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Denver Post
Denver's Elias Harger plays Max Fuller on Netflix's "Fuller House"The kid's a quick study. Elias Harger memorizes scripts aurally because his rea
Denver's Elias Harger plays Max Fuller on Netflix's "Fuller House"
Denver Post / Posted yesterday
The kid's a quick study. Elias Harger memorizes scripts aurally because his reading isn't yet proficient. He's regularly off-book ahead of the rest of the cast. He had no trouble learning a Bollywood dance sequence and is relied upon to quiet the... Read more
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Denver Post
"Hand to God" among regional premieres in new Curious Theatre seasonCurious Theatre announced its 19th season slate with five plays, including the
"Hand to God" among regional premieres in new Curious Theatre season
Denver Post / Posted 3 days ago
Curious Theatre announced its 19th season slate with five plays, including the regional premiere of Robert Askins' "Hand to God." Launching the season is the regional premiere of the 2012 Pulitzer Prize winning drama, "Water by the Spoonful" by... Read more
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Denver Post
Robert Schenkkan's "All the Way" brings LBJ to Denver's Stage TheatreLyndon Baines Johnson was a big bear of a man whose special skill as a politici
Robert Schenkkan's "All the Way" brings LBJ to Denver's Stage Theatre
Denver Post / Posted 3 days ago
Lyndon Baines Johnson was a big bear of a man whose special skill as a politician was getting in a legislator's face and applying just the right pressure to just the right vulnerability to win the necessary vote. Otherwise known as "the Texas twist,"... Read more
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Denver Post
Play based on Denver haunt My Brother's Bar is clever, provocativePlaywright Theresa Rebeck has a gift for dialogue. She showed the same deft use
Play based on Denver haunt My Brother's Bar is clever, provocative
Denver Post / Posted 6 days ago
Playwright Theresa Rebeck has a gift for dialogue. She showed the same deft use of language in "Smash" on NBC. The repartee of an odd collection of characters in a bar called The Nest — modeled on Denver's My Brother's Bar — is alternately clever,... Read more
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Denver Post
Super Bowl 50 ads: Watch the ads from television advertising's biggest day of the year By Joanne Ostrow, Joe Murphy and Digital First MediaThe Denver Post Watch Su
Super Bowl 50 ads: Watch the ads from television advertising's biggest day of the year
Denver Post / Posted 9 days ago
By Joanne Ostrow, Joe Murphy and Digital First MediaThe Denver Post Watch Super Bowl ads for Super Bowl 2009 through Super Bowl 2016. Search Super Bowl ad data,... Read more
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Denver Post
Two TV miniseries: O.J. Simpson story on FX, Bernie Madoff case on ABCWho wants to think about them again? Who needs to hear one more word about eith
Two TV miniseries: O.J. Simpson story on FX, Bernie Madoff case on ABC
Denver Post / Posted 11 days ago
Who wants to think about them again? Who needs to hear one more word about either Bernie Madoff or O.J. Simpson, symbols of our national dishonor and dysfunction? Yet they're back, vying for extra rounds of national attention as television replays... Read more
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Denver Post
"Dirty Dancing" is theater calculated to emulate a beloved movieA crowd pleaser that's more popular than substantial, "Dirty Dancing" on its na
"Dirty Dancing" is theater calculated to emulate a beloved movie
Denver Post / Posted 13 days ago
A crowd pleaser that's more popular than substantial, "Dirty Dancing" on its national tour at the Buell Theatre is all about emulating the movie magic. Flexible spines, grinding hips and some great pipes (although not the main stars') distinguish... Read more
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Denver Post
Megan Van de Hey shines in Andrew Lloyd Webber's "Tell Me On A Sunday""Tell Me on a Sunday" at The Avenue Theater is a rewarding one-act, one-woman m
Megan Van de Hey shines in Andrew Lloyd Webber's "Tell Me On A Sunday"
Denver Post / Posted 13 days ago
"Tell Me on a Sunday" at The Avenue Theater is a rewarding one-act, one-woman musical cycle of love and loss, soaring on the estimable talents of Megan Van de Hey. Not only is Van de Hey's vocal purity evident, her gift for comedic and dramatic turns... Read more
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Denver Post
Larry Kramer's "The Normal Heart" a moving, intimate drama at VintageHere we are, 35 years later, and it still stings: Larry Kramer's "The Normal He
Larry Kramer's "The Normal Heart" a moving, intimate drama at Vintage
Denver Post / Posted 13 days ago
Here we are, 35 years later, and it still stings: Larry Kramer's "The Normal Heart" depicts the government's inaction fueled by discrimination in the HIV-AIDS crisis. The Vintage Theatre production captures the broad human drama beyond Kramer's... Read more
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Denver Post
