Selected Community Events


Triple Threat Camp by Absolute Dance

2460 Patterson #5, Grand Junction, CO 81505
Camp for our older school age students that gives campers a taste of Broadway. They will spend time honing their acting, signing, and dance skills. In addition to various skills dancers will also learn about various productions that have played a key role in the Musical Theater industry. The end of the camp will culminate in a mini production performed by our new batch of “Triple Threats.” *Class will be divided by age.
Theresa Kahl, 970-255-8322,

Modern Princess Camp by Absolute Dance

2460 Patterson #5, Grand Junction, CO 81505
Many little ones dream of becoming royalty. During this week we will let them explore the feeling of the royal life and their favorite modern princes through dance, crafts, tea time, and maybe a meet and greet with their favorite princess. Ages 4-8
Theresa Kahl, 970-255-8322,

Around the World Camp by Absolute Dance

2460 Patterson #5, Grand Junction, CO 81505
It’s a small world after all. Students will get a chance to learn through activities and movement about various countries around the world. Students will get to learn about tradition dance, food, and create crafts that reflect glorious cultures from around the world. Ages 4-12
Theresa Kahl, 970-255-8322,

Shake it Up Camp by Absolute Dance

2460 Patterson #5, Grand Junction, CO 81505
Camp for those who are divas at heart or like all things glam. Our rock stars will have plenty of dance time, in addition to creating fabulous accessories, and even a celebrity photo shoot. Ages 4-12
Theresa Kahl, 970-255-8322,

Valentine's Day Dance at The Commons

Grand Junction, CO
Dancing & live music from Clark Gaults' Swing city Express for those 55 years and better. Advance tickets are $15 per person and $30 per couple. Call 243-8829 to order tickets. At the door, $20 per person and $35 per couple.
Mike Green, Marketing & Communications Manager, Hilltop
Office: 244-0420; cell: 610-621-7690.

Levis & Lace Square Dance

Masonic Center Grand Junction
Mainstream Square Dance
Paul Eakins 303-550-4720

Community Holiday Dance at BHRC

Bill Heddies Recreation Center, Delta, Colorado
This dance will help kick off the holidays, with DJ Chuck Gregory. Drinks will be provided, bring a snack to share. Cost is $4.00 at the door.

1st Annual Abundance Masquerade Ball

Wisehart Springs Inn, 39508 Pitkin Rd, Paonia, CO
A benefit for Elsewhere Studios’ Artist Residency Program. The enchanting Wisehart Springs Inn is a modern farm-castle, complete with spires, turrets, fountains and spiral staircases, and the perfect setting for this formal masquerade.

The evening will begin with a three course Harvest Dinner with local wine pairings catered by local chef Megan McMillian of North Fork Foods.

Susan Ellinger, acclaimed concert pianist, will accompany dinner with a private concert.

The event will transition to the Ball with more live music and a silent auction to benefit the Community Supported Art Library.

The Ball will feature a Jazz Trio.
Formal attire (black tie) and Masks required!
6:00 Dinner guests arrive. Appetizers
6:30 – 7:45 Dinner
7:45 – 8:15 Silent Auction continues
8:00 Doors open for Ball attendees
8:15 Ball begins
Midnight Ball ends

$100 Three Course dinner with
wine pairings and Ball (50 tickets available)
$25 Ball (50 tickets available)
Karen Good

BOSCO Hip Hop Master Class

2460 Patterson Rd. #5, Grand Junction, CO, 81501
Celebrate Bosctober by dancing your heart out with the greatest hip hop dancer around. On Friday October 24th BOSCO is coming to Grand Junction and offering a master class. Bosco is a professional dancer who has preformed with P!nk, Fergie, 50 Cent and numerous others! BOSCO has taught over 125 different schools around the world and has toured in the U.S., Australia, Japan, Mexico Puerto Rico, China, and more. His class is a high energy environment where everyone can have a great time. The beginners class is from 4-5:15 and the intermediate/advanced class is from 5:30-7:00! For only 15$ in advance or 20$ at the door you can join the fun!
Theresa Kahl, 970-255-8322,

Kismet: an evening of Middle Eastern Dance

Grand Junction Masonic Center, 2400 Consistory Court
Sultan’s Pride Middle Eastern Dancers are presenting their Spring show “Kismet” at the Grand Junction Masonic Center.
Join the ladies of Sultan’s Pride for an evening of beautiful dances and costuming from the Middle East. Adult tickets are $8.00. Tickets for children under 12 are $4. Tickets can be purchased at the door or in advance from any Sultan’s Pride dancer.

