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Ballet MasterWorks
2018/2019 Season
Ballet MasterWorks

This season’s Ballet MasterWorks program will open with George Balanchine’s Serenade, and the second half will include a performance of Carmina Burana for the first time in nearly 20 years. This production of Carmina Burana features choreography by the acclaimed Fernand Nault, along with Carl Orff’s evocative and powerful music performedlive by the Colorado Ballet Orchestra and chorus.

Fri 4/5/19 7:30PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House Ballet MasterWorks
Sat 4/6/19 2:00PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House Ballet MasterWorks
Sat 4/6/19 7:30PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House Ballet MasterWorks
Sun 4/7/19 2:00PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House Ballet MasterWorks
Fri 4/12/19 7:30PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House Ballet MasterWorks
Sat 4/13/19 7:30PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House Ballet MasterWorks
Sun 4/14/19 2:00PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House Ballet MasterWorks


Giselle
2018/2019 Academy
Giselle
All students enrolled in Levels 1 through Pre-Professional Division will perform Giselle on May 25 at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House. Giselle is a romantic masterpiece that has been performed continually since it was created more than 160 years ago.
Sat 5/25/19 1:00PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House Giselle - Student Performance
Sat 5/25/19 6:00PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House Giselle - Student Performance


Don Quixote
2019/2020 Season
Don Quixote

Don Quixote remains one of today’s most frequently performed works with original classical choreography by Marius Petipa, restaged for this production by Colorado Ballet’s Artistic Director Gil Boggs and Ballet Mistresses Sandra Brown and Lorita Travaglia. This production delights with stunning Spanish sets and costumes. Follow Don Quixote and Sancho Panza as they search for a noble adventure, leading to a band of gypsies, dreams and a surprising turn of events.

For season subscriptions, please print the online form and return it to Colorado Ballet or call 303-837-8888 ext. 2.

Fri 10/4/19 7:30PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House Don Quixote
Sat 10/5/19 2:00PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House Don Quixote
Sat 10/5/19 7:30PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House Don Quixote
Sun 10/6/19 2:00PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House Don Quixote
Thu 10/10/19 7:30PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House Don Quixote
Fri 10/11/19 7:30PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House Don Quixote
Sat 10/12/19 2:00PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House Don Quixote
Sat 10/12/19 7:30PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House Don Quixote
Sun 10/13/19 2:00PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House Don Quixote


The Nutcracker
2019/2020 Season
The Nutcracker

Audiences simply can’t get enough of Colorado Ballet’s acclaimed production of The Nutcracker. Returning for its 59th season, this beloved holiday favorite sells out every year. Experience this whimsical trip to the sugar plum kingdom where magical dances come alive. Last year’s production hit record breaking ticket sales, so patrons will want to secure their seats early for this holiday tradition as most performances fill up prior to opening night.

For season subscriptions, please print the online form and return it to Colorado Ballet or call 303-837-8888 ext. 2.

Sat 11/30/19 1:00PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House The Nutcracker
Sat 11/30/19 6:30PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House The Nutcracker
Sun 12/1/19 1:00PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House The Nutcracker
Sun 12/1/19 6:30PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House The Nutcracker
Sat 12/7/19 1:00PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House The Nutcracker
Sun 12/8/19 1:00PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House The Nutcracker
Sun 12/8/19 6:30PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House The Nutcracker
Wed 12/11/19 7:30PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House The Nutcracker
Thu 12/12/19 7:30PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House The Nutcracker
Fri 12/13/19 7:30PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House The Nutcracker
Sat 12/14/19 1:00PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House The Nutcracker
Sat 12/14/19 6:30PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House The Nutcracker
Sun 12/15/19 1:00PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House The Nutcracker
Sun 12/15/19 6:30PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House The Nutcracker
Wed 12/18/19 7:30PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House The Nutcracker
Thu 12/19/19 7:30PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House The Nutcracker
Fri 12/20/19 7:30PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House The Nutcracker
Sat 12/21/19 1:00PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House The Nutcracker
Sat 12/21/19 6:30PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House The Nutcracker
Sun 12/22/19 1:00PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House The Nutcracker
Sun 12/22/19 6:30PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House The Nutcracker
Mon 12/23/19 1:00PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House The Nutcracker
Mon 12/23/19 6:30PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House The Nutcracker
Tue 12/24/19 1:00PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House The Nutcracker


Peter Pan
2019/2020 Season
Peter Pan

Peter Pan will take audiences on a high-flying adventure to Never, Never Land where Peter Pan, Wendy, John and Michael experience pirates, Lost Boys, Captain Hook, an infamous crocodile and a little bit of pixie dust as this brilliant story unfolds. With choreography by Michael Pink and music by Philip Feeney, this ballet features the same artistic duo that created the acclaimed ballet Dracula, which Colorado audiences will recall from sold-out performances in fall of 2017.

For season subscriptions, please print the online form and return it to Colorado Ballet or call 303-837-8888 ext. 2.

Fri 1/31/20 7:30PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House Peter Pan
Sat 2/1/20 2:00PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House Peter Pan
Sat 2/1/20 7:30PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House Peter Pan
Sun 2/2/20 2:00PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House Peter Pan
Fri 2/7/20 7:30PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House Peter Pan
Sat 2/8/20 2:00PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House Peter Pan
Sat 2/8/20 7:30PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House Peter Pan
Sun 2/9/20 2:00PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House Peter Pan


Tour de Force
2019/2020 Season
Tour de Force

This season’s Tour de Force program continues in the spirit of innovative dance with dynamic and acclaimed contemporary works. Colorado Ballet’s dancers will open the program with Feast of the Gods by choreographer Edwaard Liang, who won the Prince Prize for Choreography and was nominated for the Golden Mast Award in Russia for Best Production. The program will include the world premiere of an all-new work, and close with Celts, by choreographer Lila York. "…an astonishing array of dance images of Ireland, a piece that is both profound and thrilling." - The Boston Globe on Celts

For season subscriptions, please print the online form and return it to Colorado Ballet or call 303-837-8888 ext. 2.

Fri 3/6/20 7:30PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House Tour de Force
Sat 3/7/20 2:00PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House Tour de Force
Sat 3/7/20 7:30PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House Tour de Force
Sun 3/8/20 2:00PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House Tour de Force


Ballet MasterWorks
2019/2020 Season
Ballet MasterWorks

To close the 2019/2020 season, Colorado Ballet presents monumental favorites in Ballet MasterWorks. Featuring Petite Mort by choreographer Jirí Kylián and Twyla Tharp’s In The Upper Room, this program showcases works that profoundly impacted the art form and remain central masterpieces of the 20th century ballet repertoire.

For season subscriptions, please print the online form and return it to Colorado Ballet or call 303-837-8888 ext. 2.

Fri 4/3/20 7:30PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House Ballet MasterWorks
Sat 4/4/20 2:00PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House Ballet MasterWorks
Sat 4/4/20 7:30PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House Ballet MasterWorks
Sun 4/5/20 2:00PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House Ballet MasterWorks
Fri 4/10/20 7:30PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House Ballet MasterWorks
Sat 4/11/20 7:30PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House Ballet MasterWorks
Sun 4/12/20 2:00PM Ellie Caulkins Opera House Ballet MasterWorks

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