Past Archives

Avanti Music Academy presents Premier Recital Winter 2017

November 15, 2017
These recitals are to showcase and further develop the more experienced, intermediate/advanced student’s performing abilities in a full theater, highly professional environment.

Adonis Puentes and the Voice of Cuba Orchestra

November 3, 2017
Get ready for some hot Latin jazz! Adonis Puentes’ rich, soulful voice is the perfect front for his all-acoustic orchestra, layering traditional Cuban rhythms with deep bass lines, jazzy horns, and his melodic guitar. 

Take Me To The River: Memphis Soul and Rhythm & Blues Revue

October 27, 2017
Take Me to the River is a live performance based on the award-winning film and record that brought together multiple generations of iconic Memphis and Mississippi Delta musicians to record a historic new album and re-imagine the utopia of racial, gender, and generational collaboration of Memphis

Passport to Culture: Colorado Children's Chorale

October 22, 2017
Kids performing for kids! This performance features a diverse repertoire including classical, international, folk and art song, as well as a hearty dose of musical theater.

SF Family Tree: Colorado Children's Chorale

October 22, 2017
The infectious enthusiasm and performing energy of the Colorado Children’s Chorale combines with lots of audience participation, creating an unforgettable experience.

National Geographic Live: View from Above

October 20, 2017
Sometimes, a little distance is all you need to see things in a brand new way. For astronaut Terry Virts, his newfound perspective was from the International Space Station (ISS), where he installed the Cupola module, granting an unprecedented 360-degree view from the station.

Julian Lage & Chris Eldridge

October 18, 2017
On Mount Royal, their 2017 release on Free Dirt Records, Julian Lage and Chris Eldridge craft songs that sound familiar but are never easily classified. Percolating with tinges of bluegrass and folk, insinuations of jazz and pop, hints of classical and avant garde composition, the album

Brian Stokes Mitchell: Simply Broadway

October 14, 2017
Brian Stokes Mitchell, star of Ragtime, Man of La Mancha, and Kiss Me, Kate returns to the Arts Center with pianist and collaborator, Mark Hummel. Join us for a joyously creative evening of glorious song with Brian Stokes Mitchell, including some of his favorite tunes from his three-decade career

Ballet Ariel presents Rikki-Tikki-Tavi and Aurora's Wedding from Sleeping Beauty

October 13, 2017
From The Jungle Book, Rikki-Tikki-Tavi is a story of courage as a young mongoose faces the dangerous cobras Nag and Nagaina. Ballet Ariel also presents Aurora’s Wedding from Sleeping Beauty, as fairytale characters attend the princess wedding.  

Bettman & Halpin

October 11, 2017
Bettman & Halpin are songwriters, storytellers, and instrumentalists. Their signature blend of Americana and Folk will have you tapping your toes, humming along, and even possibly shedding a few tears.

Passport to Culture: Bird Festival

October 8, 2017
Passport has gone to the birds! Join the Bird Conservancy of the Rockies in various activities highlighting bird anatomy, identification, migration, and more.

SF Family Tree: Bird Festival

October 8, 2017
SF Family Tree has gone to the birds! Join the Bird Conservancy of the Rockies in various activities highlighting bird anatomy, identification, migration, and more.

Classic Albums Live: Abbey Road

October 7, 2017
Classic Albums Live recreates Abbey Road with skilled vocalists and musicians who honor the work with no gimmicks, no make-up or other illusions employed by tribute bands. 

Lone Tree Symphony presents British Isles

October 6, 2017
The LTSO opens its 2017-18 Season with a performance of Mendelssohn’s Symphony No. 3, “Scottish”, and a 007 James Bond medley you won’t want to miss. Cruise with us along the British Isles to hear the music of United Kingdom composers.

Seedlings: Up in the Air with Peter Davison

October 3, 2017
Peter is a National Juggling Champion, dancer, and physical comedian. From a precarious unicycle act, to amazing tricks with ordinary objects, Peter transforms the stage into a magical world of motion. 

Denver Concert Band presents Western Winds

October 1, 2017
The DCB will take you on a musical voyage that will thrill your senses with the colors, sounds and unique genres of North American Western Music. 

Doktor Kaboom!

Sep 28 - Sep 29, 2017
Creatively blending theatre arts with the wonders of scientific exploration, Doktor Kaboom! keeps his crowds riveted with interest and rolling with laughter. 

The Company Men

September 23, 2017
Featuring performers from the Broadway and National Touring companies of Hairspray, The Lion King, Jesus Christ Superstar, Camelot, and the Emmy Award-winning NBC mini-series The Temptations, the Company Men bring a signature throwback sound, contemporary look, and an all-star band. 

Tall Tales Ranch Hoedown

September 22, 2017
Please join us for the 3rd annual Tall Tales Ranch Hoedown. Get your fill of tasty vittles, a plentiful watering hole, an abundance of treasures and the incomparable entertainment of the Ambassador talent show- all while raising funds for our special Ranch. 

Littleton Youth Ballet presents Snow White

Sep 16 - Sep 17, 2017
This ballet centers on the young and beautiful Snow White and her journey through the forest where she meets the comical seven dwarves and escapes her stepmother, the evil Queen who is jealous of Snow White’s beauty.

Blind Boys of Alabama

September 15, 2017
The Blind Boys of Alabama have the rare distinction of being recognized around the world as both living legends and modern-day innovators. 

Clara and Company

September 13, 2017
Clara Wieck Schumann was one of the most gifted pianists of her generation, as well as a composer in her own right. This program samples music for viola and piano by Robert Schumann and Johannes Brahms, and also music of Clara’s.  

SOLD OUT DCL Presents: Sarah J. Maas

September 13, 2017
Sarah J. Maas is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Throne of Glass series.

Passport to Culture: SMIRK

September 10, 2017
When a former scientist and a Ringling clown put together a show, you get Smirk! Physical comedian Reid Belstock and juggling ace Warren Hammond entertain with all the subtlety of an atom smasher.

SF Family Tree: SMIRK

September 10, 2017
Physical comedian Reid Belstock and juggling ace Warren Hammond entertain with all the subtlety of an atom smasher. Reid plays a maniacal goofball to Warren’s straight man garnering comparisons to Abbott and Costello. 

Mile High Worship 2017

September 8, 2017
Join the Mile High Praise Team for Mile High Worship 2017!

Seedlings: Spirit Voices with donnie betts

September 5, 2017
This performance consists of African and African-American folktales and stories from other cultures that incorporate and encourage audience participation.

SOLD OUT DCL and Tattered Cover Present: Louise Penny

September 5, 2017
Louise Penny is the New York Times bestselling author of the Chief Inspector Armand Gamache novels. Ticket includes reserved seating at the author's presentation, a signed hardcover copy of Glass Houses, and dessert bites. A book signing will follow the presentation.

The Motones

August 11, 2017
Sure to get you up on your feet, the Motones feature a cast of insanely talented singers, a full band and songbook of Motown hits! Their repertoire includes hit songs from The Jackson 5, The Temptations, and Marvin Gaye blended with current hits in the Motown style.  

Doves Cry: A Tribute to Legends Lost

August 4, 2017
Close out the Tunes on the Terrace season with a remembrance of three of the finest artists of our time, David Bowie, George Michael and Prince, with high-energy performances featuring their most popular songs.

Puccini's Gianni Schicchi

August 2, 2017
In this hysterical operatic farce, greedy relatives descend upon their kinsman’s deathbed, enlisting Gianni Schicchi to rewrite the will to their benefit

Colorado Dance Center presents The Kingdom's Fortune

Jul 26 - Jul 27, 2017
Colorado Dance Center celebrates its 35th anniversary with an original presentation of “The Kingdom’s Fortune.” 

After Midnight

July 21, 2017
After Midnight conquers dizzying charts by the likes of Benny Goodman, Artie Shaw, Lionel Hampton, Nat King Cole, and Frank Sinatra. It's modern, exciting, danceable, and great fun for listeners of all ages!

Shadow and Light: Victor Hugo's Les Miserables

July 12, 2017
Marta Burton and Drew Frady perform highlights from the beloved Broadway musical along with excerpts from Victor Hugo’s crowning literary achievement, Les Misérables. 

The HillBenders

July 8, 2017
Fresh off their incredible performance of The Who’s TOMMY at LTAC, the HillBenders return with their own bluegrass music. 

101st Army Band Alumni Concert

June 25, 2017
Join the Colorado National Guard's 101st Army Band as we welcome former soldiers and wonderful musicians from our illustrious past back into the band for a reunion concert like no other!

The Wendy Woo Band

June 23, 2017
As Colorado’s music scene has exploded over the past few years, one of its mainstays has been Wendy Woo. A Colorado favorite, Wendy Woo Band is a poly-ethnic, power pop, song-rock, 6 piece band with sweet vocal harmonies and shuddering grooves.

Metropolitan Academy of Dance presents La Trente et Unieme

Jun 16 - Jun 17, 2017
An entertaining and culminating event showcasing various styles of dance including ballet, tap, jazz, lyrical, hip hop, and poms by performers 3-18 years old. 

An Afternoon with The First Ladies of Jazz

June 14, 2017
Join Denver's First Lady Mary Louise Lee for a swinging, sensuous tribute to the first ladies of jazz.  From Ella and Billie to Etta, Sarah and Dinah, this performance will span the classic voices of jazz.

Mile High Dance Presents Music Legends

June 11, 2017
Mile High Dance Center's 4th annual dance recital is a time when our students can showcase what they have learned throughout the year. It is also an opportunity for the parents to see their growth and enjoy their talents. 

Betty Buckley

June 10, 2017
Betty Buckley, who has been called "The Voice of Broadway," is one of theater's most respected and legendary leading ladies. 

Rascal Martinez and His Band

June 9, 2017
Rascal Martinez and his band will take you back to the good-time feelings of the '50s and '60s by performing all-time hits that have spanned generations by artists such as Johnny Cash, The Temptations, Buddy Holly, and more. 

Summit Dance Academy Presents Once Upon a Dream and The Sleeping Beauty Suite

Jun 6 - Jun 7, 2017
The end of the year celebration for Summit Dance Academy. Once Upon a Dream is our Jazz, Hip Hop and Competition Team showcase. 

Boutique Dance Academy's 6th Annual Dance Recital: Show 1

June 3, 2017
Boutique Dance Academy welcomes you to join us for our 6th Annual Dance Recital – Show 1. The show will consist of our Combo Class Dancers ages 3-5 and will feature a few special appearances from our Boutique Company Members. 

Boutique Dance Academy's 6th Annual Dance Recital: Show 2

June 3, 2017
Boutique Dance Academy welcomes you to join us for our 6th Annual Dance Recital – Show 2. The show will consist of the competitive dance routines from the season performed by our Boutique Company Members and band-new dances created for each class of students.

The Heavenly Harp

May 24, 2017
This program, hosted by Betsy Schwarm and featuring harpist Courtney Hershey Bress, violinist Yumi Hwang Williams, violist Phillip Stevens, and some of their Colorado Symphony colleagues, offers music for harp and strings by composers Gabriel Fauré, Marcel Tournier, Camille Saint-Saën

Avanti Music Academy presents Formal Recitals Spring 2017

May 23 - May 25, 2017
These recitals are designed to strengthen and develop the more intermediate/advanced students’ performing abilities in a formal, semi-professional environment.  

Avanti Music Academy presents Premier Recitals

May 22, 2017
Advanced Avanti students and teachers come together to bring you all styles of live music in a professional theater setting. Genres including jazz, classical, pop, rock, and more!

SF Family Tree: Roald Dahl's James and the Giant Peach

May 21, 2017
When James is sent by his conniving aunts to chop down their old fruit tree, he discovers a magic potion which results in a tremendous peach. Suddenly, James finds himself in the center of the gigantic peach on a journey with human-sized insects with equally oversized personalities.

Passport to Culture: Roald Dahl's James and the Giant Peach

May 21, 2017
When James is sent by his conniving aunts to chop down their old fruit tree, he discovers a magic potion which results in a tremendous peach. Suddenly, James finds himself in the center of the gigantic peach on a journey with human-sized insects with equally oversized personalities.

Lone Tree Symphony presents Dances

May 19, 2017
Music and dance have always been synonymous. In this final concert of the Lone Tree Symphony Orchestra’s season discover how these two puzzle pieces fit together.

Student/Senior Matinee: National Geographic Live: The Search for Life Beyond Earth

May 17, 2017
Astrobiologist Kevin Hand is searching for life beyond Earth. Working at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, he is designing instruments that will travel to Jupiter’s moon Europa to search for a possible subsurface ocean there that may support primitive forms of life.

National Geographic Live: The Search for Life Beyond Earth

May 16, 2017
Astrobiologist Kevin Hand is searching for life beyond Earth. Working at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, he is designing instruments that will travel to Jupiter’s moon Europa to search for a possible subsurface ocean there that may support primitive forms of life.

Highlands Ranch High School Senior Celebration

May 15, 2017
An evening of awards and celebration for the Highlands Ranch High School - Senior Class of 2017. The students will announce the winners of the Senior Awards and they will have a chance to take pictures with their elementary school class mates. Desserts and refreshments will be served.

Denver Concert Band presents Sunday in the Park

May 14, 2017
A relaxing collection of music conjuring visions of spring and summer out of doors.

Thrive Church presents Flourish Conference

May 12, 2017
This night will consist of inspiring communicators, passionate worship, the gathering of hundreds of women, and loads of fun!

O'Connor Band featuring Mark O'Connor

May 11, 2017
The O’Connor Band isn’t your typical family band. Three of the four members -- including American music legend Mark O’Connor -- play fiddle, and the fourth plays mandolin.

Seedlings: Telling Stories: Music, Movement, and Drums

May 9, 2017
Enjoy an entertaining way to develop early literacy skills using some of the elements from the Every Child Ready to Read program. This program also encourages an interest in musical instruments in young children with music, books, songs, body movement combined with hands-on exploration of hand dr

Boulder Chamber Orchestra presents Ode to Joy

May 7, 2017
The Boulder Chamber Orchestra concludes its 13th season with its longest and most ambitious season finale yet! Join us and the Boulder Chorale for one of the best pieces of western music, Beethoven's 9th Symphony!

Scott O'Neil and the Rosetta Music Society

May 6, 2017
Shuffle is a classical-pops hybrid, incorporating works by modern 'popular' composers as diverse as Björk, Pat Metheny, Annie Lennox, Rodgers and Hart, Henry Mancini, and Clean Bandit, supplemented with modern 'serious' composers like Philip Glass, Arvo Pärt, and John Ad

A Midsummer Night's Dream

May 6 - May 7, 2017
Four young lovers, a cast of misfits, and a little magic. As the company's first foray into the Bard, Phamaly presents a staged reading of one of Shakespeare's most beloved plays.   

The Denver Brass presents Hot! Hot! Hot!

May 5, 2017
The internationally acclaimed Denver Brass, along with Fiesta Colorado Dance Company, debuts at Lone Tree with an unparalleled excursion into fiery and sensual Latin sounds and fusions. 

SF Family Tree: Skippyjon Jones Snow What

May 2, 2017
Mirror, mirror on the wall, who is the bravest Chihuahua of them all? Skippyjon Jones the Siamese cat who thinks he's a Mexican Chihuahua of course! While his sisters listen to Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Skippy heads off for the REAL adventure awaiting him in his closet.

Student Matinee: Skippyjon Jones Snow What

May 2 - May 3, 2017
Mirror, mirror on the wall, who is the bravest Chihuahua of them all? Skippyjon Jones the Siamese cat who thinks he's a Mexican Chihuahua of course! While his sisters listen to Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Skippy heads off for the REAL adventure awaiting him in his closet.

Ebner-Page Productions presents United in Love

April 30, 2017
Broadway stars Annaleigh Ashford, Beth Malone, and Mara Davi are uniting with local performers to spread a message of love and hope while making a difference and raising funds for the Denver Actors Fund.  

EVITA

Apr 13 - Apr 29, 2017
Argentina's controversial First Lady is the subject of this dynamic musical masterpiece. As an illegitimate fifteen year old, Eva escaped her dirt-poor existence for the bright lights of Buenos Aires. Driven by ambition and blessed with charisma, she was a starlet at twenty-two, the president

SF Family Tree: The Buffalo Bill Experience

April 9, 2017
The Buffalo Bill Experience is chock full of all the wagon train driving, Army scouting, Indian fighting, and Pony Express riding adventures that made Buffalo Bill an American icon, gathering legendary friends like Wild Bill Kickok, Kit Carson, Annie Oakley, General George Armstrong Custer, and S

Passport to Culture: The Buffalo Bill Experience

April 9, 2017
The Buffalo Bill Experience is chock full of all the wagon train driving, Army scouting, Indian fighting, and Pony Express riding adventures that made Buffalo Bill an American icon.