For more information about classes and performances please contact Ellen Rehwold at 970-434-4608 or

'The Prom' sponsored by Project Hope of Colorado

Two Rivers Convention Center, Grand Junction
Unlike you and I, a prom is only a dream for individuals with special needs. But with your contribution we have the ability to bring that dream to life.

With your support on May 18, 2014 'The Prom' will take place for its 9th year at Two Rivers Convention Center.

Please consider financially assisting us this year in changing lives and making dreams come true. 100% of all donations go directly into purchasing:

Tuxedos, Dinners, Facility Rental, Decorations, Special Altered Prom Gowns.

For more information or to view a short video, visit or contact Michele Ferguson at (970)-245-7729
Michele Ferguson - (970)-245-7729

Peach Promenade

MT Garfield Middle School
Square and Round Dance
Chuck & Carol Watkins, Chairman

Sleeping Beauty Dance

Nov 16, 2013 - Nov 17, 2013 7:00 p.m. on Friday and 2:00 p.m. on Saturday

Palisade High School Auditorium located at 3679 G Road in Palisade.
Try not to miss the Sleeping Beauty Ballet production by Dance Works on Friday and Saturday. Tickets are $15 for and $5 for children 12 and under. It will be an additional $3 at the door. Reserved seating only.

Fall For Dance

Colorado Mesa University, Moss Performing Arts Center, Robinson Theater
Adults: $12
Seniors: $8
Students/Youth: $6
Laura Bradley

CMU-FALL for Dance

Dec 7, 2012 - Dec 8, 2012 7:30 p.m. on Friday and 2:00 p.m. on Saturday

Moss Performing Arts Center Recital Hall at Colorado Mesa University
The Moss Performing Arts Center is holding their FALL for Dance show. The event is $12 for adults, $8 for seniors, and $6 for students.

Fall For Dance

Dec 8, 2011 - Dec 11, 2011 7:30 p.m.

CMU, Moss Performing Arts Center, Robinson Theatre
$12 adults, $8 seniors, $6 students
Laura Bradley

CMU Holiday Concert

Dec 10, 2011 - Dec 12, 2011 3:00 p.m.

CMU, Moss Performing Arts Center, Robinson Theatre
$10 adults, $8 seniors, $5 students
Laura Bradley

Chamber Orchestra

Dec 4, 2011 - Dec 6, 2011 7:30 p.m.

CMU, Moss Performing Arts Center, Recital Hall
$10 adults, $8 seniors, $5 students
Laura Bradley

Guest Artist Recital: Project Trio

Nov 30, 2011 - Dec 2, 2011 7:30 p.m.

CMU, Moss Performing Arts Center, Recital Hall
$15 adults, $10 seniors, $5 students
Laura Bradley

Hip Hop Workshop w/Michael Vargas

Sep 16, 2011 - Sep 18, 2011 7:00 pm

LaPUERTA Dance Studio
Meet Michael Vargas
Michael Vargas aka "Xmastreemike" has been a dancer since 2003 where he got his first role in the feature film You Got Served. From there, his career has taken off working with such artists as Missy Elliott, Ciara, Ryan Leslie, Fergie, Omarion, and is currently on tour with Justin Bieber. Michael didn't start dancing until the age of 19 when he moved to LA from the Bay Area in 2002.
He has trained with the biggest names in the industry and has worked his way to become well respected in the dance industry.

Price: $15 in advance or $20 at the door
About The Ground Level
The Ground Level’s mission is to help others in their dance goals by attracting celebrated industry professionals who bring the latest dance choreography, dance trends, audition and industry advice.
Stacey Wales

Seven Falls Dancers at DRC

Sep 2, 2011 - Sep 4, 2011 11:00 am-4:00 pm

Dinosaur Resource Center
On the front plaza at the Dinosaur Resource Center. Native American Art, Jewelry & Crafts will be displayed. At 1pm & 2:30pm the Seven Falls Indian Dancers will perform Native American dancing (weather permitting). Come and join the fun!
Deb Robillard

Salsa Night

Aug 27, 2011 7:00 p.m.

Roasted Espresso and Subs, 502 Colorado Ave.
A night of salsa dancing and lessons with the instructors of La Puerta, coffee from Roasted Espresso and Subs, and get to know the work of Sustainable Roots.
Toni Walters, 970-462-2860