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Rodney Perry: Host of Bounce TV's "Off the Chain"

at Denver Improv, Denver
OFFER DATES:
Fri, September 22
Sat, September 23
Sun, September 24
FULL PRICE: $20
OFFER PRICE: COMP - $10

"Off the Chain"'s hilarious -- and always impeccably dressed -- host Rodney Perry was born to rock the mic, bringin' down the house at comedy clubs across the country with his infectious energy and I-... [more+]

"Off the Chain"'s hilarious -- and always impeccably dressed -- host Rodney Perry was born to rock the mic, bringin' down the house at comedy clubs across the country with his infectious energy and I-can't-believe-he-just-said-that observations about everything from love and dating to hitting the club all the way back in a magical time known as the 1990s. Perry's hosted and performed on Bounce TV's popular stand-up show for the past two seasons, welcoming top comics like Kim Coles and Cocoa Brown, among many more. The Louisiana-raised comic also scored a starring role in the Tyler Perry film "Madea's Big Happy Family", and performed co-hosting duties on BET's "The Mo'Nique Show", as well as Bill Bellamy's comedy competition series "Who's Got Jokes?" Now you can catch his hilarious rants live when Perry takes the Denver Improv stage. [less-]

Satire Skewers Hollywood Culture

at Vintage Theatre - Black Box, Aurora
OFFER DATES:
Fri, September 22
Sat, September 23
Sun, September 24
+ 12 more dates
Fri, September 22
Sat, September 23
Sun, September 24
Fri, September 29
Sat, September 30
Sun, October 01
Fri, October 06
Sat, October 07
Sun, October 08
Fri, October 13
Sat, October 14
Sun, October 15
Fri, October 20
Sat, October 21
Sun, October 22
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FULL PRICE: $30
OFFER PRICE: $13

This risqué 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 thi... [more+]

This risqué 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 naïve 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. [less-]

"Hit and Run: Musical Improv" -- Broadway-Style Shows Created on the Spot

at Voodoo Comedy Playhouse, Denver
OFFER DATES:
Fri, September 22
Fri, September 29
Fri, October 06
+ 3 more dates
Fri, September 22
Fri, September 29
Fri, October 06
Fri, October 13
Fri, October 20
Fri, October 27
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FULL PRICE: $13
OFFER PRICE: $6.50

Get ready for a spontaneous Broadway-style, song-and-dance spectacular courtesy of Colorado's premier unscripted musical comedy team. Each week, audience members throw out suggestions, and the perform... [more+]

Get ready for a spontaneous Broadway-style, song-and-dance spectacular courtesy of Colorado's premier unscripted musical comedy team. Each week, audience members throw out suggestions, and the performers of Hit and Run create an hourlong musical comedy on the spot with live music. From the melodies to the lyrics and choreography, every show is different. You'll see flashy dance moves, soaring ballads and more emotional outbursts than "Rent" and "The Phantom of the Opera" combined. While Stephen Sondheim and Andrew Lloyd Webber may take years to write a musical, Hit and Run thinks fast on their feet and sings whatever pops into their heads, debuting a hilarious new show every time they step on stage at Denver's Voodoo Comedy Playhouse. [less-]

"August: Osage County": The Darkly Comic American Family

at Vintage Theatre, Aurora
OFFER DATES:
Fri, September 22
Sat, September 23
Sun, September 24
+ 9 more dates
Fri, September 22
Sat, September 23
Sun, September 24
Fri, September 29
Sat, September 30
Sun, October 01
Fri, October 06
Sat, October 07
Sun, October 08
Fri, October 13
Sat, October 14
Sun, October 15
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FULL PRICE: $30
OFFER PRICE: $13

At an Oklahoma farmhouse, the Weston's alcoholic patriarch has gone missing. The family gathers hoping for good news, but instead find themselves coming to grips with old closeted skeletons and fester... [more+]

At an Oklahoma farmhouse, the Weston's alcoholic patriarch has gone missing. The family gathers hoping for good news, but instead find themselves coming to grips with old closeted skeletons and festering wounds that resurface. Populated with tour-de-force characters such as Violet, the prescription drug-addicted, chain-smoking, acid-tongued family matriarch, "August: Osage County" by Tracy Letts is a black comedy that has the mesmerizing effect of watching a deliciously choreographed train wreck of epic proportions. This wickedly funny portrait of a truly American family held a spot on "Entertainment Weekly"'s "best-of" list for the decade, described by the magazine as "a lightning-fast jolt of pure theatrical electricity." Don't miss the play that won the 2008 Pulitzer Prize for Drama and a Tony Award for Best Play -- see it at the Vintage Theatre in Aurora. [less-]

