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The Sleeping Beauty

Date:
Apr 21, 2018 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Cost:
Phone:
303-772-1335

See the tale based on the Brothers Grimm's version wherein, the King and the Queen survive the 100-year sleep to celebrate the Princess's wedding to the Prince. Choreography by Kristin Kingsley, inspired by Marius Petipa. Musical accompaniment features the Centennial State Ballet Chamber Orchestra. Audiences of all ages will be entranced by the artistry of…

The Pied Piper of Hamelin

Date:
Feb 03, 2018 to Mar 03, 2018
Schedule:
Sat. 11am and 1pm.
Cost:
$12
Phone:
303-935-3044

See the classic play about an idyllic little town, a self-important mayor, a rat infestation, and the Pied Piper. Age 12 and younger.

Native Gardens

Date:
Apr 06, 2018 to May 06, 2018
Cost:
$30 and up
Phone:
303-893-4100

See a play about four neighbors struggling to get along as they quarrel over a shared property line that isn't where it should be. Visit DCPA website for specific times. Recommended for age 14 and up.

Seedlings: Music for Kids with Eric West

Date:
Mar 06, 2018
Schedule:
9:30 and 11am
Cost:
$3; free for children 12 months and under, but must have a ticket
Phone:
720-509-1000

Join in interactive musical storytelling that involves audience participation. West finds music in everyday items including homemade and recycled instruments.

Experience the Magical Tradition of The Nutcracker

Date:
Dec 01, 2017 to Dec 03, 2017
Cost:
Phone:
303-794-6694

Hours vary by date. See a production of The Nutcracker featuring two casts of over 170 children, pre-professional dancers, and guest artists. The production is set in Littleton in the early 1900’s and includes subtle changes every year in choreography, set design, and costuming. Colorado Ballet soloist Francisco Estevez and a female guest artist to…

Storybook Ballet: Snow White

Date:
Mar 09, 2018 to Mar 11, 2018
Schedule:
March 9, 7pm; March 10 and 11, 2pm
Cost:
$22-$25
Phone:
303-444-7328

Watch the Boulder Ballet perform the classic story of the princess and her stepmother, featuring the students of Boulder Ballet School.

Into the Forest: A Wild and Twisted Circus Tale

Date:
May 11, 2018 to May 13, 2018
Schedule:
May 11-12, 7:30pm; May 13, 3pm
Cost:
$25 adults, $20 seniors, $15 students/children under 18
Phone:
303-987-7845

See Iluminar Aerial's newest aerial dance production, Into the Forest, presented by their professional company. Join them in a magical, enchanted world and discover what creatures lurk among the trees.

The Snow Queen

Date:
Mar 03, 2018 to Mar 04, 2018
Schedule:
Times vary by date
Cost:
$15
Phone:
303-805-6800

Watch the theatrical adaptation of Hans Christian Andersen’s tale of a sister’s love, an ice cold heart, and a fantastical journey. Proceeds from ticket sales will go towards supporting The Let’s Talk Foundation’s charitable works. Age 8 and up.

Boulder Ballet: End of Year School Recitals

Date:
May 26, 2018 to May 27, 2018
Schedule:
Times vary. Younger students will perform in a mini-showcase on Saturday, May 26 at 2pm, or Sunday, May 27 at noon or 2pm
Cost:
$14
Phone:
303-444-7328

Watch end-of-year recitals from Boulder Ballet students. Dance styles include modern dance, character dance, and Pas de Deux.

Fantastic Friday Theatre

Date:
Aug 04, 2017 6:00 PM
Cost:
Phone:
720-263-0836

Introduce young students to live theater with Jaws, The Parody, presented by BackStory Theatre. All ages. Tickets available at the door. $3 per person, Free under age 4.

Fresh: Spring 2018

Date:
Apr 27, 2018 to Apr 28, 2018
Cost:
Free
Phone:
303-492-8008

Enjoy a dance concert containing hip-hop, aerial, fusion forms, and improvised offerings by undergraduate and graduate dance students.

Harvey, the story of Elwood Dowd

Date:
Oct 20, 2017 to Oct 21, 2017
Cost:
Phone:
720-972-6896

See Legacy High School students present their fall play about the comedic misunderstandings surrounding a man and an imaginary six-foot tall rabbit. $8.00 at the box office.

Hairspray The Musical

Date:
Aug 04, 2017 to Aug 06, 2017
Cost:
Phone:
303-805-6800

Aug 4-6 Times vary by date. Follow big-haired teenager Tracy Turnblad as she becomes a celebrity overnight and uses her new-found fame to advocate for racial integration. Age 14 and up. $22-$27.

First Date

Date:
Nov 11, 2017 to Apr 22, 2018
Cost:
$30 and up.
Phone:
304-893-4100

See the musical comedy about a blind date that unfolds in real time. Other restaurant patrons transform into supportive best friends, manipulative exes and protective parents, who sing and dance them through ice-breakers, appetizers and potential conversational land mines.

The Little Mermaid

Date:
Jan 19, 2018 to Feb 11, 2018
Schedule:
Time(s) vary 2pm matinee performances or evening performances at 7:30pm.
Cost:
$24-$29
Phone:
303-805-6800

See the classic Hans Christian Andersen story of Ariel the mermaid.

Mulan Jr.

Date:
Jul 07, 2018
Schedule:
Noon and 4pm
Cost:
$12 adults, $10 children
Phone:
303-245-8150

Travel back to the legendary days of ancient China. The Huns have invaded and it's up to Mulan and her guardian dragon, Mushu, to save the emperor. Age 7 and up.

Beatboxing with the Bard

Date:
Sep 30, 2017 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Cost:
Phone:
303-735-1181

Come see what happens when you blend beatboxing, hip hop rhythms, free-style rapping, and Shakespeare’s verse in a one-day workshop. Culminates in an informal show at 2:30 for family. Open to all levels and abilities. Ages 10-18. $65. Reservations required: https://cupresents.org/event/10118/beatboxing-with-the-bard/

The King of Pop Resurrected

Date:
May 13, 2018 5:30pm
Cost:
$25 adult, $20 student/senior, $35 VIP (includes cast meet and greet and photo)
Phone:
303-444-7328

Enjoy a theatrical tribute to Michael Jackson presented by American Music Icons, featuring Jackson's hit songs, video sequences, dancers, and special effects. 1980s attire encouraged.

Oliver

Date:
Jul 20, 2018 to Jul 22, 2018
Schedule:
Hours vary by date
Cost:
$15 adults, $12 children
Phone:
303-245-8150

See the streets of Victorian England come to life as Oliver, a malnourished orphan in a workhouse, becomes the neglected apprentice of an undertaker. Age 7 and up.

Aphrodite’s Switchboard with Chimney Choir

Date:
Feb 09, 2018 to Feb 11, 2018
Schedule:
Feb. 9-10, 7:30pm; Feb. 11, 2pm
Cost:
$22-$50
Phone:
303-292-4700

Venture into the realm of the exquisite goddess of love, Aphrodite. In a tall office building on the corner of a busy street, Aphrodite is a switchboard operator who discovers that she has the power to control the love lives of mortals with a single phone connection. But beware crossed wires and best-laid plans, as…

Pirates of the Symphony Seas

Date:
May 06, 2018 1pm
Cost:
$25 adults, $10 children age 17 and under
Phone:
303-623-7876

Journey across the high seas to encounter dastardly foes, fantastical friends, and a symphony of treasure.

Winter Cultural Series

Date:
Jan 11, 2018 to Feb 22, 2018
Schedule:
January 11, 25, February 7, and 22,
Cost:
$10 in advance, $15 at door, if not sold out; Children 2 and under sitting on parent's lap are free. Military/Senior (65+)/Child (12 under): $7 early bird pricing, $10 at door, if not sold out.
Phone:
303-791-2500

Enjoy four performances over the course of the month offering a variety of family friendly entertainment including a jazz concert, dance, and opera.

Anything Goes

Date:
Jul 27, 2018 to Jul 29, 2018
Schedule:
Hours vary by date
Cost:
$15 adults, $12 children
Phone:
303-245-8150

See the show about the 1934 S. S. American sailing between New York and England with a comically colorful assemblage of passengers. Age 7 and up.

