CKDC teaches at Fitness Fridays!
Jul
28
5:15 pm17:15

CKDC teaches at Fitness Fridays!

  • 2301 Grizzlie Bear Boulevard Sauget, IL, 62206 United States

Join us at Gateway Grizzlies Fitness Fridays event on Friday, July 28. Our outdoor Zumba class can be taken for a $20 donation in advance or at the door. 50% of the proceeds go to CKDC for our Student Dance Concert fund.

CKDC performs at St. Louis Art Fair
Sep
10
2:00 pm14:00

CKDC performs at St. Louis Art Fair

  • 225 South Meramec Avenue St. Louis, MO, 63105 United States

Join us at the 2017 Saint Louis Art Fair in Clayton! We are performing from 2:00p.m. - 3:00p.m. More details will be posted as we near the event!

Intrinsic
Sep
22
Sep 24

Intrinsic

  • Kranzberg Arts Center

CKDC's Fall Dance Concert, exploring themes of the elements; Earth, Air, Fire and Water. Details to follow.

CKDC Fundraiser at California Pizza Kitchen!
Nov
30
11:00 am11:00

CKDC Fundraiser at California Pizza Kitchen!

  • California Pizza Kitchen

Eat delicious food at CPK on November 30th, 2017 to support CKDC!

RSVP to this link if you intend to be there.

CPK has pledged to donate 20% of proceeds that day back to CKDC, just be sure to mention CKDC when ordering! We look forward to seeing you there.

 


CKDC's Student Dance Concert
Jun
2
Jun 4

CKDC's Student Dance Concert

  • Kranzberg Arts Center

CKDC students are proud to perform at The Kranzberg Arts Center, where CKDC is Artist in Residence. This concert features all youth and teen dancers as well as performances by the CKDC Jr Jr and Junior Companies! Choreographed by Artistic Director Arica Brown and CKDC Educators. Purchase your tickets in our shop!

St. Louis Dance Festival
Apr
30
5:00 pm17:00

St. Louis Dance Festival

  • The Skip Viragh Center for the Arts Chaminade High School

Consuming Kinetics Dance Company is proud to perform Circum[stance] by Resident Artist Olivia Perez at the 18th Annual St. Louis Dance Festival. See other great performances presented by Aalim, Arts in Motion, Ashleyliane Dance Company, Dance Hipnotique, Dances of India, Dimensions Dance Company, Metro Dance Company, Midwest Ballet Theatre, Missouri River Cloggers, Slaughter Project and Wei Dance Arts. Advance tickets are available for $15 but increase to $20 at the door. Advance tickets available at eventbrite.com!

CKDC performs at Earth Day!
Apr
23
1:30 pm13:30

CKDC performs at Earth Day!

Join Consuming Kinetics Dance Company and other artists at the Earth Day Festival in Forest Park. CKDC will perform a 30 minute set beginning at 1:30p.m. We hope to see you for the festivities! 

CKDC Performs at National Dance Week!
Apr
22
12:00 pm12:00

CKDC Performs at National Dance Week!

  • Grand Center

Join us for National Dance Week, for its THIRD year in Grand Center. See CKDC and your other favorite St. Louis dance companies all day on the big stage. More details will be released soon. FREE and open to the public! 

Mid-Season Auditions
Apr
4
2:00 pm14:00

Mid-Season Auditions

  • CKDC

CKDC is currently seeking one male and one female movement artist for the remainder of our 2017 season with interest in continuing for the 2018 season. Please arrive early to complete the audition application and come prepared with your headshot and resume. Audition fee is $10.

[re] Define
Mar
31
Apr 2

[re] Define

  • Kranzberg Arts Center

CKDC's Spring Dance Concert, [re] Define, features the work of Artistic Director, Arica Brown along with Resident Choreographers Olivia Perez, Sam Gaitsch, Madison DeWitt and Guest Choreographers, Kam N. Saunders and Lynn Bobzin. Showtimes are Friday, March 31 at 8:00p.m. Saturday, April 1 at 8:00p.m. and Sunday, April 2 at 6:00p.m. Tickets are $20 and are available in our Shop!

Parent's Night Out
Feb
11
5:00 pm17:00

Parent's Night Out

  • CKDC

Your favorite CKDC instructors are back again this year, just in time for Valentine's Day to take the kid's off your hands for a night! Bring them in and enjoy a date night out, or a quiet night in as we entertain the kids with special dance classes, craft activities, a movie, and food! So mark your calendars and make your reservations now!

Drinks with Dancers
Jan
28
6:00 pm18:00

Drinks with Dancers

  • CKDC

Join Consuming Kinetics Dance Company for our Second Annual Drinks with Dancers Fundraiser!

Saturday, January 28th from 6-9 pm, CKDC invites you to our studio, not to dance but to drink! Meet our dancers and educators, have a drink, and sample some food. We will be offering CKDC merchandise, launching our new membership program, and previewing a new work for our spring concert, [re]define throughout the evening.

