1626 S. Tejon St. Colorado Springs, CO 80905 | (719) 465-6321
Now Celebrating Our 20th Season!
Creating new theatre for the Pikes Peak region

Premiere Series
2018-19 Season

Presenting the very best in theatre with a focus on new and original plays; classics with a twist and one-of-a-kind cabarets.  Of course the shows are extraordinary, but the intimate venue, welcoming staff and delicious lobby treats ensure it’s a first-class experience from start to finish.  

“Absolutely fantastic shows, wonderful staff, and exemplary owners. Beautiful experiences not soon forgotten are had at this theater. Recommend with highest praises. If you have never been – GO NOW!!!”   – A. J. G.

“All original. Professional talent. Great theatre space.
Wonderful people. Something new and unexpected all the time.”  E. T. C. 

We keep ticket prices low so you never have to feel the performing arts are out of reach and with subscriptions and flex passes on offer, you can save even more!

$18      Thursday Discount Ticket

$25      Premiere Ticket

$90     5 show SUBSCRIPTION

  • one ticket to any 5 shows in the Premiere series
  • free coffee & tea at every show
  • unlimited ticket exchanges
  • 10% off for guest tickets

$120     7 show SUBSCRIPTION 

  • one ticket to all 7 shows in the  Premiere series
  • free coffee & tea at every show
  • unlimited ticket exchanges
  • 10% off for guest tickets

$106    FLEX Pass

  • ten punches to use in any configuration for any series show – SAVE 16%


If you want to see a little bit of everything  or  your schedule is just too crazy for you to commit to a season subscription, we recommend the Flex pass. It let’s you pick and choose the shows you see and can be used for any show in the season.  The pass is valid for one year and can save you as much as 30% off the single ticket price.

$106     FLEX Pass 

  • 10 punches to use in any configuration for any series show
  • 1 punch = Kids First Ticket  (save $1.90 off the single ticket price)
  • 1 punch = RiP Ticket (save $5.00 off the single ticket price)
  • 2 punches = Premiere ticket (save $3.80 off the single ticket price)
  • Valid for one full year from date of purchase
  • Unlimited exchanges (must call 2 hours prior to show time)

RESERVING TICKETS: Making reservations is so easy. All you need to do is:

  1. Decide which fabulous MAT show you want to see.
  2. Call the MAT box-office and identify yourself as a Flexer.
  3. Tell us when you want to come and how many tickets you’d like us to hold.
  4. Hang up the phone and get on with your day.

We keep track of your punches, so you never have to worry about misplacing your punch card. THAT’s IT! Didn’t we say it was easy!


Flexers may call and change their reservation without any penalty up to two hours before the start of the show.


We like to make attending the theatre fun AND affordable!. High-school and college students with a valid student id may reserve tickets for Millibo shows at a reduced student rate.  Please bring your id with you to the box office.

Student Discount Tickets: $16


Thursdays @ 7:30 – Tickets $18

Fridays , Saturdays @ 7:30 – Tickets $25

Sundays @ 2pm – Tickets $25

All seats are reserved.

The lobby is open 90 minutes prior to the start of the show and seating will begin thirty minutes prior to showtime.

Refreshments are available for purchase before the show and during intermission.  Our lobby selection is delicious and includes cookies, cakes, brownies and ice cream as well as coffee, tea, sodas, wine and beer. Food and drink are permitted in the theatre!



All Ticket sales are final and there are no refunds on ticket purchases, however we do realize life can be un-predictable and are happy to exchange your ticket purchase for another performance of the same show.  Just give us a call two hours before the start of your show and we’ll make the exchange.


Ticket purchasers may exchange their tickets for another performance of the SAME show if the exchange is made at least 2 hours prior to the scheduled performance.  No exchanges will be made after a performance has passed.  All exchanges are based upon availability.

To exchange your tickets please call  the MAT Box Office at 719 465 6321 or visit us in person during our box office hours.

Exchanges into a more expensive performance require payment of the upgrade amount at the time of the exchange. Refunds are not given for exchanges into less expensive performances.



There’s never a bad time to give friends or family the gift of theatre.  Gift certificates are redeemable for all things MAT, including tickets to productions, classes, or subscriptions and packages. They are available in any denomination. Just give the MAT box office a call at 719 465-6321 We’ll send you a gift certificate to give and/or redeem once you’ve made your purchase.



Whether you’re creating an unforgettable occasion for family and friends, entertaining clients, or planning the perfect company outing, the Millibo Art Theatre has the sales package that’s right for your needs.


