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BWW Reviews: LOOKINGGLASS ALICE at Stage Theatre
by colin roybal - October 02, 2015

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BWW Review: WEST SIDE STORY at Town Hall Arts Center
by Chris Arneson - October 02, 2015

Director Nick Sugar found a way to take the typical grandeur of West Side and condense it into Town Hall's tight space, bringing a deeper focus onto the character's emotions; something you don't get from most productions of the show.... (more...)
BWW Review: SINGIN' IN THE RAIN with Inspire Creative
by Christi Esterle - September 28, 2015

It's hard not to smile at Singin' in the Rain; it's one of those shows where even the characters seem to be enjoying themselves. The joyous, energetic dance numbers, the witty one-liners, a delightfully nasty villainess, and the sparkling Hollywood glamour all make for a very good time.... (more...)
BWW Review: CURTAINS at Vintage Theatre
by Chris Arneson - September 25, 2015

One must take his criticisms into careful consideration when there's an entire number in a show dedicated to critic-hate...but don't worry cast of Vintage's Curtains, I was just as thrilled as the guy screaming 'BRAVA!' next to me after every number. ... (more...)
BWW Review: MATILDA THE MUSICAL at Buell Theatre
by colin roybal - September 17, 2015

Roald Dahl's magical story, Matilda, is one of my childhood favorites. It's a dark story about a little girl who triumphs in the face of adversity. When her family tries to suppress her desire to read and learn, she finds solace in her stories, and unlocks the magic within her books.... (more...)
BWW Review: SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER at Arvada Center
by colin roybal - September 17, 2015

The year is 1977 and Disco is the name of the game. Brooklyn is overrun with small gangs and poverty, but club 2001 Odyssey is the oasis that all the well-dressed dancing youths flock to. Inside the doors of the club, the rules change, and dreams are made and broken on the glowing dance floor. Arvad... (more...)
BWW Review: ANYTHING GOES at Lakewood Cultural Center
by colin roybal - September 17, 2015

Anything Goes is a classic Cole Porter masterpiece filled with flashy song and dance numbers, farcical antics, and an intricate plot. It's a tough show to mount, because it involves a large cast and must be carefully directed to bring out the humor and drama in the show. Performance Now Theatre Comp... (more...)
BWW Reviews: ROCK OF AGES at Midtown Arts Center
by Chris Arneson - September 17, 2015

A time that birthed unapologetic hairstyles and some of the catchiest tunes ever, it was only a matter of time before the '80s collided into the world of musical theatre. Midtown Arts Center in Fort Collins is currently electrifying the regional premiere of Rock of Ages. ... (more...)
BWW Review: Brutal Sophistication with Theatreworks' PRIVATE LIVES
by Christi Esterle - September 13, 2015

Whether fighting or flirting, Elyot and Amanda deserve each other-in every sense of the term.... (more...)
BWW Review: LA CAGE AUX FOLLES at Ignite Theatre
by colin roybal - September 03, 2015

La Cage Aux Folles: where the men are men and the women... are too. This hilarious and heartfelt story proves that love really does conquer all.... (more...)
BWW Review: SPRING AWAKENING with Fearless Theatre
by Chris Arneson - August 13, 2015

Fearless Theatre's production of Spring Awakening left me reeling for a sincere vibrancy the show typically stimulates in me.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: BONNIE AND CLYDE with Equinox Theatre
by Chris Arneson - August 05, 2015

Just like the infamous duo, Bonnie and Clyde: The Musical had a short life on Broadway, but it left a mark on the theatre scene. Denver's Equinox Theatre Company is currently presenting the show's regional premiere.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: Theatreworks MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM Eventually Finds Its Hip-Hop Rhythm
by Christi Esterle - August 03, 2015

Although it takes some time, Theatreworks' funky take on Shakespearean comedy is ultimately hilarious and magical.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: THE SPITFIRE GRILL at Vintage Theatre
by Chris Arneson - July 29, 2015

The Spitfire Grill, based on the film of the same name, follows Percy (Megan Van De Hey), who just got out of prison. A page from an old magazine brings her to the town of Gilead, Wisconson, where she finds a job at the Spitfire Grill working for Hannah (Anne Oberbroeckling), an aging widow who also... (more...)
by Christi Esterle - July 20, 2015

Though it stumbles on the romance, Inspire Creative makes the classic musical's deeper themes shine through.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: MARY POPPINS at BDT Stage
by colin roybal - July 03, 2015

'Mary Poppins' is a film classic that children of all ages have enjoyed for many years. It is a lighthearted, whimsical tale of a pair of unruly children who are taught the value of order, morality, and family love by a magical nanny who floats into their lives by way of a gust of wind. I was so ena... (more...)
BWW Reviews: FAC's GUYS AND DOLLS is Good Old-Fashioned Fun
by Christi Esterle - May 24, 2015

Guys and Dolls is a classic because it works--and Fine Arts Center demonstrates why.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: TICK, TICK...BOOM! at Ignite Theatre
by colin roybal - May 07, 2015

Tick, Tick…Boom! is Jonathan Larson's autobiographical musical that centered on his period of struggle before becoming successful with the Broadway hit Rent.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: DEFENDING THE CAVEMAN at Denver Center
by Chris Arneson - May 06, 2015

The relationship-comedy genre is no stranger to the intimate Galleria. Neither is Caveman, which is making its fifth visit to the Mile High City.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: ANNIE at Denver Center
by Chris Arneson - May 04, 2015

The show is nothing flashy, and it doesn't try to be any more than it is. But if you already don't love Annie, this production won't change your mind.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: SHE KILLS MONSTERS at Aurora Fox
by Chris Arneson - April 29, 2015

The Aurora Fox is letting its inner-geek show…and it's kind of a bad-ass.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: 42ND STREET at Lakewood Cultural Center
by colin roybal - April 28, 2015

Few shows capture the glamour and spectacle of the original Ziegfeld Follies as well as 42nd Street. The elaborate showgirl numbers and huge dancing choruses were the stuff of legend, and provided the inspiration for many gaudy Broadway musicals. While the show mocks some of the silliness of the ori... (more...)
BWW Reviews: Theatreworks Spins Tall Tales With THE LIAR
by Christi Esterle - April 25, 2015

Caught somewhere between classical and modern modes, The Liar is a truly entertaining evening.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: THE PILLOWMAN at The Bug Theatre
by colin roybal - April 15, 2015

Razorblade-stuffed apples, body mutilation, and being buried alive: all the stuff of nightmares, right? Such are the elements of the twisted short stories that are a key element in The Pillowman. And how does one combine these gruesome elements into a story that is still palatable enough to sit thro... (more...)
by Christi Esterle - April 11, 2015

Written just over forty years ago, Jane Chambers' A Late Snow shouldn't be controversial anymore. Yet here it is, 2015, and the church I drive past on the way to the store has a sign out front declaring, 'DON'T GIVE IN TO THE HOMOSEXUAL AGENDA,' so it's safe to say that SET's latest production will ... (more...)


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Outside Mullingar
(Runs 9/17 - 10/11)
The Flick
(Runs 9/5 - 10/17)
Elephant & Piggie's "We Are In A Play!"
(Runs 10/8 - 10/18)
Fifty Shades of Stories on Stage
(Runs 10/17 - 10/18)
(Runs 9/16 - 10/18)
Slingshot Theatre Productions - "Bookface...the Musical"
(Runs 10/16 - 10/18)