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September 2019

Still: Elemental

September 27, 2019 - January 12, 2020

The Still: Elemental exhibition explores Still’s work through the lens of the classical elements of Greek philosophy: earth, water, air, fire, and æther with multisensory features and fills five skylit galleries and the works on paper gallery. The non-chronological Still: Elemental exhibition explores Still’s work through the lens of the classical elements of Greek philosophy: earth, water, air, fire, and æther and fills five skylit galleries and the works on paper gallery. In Still: Elemental, each gallery includes unique, multisensory…

Categories: Arts and Culture, Museums
Website: clyffordstillmuseum.org/exhibition/still-elemental/,
October 2019

Let’s Roam Denver: the most fun Denver walking tour!

October 1 - December 31

See the best of Denver and delight your friends with some epic scavenger hunt ideas for adults. On, Denver’s Golden Treasures, you will wander with purpose to see the most entertaining sights in Denver, and learn about the history and culture while you’re at it. Snap silly photos, answer tough trivia, and have a blast with the Let’s Roam scavenger hunt app! Want to be the star of HR? We can help with that. These hunts are always a hit…

Categories: Arts and Culture, Nature and Outdoors
Website: www.letsroam.com/scavenger_hunt/denver_scavenger_hunt?utm_source=partner&utm_medium=9tjqv2ws,

Goodnight Moon

October 4, 2019 - February 16, 2020

Tickets to public performances start at $16 Ages: PreK-2nd grade The beloved bedtime story comes to life on stage for a whimsical musical adventure! It’s time for Bunny to go to sleep. Say goodnight with magical moments filled with song and dance in this adaptation for Pre-K through 2nd grade audiences.

Categories: Arts and Culture, Performance and Theatre
Website: www.denvercenter.org/tickets-events/goodnight-moon/,

The Improvised Shakespeare Company

October 15, 2019 - March 22, 2020

Tickets start at $42 Based on one audience suggestion (a title of a play that has never been written), The Improvised Shakespeare Company® creates a fully improvised Shakespearean masterpiece right before your eyes. Nothing has been planned out, rehearsed, or written. All of the dialogue is said for the first time, the characters are created as you watch, and if ever you’re wondering where the story is going…so are they! See the show TimeOut Chicago calls “Staggeringly Brilliant” and “Downright…

Categories: Arts and Culture, Performance and Theatre
Website: www.denvercenter.org/tickets-events/the-improvised-shakespeare-company/,

The Thanksgiving Play

October 31 - December 15

Good intentions collide with absurd assumptions in this hilarious satire to responsibly cast a Thanksgiving play for elementary schools. Come see this production 10/31-12/15, Thursday-Saturday at 7:30pm and Sundays at 2:00pm. Ah, Thanksgiving, that most American of Holidays: when families gather to bask in the bounty of the harvest, football, giant balloons—and the legacy of genocide and violent colonial expansion. Good intentions collide with absurd assumptions in this wickedly funny satire as a troupe of terminally “woke” teaching artists trip…

Categories: Arts and Culture, Performance and Theatre
Website: www.curioustheatre.org/event/the-thanksgiving-play/,
November 2019

Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night

November 15 - December 22

Tickets start at $30 Ages: 13+ Love makes fools of us all.The struggle is real in this Shakespearean comedy, where the clumsiness of romance is on display in every way. Separated from her twin brother after a shipwreck in Illyria, Viola disguises herself as a man to work in the local household of Duke Orsino. The closer they become, the more Viola gets acquainted with Orsino’s crush, the beautiful noblewoman Olivia. Much to their dismay (and to your delight), the…

Categories: Arts and Culture, Performance and Theatre
Website: www.denvercenter.org/tickets-events/twelfth-night/,

Camp Christmas

November 22, 2019 - January 2, 2020

Tickets start at $8 Ages: All ages with ticket Not for the faint of festivity, this over-the-top indoor immersive installation turns the holiday spirit all the way up with mesmerizing displays of decorations that shift time and reality. Camp Christmas is Denver’s newest holiday experience, where yuletide traditions of the past and present get merrily mashed together in a massive 10,000-square-foot wonderland. It’s not just pretty lights and mistletoe. This is where Marie Antoinette commands a Rococo sleigh, where ancient…

