Kern Dance Alliance + Temblor Brewing Company
A MOVEMENT FLIGHT
Saturday, October 12, 2019
Temblor Brewing Company
A Movement Flight, performed by New York City based and internationally renowned Schoen Movement Company, will bring dance out of the concert hall and into the brewery by featuring critically acclaimed dancers, including local dance talent, Kellie St. Pierre. Complemented by the tastiest Temblor brews, guests may additionally enjoy flights of beers and a delicious dinner. Local music talent, Vince Galindo, will add to the evening with delightful and charming sounds. IT’S THE ULTIMATE HAPPY HOUR!
Doors: 5:00 PM | Show: 7:30 PM
OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
$50 Pre-Order MOOve Burger + Brew
Make a charitable donation to Kern Dance Alliance and enjoy the MOOve Burger, a delicious, house-made Santa Carota Beef burger crafted with all the
Hosting a critically acclaimed dance company in a venue that is often not considered a place for dance performance is riveting! KDA aims to make dance more accessible to greater populations and believes ‘A Movement Flight” will change the conversation about how dance is viewed and perceived. – Andrea Hansen, Kern Dance Alliance President
Temblor Brewing Company is passionate about the art of craft beer and the culture that it facilitates. We endeavor to promote the arts of comedy, music, dance and original artwork. All of these enhance our quality of life and make the world a better, more peaceful place. – Don Bynum, Temblor Brewing Company CEO
ABOUT KERN DANCE ALLIANCE:
Kern Dance Alliance (KDA) is a nonprofit dance advocacy organization supporting and promoting dance + the arts in Kern County, California.
ABOUT TEMBLOR BREWING COMPANY:
Temblor Brewing Company is committed to providing high quality craft beer to the community. Temblor is also more than a brewery — Temblor is a restaurant, comedy club, private event space, and music venue.
ABOUT SCHOEN MOVEMENT COMPANY:
Schoen Movement Company is a Brooklyn-based modern dance troupe that prioritizes dance as a method to connect people and enrich quality of life. They were recently named the Martha Duffy Resident Artist at Baryshnikov Arts Center for the prestigious BAC Space Residency. They are a three-time invitee to the famous Jacob’s Pillow Inside/Out Dance Festival, and have been presented at Jamaica Performing Arts Center, Joe’s Pub through DanceNOW, LaGuardia Performing Arts Center, and Judson Memorial Church. In 2017, they resided in Tunisia to collaborate with local dancers, the performance of which was then featured in a livestream broadcast viewed by people in 38 countries. The collaboration continued and, in 2019, was further developed and presented in New York City.
Beyond the stage, SMC explores fresh avenues of dance performance. Their rollicking show “A Movement Flight” brings dance out of the concert hall and into active breweries.
SMC has received distinguished support from the US State Department, Baryshnikov Arts Center, Queens Council for the Arts, the Catskills Mountain Foundation, Brooklyn Academy of Music / Dance Motion USA, Jamaica Center for the Arts and Learning among others. Company director, Emily Schoen, has performed at the nation’s finest theaters, has toured internationally, and is a Dance Magazine “Top 25 to Watch” artist.
ABOUT KELLIE ST. PIERRE:
Born in Bakersfield, CA, Kellie St. Pierre is a dancer, choreographer, yoga instructor, and teaching artist based out of Los Angeles. She has toured five years with DIAVOLO | Architecture in Motion dance company and has set her own work on several universities, independent companies, and festivals. Through her work she strives to share human connection, personal growth, and artistic development. She also values and encourages practices that promote body strengthening, longevity, wellness through the teachings of yoga and injury prevention for dancers.
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