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Dark, disappointing "Beauty and the Beast"

The Denver Post - February 24, 2010

The Colorado Ballet's deliciously macabre production of "Dracula," which it first presented in 2001 and brought back for several encore runs, ranks among its bi... Read the full article

Beauty and the Beast told in dance

Colorado Community Newspapers - February 16, 2010

On Feb. 19, the curtain will rise on a Colorado Ballet company premier of “Beauty and the Beast,” a full length fairy tale ballet commissioned by the Hong Kong ... Read the full article

Beauty and The Beast Untamed

The Denver Post - February 19, 2010

Updating classic tales is a tricky business, as any creative type will insist. It requires a delicate balance of timeless sentiment and modern vocabulary, relat... Read the full article

How "Nutcracker" stays timeless

The Denver Post - December 11, 2009

It might shock the masses to know that the original "Nutcracker," based on a book published in the early 1800s, was a rather depressing tale.... Read the full article

Colorado Ballet's The Nutcracker

ColoradoDrama.com - December 7, 2009

What has made The Nutcracker, which languished after its premiere, a holiday ritual? A combination of choreographic refinements, reinterpretations of the story—... Read the full article

The Nutcrakcer by Colorado Ballet

Opus Colorado - December 7, 2009

The Colorado Ballet knows that it is Christmas! From the very first note the orchestra played, and from the very first movement that Drosselmeyer and his dolls ... Read the full article

Denver's 'Nutcracker' is a Charmer

Inside Denver - December 7, 2009

Colorado Ballet's rendition of The Nutcracker is a solid must-do choice for the holidays in Denver. A full 40-piece orchestra and exquisite costumes brilliantly... Read the full article

Don Quixote Review

Colorado Drama - October 22, 2009

As the first modern novel, Miguel de Cervantes' famous story influences European literature and art in countless ways. Like the Arabian classic, "A Thousand and... Read the full article

Colorado Ballet's "Don Quixote" light, energetic

The Denver Post - October 20, 2009

The ballet "Don Quixote" can't match the dramatic power of "Swan Lake" or the elegant grandeur of "Sleeping Beauty." Indeed, it can even seem a little lightweig... Read the full article

The magnificent Colorado Ballet and Don Quixote

Opus Colorado - October 17, 2009

The use of the word “Wow!” is probably considered not very sophisticated, and quite possibly uncouth, in refined circles. In academic circles, most likely it sh... Read the full article


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