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December 2021

The Other Josh Cohen

December 11, 2021 - May 1, 2022

Two actors play the hapless-yet-warmhearted title character – one eventful year apart – in a 90-minute life-changing laugh-fest for the whole family that will leave you feeling better about the world. Nominated for six Drama Desk Awards and the Lortel Award for Outstanding Musical, this hilarious, endearing and hummable musical was hailed by Jesse Green of The New York Times as “a spontaneously charming musical that is just right for right now.” Enter the quirky world of Josh Cohen’s New…

Categories: Entertainment, Performance and Theatre
Website: www.denvercenter.org/tickets-events/the-other-josh-cohen/,

January 2022

Edward Albee’s Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

January 7 - March 6

Welcome to George and Martha’s. The funny and darkly unsettling duo invites you into their living room, along with young couple Honey and Nick. But with every drink poured, the conversation descends into all-out marital warfare. There is no dysfunctional stage couple quite like George and Martha, and there is no better way to experience this powder keg drama than up close in the intimate Singleton Theatre. The funny and darkly unsettling duo welcomes you into their living room, along…

Categories: Entertainment, Performance and Theatre
Website: www.denvercenter.org/tickets-events/whos-afraid-of-virginia-woolf/,

Comedy Showcase

January 7 - January 28

Featuring the BEST local and national talent featured on Comedy Central, NBC, HBO Netflix and Amazon. 2 Shows Fridays – 7PM & 9PM *the price per ticket $15 – $18, must buy quantities of 2 – 6 tickets due to social distancing guidelines so bring your friends and split the tab! Shows are indoors in the back of Colorado Sake. Full service Sushi, Fried Rice & Dumplings, and of course Colorado Sake! This is a Weekly Recurring Event Runs from…

Categories: Performance and Theatre
Website: www.eventvesta.com/events/12006/t/tickets,

Saturday Night – Stand Up

January 8 - February 15

Featuring the BEST local and National talent featured on Comedy Central, NBC, HBO Netflix & Amazon. 2 Shows Saturdays – 7PM & 9PM *the price per ticket $15 – $18, must buy quantities of 2 – 6 tickets due to social distancing guidelines so bring your friends and split the tab! Shows are indoors in the back of Colorado Sake. Full service dining – Sushi, Fried Rice & Dumplings, and of course Colorado Sake (and more)! Happens on the following…

Categories: Performance and Theatre
Website: www.eventvesta.com/events/12007/t/tickets,

Rebecca Folsom and Liz Barnez; an evening of music, love, laughter, and connection

January 22

Two powerful singer-songwriters take the stage offering a musical bounty that will warm your heart and feed your soul. Each a powerhouse in her own right – award-winning songwriters, dynamic performers, and Colorado sweethearts. Two powerful singer-songwriters take the stage offering a musical bounty that will warm your heart and feed your soul. Each a powerhouse in her own right – award-winning songwriters, dynamic performers, and Colorado sweethearts. From the most tender songwriting to rock the house grooves this is…

Categories: Music, Performance and Theatre
Website: www.eventvesta.com/events/11265/t/tickets,

Comedy Underground with Host Luke Gaston

January 28

Headliner: Brandt Tobler, Ali Kareem, Hannah Jones, & Host Luke Gaston Headliner: Brandt Tobler Originally from Cheyenne Wyoming, Brandt Tobler is a stand up comedian, author, and actor. Currently living in Denver, Brandt has toured overseas performing for our troops, and has been featured on Comedy Central, Fox, and ESPN. He has recorded two CD’s “Token White Boy” and “Ramblin’ and Gamblin” and is currently the host of the award winning podcast “The 31″. Brandt’s best selling memoir “Free Roll”…

Categories: Performance and Theatre
Website: www.eventvesta.com/events/11876/t/tickets,