Childhood Friendship Blooms Into More in "The Mystery of Love & Sex"

at John Hand Theater, Denver
OFFER DATES:
Fri, September 22
FULL PRICE: $23
OFFER PRICE: $11.50

Charlotte is in love with her best friend Jonny ... and her new friend Claire. How can she explain her love life to her parents, who are keeping intimate secrets of their own? "The Mystery of Love & S... [more+]

Charlotte is in love with her best friend Jonny ... and her new friend Claire. How can she explain her love life to her parents, who are keeping intimate secrets of their own? "The Mystery of Love & Sex" offers an explosive look at romance, race and our connections to each other in a world full of tangled and complicated differences. Penned by award-winning playwright Bathsheba Doran (HBO's "Boardwalk Empire"), the play earned raves with its Broadway debut. "The New York Times" called "The Mystery of Love & Sex" "...a perfectly wonderful new play... so packed with humanity that it seems infinitely larger, like a chart depicting the sexual and emotional anatomy of us all." See this insightful romantic comedy from Firehouse Theater Company at the John Hand Theater in Denver. [less-]

Dinner Theater Experience: Cole Porter's Beloved Musical "Anything Goes"

at Jesters Dinner Theatre, Longmont
OFFER DATES:
Fri, September 22
Sat, September 23
Sun, September 24
+ 3 more dates
Fri, September 22
Sat, September 23
Sun, September 24
Fri, September 29
Sat, September 30
Sun, October 01
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FULL PRICE: $25 - $42
OFFER PRICE: $12.50 - $21

Some of the most memorable music in theater history comes to the stage of the Jesters Dinner Theater near Denver with Cole Porter's classic "Anything Goes". This boy-meets-girl roller coaster ride cen... [more+]

Some of the most memorable music in theater history comes to the stage of the Jesters Dinner Theater near Denver with Cole Porter's classic "Anything Goes". This boy-meets-girl roller coaster ride centers on Billy Crocker, a young Wall Street broker who falls hopelessly in love with a wealthy heiress. When he sees her boarding a boat to London, he throws caution to the wind and becomes a stowaway. Craziness ensues when fellow passengers -- including evangelist-turned-nightclub-singer Reno Sweeney and second-rate gangster Moonface Martin -- decide to help Billy win his true love. Showcasing Porter's signature wit and masterful composition skills, listen to timeless tunes like "I Get a Kick Out of You" and "You're the Top" after helping yourself to a hearty menu of American cafe classics. [less-]

Live Party Hits and Cocktail Buckets With Howl at the Moon

at Howl at the Moon Denver, Denver
OFFER DATES:
Fri, September 22
Sat, September 23
Fri, September 29
+ 1 more dates
Fri, September 22
Sat, September 23
Fri, September 29
Sat, September 30
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FULL PRICE: $7 - $8
OFFER PRICE: COMP

Howl at the Moon brings together a live concert and a full bar so you can party the night away as musicians jam out their own renditions of dance anthems and party hits. Whether it's that pop song you... [more+]

Howl at the Moon brings together a live concert and a full bar so you can party the night away as musicians jam out their own renditions of dance anthems and party hits. Whether it's that pop song you hear on repeat on the radio or a good old '90s throwback, Howl at the Moon re-charges each tune with a new, refreshing kick that gets the crowd jumping. Massive buckets of sugar-fueled cocktails will keep your energy up at this non-stop party that rocks the Rockies and keeps downtown Denver dancing all night long. [less-]

One-Woman Comedy "My Brilliant Divorce"

at Avenue Theater, Denver
OFFER DATES:
Fri, September 22
Sat, September 23
Fri, September 29
+ 7 more dates
Fri, September 22
Sat, September 23
Fri, September 29
Sat, September 30
Sun, October 01
Fri, October 06
Sat, October 07
Sun, October 08
Fri, October 13
Sat, October 14
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FULL PRICE: $27.50
OFFER PRICE: $13.75

