Welcome to the Historic Elitch Theatre
The Historic Elitch Theatre was built in 1891 and has been described as “one of the cradles of American drama.”Learn More
Thank you sponsors!
Our summer of celebrating the 125th Anniversary of the theatre would not have been possible without our amazing sponsors!Learn More
Support 125 years of Colorado history!
Please consider supporting the theatre with a donation today.Learn More
The Elitch Theatre has been a vital part of Colorado’s cultural landscape since its inception in 1891.
Future of the Theatre
2016 is our 125th anniversary and we are planning a year full of celebration and events.
Celebrating 125 Years of History and Theatre!
By becoming a Supporter you will be helping HEGTF to plan and develop programming that enlightens, educates and entertains.
Please consider supporting the theatre with an ongoing monthly donation, or use our donation form to make a one-time donation.
We’re looking for talented and dedicated volunteers to get involved with the Historic Elitch Theatre Foundation.
Bands and musicians needed!
February 28, 2017
Are you in a band? Would you be interested in performing at one of our events? We have opening bands before our summer films, as well as occasional events where we need a band, so let us know if you’re interested. To submit your band for consideration, please go… Read More
Update on the New Works Festival
January 29, 2017
Following a busy and exciting 125th Anniversary of the Historic Elitch Theatre in 2016, including the second year of the New Works Festival, the Board of Directors has made the difficult decision to discontinue the festival. Click here to read the full statement from the board. … Read More
The mission of the Historic Elitch Theatre is to return the theatre to its heritage as a nationally renowned venue for the celebration of the performing arts.