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Dance performance never grows old

Column by Sonya Ellingboe
Posted 1/28/20

“Peter Pan,” J.M. Barrie’s classic tale, as interpreted by Colorado Ballet, continues through Feb. 9 at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House at Denver Center for Performing Arts. Check on ticket …

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Sonya's Sampler

Dance performance never grows old

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“Peter Pan,” J.M. Barrie’s classic tale, as interpreted by Colorado Ballet, continues through Feb. 9 at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House at Denver Center for Performing Arts. Check on ticket availability before you go — coloradoballet.org. Next on the company’s calendar: “Tour de Force” on March 6-8, featuring “Feast of the Gods,” “Celts,” and a world premiere by Julia Adams and “Ballet Masterworks” April 3-12.

Way high!

“Aureum” is an acrobatic adventure tale coming to Lone Tree Arts Center, 10075 Commons St., at 8 p.m. on Feb. 21. Original music and choreography bring a time traveler tale … Tickets: $38-$48: 720-509-1000, lonetreeartscenter.org.

Immigration workshop

Immigrant Pathways presents “Across Borders: an Active Immigration Workshop” from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. this Saturday, Feb. 1, at Arapahoe Community College, Half Moon Room. The campus is at 5900 S. Santa Fe Drive, Littleton. Register through Eventbrite, $20, $25. Lunch, snacks, materials included.

Kirkland Museum

“Process and Print” will run Feb. 29 to April 5 at the Kirkland Museum of Fine and Decorative Art, 1201 Bannock St., Denver, as part of “Mo’Print,” Denver’s month-long celebration of printmaking. Kirklandmuseum.org, 303-832-8576. Admission is charged for non-members.

Frankie and Johnny

Miners Alley Playhouse, 1200 Washington Ave., Golden, presents Terrance McNally’s “Frankie and Johnny in the Claire de Lune” through March 1. Performances: 7:30 p.m. on Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays. Warren Sherrill directs. William Hahn and Jessica Robblee perform. Performances: 7:30 p.m. on Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays; 2 p.m. Sundays. Adult language, onstage nudity — for adults. Tickets: minersalley.com, 303-933-3044. Miners Alley also offers good children’s theatre: “Hansel and Gretel” will play Feb. 1-29 on Saturdays at 1 p.m., plus 11 a.m. on Feb. 22, 29. Tickets: $12, 303-935-3044, minersalley.com.

Arapahoe Phil

“The Jazz Age: Works by Ellington, Still, Gershwin — plus a selection of Big Band tunes” is the Arapahoe Philharmonic’s concert at 7:30 p.m. on Feb. 7 at Denver First Church of the Nazarene, 3800 E. Hampden Ave., Cherry Hills Village. The orchestra will be joined by students and faculty from Denver School of the Arts. Tickets: Arapahoe-phil.org/event/concert-4-the-jazz-age. 303-781-1892.

Fellowship entries sought

History Colorado is seeking three individuals for the third annual Women’s History Fall Fellowship at the Center for Colorado Women’s History at the Byers Evans House Museum in Denver. Selected fellows will complete their work Sept. 1-Dec. 1, 2020. Part of the Women’s Vote Centennial. Information: h-co.org/womensfellowship or email: jillianallison@state.co.org, 303-620-4933.

Black History Live Tour

Colorado Humanities’ Black History Live Tour will celebrate Rosa Parks, portrayed by actor/scholar Becky Stone, at six metro area presentations Feb. 23-March 3. Two are in our south area: *Feb. 27, 6 p.m. — Koelbel Library, 5955 S. Holly St., Centennial, and Feb. 28, 2 p.m. at Bemis Public Library. 6014 S. Datura St., Littleton. Free.

Parker Symphony

Works by women composers will be featured by the Parker Symphony Orchestra, at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 14 at the PACE Center, 20000 E. Pikes Peak Ave., Parker. Tickets: 303-805-6800, parkerarts.org.

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