Katherine Dunham

  • Blogs

    September 14, 2012

    10 things to do for $10 this weekend, September 14-16, 2012

    There are so many ways to spend your money, so why blow it on an expensive night out when there are so many other options? This weekend is full of stellar events that won't cost more than ten bucks -- from a dramatic reading from Fifty Shades of Grey to a screening of Young Frankenstein. And if you ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 14, 2012

    How Cleo Parker Robinson conquered her fear of skiing and other confessions

    Cleo Parker Robinson is a Denver institution. Her dance company is now in its fifth decade, and tonight will perform the long-forgotten Southland, which Katherine Dunham had danced more than sixty years ago. This production should be a real revelation, but when we spoke with Cleo about the dance, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 13, 2012

    Cleo Parker Robinson resurrects Southland -- and the memory of Katherine Dunham

    Few Denver natives have made as lasting an imprint on this city as Cleo Parker Robinson. For over forty years she's been dancing her way through Colorado's cultural scene, establishing a dance troupe and a school, winning countless awards and bringing social awareness to controversial subjects along ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 14, 2012

    Cleo Parker Robinson wows the New York Times

    "Many dance company directors, especially the most venerable, keep to the wings, letting their dancers and the works speak for themselves. Cleo Parker Robinson is not one of those." That's the start of yesterday's New York Times piece that's basically a rave review for Cleo Parker Robinson. Oh, and ... More >>

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    September 27, 1995