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October 2019

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/,
January 2020

Vintage Theatre presents “Frost/Nixon”

January 3 - February 9

In 1977 David Frost interviewed Richard Nixon. Millions waited to hear the truth. British talk-show host David Frost has become a laughingstock. Richard Nixon has just resigned from the Presidency in disgrace. One man is determined to save his career. The other wants to redeem his place in history. When these two titans come together for a series of interviews, it’s clear that, on television, image is king, and only one of them can win. January 3 – February 9,…

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WORLD PREMIERE You Lost Me

January 17 - February 23

Tickets start at $30 Ages: 14+ The past forges the future. Flow through time as unexpected guests and echoes of the past leave their indelible mark on the inhabitants of a remote and rocky shore. In 1828, Ann Harvey saved 160 Irish people from a wreck off of Newfoundland’s Shipwreck Coast. Almost 200 years later, the Harvey family homestead has become the Shipwreck Inn, where present-day proprietress Ann Harvey attempts to leave her own mark (and get some new customers)…

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

MacBeth, A Very Serious Play

January 24 - February 8

At The Bakery Arts Warehouse the Scottish play is reborn in Grandma’s attic and child’s play can get very serious. Come see Denver’s newest theate Collective and their original take on this Shakespearean classic. Tickets on sale now! In the attic of Dunsinane some very important things are about to happen. After a totally cool and super bloody battle MacBeth and bff Banquo meet three creepy spiders, who are also witches, who tell MacBeth that he will soon be king……

Categories: Entertainment, Performance and Theatre
Website: miscreant-theatre-collective.ticketleap.com/macbeth-a-very-serious-play/,

Summer: The Donna Summer Musical

January 28 - February 9

Tickets start at $35 Ages: 12+ She was a girl from Boston with a voice from heaven, who shot through the stars from gospel choir to dance floor diva. The world didn’t know how Donna Summer risked it all to break through barriers, becoming the icon of an era and the inspiration for every music diva who followed. With a score featuring more than 20 of Summer’s classic hits including “Love to Love You Baby,” “Bad Girls” and “Hot Stuff,”…

Categories: Arts and Culture, Performance and Theatre
Website: www.denvercenter.org/tickets-events/summer-the-donna-summer-musical/,

WORLD PREMIERE twenty50

January 31 - March 1

Tickets start at $30 Ages: 13+ In the year 2050, Andres Salazar is running for office. Latinx people have been assimilated into the U.S. majority, but race issues are far from resolved. In this tricky political environment, Andres must decide whether or not identifying himself as a Mexican American will win more votes, and whether losing some of his identity is worth it. On the brink of our upcoming presidential election, this suspenseful thriller peels back the façade of campaign-trail…

Categories: Arts and Culture, Performance and Theatre
Website: www.denvercenter.org/tickets-events/twenty50/,

Earn Your Keep Comedy Show

January 31

Earn Your Keep is a unique stand-up comedy game show where the comics are the contestants & the audience are the judges. Comics are randomly drawn to take the stage & see how long they can keep the audience laughing before being voted off. WILL YOU PLEASE PUT YOUR PHONE AWAY? Just kidding! You’ll need it for the show. Earn Your Keep is a unique stand-up comedy game show where the comics are the contestants & the audience are the…

Categories: Nightlife, Performance and Theatre
Website: www.eventbrite.com/e/earn-your-keep-comedy-show-tickets-87849916465?aff=efbeventtix&fbclid=IwAR0wZZFwvXRmOr6bgJPHrCEC3FOIdCkbnuLXLn0OyIstwaC8RiDV_wR5_j0,
February 2020

Ballet Ariel’s Fairy Tale Suite & Tea Party – Pinnacle

February 8

Ballet Ariel’s Fairy Tale Suite is the perfect one act ballet for young audiences. Each performance will be followed by a Fairy Tale Tea Party where children and parents can enjoy delicious refreshments with the dancers still in costume. Ballet Ariel’s Fairy Tale Suite is the perfect ballet for young audiences. This original ballet, developed by the creative team of Ballet Ariel, is performed to the beautiful Mother Goose Suite score and scenario by Maurice Ravel. Children of all ages,…

Categories: Kids and Families, Performance and Theatre
Website: www.balletariel.org,

Mystery Science Theater 3000 Live: The Great Cheesy Movie Circus Tour

February 15

Tickets start at $39 Join creator and original host, Joel Hodgson, in his final tour and the world’s greatest, and only, movie riffing robots, as they take you on an exhilarating rollercoaster ride through some of the cheesiest films ever made. Now you can sit in the same theater with your favorite characters and experience this comedy phenomenon in a universally-acclaimed LIVE event.

Categories: Arts and Culture, Performance and Theatre
Website: www.denvercenter.org/tickets-events/mystery-science-theatre-3000/,

Reformation Dance Company Presents “Go West”

February 15

Extraordinary incidents, unexpected encounters and lovable characters set the scene for the rambling frontier fable told in ‘Go West.’ Extraordinary incidents, unexpected encounters and lovable characters set the scene for the rambling frontier fable told in ‘Go West.’ The enduring allure and timeless romance of cowgirls, cowboys, and the Old West provide the perfect setting to introduce audiences of all ages to the spirit and lasting power of the American frontier. Performed by the immensely talented Reformation Dance Company.

