Theatre

Valor’s Theatre program blends a variety of daily course offerings and after school production opportunities to create a dynamic, extensive program.

Theatre Articles

Valor Excellence

Kurt Muenstermann was named the 2016 Colorado High School Theatre Educator of the Year by the Colorado Thespians. Kurt was nominated two years ago by a group of parents, led by Sara Goodyear, who deeply value all that Kurt has poured into their kids’ lives—Colorado Thespians held over the nomination for consideration for 2015-2016.

UPDATE: Kendra Knapp’s Original Play Receives World Premiere

Earlier this year, Senior Kendra Knapp submitted her original one-act play, Sonder, to the Regional High School Playwriting Competition hosted by the Denver Center for the Performing Arts (DCPA). She beat out 212 other submissions to take the top spot in the state. “Sonder is a play about technology and how technology changes the way we… [more]

Mary Poppins Earns Two Bobby G Nominations

Two students from this spring’s production of Mary Poppins have been nominated by the Bobby G Committee for excellence in musical theatre. The Bobby G Awards are named after Broadway touring pioneer Robert Garner. They recognize and celebrate the best of Colorado’s high school musical theatre by sending professional theatre experts to adjudicate shows all over the state…. [more]

What’s going on in Tech Theatre?

The Technical Theater class works behind the scenes and as a result, doesn’t receive much recognition. Students work on a variety of high stress projects that never cease to amaze their audiences. Initially, the class learned the safety and techniques required to work in Stagecraft and studied professional techniques of building and painting sets. In… [more]

Behind The Production: Soloists

Episode Three of a series that will follow the cast and crew members through the creation of the Valor Arts Spring musical, Mary Poppins! In this segment, producer Jacob Smith, gives us a close up look at the soloists. Tickets for Mary Poppins are now available and can be purchased HERE More behind the scenes… [more]