Presenting Denver is hard at work planning a few engaging events for you this year. Get ready to mingle, Denver! View our upcoming and past events below. Join our mailing list to receive updates about upcoming Presenting Denver events and other news. Want to get more engaged? Learn more about volunteering for our Events Committee.
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Martha Graham Dance Company Master Class | October 7, 2017
Martha Graham Dance Company is coming to Denver!
Join Denise Vale, Senior Artistic Associate, and one of the last principal dancers to work directly with Martha Graham, for this free Master Class. Co-presented with Presenting Denver and The Robert and Judi Newman Center for the Performing Arts, Ms. Vale will engage dancers to move with Graham’s exuberant energy.
Join the Robert & Judi Newman Center and Presenting Denver for a free pre-professional master class with Martha Graham Dance Company on Saturday, October 7 from 10:30 am – 12 pm in the Byron Studio at The Robert & Judi Newman Center for the Performing Arts. This class is free and open to intermediate to advanced dancers, students under the age of 18 years old will require a parent or guardian permission and signature. Space is limited!
Location: Byron Studio at The Robert & Judi Newman Center for the Performing Arts located at 2344 East Iliff Avenue, Denver, CO 80210.
Pre-registration for the master class is required. Class registration is on a first come, first serve basis as is limited. All students must sign release forms at check-in. Students under the age of 18 year will require parent or guardian permission and signatures.REGISTER
Other ways to engage:
Visit the exhibit! The Robert & Judi Newman Center in collaboration with Carson Brierly Giffin Dance Library. Ritual, Myth, and Archetype in Early Modern Dance uses archival materials from the University of Denver Carson Brierly Giffin Dance Library to connect themes present in Martha Graham’s works, such as Errand in the Maze and Dark Meadow, to those in works by early modern dance pioneers Mary Wigman, Hanya Holm, and Colorado-based artist Maxine Munt.
Purchase tickets to see Martha Graham Dance Company on October 7 at 7:30 pm. Purchase tickets at http://www.newmancenterpresents.com/
Wine & Works-in-Progress | December 2, 2017
Call for Submissions
Presenting Denver is seeking original choreography submissions from professional choreographers or advanced level middle school, high school, or university students in all dance genres for its Wine & Works-in-Progress Feedback Session. Unfortunately, we are unable to accommodate aerial dance or dance genres that require hard sole shoes or street shoes at this time. Selected works will be shared in an informal showing at the Denver Center for the Performing Arts’ Conservatory Theater at the Robert and Judi Newman Center for Theatre Education on December 2, 2017. The informal performance of each work will be followed by an audience feedback session led by a facilitator. Six choreographic pieces will be selected for the Wine & Works-in-Progress Feedback Session.
Submissions are accepted between August 15-Sept 15, 2017 at midnight MST. Late submissions will not be considered, including non-refundable application fees received after the submission date has passed.
Please note that alcohol will not be served to individuals under the age of 21 years. Artists ages 21 years and older performing in the Wine & Works-in-Progress will not be able to consume any alcoholic beverages until after their performances at the event.LEARN MORE
A special thanks to our Arts Partner for this event:
Inside Look at a Creative Process: Bridgman|Packer Dance
November 17, 2016 | In partnership with Newman Center Presents, Presenting Denver hosted a free Artist Talk, entitled Inside Look at a Creative Process: Bridgman|Packer Dance on Thursday, November 17, 2016 in the Williams Recital Hall at the Newman Center for the Performing Arts. Attendees enjoyed fantastic insight to the company.
Arts Partner for this event:
Presenting Denver Head to Toe: A Photo & Film Shoot
September 12, 2016 | Presenting Denver Head to Toe: A Photo & Film Shoot was a fun and free event for dancers or dance organizations of all ages and backgrounds to show off their dance moves and act as photo and film models for Presenting Denver’s marketing and branding purposes. This event was held at EXDO Event Center.