Peter Murphy co-founded the influential post-punk band Bauhaus in 1978 with Daniel Ash, David J and Kevin Haskins. Over the course of four full-length albums, Murphy and company creating an experience of heightened reality with its music that broke from convention, not just sonically but with lyrics ... More >>
ShaNae Ross doesn't tell dirty jokes. She doesn't get political, unless you count poking fun at racial differences as she does in a bit where she asks the audience to guess an imaginary person's race based on their name. She also doesn't approach religion, despite having a religious background. Ross ... More >>
The Erotic Fan Fiction competition will bring its twisted competition to Denver this Thursday. Led by Bryan Cook, comedy writer for Joan Rivers's Fashion Police, the contest tasks professional comics to arrive with their own piece of erotic fan fiction on anything from Facts of Life to Of Mice and M ... More >>
Comedy writing pioneer Bruce Vilanch is bursting with gayness. One of the first openly gay comedians, he's known for his continuing role on Hollywood Squares and as a head writer for the Academy Awards show, as well as writing jokes for Bette Midler, Elizabeth Taylor, The Brady Bunch, Donnie and Mar ... More >>
Courtesy of Charlie RossThe road to Alderon was paved with good intentions, as was One-Man Star Wars Trilogy, but unfortunately the Force can't fix everything. Charlie Ross's solo adaptation of the first (not the second, thank Emperor Palpatine!) Star Wars trilogy was presented to a packed ... More >>
Bobcat Goldthwait says that when he couldn't make people feel awkward with his stand-up comedy, he tried to do that with the movies he wrote and directed -- films like Shakes the Clown (where Goldthwait stars as a depressed and alcoholic clown who gets framed for murder) Sleeping Dogs Lie (a ... More >>
Photos by Aaron Thackeray U2 360° TOUR With The Fray 05.21.11 | Invesco Field View U2 at Invesco Field slideshow Say what you will about U2. Name another band that can fill a stadium these days... Time's up. Drawing a blank? That's because there aren't any -- certainly not any from this era. That ... More >>
Following an August 2005 concert at Denver's Botanic Gardens, Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Marc Cohn was shot in the head in an attempted carjacking. Almost three years later, on Friday, July 11, he returns to the venue to perform on a bill that also features Aimee Mann -- a gig that will stir m ... More >>
Denver mourns the loss of its favorite bipolar, one-armed comic/poet/playwright.
Carmina Burana Sunday May 18, 2008 Boettcher Concert Hall Better than: Sitting in a room full of wannabe thugs. Jay Z may be well known by millions worldwide, and Carl Orff may just sound like the name of the German exchange student who went to your college, but they are more similar than you mig ... More >>
While Sparrow looks for a new home, Denver chefs head to New York City.
The actor stars in Pieter Jan Brugge's surprisingly smart The Clearing.
Cat in the Hat is easily dumped.
Was Terry Gilliam the man who killed Don Quixote?
The simplistic Emperor's Club says cheating is bad.
Adam Sandler is truly disturbing in Love -- deliberately so this time.
Gallic wackiness is the thing in The Closet, Francis Veber's gay farce.
Air's Nicolas Godin finds life at the heart of the electronic age.
She's finally been invited to the Oscar party, but what will she do after the ball?
Eddie Izzard just wants to be loved, and is that so wrong?
Vincent D'Onofrio may be the best actor of his generation, but who would notice?
Beatles producer George Martin tries to pass along the wisdom of the ages.
Just in time for Lollapalooza, a list of the albums you need to understand electronica.
Long Before "Asteroid," moviemakers made their mark on Colorado. A guide to some high and low points.
The revolution may not be televised; the German class will be.
COMPOSER PHILIP GLASS SEARCHES FOR A DIFFERENT KIND OF BEAUTY IN BEAUTY AND THE BEAST.
...YOU'D BE THE CRANKIEST GENIUS IN ROCK AND ROLL.