Tag Archive for: Rock of Ages

‘Rock of Ages’ at 10: Still nothin’ but a good time

The rock musical based on 1980s big-hair, heavy-metal hits is popular with audiences in any decade

Aladdin's Celina Nightengale is doing her happy dance in Denver

Colorado native flying high from making big-time music videos to dancing in Disney’s Denver-bound ‘Aladdin.’

2018-19 Broadway season: 'Dear Evan Hansen,' Betty Buckley as Dolly and more

Highly anticipated 2017 Best Musical opens Sept. 25; legendary Buckley to find empty lap in Denver as the iconic Dolly Levi.

Regan Linton 2017 True West Award

2017 True West Award: Colorado Theatre Person of the Year Regan Linton

The returning hero won’t claim to have saved the theatre that creates performance opportunities for the disabled. But plenty of others will.

2017 True West Awards: Steven J. Burge and Jeremy Rill

One thing these two very different performers have in common is that 2017 was a breakout year that will change the trajectory for both.

2017 True West Award: Composer and Music Director David Nehls

Composer David Nehls had four new musicals in development in the past 12 months. That’s not only highly unlikely — it’s nearly incomprehensible.

2017 True West Award: Vance McKenzie

“I would trust Vance McKenzie with any type of show,” director Seth Caikowski says. “From Shakespeare to Sondheim, he will always deliver.”

2017 True West Award: Buntport Theater

With three varied new creations in 2017 spanning Zeus to junk to Poe, the Buntport Theater collective again managed to make the magical look mundane.

2017 True West Award: The Women of 'The Revolutionists'

Lauren Gunderson is talking about a revolution. No, two. The one that happened then. And the one that needs to happen in the American theatre…

2017 True West Award: The Difference-Makers

This year, an array of self-starting individuals, theatre companies and schools generated $112,000 in unplannable revenue for the Denver Actors Fund.sp