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The 1st Annual Aurora Cultural Arts District Theatre Festival

SAVE THE DATES! April 18, 19 & 20, 2014 for a district-wide theatre festival! Participating theaters include: The Aurora Fox Theatre: Monty Pythons’s Spamalot! Vintage Theatre: Grey Gardens  Ignite Theatre: 35MM Join Vintage Theatre Productions, The  Aurora Fox and Ignite Theatre as we launch the first-ever Aurora Cultural Arts District Theatre Festival – three award-winning […]

Spring 2014 – Little Foxes Drama Classes

Play with us & exercise your right brain! Acquisition of performing arts skills builds muscle, brains & self esteem. Contact Lisa at (303) 739-1973 to discuss your child’s specific interests & abilities. “I will help you find the right class for your child, even if it isn’t one of mine.” For class details (location/times/instructors) and […]

Newsletter – January 2014

I describe Frida Kahlo as a Mexican Surrealist. She probably would not argue with the Mexican part but she would take issue with being called a Surrealist.    In my mind, surrealism involves realistic objects in unrealistic situations. The artist is often attempting to evoke a dreamlike feeling, create a discontinuity of time and space or […]

Monty Python’s SPAMALOT (extended)

SPAMALOT (we’ve added an extra weekend!) Book and Lyrics by Eric Idle,  Music by John Du Prez and Eric Idle From the Original screenplay by Grahm Chapman, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, and Michael Palin April 11 – May 4, 2014 Look on the bright side of life. A three-time Tony Award-winning […]

Newsletter – December 2013

Not only are we waist deep in holiday celebrations at The Fox, it’s also season selection time. I did manage a quick jaunt to New York this week in search of new show titles.  The shows I saw were great and, of course, the energy in Times Square was amazing, but it all felt a bit hollow. This […]

Newsletter – November 2013

We produce a great variety of shows each year but it is impossible for any one company to serve all of people in a city as large and diverse as Aurora. Thankfully, over the past several years, we have welcomed a flood of new theatre companies and artists making Aurora their home. Many of these companies […]

Read and Rant 2013

Read and Rant is the Aurora Fox’s script-reading book club. We meet on the 2nd Tuesday of each month from 7pm – 10pm to discuss 2 or 3 scripts that were assigned the previous month. The only requirements to become a member are that you attend the meetings and that you do not discuss the scripts […]

Newsletter – April 2013

The Fox is absolutely bursting with artists! Over the last few weeks we have hosted over 200 actors, writers, dancers, models, musicians and painters. Last night from the green room I could hear Ignite’s Kit Kat girls and our Church Ladies all singing out. We’ve had rehearsals in the lobby and warm-ups in the parking lot; dancers on […]


The Aurora Fox will be holding auditions for PAINTED BREAD by local playwright Melissa Lucero McCarl  (directed by Warren Sherrill) on November 19th, 2013 from 6 to 10PM at the Aurora Fox Mainstage. Auditions are by appointment only. Roles are available for an ensemble of 7 versatile actors, including 3 women and 4 men, ages […]

Newsletter – March 2013

The crocuses are coming up but I have not yet planned for my kids’ summer. If you have school age kids you understand the panic that’s setting in. I remember summers in the 70′s, riding bikes and running around barefoot. My mom was at home. But it’s not like that anymore for a lot of families. Maya […]