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Art Shows and Galleries

Acoustic Coffee Lounge, 5152 Centennial Blvd., 268-9951. Featuring Nature Reflects, digital artwork by David Ball, and pastel and charcoal works by Chipeta Elementary Students.

Arati Artists Gallery, 2425 W. Colorado Ave., 636-1901. Hours: Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sun., noon to 4 p.m. Celebrating 23 years in Old Colorado City with a birthday reception on Sun., Dec. 3, 1-4 p.m. Featuring Marian Busey, one of the original founders of Arati. She will be demostrating monotype portraits at the gallery on Sun., Dec. 10, 17 and 24.

Barnes and Noble, 1565 Briargate Blvd., 266-9960. Mon.-Sun., 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. Featuring One Woman Show, an exhibit of modern impressionism by T.D. Lucy, through Dec. 31.

Bella Art and Frame, 1752 Lake Woodmoor Drive, Monument, 487-7691. Tues.-Fri., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sat., 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Appointments available. Featuring work by Laura Reilly, Pat Dagnon, Janice Hill, Larry Hampton, Mark Wong, Edie Nelson, Petra Bigger, Ron White and Sheryl Powell, Carol Turner and Barbara Resch, through Feb. 11.

Bridge Gallery, 218 W. Colorado Ave., 329-1574. Saturdays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sundays, noon to 3 p.m. Appointments available. Featuring The Bridge Gallery member's holiday show, Dangerous Toys, through Dec. 17; opening reception on Fri., Dec. 1, 5-8 p.m.

Boulder Street Coffee Roasters, 332 N. Tejon, 577-4291. Featuring The Last Picture Show -- 2000, favorite works by regional artists Bill Beaudin, Judith A. Brown, Carol Ettenger, Judy Sanchez & Susan Visscher, through Jan. 26.

Business of Art Center, 513 Manitou Ave., 685-1861. Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Better than Nude, an exhibit of wearable art, Dec. 1-31.

Cheyenne Mountain High School Cafeteria, 1200 Cresta Road, 475-6110. Featuring the work of District 12's art faculty, through Dec. 12.

Colorado College's Coburn Gallery, Worner Campus Center, 902 N. Cascade Ave., 389-6797. Tues.-Sat., 12:30-7 p.m. Featuring Pool, by Daniel Raffin, through Dec. 20.

Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St., 634-5581. $2-$4. Free to members and free to all on Saturdays. Tues.-Fri., 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sun., 1-5 p.m. Daily docent tours at 10:30 a.m. Of Samurai and Chrysanthemums, Edo period woodblock prints and Meiji period Bronze Sculptures, through Nov. 26.The Nature of Looking: The Spiritual in Art, religious iconography including works from the Denver Art Museum, through Jan. 14. Mountain, Family, Spirit: Arts and Culture of the Ute Indians, guest curated by Will Wroth, through December. Holiday Lights, a multi-cultural holiday display, Dec. 1-31; Opening reception: Fri., Dec. 1, 4-7 p.m.

Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum, 215 S. Tejon St., 385-5990. Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free. Double Vision: A Century of Change in the Pikes Peak Region, an exhibit featuring 40 exceptional images from our region's past to highlight the changes our community has experienced, through Jan. 6.

Commonwheel Artists, 102 Cañon Ave., 685-1008. Mon.-Sun., 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Featuring Commonwheel's annual Holiday Market, Nov. 24 through Jan. 2.

Craftwood Inn, 404 El Paso Blvd., 685-9000. Featuring works by Lin Fife, through Nov. 29. Journeys Taken, oil-on-clay wall reliefs and colored pencil drawings by Deb Komitor, through Jan. 23; opening reception: Thurs., Nov. 30, 5-7 p.m.

John Deaux Art Gallery, 221 S. Union Ave., Pueblo, 719/545-8407. Tues.-Sat., 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Featuring paintings by Marilyn Leuszler; opening reception on Fri., Nov. 17, 5-9 p.m.

El Dorado Fine Arts Gallery, 2504 W. Colorado Ave., 634-4075. Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sun., noon to 5 p.m. Featuring the 25th anniversary show of Fire and Clay by Tony Heslop, through Dec. 3.

El Tesoro Restaurant and Gallery, 10 N. Sierra Madre, 471-0106, featuring Third annual Navaho Weavings and Santos Exhibition, an exhibit of Navaho rugs and santos, through December. A portion of the proceeds benefit families on the Navaho Reservation.

Filthy Wilma's Gallery, 10 Ruxton Ave., 685-0636. Thurs.-Mon., 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Featuring work by Nita Ball, Ken and Tina Riesterer, Deborah Yarra and many more. Holding an Open House with the artists on Sun., Nov. 26, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Frameworks Gallery, 2236 N. Wahsatch Ave., 636-2427. Mon.-Fri., 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Sat., 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Featuring a new show by numerous local artists with works in watercolor, oil, sculpture, pottery and photography, through Jan. 10.

Gallery of Contemporary Art at UCCS, 1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway, 262-3567. Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sat., 1-4 p.m. Together/Working, featuring recent work by 15 national and 15 regional artist couples, through Dec. 1.

Pasta di Solazzi, 4659 Centennial Blvd., 531-6906. Featuring Felix Navidad, featuring new works by Tracy and Sushe Felix; opening reception on Sat., Nov. 25, 3-5 p.m.

Penrose Public Library, 20 N. Cascade Ave. Featuring transparent watercolor landscapes and florals by Kayoko S. Nagel, through Nov. 30.

Pikes Peak Community College, Downtown Campus, 100 W. Pikes Peak Ave., 527-6000. Gallery open: Mon.-Thurs., 8 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.; Fri., 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Sat., 8 a.m. to noon. Featuring One Family, various media from the family of Merr Shearn, Alice Proctor, Nancy Howard and Mac Shroyer, through Dec. 22.

Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave., 520-7469. Featuring the Pikes Peak Watercolor Society's Annual Member's Exhibit and Sale, through Dec. 31.

Pikes Perk North, 5965 N. Academy Blvd., Suite 203. Featuring Just Face It, an exhibit of portraits and figures by Emily M. Kline and Rita Cirillo, through January.

