The Sheridan Arts Foundation and Telluride Ski Resort present the legendary Jimmy Cliff live in concert at the Telluride Conference Center on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at 9 p.m. Reggae legend Jimmy Cliff is not only a Grammy-winning musician, singer and songwriter, but he’s also an actor, producer and a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee. With such hits as “You Can Get It If You Really Want,” “The Harder They Come,” “Many Rivers to cross and more, Cliff’s impressive career as a voice of power and conscience has spanned almost 50 years.
The Telluride Jazz Celebration moves into the Sheridan Opera House for its annual Jazz After Dark. Pancho Sanchez & Friends play Friday night and Jon Cleary & the Absolute Monster Gentlemen play Saturday night. Both nights begin at 10 p.m. and tickets are $25. Visit telluridejazz.org to buy your tickets.
The Telluride Chamber Music Festival will be in the Sheridan Opera House on Aug. 7, 8, 14 and 15. Please visit http://www.telluridechambermusic.org/HOME.html or call 970-728-8686 for more details and ticketing information.
The Sheridan Arts Foundation and Project Clean Water are proud to announce that acclaimed singer-songwriter, actress, poet and philanthropist Jewel will return to the historic Sheridan Opera House on Saturday, Aug. 9 at 8 p.m. Tickets for this intimate solo acoustic evening are $75, $125 and $200 and all proceeds benefit both the Sheridan Arts Foundation, the non-profit that owns and operates the Sheridan Opera House and Jewel’s non-profit Project Clean Water. [A portion of the $125 and $200 tickets are tax deductible]. *Please note the Telluride Preferred Card discount does not apply to this event as it is a fundraiser.
The Telluride Hospital District will hold a Public Forum to discuss the site spection process to the district electors. The board will review their findings about three possible properties and will field questions from the public. This event begins at 6:30 p.m. and is free and open to the public.
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The 2014 Telluride Plein Air event has officially begun here at the Sheridan Opera House! Our 26 nationally recognized artists are in town painting the beautiful scenerey and you can see the fruits of their labor at the Sheridan Opera House this Thursday-Saturday. If you're not in town this weekend, be sure to stop by the SOH Monday-Wednesday 10 a.m.-4 p.m. for... Read More »
As part of the Sheridan Arts Foundation’s mission to restore and renovate the historic Sheridan Opera House, this spring off-season the historic venue in the heart of Telluride received some much needed improvements to its gold staircase.
The Opera House’s staircase was built before current building codes were put in place , and the vertical bars on all three floors of the building were wide enough apart to make the staircase a tempting jungle gym and safety hazard for children.... Read More »
We're excited to announce more additions to our summer schedule and we've even begun to book shows for next winter!
After last year's great success with the teenage sensation Magic with Eli he will return to the Sheridan Opera House for a family-friendly show on Thursday June 12 with two shows, back-to-back at 5:... Read More »
Wild West Fest in Telluride is once again right around the corner (June 2 –7, 2014)! Thanks to your generous support in years past, the Sheridan Arts Foundation has impacted the lives of more than 1,000 at-risk youth through the Wild West Fest program. We are currently gearing up for our 23rd year and are more excited than ever for this summer’s week full of mentorship programs, outdoor exposure and esteem building activities. Our goal this year is to minimize... Read More »
The Sheridan Arts Foundation and Cornerhouse Grille are proud to announce Telluride’s newest festival, the First Annual Telluride Tribute Fest, featuring three nights of live music at the Sheridan Opera House paying tribute to some of rock music’s biggest bands!
Individual tickets and three-day general admission and VIP passes... Read More »