Velocity Dance Center

Velocity advances contemporary dance and movement-based art by fostering the creative explorations of artists and audiences through an invested commitment to education, creation, performance, inquiry, community participation, and inter/national exchange.

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Address: 1621 12th Ave Suite 100
Seattle, WA 98122
Phone Number: 206-325-8773
EIN: 91-2030037
Thanks to Case van Rij for a generous match, and to Betty Linke, Heather Williams, Sara Jinks, and Pat Graney for their support.
Velocity is Seattle's premier art center dedicated to contemporary dance and performance. Every day we:
Support and advance artists and emerging ideas through commissioning, presenting, residencies, creative exchange; and access to space, funding, scholarships, employment and touring opportunities.
Provide quality movement education to dancers beginner through professional, in a broad range of movement styles.
Produce programs that introduce audiences to a wide spectrum of contemporary dance practices and aesthetics and bring together regional talent and world-class innovators.
Provide outreach and humanities programs that engage minds and inspire participation, while promoting cross-disciplinary dialogue and meaningful links between artists and the community.
Advocate for dance as an essential component to the cultural vitality of the country.