Cinderella and Her Barely Godmother The stepped-on step sister gets more than she bargains for when she wishes for someone to sweep her off her feet in this play with a hike, Saturday through Aug. 4, Arts in the Open, Chautauqua Park, 900 Baseline Road, Boulder; $15-$20; 303-440-7666,

Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory National tour of the musical version of Charlie and Willy Wonka, Tuesday through July 28, DCPA Broadway, Buell Theatre, 14th and Curtis streets, Denver; $45-$149; 303-893-4100,

Romeo and Juliet Shakespeare’s epic romantic tragedy, featuring extensive sword fights and romance, Sunday through Aug. 10, Colorado Shakespeare Festival, Mary Rippon Theatre, CU campus, Boulder; $10-$71; 303-492-8008,


As You Like It An intimate cast of eight actors perform 18 roles in this folk/Americana-inspired spin on Shakespeare’s comedy, through Aug. 10, Colorado Shakespeare Festival, University Theatre, CU campus, Boulder; $10-$76; 303-492-8008,

Beauty and the Beast Musical version of the beloved Disney movie, through Sept. 21, BDT Stage, 5501 Arapahoe Road, Boulder; $40-$63; 303-449-6000,

Twelfth Night Shakespeare’s comedy of thorny love triangles, mistaken identities and twins lost at sea, through Aug. 11, Colorado Shakespeare Festival, Mary Rippon Theater, CU campus, Boulder; $10-$71; 303-492-8008,


The Wizard of Oz Classic tale about a girl from Kansas who follows the yellow brick road on a transformational journey, through Sunday, Jesters Dinner Theatre, 214 Main St., Longmont; $17-$43; 303-682-9980,


Take to the Highway Revue that celebrates the music of James Taylor, through Aug. 3, Midtown Arts Center, 3750 S. Mason St., Fort Collins; $54-$64; 970-225-2555 or

Tarzan: The Stage Musical An infant boy on the shores of West Africa is raised by gorillas, through Aug. 25, Candlelight Dinner Playhouse, 4747 Marketplace Dr., Johnstown, $29.50-$64.95; 970-744-3747 or


Crowns Musical filled with charismatic characters and hats to tell tales about family, love and life, through Aug. 4, Vintage Theatre Company, 1468 Dayton St., Aurora; $19-$38; 303-856-7830,

Nirvamlet Mash-up musical between Nivrana and “Hamlet,” through Aug. 3, Band of Toughs, Denver Center Performing Arts Complex, 14th and Curtis streets, Denver; $12;

Well Dramedy that explores illness and healing, through July 20, Firehouse Theater Company, John Hand Theater, 7653 E. 1st Place, Denver; $20-$23;

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