Sisters of Swing

Date:
Apr 06, 2018 to May 06, 2018
Cost:
$24 and up
Phone:
303-794-2787

See the musical that follows the story of the Andrews Sisters through their successful career. Hear some of their most popular tunes.

Dracula

Date:
Oct 06, 2017 to Oct 15, 2017
Cost:
Phone:
303-837-8888

Open the 2017/2018 Colorado Ballet season with the crowd-favorite Dracula. Age 13 and older. $30 and up.

Hansel and Gretel

Date:
Jun 29, 2018 6:30 - 7pm
Cost:
$3, free age 4 and under
Phone:
720-263-0836

Watch students from BackStory Theatre's summer camp program present Hansel and Gretel, for an opportunity to introduce young children to live theater.

This is Modern Art

Date:
Mar 22, 2018 to Apr 15, 2018
Cost:
$25 and up
Phone:
303-893-4100

Get a glimpse into the lives of anonymous graffiti artists that will make you question the true purpose of art. Recommended for age 13 and up.

Talent Showcase & Silent Auction

Date:
Nov 04, 2017 7:00 PM
Cost:
Phone:
913-488-4557

Attend a black tie, red carpet fundraising event to support the Legacy High School Theatrical Program. Hosted by ABC Channel 7 weatherman, Mike Nelson. $45 per ticket. Age 14 and up.

2018 Chinese New Year Cultural Fair

Date:
Feb 17, 2018 12pm - 4pm
Schedule:
Performance at 2pm
Cost:
Free admission to the cultural fair. Tickets to the performance are $8 in advance and $11 at the door, if not sold out (ages 2 and under free on parents lap).
Phone:
303-791-2500

Celebrate Asian art and culture for the Chinese New Year. Great Wall Academy performs, featuring dragon and lion dancer, and Chinese folk dances.

Stuart MacDonald

Date:
Jan 19, 2018 to Jan 21, 2018
Schedule:
Jan 19 and 20, 7:30pm; Jan. 21, 3pm
Cost:
$25-$30
Phone:
303-660-6799

See the man who is not your typical "pick a card, any card" magician. MacDonald takes you through a journey where the magic happens to him. This is an all ages show.

Mary Poppins presented by BackStory Theatre

Date:
Nov 19, 2017 2:00 PM
Cost:
Phone:
720-263-0836

Join Jane and Michael as they journey with their pal Bert and 'the Perfect Nanny", Mary Poppins, to fantastic places outside dreary ol' London. Children under 4 may find it a bit long as a full-length production. $5 tots (0-4), $8 students (5-17), $18 adults (18-59), $13 seniors (60+).

6th Annual Listen To Your Mother: Boulder

Date:
May 05, 2018 7pm
Schedule:
Doors open at 6pm
Cost:
$22
Phone:
303-442-1411

Listen to a series of live readings about motherhood that take place in cities around the country, to celebrate Mother's Day. Complimentary snacks and wine are available before the show from 5-6:30pm, across the street at the Birth Center of Boulder, 2800 Folsom St. Ten percent of ticket sales benefit A Precious Child.

American Mariachi

Date:
Jan 26, 2018 to Feb 25, 2018
Cost:
$30 and up.
Phone:
303-893-4100

Watch the musical story of Lucha and Boli, who want to start their own all-female mariachi band but face numerous obstacles.

Seussical

Date:
Feb 02, 2018 to May 25, 2018
Cost:
$9
Phone:
720-898-7200

Enter the fantastic world of Dr. Seuss in the musical version of the popular book. Music and dance bring characters like Horton, the Cat in the Hat, and Gertrude McFuzz together on stage.

Les Miserables

Date:
Jul 25, 2018 to Aug 05, 2018
Cost:
$25 and up
Phone:
303-893-4100

See the Tony award-winning musical direct from its acclaimed Broadway return. The uplifting story is inspired by the paintings of Victor Hugo.

Wizard of Oz

Date:
Mar 03, 2018 11am
Schedule:
Additional shows March 10 and 17 at 11am
Cost:
$15
Phone:
303-786-8727

Enjoy a creative approach to a classic favorite performed by children, including lunch afterward. Reservations requested.

Siren Song: A Pirate’s Odyssey

Date:
Mar 10, 2018 to May 12, 2018
Schedule:
March 10, April 14, and May 12, 1pm and 3pm
Cost:
$7-$8
Phone:
720-946-1388

See a comedy series inspired by Homer's Odyssey. An audience-suggested song launches each playful voyage.

Disney On Ice: Frozen

Date:
Apr 05, 2018 to Apr 08, 2018
Cost:
$15-$65
Phone:
720-865-2475

Discover the full story of Disney’s Frozen like never before. Dazzling ice skating, special effects, and unforgettable music will magically transport you to wintry Arendelle.

Aphrodite’s Switchboard with Chimney Choir

Date:
Feb 17, 2018 to Feb 18, 2018
Schedule:
Feb. 17, 7:30pm; Feb. 18, 2pm
Cost:
$22-$50
Phone:
303-805-6800

Venture into the realm of the exquisite goddess of love, Aphrodite. In a tall office building on the corner of a busy street, Aphrodite is a switchboard operator who discovers that she has the power to control the love lives of mortals with a single phone connection. But beware crossed wires and best-laid plans, as…

Perseus & Medusa

Date:
Jul 13, 2018 6:30 - 7pm
Cost:
$3 age 5 and up; free age 4 and under
Phone:
720-263-0836

Introduce young children to live theater with Perseus & Medusa, performed by students from BackStory Theatre's summer camp program.

Culture on the Green

Date:
Jul 27, 2018 6:30 - 8pm
Cost:
Free
Phone:
303-791-2500

See Fiesta Colorado Dance Company perform Hispanic song and dance. Bring a picnic and enjoy the show.

ComedySportz

Date:
Oct 20, 2017 to Dec 30, 2017
Cost:
Phone:
303-321-5925

Attend a fast-paced comedy show featuring two teams of players competing for laughs and points, with a referee keeping things moving and calling fouls. An average of seven to twelve games are played during a match, drawn from a repertoire of over a hundred improv games. $15-$20.

A Midsummer Night’s Prom Dream

Date:
Jul 06, 2018 to Jul 07, 2018
Schedule:
July 6, 2pm and 7pm; July 7, 2pm and 5pm
Cost:
$10 adult, $5 senior/student, free under age 4
Phone:
720-263-0836

See a modern adaptation of Shakespeare's classic where the fairies become the smart kids with science as their magic. Presented by advanced and intermediate student actors from BackStory Theatre.

Flat Stanley Jr.

Date:
Jul 12, 2018 to Jul 14, 2018
Cost:
$14 adults, $12 kids, free age 2 and under
Phone:
303-476-0222

See the musical version of the beloved children's book written by Jeff Brown. In a whirlwind musical travelogue, presented by Rocky Mountain Conservatory Theatre, Stanley scours the globe for a solution to his unusual problem.

Disney’s The Little Mermaid: Sensory-Friendly Performance

Date:
Feb 10, 2018 2pm
Cost:
$24 and $29. Ages 12 and under and groups of 4 or more receive a 20% discount.
Phone:
303-805-6800

Enjoy a sensory-friendly performance of the show based on the Hans Christian Anderson story and the classic, animated musical film. For this performance, sound and light levels will be lowered; attendees are free to get up, move around, and leave; iPads and other electronics for therapeutic uses will be allowed; and fidget objects and ear…

Chipper Lowell

Date:
Jul 27, 2018 to Jul 28, 2018
Cost:
$25-$30
Phone:
303-660-6799

See the show that combines stand-up comedy, improvisation, and visual magic. Chipper has twice been awarded “Comedy Magician of the Year!”

Wiley and The Hairy Man

Date:
Apr 06, 2018 to Apr 07, 2018
Schedule:
Times vary
Cost:
$12
Phone:
303-805-6800

See the show about a young man of small ambition and even smaller confidence thrown into a confrontation with the dreaded Hairy Man himself. Ages 4-7.

Dawn: An Augmented Reality Art Experience

Date:
May 05, 2018 2pm
Cost:
$20 and up
Phone:
303-444-7328

Immerse yourself in Presentville, an alternate reality game featuring a mix of performance art, live painting, sacred Lakota quilt making, physical art exhibit, holograms, and more. Age 12 and up for costumed characters, mature language, and sexual content.

