Arvada Center Closes the 2016-2017 Black Box Season with WAITING FOR GODOT
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2017

The Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities will finish its 2016 - 2017 Black Box season with Waiting for Godot, directed by Geoffrey Kent, opening Friday, April 21, 2017. Waiting for Godot was written by Samuel Beckett, who won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1969. The play is perhaps the most iconic tragicomedy on the stage and has been described as the most significant English language play of the 20th century. (more...)

BWW Review: BUS STOP at Arvada Center
by Chris Arneson - Mar 17, 2017

There's something noteworthy about a show that brings to life an eclectic collection of characters from decades ago with a relatable vigor. That's what the company Arvada Center's current production of William Inge's Bus Stop delivers. (more...)

BUS STOP Opens the Arvada Center Spring Repertory Season
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2017

The Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities will continue its 2016 - 2017 Black Box season with Bus Stop, directed by Allison Watrous, opening Friday, February 24, 2017. Bus Stop is written by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright William Inge, known for his portraits of small-town life in America's heartland. A drama infused with comedy and honesty, the play was nominated for four Tony Awards when it opened in 1955.  (more...)

Denver Children's Theatre to Present ART DOG, 3/13
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2016

Denver Children's Theatre presents ART DOG, opening on Sunday, March 13th at 1 p.m. This professionally staged production will be presented to the public on Sundays through May 1st and to school groups most weekdays March 11th through May 6th at 10 a.m. The show is presented in the Elaine Wolf Theatre at the Mizel Arts and Culture Center located at 350 S. Dahlia Street in Denver and is recommended for preschool through 5th grade. (more...)

CHARLOTTE'S WEB Opens This Week at Arvada Center
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2015

On Thursday, October 15 at 10:00 a.m., the Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities opens the children's theatre production Charlotte's Web based on the book by E. B. White and adapted by Joseph Robinette. Charlotte's Web, directed by Edith Weiss will run October 15 - December 30, 2015. Performances are 10:00 a.m. and noon, most Tuesdays through Fridays, and some Saturdays at 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. Ticket prices range from $9 weekdays and $12 weekends and holidays for reserved seating. Charlotte's Web will be Audio Described and Shadow Interpreted for the sight or hearing impaired on November 3 and 5 at 10:00 a.m. and noon. Shadow-interpreted theatre utilizes specially trained American Sign Language (ASL) interpreters to perform as 'shadows' on stage alongside actors. To purchase tickets and for more information call 720-898-7200 or go to https://arvadacenter.org/on-stage/charlottes-web-fall-2015 Charlotte's Web is recommended for all ages. (more...)

Broadway Veteran, Emmy Winner Peter Macon to Play Othello at 58th Annual Colorado Shakespeare Festival
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2015

Emmy Award-winning actor Peter Macon will headline the Colorado Shakespeare Festival's 2015 professional acting company, which also features a real-life Shakespeare love story, a reunion of old friends and perennial favorites in challenging new roles. (more...)

Stories on Stage's BRUSH UP ON YOUR SHAKESPEARE Begins Today
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2014

If memories of having to read Julius Caesar and The Merchant of Venice back in high school still give you the heebie-jeebies, have no fear: this little symposium will feature entertaining modern tales suggested by the works of Shakespeare plus The Tragedy of Hamlet performed in fifteen minutes! (more...)

The Colorado Theatre Guild Announces Nominees for the Upcoming Henry Awards
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2014

The Colorado Theatre Guild's 9th Annual Henry Awards will take place Monday, July 21, 2014 at the Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities, 6901 Wadsworth Blvd in Arvada, Colorado. The evening begins at 6 p.m. with cocktails and a silent auction. The awards ceremony will begin at 7 p.m., followed by an after-party. Tickets are $23 for CTG members (limit 2 per person), $30 non-members or $50 VIP. Tickets go on sale beginning July 1 by phone only through the Arvada Center Box Office by calling 720-898-7200. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Curious Theatre Raises the Bar with Their Haunting Masterpiece, THE WHIPPING MAN
by Michael Mulhern - Feb 3, 2014

Each of these fine actors had such a keen grasp on their craft I felt like I was attending a master class for the art of dramatic theatre. (more...)

Cajardo Lindsey Joins Cast of Curious Theatre Company's THE WHIPPING MAN
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2014

Curious Theatre Company presents Matthew Lopez's The Whipping Man, directed by Associate Artistic Director Kate Folkins and Producing Artistic Director Chip Walton. The production runs January 9 - February 15, 2014 at 1080 Acoma Street, Denver. Opening night is still scheduled for January 11, 2014 at 8 p.m. (more...)

Boulder Ensemble Theater Presents SEMINAR, Now thru 10/20
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2013

BETC's regional premiere of SEMINAR by Theresa Rebeck runs tonight, September 26th through October 20th in the Carsen Theater at the Dairy Center for the Arts. (more...)

SEMINAR Runs at Boulder Ensemble Theatre Through 10/20
by BWW News Desk - Sep 27, 2013

The BETC (Boulder Ensemble Theatre Company) is in it's eighth season, is kicking off their season with SEMINAR. The show is directed by Stephen Weitz, and began it's run yesterday, September 26th, with a preview. It opens tonight. The show will run Thursdays to Saturdays at 7:30 PM and a Sunday show at 4 PM at The Dairy Center for the Arts. Tickets can be found by calling 303-444-7328 or by going online to www.thedairy.org. (more...)

Boulder Ensemble Theater Presents SEMINAR, Now thru 10/20
by BWW News Desk - Sep 25, 2013

BETC's regional premiere of SEMINAR by Theresa Rebeck runs tonight, September 26th through October 20th in the Carsen Theater at the Dairy Center for the Arts. (more...)

Boulder Ensemble Theater Company Presents SEMINAR, 9/27
by BWW News Desk - Sep 25, 2013

BETC's first show of Season 8 is right around the corner. The regional premiere of SEMINAR by Theresa Rebeck runs September 26th through October 20th in the Carsen Theater at the Dairy Center for the Arts. (more...)

BWW EXCLUSIVE: Colorado Theatre Guild's 2012 HENRY AWARD WINNERS!
by Michael Mulhern - Jul 25, 2012

The 7th Annual Gala Honors Outstanding Achievements by Colorado Theatre Community (more...)

BWW Reviews: Curious Theatre's 9 CIRCLES - a Compelling Ensemble!
by Michael Mulhern - Feb 1, 2012

Curious Theatre presents their first show of the New Year and it's a compelling doozy! (more...)