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.

  • A Little Dirty Dancing, Anyone?

    It was my first time at Cassleman’s Bar & Venue, in downtown Denver. I was there to see Exhibit M, a show…

  • Raising the Bar

    What is a Stanford law school graduate doing running a university performing arts center? Creating one of the most innovative art programs…

  • Like Stained Glass

    THE BRIGHT VISION OF ‘INVOCATION” Perhaps you are open to the amalgamation of glowing bespoke art, theatrical set witchery, specialists…

  • Mixology

    Taking performance and putting it to the human test is a challenge and SO MUCH FUN! Wonderbound’s Mixology is about the best…

  • Classical Ballet Takes on The Far East

    As I waited in my seat at the Broomfield Auditorium for Danse Etoile Ballet’s One Thousand and One Nights to begin, I noticed the vast…

  • Davis Contemporary Dance’s “A Summer Night of Dance”

    Back after a four-season hiatus, Davis Contemporary Dance (DCD) is back on the stage at the Mizel Arts & Culture Center’s Elaine Wolf Theatre…

  • Athleticism and Grace at the Newman Center

    I love watching Olympians compete for not only their athleticism but also for their shear grace, how easy and effortless…

  • A Spicy Taste of the Boulder Ballet

    The Boulder Theater was nearly full at the well-attended 2pm Mother’s Day Boulder Ballet show, and the audience was vocal and ready…

  • An Afternoon of Joyful Dance and Community

    On the afternoon of Saturday, May 2nd, audience members and dancers alike filed out of the Dairy Center for the…

  • The Human Magic of “The Untruth i Wore” by the Schiff Dance Collective

    A thick scattering of papers describes a wide oval on the stage at the Dairy Center for the Arts on…

  • No Floppy Duck Syndrom Here

    Friday, April 17, 2015 at the Pinnacle Charter School Performing Arts Center, Wonderbound in collaboration with Chimney Choir brought down the house. But before…

  • Still Going Strong

    Hannah Kahn Dance Company’s Follow presents thirty-five years’ worth of choreography in a two-hour span at the Cleo Parker Robinson Theater. As anyone…

  • Denver Ballet Guild Young Dancers Competition

      A few names stand out in the world of ballet competitions, like the Youth America Grand Prix and the…

  • What Color Are Your Glasses?

    When we view things, we see them through a lens – a rose colored hue or tinged with ash or…

  • The Colorado Ballet’s Dancers Shine in “Ballet MasterWorks”

    The Colorado Ballet Corps de Ballet and soloists Maria Mosina, Sharon Wehner, and Alexei Tyukov executed Balanchine’s choreography with admirable proficiency and vivacity in the first…

  • More Than Before

    BRIAH DANSE ADDS TO THE CONVERSATION OF FRONT RANGE MOVEMENT The debut performances of the sparkling new company BRIAH DANSE under the…

  • Let’s Go!

    Synchronized sinew teamed with live strings sinuous on the stage supporting polemic conversations and egregious action. Bill T Jones/Arnie Zane Dance…

  • Performance over Conformance

    The conceptual breadth of Control Group Production’s Salon series is formidable, and well reflected in its multifarious applications, but finding an entry…

  • Apex Dance’s “Pixelated”

    The best word to describe Apex Dance’s latest multimedia performance at The Dairy Center for the Arts in Boulder, Pixelated? Ambitious. That’s ambitious for a…

  • An Innovative Risk: Avatar Movement Dance Company’s “The Nightmare Before Christmas”

    Adapting Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas is an ambitious undertaking. The members of AMDC pull it off because of their ability to…

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