Categories: Arts and Culture, Performance and Theatre
Website: www.denvercenter.org/tickets-events/camp-christmas/,

Colorado Ballet Presents The Nutcracker

November 30 - December 29

Audiences simply can’t get enough of Colorado Ballet’s acclaimed production of The Nutcracker. Returning for its 59th season Nov. 30 – Dec. 29, 2019, this beloved holiday favorite sells out every year. Secure your seats early! o Saturday, Nov. 30, 2019 – 1pm o Saturday, Nov. 30, 2019 – 6:30pm o Sunday, Dec. 1, 2019 – 1pm o Sunday, Dec. 1, 2019 – 6:30pm o Saturday, Dec. 7, 2019 – 1pm o Sunday, Dec. 8, 2019 – 1pm o Sunday,…

Categories: Arts and Culture, Performance and Theatre
Website: www.coloradoballet.org/performances/the-nutcracker,
December 2019

Dr. Seuss’ How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical

December 3 - December 8

Tickets start at $30 Ages: 5+ Dr. Seuss’ How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical returns to Denver to steal Christmas after a blockbuster debut in 2014. More than 2.5 million theatre-goers across America have been delighted by this heart-warming holiday musical, featuring the hit songs “You’re A Mean One Mr. Grinch” and “Welcome Christmas” from the original animated TV special. Max the Dog narrates as the mean and scheming Grinch, whose heart is “two sizes too small,” decides to steal Christmas away…

Categories: Arts and Culture, Performance and Theatre
Website: www.denvercenter.org/tickets-events/grinch/,

Spreading Wings Gala

December 5

Spreading Wings Gala celebrates significant contributors, to the national aerospace scene. This year we honor Capt. “Sully” Sullenberger, the world- renowned pilot, safety expert, author and Captain during the “Miracle on the Hudson”. Join Wings Over the Rockies for a spectacular evening of storytelling, food, drink and fundraising as it honors Captain Sullenberger and propels the aerospace industry forward. 2019 also marks the 10th anniversary of the “Miracle on the Hudson”. Dress is cocktail attire. Black tie optional.

Categories: Arts and Culture, Museums
Website: wingsmuseum.org/event/gala/,

Wonder Lab Holiday Open House

December 5

Join us for wine, snacks, music, and holiday cheer. Check out our new acrylic pour painting studio, buy holiday gifts and even create your own artwork (projects $5-30). All ages welcome.

Categories: Arts and Culture, Entertainment
Website: www.wonderlabstudios.com,

Music in the Galleries: Spektral Quartet

December 8

The Museum presents live performance featuring the Spektral Quartet. The two-time Grammy nominated group actively pursues a vivid conversation between exhilarating works of the traditional repertoire and those written this decade. The Museum presents live performance featuring the Spektral Quartet at 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. The two-time Grammy nominated Spektral Quartet actively pursues a vivid conversation between exhilarating works of the traditional repertoire and those written this decade, this year, or this week. Since its 2010 inception, the Spektral…

Categories: Arts and Culture, Music
Website: clyffordstillmuseum.org/event/music-in-the-galleries-spektral-quartet/,

Friends of Chamber Music presents the Spektral Quartet

December 11

Named “Chicagoans of the Year” (2017), the Spektral Quartet performs “Looking Skyward” on Wednesday, December 11, 2019, 7:30 p.m., Gates Hall, Center for the Performing Arts, 2344 E. Iliff Ave., Denver. Presented by Friends of Chamber Music. The twice Grammy-nominated Spektral Quartet is known for creating seamless connections across centuries, drawing in the listener with charismatic deliveries and bold, inquisitive programming. Their program, “Looking Skyward,” evolved out of the cryptic question Beethoven posits on the score to his final work,…

Categories: Arts and Culture, Music
Website: friendsofchambermusic.com/archives/concerts/spektral-quartet,

