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Colorado Ballet presents The Nutcracker 2015

Thursday, October 15, 2015


Colorado Ballet presents the 55th annual production of The Nutcracker, November 28-December 27, 2015 at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House featuring fantastic characters, brilliant dancing, exquisite sets, dazzling costumes, timeless choreography and Tchaikovsky’s extraordinary arrangement performed live by the Colorado Ballet Orchestra. This enchanting production brings the timeless story to life and transports audiences to lands of wintertime magic and delicious sweets. Visit http://coloradoballet.org for more information.
 
KeyBank presents
The Nutcracker
November 28-December 27, 2015
Ellie Caulkins Opera House
With live music by the Colorado Ballet Orchestra
http://coloradoballet.org
 
This video features artists of Colorado Ballet.

Colorado Ballet to host Nutcracker Market in Skyline Park November 5-8

Monday, October 12, 2015

Colorado Ballet will host the first annual Colorado Ballet Nutcracker Market November 5-8, 2015 in a heated tent in Skyline Park in Downtown Denver at 16th and Arapahoe Streets.

The market will consist of an upscale retail market, with additional artisan and high-end craft booths.  In addition to the holiday market, Colorado Ballet will host other events and activities including a private kick-off cocktail party, two Breakfast with Santa events, a food court with a variety of food trucks, and live music by local chorale and music groups.  Colorado Ballet Academy students will also perform on November 8.

“Colorado Ballet takes great pride in hosting our first annual Colorado Ballet Nutcracker Market, which will kick-off the holiday season in Denver,” said Sarah Treviño-Anderson, Colorado Ballet Special Events and Boutique Manager.  “The Nutcracker Market will showcase the best Denver has to offer for holiday gift ideas with great entertainment and holiday festivities.”

The event will be held annually during the first weekend of November in Downtown Denver and will benefit Colorado Ballet and its affiliate programs.

Tickets are $10 in advance and $12 at the door.  Children ages 12 and under are free.  Breakfast with Santa costs $30 and includes breakfast, visit with Santa, cookie and ornament decorating, and admission to the market for one day.  The Kick-off Cocktail Party on November 5 costs $50 for a single ticket or $75 for a couple and both tickets include hors d’oeurves, two drinks and market entry on one of the following days.  For more information on the Colorado Ballet Nutcracker Market, visit www.coloradoballet.org/nutcrackermarket.

La Sylphide reviews

Thursday, October 08, 2015

Read a few of the outstanding reviews about Colorado Ballet's La Sylphide, October 2-11, 2015 at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House:

Photos from La Sylphide

Monday, October 05, 2015

Here are a few photos of Colorado Ballet's production of La Sylphide, which runs until October 11.  For more information, visit http://coloradoballet.org/performances/la-sylphide.

Maria Mosina in La Sylphide Act I - by Mike Watson


Alexei Tyukov in La Sylphide Act I - by Mike Watson

Artists of Colorado Ballet in La Sylphide Act I - by Mike Watson

Gregory Gonzales in La Sylphide by Mike Watson

Maria Mosina and Alexei Tyukov in La Sylphide Act II - by Mike Watson

Artists of Colorado Ballet in La Sylphide Act II - by Mike Watson

Alexei Tyukov and Gregory Gonzales in La Sylphide Act II - by Mike Watson

Sharon Wehner celebrates 20th season at Colorado Ballet

Friday, October 02, 2015

Principal dancer Sharon Wehner is interviewed about her 20th season with Colorado Ballet.

Photos courtesy of Sharon Wehner.

Maria Mosina and Gil Boggs on 9News Colorado & Company

Thursday, October 01, 2015

This is a video of Principal Dancer Maria Mosina and Artistic Director Gil Boggs on 9News' Colorado & Company talking about La Sylphide.

Artists of Colorado Ballet rehearse La Sylphide Act II sylphs

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Artists of Colorado Ballet rehearse La Sylphide Act II sylphs.

La Sylphide
October 2-11, 2015
Ellie Caulkins Opera House
With live music by the Colorado Ballet Orchestra
http://coloradoballet.org

La Sylphide rehearsal - Maria Mosina, Sharon Wehner and Dana Benton rehearse the sylph

Monday, September 28, 2015

La Sylphide rehearsal - Maria Mosina, Sharon Wehner and Dana Benton rehearse the sylph

La Sylphide
October 2-11, 2015
Ellie Caulkins Opera House
With live music by the Colorado Ballet Orchestra
http://coloradoballet.org

Interview with Yosvani Ramos about La Sylphide

Saturday, September 26, 2015

This is an interview with Colorado Ballet principal dancer Yosvani Ramos about La Sylphide. Photos and video provided by Yosvani Ramos.

La Sylphide
October 2-11, 2015
Ellie Caulkins Opera House
With live music by the Colorado Ballet Orchestra
http://coloradoballet.org

Artists of Colorado Ballet rehearse La Sylphide - the Sylph and James

Thursday, September 24, 2015

Artists of Colorado Ballet rehearse La Sylphide - the Sylph and James

La Sylphide
October 2-11, 2015
Ellie Caulkins Opera House
With live music by the Colorado Ballet Orchestra
http://coloradoballet.org

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