Colorado Ballet will perform a collection of classical and contemporary works at An Evening under the Stars at 7:30 p.m. on August 20, 2016 at the Arvada Center Outdoor Amphitheater, 6901 Wadsworth Blvd., Arvada, CO 80003. ..
Marking its 27th season with world premieres, exceptional debuts, and captivating collaborations, the Vail International Dance Festival announces Colorado Ballet as a featured company during the 2015 season, which will be held July 27 through August 10
in Vail, Colorado. The Festival welcomes back Colorado Ballet, which
performed last during the 2011 Festival, premiering a new work by Emery
On Sunday, August 2 at 7:30pm at the Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater, Colorado Ballet will perform in Ballet Blast, along with the National Ballet of Mexico, BalletX, and BalletCollective. Ballet Blast
will feature a selection of international ballet stars for a diverse
evening of dance, from classic to contemporary, with music by the
cutting edge string quartet, Brooklyn Rider.
On Sunday, August 9 at 7:30 p.m. at the Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater, Colorado Ballet will perform in Balanchine Celebration,
a performance featuring a selection of the world’s finest dancers in a
unique evening of Balanchine ballets. Members of Colorado Ballet’s
corps de ballet will perform Concerto Barocco with guest principal dancers.
On Monday, August 10 at 7:30pm at the Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater, Colorado Ballet will perform on the closing night of the Festival in Dance for $20.15, an evening for everyone with specially-priced tickets for every seat in the house. Dance for $20.15 features Colorado Ballet performing In Pieces, with choreography by Val Caniparoli with music by Poul Ruders.
“When Colorado Ballet presented the world premiere of In Pieces
in 2013, the Denver Post described it as ‘contemporary action-packed’
and now our dancers have the opportunity to present this exciting work
on an international stage,” said Gil Boggs, Colorado Ballet Artistic
Director. “This is the first time since 2011 that Colorado Ballet has
performed at the Vail International Dance Festival and we are honored
that Damian Woetzel has chosen us to perform at a festival that includes
some of the world’s greatest dancers performing a variety of dance
genres. I believe our dancers have tremendous talent and this is a
chance for dance fans from all over the world to see that talent
The Vail International Dance Festival performances
take place at the Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater in Vail and the Vilar
Performing Arts Center in Beaver Creek. Tickets for all performances
except for Dance for $20.15 are now on sale. Tickets for Dance for $20.15 go on sale June 15. Visit www.vaildance.org for more information and follow the Festival on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. For more information on Colorado Ballet, visit www.coloradoballet.org and follow Colorado Ballet on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
Artists of Colorado Ballet perform "In Pieces"
Photo by Sue Daniels Photography
Colorado Ballet presents Ballet MasterWorks,
a collection of three works by the masters of music and dance February
20-March 1, 2015 at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House, with live music
performed by the Colorado Ballet Orchestra. ..
Unfortunately, ticket scammers are out again, purchasing tickets to
Colorado Ballet productions and reselling them at much higher prices.
We encourage our patrons to be cautious when purchasing tickets to our
productions, especially for The Nutcracker. We have seen tickets
on these sites for sale for as high as $350 each. We don't want our
patrons overpaying for tickets--the highest price level that Colorado
Ballet offers is $155. ..
Colorado Ballet will present Dracula, October 31-November 2, 2014 at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House. Dracula features choreography by Michael Pink and music by Philip Feeney, performed live by the Colorado Ballet Orchestra. ..
On March 28-30 2014, Colorado Ballet will close out its season with Ballet Director’s Choice. This contemporary production will present three entirely different pieces, each with their own unique choreography and music. ..