BDT Stage Reopens

This article originally appeared in Westword under the title, “Intermission Is Over at BDT Stage.”   On the day I spoke with artistic director Michael J. Duran to discuss the upcoming reopening of BDT Stage, Alicia Meyers, longtime...

Goodbye Story

“This story is originally published by Westword as “Curtain Call: Reflections on Two Decades of Reviewing Denver Theater”             Sometimes you find yourself sitting in a drafty, ramshackle room on a winter’s night, rain splattering the floor, an...

Buntport Benefit

Buntport Benefit Some eighteen years ago, six actor-writers who had met as students at Colorado College got together to create Buntport, a kind of theater that’s entirely original, in a coldly echoing Denver warehouse. They are Erin Rollman, Brian Colonna, Hannah...

Review: As You Like It

As You Like It Four years ago, Kent Thompson, then the artistic director at the Denver Center, staged a magical production of As You Like It. I remember it in clear, drifting pastels—gorgeous costumes and set, a transcendently beautiful Rosalind, and an interpretation...