Theatre And Dance

Buxton

Finding his voice, performer also finds a career

May 5, 2017

When William Kristofer Buxton was in middle school, vocal nodules left him with “essentially no voice.” Now he's earning degrees in theatre and speech pathology, and he aims to pursue both paths in his career.Read more »
Peter

CU theatre season concludes with ‘Peter and the Starcatcher’

March 30, 2017

CU Boulder Theatre & Dance’s season closer offers adults a chance to embrace their inner creative child with performances of “Peter and the Starcatcher” by Rick Elice. The music-filled “Peter Pan” prequel that played on Broadway to wide acclaim is an extravaganza of play-acting, pirates, touching moments and humor for all ages.Read more »
Current

‘The Current’ celebrates diversity, human connection

March 29, 2017

At Ana Prada’s home on Costa Rica’s lush, sunny Nicoya Peninsula, the doors and windows are flung open to let in the ocean breeze and the sounds of chirping tropical birds. She spends hours each day suspended from fabric above the ground, practicing the craft of aerial dance.Read more »
Standup

So three polar bears walk into a bar…

March 14, 2017

‘Stand Up for Climate Change’ event on March 17 to fuse the sober topic of climate change with the unifying power of humor.Read more »
Prada

Visiting aerial dance artist has silk and sensibility

Feb. 28, 2017

Ana Prada’s career has been up in the air for nearly two decades, and that’s just the way she wants it. She will be in residence at CU Boulder April 3-14.Read more »
Alter

Alter/Altar showcases CU grad student choreography

Feb. 13, 2017

Arneshia Williams, an MFA candidate in dance at CU Boulder, didn’t get any formal training in her craft until adulthood. Before that, she learned everything she knew about dance from services on Sunday mornings.Read more »
Dance

‘Catapult’ showcases student dance talent at CU

Jan. 18, 2017

Dance pieces tackling both timeless and timely themes will be on display in "Catapult," a showcase of brand new works choreographed by graduating CU Boulder students. The show runs Feb. 10-12 in CU’s Charlotte York Irey Theatre.Read more »
unspoken

In ‘Unspoken,’ six friends choose love over fear

Jan. 18, 2017

CU Boulder’s 2016-17 theatre season continues with “Unspoken,” a 2016 work by New Play Festival winner and PhD candidate Kevin Crowe. The intimate portrait of six friends living in New York City runs Feb. 15-19 in CU’s Loft Theatre.Read more »
Charlotte York Irey

‘To dance is to live,’ and dance lives on at CU

Jan. 10, 2017

More than two decades after she had almost single-handedly established the first degree program in dance at the University of Colorado Boulder, Charlotte York Irey attended the dedication of the new theater named in her honor.Read more »
CU Theatre stages an all-female ‘Twelfth Night’

CU Theatre stages an all-female ‘Twelfth Night’

Oct. 5, 2016

CU Boulder’s 2016-17 theatre season continues with a highly anticipated all-female production of Shakespeare’s “Twelfth Night.” Directed by renowned Los Angeles actor, director, teacher and producer Lisa Wolpe, the production runs Nov. 4-13 in the University Theatre.Read more »

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