Murmuration

Date:
Jun 09, 2018 7:30pm
Cost:
$22 adult, $15 members and children ages 4-12, free under age 3
Phone:
303-442-3282

Enjoy a live music and dance event which pairs musicians and dancers in unexpected combinations, from ballerinas to high school drumlines.

Evening of World Dance

Date:
Mar 17, 2018 to Mar 18, 2018
Cost:
$18 and up with separate pricing for the master class
Phone:

See local resident choreographers ranging in style from modern, contemporary ballet, and samba. Look at how each choreographer works with trios. The next day, attend a master dance class and panel discussion.

Al Goodwin

Date:
Dec 23, 2017 4:30 PM
Cost:
$11 age 12 and younger, $22
Phone:
720-274-6800

Have a few laughs with comedian Allan Goodwin (aka “Badgerine”). Goodwin connects with his audiences–getting them to appreciate the lighter side of their own lives relating his own life experiences. All ages.

Urinetown the Musical

Date:
Jun 21, 2018 to Jun 23, 2018
Schedule:
Hours vary by date
Cost:
$14 adults, $12 children, free age 2 and under
Phone:
303-476-0222

See the winner of three Tony Awards; a musical satire of the legal system, capitalism, irresponsibility, populism, and politics. In a Gotham-like city with a drought and a ban on private toilets. A revolution is in order, in hopes of freedom, inside and out of the restroom. Reservations are recommended based on theater seating capacity.…

Live on Tour 2018

Date:
Feb 28, 2018 7pm - 9pm
Cost:
See website
Phone:
720-925-8776

Enjoy a unique new show designed to inspire people to make a difference in their community, with pop medleys, international dances and songs, and new and old original Up With People songs.

Rumpelstiltskin

Date:
Aug 03, 2018 6:30 - 7pm
Cost:
$3 age 5 and up; free age 4 and under
Phone:
720-263-0836

Introduce young children to live theater with Rumpelstiltskin, performed by BackStory Theatre's summer camp program.

Cirque du Soleil: Corteo

Date:
May 31, 2018 to Jun 03, 2018
Cost:
$39 and up. Family 4-packs available (2 Adults, 2 Children ages 2-12) $43.50-$89.50
Phone:
970-619-4100

Get carried away with life during this production that celebrates the passing of clown Mauro with tumblers, laughter, and players who celebrate a life joyously lived.

Annie

Date:
Dec 07, 2017 to Jan 07, 2018
Cost:
$20 and up.
Phone:
719-634-5581

Times vary by date. See the musical about the comic strip heroine. Age 5 and up. $20 and up.

Family Discovery Series: The Arvada Center’s “Songs and Tales from the Colorado Trails”

Date:
May 19, 2018 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Cost:
Phone:
303-805-6800

Dressed in typical 1860s attire, “Susannah and Jackson” tell stories of crossing the plains, interspersed with some of the best loved pioneer songs accompanied by guitar, banjo, fiddle, dulcimer, mandolin, harmonica, and autoharp. Hear about early Colorado pioneer women: Clara Brown, Chipeta Silverheels, Rattlesnake Kate, and Matilda Godfrey. Tales include Native Americans, miners, cowboys, and…

Boulder Ballet: Giselle

Date:
May 18, 2018 to May 20, 2018
Schedule:
Fri-Sat, 7:30pm; Sun, 2pm
Cost:
$22-$30
Phone:
303-443-0028

Enjoy one of the oldest continually performed ballets, about a peasant girl who dies of a broken heart after discovering her lover is betrothed to another.

Keigwin + Company: K+C Celebrates Bernstein

Date:
Feb 14, 2018 7:30pm
Cost:
$30 package, $33 and up regular, $15 Big Deal, $16 student
Phone:
970-221-6730

See a performance of contemporary dance combined with Leonard Bernstein's melodies, including iconic scores On the Town and On the Waterfront.

Human Error

Date:
May 18, 2018 to Jun 24, 2018
Cost:
$30
Phone:
303-893-4100

See the play about Madelyn and Keenan who are NPR-listening, latte-sipping, blue-state liberals, while Heather and Jim are NRA-cardholding, truck-driving, red-state conservatives. After an unfortunate mix-up by their blundering fertility doctor, Heather becomes pregnant with the wrong family’s embryo. Now the two couples face sharing an uproarious nine-month odyssey of culture shock, clashing values, changing…

Alain Nu: Mentalist

Date:
May 04, 2018 to May 05, 2018
Cost:
$25-$30
Phone:
303-660-6799

See the American mentalist, illusionist, television personality, author, and speaker demonstrate ESP, mind reading, telekinesis, metal bending, and illusions.

Pinkalicious the Musical

Date:
Jan 21, 2018 1:30pm
Cost:
$5
Phone:
720-509-1000

Follow Pinkalicious, a girl who turns pink from eating too many pink cupcakes, as she tries to figure out a way to get out of this predicament.

Disney On Ice: Frozen

Date:
Mar 23, 2018 to Mar 25, 2018
Cost:
$20 and up
Phone:
719-477-2100

Discover the full story of Disney’s Frozen like never before. Dazzling ice skating, special effects, and unforgettable music will magically transport you to wintry Arendelle.

Frozen

Date:
Aug 17, 2017 to Oct 01, 2017
Cost:
Phone:
303-893-4100

See website for times. See Disney’s new Broadway-bound musical Frozen, featuring more music, incredible stagecraft, and the epic story you love – now told as a full-length Broadway musical. Age 6 and up. $25.

The Story Bakers

Date:
Jul 11, 2018 10am
Cost:
Free
Phone:
970-221-6730

Using music, props, and costumes, The Story Bakers turn student's original stories into sketch comedy and live drama skits.

Wild West Show

Date:
Jan 13, 2018 to Jan 14, 2018
Cost:
$22-$45
Phone:
303-297-1166

Go on an historical trip back to the days of the Old West with reenactments of the original Buffalo Bill Wild West Shows.

Ballet Petit: The Sleeping Beauty

Date:
Mar 03, 2018 2pm
Cost:
$20.
Phone:
303-772-1335

See an excerpted version of an upcoming Spring gala performance of The Sleeping Beauty. Suitable for all ages, this is the perfect opportunity for younger audience members to experience ballet. Ticket price includes photo opportunities after the performance with characters from The Sleeping Beauty.

Seussical, The Musical

Date:
Oct 07, 2017 to Oct 28, 2017
Cost:
Phone:
303-786-8727

Sat. through Oct 28, 11am with noon lunch. Watch the Peanut Butter Players perform in Seussical, The Musical during its luncheon theater. Features many Dr. Seuss stories including Horton Hears a Who, Horton Hatches An Egg, Gertrude McFuzz and more. $15 includes lunch. Reservations requested.

Cirque Goes To The Movies

Date:
Feb 03, 2018 2pm
Schedule:
Second show at 7:30pm
Cost:
$15 and up
Phone:
303-449-1343

Join the Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra for a family experience featuring music from Harry Potter, Star Wars, Mission Impossible, Pirates of the Caribbean, and Titanic, plus performances from aerialists, acrobats, and an aerial violinist.

SF Family Tree: Flight School the Musical

Date:
Jan 23, 2018 6:30pm
Cost:
$5
Phone:
720-509-1000

Follow Penguin as he figures out a way to fulfill his dream of flying. Based on the book Flight School from best-selling author Lita Judge. Performed in a sensory-friendly environment. Reservation required.

Family Magic Show

Date:
Jan 19, 2018 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Cost:
$8 in advance, $11 at the door
Phone:
303-791-2500

Kick off the New Year with a magic show by Matthew Brandt.

The Three Little Pigs

Date:
Jul 20, 2018 6:30 - 7pm
Cost:
$3 age 5 and up; free age 4 and under
Phone:
720-263-0836

Introduce young children to live theater with The Three Little Pigs, performed by students from BackStory Theatre's summer camp program.

Disney On Ice: Frozen

Date:
Mar 29, 2018 to Apr 01, 2018
Cost:
$15 and up
Phone:
970-619-4100

Discover the full story of Disney’s Frozen like never before. Dazzling ice skating, special effects, and unforgettable music will magically transport you to wintry Arendelle.

Smart People

Date:
Oct 13, 2017 to Nov 19, 2017
Cost:
Phone:
303-893-4100

Times vary. Follow four Harvard intellectuals as they explore the human brain's response to race. Age 16 and older. $30 and up.

