August 2009 -- Bas Bleu Theatre Company and The Fort Collins, Colorado Downtown Development Authority are pleased to announce a 10-year partial use lease providing use of Bas Bleu Theatre free-of-charge to the public.
Commonly asked questions:
1) How do I reserve the DDA free use dates?
First, please refer to the “Master Calendar” found below for available DDA Lease use slots. Select your desired dates. Then, fill out the questionaire below and send to Bas Bleu Theatre at the contact information found at the top of page 2. Someone will be in touch with you within three (3) business days. All reservations are first-come, first-served.
Also, please refer to the “User Agreements” found below. Users who wish to use the Theatre, Lobby or both will be required to sign this agreement and abide by all terms within. A security deposit, liability insurance coverage and other items may be required. Please read through these agreements carefully.
You must reserve your theatre dates (partial and full) at least 21 days in advance and the lobby at least 7 days in advance. Any arrangements sooner than that will be at the option of Bas Bleu Theatre Company.
2) What is the difference between partial and full theatre use days?
Partial Use: There are 109 available partial use days. Partial use allows for use of theatre and the stage with a minimum of eight square feet available. Your event will take place in front of the current Bas Bleu Theatre Company production set.
Full Use: There are 21 full use days. Full use allows for the entirety of the stage to be used for your event.
Be aware that all theatre dates (partial and full) will also come with use of the lobby at the same rented times.
3) What is and what is not included as part of the free use?
The base cost is provided at no charge as per the DDA Lease. Services such as technical staff, box office use, materials, etc. can be purchased thru Bas Bleu. Please refer to the “Services Available” document found below.
4) Is the Theatre or Lobby available for rental beyond the DDA free use dates?
Yes. Please contact the theatre to discuss your options.
5) Can we schedule an event beyond July 31?
Yes. The 2012-2013 schedule is now available. Please see pdf document 2012-2013 Master Calendar below for available dates.
Please do not hesitate to contact Tricia Navarre, Bas Bleu Theatre Production Manager at
or 970 498-8949 with any additional questions.
Questionaire (PDF--required to initiate rental request)
Questionaire (Word Doc--required to initiate rental request)
2012-2013 Master Calendar (as of 5/1/13)
Theatre User Agreement
Lobby User Agreement
Additional Services Available
Page Updated: 5/2/13