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Colorado Concert Ballet

 Organization

Biography

Ballet company based in Denver, Colorado

Found in 18 Collections and/or Records:

A Dancer from the Colorado Concert Ballet

 Item
Identifier: D012.06.0006.0005.00001
Abstract

An unknown female dancer from the Colorado Ballet

Dates: 1982-2000

Box 1: Colorado Concert Ballet Programs, 1961-1980

 File — Box D012.0001: Series D012.01 [Barcode: U186022114362]
Identifier: D012.01.0001
Abstract

This contains programs from productions by Colorado Concert Ballet. All seasons from 1961-1962 to 1979-1980 are present but not all programs are present for each season.

Dates: 1961-1980

Box 1: Scrapbook, 1947-1970

 File — Box D119.0001: [Barcode: U186023301386]
Identifier: D119.0001
Abstract

Box contains a scrapbook featuring newspaper clippings, programs, personal correspondence, and photographs from 1947-1970. The scrapbook covers Nancy's time in the Lillian Covillo ballet school, performances with the Colorado Concert Ballet, the Grand Junction tour, and Denver Opera's Camelot.

Dates: 1947-1970

Box 2: Scrapbook, Programs, Photos & Newspaper Clippings, 1971-1978

 File — Box D119.0002: [Barcode: U186023301394]
Identifier: D119.0002
Abstract

This box contains a scrapbook, and three folders with programs, photographs, and newspaper clippings. The scrapbook contains newspaper clippings, personal coorespondence, programs, small details from costumes, music composed by Nancy, and photos from 1970-1975.

Dates: 1971-1978

Box 29: Costumes, 1950-1965

 File — Box D012.0029: Series D012.01 [Barcode: U186023262922]
Identifier: D012.01.0029
Abstract

Contains (2) children's costumes used by members of Covillo-Parker School of Ballet and (1) costume from Colorado Concert Ballet's production of 'Ondine.'

Dates: 1950-1965

Box 30: Costumes, 1961-1969

 File — Box D012.0030: Series D012.01 [Barcode: U186023262930]
Identifier: D012.01.0030
Abstract

Contains (2) costumes including (1) 'basic white' tutu used by members of Colorado Concert Ballet and (1) Waltz of the Flowers purple tutu used during the first production of 'The Nutcracker.'

Dates: 1961-1969

Colorado Ballet Records

 Collection
Identifier: D012
Abstract

Colorado Ballet, located in Denver, Colorado is a regional dance company that was conceived as a ballet school founded in 1951, by Denver natives Freidann Parker and Lillian Covillo. To showcase their students, they established Colorado Concert Ballet in 1961.

Dates: 1961-2021

Colorado Concert Ballet, 1961-1980

 Series
Identifier: D012.01
Scope and Contents This series includes Souvenir Programs, Concert Programs, and a set of Mailers to sponsors. Special items include the company's first concert program and it's 9th and 10th anniversary season souvenir programs. It covers the company in it's first performance location - Colorado Women’s College at Montview and Quebec - and first two studio/rehearsal locations - 3210 E Colfax: 1961-1975 and 5305 E Colfax: 1975-1981. The series also includes (5) costumes used by members of Colorado Concert...
Dates: 1961-1980

Colorado Concert Ballet in "The Nutcracker", 1961

 Item
Identifier: D022.07.0002.0007.00001
Abstract

This photograph depicts the 1961 production of "The Nutcracker" featuring Lillian Covillo dancing in the role of Nutcracker.

Dates: 1961

Giselle (Peasant Pas De Deux)

 Item
Identifier: D002.01.0002.0128.00001
Abstract

Karen Jaszkowiak of the Colorado Concert Ballet dances the ''Peasant Pas De Deux'' as part of the ballet ''Giselle.''

Dates: Date Unknown

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Archival Object 17
Collection 1
 
Subject
Ballet 15
Dance 14
Denver (Colo.) 11
Ballet dancers 10
Colorado 7