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How Three Ballet Companies Joined Forces to Bring The Magical World of "The Wizard of Oz" to Life

Pointe Magazine - January 31, 2019

Picture The Wizard of Oz, and your head probably fills with yellow brick roads, flying monkeys, emerald cities and ruby slippers.... Read the full article

'Wizard of Oz' ballet to premiere in Colorado

The Colorado Springs Gazette - January 30, 2019

L. Frank Baum’s “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz” did wonders for creative types who dreamed up all sorts of ways to interpret the classic 1900 children’s book.... Read the full article

‘Wizard of Oz’ premieres in Colorado Ballet shows

Colorado Community Media - January 29, 2019

As a forward to his original “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz,” published in May 1900, L. Frank Baum wrote: “A time for a newer set of wonder tales ... without s... Read the full article

It Took More Than Magical Ruby Pointe Shoes To Bring A ‘Wizard Of Oz’ Ballet To Life

Colorado Public Rado - January 28, 2019

A ballet adaption of “The Wizard of Oz” is something choreographer Septime Webre has dreamed about for a long time.... Read the full article

Three ballet companies click heels for whirlwind, puppet-filled “Wizard of Oz” in Denver

The Colorado Sun - January 25, 2019

Hey Toto, you aren’t in Kansas anymore. You’re at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House in Denver, and the tale of how you got there has more twists and turns than... Read the full article

All New Innovative Wizard of Oz Debuts in Denver - January 19, 2019

The full-length ballet of L. Frank Baum’s beloved story is a first-time collaboration between Colorado Ballet, Kansas City Ballet and Canada’s Royal Winnipe... Read the full article

Colorado and Company - The Wizard of Oz Live Segment

Colorado and Company KUSA-TV - January 16, 2019

Click your heels together three times and say “There’s no place like the Colorado Ballet.” The Wizard of Oz Ballet Denver Premiere will be a the Ellie ... Read the full article

Colorado Ballet dancer talks about love of classical movement

Colorado Community Media - December 6, 2018

Baker resident Fernanda Oliveira celebrates "The Nutcracker" season ... Read the full article

Eleven-year-old continues family’s “Nutcracker” legacy while dad stage manages, mom herds dancers

The Denver Post - December 3, 2018

The Prokhnitskis will be at all 27 performances of the ballet...... Read the full article

Review: The Nutcracker

Colorado Drama - November 28, 2018

The Colorado Ballet's 58th annual production of this holiday classic shows once again why it is consistently rated one of the best in the country, with the ... Read the full article

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