Get ready to be swept away by the magic of the holiday season with the best theatrical shows coming to Denver! Whether you enjoy musicals, plays, or dance performances, this season promises to be filled with unforgettable experiences.
Here are a few that we have on our radar for the season:
A Christmas Carol (November 17 – December 24): This classic show can’t be missed – a timeless tale of redemption and the true meaning of Christmas. Playing at the Wolf Theater, this production is sure to warm your heart with its captivating storytelling and enchanting music.
Home Alone in Concert (November 24 – 25): If you’re in the mood for a little laughter and holiday cheer, this is the perfect choice. The “Home Alone” movie will be transformed into a live concert version with the Colorado Symphony playing the score composed by John Williams at the Boettcher Concert Hall.
The Nutcracker (November 25 – December 24): For those who appreciate stunning choreography and breathtaking performances, this is a must-see. This world-famous, beloved ballet brings Tchaikovsky’s iconic score to life as dancers gracefully glide across the stage in a magical world of sugarplum fairies and toy soldiers at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House.
The Hip Hop Nutcracker (November 17 – 18): If you want the Nutcracker story with a less traditional feel, step out to the Buell Theater for this fun take on a classic. Mashing up Tchaikovsky’s score with a hip hop DJ, this show celebrates the magic of the season in a fun and unique way.
Handel’s Messiah (December 16 – 17): For true classical music aficionados, enjoy Handel’s masterpiece with the Colorado Symphony and Chorus at the Boettcher Concert Hall.
So, mark your calendars and grab your tickets to get ready for an unforgettable holiday season filled with laughter, wonder, and joy! If you see (and enjoy) any of these shows, please let us know, as we’d love to hear your favorites.