Denver Center for the Performing Arts

The Denver Center for the Performing Arts (DCPA) is the nation’s largest non-profit theatre organization, presenting Broadway tours and producing theatre, cabaret, musicals, and innovative, multimedia plays. The DCPA has also helped more than 1.7 million students, of which 1.3 million were youth, through a variety of educational programs.  They partner with educators and schools statewide to enhance in-class instruction and introduce students to theatre on-site or at the performing arts complex.  Last season the DCPA entertained more than 1 million visitors, generating a $193.4 million economic impact through ticket sales alone. Learn more about the DCPA here –

Coming Up at the Buell Theatre

May 24, 2022 – May 29, 2022: CATS

June 9 – 26, 2022: Moulin Rouge! The Musical

August 30 – September 11, 2022: Hadestown

DCPA Broadway

The most spectacular shows in the Denver theatre scene are presented by DCPA Broadway.

DCPA Theatre Company

The Tony-award winning Theatre Company has been creating world premiere plays, well-loved classics, musicals and more. 

DCPA Cabaret

Comedy, music, improv, tributes and more.  The Garner Galleria Theater has been entertaining audiences for decades with its intimate productions.

DCPA Off-Center

DCPA Off-Center is the most unpredictable arm of the DCPA.   Whether you’re watching a scene be created in front of your eyes or discovering new artists, the experience transcends traditional theatre.

DCPA Education

From year-round educational opportunities for children, teens and adults to in-school programs, the DCPA has something for everyone who has a passion for creativity.

DCPA and the Colorado Community

The DCPA creates opportunities for discounted shows and classes to make theatre accessible for all.  Learn more about the DCPA’s community programs here –