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Check the Method: Spoken Word Workshop

Every Saturday, 12-1:30 p.m. Mountain Time Hosted by Young Chicago Authors and led by Chicago poet and author, Kevin Coval, and FAC Director and playwright, Idris Goodwin, Check The Method is Chicago’s premier writing workshop for 14-25 year olds. Come learn how to find inspiration in your daily life, write poems, and craft performances. Check […]

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Local Artist Feature: Corey Drieth

Corey Drieth was born and raised in Northern Colorado. He attended Colorado State University in Fort Collins where he received undergraduate degrees in Philosophy/Comparative Religious Studies and Studio Art. After serving as the Critic and Artist Residency Series (CAARS) coordinator for CSU’s Hatton Gallery, he attended graduate school at the University of North Carolina and […]

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Meet our Aug/Sept members of the month: Rev. Roger Butts and Rev. Marta Fioriti

Fine Arts Center Members for 3 years Why did you become a member of the Fine Arts Center? We started when our kids took some classes at Bemis as young children. We love the Fine Arts Center. We know supporting such institutions makes the Pikes Peak region better and more beautiful. But what got us, […]

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FAC Theatre Company Nominated for 21 Henry Awards

The Fine Arts Center Theatre company was recently nominated for 21 Henry Awards, the most of any theatre company statewide, by The Colorado Theatre Guild. Named for longtime Denver theatre producer Henry Lowenstein, the Henry Awards recognize outstanding achievements in Colorado theatre. More than 100 statewide peer professionals, educators and assigned judges oversee the nomination […]

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Meet our June/July members of the month: Nard Claar and Sheary Clough Suiter

Fine Arts Center Members for 16 years Sheary: I moved to COS in 2011 from Anchorage, Alaska. I’d always been a member of the Anchorage Museum of Art, and so naturally one of my first acts was to join the local museum. And of course, as a visual artist for over 30 years, it’s a […]

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