Denver Center Theater Company

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    October 23, 2013

    Theater Threads puts costumes center stage for arts education

    Unless you are the star of a Broadway production, you may never be this close again to the fabric that weaves a theatrical fantasy. Today the Denver Center Theater Company will host Theater Threads, a luncheon that's a fundraiser for its arts education program. Diners will be treated to an up-close ... More >>

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    October 10, 2013

    Helen Thorpe's Just Like Us: Politics gets personal in play premiering tonight at DCPA

    Just Like Us, Helen Thorpe's bestselling book, was a variation on "Head of the Class," a 2004 Westword cover story that followed Pablo, a West High student whose grades and high school activities made him an ideal candidate for college, except for one hitch: Pablo was illegal. For the book, though, ... More >>

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    September 30, 2013

    Five top fashion events for the first week of October

    With bikinis packed away and the smell of sunscreen a distant memory, it is time to focus on fall fashion and all it has to offer. October is a great month for fashion events: From fundraisers to a great designer sale, there's something for every shopper. See also: Forever Darling Fashion Show, ... More >>

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    September 10, 2013

    100 Colorado Creatives: Charlie Miller and Emily Tarquin

    #47: Charlie Miller and Emily Tarquin Charlie Miller and Emily Tarquin are multi-taskers at the Denver Center Theatre Company: Miller is a techno whiz for DCTC shows, while Tarquin coordinates new productions. But on the side -- the off-center, you might say -- they curate the DCTC's underground se ... More >>

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    March 19, 2013

    Herbert Siguenza's A Weekend With Pablo Picasso is 45 years in the making

    When Herbert Siguenza was seven years old, he saw a book by photojournalist David Douglas Duncan called The Private World of Pablo Picasso. Although today Siguenza is perhaps best-known as a founding member of the Latino troupe Culture Clash -- the company's American Night was shown at the Denver Ce ... More >>

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    December 17, 2012

    3 things to do for free in Denver this week, December 17-20

    If the disheartening consumerism of the holidays is taking a toll on both your wallet and your spirit, keep reading. This week, we're featuring three events that not only cost nothing to attend, but also benefit good causes: the Bring Your Own Records Party, holiday storytelling and a night of comed ... More >>

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    July 17, 2012

    Update: And the Henrys go to...

    Sitting beside me at the Henrys last night was the woman who makes it all happen: Gloria Shanstrom, general manager of the Colorado Theatre Guild. It is Shanstrom who makes this glittering event -- this huge coming together of elegantly dressed, excitedly-gesticulating actors, directors, tech people ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 16, 2012

    Henry Awards will be presented tonight

    The Colorado Theatre Guild's seventh annual Henry Awards will be presented tonight at the L2 Arts & Culture Center, 1477 Columbine Street. The festivities start at 6 p.m. with cocktails and a silent auction, followed by the official awards ceremony at 7 p.m.; an after-party will move the fun to the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 10, 2012

    The shrew must go on: Top cultural tributes to Shakespeare's The Taming of the Shrew

    Whether they want to wow women with their poetic prowess, find the perfect insult to highlight their intelligence or tame an unruly "shrew," people have long been adapting Shakespeare's stories to their own lives. And, of course, savvy marketers have been retooling the playwright's classic plots to ... More >>

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    February 6, 2012

    Jason Grote, writer for Smash, got the gig through a New Play Summit contact

    Katherine McPhee starts in Smash.​There's huge buzz around Smash, a television show premiering at 9 p.m. tonight on NBC. A procedural drama depicting the creation of a musical about Marilyn Monroe, Smash features such big-name acting talent as Anjelica Huston and Debra Messing, as well as Amer ... More >>

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