Original artwork from the 2001/02 world premiere of DCPA Theatre Company’s production of Almost Heaven: Songs and Stories of John Denver

Original DCPA Theatre Company world premiere returns to a Colorado Stage

When I was a little bitty boy…

Scratch that. I was actually a little bitty girl when I got jumped into “Grandma’s Feather Bed” and all of John Denver’s other songs.

The Company of Anna Karenina. Photo by AdamsVisCom

Photo Gallery: Books Adapted for the Stage

National Read a Book Day is September 6 and we’re celebrating by looking back at our storied history (pun intended) of producing and presenting books that have been adapted for the stage. How many of these productions from the past ten years have you seen? Do you have any favorites we didn’t include? Let us know on social media!

Melody Butiu, Glenn Morizio, Brian Lee Huynh in Vietgone. Photo by AdamsVisCom.

Looking back on Theatre Company season openers through the years

This week would have marked the launch of the DCPA Theatre Company’s 2020/21 Season. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, plans have changed but we’re still feeling all the nostalgia for the excitement that comes with launching a new season. So enjoy this small taste of our 40 years of season openers.

Neyla Pekarek in 'Rattlesnale Kate.' Photo by Adams Viscom.

VIDEO: Artist Spotlight on Neyla Pekarek, composer of Rattlesnake Kate

A highlight of our 2019 Colorado New Play Summit was a sneak peek at the DCPA Theatre Company’s first musical commission, Rattlesnake Kate. Conceived of by former Lumineers band member and Colorado native, Neyla Pekarek, the musical was bound for a full production in our 2020/21 season.

Anastasia Davidson and Marianna McClellan in A DOLL'S HOUSE_Photo by Adams VisCom

A Doll’s House from page to stage, a Henry Award winner

This year, DCPA Theatre Company’s Costume Design Associate, Meghan Anderson Doyle won the 2019/20 Henry Award for Outstanding Costume Design for her work on A Doll’s House.

Gerald Ramsey as Mufasa in The Lion King North American_ our. ©Disney._Photo by Matthew Murphy

Five Showstopping Fathers of Theatre

Celebrate Father’s Day with a small sampling of some larger-than-life theatre dads. 

Krystel Lucas as Olivia in TWELFTH NIGHT_ Photos by Adams VisCom

DCPA Theatre Company recognized with 16 Henry Awards Nominations

On Wednesday, June 3, the Colorado Theatre Guild announced nominations for its 15th annual Henry Awards. Established in 2006 and named for longtime local theatre producer Henry Lowenstein, the awards honor outstanding achievement by performers, artists and producing companies throughout the state.

Matthew Lillard, Lenne Klingaman, Desiree Mee Jung, Cathy Reinking, Sam Gregory and Michele Lowe.

B+: Casting Director connects artists and teachers online, at voluntary cost

Goodwill project’s available online classes span acting to Reiki

Edward Albee

Deeper Dive: A closer look at Edward Albee’s ‘Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?’

Note: In this daily series, we are taking a deeper dive into the nine titles recently announced on the DCPA Theatre Company’s 2020-21 season. In the video above, DCPA Theatre Company Artistic Director Chris Coleman talks about Edward Albee’s ‘Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?’ ‘It is like a brilliant, dazzling, funny train wreck’ Written by: […]