Jen Mulson

Entertainment Reporter

Jennifer Mulson has worked in the entertainment department of The Gazette for 12 years, first doing the calendar listings for all those fine events, and is now the arts and entertainment reporter. She particularly loves a Broadway musical, an indie, folky singer/songwriter and a passionate spoken word poem.
  • Pikes Picks: 'Angie Tribeca' back for third season; popular podcasts at your fingertips

    Updated: 2 hr ago

    I’m a full-on wannabe podcast connoisseur, so you can understand why I might appreciate a well-curated list of some of the best episodes out there. National Public Radio asked listeners to recommend their favorite podcast episodes — not just those on NPR but from all sorts of media...

  • Acclaimed mandolin player Sierra Hull to play free show at Colorado College

    Updated: 4 hr ago

    By the time Sierra Hull was 16, she'd already released two bluegrass albums, one of which was through a recognized record label. Looking back now, from the ripe, old age of 25, she doesn't seem that surprised. When she picked up the mandolin at age 8, she knew music would be her...

  • Fine Arts Center will bring classic musical theater to the stage with 'Bye Bye Birdie'

    Updated: 17 hr ago

    Before "Bye Bye Birdie" premiered on Broadway, the buzz was less than positive. Folks thought the inaugural rock 'n' roll musical was sure to crash and burn before its 1960 premiere.

  • David Blaine will bring magic to Colorado Springs

    Updated: 21 hr ago

    He was buried alive for a week, encased in ice for three days and spent 44 days subsisting on nothing but water inside a box in London. The popular magician and illusionist David Blaine will bring his first North American tour to Pikes Peak Center on June 10. Tickets go on sale at 10...

  • CMA Award winner Eric Church will stop for a show in Colorado

    Updated: 23 hr ago

    Eric Church fans received quite a surprise in 2015 when the country star dropped a new album out of the blue. His fifth album, "Mr. Misunderstood," was released on the down low on the day of the 2015 Country Music Association Awards in November. Actual physical copies of the album...

  • Pikes Pick: Yoga in bed a good way to catch Zs

    Updated: Tue, Mar 28, 2017

    Sleep can be an elusive bedfellow. My favorite thing lately is a little yoga nidra in bed - in particular, "Yoga Nidra for Sleep" by Devatma Saraswati and Tripura Yoga. Nidra often is described as "yogic sleep," but it's more of a guided relaxation and visualization. There are hundreds...

  • Live Well: TRX class in Colorado Springs uses body weight to get in shape

    Updated: Tue, Mar 28, 2017

    Weights? You don't need no stinkin' weights when you've got more than 100 pounds of your own body to lift. One Friday morning last month, a handful of other women and I stood poised in front of those yellow and black adjustable straps any gymgoer likely has seen dangling off the...

  • George Lopez and Cedric the Entertainer will pair up for a night of comedy in Colorado Springs

    Updated: Mon, Mar 27, 2017

    Two longtime comedy giants will pair up for one night at Pikes Peak Center. George Lopez and Cedric the Entertainer will perform June 17. Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday. Tickets prices to be announced; visit pikespeakcenter.com or axs.com. Lopez is known for his late night...

  • Colorado Springs flutist selected for national orchestra

    Updated: Fri, Mar 24, 2017

    Two years ago, Jessica Shand won the Colorado Springs Youth Symphony's Young Artist Solo Competition. Last year, she was selected for the Honor Orchestra of America. And, now, the 17-year-old flutist has been invited for a second time to participate in Carnegie Hall's National Youth...

  • Colorado Springs student wins Colorado Poetry Out Loud state finals

    Updated: Fri, Mar 24, 2017

    They're churning out poetry fans at Fountain Valley School. Junior Will Edelson earned top honors this month at the Colorado Poetry Out Loud state finals at Lakewood Cultural Center. He's the second straight FVS student to win - David Cendon Garcia took home the prize last year - and...

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