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Join Sans Souci at The Museum of Boulder for a night to remember, celebrating the opening of the 20th season! You’ll enter like a star through a VIP red carpet
Join Sans Souci at The Museum of Boulder for a night to remember, celebrating the opening of the 20th season! You’ll enter like a star through a VIP red carpet photo area…it is a film festival, after all! Grab a local brew or glass of wine and check out the VR and video installations looping throughout the Museum before the screening for an intimate experience with select films. Take a peek at the Museum’s open exhibits, and delight in the surprise of live dance performance around every corner on your way to pick up your pre-purchased burrito bowls on the rooftop patio. The main event will begin at 7:30pm as we embark on a screening of our new season’s top scoring dance films. As always, our selections are submitted from around the world and curated by a panel of professional dance filmmakers to bring you the most cutting edge work in the realm where dance and cinema collide. All these films are making their SSF debut, and tickets must be purchased in advance. Food provided by T/ACO is available to be pre-purchased along with your ticket at checkout. Beverages will be available to be purchased onsite as well as a small concession stand. Food Add-ons: Chicken Burrito Bowl, Pork Belly Burrito Bowl, Veggie & Vegan Burrito Bowl Event Timeline: 6:45pm- Doors open 7:30pm-Screening begins Complete film and installation lineup coming soon
(Friday) 6:45 pm - 9:00 pm View in my time
Golden Hour is best spent with a drink in hand, a friend or date by your side, good tunes flowing through your bones, and a delicious rooftop view of Boulder.
Golden Hour is best spent with a drink in hand, a friend or date by
your side, good tunes flowing through your bones, and a delicious
rooftop view of Boulder.
The Family Jones Distillery will be
giving out samples of their newest products while live music will be
performed by DJ Musa Starseed.
Beverage samples and light appetizers are included with you ticket price.
Family Jones Spirit House in Denver is the lab where we create, hone
and craft all of our recipes. The Family Jones Spirit House is built on
three things: quality ingredients, thoughtful blending, and a touch of
moxie. With this in mind, we decided that everything in our Spirit House
space— cocktails, small plates, and crew—should be built on the same
Musa Starseed is an award winning filmmaker, artist,
musician, dancer, youth mentor, and community leader living in Boulder,
Colorado. Musa has dedicated the trajectory of his artistic gifts and
talents to uplift, inspire, and motivate his community towards values
such as, empowerment, health, expression, cultural competency, and
integrity. He is a world traveler and his claim to fame is being the
first to make a documentary about the history of Hiphop in Cuba called
“Soulz Of Azucar” Musa Starseed intends to write a book of empowering
stories, poems, and principals for young black youth. As a DJ Musa
Starseed – is a specialist in world music with over 15 years of
experience. DJ Musa Starseed will bring you on a music journey from
Africa to Latin American to the Caribbean & more with grooves
guaranteed to make you move.
(Friday) 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm View in my time
The Unauthorized Absence name goes back to the origins of the band in 2008 when all four of
The Unauthorized Absence
name goes back to the origins of the band in 2008 when all four of the
original members worked for the same company in our day-jobs and we used
to take off work early to jam and learn new songs. Two of the original
lineup (Lee and Tapani) still work for the same company and, on
occasion, still might duck out of the office early to make a show or
Our classic rock music can best be described as the
soundtrack of our lives as we play the music we love to listen to. Each
song resonates with our audiences and we get transported back in time
every night when we’re on stage!
Alcohol and concessions will be sold onsite.
(Saturday) 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm View in my time
We’ll open our season with a special program that celebrates connection. Personal connections are a fundamental human desire that can empower us to exceed expectations.
We’ll open our season with a special program that celebrates connection. Personal connections are a fundamental human desire that can empower us to exceed expectations. Every work in this program amplifies that spirit, allowing both artists and patrons to enjoy a truly meaningful experience together.
CONNECTION features the works of nationally acclaimed choreographers Caili Quan and Amy Seiwert as well as local dance maker Sarah Tallman (Wonderbound) and our own Ben Needham-Wood.
Caili Quan – To Become Like This
Amy Seiwert – The Devil Ties My Tongue
Sarah Tallman – World Premiere
Ben Needham-Wood – World Premiere
(Saturday) 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm View in my time
900 Baseline RD
The Boulder Opera Company presents a family friendly performance of the iconic Magic Flute by Mozart. Enter the magical world
The Boulder Opera Company presents a family friendly performance of the iconic Magic Flute by Mozart. Enter the magical world where Prince Tamino is confronted with strange and fantastical creatures. Tamino meets his friend Papageno and the two of them set off on an adventure to save the beautiful Pamina from her evil mother The Queen of the Night. They join forces with The King of the light Sarastro. Will they be stopped by the evil three ladies who work for the Queen? Will the young Spirits be able to aid them on their journey of heroism? Can Papageno finally find his Papagena?
Sung in German with English subtitles and featuring an ensemble orchestra on stage led by Maestro Steven Aguiló-Arbues.
(Saturday) 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm View in my time
Dairy Arts Center
2590 Walnut Street, Boulder, CO 80302