Theater Review: White Christmas

by Beki Pineda WHITE CHRISTMAS – Written by David Ives and Paul Blake; Music and Lyrics by Irving Berlin; Directed by Kate Vallee. Produced by Candlelight Dinner Playhouse (4742 Marketplace Drive, Johnstown) through January 8. Tickets available at 970-744-3747 or ColoradoCandlelight.com. And yet another holiday favorite finds a home this season. I swear I think […]

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Theater Review: The Jedi Handbook

by Beki Pineda THE JEDI HANDBOOK – Written by Stephen Massicotte; Directed by Geoffrey Kent. Produced by Aurora Fox Arts Center (9900 East Colfax, Aurora) through December 18. Tickets available at 303-739-1970 or Foxbox@auroragov.org. I have to admit that I spent part of the time watching this interesting production wondering who was this written for? […]

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Theater Review: A Christmas Story

by Beki Pineda A CHRISTMAS STORY – Written by Philip Grecian; Directed by Rory Pierce. Produced by Miners Alley Playhouse (1224 Washington, Golden) through December 23. Tickets available at 303-935-3044 or minersalley.com What’s your favorite Christmas movie? HOME ALONE? WHITE CHRISTMAS? LOVE ACTUALLY? DIE HARD? A lot of people would answer that it’s CHRISTMAS STORY with […]

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Theater Review: Dot

by Beki Pineda DOT – Written by Colman Domingo; Directed by Mykai Eastman. Produced by Vintage Theatre (1468 Dayton, Aurora) through December 18. Tickets available at 303-856-7830 or vintagetheatre.org. Each and every family has its own dynamic – its own way of dealing with the individual members – its own set of interpersonal relationships. It’s not […]

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Theater Review: Away In The Basement

by Beki Pineda AWAY IN THE BASEMENT – A CHURCH BASEMENT LADIES CHRISTMAS – Written by Greta Grosch; Music and Lyrics by Drew Jansen; Directed by Tracy Warren. Produced by BDT Stage (5501 Arapahoe, Boulder) through December 28 (check the calendar for dates). Tickets available at 303-449-6000 or BDTStage.com. One last chance to visit with […]

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Theater Review: Spamalot

by Beki Pineda SPAMALOT – Book and Lyrics by Eric Idle; Music by John du Prez and Eric Idle; Directed by Bernie Cardell and Heather Frost. Produced by Vintage Theatre (1468 Dayton, Aurora) through December 11. Tickets available at 303-856-7830 or vintagetheatre.org. Alright, I have to admit that because I was laughing so hard and enjoying […]

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Theater Review: Beauty And The Beast

by Beki Pineda BEAUTY AND THE BEAST – Music by Alan Menken; Lyrics by Howard Ashman and Tim Rice; Book by Linda Woolverton: Directed by Kenny Moten. Produced by the Arvada Center (6901 Wadsworth Boulevard, Arvada) through December 31.  Tickets available at 720-898-7200 or arvadacenter.org. Going to the theatre on an ordinary night – not opening […]

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Theater Review: A Christmas Carol

by Beki Pineda A CHRISTMAS CAROL – Adapted by Richard Hellesen from the Charles Dickens story; Music by David De Berry; Directed by Anthony Powell. Produced by the Denver Center for the Performing Arts Theatre Company (14th and Curtis, Denver) through December 24. Tickets available at 303-893-4100 or Denvercenter.org. This is the ultimate CHRISTMAS CAROL. The […]

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