Ostrow: "The X-Files" returns after 20 years with Mulder and Scully intactHard-core freaks of "The X-Files" are sifting through old episodes, looking for
Ostrow: "The X-Files" returns after 20 years with Mulder and Scully intact
Denver Post / Posted 13 days ago
Hard-core freaks of "The X-Files" are sifting through old episodes, looking for patterns and comparing conspiracy theories as the 20-year-old series enjoys a revival. "The X-Files" returned Sunday on Fox (8 p.m. on KDVR-Channel 31) for a six-episode... Read more
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Denver Post
"Dirty Dancing" is theater calculated to emulate a beloved movie3 stars | Musical A crowd pleaser that's more popular than substantial, "Dirty
"Dirty Dancing" is theater calculated to emulate a beloved movie
Denver Post / Posted 14 days ago
3 stars | Musical A crowd pleaser that's more popular than substantial, "Dirty Dancing" on its national tour at the Buell Theatre is all about emulating the movie magic. Flexible spines, grinding hips and some great pipes (although not the main... Read more
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Denver Post
Rocky Mountain PBS looks to build new home in Denver's Arapahoe SquareA gritty block in Denver's Arapahoe Square neighborhood soon could be home to "
Rocky Mountain PBS looks to build new home in Denver's Arapahoe Square
Denver Post / Posted 15 days ago
A gritty block in Denver's Arapahoe Square neighborhood soon could be home to "Masterpiece," Big Bird and Viewers Like You. On Thursday, as Rocky Mountain PBS marks its 60th anniversary at a Denver Central Library exhibit recounting the... Read more
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Denver Post
Broncos vs. Patriots TV broadcast will feature state-of-the-art techBeneath Mile High Stadium, opposite the stall that mascot Thunder uses as a gre
Broncos vs. Patriots TV broadcast will feature state-of-the-art tech
Denver Post / Posted 20 days ago
Beneath Mile High Stadium, opposite the stall that mascot Thunder uses as a green room, a battalion of video vans is parked and ready. Lights blink and screens hum on the bank of super high-tech, high-def, Internet protocol-based gizmos lining the... Read more
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Denver Post
Shakespeare's sexist "The Taming of the Shrew" is updated at The BugShakespeare's problematic "The Taming of the Shrew" has been deconstructed and
Shakespeare's sexist "The Taming of the Shrew" is updated at The Bug
Denver Post / Posted 20 days ago
Shakespeare's problematic "The Taming of the Shrew" has been deconstructed and re arranged through the years by scholars as well as artists trying to come to terms with the most sexist play in the canon. The latest revamp — by Denver's newest theater... Read more
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Denver Post
In "Sex with Strangers," opposites attract amid generational questionsSexy, enticing title, "Sex with Strangers." Laura Eason's "Sex with Strangers"
In "Sex with Strangers," opposites attract amid generational questions
Denver Post / Posted 21 days ago
Sexy, enticing title, "Sex with Strangers." Laura Eason's "Sex with Strangers" is a deceptively simple play. What at first seems a sweet, meet-cute rom-com about a couple of writers turns into a provocative, loaded drama, not only a commentary on... Read more
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Colorado Daily
Awards season kicks off with the 2016 Golden Globes Sunday on NBCWe've had our fun at the expense of the Golden Globe Awards. It's easy to knock
Awards season kicks off with the 2016 Golden Globes Sunday on NBC
Colorado Daily / Posted 1 months ago
We've had our fun at the expense of the Golden Globe Awards. It's easy to knock the alcohol-infused star party, a night of unpredictable and not particularly respected awards, salty language and plunging necklines, all in service to the audience's... Read more
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Denver Post
"House of Cards" writer Laura Eason's play opens in Denver soonLaura Eason is one of the most prolific and successful dramatists in the countr
"House of Cards" writer Laura Eason's play opens in Denver soon
Denver Post / Posted 1 months ago
Laura Eason is one of the most prolific and successful dramatists in the country — and one of the few women who can claim as much. Her "Sex with Strangers" was among the most produced plays in the country this season. The success has exceeded her... Read more
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Denver Post
Awards season kicks off with the 2016 Golden Globes Sunday on NBCWe've had our fun at the expense of the Golden Globe Awards. It's easy to knock
Awards season kicks off with the 2016 Golden Globes Sunday on NBC
Denver Post / Posted 1 months ago
We've had our fun at the expense of the Golden Globe Awards. It's easy to knock the alcohol-infused star party, a night of unpredictable and not particularly respected awards, salty language and plunging necklines, all in service to the audience's... Read more
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