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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

The Commentary Corner

Feeding the Soul

Cleo on Cleo Energy levels were high as audience members filed into the Cleo Parker Robinson DanceTheater on Sunday, October

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Penny’s Dreadful

Eternal CursePenny’s DreadfulOctober 19th marked the kickoff of Wonderbound’s 2022-2023 season with a thrillingvampire piece titled Garrett Ammon’s Penny’s Dreadful.

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Vision Manifest

Tonight I was fortunate to get a sneak peek at Boulder Ballet’s brand-new Black Voices of Dance, a stirring program

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Grand Design

The Colorado Ballet’s Romeo and Juliet is a spectacle to behold. From the stunning sets to the live orchestra to

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Renewal, Risk and Rewards

May 13th, 2021, marked the return of Boulder Ballet to the stage. This long-awaited and much-fought-for moment was a glad

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Photo by David Andrews. Courtesy of Lemon Sponge Cake Contemporary Ballet.
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Serious and Solo

The evening before 2020’s Valentine’s Day, Robert Sher-Macherndl of Lemon Sponge Cake Contemporary Ballet performed a love letter to ballet,

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Edgar L. Page. Photo by Jamie Kraus Photography
In The Spotlight 2020

Edgar L. Page

EDGAR L. PAGE: FEEL THE MOVEMENT Presenting Denver would like to shine the spotlight on Edgar L. Page and  Edgar

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In The Spotlight 2020

Robert Sher-Machherndl 

ROBERT SHER-MACHHERNDL’S | LEMON SPONGE CAKE CONTEMPORARY BALLET Presenting Denver would like to shine the spotlight on Robert Sher-Machherndl and

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