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DANCE INNOVATORS IN PERFORMANCE
Part of the Seattle Festival of Dance Improvisation (SFDI)
JULY 31 / 8PM
Broadway Performance Hall 1625 Broadway
TICKETS  $12

A critical mass of exciting artists who have been dancing everywhere but in the mainstream. More info >>

 

THE GATHERING
Part of the Seattle Festival of Dance Improvisation (SFDI)
AUG 2 / 8PM
Velocity Founders Theater 1621 12th Ave
Only walk up tickets available for this performance $18 / $12 students + seniors / $15 MVP

Internationally recognized dance improvisers, Michael Schumacher, Kirstie Simson, Darrell Jones, Mark Haim, and musician Thomas Schumacher come together to create a powerful new evening length work.

 

VELOCITY CREATIVE RESIDENCY PROGRAM: THE SAMURAI PROJECT
AUG 22 
/ 8PM
Velocity Founders Theater 1621 12th Ave
TICKETS $12 / $9 MVP

In their three-city tour connecting Buenos Aires, Seattle and Mexico City, Velocity SCUBA 2014 Artist Elia Mrak, Viko Hernandez (Mexico) and Martin Piliponsky (Argentina) debut their own powerful trio and create a new work on three Seattle dancers.

 

GUEST ARTIST SERIES: TAHNI HOLT (PDX)
World Premiere DUET LOVE
SEPT 4 / 7PM + SEPT 5-6 / 10PM
AUDIENCE LAB / SEPT 4 / 5:30-8:30PM
Velocity Founders Theater 1621 12th Ave
TICKETS $20 / $25 at the door / $15 student + senior / $17 MVP
LAB / $30 / $25 MVP / Includes ticket to THUR performance

Celebrated Portland choreographer Tahni Holt and a stellar Pacific Northwest artistic team draw from iconic photographs of famous couples as a driving force to disrupt and question how gendered bodies are portrayed in performance. Accompanying Audience Lab aims to demystify dance through an equal emphasis on conversation, presentation, participation and social interaction.

 

THE FALL KICK-OFF 2014
SEPT 4-7, 2014
Velocity Founders Theater 1621 12th Ave
TICKETS online coming soon! $20 / $25 at the door / $15 student + senior / $17 MVP / $50 All Access Pass

The official kick-off to the Seattle dance season, the 12th annual Fall Kick-Off celebrates the talent and imagination of the PNW’s contemporary dance scene. Re-live the best performance moments of 2014 and preview what’s to come in 2015. The all-star line up features Markeith Wiley, zoe|juniper, Kate Wallich + The YC, Heather Kravas, ilvs strauss, Amy O’Neil, Alice Gosti, Cherdonna Shinatra and Tahni HoltA benefit for Velocity’s 2014-2015 programming.

 

MADE IN SEATTLE: JODY KUEHNER AKA CHERDONNA SHINATRA
World Premiere
 THE CHERDONNA SHOW: WORTH MY SALT
Velocity Founders Theater 
1621 12th Ave
OCT 17-19 + OCT 24-26, 2014 / 8PM

TICKETS Online coming soon!

This fall, Jody Kuehner aka Cherdonna Shinatra, an icon in the LGBTQ, burlesque and drag communities, premieres her first evening-length solo show/art project, Worth my Salt — a one-of-a-kind dance spectacular commissioned, produced and presented by Velocity’s Made In Seattle dance development program. More info >>

 

OPEN FOR(U)M: TERE O’CONNOR IRRECONCILIBILITY
SISTER followed by O’Connor Community Forum
Velocity Founders Theater / 1621 12th Ave
NOV 23 / 5:30PM
TICKETS Online coming soon!

Performed by fearless and unparalleled NYC dancers (David Thomson and Cynthia Oliver), Sister weaves various dance vocabularies into an intimate, complex, yet often playful tapestry, creating an unexpected universe.


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// TICKET PURCHASES //

Ticketing Policies Artists, programs, casts, dates and prices are subject to change. There are no refunds.

Ticket Exchanges Ticket exchanges may be processed at no charge for a different date of the same production, provided tickets are available. Select events or promotions may not be eligible for exchange. To exchange tickets, please contact the Box Office at least 24 hours before the original performance date. Please note that all exchanges are subject to availability.

Ticket Donations If you are unable to attend a performance and exchange is not an option, you may return your tickets as a donation to Velocity and receive a tax deduction for the price of the tickets. The Box Office must be notified of donations no later than 24 hours before the performance. Donations will be acknowledged by mail or email.

Late Seating + Ticket Releases Any tickets that are not claimed at show time will be released to the Wait List. To pick up your ticket, please arrive at the Box Office at least 5 minutes to show time. There will be no late seating.

Waiting List In the event of a sold-out performance, a waiting list shall be taken beginning at 1 hour prior to show time. Names may be placed on the list by arriving to the Box Office in person. Available seats will be called no more than 15 minutes prior to curtain. Priority will be given to Velocity MVPs.

Cancellations Most performances at Velocity occur as scheduled, regardless of the weather. If weather concerns should arise, check with the Velocity office, our website or Facebook page for updates and information. Under special circumstances, tickets for cancelled events may be refunded or exchanged upon notification from the Box Office. You may also return these tickets as a donation to Velocity and receive a tax deduction for the price of the tickets.

Policies apply to Velocity produced events only. Tickets to Access Velocity performances are handled directly by the individual producer. Please see the individual producers’ policies.

 


// Velocity and Founders Theater are fully ADA accessible. Please contact the box office about specific needs and to request auxiliary aids and/or written materials in alternate formats: 206-325-8773 or info@velocitydancecenter.org //