Compagnie Hervé Koubi

January 29

Compagnie Hervé Koubi consists of 14 male virtuoso street performers from Algeria, Morocco and the Mediterranean basin, whose highly physical, stunningly fluid performance was described as “a creation of poetic beauty” by The New York Times. The dancers combine capoeira, martial arts and contemporary dance with powerful imagery evocative of Middle Eastern and North African paintings and architecture, all accompanied by a riveting soundtrack that includes sounds and songs from such diverse artists as Kronos Quartet, Johann Sabastian Bach and…

Categories: Arts and Culture, Performance and Theatre
Website: newmancenterpresents.com/event/compagnie-herve-koubi/?event_date=2022-01-29,

February 2022

Joey Alexander

February 2

One of the most expressive and thrilling pianist-composers currently at work in jazz, Joey Alexander has become a renowned festival and concert-hall headliner in just the past five years. Alexander was the youngest musician ever nominated for a Grammy Award in a jazz category, leading to a profile on 60 Minutes, a front-page article in The New York Times and such honors as critics’ and readers’ poll victories in DownBeat and JazzTimes. Alexander’s latest release WARNA on Verve Records spotlights…

Categories: Music, Performance and Theatre
Website: newmancenterpresents.com/event/joey-alexander/?event_date=2022-02-02,

Colorado Ballet Presents Romeo and Juliet

February 4 - February 13

It is one of the most beautiful yet tragic love stories of all time. Choreography by Derek Deane paired with Sergei Prokofiev’s phenomenal music, makes for an evening of stunning artistic grandeur that will take your breath away. It is one of the most beautiful yet tragic love stories of all time. Choreography by Derek Deane that demands exceptional levels of ballet technique, artistry and acting, paired with Sergei Prokofiev’s phenomenal music, makes for an evening of stunning artistic grandeur…

Categories: Entertainment, Performance and Theatre
Website: tickets.coloradoballet.org/events,

Adam Cayton Holland at Denver Comedy Underground

February 4 - February 5

Denver Legend Adam Cayton Holland (HBO, TruTV) Headlines our Underground Club! Denver Comedy Underground, located under the Althea Center is one of the best things to do in Denver- we bring you the best comedy every weekend! Adam Cayton-Holland is a national touring comic who has appeared on CONAN, Comedy Central Presents, The Late Late Show with James Corden, @midnight, The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail, and more. He has been named one of Esquire magazine’s “25 Comics to Watch”…

Categories: Nightlife, Performance and Theatre
Website: www.eventvesta.com/events/12277/t/tickets,

Spinosaurus: Lost Giant of the Cretaceous with Nizar Ibrahim

February 9

Spinosaurus was nearly lost to science before Nizar Ibrahim, a remarkable young palaeontologist, discovered this prehistoric giant. With amazing video recreating the lost world of the Cretaceous-era Sehara, Ibrahim tells the story of Spinosaurus’ discovery, loss, and rediscovery, and explain — other than its size — makes this ancient monster unique.

Categories: Performance and Theatre, Schools and Education
Website: newmancenterpresents.com/event/nizam-ibrahim-spinosaurus/?event_date=2022-02-09,

The Mike Stanley Comedy Show

February 18

Headliner: Ben Roy The Mike Stanley Comedy Show Headliner: Ben Roy Hosted by Mike Stanley

Categories: Food and Cooking, Performance and Theatre
Website: www.eventvesta.com/events/12401/t/tickets,

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis

February 19

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra is comprised of 15 of the finest jazz soloists and ensemble players today, led by Wynton Marsalis, the legendary musician, composer, band leader, and jazz icon. e The ensemble performs and unparalleled, versatile repertoire that brings the full spectrum of the jazz experience. JCLO has toured over 300 cities in 35 countries on 6 continents and these performances mark their inaugural Newman Center appearance.

Categories: Music, Performance and Theatre
Website: newmancenterpresents.com/event/jazz-at-lincoln-center-orchestra-septet-with-wynton-marsalis/?event_date=2022-02-19,

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis

February 20

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra is comprised of 15 of the finest jazz soloists and ensemble players today, led by Wynton Marsalis, the legendary musician, composer, band leader, and jazz icon. The ensemble performs and unparalleled, versatile repertoire that brings the full spectrum of the jazz experience. JCLO has toured over 300 cities in 35 countries on 6 continents and these performances mark their inaugural Newman Center appearance.

