CPRDE

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CPRDECleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble (Denver, CO)
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Louis, I had seen several videos of Katherine Dunham and her company dancing, and also saw other companies, such as the Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble and the Charles Moore Dance Theatre, perform her work; but, I never had the opportunity to take a Dunham Technique class myself.
Turner was introduced to the style as a member of the Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble in Denver, where she danced for five years after a stint with Urban Bush Women and touring with the Broadway show Aida.
The Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble premieres Granny Dances to a Holiday Drum in Denver, Colo.
The 42-year-old Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble, which has danced around the world and is a repository of works by Dunham, Donald McKayle, Eleo Pomare, Talley Beatty, Alvin Ailey, Dianne Mclntyre, and other black American choreographers, among them Parker Robinson herself, performed it in Denver in September.
Professionally, he devoted several years as a principal dancer with the internationally known modern dance company, Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble.
Lincoln Center's free Out of Doors festival ranges from Heidi Latsky's GIMP to Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble, an Alley offshoot in Denver.
Later, when I was dancing for the Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble, we worked with Dianne McIntyre for a year.
In 1994 Dunham set Barrelhouse Blues on the Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble and the piece remains in their repertoire.
Money troubles have plagued the Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble as well.
In the last five years, McKayle created 12 new works for several companies including the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Colorado Ballet, Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble, Ballet San Jose, and the Limon Dance Company, where he is artistic mentor.
His works reside in the repertoires of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Dayton Contemporary Dance Company, Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble, and Los Angeles Contemporary Dance Theater.
A graduate of San Diego School of Creative & Performing Arts and a former student at The Ailey School, Marshall has danced with the Lula Washington Dance Theatre, Jean-Isaacs of San Diego and the Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble.