Position: Herald Arts & Entertainment editor

Durango Cowboy Poetry Gathering to kick off Sept. 29

Mosey on downtown starting this weekend for the annual Cowboy Poetry Gathering. The four-day celebration will offer residents and visitors a look into cowboy and Western culture. Now in its 28th...

DATE: Sept. 29, 2016 | CATEGORY: Arts and Entertainment

Strater’s summer show offers new format

The Strater knows how to put on a show. Since 1962, the iconic hotel in downtown Durango has been entertaining people – tourists and locals alike – with its summer performances. This summer,...

DATE: Aug. 1, 2016 | CATEGORY: Arts and Entertainment

Gallery owner’s charm idea spans from Mesa Verde to Purgatory

KK Patton, owner of Durango gallery Sendero, has come up with an idea to get people to check out places they might not otherwise check out in Durango – either as a visitor or a local. She has...

DATE: July 27, 2016 | CATEGORY: Living

A Top 10 list of books for summer reading

With the temperatures rising and the kids mostly out of school, there’s no time like the present to start thinking about what you want to read this summer. Whether you’re headed to an exotic locale...

DATE: June 7, 2016 | CATEGORY: Arts and Entertainment

The tiniest art gallery: 8 cubic feet of work

Tucked into a teensy-tiny space in Studio & is what may very well be the smallest gallery in Durango. The Recess Gallery comes in at just over 8 cubic feet, and the art on display there is rotated...

DATE: June 7, 2016 | CATEGORY: Arts and Entertainment