Film/editing by Velocity's social media intern Kate Wallich
Music by Youth Lagoon
NEXT FEST NW is a dynamic five days of innovative dance performances, screenings, installations and roundtable conversations featuring established artists and rising stars of the Pacific Northwest.
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This year’s festival unveils fierce new work by Mike Pham, Kate Wallich, Laara Garcia, Marlo Martin, Rosa Vissers + Jessica Hatlo; plus dance films and video installations by KT Niehoff, Corrie Befort, Katy DeRosier, Jody Kuehner, Annabelle Lopez Ochoa, Shawn Telford, Marissa Rae Niederhauser, Amy O/tinyrage, Adam Sekuler,Shannon Stewart, Lindsay Thomas, Jeff Curtis and Lily Verlaine.
The theme of this year’s festival is Theft + Devotion. What inspires an artist’s dedication? What inspires our desire to possess, borrow or steal? Stay-tuned for short films about each artist, plus free Speakeasy Events in partnership with John Boylan’s Conversations and The Project Room investigating the festival theme.