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Creede Repertory Theatre

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Address: 124 N Main Street, Creede, CO 81130
Phone Number: 17196582540
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Creede Repertory Theatre (CRT) is a 501(c) 3 nonprofit organization...

Creede Repertory Theatre (CRT) is a 501(c) 3 nonprofit organization that serves upwards of 50,000 people each year. While we operate year-round, CRT is best known for its summer theatrical productions, which include: contemporary and classic theatre, audience engagement programming, educational workshops, touring shows and special events. As a cultural home for artists, residents, and visitors of the West, Creede Repertory Theatre will create a diverse repertory season of plays, new works, and dynamic education programs.

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Stunningly excellent theatre in this tiny mountain town

We attended two shows on the final weekend of the season and I was blown away at how excellent this group did. We saw "August: Osage County" and they actually sat at the dinner... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 24, 2015
Denver, Colorado
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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2015

We attended two shows on the final weekend of the season and I was blown away at how excellent this group did. We saw "August: Osage County" and they actually sat at the dinner table and ate, including opening two bottles of wine and drinking from them! Lines were flawless, every character totally believable. I've seen shows in New York... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015

This repertory theatre is amazing and outstanding! They celebrated their 50th year anniversary this year and I feel privileged and honored to having been able to attend two performances!! This amazing company has grown from literally nothing to being internationally renowned, and all in the isolated small community of Creede, Colorado! Virtually none of the actors are Creede natives, but... More 

Gulfport, Mississippi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

Had to drag my husband and 2 boys (ages 8 and 11) to the theatre- about 10 minutes into it--they were hooked! We had a wonderful time and would've gone again on our trip but we ran out of time!

Durango, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

We went to Creede, Colorado for a weekend of fun. I was totally unprepared for the quality of acting when we saw a play in town. I had heard the plays were always wonderful but I never expected New York quality in such a small and remote community Well worth visiting! We stayed at Antlers Lodge and loved being right... More 

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Independence, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

Ok, I confess to being one of the twelve University of Kansas students who started this theatre back in 1966. I was also in the acting company in 2011 (my fifth season with CRT). But this past summer, in celebrating CRT's 50th season, the theatre has reached another landmark in its production of AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY. I traveled 700 miles... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015

We had the most remarkable week of Theatre in Creede in late August. August:Osage County was beyond remarkable. The cast is 1st class...simply amazing talent...and, as dysfunctional as the family in this Pulitzer Prize winning play get, we found ourselves laughing out loud and quoting memorable lines for many days after. It was truly a tour de force. Our Town... More 

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rapid city, sd
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2015

Saw three shows in two days. All of them were well done. The performance of August, Osage County was especially good. Interesting the see the actors perform in different roles in each play. All of the cast and crew are professional and it makes for good theatre. Highly recommended.

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Highlands Ranch, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

Got to see one of the best repertory performances in the country!! Can see why so highly touted!! Saw the opening night of August:Osage County and were exceptionally pleased... A must to do if in Creede no matter what the performance is!!!

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Clarksville, Arkansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

We saw August:Osage County today at CRT. It was the finest performance we have ever seen. Every cast member was spot on. Bravo!

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

We were able to see each of the 4 plays which this talented repertory company provided in the 2 weeks we were in Creede. CRT is the reason for our annual visit for the last 4 years.

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