CU Boulder Playback Ensemble rehearses for workshops

In the hands of these actors, theatre builds bridges

Jan. 7, 2020

Michelle Ellsworth headshot wearing sweater vest

Professor Michelle Ellsworth receives the 2019 Doris Duke Artist Award

July 9, 2019

Dance Professor Michelle Ellsworth is one of six artists to receive the 2019 Doris Duke Artist Award. The Doris Duke Artist Awards invest in exemplary individual artists in contemporary dance, jazz, theater and related interdisciplinary work who have demonstrated their artistic vitality and commitment to their field. The award is...

Tammy Meneghini Head Shot

In the Spotlife; Tamara Meneghini of 'The Testament of Mary'

April 27, 2017

Click Here to read about Associate Professor Tamara Meneghini's performance as Mary in 'The Testament of Mary'.

Michelle Ellsworth headshot

Dance professor Michelle Ellsworth named Guggenheim Fellow

April 6, 2016

Michelle Ellsworth , an associate professor of dance at the University of Colorado Boulder, has been awarded a prestigious Guggenheim Fellowship to help fund a project examining movement in interpersonal interactions. Guggenheim Fellowships are grants that have been awarded annually since 1925 by the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation to...

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.

The Current

VIDEO: The Current 2015

April 29, 2015

Meet the artists of The Current 2015 at CU-Boulder Theatre and Dance:

Ted Stark

VIDEO: Ted Stark, Faculty in Focus

April 23, 2015

Ted Stark did not set out to be a costume-maker. While he likes to say that the profession actually chose him, it’s been a good fit for Stark. Stark is senior instructor of costume technology in CU-Boulder’s Department of Theatre and Dance and the costume shop manager. As a costume...

VIDEO — A Boulder legacy: Jesus Christ Superstar at CU-Boulder april 10-19

VIDEO — A Boulder legacy: Jesus Christ Superstar at CU-Boulder April 10-19

April 6, 2015

Ever since the controversial rock opera by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice was released as a concept album in 1970, it has enflamed the passions of critics and fans alike. The story of Jesus of Nazareth during his final days, from the time of his arrival in Jerusalem to...

Top choreographer Helanius Wilkins in residence at CU-Boulder spring 2015

CU-Boulder spring 2015 guest artist Helanius Wilkins: Kitten with a lion's heart

March 6, 2015

It's fair to say that Helanius Wilkins, the award-winning choreographer and artistic director of Washington, D.C.-based Edgeworks Dance Theater , inspires passion that rises to the level of poetry. Just read what Assistant Professor Erika Randall has to say about the 2015 CU-Boulder dance guest artist: We, at CU, are...

CU-Boulder dance prof, graduate make the news in Missoula, Mont.

Dance prof Erika Randall, 2010 graduate Joy French, make the news in Missoula

Feb. 23, 2015

Erika Randall , assistant professor of dance, and CU Dance graduate Joy French (MFA'10) recently made the prime-time news on ABC FOX news in Missoula , Montana for asking if women are "Happier with a Hoover" in a new production by French's Bare Bait Dance Co. Watch the video French...