"My Brilliant Divorce" tells the hilarious and moving story of recently single Angela Kennedy-Lipsky (formerly one half of Angela and Max, "the world's happiest couple"), who's been deserted by her hu... [more+]

"My Brilliant Divorce" tells the hilarious and moving story of recently single Angela Kennedy-Lipsky (formerly one half of Angela and Max, "the world's happiest couple"), who's been deserted by her husband for a younger woman. When this one-woman comedy makes its way to Denver's Avenue Theater, you'll see Angela set out to survive and enjoy life on her own. She'll do her best to navigate a world of surly solicitors, "lonely hearts" dates, help-line counselors and a laundry list of self-diagnosed diseases. Written by Geraldine Aron -- one of Ireland's leading female playwrights -- "My Brilliant Divorce" charts one woman's path to finding true happiness. [less-]

Shakespeare + Denver's Top Improvisers = Voodoo Comedy's "Makeshift Shakespeare"

at Voodoo Comedy Playhouse, Denver
OFFER DATES:
Fri, September 22
Fri, September 29
Fri, October 06
+ 3 more dates
Fri, September 22
Fri, September 29
Fri, October 06
Fri, October 13
Fri, October 20
Fri, October 27
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FULL PRICE: $13
OFFER PRICE: COMP

None of Shakespeare's comedies, tragedies or histories are safe from the hilariously unpredictable and fast-on-their-feet improvisers of "Makeshift Shakespeare". Each week, Denver's brainiest improv t... [more+]

None of Shakespeare's comedies, tragedies or histories are safe from the hilariously unpredictable and fast-on-their-feet improvisers of "Makeshift Shakespeare". Each week, Denver's brainiest improv troupe creates new Shakespearean plays on the spot at Voodoo Comedy Playhouse, based solely on an audience member's suggestion for a title. The unlimited possibilities of improvisation combine with the richness of William Shakespeare's legacy, turning the language, characters and stories from the greatest playwright who ever lived into something totally new -- and totally hilarious. [less-]

Con Artists Compete in Acclaimed Musical

at StageDoor Theatre, Conifer
OFFER DATES:
Sat, September 23
Sun, October 01
FULL PRICE: $22 - $25
OFFER PRICE: $11 - $12.50

Singing swindlers, high livin' on the French Riviera, a cockeyed competition and a score by the composer of "The Full Monty" make "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels" a dynamite musical adaptation of the popular... [more+]

Singing swindlers, high livin' on the French Riviera, a cockeyed competition and a score by the composer of "The Full Monty" make "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels" a dynamite musical adaptation of the popular 1988 film starring Steve Martin and Michael Caine. While the suave Lawrence Jameson charms wealthy women out of thousands, Freddy Benson uses pity to get free meals from the tenderhearted. In a battle for territory, the two agree to a contest: The first to wheedle $50,000 out of a beautiful heiress wins, and the entire Riviera is his and his alone. Catch this production of the Tony-nominated show at Conifer's StageDoor Theatre. [less-]

"The Dinner Detective": Interactive Murder Mystery Dinner Show

at Embassy Suites Downtown Denver, Denver
OFFER DATES:
Sat, September 23
Sat, September 30
Sat, October 21
+ 1 more dates
Sat, September 23
Sat, September 30
Sat, October 21
Fri, October 27
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FULL PRICE: $67
OFFER PRICE: $54

Could you be dining with a killer? Named "Best Dinner Show" in Los Angeles and Denver for four years running, "The Dinner Detective" serves up a tasty whodunit along with a four-course dinner at the E... [more+]

Could you be dining with a killer? Named "Best Dinner Show" in Los Angeles and Denver for four years running, "The Dinner Detective" serves up a tasty whodunit along with a four-course dinner at the Embassy Suites. And since this comedic murder mystery is set in the present day, you'll have no way of knowing whether someone at your table is just another guest or one of the talented cast of improvisers. In fact, everyone's a suspect ... including you! The event starts out with a reception featuring passed hors d'oeuvres, followed by the meal, which includes salad, choice of entree and dessert. Between courses you can expect plenty of murder, mayhem and hidden clues coming to light as you puzzle through the crime. The top sleuth even wins a prize package at the end of the evening -- not to mention serious bragging rights. [less-]

