Jamie Holzman stage manager CU-Boulder dance

First person: A stage manager's reflection

Nov. 7, 2014

By Jamie Holzman “Dancers, five minutes to curtain, five minutes to curtain.” I am sitting in a small, dark booth filled with whirring electronics and blinking green lights. Dressed in black, I am barely visible through the large glass window in front of me. Audience members shuffle into the room,... Read more »
rachel oliver's settle cu-boulder dance

Oliver takes 'Settle' to Big Sky Country

Oct. 31, 2014

Dance graduate Rachel Oliver (2014) traveled to her hometown of Missoula, Montana to re-set her MFA thesis concert, Settle , on Bare Bait Dance , a company founded and directed by Joy French (MFA, 2010). After receiving an MFA from CU-Boulder, Joy French moved to Missoula to teach as adjunct... Read more »
CU Boulder dance goes viral with UNWRAP

CU-Boulder dance goes viral with [UN]W.R.A.P.: The Viral Dance Colloquium in September

Oct. 31, 2014

With [UN]W.R.A.P.: The Viral Dance Colloquium in September 2014, the CU-Boulder Dance Department put itself on the leading edge of international dance scholarship. The innovative, interdisciplinary event examined the role of the Internet on visual culture, personal identity, novel behaviors and social structures, unpacking how online dance trends can serve... Read more »
CU-Boulder dance prof Ellsworth's Clytigation

The 'healthy impact' of CU-Boulder dance professor Michelle Ellsworth's residency at On the Boards

Oct. 21, 2014

Associate Professor and Co-director of Dance Michelle Ellsworth received a National Dance Project Production Grant in 2013 for the creation and touring of Clytigation: State of Exception and a Production Residencies in Dance (PRD) grant to support a late-stage production residency at On the Boards in Seattle, WA. The PRD... Read more »
Theater Colorado praises CU-Boulder's Tammy Meneghini in 'Master Class'

REVIEW Theater Colorado — Tammy Meneghini in 'Master Class'

Oct. 13, 2014

TheaterColorado.com For those who haven't seen McNally's Master Class , consider her a precursor to Simon Cowell of America's Got Talent and it's transatlantic cousin, Britain's Got Talent . In a delicious irony, Cowell, he of no perceptible talent, doles out cringeworthy insults to aspiring artists who may actually accomplish... Read more »
CU-Boulder theater professor takes 'At Buffalo' on the road

‘Dr. Amma’ takes 'At Buffalo' on the road

Oct. 1, 2014

After a workshop performance at the University of Colorado Boulder in December 2013, At Buffalo , a unique new musical in development that explores race in post-Civil War America through the lens of three exhibits at the 1901 Worlds Fair in Buffalo, New York , reached new audiences on the... Read more »
World-class slackliner and CU-Boulder theater grad Josh Greenwood's new video

VIDEO World-class slackliner and CU-Boulder theater grad Josh Greenwood's new video

Sept. 19, 2014

CU-Boulder theater graduate Josh Greenwood, currently ranked No. 12 in the world by the World Slackline Federation, has a new video, Brooklyn Slackline, shot with an Arri Amira camera. Greenwood graduated in 2010 with a BFA in acting performance. Have news? Submit here: http://www.cupresents.org/submit-newsRead more »
CU-Boulder faculty in focus: Erika Randall, associate professor and co-director of dance

VIDEO CU-Boulder faculty in focus: Erika Randall, associate professor and co-director of dance

Sept. 11, 2014

To inspire and motivate her students and herself, Erika Randall often uses a mantra or catchphrase that she plucks from her fertile imagination. Get Up Trinity is about getting up and doing it (As fans of The Matrix movie will recognize); Bring the Fury means don’t hold back; Take the... Read more »
CU-Boulder's Meneghini 'an actress to be reckoned with' in Great Goddess Bazaar

Tammy Meneghini's 'Great Goddess Bazaar' — 'an actress to be reckoned with'

Sept. 10, 2014

A review of a recent performance of Assistant Professor of Theatre Tammy Meneghini's award-winning one-woman show , The Great Goddess Bazaar. By Tom Jones, Colorado Theater Reviews The Great Goddess Bazaar is ... a mesmerizing one-woman show where Boulder actress Tammy L. Meneghini virtually inhabits the persona of nine different... Read more »
CU-Boulder dance instructor Larry Southall's House Dance class

CU dance instructor Larry Southall featured in 'workout of the week'

Sept. 10, 2014

Larry Southall, who earned his master's in dance from the University of Colorado Boulder and now teaches in the dance department, was featured recently in the Daily Camera newspaper's " Workout of the Week" feature for his House Dance Class. By Aimee Heckel, Daily Camera Instructor: Larry Southall , who... Read more »