Off the Cuff: Improvaganza for Teens

Date:
Apr 14, 2018 10am - 3pm
Cost:
$65. Scholarships available
Phone:
303-735-1181

Learn about basic improv comedy skills and then venture into improvising sonnets and Shakespearean scenes. Culminates in an informal showing at 2:30pm. Open to students of all experience levels and abilities. Ages 12-18. Reservations required.

Thou Art Miscast

Date:
Aug 26, 2017 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Cost:
Phone:
303-735-1181

Try playing a dream role that maybe you haven’t gotten a chance to play before. This one-day workshop culminates in an informal showing at 2:30pm for family. Open to students of all experience levels and abilities. Ages 10-18. $65. Reservations required: https://cupresents.org/event/10117/thou-art-miscast/

Robin Hood: A Musical, Sort Of

Date:
May 05, 2018 to May 06, 2018
Schedule:
Times vary
Cost:
$8
Phone:
303-805-6800

See a show for kids, by kids that tells a different version of the legend of the heroic Robin Hood and his Band of Merry Men. Age 7 and up.

Chinese New Year Celebrations

Date:
Feb 01, 2018 to Feb 19, 2018
Schedule:
Age 12 and under
Cost:
Free
Phone:
303-688-4495

Honor the ancient Chinese “Red Envelope” gifting tradition when the mall gives away envelopes filled with gift cards and center promotions. Decorate traditional lanterns and decorations. In Chinese culture, lanterns represent prosperity and letting go of the previous year. By returning to customer service to show off their decorated lantern, participants will receive an $8…

When It Ain’t Just Black and White

Date:
Apr 04, 2018 7pm
Cost:
Free
Phone:
720-887-2371

See a performance from students at Denver School of the Arts which explores what it's like to be a mixed race child in the current world, and how history applies to you when you come from two different cultures.

The Foreigner

Date:
Oct 13, 2017 to Nov 18, 2017
Cost:
Phone:
720-898-7200

Hours vary by date. Follow Charlie Baker, a painfully shy Englishman, who finds himself in rural Georgia hunting lodge for a few days of peace and quiet. Young adult-adult audiences. $45 and up.

Passport to Culture: Dream Catchers

Date:
May 20, 2018 1:30pm
Cost:
$5
Phone:
http://www.lonetreeartscenter.org/passportdreamcatchers

See a new work by Cleo Parker Robinson that illuminates the epic experiences and adventures of historic visionaries of the Americas uncovering lost stories that shape who we are today. The interactive demonstration and discussion helps kids understand and address issues relating to diversity, respect, and social harmony. Age 12 and under.

Colorado Shakespeare Festival Season Mashup

Date:
Jun 09, 2018 10am - 3pm
Cost:
$65
Phone:
303-735-1181

Get to know the characters from the 2018 Colorado Shakespeare Festival season in scenes, monologues, and improvised encounters. Culminates in an informal showing at 2:30pm. Open to students of all experience levels and abilities. Ages 8-18. Reservations required.

A Chorus Line

Date:
Sep 12, 2017 to Oct 01, 2017
Cost:
Phone:
720-898-7200

See the musical that spans one day in the lives of 17 dancers all vying for a coveted spot in the chorus of a Broadway musical. Considered groundbreaking when it opened on Broadway in 1975, the musical went on to win nine Tony Awards and the 1976 Pulitzer Prize for Drama. Today, it remains as…

School of Rock

Date:
May 29, 2018 to Jun 10, 2018
Cost:
$25
Phone:
303-893-4100

See the show that follows Dewey Finn, a wannabe rockstar posing as a substitute teacher who turns a class of straight-A students into a guitar-shredding, bass-slapping, mind-blowing rock band. This high-octane smash features 14 new songs from Andrew Lloyd Webber, all the original songs from the movie and musical theater’s first-ever kids rock band playing…

Alice’s Aerial Wonderland

Date:
Mar 11, 2018 to May 12, 2018
Schedule:
Fri, 7pm; Sat, 2pm
Cost:
$19 adult; $16 seniors, children, and groups of 4 or more
Phone:
303-245-8272

Join Frequent Flyers' student company as they bring Wonderland to life through aerial dance.

The Golden Nutcracker

Date:
Dec 09, 2017 to Dec 10, 2017
Cost:
Phone:
720-420-0030

See the performance by Golden Dance Arts students, showing Clara's magical adventure to the Land of Sweets. $10.

SF Family Tree: My Father’s Dragon

Date:
Jan 30, 2018 6:30pm
Cost:
$5
Phone:
720-509-1000

Enjoy the story of a compassionate and courageous young boy and his unlikely friendship with a splendid yellow and blue-striped dragon. Presented in a sensory-friendly environment.

The Little Mermaid: A Story Ballet

Date:
Jun 08, 2018 to Jun 09, 2018
Schedule:
June 8, 7:30pm; June 9, 2 and 7:30pm
Cost:
$25 adult, $20 children/student/senior
Phone:
720-938-3030

See the classic Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale performed in ballet by Danse Etoile, alongside a mix of contemporary and classical music.

Sleeping Beauty

Date:
Apr 21, 2018 to Apr 22, 2018
Schedule:
Sat, 2pm; Sun, 1pm
Cost:
$22 adults, $17 children, students, and seniors
Phone:
303-772-1335

See the Centennial State Ballet performance of a ballet in a prologue and three acts, based on the well-known fairy tale.

Pandora’s Box

Date:
Jun 15, 2018 6:30 - 7pm
Cost:
$3, free age 4 and under
Phone:
720-263-0836

Watch students from BackStory Theatre's summer camp program present Pandora’s Box, for an opportunity to introduce young children to live theater.

Rodgers & Hammerstein’s The King and I

Date:
Jan 02, 2018 to Jan 14, 2018
Cost:
$30 and up.
Phone:
303-893-4100

See the classic story, set in 1860’s Bangkok, of the unconventional relationship that develops between the King of Siam and Anna Leonowens, a British schoolteacher.

Backstage Tours

Date:
Aug 05, 2017 to Jul 31, 2018
Schedule:
Mon and Sat, 10am
Cost:
$12 per person
Phone:
303-893-4100

Explore backstage at the Denver Performing Arts Complex, the world’s largest performance facility under one roof.

Sleeping Beauty

Date:
Mar 08, 2018 to May 04, 2018
Schedule:
Family Show: Sun, 1pm
Cost:
$12 adults, $10 seniors and students
Phone:
303-316-6360

See the story of Briar Rose (aka Sleeping Beauty), a headstrong princess, her best friend Gryff, and Prince Owain who competes for her friendship in this classic tale.

African Drum Ensemble

Date:
Nov 04, 2017 7:30 PM
Cost:
FREE
Phone:
303-492-8008

Watch traditional, neo-traditional and highlife dance music from Ghana performed by a University of Colorado ensemble.

How I Became A Pirate

Date:
Mar 09, 2018 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Cost:
Phone:
303-805-6800

Sail off on a swashbuckling musical excursion as young Jeremy Jacobs joins Captain Braid Beard’s band of comical pirates and searches for the perfect spot to bury their treasure. Jeremy finds fun and adventure on the high seas, but he soon learns that home and family are treasures you can't find on any map.

SF Family Tree: SMIRK

Date:
Sep 10, 2017 4:00 PM
Cost:
Phone:
720-509-1000

Enjoy some family entertainment with physical comedian Reid Belstock and juggling ace Warren Hammond. Presented in a sensory-friendly environment. Age 12 and under. $5.

Catapult

Date:
Feb 02, 2018 to Feb 04, 2018
Schedule:
Feb. 2-3, 7:30; Feb. 4, 2pm
Cost:
$16
Phone:
303-492-8008

Enjoy a dance concert featuring four emerging BFA choreographers using original dance to share their knowledge of archetypes, science, philosophy, and the natural world. Reservations required.

A Year With Frog and Toad

Date:
Oct 13, 2017 to Dec 29, 2017
Cost:
Phone:
720-898-7200

Times vary by date. Journey through four seasons alongside Frog and Toad while learning about Friendship, caring and what makes each of us special. $9 and up.

