Stage and Comedy

Performers dance during the "snow scene" of Colorado Ballet's "The Nutcracker," now showing at Ellie Caulkins Opera House in Denver. Photo courtesy of Mike Watson

After attending a recent Sunday night performance of the perennial cornerstone of holiday enchantment at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House in Denver, my ballet curiosity has been piqued. It’s morphed from a mild spirit of inquiry about a diminutive office on Santa Fe Drive to an incensed devouring of my first playbill bearing that red Colorado Ballet logo.