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92 Y Harkness Dance Center Buttenwieser Hall
1395 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10128


Friday, June 17, 2016 - 8:30pm
Saturday, June 18, 2016 - 7:00pm, 9:00pm
Sunday, June 19, 2016 - 2:00pm, 4:00pm
Saturday, June 25, 2016 - 7:00pm, 9:00pm
Sunday, June 26, 2016 - 2:00pm, 4:00pm




WHITE WAVE Announces its 10th Anniversary WAVE RISING SERIES

The 92Y Harkness Dance Center and WHITE WAVE Dance are proud to present the 10th Anniversary Wave Rising Series at 92Y’s historic Buttenwieser Hall.

WHITE WAVE Dance, led by choreographer Young Soon Kim, curates its 10thAnniversary Wave Rising Series featuring 18 of today’s rising and eminent dancemakers from Canada, Poland, China and the across the USA. The Series provides a rare opportunity for choreographers, through an adjudication process by prominent figures from the dance community, to present their work to New York City’s vital dance audience. This year, Young Soon Kim and WHITE WAVE Dance will be conducting two master classes during the festival at Peridance Capezio Center on June 21 & 23 at 4-6 pm.

In 2006, WAVE RISING SERIES started by presenting local companies, now features innovative dancemakers from around the world. The superb national and international companies are given 20 minutes each on a shared bill, performing twice over the course of the two weekend festival.

OPENING NIGHTS: Celebrating 10th Anniversary WRS Opening Night will be on June 17th and the evening starts at 8:30pm with La P en V Innovative Dance Platform (Hong Kong, China), RH+ (Renata Skobo, Hyun Kim) (Kraków, Poland), ZviDance, Flexicurve and WHITE WAVE Young Soon Kim Dance Company from New York. The performance will be followed by a Q&A session and a reception that will give guests the chance to mingle and dance with the artists!


2016 Wave Rising Series performance schedule:

Program A: Sat, Jun 18, 7 pm & Sun, Jun 19, 4 pm 
Rebecca Bryant Danceworks (MANUFACTURED)
RH+ (Renata Skobo, Hyun Kim) (unLiMITed)
Heather Roffe Dance (Twice Removed & Continuum of Solace)
Ariel Rivka Dance (Ori & Hallelujah Eva)

Program B: Sat, Jun 18, 9 pm & Sun, Jun 19, 2 pm  
Sasha Spielvogel/Labyrinth Dance Theater (The Promise of Rest, Hidden, Forbidden, Taboo)
La P en V Innovative Dance Platform (Pulse)
Tomomi Imai (Hourglass)
Lori Belilove & The Isadora Duncan Dance Company (Dance of the Furies)

Program C: Sat, Jun 25, 7 pm & Sun, Jun 26, 4 pm 
of bones || hollye bynum (Wash Me, Pretty Little Things)
Chien-Ying Wang & Paul C. Ocampo (Equanimity, Empathetic Colloquy)
The Chimera Project — The Hidden Spot v.2
WHITE WAVE Young Soon Kim Dance Company (“iyouuswe” (excerpts)

Program D: Sat, Jun 25, 9 m & Sun, Jun 26, 2 pm
Elizabeth Shea Dance (Flawed, In the Seas)
Jeanette Stoner and Dancers (Dormant)
Azul Dance Theatre (Vision, Born Within)
Carolyn Dorfman Dance (Portrait excerpt, My Father's Solo (from Mayne Mentshn-My People), Hourglass)

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