The gallery hosts the exhibition “Far Away Places”
The Stanton Gallery at Town Hall Arts Center, 2450 W. Main St. in downtown Littleton, is hosting the Littleton Fine Arts Guild’s latest exhibit, ‘Faraway Places’ through Nov. 13. The gallery is open during box office hours, Monday to Friday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and during performances. All works are for sale – and could make a great holiday gift! You can pay at the counter and reserve a painting. Littleton photographer Andy Marquez was the juror.
‘Xanadu’ on stage
The Town Hall Arts Center at 2450 W. Main St. in downtown Littleton is hosting “Xanadu” from September 16 through October 16. 303-794-2787, ext. 5, or townhallartscenter.org.
Curious Theater’s newest production is Will Arbery’s “Heroes of the Fourth Turning,” which has had several notable off-Broadway productions, but not previously in Denver. Regional premiere, directed by Kent Thompson. Through October 15 at the Curious Theater, 1080 Acoma St., Denver. See curioustheatre.org, 303-623-0524.
concert of wind
The Colorado Wind Ensemble will play 1980s music at 7:30 p.m. on September 17 at the King Center at Auraria, 777 Lawrence Way (enter the parking lot at 7th and Lawrence). Tickets $25 adults; $20 seniors and military; $10 students; free from 5 years old. See coloradowindensemble.org/concerts.
Greenwood Village Art
“Art on the Green” is a free Colorado-wide art fair September 17-18 adjacent to the Curtis Center for the Arts, 2349 E. Orchard Road, Greenwood Village. More than 80 artists, food trucks, live music.
The Highlands Ranch Historical Society will meet from 7-8:30 p.m. on September 19 at the Southridge Recreation Center, 4800 MacArthur Blvd., Highlands Ranch. Speaker: Jim Barnard, president of the Denver Space Society, on “The Final Frontier”. A $3 donation is suggested for non-HRHS members. See thehrhs.org.
Sale of gardens
The annual fall plant and bulb sale at Denver Botanic Gardens, York Street, will be held September 30 and October 1 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free admission to the sale and gardens, but prior reservation is required. See botanicgardens.org. Members get 10% off.
Cherry Creek Choir
Cherry Creek Chorale presents its 43rd season at Bethany Lutheran Church, 4500 E. Hampden Ave., Cherry Hills Village, beginning October 14-15 with guests, Littleton-based Young Voices of Colorado. See cherrycreekchorale.org.
The Newman Center at the University of Denver presents Orquestra Akokan at 7:30 p.m. on October 3. Cuban mambo. Tickets: newmancenterpresents.com. 303-871-7720. Plan ahead: the Pilobolus dance company will perform at 7:30 p.m. on October 14 and 15.
The Denver Center Theater Company opens the season with Lloyd Suh’s “The Chinese Lady” through October 16, followed by Shakespeare’s “Much Ado About Nothing” through November 6. See denvercenter.org, 303-893-6030.
Depot Art Gallery
“Side by Side” is a new exhibition at the Depot Art Gallery, 2069 W. Powers Ave., Littleton. Opening hours: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday to Sunday. See depotartgallery.org.
CORE New Art Space, 6501 W. Colfax Ave., Lakewood is exhibiting works by Danid Karim and Susie Biehl until October 2. Friday from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m., Saturday and Sunday from noon to 5 p.m. See coreartspace.com.
Denver Art Museum
The Denver Art Museum presents “Saints, Sinners, Lovers and Fools: 300 Years of Flemish Masterworks” from October 16 to January 22. The exhibition focuses on Flemish works of art from the 15th and 17th centuries: medieval, Renaissance and Baroque paintings. From the Phoebus Foundation based in Belgium. More soon on this.