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Sunday, March 24, 2024

In ‘Cost of Living,’ challenging connections define two couples by Alex Miller

Martyna Majok’s play is staged beautifully in a joint production by Curious and Phamaly theatre companies The post In ‘Cost of Living,’ challenging connections define two couples appea…

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Tuesday, March 19, 2024

Podcast: Managing many Kens with Mandy Moore by Alex Miller

The choreographer on the buzz around Ryan Gosling’s big number at the Oscars, plus a look at picking a strong theatre season The post Podcast: Managing many Kens with Mandy Moore appeared …

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 09:59AM
Tuesday, March 12, 2024

Who needs theatre critics anyway? by Alex Miller

The vanishing arts reviewers — plus a conversation with SCFD’s Deborah Jordy The post Who needs theatre critics anyway? appeared first on OnStage Colorado.

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 09:33AM
Tuesday, March 5, 2024

Curious Theatre announces Season 27 by Alex Miller

Shows include 'Potus ...', 'Downstate,' 'Confederates,' 'A Case for the Existence of God' and one yet-to-be-named show The post Curious Theatre announces Season 27 appeared first on OnStage …

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 05:24PM

Podcast: Whaddaya gotta do to get a drink around the Denver Center? by Alex Miller

A look at dining and drink options around the theatre complex, plus an interview with ‘A Jukebox for the Algonquin’ playwright Paul Stroili The post Podcast: Whaddaya gotta do to get a d…

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 02:55PM

Miners Alley strikes gold with ‘A Jukebox for the Algonquin’ by Alex Miller

The regional premiere of Paul Stroili’s play is as warm as it is funny The post Miners Alley strikes gold with ‘A Jukebox for the Algonquin’ appeared first on OnStage Colorado.

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 01:57PM
Saturday, March 2, 2024

Buntport explores the absurd with ‘125 “NO”s’ by Alex Miller

Or what happened when Greer Garson just couldn’t get that one line right The post Buntport explores the absurd with ‘125 “NO”s’ appeared first on OnStage Colorado.

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 03:36PM
Tuesday, February 27, 2024

Podcast: Theatre in the mountains — it’s a thing by Alex Miller

A roundup of some of the many great theatres in the Colorado high country, plus an interview with Blaine Swen from the Improvised Shakespeare Company The post Podcast: Theatre in the mountai…

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 02:13PM
Thursday, February 22, 2024

A blast from the past with the ‘King Penny Golden Radio Show’ by Alex Miller

BETC hosting monthly shows with the old-time improv troupe The post A blast from the past with the ‘King Penny Golden Radio Show’ appeared first on OnStage Colorado.

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 01:05PM
Monday, February 19, 2024

Sexpionage takes center stage in ‘Rubicon’ by Alex Miller

At the Denver Center, a world premiere about a real-life spy whose battlefield was the bedroom The post Sexpionage takes center stage in ‘Rubicon’ appeared first on OnStage Colorado.

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 11:40AM
Saturday, February 17, 2024

The future of dinner theatre in Colorado by Alex Miller

Plus catching up with Josh Blanchard at Colorado Creative Industries and a rundown of all the live theatre onstage in Colorado The post The future of dinner theatre in Colorado appeared firs…

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 01:26PM
Sunday, February 11, 2024

In ‘Art,’ a silly painting sparks a reckoning between friends by Alex Miller

The very funny Aurora Fox production showcases some top-tier local talent The post In ‘Art,’ a silly painting sparks a reckoning between friends appeared first on OnStage Colorado.

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 03:17PM
Wednesday, February 7, 2024

Take a trip to the ISS with ‘Space Explorers: The Infinite’ by Alex Miller

The immersive VR experience now at Stanley Marketplace is a unique opportunity to leave Earth behind The post Take a trip to the ISS with ‘Space Explorers: The Infinite’ appeared first o…

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 06:09PM
Sunday, February 4, 2024

In ‘Amelia’s Big Idea,’ kids get a fun lesson about cooperation by Alex Miller

The new, original play from Miners Alley centers around one girl’s mission to build a dog park The post In ‘Amelia’s Big Idea,’ kids get a fun lesson about cooperation appeared first…

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 09:43PM
Saturday, February 3, 2024

Can we wear ‘Walmart clothes’ to shows? by Alex Miller

A look at theatre etiquette and an interview with Kate Kissingford from UpstART Theatre in Ouray The post Can we wear ‘Walmart clothes’ to shows? appeared first on OnStage Colorado.