SOLD OUT Seedlings: Animal Exploration!

April 4, 2017
  Colorado Ballet teaches you how to shake, shimmy, and slide like your favorite animal!

The Trojan War: Our Warrior Chorus

March 26, 2017
The Aquila Theatre and American combat veterans/actors of the Warrior Chorus collaborate on a unique theatrical experience – The Trojan War, where the classic myths of ancient Greece and Rome are set against the compelling narratives of modern war.

Lone Tree Symphony presents The Masterworks Concert

March 24, 2017
Featuring Dvorak’s 8th Symphony, this concert has some of the great music written by great composers throughout history. This is definitely a concert not to be missed!

Littleton Youth Ballet presents Snow White

Mar 18 - Mar 19, 2017
Snow White is an original world premiere ballet to music by Gabriel Faure, Edgar Holst, and Daniel Auber. This ballet centers on the young and beautiful Snow White and her journey through the forest, where she meets the comical seven dwarves and escapes her stepmother, the evil Queen, who is jeal

Kiwanis Club: 13th Annual Stars of Tomorrow Talent Show

March 17, 2017
This Kiwanis 13th Annual Stars of Tomorrow talent show is a chance for performers to display their talents before an appreciative community audience. 

Seedlings: Young Yogis

March 14, 2017
Young Yogis bend, stretch, and strengthen both body and mind in a fun-based and engaging environment.

Passport to Culture: Denver Taiko

March 12, 2017
A dynamic and propulsive event, this performance is a combination of structured rhythms and improvisational solos that roll together like thunder to stir your soul.

SF Family Tree: Inside the Orchestra

March 12, 2017
Get truly “inside the orchestra” by sitting on the floor, surrounded by a 14 piece professional orchestra. The conductor engages with participants throughout the performance, asking questions and teaching them about the music as it is playing around them. 

Wendy Whelan, Brian Brooks, and Brooklyn Rider

March 11, 2017
Former New York City Ballet prima ballerina Wendy Whelan and choreographer Brian Brooks reteam after their wildly successful Restless Creature for an evening of contemporary dance, this time collaborating with the New York‐based string quartet, Brooklyn Rider.

Rhythm in the Night, The Irish Dance Spectacular

March 8, 2017
Experience the new Irish dance phenomenon that is sweeping the country, Rhythm in the Night, The Irish Dance Spectacular!

Ivy Street Serenades

March 8, 2017
From Beethoven to composers of today, the Denver-based Ivy Street Ensemble explores the possibilities of music for a trio of flute and strings. All the players perform with the Colorado Symphony, but they also find pleasure in small group recitals. The program samples a variety of music, includin

SOLD OUT Art Garfunkel: In Close-Up

March 7, 2017
Blessed with what the New York Times described as a “beautiful countertenor,” Grammy winner and pop-folk icon Art Garfunkel has made an indelible mark on the music world as both a solo artist and half of the unrivaled Simon & Garfunkel. This special performance encompasses h

The Subdudes

March 3, 2017
Over the course of 25 years and ten albums, the Subdudes have quietly become one of America’s national music treasures. The New Orleans-formed group is a living encapsulation of American music, a vibrant cauldron of sounds that stirs together meaty grooves and jazzy dynamics, soulful R&B sw

Student Matinee: Fiesta Colorado Dance Company

February 28, 2017
Fiesta Colorado Dance Company, directed by Jeanette Trujillo-Lucero, focuses on preserving and presenting the Hispanic dance arts of Colorado. Joined by the live band Mariachi Sol de Mi Tierra, this performance - with its magnetic energy and vivacious choreography.

Denver Concert Band presents All That Jazz!

February 26, 2017
Our annual Guest Artist Concert featuring Denver’s fabulous Queen City Jazz Band playing traditional Dixieland jazz along with the Denver Concert Band for a fun afternoon.

Takács Quartet

February 24, 2017
Recognized as one of the world's great ensembles, the Takács Quartet plays with a unique blend of drama, warmth, and humor, combining four distinct musical personalities to bring fresh insights to the string quartet repertoire. The program for this evening will be Ravel’s “

SF Family Tree: Tunji and the Giant

February 19, 2017
Join the Colorado Symphony for this storytelling program that is an introduction to classical music and instruments of the orchestra.

Passport to Culture: Tunji and the Giant

February 19, 2017
Join the Colorado Symphony for this storytelling program that is an introduction to classical music and instruments of the orchestra.

Russian National Ballet 'The Sleeping Beauty'

February 16, 2017
Considered the crown jewel of legendary choreographer Marius Petipa's career, The Sleeping Beauty is the magical fairy tale of the beautiful, sleeping princess who awaits the kiss of her prince.

SOLD OUT Seedlings: Hunk-Ta-Bunk-Ta

February 7, 2017
Hunk-Ta-Bunk-Ta offers a unique musical experience for children to join in, engage with, and express themselves.

Muscle Shoals: I'll Take You There

Feb 2 - Feb 12, 2017
Celebrate the incredible music recorded at Muscle Shoals and share in the stories behind the music.

UNC Showcase of the Arts 2017

January 20, 2017
See rising stars in visual art, music, and theatre from the University of Northern Colorado’s College of Performing and Visual Arts. UNC alumni, friends, and prospective students are invited to join us for a special performance and a dessert reception.  

The HillBenders: TOMMY, A Bluegrass Opry

January 19, 2017
45 years after the original release of The Who's Tommy, this classic of classic rock has now been fully realized as a full length bluegrass tribute featuring Springfield, Missouri’s The HillBenders.

National Geographic Live: Spinosaurus: Lost Giant of the Cretaceous

January 17, 2017
Meet Spinosaurus, the largest predatory dinosaur yet discovered—larger than T. rex—and hear the incredible story of how this prehistoric giant was almost lost to science, before being brought back to light with the help of a remarkable young paleontologist.

Passport to Culture: Chinese New Year 2017

January 15, 2017
The rich and vibrant culture of China returns to Lone Tree! Celebrate entering the Year of the Rooster with different dances that tell a story embodying the culture of the Chinese New Year festivity.

Arias and Ensembles

January 11, 2017
Performed by Opera Colorado’s Young Artists, this delightful concert-style program features highlights from operatic and musical theater repertoire. Selections are performed as they would be on stage but without the use of sets and costumes, creating an intimate and engaging experience.

Seedlings: Creepy Crawly Storytime

January 10, 2017
Through stories and live animal encounters, children and families can experience various invertebrates through some of their most beloved storybook characters! 

Miss Colorado JR High-High School-Collegiate America Pageant 2017 with Emcee Chase McNary

January 8, 2017
The Miss Junior High School, High School, and Collegiate America competition exists for the purpose of providing personal and professional opportunities for young girls. It is our goal to provide outstanding young women the opportunity to compete in a pageant system that has the highest moral val

Riders in the Sky: Christmas the Cowboy Way

December 21, 2016
It's a great big western ho-ho-ho from America's Favorite Cowboys! Those wacky, four-part harmonizing cowboys have spruced up the bunkhouse, donned their sequined yuletide outfits, and unleashed their vivid imaginations to create a holiday musical fantasy for Saddle Pals of all ages.

A Kantorei Christmas

December 20, 2016
Kantorei, or singers, formed in 1997 under the leadership of six friends who decided to form a choir capable of singing a broad range of a cappella choral music. Now in its 20th full season of performing, the group has expanded into an auditioned ensemble of volunteer singers under the direction

It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play

Dec 8 - Dec 18, 2016
This beloved American holiday classic comes to captivating life on the Arts Center stage as a live 1940s radio broadcast, complete with an applause sign, commercial jingles, and on-stage sound effects.

Avanti Music Academy presents Formal Recitals

Dec 7 - Dec 14, 2016
 These recitals are designed to strengthen and develop the more intermediate/advanced students' performing abilities in a formal, semi-professional environment. 

Seedlings: Storytime and Winter Crafts

December 6, 2016
It's the most wonderful time of the year - to do a craft and hear a story! Join us for our annual party with Douglas County Libraries as we create memories of snowy fun!

Lone Tree Symphony presents Nutcracker and More!

Dec 2 - Dec 3, 2016
Enjoy the Lone Tree Symphony Orchestra’s performance of Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker Suite, plus holiday favorites by Leroy Anderson, Robert Sheldon and more. Featuring Denver mezzo-soprano and jazz singer Heidi Schmidt to thrill you with a unique selection of holiday music to make your s

LTAC Guild Holiday Kickoff

December 2, 2016
Join the LTAC Guild for this free event filled with cookies, cocoa, and a whole lot of family fun beginning at 6:30pm. We’ll light the 18’ holiday tree in spectacular fashion around 6:50pm, so don’t miss this annual tradition – inside the LTAC lobby.

Rhythmic Circus: Red and Green

November 27, 2016
Home grown hoofers from Minneapolis hit the road with a trunk full of tap shoes, funky costumes, and a big brass band, ready to burst onto the stage to celebrate the holidays with Red and Green. An Arts Center favorite, Rhythmic Circus combines their signature style of rapid-fire tap with mu

Student/Senior Matinee: National Geographic Live: The Lens of Adventure

November 16, 2016
Have you ever watched a National Geographic film about some incredibly remote, dangerous place—and then wondered what the people behind the cameras experienced to capture the action?

National Geographic Live: The Lens of Adventure

November 15, 2016
Have you ever watched a National Geographic film about some incredibly remote, dangerous place—and then wondered what the people behind the cameras experienced to capture the action?  

Student Matinee: Erth's Dinosaur Zoo Live

November 7, 2016
Get ready for the ultimate playdate - 65 million years in the making - as Erth’s Dinosaur Zoo Live leads you on a breathtaking tour of pre-historic Australia.

Erth's Dinosaur Zoo Live

November 6, 2016
Get ready for the ultimate playdate - 65 million years in the making - as Erth’s Dinosaur Zoo Live leads you on a breathtaking tour of pre-historic Australia.  Meet and interact with an eye-popping collection of life-like dinosaurs puppets presented in an entertaining and edu

SF Family Tree: Erth's Dinosaur Zoo Live

November 6, 2016
Get ready for the ultimate playdate - 65 million years in the making - as Erth’s Dinosaur Zoo Live leads you on a breathtaking tour of pre-historic Australia. 

Sons of the Pioneers

November 3, 2016
Sons of the Pioneers is the ultimate in cowboy music. Founded by Roy Rogers, the premier western singing group has musically painted unforgettable images and stories of horses, cattle, cowboys, “night herds,” tall timber, cool water, canyons and prairies.

The Wonder Bread Years

October 29, 2016
A fresh and funny salute to Americana, The Wonder Bread Years, starring former Seinfeld writer Pat Hazell, is a hilarious one-man show-and-tell reminding us that there is still a kid inside each of us, and a sense of wonder that is waiting to be unlocked. 

SF Family Tree: Bodyguard! Protector of the Anatomy!

October 25, 2016
Diego isn't feeling well and no one believes him, except Natalie. She's willing to take a journey of microscopic proportions through his anatomy to hunt for answers. She'll traverse the nervous system, swim through the bloodstream, and bounce on the brain. Is she a match for crazy bac

Student Matinee: Bodyguard! Protector of the Anatomy!

October 25, 2016
Diego isn't feeling well and no one believes him, except Natalie. She's willing to take a journey of microscopic proportions through his anatomy to hunt for answers. She'll traverse the nervous system, swim through the bloodstream, and bounce on the brain. Is she a match for crazy bac

Igor Butman and the Moscow Jazz Orchestra

October 19, 2016
Internationally renowned saxophonist Igor Butman and his Moscow Jazz Orchestra are one of the best hardcore jazz units around. The New York Times calls their performance “a show of great competence and fluency.”

Scott O'Neil and the Rosetta Music Society: Bach's 'A Musical Offering'

October 16, 2016
In 1747, J. S. Bach visited his son Carl Philip Emmanuel, Court Composer to the Prussian ruler, Frederick the Great. While there, Frederick summoned him to court and challenged him to improvise a fugue on a theme contrived by Frederick himself.

It's Time to Swing!

October 12, 2016
Award winning clarinetist Roger Campbell leads After Midnight, Denver’s Big Band Swing sextet! Formed in 1997, this extraordinary group of musicians has performed thousands of concerts around the world for jazz festivals, clubs, summer concerts, and more.

The Doo Wop Project

October 1, 2016
Featuring current and former stars of Broadway’s smash hits Jersey Boys and Motown: The Musical, the Doo Wop Project brings unparalleled authenticity of sound and vocal excellence to recreate—and in some cases entirely reimagine—some of the greatest music in American pop and roc

Student/Senior Matinee: National Geographic Live : On the Trail of Big Cats

September 28, 2016
Go around the world in search of big cats with award-winning photographer Steve Winter. A determined explorer, Winter will lead you from Asian jungles where resilient tiger populations persist, to the Himalayas, home of the rare snow leopard.

National Geographic Live: On the Trail of Big Cats

September 27, 2016
Go around the world in search of big cats with award-winning photographer Steve Winter. A determined explorer, Winter will lead you from Asian jungles where resilient tiger populations persist, to the Himalayas, home of the rare snow leopard.

SF Family Tree: Fiesta Colorado Dance Company

September 18, 2016
Fiesta Colorado Dance Company focuses on preserving and presenting the Hispanic dance arts of Colorado. This performance is a demonstration of how Mexican folkloric dance embodies the richest artistic manifestations of culture and tradition.

A Taste of Argentine Tango

September 14, 2016
Lose yourself in the joy and passion of tango! Join Parasol Arts to learn more about the different dances and forms of tango, including folk dance, improvised tango, tango vals, milonga with guitarist, tango parody, and group choreography. You’ll be inspired to get on your feet!  

Mary Louise Lee Band

July 29, 2016
Bringing a mix of R&B, soul, contemporary jazz, and Top 40, the Mary Louise Lee Band has something to get every audience member moving.

Colorado Dance Center presents: Believe - A Tinkerbelle Tale

Jul 26 - Jul 27, 2016
An original dance story presented by Colorado Dance Center.  Ballet, Jazz, Contemporary, and Hip-hop styles of dance come together for this fun uplifting performance. Children of all ages grace the stage to tell the story of Tinkerbelle’s journey to find self-confidence.    

Douglas County Libraries Presents: Glee's Chris Colfer

July 22, 2016
Golden Globe-winning actor Chris Colfer will discuss his Land of Stories series, including Land of Stories: An Author's Odyssey. Several audience members will win the opportunity to meet and have their books personally signed by Chris after the presentation.

An Evening with Stephen Marchionda

July 16, 2016
Stephen Marchionda has emerged as a unique presence on the international concert scene. A renowned classical guitarist, his performances are characterized by flair, technical facility, and musical individuality.

Vocal Rock: FACE

July 15, 2016
This internationally acclaimed all-vocal rock band from Boulder captivates the audience with their infectious energy punctuated by an endearing love of performance. Using just four singers and a vocal drummer, FACE blends modern popular tunes with complex harmonies, brilliant beat-box rhythms, an

Voyage a Paris

July 13, 2016
Soprano Margaret Ozaki Graves is joined by a tenor and pianist for a musical celebration of the City of Lights. Named for a famous song of the same title by Francis Poulenc, selections cross various genres and national styles of vocal music, expressing the magic of Paris through song.

Comedian Kevin Fitzgerald

July 9, 2016
With a background that ranges from being a bouncer with The Rolling Stones and The Who, a 25-year career in veterinary medicine that saw him named “Specialist of the Year in Private Practice” in 2006, and over 20 years of performing as a professional stand-up comedian, native son Kevi

Comedian Kevin Fitzgerald

July 9, 2016
With a background that ranges from being a bouncer with The Rolling Stones and The Who, a 25-year career in veterinary medicine that saw him named “Specialist of the Year in Private Practice” in 2006, and over 20 years of performing as a professional stand-up comedian, native son Kevi

Ultraphonic Jazz Orchestra

June 24, 2016
The 21-piece Ultraphonic Jazz Orchestra features the hottest line-up of jazz musicians in the Denver Metro area, including alumni of the Stan Kenton, Woody Herman, Buddy Rich, Maynard Ferguson, and Glenn Miller bands. Now in its 15th full year, the Orchestra performs new and exciting music, the b

LTAC Guild: Annual Fashion Show

June 23, 2016
Support the Lone Tree Arts Center Guild by attending this year’s fashion show. This fun event has become an annual favorite with a chance to mix, mingle, and enjoy the latest fashions. Fashions will be provided by Rosey’s by Diane at Park Meadows Retail Resort and will include fashion

Metropolitan Academy of Dance presents La Trentieme

Jun 17 - Jun 18, 2016
A dance show for a family audience. Friday, June 17 at 7pm and Saturday, June 18 at 2pm and 7pm.

