Hitching Post Theater 5-plays!

Check out the Hitching Post Theater at the Nomad Theater every 2nd Sunday of the month. Five playwrights pen short plays from 830am – 1230pm. Their works are turned over to a director and two actors who rehearse until 6pm with the performances at 7pm and 830pm.

BCM’s Alan O’Hashi wrote of the five plays. The theme was “Romeo and Juliet – Another Lifetime” and the required prop was a blue parasol umbrella.

Open up the link If you’d like to read the “Romeo and Juliet” script. The director and actors have lots of discretion when performing the work. Open the link for more in formation about the Hitching Post Theater. It’s really a grassroots community theater company that is seeking actors, producers, directors and writers.

Also appearing on Friday night was a band called the Blacktooth Rounders. View a sample of their music.

The Life and Death of American Journalism: The Media Revolution That Will Begin the World Again

The University of Denver Department of Media, Film & Journalism Studies and the Digital Media Studies program present Robert McChesney and John Nichols, authors of The Life and Death of American Journalism: The Media Revolution That Will Begin the World Again, speak about their vision of the future of journalism and of public life.

Monday, April 26, 10:00 – 11:15 a.m.
University of Denver Campus, Ritchie Center Gottesfeld Room*

Robert McChesney is the author/editor of 16 books. He holds an endowed professorship in communication studies at the University of Illinois. John Nichols is a Washington correspondent for The Nation and is one of America’s leading progressive authors and political journalists. Both are founders of Free Press, the leading media reform organization and creators of the National Media Reform Conference.

This event is free and open to the public.
*The Ritchie Center is located Southwest of I-25 and University Blvd. Short-term parking is available around the building. The RTD Lightrail-University Blvd. station is across the street.

For additional information: visit http://www.du.edu/ahss/schools/mfjs/news/Future_of_Journalism.html

Honor Society plays the Marquis in LoDo

BCM correspondent Roxy King and "Honor Society"

Boulder Community Media Music Correspondent Roxy King had a chance to talk with a great band called Honor Society.

The group is on tour and stopped in Denver last week and rocked the Marquis Theater in Lower Downtown.

A news package will be uploaded, so keep checking back to see the exclusive interview and some never-before-heard acapella singing.

CineYouth Festival accepting films through March 25th

CineYouth FestivalThe CineYouth Film Festival set for May 6 – 8 at Columbia College in Chicago has a new deadline for film entries.

If you’re 20 years of age or younger, then this festival is for you. Officially selected films will be screened and filmmakers are invited to attend exciting workshops, meet film professionals and network with other youth filmmakers from across the country at the Festival in May..

For more information, please visit http://www.cinemachicago.org/cineyouth for submission guidelines and festival information. Columbia College is located at 1104 South Wabash in Chicago.

Studio B – BCM catches up with Nick Jonas

Roxy King interviews Nick Jonas Boulder Community Media roving reporter Roxy King caught up with Nick Jonas before his concert at the Paramount Theater in downtown Denver recently.

Jonas, the youngest member of “Jonas Brothers” is on tour with his band, “The Administration.

Nick talks about life on the road away from his brothers, how diabetes affects him and muses about his basketball trick video.

Click on the image of Nick and Roxy to view the video package.

Studio B – Nick Jonas at the Paramount Theater from BCM / WCM: The New Journalism on Vimeo.

BCM Business After Hours huge success!

Boulder Community Media (BCM) was the site for the February Business After Hours networking event. Trattoria on Pearl provided great appetizers, pizza and pasta and music was provided by Caroline Cotter.

Well over 125 people attended the mixer. Click on the image of Caroline Cotter to view other photos from the event taken by BCM paparazza Ejiga Hartmane and paparazzo Ken Wajda.

BIFF opening night images


The Boulder International Film Festival (BIFF) opened with a great start on Thursday night at the Boulder Theater. Boulder Community Media (BCM) covered the event that featured the movie “The Lightkeepers” directed by Dan Adams and produced by Straw Weisman. Blythe Danner, one of the actors in the movie, was on hand to watch the screening. Click on the photo to see more images from opening night. (BCM Photo: Jenna Jordan).