Long-time host of HBO Comedy Arts Festival, the Wheeler Opera House in Aspen now presents its own comedic coup. Feb. 22- Feb. 25, the Aspen Laff Festival features four days of performance from talented newcomers in stand-up and improv. It's a great way to apres-ski, and the perfect way to kick off an Aspen night.
For more info, visit: www.wheeleroperahouse.com.
This Sunday, Boulder's acclaimed musical wizards, the Motet, will rock Snowmass Village for the FREE Bud Light Hi-Fi concert.
Kicking off the festivities are local talents Cameron Williams and Steve Vidamour of Jes Grew, at 3 p.m., with the 12-piece grooves of The Motet to follow. On the musical agenda, Funk is Dead, as The Motet infuses the music of the Grateful Dead with a large dose of rhythm and funk.
Enjoy the sun, snow and energy of Presidents' Weekend, and don't miss the sounds of the hour this Sunday, Feb. 19 at 3 p.m.
For more info: www.aspensnowmass.com.
Romance is in the card this week; good news, there's more to love than Valentine's Day.
This Thursday, the Wheeler Opera House and Aspen Music Festival and School presents Mozart's Don Giovanni, Live from The Met in HD. Showing at 5:30 p.m., it's a civilized way to spend a cozy afternoon. A special screening of Don Giovanni on the big stage at our own opera house - what a treat.
For details and information: www.wheeleroperahouse.com or www. aspenshowtix.com.