Donna Debreceni

  • Blogs

    June 23, 2014

    The Colorado Theatre Guild announces this year's Henry Award nominations

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    July 23, 2013

    Jim Hunt honored for lifetime achievement at Henry Awards

    Jim Hunt is one of the most respected, well-reviewed and best-loved actors in the Denver area. He has given memorable performances as a wheedling tramp in Harold Pinter's The Caretaker; a foppish musician in Bach at Leipzig; the loving, baffled father of Eurydice, who has passed into the land of the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 24, 2013

    Colorado Theatre Guild announces nominees Henry Awards; ceremony July 22

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    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

    January 3, 2012

    Theater openings are off to a fast start in January

    If the flurry of excitement and variety we're being offered in January is any indication, this is going to be an amazing year for theater. The month opens on a light note: a 1930s Noel Coward play set in the big-haired 1980s. This isn't the kind of interpretation you expect for Coward, not even fo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 11, 2008

    Oh, Henry! A Rewarding Night of Theater Awards

    The big news at the Henrys on Monday, July 7, was that John Ashton, known for rambling jokes about each winner and routine insults to the critic-voters, wasn’t hosting. Instead, the Buntporters -- Erin Rollman, Erik Edborg and Brian Colonna -- were there to, as they explained, "hip things up," whi ... More >>

  • Culture

    August 9, 2007

    Urinetown, the Musical

    PHAMALY shows you how to go with the flow.

  • Culture

    October 19, 2006

    Now Playing

    Brief reviews of current shows

  • Culture

    October 12, 2006

    Now Playing

    Brief reviews of current shows

  • Culture

    October 5, 2006

    Sugar Rush

    Life is no Cabaret, my friends.

  • Blogs

    June 21, 2006

    And the Winner Is...

    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 >>

  • Calendar

    June 30, 2005

    Sugar Town

    Nick Sugar spices up Rocky Horror at the Avenue Theater.

  • Culture

    June 13, 2002

    Cheeky Fun

    A high-spirited collection of sketches makes When Pigs Fly soar.