DCPA TICKETS & EVENTS
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Wednesdays at 7pm, Jul 13 – Aug 17
Holiday Theater – MCA Denver
Your favorite off-beat lecture series is back this summer in a new-ish location with two ways to tune in! This year Mixed Taste, presented in partnership with the Museum of Contemporary Art Denver, will be at MCA’s new performance and programming space, the Holiday Theater! Join in person at the Holiday Theater or stream the events live online.
Aug 30 – Sept 11, 2022
Winner of eight 2019 Tony Awards® including Best Musical and the 2020 Grammy® Award for Best Musical Theater Album, this acclaimed new show by celebrated singer-songwriter Anaïs Mitchell and innovative director Rachel Chavkin (Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812) is a love story for today… and always.
Aug 31 – Dec 18, 2022
York Street Yards
Created by Academy, Grammy and Tony Award-winning artist David Byrne (American Utopia) and writer Mala Gaonkar, Theater of the Mind uses stories from their own lives to shape a narrative you’ll see, feel, taste and hear. Go on an immersive journey inside how we see and create our worlds.
Sept 7 – 25, 2022
Garner Galleria Theatre
Winner of the Off-Broadway Alliance Award for Best Musical, NEWSical is the hilarious, ever evolving, always changing, up-to-the-minute musical comedy of all the news that’s fit to spoof. Through sketches, parodies, and original music NEWSical tackles everything from the lowest depths of reality television to the highest office in the land.
Sep 9 – Oct 16, 2022
The year is 1834 and 14-year-old Afong Moy is the first Chinese woman mainland America has ever seen. Intriguing and powerful, The Chinese Lady is a play unlike anything you’ve seen before.
Monday, September 12, at 7pm
The DCPA will be hosting David Byrne, WNYC Studios’ Radiolab co-host Latif Nasser, and leading neuroscientists from around the world for an intimate panel discussion. Go way, way behind the scenes and learn about the intersection of art and science and the research that inspired Theater of the Mind.
Sep 30 – Nov 6, 2022
The Bard is back at the Denver Center! A playful comedy with all the complexities that come with Shakespeare’s work, Much Ado About Nothing is also a surprisingly timely meditation on gossip, gender roles, deception, and the follies of romance.
Oct 4 – 9, 2022
On 9/11, the world stopped. On 9/12, their stories moved us all.
Broadway’s Come From Away is a Best Musical winner all across North America!
Oct 25 – Nov 6, 2022
Ain’t Too Proud – The Life and Times of The Temptations is the electrifying, new smash-hit Broadway musical that follows The Temptations’ extraordinary journey from the streets of Detroit to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. With their signature dance moves and silky-smooth harmonies, they rose to the top of the charts creating an amazing 42 Top Ten Hits with 14 reaching number one.
Oct 28 – Dec 18, 2022
Randy Weeks Conservatory Theatre
Enter the forest for an adventure with the lovable LITTLE RED! This charming, song-infused retelling of Little Red Riding Hood finds Little Red at the center of new adventures and new ways of seeing familiar characters.
Nov 2 – 20, 2022
Garner Galleria Theatre
Two actors reimagine the story of how Elizabeth Windsor became Queen Elizabeth II (and recreate three resplendent Netflix series) in 80 minutes of frenetic hat-passing, period accents and corgi impressions. Having been cruelly overlooked for her dream role as Queen Elizabeth in blockbuster series The Crown, budding starlet Beth brings her own take on the epic story of the Royal Family to the stage instead… with her agent Stanley coerced into playing (almost) all the other roles – from Prince Philip to Princess Margaret, and all the commoners in between.
Nov 15 – 27, 2022
From Lincoln Center Theater that brought you The King & I and South Pacific, comes “a sumptuous new production of the most perfect musical of all time” (Entertainment Weekly), Lerner & Loewe’s My Fair Lady. Director Bartlett Sher’s glowing production is “thrilling, glorious and better than it ever was” (New York Times). “Every so often a revival comes along that reminds you how indispensable great theater can be” (NY1).
Dec 7, 2022 – Jan 1, 2023
Garner Galleria Theatre
From Frozen to Phantom to Wicked, this all-new fall-down funny, satirical roast of over 30 Broadway hits features outrageous costumes, silly spoofs of the songs you know by heart and madcap impressions by a stellar cast! Newer spoofs include Hamilton, Dear Evan Hansen and Moulin Rouge. It’s never been more fun poking fun at your favorite musicals and stars!
