Humbug! An Evening of Biting Humor

Humbug:  A show that makes light of the holidays, offers an evening of biting humor (literally, at times).

Presented by Celebration Works at Vintage Theatre

The 6 plays run an hour and 45 minutes with an intermission, and consist of five award winning Denver Playwrights. 

The plays are:

Holiday Hotel by Carol Roper

Vampyre Holiday by Edward Crosby Wells

The Humbug by Kristine McGovern

Bipolar Express by Kristine McGovern

On Rudolph by Mark Ogle

Mel's Hannukah Surprise by Ken Crost


Join us for the evening of frivolity and fun!




Name Sales End Price Fee
Full Price Ended $22 $0.99
Advanced Rate Ended $17 $0.99
Group 10 +   Ended $17 $0.99
Donation   Ended Free

On the Web

HUMBUG an evening of biting humor. - Colorado …

Celebrationworks presents HUMBUG, a comedy alternative to traditional holiday shows. Six comedies by five award- winning playwrights! The Bipolar Express, (Santa ...

Bah Humbug! - The Company Theatre

... and all of us enjoyed the humor and energy of the many character portrayals ... although frigid, evening of "BAH HUMBUG!" ... Sound Bites from a few years ago: Intro

Sweet Freedom: FFB: funny papers: some humor and …

Jun 07, 2013 · FFB: funny papers: some humor and satire ... it's probably "black humor." Grotesquerie, biting ... reprinted here in color from The Saturday Evening ...

New comedy wave tests limits on criticism in Cuba

A new wave of Cuban comedians is drawing big broadcast audiences and huge live crowds, using biting humor to take on corruption ... On Tuesday mornings, Cubans discuss the jokes from the previous evening's show. Fans pack clubs and theaters in …

WRAL • 12/9/2014

Friday Night Dinner Series 2 Review “The New Car”

There’s plenty of humor to be wrung out of this now everyday situation (this has happened in my own house, for example) and, if you don’t enjoy the sight of Martin biting into a triangle ... like your own uneventful evening at home (though, somehow ...

Tvequals • 10/29/2012

Hummable Humbug

The material is far from indestructible, but a capable cast can bring new life to Ebeneezer's occult odyssey through accomplished renderings of its uplifting love songs, its twisted black humor and a ... highlights of the evening, and the characters ...

Colorado Springs Independent • 12/9/1999

Pasteur and the Culture Wars: An Exchange

Pasteur then consulted the neurologist Professor Vulpian and Dr. Grancher, a physician in the same laboratory, about Joseph. On seeing the many bites, some very deep ... One Saturday evening three weeks later, a young girl with fatal brain damage …

The New York Review of Books • 4/4/1996

Event & Book Review: Christmas British Style

I am a “bah humbug” type who tries desperately to escape the holiday ... and a smoked salmon sandwich with a glass of champagne on a tray in bed in the evening.” Doesn’t that just say it all? Lovely, selfish and and anti-gorging is what she called ...

KQED • 12/10/2008

More Letters to the Editor

... attempts at humor. Like Eyman, I feel that the temptation for greedy municipalities, ... Eyman needs to spend more time in the morning and evening rush hours to get a clearer picture of the deteriorating driving habits of drivers in the Seattle area.

Seattle Post Intelligencer • 9/22/2008

Holiday Cheer

Perhaps most gratifying about last Saturday evening’s performance is the fact that TPAC ... who perform on alternating evenings as Tiny Tim. If there’s a “Bah, humbug!” to be leveled here, it’s done so—in the spirit of the season—haltingly.

Nashville Scene • By Martin Brady • 12/19/2002

ePicks for November 25 - December 2

The 10'to 12'-high racing sculptures (designed to be human powered only) are a hybrid of art, humor and engineering ... Now reunited, the Blasters come to town on Saturday the 28th for an evening of down-home romp and stomp. Opening is local act Map ...

San Francisco Gate • 11/25/1998

On Stage

and this year's "Humbug" strives for something different with producer Josh Homme of Queens of the Stone Age (possibly a true savior of rock 'n' roll). Try not to believe the hype, and the show should be fun. The Like begins the evening. - Jon M.

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel • 9/24/2009

Christmas shopping? I'd rather have a root canal! One in three Americans would choose dental surgery over hitting the stores this …

Many Americans hate Christmas shopping so much, they'd literally rather have a run-in with the dentist than be subjected to too much of it. Shopping app GameIt commissioned a survey on over 1,000 Americans and …

Daily Mail • 12/11/2014