Pottery Co-op, 1026 S. Tejon St., 329-1590. Thurs.-Sat., noon to 5 p.m. Featuring their annual Christmas sale on Sat., Dec. 2.

Prickly Pear, 5731 N. Academy Blvd., 531-7418. Featuring carved Zuni fetishes and Native American jewelry.

ProRodeo Hall of Fame and Museum of the American Cowboy, 101 ProRodeo Drive, 528-4761. Open daily, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Museum admission: $6.

Sangre de Cristo Arts Center, 210 N. Santa Fe Ave., Pueblo, 719/543-0130. Mon.-Sat., 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free. Featuring the 33rd annual Own Your Own Holiday Art Show and Sale, which doubles as a juried regional exhibit, Nov. 30 through Dec. 30. Winter Wonderland, works by Taos printmaker Gene Kloss, in the White Gallery through Jan. 20. L'Chaim, an exhibit of Jewish art in celebration of the 100th anniversary of Temple Emanuel, through Jan. 27. Life in the Village, colorful Chinese peasant paintings, in the second and third floor foyers, through Feb. 3. And The Art of Ed Posa, work by the local artist who uses Native Americans as his subject, in the Regional Gallery through Feb. 3.

Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts, Palmer Lake, 481-0475. Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Featuring Between the Curtains, works by Rebecca Duke, in the regional gallery; Body Packaging, a wearable art collection; Symphony in Color and Form, works by Irmi Knoth and Irene Braun in the Lucy Owens Community Gallery. Also featuring pottery and fountains by Michael Roach.

Velez Ltd., 220 N. Tejon St., 630-3710. Mon.-Sat., 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Sun., noon to 4 p.m.

Warehouse Gallery, 25 W. Cimarron St., 475-8880. Mon.-Fri., 11 a.m. to midnight. Sat.-Sun., 4 p.m. to midnight. Featuring Our Very Own, an exhibit of oils, collages, gouaches, photographs and giclee prints by Jason Chase, Louis Cicotello, Larry Hampton and Ramona Mitchell, through Dec. 31.

arts events and programs

20th annual Colorado College Arts and Crafts Sale featuring handmade works by local and regional artists in CC's Worner Center, 902 N. Cascade Ave. Fri., Dec. 1, 4-8 p.m. Sat.-Sun., Dec. 2-3, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Holiday Arts and Fine Crafts Fair by the faculty at Bemis School of Art at the Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St., 634-5583. Sat., Dec. 2, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Salsa Dance featuring Orquesta Sabroso at UCCS' University Center gymnasium. Salsa dance lessons: 7-8 p.m. Dance: 8-10 p.m. Admission: $2-$6. Sat., Dec. 2.

Third annual Art to Heart Sale featuring work by Marsha Sterling, Chris Lance, Melinda King and Cynthia Jaya Groom at 726 N. Weber, 575-0222. Sat.-Sun., Dec. 2-3, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Contra Dance hosted by Pikes Peak Traditional Dance in The Acacia Park Apartments Ballroom, northeast corner of Tejon and Platte. $6; $3 with student ID. Beginner workshop: 7:30 p.m. Sat., Dec. 2, 8 p.m. Fri., Dec. 15, 8 p.m.

First Thursday, a monthly event created by HyperARTivity for young professional people to meet each other and promote the arts at the Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St. This month features Dr. Suess's The Grinch Who Stole Christmas. $4-$8. 634-5583. Thurs., Dec. 7, 5:15-7:30 p.m.

Second annual Art Festival/Wine Tasting hosted by Workout, Ltd., an organization dedicated to helping youth become active members of society, at the Manitou Springs Business of Arts Center, 513 Manitou Ave. Includes live auction. $15-$20, 471-4200. Fri., Dec. 8, 6 p.m.

call for entries

Call for entries by the Tri-Lakes Center for Art's 2000 Members and Guest Show to be juried by Jane Rankin and Steven Clement. Slides or original art must be submitted by Nov. 24. Call 719/481-0849 for more.

Call for entries for Better Than Nude, an exhibit of wearable art in any media at the Business of Art Center, 513 Manitou Ave. Jewelers, designers and artists encouraged. Intake: through Nov. 25, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 685-1861.

Call for entries by the Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts for its Warped Weft contemporary textile show to be juried by Heather Thomas, winner of the "Best Nontraditional Piece" at the 16th annual Quilts Show at the Pioneers Museum. Slides, photographs or original artwork may be submitted by Wed., Dec. 21. Call 481-0475.

O'hoho, a progressive black arts group, seeking African American visual artists, writers, poets, dancers, playwrights and film makers. Call 271-0415.


Bulletin Board

announcements

The Pikes Peak Justice and Peace Commission wants to remind everyone that, in the recent past, the day after Thanksgiving has claimed the title as the largest shopping day of the year, and asks: does that reflect our true values and the spirit of the season? This year, they want you to you join them in celebrating Buy Nothing Day on Fri., Nov. 24. Spend time with your family, laugh with your friends, give the gift of love, make something instead.

Los Ninos Holiday Sale at 1829 North Nevada Ave. Proceeds benefit the Prince of Peace Home for Girls and Full Circle Alternatives, a half-way house for women recovering from substance abuse. Thurs., Nov. 30, 2-8 p.m. Fri.-Sat., Dec. 1-2, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Foster Parents needed. Do you have room in your heart for at-risk youth? Training and compensation for child's expenses provided. Contact Max at Gateway Youth & Family Services, 638-2949, Ext. 25 or gwaycsmax@hotmail.com.

Welcome Wagon of Colorado Springs provide opportunities to area newcomers, and those who have recently changed lifestyles, to meet others in social activities. Groups include arts and crafts, bridge, book club, tours and luncheons, and more. Call 630-5047 for more.

Job Survival Hotline, offering confidential info, resources and referrals concerning sexual harassment in the workplace. 800/522-0925.

Family Solidarity Coalition helps families navigate through the social services maze. Meeting Fridays, 6-9 p.m. Call 473-1915 after 5 p.m.

clubs & organizations

National Association of Parliamentarians, The Colorado Springs Unit, will meet at the Retired Enlisted Association Building, 834 Emory Circle. A panel of members will discuss the new edition of Roberts Rules of Order Newly Revised. All interested are invited to attend. Tues., Nov. 28, 9:30 a.m.

Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (P-FLAG), a confidential support group for families and friends of lesbians and gays will meet on the second Wednesday of each month. 575-8658. Next meeting: Wed., Dec. 13, 6:30 p.m.

senior programs & activities

Healthy Holiday Eating at the Colorado Springs Senior Center, 1514 N. Hancock Ave. Call 444-2273 to register. Tues., Dec. 5, 10-11:30 a.m.

A KWYD Christmas Gala at the Colorado Springs Senior Center, 1514 N. Hancock Ave. Featuring prizes, food, entertainment and dancing. Call 385-5933 for more. Wed., Dec. 6, 1:30-3 p.m.

Getting Through the Holidays at the Colorado Springs Senior Center, 1514 N. Hancock Ave. If you find the holidays difficult or lonely, please join us. Call 385-5933 for more. Mondays, Dec. 11 and 18, 9:30-11:15 a.m.

Holiday Celebration at the Colorado Springs Senior Center, 1514 N. Hancock Ave. Features singing by the Colorado Springs Conservatory. If you bring a $5 wrapped gift appropriate for either a man or woman, you'll be eligible to participate in a gift exchange game. Call 385-5933 for more. Tues., Dec. 19, 1:30-3 p.m.

PILLAR, the Peak Institute of Living, Learning and Rejuvenation, provides programs and classes for those in retirement, sponsored by the Pikes Peak Community College and Elderhostel. At One Commerce Center, 722 Commerce Center Drive, Suite 103. Fees vary. Call 540-2407 for more.

Senior Community Service Employment Program, sponsored by AARP. For seniors 55 and older, economically disadvantaged and unemployed. Call 635-3579 or visit 2128 E. Bijou St.

Golden Circle Nutrition Program offers a hot lunch daily to seniors 60 and older at St. Andrews Episcopal Church in Manitou Springs. $2. Mon.-Fri., 11:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

volunteer opportunities

Cheyenne Mountain Zoo seeking zoo docents. No previous experience required. Tour Educators needed for weekday tours. Interpretive Educators needed on weekends. In-depth training begins Jan. 6. Call Judy for more information at 634-8738.

Salvation Army seeking volunteers for the Salvation Army Christmas Kettles. Four-hour shifts available at over 50 locations, through Dec. 24. Call 328-0110.

Right to Read Orientation for those interested in volunteering as an adult literacy tutor. Gives you an opportunity to ask questions prior to the 13-hour training workshop. At Penrose Public Library. Tues., Nov. 28, 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Suicide Prevention Partnership recruiting new volunteers who are at least 18 years old for its Suicide Prevention Hotline. Applications due Nov. 30. Those interested should call 573-7447 and leave their name, phone number and address where an application can be sent. Training begins in early 2001.

Goodwill Industries seeking volunteers to help prepare dolls for periodic sales. Call Donna at 635-4483 for more.

Caring, nonjudgmental volunteers are needed to provide childcare or assist counselors with child abuse prevention classes. Give children from dysfunctional, abusive or chemically dependent families a sense of worth and hope in the future. Afternoon and evening opportunities are available. Contact El Paso County Health and Environment at 578-3278 or karen.weber@epcdhe.org

Film & Video

Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center's Classic Film Series, 30 W. Dale St., 634-5583. Tuesdays, 7:30 p.m. $2.75. Dec. 5: It's a Wonderful Life. Dec. 19: Miracle on 34th Street.

First Congregational Church Film Series, St. Vrain and Tejon. Enter on St. Vrain side. Potluck munchies at 6:30, film at 7 p.m. Free, 471-8215. On Sun., Dec. 10: The 400 Blows, directed by Francois Truffaut. French with English subtitles.

World Horizons Film Series at the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St. Each travel film is narrated by the filmmaker. Sundays and Mondays, 2 p.m. $6, 634-5583. On Jan. 7-8: Chile Awaits Your Discovery with Stan Walsh.


Learning

Sunday Showcases at the Raptor Center at the Greenway and Nature Center of Pueblo, 719/549-2414. Featuring a "resident Colorado creature" every Sunday, 2-3 p.m. Free. Next presentation: Nov. 26.

A Watershed Election? The New President and the Agenda for the Next Ten Years, by Paul Gigot, Pulitzer Prize-winning Wall Street Journal Reporter, in CC's Gaylord Hall in the Worner Center, 902 N. Cascade Ave. Mon., Nov. 27, 7:30 p.m.

Taking the Stress out of the Holidays, a free workshop on enhancing holiday enjoyment, while reducing the expense, offered by Consumer Credit Counseling Service, a non-profit community service agency. Tues., Nov. 28, 6:30 p.m. Call 576-0909 Ext. 237.

The Global Economy: Opportunities, Risks and Challenges, by former U.S. Secretary of the Treasury Robert Rubin in Colorado College's Packard Hall, southwest corner of Cascade and Cache la Poudre. Free, 389-6607. Tues., Nov. 28, 7:30 p.m.

World AIDS Day 2000, a multi-media presentation on the disease's international consequences, in the University Center Brooks Room at UCCS. Call 262-3450 for more. Wed., Nov. 29, 12:15-1:15 p.m.

Pikes Peak Environmental Forum with featured speaker John Himmelreich on "The Perils and Pitfalls of Developing in Unstable Ground: A Presentation on the Geology of Colorado Springs, at the Antlers Hotel, 4 S. Cascade Ave. $12.50 (cash only), includes meal. RSVP to Sarah Aubrey, 633-4421, by Nov. 29. Thurs., Nov. 30, noon.

Avalanche 101, a slide show and lecture with Nick Logan, a forecaster with the Colorado Avalanche Information Center, at the Mountain Chalet, 226 N. Tejon St., 633-0732. Free. Thurs., Nov. 30, 8 p.m.

Toque of the Town, a series of cooking workshops by regional chefs, at Pikes Peak Community College Culinary Arts Program. Meets 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. "Caribbean Cuisine" on Dec. 2. "New Orleans Cooking" on Jan. 6. $90 each; proceeds go to PPCC's Culinary Arts Scholarship Fund. Register by calling 540-7579.

