Kidz Danz Kompany presents its Spring Dance Concert titled “Ballet My Way” at the San Diego Performing Arts Center (4579 Mission Gorge Place, San Diego, CA, 92120) on May 5th-6th, 2017 @ 7pm.
Founding Artistic Director Spencer John Powell will premier two new works “In the Land of Qualities – A Ballet”, a fun new fairy tale inspired by “The Book of Qualities” by J. Ruth Gendler. This work will explore the Human Qualities within us all, such as Fear, Power, Charm and Joy, etc. The second work by the Artistic Director will be “My Mother’s Son”, a deeply moving work which will include all of the male dancers of KDK. Included in this work will be a very special appearance by the male dancers of Visionary Dance Theatre who will join them on stage for this beautiful work.
Join us as we celebrate the world of Ballet in our own way. We break all the rules of ballet and still capture the brilliance of classical ballet. Come down and see as KDK mixes Ballet with Hip Hop, Modern, and just some plain old dancing-fun!
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Meet the author that inspired the work “In the Land of Qualities – A Ballet”. Author, artist and teacher J. Ruth Gendler will be presenting the workshop “Qualities of Creativity: Dancing with Words” on May 6th at 4pm. Immediately after the workshop, she will be in the lobby at 6pm to meet fans and sign books. Don’t miss out on this opportunity! For more information about the workshop, please visit www.VisionaryDanceTheatre.org.