2020 Colorado New Play Summit criss-crosses cultures like never before

Annual celebration of new plays had its storytelling feet planted in all sorts of different worlds

The Laramie Project, Denver. 2000 Photo by Terry Shapiro

How ‘The Laramie Project’ changed theatre – and the world

The groundbreaking, Denver-born play’s legacy, 20 years later: Art matters

Moisés Kaufman. Photo by Ken Friedman.

Moisés Kaufman on ‘The Laramie Project’ from process to production

Video above: Moisés Kaufman and Donovan Marley announce the partnership that would bring the world-premiere staging of ‘The Laramie Project’ to Denver in 2000. ‘As this incident had taken place in the West, it became important to us to premiere our piece in the West’ Note: The following is an essay written by Tectonic Theater […]

twenty50 Commuity board

Imagine the world in 2050: What will society look like?

We asked the playwright, director and cast of the world-premiere play ‘twenty50’ to imagine what American society will be like in the year 2050. Video by DCPA Video Producer David Lenk. DCPA community boards reveal both hope and fear for the future During the 2019 Colorado New Play Summit, Patrick Berger, the DCPA’s Audience Development […]

The Laramie Project, Denver. 2000 Photo by Terry Shapiro

Leigh Fondakowski on ‘The Laramie Project’ at 20: ‘Good is winning over evil’

‘I’m grateful to young people everywhere who still believe in the power of theatre to change hearts and minds’

Ratt;esnake Kate' was presented as a concert at the 2019 Colorado New Play Summit. Photo by Adams VisCom.

DCPA announces 2020-21 Theatre Company season

Lineup includes world premiere of ‘Rattlesnake Kate’ by Neyla Pekarek in the newly renovated Marvin and Judi Wolf Theatre

L M Feldman Another Kind of Silence 2020 Summit. Photo by John Moore

Summit Spotlight, L M Feldman, ‘Another Kind of Silence’

Playwright’s goal is to incorporate American Sign Language ‘in really beautiful and complicated theatrical ways’