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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]

Dormant-Exploding Syndrome-Ashcloud 2015

Dormant-Exploding Syndrome-Ashcloud 2015

Performances October 23-25, 2015 at Velocity Dance Center, Seattle Choreography by Karin Stevens Music by Sam Boshnack Lighting Design by Sara Torres Costumes by Ali Rose Panzarella The original work set on four dancers in 2014 was recreated for nine dancers for this KSD produced encore performance with the Sam Boshnack Quintet. Read About the Work HERE Video: Dormant-Exploding Syndrome-Ashcloud

KSD and SBQ 2015 Information about the Lead Artists and the Work

Karin Stevens Dance with the Sam Boshnack Quintet October 23 – 24 | 7:30PM October 25 | 6:30PM | Velocity Dance Center | 1621 12th Ave, Seattle, WA, 98122 An evening of cross-continental contemporary dance – set to high-octane original jazz and part of the UW Dance Program’s50th Anniversary celebrations. ABOUT THE ARTISTS: Choreographer KARIN STEVENS studied dance at the University of Washington a ...[Read More]

(Re)framing an insomniatic exploration in thought and poetry

“Those who have achieved an understanding of reality can describe the wonder of things, but those who are ignorant of reality miss the essence of things. When he reaches this invisible fountain, he can express it in all forms in which both appearances and essences move and vibrate.  Hence, the forms are given the breath of life and move with their own rhythm.” –Weng Fang-kang I have been try ...[Read More]

Point of Departure

Point of Departure

Performances May 4-5, 2012, Velocity Dance Center, Seattle Choreography by Karin Stevens Visual Images, Props, Music by Craig van den Bosch Video Sample: Point of Departure Review: Seattle Star “This is an extremely beautiful piece. Craig van den Bosch’s visual imagery is stunning and his accompanying score has incredible subtlety and effectiveness as accompaniment and as music on its own. S ...[Read More]

Baroque to the 21st Century

Baroque to the 21st Century

Performances: Whitefish, MT 2010 with the Glacier Symphony and Chorale; Seattle, WA 2010 with Starry Night Chamber Orchestra; Edmonds, WA 2011 with the Starry Night Chamber Orchestra; Burien, WA 2011 with the Northwest Symphony Orchestra; Missoula, MT 2011 with the String Orchestra of the Rockies. KSD was commissioned by the Kalispell, MT Glacier Symphony and Chorale to present new work with music ...[Read More]