The Commentary Corner

  • BRIAH Danse

    On June 9, 2019 BRIAH Danse shared a raw, intimate preview of its upcoming (June 14-16, also at the Dairy…

  • Triangle in a Cube

    Lemon Sponge Cake Ballet creates a four-dimensional matryoshka doll with the May 23rd world premiere of Juliet, performing inside a…

  • Photo by Jay Marx Photography. Courtesy of ethereum dance co.

    Garden of Creation

    Inspired by the word ether meaning “the fifth element; ‘the space between’ that connects all things,” ethereum dance co. aims…

  • Photo by Kalen Jesse Photography. Courtesy of Maureen Breeze Dance Theater.

    A Bird Told Me

    What is part dance, part theater, part video, part Cirque du Soleil, and part contemporary allegory? Maureen Breeze Dance Theater’s…

  • Image by Heidi Wagner courtesy of Evolving Doors Dance

    On Mending

    Upon entering the black box theatre at the People’s Building in Aurora for Evolving Doors Dance’s A Rip in the…

  • Photo by Samantha Burch. Courtesy of Esmé Dance Company.

    Ray of Hope

    The Curse by Esmé Dance Company, performed at Cleo Parker Robinson Performing Arts Complex on Sunday, March 3, 2019, combines…

  • Artists of Colorado Ballet and Cleo Parker Robinson Dance by Mike Watson. Courtesy of Colorado Ballet.

    The Power of Three

    The performance of Tour de Force was a powerful, artistic showcase of three prominent Denver dance companies:  Colorado Ballet, Cleo…

  • Photo by Christopher Duggan. BODYTRAFFIC

    Classic Made New

    The Lakewood Cultural Center hosted LA-based contemporary dance company BODYTRAFFIC on Saturday, February 16, 2019. The curtain rose on a…

  • Artists of Colorado Ballet by Mike Watson. Image courtesy of Colorado Ballet.

    Wizard of Oz

    As the theatre of the Ellie Caulkins Opera House filled with guests of Colorado Ballet on the evening of February…

  • Photo by Stan Obert. Courtesy of Nu-World Contemporary Danse Theatre.

    Emotions Run High

    With a tagline like “Connecting to the power within,” it’s no wonder that Nu-World Contemporary Danse Theatre creates deeply emotional…