See more ideas about dance videos, dance and ballet. The colorado ballet auxiliary is dedicated to the support of one of the nations premier dance companies. In addition to being the largest production of the nutcracker in the state, colorado ballets 2016 production was named the bestloved nutcracker in the u. Colorado ballet the nutcracker ellie caulkins opera house.
All audition fees are nonrefundable, regardless of circumstances. In december 2016, colorado ballets the nutcracker was named the bestloved nutcracker in the 10th annual goldstar national nutcracker award contest, winning this coveted honor in a field that included more than 80 other productions throughout the u. Nearly 60 years after its foundation, colorado ballet has grown into a worldclass ballet company with company and studio company dancers presenting more than 50 classical and contemporary ballet performances every year. Back in 2016, the colorado ballet version of the production won a nutty, the annual goldstar national nutcracker award that honors the most beloved nutcracker in the nation. When looking through footage of our final days rehearsing and reflecting on this unexpected conclusion, one thing stood out repeatedly.
Colorado ballets nutcracker costumes date back 30 years. Colorado ballet at the armstrong center for dance offers studio rentals for workshops, auditions, events and more. This iconic productionboth uplifting and filled with humorhas become a seasonal aspen tradition. Colorado ballet guest artists perform in the evening performances on friday and saturday. Featuring brand new overthetop production and world class russian artists.
The nutcracker one of colorados major productions of the holiday tradition, with a cast of over 80 dancers including the professional company and charming young student dancers, a full live orchestra, spectacular scenery and special effects. Watch the tragic and romantic tale romeo and juliet by colorado ballet, the greatest love story of all time from february 25 to march 6, 2011 at the ellie caulkins opera house. Established in 1986, the auxiliary is a vital cultural force in the arts community. Embrace the holiday spirit and revel in the magic of aspen santa fe ballets the nutcracker. The nutcracker denver tickets at ellie caulkins opera house on 11282020 6. If you go a colorado nutcracker by colorado ballet society and colorado youth ballet, 2 and 7 p. Travel with clara and her nutcracker prince as they journey through a crystalline winter wonderland to the delightful land of sweets filled with your favorite fanciful characters and pure holiday magic. Play a role in keeping the magic alive colorado ballet nutcracker. Dracula next to the nutcracker, this ballet is the one people most inquire about when i tell them i dance with colorado ballet. Dont miss the chance to see lovelands only performance of the classic holiday ballet featuring local artists. Each of the 8 studios has its own sound system, sprung floors with marley covering studio 8 does not have a marley floor and full length mirrors.
Adult intermediate ballet this class welcomes students teenadult with at least 3 years of committed ballet training. This is the home of ballet in colorado, a place where new talent is born, and a. True, we do not perform dracula every year, but going on its 8th appearance since its denver debut in 2001, the ballet has had some. See moscow ballets great russian nutcracker in 2019.
You may also take a look at other special events and colorado ballet performances at. Buy colorado ballet tickets with a 100% buyer guarantee. Asfbs the nutcracker generously underwritten by kelley and mark purnell. Search all colorado ballet events and get last minute tickets with a 150% moneyback guarantee. Denver the colorado ballet is about to begin its 59th season of the nutcracker. A nonprofit organization presenting exceptional quality classical ballet and innovative dance through performances, training and education programs that are integral to the cultural life of our community. Bring the whole family to colorados favorite holiday tradition. However, we do accept video auditions if circumstances prevent you from attending a live audition. When it comes to holiday traditions in colorado, none are more iconic and magical than colorado ballets the nutcracker. With each transaction 100% verified and the largest inventory of tickets on the web, seatgeek is the safe choice for tickets on the web. With choreography by marius petipa, and music by peter ilyich tchaikovsky, sleeping. Description colorado ballet moved into its new home at 1075 santa fe drive in august 2014. Colorado ballets principal dancer retiring after 22 seasons. Colorado ballets nutracker is back for its 60th season.
Christophor moulton and chandra kuykendall by allen birnbach. Mountain view avenue, longmont directions the longmont symphony orchestra and the boulder ballet will present a sensoryfriendly abridged version of tchaikovskys beloved nutcracker ballet for individuals with special needs and their families. Your browser does not currently recognize any of the video formats. This is a video of colorado ballets the nutcracker, featuring sharon wehner as dewdrop. This year, for the 60th anniversary, colorado ballet will debut brand new sets and costumes in the classic victorian style, created especially for colorado ballet. Colorado ballet presenting worldclass classical ballet. In 1961, lillian covillo and freidann parker established colorado concert ballet to showcase talented students they had been teaching at their ballet school. If the nutcracker is our ubiquitous family holiday ballet, dracula is the adult version.