Ballet Ariel presents A Little Cinderella

June 15, 2016
Ballet Ariel's professional company invents a magical world that combines classical dancing and a creative vision of the enchanting fairy tale, in this one hour condensed version of the ballet that is perfect for children and families.   

Zikr Dance Ensemble's

Jun 11 - Jun 12, 2016
Samsara will be a mesmerizing integration of dance ritual and transcendent dance genres from throughout the ages. From the Sacred Movements of G.I. Gurdjieff to contemporary ballet featuring some of the finest trained ballet professionals in Colorado.

Kevin MaC

June 10, 2016
Kick off this year’s Tunes season with the return of singer, songwriter, and guitarist Kevin MaC, who immediately won the crowd over at his performance in the 2014 Tunes series with his heart, humor, and classic country charm. Although his roots are in country music, he loves to surprise au

Rascal's Oldies Jukebox

June 8, 2016
Rascal’s Oldies Jukebox will take you back to the good-time feelings of the ‘50s and ‘60s by performing all-time hits that have spanned generations. Guitarist and singer Rascal Martinez performs some of your favorite songs including “Run Around Sue,” &

Boutique Dance Academy's 5th Annual Recital

June 4, 2016
Boutique Dance Academy welcomes you to join us for our 5th Annual Dance Recital – Show 1. Celebrate our adorable young dancers as they demonstrate what they’ve accomplished throughout their season of training.  

Summit Dance Academy Presents: Wonderland

Jun 1 - Jun 2, 2016
June 1 - "Wonderland" is the end of the year recital for the Jazz and Hip-Hop classes.  June 2 - "Alice in Wonderland" is the end of the year showcase for the Ballet classes. 

2016 Exploring the Light Photo Show Workshop

May 21, 2016
On Saturday, May 21st from 9:00am to 11:00am at the Lone Tree Arts Center, George will be demonstrating professional masking and retouching techniques acquired during a lifetime of using Photoshop and traveling to exotic locations in Europe and Asia. He will also show you how Lightroom and Photos

Starkey Productions Presents Motones vs. Jerseys - The Ultimate 60s Music Battle

May 20 - May 29, 2016
The ultimate 60s music battle!  Who will reign supreme in this amazing night of music?!  Join the Motones and Jerseys for an evening of 60s song, dance, and crowd interaction.  At the end of the show,  YOU decide the winner!

Highlands Ranch High School Senior Celebration

May 16, 2016
Class of 2016 Senior Celebration. Dessert reception followed by entertainment, speakers, and silly awards.

Classical Ballet of Colorado presents Passion and Persuasion

May 14, 2016
Join Classical Ballet of Colorado for Passion and Persuasion - Excerpts from Giselle and Other Selected Works. The matinee features pieces in a variety of dance styles performed by CBC students of all levels, followed by excerpts from Romantic era ballets performed by CBC’s most advanc

2016 Exploring the Light Photo Show Workshop

May 11, 2016
Any afternoon filled with fine music has the potential for enchantment, but this one seems especially suited. It’s music for oboe and string trio, featuring the unsurpassed charm of Mozart. We’ll also have a pair of works by early 20th century English composers, both of whom decided t

Lone Tree Symphony Orchestra: Artistry in Rhythm

May 6, 2016
The Lone Tree Symphony features a special evening of art and music in this program featuring the multiple talents of Bill Hill, principal timpanist with the Colorado Symphony and teacher at DU's Lamont School of Music.

SOLD OUT Seedlings: Big Bubble Circus

May 3, 2016
Mr. Guffaw plays with soap bubbles in every size and form. Bubbles as big as the stage, a bubble containing an audience member or two, a window of bubbles, bubble sculpture, bubbles of glass, and even balloon bubbles…welcome to the spellbinding chaos of Big Bubble Circus!

Cyrano

April 28, 2016
Rich with swashbuckling swordplay and witty wordplay, this irresistible story of romance, passion, and panache has been adored by audiences for centuries. The timeless tale of Cyrano de Bergerac, the warrior-poet with the protuberant proboscis.

Cyrano

Apr 21 - Apr 30, 2016
Rich with swashbuckling swordplay and witty wordplay, this irresistible story of romance, passion, and panache has been adored by audiences for centuries. The timeless tale of Cyrano de Bergerac, the warrior-poet with the protuberant proboscis.

Passport: Red Riding Hood

April 17, 2016
In this wonderful adaptation, the classic story is told through Bridget and Stephen, a brother and sister on a sleepover at their grandmother’s house. When neither of them can sleep, they decide to act out their favorite story. With the things found in the attic and clothes from an old ward

SF Family Tree: Red Riding Hood

April 17, 2016
In this wonderful adaptation, the classic story is told through Bridget and Stephen, a brother and sister on a sleepover at their grandmother’s house. When neither of them can sleep, they decide to act out their favorite story. With the things found in the attic and clothes from an old ward

Denver Concert Band: Gods and Goddesses: Musically Mythical!

April 10, 2016
This exciting program will feature a wide variety of stirring music evoking the legends of ancient Rome and Greece plus our spotlight on the contest winner, who will be playing "Variations on a Theme" by Glinka.

Broadway Favorites- SOLD OUT

April 6, 2016
Join some of Denver’s favorite musical theatre stars as they take a stroll down musical lane, reminding us all that “There’s no business like show business!” Broadway Favorites is sure to be filled with songs that will light up your heart with memories from old classics by

SOLD OUT Seedlings: Dinosaur Ridge

April 5, 2016
We've got some prehistoric fun in store for all adventurers! Learn and explore with our friends at Dinosaur Ridge.

Littleton Youth Ballet Presents Cinderella

Apr 2 - Apr 3, 2016
Cinderella is a young girl with a heart full of dreams.  Despite the crazy antics of her stepmother and stepsisters, a fairy godmother makes Cinderella’s wish to go to the ball come true!

Frozen Sing-A-Long

March 26, 2016
Sing along with Anna and Elsa and “Let it Go” at a special screening of Frozen, the Academy Award-winning film, accompanied by on-screen lyrics with a bouncing snowflake to follow along!  

Passport: Irish Dancing

March 20, 2016
Travel to Ireland this March with traditional Irish dancing from the Bennett School. Complete with traditional costumes, these dancers will "step" up your Saint Patrick's Day celebrations!

Cherish the Ladies

March 19, 2016
With their unique spectacular blend of virtuosi instrumental talents, beautiful vocals, captivating arrangements, and stunning step dancing, this powerhouse group combines all the facets of Irish traditional culture.

GuGu Drum Group

March 12, 2016
This award-winning, top-rated drum ensemble of twenty artists from Shanghai, China, will amaze audiences with their athletic, musical and dramatic drum work. Through their music, the GuGu Drum Group's artists tell traditional Chinese tales, stage fierce battles between the ox and the tiger, a

Colcannon

March 9, 2016
Back by popular demand! Authentic and joyous Irish music make this concert perfect for an early St. Patrick’s Day celebration. Colcannon plays with panache, warmth, and wit. Timeless songs and great musicianship transport the audience to another time and place across the sea.

Kiwanis Club: 12th Annual Stars of Tomorrow Talent Show

March 5, 2016
This 12th Annual talent show is a chance for performers to display their talents before an appreciative community audience.  For some, the talent displayed is the result of years of concentrated study because the instrument or activity requires just such dedication in order to reach the leve

SOLD OUT Seedlings: The Bug Stops Here

March 1, 2016
Discover how it feels to have the strength of an ant, test your spider web building skills, use a magnifying glass to get up close and personal with real bug specimens, and see what the world looks like through the eyes of a fly. You’ll also get to “bee” a pollinator!

National Geographic Live: Student Matinee

February 22, 2016
Gerlinde Kaltenbunner’s unstoppable appetite for adventure drove her to blaze a trail into the male domain of high altitude mountaineering. Meet this astonishing mountaineer and share the dramatic story of how she prepared for and triumphed on K2

February 21, 2016
Gerlinde Kaltenbunner’s unstoppable appetite for adventure drove her to blaze a trail into the male domain of high altitude mountaineering. Meet this astonishing mountaineer and share the dramatic story of how she prepared for and triumphed on K2

Passport: Yesterado

February 21, 2016
Yesterado is the imaginative and fun way to learn Colorado history! Based on various newspaper clippings from the 1890s, you’ll meet Jack Langrishe and Marietta Ravel - late 19th century performers eager to usher you back in time to see Colorado

SF Family Tree: Yesterado

February 21, 2016
Yesterado is the imaginative and fun way to learn Colorado history! Based on various newspaper clippings from the 1890s, you’ll meet Jack Langrishe and Marietta Ravel - late 19th century performers eager to usher you back in time to see Colorado history.

Sheryl Renee’s Salute to the Legends

February 20, 2016
One of the stars of all three Home for the Holidays, Sheryl Renee brings her soaring vocals and warm stage presence back to Lone Tree. Joined by an eight piece jazz band and other outstanding singers, this jazz concert takes us on a trip down memory lane with a melodic and biographic journey of s

Lone Tree Symphony Orchestra: A Water Wonderland!

February 19, 2016
Come along with the Lone Tree Symphony on a magical, musical journey down some of the most beautiful and inspirational rivers of Europe. Among those featured will be the Rhine (Schumann's "Rhenish Symphony"), "The Moldau" by Smetana, and of course, "The Blue Danube Waltz" by Strauss. All aboa

Global Music from Raccoon Hollar

February 17, 2016
Join the Colorado Symphony’s master percussionist and composer, Bill Hill, on an unforgettable music journey around the world. Explore the fascinating sounds and styles of music from many cultures, including the Bossa Nova, Samba, Celtic dances, Spanish Seguidilla

Denver Concert Band: Sweet and Lovely, A Valentine's Day Salute

February 14, 2016
This year's guest artists are the members of the Front Range Saxophone Quartet who are Professors of Saxophone at DU, CU, CSU and Metro State University who will be  playing Barker's "Capriccio"  accompanied by the Denver Concert Band.  

SOLD OUT Seedlings: Beth Epley

February 9, 2016
Join us for this fun show, featuring comedy, stories, and interactive songs with Colorado favorite Beth Epley!

The Lightning Thief

February 4, 2016
Adapted from the book The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan, this tale follows Percy Jackson as he tries to prove his innocence to gods and monsters alike. After being accused of stealing Zeus’s master lightning bolt, he has 10 days to retrieve the property and bring peace to the warring Moun

Reunion '85 - SOLD OUT

Jan 28 - Feb 13, 2016
Reunion '85 is a one-of-a-kind night of festive entertainment, part concert/part comedy extravaganza! The LTAC event hall is transformed into the site of a high school reunion, only this is one you won’t want to miss! 

Yesterado

Jan 25 - Jan 27, 2016
Back by popular demand from teachers and students alike, Yesterado is the imaginative and fun way to learn Colorado history! Based on various newspaper clippings from the 1890s, you’ll meet Jack Langrishe and Marietta Ravel - late 19th century performers eager

UNC Showcase of the Arts

January 23, 2016
Join UNC alumni, faculty, and friends in an evening of Arts and hors d'oeuvres, featuring presentations, performances, and an exhibition by distinguished students from The College of Performing and Visual Arts.

Christine Ebersole

January 21, 2016
For over 30 years, two-time Tony Award winning actress Christine Ebersole has captivated audiences on the Broadway stage, television series and specials, films, concert appearances, and recordings. Join us for this high energy, Broadway-style concert.

Passport to Culture: Chinese New Year

January 17, 2016
The rich and vibrant culture of China comes to Lone Tree! Celebrate entering the Year of the Monkey with the Colorado Asian Cultural Heritage Center. The group will perform three different dances, each telling a story that embodies the culture of the Chinese New Year celebration. 

An Evening of Comedy with Steve Soelberg

January 15, 2016
Steve Soelberg is a headlining stand-up comic from Salt Lake City and is known as a clean comic. Observational humor from a guy who kind of looks like Kevin Bacon! The proceeds of the show will go towards two deserving families with children with childhood cancer

Brahms, the Quiet Extrovert

January 13, 2016
Join former resident conductor of the Colorado Symphony Scott O’Neil for this program exploring the piano works and personality of the beloved master, J.S. Brahms. As a fellow composer and pianist, Scott is passionate about Brahms’ work and will share insights about the man and his mu

SOLD OUT Seedlings: The Percussion Lady

January 5, 2016
Come sing a song, play a drum (or bells, shakers, and scrapers!) and move to the beat you create. A magical movement and percussion playshop for everyone!

One Man Star Wars

Dec 29 - Dec 30, 2015
The Star Wars film trilogy are possibly the most iconic movies to ever come out of Hollywood. Epic in scope, they changed a generation and cinema forever. Then Charlie Ross came around, stripped it all down, and created a show with no costumes

Classical Holiday Featuring Handel’s Messiah

December 22, 2015
Fresh from their concert at the Vilar Center in Beaver Creek, members of the Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra and Chorus will help audiences welcome the Christmas holiday with timeless songs of the season as well as excerpts from Handel’s stirring Messiah.

John Denver Holiday Concert

Dec 15 - Dec 20, 2015
This lovely holiday concert transports you back in time to a place where life is simple, and sweet, and full of promise! Featuring modern and traditional Christmas carols as well as some of John Denver’s most memorable hits.

Lone Tree Symphony Orchestra: Happy Holly Days

Dec 11 - Dec 12, 2015
The Lone Tree Symphony rings in the Sounds Of The Season with a delightful collection of popular and classical holiday favorites guaranteed to put listeners in the spirit of Christmas. Adding to the fun will be Old Saint Nicholas himself!

Tartan Terrors Christmas

December 9, 2015
Known as "North America's premier Celtic event," get ready for a riotous holiday show with the irreverent and always-fun Tartan Terrors! Featuring traditional favorites like Pachelbel’s Canon on bagpipes and Christmas in Kilarney, this show blends comedy, music and dance into a fun-fill

Skyline Chorus: Sounds of the Season

December 8, 2015
The Sweet Adelines International 2014 5th place medalists, Skyline Chorus, presents its holiday show, "Sounds of the Season." It includes performances by several quartets from the chorus and many favorite Christmas and holiday songs.

The Nutcracker

Dec 4 - Dec 6, 2015
After selling out last season, be sure to get your tickets early for this traditional holiday treat filled with Sugar Plum Fairies, Snowflakes, and dances from around the world. The perfect holiday show for all ages, join us as over eighty professional and pre-professional dancers take the stage

LTAC Guild's Holiday Kick-Off

December 4, 2015
Before you attend The Nutcracker, join the LTAC Guild for this free event filled with carol sing-along, cookies and cocoa, and a whole lot of family fun! We’ll light the 12’ holiday tree in spectacular fashion around 6:50pm, so don’t miss this annual tradition - now inside the L

SOLD OUT! Seedlings: Holiday Stories & Crafts

December 1, 2015
It's the most wonderful time of the year - to do a craft and hear a story! Join us for our annual party with Douglas County Libraries as we create memories of snowy fun!

Nat King Cole Christmas

November 29, 2015
After two memorable summer performances, jazz crooner Allan Harris returns to LTAC with a holiday concert fit for the great Nat King Cole. A three-time winner of the New York Nightlife Award for “Outstanding Jazz Vocalist,” Allan brings depth and elegance to the stage as he sings the

Warren Miller: Chasing Shadows

Nov 23 - Nov 25, 2015
This fall, Warren Miller Entertainment introduces its 66th snowsports film, Chasing Shadows. Watch JT Holmes, Seth Wescott, Caroline Gleich, Steven Nyman and more as they pursue turns on the mountains of our dreams: Chamonix,

Snow Glow

November 22, 2015
Warm up with this cozy holiday tale filled with music and joy. The perfect way for your family to kick-off the holiday season, join us as we learn what made Denver the “Christmas Capital of the World” back in 1914.

SF Family Tree: Snow Glow

November 22, 2015
Warm up with this cozy holiday tale filled with music and joy. The perfect way for your family to kick-off the holiday season, join us as we learn what made Denver the “Christmas Capital of the World” back in 1914.

Denver Concert Band: Holiday Dreams

November 21, 2015
The Denver Concert Band invites you to enjoy an afternoon of musical merriment as we celebrate the start of the Holiday Season. As always, we'll present a mixture of traditional as well as contemporary holiday tunes.

Hot Tomatoes

November 18, 2015
The Hot Tomatoes Dance Orchestra is one of the most sought-after swing bands in the Front Range community. Listeners will be delighted by the diverse array of musical styles, from the Great Jazz Age to those fabulous Big Band and swing sounds of Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Benny Goodman, Harry J

Seedlings: Juggling

November 10, 2015
Imagine a cross between Charlie Chaplin and Fred Astaire, who has a knack for juggling. In fact, he dances with objects. Peter's partners onstage include furniture, garbage bags, bicycle tires, assorted hats, tennis balls, costumes, dishes, and an old love letter, all of which reveal unique p

Dancing On the Edge

November 5, 2015
Solo piano collaborating with dance and theater and other instrumentalists. New and classic music presented in thematic ways creating fresh performance experiences. Other ensembles include: an Afro-­‐Cuban jazz sextet, and piano duo concerts.

