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Colorado Ballet hosts many special events, unique performances and educational classes that are open to the public and offer a behind-the-scenes look at the Ballet and the people who make the magic happen. Check out our upcoming events!  Click here to view upcoming Academy events.  Click here to view upcoming performances.

First Friday at Colorado Ballet

Friday, February 6, 2015
6-8:30 p.m.
Black Box Theater at The Armstrong Center for Dance
Enter through door on Santa Fe Drive through Studio 4 (Posner Salon)
1075 Santa Fe Drive
Denver, CO 80204

Join us on First Friday for a variety of performances featuring Colorado Ballet Academy dancers who are preparing for upcoming performances and competitions.  First Friday at Colorado Ballet will also feature Academy faculty performing original works, such as excerpts from Lorita Travglia’s Tango, Jayne Persch’s Briah and a duet with teachers Carolina Pahde and Julie Anderson choreographed by Maedee Dupres. This event is free and open to the public!

Behind the Scenes Luncheon - Ballet MasterWorks

11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
February 18, 2015
Cost: $50
Lunch at Kevin Taylor’s at the Opera House
Chambers Grant Salon, Ellie Caulkins Opera House
Rehearsal at Ellie Caulkins Opera House

Enjoy a sneak peek of Colorado Ballet’s upcoming performance of Ballet MasterWorks!  Behind the Scenes Luncheons are your opportunity to hear artists of Colorado Ballet talk about the upcoming production and answer your questions.  After lunch, look in on dress rehearsal and see the dancers in action!  RSVP by February 13 by clicking here.  For more information, call 303-339-1618.

Corporate Breakfast Event

Meet your neighbor and learn about great opportunities to engage with Colorado Ballet

Thursday, February 19, 2015
7:30-9 a.m.
The Armstrong Center for Dance
1075 Santa Fe Drive
Denver, CO 80204
Light breakfast and beverages will be served.

Join Colorado Ballet staff and dancers for a behind the scenes look at our new home in Denver's Art District on Santa Fe.  Come tour the new building including the Black Box Theater, state-of-the-art studios, costume shop and learn about our new corporate partnership program.

RSVPs requested to or by calling 303-339-1618.  Please RSVP by Friday, February 13.  This is a free event.

Ladies at the Barre - Ballet MasterWorks

5:45 p.m. dinner
7:30 p.m. performance
February 26, 2015
Cost: $130
Location: The EDGE Restaurant at The Four Seasons Denver
Complimentary valet parking

Enjoy a night out with dinner and Colorado Ballet's performance of Ballet MasterWorks.  Tickets include a two-course meal and glass of wine along with an orchestra ticket to the performance.  This is a wonderful opportunity to come with a friend or on your own to meet other women (and men) who enjoy the ballet.  Husbands, boyfriends and friends are welcome!  The restaurant is just a short walk to the Ellie Caulkins Opera House.  Please RSVP by clicking here.

Center Stage Party - Ballet MasterWorks

Immediately following the performance (around 9:30 p.m.)
February 26, 2015
Location: The Corner Office
1401 Curtis Street
Denver, CO 80202

Join the Center Stage young patrons group at The Corner Office immediately after the Ballet MasterWorks performance on Thursday, February 26 for a post-performance party. Two free drinks and light appetizers are included.  The event is free for Center Stage members, $20 for guests.  Center Stage members receive 25% off tickets for this performance.   Please RSVP to or 303-339-1714.

Colorado Ballet Gala

6 p.m.
Saturday, May 16, 2015
Colorado Ballet's new building - The Armstrong Center for Dance
1075 Santa Fe Drive
Denver, CO 80204

Click here for more information.

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Colorado Ballet's Dick Saunders Classic

Monday, May 18, 2015
Lunch and warm-up at 11 a.m.
Golf starts at 12 p.m.
Columbine Country Club
17 Fairway Ln
Littleton, CO 80123

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