Hello and Welcome to Colorado Ballet Society’s Dancers and Parents Blog!

Our goal is for this blog to be a place

  • Where dancers receive the tools and information they need to become the best dancers they can possibly be

  • Where dance history and knowledge is shared

  • Where current dancers, dance instructors, and former dancers can connect and share their experiences.

  • Where parents can share their experiences, tips, and stories about being dance parents.

February 25, 2020

Dancers from Connexus Dance Collective, Colorado Youth Ballet, and The National Honor Society for Dance Arts chapter of Colorado Ballet Society will be performing in Under the Canopy at Doherty High School on Sunday, March 15, at 5:00 pm, bringing the best in classical repertoire and contemporary dance...

December 4, 2019

The Colorado Youth Ballet and its parent organization, Colorado Ballet Society, welcome, 10-year-old, Etsuko Smith and, 5-year-olds, Claira and Chloe Vanderhoef as their 2019 Nutcracker ‘Dancers for A Day’ for the upcoming seven performances of The Nutcracker, at 7:00pm on Friday, December, 20; and 2:0...

April 2, 2019

Ninety-five Dancers from Colorado Youth Ballet and Colorado Ballet Society’s Pre Professional Division will be presenting A Midsummer Night’s Dream and A Touch of Class at the Ent Center for the Arts on Saturday, April 6, at 2:00pm and 6:00pm, bringing to life Shakespeare’s timeless classic in two perf...

March 11, 2019

Dancers from Colorado Youth Ballet and Connexus Dance Collective will be performing in Illuminate at Sand Creek High School on Sunday, March 17, at 4:00pm, bringing the best in classical repertoire and contemporary dance to the Front Range region. Act 1, Spotlight, features youth ballet dancers perform...

April 13, 2018

Colorado Youth Ballet presents the classic ballet Swan Lake, featuring principal dancers of Colorado BalletDana Benton and Yosvani Ramos in the lead roles of Odette/Odile and Prince Siegfried. Tchaikovsky's beloved and first ballet is performed by the pre professional division students of C...

December 6, 2017

 Colorado Ballet Society’s  and the Colorado Youth Ballet, will present a Petite Nutcracker to two-hundred-fifty participants of the CPCD…giving children a head start program, at the Louisa Performing Arts Center of The Colorado Springs School on Sunday, December 10, at 6:30pm.


February 15, 2017

Art—three letters used to describe the diverse range of creativity in our world. The word itself is small, but it encompasses a vast collection of human accomplishments in creating auditory, visual, or performing pieces that express an artist’s skill, imagination, emotion, and view point.

Art can be bro...

December 6, 2016

We’re in the middle of a performance season--that time of year where dancers are constantly applying and removing stage makeup for dress rehearsals and performances.

I want to share some of my favorite skin care tricks that can help keep your skin looking and feeling healthy.

Sometimes constant use of ma...

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