Michelle Karas


A Keystone State native, Michelle oversees The Gazette’s arts and entertainment coverage and weekly entertainment magazine, “GO!” She is editor of the Gazette's Dining Guide, FYI Magazine and Best of the Springs 2017.
  • Installations by renowned British artist to be featured at Green Box Arts Festival, Fine Arts Center

    Updated: Fri, Apr 21, 2017

    This summer, art lovers in the Pikes Peak region will have the opportunity to see three installations by a world-famous artist who thinks big - and bright. England native Bruce Munro will install works at the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center and the Green Box Arts Festival in Green...

  • Two out of town options for this week: Thievery Corporation and 'Crimes of the Heart'

    Updated: Wed, Apr 19, 2017

    Thievery Corporation This Washington, D.C.-based band consists of just two members: Rob Garza and Eric Hilton, who met in the 1990s and bonded over a shared love of bossa nova. Known for their musical exploration over the past three decades, the band's seventh studio album "Saudade,"...

  • Review: What a coup to see Lisa Loeb in a small Colorado Springs venue

    Updated: Wed, Apr 19, 2017

    Singer-songwriter Lisa Loeb is more than that one song that everybody knows her for. But that song, "Stay (I Missed You)," featured on the soundtrack of 1994's movie hit "Reality Bites," has endured for more than two decades. In the interim you may not have heard a whole lot from...

  • Plan your weekend with the Gazette's April 20 GO!

    Updated: Wed, Apr 19, 2017

    Ready to plan your weekend? Here are some stories, reviews and features you'll find in the April 20 GO! - On the cover: Jeff Foxworthy and Larry the Cable Guy. Foxworthy is famous for his "You might be a redneck" one-liners, though he doesn't have a "You might be from Colorado" joke...

  • 2017 Best of the Springs winners announced in A&E, city life, dining, shopping and more

    Updated: Thu, Apr 13, 2017

    The Gazette is throwing a big party - and you're invited. We're celebrating our annual Best of the Springs magazine, which publishes Sunday. The Best of the Springs launch party just started and there's already a big crowd. Come to Pikes Peak Center any time before 8 p.m. and...

  • Pikes Picks: You're invited to the Gazette's Best of The Springs kickoff

    Updated: Thu, Apr 13, 2017

    Your weekend starts now! Join The Gazette at the Best of the Springs kickoff party on Thursday at the Pikes Peak Center, starting at 5:30 p.m. There will be food and drink from Bird Dog BBQ, Fujiyama and 503W, games hosted by Bronco Billy's saloon, and music by WireWood Station....

  • Ben Gleib brings stand-up act to Comedy Works South

    Updated: Wed, Apr 12, 2017

    With special guest Justine Marino, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, 7:15 and 9:45 p.m. Friday, 7:15 and 9:45 p.m. Saturday, Comedy Works South, 5345 Landmark Place, Greenwood Village. Tickets: $15-$23 at bengleib.com or ComedyWorks.com. Info: 720-274-6800. Something else: Free meet & greet...

  • Want to get out of the Springs this weekend? Two entertainment best bets

    Updated: Wed, Apr 12, 2017

    A Perfect Circle It's their first U.S. tour in six years, A Perfect Circle is stopping at 1stBank Center in Broomfield on Monday. The supergroup of Tool frontman Maynard James Keenan, co-founder and lead guitarist Billy Howerdel, right, bassist Matt McJunkins, percussionist Jeff...

  • Plan your weekend with the Gazette's April 13 GO!

    Updated: Wed, Apr 12, 2017

    Ready to plan your weekend? Here are some stories, reviews and features you'll find in the April 13 GO! - Lisa Loeb has Ethan Hawke to thank for her big break. The singer-songwriter, who lived across the street from the actor in New York City in the mid-'90s, passed him a copy of her...

  • Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center named top 25 in the U.S.

    Updated: Fri, Apr 7, 2017

    Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center has been selected as one of the 25 best galleries and museums in the United States by the American Art Awards. The awards organization annually selects one museum per state. "We are thrilled to be recognized this way and extremely proud to be...

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