KCME Culture Zone

Sunday at 5:00PM and Monday at 7:00PM

You are about to enter another dimension, a dimension, not only of sight and sound, but of mind. A journey into a wondrous land of arts and culture. That’s the signpost up ahead! Your next stop…The Culture Zone!

The Culture Zone is a weekly potpourri of interviews, music and more, produced by Keith Simon and spotlighting cultural events and personalities in the Pikes Peak region.  With regular special segments with Andy Vick, executive Director of the Cultural Office of the Pikes Peak Region and his Cultural Connection.

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  1. DIANE STINE, DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR OF THE COLORADO SPRINGS PIONEERS MUSEUM, ON “THE GIFT OF HISTORY” BREAKFAST TO BENEFIT THE MUSEUM’S ACTIVITIES WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 21ST AT THE ANTLERS HOTEL. 08.11.19 5:49
  2. ERIC METZGER OF MCALLISTER HOUSE MUSEUM TALKS ABOUT “PEDALLING THROUGH THE AGES” A SERIES OF BIKE-RELATED ACTIVITES FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY COMING SATURDAY, AUGUST 24TH, CO-HOSTED BY KIDS ON BIKES, BIKE COLORADO SPRINGS AND PIKE RIDE. 08.11.19 9:23
  3. ANDY VICK, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE CULTURAL OFFICE OF THE PIKES PEAK REGION, WITH THE CULTURAL CONNECTION. 08.11.19 2:35
  4. “SHEL” – AN INDIE/FOLK BAND, RETURNS TO STARGAZERS THEATRE AND EVENT CENTER FRIDAY, AUGUST 23RD. OPENING FOR SHEL WILL BE AUDREY BUSSANCH. 08.11.19 12:31
  5. THE JAZZ IN THE GARDEN SERIES OF CONCERTS CONTINUES AT GRACE AND ST. STEPHENS EPISCOPAL CHURCH WITH THE UNITED STATES AIR FORCE FALCONAIRES JAZZ BAND. 08.04.19 0:59
  6. LOLA WOLLOCH, PRESIDENT AND CEO OF THE SOUTHERN COLORADO WOMEN’S CHAMBER OF COMMERCE, TALKS ABOUT THE CHAMBER, PLUS THE UPCOMING ACCOLADES EVENT BUSINESS LEADER OF THE YEAR AWARD LUNCHEON. 08.04.19 9:48
  7. MUSICIANS NICK BOOKER AND ANTHONY VICK OF “ALL THOSE WHO WANDER” ON THEIR NEWEST RELEASE COMING AUGUST 9TH, “WHAT THIS WORLD MEANS TO ME.” 08.04.19 8:51
  8. CULINARY INSTRUCTOR MONIKA CELLY OF POLKADOTS AND CURRY, TELLS US ABOUT HER CLASSES IN COOKING INDIAN CUISINE FOR ADULTS AND CHILDREN. 08.04.19 12:18
  9. STEPHANIE BELL OF THE NON-PROFIT “DISCOVER GOODWILL” JOINS LISA RUTHERFORD OF KIRKPATRICK BANK HOME LOANS TO TALK ABOUT THEIR ORGANIZATION, PLUS THEIR PARTNERSHIP WITH KIRKPATRICK BANK HOME LOANS. 08.04.19 8:06
  10. THE JAZZ IN THE GARDEN SERIES OF CONCERTS CONTINUES AT GRACE AND ST. STEPHENS EPISCOPAL CHURCH WITH THE HENNESSY 6 – FRIDAY, JULY 26TH. 07.21.19 5:57
  11. DAVE DEPETERS, CEO OF THE NATIONAL REPERTORY ORCHESTRA IN BRECKENRIDGE, TELLS US ABOUT THE FINAL CONCERTS OF THEIR 2019 SEASON. 07.21.19 8:03
  12. FUNKY LITTLE THEATRE COMPANY PRESENTS “MONTY PYTHON’S SPAMALOT” NOW THROUGH AUGUST 17TH. 07.21.19 7:47
  13. THE BRECKENRIDGE MUSIC FESTIVAL IS HAPPENING NOW THROUGH MID-AUGUST. WE FIND OUT MORE FROM EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR TAMARA PARK. 07.21.19 9:37
  14. THE EVERGREEN JAZZ FESTIVAL HAPPENS JULY 26TH THROUGH THE 28TH IN EVERGREEN, COLORADO. WE TALK WITH HAL SMITH OF “ON THE LEVEE” – ONE OF THE FEATURED PERFORMERS IN THIS CONCERT SERIES. 07.21.19 6:39
