Sleeping Beauty | October 5 – 14, 2018

Ellie Caulkins Opera House

Let Colorado Ballet take you to an enchanted world with Sleeping Beauty, choreographed by Marius Petipa, and music by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky performed live by the Colorado Ballet Orchestra. The fairytale Sleeping Beauty will entertain with captivating fairies, curses, princes and a beautiful princess—all depicted through the artistry of Colorado Ballet’s dancers, along with dreamy costumes and sets.

Performance Dates* 

 
Friday, October 5, 2018 – 7:30pm  Friday, October 12, 2018 – 7:30pm
Saturday, October 6, 2018 – 2pm  Saturday, October 13, 2018 – 2pm
Saturday, October 6, 2018 – 7:30pm  Saturday, October 13, 2018 – 7:30pm
Sunday, October 7, 2018 – 2pm  Sunday, October 14, 2018 – 2pm
Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 7:30pm   


The Nutcracker | November 24 – December 24, 2018

Ellie Caulkins Opera House

Just in time for the holidays, Colorado Ballet’s acclaimed production of The Nutcracker returns for its 58th year. In addition to being the largest production of The Nutcracker in the state, Colorado Ballet’s 2016 production was named the best-loved Nutcracker in the U.S. in the 10th Annual Goldstar National Nutcracker Award Contest. Live music will be performed by the Colorado Ballet Orchestra. Last season’s performance of The Nutcracker sold out, so be sure to get your tickets early!

Performance Dates* 

 
Saturday, November 24, 2018 – 1pm  Saturday, December 15, 2018 – 1pm 
Saturday, November 24, 2018 – 6:30pm  Saturday, December 15, 2018 – 6:30pm 
Sunday, November 25, 2018 – 1pm  Sunday, December 16, 2018 – 1pm  
Saturday, December 1, 2018 – 1pm   Sunday, December 16, 2018 – 6:30pm 
Sunday, December 2, 2018 – 1pm  Wednesday, December 19, 2018 – 6:30pm 
Sunday, December 2, 2018 – 6:30pm  Thursday, December 20, 2018 – 6:30pm 
Thursday, December 6, 2018 – 7:30pm  Friday, December 21, 2018 – 1pm  
Friday, December 7, 2018 – 7:30pm  Friday, December 21, 2018 – 6:30pm 
Saturday, December 8, 2018 – 1pm  Saturday, December 22, 2018 – 1pm 
Saturday, December 8, 2018 – 6:30pm  Saturday, December 22, 2018 – 6:30pm 
Sunday, December 9, 2018 – 1pm  Sunday, December 23, 2018 – 1pm 
Sunday, December 9, 2018 – 6:30pm  Sunday, December 23, 2018 – 6:30pm 
Thursday, December 13, 2018 – 7:30pm  Monday, December 24, 2018 – 1pm 
Friday, December 14, 2018 – 7:30pm   


The Wizard of Oz | February 1 – 10, 2019

Ellie Caulkins Opera House

In the winter of 2019, Colorado Ballet will bring a premiere to Colorado—The Wizard of Oz. From the creator of the huge 2014 hit Alice (in wonderland), Septime Webre choreographed The Wizard of Oz for a unique partnership between three esteemed ballet companies. Colorado Ballet has partnered with Canada’s Royal Winnipeg Ballet (Artistic Director Andre Lewis) and Kansas City Ballet (Artistic Director Devon Carney) to bring into existence this new large-scale work that will not only expand the repertoire, but will also delight audiences and critics alike. Music by Matthew Pierce will be performed live by the Colorado Ballet Orchestra. Follow the yellow brick road to new and exciting adventures at Colorado Ballet.

Performance Dates* 

 
Friday, February 1, 2019 – 7:30pm   Friday, February 8, 2019 – 7:30pm 
Saturday, February 2, 2019 – 2pm  Saturday, February 9, 2019 – 2pm 
Saturday, February 2, 2019 – 7:30pm  Saturday, February 9, 2019 – 7:30pm 
Sunday, February 3, 2019 – 2pm  Sunday, February 10, 2019 – 2pm  
Sunday, February 3, 2019 – 6:30pm  Sunday, February 10, 2019 – 6:30pm 


Tour De Force | March 8 – 10, 2019

Ellie Caulkins Opera House

Colorado Ballet will present Tour de Force featuring Colorado Ballet alongside Colorado’s own Wonderbound and Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Companies. This collaborative program will showcase a contemporary work performed by Colorado Ballet, a new work choreographed by Wonderbound Artistic Director Garrett Ammon starring Colorado Ballet and Wonderbound dancers, and a new work choreographed by Artistic Director Cleo Parker Robinson Dance featuring Colorado Ballet and Cleo Parker Robinson Dancers. This vibrant and innovative program will celebrate dance in Colorado and the incredible way that the art of dance can create joy and inspiration.

Performance Dates* 

 
Friday, March 8, 2019 – 7:30pm   
Saturday, March 9, 2019 – 2pm   
Saturday, March 9, 2019 – 7:30pm   
Sunday, March 10, 2019 – 2pm   


Ballet Masterworks | April 5 – 14, 2019

Carmina Burana

Ellie Caulkins Opera House

Closing out the 2018/2019 season, Ballet Masterworks at the Ellie Caulkins Opera house will feature Carmina Burana, and a second work to be announced. For the first time in nearly 20 years, Colorado Ballet will perform Carmina Burana. Choreography by former Colorado Ballet Artistic Director Fernand Nault. The evocative and powerful music by Carl Orff will be performed live by the Colorado Ballet Orchestra and chorus. 

Performance Dates* 

 
Friday, April 5, 2019 – 7:30pm  Thursday, April 11, 2019 – 7:30pm 
Saturday, April 6, 2019 – 2pm
Friday, April 12, 2019 – 7:30pm  
Saturday, April 6, 2019 – 7:30pm  Saturday, April 13, 2019 – 7:30pm 
Sunday, April 7, 2019 – 2pm   Sunday, April 14, 2019 – 2pm 


Please Note:

  • Subscriber renewal packets will be mailed in April.
  • Season Tickets on Sale Soon. Single Tickets on Sale in July 15, 2018.
  • To purchase new or additional season tickets, call 303-837-8888 ext. 2. Benefits of becoming a season subscriber include 25% off all performances, free ticket exchanges, priority seating and much more.

*All dates subject to change.

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