New Mexico artist Jose Armijo discussing his work and how saints have been represented in art at the Aficionados luncheon at Colorado College's Gaylord Hall. $10.25. Reservations due by Mon., Dec. 4; call 389-6649. Wed., Dec. 6, noon.

Sister Mary Virginia Orna chronicling her archeological work in Israel and Italy with her talk "The Shroud of Turin and Other Mysteries: Unraveling Traces of the Past through Science" in Colorado College's Gaylord Hall. Free. Wed., Dec. 6, 7 p.m.

Skiing the Sierra Nevada, a program on the presenters' month-long, 200-mile ski tour from Mammoth, Cali., to Mount Whitney, at the Mountain Chalet, 226 N. Tejon St., 633-0732. Free. Thurs., Dec. 7, 8 p.m.

Estate Planning and Estate Smart Investing presented by Enterprise First Financial Services, LLC, with guest speaker Jane Freeman. Free. At Ent Federal Credit Union, 4545 Galley Road. Thurs., Dec. 7, 10-11:30. Call 380-6550 by Dec. 6 for reservations.

Pikes Peak Community College now registering for its spring semester. Classes begin Jan. 15. For more, contact the PPCC Admissions Center at 540-7113.


Literary Events

Lively Exchange Reading Groups, sponsored by the Pikes Peak Library District meeting at the Rockrimmon Branch, 832 Village Center Drive, 593-8000. Discussing Echo House by Ward S. Lust on Tues., Nov. 28, 7-9 p.m.

Great Books Discussions at the Penrose Public Library, 20 N. Cascade Ave., 531-6333 Ext. 2321. Discussing Middlemarch (books 7 and 8) by George Eliot on Tues., Nov. 28, 6:45-8:45 p.m.

Boulder Street Coffee Roasters, 332 N. Tejon, 577-4291, holding Open Mike Poetry and Readings hosted by Bill Shomaker and Don Burton on Fridays from 7 to 11, starting Dec. 1.

First Friday Fandom, a science-fiction book discussion group meeting the first Friday of each month at 8 p.m. Free, 522-0484. Dec. 1: The Darwath Trilogy by Barbara Hambly.

First United Methodist Church Book Group discussing Charles Dickens' Christmas Carol in the Church Parlor. Children over ten who have read the book are very welcome to take part in the discussion. Sun., Dec. 3, 12:30 p.m. Call 531-6315 for more.


Music Concerts

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The Colorado College Community Choir Winter Concert featuring "African Sanctus," Christmas music by African Americans, in CC's Shove Chapel, Nevada and St. Vrain. Fri., Dec. 1, 7:30 p.m.

Pueblo Choral Society performing "A Christmas Odyssey" at the Praise Assembly of God Church, 2000 Troy Avenue. Free. Call 719/544-4455 for more. Sat., Dec. 2, 3 p.m.

Tuba Christmas Concert at the Pioneers Museum, 215 S. Tejon St. Sat., Dec. 2, 4 p.m.

Holiday Concert by the Vocal Arts Ensemble with the Chamber Orchestra of the Springs at the First Christian Church, 16 E. Platte Ave. Features Handel's Dixit Dominus, two "orchestra gems" by Gustav Holst, and a selection of a cappella Christmas music. $5-$10, 520-SHOW. Sun., Dec. 3, 3 p.m.

Trans Siberian Orchestra's Christmas Eve and Other Stories at the Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave. $25-$35, 520-SHOW. Thurs., Dec. 7, 7:30 p.m.

Handel's Messiah Sing-Along presented by the Woodland Park Community Singers at Mountain View United Methodist Church. Reception follows. Call 687-9483 for more. Fri., Dec. 8, 7:30 p.m.

Michael Martin Murphy Christmas Show at the Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave. $26-$32, 520-SHOW. Fri., Dec. 8, 8 p.m.

Soli Deo Gloria Choir presenting its annual Christmas concert at the Holy Apostles Church, 4925 N. Carefree. Free-will offering. Sat., Dec. 9, 8 p.m.

'Tis the Season, a performance by the Colorado Springs Children's Chorale at the Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave. $8, 520-SHOW. Sun., Dec. 10, 3 p.m.

Chant by Candlelight featuring the Schola Cantorum Chant Choir at the Grace Episcopal Church, 601 N. Tejon St. Sun., Dec. 10, 4 p.m.

Holiday Blues Gala featuring members from the Broadway hit It Ain't Nothing But the Blues performing at The Warehouse Restaurant, 25 W. Cimarron St. Proceeds benefit the Colorado Actors' Theater's outreach programs. Includes appetizers, a desert and champagne toast. $60, 444-0884. Sun., Dec. 10, 5 p.m.

Festival of Lessons and Carols, Colorado College's traditional Christmas candlelight service of reading, carols and choral work in CC's Shove Chapel, Nevada and St. Vrain. Sun., Dec. 10, 6 p.m.

Second annual Christmas Concert by the Steve Barta Trio at the Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St., 634-5583. $8, children under 16. $15, adults. Wed., Dec. 13, 7:30 p.m.

Colorado Springs Chorale's Deck the Hall at the Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave. $8-$18, 520-SHOW. Fri., Dec. 15, 7:30 p.m.

JazzTrax Christmas Concert featuring Jonathon Butler, Chris Botti, Alex Bugnon and Wayman Tisdale at the Colorado Music Hall, 2475 E. Pikes Peak Ave. $25 for General Admission; call 447-9797. Sat., Dec. 16, 8 p.m.

Colorado Springs Symphony Pops Holiday Spectacular at the Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave. $6-$41, 520-SHOW. Fri.-Sat., Dec. 22-23, 8 p.m.

acoustic, folk & country

Tish Hinojosa, the annual "thanks to our members concert" by the Black Rose Acoustic Society at the Black Forest Community Center, Shoup & Black Forest Road. $7 for members. $16 for general public. Call 282-0760 for more. Sat., Nov. 24, 7:30 p.m. (doors at 6:30 p.m.)

Fiddlist Johnny Cunningham and vocalist Susan McKeown with Aidan Brennan on guitar at the Smokebrush Center, 235 S. Nevada Ave. $17-$19, 268-0517. Sun., Nov. 26, 8 p.m.

