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Arts & Fashion
Pg 6 - The Sunshine Express
2012 March
St. Patrick's Day Train
Enjoy a bit o' blarney on the day when EVERYONE is Irish or Irish at heart!
Enjoy Irish music and drink specials on the train all day. Celebrate St. Patrick's
Day with the Durango & Silverton on a 52-mile round trip to beautiful Cascade
Canyon. A special drink menu will feature traditional Irish beer and liquor in
the concession car and a fresh corned beef sandwich box lunch will be available
to pre-purchase. First Class passengers in the San Juan, Prospector, Alamosa,
and Cinco Animas will enjoy St. Patrick's Day themed décor and live Celtic
music from Durango's own "Kitchen Jam Band".
SCHEDULE: Train departs Durango 10a, Arrives Cascade Canyon 12:05p,
Departs Cascade Canyon 1p, Arrives Durango 3:05p. FARES: Standard Class
Coach: Adult: $59 Child: $34, San Juan: Adult: $79 Child: $59. Prospector:
Adult: $89 Child: $69, Alamosa Parlor Car: Adult: $109 (Ages 21+ only), Cinco
Animas: Adult $109 (Ages 21+ only). All fares subject to 6% Historic Preserva-
tion Fee. 2012 Season Pass holders receive 10% discount.
Boxed Lunch Available! As an added convenience for our guests, you may pre-
purchase a personal Premium Boxed Lunch that we will have onboard waiting
for you! Important! These lunches must be pre-purchased no later than 2:30p
the day before your ride. Cost is just $10 per lunch. 1.888.train.07 (872.4607) or
970.247.2733 to book your reservations.
information or have questions, please con-
the 2003 Great Southwest Laff Off, beating out
tact boxoffice@strater.com. 970.375.7160
21 other comics, including Marc Shuter. In 2005,
High Voltage Latin Jazz
he made his acting debut starring in indepen-
dent film, "Mismatch.com," and in 2006's "Pink
Tiempo Libre, Thursday, Mar 15, 7:30p,
Slipped." Recently he played Nazi Soldiers in the
Fort Lewis College: Community Concert
movies, "Valkyre" and "Inglorious Basterds". In
Hall, Durango, $25 ; $35. 970.247.7657 The
2007, he advanced to the semifinals of HBO's
three-time Grammy-nominated Cuban
Lucky 21 contest. He also performed for the Uni-
World Music group Tiempo Libre is among
versity of New Mexico football team before their
the hottest young Latin bands perform-
bowl game.
ing today. Classically trained at Cuba's
Saturday, March 24, Show Starts: 8p. Doors Open:
premiere conservatories, Tiempo Libre's
7:15p, Tickets: $10 in Advance, $12 at Door. Box
Miami-based members are modern heirs
Seats: $15 in Advance, $18 at Door.
to the rich tradition of the music of their
The world-renowned Henry Strater Theatre is
native country. Today, the group is a hit
one of the oldest and most prestigious con-
in the U.S. and abroad, celebrated for its
tinually running theatres in Colorado, offer-
incendiary, joyful performances of timba,
ing nearly 50 years of quality performances.
the irresistible dance-inducing, high volt-
age Latin jazz.
Formally known as the Diamond
Circle Theatre, the
space has been exten-
Henry Strater Theatre Presents
sively renovated, and
Comedy Nights at The Hank
now houses top of
Headliner: David Testroet was born in Iowa
the line stage lighting
and has an easy Mid-West delivery. From
and surround sound
comedy clubs and theaters across the United
equipment for your
States and Canada, to flying across seas for
viewing enjoyment.
five different tours to entertain the U.S. Mili-
This intimate and
tary, David has a fast and funny show anyone
prestigious venue
can enjoy. His material twists from Darwin to
operates year-round
Grizzly Bears with sharp improvisation skills
as a community space
developed with over 20 years of stage experi-
and theatre, welcom-
ence. He is also a well-established harmonica
ing live bands from
player, from rock and roll to original songs like
around the nation,
the Big Guy Blues.
and both local and
Featuring: Curt Fletcher lives in Denver and
touring productions
is one of the top young entertainers around.
of well-known and
Originally from the cornfields of Iowa, he took
well-loved theatrical
his dry sense of humor to the desert in Albu-
performances. If you
querque. Shortly after starting comedy he won
need additional