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    November 19, 2013

    100 Colorado Creatives: Eric Dallimore

    #32: Eric Dallimore New Orleans native Eric Dallimore is a many-faceted artist: A large-scale sculptor, photographer and installation artist, whose work ranges from a public-art piece built from the wreckage of homes lost to Hurricane Katrina to a yearlong photographic documentation of the Denver d ... More >>

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    October 24, 2013
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    October 2, 2013

    Karole Armitage's Fables on Global Warming uses dance to talk about climate change

    World-renowned choreographer Karole Armitage is recognized for bringing non-traditional elements to the stage with her radical modern dance pieces. The performance tonight at Macky Auditorium will be no exception, as the dancer and her company, Armitage Gone! Dance, present Fables on Global Warming. ... More >>

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    September 26, 2013

    Now Showing: Mona Lucero and Kotomi Yoshida on fashion

    For this year's Now Showing, Westword's fall arts guide (you'll find it tucked into our September 26 issue), we asked artistic movers and shakers to answer a few questions about the state of the arts, both locally and around the world. We'll be rolling out their answers over the next few weeks in pa ... More >>

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    September 25, 2013

    Now Showing: Garrett Ammon and Laura Samuelson on dance and the arts

    For this year's Now Showing, Westword's fall arts guide (you'll find it tucked into our September 26 issue), we asked artistic movers and shakers to answer a few questions about the state of the arts, both locally and around the world. We'll be rolling out their answers over the next few weeks in pa ... More >>

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    September 3, 2013

    100 Colorado Creatives: John Moore

    #49: John Moore There is no greater friend of Denver theater than John Moore, a self-described storyteller given to telling its stories in great -- and loving -- detail. On his CultureWest.org website, the former Denver Post critic has laboriously followed the work of his friends in theater, of whic ... More >>

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    June 19, 2013

    "Of Rabbits and Hares" leaps into Junction Box tonight for the Forum's story-telling series

    Sam Pike knows how to tell a story. There's a good one behind The Forum, the series he founded that will have its fourth edition, "Of Rabbits and Hares," at 6:30 p.m. tonight. "I was visiting a friend out in the middle of Nowhere, Michigan, with a six-hour layover in Minneapolis," Pike remembers. So ... More >>

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    June 17, 2013

    3 things to do for free in Denver this week, June 17-20

    Money: who needs it? Well, probably you. But this week, you won't have to spend any of it to get out of the house. Whether you want to see a tribute to Woodstock, Joss Whedon's Serenity, or an evening of live storytelling and dance, you can do it all without dropping any cash. Read further for our p ... More >>

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    May 14, 2013

    100 Colorado Creatives: Mare Trevathan

    #70: Mare Trevathan Mare Trevathan gets around. The theatrical jill-of-all-trades works her chosen field from every angle: as an actor, director, teacher, talking-book reader, collaborator and public-relations expert, going from one spotlight to another as the muse moves her. Trevathan is not only ... More >>

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    May 3, 2013

    Photos: Industrial Project allows Wonderbound dancers to sculpt their own show

    The dancers at Wonderbound -- the company formerly known as Ballet Nouveau Colorado -- are breathtakingly talented, as anyone who's seen one of their shows can attest. But dancing is just one facet of their skill. Several of the Wonderbound dancers are also interested in choreography, and the upcomi ... More >>

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    April 18, 2013

    Garrett Ammon on Perpetual Beauty, Wonderbound and the power of beauty

    Ballet Nouveau Colorado has been putting together some of the most innovative collaborations we've seen -- so it's appropriate that the group is moving forward with a new name and new digs. Before the company completes its transition to Wonderbound, though, it will present one more show under the BN ... More >>

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    April 18, 2013
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    March 12, 2013

    100 Colorado Creatives: Garrett Ammon of Wonderbound

    #84: Garrett Ammon Ballet Nouveau Colorado's transformation into Wonderbound is nearly complete. The forward-thinking troupe that has been dancing under the direction of visionary choreographer Garrett Ammon since 2007 will make its last appearance as BNC in April with the Colorado Symphony Orchest ... More >>

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    March 5, 2013

    Ballet Nouveau Colorado makes the leap to Denver and Wonderbound

    After twenty years, Ballet Nouveau Colorado has made the leap. The dance company is splitting in two, and the portion now known as Wonderbound has moved into Denver, to 1075 Park Avenue West -- at the confluence of Arapahoe Square, Curtis Park and Five Points. Wonderbound is sharing the building now ... More >>

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    January 16, 2013

    An opera's survival of the Holocaust inspired A Journey of the Human Spirit

    Running two nights only -- tonight and tomorrow at the Newman Center for the Performing Arts -- A Journey of the Human Spirit is an incredible three-part look at life before, during and after the Holocaust. Based on composer Viktor Ullmann and librettist Peter Kien's fifty-minute opera The Emperor o ... More >>

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    January 2, 2013

    The arts in Denver: Ten people to watch in 2013

    The Denver Art Museum was on a roll in 2012 and it isn't slowing down in the new year, with exhibits showcasing Georgia O'Keeffe and Nick Cave's Soundsuits on their way. At MCA Denver, the Ladies Fancywork Society will soon have its day in the sun its own exhibition. The folks at the Denver County F ... More >>

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    December 20, 2012

    Eden Lane focuses on keeping In Focus with Eden Lane on the air

    Eden Lane has hosted In Focus with Eden Lane, a weekly arts program on Colorado Public Television, since 2009, but unless she can raise $10,000 in the next six days, that program may go dark. "We're only 25 percent of the way there," Lane says. Media coverage of the arts has never been ... More >>

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    December 12, 2012

    Ballet Nouveau Colorado is headed for Five Points -- and Wonderbound

    Ballet Nouveau Colorado was started twenty years ago to fill what the founders perceived as a need for quality ballet training and educational dance programs in Denver's north metro community. But you have to be on your toes to keep up with what Ballet Nouveau is doing these days, and we're not ju ... More >>

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    November 1, 2012
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    September 6, 2012

    Paper Bird and Ballet Nouveau Colorado carry on with Carry On

    "I'm really interested in finding the ways that past and present can naturally collide," says Ballet Nouveau Colorado choreographer Garrett Ammon of his new production, Carry On. "And this relationship with Paper Bird has worked so well because their music is incredibly respectful and reverent of th ... More >>

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    February 2, 2012
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    September 15, 2011
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    April 22, 2011

    A conversation with Garrett Ammon and Alex Ketley

    Photo by Chris GoldenSarah Tallman, Sean Watson, Julie King, Jason Franklin, Damien Patterson & Elizabeth Towles in Rarities & Oddities rehearsal.​Ballet Nouveau Colorado's innovative season draws to a close this weekend with a program of four brand-spankin'-new pieces, one by BNC artistic dir ... More >>

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    April 21, 2011
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    March 12, 2009
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    October 30, 2008

    We Will Rock You

    Garret Ammon finds inspiration in unexpected places.

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    February 7, 2008

    Blush Heavy

    Ballet Nouveau Colorado has a Valentine for you.

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