// Velocity 2016 calendar //

 
Access Velocity_WITH LOGO_wht txt on black with backgroundBELLINGHAM REPERTORY DANCE presents DECADE
APRIL 29 + 30 / 8PM

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GiveBigLogo_ICONGiveBIG TO VELOCITY!
MAY 3 / midnight to midnight

The Seattle Foundation’s GiveBIG is a one-day, online charitable giving event to inspire people to give generously to nonprofit organizations who make our region a stronger, more vibrant community for all. More info >>

 

 
 
 

 

SAVE THE DATE!
Velocity’s FETE
2016
MAY 12
Velocity
1621 12th Ave
TICKETS $150 / VIP $220 / ENSEMBLE OF 10 $1220

 
Celebrating 20 years of making space for dance.
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Access Velocity_WITH LOGO_wht txt on black with backgroundTHE IllUMINATIO PROJECT presents ILLUMINATIO: YO SOY
MAY 20 / 7PM

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Access Velocity_WITH LOGO_wht txt on black with backgroundCOMMON TONE ARTS presents THE UNIVERSAL LANGUAGE PROJECT 2016 SEASON: THE ELEMENTS
MAY 21 / 8PM

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MADE IN SEATTLE: CHERDONNA SHINATRA
Clock that Mug or Dusted
JUNE 2-5 + 10-12 / 7:30PM
Velocity Founders Theater 1621 12th Ave
TICKETS $20 / $25 at the door / $18 Under 25 w/ ID / $17 MVP / $50 Patron

 

Jody Kuehner’s brilliant, conceptual, inspirational homage to feminist performance artists from Anna Halprin to Janine Antoni, brought to you by beloved drag/dance bio-fem icon Cherdonna Shinatra. More info >>

 

 
 
 
 

WebSH*T GOLD: The Deep End
SUN JULY 17 / 4-10PM
Velocity Founders Theater 1621 12th Ave
FREE + open to all
It’s a SH*T GOLD marathon! We’re opening up the floor for long-form performance events up to 20 minutes in length. More info >>
 
 
 
 

STRICTLY SEATTLE PERFORMANCE_E1B6258-quickiesS 2016
JULY 29 / 8PM + JULY 30 / 2PM + 8PM

Broadway Performance Hall 1625 Broadway
TICKETS $20 / $25 at the door / $18 Under 25 w/ ID / $17 MVP / $50 Patron

Super-charged new works by celebrated Seattle choreographers, created during the three-week Strictly Seattle Summer Dance Intensive + New shorts from KT Niehoff’s Dance Film Track. Choreography by Zoe Scofield, Amy O’Neal, Alice Gosti, Mark Haim, Marlo Martin + Rosa Vissers. More info >>
 

 


SPEAKEASY SERIES: LIGHTNING TALKS
Part of the Seattle Festival of Dance Improvisation (SFDI)
WEDS AUG 3 / 6-8:30PM
Velocity Founders Theater
1621 12th Ave
FREE + open to all

In this popular evening of performance, presentations, and community dialogue, Seattle Festival of Dance Improvisation (SFDI) intensive faculty share what’s currently driving their research and practice.

 
 


DSC_5011SPEAKEASY SERIES: History of Contact Improvisation through the Body: From Unimaginable to Resonance & Meaning
Part of the Seattle Festival of Dance Improvisation (SFDI)
THURS AUG 4 / 1:30PM
Velocity Founders Theater 1621 12th Ave
FREE + open to all
 
Journeying in time from 1972-2016, this demonstration/conversation explores the development of a post modern dance form. Conceived and facilitated by Karen Nelson with Katherine Cook including Stephanie Nugent, Shel Wagner Rasch, Cyrus Khambatta, Aaron Schwartzman, Arwen Wilder, Krista DeNio, AND Cathie Caraker.
 
 
 

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Part of the Seattle Festival of Dance Improvisation (SFDI)
THURS AUG 4 / 8PM
Erickson Theatre Off Broadway 1524 Harvard Ave
TICKETS $12 / $15 at the door (FREE WITH SFDI PASS)

 

A critical mass of exciting artists who have been dancing everywhere but in the mainstream. Featuring inter/national SFDI 2016 faculty. More info >>

 
 
 
 
Rm2UNDERSCORE
FRI AUG 5 / 6-9PM
Velocity:V2 1525 11th Ave
FREE + Open to all

A long-form open improvisation structure for practicing and examining dance improvisation. If you’re never attended an Underscore, be sure to attend the talk with Katherine Cook in Founders Studio on Thursday, 4-5pm.

 

 

 

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, and the generosity of season supporters and individual donors.

 

 

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