The 2019 Season

 

MARCH

THE LULUBIRD PROJECT

THE MRS. WHEATLAND PAGEANT

By Lisa Wagner Erickson

Nightly, Febuary 28 - March 9

About the play: Sitcom nostalgia, small town reality and gender norms collide in this rollicking comedy about about one woman’s search for certainty in an ever-changing world
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APRIL

PANDEMIC COLLECTIVE

LA VEAU

Thursdays - Saturdays, April 18 - May 4

About the play: Brigitte, a woman in New Orleans, is searching for her estranged mother when she begins having vivid nightmares about the bayou. As the nightmares become more surreal, a voodoo-esque magic bleeds into her life, blurring the line between dreams and reality. This surreal, spooky, and beautiful piece will feature live shadow puppetry designed by Katy Williams.

JUNE

CHASE & BE STILL PRODUCTIONS

YOU’LL FIND FLIES

By Dakota C Hill

Nightly, June 6 - June 15, 8pm, Sunday at 6pm, NO SHOW on Monday

About the play: Hellen Wellman and her family find their party plans for the patriarch of the household upended by the arrival of a young stranger. The Martin family soon discovers that much like politics and morals, family and the truth can be very divisive.

AUGUST

FERAL ASSEMBLY

THE NEVER SUMMER

By Ellen K Graham

Nightly, August 22 - 31, 8pm, 6pm on Sunday, NO SHOW on Monday

About the play: In Denver, circa 2040, city girl Lee works hard, saving up money to get her own apartment. But her plans are derailed when she meets the velvet-voiced Corva, who wants to lure her away from civilization into the unmapped wilderness.

OCTOBER

PANDEMIC COLLECTIVE

LA LLORNA

By Rhea Amos & Jamie Lujan

Thursdays - Saturdays, October 10 - 26

About the show: La Llorona is a play based on the Urban Legend originating in Mexico. The tale is that of The Weeping Woman, an infamous apparition who searches for her children and is known to cause grave misfortune to any living person who sees her. Our telling of this folktale will be expanded, warped, and twisted through the incorporation of live music, movement, and dance elements.

*La Llorna was a finalist for Denver Center for the Performing Arts’ Powered By Off-Center residency program.

NOVEMBER/ DECEMBER

DENVERWRIGHTS

Stay tuned for an announcement this summer about a multi-playwright collaboratio coming to Theater 29 in the final months of 2019. Dates TBD

COMING IN 2020

MR. VULFRAN’S CARRIAGE

(Dates TBD)

RIOT CONFIDENTIAL

By Tami Canaday

About the Play: Trapped in a riot damaged store in Denver, the leader behind the riots and two of its casualties meet.

 
Lisa Erickson