The Commentary Corner

When it comes to dance commentary, Presenting Denver is in the know. The Commentary Corner gives you the 411 on the 303, for your local dance scene.

If you are seeking written performance coverage on The Commentary Corner from a Presenting Denver Ambassador Writer, please submit your upcoming professional dance concert event information to the Community Calendar and indicate your request for coverage in your calendar submission form. Please note our submission processes listed at the bottom of this page.

  • Photo credit Kevin Jarvies. Image courtesy of Choreographers Collective.

    Choreo Collective Creates Community

    Saturday, August 6th 2016 was a perfect summer night for the Denver urban weller to venture out to see a…

  • Denver’s Global Celebration of Dance

    In a time of recurring global crisis, Cleo Parker Robinson’s Mile High Dance Festival was a welcome reminder that peaceful…

  • Demiurge Plaza Installation

    Summer of Dance

    Despite the off season, dance aficionados still have something to celebrate with Dance! A Summer of Movement & Rhythm, which…

  • Photo by Peter Strand. Image courtesy of Zikr Dance Ensemble

    Sacred Be the Dance

    Classical ballet and sacred, spiritual-based dance may not appear to have much in common at first glance, but Denver’s Zikr…

  • Females in Flux

    On Sunday, May 15 at The Savoy at Curtis Park, Whitney Waugh Dance Company completed its world-premiere weekend of FLUX.…

  • Lovely Limbs

    The esteemed Hannah Kahn Dance Company performed Limb Song and Other Dances on May 6th and 7th, 2016, at the…

  • Local Student Ballet Competition

    Ballet is hard. Just watch a room packed with 10 and 11 year old aspiring ballerinas trying to execute the…

  • Dust to Dust

    Wonderbound has set the bar high the past few years, taking on ever-increasing artistic challenges: collaborating with the Lighthouse Writer’s…

  • Dancing in the Dark

    I’m taking an Experimental/Hybrid Forms class at Lighthouse Writer’s Workshop, and after three classes, I’ve learned one thing about nontraditional…

  • Isn’t it lovely?

      Profoundly tender, the moment of a touch grazing upon skin for the first time. Do you remember that initial…

  • Music and Dance Elide

      3rd Law Dance/Theater is even more than the already loaded name suggests. Celebrating their fifteenth season, the company is…

  • Connecting Art and Business

      “The arts give us a unique lens with which to view our world, and express ourselves. The arts uncover…

  • Comedy, Cowboys, & Classical Music

    Paul Taylor, hailed by Martha Graham as the “naughty boy” of modern dance back in 1957, brought his company, Paul…

  • A Splendid Spectacle

    THE COLORADO BALLET’S FEBRUARY 19TH, 2016 PRODUCTION OF ALICE (IN WONDERLAND)   With four-on-the-floor drumbeats, spare snare hits, string-heavy grooves…

  • Ziggy and Freddy Dance

    Ian Cooke, Chimney Choir, Queen, David Bowie and ballet?  Just your average evening, right?  Well, if you are in the…

  • The Self Speaks

    The 2016 Colorado tour of DAMAGEDANCE is off to a sparkling start with a warm welcome from audiences and pre-existing…

  • IABD Founders Performance

    On Saturday, January 23rd, the 28th Annual International Conference and Festival of Blacks in Dance held their Founders / International…

  • Kyle Abraham at Newman Center

      With the International Association of Blacks in Dance 2016 “Black Dance Rising Conference and Festival” under way, the national…

  • Black Artistic Lives Matter

      Denver’s black population may be small (it makes up five percent of the total Metro-area population according to the…

  • DAMAGEDANCE Invites Us to Share the Hot Seat and Growing Pains

    As Denver seems poised for major positive artistic growth, with a host of world-class talent and adventurous dance companies of…

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Submission Process: Due to high demand, Presenting Denver will no longer be accepting press releases from organizations or individuals seeking performance or special story coverage from The Commentary Corner. To be considered, please contact Presenting Denver by submitting your event to the Community Calendar and indicate your request for coverage in your calendar submission. After consideration, Presenting Denver will reach out to selected individuals or organizations. We require 4-6 weeks notice prior to all events. If selected, Presenting Denver requests 2 comp tickets for an Ambassador Writer’s attendance and 1-3 images with photo credits provided prior to your event or performance. The lead image for the article must be formatted as 600 x 400. Some articles may require in-person or phone interviews. Those will be coordinated on a case-by-case basis.

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