Theater & Shows in Platt Park

Silhouette Theatre Company Presents "Grace" at The John Hand Theater on September 4–27 (Up to 41% Off)

Silhouette Theatre Company presents "Grace"

The John Hand Theater

$38.88 $23

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Dark comedy about a devoutly religious couple who are forced to question their faith when their business venture fails

Carnivale de Sensuale at The Oriental Theater on Saturday, October 25, at 9 p.m. (Up to 31% Off)

Carnivale de Sensuale

The Oriental Theater

$17.50 $12

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A kaleidoscopic evening of burlesque, magic, and circus acts culminates in a dance party with German electro outfit Total Ghost

One Day at Repticon for Two Adults and Two Children on October 25 or 26 (Up to 50% Off)

Repticon

Arapahoe County Fairgrounds

$30 $15

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Reptile, amphibian, and arachnid breeders and experts showcase creatures' behavior and biology through exhibits and demonstrations

VIP Tickets to Murder Mystery Dinner Theater with Wine at The Dinner Detective Fort Collins (Up to 42% Off)

The Dinner Detective

Fort Collins

$152 $89

Guests sleuth along with the cast as they dine on a four-course meal with wine

Four-Course Murder-Mystery Dinner from The Dinner Detective at Antlers Hilton Through October 22 (Up to 42% Off)

The Dinner Detective

Antlers Hilton

$119.90 $69

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Four-course chicken, pork loin, or veggie meal accompanies humorous modern mystery theater as guests scramble to find the killer among them

"Men Are from Mars Women Are from Venus LIVE!" on Saturday, October 4, at 8 p.m. (Up to 52% Off)

"Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus"

Pikes Peak Center for the Performing Arts

$57.75 $28

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Based on the hit book by John Gray, Peter Story's live performance elicits knowing laughter from both sexes

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Broadway Music School is more than just a studio for music lessons; it’s a collaborative community where students meet to learn, appreciate, and enjoy music of all styles. Their vast roster of instructors covers almost any instrument imaginable, from guitar and piano to the more obscure, such as the euphonium, bagpipes, and taiko drums. The instructors are well versed in all styles classical and contemporary, allowing students to explore rare genres such as celtic violin, gypsy-jazz guitar, or flamenco guitar. They also lead lessons in subjects such as music theory, improvisation, ear training, composition, and song writing, allowing students to join ensembles once they learn how to play.

1940 S Broadway
Denver,
CO
US

Every performer has a different goal. Recognizing this, the teaching staff at Academy of the Arts-Denver (each a professional in his or her respective field) designs all of their lesson plans around their students' individual goals. These highly personalized plans shape the approach to the school's age-specific, professional and recreational group acting and vocal classes. The teaching staff also uses their 75 years of accumulated experience to focus on talent development, whether students want to break into the business, or perform for the joy of it. Private lessons help build proficiency in guitar, bass, drums, and music production. Though lessons focus on specific technical training, the teachers encourage creative experimentation no matter the genre. Former students have established careers in TV, Broadway, Film, and Music. As they learn, Academy of the Arts-Denver's students are also encouraged to take part in rehearsals and performances.

136 Kalamath St
Denver,
CO
US

For 25 years, World of Dance has taught ballroom dances including the cha-cha, waltz, salsa, and foxtrot to students whose skill levels range from recreational to competitive. The studio’s approach is simple yet effective. Students typically start with one-on-one or group lessons so they can learn techniques and basic body positions. They then apply what they’ve practiced during the studio’s regular dance parties, performing the waltz to demonstrate their graceful new moves or the tango to fulfill their latent desires to chew on roses.

1485 S Colorado Blvd
Denver,
CO
US

Buntport Theater Company is a lively group of six collaborators writing, directing, and performing original, creative pieces for the Denver community. Typically containing eccentric humor and unusual adaptations, Buntport's calendar is brimming with innovative work throughout the 2010–2011 season. Take in a twist on a classic with Moby Dick Unread or engage yourself in the quirky Kafka on Ice. Bring along a date or a friend to share the laughs, discussions, and quizzical looks that often result from Buntport's witty and engrossing plays. Call ahead or book online for reservations.

717 Lipan St
Denver,
CO
US

More than 70 U.S. government officials, including the current speaker of the house, have visited CELL Counterterrorism Education Learning Lab since its 2008 opening. Their appearances are a testament to the nonpartisan museum's comprehensive overview of domestic and international terrorism, all developed by prominent counterterrorism experts. The exhibit delves into topics ranging from terrorism's history and media coverage to terrorists' methods, and is home to artifacts including a piece of wreckage from the World Trade Center that stands above a memorial to 9/11. They also engage museum-goers' noodles throughout with interactive stations that quiz them on their new findings. Beyond being informative, the exhibits are also aesthetically alluring, having been designed by Academy- and Emmy-award-winning artists.

The self-guided exhibit isn't the only way CELL strives to educate the public about terrorism and the ways it can be prevented. CELL's events include quarterly symposiums in which experts and government officials gather to discuss security and counterterrorism issues. Part of its Community Awareness Program, CELL's free classes inform citizens about the constitutional methods they can employ to help prevent terrorist activities.

99 West 12th Avenue
Denver,
CO
US

BaRed takes its name from the crimson brick walls of the historic building that it calls home?but that name also carries cheekier implications. Owner Zach Young has designed a space that begins the day as a rustic New American restaurant, but fades into night as a low-lit, romantic cocktail lounge filled with sensuous live music ranging from hip-hop to jazz. The vintage art posters and hanging globe lamps create an atmosphere that's equally appropriate for a breakfast of fresh pastries and espresso, an evening spread of eclectic, international cuisine, and an interrogation from a cop who only speaks in beat poetry. Charcuterie platters are served alongside chilled oysters from the raw bar.

Perhaps the biggest draw, though, is its cocktail program. BaRed's head mixologist's original recipes and twists on classics have been praised by 5280, which attributed the "meticulously crafted cocktails" to "top-notch liquor (think cognac cocktails and house-barreled gin)."

437 West Colfax Avenue
Denver,
CO
US