BB School Performances

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One of Colorado’s major productions of the holiday tradition, with a cast of over 80 dancers including the professional company and charming young student dancers, a full live orchestra, spectacular scenery and special effects.

With the Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra:
Friday, November 24 @ 2pm
Saturday, November 25 @ 2pm & 7pm
Sunday, November 26 @ 2pm
Macky Auditorium, on the University of Colorado Boulder campus – Parking
Tickets: (303) 449-1343 Ext. 2

With the Longmont Symphony:
Saturday, December 2 at 4PM
Sunday, December 3 at 2PM
Vance Brand Civic Auditorium, 600 E. Mountain View Avenue, Longmont – Directions
Tickets: (303) 772-5796

Photo by Eli Akerstein

Storybook Ballet: Snow WhiteStorybook_1280x720_w title

Snow White is based on the German fairytale by the Brothers Grimm. It tells the classic story of the princess and her stepmother, the evil queen, who is envious of Snow White’s beauty. This production will also feature the well-known cast of characters including the seven dwarfs, the huntsman, and the handsome prince as well as the magic mirror and poisoned apple. Snow White is choreographed by Amy Earnest and features the students of Boulder Ballet School.

Friday, March 9 at 7PM
Saturday, March 10 at 2PM
Sunday, March 11 at 2PM
Dairy ARTS Center – 2590 Walnut St. Boulder

Photo by Amanda Tipton

BB2 & Choreographers Showcase BB2 2017_web

1st Act: Consisting of the most advanced students of the Boulder Ballet School, BB2 demonstrates the depth and quality of their training. The concert will include group and solo works in ballet, character, and contemporary dance created especially for BB2 by professional choreographers, and excerpts from the classical repertoire. Inspiring for dancers of all ages!

2nd Act: Come see the awesome creativity of BBS students’ own choreography! Students have the opportunity to create solo or group dances drawing on their own inspiration from ballet and other art forms, presented in a professional theater setting.

Friday, March 23 at 7PM
Dairy ARTS Center – 2590 Walnut St. Boulder
Suggested donation: $10

BBS Recital

The students of Boulder Ballet School perform their end of year recital pieces!
Parents should check the recital info page to determine which performance their dancer will perform in before buying tickets. This information is also emailed to you when tickets are on sale.

Saturday May 26 at 2PM
Saturday May 26 at 4PM
Sunday May 27 at noon
Sunday May 27 at 2PM
Sunday May 27 at 4PM

Dairy ARTS Center, 2590 Walnut Street, Boulder
Box Office: (303) 444-SEAT (7328)

Ballet in the Park

BIP 2017 HR_Interactive5_smlFREE, family-friendly concerts of classical and contemporary ballet, in two locations.
The perfect event for families on a summer evening. The show features excerpts from the Boulder Ballet season.

Saturday, June 2 at 7PM
Central Park Bandshell, Boulder

Sunday, June 3 at 7:30PM
Civic Green Park, Highlands Ranch

Selections from BB2 will be performed by the advanced students of Boulder Ballet School at Ballet in the Park this year.
Show length is approximately one hour. Guests may come early with a picnic to enjoy the evening with the ballet.

Featured image by Amanda Tipton