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Queen of Hearts Ball

Colorado Ballet's Queen of Hearts Ball

5:30 p.m. on Thursday, February 25, 2016
Ellie Caulkins Opera House
1400 Curtis Street
Denver, CO 80204

Lose your head at Colorado Ballet's Queen of Hearts Ball on February 25 at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House.  Start the evening off with cocktails, appetizers and an incredible silent auction!  Indulge in a delicious three course meal by Kevin Taylor.  The evening’s entertainment will include a performance by Colorado Ballet dancers performing sections from the ballet ALICE (in wonderland).  In addition, Tom Wopat, who began his career as Luke Duke in The Dukes of Hazzard and went on to become a Tony-nominated Broadway singer, television and movie actor will perform live.  Two of Wopat’s songs will be accompanied by a performance by Colorado Ballet dancers, with new choreography by Sandra Brown, Colorado Ballet’s Ballet Mistress and Choreographer.  Top off the evening with dancing on the stage of the Ellie Caulkins Opera House!


  • YP Ticket - for young professionals 40 and under - YP tickets are SOLD OUT
  • Individual Tickets - $350 - $200 is tax deductible
  • VIP Individual Tickets - $500 - $325 is tax deductible
  • Tables of 10 - $3,500 ($1,500 is tax deductible)
  • VIP Tables of 10 - $5,000 (includes premiere table placement, thank you’s in the program and on-screen - $2,500 is tax deductible)
  • Table with Tom Wopat - $10,000 (includes premiere table placement, thank you’s in the program and on-screen)

Online registration is now closed.  Please call 303-339-1618 for more information.

Entertainment Sponsor:

Always Best Care Senior Services

Hotel Sponsor:

Renaissance Denver Downtown City Center Hotel  

Queen of Hearts Committee:

Advisory Chair
Steve Edmonds
Auction Chair
Susan Stiff
Auxiliary Auction Chair
Linda Heiss
Corporate Chair
Joe Maslowski
Honorary Chair
Joanne Posner Mayer
Marketing Chair
Terri Fisher


Radhika Black
Allie Coppeak
Colleen Curran
Judy Esterbrook
Adrienne Rushton Fitzgibbons
Mark Hough
Amber Human
Deborah Kelly
Heather McCallin
Cheri Rubin
Denise Sanderson
Pam Sletten
Donna E. Smith
Susan Struna


Kim Christiansen


Reggie Rivers


Click here to download a sponsorship packet for the Queen of Hearts Ball.  For more information on becoming a sponsor, please contact Susan Stiff, Corporate Development Officer at (303) 598-0104 or

Tom WopatAbout Tom Wopat:

Thrust into the national consciousness by his role in the iconic TV show, The Dukes of Hazzard, Tom Wopat has enjoyed a long and varied career -he has starred in a dozen Broadway shows, including Tony-nominated roles in Annie, Get Your Gun and Catered Affair, and worked in several different films, most recently Quentin Tarantino’s Django Unchained. He has also recorded and helped produce nine different critically acclaimed albums, including last year’s Christmas collaboration with Dukes co-star, John Schneider, entitled “Home for Christmas.”



Maria Mosina by Allen Birnbach 

Photo: Maria Mosina by Allen Birnbach



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