Theatre Salons

Theatre Salons, 2017 - 2018 Season

Have a passion for theatre? Join the Arvada Center Theatre Salon facilitated by Sahsa Fisher, recipient of London's Time Out Critc's Choice Award for her work in classcial theatre. There is a seperate Theatre Salon for each production in the season. You'll spend four weeks exploring the script, including scene study, character development and the play's overall themes and objectives. Each course will include a visit from the directing staff and/or actors, and includes attendance at a Thursday evening peformance. 

Theatre Salon Subscriptions can be purchased by contacting the Box Office - 720-898-7200.

A CHORUS LINE

  Thursday, September 14 - October 5, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
  Performance - September 28, 7:30 p.m.

  Tuition: $60 plus one ticket ($44) for a total of $104 

    Register for A Chorus Line's Theatre Salon , or contact the Box Office - 720-898-7200.

 

Everything is on the line for seventeen dancers as they audition for a highly sought-after place in the chorus of a Broadway musical.  Through this exhausting process, their stories and vulnerabilities are laid on the line as they ultimately come together and become one singular sensation! A Chorus Line remains as powerful today as it did when it took Broadway by storm over 40 years ago.

 

THE FOREIGNER

  Thursday, October 12 - November 2, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
  Performance October 26, 7:30 p.m.

  Tuition: $60 plus one ticket ($30) for a total of $90

   Register for The Foreigner's Theatre Salon , or contact the Box Office - 720-898-7200.

 

Charlie Baker, a painfully shy Englishman, finds himself at a rural Georgia hunting lodge for a few days of peace and quiet. To save Charlie from having to speak to strangers, the local inhabitants are told that he’s a foreigner who can’t speak or understand a word of English. Soon they begin to share their deepest secrets with him, and Charlie must decide what to do with all of this information. Winner of two Obie Awards and two Outer Critics Circle Awards as Best New American Play, The Foreigner is the perfect mix of antic comedy and celebration of how someone unexpected can bring out the best in us.

 

JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR® DREAMCOAT

  Thursday, November 9 - December 7 (no class 11/23), 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
  Performance November 30, 7:30 p.m.

  Tuition: $60 plus one ticket ($44) for a total of $104

   Register for Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat's Theatre Salon , or contact the     Box Office - 720-898-7200.

The best-selling holiday musical for many years returns to the Arvada Center stage this winter! Tim Rice & Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor® Dreamcoat is an irresistible family musical about the trials and triumphs of Joseph, Israel’s favorite son, his father Jacob, eleven brothers and a coat of many colors. One of the most enduring shows of all time, Joseph blends pop, country, and rock into an uplifting story of biblical proportions!

 

SENSE AND SENSIBILITY

   Thursday, February 1 - February 22, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
  Performance February 15, 7:30 p.m.

   Tuition:  $60 plus one ticket ($30) for a total of $90

Register for Sense and Sensibility's Theatre Salon , or contact the Box Office to register - 720-898-7200.

 

This isn’t your grandma’s Jane Austen! This rollicking, ingeniously-theatrical new adaptation follows the Dashwood sisters – sensible Elinor and passionate Marianne. When they lose their fortune, marriage is their only hope but can love, and marriage go together for women without money? Surrounding them is a company of shape-shifting actors who transform into characters, animals, and even scenery to bring Austen’s story to life in this goofy, joyous and deeply moving play.

 

THE ELECTRIC BABY

   Thursday, March 1 - March 22, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
  Performance March 15, 7:30 p.m.

   Tuition:  $60 plus one ticket ($30) for a total of $90

   Register for The Electric Baby's Theatre Salon , or contact the Box Office to register - 720-898-7200.

 

A folktale for adults, The Electric Baby combines magic, myth, and humor to explore devastating loss and hopeful healing. Six strangers’ lives collide after a tragic car accident, forcing them to confront the secrets, hopes, and fears that haunt their lives. At the play’s center is a mysterious baby that glows like the moon and draws the characters together as they open their hearts and rediscover that human connection, laughter and stories shared can redeem sorrow.

 

ALL MY SONS

   Thursday, March 29 - April 19, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
  Performance April 5, 7:30 p.m.

   Tuition:  $60 plus one ticket ($30) for a total of $90

   Register for All My Sons' Theatre Salon , or contact the Box Office to register - 720-898-7200.

 

Winner of the New York Drama Critics' Circle Award, and the first-ever Best Play Tony Award, All My Sons is a powerful American classic that explores the dark side of the American dream, complex family dynamics and a person’s responsibility to the world beyond his own home.  Based on the true story of an Ohio manufacturer who sold faulty parts to the U.S. military during World War II, the play’s central character faces the true cost of his choices and their devastating impact on the family he loves.

 

SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE

  Thursday, April 26 - May 17, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
  Performance May 3, 7:30 p.m. 

  Tuition: $60 plus one ticket ($44) for a total of $104

  Register for Sunday in the Park with George's Theatre Salon , or contact the Box Office to register - 720-898-7200.

 

This stunning masterpiece merges past and present into beautiful, poignant truths about life, love and the creation of art. The story spanning over a century begins in 1884 with George Seurat who is struggling to balance his extreme natural tendencies of artistic sensitivity and logical construction. Then story skips ahead, a century later, to Seurat's great-grandson, George who is also an artist. Present-day George is frustrated as he searches for his artistic path only to find the answer to his future is in the past.