DAILY CAMERA: CU theater and dance season in Boulder an artful balance

May 16, 2016

By Adam Goldstein Camera Theater Critic Any artistic director with even the least bit of experience is likely to have some horror stories about the challenges of programming an entire season. Putting together a slate of performances for a dance or theater troupe is never an easy feat, no matter... Read more »
Catapult | Photo by Daniel Beahm

CU-Boulder Department of Theatre & Dance announces 2016-17 season

May 2, 2016

Exciting season ahead includes “Rocky Horror Show” and Hip-Hop showcaseRead more »
Michelle Ellsworth

DAILY CAMERA: CU-Boulder dance professor Michelle Ellsworth wins Guggenheim Fellowship

April 14, 2016

By Sarah Kuta Staff Writer University of Colorado professor Michelle Ellsworth has been awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship, according to a university news release . Ellsworth is among a group of 178 scholars, artists and scientists from the United States and Canada to win the fellowship based on prior achievement and... Read more »
The Current

Dance students and faculty join forces for “The Current”

March 21, 2016

The annual faculty showcase this year features evocative, original work by dance professors Erika Randall and Donna Mejia, lecturer Larry Southall, alumna Megan Odom and Roser Guest Artist Faye Driscoll.Read more »
Rennie Harris

COLORADO PUBLIC RADIO: Hip Hop Choreographer Lorenzo 'Rennie' Harris On A Life Of Abuse

Feb. 11, 2016

Violence and abuse are recurring themes in the life of Lorenzo "Rennie" Harris. He reflects on those experiences through dance.Read more »
Beautiful Human Lies

Grass Roots Project performs "Beautiful Human Lies" at CU

Jan. 27, 2016

Rennie Harris and his dynamic dance company, Grass Roots Project, will present the hip hop-inspired “ Beautiful Human Lies ” at the University of Colorado Boulder’s Irey Theatre Feb. 12-14. Harris, a regular guest artist at CU-Boulder, is widely recognized as the world’s foremost choreographer of hip hop and street... Read more »
Michi Show

Doctoral student finds beauty in both art and music

Dec. 2, 2015

Michiko Theurer finds a way to combine her two artistic passions.Read more »
Tank and Ellsworth

NEW YORK TIMES REVIEW: Michelle Ellsworth’s Provocative Protocols

Nov. 15, 2015

"The extraordinary plenitude on offer is mental. This is high entertainment with no empty calories."Read more »
un | covering me

BOULDER WEEKLY: Listen, hear this, and start talking about it

Nov. 13, 2015

CU students challenge social norms in ‘uncovering | me’Read more »
High School Dance Day

High schoolers learn dance in context of celebration

Oct. 28, 2015

On Friday, Oct. 23, 170 high school students arrived at the Charlotte York Irey Theatre on the CU-Boulder campus, dance shoes in hand, for High School Dance Day. The annual outreach event is designed to give high schoolers a taste of college, specifically of a college dance program.Read more »