Entertaining Fort Collins
Browsing Tag

Malini Bartels

Music by Jesse Kruger on Flickr

I’m Moving On and Movin’ In

By On September 1, 2016

In 1982, my immigrant father accomplished his American dream to own a grand piano and fill his house with the glorious sound it would bring. As it turned out, I would be the one to… Read More


Stars of Tomorrow Youth Talent Show

By On January 13, 2015

Do you think your kid has talent? Do they love to be on stage? The 70th annual Stars of Tomorrow Youth Talent Show is the show for your uber-extroverted children. The deadline for… Read More


Now That We Are Friends: My Interview with Lonnie Jordan

By On August 20, 2014

I know I’m not the only one that is still completely exhausted from a fun-filled musical weekend. The 2014 Bohemian Nights at New West Fest was amazingly successful with record breaking crowds,… Read More


Off The Hook! Chamber Music Festival

By On June 9, 2014

It’s finally here! This is the week of the Chamber Music Festival that Jephta Bernstein, Founder and Executive Artistic Director of PYCH: Project Youth and Chamber Music has been working toward. Mark you calendars!!… Read More


Review: ‘Ordinary’ by Post Paradise

By On June 7, 2014

This song is anything but Ordinary. I’m talking about the new single by one of my favorite local bands, Post Paradise. Ordinary is the first release of 2014 by the four-piece-extraordinarily-professional SpokesBuzz alumni, Post Paradise; I’m… Read More


Review: Indian Thali

By On May 7, 2014

The name of this exhibit makes my mouth water, and it’s not even edible. There is an illustrious display of Indian culture here in Fort Collins and you should see it before… Read More


Dancing with Fort Collins Stars

By On February 7, 2014

It’s that wonderful time of year in Fort Collins when local non-profits and organizations have their biggest fundraising events! It’s great to put the fun back into FUNdraising with themed events geared… Read More

Date night

Review: The Dangerous Liaisons of Fort Collins

By On January 6, 2014

Looks like I got your attention.  I’m talking about OpenStage Theatre’s current production, Dangerous Liaisons, written by Christopher Hampton and directed by Peter Anthony.  OpenStage newcomer and seasoned actress, Michelle Moore, plays… Read More


Whatcha Gonna Do? The Austin Piazzolla Quintet

By On October 10, 2013

My boys from Austin are back in town!  This time, I get to spend the entire day with them.  I’m talking about The Austin Piazzolla Quintet.  The ensemble consists of 5 masters… Read More

Malini R. Bartels

Will You Go Out With Me?

By On September 29, 2013

Hello there Fort Collins!  I am very happy and honored to be the new blogger for Entertaining Fort Collins.  My name is Malini and I’m here to bring you the 411 on… Read More