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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 that...

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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Catching a show here would be worth a special trip to Creede even if there was nothing else to see or do in the area. High quality production and cast in a historic setting. Get... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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Ruston, Louisiana
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Ruston, Louisiana
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28 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Catching a show here would be worth a special trip to Creede even if there was nothing else to see or do in the area. High quality production and cast in a historic setting. Get you souvenir poster while you're there.

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Montrose, Colorado, United States
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We expected a typical small town production with Bob the grocer playing lead on a stage set with borrowed pieces and painted backgrounds. What we were treated to was a fine cast full of outstanding actors and a production team to rival those almost anywhere. We were lucky to get tickets to the opening night of August, Osage County. What... More 

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Thank touristtrekking
Creede, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015

The quality of the CRT productions is outstanding in every way and they can literally do it all! We never dreamed when we moved to this tiny beautiful community that we would also have the opportunity to experience such a top notch repatory theatre. What a remarkable and pleasant surprise! We wouldn't miss a show for anything short of a... More 

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Thank Jim L
Lake City, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2015

The Creede Repertory Theatre can be quite a surprise if you don't know that professional and upcoming acting students compete to win a place there for the Summer Season. The shows are diverse and professionally staged. The town is nestled into an historic mining district in the San Juan Mountains, where thousands of summer visitors flock to see spectacular natural... More 

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Thank Donna H
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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Spokane99206
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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 

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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!

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

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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1 Thank Gary M
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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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