We are thrilled to announce five full-length programs planned for the 2022/2023 Season—Dracula, The Nutcracker, Lady of the Camellias, Cinderella, and Ballet MasterWorks. Season subscriptions are available now! In the meantime, learn more about our spectacular 2022/2023 Season full of beloved favorites and adventures that will transport you to other worlds.
October 7–16, 2022
Back by popular demand, this spooky and blood-curdling drama makes a dynamic return to the stage. Based on Bram Stoker’s classic gothic horror story with choreography by Michael Pink, Dracula features creative sets and special effects along with an original score performed live by the Colorado Ballet Orchestra.
November 26–December 24, 2022
The Nutcracker returns to spark delight and joy for the holiday season. For the second year, audiences will enjoy the pleasure of seeing Colorado Ballet’s new sets and costumes, created especially for Colorado Ballet. Once again, join Clara and her army of toy soldiers as they battle the Mouse King and journey to the Kingdom of the Sugar Plum Fairy.
February 3–12, 2023
Based on the romantic novel by Alexandre Dumas fils, Lady of the Camellias tells the story of love, loss, and betrayal made famous by other adaptations including Giuseppe Verdi’s opera La Traviata and the film Moulin Rouge. Caniparoli’s ballet follows Marguerite and Armand, a beautiful courtesan and a young gentleman who fall passionately in love, much to the dismay of his family and her jealous protector, the Baron de Varville. Experience the beauty and heartbreak of Lady of the Camellias, featuring music by Frédéric Chopin, scenic design by David Gano, and costume design by Robert De La Rose.
March 10–19, 2023
A classic fairytale, Cinderella returns to Colorado Ballet for the first time since 2014. Families, children and those young at heart alike will enjoy this enchanting tale. The story of Cinderella will come to life through this dreamy ballet production featuring choreography by Ben Stevenson, Prokofiev’s famous music, and stunning classical ballet costumes.
April 14–23, 2022
To close the 2022/2023 Season, Colorado Ballet presents monumental 20th century repertoire in MasterWorks, with live music performed by the Colorado Ballet Orchestra. The program will feature Jirí Kylián's Sinfonietta, choreographed to the stunning musical work by Leoš Janácek of the same name. This production will finally make its celebratory appearance in Denver as the rescheduled presentation from March 2020. The program will also feature two other repertory ballets.