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Ensemble of "Hands on a Hard Body" by the FAC Theatre Company. Photo by Jeff Kearney, courtesy of the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College.

Theater Guide

Academy of Children’s TheatreTo use the art of theatre to build character, confidence and creativity in the lives of students in the Colorado Springs area. ACT is designed to provide wholesome theatre experiences, skill-building, and…

Academy of Children’s Theatre

To use the art of theatre to build character, confidence and creativity in the lives of students in the Colorado Springs area. ACT is designed to provide wholesome theatre experiences, skill-building, and content to help students develop their character as well as their talent. 

Academy of Community Theatre

The Academy of Community Theatre (ACT II) is a non-profit theatre designed to bring wholesome, educational, high-quality theatre to the local schools and the community. We not only invest in the actors in the show, but we also serve those who attend the show.

Alleycat Theatrics

AlleyCat Theatrics is a youth musical theater company that offers show performances, classes and workshops for ages 6 – 18.  We provide a safe and creative space for students to learn about and participate in main stage shows, musical theater workshops, dance classes and more. 

The Antici-pations Cast

The Antici-pations are a Colorado Springs Shadowcast, bringing you a different classic every season! 

Allyson Hackworth and Lainey Martin in Counterweight Theatre Lab's "A Collection of Things We Forgot to Say." Photo courtesy of Ethan Everhart.

La Burla Bee

Colorado Springs’ First & Only Full Time Cabaret: enjoy burlesque, caberet performances, drag shows, and more!

Cosmo’s Magic Theater

Cosmo’s Magic Theater, a 70 seat theater, is a unique and classy venue resembling an elegant Victorian parlor, and features world class performances of sleight of hand, mentalism, mind reading and magic!

Counterweight Theatre Lab

Counterweight Theatre Lab is a theatre group focused on intimate, honest, and experimental productions that ask important questions, stimulate the senses, and tell unique stories. We’re a proud partner of ARTx, which is a partnership between a few other performing arts companies in downtown Colorado Springs, including theatre, comedy, and improv.


Craft Production Resource

Craft Production Resource gives voice and exposure to fully developed, new, original, short plays with a unique point of view, written, directed, and performed by local talent.

The Dinner Detective

Looking for Colorado Springs murder mystery entertainment? America’s LARGEST interactive comedy murder mystery dinner show is now playing at the Great Wolf Lodge! At The Dinner Detective, you’ll tackle a challenging crime while you feast on a fantastic dinner.

Dragon Theatre Productions

Dragon Theatre Productions is a community-inclusive theater program of Imagination Celebration in Colorado Springs that creates roles for any actor who can make the performance commitment.

Dragonfly Aerial Colorado

Dragonfly Aerial Colorado offers beginning through professional level aerial acrobatic instruction as well as a performance company for everything from large scale events and costume balls to small ambiance work for wedding receptions.

Iliana Lucero Barron, Cheerish Martin, and Rachel Fey in Theatreworks' production of "The Taming of the Shrew."

Fine Arts Center Theatre Company

The award-winning and critically acclaimed Fine Arts Center Theatre Company produces an annual season of musicals, comedies, and dramas and has gained a reputation for high-quality productions and Colorado premieres of new American work.

First Company

First Company is a theater company based in First United Methodist Church that has been presenting high quality theatrical and musical performances for over 25 years.

Funky Little Theater Company

Funky Little Theater Company has a healthy history of producing world premieres, regional premieres, stage classics and many special events that showcase original work, women, and the LGBTQIA+ community.

Improv Colorado

Improv Colorado is an award-winning improv team in Colorado Springs, Colorado. (Awards pending). We specialize in short-form improvisational comedy, much like you’d see on TV’s “Whose Line is it Anyway?”

Iron Springs Chateau Dinner Melodrama

For more than 50 years, the Iron Springs Melodrama Dinner Theater has provided the Pikes Peak region with hilarious musical comedy and quality entertainment. The evening begins with a family-style dinner.

Lightbulb Theatre Company

Lightbulb Theatre Company is located in Woodland Park, and is dedicated to creating meaningful stories that inspire.

Millibo Art Theatre

The Millibo Art Theatre was founded in 2001 by Jim Jackson and Birgitta De Pree to provide new and original live performances in an intimate, accessible theatre for audiences of all ages.

Ensemble members sing in FAC Theatre Company's "In the Heights." Photo by Jeff Kearney, courtesy of the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College.

Opera Theatre of the Rockies

Opera Theatre of the Rockies is dedicated to the advancement of opera in southern Colorado through performance, education, and training, while building diverse audiences of all ages.

Oxymorons Comedy

Award-winning, funny, clean, clever, quick, God-honoring improv and stand-up comedy for all ages. Oxymorons have their roots in Christianity and perform both secular and faith-based shows with scriptural messages.

Red Herring Productions

Red Herring Productions provides fun, interactive murder mystery entertainment, historical speakers and characters, and emcees for a wide variety of settings.


The RiP is a comedy troupe that performs off-the-cuff, unscripted, live comedy. They use audience suggestions to create improv scenes, and play their own live improvised music in every show.

Springs Ensemble Theatre

Springs Ensemble Theatre is known for producing big theatre in a small space. The intimate theatre venue attracts an ever-growing audience and guest artists from the Colorado Springs Theatre Community. SET’s all-volunteer membership features professional theatre artists and community leaders who pride themselves on producing challenging, thought-provoking, entertaining theatre of the highest caliber.

Sean Verdu in Springs Ensemble Theatre's production of "Hand to God." Photo by Kate Hertz.

Star Bar Players

Founded in 1973, Star Bar Players is one of the oldest theater companies in Colorado Springs, evolving through diverse incarnations over the years. They are committed to high-quality theater put on by local theater artists.

Starz Theater Company

Starz Theater Company is a faith-based company designed to offer foundational theatrical training, dance technique, and vocal training in a safe environment. Students will learn fine arts skills, build relationships, and learn the ins and outs of stage productions.

The Stick Horses

The Stick Horses is a short-form improvisational comedy troupe that draws its humor from everyday situations. With a dash of audience participation and a splash of zaniness, the Horses entertain audiences of all ages.

Sunrise Players

Sunrise Players is a drama ministry that creates a safe environment for fine arts enthusiasts to grow their gifts and talents, foster lasting relationships, and proclaim the glory of God in community outreach productions.

Theatre Across Borders

Theatre Across Borders creates theatre in unexpected places throughout the Pikes Peak region in order to connect, inspire, and grow together.

Theatre D’Art

Theatre D’Art was founded with the intent to bring a new audience to the theatre and specialize in experimental, absurdist, and surrealist forms of the avant-garde tradition. They challenge audiences by bringing to light controversial or complex social issues.


Theatreworks is a professional, regional theater dedicated to creating challenging and innovative productions of classic and contemporary theater for the enjoyment, education, and stimulation of its audience, including the UCCS campus community, the Pikes Peak region, and the larger world.

Thin Air Theatre Company

Thin Air Theatre Company puts on professional and community theater in Cripple Creek, Colorado, including melodrama, musicals and more. From 2007-2017 TATC was the resident professional company for The City of Cripple Creek, CO where they produced 55 professional productions, setting a record for producing the most productions in Cripple Creek’s 125 year history.

A.B. Lugo in Theatre D'Art's "Manitou Ghost Tours." Photo courtesy of Chad Orr.


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