The finalists for this year's Henry Awards in theater have been announced. Given by the Colorado Theatre Guild, which covers the entire state, the Henrys are decided by dozens of judges, six of whom must attend every eligible production. As always, the list of finalists comprises both expected choi ... More >>
For this year's Now Showing, Westword's fall arts guide (you'll find it tucked into our September 26 issue), we asked artistic movers and shakers to answer a few questions about the state of the arts, both locally and around the world. We'll be rolling out their answers over the next few weeks in pa ... More >>
On July 22, The Colorado Theatre Guild will present the Colorado equivalent of the Tonys: the eighth annual Henry Awards, celebrating outstanding achievements during the past season. The event not only celebrates local work, it's also an annual fundraiser for the CTG. The nominees were released last ... More >>
People get lazy in the summertime, but it's time to wake up: The fall theater season is only weeks away, and Denver Center Theatre Company tickets are now on sale. The focus may be on The Book of Mormon, which opens today in the Denver Performing Arts Complex, but when Mormon leaves, the DCTC season ... More >>
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 >>
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 >>
I've seen the Denver Center Theatre Company's production of A Christmas Carol more than once, and as someone who was brought up on a diet of Mr. Magoo, Reginald Owen, that nice thick novel by Charles Dickens and, later, Bill Murray in Scrooged, I never tire of it: Well-played by the ensemble, with g ... More >>
A Latino family struggles with life changes in Sunsets and Margaritas
Glengarry Glen Ross is a classic yet timely take on real estate.
Kent Haruf's novel takes to the stage.
A musical Roman holiday.
The New Play Summit brings in fresh theater.
Some of the best scenes at the Colorado Theatre Guild's Henry Awards Monday night: Donna Debreceni and her band tearing into the evening's songs and musical commentaries. The creators of Assassins -- a show that was put together by Next Stage with gum, safety pins and a treasure trove of talent -- l ... More >>
Families@Play, Denver Center Theatre Academy
Bill Christ, Lobby Hero, Denver Center Theatre Company
The DCTC stages an all-black Streetcar
Almost Heaven returns with a free show
2 Pianos, 4 Hands fails to strike a chord.
Denver Center Theatre Company
The DCTC shines in this classic retelling of The Little Foxes.
The Show-Off starts slow before finally strutting its stuff.
Waiting to Be Invited
Side Man is music for the soul.
April 9-15, 1998