Rock Legends

October 31, 2015
From the same band that brought the house down (twice!) with Yesterday and Today: The Interactive Beatles Tribute comes a show just as fun. Rock Legends is a salute to the top rockers and bands from the 50s through the 80s. Audience members fill out a quick ‘personality quiz’, and the

October 30, 2015
Just in time for Halloween, we will be hosting Jason Segel, author of Nightmares!, a hilariously frightening series of middle grade children's books about Charlie, who has nightmares, and his group of friends

Reading! And Other Superpowers

October 27, 2015
This bilingual (Spanish/English) story follows Nicolas, a young superhero in search of his inner strength. Along the way, he gets help from a colorful and hilarious collection of superheroes. Will Nicolas hone his superpower in time to defeat his nemesis, the dreaded Captain Cliffnote?

SF Family Tree: Reading! And Other Superpowers

October 27, 2015
This bilingual (Spanish/English) story follows Nicolas, a young superhero in search of his inner strength. Along the way, he gets help from a colorful and hilarious collection of superheroes. Will Nicolas hone his superpower in time to defeat his nemesis, the dreaded Captain Cliffnote?

National Geographic Live: Student Matinee

October 26, 2015
Few events in the last decade of space exploration have captured the world’s imagination like NASA’s ongoing Mars Exploration Program. Join Boykins for an engaging evening exploring the Red Planet, with an update on the very latest chapter in the ongoing story of Mars exploration.

National Geographic Live: “Exploring the Red Planet”

October 25, 2015
Few events in the last decade of space exploration have captured the world’s imagination like NASA’s ongoing Mars Exploration Program. Join Boykins for an engaging evening exploring the Red Planet, with an update on the very latest chapter in the ongoing story of Mars exploration.

Passport: Shadow Puppets

October 25, 2015
The Storyteller evokes life in the barn and tells the story of Wilbur’s unlikely survival and his lasting friendship with a spider and her offspring. Families will enjoy this touching story enacted with puppets and shadow imagery of the webs that Charlotte weaves for her friend, Wilbur.

The Explorers Club

Oct 15 - Oct 24, 2015
London, 1879. The prestigious Explorers Club is in crisis: their acting president wants to admit a woman, and their bartender is terrible. True, this female candidate is brilliant, beautiful, and has discovered a legendary Lost City

SOLD OUT Seedlings: The Gingerbread Man

October 6, 2015
This performance is interactive theater at its best! Children will bring nursery rhymes and fairytales to life as they act out the adventures of this mischievous little cookie.

October 4, 2015
Recognized as one of the world's great ensembles, the Takács Quartet plays with a unique blend of drama, warmth and humor, combining four distinct musical personalities to bring fresh insights to the string quartet repertoire.

Lone Tree Symphony Orchestra: Planetary Pleasures

October 2, 2015
The Lone Tree Symphony opens its 2015-2016 season with a fantastic journey through space, carrying listeners aloft with Holst's "The Planets," Strauss's "Also Sprach Zarathustra" and John Williams's "Star Wars Suite." Don't miss this voyage that will be fun for all ages.

Doktor Kaboom

September 30, 2015
Doktor Kaboom will explore the fundamentals of electrical energy and the history of humanity’s adventures into its potential. At the dawn of the 19th century mankind first harnessed the power of electricity, the world changed and the journey still continues.

Motown 2 Jersey

September 26, 2015
Classic Motown hits. Classic Jersey doo-wops. How can you choose? Not to worry! For one night only, last season’s sell-out hit The Motones take the stage for a ‘sing-off’ concert with perennial Denver favorites

Piano Concert by Chad Beall and Bob Baker

September 25, 2015
International recording artists Chad Beall and Bob Chaz Baker will headline the prestigious Lone Tree Arts Center in Lone Tree, CO. Beall offers stirring piano compositions and vocal tracks from his critically acclaimed debut release,

CJRO presents, “A Night at the Movies!”

September 24, 2015
Lone Tree’s own Colorado Jazz Repertory Orchestra kicks off their fourth season with “A Night at the Movies!” Hear themes from your favorite movies, in the swinging style of the CJRO, along with vocalist Heidi Schmidt.

Denver Concert Band: Spectrum Spectacular

September 19, 2015
The Denver Concert Band kicks off its 2015-16 Formal Season with a splendid color palette of music comprising popular and modern pieces inspired by a wide range of mood-inspiring shades of color.  

SF Family Tree: Colorado Symphony

September 13, 2015
SF Family Tree is a series designed to present performances in a relaxed, sensory-friendly way. Performers will modify shows to ensure there are no startling noises or visually over-stimulating components.

Passport: Colorado Symphony

September 13, 2015
A small group of musicians from the Colorado Symphony will play accessible, kid-friendly music to introduce children to the world of classical music.

Littleton Youth Ballet: Hansel & Gretel

September 12, 2015
Following the tradition of Littleton Youth Ballet’s captivating productions of Alice in Wonderland and the Wizard of Oz is a return of Hansel and Gretel at the Lone Tree Arts Center. This ballet will feature a cast of 65 students, pre-professional dancers, and

Baroque Chamber Orchestra of Colorado

September 9, 2015
JS Bach’s timeless Goldberg Variations — 30 ingenious variations on a simple bass line — have captivated listeners in four centuries. A quartet from the Baroque Chamber Orchestra explores 12 of these beloved gems on period instruments, with some unexpected turns along the way!

FREE Open House

September 5, 2015
Ever wanted to change the lights on the stage from blue to pink? Ever wanted to find Judy Collins's signature on the LTAC wall? Ever wanted to stand on the stage and see what the actors see? Here's your chance! We are opening our doors both inside and out to allow you the full backstage e

80s Night

September 4, 2015
Great Scott! Whether you ride in a Boogie Machine or a DeLorean, you’ll feel right at home during this flashback event. This rad evening kicks off with jams from this totally tubular 80s band. Then, you can cool your jets as we watch Back to the Future under the stars. No outside alcoho

Kiwanis Club of Castle Rock: 100 Years of Success

September 3, 2015
Join us as we celebrate our 100th Anniversary and look to the future of Douglas County and our surrounding areas.  Featured speakers: Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade, Retired Major General, Jay Lindell; Castle Rock Adventist Hospital, David Martinez, Chie

SOLD OUT Seedlings: Bug Safari

September 1, 2015
Take a trip around the world with the Butterfly Pavilion! Join us as we explore animals from the desert to the rainforest and everywhere in between. Learn hands-on (literally!) about the diversity and classifications of these exotic animals. Enjoy amazing creatures up close!

Tribute to Segovia

August 12, 2015
Award-winning Spanish fingerstyle guitar virtuoso Andy Hackbarth pays tribute to the “Father of the Classical Guitar” Andres Segovia through instrumental selections, short stories about Segovia’s life and music, and hilarious stage antics. This eclectic musical journey transport

Rave On! The Buddy Holly Experience

Aug 7 - Aug 8, 2015
In this rock and roll tour-de-force, you will experience all the thrills of a Buddy Holly concert re-imagined, including such hits as “Peggy Sue,” “Raining in My Heart,” “It’s So Easy,” “That’ll Be the Day,” “True Love Ways,”

Colorado Symphony: Summer Pops

August 2, 2015
In the style of Arther Fiedler's Boston Pops Orchestra, this concert features a delightful blend of light classics and up-tempo pops. With composers from around the world, enjoy this fresh look at Summer Pops in one of Conductor Scott O'Neil's final concerts with the talented musicans

Colorado Dance Center: The Ruby Slippers

Jul 31 - Aug 1, 2015
A new tornado puts a spin on a classic story, and Oz characters find themselves trapped in Kansas! This new strange land of Cowboys & Farmers have the Witch, Lion, Scarecrow, and Tin Dancer searching for Dorothy in order to find their way home, but does magic exist in Kansas?

SF Family Tree: Big Bubble Circus

July 26, 2015
SF Family Tree is back with a fun family party! Join us as we welcome Big Bubble Circus to our Sensory-Friendly series. After the show, stay around for a party sponsored by the Lone Tree Youth Commission. 

Comedian Sam Adams

July 25, 2015
No profanity and no lewd comments make Sam Adams the in-demand comedian for those that enjoy a good laugh. Join us as we switch from “Tunes on the Terrace” to “Laughter on the Lawn” for one night only! Winner at the 2009 Great American Comedy Festival, Sam offers clever co

Switchback

July 10, 2015
Brian FitzGerald and Martin McCormack of the duo Switchback have been playing their brand of eclectic Celtic and Americana music to sold-out crowds around the world for over twenty years. This talented pair bring a mix of Irish music, fast-pickin’ bluegrass, contemporary country, and a weal

A Paris Holiday

July 8, 2015
Chanteuse Marta Burton, French accordionist Jeff Hooton and clarinetist Rex Spease serve up a savory selection of classic French fare and evocative popular songs from the 1940s. Stroll through the streets of Paris, duck into a speakeasy, and find yourself enchanted by the magic of France.

Kathy Kosins

June 27, 2015
The Chicago Tribune dubbed her "One of the most alluring voices in Jazz." Jazz Times says "Kosins is a delightful surprise... reminiscent of Peggy Lee...worthy of Dinah Washington." Inside Connection claimed "If Jazz had four seasons, Kathy Kosins would be spring." We say this is one show not to

Soundscapes of Japan

June 23, 2015
This tranquil concert will take you to the Land of the Rising Sun as Master Kakizakai Kaoru showcases an ancient Japanese flute, the shakuhachi. This truly unique experience brings a new cultural experience to Lone Tree.

Afrosippi Band

June 20, 2015
Kick off this year’s Tunes season with a blend of blues, R&B, rock and roll, soul, and a sprinkle of Cajun. This high-energy band was recognized at the International Blues Challenge for their Mississippi sound and has played shows throughout Colorado to enthusiastic crowds. Don’t miss

Metropolitan Academy of Dance: La Vingt - Neuvieme

Jun 12 - Jun 13, 2015
A dance show for a family audience.

Violas in England

June 10, 2015
Violas may look like the cousin of the violin, but there is a lot of music out there that highlights its unique sound. Violas in England spotlights a variety of music for viola and piano composed in the United Kingdom. Learn why the viola gained popularity in England yet was overlooked in other p

Classical Ballet of Colorado: Russian Treasures

June 6, 2015
Enjoy works in a variety of styles (contemporary ballet, jazz, modem) performed by CBC students, followed by a series of classical pieces choreographed by Russian ballet masters, performed by CBC's most advanced students and professional guest artists.

LTAC Guild: Annual Fashion Show

June 3, 2015
11:30am-1:30pm Support the Lone Tree Arts Center Guild by attending this year's fashion show. This fun event has become an annual favorite with a chance to mix, mingle, and enjoy the latest fashions. Fashions will be provided by SUNDANCE at Park Meadows Retail Resort and will include fash

Boutique Dance Academy's 4th Annual Recital

May 30, 2015
Boutique Dance Academy welcomes you to join us for our 4th Annual Dance Recital. Celebrate our adorable young dancers as they demonstrate what they’ve accomplished throughout their season of training. The show will consist of our Combo Class Dancers ages 3-5 and will feature a few special a

Seussical Jr. Presented by American Academy

May 22 - May 23, 2015
Horton the Elephant, the Cat in the Hat, and all of your favorite Dr. Seuss characters spring to life onstage in Seussical JR., a fantastical musical extravaganza put on by American Academy Performing Arts students. Transporting audiences from the Jungle of Nool to the Circus McGurkus, the Ca

Colorado Symphony: Brandenburg Concertos

May 17, 2015
Come witness the magic and beauty of the Colorado Symphony Orchestra performing the famous Brandenburg Concertos of Johann Sebastian Bach.  Few musical works are as loved as these concertos, from Bach’s happiest and most productive period.  Don’t miss this rare opportunity t

SF Family Tree: Fancy Nancy

May 16, 2015
This series is designed for families and audiences of all ages to experience sensory-friendly, relaxed performances together. Modifications will be made to this performance to make the show more accessible to individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities.

Fancy Nancy

May 14 - May 16, 2015
Fancy Nancy and her friends Bree, Rhonda, Wanda, and Lionel are going to be performing in their very first show, “Deep Sea Dances.” Nancy is positive, that’s fancy for 100 percent sure, that she and Bree will be picked to be mermaids. When another girl wins the coveted role of t

Jazz in the Afternoon

May 13, 2015
Art Bouton leads a group of musicians from the Colorado Jazz Repertory Orchestra as they add some jazz to your afternoon with a swingin’ new concert.

American Academy Spring Showcase

May 11, 2015
American Academy Performing Arts students come together to display their hard work accomplished during the spring semester. Students perform songs in band, orchestra, choir, and dance.

Littleton Youth Ballet: Hansel and Gretel

May 9 - May 10, 2015
The legendary fairy tale of Hansel and Gretel has been envisioned as a ballet that is perfect for children.   Follow Hansel and Gretel through the woods as they encounter woodland creatures and fairies, discover a beautiful cottage made of gingerbread, and meet a comical Witch as well.&

Lone Tree Symphony Orchestra: Carmina Burana

May 8, 2015
The Lone Tree Symphony Orchestra teams up with the Castle Rock Chorale, the Colorado Women’s Chorale, and Young Voices of Colorado to present Carl Orff’s magical masterpiece, “Carmina Burana.” This visceral, sensual cantata contains some of today’s most frequently he

Seedlings: Big Bubble Circus

May 5, 2015
The hilarious and multi-talented clown Jim Jackson returns to LTAC after rave reviews. Everyone loves making bubbles, but what if it was a bubble big enough to stand in? See bubbles come to life in this enchanting show!

CYT Denver: Shrek The Musical

Apr 30 - May 3, 2015
Join the students of CYT Denver as they present Shrek the Musical. Everyone's favorite ogre is back in the hilarious stage spectacle based on the Oscar-winning smash hit film.
 Based on the Oscar-winning DreamWorks Animation film, Shrek The Musical is a TONY Award-winning fairy

Jarrod Spector: A Little Help From My Friends

April 26, 2015
The star of Jersey Boys, Jarrod played the iconic “Frankie Valli” for four years on Broadway, garnering standing ovations night after night. Currently starring in Broadway's Beautiful: The Carole King Musical, Jarrod earned his first Tony nomination for his portrayal of

Wonderbound – Boomtown

April 25, 2015
The wildly creative and inspirational dance company Wonderbound makes its LTAC debut in this Colorado-themed performance. Collaborating with Chimney Choir (quite possibly Denver’s most adventurous folk/rock band), the company asks you to journey into the realms of personal myth and the powe

Denver Concert Band: Young Artist Concert

April 19, 2015
The Denver Concert Band presents its Young Artist Concert, featuring the winner of their annual contest among area high schools. Over the years, they've showcased remarkable local talent, and this concert is always a crowd pleaser. In addition, they will feature a program revolving around the

Yellowjackets

April 17, 2015
The Yellowjackets’ name has been synonymous with jazz-fusion and smooth jazz for over 30 years. With twenty-five albums under their belt, this quartet has evolved their band members and their sound over their illustrious career. After touring all over the world with their signature blend, t

Lone Tree Arts Center Guild: An Evening With Pat Craig

April 16, 2015
Pat Craig began saving thousands of “surplus” zoo animals who were kept in tiny cages with many being euthanized on a daily basis. This mission led, 34 years later, to the largest non-profit sanctuary in the Western Hemisphere dedicated exclusively to the rescue of captive exotic and

Passport to Culture: Rhythm

April 12, 2015
This exciting assembly explores rhythm as it has come out of Africa through the Caribbean, Brazil and up through the Americas. Participants will see how various rhythms have contributed to today’s popular sounds. Through lecture, demonstration and hands on participation, students will not o

Seedlings: Thunderbirds

April 7, 2015
From the people that brought you last year’s Top Hogs come Thunderbirds, the incredible trained parrots! These talented birds take tricks to the next level – no “Polly want a cracker” here!

