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Defending the Caveman
Defending the Caveman
Apr 22 - Jul 19, 2015   Garner Galleria Theatre

Defending the Caveman is a hilarious play about the ways men and women relate to each other. Without taking sides, this insightful comedy discusses the ongoing battle for understanding between the sexes.

Wicked
Wicked
Jun 3 - Jul 5, 2015   The Buell Theatre

In one of the most successful and award-winning musicals of all time, Wicked is the story of how two girls — one born with emerald green skin — become friends in the land of Oz (long before that girl from Kansas arrives).

The Book of Mormon
The Book of Mormon
Aug 11 - Sep 13, 2015   The Ellie

The Book of Mormon, which played record-breaking engagements in 2012 and 2013, will be back by popular demand for a limited engagement in 2015.

Matilda The Musical
Matilda The Musical
Sep 9 - Sep 20, 2015   The Buell Theatre

Time Magazine's #1 show of the year!  Matilda The Musical is the story of an extraordinary girl who, armed with a vivid imagination and a sharp mind, dares to take a stand and change her destiny.

Lookingglass Alice
Lookingglass Alice
Sep 11 - Oct 11, 2015   The Stage Theatre

Imagination soars and laughter and awe abound in Lookingglass Alice, Chicago’s gravity-defying hit inspired by Lewis Carroll’s beloved stories. With breathtaking theatricality and surreal acrobatics, this wonderland is one you won’t want to miss.

As You Like It
As You Like It
Sep 25 - Nov 1, 2015   The Space Theatre

Shakespeare returns! After falling head over heels under each other’s spell, the lovers Orlando and Rosalind are separately banished and become entangled in a beguiling game of mistaken identity when Rosalind disguises herself as a young man.

Tribes
Tribes
Oct 9 - Nov 15, 2015   The Ricketson Theatre

The members of Billy’s fiercely intelligent and proudly politically incorrect family share private languages, inside jokes and fiery arguments. But meeting Sylvia causes Billy, deaf since birth, to question what it means to be understood.

If/Then
If/Then
Oct 13 - Oct 25, 2015   The Buell Theatre

Tony Award-winner and Broadway superstar Idina Menzel (Wicked, Rent, Frozen, Glee) will reprise her critically-acclaimed performance as Elizabeth in If/Then.

Murder For Two
Murder For Two
Oct 27 - Feb 21, 2016   Garner Galleria Theatre

Everyone is a suspect in Murder For Two, a hilarious musical murder mystery with a twist: one actor investigates the crime, the other plays all of the suspects and they both play the piano!

The Lion King
The Lion King
Nov 4 - Nov 29, 2015   The Buell Theatre

More than 70 million people around the world have experienced the phenomenon of Disney’s The Lion King, and now you can, too, when Denver’s best-loved musical returns to The Buell Theatre.  There is simply nothing else like The Lion King.

A Christmas Carol
A Christmas Carol
Nov 27 - Dec 27, 2015   The Stage Theatre

Essential to the holiday season in Denver, A Christmas Carol is a joyous and opulent musical adaptation that traces money-hoarding skinflint Ebenezer Scrooge’s triumphant overnight journey to redemption.

Mannheim Steamroller Christmas by Chip Davis
Mannheim Steamroller Christmas by Chip Davis
Dec 12 - Dec 13, 2015   The Buell Theatre

Mannheim Steamroller Christmas by Chip Davis has been America’s favorite holiday tradition for the past 30 years! Experience the magic as the spirit of the season comes alive with the signature sound of Mannheim Steamroller.

A Christmas Story, The Musical
A Christmas Story, The Musical
Dec 16 - Dec 27, 2015   The Buell Theatre

Direct from Broadway, A Christmas Story, The Musical, nominated for three 2013 Tony Awards including Best Musical, comes to hilarious life onstage! The Associated Press calls it “a joyous Christmas miracle.”

