- Guitarist Colin McAllister, CC Packard Hall, 5 W. Cache la Poudre St. Free. McAllister presents albus/ater, a solo concert program containing two cycles of 10 pieces each. Thurs., Sept. 14, 7:30 p.m. Call 389-6607 for more.
Loonee's Comedy Corner Events, Loonee's, 1305 N. Academy Blvd., 591-0707. Showtimes; Wed.-Sun. 8 p.m., Fri. and Sat., 8 p.m. and 10:30. Steve "Mudflap" McGrew, Sept. 15-16. Jason Russell, Sept. 20-24. Tim O'Rourke, Sept. 27 through Oct. 1. Visit loonees.com for more.
Amadeus, Venue 515, Business of Art Center, 515 Manitou Ave. $20. Featuring a staged reading of Peter Shaffer's play with music by a virtuoso stringed quartet. Sept. 15-17, Fri.-Sat., 8 p.m. and Sun., 2 p.m. Call 685-4729 or visit themat.org for more.
Swami Beyondananda, All Souls Unitarian Church, 730 N. Tejon St. $12-$15. See writer Steve Bhaerman's alter ego as he campaigns to raise politics to a higher level. Wed., Sept. 20, 7-9 p.m. Call 636-3637 for more.
Alice in Wonderland, Theatreworks, Dusty Loo Bon Vivant Theater, 3955 Cragwood Drive. $12-$22. The Flying Machine theatre group presents an original take on the classic story. In this version, Alice lives in a sterile, gated community called "Wonderland." Sept. 21-Oct. 15, Wed.-Sat., 7:30 p.m., Sat., 2 p.m., Sun., 4 p.m. Call 262-3232 or visit uccstheatreworks.com for more.
Razzamataz the Stupendous and His Mystical Medicine Show, various venues. Presenting an adaptation of The Jabberwocky with 14-foot-tall monsters, a sock monkey rock band, political satire, and puppetry magic. Sept. 24, Oct. 18-20, Nov. 11 and Nov. 17-20. Call 504/301-8201 or visit razzamatazproductions.com for venues and more.
Westward, Whoa! Lon Chaney Theatre, 221 E. Kiowa St. $9-$10. Alleycat Theatrics presents a musical comedy set in the old west. Oct. 10-11, Fri.-Sat., 7-8 p.m. Call 209-1484 for more.
- Colcannon, CC Packard Hall, 5 W. Cache la Poudre St. Free. Featuring the Denver-based ? Celtic band performing traditional as well as original songs. Tues., Sept. 19, 7:30 p.m. Call 389-6607 for more.
The Vampire of Cripple Creek, The Butte Opera House, 139 E. Bennett Ave., Cripple Creek. $7-$13. A tale of Count Dracula roaming the Cripple Creek of the 1890's. Sept. 29 through Oct. 31, Fri.-Sun., 2 and 8 p.m. Call 719/235-8944 or visit butteoperahouse.com for more.
The Shame of Maudie Jones or a Fate Worse Than Death, The Iron Springs Chateau, 444 Ruxton Ave. $14-$25. Dinner theater with a sing- along intermission and vaudeville-style olio. Runs through Oct. 14, five days a week, dinner at 6 p.m., show at 8 p.m. Call 685-5104 to make reservations.
The REP 2006-2007 Season, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St. $18-$126. Presenting I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change, Sept. 29 through Oct. 22. 1940's Radio Hour, Nov. 17 through Dec. 10. The Last Night of Ballyhoo, Jan. 12-28. Little Shop of Horrors, Feb. 16 through March 11. The Complete History of America ... Abridged, March 30 though April 15. Into the Woods, May 11 through June 3. Call 634-5583 for tickets and more.
Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka, Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave. $15-$25. Presented by The Kennedy Center Imagination Celebration. Fri., Oct. 13, 7 p.m. Call 520-SHOW for tickets.
Children's Playhouse Series, Sangre de Cristo Arts Center, 210 N. Santa Fe Ave., Pueblo. $6-$25. Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka, Sat., Oct. 14. Beauty Lou & The Country Beast, Sat., Nov. 11. If You Give a Mouse a Cookie, Sat., Feb. 10, 2007. Russian American Kids Circus, Sat., Feb 24, 2007. Lazer Vaudeville, Sat., Mar. 31, 2007. All shows 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Call 719/295-7222 for more.
Hubbard Street 2, Sangre de Cristo Arts & Conference Center, 210 N. Santa Fe Ave., Pueblo. $20-$95. The Chicago-based dance troupe combines modern, jazz and ballet to create an athletic form of dance. Thurs., Oct. 19, 7:30 p.m. Call 719/295-7200 for more.
Sangre de Cristo Arts & Conference Center, 210 N. Santa Fe Ave., Pueblo. $20-$95. Hubbard Street 2, Thurs., Oct. 19, 7:30 p.m. Conjunto Colores, Fri., Nov. 3, 7:30 p.m. Capitol Steps, Wed. Feb. 28, 2007, 7:30 p.m. Romeo and Juliet, Sat., Mar. 10, 2007, 4 p.m. Glenn Miller Orchestra, Fri. Apr., 13, 7:30 p.m. Call 719/295-7200 for more.
An Evening with Colin Mochrie & Brad Sherwood from Whose Line is it Anyway, Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave. The stars of the Emmy-nominated show team up to present an evening of extraordinary improvisational comedy. Fri., Oct. 20, 8 p.m. Call 520-SHOW or visit pikespeakcenter.com for tickets and more information.
Blue Man Group, World Arena, 3185 Venetucci Blvd. Featuring magic, illusion, music and more. Fri., Oct. 27, 8 p.m. Call 477-2121 or visit worldarena.com for more.