Dee Dee Bridgewater with masterclass students at the Newman Center for the Performing Arts

Dee Dee Bridgewater Masterclass

NEA Jazz Master Dee Dee Bridgewater led a masterclass for high school students to encourage and equip aspiring young artists in Colorado. On November 9, 2019, jazz sensation Dee Dee Bridgewater held her masterclass at Newman Center with students from East High School in Denver. The session coached the students on vocal techniques and shared her

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Incarcerated Women Made History with “A Christmas Carol” Performance

Women inmates presented life-changing performances of A Christmas Carol at the Newman Center through DU’s Prison Arts Initiative. The multifaceted Prison Arts Initiative brings the arts to incarcerated individuals with the goal to promote growth and change in their lives. To date the project has presented two plays. The first,

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