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"The Durango Arts Center provides Durango and surrounding communities opportunities to create, to promote and to participate in diverse arts experiences."

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Now that’s some cool summer school!


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Young artists will love these exciting opportunities to finish summer vacation with style. DAC will host a Teen Artist Retreat from August 11-13 for students ages 12-17.  This summer’s teen camp will focus on printmaking processes that include trace monoprints and woodcuts. Denver artist Jennifer Ghormley (that’s her woodcut print above) will cover a brief history of printmaking and the many options it entails.The cost is $120 for DAC members and $150 for non-members. Register Here

Also in the Education Studio, kids will love “Patterned Paper, Prints, Paintings and Pots.” The class will run from August 4-8 with a morning session for ages 5-7 and afternoon sessions for kids ages 8-11.  Students will play with patterned landscapes, texture patterns and printed cloth patterns in this powerfully patterned art camp.  The cost is $112.50 for DAC members and $125 for non-members. Register Here

Pippin the Musical


Pippin The Musical
Book by Roger O. Hirson, Music & Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz
Fridays & Saturdays: June 27-August 16
Showtimes: 7:30 p.m.
No performance on July 4 / Special Matinee on Sunday, July 6 at 3 p.m.
$22 DAC members/$25 general public

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Readers ChoiceThe polls are open again and that means it’s time for us to defend our title as Best Live Theatre in Durango, but we need your help to do it. We’re also up for Best Art Gallery and we’d love to wear both crowns for the next year. Voting is quick and easy – register here to get started and please show your support for DAC!

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