When the curtain goes up at Denverâ€™s Curious Theatre next week, one of the actors is supposed to smoke a cigarette. It's in the script. But, technically, that's illegal under the Colorado Clean Indoor Air Act, the new smoking ban. Artistic Director Chip Walton wants an exception for live performances. With the support of two other area theaters, heâ€™s taking the state, and the smoking ban, to court. Walton talks to Ryan Warner.
Theaters Challenge Smoking Ban
Apr 5, 2010
Award-Winning Journalism From The Colorado Public Radio Newsroom
Explore the growing list of CPR's award-winning stories.
A Look At The Data: Colorado's Economy In Charts
You'll be hearing a lot of claims this election season, so we're collecting Colorado economic data that will help you get right to the facts.
Most Viewed News
By Colorado Public Radio Staff
By Ryan Warner