Past Performances

National Water Dance Day – April 14, 2018

National Water Dance Day – April 14, 2018

JOIN KSD FOR NATIONAL WATER DANCE DAY on APRIL 14, 2018 at 1PM in Carkeek Park – A CELEBRATION OF ARTS IN ACTION! Karin Stevens Dance presents Sea Change Within Us: Moving Beyond Our Failures Towards Water as Life KSD joins over 100 dance institutions from more than four countries and 40 states in this site-specific simultaneous event. The performance will be streamed across inter/national s ...[Read More]

What Better Than Call a Dance? – April 20, 2018

What Better Than Call a Dance? – April 20, 2018

What Better Than Call a Dance? Friday, April 20 at 8PM Chapel Performance Space 4649 Sunnyside Avenue North Seattle, WA, 98103 (map) Tickets | Donation $5 – $15 sliding scale at the door. Cash only please. Our dear friends Beth Fleenor, clarinetist/improviser extraordinaire and Kin of the Moon join Karin Stevens Dance to wildly reimagine dance music from the Renaissance, the waltz, to tango, ...[Read More]

Saci – A Brazilian Folktale & The Greater Trumps – December 2017

Saci – A Brazilian Folktale & The Greater Trumps – December 2017

Karin Stevens Dance and Universal Language Project Launch New Partnership with December Event Saci – A Brazilian Folktale & The Greater Trumps DECEMBER 1 | 8PM + DECEMBER 2 | 2:30PM Part of the Cornish Presents Series Cornish Playhouse at Seattle Center | 201 Mercer St, Seattle PRESS Stravinsky and the Saci: New Music in Modern Dance – Second Inversion Timely Collaboration and Faustian D ...[Read More]

Dance-Forms Productions-Guatemala – October 2017

Dance-Forms Productions-Guatemala – October 2017

In October, Karin was invited to perform in the 73rd International Choreographers’ Showcase produced by Dance-Forms Productions in Guatemala, reprising her solo from (re)MOVE: Back Toward Again the (re)TURN Facing with music from These Hills of Glory by Seattle composer Wayne Horvitz and costume by Sarah Mosher. READ Karin’s Reflections on Dancing in Guatemala

LILY: An Electroacoustic Opera

LILY: An Electroacoustic Opera

FRIDAY, JUNE 2 | 8PM Chapel Performance Space at Good Shepherd Center 4649 Sunnyside Ave N Seattle, WA 98103 Lily explores the psyche and heart of Lily Isabel Bunny, Eaton’s great-grandmother, an orphan who fled England at the start of WWI in 1915, alone, 25, female. She took a ship to Montreal and then a train, which she rode to the end of the railroad, arriving at Cascade Tunnel east of Everett, ...[Read More]

Record of the Anthropocene Movement – March 2017

Record of the Anthropocene Movement – March 2017

Photo: Omar Willey and Karen Mason-Blair Design: Maris Antolin Record of the Anthropocene Movement World Premiere March 16 – 19, 2017 Taproot Theatre Company’s Isaac Studio Theatre Karin Stevens Dance presented their new work, Record of the Anthropocene Movement in Taproot Theatre Company’s Isaac Studio Theatre Read City Arts’s preview of Record of the Anthropocene Movement HERE, ...[Read More]

(re)MOVE: Back Toward Again the (re)TURN Facing

(re)MOVE: Back Toward Again the (re)TURN Facing

Premiered April 2016 at Velocity Dance Center with live music: Heather Bentley/ Viola, Paris Hurley/Violin, Alex Guy/Violin, Maria Wilson Scherer/Cello, Beth Fleenor/Clarinet, Michael Owcharuk/Piano, Nate Omdal/Bass, Isaac Joseph Boyle/Drums Photography by Karen Mason Blair  View more photos at https://www.facebook.com/karinstevensdance/ VIEW THE WORK HERE IN FOUR PARTS: Static Wide Shot 1 | 2 | 3 ...[Read More]

Artist Bios for (re)MOVE: Back Toward Again the (re)TURN Facing

Artistic Director/Choreographer/Dancer Choreographer KARIN STEVENS formed Seattle-based, Karin Stevens Dance, in 2009 producing eight evening-length concerts and multiple commissioned works for various organizations including Seattle’s Taproot Theatre, Book­ it Repertory Theatre and Theatre Puget Sound. She has created over 70 dance works, touring across the US. In 2009, she joined master ch ...[Read More]

Post #3 (re)MOVE: Back Toward Again the (re)TURN Facing

Post #3 (re)MOVE: Back Toward Again the (re)TURN Facing

Photo by Karen Mason Blair (re)MOVE: Back Toward Again the (re)TURN Facing Performance dates: April 22-24, 2016 VIEW THE WORK HERE IN FOUR PARTS: Static Wide Shot 1 | 2 | 3 | 4   or  Edited Version by Vibe Vision 1 | 2 | 3 | 4   May we turn inwards and stumble upon our true roots in the intertwining biology of this exquisite planet. May nourishment and power pulse through these roots, and fie ...[Read More]