UPCOMING

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JOANNA KOTZE / KIM LUSK
NOV 3-5, 2017
Velocity Dance Center
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Joanna Kotze’s Bessie Award winning trio, It has happened / It will happen / It is happening is a site responsive piece drawing from Kotze’s background in architecture and performed with Raja Feather Kelly, Netta Yerushalmy. 

It happened is in a shared evening with Velocity’s 2018 Made in Seattle artist Kim Lusk. Get sneak peek at the first evening-length work of this fast-rising Seattle choreographer - packed with “gut-busting parody”, dry humor, and physical virtuosity.

READ a preview of Joanna Kotze / Kim Lusk in Seattle Weekly
READ a preview of Joanna Kotze / Kim Lusk in City Arts


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A DANCE FOR DARK HORSES
March 9-11, 2018
Velocity Dance Center

Kim Lusk's first evening length work presented through Velocity's Made in Seattle program. Subtle humor, technical footwork, 90s pop beats and a bit of country giddy-up in a story about the ultimate power of the unlikely winner.   


PAST

NORTHWEST NEW WORKS
JUNE 9-11, 2017
On the Boards

The NW New Works Festival showcases fully produced 20 minute new and experimental works from Northwest performers. Curated by a panel of peer artists and arts administrators from the region, the Festival provides rehearsal time, an honorarium, documentation, and the opportunity to present the work on the stages of OtB. NW New Works has been going strong since 1984.


UNDERDOG SOLOS at BASE
SEPT 2+3, 2016 / 8PM
Base / 6520 5th Ave S #122

A night of new experimental and exciting dance/theater produced by SleepNod. Cheap tickets, also there will be cheap drinks.  Featuring special guest choreographers Laura Aschoff and Kim Lusk, and a new set of works by resident artist Dylan Ward.

 


SEATTLE INTERNATIONAL DANCE FESTIVAL: SPOTLIGHT ON CONTEMPORARY BALLET
JUNE 21 + 22, 2016 / 7:30PM
Broadway Performance Hall

Come see a new trio featuring Erin McCarthy, Alexander Pham and Kim Lusk with original music by Ryan Hume. Also see work by Jade Solomon Curtis (formerly Spectrum Dance Theater), Julie Tobiason (formerly PNB/Seattle Dance Project), and Alana O’Farrell Rogers (Alana O Rogers Dance Company), and  a new festival commission by Jason Ohlberg (former Hubbard Street dancer) for Coriolis Dance.

 


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WORK
NOV 20, 2016 / 8PM + NOV 21, 2016 / 8PM + 10PM
Velocity Dance Center

Kim Lusk and Dylan Ward present new dance works. More info at sleepnod.org.

 


THE FALL KICK OFF at VELOCITY
SEPT 24, 2015 / 7PM
Velocity Dance Center

Celebrate the official kick-off to the vibrant Seattle Dance Season Sept 24-27. The Fall Kick-Off + BIG BANG! is one of Velocity’s most high-energy weekends of dance and performance. Each night brings together some of Seattle’s most gifted and charismatic artists to celebrate the talent and innovation of Seattle’s contemporary dance scene. 

THURSDAY / SEPT 24 // Kim Lusk / Pat Graney / Peggy Piacenza / Coriolis / Alice Gosti / Dylan Ward + Jim Kent


MaximumVELOCITY at BUMBERSHOOT
SEPT 5 + 6, 2015 / 7:30PM
Seattle Center Pavilion 305 Harrison Street

A showcase offering a vibrant snapshot of the nationally celebrated Seattle Dance Scene. Check out dynamic performances by  Kim Lusk, Kate Wallich, Dani Tirrell, and Anna Conner + Co.

 

 

 

 

Photos by Ryan Hume, Jazzy Photo, and Tim Summers