Position: Herald Arts & Entertainment editor

Banned Books Week highlights value of free and open access

Toni Morrison, J.K. Rowling, Judy Blume, John Green. These authors are some of the most banned or challenged writers in the United States. Their stories have consistently make the list of books...

DATE: Sept. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Riders in the Sky moseying to Durango

For the past 40 years, there's not a lot members in the Western band Riders in the Sky haven't done. They've won two Grammys. They've played in front of a crowd of 18,000 at the Hollywood Bowl....

DATE: Aug. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Sundance Head, 'The Voice' winner, coming to Durango

For the second year, there will be live music at the upcoming La Plata County Fair. And this year's performer comes with a pretty serious résumé. Soul country singer Sundance Head, who won the...

DATE: Aug. 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Bayfield musician to support Grief Center through album sales

For Bayfield resident and alternative/indie musician Garrett Young, the topic of suicide hits close to home. "It's the fifth time in my life that people close to us have taken their lives," the...

DATE: July 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

A musical legacy

The year 1968 is mostly remembered for turmoil in the United States: Martin Luther King Jr. and Robert F. Kennedy were assassinated, we were knee-deep in the Vietnam War and civil unrest was rife....

DATE: June 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Growing a theater program

The genie will be let out of the bottle when Ignacio High School presents Aladdin on Saturday and Monday. The production is a step in what she hopes will become a growing theater program in...

DATE: May 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Rocky Mountain UkeFest to be held July 7-9

The third annual Rocky Mountain UkeFest is this weekend, and it will be packed with workshops, open mike sessions and ukuleles. Lots of ukuleles. This year's festival will be based out of Fort...

DATE: July 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

Music in the Mountains kicks off July 8 in Bayfield

The 30th annual Music in the Mountains season is just around the corner. The festival will officially open its season next Friday, July 8, with Harpeth Rising at the Bayfield Performing Arts...

DATE: June 30, 2016 | CATEGORY: News