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ALICE (in wonderland)February 19 - 28, 2016
Ellie Caulkins Opera House
Choreography by Septime Webre
Music by Matthew Pierce
Fall down the rabbit hole and join Colorado Ballet on an adventure with ALICE (in wonderland)
, the Colorado premiere of a ballet based on Lewis Carroll’s books. Experience a (wonder)land of the whimsical and absurd with beloved colorful characters including the White Rabbit, Cheshire Cat, Caterpillar, Mad Hatter and other exotic creatures as young Alice escapes the clutches of the wicked Queen of Hearts. Featuring choreography by Septime Webre and music by Matthew Pierce, performed live by the Colorado Ballet Orchestra, this ballet will charm adults and children in a theatrical extravaganza!
Ballet Director's ChoiceMarch 25 - 27, 2016
University of Denver's Newman Center
June Swaner Gates Concert Hall
Season closer Ballet Director’s Choice will highlight the talents of Colorado Ballet’s dancers in a collection of contemporary ballets. The repertory will open with renowned contemporary choreographer Dominic Walsh's Wolfgang (for Webb), with music by W. A. Mozart.
Ballet Director's Choice will then feature two pas de deuxs by two exceptional choreographers: It's Not a Cry by choreographer Amy Seiwert, set to Jeff Buckley’s recording of Leonard Cohen’s "Hallelujah"; and Light Rain choreographer by Gerald Arpino, which was has been The Joffrey Ballet’s signature piece since its premiere in 1981.
The production will close with the world premiere of the tango-inspired ballet The Angel of Buenos Aires by choreographer and Colorado Ballet's Ballet Mistress Lorita Travaglia. The ballet will feature music by Piazzolla.
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