White Wave Dance presents 7th Annual SoloDuo Dance Festival
White Wave Dance presents the 7th Annual SoloDuo Dance Festival on Thursday, February 9, 2023 at 7:30pm and Friday, February 10, 2023 at 7:00pm & 9:00pm at Dixon Place, 161A Chrystie St., New York, NY. Tickets are $20 in advance, $25 at the door, and $15 for students and seniors for each program, and $50 for all three programs, and can be purchased online
The Festival will feature 33 dancemakers from the New York Metro area, across the country, as well as from Germany, Hungary, and Italy, each selected by a panel of distinguished presenters and dance artists. White Wave’s Artistic Director Young Soon Kim founded the SoloDuo Dance Festival in 2016 with a mission to celebrate the unique art of the solo and duet—formats often favored by early-stage choreographers as their companies begin to find their paths within the dance world—creating new opportunities to display the latest work of both emerging and mid-career choreographers, offering vivid experiences for audiences with the goal of discovering and nurturing young talent. Dixon Place exemplifies a one of-a kind intimate venue that is particularly well-suited to showcase the artistry of solo and duet performances.
White Wave’s mission is to act as a potent stimulus to expand the horizons of dance by producing dance concerts, festivals, residencies, and educational activities. White Wave provides dancemakers an opportunity to congregate, create, and present new works on prestigious stages to the discerning NYC audience.
Program One on Thursday, Feb 9at 7:30PM will feature performances from HR Dance, Dibble Dance, Dancentral, Alison Cook Beatty Dance, Bailey Seymour Dance, and many more.
Program Two on Friday, Feb 10 at 7PM will feature performances from Laura Katz Rizzo, Anna Bauer, five two Dance Company, Qu Yang Dance Company, Delicate Cactus Choreography, and many more.
Finally, Program Three on Friday, Feb 10 at 9PM will feature performances from Kanyok Arts Institute, Li Chiao-Ping Dance, FELEDI PROJECT, Selah Dance Collective, Smutek Dance, and many more.
Formed in 1988, WHITE WAVE Young Soon Kim Dance Company (WHITE WAVE Dance) strives to inspire audiences through multi-dimensional dance productions reflecting themes and philosophies both modern and timeless. Their mission is to be a potent stimulus for change and expansion of the dance/arts world through the production of dance concerts, classes, residencies, and education. To date, WHITE WAVE Dance has proudly presented over 3,000 choreographers/dance companies and over 22,500 performers to a total of more than 90,500 audience members.
For more information, visit whitewavedance.org.
An artistic incubator since 1986, Dixon Place (DP) is non-profit institution committed to supporting the creative process by presenting original works of theater, dance, music, puppetry, circus arts, literature and visual art. Presenting over 1000 creators a year, this local haven inspires and encourages diverse artists of all stripes and callings to take risks, generate new ideas, and consummate new practices.
For more information, visit dixonplace.org.