The 39 Steps

Apr 2 - Apr 11, 2015
Mix a Hitchcock masterpiece with a juicy spy novel, add a dash of screwball comedy and you have The 39 Steps, a fast-paced whodunit for anyone who loves the magic of theatre! This Tony award-winning treat is packed with nonstop laughs, over 150 zany characters (played by a ridiculously talented c

The Great Ladies of Jazz with the CJRO

March 23, 2015
Grammy-nominated arranger, Grammy award-winning ensemble singer, vocalist, teacher, and lyricist, Kim Nazarian is an acclaimed and talented soprano. Kim is one of the founding members of the New York Voices, the only vocal group in recent memory to win two Grammys for live concert recordings (one

The Motones

March 14, 2015
What do you get when you put a group of insanely talented singers, a killer band, and a songbook of Motown hits together? The Motones explode onto the LTAC stage with all the power and soul of that classic era. Hit songs from The Jackson 5, The Temptations, The Four Tops, and Marvin Gaye blend wi

Colcannon

March 11, 2015
Authentic and joyous Irish music make this concert perfect for your St. Patrick’s Day week. Colcannon plays with panache, warmth and wit. Timeless songs and great musicianship transport the audience to another time and place.  

An Evening with Nathan Gunn & Pianist Julie Jordan Gunn

March 10, 2015
Nathan Gunn is one of the world’s most exciting and in-demand baritones. Appearing in this intimate recital with his wife and renowned pianist Julie Jordan Gunn, he makes his Denver area debut. Nathan Gunn has appeared with the Metropolitan Opera, San Francisco Opera, Lyric Opera of Chicago

CU College of Music: Shades of Jazz – From Latin to Swing

March 8, 2015
Students and professors of the CU College of Music, Thompson Jazz Studies will perform. 

Kiwanis Club: 11th Annual Stars of Tomorrow Talent Show

March 7, 2015
This 11th Annual talent show is a chance for performers to display their talents before an appreciative community audience.  For some, the talent displayed is the result of years of concentrated study because the instrument or activity requires just such dedication in order to reach the leve

Seedlings: Three Wishes

March 3, 2015
Be careful what you wish for, because you just might get it! Merry Andrew Afoot adapts two classic fairy tales into one hilarious play.

Passport to Culture: Wonderbound

March 1, 2015
This Passport is an interactive experience with the dynamic Wonderbound dancers. The program will engage students in an adventure within their own imaginations. You’ll see excerpts from Wonderbound’s most exciting dance repertoire and also have the opportunity to help choreograph new

Foundation For Celtic Arts & Studies: Spirit Of Ireland

February 28, 2015
The Foundation For Celtic Arts & Studies presents the Bennett School dancers in a medley of traditional and contemporary Irish dance numbers.

Lone Tree Symphony Orchestra: Postcards from Europe

February 27, 2015
Praised as one of the finest young violinists in the world, Linda Wang joins the LTSO in a performance of Max Bruch’s "Violin Concerto No. 1".  Also on the program, we will travel through Europe with Gioachino Rossini’s "Italian in Algiers Overture", selections from&nbs

Yesterado

Feb 23 - Feb 26, 2015
Back by popular demand from teachers and students alike, Yesterado is the imaginative and fun way to learn Colorado history! Based on various newspaper clippings from the 1890s, you’ll meet Jack Langrishe and Marietta Ravel - late 19th century performers eager to usher you back in time to s

Lone Tree Arts Center Guild Kickoff

February 23, 2015
The Lone Tree Arts Center Guild invites you to join them for their Kickoff Monday February 23 at 7:00pm at the Lone Tree Arts Center Event Hall as they learn about the committees forming for 2015, the upcoming initiatives at the Arts Center and the exciting events planned for this year. The Lone

Denver Concert Band: Marimba Magic!

February 22, 2015
The DCB welcomes Guest Artist John Kinzie, principal percussionist for the Colorado Symphony Orchestra and percussion instructor at the University of Denver, for this concert. John, along with two additional marimbists will present "Stubernic Fantasy: Concerto for Three Marimbists and Wind Ensemb

SF Family Tree: Unbe-weave-able

February 21, 2015
This series is designed for families and audiences of all ages to experience sensory-friendly, relaxed performances together. Modifications will be made to this performance to make the show more accessible to individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities.

Passport to Culture: Chinese New Year

February 15, 2015
The rich and vibrant culture of China comes to Lone Tree! Celebrate entering the Year of the Sheep with the Colorado Asian Cultural Heritage Center. The group will perform three different dances, each telling a story that embodies the culture of the Chinese New Year celebration. 

Songs of Love with Mark Masri

February 14, 2015
The Boston Globe says Canadian tenor Mark Masri is "…melting the hearts of female audience members like warm chocolate" and we agree! Masri takes center stage to deliver songs in a multitude of languages, with the common theme of love behind them. Part Andrea Bocelli, part Luther Vandross,

Opera Colorado: Romeo and Juliet

February 11, 2015
Opera Colorado Young Artists Program takes the classic story of Romeo and Juliet, the skilled young artists of Opera Colorado create a modern, abridged version of Gounod’s opera.

Opera Colorado: Arias and Ensembles & Romeo and Juliet

February 11, 2015
This two-act production starts with arias and ensemble performances from some of opera’s greatest hits. The second act is an abridged version of Goudnod’s opera, Romeo and Juliet. Opera Colorado artists bring talent and vocal prowess to this classic tale in a performance any opera fan

CYT Denver: The Secret Garden

Feb 5 - Feb 8, 2015
The students of CYT Denver are back with their winter musical. This enchanting classic of children's literature is reimagined in brilliant musical style by composer Lucy Simon and Marsha Norman, the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright of 'Night Mother. Orphaned in India, 11 year-old Mar

Seedlings: Once Upon a Time, Aesop's Fables

February 3, 2015
The Once Upon A Time ensemble of Colorado Symphony musicians presents a delightful storytelling program that stimulates children’s imaginations using music as a prominent element of the story. Aligned with the State’s Standards and Core Standards for Music, Language Arts and Listening

Yesterday & Today, the Interactive Beatles Experience

January 30, 2015
The Beatles catalog is the soundtrack of a generation and of our lives. Each audience member has the chance to request a song and share the memory associated with it. The singers organize those suggestions into an original performance for that specific audience. The band and singers don’t t

UNC Showcase of the Arts

January 24, 2015
Join UNC alumni in an evening of Arts and hors d'oeuvres, featuring presentations, performances, and an exhibition by distinguished students from The College of Performing and Visual Arts. The School of Music presents: musical performance by 2015 Southard Award Winner The School of Ar

CJRO Favorites

January 23, 2015
The CJRO will bring their favorite tunes to this incredible concert line-up. Featuring works from the libraries of Count Basie, Maynard Ferguson, Buddy Rich, and Thad Jones, you won't want to miss songs like “Stompin’ at the Savoy,” “Besame Mucho,” and “Blu

Passport to Culture: Cowgirl Show with Hunk-ta-Bunk-ta

January 18, 2015
Yippee tie-yie-yay! Giddyup and y’all come along to hear Cowgirl Kate (Katherine Dines) perform her award-winning western songs and stories along with the Hunk-ta-Bunk-ta band!

Jim Henson's Dinosaur Train Live: Buddy's Big Adventure

Jan 9 - Jan 10, 2015
Jim Henson's Dinosaur Train Live: Buddy's Big Adventure leaps from the television screen of the acclaimed PBS series to the live stage, embracing and celebrating the fascination that preschoolers have with both dinosaurs and trains. Created by the world-famous Jim Henson Studios, this liv

Vive la France

January 7, 2015
This concert will transport you to the City of Lights. With pieces from LeClair, Saint Saens, Franck and Debussy, this performance is sure to delight and surprise. Representing French baroque, classical, romantic and impressionist styles, this violin and piano duo bring a range of styles for your

SOLD OUT - Seedlings: Hunk-ta-Bunk-ta WIGGLE

January 6, 2015
Do you know how to wiggle? If you do, you can dance! Move around and have some fun with the show that has all the preschoolers giggling, smiling, and WIGGLING!

Swing Xing! Three Generations of Swing Guitar

January 4, 2015
Bucky Pizzarelli, Ed Laub, Frank Vignola, and Vinny Raniolo are among the most extraordinary guitarists performing before the public today. Eighty-nine year old jazz guitarist Bucky Pizzarelli has been thrilling audiences with his signature swinging style for close to seven decades. 

Conjure

Dec 27 - Dec 28, 2014
We've got your after-the-holidays magic! Join us for this fun and light-hearted magic show with a splash of romance and a side of comedy! Your help is needed to bring back our magician's dead assistant - can you help? Perfect for the whole family, Conjure pairs the spectacle of magic with

SF Family Tree: Home for the Holidays

December 21, 2014
Modifications will be made to this performance to make the show more accessible to individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities. These changes include lowering the volume of the performance, dimming the audience lights just halfway, allowing individuals to leave and return to their

Home for the Holidays

Dec 18 - Dec 24, 2014
Your holiday tradition is back with a whole new spin! Join us for an evening of Christmas songs old and new, focusing on singers and musicians bringing the warmth to your holidays with heart and a big dash of verve. Welcome back some of your favorite Toyz and special guests as Home for the Holida

Nutcracker by Classical Ballet of Colorado

Dec 13 - Dec 14, 2014
Classical Ballet of Colorado joins the holiday festival at Lone Tree this year with Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker. Over 80 professional and pre-professional dancers take the stage to share the magical wonder of this timeless ballet as toys come to life and the world is seen through the eyes

Colorado Symphony: Holiday Brass

December 11, 2014
Enjoy the celebratory and powerful sounds of brass as we ring in the holiday season! Back by popular demand, this festive delight features the Colorado Symphony brass section along with a guest conductor as they perform classic and contemporary holiday favorites.

Beethoven's Birthday Celebration

December 10, 2014
Born December 16, 1770, Ludwig van Beethoven is not only still one of the most famed names in classical music; he is also one of the greatest composers of all time. We’ll celebrate his birthday with a casual program of his “String Quartet opus 18, no. 4”, along with music for th

American Academy: Performing Arts Winter Showcase

Dec 9 - Dec 10, 2014
The students of American Academy Performing Arts in both Castle Pines and Parker will present a showcase of theatrical, instrumental, vocal and dance ensembles featuring students enrolled in our Performing Arts Academy. This program is guided by the performing arts staff of American Academy and i

Big Band Christmas with the CJRO

December 7, 2014
Big Band swing meets holiday fun in this concert! This sixteen piece big band will play holiday classics such as Duke Ellington’s "Nutcracker Suite” and will feature a vocalist to add a special treat to the evening. 

Lone Tree Symphony Orchestra: Let It Glow

Dec 5 - Dec 6, 2014
Get into the holiday spirit as the Lone Tree Symphony Orchestra presents a program of winter favorites. Sit back and enjoy a performance of best-loved music from Tschaikovsky’s The Nutcracker, selections from this year’s favorite animated musical Frozen, Leroy Ande

Cowboy Christmas with Sons & Brothers & Buckaroo Poet Waddie Mitchell

December 3, 2014
This holiday show will bring you back to Colorado’s roots as a home for cowboys. With a mix of holiday tunes as well as songs from country, western, bluegrass, swing, rockabilly, and gospel, Colorado’s premier brother band, Sons and Brothers bring a unique energy, instrumental prowess

Seedlings: Stories & Crafts from Douglas County Libraries

December 2, 2014
Our friends from Douglas County Libraries will bring some seasonal fun to Seedlings! With books and crafts that keep us cozy and ready for snow, you won’t want to miss this special Seedlings, complete with cocoa! 

Judy Collins

November 30, 2014
Judy Collins has inspired audiences with sublime vocals, boldly vulnerable songwriting, and personal life triumphs. Her luminescent presence shines brightly as new generations bask in the glow of her iconic 50-album body of work, and heed inspiration from her spiritual discipline to thrive in the

FREE Holiday Kick-Off

November 30, 2014
Join the LTAC Guild for this free event filled with carol sing-along, cookies and cocoa, and a whole lot of family fun! We’ll light the 18’ live holiday tree in spectacular fashion around 5:20pm, so don’t miss this annual tradition!  This event is free and open to all &

Warren Miller's No Turning Back

Nov 24 - Nov 26, 2014
This fall, Warren Miller releases its 65th ski film, No Turning Back. The newest installment pays homage to the 65 years of mountain culture and adventure filmmaking that has lead us to every end of the winter world—and this year is no different. From beneath the blankets of powder in Nisek

Passport to Culture: Birds and Dogs and Pigs – Oh My!

November 23, 2014
After capturing the nation’s heart on America’s Got Talent, Mudslinger the pig brings his friends for this unique showcase of animal ability. The Thunderbirds are parrots that do more than just shake their tail feathers; the Top Hogs will make you laugh with their playful antics; and

Denver Concert Band: 'Tis the Season!

November 22, 2014
Just prior to Thanksgiving, and getting ready for Christmas,  the Denver Concert Band presents a delightful afternoon of holiday music, mixed with other classic favorites for the whole family. Included on this program will be Sheldon's "A Most Wonderful Christmas", "Ding Dong Merrily on

Seedlings: Funny Bunny Magic Show

November 18, 2014
Smiles abound in this family friendly rhyming magic show that is written with little people in mind. Join Comedy Magician and Entertaining Educator Connie Elstun along with her friend Silly Billy the Funny Bunny as she takes the children on a magic journey to find a treasure of lost prizes. Along

Douglas County Libraries: An Unfortunate Evening with Lemony Snicket

November 17, 2014
Lemony Snicket*, author of the bestselling series, A Series of Unfortunate Events will be talking about his latest book, Shouldn't You Be in School? on November 17th at the Lone Tree Arts Center. This book is the third in a four-part series about Snicket's childho

CYT Denver: Peter Pan *SOLD OUT*

Nov 13 - Nov 16, 2014
Join the students of CYT Denver as they present in the high-flying timeless musical that will whisk you away to a place where dreams are born and no one ever grows up!

 Based on J.M. Barrie's classic tale and featuring an unforgettable score by Morris "Moose" Charlap and Jul

Duo Classica – German Inspirations

November 12, 2014
Duo Classica is back with a German spin! With Masterworks from Bach, Brahms, Mendelssohn and Clara Schumann, the concert is sure to have you exclaiming “Wunderbar!”

Seasons of Broadway

November 9, 2014
Stars from Rent, Wicked, In the Heights, Godspell, Memphis, and more singing the greatest hits of the Broadway stage.  Adam Pascal returns to Lone Tree after a long Broadway run in Memphis, and is joined by Mandy Gonzalez who played Elphaba in Wicked, as well as Marcus Pa

80s Night

November 7, 2014
Michael Jackson, Madonna, and George Michael live again in this evening of totally tubular hits. Tease up your hair and break out your leg warmers - this radical band is ready to answer the question “Should I Stay or Should I Go Now?” and asks the audience “Don’t You (Forg

Heritage Irish Stepdancers: The Black Sheep

November 6, 2014
Come enjoy music, storytelling, and dance with the students of Heritage Irish Stepdancers! The group will tell three Celtic legends through Irish dance and music. Beautiful costumes, exciting rhythms, and puppets help bring the stories to life in a show that’s fun for the whole family. Proc

America Its Time: Educational Business Conference

November 5, 2014
8am-Noon This educational business conference is hosted by America It's Time. For more information, visit www.americaitstime.com.

SF Family Tree: SMIRK

November 1, 2014
Welcome to the new SF Family Tree Series! This series is designed for families and audiences of all ages to experience sensory-friendly, relaxed performances together. Physical comedian Reid Belstock and innovative juggling ace Warren Hammond have teamed up to bring you their hilarious and i

Guys & Dolls in Concert

Oct 22 - Oct 26, 2014
Following the rave reviews for South Pacific in Concert, LTAC brings back the unique ‘in concert’ staging (full orchestra on stage with large cast singing and performing select dialogue) for another look at a classic American musical. The rousing energy of mid-20th century New York Ci

Colorado Symphony: Beethoven's Symphony No. 5

October 19, 2014
Dun, dun, dun, dunnnnnn… The Colorado Symphony takes on one of the most well-known symphonic works in history. This iconic symphony debuted in 1808 and has been played all over the world, audiences delighting in its unrelenting power and unity over all four movements. The first symphony to

Passport to Culture: Mad Science

October 12, 2014
Children will be dazzled and entertained as they interact with our Mad Scientists in this Fire & Ice show! Foggy dry ice storms, giant beach balls floating in the air, and even a special Mad Science “burp” potion will amaze children as they learn about chemical reactions, air pressure

Kantorei: Colorful Colorado

October 11, 2014
The a cappella choral group Kantorei opens their season with “Colorful Colorado,” a Western-themed performance that employs sight and sound to depict the grandeur of our Rocky Mountain state. Celebrated artist John Fielder’s photography will be set to music and displayed as the

A Night in New Orleans with the CJRO

October 10, 2014
Head down to NOLA with internationally renowned trumpeter Byron Stripling. Stripling is the artistic director of the Columbus Jazz Orchestra, leader of his own quartet, and constantly in demand to play with pops orchestras around the world. An extroverted performer who brings the audience into hi

Serenade

October 8, 2014
In Beethoven's time, 'serenades' were music for a garden party, or other casual entertainment. We think serenades work just as well indoors, especially when we get to compare one from Beethoven himself with one from a 20th century master. Whatever the century, it's elegant music

Seedlings: Sven the Juggler

October 7, 2014
The star of KidsFest and a Colorado favorite, Sven the Juggler takes any day from “blah” to “wow!” For this fall-themed Seedlings, expect to see juggling pumpkins and get a ton of giggles!

