Playbill: This week's performing arts picks

Cora Vette's Restomod Blacklight Burlesque at Voodoo Comedy Playhouse.
As a break from this weekend's flag-waving and fireworks, wouldn't it be nice to cool off indoors in a darkened theater for an hour or two? Here are some options -- ambitious, naughty or light-hearted, depending on your mood -- to chill with over the holiday.

See also: Dead Man Walking, Central City Opera

The Unexpected Laboratory: Surrounded
East Theatre, Dairy Center for the Arts
8 p.m. Thursday, July 3
2:30 p.m. Saturday, July 5

The Longmont-based Unexpected Laboratory ends its world-premiere run of Surrounded -- a unique multi-media, multi-disciplinary, collaborative piece starring ten young performers from across the nation -- on Saturday, before heading out for reprises in Chicago and at the Winnipeg Fringe Festival. Through theater, film and dance, the cast takes on the issues of increased violence in the modern world.

Continue reading for more theater picks.

Location Info


Dairy Center For the Arts

2590 Walnut St., Boulder, CO

Category: General

Voodoo Comedy Playhouse

1260 22nd St., Denver, CO

Category: Music

Germinal Stage at 73rd Avenue Playhouse

7287 Lowell Blvd., Westminster, CO

Category: General

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