This february, the colorado ballet company premiered a brand new ballet, the wizard of oz. Colorado ballet s acclaimed nutcracker, the largest in the state and named the bestloved nutcracker in the u. Colorado ballet academy gives priority to those who audition in person. By 1976, colorado concert ballet produced 33 performances of the. Its the time of the year when the nutcracker returns to our studios. Cheap tickets to all colorado ballet shows are available on cheaptickets. The colorado ballet company is now performing its annual production of the nutcracker at the ellie caulkins opera house. The nutcracker ballet loveland and conservatory dance. Live music performed by the colorado ballet orchestra. If playback doesnt begin shortly, try restarting your. Their first production, the nutcracker, played to soldout houses in denvers bonfils theatre. Colorado ballet presents 54th annual the nutcracker youtube. The colorado ballets nutcracker is about family, on and. Colorado ballets the nutcracker 2012, presented by keybank.
You can play a role in colorado ballets creation of colorados very own the nutcracker featuring colorado ballets beloved choreography. The colorado ballets nutcracker is about family, on and off stage for 59 years the colorado ballet has cast its best and brightest in arguably the most iconic ballet of all time. Miller adam, david black, bill buckman, brian clifford clifford creative group, tom darnell clifford creative group, laura gohl, donna lorrig, lam ha, ted mehl a better image photography, peter strand, tmdexter photography, martha wirth, joel hawkins, katherine marie photography, kayla coburn, william j meyer photography. Features a cast of more than 150 children, preprofessional dancers, and guest artists, this delightful ballet with full backdrops and beautiful costumes will transport you to a simpler time and an enchanting place. Cara cooper and benjamin winegar rehearse arabian from the nutcracker. The production is the companys most popular show and biggest moneymaker.
Celebrate this christmas with the one and only moscow ballets great russian nutcracker. Colorado ballet sets up gofundme to replace 30yearold. This video includes photos of artists of colorado ballet. Colorado ballet will light up the stage and delight audiences of all ages for the 52nd year with colorados favorite holiday tradition, the nutcracker, prese. Behind the scenes of the nutcracker 18 colorado ballet youtube. Martin fredmann became artistic director in 1987, and colorado ballet secured itself as one of the leading arts organizations in colorado. Click here to visit our frequently asked questions about html5. Christophor moulton and chandra kuykendall photo by allen birnbach video by mike watson. Colorado ballet held auditions in new york, ny in january and denver, co in february for our 20172018 season. Find other colorado ballet dates and see why seatgeek is the trusted choice for tickets. See moscow ballets great russian nutcracker in 2019 youtube. Through its programs, the auxiliary benefits colorado ballet by promoting support and appreciation of ballet.
Colorado ballet will be holding auditions in new york, ny and denver, co for our 20202021 season. Colorado ballets nutcracker costumes date back 30 years, in need of upgrade. In addition to being the largest production of the nutcrackerin the state, colorado ballets 2016 production was named the bestloved nutcracker in the u. Students attending this class are expected to know basic barre and center vocabulary as well as simple petite allegro, pirouettes, combinations from the corner and grand allegro. I want email news and updates for events in my area. By 1976, colorado concert ballet produced 33 performances of the nutcracker and three other productions in the season. It was fresh and contemporary and loads of fun to watch. Larger than life puppets, nesting dolls and gloriously handcrafted costumes bring the christmas spirit to life. Colorado ballet hosts many special events and unique performances that are open to the public and occasionally offer a behindthescenes look at the ballet and the people who make the magic happen. Colorado ballet launches gofundme for the nutcracker. Colorado ballet opens season with sleeping beauty cbs.
Colorado ballets the nutcracker dewdrop video youtube. We present exceptional classical ballet and innovative dance through performances, training and education. By 1968, the company hit the road for its first tour of the state. The annual production of the nutcracker ballet, produced by loveland dance academy, is a full length ballet. Colorado ballet societys 75minute production is the perfect length for children and adults alike. First launched in the 1960s, the colorado ballet is a nonprofit organization that is dedicated to showcasing the very best ballet that the state, the country and the world has to offer. While it has been performed locally for nearly six decades, dancers have actually been wearing the sa. Denver cbs4 colorado ballet is opening its season with the classic fairy tale sleeping beauty. Last week, colorado ballet interrupted nutcracker rehearsals for an exciting announcement. Colorado ballet s season sadly ended abruptly this month. Colorado ballets the nutcracker arabian rehearsal youtube. Where athlete meets art featuring sarah tryon and kevin gael thomas. Where to see the nutcracker ballet mile high on the cheap. The nutcracker november 29december 27, 2014 ellie caulkins opera house with.307 893 635 602 631 1131 1211 1264 1022 842 1594 1061 381 1187 1485 1324 1426 1271 428 243 1186 446 1536 1502 1270 656 442 419 932 1157 946 599 983 694 655 809 1091 84 1140 861 380 864 193 176 293