Since 1978, the Canyon Concert Ballet Company has been an active and cherished contributor to the region’s cultural landscape. They are Northern Colorado’s preeminent professional dance company and school. This year, the company presents their 34th performance of The Nutcracker in Northern Colorado. They are thrilled to announce the addition of Daniel R. Simmons to their faculty, as Artistic Director. This classic childhood fairytale is a family tradition and one of the most popular ballets in the world. Under the artistic direction of Mr. Simmons, the live symphonic accompaniment and beautiful sets make this particular adaptation of the definitive holiday story come to life with elegance and magic. Don’t miss the Mouse King, the Waltz of the Flowers and the Sugar Plum Fairies! Purchase tickets online at www.lctix.com, by phone: 970.221.6730, or the box office. Fort Collins performances: December 12-14 at The Lincoln Center Performance Hall with the Fort Collins Symphony. Additional information at www.ccballet.org.
Enlighten Us – But Make It Quick! Is the catchphrase for Ignite Fort Collins. Similar to independent TEDx talks, Ignite is a night of presentations on a variety of topics…with a twist. Each presentation has 20 slides that automatically advance after 15 seconds. It is a worldwide movement and loads of fun for the whole family! It’s where Fort Collins geeks, designers and hipsters come together for an evening of […]
Ecstatic Dance is not only growing rapidly across the United States but the globe too. Not to be confused for a theme at a nightclub or some sort of rave, Ecstatic Dance is a sacred space for a conscious freeform dance every Thursday evening at Club Tico. With inspiration ranging from live DJ music, the communion of a community, and the harmony of a collective field, Ecstatic Dance serves hundreds […]
Patrons of popular dive bar The Vault may be somewhat disappointed as of late, as their favorite hangout has changed owners and has been completely revamped. Located at 146 N. College Ave. (the former location of The Vault), The Astoria Bar is owned by Peter Munro and Lindsey Anderson. Munro told Scene about some of the changes. “We remodeled the bar completely, but kept the historic features intact. We’re going […]