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Patricia Renzetti Papers

 Collection
Identifier: D080
This collections contains materials related to Patricia Renzetti, a former principal ballerins for Colorado Ballet, and her career in dance. Materials include audiovisual materials, realia, and memorabilia.

Dates

  • Other: 1985-2004

Creator

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright restrictions may apply.

Extent

3.5 Linear Feet (4 containers)

Scope and Contents

This collections contains materials related to Patricia Renzetti and her career in dance. Materials include audiovisual materials, realia, and memorabilia.

Biographical / Historical

Patricia Renzetti danced as Colorado Ballet's prima ballerina for 12 years. Patricia has danced as a principal dancer with companies around the world including Iranian National Ballet and Tampa Ballet.

After her retirement from dance, Patricia has focused on teaching. She has been a guest teacher and choreographer in Japan and Taiwan. She served as Academy Director of Colorado Ballet from 1995 to 1999, founding the junior company Colorado Ballet II. She has taught for Tulsa Ballet, Tampa Ballet, and Ballet Ariel.

Patricia has an MFA in Dance-Choreography from the University of Iowa and an MA in Counseling from University of Colorado-Denver.

Patricia works with dancers and other artists offering private counseling and seminars in Performance Anxiety and Eating Disorders and Nutrition for Dancers.

Arrangement

This collection is arranged in 2 series: Audiovisual Materials and Realia/Memorabilia.

Related Materials

Patricia is a 2010 Living Legends of Dance. Her interview has been placed in: Friends of Carson Brierly Giffin Dance Library 'Living Legends of Dance' Oral Histories (D009.09.0003.0009).

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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