Not all state symbols are as obvious as the bighorn sheep and columbine flower.
Mason left CU Boulder for a UT Austin position that supports her work documenting these dances and the legacies of the choreographers who created them.
Allegations of abuse painted the school's dance department as a toxic environment. Two teachers involved have voluntarily resigned from the school.
The University of Denver's Carson Brierly Giffin Dance Library documents and preserves the history of dance in Colorado and the American West.
"My Father's House" is dedicated to J.P. Parker, who was a musician, actor, technical director and community activist.
Former ballet star Damian Woetzel has led the Vail Dance Festival for more than a decade. In his new role with Juilliard, he hopes to prepare young artists for the "DIY world."
Irey is credited with establishing the University of Colorado Boulder's first dance degree program in 1963, when it was uncommon for a university to have one. She died in January.
In Cleo Parker Robinson Dance's "Romeo and Juliet," Juliet's family follows Yoruba traditions, while Romeo and his family are Catholic.
When her younger sister was diagnosed with a degenerative brain injury, dance professor Shawn Womack became her caretaker. That inspired a series of dance workshops with a BrainCare facility.
From Breckenridge To ‘La La Land’: Choreographer Mandy Moore On The Biggest Gig Of Her Career -- So Far
The Colorado native choreographed "La La Land," which has a record-tying 14 Oscar nominations. The Academy Awards are Sunday.