The Nest
The Nest
Jan 22 - Feb 21, 2016   The Space Theatre

For the regulars at a struggling bar called The Nest, no conversation is off-limits…until a woman walks in and offers a large sum for the antique bar. A new comedy from Theresa Rebeck, whose plays “may make you laugh or shudder (or both).”

Dirty Dancing – The Classic Story On Stage
Dirty Dancing – The Classic Story On Stage
Jan 26 - Jan 31, 2016   The Buell Theatre

Dirty Dancing – The Classic Story On Stage is a record-breaking live theatre sensation, exploding with heart-pounding music, passionate romance and sensational dancing. You’ll have the time of your life!

All The Way
All The Way
Jan 29 - Feb 28, 2016   The Stage Theatre

Called a “jaw-dropping political drama” (Variety), this 2014 Best Play Tony-winner vividly portrays one of the most controversial, ambitious and ruthless figures of the 20th century – President Lyndon Baines Johnson.

FADE
FADE
Feb 5 - Mar 13, 2016   The Ricketson Theatre

In this true-to-life new comedy, Mexican-American Lucia is hired to write for a cutthroat TV studio. But as she begins incorporating a new friend’s ideas into her scripts, her fast-track to success causes complications in her personal life.

The Wizard of Oz
The Wizard of Oz
Feb 7 - Feb 13, 2016   The Buell Theatre

Developed from the ever popular MGM screenplay, this production contains the songs from the Oscar-winning movie score, all the favorite characters and iconic moments, plus a few surprises, including new songs by Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber.

A Gentleman's Guide to Love & Murder
A Gentleman's Guide to Love & Murder
Feb 16 - Feb 28, 2016   The Buell Theatre

Getting away with murder can be so much fun…and there’s no better proof than the knock-‘em-dead hit show that’s earned unanimous raves and won the 2014 Tony Award for Best Musical, —A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder!

Riverdance - The 20th Anniversary World Tour
Riverdance - The 20th Anniversary World Tour
Mar 8 - Mar 13, 2016   The Buell Theatre

The international Irish dance phenomenon is back by popular demand in Riverdance - The 20th Anniversary World Tour.

Newsies
Newsies
Mar 23 - Apr 9, 2016   The Buell Theatre

Newsies has audiences and critics alike calling it “A musical worth singing about!” (The New York Times). Filled with one heart-pounding number after another, it’s a high-energy explosion of song and dance you just don’t want to miss.

Sweeney Todd
Sweeney Todd
Apr 8 - May 15, 2016   The Stage Theatre

DeVotchKa, the Grammy-nominated, Denver hometown music heroes, take on the legendary demon barber of Fleet Street, serving up a delicious reinvention of Sondheim’s magnificent musical thriller.

once
once
May 24 - May 29, 2016   The Ellie

Featuring an ensemble of actor/musicians who play their own instruments onstage, once tells the tale of a Dublin street musician who's about to give up on his dream when a beautiful young woman takes a sudden interest in his haunting love songs.

Beauty and the Beast
Beauty and the Beast
Jun 7 - Jun 12, 2016   The Buell Theatre

Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, the smash hit Broadway musical, returns to Denver! Based on the Academy Award-winning animated feature film, this eye-popping spectacle has won the hearts of more than 35 million people worldwide.

The Sound of Music
The Sound of Music
Jun 21 - Jun 26, 2016   The Buell Theatre

The spirited, romantic and beloved story of Maria and the Von Trapp Family will thrill audiences with its Tony, Grammy and Academy Award winning Best Score, including “My Favorite Things,” “Do-Re-Mi,” “Climb Ev’ry Mountain,” and the title song.

Beautiful — The Carole King Musical
Beautiful — The Carole King Musical
Jul 19 - Jul 31, 2016   The Buell Theatre

Beautiful — The Carole King Musical is the Tony Award-winning musical that tells the  inspiring true story of King’s remarkable rise to stardom. Along the way, she made more than beautiful music, she wrote the soundtrack to a generation.

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