Categories: Music, Performance and Theatre
Website: newmancenterpresents.com/event/jazz-at-lincoln-center-orchestra-septet-with-wynton-marsalis/?event_date=2022-02-19,

March 2022

Nat Geo Live: When Women Ruled the World with Kara Cooney

March 6

Egyptologist Kara Cooney will deliver a fascinating tale of female power through the stories of six female pharaohs—shining a piercing light on perceptions of women leaders and why they have been so rare. Throughout history, powerful women have been called many things—witches, regents, and seductresses. But there was a time in the ancient world when at least one was called “King.” Dr. Kara Cooney, professor of Egyptology, will introduce you to some strong female leaders, whose power was compromised from…

Categories: Performance and Theatre, Schools and Education
Website: newmancenterpresents.com/event/when-women-ruled-the-world-with-kara-cooney/?event_date=2022-03-06,

Colorado Ballet Presents The Wizard of Oz

March 11 - March 20

Septime Webre’s dazzling production returns, bringing Dorothy and a whirlwind of your favorite characters back down the Yellow Brick Road. Webre’s whimsical and timeless choreography showcases each dancer and their journey to Emerald City. Septime Webre’s dazzling production returns, bringing Dorothy and a whirlwind of your favorite characters back down the Yellow Brick Road. Webre’s whimsical and timeless choreography showcases the athleticism of each dancer on their journey to Emerald City. Tickets start at $40

Categories: Entertainment, Performance and Theatre
Website: tickets.coloradoballet.org/events,

Boulder Opera Presents: Il Trovatore

March 19

Boulder Opera presents Il Trovatore by Verdi. This emotional melodrama is set in 16th century Spain and has it all: witchcraft, murder, love, and vengeance. The jealous Count di Luna is obsessed with Leonora, a young noblewoman in the queen’s service, who does not return his love. She loves the troubadour Manrico, leader of the partisan rebel forces. A bohemian woman and Manrico’s mother, Azucena, seeks revenge for the murder of her mother by di Luna’s father. All of the…

Categories: Music, Performance and Theatre
Website: www.boulderoperacompany.com/il-trovatore,

Boulder Opera Presents: Il Trovatore

March 19

Boulder Opera presents Il Trovatore by Verdi. This emotional melodrama is set in 16th century Spain and has it all: witchcraft, murder, love, and vengeance. The jealous Count di Luna is obsessed with Leonora, a young noblewoman in the queen’s service, who does not return his love. She loves the troubadour Manrico, leader of the partisan rebel forces. A bohemian woman and Manrico’s mother, Azucena, seeks revenge for the murder of her mother by di Luna’s father. All of the…

Categories: Music, Performance and Theatre
Website: www.boulderoperacompany.com/il-trovatore,

Boulder Opera Presents: Il Trovatore

March 19

Boulder Opera presents Il Trovatore by Verdi. This emotional melodrama is set in 16th century Spain and has it all: witchcraft, murder, love, and vengeance. The jealous Count di Luna is obsessed with Leonora, a young noblewoman in the queen’s service, who does not return his love. She loves the troubadour Manrico, leader of the partisan rebel forces. A bohemian woman and Manrico’s mother, Azucena, seeks revenge for the murder of her mother by di Luna’s father. All of the…

Categories: Music, Performance and Theatre
Website: www.boulderoperacompany.com/il-trovatore,

Boulder Opera: Il Trovatore

March 20

Boulder Opera presents Il Trovatore by Verdi. This emotional melodrama is set in 16th century Spain and has it all: witchcraft, murder, love, and vengeance. The jealous Count di Luna is obsessed with Leonora, a young noblewoman in the queen’s service, who does not return his love. She loves the troubadour Manrico, leader of the partisan rebel forces. A bohemian woman and Manrico’s mother, Azucena, seeks revenge for the murder of her mother by di Luna’s father. All of the…

Categories: Music, Performance and Theatre
Website: www.boulderoperacompany.com/il-trovatore,
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