RUSH

World Premiere:
A new work by Robert Sher-Machherndl. Details to be announced.

SAT SEPT 14
SUN SEPT 15

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Presenting Denver Community Dance Calendar

CalendarPresenting Denver amplifies the voice of Denver’s dance community. It creates connections and provide support, access and opportunities to performers and audiences. It also provides and very useful, up-to-date community dance calendar, which highlights many dance events in the Denver Metro area.Enjoy the calendar HERE MembershipJoin Presenting Denver and increase your visibility by gaining access […]

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ADULT SUMMER WEEKEND WORKSHOP 2024

ADULT SUMMER WEEKEND WORKSHOP 2024 LEARN BALLET BASICS, IN A PATIENT RELAXED ENVIRONMENTWITH ROBERT SHER-MACHHERNDL OPPORTUNITYTake a deep dive into ballet basics as Robert breaks down and explains movements and steps in detail, while learning new combinations. Enjoy classes starting with Robert’s specialized barre, then moving to the center for more musicality infused teachings.Following a […]

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VIENNA VIENNA

Internationally recognized choreographer Robert Sher-Machherndl’s highly specialized movement language is on full display in Vienna Vienna. He collaborates with Makaila Wallace a highly-skilled contemporary ballet dancer who masterfully and fearlessly approaches this signature choreography, and portrait of home.
SAT SEPT 30, 2023

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GONE – all new

Upon return from an international tour, Viennese choreographer Robert Sher-Machherndl delivers a highly developed and recreated solo work GONE.
MARCH 23, 2023

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WALD

Internationally recognized Austrian choreographer Robert Sher-Machherndl creates a new and uncompromising site-specific work WALD.
THUR MARCH 31, 2022

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AUDITION

LEMON SPONGE CAKE SEEKS PROFESSIONAL DANCERS Choreographer Robert Sher-Machherndl seeks professional female ballet trained dancers with experience in exploratory movement for new site-specific project spring 2022 in Boulder CO Suggested fee :$15

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ANIMA | MATINEE PERFORMANCE

or a beautiful outdoor site-specific performance ANIMA by Lemon Sponge Cake Contemporary Ballet.  Internationally recognized choreographer Robert Sher-Machherndl takes the audience on a personal, emotional journey reflecting the vision of the artist’s soul via experimental and innovative movement language.
SUNDAY OCTOBER 17, 2021

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ANIMA | PERFORMANCE

Join us for a beautiful outdoor performance by Lemon Sponge Cake Contemporary Ballet followed by stimulating conversation with choreographer Robert Sher-Machherndl and Jenifer Sher. Chairs for everyone and sun umbrellas provided.
SUNDAY AUGUST 29, 2021

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SHOUTOUT COLORADO

I began to dance at eight years old studying classical ballet in my native city Vienna, Austria. I was born to be a ballet dancer, I cannot say it any other way.

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Black Angels Film

Robert Sher-Machherndl,  creates a new commissioned work Black Angels for Cleo Parker Robinson Dance. It comments upon young African American lives through the lens of a foreign artist.
APRIL 2021

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BLACK ANGELS

Robert Sher-Machherndl, creates a new commissioned work Black Angels for Cleo Parker Robinson Dance. It comments upon young African American lives through the lens of a foreign artist.
FRIDAY SEPTEMEBER 4, 2020

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DEXTER

DEXTER – CHOREOGRAPHY | ROBERT SHER-MACHHERNDL
FOR TRINITY LABAN CONSERVATOIRE OF MUSIC & DANCE
SUNDAY JUNE 7 2019

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SIX FEET APART

Critically-acclaimed choreographer Robert Sher-Machherndl of Lemon Sponge Contemporary Ballet is to present a progressive solo performance project named SIX FEET APART
SATURDAY JULY 4, 2020

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HANNA

HANNA
FOR VIENNA STATE BALLET
CHOREOGRAPHY | ROBERT SHER-MACHHERNDL
SUN MAY 3 AT 4PM

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WHITE MIRROR

WHITE MIRROR | DENVER PUBLIC ART
FOR DENVER PUBLIC ART
CHOREOGRAPHY | ROBERT SHER-MACHHERNDL
SUN MARCH 22 AT 4PM

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Thank you for remembering Lemon Sponge Cake on Colorado Gives Day 2019. Delivering 20 years of Artistic excellence to the community and beyond …

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SERIOUSLY SOLO

Internationally-renowned choreographer Robert Sher-Machherndl’s new pop-up performance SERIOUSLY SOLO is the second part in a trilogy of distinctly innovative solo works.
THURSDAY FEBRUARY 13, 2020