15th annual Colorado Springs Guitar Society concert at the Unitarian Church, 730 N. Tejon St. $8-$12, 599-8761. Wed., Nov. 29, 7:30 p.m.

Barbara Bailey Hutchison, Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter, at a holiday show in the Overlook Caf at UCCS. Call 262-3450 for more. Thurs., Nov. 30, 6:30-8 p.m.

Don Edwards at the Smokebrush Center, 235 S. Nevada Ave. $18, 444-0884. Sun., Dec. 3, 7 p.m.

Michael Martin Murphy Christmas Show at the Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave. $26-$32, 520-SHOW. Fri., Dec. 8, 8 p.m.

Mariachi Tigre, Colorado College's Mexican folk orchestra , performing "Fiesta Guadalupana," a mass and recital of traditional Mexican devotional music at Corpus Christi Catholic Church, 2318 N. Cascade Ave. Free. Sun., Dec. 10, 3 p.m.

classical

Fine Arts Chamber Series concert by the United Air Force Band of the Rockies featuring Master Sergeant Cheryl White on flute and Technical Sergeant Alajandro Vieira on bassoon at the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St., 634-5583. Free; no tickets required. Tues., Nov. 28, 7:30 p.m.

Holiday Concert by the Vocal Arts Ensemble with the Chamber Orchestra of the Springs at the First Christian Church, 16 E. Platte Ave. Features Handel's Dixit Dominus, two "orchestra gems" by Gustav Holst, and a selection of a cappella Christmas music. $5-$10, 520-SHOW. Sun., Dec. 3, 3 p.m.

Trans Siberian Orchestra's Christmas Eve and Other Stories at the Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave. $25-$35, 520-SHOW. Thurs., Dec. 7, 7:30 p.m.

Second annual Christmas Concert by the Steve Barta Trio at the Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St., 634-5583. $8, children under 16. $15, adults. Wed., Dec. 13, 7:30 p.m.

Colorado Springs Symphony Pops Holiday Spectacular at the Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave. $6-$41, 520-SHOW. Fri.-Sat., Dec. 22-23, 8 p.m.

jazz & swing

Colorado College Jazz Ensemble presenting a tribute to Thelonius Monk in Packard Hall, on the southwest corner of Cascade and Cache la Poudre. Free, 389-6607. Thurs., Dec. 7, 7:30 p.m.

Second Sunday Jazz Affair by the Pikes Peak Jazz and Swing Society at The Original Castaways, 107 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs. $4-$6. Sun., Dec. 10, 2-5 p.m.

JazzTrax Christmas Concert featuring Jonathon Butler, Chris Botti, Alex Bugnon and Wayman Tisdale at the Colorado Music Hall, 2475 E. Pikes Peak Ave. $25 for General Admission; call 447-9797. Sat., Dec. 16, 8 p.m.

miscellaneous

Experimental Percussionist Le Quan Nihn in Packard Hall, southwest corner of Cascade and Cache la Poudre. Free, 389-6607. Thurs., Nov. 30, 7:30 p.m.

Tuba Christmas Concert at the Pioneers Museum, 215 S. Tejon St. Sat., Dec. 2, 4 p.m.

Tom Lasky, contemporary Christian singer-songwriter, singing at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 4720 Gallery Road. Free-will offering. Wed., Dec. 6, 7 p.m. Call 596-5293 for more.

Colorado College Chamber Chorus performing jazz, Hindu, gospel, classical, spiritual and a cappella selections in Packard Hall on the southwest corner of Cascade and Cache La Poudre. Free, 389-6607. Fri., Dec. 8, 7:30 p.m.

Tunjung Sari, a performance of Balinese dance and gamelan music, in Colorado College's Packard Hall, on the southwest corner of Cascade and Cache la Poudre. Free, 389-6607. Sun., Dec. 10, 3 p.m.

rock, pop & blues

Dio with Yngwie J. Malmsteen and Doro at the Colorado Music Hall, 2475 E. Pikes Peak Ave. $22.50, 800/965-4827. Fri., Nov. 24, 8 p.m.

Rikki Dee Hall & The VooDoo Hawks with Gypsy Groove at Fire Inn Roadhouse, 2631 Lake Ave., Pueblo, 719/566-6845, over-21 show. Fri.-Sat., Nov. 24-25, 9 p.m.

Brethren Fast at Tres Hombres, 116 W. Midland Ave., Woodland Park, 687-0625. $5. Sat., Dec. 9, 9 p.m.

Martin Sexton in Colorado College's Packard Hall, southwest corner of Cascade and Cache la Poudre. $17; tickets at Worner Center of KRCC. Sat., Dec. 9, 7 p.m. Call 389-6680 for more.

Holiday Blues Gala featuring members from the Broadway hit It Ain't Nothing But the Blues performing at The Warehouse Restaurant, 25 W. Cimarron St. Proceeds benefit the Colorado Actors' Theater's outreach programs. Includes appetizers, a desert and champagne toast. $60, 444-0884. Sun., Dec. 10, 5 p.m.

Jordan Michael Smith, 13-year-old blues sensation, with Jail Breakers at Tres Hombres, 116 W. Midland Ave., Woodland Park, 687-0625. $3. Sat., Dec. 16, 9 p.m.

music announcements

Auditions at 3022 N. El Paso for the Colorado Springs Youth Symphony, Pikes Peak Winds Symphony, Encore! Youth Orchestra, Vivace Strings, and Amadeus Strings. Open to musicians 18 and under. Sat., Dec. 2, 10 a.m. to noon. Call 633-3901 for audition times and music selections.


Performances

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Dance

The Nutcracker by the San Diego Ballet with the Colorado Springs Symphony at the Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave. $12-$47, 520-SHOW. Fri.-Sat., Nov. 24-25, 2:30 p.m. and 8 p.m.; Sun., Nov. 26, 2:30 p.m.

Dance Nol by the Sangre de Cristo Ballet Theatre in the Sangre de Cristo Arts Center Theater, Pueblo. $5-$7, 719/542-1211. Sat., Dec. 2, 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Sun., Dec. 3, 2 p.m.

