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Meet Chip Walton
Chip Walton was elected as the Bonfils-Stanton Foundation’s first Community Trustee in 2015. He is the Producing Artistic Director and Founder of Curious Theatre Company. Named Denver’s “2005 Theatre Person of the Year,” he has directed over 45 shows for Curious and his work has garnered more than 75 local and national awards. Chip has served as President of the National New Play Network, participated in the Visiting Professionals program at the Eugene O’Neill Theatre Center, and served on the Leadership Group for Imagine 2020: Creating a Future for Denver’s Culture. He holds a B.A. in Theatre from Miami of Ohio University, an M.A. in Theatre from University of Colorado, and has completed the coursework for a Ph.D. in Theatre at CU. Chip is also a member of the 2005 inaugural class of the Foundation’s Livingston Fellowship Program. He and his wife, Dee Covington, have two daughters and can be found exploring many of Denver’s unique cultural attractions and Colorado’s wonderful mountain towns.