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September 2019

Erma Bombeck: At Wit’s End

September 4 - September 22

Tickets start at $39 Ages: 13+ Erma Bombeck, one of our country’s most beloved humorists, captured the frustrations of her generation by asking, “If life is a bowl of cherries, what am I doing in the pits? Starring “Suburban Outlaw” and columnist, Pam Sherman, this is the story behind America’s favorite average housewife who championed the lives of women with an incomparable wit that sprang from the most unexpected place of all – the truth.

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

A Doll’s House Performed in repertory with A Doll’s House, Part 2

September 6 - November 24

Tickets start at $30 Ages: 16+ For the first time ever performed in repertory, follow two acclaimed playwrights’ distinctive takes on one woman’s journey to self-discovery. Henrik Ibsen’s renowned classic shattered the traditions of his time as his protagonist, Nora, walked out on her stark marital obligations. Decades later, Lucas Hnath brought her home (and to Broadway) to revisit her actions through a contemporary lens. One part searing drama, another part biting comedy, this is an experience best seen in…

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

The Best Day of Your Life

September 6 - October 6

Vintage Theatre presents – “The Best Day of Your Life” – A first date goes badly and years go by. Timing is everything in this unromantic romantic comedy! Sept 6 – Oct 6, Fri/Sat at 7:30 p.m.; Sun at 2:30 p.m. $16 – $32 – 303-856-7830.

Categories: Performance and Theatre
Website: www.vintagetheatre.org,

Pass Over

September 7 - October 12

Pass Over unflinchingly confronts the reality of young black men who hope only to survive yet dare to dream about a promise land. Moses and Kitch stand around on the corner – talking shit, passing the time, and hoping that maybe today will be different. Everyday profanities are crafted into lyrical poetic riffs punctuated by police bullets in this provocative mash-up of a modern-day Waiting for Godot and the Biblical Exodus Saga. Pass Over unflinchingly confronts the reality of young…

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

Miss Saigon

September 10 - September 22

Tickets start at $35 Ages: 12+ Experience the acclaimed new production of the legendary musical “Miss Saigon,” from the creators of “Les Misérables.” This is the story of a young Vietnamese woman named Kim who is orphaned by war and forced to work in a bar run by a notorious character known as the Engineer. There she meets and falls in love with an American G.I. named Chris, but they are torn apart by the fall of Saigon. For three…

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

Vintage Theatre presents “The Addams Family”

September 13 - October 27

Vintage Theatre presents the Tony Award-winning “The Addams Family” – The ghoulish American family is delightful in this devilish musical comedy. Vintage Theatre presents the Tony Award-winning “The Addams Family” – Music and Lyrics by Andrew Lippa – Book by Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice – 
Based on Characters Created by Charles Addams
 – Directed by Bernie Cardell – Musical Direction by Brandon Bill * * * Wednesday Addams, the ultimate princess of darkness, has grown up and fallen in…

Categories: Performance and Theatre
Website: www.vintagetheatre.org,

Cleo Parker Robinson Dance presents “Rise and Resist” September 21 + 22

September 21 - September 22

Cleo Parker Robinson Dance presents the Fall 2019 concert, “Rise and Resist” at the Newman Center for the Performing Arts at University of Denver Campus, 2344 E Iliff Ave, Denver, CO 80210. Where The Iconic Meets the Innovative…This substantive modern dance performance is vibrant, rigorous, and beautiful. It spans the innovative fresh talent of 25-year-old choreographer, Micaela Taylor’s “Resist;” Dance Magazine deemed one of of “25 to Watch in 2019.” “Mourner’s Bench” by Talley Beatty is a seminal work now…

Categories: Arts and Culture, Performance and Theatre
Website: Newmantix.com,

Tom Segura

September 28

Tom Segura is a comedian originally from Cincinnati, Ohio. Well known for his Netflix specials Completely Normal and Mostly Stories, Segura has also made televisions appearances that include Conan, Workaholics, Happy Endings, The Late Late Show. Start date: 09/28/2019 Start time: 19:30 Ticket price from: $15 Tom Segura is a comedian originally from Cincinnati, Ohio. Well known for his Netflix specials Completely Normal and Mostly Stories, Segura has also made televisions appearances that include Conan, Workaholics, Happy Endings, The Late…

Categories: Entertainment, Performance and Theatre
Website: www.soundchronicle.com/tickets/Tom_Segura_Denver_CO_2019-09-28_19-30,
October 2019