EarthLinks Holiday Gift Market

December 13 - December 14

Enjoy food and drink while shopping for local eco-friendly gifts made by people experiencing homelessness. Buy local & Shop for a Cause! Friday, Dec 13 12:30 – 6 pm Happy Hour 4 – 6 pm Saturday, Dec 14 10 am – 3 pm 2746 W 13th Avenue Denver 80204 303-389-0085 www.earthlinks-colorado.org

Categories: Arts and Culture, Seasonal/Holiday events
Website: Cass@earthlinks-colorado.org,

Mannheim Steamroller Christmas

December 14 - December 15

Tickets start at $44 Do you remember the first time you heard Mannheim Steamroller Christmas? Join the celebration as Mannheim Steamroller makes history again – Celebrating 35 years of holiday magic! Experience the performance of the #1 Christmas music artist in history and for the first time ever, hear the entire album that started it all, LIVE – Mannheim Steamroller Christmas!

Categories: Arts and Culture, Performance and Theatre
Website: www.denvercenter.org/tickets-events/mannheim-steamroller-christmas/,

Jackalope Denver Winter Fair

December 14 - December 15

Kick off your holiday shopping with Jackalope Indie Artisan Fair on December 14th & 15th. Find over 100 handmade makers throughout Stanley Marketplace on both the first and second floors, truly creating a one of a kind shopping experience. From 11am to 7pm each day shoppers can expect to find trendsetting indie goods including original fashion and jewelry design, paper goods, innovative home decor and housewares, art, photography, food, plus much more. Bring the whole family and enjoy the local…

Categories: Arts and Culture, Festivals and Special Events
Website: www.jackalopeartfair.com/visitdenver,

Ballet Ariel presents “The Nutcracker”

December 14 - December 23

Ballet Ariel’s imaginative and winsome interpretation of The Nutcracker returns at the height of the holiday season to the Lakewood Cultural Center December 14-23! Tickets are on sale now. Ballet Ariel’s imaginative and winsome interpretation of The Nutcracker returns at the height of the holiday season to the Lakewood Cultural Center. Tickets are on sale now. Ballet Ariel’s professional company and 30 students from the Ballet Ariel School and Lakewood Dance Academy brilliantly perform this eternal classic. Directed by Ilena…

Categories: Arts and Culture, Performance and Theatre
Website: ,

Tell Me I’m Pretty: Comedy Show!

December 19

Tell Me I’m Pretty is a stand-up comedy show featuring touring headliners and local favorites. This speakeasy-style show is tucked away in the basement of Hooked on Colfax, a trendy spot in Denver offering coffee, booze, and baked goods. Come grab a drink, relax, and enjoy the comedy stylings of some of the best talent in Denver!

Categories: Arts and Culture, Entertainment
Website: www.eventbrite.com/e/tell-me-im-pretty-comedy-show-tickets-83918126375,

Jimmy Buffett’s Escape to Margaritaville

December 23, 2019 - January 5, 2020

Tickets start at $35 Welcome to Margaritaville, where people come to get away from it all—and stay to find something they never expected. With a book by Emmy Award® winner Greg Garcia (“My Name is Earl,” “Raising Hope”) and Emmy Award® nominee Mike O’Malley (“Survivors Remorse,” “Shameless”), Escape To Margaritaville is the musical comedy featuring both original songs and your most-loved Jimmy Buffett classics, including “Fins,” “Volcano,” “Cheeseburger in Paradise” and many more. USA Today calls it “A little slice…

Categories: Arts and Culture, Performance and Theatre
Website: www.denvercenter.org/tickets-events/escape-to-margaritaville/,

New Year’s Eve Clyfford Still Museum Family Tour

December 31

Play, create, and explore on these interactive tours with expert gallery teachers. Join the Museum for a special family tour to ring in the new year. Make music, dance, look for fireworks, and create your own artwork to celebrate 2020! Play, create, and explore on these interactive tours with expert gallery teachers. Join the Museum for a special family tour to ring in the new year. Make music, dance, look for fireworks, and create your own artwork to celebrate 2020!…

Categories: Arts and Culture, Kids and Families
Website: clyffordstillmuseum.org/event/family-tour-31Dec2019/,
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