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BWW Reviews: ROMEO AND JULIET with Fearless Theatre Review BWW Reviews: ROMEO AND JULIET with Fearless Theatre
by Chris Arneson - November 21, 2014

You still haven't taken your seat and it's almost showtime. The lobby is packed, everyone is standing. Suddenly a guy in a leather jacket and ponytail bursts through the crowd, laying down the familiar scene of fair Verona. Following him are two punks carrying weapons, and a fight breaks out. You follow them into the theater and take your seat. (more...)


BWW Reviews:  The National Tour of KINKY BOOTS Brings Amazing Heart and Delight to the Denver Center Review BWW Reviews: The National Tour of KINKY BOOTS Brings Amazing Heart and Delight to the Denver Center
by Michael Mulhern - November 10, 2014

The national tour of KINKY BOOTS reveals its 'True Colors' with outstanding performances, exceptional singing, memorable characters and a show that plucks at the heart strings and uplifts your spirits! (more...)


BWW Reviews: INTO THE WOODS at Ignite Productions - Loveable Mayhem in the Woods Review BWW Reviews: INTO THE WOODS at Ignite Productions - Loveable Mayhem in the Woods
by colin roybal - November 03, 2014

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BWW Interviews: Denver Center's Matthew Gumley on Broadway Beginnings, Bullying Impacts, and the Personalization of Piggy! Review BWW Interviews: Denver Center's Matthew Gumley on Broadway Beginnings, Bullying Impacts, and the Personalization of Piggy!
by Michael Mulhern - October 24, 2014

We speak with Piggy in the Denver Center's LORD OF THE FLIES on his impressive Broadway background, his thoughts on the misunderstood Piggy, and his own experiences with bullying. (more...)


BWW Reviews: Theatreworks' PSYCHO BEACH PARTY Flounders in the Water Review BWW Reviews: Theatreworks' PSYCHO BEACH PARTY Flounders in the Water
by Christi Esterle - October 24, 2014

You'd think a play called Psycho Beach Party would be a little more, well....crazy. But Charles Busch's affectionate parody of 1960s beach movies seldom seems more unhinged than the cheerful teen romps it draws inspiration from. Oh, it's not all sun and fun in the sand, to be sure. There's a fair amount of sexual kink, a domineering mother who could give Margaret White a run for her money, and revelations of a tragic past, but it all feels so light. The poster for the Theatreworks production, featuring a knife-wielding beach bunny, promises a gruesome good time that the play never really delivers. (more...)


BWW Reviews: GOOD TELEVISION with Ashton and Abster Productions Review BWW Reviews: GOOD TELEVISION with Ashton and Abster Productions
by Chris Arneson - October 22, 2014

It's so easy to get wrapped up in the scripted formula of America's reality television shows, you forget there's actual reality taking place, at least to some extent. (more...)


BWW Reviews: In the Teeth of Madness with FAC's DRACULA Review BWW Reviews: In the Teeth of Madness with FAC's DRACULA
by Christi Esterle - October 19, 2014

Just in time for Halloween, Fine Arts Center brings some old-fashioned horror to the stage. (more...)


BWW Reviews: MR. BURNS, A POST-ELECTRIC PLAY with The Catamounts in Boulder Review BWW Reviews: MR. BURNS, A POST-ELECTRIC PLAY with The Catamounts in Boulder
by Chris Arneson - October 14, 2014

Society seems so focused on current pop culture; it's difficult to imagine what may happen to it after an apocalyptic event. Boulder theatre company The Catamounts explores that in their current production, Mr. Burns, A Post-Electric Play by Anne Washburn. (more...)


BWW Reviews:  Witness the Awe-Inspiring Spectacle that is PIPPIN, Launching its National Tour in Denver! Review BWW Reviews: Witness the Awe-Inspiring Spectacle that is PIPPIN, Launching its National Tour in Denver!
by Michael Mulhern - October 10, 2014

When the curtain first dropped so did my jaw and I was simply amazed at the sheer magnitude of this spectacle of a show! (more...)


BWW Reviews: The Denver Center Breathes New Life and Unexpected Delight into THE UNSINKABLE MOLLY BROWN! Review BWW Reviews: The Denver Center Breathes New Life and Unexpected Delight into THE UNSINKABLE MOLLY BROWN!
by Michael Mulhern - October 10, 2014

From the opening scene, we knew we were in for something familiar, yet completely different. (more...)


BWW Reviews: SET's RATTLESNAKES Strikes Fast, Then Slows Down Review BWW Reviews: SET's RATTLESNAKES Strikes Fast, Then Slows Down
by Christi Esterle - October 10, 2014

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BWW Reviews: HAROLD AND MAUDE at Vintage Theatre Review BWW Reviews: HAROLD AND MAUDE at Vintage Theatre
by Chris Arneson - October 07, 2014

Too often movies are turned into stage productions, losing that spark that made audiences fall in love. Thankfully that's not the case for Harold and Maude, playing at Vintage Theatre in Aurora. (more...)


BWW Reviews: World Premiere of DYLAN WENT ELECTRIC at Miners Alley Playhouse Review BWW Reviews: World Premiere of DYLAN WENT ELECTRIC at Miners Alley Playhouse
by Chris Arneson - September 30, 2014

Set in 1969, Dylan Went Electric follows seven characters' interactions in Sully's Tavern, a bar in Greenwich Village. Although he wasn't yet alive to experience it, Colorado playwright Josh Hartwell seemed to really understand the time period, its art and the types of artists who made it. (more...)


BWW Reviews:  Fall in Love with the Soulful Radiance of MEMPHIS the Musical at the Arvada Center Review BWW Reviews: Fall in Love with the Soulful Radiance of MEMPHIS the Musical at the Arvada Center
by Michael Mulhern - September 28, 2014

This is one word that fits that amazing show - FANTASTICAL! (more...)


