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Thursday, May 23, 2024

An updated ‘Company’ rolls into Denver by Eric Fitzgerald

Revamped version of Sondheim’s marriage musical features a gender switch and a first-rate cast The post An updated ‘Company’ rolls into Denver appeared first on OnStage Colorado.

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 10:41AM
Monday, May 13, 2024

A worthy fight in ‘These Shining Lives’ by Eric Fitzgerald

Firehouse Theater Company presents a stellar production of Melani Marnich's play about wronged workers The post A worthy fight in ‘These Shining Lives’ appeared first on OnStage Colorado.

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 12:39PM
Wednesday, May 8, 2024

At Cherry Creek Theatre, a custom script for two by Eric Fitzgerald

World premiere of ‘The Heartbeat of the Sun’ a well-done showcase for Billie McBride and Anne Oberbroeckling The post At Cherry Creek Theatre, a custom script for two appeared first on O…

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 11:49AM
Tuesday, May 7, 2024

Forever quirky, ‘The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee’ delights at Vintage by Eric Fitzgerald

Musical comedy features first-time director Carter Edward Smith in an auspicious debut The post Forever quirky, ‘The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee’ delights at Vintage appeared …

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 01:27PM
Wednesday, May 1, 2024

‘The Fully Monty’ at Miners Alley is a blast by Eric Fitzgerald

The popular ‘guys-stripping-for-money-and-therapy’ musical lands in Golden The post ‘The Fully Monty’ at Miners Alley is a blast appeared first on OnStage Colorado.

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 02:56PM
Monday, April 29, 2024

Town Hall’s ‘Red’ is an artistic battle royale by Eric Fitzgerald

A play about the artist Mark Rothko features outstanding performances by Andrew Uhlenhopp and Josue Miranda The post Town Hall’s ‘Red’ is an artistic battle royale appeared first on On…

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 02:36PM
Thursday, April 18, 2024

In Windsor, plenty of laughs in ‘California Suite’ by Eric Fitzgerald

The Neil Simon classic features a strong cast in multiple roles The post In Windsor, plenty of laughs in ‘California Suite’ appeared first on OnStage Colorado.

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 02:13PM
Sunday, April 14, 2024

‘The Mousetrap’ is the ultimate whodunit at Lone Tree by Eric Fitzgerald

The Agatha Christie stalwart gets a bang-up production under the direction of Sam Gregory The post ‘The Mousetrap’ is the ultimate whodunit at Lone Tree appeared first on OnStage Colorad…

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 01:24PM
Thursday, April 11, 2024

One Night Stand showcases 7 short plays by Eric Fitzgerald

‘Sleuths & Spies’ was a fun night; next show is June 2 The post One Night Stand showcases 7 short plays appeared first on OnStage Colorado.

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 10:53AM
Wednesday, April 10, 2024

A comic spin through U.S. history at Wheat Ridge Theatre by Eric Fitzgerald

‘The Complete History of America (abridged)’ covers a lot of ground in hilarious fashion The post A comic spin through U.S. history at Wheat Ridge Theatre appeared first on OnStage Color…

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 07:19PM
Monday, April 1, 2024

Loss, language barriers and telenovelas by Eric Fitzgerald

Firehouse Theater presents a solid production of ‘Guadalupe in the Guest Room’ The post Loss, language barriers and telenovelas appeared first on OnStage Colorado.

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 01:45PM
Friday, March 29, 2024

An old favorite – ‘The Music Man’ – wows in Lakewood by Eric Fitzgerald

Production by Performance Now is expertly helmed by Director Kelly Van Oosbree The post An old favorite – ‘The Music Man’ – wows in Lakewood appeared first on OnStage Colorado.

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 11:39AM
Thursday, March 28, 2024

Town Hall’s ‘Raisin’ shines with a gifted ensemble by Eric Fitzgerald

Mary Louise Lee leads cast in a powerful musical version of ‘A Raisin in the Sun’ The post Town Hall’s ‘Raisin’ shines with a gifted ensemble appeared first on OnStage Colorado.

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 10:08AM
Wednesday, March 27, 2024

At Aurora Fox, ‘Gem of the Ocean’ kicks off a decade-long project by Eric Fitzgerald

Cast soars in the first of August Wilson’s ‘American Century Cycle’ The post At Aurora Fox, ‘Gem of the Ocean’ kicks off a decade-long project appeared first on OnStage Colorado.

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 01:23PM
Tuesday, March 26, 2024

Phamaly serves up a clever ‘Miss Holmes’ by Eric Fitzgerald

The gender-bending whodunit is a hoot at the Northglenn Arts Center The post Phamaly serves up a clever ‘Miss Holmes’ appeared first on OnStage Colorado.

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 12:15PM
Wednesday, March 20, 2024

A cornerstone of American theatre, Vintage delivers with ‘The Glass Menagerie’ by Eric Fitzgerald

Director Bernie Cardell leads a powerful cast in Tennessee Williams’ memory play The post A cornerstone of American theatre, Vintage delivers with ‘The Glass Menagerie’ appeared first …

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 12:11PM
Thursday, March 14, 2024

An intriguing mystery based on a real-life car-bombing in Boulder by Eric Fitzgerald

At Su Teatro, ‘Cuarenta y Ocho’ is a well-rounded, suspenseful production The post An intriguing mystery based on a real-life car-bombing in Boulder appeared first on OnStage Colorado.