Theater

Crimes of the Heart, Beth Henley's Pulitzer Prize-winning play, performed by Star Bar Players at the Lon Chaney Theater, corner of Kiowa and Weber streets, Colorado Springs. Sat., Nov. 25, 8 p.m.; Sun., Nov. 26, 2 p.m.; Fri.-Sat., Dec. 1-9, 8 p.m.; Sun., Dec. 10, 2 p.m. $10-$12, 573-7411.

I Never Saw Another Butterfly, a show bringing to life the stories and poems collected by Raja Englanderova about the more than 15,000 Jewish children who passed through Terezin, a military garrison set up as a Jewish ghetto. Performed by the Pikes Peak Community College Masquers at the Main Stage at PPCC's Centennial Campus, 5675 S. Academy. $5-$10, 540-7418. Fri.-Sat., Nov. 24 through Dec. 16, 8 p.m. Matinees at noon on: Fri., Dec. 1; Fri., Dec. 15. Matinees at 2 p.m. on: Sun., Nov. 26; Sun., Dec. 3; Sat. and Sun., Dec. 9 and 10; Sun., Dec. 17.

Angel Street, a suspenseful and fun melodrama a.k.a. Gaslight, written by Patrick Hamilton and presented by TheaterWorks at UCCS, 1420 Austin Bluffs Pkwy. $15, 262-3232. $5, students. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. Sundays at 4 p.m. Through Nov. 26.

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat performed by the Repertory Theatre Company at the Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St. $20-$25, 634-5583. Fri.-Sat., 8 p.m. Sundays, 2 p.m. Nov. 30 through Dec. 17.

An Evening of One Acts at the Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts, 304 Highway 105, Palmer Lake, 481-0475. Features "Snowangel" by Lewis John Carlino and "Not Enough Rope" by Elaine May. $10. Fri.-Sat., Dec. 1-2, 8 p.m.

The Importance of Being Ernest by Oscar Wilde at Rampart High School. $5-$7, 594-9292 Ext. 235. Fri.-Sat., Dec. 1-2, 7 p.m.

Manitou Murders at Blue Skies Inn and Red Crags Bed and Breakfast Inn in which guests play the role of murder suspects for a weekend. Dec. 1-2. Call 685-3899 or 685-1920 for package prices.

The Kafkamachine, an installation/performance collage of selections from the works of Franz Kafka at CHAOS-Theatrearts, 802 N. Weber St. Featuring performances by the Art Police. $8, 634-5429. Fri.-Sat., through Dec. 2, 8 p.m.

Show Boat brought to us by the Theater League of Colorado Springs at the Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave. $22.60-$35.60, 520-SHOW. Sun.-Mon., Dec. 5-6, 8 p.m.

Harvey, a comedy by Mary Chase performed by The Colorado Actors' Theater at the Smokebrush Center, 235 S. Nevada Ave. $15-$20, 444-0884. Wednesdays and Thursdays at 7 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. Sundays at 2 p.m. Through Dec. 17.

It Had To Be You by the Encore! Dinner Theatre, at Castaways Theater, 103 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs. $35, 471-PLAY (7529). 6 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays: cocktails and musical entertainment at 6 p.m., gourmet buffet at 6:30 p.m., with the show at 8 p.m. Through November

A Kurt Bestor Christmas brought to us by the Theater League of Colorado Springs at the Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave. $5-$20, 520-SHOW. Tues., Dec. 19, 8 p.m.

KCME's Radio Theater presenting Your Money or Your Life, about a kindly thief and a bum, on KCME FM-88.7. Thurs., Dec. 14, 8 p.m.

An Evening of Martin & Langston, featuring Danny Glover and Felix Justice at the Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave. $11-$31, 520-SHOW. Mon., Jan. 27, 8 p.m.

announcements

Audition workshop presented by the Iron Springs Chateau Melodrama Dinner Theater at 444 Ruxton Ave., Manitou Springs. Explore techniques and procedures. Sun., Nov. 26, 4 p.m. Call 685-5104

Auditions by the Iron Springs Chateau Melodrama Dinner Theater for its 2001 season at 444 Ruxton Ave., Manitou Springs. Sun., Dec. 3, 1-3 p.m. Callbacks: 3-6 p.m. Call 685-5104 for more information.

Star Bar Players seeking a director for the third retrospective play of their 30th season, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead by Tom Stoppard. Proposals are due by December 3. Proposal guidelines available by calling 573-7411. Mail to P.O. Box 875, Colorado Springs, CO 80901 or call 573-7411. Production dates are March 30 through April 8.

Encore Dinner Theater holding auditions for Neil Simon's The Last of the Red Hot Lovers at 103 Manitou Ave. Seeking men ages 40-55, women 20-55. Call 687-0694 for an appointment. Sat.-Sun., Dec. 2-3.

The Colorado Actors' Theater is looking for volunteer ushers for its production of Harvey. Ushers take tickets and see the show for free. Also looking for daytime office volunteers. Call Kate or Lee Ann for information at 444-0884.


Recreation

Adult recreation

Star Watch sponsored by the Southern Colorado Astronomical Society at the Greenway and Nature Center, Pueblo, 719/560-STAR. (Cancelled if weather or clouds prevent clear viewing.) Fri., Nov. 24, dusk.

Thanksgiving Wetland Wildlife Walk, a two-mile walk at Fountain Creek Nature Center. Free, but reservations required; call 520-6745. Sat., Nov. 25, 9-11:30 a.m.

Jingle Bell Walk/Run for Arthritis through Monument Park. 5K. Registration fee: $15-$20. Festive holiday costumes encouraged. All proceeds benefit the Southern Colorado branch of the Arthritis Foundation. Sat., Dec. 2, 9 a.m.


Spectator Sports

Colorado Gold Kings at the World Arena, 3185 Venetucci Blvd., 576-2626. Against Tacoma Sabercats on Thurs., Nov. 30, 7:05 p.m. and Sun., Dec. 3, 2:05 p.m. (with a portion of Dec. 3 tickets benefiting Pikes Peak United Way)


Special Events

Sacred Journeys to the Andes, a slide show on a recent "sacred journey" by 12 locals to Peru. Includes craft sale. At 2207 Colorado Ave. Reservations appreciated; call 578-9155. Wed., Nov. 29, 7-9 p.m.

