We’re a founding member of the Alliance for Music Education Equity

We’re thrilled to be a founding partner of the Alliance for Music Education Equity, a group of 14 organizations dedicated to addressing inequities in music education in the Denver area. You can read more about the group and its activities in Westword’s latest article.

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Join us in welcoming the new Executive Director of the Newman Center, Aisha Ahmad-Post!

The University of Denver and Robert and Judi Newman Center for the Performing Arts are pleased to welcome Aisha Ahmad-Post as the new Executive Director of the Newman Center. Ahmad-Post starts in the role on August 3, 2020. Ahmad-Post joins the Newman Center with wide-ranging experience in performing arts production,

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In Honor of Our Beloved Joy Burns

With heavy hearts we share the sad news of the passing of Joy Burns, a stalwart supporter of the Newman Center and DU. Newman Center’s “Joy Burns Plaza” is named in her honor, and her mark can be found across campus. You can read more about her life and influence

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NCPA Coronavirus Updates

July 9, 2020 All in-person Newman Center events through December 31, 2020 have been canceled or postponed. This includes Newman Center Presents, Lamont, DU Theatre, and third-party rental client events. We’re currently working with agents and rental clients to determine the feasibility of rescheduling the events that are scheduled for

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Newman Center season reveal screenshot in DU News

Newman Center Reveal Spotlights on DU News

Our program manager Ramsey Walker spoke to DU News about the reveal of the upcoming season at the Newman Center. Our theatre is one of the University of Denver’s best public spaces and we aspire to provide diverse programming that offers students, neighbors, and friends an outlet for experiencing communal

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Incarcerated Women Made History with “A Christmas Carol” Performance

Women inmates presented life-changing performances of A Christmas Carol at the Newman Center through DU’s Prison Arts Initiative. The multifaceted Prison Arts Initiative brings the arts to incarcerated individuals with the goal to promote growth and change in their lives. To date the project has presented two plays. The first,

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