Author archive for Hilary Simons Morland

  • Photo by Grant Kinser

    Samantha Hyde

    “If you want to study the dance, study the people, and if you want to study the people, study the…

  • All finalists receive performance awards that can be used to further their dance education. Here, the top three winners in Category II (ages 12-13) receive their awards. At center is Lydia Foley, winner of the 1st Place Award in her age category and the David Parvin Award for Outstanding Young Artist. Photo: Kathy Wells.

    Ballet Students Shine at Local Competition

    “The best thing for a young ballet student to do is search for your own excellence and never stop searching.…

  • Local Student Ballet Competition

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

  • Connecting Art and Business

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

  • Eleanor Moriarty

    “My advice to others aspiring to make it in the arts is to stick with it. If this is truly…

  • Visions of Sugarplums

    DENVER DOES THE NUTCRACKER Like the Colorado Symphony performing Handel’s Messiah, the floats of the 9News Parade of Lights, and…

  • Come and Dance!

    FREE COMMUNITY DANCE EVENTS THIS FALL “Dance is fun. And the cool thing about dance is that you can do…