Dec 10 & 11, 2022
Mannheim Steamroller Christmas by Chip Davis has been America’s favorite holiday tradition for over 35 years! Grammy Award winner Chip Davis has created a show that features Mannheim Steamroller Christmas classics in the distinctive Mannheim sound
Nov 17 – Dec 24, 2022
Heritage Lakewood Belmar Park
We’re back, Campers! Denver’s campiest, quirkiest holiday adventure is returning to Heritage Lakewood Belmar Park in 2022. Explore a six-acre winter wonderland and rekindle your sense of yuletide cheer at Camp Christmas!
Nov 18 – Dec 24, 2022
Denver’s beloved holiday tradition returns! A Christmas Carol is a joyous and opulent musical adaptation that traces money-hoarding curmudgeon Ebenezer Scrooge’s triumphant overnight journey to redemption.
Dec 16 – 18, 2022
Your favorite holiday special comes to you live on stage! The beloved TV classic Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer soars off the screen and onto the stage this holiday season.
Dec 20, 2022 – Jan 1, 2023
Direct from Broadway, Mean Girls is the hilarious hit musical from an award-winning creative team, including book writer Tina Fey (“30 Rock”), composer Jeff Richmond (“Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt”), lyricist Nell Benjamin (Legally Blonde) and director Casey Nicholaw (The Book of Mormon).
Jan 27 – Mar 12, 2023
Art Basel is about to begin and Mariana, the director of a swanky art gallery, has a serious problem on her hands. Her showroom is an active crime scene. Stylish and vibrant, this world premiere play is a hilarious snapshot of Cuban and Colombian-American culture set in the heart of Miami’s Wynwood arts district.
Feb 10 – Mar 12, 2023
Hotter Than Egypt is the tale of an American couple’s relationship in the midst of a revolution. Drawing from the political, cultural, and religious realities of the region, this quick-witted dramedy pits loyalty against attraction as its characters grapple with the ever-changing struggle of staying committed to their partners.
Feb 21 – 26, 2023
STOMP is explosive, provocative, sophisticated, sexy, utterly unique and appeals to audiences of all ages. The return of the percussive hit also brings some new surprises, with some sections of the show now updated and restructured and the addition of two new full-scale routines, utilizing props like tractor tire inner tubes and paint cans. STOMP. See what all the noise is about.
Feb 24 – 25, 2023
Helen Bonfils Theatre Complex
The DCPA Theatre Company’s annual celebration of new work and visionary artists. Summit playwrights spend two weeks with directors, actors and dramaturgs to workshop and develop their new plays. Over the weekend, you get to witness their work-in-progress at public readings and be among the first to experience new plays brought to life.
Mar 14 – 19, 2023
Tony®-winning director Bartlett Sher brings his fresh take on a beloved masterpiece to life as Fiddler on the Roof visits cities across North America. A wonderful cast and a lavish orchestra tell this heartwarming story of fathers and daughters, husbands and wives, and the timeless traditions that define faith and family. This production raises its cup to joy! To love! To life!
Mar 31 – May 7, 2023
1 Pulitzer Prize. 1 National Book Award. 11 Academy Award nominations. 4 Golden Globe nominations. 3 Tony Awards. The Color Purple is a triumphant, inspiring piece of art that reaffirms some fundamental truths: that Black is beautiful, that women are powerful, and that love is love.
Apr 14 – Jun 18, 2023
A fresh take on an all-time DCPA audience favorite! Combine a film masterpiece by Alfred Hitchcock with a juicy spy novel and add a splash of Monty Python humor. The result? A fast-paced whodunit with four versatile actors portraying more than 50 roles!
May 31 – June 4, 2023
Riverdance as you’ve never seen it before! A powerful and stirring reinvention of this beloved favorite celebrated the world over for its Grammy award-winning score and the thrilling energy and passion of its Irish and international dance.
Now – Fall 2023
Watch the full production for free and on-demand right here.
Pulitzer Prize finalist Dael Orlandersmith embodies people from all sides of Ferguson in this poetic piece about the aftermath of Michael Brown’s death. Go on a gripping, emotional journey and discover how it “achieves a great beauty by bringing us together rather than driving us apart” (The Chicago Tribune).
Postponed, dates pending
Direct from the American Repertory Theater at Harvard University, visionary director Diane Paulus reexamines a pivotal moment in American history in a re-imagining of the Tony Award®-winning musical 1776 prior to its Broadway engagement at Roundabout Theatre Company.
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