Loonees Comedy Corner, 1305 N. Academy Blvd., 591-0707. Featuring performers on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Sundays at 8 p.m. $6. Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. and 10:30 p.m., $8. Russ Nagel, Oct. 3-6. Jac Rene, Oct. 15-27. Jeff Harms, Nov. 13-17.
Trinity Irish Dancers at the Sangre de Cristo Arts Center, Pueblo. $20, 719/295-7222. Sun., Oct. 20, 7:30 p.m.
Colorado Springs Dance Theatre, at the Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave., announcing its 2002-2003 season. Featuring Australian Dance Theatre on Sat., Nov. 2, 8 p.m.; River North Chicago Dance Co. on Fri., Feb. 14, 8 p.m. Call 520-SHOW for ticket information.
Rocky Mountain Challenge, a national invitational ballroom championship, at the Broadmoor Hotel's Colorado Hall. Nov. 1-3. $5- $35. Times and dances vary, call 528-5592 or 471-9550 for more.
Seventh annual Gay and Lesbian Theatre Festival presented by the Upstart Performing Ensemble at the Lon Chaney Theatre, corner of Kiowa and Weber Streets. Then, As Is by William M. Hoffman, Thurs., Oct. 3, 7 p.m.; Fri.-Sat., Oct. 4-5, 8 p.m. and Sat., Oct. 5, 2 p.m. Call 636-5089. Tickets: $12. A Festival Pass to all 3 shows: $25.
Harper Lee's To Kill a Mockingbird by UCCS/THEATREWORKS at Dwire Theater, 1420 Austin Bluffs Pkwy. $16-$18, 262-3232. Thurs.-Sat., 7:30 p.m. Sundays, 4 p.m. Sat. matinees at 2 p.m. Through Oct. 13.
Man of La Mancha at the Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St. $20-$25, 634-5583. Fri.-Sat., 8 p.m. Sundays, 2 p.m. Oct. 4-20. Upcoming: Once Upon a Mattress, Dec. 6-22; Chicago, Feb. 7-23; Damn Yankees, May 2-18.
MAT Premiers, a new performance series featuring nationally acclaimed performers at the Community Theater at the Business of Art Center, 515 Manitou Ave. $12, call 685-1861. Not Yet, At All featuring Edith Tankus on Thurs.-Sat., Oct. 10-12, 8 p.m.
Broadway in Colorado Springs season at the Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave., opens on November 3 with Rogers & Hammerstein's Cinderella. Season tickets now available: $125-$215. Individual tickets available later at 520-SHOW.
The Repertory Theatre Company at the Fine Arts Center announces open call for directors and artists for the 2002-03 season. Upcoming productions include Once Upon a Mattress, Chicago, and Damn Yankees. RTC seeks artists in all directing/tech fields. Send resume, work samples, and cover letter to Fine Arts Center, attn: Sandra Bray, 30 W. Dale St., 80903. No calls.
Star Bar Players seeking a director for Bus Stop by William Inge. Written proposals due by Oct. 15. Send proposals to Star Bar Players: P.O. Box 875, Colorado Springs, CO 80901. For more, call 573-7411.