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Colorado Ballet Academy students take top honors in dance competitions

Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Colorado Ballet Academy students took top honors in two different dance competitions last weekend. ..


Summer Intensive 2017 - Colorado Ballet

Wednesday, June 07, 2017

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Colorado Ballet Academy opens 2016-2017 class registration

Wednesday, June 07, 2017

The Colorado Ballet Academy opened online registration for the 2016-2017 session of dance classes for children and adults.  The session begins on August 22 and includes the Ballet Program, Pre-professional Division and Adult and Teen Open Program.  ..


Academy summer open program begins May 9

Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Colorado Ballet Academy's 2016 Summer Open Program classes will begin on Monday, May 9. ..


Summer Young Dancer Workshop starts next week

Wednesday, June 07, 2017

The first session of Colorado Ballet Academy's Summer Young Dance Workshop starts next week and runs through June 24.  The second session runs from June 27 through July 8.  ..


Summer Intensive 2016 starts today!

Wednesday, June 07, 2017

The Colorado Ballet Academy Summer Intensive starts today!  Between now and July 22, students from all over the U.S. and the world will be studying at our Summer Intensive.  We want to welcome these students to Denver! ..


Don't miss out on summer classes June through July!

Wednesday, June 07, 2017

The Colorado Ballet Academy will offer six weeks of ballet classes for children ages 3 to 9+ this summer in June and July.  These classes will take place Monday through Thursday, June 6 through July 15 (no classes on July 4) at Colorado Ballet's home at the Armstrong Center for Dance, 1075 Santa Fe Drive in Denver.  Register today! ..


Summer Camps are starting to fill up!

Wednesday, June 07, 2017

With summer right around the corner, what could be more fun for your children than keeping them active at one of the Colorado Ballet Academy Summer Dance Camps?  As the official school of Colorado Ballet, our summer camp students will show off their creativity through movement, dance like ballet royalty, learn about the magical world of ballet fairies and improve their dance skills through a series of day camps for children ages 3 to 9. ..


Register today for Winter Break Master Classes

Wednesday, June 07, 2017

The Colorado Ballet Academy will host technique and pointe master classes during the winter break on January 7, 8, 14 and 15.  The classes are taught by Colorado Ballet Company Members Dana Benton, Tracy Jones, Maria Mosina, Yosvani Ramos and Sharon Wehner.  Classes are open to Intermediate/Advanced students who are already on pointe (Levels 5 and up).  Intermediate and Advanced Open program students are also welcome.  Please register ahead of time online or in person, space is limited.  Students should arrive 30 minutes prior to the start of the class. ..


Summer Intensive Auditions begin January 3

Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Colorado Ballet Academy under the direction of Valerie Madonia, offers a Summer Intensive program for the serious intermediate dancer through to pre-professional levels ages 11-21 who are on pointe, June 13-July 22, 2016 at Colorado Ballet's home at the Armstrong Center for Dance.  With internationally renowned master teachers and the Academy's highly regarded school faculty, the program offers classes designed to provide far reaching improvement for each student.  Focus is placed on developing the whole dancer by offering classes according to level in ballet technique, pointe, men’s class, variations, pas de deux, modern, contemporary, character, Pilates, body conditioning as well as lectures on injury prevention, nutrition, Anatomy in Clay ©,  and dance history. * Please note not all class are available for the entire program. ..



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