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The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

Fri-Sat, Sept. 16-17 | 7:30 PM

Sunday, Sept. 18, 2022 | 2:00 PM

Thurs-Fri-Sat, Sept. 22-24 | 7:30 PM

Sangre de Cristo Arts Center Theater

The show centers on a fictional spelling bee set in the geographically ambiguous Putnam Valley Middle School. Six quirky adolescents compete in the Bee, run by three equally quirky grown-ups. Tickets $20.00 General Admission, $18.00 Members.

PG-13 Warning
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Damon Runyon's Pueblo - Film Showing

Wednesday, October 5, 2022 | 6:00 PM

Sangre de Cristo Arts Center Theatre

Damon Runyon's Pueblo, "a semi-documentary film about the famed author's formative years in the turn-of-the-century West." We hope you consider joining us for the showing of the locally produced, acted and largely filmed production of Damon Runyon's Pueblo.

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Zikr Dance Ensemble

Friday, October 14, 2022 | 7:00 PM

Sangre de Cristo Arts Center Theater

Continuing his vivid choreographic illuminations of ancient spiritual wisdom, David Taylor, Zikr Dance Ensemble's artistic director, presents performances that lift the veil from our various ideological illusions to reveal the unity and connectivity of all things. Tickets $20.00, $18.00 Members. 

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Yesterday – The Beatles Tribute

Friday, October 28, 2022 | 7:30 PM

Sangre de Cristo Arts Center Theater

Endorsed by Sir Paul McCartney  Voted the #1 Tribute in Act in Las Vegas – join us for this very special performance on Halloween Weekend with a Costume Contest at 6:00 PM – The concert starts at 7:30 PM.  Tickets $20.00 Members $18.00.  Grab your friends and head to the Arts Center for a blast from the past! 

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Nutcracker in a Nutshell

Saturday, November 19 | 2:00 PM

Sangre de Cristo Arts Center Theater

This narrated hour-long version of the holiday favorite is perfect for your kids and a great way to kick off the holiday season!

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Nutcracker The Ballet

Thursday, December 1 | 7:30 PM
Friday, December 2 | 7:30 PM
Saturday, December 3 | 2:00 PM & 7:30 PM
Sunday, December 4 | 2:00 PM

Sangre de Cristo Arts Center Theater

This classic holiday favorite has something for everyone - a party, an epic battle and a whole world of sweets. Come celebrate with us this season!


Arts Center members receive a 10% discount on all theater performances, including School of Dance performances. Contact Member & Guest Services for member promotional codes or to purchase tickets by phone. All ticket sales are final - no refunds or exchanges.  Our team looks forward to assisting you!

Member & Guest Services 719-295-7200 ext. 7201


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