Canyon Concert Ballet (CCB) is proud to announce their new executive director, Jenna Riedi!
Born and raised in SE Wisconsin, Jenna Riedi graduated from the University of Wisconsin with a BA in History, Religious Studies, and Classical Studies and from UW-Milwaukee with an MS in Nonprofit Management and Leadership. Before coming to Canyon Concert Ballet, she was previously the Director of Development & Marketing for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Larimer County. Jenna is heavily engaged in the Fort Collins community as a volunteer with both Fort Collins Cat Rescue and Animal House Dog Rescue, a member of the Larimer Chorale, a member of the Fort Collins Eyeopeners Kiwanis Club, and a graduate of Leadership Fort Collins (class of 2015-2016).
“Jenna has the personality and ambition combined with the right blend of experience, education, and enthusiasm to lead Canyon Concert Ballet. We look forward to her ability to bring additional arts education and performance offerings to our community”, Mary Pat McCurdie, Board President of Canyon Concert Ballet
“It is truly an honor to be in this role, and use my knowledge and experience to benefit such a wonderful organization!”, Jenna Riedi, Executive Director of Canyon Concert Ballet.
Join us in welcoming Jenna to the CCB team!
Program Ad sales are now open! Consider advertising your company in our 2017/18 Season Programs. Ads are available for as low as $100 to be in all three performance programs, and your ad will reach over 10,000 Northern Colorado families. To ensure inclusion in the Nutcracker program, commitments and ads are due by November 22, 2017. Please download the Program Ad Form for more details and to secure your ad size. If you have any questions, call or email Jenna Riedi at 970-472-4156 or email@example.com. Thank you!
We are pleased to share the official dates and times for both Company Auditions and Nutcracker Auditions. Thank you for your interest in becoming a part of our upcoming performances!
Company & Nutcracker Audition Times
All auditions will take place on August 26, 2017 at the CCB North Studio. Please note that all those auditioning must be age 7 + before the audition date.
- 9:00am – 10:00am | Company Auditions (Level 7, Apprentice, Chamber & Company)
- 10:00am – 11:00am | CCB Level 7, Apprentice, Chamber and Company
- 11:00am – 12:00pm | CCB Level 6
- 12:15pm – 1:15pm | CCB Level 5
- 1:30pm – 2:30pm | CCB Level 4
- 2:45pm – 4:00pm | CCB Levels 1, 2 and 3
February is the month for falling in love with dance! There are so many neat opportunities to see fellow CCB dancers doing what they do best, as well as other dancers that are a part of our extended community. Please see the list below and follow the links for more details!
February 12th: Peter and the Wolf w/ the Fort Collins Symphony
It’s time for the Musical Zoo! This event is perfect for children 3-12 years and their familie. The event includes orchestral music for inspiration, education and entertainment, short performances by middle school and high school musical groups, a petting zoo where children can one-on-one observe, listen, hold and play various ororchestral instruments, and a performance of Peter and the Wolf by the FC Symphony Orchestra, Canyon Concert Ballet, and theatrical narration.
Tickets are just $2 at the door!
2908 Timberline Road
February 10-12: Ensemble at Legacy!
Canyon Concert Ballets’ Youth Ensemble will be competing at Legacy’s regional competition in Denver. Come watch them live or online!
February 17th and 18th: Judy Bejarano’s Impact Dance Company’s “Words, Wo/Men and Song”
Join IMPACT and several area musicians for a performance and conversation exploring the intimate relationship between dance and music. Taking place at the new Music District. Reservations just $15-$20. With multiple choreographers including a new work by Alicia Laumann and CCB dancer, Jacob Machmer.
February 25th: YAGP In-Studio showing and Peter and the Wolf. FREE at 5:00PM
Come see CCB’s YAGP team present their classical variations and contemporary solos + another chance to see Peter and the Wolf. Plus enter a raffle drawing to win CCB t-shirts and a For the Love of Dance ticket.
And this is just February! Be on the look out for CCB’s spring concerts:
- For the Love of Dance, March 24th and 25th at 7pm
- Alice in Wonderland, April 22nd at 2pm and 7pm