For a truly worthwhile show, the Physically Handicapped Actors and Musical Artists League (PHAMALY) is a must-see company. The regionally touring nonprofit, which has been performing since the late ’80s, casts actors who are physically and/or developmentally challenged. The performers acquire and expand upon important skills, and the staff learns to adapt performances to integrate certain challenges.
1101 13th St., 303-893-4100, denvercenter.org
717 Lipan St., 720-946-1388, www.buntport.com
1080 Acoma St., 303-623-0524, www.curioustheatre.org
Year in and year out, the multi-theater complex showcases Denver’s most prestigious stage productions, from hot new hits to classics that lure fans back time and again. 1101 13th St., 303-893-4100, www.denvercenter.org
The lineup at this 13-year-old company gets stronger every season. Featuring a mix of regional and world premieres, Curious always lands at the forefront of Denver’s performing arts scene with its innovative, risk-taking productions. Most recently, we were captivated by Tony Kushner’s Homebody/Kabul and local playwright Terry Dodd’s Home by Dark. The troupe’s annual Denver Stories fund-raiser highlights first-run pieces about noteworthy local figures, and its Curious New Voices program teaches Denver teens and young adults the ins and outs of acting, stagecraft, and