Department of Theatre & Dance

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Department of Theatre & Dance

Department of Theatre & Dance

Whether you're interested in the classics or modern musicals, Hip-Hop or contemporary dance—or perhaps a bit of it all—remarkable performances are the heart of CU Theatre & Dance. The cutting-edge works brought to you by faculty, guest artists, and the stars of tomorrow appeal to the heart of every performing arts enthusiast.

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Oct 18-21, 2018

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A musical by Brian Yorkey and Tom Kitt
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Body, memory and trauma collide in this Pulitzer Prize-winning musical exploring the collateral effects of mental illness. Set to an electrifying scor...

Dog Sees God: Confessions of a Teenage Blockhead

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Oct 25-28, 2018

Dog Sees God: Confessions of a Teenage Blockhead

A play by Bert V. Royal
Free reserved tickets

In the unforgiving social sphere of high school, characters based on a classic cartoon learn self-acceptance as a means of survival. This relatable co...

Hecuba

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Nov 2-11, 2018

Hecuba

A world premiere translation by Diane Rayor
Starting at $20

Years of violence and war have stripped Hecuba—Queen of Troy—of all she holds dear. In this translation of Euripides’ bleakest drama...

Provenance

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Nov 8-11, 2018

Provenance

An MFA dance concert
Starting at $16

Two MFA candidates showcase explosive modern dance and gesture-driven contemporary ballet to interrogate identity, origin stories and the fallibility ...

The House of Ramon Iglesia

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Dec 6-9, 2018

The House of Ramon Iglesia

A play by Jose Rivera
Free reserved tickets

The bond between sons and fathers is tested in this moving drama about two generations of immigrants. Relationships among immigrant family members tur...

FRESH: Fall 2018

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Dec 7-8, 2018

FRESH: Fall 2018

A CU Dance Concert
Free and open to the public

Enjoy a potential mix of Hip-Hop, aerial, fusion forms and improvised offerings crafted by undergraduate and graduate dance students at the CU Th...

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Latest Theatre & Dance news View all news items

Oct 10, 2018

Never before seen on stage:…

The world premiere translation by visiting Roe Green Artist Diane Rayor will…

Sep 18, 2018

Combining community, culture and human…

“Vulnerability—I have an interesting relationship with that word ... It almost feels…

Aug 20, 2018

NOW ON SALE: Tickets for…

CU Presents is proud to present another specially curated lineup of music,…