1. Gather a group of at least ten people. The larger your group, the larger the discount!

2. Select the performance you would like to attend.

3. Secure your group reservation with a cash, check or credit card payment.

4. Pick up your tickets at the MAT box office.


Groups of 8 to 15 – Tickets $20 each

Groups of 16 to 20 – Tickets $18 each

Groups of 21 or more – Tickets $16

ADDING TO YOUR GROUP RESERVATION: You may add to your group reservation up to 24 hours prior to your scheduled performance.  Dependent on availability.

RECEPTIONS: Want to have a pre- or post-show reception with your group? Chat with our staff about the options. We have a full liquor license & lobby bar and some incredibly delectable desserts!

PROMOTING YOUR EVENT: MAT can help you promote your group event by providing promotional graphics and e-fliers. Just let us know what you might need.

REFUNDS & EXCHANGES: No cancellations, refunds, or exchanges. The discounted group rate is not valid on previously purchased tickets or in conjunction with other discounts.


MAT Seating chart

The MAT seats 109 patrons in a proscenium theatre with stadium style seating.  Every seat at the MAT has excellent sight lines and acoustics.

All seating is assigned. If you have any special seating needs, or would like to request a specific seat, please call the MAT Box Office at 719 465-6321. We will do our best to accommodate your requests.

Wheelchair seats are A1 & A15.


All parking for the Millibo Art Theatre and the Ivywild School is shared.  Parking is available in the lot  immediately adjacent to the theatre, in front or behind the Ivywild school and on the street.  In addition, the MAT blocks off 30 spaces in the lot before the show for theatre patrons, when you arrive you may see an orange bucket reserving a parking space.  Just notify the attendant you are a ticket holder and they will open that space for you or just move the bucket toward the front of the space.


October 26 – 28
Angela Delfini Explains It All For You

Direct from Italy via the New York Clown Theatre Festival, meet personality pioneer Dr. Angela Delfini and her nervous but brave subject Estrella. This one-woman show summons a world of characters by drawing upon physical comedy, dance, circus, and especially the power of you – the audience.

“Magnificent … Sublime … !”  Théâtre Déjazet (Paris)

“From stage to screen to cabaret, her talent is astounding and unbounded.”
Nouveau Clown Institute (Barcelona)


November 8 – 27 

A cold December evening in a neighborhood bar on Chicago’s Northside tosses four old friends together for drinks, wisecracks, and discoveries that help fight off the lonely chill. This is a world premiere by local writer and actor Steve Emily.

“The MAT is a place I come to see really, really fresh work.”


December 13 – 23

Tis’ the Season and our all new Winter Cabaret promises a sizzling line-up of world class performers soaring from the ceiling, dancing up a storm, inciting a riot of laughter, singing their naughty hearts out and restoring a little Holiday magic  that is “oh so nice”!

“I love this place! Everything I have seen here has been exceptional! I can’t wait to go back.”


January 24 – 27

Laughs, Dreams and Cold Beet Soup in the Cradle of American Comedy 

Warren Epstein channels Rodney Dangerfield, Woody Allen, Jack Benny and other humor pioneers as he recreates his childhood memories in the famous Catskill resort area. From screaming, maniacal chefs to the Master of Simon Sez to the Kings and Queens of Stand-up, Warren conjures the sights, smells and snickers in a place that still resonates in our collective funny bone.

“You can tell that every single person both on and off stage work their hineys off to put on a good show, and I have never been disappointed.”


February 7 – 23

Image result for heart mysteryFebruary is the month of love and we love a good murder mystery that includes an audience full of suspects and a thousand laughs!   Join us for a night of murderous laughter as Birgitta De Pree and Hannah Rockey play all the roles in this original Millibo “whodunit”!

“These are two very, very funny ladies!”


March 14 – 30

It’s 1959 and Billie Holiday is giving one of her last performances. Iconic songs like “God Bless the Child” and “Strange Fruit” are interlaced with salty, often humorous, reminiscences revealing a riveting portrait of the highs and lows of “Lady Day’s” tumultuous life. This fascinating play by Lanie Robertson stars Cherish Chezza Evans as Ms. Holiday. Directed by Joye Levy

“I laugh my cheeks off, lose my breath, and at times, even my heart aches.”


April 11 – 28

MAT’s Annual Women’s Theatre Festival returns with another excellent selection of short plays, monologues and poems by Colorado women writers. The evening promises a fresh exciting exploration of the theme “You, Me, Us and Them”.

“The MAT is a wonderfully creative and energetic theater.  Every production that I have seen there has been fantastic.  I just wish that I had more time to come to more shows at this Hotbed of creativity in Colorado Springs.”


Author: Jim Jackson