  15. WRITER AND FORMER EL PASO COUNTY SHERIFF JOHN WESLEY ANDERSON TALKS ABOUT HIS NEW BOOK, “R.S. KELLY, A MAN OF THE TERRITORY,” A WORK OF HISTORICAL FICTION. RANKIN SCOTT KELLY WAS THE FIRST SHERIFF OF WHAT IS NOW EL PASO COUNTY. 07.14.19 11:40
  16. THE TRIO CLARIANO PRESENTS THEIR FIRST CONCERT, “CONNECTING THREADS,” AT BROADMOOR COMMUNITY CHURCH SUNDAY, JULY 21ST 07.14.19 9:34
  17. THE BLACK ROSE ACOUSTIC SOCIETY PRESENTS THE RHYTHM FUTURE QUARTET IN A CONCERT AT THE BLACK FOREST COMMUNITY CENTER. 07.14.19 8:57
  18. THE UCCS COLLEGE OF LETTERS, ARTS AND SCIENCES PRESENTS THE “90-DAY FILM SERIES,” AN INDEPENDENT STUDENT FILM COLLABORATIVE EMPHASIZING WOMEN FILMMAKERS. 07.14.19 10:54
  19. SIRIUS/XM RADIO’S BROADWAY HOST SETH RUDETSKY PRESENTS “DECONSTRUCTING BROADWAY” A ONE-MAN TOUR-DE-FORCE TUESDAY, JULY 16TH AT THE FINE ARTS CENTER AT COLORADO COLLEGE. 07.14.19 6:30
  20. CLARINETIST ROGER CAMPBELL OF “AFTER MIDNIGHT,” COLORADO’S PREMIER SWING BAND. AFTER MIDNIGHT WILL PERFORM AT THE EVERGREEN JAZZ FESTIVAL IN EVERGREEN, COLOADO, THE WEEKEND OF JULY 26TH, 27TH AND 28TH. 07.14.19 7:38
  21. THE JAZZ IN THE GARDEN SERIES OF CONCERTS CONTINUES WITH GEOFF CLEVELAND AND THE SPORADICALS, FRIDAY, JULY 12TH. 07.07.19 10:14
  22. THE MANITOU CHAMBER MUSIC FESTIVAL RETURNS FOR THEIR 6TH SEASON. WE FIND OUT MORE FROM FOUNDER AND DIRECTOR JERI JORGENSEN. 07.07.19 8:30
  23. JANA LEE ROSS TALKS WITH CHRIS BRUBECK. BRECKENRIDGE MUSIC PRESENTS THE BRUBECK BROTHERS QUARTET IN CONCERT THURSDAY, JULY 11TH CELEBRATING THE 60TH ANNIVERSARY OF DAVE BRUBECK’S LEGENDARY ALBUM, “TIME OUT.” 07.07.19 11:45
  24. THE FINE ARTS CENTER AT COLORADO COLLEGE PRESENTS “THE WORLD OF WEARABLE ART” – AN INTERNATIONAL TOURING EXHIBITION – NOW THROUGH SEPTEMBER 22ND. 07.07.19 13:44
  25. SPRINGS ENSEMBLE THEATRE PRESENTS “THE LARAMIE PROJECT” JULY 11TH THROUGH THE 28TH. 07.07.19 9:51
  26. MANGO FAN DJANGO PERFORMS AT THE NEXT “3RD THURSDAY JAZZ CABARET” AT PATTY JEWETT BAR AND GRILL ON JULY 18TH TO BENEFIT JAZZ 93.5. 06.30.19 10:11
  27. MELISSA MITCHELL AND BRYAN MATTHEWS OF THE PIKES PEAK LIBRARY DISTRICT ON UPCOMING EVENTS THIS SUMMER. 06.30.19 7:54
  28. ARCHITECTS AND ARTISTS BOB SWAIM AND CHUCK BENSON TALK ABOUT THEIR SEPARATE EXHIBITS BOTH STARTING FRIDAY, JULY 5TH. 06.30.19 11:00
  29. THE CLASSICALLY ALIVE SERIES OF CONCERTS CONTINUES WITH VIOLINIST MICHAELA PAETSCH AND PIANIST ABE MINZER. “ROOTS” – HAPPENS SUNDAY, JULY 7TH AT THE MINZER/SHREUDER RESIDENCE. 06.30.19 8:27
  30. THE OPERA THEATRE OF THE ROCKIES VOCAL ARTS FESTIVAL IS UNDERWAY. ROBERT BRUCE TALKS TO DIRECTOR STEPHEN LACOSTE AND CONDUCTOR JAMES ALBRITTON. 06.30.19 9:17
  31. SYMPHONY ABOVE THE CLOUDS HAPPENS FRIDAY, JULY 5TH IN WOODLAND PARK, PRESENTED BY THE UTE PASS SYMPHONY GUILD. KAROLYN SMITH OF THE GUILD TELLS US MORE. 06.30.19 6:01
  32. SERGEI VASSILIEV, PRINCIPAL CLARINETIST OF THE COLORADO SPRINGS PHILHARMONIC, ON “SUMMER WINDS” – AN EDUCATIONAL EXPERIENCE FOR ALL AGES STARTING JULY 8TH. 06.30.19 3:56
  33. BARB VAN HOY OF THE GIVE CAMPAIGN AND LISA RUTHERFORD OF KIRKPATRICK BANK HOME LOANS TALK ABOUT THE UPCOMING GIVE CAMPAIGN, AND THEIR PARTNERSHIP WITH KIRKPATRICK BANK. 06.30.19 11:29

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