Tag: Art in Pueblo

A Family-Friendly Play Comes to Pueblo

The family-friendly play, “Laughter on the 23rd Floor”, focuses on the star of a weekly comedy-variety show and his staff. His alter-ego maintains a running commentary on all the writing, fighting, and stunts that occur in the writers’ room. Max has an ongoing battle with NBC executives, who fear his humor is too sophisticated for America.

HINT: the characters in the play based on real writers, including Mel Brooks, Tony Webster, an Sid Ceasar.

The play will be performed March 13th &14th at 7:30 pm, and also March 15th at 2 pm.

Tickets cost $1-$19 and can be purchased at the box office or on-line HERE.

Damon Runyon Repertory
611 N. Main
Pueblo, CO  81003
(parking is to the north, at the back of the theater)


The purpose of the Damon Runyon Repertory is “to promote, encourage and educate the community and Southeastern Colorado Region in the performing arts – including drama, dance, music and technical arts: and to provide entertainment, youth programs, conservatory activities, employment, tourist revenue, development of talent and new works and educational activities as they relate to the performing arts.”

Spring Ballet Stars Women


See “a glimpse into a woman’s soul” in this ballet with live music. Music has been chosen from the Baroque, Classical, Romantic, and 20th Century periods. It includes Bach’s Cello Suite No. 1, Beethoven’s Sonata No 8, and Clair de Lune by Debussy.

Appropriate for any age group, “Through Her Eyes: A Celebration of the Feminine Heart” is especially well-suited for teens and adults.

The ballet will be performed on Saturday, March 14th at 7:30 pm and on Sunday, March 15th at 2:00 pm. Both performances runs for two hours.

Tickets are $10 for members and $12 for adults. Students can buy tickets for $5(two discounted-price tickets per student) for students at the box office 20 minutes before the performance begins. Pre-eorder tickets by calling (719) 295-7200. Or simply visit the box office on the day of the performance.

210 N. Santa Fe Ave.
Pueblo, CO 81003


triple ballet dancer silhouette clip art

triple ballet dancer silhouette clip art

Sangre de Cristo Ballet is a community-based pre-professional youth company.
The company consists of students, community members, and guests.
The company offers original performances in classical, contemporary, and modern dance.



Coloring Contest Now Open for Kids + Adults


Prizes!!!    Prizes!!    Prizes!!

During the month of March,
the Nature and Raptor Center of Pueblo will be holding
an owl coloring contest for children and adults.




Kid Prizes (for each age category)

First Place: an Owl Presentation for the student’s classroom.
Runners-Up: a Raptor Adoption for his/her classroom.
All First Place winners and Runners-Up receive Free Admission to the Colorado Owl Festival.

Adult Prizes

First Place: a Raptor Release
Runner-Up: an NRCP individual membership


Look for the owl coloring sheets on the NRCP website
OR download the Owl Coloring Sheet + Entry Form HERE!

Colored pages must be received at the Nature and Raptor Center of Pueblo by 4pm March 24th.
Limit one entry per person. All entries become the property of the Nature and Raptor Center
of Pueblo and will not be returned. Adult entry fee is $5.

Drop off entries at…
Nature and Raptor Center of Pueblo
5200 Nature Center Rd.,
Pueblo, CO
Mail entries to…
Nature and Raptor Center of Pueblo
P.O. Box 8205,
Pueblo, CO 81008

Spring Break Madness Art Camp

Art Camp: Spring Break Madness is a five day art camp running from Monday through Friday, March 23-27, the week of Spring Break.

Come and join us during spring break for crazy fun while making cool art projects. experimenting in the sciences …and making new friends.

There are three camp options to choose from: morning, afternoon, and all-day camps…

Morning Art Camp
Visual Arts
9 am -12 pm

The focus during the morning camp is on visual arts.

Expect pottery, drawing, painting, fused glass and a featured science kit.



Afternoon Art Camp
Performing Arts

1 pm -4 pm

The focus during the afternoon camp is performing arts. Expect instrumental and vocal music (science of sound, patterns, rhythm), theater, dance, and movement. Specific matrix schedule available in early March.

All-Day Art Camp

All day students will also have a supervised 30-minute lunchtime–so remember to bring a non-perishable lunch.

Grades 7-12

Call 295-7210 for options for 7th-12 graders for YAM: Youth Art Mentors


Grades K-6 (divided by age groups depending on enrollment)
Bring an extra plain T-shirt in your size for special project. All other materials included.



Full Day: $140 (Non-Members), $126 Members.
Please bring non-perishable lunch.

Half Day: $70 (Non-Members), $63 (Members)

Festival Fridays at Sangre de Cristo Arts Center

Festival Fridays

The Sangre de Cristo Arts Center always has something fun going on, and in January? It’s Festival Fridays! Every Friday in January they have a featured band (schedule list below) and a great time with cocktails and food vendors! Tickets: $5 in advance/ $6 at the door | Call 719-295-7200 for ticket information Door Opens: 6 pm • Bands play: 7 to 10pm

From the Arts Center Website:

Our renowned Festival Fridays concerts provide the opportunity to socialize with friends in a casual environment offering cocktails, food for all tastes and outstanding live musical entertainment. Join us for 4 Fridays in a row as we turn the Jackson Conference Center into a live music venue.

Festival Fridays Schedule:

January 16: Suga Bear & The Showtime Band
January 23: Bad Habitz
January 30: Martini Shot

You can go early and visit the Art Gallery display of Picasso, Matisse and Chagall!

The Sangre de Cristo Arts Center has new hours (and a new display at the Buell Children’s Museum!)

Tues.-Thurs 11a.m.-5 p.m.
Friday 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. Friday
Sat & Sun 12 – 5 p.m.
Buell Children’s Museum:
Tues, Thurs, Fri 11a.m.-5 p.m.
Wed 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sat & Sun 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Box Office (Open Daily):
Mon – Thurs 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
Fri 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Sat 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sun 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Holidays: Closed New Year’s Day, Martin Luther
King Day, President’s Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Colorado Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas Day