Karen and dancers dressed in Halloween costumes pose onstage in Mean Girls

First Look: Mean Girls

Cady Heron may have grown up on an African savanna, but nothing prepared her for the vicious ways of her strange new home: suburban Illinois. Soon, this naïve newbie falls prey to a trio of lionized frenemies led by the charming but ruthless Regina George. But when Cady devises a plan to end Regina’s reign, […]

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Broadway Playlists For Patients: What to listen to when healing

Put on the soundtrack to your favorite musical or listen to the latest album by a favored pop star to feel the difference a song makes. Does the music elevate the mood, get you going, or perhaps, relax you? There’s so much power when it comes to music, so it’s not surprising this art form […]

Pictured (L-R): Jasmine Rogers (Gretchen Wieners), Nadina Hassan (Regina George), Morgan Ashley Bryant (Karen Smith) and English Bernhardt (Cady Heron) Credit: © 2022 Jenny Anderson

Making It Through High School with Mean Girls

For millions of us, high school was no laughing matter. More like downright grotsky. Until there was Tina. Celebrated comedy writer Tina Fey found fetch in your mom’s chest hair when she wrote the catchphrase-rich screenplay for Mean Girls, which rocketed from teen cult fave to bona-fide box-office pink in 2004, grossing more than $128 […]

Samantha Pauly (Katherine Howard, center) with (l-r) Adrianna Hicks (Catherine of Aragon), Andrea Macasaet (Anne Boleyn), Brittney Mack (Anna of Cleves), & Anna Uzele (Catherine Parr).

2023/24 Broadway Tickets On Sale December 15

The Denver Center for the Performing Arts (DCPA) Broadway announce that on December 15 the remaining 2023/24 shows will go on sale to the public. Joining the 11 Broadway and Cabaret shows already on sale are the highly anticipated engagements of SIX, Company, The Book of Mormon, Wicked and many more. MJ will go on […]

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Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical You Can Draw Activity

Get drawing with Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical! Whether you or your child are budding artists or if you want to practice your skills, here is a drawing activity for you. Follow the lines from the completed drawing in the grid and create your own picture of an elf! Click here to download the activity […]

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MORE Fun Facts About Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer

1. In 2006, the original Rudolph and Santa figures were featured in an episode of Antiques Roadshow. Pre-renovation, they were valued at $8,000-$10,000. 2. There are 11 voice actors credited for all the voices in Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer. 3. Rudolph’s red nose was originally created using a 12v light bulb painted red. 4. In […]

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Bartlett Sher Reinvents a Classic in My Fair Lady

My Fair Lady, a famously sumptuous spectacle overflowing with a long list of favorite songs, has been called the perfect musical. The Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe original ran on Broadway starting in 1956, setting records for the longest Broadway run at the time. The 1964 movie adaptation likewise became a classic, with Rex […]

DCPA’s John Ekeberg Named President of Independent Presenters Network

The Independent Presenters Network (IPN) resumed its biennial meeting in London last month. The meeting, which is usually held every two years, was on hold for three years due to the COVID-19 pandemic. At the 2022 meeting, a new executive committee, approved by the full membership, was selected. The committee will serve for three years. […]

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Trivia: Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical

Before Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical Comes to Town, test your memory — and that of your little elf — with some trivia based on the original 1964 classic television special. QUESTIONS: What is the name of the elf who wants to be a dentist? What is the name of the snowman narrator? What […]

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Q&A with Chip Davis, Creator of Mannheim Steamroller

DCPA: I understand in 2019 you celebrated a special anniversary? Chip Davis (CD): Yes — 2019 was the 35th anniversary of our annual Christmas Tour, making it the longest-running consecutive tour in the entertainment industry! We have our fans to thank for this milestone and making Mannheim Steamroller part of their holiday tradition. DCPA: And […]