Briefs: OA Road Trip September 12, 2008

'Capote,’ others in Aspen Filmfest

Award-winning films from Cannes, Sundance and Berlin film festivals are a part of the lineup for the Aspen Filmfest from Sept. 24–28 at the historic Wheeler Opera House, the Isis Theatre and Carbondale’s Crystal Theatre.

Filmfest patrons in previous years have been some of the first to see “Squid and the Whale,” “Motorcycle Diaries,” “Capote,” “Transamerica” and other films. Celebrity guests such as Kathy Bates, Felicity Huffman and Sydney Pollock have been known to show up.

Tickets go on sale to the public on Monday, Sept. 15, through participating theaters. Tickets to evening and weekend shows cost $12, weekday matinees cost $9 and tickets for children cost between $9 and $6.

For more information go to or call 970-920-5770.


What: Toby Keith with Montgomery Gentry, Carters Chord and others.

When: Friday, Sept. 19. Doors at 6:30 p.m. Show at 7:30 p.m.

Where: Fiddler’s Green Amphitheatre, 6350 Greenwood Plaza Blvd. 

Tickets: $68–$313.

Information: 303-220-7000,


What: Shwayze with Tyga.

When: Sunday, Sept. 21, 8 p.m.

Where: Bluebird Theater, 3317 E. Colfax.

Tickets: $22. 16 and over show.

Information: 303-377-1666,


What: Perpetual Groove.

When: Wednesday, Sept. 17. Doors at 8:30 p.m. Show at 9 p.m.

Where: Fox Theatre, 1135 13th St.

Tickets: $15. All ages.

Information: 303-443-3399,


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