Catapult – The World’s Premier Shadow Dance Company

Date:
Mar 10, 2018 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Cost:
Phone:
303-805-6800

See and learn more about the art of weaving shadows into stories which has been around for a thousand years. Dance, music, and the duality of light and darkness come together to create stories of love and peace and countless others. Catapult, the avant-garde shadow dancing group has appeared on America’s Got Talent.

Moscow Ballet’s Nutcracker

Date:
Dec 08, 2017 to Dec 09, 2017
Cost:
Phone:
303-623-0106

Enjoy the 25th anniversary tour of the ballet company's performance of the holiday classic. See larger-than-life puppets, nesting dolls and hand-crafted costumes. $28-$89.

Shakespeare’s Magic Moments

Date:
Oct 21, 2017 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Cost:
Phone:
303-735-1181

Explore Shakespeare’s most magical moments. Bring wands, capes, spellbooks, and other magical gear to use in the performance. Workshop will culminate in an informal showing at 2:30pm. Ages 8-18. $65. Reservations required.

Shopkins Live! Shop it Up!

Date:
Nov 22, 2017 7:00 PM
Cost:
Phone:
303-623-0106

See the Shoppies make their theatrical debut in an original new live show featuring musical performances by Jessicake, Bubbleisha, Peppa-Mint, Rainbow Kate, Cocolette, Polli Polish and more. See an ensemble cast of multi-talented performers brings the show to life on stage through urban style music, song and dance. $25-$45.

SF Family Tree: Pinkalicious the Musical

Date:
Jan 21, 2018 4:00pm
Cost:
$5
Phone:
720-509-1000

Follow Pinkalicious, a girl who turns pink from eating too many pink cupcakes, as she tries to figure out a way to get out of this predicament. Presented in a sensory-friendly environment. Reservation is required.

Something Rotten

Date:
Oct 17, 2017 to Oct 29, 2017
Cost:
Phone:
303-893-4100

Follow Nick and Nigel Bottom, two brothers who are desperate to write their own hit play - but end up writing the world's very first musical. Age 8 and older. Ticket prices and times vary; visit denvercenter.org for more info.

BETC: Every Christmas Story Ever Told

Date:
Dec 13, 2017 to Dec 24, 2017
Cost:
Phone:
303-444-7328

Revel in a holiday mash-up for people who have a love-hate relationship with traditional holiday classic shows. Age 9 and up due to mild adult language and revelations about the existence of Santa Claus. $20-$36. Reservations required.

Seussical – Denver

Date:
Jan 26, 2018 to Jan 28, 2018
Cost:
$15 adults, $12 children.
Phone:
303-245-8150

See the show that brings to life favorite Dr. Seuss characters, including Horton the Elephant, The Cat in the Hat, Gertrude McFuzz, lazy Mayzie and a little boy with a big imagination, Jojo.

Sugar Plum Tea Party

Date:
Nov 25, 2017 to Nov 26, 2017
Cost:
Phone:
303-772-1335

Hours vary by date. Attend an afternoon with tea, sweet and savory edibles and harp accompaniment, a mini-Nutcracker performance and a souvenir photo taken with the Sugar Plum Fairy. The fundraising event is the perfect introduction to the classic tale of Clara & her prince for young audience members and includes interactive excerpts of the…

Flight Path

Date:
Apr 27, 2018 to Apr 29, 2018
Schedule:
April 27, 8pm; April 28, 2 and 8pm; April 29, 2pm
Cost:
$28-$30
Phone:
303-245-8272

Enjoy a performance from Frequent Flyers Aerial Dance celebrating 30 years. Features new work in collaboration with live music by the electric string quartet, Spinphony.

Shakespeare’s Greatest Hits

Date:
Mar 10, 2018 10am - 3pm
Cost:
$65. Scholarships available
Phone:
303-735-1181

Join in a whirlwind tour of Shakespeare's greatest scenes and speeches. Culminates in an informal showing at 2:30pm. For newcomers and experts. Ages 8-18. Reservations required.

Vail Dance Festival

Date:
Jul 28, 2018 to Aug 11, 2018
Cost:
Prices vary, visit website for details
Phone:

Celebrate the 30th year of the festival with a season of newly commissioned choreography and music. Events occur at various Vail locations. Visit website for location and ticketing details.

The Music Man

Date:
Sep 07, 2017 to Nov 05, 2017
Cost:
Phone:
970-744-3747

See the classic musical filled with catchy tunes. Tickets are available including or excluding dinner before the show.

Aerial Intersections

Date:
May 05, 2018
Schedule:
2pm and 8pm
Cost:
$16-$20
Phone:
303-245-8272

Experience Frequent Flyers Aerial Dance performance training intensive. These aerial dances are drawn from each student’s interactions with people in their lives and the broader environment, culminating in the ultimate interaction of sharing these unique aerial dances with the audience.

Wiley and the Hairy Man

Date:
Apr 06, 2018 6:30 PM - 7:40 PM
Cost:
fee
Phone:
303-805-6800

Wiley is a young man of small ambition and even smaller confidence. Happy to lay around all day with his loyal Dog, Wiley argues when his mother tells him to venture deeper into the swamp to collect firewood. Hidden in the depths of the swamp is the notorious Hairy Man, a fearful giant who feasts…

Stage It Like Shakespeare: Original Practices

Date:
Dec 02, 2017 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Cost:
Phone:
303-735-1181

Join Colorado Shakespeare Festival teaching artists as they guide you through an Elizabethan rehearsal process. On Dec. 2, participants will learn about “original practices” and receive cue scripts, which they will take home and memorize during the week. On December 9, students will rehearse their parts and stage a performance. Open to students of all…

Bryan Kellen Comedy Show

Date:
Jan 21, 2018 2pm
Cost:
$14 general seating, $7 age 12 and under
Phone:
720-274-6800

See an all-ages, family-friendly show with rubber-bodied and dynamically engaging, comedian Bryan Kellen. Kellen's been called "America’s Best Up-and-Coming Comedian" by the National Comedy Hall of Fame and Entertainment Business Journal named him one of the "Top 100 Comedians in the Country."

SF Family Tree: Dream Catchers

Date:
May 20, 2018 4pm
Cost:
$5
Phone:
720-509-1000

See the new work by Cleo Parker Robinson that illuminates the epic experiences and adventures of historic visionaries of the Americas uncovering lost stories that shape who we are today. The interactive demonstration and discussion help kids understand and address issues relating to diversity, respect, and social harmony. Modified performances are geared to families of…

Champions of Magic

Date:
Jul 25, 2018 to Jul 28, 2018
Cost:
$20 and up
Phone:
720-865-4220

Experience five world-class illusionists who perform the impossible including disappearances, levitation, and teleportation.

Disney’s Aladdin

Date:
Apr 07, 2018 to Apr 28, 2018
Cost:
$25 and up
Phone:
303-893-4100

Discover a whole new world at the hit Broadway musical where one lamp and three wishes make the possibilities infinite. Visit DCPA website for specific times and advisories.

The Great Leap

Date:
Feb 02, 2018 to Mar 11, 2018
Cost:
$30 and up
Phone:
303-893-4100

See the play about an American college basketball team that travels to Beijing for an exhibition game in 1989. The drama on the court goes deeper than the strain between their countries. Age recommendation is 14 and up due to mild profanity.

March Madness

Date:
Mar 03, 2018 7pm
Cost:
$10
Phone:
303-460-6800

Join Broomfield's community improv troupe, the Broomshticks, and other groups, for a night of original comedic short- and long-form scenes, created with audience suggestions. Age 13 and up.

An Evening of Dancing Horses

Date:
Jan 17, 2018 to Jan 18, 2018
Schedule:
7 PM
Cost:
$23 - $45
Phone:
303-297-1166

Attend the event that brings the best equestrian talent together in front of live music from the Denver School of the Arts Orchestra. Enjoy an evening full of formal dressage, reining, liberty and other talent from around the world.

Chicago

Date:
Nov 28, 2017 to Dec 03, 2017
Cost:
Phone:
303-893-4100

See the multi-award-winning Broadway musical as it makes a stop in Denver on its national tour. Age 13 and up due to mature themes. $30 and up.

Into the Woods

Date:
Jul 12, 2018 to Aug 05, 2018
Cost:
$20 and up
Phone:
303-893-4100

See Phamaly Theatre Company perform the Tony Award-winning play about a twist on classic fairy tales. There will be a sensory-friendly performance on August 2.