The BiTSY Stage presents “The Necromancer’s Stone”

October 3 - November 23

When a boy’s uncle goes missing, he begs the Voodoo queen, Marie Laveau, for her help to rescue his favorite relative from the clutches of evil. When a boy’s uncle goes missing, he begs the Voodoo queen, Marie Laveau, for her help to rescue his favorite relative from the clutches of evil. Along the way he discovers the most important treasure of all, but how will he pay Madame Laveau when she comes for her reckoning? October 3 through November…

Categories: Performance and Theatre
Website: www.bitsystage.com,

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/,

One Night Stand Theater presents “Villains”

October 6

One Night Stand Theater presents “Villains” on Sunday, October 6, 7:00 p.m. at Vintage Theatre, 1468 Dayton St. in Aurora. This production features performances and readings of plays and stories about bad guys, evil women, knaves and scoundrels. This one-night-only production features short plays and stories about bad guys, evil women, knaves and scoundrels: • Two highwayman dig up the coffin of their recently deceased partner in “The Haul” by Dan Weatherer. • A superhero with bad luck suspects a…

Categories: Performance and Theatre
Website: www.onenightstandtheater.org/,

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/,

Murder on Platform 9 3/4

October 17

Something is amiss in the hallowed halls of Hogwarts! There has been a murder most foul that reeks of enchantment. This magical whodunnit will leave you wishing you had a dose of Felix Felicis to make you lucky enough to find a clue. Is it that new Defence against the Dark Arts professor, or that observer from the Ministry of Magic? That sketchy rat familiar, or that quiet exchange student from Beauxbatons Academy of Magic who has what looks like…

Categories: Entertainment, Performance and Theatre
Website: www.murdermysteryco.com/dinner-theater/denver/,

Blue Man Group Speechless Tour

October 22 - October 27

Tickets start at $35 Ages: 4+ If you like normal, think again — ‘cause Speechless is full of joy, art, music, and hilarious absurdity. Join us and experience a new blue. Over 35 million people on our blue planet have experienced the surprising and exciting show that is Blue Man Group. And now, the Blue Men return with a new touring show—Blue Man Group Speechless Tour.

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

Comic Judy Gold

October 26

Emmy-winning writer/producer and stand up comedian Judy Gold brings hilarious live comedy to the 2019 JCC Mizel Arts and Culture Center Jewish Arts, Authors, Movies and Music Fest (JAAMM). Gold headlines the JAAMM festival on Saturday, October 26 at 7:30 p.m. at the Elaine Wolf Theatre at the JCC Mizel Arts and Culture Center with her signature brand of Jewish humor, as seen on HBO, Comedy Central, LOGO, Netflix, Amazon, TBS, CNN, MSNBC, Off-Broadway productions, various talk shows, and her…

Categories: Arts and Culture, Performance and Theatre
Website: Gold headlines the festival on Saturday, October 26 at 7:30 p.m. at the Elaine Wolf Theatre at the JCC Mizel Arts and Culture Center with her signature brand of Jewish humor, as seen on HBO, Comedy Central, LOGO, Netflix, Amazon, TBS, CNN, MSNBC, Off-Broadway productions, various talk shows, and her own hit podcast Kill Me Now. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit www.jccdenver.org/jaamm/,

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/,

The Hip Hop Nutcracker

November 23 - November 24

Tickets start at $20 Just like the original, in “The Hip Hop Nutcracker” Maria-Clara and the Nutcracker Prince go on a dream adventure battling a gang of mice, visiting the land of sweets and learning the lessons of the holiday season. Innovative digital graffiti and visuals transform the landscape of E.T.A. Hoffmann’s beloved story from traditional 19th Century Germany to the vibrant, diverse sights and sounds of contemporary New York City. Through this re-mixed and re-imagined version of the classic,…

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

Jesus Christ Superstar

November 26 - December 1

Tickets start at $35 Jesus Christ Superstar is an iconic musical phenomenon with a world-wide fan base. In celebration of its 50th anniversary, a new mesmerizing production comes to North America. Originally staged by London’s Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre and helmed by the acclaimed director Timothy Sheader (Crazy for You, Into the Woods) and award-winning choreographer Drew McOnie (King Kong, Strictly Ballroom), this production won the 2017 Olivier Award for Best Musical Revival garnering unprecedented reviews and accolades. Appealing…

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