2019 Events

Upcoming Events


Kids at the Dairy

Kids at the Dairy is an arts education program designed to introduce Title I Schools in Boulder County to live performances across multiple art disciplines, while closing the achievement gap and making access to the arts more available to at-risk children. 65% of participating students are enrolled in the free/reduced lunch program.
Dairy Arts Center
2590 Walnut St, Boulder, CO 80302

Family Discovery Series: Steps In Time

Presented by Parker Arts
Saturday, October 19, 2019 10:00 AM
Schoolhouse Theater Parker, CO
This one-hour program illustrates the history of ballet from its beginnings in the peasant dances of the Renaissance to contemporary ballet.
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Dancers for a Cause: A Benefit for Children’s Hospital Colorado

Saturday, October 20, 2019 2:00 PM
Lone Tree Arts Center Lonetree, CO
Come see a one of a kind dance concert that features many of Colorado’s best dance companies and benefits Children’s Hospital Colorado.
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Dance is for Every Body! Showcase

Performing Doll Dances from The Nutcracker
November 3, 2019 @ 1:00-5:00pm (Boulder Ballet performs at 4:00)
Canyon Theater of the Boulder Public Library, 1001 Arapahoe Ave., Boulder
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YWCA Dancing with the Boulder Stars 2019

November 6, 2019, 7:00pm
See Lance Hardin, Associate Artistic Director
Leah Alexis, Boulder Ballet Board Member
Mark Ragan, Boulder Ballet Board Member
at the historic Boulder Theater
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Ballet Guild Showcase

November 7, 2019, 10:00am/11:30am
The Performing Arts Complex at Pinnacle Charter School
1001 W 84th Ave, Federal Heights, CO 80260

Nutcracker Book Signing at Barnes and Noble

November 9, 2019 @ 10:00am-12:00pm
Barnes and Noble Crossroads Commons, 2299 Pearl St., Boulder

Nutcracker Book Signing at Boulder Bookstore

November 16, 2019 @ 11:00am-12:00pm
1107 Pearl St (Pearl Street Mall), Boulder

Children’s Hospital Visit

December 4, 2019 @ 10:00am-12:00pm

Nutcracker Suite at The Stanley

December 14, 2019 @ 6:00pm
December 15, 2019 @ 2:00pm

Reservations: www.stanleyhotel.com
333 E Wonderview Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517
Boulder Ballet brings the Nutcracker Suite to Estes Park in the enchanting atmosphere of the Stanley Hotel. You’ll recognize all the beloved characters and delight in the familiar Tchaikovsky score.
After the show, children will be welcomed onto the stage to learn a couple of dances from the performance!

Nutcracker Tea

December 15, 2019 @ 11:00am-2:00pm
Reservations: www.boulderado.com
Hotel Boulderado, 2115 13th Street, Boulder – Directions
Take time out of your busy holiday schedule to relax and enjoy tea on the beautiful Boulderado Mezzanine. Tea is served to each guest at the table along with scones, tea sandwiches, and dainty desserts.


ANNA, The Pavlova ProjectAnna_TableTop_5x7_Rev_FullBleed
Presentation and Dance
Sunday Dec. 29, 3pm

The collection explores the life and art of one of the 20th century’s most inspiring women, ballerina Anna Pavlova (1881-1931), through re-creations of her costumes and couture; the originals having been long lost or totally disintegrated.The Dairy will be presenting other programs to accompany the exhibit: children’s workshops (Kids at the Dairy), gallery talks for school children and adults, a mini-film festival, and a ticketed multi-media presentation by the artist, Peggy Turchette, with a Boulder Ballet ballerina dancing Pavlova’s signature piece, The Dying Swan, on December 29, 3pm.

McMahon Gallery at the Dairy Arts Center



Past Events
Cedar and Hyde Mercantile
Thursday, April 11, 5:30 – 7:30 pm
Fundraiser Shopping Event


20% of all sales will benefit the Boulder Ballet Dancers Fund! (at both the home and clothing store)boulder-ballet_DSF587119
Cedar & Hyde is located at 2015 10th Street

Find beautiful curated gifts and gorgeous new clothing for you, your home, your friends or family.boulder-ballet_DSF578619boulder-ballet_DSF574619
Stop in, bring your friends, shop—have a glass of wine & treats from Cured & support your local arts! boulder-ballet_DSF582819




Cedar & Hyde will offer the 20% donation at their online shop as well https://cedarandhyde.com/ during the shopping event hours (4/11, 5:30-7:30pm MST) for those who can’t make it to the event (enter the code BOULDERBALLET).


Gala and Dance Party
Saturday, April 27, 6 – 10 pm, eTown Hall

Join us for Boulder Ballets first annual Fundraiser, Gala and DANCE PARTY at eTown Hall. The night will include: performances by Boulder Ballet Company Dancers, delicious food provided by Rio Grande, fantastic libations, DJ, dancing and more! Help us party for a cause and support the Boulder Ballet and performing arts in our community. Don’t miss this fun night of dancing at eTown!