Sketch Comedy Troupe The Agency at Voodoo Comedy Playhouse

at Voodoo Comedy Playhouse, Denver
OFFER DATES:
Sat, September 23
Sat, September 30
Sat, October 07
+ 3 more dates
Sat, September 23
Sat, September 30
Sat, October 07
Sat, October 14
Sat, October 21
Sat, October 28
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FULL PRICE: $13
OFFER PRICE: $6.50

With hit TV shows like "Key & Peele", "Inside Amy Schumer" and "Portlandia", it's clear that sketch comedy is enjoying a renaissance. But there's nothing that can equal the energy of live comedy, and ... [more+]

With hit TV shows like "Key & Peele", "Inside Amy Schumer" and "Portlandia", it's clear that sketch comedy is enjoying a renaissance. But there's nothing that can equal the energy of live comedy, and while you might never get a chance to attend a broadcast of "SNL", you can catch hilarious, edgy sketch comedy right here in Denver at the Voodoo Comedy Playhouse with sketch troupe The Agency's weekly show "Bits and Pieces". With ever-changing sketches and some of Denver's best comedians, this show is always full of surprises. [less-]

"The Dinner Detective" Interactive Murder Mystery Show

at Hilton Fort Collins, Fort Collins
OFFER DATES:
Sat, September 23
Sat, October 07
Sat, October 28
FULL PRICE: $67
OFFER PRICE: $54

Could you be dining with a killer? Named "Best Dinner Show" in Los Angeles and Denver for four years running, "The Dinner Detective" is the largest interactive murder mystery dinner show in the countr... [more+]

Could you be dining with a killer? Named "Best Dinner Show" in Los Angeles and Denver for four years running, "The Dinner Detective" is the largest interactive murder mystery dinner show in the country. Now it comes to Fort Collins, serving up a tasty whodunit along with a four-course sit-down dinner at the Hilton. Set in the present day, these murder-mystery events don't have cheesy costumes, campy dialogue or hokey song and dance interludes. The performers are dressed just like everyone else, so you'll have no way of knowing whether someone at your table is just another guest or one of the talented cast of improvisers. In fact, everyone's a suspect -- including you. The event starts out with a reception featuring tray-passed hors d'oeuvres, followed by the meal, which includes salad, an entree and dessert. Between courses you can expect plenty of murder, mayhem and hidden clues coming to light as you puzzle through the crime. The top sleuth even wins a prize package at the end of the evening -- not to mention serious bragging rights. [less-]

Variety Show & Fundrasier "The Soul of Wit"

at The Bakery, Denver
OFFER DATES:
Wed, September 27
FULL PRICE: $15
OFFER PRICE: $7.50

5th Wall Production's annual variety show and fundraiser is back at The Bakery! Come and see some of the best talent that Denver has to offer as "The Soul of Wit" brings together an exciting blend of ... [more+]

5th Wall Production's annual variety show and fundraiser is back at The Bakery! Come and see some of the best talent that Denver has to offer as "The Soul of Wit" brings together an exciting blend of musicians, comedians and burlesque performers. Plus, there'll even be an original theatrical performance by Paul Brown. [less-]

Meet and Mingle With Denver Tech Pros

at The Front Porch, Denver
OFFER DATES:
Wed, September 27
FULL PRICE: $20 - $30
OFFER PRICE: $10 - $15

If you're in the tech industry, it can be tough to come out of your cube and tear yourself away from your screens, but this networking event makes it more than worthwhile. A variety of startup pros, i... [more+]

If you're in the tech industry, it can be tough to come out of your cube and tear yourself away from your screens, but this networking event makes it more than worthwhile. A variety of startup pros, including female entrepreneurs, have been invited to meet, mingle and jump into lively discussions about Denver's burgeoning business scene, while you enjoy discounts on drinks. Bring your company's swag to show off while you get plugged in and connect with colleagues, as the Startup and Tech Networking Mixer comes to The Front Porch. [less-]

Stephen Sondheim's Tony-Winning Musical "Company"

at Aurora Fox Arts Center - Main Stage, Aurora
OFFER DATES:
Thu, September 28
Fri, September 29
Thu, October 05
+ 5 more dates
Thu, September 28
Fri, September 29
Thu, October 05
Fri, October 06
Thu, October 12
Fri, October 13
Thu, October 19
Fri, October 20
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FULL PRICE: $33
OFFER PRICE: $16.50