Flight of Fancy

Date:
Aug 12, 2017 11:00 AM
Cost:
Phone:
303-440-7666

See a cartoon-like world in which a puffin and a girl become unlikely friends. The performance features “full mask” style of theater from the Public Works Theatre Company, in which actors express themselves through physical movement and puppetry. $12 general admission; $9 Chautauqua members. Reservations required.

Ballet in the Park

Date:
Jun 02, 2018 7 - 8pm
Cost:
Free
Phone:
303-443-0028

Enjoy a concert featuring ballet in classical and contemporary styles, with excerpts from the Boulder Ballet’s season. Get there early and bring a picnic. All ages.

Click Clack Moo

Date:
May 08, 2018 10am
Cost:
$5
Phone:
720-509-1000

See the show based on the Caldecott Honor Book by Doreen Cronin and Betsy Lewin. The comic musical is about negotiation and compromise.

How I Became a Pirate (ASL Performance)

Date:
Mar 09, 2018 6:30pm
Cost:
$12
Phone:
303-805-6800

Sail off on a swashbuckling musical excursion as young Jeremy Jacobs joins Captain Braid Beard’s band of comical pirates and searches for the perfect spot to bury their treasure. Age 5 and up.

Girls Only – The Secret Comedy of Women

Date:
Sep 21, 2017 to Oct 22, 2017
Cost:
Phone:
303-893-4100

See the original comedy that celebrates the honor, truth, humor and silliness of being female. Born out of the girlhood writings of the two authors, the show is a mix of sketch comedy, improvisation, audience participation, and hilarious songs and videos will remind you that underneath, women all have very funny and very charming feminine…

Teachers’ Sneak Peek

Date:
Oct 13, 2017 7:00 PM
Cost:
FREE
Phone:
303-778-7350

Find out what is entailed in putting on an Opera Colorado touring production. This sneak peek for teachers and parents provides an insider's look, the performance of Rossini's "Cinderella," and a chance to talk to the performers after the show who bring opera directly into schools. Reservations required.

The Nutcracker

Date:
Nov 28, 2017 to Nov 29, 2017
Cost:
Phone:
303-500-3226

Join us for this magical holiday tradition. Classical Ballet Academy and Ballet Mélange present this traditional three-act production of the Nutcracker. Guest artists include Liang Fu, Raul Orozco, and Alexander Glusacov.

Bye, Bye Birdie

Date:
Aug 12, 2017 to Aug 19, 2017
Cost:
Phone:
303-805-6800

Aug 12, 13, 18, and 19. See Parker Arts and Inspire Creative's "for kids-by kids" production of Bye Bye Birdie. Age 12 and up. $14.

Oliver

Date:
Jun 22, 2018 to Jun 24, 2018
Schedule:
June 22, 7pm; June 23, noon and 7pm; June 24, 2pm
Cost:
$15 adult, $12 child
Phone:
303-245-8150

Follow the story of Oliver, a malnourished orphan in a workhouse, as he discovers the true love of having a family. Age 7 and up. Reservations required.

The Caucasian Chalk Circle

Date:
Apr 12, 2018 to Apr 22, 2018
Schedule:
April 12-14 and 19-21, 7:30pm; April 22, 2:30pm
Cost:
$20 adults, $10 students with ID
Phone:
303-556-2296

See the play set within the context of a dispute over land claimed by two communes in the Soviet Union after World War II. The main action of the play consists of a parable that is performed to celebrate the decision in the dispute. The parable, set during a feudal insurrection in the 13th century,…

The Book of Mormon

Date:
Jun 13, 2018 to Jul 01, 2018
Schedule:
Hours vary by date
Cost:
$35 and up
Phone:
720-865-4220

See the nine-time Tony Award-winning Best Musical, a musical comedy that follows the misadventures of a mismatched pair of missionaries, sent halfway across the world to spread the Good Word. Contains explicit language. For mature audiences.

Garry Krinsky: Toying with Science

Date:
Apr 13, 2018 6:30pm
Cost:
$6 and up
Phone:
303-987-7845

See the show that combines circus skills, mime, original music, and audience involvement in the exploration of the scientific principles of gravity, leverage, fulcrums, and simple machines. Age 5 and up.

The Producers

Date:
Mar 23, 2018 to Apr 08, 2018
Schedule:
Fri-Sun
Cost:
$20 and up
Phone:
303-987-7845

See the musical that follows a scheming producer and his mousy accountant as they aim to produce the biggest flop on Broadway.

Jack and the Beanstalk

Date:
Nov 30, 2017 to Dec 23, 2018
Cost:
Phone:
303-449-6000

Nov. 30-Dec. 23, 10am and 11am select days. See a comedic interpretation of the well-known classic tale in which Jack trades the family cow for magic beans. Part of the Kids Kabaret series. $7-$8. Reservations required.

The Amazing Elstun’s Magic

Date:
Sep 30, 2017 10:00 AM
Cost:
Phone:
303-805-6800

Dress in your red, white and blue and join master magician Amazing Dave and his real life partner comedy magician and entertaining educator Connie Elstun. Age 3 and up. $5.

Holiday Festival

Date:
Dec 08, 2017 to Dec 10, 2017
Cost:
Phone:
303-492-8008

Experience a CU tradition in which student and faculty talent come together for a holiday concert, featuring student choirs, bands and orchestras. $20 and up. Reservations required.

Legally Blonde Jr., The Musical

Date:
Jul 12, 2018 to Jul 14, 2018
Cost:
$14 adults, $12 kids, free age 2 and under
Phone:
303-476-0222

See the award-winning Broadway musical and the smash hit motion picture, Legally Blonde, presented by Rocky Mountain Conservatory Theatre.

Hairspray Jr. – Denver

Date:
Aug 05, 2017
Cost:
Phone:
303-245-8150

Noon and 4pm. Attend a family-friendly musical adapted from the Broadway production that won eight Tony Awards, including Best Musical. Age 7 and up. $15 adults, $12 children.

Ain’t Misbehavin’

Date:
May 18, 2018 to Jun 17, 2018
Schedule:
Times vary
Cost:
$27 adults, $24 students and seniors
Phone:
303-794-2787

Attend the musical celebrating the music of Thomas “Fats” Waller.

Frog and Toad Adventures

Date:
Jun 22, 2018 6:30 - 7pm
Cost:
$3, free age 4 and under
Phone:
720-263-0836

Watch students from BackStory Theatre's summer camp program present Frog and Toad Adventures, for an opportunity to introduce young children to live theater.

Disney’s Beauty & the Beast Jr.

Date:
Jun 21, 2018 to Jun 23, 2018
Schedule:
Times vary by date
Cost:
$14 adults, $12 children, free age 2 and under
Phone:
303-476-0222

See the Disney classic that is a story of transformation and tolerance. A fable of Belle and the Beast, a Prince trapped under a spell, this tale as old as time is filled with friends and musical magic. Reservations are recommended based on theater seating capacity.

A Chorus Line

Date:
Sep 12, 2017 to Oct 01, 2017
Cost:
Phone:
720-898-7200

Follow the story of seventeen dancers as they audition for a highly sought-after place in the chorus of a Broadway musical. Age 13 and up. $53 and up (preview $36).

The Arsonists

Date:
Jun 22, 2018 to Jul 21, 2018
Cost:
$30 for general admission and $20 for students, seniors, and military
Phone:
303-275-3430

See the play set deep in a Florida swamp, about a father-daughter tale of grief, loss and redemption.

Hamilton

Date:
Feb 27, 2018 to Apr 01, 2018
Cost:
Visit website for pricing and availability
Phone:
303-893-4100

See the story of America's Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, featuring a score that blends hip-hop, jazz, blues, rap, R&B, and Broadway. Age recommendation: 10 and up, some strong language.

Neil Simon’s Plaza Suite

Date:
Sep 29, 2017 to Oct 01, 2017
Cost:
Phone:
303-469-8396

Fri-Sat 7pm; Sun 2pm. See a comedy in three acts following three different awkward encounters in Suite 719 of New York's Plaza Hotel. Age 13 and up. $10-$15 in advance; $15-$20 at the door.

