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Colorado Concert Ballet


Ballet company based in Denver, Colorado

Found in 15 Collections and/or Records:

A Dancer from the Colorado Concert Ballet

Identifier: D012.06.0006.0005.00001
Overview An unknown female dancer from the Colorado Ballet

Box 1: Programs, 1961-1980

 File — Box: D012.0001
Identifier: D012.01.0001
Overview This contains materials from Colorado Concert Ballet.

Box 29: Costumes, 1950-1965

 File — Box: D012.0029
Identifier: D012.01.0029
Overview 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.'

Box 30: Costumes, 1961-1969

 File — Box: D012.0030
Identifier: D012.01.0030
Overview 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.'

Colorado Ballet Collection

Identifier: D012
Overview Colorado Ballet, located in Denver, Colorado is a regional dance company that was conceived as a ballet school, and founded in 1951, by Denver natives Freidann Parker and Lillian Covillo. To showcase their students, the life-long friends established Colorado Concert Ballet in 1961. As of 2010 Colorado Ballet consisted of 30 professional dancers of national and international acclaim, 17 studio company dancers, a $6.6 million operating budget, an expansive repertoire, and two locations for the...

Colorado Concert Ballet, 1961-1980

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 Ballet.

Giselle (Peasant Pas De Deux)

Identifier: D002.01.0002.0095.00001
Overview Karen Jaszkowiak of the Colorado Concert Ballet dances the ''Peasant Pas De Deux'' as part of the ballet ''Giselle.''

Jaszkowiak, Karen

Identifier: D002.01.0002.0095
Overview Photograph of Colorado Concert Ballet's Karen Jaszkowiak performing in the ballet ''Giselle.''

Laura Walker, 1977

Identifier: D002.01.0004.0069.00001
Overview Laura Walker of the Colorado Concert Ballet preforms with Jeff Longo in an unidentified dance during the 1977-78 dance season.

Patrick Nalty and Susan Manchek perform in the Colorado Ballet's ''The Nutcracker'', circa 1980

Identifier: D012.06.0006.0001.00004
Overview Patrick Nalty and Susan Mancheck perform as the Cavalier and the Sugar Plum Fairy in the Colorado Ballet's production of ''The Nutcracker''