Categories: Arts and Culture, Performance and Theatre
Website: www.tututix.com/client/reformationdance/,

Ballet Ariel’s Fairy Tale Suite & Tea Party

February 16

Ballet Ariel’s Fairy Tale Suite is the perfect one act ballet for young audiences. Each performance will be followed by a Fairy Tale Tea Party where children and parents can enjoy delicious refreshments with the dancers still in costume. Ballet Ariel’s Fairy Tale Suite is the perfect ballet for young audiences. This original ballet, developed by the creative team of Ballet Ariel, is performed to the beautiful Mother Goose Suite score and scenario by Maurice Ravel. Children of all ages,…

Categories: Kids and Families, Performance and Theatre
Website: www.balletariel.org,

RENT 20th Anniversary Tour

February 28 - March 1

Tickets start at $35 In 1996, an original rock musical by a little-known composer opened on Broadway and forever changed the landscape of American theatre. Two decades later, RENT continues to speak loudly and defiantly to audiences. Now, this Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning masterpiece returns to the stage in a vibrant 20th anniversary touring production. A re-imagining of Puccini’s La Bohème, RENT follows an unforgettable year in the lives of seven artists struggling to follow their dreams without selling…

Categories: Arts and Culture, Performance and Theatre
Website: www.denvercenter.org/tickets-events/rent/,
March 2020

Ballet Ariel’s Fairy Tale Suite & Tea Party

March 8

Ballet Ariel’s Fairy Tale Suite is the perfect one act ballet for young audiences. Each performance will be followed by a Fairy Tale Tea Party where children and parents can enjoy delicious refreshments with the dancers still in costume. Ballet Ariel’s Fairy Tale Suite is the perfect ballet for young audiences. This original ballet, developed by the creative team of Ballet Ariel, is performed to the beautiful Mother Goose Suite score and scenario by Maurice Ravel. Children of all ages,…

Categories: Kids and Families, Performance and Theatre
Website: www.balletariel.org,

The SpongeBob Musical

March 10 - March 22

Tickets start at $35 Ages: 5+ Be there when SpongeBob and all of Bikini Bottom face catastrophe—until a most unexpected hero rises to take center stage. A legendary roster of Grammy® Award winners. A visionary director and a Tony Award®-winning design team. One of the world’s most beloved characters. Turn them loose on stage and what do you get? The bold, original musical The New York Times declares, “BRILLIANT!” “Wonders pour from the stage in a ravishing stream of color…

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

Admissions

March 12 - April 19

Admissions is a no-holds-barred look at privilege, power, and the perils of whiteness. Come see this production 3/12/20-4/19/20, Thursday-Saturday at 7:30pm and Sundays at 2:00pm. Bill and Sherri are the white, progressive-and-proud headmaster and dean of admissions of a New Hampshire boarding school. Over the last fifteen years, they’ve worked to diversify the school’s mostly white population. But when their high-achieving son’s Ivy League dreams are jeopardized, the family’s reaction blasts open a deep rift between their public values and…

Categories: Arts and Culture, Performance and Theatre
Website: www.curioustheatre.org/event/admissions/,

Until the Flood

March 20 - May 3

Tickets start at $30 Ages: 16 Pulitzer Prize finalist and Obie Award winner Dael Orlandersmith embodies people from all sides of Ferguson in this mesmerizing, fluidly poetic piece about the aftermath of Michael Brown’s death. Go on a gripping, emotional journey and discover how it “achieves a great beauty by bringing us together rather than driving us apart” (The Chicago Tribune). Advisories: Contains adult themes and language and references to violence.

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

Mean Girls

March 25 - April 12

Tickets start at $35 Ages: 10+ Direct from Broadway, Mean Girls is the hilarious hit musical from an award-winning creative team, including book writer Tina Fey, composer Jeff Richmond, lyricist Nell Benjamin, and director Casey Nicholaw. Cady Heron may have grown up on an African savanna, but nothing prepared her for the vicious ways of her strange new home: suburban Illinois. Soon, this naïve newbie falls prey to a trio of lionized frenemies led by the charming but ruthless Regina…

Categories: Arts and Culture, Performance and Theatre
Website: www.denvercenter.org/tickets-events/mean-girls/,
April 2020

Dixie’s Never Wear A Tube Top While Riding A Mechanical Bull (And 16 Other Things I learned While I Was Drinking Last Thursday)

April 8 - May 3

Tickets start at $39 Dixie is known for her phenomenal success and hilarious antics in her wildly popular show, “Dixie’s Tupperware Party”. In her new show, Ms. Longate has reviewers cheering and audiences on their feet with nonstop laughter. Put on your cowboy boots and walk into her favorite honky-tonk as Dixie shares lessons learned after a hard night of drinking. What do a jeweled crown, a cardboard cutout of Julie Andrews and a box of moon pies have in…

Categories: Arts and Culture, Performance and Theatre
Website: www.denvercenter.org/tickets-events/dixies-never-wear-a-tube-top/,

Choir Boy

April 10 - May 10

Tickets start at $30 Ages: 14+ Featuring gorgeous gospel music, this stunning coming-of-age drama was created by Oscar-winning screenwriter Tarell Alvin McCraney (Moonlight) Despite embodying the strong morals his school seeks to ingrain in its African- American students, being gay has made Pharus an outsider. But this year, having the chance to lead the prestigious choir may finally shake the dogged bullying by his fellow classmates. Advisories: Contains discriminatory language and behavior, and sexualized language

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