CU Dance’s ‘Boneless’ focuses on artistry and authenticity

Sept. 21, 2016

Both works in “Boneless” use richly physical movement to peer beneath the surface of human existence to discover who we are without social expectations and commercialization.Read more »
Teena Marie Custer

CU Dance brings female Hip-Hop luminaries to Boulder

Sept. 16, 2016

This fall, CU Boulder brings street culture to the stage with [UN] W.R.A.P.: Women of the Cypher , a weekend-long performance event bringing together renowned female Hip-Hop scholars, artists and enthusiasts for a critical and creative exchange. From breaking to waacking to DJing, no facet of Hip-Hop will go unexplored... Read more »
Teena Marie Custer

CU Dance brings female Hip-Hop luminaries to Boulder

Aug. 25, 2016

The weekend of performances and talks features Teena Marie Custer and Asia One.Read more »
A student in the 2016 production of "Return to the Forbidden Planet, the musical."

Single tickets now on sale for CU Theatre & Dance 2016-17 season

Aug. 25, 2016

The exciting season ahead includes “The Rocky Horror Show” and a Hip-Hop showcase.Read more »

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 »