Newman Center Presents 2021-22 Season On Sale Friday, October 1 at 10am

 For Immediate Release: Monday, September 27 

 The Robert and Judi Newman Center for the Performing Arts at the University of Denver will go on sale with individual tickets for its 2021-22 Newman Center Presents series on Friday, October 1 at 10am at or by phone at 303.871.7720

“We are thrilled to invite our audiences back to the Newman Center for the Performing Arts. This upcoming season is a mix of favorites and new voices alike, and sure to offer something for everyone,” said Executive Director Aisha Ahmad-Post. “We are excited to reconnect our patrons with thought-provoking and exciting performances.” 

2021-2022 Newman Center Presents Season 

Veronica Swift Nov 19, 2021 at 7:30 pm
Soledad Barrio & Noche Flamenca: Entre Tú y Yo Nov 21, 2021 at 2:00 pm
Fiestas Navideñas with Fiesta Colorado, Mariachi Sol de Mi Tierra, and ArtistiCO Nov 30, 2021 at 7:30 pm
Christmas with The King’s Singers: Finding Harmony Dec 9, 2021 at 7:30 pm
Potted Potter: The Unauthorized Harry Experience Jan 4-9, 2022 (various times)
Kronos Quartet Jan 12, 2022 at 7:30 pm
Dance Theatre of Harlem Jan 14-15, 2022 at 7:30 pm
Joey Alexander Feb 2, 2022 at 7:30 pm
Nat Geo Live: Spinosaurus, Lost Giant of the Cretaceous with Nizar Ibrahim Feb 9, 2022 at 7:30 pm
Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis Feb 19 at 7:30 pm, Feb 20 at 2:00 pm
Nat Geo Live: When Women Ruled the World with Kara Cooney Mar 6, 2022 at 2:00 pm
Mrs. Krishnan’s Party Mar 22-23, 2022 at 7:30 pm
Nashville Ballet with Rhiannon Giddens: Lucy Negro Redux Mar 29-30, 2022 at 7:30 pm 
B – The Underwater Bubble Show Mar 31, 2022 at 7:30 pm
Nat Geo Live: Secrets of the Whales with Brian Skerry Apr 5, 2022 at 7:30 pm
New Morse Code Apr 8, 2022 at 7:30 pm 

Subscription tickets to the Jazz, Dance, Director’s Choice, and National Geographic Live series are available as well. All subscription tickets include discounted pricing, no-fee exchanges and replacement tickets, invitations to special events and access to special performances before they go on sale to the public. Subscriptions start at $87. 

COVID-19 Health and Safety Procedures 

The University of Denver (DU) has taken a multi-layered approach in response to the COVID-19 pandemic with a primary focus on protecting and promoting the health and well-being of its students, faculty, staff, patrons, and visiting artists. In consultation with DU’s health care partner, National Jewish Health, and consistent with guidance from federal, state and local public health agencies, DU has implemented a variety of mitigation measures across campus, including requiring face coverings, as well as mandatory testing and vaccination requirements for students and employees. Throughout the Newman Center, DU is using a high-volume, low-velocity ventilation system with HEPA air filtration. 

As of September 17, all patrons ages 12 and older attending a Newman Center performance must present: 

(1) Proof of full vaccination by showing a physical copy or photo of a vaccine card or by using the MyColorado app; or 

(2) For those who are not fully vaccinated, proof of a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken within 72 hours of the performance. 

Please note that (a) full vaccination means 14 days after receiving the final dose of an FDA authorized or WHO listed vaccine; and (b) results from antigen tests and home testing kits will not be accepted. 

In addition, all visitors must wear a face covering at all times while inside the Newman Center, including during the performance, except when an individual is actively eating or drinking. If you or a member of your party is not feeling well and/or is experiencing symptoms of COVID-19, please stay home. 


Newman Center Sponsors and Partners The Newman Center is supported in part by the Bonfils- Stanton Foundation, The Dance Archive, Porter Adventist Hospital, The Denver Post, and the National Endowment for the Arts. 

Additional information, including individual show descriptions and ticket prices can be found at 


About the Robert and Judi Newman Center for the Performing Arts 

Opened in 2002, the Robert and Judi Newman Center for the Performing Arts at the University of Denver is a multi-disciplinary arts venue that provides innovative, diverse, and thought-provoking performance and education opportunities, enabling the Denver and Colorado community to be engaged, inspired, and connected through the performing arts. Newman Center is home to the Lamont School of Music, DU Theatre Department, the Newman Center Presents series, over 150 hosted events, and approximately 500 performances each year. More information can be found online and on Facebook. 

About the University of Denver 

Founded in 1864, the University of Denver is committed to engaging with students in advancing scholarly inquiry, cultivating critical and creative thought, and generating knowledge. The University strives to educate the 21st-century citizens and leaders needed in its organizations and communities. For additional information, visit the University’s newsroom or follow the University on Facebook and Twitter. 


Contact: Justin Levy, Assistant Director of Marketing and Communications / 303-871-4154 / 

Robert and Judi Newman Center for the Performing Arts University of Denver 2344 East Iliff Avenue Denver, CO 80210