Base: New Dance Space Arrives in Georgetown


Off an old industrial alleyway in Georgetown something new is just beginning. Seattle dance fixtures Dayna Hanson and Peggy Piacenza, [...]

Visions of Utopia At NEXT FEST


Velocity Dance Center Artistic Director Tonya Lockyer often sets an extra challenge for the artists featured in Velocity’s annual NEXT [...]

Zesty Grooves At Ate9’s Homecoming


Homecomings are always a celebratory affair, but even more so when the centerpiece of the celebration is Danielle Agami and [...]

Ten Tiny Dances: Small Stage, Big Idea


If “art is limitation, and the essence of every picture is the frame,” as the writer G.K. Chesterton once said, [...]

New Frontiers of Dance Cinema


The sister art forms of dance and film have much in common. At its core, cinema is about movement, light, [...]

Wandering through Abstraction in BLEED

Tere O'Connor's BLEED
Photo by Paula Court

If dance is, as choreographer Tere O’Connor said in a Q&A last weekend, “a journey away from language,” how on [...]

The Bridge Project Makes Performance Personal

Colleen McNeary_courtesy of the artist

Every year, Velocity Dance Center offers a once-in-a-lifetime chance to a select group of Seattle choreographers with The Bridge Project, [...]

Velocity Kicks Off into a New Season

BB-PE-Mo_photo by Tino Tran

If you ever start fearing that contemporary dance in Seattle all looks the same, the Velocity Fall Kick Off is [...]

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