High Country Chorus: Shipwrecked on Gilligan’s Island

October 4, 2014
Imagine what happens when fifty Sweet Adeline barbershop singers, on their way to international competition, are stranded on a pacific island! Stranded with the crew of a Minnow boat, their chance to perform and share the art of barbershop harmony is not lost! Experience the fun dialogue, theatri

Lone Tree Symphony Orchestra: From the Sacred to the Profane

October 3, 2014
The Lone Tree Symphony Orchestra opens their season with an evening highlighting the classic struggle between Good and Evil. This performance will include Johann Sebastian Bach’s "Toccata and Fugue", Claude Debussy’s "The Engulfed Cathedral", highlights from the blockbuster Broadway s

Eating Words

Sep 28 - Oct 2, 2014
A disenchanted free-lance fortune cookie writer is entrusted with an old, well-chewed ball-point pen. Mid-scribble, she is overtaken by the pen's magic powers and must find her way through a fantastic kingdom by seeking and wielding words as best and as bravely as she can. 

Igor Butman & the Moscow Jazz Orchestra

September 23, 2014
Internationally renowned Igor Butman and his Moscow Jazz Orchestra are one of the best hardcore jazz units around. Igor Butman, now Russia's top jazz personality, is not only the artistic director of the country's best jazz club, he also leads the hottest jazz orchestra in Russia, and he&

Denver Concert Band: Your Passport to a World of Music!

September 20, 2014
Come along with the Denver Concert Band for a whirlwind tour of great musical venues! Starting with Chinese selections, including Michael Boo's exciting Dragon Boat Festival, they'll then fly down to Argentina for a South American sampling, including Death by Tango&nbs

Tonic Sol-fa

September 14, 2014
Tonic Sol-fa has carved out their niche as the nation's top vocal group. This quartet has been named one of the top five "must see" groups in America, has been awarded numerous original song and album awards in pop, gospel and holiday genres, appeared on NBC's Today Show and in the pages

Viva Espana

September 10, 2014
With Opera on Tap and Flamenco Underground, what happens when opera merges with flamenco dancing and music? An afternoon of sultry and flamboyant entertainment! This show promises excitement and drama with the same talent you’ve come to expect from Opera on Tap.

Littleton Youth Ballet: Alice in Wonderland

September 6, 2014
We invite you to enjoy the antics of the White Rabbit, the Mad Hatter, and the Cheshire Cat as you follow Alice down the rabbit hole in Alice in Wonderland. Featuring a cast of sixty pre-professional dancers, beautiful scenery, gorgeous costumes, and captivating choreography, this fun-filled ball

Seedlings: Doctor Noize

September 2, 2014
Doctor Noize inspires creativity, curiosity and character through music, art and words. In this Seedlings, the mischievous Doctor Noize will introduce kids to music in a fun and new way!

Frozen Sing-Along

Aug 29 - Aug 30, 2014
Whether you've seen it one time or one hundred times, chances are you know the lyrics to "Let it Go" by heart - and why wouldn't you? This year's top box office hit comes to LTAC with one mission - to get you to sing along! Join Olaf, Elsa, Anna, and the whole gang as you belt out "Do

Passport to Culture: Up Close & Musical

August 17, 2014
Up Close and Musical’s fourteen Colorado Symphony musicians will bring a whole new way of looking at classical music! This performance features  delightful short pieces perfect for school-aged children. Songs include popular tunes as well as snipits of traditional classical music. 

Once Upon a Time

August 13, 2014
Featuring Violinist Elizabeth McKenna Greenberg, this violin and piano concert will feature storytelling classical music. Music includes “Peer Gynt; Anitra’s Dance” by Edvard Grieg and “Romance” by Beethoven, among others.

Motown Party

August 1, 2014
This party will have you tapping your toe, clapping your hands, and maybe even creating a back-up dance with two of your best friends. The Temptations, The Four Tops, and The Jackson 5 lead the way in creating the “Motown Sound” with tight harmonies and groovin’ rhythms. Get rea

Colorado Dance Center - Dancing Mermaids

Jul 29 - Jul 30, 2014
Colorado Dance Center students perform an underwater journey told through dance. 

Chased

July 25, 2014
Fans of the horn-driven power of Blood, Sweat & Tears and Chicago will love this seventies-style jazz rock band. After many sold out performances at Dazzle, this Denver-based group brings songs from the band CHASE to the Terrace Theater.

LTAC Guild: Lone Tree Mayor Speaks

July 15, 2014
City of Lone Tree Mayor Jim Gunning speaks to the Guild and guests at a luncheon event. Come hear what's on the horizon for this fast-growing city and hear more about how the Guild supports the Lone Tree Arts Center.

Colorado Symphony's Tribute to The Boston Pops

July 13, 2014
After selling out quickly for the last two years, the Colorado Symphony's Boston Pops concert is back! Get your tickets early for this popular event with the full symphony as the evening progresses from light classics to Souza!

Scott O'Neil, Resident Conductor of Colorado Symphony

July 9, 2014
With his wit and charm, Scott O’Neil has been a favorite of LTAC audiences. Offering commentary to enrich symphony experiences, Scott blends humor with history in a relatable and fun fashion. Join us as Scott brings a program of piano compositions by Claude Debussy, including Clair de lune.

Kevin MaC

June 28, 2014
Rising country star Kevin MaC brings his unique blend of classic honky-tonk vocals and lovable charisma to current chart-toppers and songs you know by heart. After opening for stars like Martina McBride and Kenny Chesney, this singer-songwriter brings his individual style to Lone Tree.

Groove Nation Orchestra

June 20, 2014
Get ready to kick off the Tunes season with this awesome cover band! With a song list that includes everything from decades of Top 40 hits to Big Band swing music and from rock anthems to salsa rhythms, this group is ready to entertain!

Metropolitan Academy of Dance: La Vingt – Huitième

Jun 13 - Jun 14, 2014
A dance show for a family audience by the students of Metropolitian Academy of Dance. Friday, June 13 at 7:00pm, Saturday, June 14 at 2:00pm and 7:00pm. 

SOLD OUT! Opera on Tap: I Love Puccini

June 11, 2014
After selling out their last appearance at Arts in the Afternoon, the hugely-talented Opera on Tap musicians are back! Taking on one of the greatest composers of Italian opera, the group will present arias and ensemble pieces from Puccini's vast library of hits, including La bohèm

Seedlings: Top Hogs

June 3, 2014
In this fun-filled show, pigs will perform exciting tricks to music and the cues of renowned animal trainer and performer John Vincent. John tells a story that educates and weaves the animals through a series of tricks. From simple dog-like tricks like Sit-up, Lay-down, Play-dead and Fetch to unb

Orange is the New Black -Author Piper Kerman

May 22, 2014
In her memoir Orange is the New Black: My Year in a Woman's Prison, Piper Kerman recounts the year that she spent in the Danbury Correctional Facility for a crime she had committed ten years prior after a very brief, very careless dalliance in the world of drug trafficking. Today, P

LTAC: Annual Fashion Show

May 22, 2014
The Lone Tree Arts Center Guild will present its annual luncheon and fashion show Thursday, May 22, 11:30am-1:30pm. Fashions provided by Soft Surroundings at Park Meadow Retail Resort; door prize provided by Soft Surroundings as well. Master of Ceremonies will be local television personality, Nat

Dinosaur Zoo Live

May 19, 2014
Direct from Australia, Erth’s DINOSAUR ZOO Live brings an awesome array of prehistoric creatures to life on stage. From cute baby dinos to teeth-gnashing giants, your family will observe and interact with extraordinary, life-like creatures in this highly imaginative, entertaining and educat

CYT: Guys & Dolls

May 15 - May 18, 2014
CYT Denver is proud to present GUYS AND DOLLS. The show is set in Damon Runyon's mythical New York City, this oddball romantic comedy - considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy - soars with the spirit of Broadway as it introduces us to a cast of vivid characters who have become leg

String Quartet Favorites

May 14, 2014
It isn’t always necessary to have an entire orchestra to make an impact. Sometimes, four string players in perfect balance can produce exactly the right effect. In this program, we’ll feature Hugo Wolf’s high-spirited Italian Serenade, Samuel Barber’s melancholy Adagio for

Colorado Jazz Repertory Orchestra: Big Band Blues

May 12, 2014
If swing is the feeling of jazz, then the blues is its soul. The Colorado Jazz Repertory Orchestra will feature the blues in all its forms with a guest vocalist.

Bennett School of Irish Dance: Spirit of Ireland 2014

May 10, 2014
Irish dancing at its best – traditional and contemporary Irish music and dancing by the Bennett School's students.

LTSO: Guest Pianist, The Three G's

May 9, 2014
The Three G’s defines this concert as we focus on a composer repertoire of Gottschalk, Grofé & Gershwin. A guest pianist will join us for Rhapsody in Blue, a 1924 musical composition by American composer George Gershwin for solo piano and jazz band, which combines elements of cl

Seedlings: Up Close & Musical

May 6, 2014
Up Close and Musical’s Alla Corda will captivate little ones as they take a musical journey! Featuring five Colorado Symphony musicians, this performance will feature delightful short pieces perfect for young children. Songs include popular tunes like Seasame Street and The Little Mermaid a

Photo Seminar by Juror Glenn Randall

April 26, 2014
Many of the most dramatic landscape photographs are taken in "high-voltage" light, with sunrise or sunset light stabbing through clouds and brilliantly spotlighting a distant peak or sandstone tower, leaving the equally important foreground in deep shadow. Capturing a full range of tones in such

Big River

Apr 24 - May 4, 2014
This Tony-Award winning musical is both hilarious and heartwarming. The story sweeps down the mighty Mississippi as rebellious teenager Huck takes off on a raft with runaway slave Jim. The pair discovers a friendship that defies convention and defines the American dream as their adventure in

LTAC Guild: Wildlife Animal Sanctuary

April 21, 2014
The Lone Tree Arts Center Guild's April event is open to the public. This fascinating evening features a talk by Pat Craig, founder of The Wildlife Animal Sanctuary in Keenesburg, Colorado. Pat will discuss how he founded the Sanctuary, the captive wildlife crisis in the U.S. and the recent r

Passport to Culture: The FunKinetic Project

April 13, 2014
The FunKinetic Project is a unique blend of entertainment and education designed to teach the fundamentals of Hip Hop/Funk/House culture and history. The performance will be followed by an interactive segment designed to get the audience moving. Come along and learn some new dance moves and get i

Denver Concert Band: Calling All Car-eers!

April 12, 2014
Spotlighting our Young Artist Award Winner, this concert will feature songs of the the working world.

Doktor Kaboom

April 10, 2014
This is the show where science and theater meet! Doktor Kaboom will keep you riveted with interest and rolling with laughter as you go on a sidesplitting journey of increasingly spectacular (and often successful) science experiments designed to involve, excite, educate, and entertain.

Jazz 101

April 9, 2014
Members of the top-notch jazz group, Colorado Jazz Repertory Orchestra will join us to provide a bit of background and color to this exciting art form. Learn something you didn’t know about jazz or just sit back and enjoy terrific music played by masters.

Colorado Wind Ensemble, Space Music: An Extra-Celestial Experience

April 6, 2014
The Colorado Wind Ensemble takes a celestial journey featuring Gustav Holst’s classic, “The Planets,” and new music by award-winning guest composer Steven Bryant, commissioned by the CWE Commissioning Consortium. The CWE approaches the final frontier with “Ecstatic Waters&

Colorado Ballet: Spring Repertory Program

April 5, 2014
The power and beauty of three repertory pieces by Colorado’s premier classical dance company. This production will feature Traveling Alone, choreographed by Amy Seiwert, artistic director of Imagery as well as choreographer-in-residence for Smuin Ballet. Seiwert is an innovative choreo

Seedlings: Move & Groove with the Zoo

April 1, 2014
Get up and get moving and grooving just like your favorite animals! Can you slither like a snake? Move slow and steady like a tortoise? Join educators and live animal ambassadors from the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo to explore all the fun ways you can add a little animal locomotion in your life. 

Yesterday & Today, the All-Request Beatles Tribute

March 28, 2014
No wigs. No accents. Just great music sung in tight harmony the way it was meant to be. The concept is simple – every Beatles song has a memory associated with it. Was it the song playing during your first kiss? The song you listed to over and over after your best friend moved away? The Bea

Littleton Youth Ballet: Alice in Wonderland

Mar 22 - Mar 23, 2014
We invite you to enjoy the antics of the White Rabbit, the Mad Hatter, and the Cheshire Cat as you follow Alice down the rabbit hole in Alice in Wonderland. Featuring a cast of sixty pre-professional dancers, beautiful scenery, gorgeous costumes, and captivating choreography, this fun-filled ball

Colorado Symphony Orchestra: Vivaldi's Four Seasons

March 21, 2014
“The Four Seasons” is Vivaldi's best-known work, and is among the most popular pieces of baroque music. This colorful piece captures the essence of each season. Additionally, Concertmaster Yumi Hwang-Williams and Assistant Concertmaster Claude Sim will perform Bach's 

Passport to Culture: Tossed & Found

March 16, 2014
Award-winning juggler, dancer and physical comedian Peter Davison brings ordinary objects to life in amazing ways. See THINGS differently as ordinary, discarded objects come alive in extraordinary ways. Funny, amazing and sometimes poignant, Tossed & Found is contemporary vaudeville at its finest

Kiwanis Stars of Tomorrow

March 14, 2014
This is a chance for performers to display their talents before an appreciative community audience. For some, the talent displayed is the result of years of concentrated study, because the instrument or activity requires just such dedication in order to reach the level that is appealing to an aud

Randy Newman

March 12, 2014
In this intimate concert, the 2013 inductee to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame will perform his greatest hits as well as share stories and memories from his lifelong journey in music. Randy Newman is the recipient of two Academy Awards for Best Original Song (“If I Didn’t Have You&r

PHAMALY's The Glass Menagerie

Mar 7 - Mar 9, 2014
Tennessee Williams’ deeply moving and haunting classic about false hope and great expectations, presented by the award-winning Phamaly Theatre Company. Set in the Depression, an aging Southern belle longs for her youth and dreams of a better life for her children. Her restless son Tom&mdash

Seedlings: Jack & The Beanstalk

March 4, 2014
Join Puppeteer Patti Smithsonian in this hilarious version of a familiar fairytale. When the carnival comes to town, Jack and his cow get ready to join the show but a Magic Fairy enchants Jack's garden and a whole new world emerges! Giants, talking animals, a shy goose, and an obnoxious

Feet Don't Fail Me Now

Mar 1, 2014 - Aug 1, 2016
What do you get when you combine a world-class funk band with four rapid-fire tap phenomenons? An unforgettable show unlike anything else you’ve seen, Feet Don’t Fail Me Now mixes a variety of influences from beat-boxing to Mardi Gras.

LTSO: Images of Nature & Light

February 28, 2014
Get ready for spring and enjoy with us Images of Nature & Light, as captured in the various works of this concert. In addition to a very fun Salute to Cole Porter, we will highlight Beethoven’s 6th Symphony, named ‘Pastoral’ by the composer. Beethoven was a lover of nature who s

LTAC Guild Cocktail Party

February 24, 2014
The Lone Tree Arts Center Guild is looking for new members with energy, creativity and spirit! Attend this FREE cocktail party to learn more about the Guild, their goals for 2014, and membership levels and benefits. Complimentary drinks and hors d'oeuvres will be served.

Yesterado

February 24, 2014
Yesterado is based on various newspaper clippings from the 1890s. Meet Jack Langrishe and Marietta Ravel - late 19th century performers eager to usher you back in time to see Colorado history as you never have before! Pulled from the pulp of the newspapers of the time, this sharp, fun slice of sh

Passport to Culture: The Barber of Seville

February 23, 2014
Barber by day, matchmaker by night, Figaro puts his charm to work as he helps Count Almaviva woo the beautiful Rosina. She’s such a catch that her greedy guardian Bartolo keeps her under lock and key with the intent of marrying her himself. Crazy antics abound and even the Berta the maid ge

Denver Concert Band: Road Trip

February 22, 2014
Featuring our special guest artist, Euphonium soloist Adam Frey, this concert will be a musical tour of the USA, including Nestico's Salute to American Jazz and Frey's own composition, Variations on Yellow Rose of Texas.

