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Department of Theatre & Dance

The CU Theatre & Dance Department is a community of students, scholars, artists and artisans who regard the collaborative and creative process as the core of education. We engage with that process at all levels of our work as we pursue excellence and understanding.

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Animal Farm

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Feb 14-18, 2018

Animal Farm

A play adapted by Nelson Bond
Tickets are free

Based on the novel by George Orwell After disgruntled animals on Mr. Jones’s farm overthrow their human leader, all is well … until it i...

Everyman

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Feb 23-Mar 4, 2018

Everyman

A play adapted by Carol Ann Duffy
Tickets $20

When death comes calling, how will you measure your time on Earth? This visceral retelling of a 15th-century morality play begs the world to consider ...

Open Space

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Feb 23-25, 2018

Open Space

Curated by CU Dance Connection
Tickets $16

Be moved by dance works that lilt, groove and tumble across a spectrum of styles in this student-produced and CU Dance Connection-curated series....

The Comedy of Errors

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Mar 14-18, 2018

The Comedy of Errors

A play by William Shakespeare

In Shakespeare’s unforgettable farce, two pairs of identical twins and a troupe of madcap characters make for one hilarious night of music, magi...

Third Annual New Play Festival

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Tickets are free

Come see how the next generation of theatre artists views and imagines the world we live in. Each of these exciting, peer-reviewed new plays will rece...

Hair

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Apr 13-22, 2018

Hair

A musical by MacDermot, Rado and Ragni
Tickets $24

Let your hair down and let the sun shine in: “Hair” is coming to Boulder! Seize this rare opportunity to celebrate the 50th anniversary of...

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