Capital Dance Project has been a part of many artistic collaborations and events in Sacramento, and the dancers of CDP hope to continue to innovate and inspire creativity in the community through such performances.
Photo by Jason Sinn
JOE KYE RETURNS a collaborative event OCTOBER 22ND, 2016
Returning to Sacramento for the first time since leaving for Portland, violinist-looper Joe Kye hosted a unique evening of music, storytelling, and collaborative arts, atCLARA - E. Claire Raley Studios for the Performing Arts, including a visually stunning and elegant performance by Capital Dance Project. CDP's performance featured costumes and choreography by Dancer Kaori Higashiyama.
BEHIND THE BARRE made in sacramento AUGUST 26TH & 27TH, 2016
Capital Dance Project returned to the Crest Theater in August 2016 for Behind the Barre: Made in Sacramento! Launching forward from our inaugural performance, Capital Dance Project presented a mind-blowing, multi-media performance featuring Sacramento’s most talented visual artists, musicians, and performers. Teaming up with local artist and musician collaborators, Capital Dance Project unleashed their creativity in 9 brand new works. Artist and musician collaborators included Kevin Zee, Franceska Gamez, Shaun Burner, Elijah Jenkins, Waylon Horner, and Raphael Delgado – to name just a few! Once again at the beautiful Crest Theatre, with drinks provided by New Helvetia Brewing Company, Capital Dance Project brought together our vibrant artistic community to celebrate all things Sacramento!
BEHIND THE BARRE a locally crafted event SATURDAY, MAY 30TH, 2015
"...an eclectic performance that ranged from playful and dreamlike to dangerous and seductive..." - Sacramento Bee
We are excited to announce that our premier event,Behind the Barre,was an outstanding success! The event was packed with talent from every corner of Sacramento, from live music to local artwork, ballet, and beer.
Behind the Barrefeatured beer on tap, live music, local artwork, and a collection of incredible new ballets created by the dancers. The event showcased the city's finest artists and couldn't have been more well received by the Sacramento audience.
Verge Center for the Arts presented the 10th annual, month-long art event: SAC OPEN STUDIOS at Beatnik Art Gallery. Sac Open Studios “The Nightcap” is an evening event that celebrates the power and beauty of diverse artist collaborations, a concept that CDP is more than proud to represent. The event featured classical ballet performances from Capital Dance Project in addition to aerial silk dance performances from Aerial Evolution, supported by live classical cello music from Alison Wonderland and contemporary music from local band Honyock. In addition to the performances, the space featured a special fine art sculptural installation by Robert Ortbal.
TBD FEST SEPTEMBER 18TH, 19TH, 20TH, 2015
Capital Dance Project was proud to have been a part of Sacramento’s own unique music festival - TBD Fest: a weekend celebration of life, love, and music!
To see photos of our involvement and performances, visit our gallery.
TEDx JUNE 10TH, 2015
Capital Dance Project premiered a self-choreographed piece with musical accompaniment by Joe Kye and projected visuals by Matt Brown at TEDx Sacramento. Click here to see the video!