Casino Night

February 21, 2014
Looking for a fun night out in Las Vegas but would rather stay in Lone Tree? Come and join us at the NEW AND IMPROVED Casino Night, February 21st at the Lone Tree Arts Center. A Full House Casino Company will be providing a night of fun, laughs and exciting casino action including poker, blackjac

Guitars & Strings

February 19, 2014
Guitars aren’t just for rock music, folk music, and Spanish music: some of the greatest classical music also uses guitar. In this program, we’ll sample chamber works for guitar and viola, featuring Schubert’s Arpeggione Sonata, along with Paganini’s Cantabile, Ba

South Pacific: In Concert

Feb 12 - Feb 16, 2014
The perfect Valentine’s Day date, this concert version brings the hit songs from this beloved classic musical to life. From “I’m Gonna Wash that Man Right Outta My Hair” to “There Is Nothing Like a Dame” to “Some Enchanted Evening”, enjoy this rare

Colorado Symphony Orchestra: Classical Music Meets Architecture

February 7, 2014
This exciting Colorado Symphony concert explores the elements of classicism both in music and architecture. Featuring commentary by a local architect and the Symphony’s resident conductor Scott O’Neil, this multi-media performance introduces the classic style for both the ears and eye

Stuart Little

February 5, 2014
Stuart Little is a little guy with a big heart (not to mention whiskers, a little pink nose and a really dapper wardrobe). He searches for a sense of belonging and a place to call home in a decidedly supersized world. When his friend Margalo leaves, Stuart embarks on a series of adventures with a

Seedlings: Linda the Jungle Lady

February 4, 2014
The Jungle Lady performs fun, safe educational shows featuring live animals. She helps make these amazing creatures approachable. Come join this exciting, unusual show, and have an opportunity to touch some of the snakes, bugs, lizards, turtles and a hedgehog!

Hot Club of Cowtown

January 31, 2014
Fusing western swing and gypsy jazz, this internationally-touring trio will have you tapping your toes all night long. The fiddle, upright bass, and guitar merge together creating music that harkens to the days of Bob Wills & the Texas Playboys while also incorporating elements of the Django Rein

Bunnicula

Jan 21 - Jan 30, 2014
This musical adaptation of the popular book follows Chester the cat and Harold the dog as they try to warn the Monroe family about their new pet rabbit, who might be a vegetable vampire! With clever lyrics and fun music, this show is sure to please any child as they laugh their way through this e

Passport to Culture: Chinese New Year

January 19, 2014
The rich and vibrant culture of China comes to Lone Tree! Celebrate entering the Year of the Horse with the Colorado Asian Cultural Heritage Center. The group will perform three different dances, each telling a story that embodies the culture of the Chinese New Year celebration. The Dragon Dance

Colorado Jazz Repertory Orchestra: Tribute to Maynard Ferguson

January 10, 2014
Pete Olstad, an alumni of the Ferguson Band, is highlighted in this CJRO concert. The group will perform everything from the theme from Rocky to “Maria” from West Side Story. 

Opera on Tap: Opera's Greatest Hits

January 8, 2014
Ever thought you could hum along to the opera?  You'd be shocked at how much opera you already know. We will be bringing out the showstoppers for this concert - the most famous opera arias of all time take center stage at LTAC. 

Seedlings: Wayne & Wingnut

January 7, 2014
Let comedy ventriloquist Wayne Francis & Wingnut barnstorm their way into your heart! Take to the skies with comedy and laughter as you enjoy Colorado's premier vocal magician. This one-of-a-kind show features many "life-sized" puppet characters, original jokes, great music and fun cartoon vo

SENSORY FRIENDLY Home for the Holidays

December 17, 2013
Modifications will be made to make the show more accessible to individuals on the autism spectrum with sensory and communication needs, learning disabilities, or a variety of sensitivities. These changes include lowering the volume of the band and singers, dimming the audience lights just halfway

Home for the Holidays 2013

Dec 12 - Dec 22, 2013
This holiday spectacular is an extravaganza not to be missed! Featuring songs from every decade, this is one holiday show the entire family can agree on. Back by overwhelming popular demand, we will see some of last year’s favorite performers as well as lots of new acts to enjoy. Expect eve

Russian Souvenir with DuoClassica

December 11, 2013
Russian violin and piano pair, DuoClassica, makes their debut at LTAC with a program that spans Russian music from the classics to the contemporary. 

LTSO: Holiday Concert

Dec 6 - Dec 7, 2013
The Castle Rock Chorale is an adult choral ensemble performing throughout the metro area at venues such as Denver’s Botanic Gardens, local churches and hospitals. In addition to Christmas carols, their repertoire ranges from the baroque to the contemporary. Don’t miss this early

Skyline Chorus: Occupy Christmas

December 3, 2013
The Sweet Adelines’ International 4th place medalists, Skyline Chorus of the Denver area, presents their Sounds of the Season holiday show entitled “Occupy Christmas.” Santa’s elves and even some of the reindeer decide to go on strike right before Christmas! It also in

Seedlings: KidzArt Squiggles & Grins

December 3, 2013
Discovering the pure joy and absolute excitement of creating original art is what SQUIGGLES TO GRINS is all about! Toddlers are introduced to the lines and shapes that make up the ‘language’ of art. This is achieved through creative activities designed to enhance their motor skil

Colorado Symphony Orchestra: Holiday Brass

December 1, 2013
Enjoy the celebratory and powerful sounds of brass as we welcome the holiday season!

Family Holiday Kick-Off

November 30, 2013
Bring the whole family to this fun, FREE event for all ages! Following the Scenes from the Nutcracker, the Lone Tree Arts Center Guild will sponsor our Family Holiday Kick-Off. Join us as we ring in the season with a carol sing-a-long and annual tree lighting ceremony. We'll have hot cocoa fo

SOLD OUT! Passport to Culture: Scenes from the Nutcracker

November 30, 2013
As a part of the Lone Tree Arts Center Guild's Family Holiday Kick-Off, this special Passport to Culture presentation brings scenes from the world-famous Nutcracker to the Main Stage. Ballet Ariel's presenation will feature beautiful choreography and costumes in this w

Warren Miller: Ticket to Ride

Nov 25 - Nov 27, 2013
This Fall Warren Miller Entertainment brings you its highly-anticipated 64th film, Ticket to Ride. The newest installment of the legendary film series takes ski and snowboard fans on an action-packed journey to some of the world’s most exotic destinations, including Alaska’s Tord

Denver Concert Band: Russian Holidays

November 24, 2013
The rich music of Russia, with a nod to the Holiday Season, including works by Russian as well as American composers, including Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker Suite, Alfred Reed's Russian Christmas Music and Leroy Anderson's Sleigh Ride.

LTAC Guild: Decorate Your Holiday Tree

November 19, 2013
This monthly meeting of the LTAC Guild will be a lucheon at 11:30am. Join the group as they learn to decorate a holiday tree with Pam Seldan of Jared's Nursery. Pam is a past Best of Show Winner of the Christmas Tree Contest by the ArtReach Foundation and is full of helpful hints to help you

Passport to Culture: Unbe-weave-able

November 17, 2013
Join children’s theater experts, Buntport Theatre, on a trip into Greek mythology! Weaving the classic myths with modern storytelling techniques, your child will become entrance with the rivalry, comedy, and drama brought to life. See the relationships of gods, mortals, and beasts as Unbe-w

Sylvia

Nov 7 - Nov 17, 2013
This fun comedy is a modern take on “the other woman”… if the other woman was a dog. When Greg brings home a street-smart dog named Sylvia, he and his wife Kate find their marriage in jeopardy. Sylvia offers Greg an escape from the frustrations of his job and the unknowns of mi

Bettman & Halpin

November 6, 2013
Join us as Stephanie Bettman and Luke Halpin share the stories behind their songs. The intimate setting will further highlight the stunning voices and expert acoustic playing of this dynamic duo. From deeply moving to funny, the stories behind the songs are sometimes as interesting as the songs t

Seedlings: Theatre Buds

November 5, 2013
Exercise your creativity with your child in this unique theatre class led by Pamela Clifton by acting out stories, dressing up, playing, singing, and moving.  We’ll bring our favorite stories to life and give parents great ideas on how to enrich story time in your very own home.  

Pinkalicious

Oct 29 - Oct 30, 2013
Pinkalicious can't stop eating pink cupcakes despite warnings from her parents. Her pink indulgence lands her at the doctor's office with Pinkititis, an affliction that turns her pink from head to toe - a dream come true for this pink loving enthusiast. But when her hue goes too far, only

Colorado Jazz Repertory Orchestra: Swingin' with Duke Ellington

October 28, 2013
“It Don’t Mean a Thing if It Ain’t Got That Swing!” What did Duke Ellington mean when he coined that famous phrase? The Colorado Jazz Repertory Orchestra turns up the heat and will have you swinging in your seat. Featuring internationally-touring jazz vocalist Heidi Schmid

CYT: The Little Mermaid Jr.

Oct 24 - Oct 27, 2013
CYT Denver brings you the magical story of the Little Mermaid. In a magical kingdom far below, the beautiful young mermaid Ariel longs to leave her ocean home to live in the world above. But first, she'll have to defy her father King Triton, make a deal with the evil sea witch Ursula, and con

Passport to Culture: Clown Around the World

October 20, 2013
Mr. Guffaw (Jim Jackson) sets out on an around the world adventure to discover what makes us laugh. Along the way we meet clowns from many different cultures and periods of time. Masks, mime, magic, juggling and a giant bag of clown tricks introduce audiences of all ages to our spinning globe of

Handsome Little Devils

Oct 16 - Oct 20, 2013
Look underneath the strange, wonderful fabric of the modern Big Top: circus, vaudeville, variety and cabaret collide at a break-neck speed in a beautiful spectacle of entertainment. You will meet an assortment of entirely unique characters creating a world which seams fantastical, yet familiar. I

LTAC Guild: Fall Festival Table

October 15, 2013
This monthly meeting of the LTAC Guild will take place 7-9:00pm. Join this group as they learn how to give your home a holiday lift! Get new decorating ideas and learn how to accessorize for the season. Lead by Judy Shiota of For Every Season, this meeting is sure to be full of tips and tricks fo

Colorado Symphony Orchestra: Appalachian Spring & American Classics

October 13, 2013
This program highlights nostalgic American music and features Copland’s “Appalachian Spring” as originally composed for a 13 member chamber orchestra. This original orchestration features several movements that that do not appear in the orchestral suite or ballet as variations o

Denver Concert Band: Earth, Wind & Fire

October 12, 2013
A delightful program devoted to all varieties of the elements, including Eric Whitacre's Cloudburst, Handel's Water Music and Robert W. Smith's Songs of Earth, Water, Fire and Sky. 

International Masterworks for Violin & Piano

October 9, 2013
Gems of great composers from Brahms to Chopin are presented by Colorado Springs Philharmonic Orchestra musicians Elizabeth McKenna Greenberg and Kelly Zuercher.

Viva Agua!

October 8, 2013
In this bilingual play, young Rosita goes on a whirlwind adventure to save her family's farm from a devastating drought.  She and her baby brother, Pepito, learn about the power of The Water Cycle as they follow water from the family's dried up well to the banks of the Rio Grande.&nb

LTSO: Phineas McBoof Crashes the Symphony

Oct 4 - Oct 5, 2013
This kid friendly high-energy concert features local artist Doctor Noize, a singer and multi-instrumentalist with a passion for interactive pop/rock and a degree in classical music from Stanford. He will dazzle and inspire this audience to be musicians and creators themselves. For more on Dr. Noi

Young Life Live

October 2, 2013
Get a front row seat to experience Young Life in the Cherry Creek Schools!  Join us for a Saturday Night Live- themed variety show, speaker, musical guest, and more! Laugh a lot, learn about what's going on with Wyld Life and Young Life for your middle school/high school students, and

Seedlings: Hooray for Fall Storytime!

October 1, 2013
Interactive storytime with local Douglas County Librarians.

Destination Freedom Black Radio Days: Jackie Robinson

September 30, 2013
Featuring a live Foley artist, musical guests and living historical figures, this live show is broadcast throughout Denver and often picked up on other national stations. This radio play explores the life of America’s first black Major League Baseball player. Robinson first stepped onto the

Tartan Terrors

September 28, 2013
Be prepared to laugh at this brash and rollicking concert that combines the best in music, comedy and dance. Bolstered by the blistering piping of a Two Time World Champion Bagpiper, the driving tones of drums from around the world, and an unbelievable guitar player, standing room only audiences

The Global Piano Experience

September 25, 2013
Three world-class and internationally touring pianists share their culture and heritage through original music compositions, performed in the acoustic beauty of the Main Stage Theater. With jaw-dropping technical skill and heartwarming passion, Lisa Downing, Bob Baker, and Julio Mazziotti will tr

Colorado Jazz Repertory Orchestra: Everything Old is New Again

September 20, 2013
The Colorado Jazz Repertory Orchestra kicks off its second season with some big band funk or - as Delfayo Marsalis, brother of Wynton and Branford Marsalis, called it - “booty shakin’ music.” The band will trace the origins of this music, beginning with Duke Ellington’s &l

Passport to Culture: SMIRK

September 15, 2013
Physical comedian Reid Belstock and innovative juggling ace Warren Hammond have teamed up to bring you their hilarious and incredible show for all ages, Smirk! Garnering comparisons to Abbot and Costello, maniacal goofball Reid and straight edge Warren, are a matched pair of performers with a dee

Littleton Youth Ballet: Wizard of Oz

September 14, 2013
Littleton Youth Ballet’s The Wizard of Oz is back by popular demand! Join Dorothy and her friends as they journey over the rainbow in this beautifully presented production that is perfect for the whole family. For more information on the Littleton Youth Ballet, please visit www.littlet

LTAC Guild: Autumn Boutique

September 14, 2013
This fun pre-holiday market is free and open to the public from 11-3. Join the LTAC Guild as they raise money for LTAC and have a good time doing it. Enjoy shoping for custom clothing, jewelry, furniture, and much more!

Dez Rubano & The Jazz Drum

September 11, 2013
It’s easy to pick out a trumpet or trombone in jazz music, but what does the drum add to the equation? Local jazz performer and historian Dez Rubano takes us through the evolution of percussion in the ever-changing world of jazz. 

Seedlings: Butterfly Pavilion with Miss Muffet

September 3, 2013
Enjoy an interactive story time with Little Miss Muffet and her loveable spider friends. Read a spider story together and visit with live spiders, including Rosie the tarantula!

Passport to Culture: Jumpin' Jazz Kids, A Swingin' Jungle Tale

August 18, 2013
The GRAMMY Nominated and Parents' Choice GOLD Winner for 2013 in now an interactive Family Concert! "A Swinging Jungle Tale" combines classic storytelling with fun jazz/pop songs where the whole family can sing along and do their favorite "animal dance" and become part of the show! Featuring

Tunes on the Terrace: Soul X

August 16, 2013
This 8-piece band is one of the most versatile groups performing today. This concert will feature hits from Motown, Disco, Rock, Swing, Top 40, Latin, Country and Reggae as Colorado's favorite party band has you up and dancing!

Opera on Tap: Back to School

August 14, 2013
Prepare to get schooled in the operatic arts and meet the wise characters who’ve got something to teach. Dive into teacher/student relationships with characters like Despina from Cosi fan tutte and Cherubino from Marriage of Figaro. This terrific group of opera singers works to prove that t

Seedlings: Kid's Comedy Show, Ann Lincoln

August 6, 2013
Comedy, Magic & Juggling aimed at the little ones' level, but still includes plenty of entertainment that the adults will appreciate also. The audience helps make the magic happen both on-stage and off. This show ends with a Live Bunny appearing that the kids get to pet, followed by a quick b

Tunes on the Terrace: Allan Harris Band

August 2, 2013
This New York-based romantic jazz vocalist is the ideal date night.

Passport to Culture: Story Pirates

August 1, 2013
Story Pirates celebrates creative writing by students from coast to coast in a loud, hilarious sketch comedy musical performed by professional improvisers and musicians. The show is based entirely on stories written by elementary school students, and part of the show is made up on the spot by the

Zikr Dance Presents Sacred Spaces II

July 28, 2013
Sacred Spaces II is a multi-media dance concert made up of original, contemporary ballet choreography and culturally sacred movement. Featured on the program are the Gurdjieff sacred movements "Shouting Dervish" and "Dance of the Brotherhood Olbogmek", set by nationally acclaimed Gurdjieff moveme

Tunes on the Terrace: Sons & Brothers

July 27, 2013
Western, swing, bluegrass, and Rockabilly collide for this toe-tappin’ performance. 