SF Family Tree: Click Clack Moo

Date:
May 08, 2018 6:30pm
Cost:
$5
Phone:
720-509-1000

See the show based on the Caldecott Honor Book by Doreen Cronin and Betsy Lewin. The comic musical is about negotiation and compromise. Modified performances are geared to families of individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities, autism, sensory processing disorder, or other conditions. Age 12 and under.

Seussical

Date:
Nov 10, 2017 to Dec 30, 2017
Cost:
Prices vary.
Phone:

See a fantastical Broadway musical in which the Cat in the Hat tells the story of Horton the elephant and other Dr. Seuss characters. Prices vary.

Theater Family Fun Day & Open House

Date:
Apr 07, 2018 2:30 - 4pm
Cost:
Free
Phone:
303-476-0222

Introduce kids to Rocky Mountain Conservatory Theatre to meet staff members, learn about summer camp, and play cinema games. Snacks and beverages will be provided and there will be raffles for theatre ticket packages.

Sorcerer’s Apprentice and Sleeping Beauty Suite

Date:
Mar 18, 2018 3pm
Cost:
$10 child, $15 adult
Phone:
303-945-4388

Spend the afternoon with a bumbling apprentice, dancing goblins, and pot and pans spinning out of control. See Little Red Riding Hood and Puss in Boots, and appearances from other favorite characters.

Emil and the Detectives

Date:
May 04, 2018 to May 19, 2018
Schedule:
Dates and times vary
Cost:
$8
Phone:
970-224-5774

See the story about young Emil who finds himself at the center of a robbery. Aided by a rag-tag band of intrepid street kids, Emil and friends must catch the criminal, find the missing money, clear his name, and get the flowers to Grandma.

Youth Musical Theater Class – Register now through Sep 7th

Date:
Sep 07, 2017
Cost:
Phone:

Learn and practice all the concepts that make up musical theater! Concepts covered include acting, singing, choreography, blocking, staging, scene work, tech, production, directing, and more. For ages 7-12, no experience necessary. Taught by award winning instructor Shauna Marble. The series runs from Sep 7th into December, with a performance the last day of class.…

Shakespeare’s Worst Love Stories

Date:
Feb 10, 2018 10am - 3pm
Cost:
$65
Phone:
303-735-1181

Counteract typical Valentine's Day festivities with some oddball love stories, Shakespeare style. Culminates in an informal showing at 2:30pm. Open to students of all experience levels and abilities. Ages 8-18. Reservations required.

Seussical: Sensory-Friendly Performance

Date:
Mar 10, 2018 to Mar 12, 2018
Schedule:
March 10, 11am, and March 12, 10am
Cost:
$9
Phone:
720-898-7200

Attend a sensory-friendly performance of Seussical, the musical version of the popular book. Sensory-friendly performances are exclusively produced for patrons with autism, Down syndrome, and sensory processing disorders and their families.

Tony Baker

Date:
Nov 24, 2017 to Nov 26, 2017
Cost:
Phone:
720-274-6800

Times vary by date. Be entertained by Tony Baker, a stand-up comedian and actor who has amassed hundreds of thousands of followers on his social media pages with his original sketch content and his funny voiceovers. All ages welcome for Family Friendly shows, all other shows are 21 and older. $24, $10 age 12 and…

Cirque Du Soleil: Corteo

Date:
May 24, 2018 to May 27, 2018
Schedule:
Showtimes vary by day
Cost:
$39-$135, Family 4-packs available; $10 cash parking
Phone:
303-410-8497

Enjoy a Cirque Du Soleil performance which brings together acrobatics, theater, and clown comedy situated in a mysterious space between heaven and earth.

Waitress

Date:
Dec 19, 2017 to Dec 31, 2017
Cost:
$25 and up.
Phone:
303-893-4100

Performance times vary. See this uplifting musical celebrating friendship, motherhood and the magic of a well-made pie. $25 and up.

RENT 20th Anniversary Tour

Date:
Nov 14, 2017 to Nov 19, 2017
Cost:
$30 and up
Phone:
303-893-4100

See the Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning show return to the stage in a touring production. A re-imagining of Puccini's La Bohème, RENT follows an unforgettable year in the lives of seven artists struggling to follow their dreams without selling out.

Bring It On The Musical

Date:
Nov 29, 2017 to Dec 03, 2017
Cost:
Phone:
303-912-6771

Nov. 29-Dec 3. Watch a musical about the cutthroat world of competitive cheerleading and the fierce rivalries of high school politics and romance. Presented by Fairview High School. $10. Reservations required

Henry and Mudge

Date:
Apr 13, 2018 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Cost:
$12
Phone:
303-805-6800

See the musical, based on the best-selling series of books by Cynthia Rylant. Enjoy a play about Henry, who just moved from the city to the country and is having a hard time finding a playmate in his new neighborhood. But he has Mudge, a 182-pound canine buddy, with whom he can share all kinds of…

Harlem Globetrotters

Date:
Mar 17, 2018 7pm
Cost:
$20-$100
Phone:
303-410-8497

Watch action-packed basketball artistry and ball handling skills. New this season: The Globetrotters debut their new 4-point line, 30 feet from the basket.

Anything Goes

Date:
Jun 22, 2018 to Jun 24, 2018
Schedule:
June 22, 7pm; June 23, noon and 7pm; June 24, 2pm
Cost:
$15 adult, $12 child
Phone:
303-245-8150

See this classic musical comedy featuring big ensemble numbers and tons of dancing, including tap. Age 7 and up. Reservations required.

The Commedia of Robin Hood

Date:
Jun 02, 2018 to Jul 01, 2018
Schedule:
Select days
Cost:
$20 adult, $17 members, $18 Colorado Mountain Club members, $15 children under age 10
Phone:
303-442-3282

Enjoy a hiking play presented by Arts in the Open, featuring puppets, singing, mock combat, and more. The hike is approximately two miles in length; bring a camping chair or blanket to sit on while watching the scenes.

Marvel Universe Live – Age of Heroes

Date:
Aug 04, 2017 to Aug 09, 2017
Cost:
Phone:
866-461-6556

Hours vary by date. See the show that unites some of Marvel’s greatest Super Heroes including Iron Man, Captain America, Thor, Black Panther, Hulk and Black Widow against some of the most threatening villains. Witness cutting-edge special effects, aerial stunts and video projection. $20 and up.

Passport to Culture: Pradhanica

Date:
Mar 04, 2018 1:30pm
Cost:
$5 per person. Call the box office for tickets for children 12 months and under
Phone:
720-509-1000

See dizzying spins, fast-paced footwork, immersive emotions, and dynamic drumming come together in this kid-friendly presentation of the Indian classical dance form of Kathak. Celebrate Holi, the Indian Festival of Colors. Reservations required. Adults and children age 12 and under.

Petra and the Wolf

Date:
Mar 31, 2018 2pm
Cost:
$20 adults, $15 children under 18
Phone:
720-887-2371

See Lionheart Youth Theatre present a new work inspired by the classic, Peter and the Wolf, with large-scale puppetry by Glass Half Full Theatre and a new instrumental score by Mother Falcon.

Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill

Date:
Mar 05, 2018 to Apr 23, 2018
Schedule:
Mon
Cost:
$42 and up
Phone:
303-893-4100

Learn of jazz legend Billie Holiday's troubled life story through the songs that made her famous, including "God Bless the Child," "What a Little Moonlight Can Do," and "Taint Nobody's Biz-ness." Age 17 and up.

Immersive Shakespeare

Date:
Nov 04, 2017 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Cost:
Phone:
303-735-1181

Explore how to make Shakespeare's stories interactive and invite the audience to participate in the story and the performance. The workshop culminates in a 2:30pm showing for friends and families. Open to students of all experience levels and abilities. Ages 10-18. Reservations required. $65 (scholarships available).

The Who’s Tommy

Date:
Apr 20, 2018 to May 27, 2018
Cost:
$30 and up
Phone:
303-893-4100

See a play based on The Who's iconic 1969 rock concept album. Tommy and his family give new voice to The Who’s classic stadium rock as they navigate the troubles and joys of being alive. Visit DCPA website for specific times. Recommended for age 14 and up.

Doctor Dolittle Jr.

Date:
Jul 12, 2018 to Jul 14, 2018
Cost:
$14 adults, $12 kids, free age 2 and under
Phone:
303-476-0222

See the musical that tells the classic tale of a wacky, but kind, doctor who can talk to animals, presented by Rocky Mountain Conservatory Theatre.

