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Presenting Denver Performance Commentary

Denver has a variety of performances of all styles and backgrounds, and there’s something for everyone to discover. Presenting Denver is out and about covering local performances for you to find your next stop on Denver’s dance scene.

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BEHIND THE PERFORMANCE FEATURES

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Between puppets and the living

Her choppy movements turn smoother and smoother, her eyes start to awaken, and her legs can suddenly move in more directions than just up and down. I am witnessing how a puppet becomes alive on stage at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House …

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Boulder Ballet | MINDFIELD

The Boulder Ballet’s performance of “MINDSHIFT” at the Dairy Arts Theater from March 8-10 delves deep into the intricate relationship between the mind and body, offering a poignant exploration of mental health, emotion, and resilience …

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Stroll Magazine

Stroll Magazine spotlights Presenting Denver Executive and Artistic Director Marisa Hollingsworth in their March 2024 edition. Read the story …

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A Dark Twist on a Classic Tale: Awakening Beauty

Awakening Beauty” is a spellbinding production brought to life by the collaborative efforts of Garrett Ammon, Artistic Director of Wonderbound, Tom Hagerman, Composer, Musician, and Collaborator, and Dawn Fay, Wonderbound President.

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Colorado Gives Day Is Almost Here

As we reflect this week on what we’re thankful for, we’re thankful for you and your continued support of Colorado dance! We’re also thankful to be a part of Colorado Gives Day. 

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The Bayou’s Mystical Rhapsody

The Widow’s Bane, a live and enthralling band hailing from the unknown, provided the musical backdrop for the entire show. Their haunting melodies, evocative lyrics, and immersive performance enhanced the overall experience …

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