Jun 3 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm Denny Park, South Lake Union
A free day of events intertwining dance and the urban canvas with live performance, interactive events, free dance classes open to everyone, as well as vendors, and the South Lake Union market. Don’t miss this outdoor, all-ages celebration
Jun 9 @ 8:00 pm Broadway Performance Hall
Gu Jiani (Beijing, China) studied ballet and classical Chinese dance, blending both in her own movement language. Her ominous work Right & Left fuses aggressive precision with an arresting mix of projection and light to
Jun 10 @ 8:00 pm Broadway Performance Hall
Gu Jiani (Beijing, China) studied ballet and classical Chinese dance, blending both in her own movement language. Her ominous work Right & Left fuses aggressive precision with an arresting mix of projection and light to
Jun 11 @ 7:30 pm Broadway Performance Hall
Tabea Martin (Basel, Switzerland) perform Field, a (near) naked exploration of the 100 best love songs, during which its raucus characters fight fiercely for love, for affection, for recognition. Startlingly athletic and dynamic, this trio
Jun 12 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm The Rendezvous
A cabaret-style performance event at the Rendezvous in Belltown where drinks are served and conversation encouraged. Dance artists will have one week to create a work based on a theme provided by a John Cage-inspired
Jun 13 @ 7:30 pm Broadway Performance Hall
Curated by Cyrus Khambatta, Deb Wolf and Marlo Ariz this series is Seattle in a nutshell, including artists Erica Badgeley, Corr de Rose, Delashmette Dance Projects, Ka.nei.see Collective, and Maya Soto + Nico Tower.
Jun 15 @ 7:30 pm Broadway Performance Hall
This Spotlight Series program focuses on Seattle-based artists who address specific themes in their work. Curated by the festival’s own Cyrus Khambatta, Constanze Villines and Erin Boyt,  including artists ForthunRome Dance, Kimberly Holloway, Samsara, Tesselations
Jun 16 @ 8:00 pm Broadway Performance Hall
Quorum Ballet (Lisbon, Portugal)  presents the U.S. premiere of a Modern Perspective depicting ambiguous surroundings of complexity and intrigue, where there are always conflicting perspectives that hold us hostage. This Portugese contemporary ballet company has
Jun 17 @ 8:00 pm Broadway Performance Hall
Quorum Ballet (Lisbon, Portugal)  presents the U.S. premiere of a Modern Perspective depicting ambiguous surroundings of complexity and intrigue, where there are always conflicting perspectives that hold us hostage. This Portugese contemporary ballet company has
Jun 18 @ 7:30 pm Broadway Performance Hall
Invertigo Dance Theater (Los Angeles, CA) pictured here against the gray wall (and the brochure cover), will perform Interior Design, about how we deal with our surroundings – boundaries, domestic territorialism and interpersonal relations. In
Jun 19 @ 9:00 am – Jun 24 @ 10:00 pm Cornish Commons
A weeklong summer intensive with renowned Seattle choreographers and visiting international festival artists for intermediate to advanced dancers. Technique and performance classes culminate in a festival main stage performance on June 24th. Additional classes in
Jun 19 @ 7:30 pm – 7:45 pm
[Fragile] by Serial Paradise (Romania) is an interactive performance playing with different layers of distance between the artists and the audience. It can be seen as a performance, an installation, a performative game, or simply
Jun 20 @ 7:30 pm Broadway Performance Hall
An audience favorite, this program fosters talent in contemporary ballet. Curators Donald Byrd, Cyrus Khambatta, and Eva Stone raise the bar, presenting Daniel Costa Dance, Christopher D’Ariano Company, Emilee Hope Putsche and a commissioned work
Jun 21 @ 7:30 pm Broadway Performance Hall
An audience favorite, this program fosters talent in contemporary ballet. Curators Donald Byrd, Cyrus Khambatta, and Eva Stone raise the bar presenting Daniel Costa Dance, Christopher D’Ariano Company, Emilee Hope Putsche and a commissioned work
Jun 22 @ 7:30 pm – 7:45 pm Velocity Dance Center
[Fragile] by Serial Paradise (Romania) is an interactive performance playing with different layers of distance between the artists and the audience. It can be seen as a performance, an installation, a performative game, or simply
Jun 23 @ 8:00 pm Broadway Performance Hall
Southern Indian troupe Sapphire Dance Creations Company brings us the first American appearance of classical Indian Chhau dancers sewn into a contemporary work and the artists, Never Formerly Known As Anything present their latest project, Great
Jun 24 @ 2:00 pm Broadway Performance Hall
Student and faculty performance culminating The Threshold Institute, a week long summer dance program studying with visiting Seattle International Dance Festival and Seattle-based artists. Performance will include work presented by Jovon Miller Productions and Khambatta Dance
Jun 24 @ 8:00 pm Broadway Performance Hall
Southern Indian troupe Sapphire Dance Creations Company brings us the first American appearance of classical Indian Chhau dancers sewn into a contemporary work and the artists, Never Formerly Known As Anything present their latest project, Great
Jun 25 @ 7:30 pm Broadway Performance Hall
The closing performance Peter & Company (San Francisco) brings us rigorous, yet spontaneous work, while Marlo Ariz comes back to the festival to present her empassioned dance aesthetic.
Jun 25 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm Broadway Performance Hall
Join festival artists, festival staff, and other dance enthusiasts, as we toast and celebrate the completion of the festival. And support The Seattle International Dance Festival and KDC while you are at it (all or parts of