James & the Giant Peach Jr.

Date:
Jun 21, 2018 to Jun 23, 2018
Schedule:
Hours vary by date
Cost:
$14 adults, $12 children, free age 2 and under
Phone:
303-476-0222

See the musical based on the Roald Dahl book, about a courageous journey filled with befriending magical creatures and larger-than-life self-discovery. Reservations are recommended based on theater seating capacity.

Le Petit Prince

Date:
Feb 09, 2018 to Feb 11, 2018
Schedule:
Feb 9, 7:30pm; Feb 10, 2 and 7:30pm; Feb 11, 2pm.
Cost:
$20 adult, $15 student and senior
Phone:
720-938-3030

Enjoy a story book ballet based on the story by Antoine de Saint-Exupery, presented by Danse Etoile Ballet. Age 4 and up.

STOMP

Date:
Feb 13, 2018 to Feb 18, 2018
Cost:
$25 and up
Phone:
303-893-4100

See the explosive, inventive, witty, and unique percussion sensation. The eight-member troupe uses everything but conventional percussion instruments – matchboxes, wooden poles, brooms, garbage cans, Zippo lighters, hubcaps – to fill the stage with magnificent rhythms.

The Gift of Dance

Date:
May 05, 2018 6pm
Cost:
Donations appreciated at the door
Phone:
303-957-6239

Enjoy a student choreography showcase by the Live Love Dance Company Dancers, ages 13 to 15. All proceeds benefit The Gift of Dance scholarship fund which provides dance costumes, shoes, and attire to children in need. Age 3 and up.

Breakin’ Convention 2017

Date:
Nov 04, 2017 to Nov 05, 2017
Cost:
Phone:
303-893-4100

Attend a festival of hip hop dance theatre showcasing the very best from around the world and around the corner. Curated and hosted by UK hip hop pioneer Jonzi D, experience performances from world champion b-boy crews to cutting edge street dance companies - live on stage. Spilling off stage and taking over the whole…

Shen Yun

Date:
Feb 09, 2018 to Feb 11, 2018
Cost:
$79 and up
Phone:
888-316-4234

Watch the performance that tells ancient legends with technological innovations, historically authentic costumes, and animated backdrops. Storytelling is done through classical Chinese dance, sharing diverse ethnic and folk traditions. Age 5 and up.

Eddie B. Teachers Only Comedy Tour

Date:
Mar 10, 2018 8pm
Cost:
$35-$65
Phone:
303-623-0106

Attend the performance by the comedian who is the voice of teachers across the globe. Educators get a lesson in the funniest ways to express their worst frustrations with Eddie B’s uncensored, raw, and realistic portrayal of a teacher’s hectic life, from the point of view of an actual teacher.

Robinson Crusoe’s Most Excellent Adventure

Date:
Mar 15, 2018 to Apr 28, 2018
Schedule:
Wed-Sat, 10 or 11am on select days
Cost:
$8
Phone:
303-449-6000 ext 4

Enjoy a silly, interactive adaptation of the classic tale of shipwreck and survival on an uninhabited island. Children are selected from the audience to play certain roles. Each performance is followed by a question and answer session with the actors. Reservations required.

RubberbanDance

Date:
Mar 24, 2018 7:30pm
Cost:
$20 and up
Phone:
303-492-8008

Watch as the Montreal-based RubberbanDance group combines hip-hop, ballet, and contemporary dance in one performance. Reservations required.

Elite Dance Academy Performance

Date:
Feb 04, 2018 10:30am - 11:30am
Cost:
Included with admission
Phone:
303-604-2424

Join in an interactive performance by the Elite Dance Academy community dance troupe, featuring a variety of routines including jungle, fairy, and under the sea themes.

School-Day-Off Theater Classes

Date:
Sep 01, 2017 to May 31, 2018
Schedule:
9am-4pm
Cost:
$65 per day, $55 for currently enrolled students
Phone:
303-245-8150

Enjoy a full day of theatrical activities including classes in music, acting, dance, and more, on select BVSD no-school days. Camps end in a final presentation for family and friends. Ages 5-10. Reservations required.

Songs and Tales from the Colorado Trails

Date:
May 19, 2018 10am
Cost:
$5
Phone:
303-805-6800

Hear songs and stories by Susannah and Jackson—dressed in typical 1860s attire—about crossing the plains. Tales include early Colorado pioneer women, Native Americans, miners, cowboys, and ranchers. Age 4 and up.

Irish Tales Along the Trails

Date:
Jul 07, 2018 to Aug 05, 2018
Schedule:
10am select days
Cost:
$20 adult, $17 concert member, $18 Colorado Mountain Club member, $15 children under age 10
Phone:
303-440-7666

Experience a moderate two-mile hike on the Enchanted Mesa Trail while scenes from the play are performed along the way, presented by Arts in the Open. Audience members are encouraged to bring camping chairs or blankets.

Danse Etoile Ballet: Celebrate Dance & Music

Date:
Oct 21, 2017 3:30 PM
Cost:
Phone:
720-938-3030

Enjoy a reception, silent auction, cocktails and hors d'euvres followed by a performance and meet-and-greet with the dancers. This show features a little of everything from Dance Etoile: classical variations, student pieces, guest musicians, and new pieces by Artistic Director Marie-Jose Payannet.

A Kid Like Jake

Date:
Feb 16, 2018 to Mar 24, 2018
Schedule:
Fri-Sat at 8pm, Sun at 6pm
Cost:
$30 for general admission and $20 for students/seniors/military
Phone:

See the play about parents who have high hopes for their precocious 4-year-old who happens to prefer Cinderella to GI Joe. As Alex and Greg navigate their roles as parents, a rift grows between them, one that forces them to confront their own concerns about what’s best for Jake, and each other. Children under age…

Sesame Street Live! Let’s Party!

Date:
Jan 20, 2018 to Jan 21, 2018
Schedule:
Jan. 20 at 2pm; Jan. 21 at 2pm and 6pm
Cost:
$20-$50
Phone:
303-228-8260

Jump to the beat with your friends on Sesame Street! This all-new interactive show unfolds on one of the world's most famous streets at the funniest, furriest party in the neighborhood.

Night of the Living Dead…Live On Stage

Date:
Oct 06, 2017 to Oct 28, 2017
Cost:
Phone:
303-477-9984

Fri. and Sat. 8pm. See an adaptation of the classic film with an outer space twist in this joint effort of The Bug Theatre and Paper Cat Films.Best for older teens. $15 in advance for students, seniors and military. $18 general admission at the door or $15 if dressed like a zombie.

Seussical – Boulder

Date:
Dec 03, 2017 to Dec 10, 2017
Cost:
$15 adults, $12 children
Phone:
303-245-8150

Watch favorite Dr. Seuss characters come to life on stage, including Horton the Elephant, The Cat in the Hat, Gertrude McFuzz, lazy Mayzie and a little boy with a big imagination, Jojo.

ELF The Musical

Date:
Dec 13, 2017 to Dec 17, 2017
Cost:
$25 and up.
Phone:
303-893-4100

Performance times vary. See the modern-day Christmas classic come to life. $25 and up.

Ballet Ariel’s Summer Showcase

Date:
Jul 26, 2018 7pm
Cost:
$10 adult, $5 seniors and students, free age 12 and under
Phone:
303-945-4388

See excerpts from Ballet Ariel's season including Aurora’s Wedding from Sleeping Beauty, and a collection of new works from Ballet Ariel's talented choreographers.

Peter and the Starcatcher

Date:
Jan 12, 2018 to Feb 04, 2018
Cost:
$24-$44. Students and seniors (age 62 and up) receive a $3 discount per ticket
Phone:
303-794-2787

See the Tony-winning musical that upends the century-old story of how a miserable orphan comes to be The Boy Who Would Not Grow Up (aka Peter Pan).

Aphrodite’s Switchboard with Chimney Choir

Date:
Feb 24, 2018 7:30pm
Cost:
$22-$50
Phone:
303-292-4700

See the performance about the goddess of love, Aphrodite. In a tall office building on the corner of a busy street, Aphrodite is a switchboard operator who discovers that she has the power to control the love lives of mortals with a single phone connection. But beware crossed wires and best-laid plans, as meddling may…

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