The Culturals

Are you feeling like you need a bit of culture in your life? Well, Denver Public Library is bringing the Colorado Symphony Orchestra, the Denver Center for the Performing Arts, the Colorado Ballet and the Denver Art Museum to you! Check out these upcoming events. Can’t make it to the library? You can appreciate the finer things from the comfort of your own home with DPL’s digital collections.

The Culturals: The Symphony with the Colorado Symphony Orchestra
Tuesday, September 12, 6:30 p.m.
Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales Branch Library
Symphony, orchestra, philharmonic, what's the difference? Does that guy really get paid just to play the triangle? What does it take to get a job in an orchestra? Meet Colorado Symphony musicians as we answer all your questions. Gain a basic understanding of the inner workings of the organization, history on their structure and some hands-on engagement.

The Culturals: The Theatre with the Denver Center for the Performing Arts
Tuesday, September 26, 6:30 p.m.
Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales Branch Library
Wondering what’s the difference between house left and stage right? This fast, informative overview of all things theatre will give you an opportunity for questions and an insight into why, “all the world is a stage.”

The Culturals: Ballet with the Colorado Ballet
Tuesday, October 10, 6:30 p.m.
Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales Branch Library
Join the Colorado Ballet Education & Community Engagement team for a dive into the world of ballet. Learn theatre and ballet etiquette, a brief history of ballet, the best way to purchase tickets and get discounts and get an overview of the upcoming season. You’ll also be invited to get up and dance as you learn the five positions of the feet and arms and some beginning partnering skills.
The Culturals: Art with the Denver Art Museum
Tuesday, October 24, 6:30 p.m.
Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales Branch Library
If a picture is worth a thousand words, then the Denver Art Museum is a treasure trove of stories. Get ready to travel through time and across the world as we explore the museum’s rich collections, peek behind the scenes to see how an exhibition comes together and pick up a few tips for channeling your inner art critic and personal creativity.

Written by Jennifer D on September 8, 2017