2015-2016 Season

Companhia Urbana de Dança

Newman Center Presents, in collaboration with the Biennial of the Americas, will bring Rio de Janeiro-based Companhia Urbana de Dança to Denver for a week of activities culminating in a full-length performance at the Newman Center
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July 2015

Twyla Tharp Dance

Fifty years ago, Twyla Tharp choreographed her first dance. This year, she celebrates her unique legacy in American modern dance with three all new works. Twyla Tharp has awed audiences the world over performing original works set to classical, jazz, and popular music.
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Sep 2015

Twyla Tharp Dance

Fifty years ago, Twyla Tharp choreographed her first dance. This year, she celebrates her unique legacy in American modern dance with three all new works. Twyla Tharp has awed audiences the world over performing original works set to classical, jazz, and popular music.
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Sep 2015

Vertigo Dance Company

Vertigo Dance is dedicated to bringing people together and touching them through the language of the body in motion.
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Oct 2015

Michael Feinstein

Michael Feinstein’s suave vocalism, irresistible charm, and remarkable insights into “the Great American Songbook” make his concerts wonderful celebrations of the genre.
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Oct 2015

Boston Brass and the Brass All-Stars Big Band

Boston Brass has expanded its trademark entertainment by teaming up with all-star brass players from Denver to produce an unmatched sound that will light a fire for your holiday season.
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Dec 2015

Brooklyn Rider

The adventurous, genre-defying string quartet makes its Denver premiere in a performance of new works that are all part of its inventive and entertaining Almanac project...
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Jan 2016

Kyle Abraham / Abraham.In.Motion

Born into hip-hop culture in the late 1970s and grounded in his artistic upbringing in classical music and the visual arts, Kyle Abraham’s movement delves into identity and personal history....
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Jan 2016

So Percussion with Shara Worden, vocals

For their third appearance with Newman Center Presents, the flexible, omnivorous artists of So Percussion combine lyrical, melodic and percussive elements through the use of wood and string instruments created just for them, and through the singing of indie rock and classical vocalist Shara Worden.
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Feb 2016

Paul Taylor Dance Company

Dance maker Paul Taylor, one of the seminal artists of the 20th and 21st Centuries, continues to shape the homegrown American art of modern dance that he helped define since he became a professional dancer and pioneering choreographer in 1954.
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Feb 2016

Paul Taylor Dance Company

Dance maker Paul Taylor, one of the seminal artists of the 20th and 21st Centuries, continues to shape the homegrown American art of modern dance that he helped define since he became a professional dancer and pioneering choreographer in 1954.
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Feb 2016

globalFEST On the Road

Experience three exciting artists in this mini-festival format. Over the past decade, globalFEST has become one of the most dynamic global music platforms in North America
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March 2016

Gabriel Kahane and Timo Andres

This concert gives two friends the chance to throw caution to the wind in a free associative program that brings together four centuries' worth of music, from J.S. Bach to world premieres written by Gabriel and Timo for one another.
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April 2016

Gabriel Kahane and Timo Andres

This concert gives two friends the chance to throw caution to the wind in a free associative program that brings together four centuries’ worth of music, from J.S. Bach to world premieres written by Gabriel and Timo for one another.
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April 2016

Julian Lage and Chris Eldridge

Avalon from Julian Lage and Chris “Critter” Eldridge is a love letter to the sound of the acoustic guita
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April 2016