// Velocity 2016 calendar //

 

14095853_1082119961843552_1266768735771955167_nSPEAKEASY SERIES: DANCER’S SURVIVAL FAIR
MON SEPT 26 / 6-7:45PM
Velocity Steward Studio 1621 12th Ave
FREE + open to all

Join us for the second annual Dancer’s Survival Fair – a professional development session designed specifically for dancers – this year focusing on marketing + communications. More info >>

 


12716124_717289811255_8886362563739264978_oDANCE FILM CHALLENGE SCREENING
Part of NWFF’s Local Sightings 2016
SEPT 29 / 7PM
Northwest Film Forum 1515 12th Ave

 

Selected films submitted through the V2 Dance + Film Residency are screened during NWFF’s Local Sightings 2016. Produced by NWFF, this annual fall film festival features new films, juried prizes, killer parties and national industry scouts looking for strong new work. More info >>

 

 
Access Velocity_WITH LOGO_wht txt on black with background3RD SHIFT DANCE presents SHIFT SESSIONS: VOLUME 2
OCT 15 + 16 / 8PM
TICKETS

 
Spend an intimate evening featuring live music by Naomi Wachira blended with choreography by Xaviera Vandermay, and dancing by 3rd Shift Dance in “Shift Sessions: Volume 2” at Velocity Dance Center. More info >>

 

SOLOS_Jim-Kent-089-WEBSPEAKEASY SERIES: MARY SHELDON SCOTT
OCT 30 / 5-6:30PM
Velocity: V2 1525 11th Ave
FREE + open to all

 

The work of visual artist / choreographer Mary Sheldon Scott sparks a conversation about the intersections of visual art and dance in this special speakeasy + exhibition, presented in conjunction with our Made in Seattle production of The SOLO(s) Project.

 
 

SOLOS_Jim-Kent-049-WEBMADE IN SEATTLE: MARY SHELDON SCOTT
The SOLO(s) Project
NOV 3-6 / 7:30PM
Velocity Founders Theater 1621 12th Ave
TICKETS $20 / $25 at the door / $18 Under 25 w/ ID / $17 MVP / $50 Patron

The SOLO(s) Project is an evening-length dance work comprised of 7 new solos inspired by Scott/Powell Performance’s rich legacy of work. A stellar inter-generational cast of Seattle dance stars including: Jade Solomon Curtis, Jim Kent, Alice Gosti, Mark Haim, Sean O’Bryan, Linsyanne Owen + Corrie Befort. More info >>

 

 

ART WALK: MARY SHELDON SCOTT
CLOSING RECEPTION + AUDIENCE LAB
NOV 10 / 5:30-6:30PM
Velocity: V2 1525 11th Ave
FREE + open to all

Mary Sheldon Scott, surrounded by a selection of her paintings, shares some of the ideas driving her new choreographic work, The SOLO(s) Project, in a group dialogue reflecting on the work’s Nov 3-6 premiere. Drop-by, bring your questions, stay for the conversation. Refreshments provided.

 
 
 
 
 
Access Velocity_WITH LOGO_wht txt on black with backgroundALANA O ROGERS DANCE CO presents INTO ICE
NOV 11-12 + 18-19 / 8 PM
TICKETS

Into Ice explores an icy landscape and its snow-laden inhabitants in three parts: Into Ice, Kingdom, and Home. The dance promises a sensory feast of ice and light, illuminating the Arctic through stories of adventure and survival, coldness, and the desire for home and hearth. More info >>

 

waldean_1.27.3NEXT DANCE CINEMA 2016
DEC 5 / 7PM + 8:30PM
Northwest Film Forum 1515 12th Ave
TICKETS $10 (ONE SCREENING) / $15 (BOTH SCREENINGS)

Next Dance Cinema
features the best in local + international dance on screen. ONE NIGHT ONLY, two unique screenings. Presented by Velocity in partnership with Northwest Film Forum. More info coming soon!

 
 

151210_200756_2NEXT FEST NW 2016: pastFORWARD
DEC 9-11 / 7:30PM
Velocity Founders Theater 1621 12th Ave
TICKETS $20 / $25 at the door / $18 Under 25 w/ ID / $17 MVP / $50 Patron

Next Fest NW
celebrates what’s happening at the pushing edge of contemporary dance + dance cinema.
More info coming soon!

 
 


THE GLIMPSE PROJECT: NANCY STARK SMITH + THE UNDERSCORE
Glimpse 3 PERFORMANCE INSTALLATIONS
DEC 16 + 17 / 5-7PM
Velocity Founders Theater 1621 12th Ave
TICKETS $15 / $12 MVP

 
Step into a living world—somewhere between a 3D moving art installation, a visit to the zoo, and your living room. An international group of dancers (and one musician) share the results of their research into the potentials of the Underscore through a live improvised composition. More info >>

 
 

Velocity’s programs are made possible thanks to the support of our sponsors: The Glenn H. Kawasaki Foundation, Case van Rij, Jeremy Steward and Eric Hartmann, The Seattle Foundation, 4 Culture, NEA Artworks, ArtsWA, The Fales Foundation Trust, ArtsFund, The Boeing Company, and the generosity of season supporters and individual donors.

 

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