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Juliet | Live Performance

JULIET REVIEW Sher-Machherndl brilliantly combines the organic—at times animalistic—with the mechanical to create a scene at once spellbinding yet uncomfortable. Presenting Denver To read full review click here

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SPRING WEEKEND WORKSHOP

MARCH 23 – 24 2019 OPPORTUNITYSpring Weekend Workshop Workshop 2019 with choreographer Robert Sher-Machherndl includes Ballet Technique, Choreography and Uggi Dance. BALLET TECHNIQUE Robert’s ballet classes are noted Internationally for inspiring and re-energizing dancers via his present energetic nature and musicality infused teachings. based in a technically precise classical tradition, his classes possess a distinctly […]

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JULIET

Experience acclaimed choreographer Robert Sher-Machherndl’s latest work JULIET – world premiere. He takes inspiration from human behavior and interaction in a fast paced digital age.
THURSDAY MAY 23 2019

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GONE performance installation (world premiere)

Internationally-acclaimed choreographer Robert Sher-Machherndl delivers a new pop-up work GONE performance installation (world premiere) drawing upon a spirit of enquiry toward new and unimagined movement language.
SEPTEMBER 27 & 28 2018

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Generous Challenge Grant

LEMON SPONGE CAKE CONTEMPORARY BALLET IS THRILLED TO RECEIVE
A GENEROUS $8,000 CHALLENGE GRANT FROM A PRIVATE FAMILY FOUNDATION!

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DANCE SPIRIT MAGAZINE – Lemon Sponge Cake Top Ten Company

10 Ballet Companied You Should Be Obsessed With Lemon Sponge Cake Ballet Boulder, CO NUMBER OF DANCERS: Up to 7, depending on the project POINTEWORK: Not required, though some pieces are danced on pointe Established in 2002 by choreographer Robert Sher-Machherndl and producer Jenifer Sher, Lemon Sponge Cake operates on a project-to-project basis. Sher-Machherndl, the artistic director, typically […]

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VERTICAL MIGRATION EXPERIMENT

The latest work by internationally acclaimed choreographer Robert Sher-Machherndl. He fearlessly takes inspiration from human migration, a topic central to the 21st century, on a journey of innovative and powerful movement language.
SATURDAY MARCH 17, 2018

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NAROPA UNIVERSITY COMMUNITY PRACTICE DAY OFFERS UGGI

Robert Sher-Machherndl is invited to offer an UGGI Workshop at the Naropa University Community Practice Day.
Naropa University community comes together once each semester to attend lectures, participate in new forms of contemplative practice, and perform service in the community. Open to students, alumni, faculty, and staff.
TUESDAY OCTOBER 17, 2017

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VERTICAL MIGRATION EXPERIMENT

Vertical Migration Experiment is the latest work by internationally acclaimed choreographer Robert Sher-Machherndl. He fearlessly takes inspiration from migration, a topic central to the 21st century, on a journey of innovative and powerful movement language.
WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 13, 2017

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WINTER WORKSHOP 2017 ONE WEEK CONTEMPORARY BALLET TRAINING

January 2 – 6 OPPORTUNITY Ballet Technique, Choreography, Uggi Dance & Performance   BALLET TECHNIQUE Robert’s ballet classes are noted Internationally for inspiring and re-energizing dancers via his present energetic nature and musicality infused teachings. based in a technically precise classical tradition, his classes possess a distinctly up-to-date flow.   CHOREOGRAPHY Combination of Robert’s innovative […]

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WHITE FIELDS

Robert Sher-Machherndl’s White Fields world premiere is a first site-specific public art dance performance at Holiday Park, Boulder.
SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 17, 2016

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JUNIOR SUMMER DANCE INTENSIVE 2017

June 19 – June 23, 2017 JUNIOR SUMMER DANCE INTENSIVE The Junior Summer Dance Intensive includes Ballet Technique, Choreography, Uggi Dance & Performance. Age appropriate training for young dancers.  Five Hours of Daily Training.   BALLET TECHNIQUE Robert’s ballet classes are noted Internationally for inspiring and re-energizing dancers via his present energetic nature and musicality […]

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JUNIOR SUMMER DANCE INTENSIVE 2016

July 25 – July 29, 2016 JUNIOR SUMMER DANCE INTENSIVE The Junior Summer Dance Intensive includes Ballet Technique, Choreography, Uggi Dance & Performance. Age appropriate training for young dancers.  Five Hours of Daily Training.   BALLET TECHNIQUE Robert’s ballet classes are noted Internationally for inspiring and re-energizing dancers via his present energetic nature and musicality […]

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