UPCOMING EVENTS!

 

KYL/D Youth Dance Classes!

What: Dance classes, ages 5-18 (no previous experience required!), including Hip Hop, Ballet and Modern/Jazz

When: Regular Spring session runs from January 7th - June 8th. Drop-ins welcome anytime!


Illustration: Nate Harris

Illustration: Nate Harris

Final Fridays: Celestial Bodies at the Philadelphia Museum of Art!
 

Friday, February 22, 2019 / 7:15pm
Philadelphia Museum of Art: 2600 Ben Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA 19130

In conjunction with and celebration of the reopening of the Chinese galleries, KYL/D presents a mix of traditional and contemporary dance works. The Final Friday program, including other activities and events runs from 5PM-8:45PM, with KYL/D performing on the stage at the Great Stair Hall at 7:15PM. Final Fridays is free after admission PLUS receive $5 off your ticket when you use the link in the button below!


KYL/D's 39th Inhale Performance series

Friday, March 1, 2019 / 7:30pm
KYL/D's CHI Movement Arts Center: 1316 S. 9th St. Philadelphia, PA 19147

Experience diverse works from choreographers in Philly and beyond!

Featured Artists: Evalina Carbonell, Jim Bunting Dance, Texture Contemporary Ballet/Paige Gilson, The Naked Stark, Rebecca Malcolm-Naib, Malayaworks/Ani Gavino, Alvarez Movement Project/Belle Alvarez, Luisa Donovan, Thomas/Ortiz Dance, beat piece/Leah Moriarty and Jesse Factor.

Tickets: $10 General Admission, $8 Students/Seniors/PhiladelphiaDANCE.org Members.


Photo: Rob Li

Photo: Rob Li

KYL/D Performs at Teatro Esperanza

Friday, March 15th, 2019 / 7:30pm
Teatro Esperanza: 4261 North 5th St.
Philadelphia, PA 19140

As part of Teatro Esperanza’s inaugural performing arts programming, KYL/D will hold a residency with the charter school’s students which will culminate in the company’s performance of HOME/S. 9th St. — KYL/D’s 2015 work which investigates the meaning of “Home” and the immigrant experience.


KYL/D’s Open Studio Series

Saturday March 23 / 3-4:30pm
CHI Movement Arts Center: 1316 S. 9th St. Philadelphia, PA 19147

KYL/D’s Open Studio Series invites the community to see an excerpt of the company’s latest work-in-progress and discuss the creative process directly with Kun-Yang Lin, the dance artists and artistic collaborators.


Photo: Rob Li

Photo: Rob Li

KYL/D's Spring Home Season: presented by annenberg center Live and NextMove Dance!

 

Friday April 12 / 8PM
Saturday April 13 / 2PM

Annenberg Center: 3680 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

Hailed for its superbly trained dancers and inventive choreography, Kun-Yang Lin/Dancers’ artistry is a hybrid of Asian philosophies and Western culture infused with a fearless physicality that resonates with the soul. Lush works of poetic sensibility, “Lin’s dances, simultaneously abstract and specific, create and inhabit worlds of their own.” (The New York Times) Don’t miss KYL/D in its Annenberg Center debut!

Program includes:

  • CHI (2002)

  • Moon (1993)

  • The Land (2000)

  • Dreamscape (2016)

  • Spring 101 (World Premiere)


KYL/D's Inhale/exhale Performance series

Friday, May 10 / 7:30pm
Saturday, May 11 / 7:30pm
KYL/D's CHI Movement Arts Center: 1316 S. 9th St. Philadelphia, PA 19147

Experience diverse works from choreographers in Philly and beyond, including KYL/D's dance artists!