dance Brazilian Capoeira Demonstrations, 3228 N. Nevada Ave. Free. Introduction to Capoeira workshop on Fri., Aug. 12, 7:30-8:30 p.m. Batizado e Troca de Cordas with demonstrations by local and visiting artists on Sat., Aug. 13, noon to 3 p.m. Call 231-6833 for more.
theater Iron Springs Chateau Melodrama Dinner Theater, 444 Ruxton Ave., Manitou Springs. $13 for show only, $24 for show and dinner; senior, group and child rates avail. Featuring Farther North to Laughter. Runs through mid-October with shows Tues., Wed., Fri., Sat., per reservations. Call 685-5572 to RSVP.
Come for Dinner ... Stay for Death!, The Hearthstone Inn, 506 N. Cascade Ave. $45. A four-course dinner accompanied by magic, murder, mystery and history. Fri., Aug. 19, 7:30-11 p.m. Call 473-4413 for more.
The Fantasticks, Rampart High School, 8250 Lexington Drive. $5-$7. Runs Aug. 26-27, 7 p.m. Call 234-2086 for more.
Cripple Creek Players Melodrama, Butte Opera House, 139 E. Bennett Ave., Cripple Creek. $7-$13. Featuring A Star Crossing, set on the high seas at the turn of the century. Runs through Sept. 4. Call 689-2513 for more.
Macbeth, Dusty Loo Bon Vivant Theater, 3955 Cragwood Drive, 262-3232. Theaterworks celebrates its 30th anniversary season with the famed Shakespeare tale of deceit and murder. Shows run Aug. 19-Sept. 4; Wed.-Sat., 7:30 p.m. Matinees Sat., 2 p.m. and Sun., 4 p.m. General admission tickets are free on a first-come, first-served basis. Reserved seats are $22-$25. Parking is free beginning at 5 p.m. Friday Night Feast, Aug. 19, 6 p.m. $30. Saturday Wine Tasting, Sept. 3, 6 p.m., $20. Afternoon With the Actors, Aug. 27, Sept. 3 after matinee, free. Cast Party, Sat., Aug. 27, after 7:30 p.m. performance, free. Speaker Series with theater experts, Aug. 21, 28, Sept. 4, 3 p.m.