The revelation that Barbra Streisand built her own private shopping mall in the basement of her Malibu mansion -- complete with a doll shop, vintage clothing atelier and candy store (seriously, Google search this madness) -- has inspired many reactions, but none quite as ingenious as Buyer & Cellar. Follow struggling thespian Alex as he takes a job as the sole employee of Streisand's wonder emporium in this fictional one-man show of surprising depth and heart, when this off-Broadway hit comes to Denver's John Hand Theatre.
A sophisticated classic that remains as tart and incisive as ever when it comes to modern relationships, Stephen Sondheim's multiple Tony-winning musical comedy revolves around commitment-phobic Bobby, his three girlfriends, and the five married couples who happen to be his best friends. Get caught up in this series of interlocking sketches, filled with romantic ups-and-downs, as well as Sondheim's dazzling score, which includes favorites like "The Ladies Who Lunch" and "Being Alive." This new production of Company comes to the stage at the Aurora Fox Arts Center.
The life of wealthy middle-aged couple, Agnes and Tobias and permanent houseguest, Agnes' alcoholic sister, Claire, is shattered when Harry and Edna, longtime friends Harry and Edna, appear at their doorstep. Claiming an encroaching, nameless "fear" has forced them from their own home, these neighbors bring a firestorm of doubt and recrimination, upsetting the "delicate balance" of Agnes and Tobias' household. The conflict is brought to a head by the arrival of Tobias and Agnes' adult daughter, Julia, fleeing her fourth unsuccessful marriage.
A cast of supremely talented teens brings the smash hit Broadway show Legally Blonde: The Musical to the stage at Jesters Dinner Theatre in Longmont. Beautiful, popular, fashionable sorority sister Elle Woods has her life turned upside-down when her boyfriend dumps her before leaving for law school, deeming her not serious enough for his future political career. Determined to prove herself and win him back, Elle puts down the credit card, hits the books and follows him to Harvard Law School. At first, Elle struggles to be taken seriously by her peers and professors, but with the help of some friends she discovers that being true to yourself never goes out of style.
Ichabod Crane has come to Sleepy Hollow to teach, but what he learns there nearly frightens him out of his wits! Watch as Ichabod learns of the legend of Sleepy Hollow and tries to escape the clutches of the Headless Horseman.
This risque comedy from acclaimed playwright Douglas Carter Beane playfully exposes the challenges of being gay in Hollywood with its satirical look at the scandalous world of young celebrity. In this Vintage Theatre production, a rising movie star gets pulled in all directions by his spin doctor agent (who keeps pushing him back in the closet), the sexy "rent-boy" who's caught his eye, the rent-boy's na´ve and needy girlfriend, and the photographers tracking his every move. The Little Dog Laughed earned itself a Tony nomination for Best Play, as well as a GLAAD Media Award for its off-Broadway run. Now you can soak up all of its delicious satire in Aurora's Vintage Theatre's Black Box.
With 10 Tony Award nominations including Best Musical, Something Rotten! is a "big, fat hit!" (New York Post). Set in the '90s - the 1590s - this hilarious smash tells the story of Nick and Nigel Bottom (Tony nominee Rob McClure and Broadway's Josh Grisetti), two brothers who are desperate to write their own hit play while the "rock star" Shakespeare (Tony nominee Adam Pascal) keeps getting all the hits. When a local soothsayer foretells that the future of theatre involves singing, dancing and acting at the same time, Nick and Nigel set out to write the world's very first MUSICAL! With its heart on its ruffled sleeve and sequins in its soul, Something Rotten! is "The Producers + Spamalot + The Book of Mormon. Squared!" (New York Magazine).