Computer and High Tech Show presented by Colorado Computer Show featuring a number of companies exhibiting their products at the Citadel Plaza, 615 N. Chelton Road. Have your computer questions answered by vendors. Admission: $7. Sat.-Sun., Dec. 2-3, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Holiday Events

Fifth annual Mountain Holiday Festival at the Ute Pass Cultural Center, Hwy. 24 and Fairview, in Woodland Park. Features 40 artists and craftspeople. $1. Fri., Nov. 24, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sat., Nov. 25, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Millennium Holiday Tree Send Off at the Pioneers Museum, 215 S. Tejon St. View the 77-year-old Colorado Blue Spruce that will adorn the west lawn of the U.S. Capitol before it begins its slow trek along the Santa Fe Trail. Day will include entertainment, children's activities, and words from Hefley and Nighthorse Campbell. Sat., Nov. 25, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

American Cancer Society's Love Lights a Tree kick-off event in the Broadmoor West Tower. Honor someone with a "love light" for $10; call 636-5101. For a complete schedule of events, call 634-7711. Sat., Nov. 25, 5:30 p.m.

Family Fun Day Activities at the Pioneers Museum, 215 S. Tejon St. Features hourly entertainment from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. and hot wassail and cookies on the museum steps from 5-8 p.m. Includes a tuba Christmas concert at 4 p.m. Sat., Dec. 2.

Trees of Life Lighting Ceremony presented by Pikes Peak Hospice in Acacia Park on Sat., Dec. 2, 4:30 p.m.

16th annual Festival of Lights Parade starting at 5:50 p.m. at the corners of Tejon Street and St. Vrain Street and heading south from there, featuring over 80 entries. Sat., Dec. 2.

Sixth annual Gingerbread Village with the theme "Historic Colorado Springs." Kicks off with the Gingerbread and Jazz Gala at the Historic Day Nursery on Sat., Dec. 2; $75. "Breakfast with Santa" will take place at the Day Nursery on Dec. 9-10; ticket prices vary. Gingerbread House creations on display at the Citadel Mall Dec. 4-25. Call 632-1754 for more information or reservations.

Sixth annual Old Colorado City Holiday Bed and Breakfast Tour to benefit the Old Colorado City Historical Society. Seven B&Bs participating. $10-$15. Call 636-1225 or 632-9194 for more. Sun., Dec. 3, 2-6 p.m.

17th annual Holiday Home Tour in the Broadmoor area. Visit four homes decorated for the holiday season. $12-$15. Proceeds benefit the Colorado Springs Symphony Orchestra. Free parking at St. Paul's Church, west of the Broadmoor Hotel. Call 630-2550 for more. Fri.-Sat., Dec. 8-9, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sun., Dec. 10, noon to 5 p.m.

Christmas Tour and Artist Showcase presented by the Ute Pass Triangle Chamber of Commerce, featuring six Ute Pass sites (B&Bs, private homes) decorated for the season. Local artists will be featured at each site. $10-$12, 684-9983. Sat., Dec. 10, noon to 4 p.m.

Twilight Frontier Christmas at Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site, off of 30th Street at the east entrance to Garden of the Gods Park. Features musical entertainment, jingle bell wagon rides, lantern-light tours to the 1860s homestead, hot cider and other refreshments. Sat., Dec. 16, 4-8 p.m. Sun., Dec. 17, 4-8 p.m.


Youth and Family Events

Wild Cats of Colorado at the Starsmore Discovery Center, 2120 S. Cheyenne Cañon Road. For ages 5 and up, accompanied by an adult. Free. Call 578-6146 for reservations. Sat., Nov. 25, 11 a.m. to noon.

Pikes Peak "N" Gineers Model Railroad Club will be having an opening in the Green Crest Business Center, 3645 Jeannine Drive, Suite 108. Fri.-Sat., Nov. 24-25, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sun., Nov. 26, noon to 4 p.m.

Millennium Holiday Tree Send Off at the Pioneers Museum, 215 S. Tejon St. View the 77-year-old Colorado Blue Spruce that will adorn the west lawn of the U.S. Capitol before it begins its slow trek along the Santa Fe Trail. Day will include entertainment, children's activities, and words from Hefley and Nighthorse Campbell. Sat., Nov. 25, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Barney's Musical Castle making its only stop in Colorado at the World Arena, 3185 Venetucci Blvd. $11-$26, 520-9090. Mon-Wed., Nov. 27-29, 7 p.m.

Children's Museum at the Citadel Mall offering a number of events. "Kids in the Kitchen," making place settings and napkins, on Fri., Nov. 17, 4-5 p.m. Make cornucopias in "Creativity Burst" on Mon., Nov. 20. Free with $3 admission, 574-0077.

Family Fun Day Activities at the Pioneers Museum, 215 S. Tejon St. Features hourly entertainment from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. and hot wassail and cookies on the museum steps from 5-8 p.m. Sat., Dec. 2.

A Christmas Carol, a special interactive children's version, by the Encore! Children's Theatre at the Castaway's, 103 Manitou Ave. $7, 471-PLAY. Saturdays, Dec. 2-30, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Family Activity Days at the Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St. Free, 634-5583. Hispanic and Native American Activity Day on Sat., Dec. 2, 1-3 p.m. Japanese and Scandinavian Activity Day on Sat., Dec. 9, 1-3 p.m. African American and Jewish American Activity Day on Sat., Dec. 16, 1-3 p.m.


Out of Town Events

Classical

Colorado Symphony Orchestra in Boettcher Concert Hall at the Denver Performing Arts Complex, Denver. Performing all Beethoven, Dec. 1-3. "Too Hot to Handle" on Dec. 8-10 and Handel's Messiah on Dec. 21-22. A Colorado Christmas, Dec. 14-17. $12-$48, 303/830-8497.

dance

Colorado Ballet performing in the Auditorium Theater of the Denver Performing Arts Complex, 14th and Curtis streets. $18-$100, 520-9090. The Nutcracker, Nov. 25 through Dec. 27.

Granny Dances to a Holiday Drum featuring the Cleo Parker Robinson Ensemble at the Denver Performing Arts Complex, Denver. $20-$35, 800/641-1222. Nov. 24 through Dec. 3.

rock, pop & blues

Sammy Hagar at the Fillmore Auditorium, Denver. $27-$32, 520-9090. Fri., Nov. 24, 8 p.m.