LTAC Guild: Preserve Your Garden's Beauty

July 16, 2013
This monthly meeting of the Lone Tree Arts Center Guild will be a lunch at LTAC. The group will be joined by Certified Colorado Master Gardener Amy Flanagan. Amy will povide some tips and tricks on keeping your plants thriving the hot, dry days of summer.  First time guests are invited

SOLD OUT! Tunes on the Terrace: Colorado Symphony's Boston Pops

July 12, 2013
Last year, this show sold out, so be sure to get your tickets for this incredible night under the stars early.

Treasure Trunk Theatre

Jul 8 - Jul 19, 2013
What will each new day bring? At the start of each class, the students will open a trunk to discover the spark that will inspire that day’s interactive adventure. As students use their imaginations to create characters and storylines, they will also learn to work together to overcome dramat

Tunes on the Terrace: Tropical Coyotes

June 29, 2013
The Tropical Coyotes are a fun, family friendly band that plays calypso, parrot head favorites and beach rock. Their frontman, "Big Bamboo", comes north to Colorado every summer from Mexico, his home base. The band has been been bringing the tropics to Colorado for fourteen years, and always feat

Musical Mania - SOLD OUT!

Jun 24 - Jun 28, 2013
Does your child sing into a hairbrush every morning? Learn the dance moves from popular music videos? This is the session for you! Students will sing, dance and act their hearts out by exploring popular tunes and fun dance moves. The culmination of this weeklong session is an original musical num

SOLD OUT! Tunes on the Terrace: Barron's Little Big Band

June 22, 2013
From Frank Sinatra to Michael Buble, enjoy great jazz throughout the decades! Vocals by Barron Steffen backed by a seven piece “little big band. 

Taste of Broadway! - SOLD OUT!

Jun 17 - Jun 21, 2013
Who’s ready to take a bite out of the Big Apple? Future Broadway stars can feed their need to act, sing and dance in this fun session. Using the vast anthology of Broadway music, this session will take students the next level. The final day of class will feature a showcase for friends and f

Metropolitan Academy of Dance

Jun 14 - Jun 15, 2013
A dance show for a family audience. For more information on Metropolitan Academy of Dance, visit www.metropolitanacademyofdance.com.

Danza Dance Academy Presents Beauty & The Beast

June 9, 2013
Come and join us in a celebration of dance! Danza Dance Academy has been providing the highest quality of dance instruction in the Castle Rock area for 10 years. To honor our 10th year dancing, we are bringing back our first year's show, Beauty and the Beast. This delightful story is told by

Classical Ballet of Colorado's The Best of Swan Lake and More

June 8, 2013
Classical Ballet of Colorado presents The Best of Swan Lake – and More at the Lone Tree Arts Center on Saturday, June 8, 2013, at 2:00 pm and 7:00 pm. There will be something for everyone in this exquisite performance. Enjoy an eclectic series of works ranging from ballet to jazz to modern

Seedlings: Katherine Dines Hunk-Ta-Bunk-Ta

June 4, 2013
Katherine Dines has performed around the globe since 1992. Featuring songs from her 11 award-winning Hunk-Ta-Bunk-Ta® albums, Katherine engages audiences of all sizes with movement, story songs, sign language, sing-alongs, percussion, zany props and more for a uniquely entertaining and educat

SkippyJon Jones

May 22, 2013
Skippyjon Jones is a little kitten with big ears and even bigger dreams! Sometimes he pretends to be a bird, sometimes he pretends to be a llama, and sometimes he pretends to be a whale… Anything BUT a Siamese cat!  

Passport to Culture: Beethoven and Beyond

May 19, 2013
Get ready for Beethoven to come to life! Classical music is often intimidating for young listeners; Kim Robards Dance has interpreted the complexity of Beethoven’s Symphony No 9 in a way all ages can appreciate. Using abstract sign language in conjunction with powerful dance, this Passport

Photo Seminar by Juror Weldon Lee

May 18, 2013
Join Weldon Lee during this half-day seminar as he reveals what he has learned over the years photographing his wild brothers and sisters. Topics include how to locate wildlife, tracking, and equipment for the wildlife photographer, but that’s not all

Valor Arts: Selections and Veritas Dance Recital

May 18, 2013
Valor Arts proudly presents an evening of student performances to showcase a year of learning.  Selections include performances in orchestra, choir, worship band, theatre and dance, followed by student Art award presentations and Valor’s Veritas Dance Company’s spring recital. Fo

Friends of Brahms, Romantic Favorites in the Afternoon

May 16, 2013
The Romantic composers were just that... romantic. Join us for an afternoon that celebrates that wonderful time period in chamber music when composers such as Brahms, Mozart, Strauss, Schubert, and Massenet wrote charming music for piano and violin. The duets include dances and lyrical pieces, al

Seedlings: Instrument Petting Zoo - SOLD OUT

May 7, 2013
A quartet from the Colorado Chamber Players of flute, violin, viola and double bass will perform delightful short pieces for young children, and then provide an instrumental petting zoo so that kids can try out wind and string instruments for themselves!

Lone Tree Symphony Orchestra, with special Guest Michael Martin Murphey

May 3 - May 4, 2013
This concert will be a magical mix of cowboy music and the symphony. Featuring world-famous country musician Michael Martin Murphey, the Lone Tree Symphony Orchestra will perform "Wildfire" and other hits with the legand himself.

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

Apr 30 - May 2, 2013
Alexander is having a bad day. A terrible day. A horrible day. To be quite honest, it's a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day. But then, everybody has bad days, sometimes. In this delightful adaptation of her popular book, Judith Viorst sets Alexander's rather trying life to music a

Passport to Culture: Wild Wonders - SOLD OUT!

April 21, 2013
That’s right, live animals from the Denver Zoo at Lone Tree Arts Center! Bring the whole family to discover the secrets of animal survival, habitats, amazing adaptations and survival strategies and other fun facts with the Denver Zoo’s Wild Wonders!

Central City Opera Presents Smooth Operator

April 21, 2013
  From Sweeney Todd to La Traviata, Music Man to Carmen, smooth operators conspire and connive – but oh, so beautifully. Don Juan, Cleopatra, Delilah and others from great opera and musical theatre stories sing some of the most gorgeous arias and duets ever written. Funny, jazzy, f

Colorado Symphony Orchestra: The Art of Baroque

April 18, 2013
Celebrate the art of Baroque with pieces by some of the era’s most popular composers, featuring Bach’s Brandenburg Concertos, widely regarded as among the finest musical compositions of the Baroque era.

LTAC Guild Presents John Fielder

April 16, 2013
Colorado’s  premier Photographer for Great Outdoors Colorado, (GOCO) will give a presentation of images of Colorado areas that have benefited by the GOCO’s preservation and protection efforts and have received GOCO funding provided by the state lottery. Show up early at the LTAC

Lone Tree Casino Night

April 13, 2013
Looking for a fun night out in Las Vegas but would rather stay in Lone Tree? Then join us at the Lone Tree Arts Center on Saturday, April 13th for Casino Night. Colorado Casino Games will be providing a night of fun, laughs and exciting casino action including poker, blackjack, craps and roulette

Hank Williams: Lost Highway

Apr 4 - Apr 14, 2013
A spectacular musical biography of the rise and fall of the brash, forever young, always legendary singer-songwriter who stands among the greatest innovators of American popular music. Follow Williams through his often lonely journey from backwoods Alabama to super-stardom at the Grand Ole Opry.

Seedlings: Story Time and Crafts

April 2, 2013
Stop in for an interactive story time with Douglas County Libraries. Children and parents can use their imagination to read and sing along with stories all about baby animals; then use their creativity to build baby animal and springtime crafts.

SFJAZZ Collective: The Music of Chick Corea

March 26, 2013
The SFJAZZ Collective is an all-star jazz ensemble comprising eight of the finest performer/composers at work in jazz today. Launched in 2004 by SFJAZZ—the West Coast’s largest nonprofit jazz institution and the presenter of the annual San Francisco Jazz Festival—the Collective

Funky Fairytales

Mar 25 - Mar 29, 2013
Have you heard… Little Red Hen Makes a Pizza, The Princess and the Bowling Ball, or maybe The Three Dragons Gruff? Starting with well-known fairy tales, this class mixes in creativity and teamwork to create a week full of funky fairytale fun. From sword fighting to fairytale commercials, s

Passport to Culture: Irish Dance - SOLD OUT

March 17, 2013
Learn about Irish culture and dance as the Bennett School of Irish Dance entrance you with their swift steps of traditional and modern solo steps. The audience can participate in Ceili (party) steps to show off their own Irish flair.

Wizard of Oz

Mar 16 - Mar 17, 2013
Littleton Youth Ballet will be performing The Wizard of Oz, designed to entertain children and adults alike! This magical production features talented young dancers as well as beautiful scenery and costumes. Follow Dorothy and her friends as the journey to the Emerald City and discover that there

Kilts & Classics

March 14, 2013
With St. Patrick's Day fast approaching, join us for an evening of songs and instrumental works. We'll have a dash of Irish flavor, with a bit of variety, too. Wearing green is not required! Our concert host Betsy Schwarm will share some behind the scenes stories about the music.

The Doo Wop Project

March 11, 2013
Starring leading cast members direct from the Tony Award Winning Broadway smash, Jersey Boys, this evening will include classic songs from the doo-wop era as well as some modern day surprises. This fun-filled evening features five stellar singers and five hot musicians swinging and singing songs

Hip Hop Essentials

Mar 9 - Apr 6, 2013
For the rising dance star…In this class students will learn the basics of Hip-Hop dance including: how to break, pop, top rock, float, tut and much more. All participants will increase flexibility and total body awareness while learning new techniques to retain choreography.

Inspire Creative Presents: An Evening on Broadway

Mar 8 - Mar 10, 2013
Inspire Creative presents An Evening on Broadway, a production of music and dance selections from a variety of Broadway favorites like South Pacific, Singin' In The Rain, The Book of Mormon, Grease, Newsies, The Producer's, and more! An Evening on Broadway offers entertainment for all age

WEATHER ALERT

Mar 8 - Mar 10, 2013
Due to the snow storm expected throughout the area, the 2:00pm performance on Saturday, March 9 has been cancelled for Inspire Creative's Evening on Broadway. All other performances will continue as scheduled.

Seedlings: Stories Alive

March 5, 2013
Join Meghan Casey with Rocky Mountain Puppets for an incredible story time where characters from the story magically come to life. An exciting and interactive experience for all – one that your child will always remember.

Kiwanis Club of Castle Rock Presents: Stars of Tomorrow

March 2, 2013
Ninth Annual Stars of Tomorrow talent contest is open to all students of Douglas County. Stars provide participants an opportunity to showcase their talents while meeting performers from around the county. Contestants are grouped into 3 age groups and a cash prize is awarded to the best in e

Lone Tree Symphony Orchestra: Backpacking Through Europe

March 1, 2013
  The Lone Tree Symphony Orchestra will present Backpacking Through Europe, a program featuring familiar masterworks that musically depict the landscapes and folk cultures one might experience during a tour of Europe. The program will include Russian Easter Overture by Nicolai Rimsky-Kor

Black Radio Days

February 25, 2013
Destination Freedom: Black Radio Days is a radio series aired on KGNU 88.5 FM. Recreating the feel and focus of the original broadcasts of Richard Durham in 1940’s and 50’s Chicago, Producer donnie l. betts explores the magic of radio from a different era with a sharp focus on famous

Passport to Culture: Wee Be Green

February 17, 2013
Join the Wee Noteables as they help uncover a mix up when a young boy named Frank thinks he's going to have to move to Greenland when his parents say they're "going green". On the journey, Frank meets a puppet friend named Wendell Worm who finds he is displaced from his home when they "pa

Denver Concert Band

February 16, 2013
The Denver Concert Band invites you to enjoy their annual Guest Artist concert featuring Jennifer Bouton, Piccolo, of the Milwaukee Symphony. This year's theme is "Love is in the Air".  Ms. Bouton will perform the A Lindisfarne Rhapsody for Flute by Philip Sparke which is a virtuosic

The Velveteen Rabbit

February 13, 2013
"When a child loves you for a long, long time...then you become Real." So says the Horse to the Velveteen Rabbit in Margery Williams'' famous and much-loved literary classic. A plush rabbit, given as a gift to a young boy, yearns for the day the boy will choose him as his special playmate

Beethoven's Ghost Trio

February 13, 2013
A trio of piano, violin and cello perform the haunting melodies of Beethoven’s "Ghost" Trio as we travel back to Napoleon’s reign. Enjoy live music mixed with scenes from the movie Colonel Chabert, a story of the rise and fall of Colonel Chabert (Gerard Depardieu), one of Napoleon'

SOLD OUT! Seedlings: Linda the Jungle Lady

February 5, 2013
The Jungle Lady performs fun, safe educational shows featuring live animals. She helps make these amazing creatures approachable. Come join this exciting, unusual show, and have an opportunity to touch some of the snakes, bugs, lizards, turtles and a hedgehog!

Noises Off

Jan 29 - Feb 10, 2013
With breakneck pace and a rich gallery of characters, this hysterically funny farce follows the on- and off -stage antics of a mediocre touring company as they stumble from dress rehearsal to disastrous last night of their comedy play, Nothing On. In this play-within-a-play, absolutely everything

Essential Jazz

January 18, 2013
  The Colorado Jazz Repertory Orchestra takes the stage for this dynamic concert that will illustrate how smaller groups make up the sound of a Big Band. This will feature the Ken Walker Sextet within the CJRO.

Inside the Orchestra

January 18, 2013
Inside the Orchestra is an interactive 45 minute program that showcases familiar orchestral repertoire along with movie and television music that is fun for all ages! Music Director Tom Jensen, in his 28th season with the ISO, narrates the program while the audience sits in, and is surrounded by

Chamber Music Insights: Out of the Main Stream

January 16, 2013
With a repertoire that ranges from Mozart to modern day, small-sized chamber groups take audiences through this popular genre. This series is user-friendly and informative, both for newcomers and seasoned listeners of this classical genre. Betsy Schwarm serves as live concert host, providing brie

Colorado Symphony Orchestra: Giants of Classicism

January 11, 2013
Featuring one of Mozart’s most recognizable works, Symphony No. 40, this concert will provide an introduction to the true Giants of Classicism, Mozart, Hayden and Bach. Haydn’s cello concerto will showcase the Symphony’s principal cellist, Silver Ainomäe, who is a rising st

One Man Lord of the Rings

Dec 27 - Dec 28, 2012
After his sell-out performances of One Man Star Wars last season, Charles Ross returns to the Lone Tree Arts Center with his 70-minute version of The Lord of the Rings trilogy. Opening two weeks after the release of Peter Jackson’s much-anticipated movie, the Hobbit, Ross brings his hilario

Home for the Holidays

Dec 18 - Dec 23, 2012
From the team that brought you the 2011 holiday hit White Christmas we present you with a brand new holiday production wrapped with a bow! Starkey Productions and Lone Tree Arts Center, in collaboration with Paul Dwyer invite you to sit back with the entire family and enjoy some of your favorite

Chamber Music Insights: Beethov'en's Birthday Party

December 16, 2012
With a repertoire that ranges from Mozart to modern day, small-sized chamber groups take audiences through this popular genre. This series is user-friendly and informative, both for newcomers and seasoned listeners of this classical genre. Betsy Schwarm serves as live concert host, providing brie

John Denver Holiday Concert

Dec 11 - Dec 16, 2012
Former John Denver band member Dan Wheetman and noted director Randal Myler (Love Janis, Almost Heaven: Songs and Stories of John Denver, Fire on the Mountain) team up to bring you this classic holiday concert that will transport you back to a place that is sweet, simple, and full of promise. A c

Abrakadoodle

December 4, 2012
Engage your little Seedling in hands-on holiday crafts this Decmeber. Children and parents are invited to stay warm at the Lone Tree Arts Center while making their very own winter or holiday memory. All materials will be supplied. Hot cocoa will be provided!

Harry the Great

Oct 4, 2012 - Oct 4, 2016
A world premiere romantic comedy about magicians, their egos, and why you never, ever reveal how it’s done.

Opera on Tap: I <3 Puccini

November 30, -1
After selling out their last appearance at Arts in the Afternoon, the hugely-talented Opera on Tap musicians are back! Taking on one of the greatest composers of Italian opera, the group will present arias and ensemble pieces from Puccini's vast library of hits, including La bohèm

Seedlings: Top Hogs

November 30, -1
In this show, pigs will perform exciting tricks to music and the cues of renowned animal trainer and performer John Vincent. John tells a story that educates and weaves the animals through a series of tricks. From the simple dog-like tricks like Sit-up, Lay-down, Play-dead and Fetch to unbelievab

Yesterado

November 30, -1

Seedlings: Douglas County Library Storytime

November 30, -1
Interactive storytime with local Douglas County Librarians.