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... [more+]

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. [less-]

Hypnotist & Stand-Up Comedian Rich Guzzi at the Denver Improv

at Denver Improv, Denver
OFFER DATES:
Thu, September 28
Fri, September 29
Sat, September 30
+ 1 more dates
Thu, September 28
Fri, September 29
Sat, September 30
Sun, October 01
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FULL PRICE: $18
OFFER PRICE: COMP - $9

Part stand-up comedian and part hypnotist, Rich Guzzi offers a show unlike almost anyone else on the comedy circuit. Guzzi's background as a stand-up comic comes through in every aspect of his act, en... [more+]

Part stand-up comedian and part hypnotist, Rich Guzzi offers a show unlike almost anyone else on the comedy circuit. Guzzi's background as a stand-up comic comes through in every aspect of his act, ensuring some big laughs throughout the evening at the Denver Improv. Things really heat up when he invites audience members up on stage to participate in the hypnotism, amazing you with the outrageously funny things he's able to get them to do with the power of suggestion in this show that's packed with just the right amount of innuendo to keep you laughing along. Go ahead and scoop up a ticket to one of Guzzi's performances ... before he convinces you that you need 10. [less-]

Make Memories With Workshops, Prizes & More at the Stamp & Scrapbook Expo

at Denver Mart, Denver
OFFER DATES:
Fri, September 29
FULL PRICE: $10
OFFER PRICE: $7

Both a fun hobby and unique art form, scrapbooking is more than just a photo album -- it's a handy way to capture cherished memories while expressing your own creativity. Whether you're an experienced... [more+]

Both a fun hobby and unique art form, scrapbooking is more than just a photo album -- it's a handy way to capture cherished memories while expressing your own creativity. Whether you're an experienced pro (you've got the glue gun battle scars to prove it) or a beginner, the Stamp & Scrapbook Expo has all the inspiration you need for your next project. During this year's expo, you'll be able to try out new tools, shop around for the latest products, learn exciting techniques at make-and-take workshops, and create some new memories with other crafty people. Plus, there'll be door prizes and other opportunities to win special gifts throughout the day. Be prepared to get your craft on at Denver Mart. [less-]

Denver Philharmonic Orchestra Oktoberfest

at Antonia Brico Stage at Central Presbyterian Church, Denver
OFFER DATES:
Fri, September 29
FULL PRICE: $12 - $25
OFFER PRICE: $6 - $12.50

Transport yourself to Munich for Oktoberfest and enjoy a little bier, Bach and Brahms as Denver Philharmonic Orchestra's 70th Season premiere kicks off with a pre-concert Bavarian street festival. Obo... [more+]

Transport yourself to Munich for Oktoberfest and enjoy a little bier, Bach and Brahms as Denver Philharmonic Orchestra's 70th Season premiere kicks off with a pre-concert Bavarian street festival. Oboist Hideki Machida from the Bavarian Philharmonic, DPO's transatlantic sister orchestra, will perform Johann Sebastian Bach's spirited Concerto for Violin & Oboe with DPO's own concertmaster, violinist Katherine Thayer. Joining for Franz Schubert's Magnificat are the Colorado Repertory Singers and solo vocalists Emily Morris, Jennifer DeDominici, Kevin Gwinn and Nicholas Navarre. The night concludes with Johannes Brahms' emotional Symphony No. 2. [less-]

Victorian Grand Ball: History in Motion

at Sons of Italy Hall, Wheat Ridge
OFFER DATES:
Sat, September 30
FULL PRICE: $37
OFFER PRICE: $18.50

History comes alive at the Victorian Society of Colorado's annual grand ball at the Sons of Italy Hall in Wheat Ridge, with dancing to live music of the 19th century and fellow party-goers decked out ... [more+]

History comes alive at the Victorian Society of Colorado's annual grand ball at the Sons of Italy Hall in Wheat Ridge, with dancing to live music of the 19th century and fellow party-goers decked out in period attire. But no costumes are necessary and no talent is needed to attend, as the whole family is welcome to come join in the retro fun. This year's intermission salutes "Gone With the Wind", and you'll see everything from riverboat gamblers to soldiers, steampunks and Scarlett O'Hara types. There'll also be a dance instructor on site to help you learn the steps, plus a silent auction and professional portrait photographer. [less-]

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