The Great American Laughing Stock Company is Steamboat Springs, Colorado’s repertory theatre company
producing shows ranging from the family to the fantastical. Originally
started in 1971, GALSCO transformed in the summer of 2008 to begin
working outdoors to create thePiknik Theatre Festival producing shows during the month of August. It’s theatre outdoors and out of the box!
All donations to the Piknik Theatre Festival are tax deductible through our Yampa Valley Performing Arts Council, a 501(c)3, EIN 81-1129278
2017 Piknik Theatre Festival to include “The Merchant of Venice” and a new work from the Mimesis Theatre Project of New York City:planning has begun for the 2017 season to include Shakespeare’s The Merchant of Venice and a new work from Andrew Garret Karl and the Mimesis Project. Something classic and something new, all outdoors, and all admission free! Stay tuned for programming updates and visit our sponsors: The Yampa River Botanic Park, The City of Steamboat Springs, Go Alpine, The Bud Werner Library, The Chief Theater, Steamboat Meat and Seafood, Mountain Resorts, and Off the Beaten Path.
2016 “As You Like It” Photos courtesy of George Fargo