Blond Redhead with The Need at the Bluebird Theater, 3317 E. Colfax, Denver, 303/322-2308. $10. Fri., Nov. 24, 8 p.m.

BBMak and Jessica Riddle at the Fillmore Auditorium, Denver. $ TBA, 520-9090. Mon., Nov. 27, 7:30 p.m.

CANCELLED Wu Tang Clan at the Fillmore Auditorium, Denver. $25, 520-9090. Wed., Nov. 29, 7:30 p.m.

Kissmas Ball with Mandy Moore at the Fillmore Auditorium, Denver. $18.50, 520-9090. Sat., Dec. 2, 7 p.m.

Rancid with AFI and The Distillers at the Ogden Theater, 935 E. Colfax, Denver, 303/830-2525. $13. Sun., Dec. 3, 7 p.m.

In Flames with Nevermore, Shadows Fall and Burn It Down at the Bluebird Theater, 3317 E. Colfax, Denver, 303/322-2308. $10-$12. Tues., Dec. 5, 8 p.m.

Martin Sexton at the Fox Theater, Boulder. $19, 303/443-3399. Over-21 show. Wed.-Thurs., Dec. 6-7, 9 p.m.

The Original P at the Bluebird Theater, 3317 E. Colfax, Denver, 303/322-2308. $15. Thurs., Dec. 7, 8 p.m.

Clutch with Corrosion of Conformity, Flybanger and Sixty Watt Shamen at the Ogden Theater, 935 E. Colfax, Denver, 303/830-2525. $16-$18. Thurs., Dec. 7, 7 p.m.

KBPI Mistletoe Jam with Deftones and Tap Root at the Fillmore Auditorium, Denver. $25, 520-9090. Tues., Dec. 12, 7:30 p.m.

Dokken with Snake River Conspiracy and Rogue at the Ogden Theater, 935 E. Colfax, Denver, 303/830-2525. $16-$17. Tues., Dec. 12, 8 p.m.

Kimball Collins with Jon Bishop, Marci Star and Dragon at the Ogden Theater, 935 E. Colfax, Denver, 303/830-2525. $25. Wed., Dec. 13, 8 p.m.

William Topley at the Fox Theater, Boulder. $19, 303/443-3399. Over-21. Thurs.-Sat., Dec. 14-16, 8 p.m.

Stanley Jordon at the Bluebird Theater, 3317 E. Colfax, Denver, 303/322-2308. $20. Fri., Dec. 22, 8 p.m.

Big Head Todd and the Monsters at the Fillmore Auditorium, Denver. $42, 520-9090. Sun., Dec. 31, 8 p.m.

special events

Denver Distinguished Lecture Series in the Auditorium Theatre at the Denver Performing Arts Complex, Denver. Features George Stephanopoulos, former deputy campaign manager and director of communications for Clinton/Gore in 1992, on Dec. 4; Dr. Jane Goodall, humanitarian and chimpanzee advocate, on Feb. 13; and Deepak Chopra, M.D., spiritual guide and leader of alternative medicine, on April 11. $100-$2,500 for series package. $15-$52 for individual tickets. Call 303/830-TIXS for more.

Sports

Discovery Health Channel Women's Soccer Challenge at the Pepsi Center, Denver. $12.50-$37.50, 520-9090. Sun., Dec. 3, 6 p.m.

Colorado Avalanche at 7 p.m., except where noted, at the Pepsi Center, Denver. $33-$165, 520-9090. Against Calgary Flames: Sat., Nov. 25, 8 p.m. Against Phoenix Coyotes: Wed., Nov. 29. Against Dallas Stars: Fri., Dec. 1. Against Tampa Bay Lightning: Mon., Dec. 11. Against Philadelphia Flyers: Wed., Dec. 13, 6 p.m. Against: Fri., Dec. 15, 6 p.m. Against Calgary Flames: Tues., Dec. 19, 8 p.m. Against Los Angeles Kings: Thurs., Dec. 21. Against Vancouver Canucks: Sat., Dec. 23, 8 p.m.

Denver Broncos at 2:05 p.m. at Mile High Stadium. $25-$56. Against Seattle Seahawks: Sun., Dec. 10. Against San Francisco 49ers: Sun., Dec. 23.

Denver Nuggets at 7 p.m., unless otherwise noted, at the Pepsi Center, Denver. $21-$221, 520-9090. Against Los Angeles Lakers: Sat., Dec. 18. Against San Antonio Spurs on a Family Night: Fri., Nov. 24. Against Houston Rockets: Thurs., Nov. 30. Against Seattle Sonics on a Family Night: Sat., Dec. 2. Against Philadelphia 76ers: Mon., Dec. 4. Against Miami Heat on a Family Night: Tues., Dec. 12. Against Detroit Pistons on Wed., Dec. 20. Against Portland Trail Blazers on Fri., Dec. 22. Against L.A. Clippers on a Family Night: Tues., Dec. 26. Against L.A. Clippers: Tues., Dec. 26.

theater

Tantulus, the epic production, at the Denver Performing Arts Complex, Denver. Two more one-day marathons: Nov. 25 and Dec. 2. $240-$280, 800/641-1222.

The Santaland Diaries by David Sedaris at the Bug Theater, Denver. $10-$15, 303/477-9984. Fri.-Sat., 8 p.m. Thurs., 7 p.m., Sun., 2 p.m. Nov. 24 through Dec. 30.

The Scarlet Pimpernel, the absurdist comedy which follows the dashing English aristocrat, Pimpernel, in the Buell Theatre at the Denver Performing Arts Complex, Denver. $25-$60, 800/641-1222. Dec. 13-31.

The Show Off at the Denver Performing Arts Complex, Denver. $34-$38, 800/641-1222.. Through Dec. 16.

I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change in the Garner Galleria Theatre at the Denver Performing Arts Complex, Denver. $29-$34, 800/641-1222. Through Dec. 31.

Annie at the Denver Performing Arts Complex, Denver. $15-$35, , 800/641-1222. Jan. 5-7, 2001.

Annie, Get Your Gun at the Denver Performing Arts Complex, Denver. $15-$50, 800/641-1222. Jan. 9-23, 2001.

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