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Looking back at beloved Denver actor Tony Church as his memoir is released


Tony Church in what was to be his last appearance with the Denver Center Theatre Company, in 2004. But he became too ill and did not take the stage in “The Merchant of Venice.” Photo by Terry Shapiro.

British actor Tony Church was a respected member of the Denver Center Theatre Company and was the first dean of the National Theatre Conservatory. The “consummate man of theatre” died at age 77 on March 25, 2008.

Now his memoir, “A Stage for a Kingdom,” has been published, with an epilogue written by Patrick Stewart, currently starring on Broadway in “Waiting for Godot” and “No Man’s Land” in repertory. “A Stage for a Kingdom” costs $16 and is available as a paperback on (click here).

Other Desert Cities: Dysfunction with a Twist

Other Desert Cities delivers many surprises.

One of them changes the game.

You’ve heard the adage: Don’t let a good deed go unpunished.

Jon Robin BaitzThat seems to have been the state of mind of Jon Robin Baitz when he was unceremoniously thrown off the successful ABC-TV series, “Brothers and Sisters,” a show he had created and for whose success he was largely responsible as a writer/producer.