BWW Reviews: Inspire Creative's SHREK More Fractured Than Fairy Tale Review BWW Reviews: Inspire Creative's SHREK More Fractured Than Fairy Tale
by Christi Esterle - September 22, 2014

Shrek doesn't seem like the song-and-dance type, but Inspire Creative has fun with him anyway. (more...)


BWW Reviews: Scratch that Itch with Equinox Theatre's Enticingly Executed BUG Review BWW Reviews: Scratch that Itch with Equinox Theatre's Enticingly Executed BUG
by Michael Mulhern - September 19, 2014

Never have the three little letters -WTF applied to a show more than in this twisted intense roller coaster of a play! (more...)


BWW Reviews: Theatreworks and LIDA Project Explore the Forgotten History of LUDLOW, 1914 Review BWW Reviews: Theatreworks and LIDA Project Explore the Forgotten History of LUDLOW, 1914
by Christi Esterle - September 12, 2014

The Ludlow Massacre isn't discussed much in schools, but this collaboration between Theatreworks and The LIDA Project gives ample reason why it should be. (more...)


BWW Reviews:  Theatre Esprit Asia's M. BUTTERFLY Captivates with Promise and Talent! Review BWW Reviews: Theatre Esprit Asia's M. BUTTERFLY Captivates with Promise and Talent!
by Michael Mulhern - September 12, 2014

Kevin Hart and Charlee Chiv elevated this iconic show to a whole new level! (more...)


BWW Reviews:  Enjoy the Spectacular A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE Review BWW Reviews: Enjoy the Spectacular A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE
by Michael Mulhern - September 05, 2014

Two words immediately came to mind as I witnessed the magnificence of this production - natural and effortless. Vintage Theatre revives their award winning rendition of Tennessee Williams' A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE playing now through September 7th. Set against the steamy backdrop of New Orleans' gritty French Quarter, Tennessee Williams' 1947 Pulitzer Prize-winning drama tells the story of Blanche Dubois, a faded Southern belle driven to madness by her animalistic brother-in-law, Stanley Kowalski. Taking refuge from her crumbling past, the fragile yet determined Blanche arrives unexpectedly at her married sister Stella's doorstep, hoping for a better life and restoration of her senses. (more...)


BWW Reviews:  Experience the Nostalgic Majesty that is ON GOLDEN POND at the Barth Hotel Benefiting Senior Housing Options! Review BWW Reviews: Experience the Nostalgic Majesty that is ON GOLDEN POND at the Barth Hotel Benefiting Senior Housing Options!
by Michael Mulhern - August 25, 2014

What I truly appreciated most about this exceptional production was the sheer simplicity of it making the main focus the amazing performances! (more...)


BWW Reviews: Boulders' Dinner Theatre Brings Ultimate Family Enjoyment in Their Summer Smash SHREK THE MUSICAL! Review BWW Reviews: Boulders' Dinner Theatre Brings Ultimate Family Enjoyment in Their Summer Smash SHREK THE MUSICAL!
by Michael Mulhern - August 22, 2014

This is' family entertainment' in the truest sense of the word and this fantastic production is appropriate and enjoyable for all ages. (more...)


BWW Reviews: SET Examines 'ART' From Multiple Angles Review BWW Reviews: SET Examines 'ART' From Multiple Angles
by Christi Esterle - August 10, 2014

When did simple differences of opinion become so contentious? (more...)


BWW Reviews: Theatreworks' AS YOU LIKE IT - A Rustic Revel in Rock Ledge Review BWW Reviews: Theatreworks' AS YOU LIKE IT - A Rustic Revel in Rock Ledge
by Christi Esterle - August 10, 2014

Theatreworks' current Shakespeare in the Park production exudes warmth, love, and triumph over adversity--both onstage and off. (more...)


BWW Reviews: Swing...and a Near-Miss for TARZAN the Musical at the Arvada Center Review BWW Reviews: Swing...and a Near-Miss for TARZAN the Musical at the Arvada Center
by Michael Mulhern - July 24, 2014

The Arvada Center presents the Colorado stage debut of TARZAN® The Stage Musical (with music and lyrics by British pop icon Phil Collins and written by David Henry Hwang) playing now through August 3rd. Familiar to families over several generations, TARZAN tells the story of an infant boy orphaned in a shipwreck on the shores of west Africa. The child is taken in and raised by a tribe of gorillas. He becomes a man, thriving in this primitive environment, until the arrival of a hunting expedition and his realization of the world beyond his jungle home. TARZAN® The Stage Musical is based on the Disney animated film. (more...)


BWW Reviews: Experience the Phenomenal Musicianship that is Equinox Theatre's COMPANY! Review BWW Reviews: Experience the Phenomenal Musicianship that is Equinox Theatre's COMPANY!
by Michael Mulhern - July 12, 2014

I am proud to say that COMPANY is their finest production to date and a spectacular show of sensational talent that is a highlight of this summer season and should not be missed! (more...)


 
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Ghost Brothers of Darkland County in DenverGhost Brothers of Darkland County
(Runs 12/1 - 12/1)
I Love Lucy Live on Stage in DenverI Love Lucy Live on Stage
(Runs 12/2 - 12/3)
CHAPS!  A Jingle Jangle Christmas in DenverCHAPS! A Jingle Jangle Christmas
(Runs 12/12 - 12/28)
Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella in DenverRodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella
(Runs 2/3 - 2/15)
Camelot in DenverCamelot
(Runs 3/17 - 3/18)
MAMMA MIA! in DenverMAMMA MIA!
(Runs 4/8 - 4/9)

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