Don’t miss this years DanSix Theatre & Dance production EMERGE featuring “Resurrection” by renowned hip-hop choreographer Rennie Harris, “Absolution” by Ormao dance company director Jan Johnson and Rachel Carrico’s moving work “Dedication”. Come enjoy this thrilling night of dance and support your CC dance community!
MARCH 8TH – 10TH AT 7:30 each evening at the Kathryn Mohrman Theatre in Armstrong Hall. Tickets are available at the Worner Student Center or at the door (if we have any left)
Free with CC ID, $5.00 to General Public
See you there!!

Posted by squinn@coloradocollege.edu for the February 24, 2018 digest.

Now accepting nominations for The Butler Center and Heads of State 2018 Awards for Equity, Diversity & Inclusion! Please follow this link (tinyurl.com/yanj3aou) to nominate a Student, Faculty, Staff, Alumnus, and/or Student Organization. Nominations are due by March 9th at 11:59 p.m. Information about the awards, award criteria, and tips on how to write an effective nomination can be found on The Butler Center Website. Contact ldelman@coloradocollege.edu or call (719) 389-6849 with questions.

Posted by ldelman@coloradocollege.edu for the February 24, 2018 digest.

Critically acclaimed award winning Actor, Writer, Soloist, Looper Brian Quijada (bio below) will be in town briefly at the end of the month to take part in some events at UCCS and CC

Sunday The 25th

230 at UCCS/ Dusty Loo Bon Vivant
Prologue Conversation hosted by Kevin Landis.
Brian and Idris will talk about the role of culturally specific music in their work. Brian will also perform some excerpts of his solo work.

7-930pm at CC Cornerstone // Norberg-BlackBox-StudioA
Brian and Idris will lead a workshop for CC, UCCS and community members on creating new work.
RSVP to Idris.Goodwin@coloradocollege.edu

Monday the 26th
7pm
A townhall on race and the american stage at ENT Center
Marie Walsh Gallery
featuring Kevin Landis, Idris Goodwin and others

BRIAN QUIJADA is an actor, playwright, musician, and an award-winning solo performer. Brian was born in the Greater Chicagoland Area to Salvadoran parents. After majoring in Theater and English at The University of Iowa, and spending a year post-graduation in Chicago, Brian moved to New York City, where he is now based. His acting work has been seen all across The United States and internationally. Brian’s writing work has been produced and workshopped from coast to coast and focuses on immigration, the human condition, identity, and the American experience while incorporating elements of his Latinx upbringing.

As an educator, Quijada has taught solo performance, verse writing, and theatrical looping master classes for KCATCF Region 7 (Pacific Northwest), Western Washington’s Hip Hop Festival, Los Medanos College, FOCUS ON THE ARTS ’17, and judged the Kennedy Center’s American Theatre Mark Twain award for Comedy.

Quijada is a two-time Jeff Award winner in Chicago and a two-time Drama Desk Nominee in NYC. He is a proud member of The Ensemble Studio Theater. eat in New York City.

Posted by squinn@coloradocollege.edu for the February 24, 2018 digest.

The 2018 CC Authors Reception, an annual event recognizing CC authors, will be held Wednesday, April 18, from 3:30-5:00, in in the Julie Penrose Reading Room in the garden level (also known as the basement) of Tutt Library. All faculty and staff are invited to attend, enjoy wine and refreshments, and celebrate the publications of our colleagues. If you have published in the past year, send citations or, better still, copies (electronically or on paper) to Jessy Randall (jrandall@coloradocollege.edu). Publications may include articles, books, contributions to books, CDs, DVDs, gallery catalogs, and more. All publications we receive will be on display at the event, and preserved afterward in the CC Archives.

So far, the library has received (or is expecting) publications from these faculty and staff:

Kristina Acri (née Lybecker)
Marianne Aldrich
Amy Brooks
Richard Buxton
Emily Chan
Tracy Coleman
Thomas E. Cronin
Helen Daly
Lori Driscoll
Kristi Erdal
Traci Freeman
Tim Fuller
Sara Hanson
Kevin Holmes
Bob Jacobs
JoAnn Jacoby
Kristine Lang
Robert Lee
Eric Leonard
Victoria Levine
Phoebe Lostroh
David Mason
Devaka Premawardhana
Jessy Randall
Karen Roybal
Michael Sawyer
Christian P. Sorace
Aaron Stoller
Steve Taylor
Nethery Wylie

Posted by jrandall@coloradocollege.edu for the February 23, 2018 digest.

Now accepting nominations for The Butler Center and Heads of State 2018 Awards for Equity, Diversity & Inclusion! Please follow this link (tinyurl.com/yanj3aou) to nominate a Student, Faculty, Staff, Alumnus, and/or Student Organization. Nominations are due by March 9th at 11:59 p.m. Information about the awards, award criteria, and tips on how to write an effective nomination can be found on The Butler Center Website. Contact ldelman@coloradocollege.edu or call (719) 389-6849 with questions.

Posted by ldelman@coloradocollege.edu for the February 23, 2018 digest.

Final day! Don’t miss these first two Art Studio Senior Thesis Exhibitions of the year! Open viewing today from 4-6PM.

Beckley Stearns:
Exhibition: “The 2nd Annual Monument Creek Skimboard Invitational”
Location: 802 N. Nevada

Leo Turpan:
Exhibition: “Bedscapes”
Location: Taylor theater EAST side entrance. NORTH entrance for ADA access only.

Posted by kbritton@coloradocollege.edu for the February 23, 2018 digest.

Interested in skiing at Copper Mountain? Outdoor Education is selling Day Pass Lift Tickets! Each ticket purchased is good for any one day of skiing at Copper Mountain during the 2017-2018 ski season! Purchase your tickets on SUMMIT. Tickets are only $60 – while supplies last! (Adult Full Day is $138 if purchased at the mountain – Buy from Outdoor Education and Save!!)

Purchase tickets on SUMMIT:
apps.ideal-logic.com/ccoe?key=29L66-D685_K9KH-5PTF_34299680

Posted by rabler@coloradocollege.edu for the February 23, 2018 digest.