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 05:59PM
Sunday, January 28, 2024

2023 OnStage Colorado Theatre Awards by Alex Miller

On Jan. 28 we announced all of the winners for the first-ever OnStage Colorado Awards for Theatrical Excellence — The OSCA’s The post 2023 OnStage Colorado Theatre Awards appeared first …

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 10:14PM

‘Urinetown’ lands in Littleton by Alex Miller

Town Hall’s production of the satiric musical is a big jolt of fun The post ‘Urinetown’ lands in Littleton appeared first on OnStage Colorado.

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 08:37PM
Wednesday, January 24, 2024

50 years on, ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’ still shines by Alex Miller

A dark but glorious production plays at the Denver Center through Jan. 28 The post 50 years on, ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’ still shines appeared first on OnStage Colorado.

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 06:07PM
Monday, January 22, 2024

Podcast: Trigger warnings, kid rockers and more by Alex Miller

Plus an interview with Nancy Evans Begley with brand-new Veritas Productions The post Podcast: Trigger warnings, kid rockers and more appeared first on OnStage Colorado.

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 03:07PM
Sunday, January 21, 2024

A wild rocker in Parker by Alex Miller

Local cast wows with ‘School of Rock’ at the PACE Center The post A wild rocker in Parker appeared first on OnStage Colorado.

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 04:32PM
Monday, January 15, 2024

Podcast: A boost ahead for arts funding in Colorado? by Alex Miller

Plus, lotsa new shows and a visit with theatre-trailer guy Ray Bailey The post Podcast: A boost ahead for arts funding in Colorado? appeared first on OnStage Colorado.

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 11:16AM
Thursday, January 11, 2024

A romp through Harry Potter world is a mixed bag by Alex Miller

‘Potted Potter’ will appeal to fans of the books, but the jokes don’t always land The post A romp through Harry Potter world is a mixed bag appeared first on OnStage Colorado.

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 01:21PM
Wednesday, January 10, 2024

A high-energy musical from the golden age of newspapers by Alex Miller

‘Newsies’ returns in a production from Performance Now in Lakewood The post A high-energy musical from the golden age of newspapers appeared first on OnStage Colorado.

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 11:45AM
Saturday, December 30, 2023

2023 was a banner year for Colorado theatre by Alex Miller

Theatre companies large and small brought their best work to stage while audiences continued to return The post 2023 was a banner year for Colorado theatre appeared first on OnStage Colorado.

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 12:04PM
Monday, December 18, 2023

What’s coming in Colorado theatre in 2024 by Alex Miller

Plus an interview with stage manager Lara Maerz The post What’s coming in Colorado theatre in 2024 appeared first on OnStage Colorado.

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 01:25PM
Monday, December 11, 2023

A one-man Homeric take on ‘Die Hard’ by Alex Miller

At the Denver Center, ‘Yippee Ki Yay’ dives deep into the most unlikely of Christmas movies The post A one-man Homeric take on ‘Die Hard’ appeared first on OnStage Colorado.

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 03:18PM

Podcast: A kerfuffle in Aurora by Alex Miller

When theatre news isn’t always good, plus a veteran Denver theatre guy joins the pod and we hear from one of Colorado’s top choreographers The post Podcast: A kerfuffle in Aurora appeare…

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 12:34PM
Saturday, December 9, 2023

In Breckenridge, a quiet Christmas musical of love and sacrifice by Alex Miller

Set to chamber music ‘The Gift of the Magi’ fills out the original story with more detail The post In Breckenridge, a quiet Christmas musical of love and sacrifice appeared first on OnSt…

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 11:41AM
Friday, December 8, 2023

Fire and ice at Wonderbound by Alex Miller

The contemporary ballet company’s new show ‘Icy Haught’ is a stunner The post Fire and ice at Wonderbound appeared first on OnStage Colorado.

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 05:47PM
Thursday, December 7, 2023

Super sexy ‘SIX’ lights up the Buell with a high-powered history lesson by Alex Miller

It’s a pop concert-musical featuring the wives of Henry VIII The post Super sexy ‘SIX’ lights up the Buell with a high-powered history lesson appeared first on OnStage Colorado.

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 12:01PM
Tuesday, December 5, 2023

Break out the Keg Nog: It’s a trashy holiday treat from Armadillo Acres by Alex Miller

At Miners Alley, ‘The Great American Trailer Park Christmas Musical’ is a hilarious departure from typical holiday fare The post Break out the Keg Nog: It’s a trashy holiday treat from…

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 02:32PM

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