Special Events

2017 POSTER UNVEILING & BIG RIVER BAND CONCERT

Friday – May 26, 2017
Unveiling – 6:30 pm
Concert – 7:30 pm
$25

Be there for the reveal of CRT’s 2017 Season Art Poster by Aaron Morgan Brown. Buy one and then rock the night away with, The Big River Band led by Courtney La Zier and featuring CRT guest singers.


17th ANNUAL NATIONAL SMALL PRINT SHOW OPENING 

Saturday – May 27, 2017
4:00 pm
FREE

This juried exhibition contains over 100 small prints from fine artists across the country. Whether you collect or just appreciate, come celebrate this miniature medium. Runs May 23- June 26, 2017. Sponsored by the Creede Arts Council.


2017 SEASON OPENING NIGHT CELEBRATION 

Friday – June 2, 2017
5:30 pm
$75

It’s date night at CRT’s season opening. Embark on an elaborate treasure hunt around Creede, following clues left by your anonymous pen pal. Once you’ve gotten your booty, meet up for appetizers, drinks and the opening of She Loves Me.


BILL BOWERS: ALL OVER THE MAP 

Wednesday – June 14th, 2017
7:30 pm
$35

Fifty states, thirty years on the road, twenty-five countries, one bunny, and a mime. Legendary actor and solo performer Bill Bowers has performed on Broadway, at The Kennedy Center, the White House, and in some of the finest grade school cafetoriums across the country. In All Over the Map, he shares indelible memories and characters who will stay with you long after lights up.


MINING THROUGH POETRY STORIES AND SONG 

Tuesday – June 27th, 2017
7:30 pm
$15

Join the Creede Historical Society for their 8th annual celebration of mining through poetry, stories, and song. All proceeds benefit the Creede Historical Society.


THE PAUL STONE OLYMPICS

Monday – July 24th, 2017
2 pm
FREE to Attend

Ever wanted to race a belt sander? Got a hankering to bowl with fire? Unleash your inner pyrotechnic as we honor the life and legacy of the inimitable Paul Stone with a series of competitive events designed in his image.


PANTS ON FIRE-WORKS!

Friday – July 28th, 2017
12 pm
The Ruth
FREE (with a ticket to Pants on Fire)

There’s nothing more exciting than watching our Pants on Fire actors make up an entire musical right on the spot. Now it’s your chance to tag along on the journey, but this time…you’re the star! Learn some awesome improv skills and then put them to use alongside the cast!


RED HOT PATRIOT

Tuesday – August 15th, 2017
Wednesday – August 16th, 2017

7:30 pm
The Ruth
$50

Award-winning actress Rhonda Brown returns for another sizzling turn as Molly Ivins, the brassy Texan reporter whose sharp-tongued humor and unabashed liberal journalism skyrocketed her to the national stage.


ORDINARY LIGHT:
FIRESIDE READINGS WITH JOHN GREEN & FRIENDS

Tuesday August 29th, 2017
7 pm
Sunnyside Chapel
Pay what you can

Step into an evening of poetry and song courtesy of local storyteller John Green and a few of his friends. Poignant and heartwarming, John’s new book of poems will stir you with gratitude for the small miracles that surround us all.