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Theatre Aspen Hurst Theatre

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Address: 470 Rio Grande Place, Aspen, CO 81611
Phone Number: +1 970-925-9313
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Theatre Aspen is a professional theatre, nestled in the newly renovated Rio...

Theatre Aspen is a professional theatre, nestled in the newly renovated Rio Grande Park. Broadway actors and local artists combine talents to offer first-rate productions in a summer repertory fashion. Musicals, plays and family entertainment are all featured...

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Not a bad seat in the house

A little hot for the Friday added matinee added for the popular performance of Mamma Mia. Great acoustics and you feel so close. Not a bad seat in the house. We sat second row... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 30 July 2016
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Denver, Colorado
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Weston, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

We've been to the Hurst Theatre of Theatre Aspen and now with the completion of the beautiful rest room facility as well as a chance next to the John Denver Sanctuary, it becomes an excellent theater experience. The theater is quite compact making almost every seat a good one. Based on the caliber of the performances, the admission price is... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

A little hot for the Friday added matinee added for the popular performance of Mamma Mia. Great acoustics and you feel so close. Not a bad seat in the house. We sat second row center and I feel that this may have been my best theater experience ever. Aspen Theater does a great job of blending veteran, professional cast members... More 

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Aspen, CO
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

The 2016 production of Mamma Mia was great in every way! The acting & singing was so good and so much fun. The actors were well chosen for the specific roles. The intimate setting is the perfect venue! The staff was courteous and extremely helpful. The theater is located next to the John Denver memorial which is a beautiful garden... More 

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Grand Junction, Colorado
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2016

Watched 'Annie' here and enjoyed both the show and the venue immensely. This intimate little theater allows you to get up close with the actors. I don't think any of the seats are more than fifty feet from the stage, so you can see details of expression and nuances of costuming. The acoustics are good, and we never have any... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015

Let me start by saying I used to be the artistic administrator a performing arts center so I know a thing or two about the theatre. I was delighted to find this wonderful theatre organization when I moved here a decade ago. They've always managed to present a well rounded theatre season every year. The quality of the production and... More 

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Aspen, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

Acting done in a most professional way, and there is an amazing variation in the productions staged...worth seeing.

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Aspen, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2015

We have been going to all of the performances at Theatre Aspen for about the last five years. We have been amazed at the quality of the performances. We saw La Miserables in 2014 and we could not believe that it was possible to have such an amazing performance on a small stage. The performances for 2015 were excellent.

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Aspen, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2015

We have seen several productions here and they are the same quality as the best we've seen in NY. The facility is amazing, recently made permanent and surrounded by gorgeous floral and water landscaping. It's worth coming just to walk around and admire. They bring in outstanding equity actors with great credentials and fill out the cast with excellent apprentices.... More 

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Aspen, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2015

Went twice, for a concert and for a standup comedy show. Both excelents, nice seating, confortable, and easy access. Worth be there 30 minutes before the time in order to appreciate the garden !

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Aspen, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2015

Every show we saw here last summer was original and delightful. It is a high quality theater with innovative performances, but with a cozy Aspen atmosphere.

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