Join us for our fifth season of celebrating Awakening Movement!
Friday, November 3rd 7:30pm*
Saturday, November 4th 7:30pm
Sunday, November 5th 3pm
*Opening Night Celebration on Friday, November 2nd following the performance. For more information including prices, click on the link below.
3-4pm Awakening Movement Workshop
Awakening Movement Workshop:
Cultivate creativity, movement and art as worship in a movement workshop hosted by Awakening Movement in partnership with Valley Community Baptist Church. No prior dance experience is needed; all are welcome. Awakening Movement is a community of professional artists in New York City pursuing the intersection of their faith in Jesus Christ and artistic expression.
An evening of contemporary dance expressing the beauty and power of movement united by a common thread of faith.
Vivid Ballet is pleased to welcome guest company, Awakening Movement from New York, NY. Please join us as both companies come together to present an evening of innovative and inspiring contemporary dance.
Tickets are $15 at the door.
| The True • The Good • The Beautiful |
On October 21st, Brandon and Hannah Welch will host a master class at Evjen Academy of Dance along with members of their NYC-based company, Awakening Movement. Hannah Welch trained at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts and is a company member of Thomas Ortiz Dance. Brandon Welch is a SUNY Purchase graduate and former member of Doug Varone and Dancers and Gibney Dance Company. Join Awakening Movement on Saturday evening after the workshop for a Studio Performance with Vivid Ballet at The 224.
1:30-2:45 Ballet Technique with Hannah Welch
2:45-4:00 Contemporary Technique with Brandon Welch
Registration will open at 1pm for ages 11-18.
$25 per technique class/$40 for the full workshop with Q&A
Join us for a three day intensive at Starsteps Dance Center in Lenoir, NC from Monday, August 7 - Wednesday, August 9. Our faculty consists of professional dancers based in New York City passionately dedicated to using their gifts to serve. The intensive will run from 9:30am-5:30pm each day and include ballet technique, modern technique and repertory along with reflection and meditation on bringing faith and arts together. We will conclude the three days with an informal performance by the students for friends and family from 4:30-5:30pm on Wednesday, August 9th. Tuition: $165 (Register by Friday, June 23rd to get $25 off). Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for further any information.
Explore Awakening Movement through a closer lens during our inaugural spring performance April 22, 2017 at St. Veronica's Creative Cultural Center in lower Manhattan. This unique perspective will offer a deeper look inside the creative process of works by Whitney Dufrene, Devin Oshiro, Brandon Welch and Hannah Welch along with moments for audience involvement.
Tickets available to purchase here.
Tickets available for purchase here.
The Stor(ies) of You and Me features five works that explore love, the power of words, unexpected joy, perspectives, and the stories of everyday people. Choreography by Ballet 5:8 Artistic Director Julianna Slager and Guest Choreographer Caleb Mitchell.
Also featuring guest performances by Awakening Movement and Vivid Ballet.