Ages 4 – 18July 7 – 17 1pm – 5pm
Performance: July 18th
$30 Each workshop – $50 for both
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611 N MAIN ST, PUEBLO, CO
Knight at Dawn
Based on the bestselling book by Mary Pope Osborne, Jack and Anne travel to the middle ages and learn the power of hope. Brother and sister Jack and Annie visit the Magic Tree House filled with a magnificent collection of books that can transport the reader to wonderful faraway settings. As they read a book about knights and the Middle Ages, Annie is intrigued by the Black Knight and the mysterious quest he says one must successfully complete before becoming a knight. When she wishes to visit the castle in the book, the siblings are whisked away to medieval times.
Tommy: A Bluegrass Opry
Released June 2015
“Ever since I was a young boy I played the silver ball” Maybe not your standard bluegrass lyric, but a line known by all the world from the biggest rock opera of all time, The Who’s Tommy. 45 years after its original release, this classic of classic rock has now been fully realized as a full length bluegrass tribute featuring Springfield, Missouri’s The HillBenders, the dynamic bluegrass quintet from Springfield, MO with high-octane shows, tight harmonies and stunning instrumental prowess, which has been winning fans and making waves. And they took on a gargantuan task. “Tommy: A Bluegrass Opry” is the Who’s classic and mighty rock opera cast solely in string instruments: mandolin, bass, guitar, banjo and dobro. The execution, vocally and instrumentally, is incredible. Conceived and produced by SXSW co-founder and longtime musician/producer Louis Jay Meyers, this Bluegrass Opry brings a new perspective to Tommy while paying total respect to its creators.
The Steep Canyon Rangers started as a group of friends playing music together for fun, but after more than a dozen years together, they are instantly recognizable as one of the most successful bluegrass bands touring today. Their recordings and dynamic live performances have earned them many accolades, including Grammy and IBMA awards, but most important is the devotion of their fans. The Steep Canyon Rangers are Woody Platt (guitar), Graham Sharp (banjo), Charles Humphrey (bass), Mike Guggino (mandolin), Nicky Sanders (fiddle), and Mike Ashworth (box kit).
Show is July 31st starting at 7:00pm
You will laugh, you will cry, you will be offended – but hey it’s improv we won’t leave any race, culture, or religion out. The Damon Runyon Theater presents once more Improv: Actors on Thin Ice. There will be a Family Friendly show at 7:00 p.m. and an Adult show at 9:00 p.m. with two stand up comedians in between. Andrew VanDeGrift will be opening for Bryan Dewar. It’s Ladies Night! Dual Show Combo tickets for the Ladies are only $6 and drinks for the Ladies are 2 for 1. Regular ticket prices are $6 per show or $11 for the Dual Show Combo. For questions or tickets, the box office is located at 611 N.Main, Pueblo CO. 81003 or call us at (719)-564-0579 or visit our newly updated website at runyontheater.org. Don’t forget to Like us on Facebook and go check us out on GoFundMe!
Hundreds of years ago the Addam’s Family ancestors came from the old country and settled on a plot of land in what is now New York’s Central Park. This was, of course, long before it was a park. The loveable family of creepy kooks is still alive and well and living in their super-spooky mansion in the park. However, the family, led by the elegantly gaunt and seemingly undead Morticia and her ever-devoted husband Gomez, is in turmoil. Their daughter Wednesday, now 18, falls in love. When she invites her new boyfriend, Lucas Beineke, over with his “normal” family to get better acquainted with the Addam’s household, cahos (including everything from an amorous giant squid to mixed-up potions to a scorching tango) ensues.
AUGUST 15, 21, 22 – 7:30pmAUGUST 16, 23 – 2:00pm
Contact the Runyon Theater @ (719) 564-0579 for more details.