photographer

    Where was the art in Artopia? That was the question one reader asked after looking at a slide show of Westword's entertainment extravaganza that filled five venues on Broadway with music, fashion, food, drinks...and yes, lots and lots of art. You couldn't miss it...if you were there.

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    February 24, 2012

    Ten things to do for $10 this weekend, February 24-26, 2012

    It's so easy to get the blues in dreary, cruddy February. But there's no excuse this weekend -- the city is full of things to do. From Oscar parties to art openings, dance performances to absurd theater, we've got everything you could possibly want. And it all costs $10 or less. For a full list of ... More >>

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    February 23, 2012
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    March 4, 2011

    10 things to do for $10 this weekend, March 4-6, 2011

    ​Apparently March didn't get the memo that it's supposed to come in like a lion, because the last week has been relatively beautiful out and closer to the lamb-like status we're supposed to having at the end of the month. Whatever, the mountain's loss is our gain, as we'll be able to enjoy ple ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 16, 2011

    Titwrench benefit flier bleeds enough heart to win ours

    ​Not very often are we won over by a flier that lacks the essential flier things like typography, solid design and a good color choice -- but every once and a while one slips through that's filled with so much damn heart and soul it's impossible not to love. That's the case with our choice thi ... More >>

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    December 9, 2010

    Fancy Tiger Holiday Handmade: Where do you go when it's done and gone? Here's where!

    ​ I think most people who attended last weekend's Fancy Tiger Holiday Handmade Craft Fair -- and there were a lot of them: we've heard estimates of 1,500 or more -- left with a good feeling about the local handmade community. Not only were the 75 or so vendors on board this year both high qual ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 2, 2010

    No Age at Bluebird Theater, 12/01/10

    Tom MurphyNo Age​ NO AGE With Hot White and Lucky Dragons 12.01.10 | Bluebird Theater Hot White was first on stage and discharged its signature shards of angular, off-kilter, eruptive sound. It looked like the trio was more comfortable playing a big stage, and yet Tiana Bernard crossed over ... More >>

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    August 23, 2010

    SFTSTPS' Nick Houde returns to Denver for a great night of music with friends

    Pollination Population (Tom Murphy)​ SFTSTPS • Pollination Population Hideous Men • No Funeral • Married in Berdichev 08.20.10 | Rhinoceropolis, Denver For this show, Kate Ersing, who performs under the name Pollination Population, draped a string of tiny red lights along the edges of ... More >>

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    July 14, 2010

    Titwrench 2010 at Glob

    Titwrench 2010 Friday, July 9 - Sunday July 11, 2010 | Glob | Denver Over the course of one weekend, Titwrench 2010 brought together artists and people of all stripes from around the country and attracted a wider than usual swath of the local community. On Saturday afternoon, there were worksho ... More >>