Karinstevensdance

ABOUT THE WORK: Record of the Anthropocene Movement

ABOUT THE WORK: Record of the Anthropocene Movement

Photo: Karen Mason Blair 2016 (This photo was taken at Karin’s Seattle childhood property that was destroyed by landslides due to record rain in 1996.) In Harmony with the Tao, the sky is clear and spacious, the earth is solid and full, all creatures flourish together, content with the way they are, endlessly repeating themselves, endlessly renewed. When man interferes with the Tao, the sky ...[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]

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]

Post #2 (re)MOVE: Back Toward Again the (re)TURN Facing

Post #2 (re)MOVE: Back Toward Again the (re)TURN Facing

Photo-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   “The world is not a problem to be solved; it is a living being to which we belong. The world is part of our own self and we are part of its suffering wholeness. Until we ...[Read More]

POST #1 (re)MOVE: Back Toward Again the (re)TURN Facing

POST #1 (re)MOVE: Back Toward Again the (re)TURN Facing

VIEW THE WORK HERE IN FOUR PARTS: Static Wide Shot 1 | 2 | 3 | 4   or  Edited Version by Vibe Vision 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 An evening of dance and live music ventures into personal and feminist injustices of the earth and the female body, with original compositions by Michael Owcharuk, Nate Omdal and internationally-recognized, Wayne Horvitz. Full of turbulent exchanges, (re) MOVE: (re) TURN pulls from th ...[Read More]

Currency of Evolution

Currency of Evolution

Performances October 23-25, 2015, Velocity Dance Center, Seattle Choreography by Karin Stevens Music by Sam Boshnack Lighting Design by Sara Torres Costume Design by Ali Rose Panzarella Read About the Work HERE Video: Currency of Evolution    

Free Flow Interchange

Free Flow Interchange

Performances October 23-25, 2015, Velocity Dance Center, Seattle Choreography by Karin Stevens Music by Sam Boshnack Lighting Design by Sara Torres Costumes by Ali Rose Panzarella Read About the Work HERE Video: Free Flow Interchange      

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

People. Make. Awesome

People. Make. Awesome. Presented by Beth Fleenor’s Frank Agency and Nonsequitur Chapel Performance Space, November 14, 2014, Seattle Choreography and Music Collaboration commissioned by the Frank Agency and Nonsequitur Choreography by Karin Stevens Music by Michael Owcharuk Video Excerpt: Their Constant Cry- sample  Full-length Video: Their Constant Cry Is Upon My Face

Free Flow Interchange 2014

Free Flow Interchange 2014

Performances October 3-4, 2014, Velocity Dance Center, Seattle Choreography by Karin Stevens Music by Sam Boshnack  Lighting by Kent Cubbage Costumes by Ali Rose Panzarella Video: Free Flow Interchange