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Doctors Without Borders Presents “Forced From Home”

From: September 04 2017 @ 9:00 am
To: September 10 2017 @ 11:30 am

WHERE: Courthouse Plaza 325 Pearl Street, Boulder, CO 80302

Presented by Doctors Without Borders, Forced From Home is an interactive exhibition and tour that takes visitors beyond the headlines of the global refugee crisis. With an experienced aid worker as their guide, visitors navigate a 10,000-square-foot, outdoor installation designed to convey some of the challenges confronting a person forced to flee. Throughout the tour, visitors engage with stories and materials gathered from refugee camps, sea rescue missions, and emergency medical projects. The immersive experience also incorporates virtual reality technology. Participants can see and hear the stories of displaced individuals and families living in Iraq, Lebanon, Mexico, Tanzania, and South Sudan in 360-degree and virtual reality film. Forced From Home seeks to convey the decisions that those who are displaced face each day and the humanitarian assistance offered to them by Doctors Without Borders. The exhibition provides a unique educational experience for adults and children ages 12 and older. Doctors Without Borders is currently seeking local volunteers to help with the daily operations of the exhibition onsite. For more information, please email Doctors Without Borders provides vital medical assistance to refugees and displaced people around the world – witnessing firsthand the impact of conflict and political turmoil on their lives. Forced From Home is a free, outdoor event open to the public. More information is available at Follow @ForcedFromHome on Twitter and Instagram for tour updates.

The Music Man

From: September 07 2017 @ 6:00 pm
To: November 05 2017 @ 10:00 pm

WHERE: Candlelight Dinner Playhouse (4747 Marketplace Drive, Johnstown, CO 80534) I‐25 at Exit 254.

“The Music Man" follows fast-talking traveling salesman, Harold Hill, as he cons the people of River City, Iowa, into buying instruments and uniforms for a boys' band that he vows to organize – this, despite the fact that he doesn't know a trombone from a treble clef. His plans to skip town with the cash are foiled when he falls for Marian, the librarian, who transforms him into a respectable citizen by curtain's fall. By turns wicked, funny, warm, romantic and touching, “The Music Man"is family entertainment at its best. Meredith Willson's, Tony Award-winning musical comedy has been entertaining audiences since 1957 and is a family-friendly story to be shared with every generation.

The Marvelous Wonderettes

From: September 08 2017 @ 7:30 pm
To: September 24 2017 @ 10:00 pm

WHERE: Lakewood Cultural Center, 470 S. Allison Parkway, 80226

This smash off-Broadway hit takes you to the 1958 Springfield High School prom where we meet Betty Jean, Cindy Lou, Missy, and Suzy, four girls with hopes and dreams as big as their crinoline skirts! As we learn about their lives and loves, the girls serenade us with classic ‘50s hits including “Lollipop,” “Dream Lover,” “Stupid Cupid,” and “Lipstick on Your Collar.” Later, the Wonderettes reunite to take the stage and perform at their ten-year reunion. The girls have experienced a lot in the past decade and are charmed to find that no matter what life throws their way, they will conquer it together. “The Marvelous Wonderettes” features over 30 classic ’50s and ’60s hits.

My Brilliant Divorce

From: September 08 2017 @ 7:30 pm
To: October 15 2017 @ 10:00 pm

WHERE: The Avenue Theater is located at 417 E. 17th Ave., Denver, CO 80203

In this brilliantly observed one-woman play, middle-aged Angela attempts to find a new life when husband Max leaves for a younger woman. Using a wonderful mixture of comedy and pathos, she recounts her journey back to happiness. "Observations about jealousy, loneliness and the absurdities of life. A sturdily constructed comedy with an underlying poignancy, the play could easily become a staple of regional theater." - NY Times.

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