In a show called “Matilda the Musical” — about a magical little girl — they need many young actresses with high energy to pull off the part. Critic at Large Greg Moody met three young performers on their way to Denver to star in the show.
It’s back by popular demand– Wicked is showing at the Buell Theatre through July 5, in its fifth return to Denver.
Diana Ross is an icon of both Motown and American music, so playing her on stage might seem to be an overwhelming challenge. But as Critic at Large Greg Moody found out, that’s not the case for one actress.
One of the major forces in the success of the Motown sound was singer and producer Smokey Robinson. And one of the major forces in “Motown: The Musical” is Jesse Nager, who plays Robinson.
Every father usually dances with his daughter on her wedding day, but Sheldon Omi danced with his daughter to a Motown tune that won him the grand prize in CBS4’s Motown’s Biggest Fan contest.
Rodgers and Hammerstein’s musical “Cinderella” continues to delight audiences nearly 60 years after it was first created.
The Denver Center announced this season’s musical lineup on Monday morning, one that may even beat last year’s Broadway series.
At Denver’s Kunsmiller Creative Arts Academy, teachers are using the Cinderella story as a way to introduce young students to theater and get them acquainted with literature from around the world.
Longtime Denver singing sensation Hazel Miller is a big Motown fan.
Comedian Bill Cosby performed in Pueblo on Friday night against a backdrop of growing allegations that he sexually assaulted more than a dozen women over a period of years, most recently in 2008.