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Adam Goldstein

Reporter for the Aurora Sentinel, Muse-ings

Delayed run of ‘Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson’ to kick off Saturday

It looks like broken ribs, a punctured lung and head injuries can’t stop Ben Dicke from moving forward with his creative vision. Two weeks after sustaining multiple injuries that delayed the scheduled debut of the musical “Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson” …

Why I'm so jazzed to see the Jim Cullum Jazz Band

Why I’m so jazzed to see the Jim Cullum Jazz Band

I knew I was hooked as soon as I heard those first cornet blasts, those fiery and fierce melodic statements that hearkened back to a bygone age. The whole concept behind the program that I discovered by accident on the …

Vintage Theatre reveals two titles from upcoming season

Vintage Theatre reveals two titles from upcoming season

The Vintage Theatre troupe is less than a week away from kicking off one of the final shows of its current season, but administrators are keeping focus on the company’s long-term future. On Sept. 7, the stage adaptation of John …

Q&A with 'Book of Mormon,' 'South Park' creators Matt Stone and Trey Parker

Q&A with ‘Book of Mormon,’ ‘South Park’ creators Matt Stone and Trey Parker

It didn’t take long for The Book of Mormon to win massive critical acclaim after its debut at the Eugene O’Neil theater in New York last year. The musical by Colorado natives and South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt …

"Cabaret," "La Cage Aux Folles," "Avenue Q" slated for Ignite's 2013-14 season

“Cabaret,” “La Cage Aux Folles,” “Avenue Q” slated for Ignite’s 2013-14 season

Ignite Theatre company’s next season will feature productions of the musicals “Cabaret,” “La Cage Aux Folles” and “West Side Story,” in addition to the remount of the popular Vintage production of “Avenue Q.” Ignite’s Executive Artistic Director Keith Rabin announced …

When horror hits home

When horror hits home

I knew this neighborhood long before I wrote my first story for the Aurora Sentinel more than four years ago. The Sentinel headquarters on East Alameda Avenue sits in the middle of too many childhood memories to count. As a …

Athena Project's "Plays in Progress" at the Fox

Athena Project’s “Plays in Progress” at the Fox

The Athena Project‘s “Plays in Progress” series, a collection of workshop level stage pieces by female playwrights, is set to kick off tonight at the Aurora Fox theater, 9900 E. Colfax Ave. The six  new titles – Death By Hairbrush …

Live from the Seventh Annual Henry Awards

Live from the Seventh Annual Henry Awards

The Colorado Theatre Guild will honor the best and the brightest from 2011-12 season during their seventh annual awards ceremony tonight at the L2 Arts and Culture Center in Denver. Check back for a live feed from the ceremony starting …

"Avenue Q" coming to Aurora Fox in 2013

“Avenue Q” coming to Aurora Fox in 2013

Last year, Keith Rabin Jr. took time off from his full-time duties as the executive artistic director of the Aurora-based Ignite Theatre company to star in the Vintage production of the puppet-based musical Avenue Q. The show, directed by Bernie …

Silhouette troupe to stage regional premiere starting this weekend

Silhouette troupe to stage regional premiere starting this weekend

The Silhouette Theatre Company may be one of the metro area’s youngest troupes, but that relative inexperience hasn’t kept it from tackling tough subjects. That flair for the risqué is set to persist in the company’s production of Deirdre O’Connor’s …