Thomas Dance Project

Thomas Dance Project
November 6, 2017 Presenting Denver
Photo by Emmy Gaines. Searching for the Light Photography.

 

Photo by Emmy Gaines. Searching for the Light Photography.

Photo by Emmy Gaines. Searching for the Light Photography.

ABOUT THOMAS DANCE PROJECT

It all started in 2008 while preparing for the New-York International Ballet Competition. Thomas decided to choreograph his own solo for the competition and renewed the experience in 2010 for the Jackson USA IBC. As the years went by, many opportunities came to create his own work for the Colorado Ballet and Boulder Ballet with ‘Nostalgia’ in 2015 and ‘Riviera’ in 2016. This last one became the first show that the company put together in 2017 at Colorado Ballet’s Black Box Theatre.

 

ABOUT KEVIN GAEL THOMAS

Kevin Gael Thomas is originally from France where he studied at Rosella Hightower’s International Dance Center. He finalized his training graduating with honors from the Canada’s National Ballet School. Upon graduation Thomas was invited to join The Houston Ballet . After one successful season in Texas, he joined Colorado Ballet to dance many leading roles such as Peter Pan or the Nutcracker Prince. He is now a Soloist with the Colorado Ballet and has founded the Thomas Dance Project in 2016.


FESTIVAL PERFORMANCE | JUNE 23, 2018

Public Stage | No Walls

Take part in an afternoon of free dance performances on the Boettcher Center Lawn on June 23, 2018. View works by Colorado artists David Taylor’s Zikr Dance Ensemble, Mary Lynn Lewark, Maureen Breeze Dance Theater, Nile H. Russell, Nu-World Contemporary Danse Theatre, Parasol Arts, and Thomas Dance Project on our outdoor Public Stage in the No Walls concert. Bring the kids, pack a picnic, and make an afternoon of it!

Saturday, June 23, 2018 | 4:30pm
Facility: The Boettcher Center Lawn on the University of Denver campus.
Cost: Free

*Open lawn seating. Space is limited and available on a first come, first served basis. Alcohol consumption and smoking of any kind is strictly prohibited. Artists and program subject to change. This concert will take place in a sunny outdoor area. We encourage you to plan ahead for hot weather and to wear sunscreen.

The Presenting Denver Dance Festival is co-presented by Presenting Denver and The Robert and Judi Newman Center for the Performing Arts
Premier Sponsors | Kayne Anderson Energy Funds and L. Roger and Meredith Hutson
VIP Reception Title Sponsor | Noble Energy
Contributing Sponsors | MDC/Richmond American Homes Foundation and U.S. Bank
Free Public Showcase Sponsor | ALPINE BANK
Program Sponsor | The Singleton Family Foundation
New Works Underwriting Sponsors | Carson Brierly Giffin Dance Library and Joanna Lamb
Preview Performance Reception Sponsor | Perspective Gourmet
Master Class Venue Sponsors | Colorado Conservatory of Dance, Mercury Academy of Dance, and The D.A.M. Studios – Dance Art Media
Sustainer | EXDO Event Center
Patron | Jeffrey Cummings, Duffy Crane and Hauling
Benefactor | The Reisch Law Firm, LLC
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