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 03:19PM
Thursday, March 7, 2024

A spectacular ‘Eleanor’ at Vintage Theatre by Eric Fitzgerald

Deborah Persoff lights up the cabaret stage in a one-woman tour de force The post A spectacular ‘Eleanor’ at Vintage Theatre appeared first on OnStage Colorado.

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 11:20AM
Wednesday, March 6, 2024

Action-heavy ‘SNAKE!’ creeps out the crowd at Theater Company of Lafayette by Eric Fitzgerald

New play by Colorado playwright Paul Wells a bit frenetic but overall delivers the scares The post Action-heavy ‘SNAKE!’ creeps out the crowd at Theater Company of Lafayette appeared fir…

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 10:21AM
Thursday, February 29, 2024

At Benchmark, a dark comedy with a lot of heart by Eric Fitzgerald

'You Got Older' a high-caliber production of Clare Barron's play The post At Benchmark, a dark comedy with a lot of heart appeared first on OnStage Colorado.

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 10:07AM
Saturday, February 24, 2024

One night, one show, plenty of fun at ‘Date Night’ by Eric Fitzgerald

One Night Stand Theater owns the one-off, with a show every other month The post One night, one show, plenty of fun at ‘Date Night’ appeared first on OnStage Colorado.

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 11:45AM
Wednesday, February 21, 2024

It’s drag vs. Elvis in ‘The Legend of Georgia McBride’ at Vintage by Eric Fitzgerald

The Vintage Theatre production serves up a lot of laughs in a stellar show helmed by Troy Lakey The post It’s drag vs. Elvis in ‘The Legend of Georgia McBride’ at Vintage appeared firs…

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 11:28AM
Friday, February 16, 2024

‘Message In A Bottle’ a unique dance journey by Eric Fitzgerald

Set to the songs of Sting, it’s a stirring tale of a fractured family The post ‘Message In A Bottle’ a unique dance journey appeared first on OnStage Colorado.

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 10:05AM
Tuesday, February 6, 2024

Long on laughs, Firehouse serves up an appealing contribution for Black History Month by Eric Fitzgerald

‘The Nacirema Society’ features a winning cast well directed by Kenya Fashaw The post Long on laughs, Firehouse serves up an appealing contribution for Black History Month appeared first…

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 10:29AM
Friday, February 2, 2024

Hot ‘Chicago’ is back in Denver by Eric Fitzgerald

Touring Broadway production always a crowd-pleaser The post Hot ‘Chicago’ is back in Denver appeared first on OnStage Colorado.

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 10:06AM
Thursday, February 1, 2024

‘Clink Clink’ returns in a splashier production by Eric Fitzgerald

Friends or lovers, gay or straight? Kevin Douglas’ play lovingly follows the lives of two women from girlhood on The post ‘Clink Clink’ returns in a splashier production appeared first…

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 12:23PM
Wednesday, January 24, 2024

Taut, terrifying ‘Misery’ kicks off new season for Miners Alley by Eric Fitzgerald

This take on the Stephen King novel soars with strong direction and performances The post Taut, terrifying ‘Misery’ kicks off new season for Miners Alley appeared first on OnStage Colora…

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 11:35AM
Saturday, January 20, 2024

‘Newsies’ in Lafayette delivers the show-stoppers by Eric Fitzgerald

At The Arts Hub, crisp direction and a strong cast bring to life a long-ago newspaper war The post ‘Newsies’ in Lafayette delivers the show-stoppers appeared first on OnStage Colorado.

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 10:13AM
Thursday, January 18, 2024

At Vintage, an electrifying production of ‘Fun Home’ by Eric Fitzgerald

The Tony Award-winning musical is selling out fast at the Aurora theatre The post At Vintage, an electrifying production of ‘Fun Home’ appeared first on OnStage Colorado.

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 12:08PM
Wednesday, December 20, 2023

The trouble with being gay and Mormon by Eric Fitzgerald

At Benchmark, ‘FOMO: Formerly Mormon’ tackles the problem in a solo show The post The trouble with being gay and Mormon appeared first on OnStage Colorado.

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 10:33AM
Monday, December 18, 2023

A Colorado tradition continues with ‘A Christmas Carol’ by Eric Fitzgerald

Denver Center Theatre Company production never fails to impress and inspire The post A Colorado tradition continues with ‘A Christmas Carol’ appeared first on OnStage Colorado.

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 10:50AM

All that Chat

2023-2024 BROADWAY SEASON
May 30, 2023: Grey House - Lyceum Theatre
Jun 26, 2023: Just For Us - Hudson Theatre
Jul 24, 2023: The Cottage - Hayes Theater
Nov 16, 2023: Spamalot - St. James Theatre
Dec 18, 2023: Appropriate - Hayes Theater
Mar 07, 2024: Doubt - Todd Haimes Theatre
Apr 14, 2024: Lempicka - Longacre Theatre
Apr 17, 2024: The Wiz - Marquis Theatre
Apr 18, 2024: Suffs - Music Box Theatre
Apr 25, 2024: Mother Play - Hayes Theater
Jun 10, 2024: The Drama Desk Awards