Company Auditions
Dec
3
3:30 pm15:30

Company Auditions

  • CKDC

Doors and Registration opens at 3:30p.m. Audition starts promptly at 4:00p.m. Late arrivers will not be considered, but they are still welcome to take the audition. Dancers should come prepared with a headshot and CV or resume. Questions? Email us at info@ckdc.org or call/text us at (314) 546-1477. Mark yourself as going on the Facebook event here.

Octoberfest at CKDC!
Oct
1
Oct 30

Octoberfest at CKDC!

  • CKDC

CKDC is proud to bring back Octoberfest! Octoberfest happens all month! It's where all your favorite classes go on a theme. It's just for fun! Join us for a festive class this fall!

Take Root
Sep
23
Sep 25

Take Root

CKDC's Fall Dance Concert, Take Root, is an exploration on themes of growth and progress. Join Artistic Director, Arica Brown as well as Resident Choreographers Sam Gaitsch, Kelsey Keil, Ashreale McDowell, Carly Niehaus and Olivia Perez with Guest Choreographers Belle Jessen and Rafael Tillery for an evening of concert dance.

The Grand Dance Fest
Sep
17
12:00 pm12:00

The Grand Dance Fest

  • Grand Center

We are performing in the NOON - 1:00p.m. time slot. Stick around and support the other great companies: Ashleyliane Dance Company, The Big Muddy, Karlovsky & Company and Leverage! The event goes until 4:00p.m.

One Year Anniversary Party
Aug
27
6:00 pm18:00

One Year Anniversary Party

Can you believe it? We've been in our new home for a year now! Come celebrate with us! 
Enjoy an evening of music, snacks, drinks, and great company. Refreshments provided, but donations are always welcome! 

Lastly, you won't want to miss our sneak-peek, live-preview of our fall concert, "Take Root!" 

St. Louis Barre Crawl
Jun
25
Jun 26

St. Louis Barre Crawl

For all details, CLICK HERE. 

This summer, Consuming Kinetics Dance Company is excited to partner with some of our talented colleagues in dance education to present the first in what we are hoping will become an annual dance weekend, The St. Louis Barre Crawl! June 25-26, the following five studios will be hosting classes in a variety of techniques to give you a chance to sample styles you may have never thought you'd love, or maybe styles you'd been waiting to try but never quite committed! Well now is the time, join all of these great studios:

Belly Dance with Nisaa
Big Muddy Dance Company
Consuming Kinetics Dance Company
Dollhouse Studios
Gateway Flex Studios ft. Alicia Sunshine & Beyond Measure Dance Company

Mark your calendars and stay excited, because your ticket, while getting you into all these studio's great class options, also entitles you to discounts and promotions around St. Louis! These promotions will be announced here within the Facebook event, so keep checking back with us, and purchase your ticket for a full list of what you can take advantage of! Restaurants, bars, breweries, and some great raffle items up for grabs with each ticket purchase.

We have three ticket options for you depending on your personal schedules, available for purchase at all our participating studios:

Saturday Pass - $50
Sunday Pass - $50
Two-Day Pass - $90

*Please note: Tickets are limited!! Due to our studio's capacities and available times, we will need to cap our ticket sales to ensure all ticket holders can attend a class during each time block. Make sure you buy your tickets early!

For the full schedule, click here:

http://www.ckdc.org/barrecrawl/
We can't wait to share this exciting weekend with you to bring together dance lovers from all techniques.

FroYo 20% Fundraiser!
May
14
11:00 am11:00

FroYo 20% Fundraiser!

  • FroYo

Join us for an all day fundraiser for CKDC at FroYo! 20% of store purchases from the day will go to CKDC! We'll see you there! 

St. Louis Dance Festival
May
7
7:30 pm19:30

St. Louis Dance Festival

We are thrilled to be in the 2016 St. Louis Dance Festival Showcase, continuing the project of the late Dr. Prem. The concert will be on Saturday, May 7 at Chaminade Theatre. 

Student Dance Concert
May
7
5:30 pm17:30

Student Dance Concert

  • Maplewood High School

Tech Rehearsal is tentatively scheduled from 10:30a.m. - 2:30p.m.

Call time is 4:00p.m. and showtime is 5:30p.m.

Tickets are available at the door for $10

National Dance Week
Apr
23
11:30 am11:30

National Dance Week

  • Grand Center

National Dance Week St. Louis is excited to be hosting our second year at Grand Center! Come out to see free performances by Consuming Kinetics Dance Company and dozens of other companies! 

50% Back Night at Chipotle!
Apr
22
4:00 pm16:00

50% Back Night at Chipotle!

  • Chipotle

Join CKDC for dinner at Chipotle on South Grand on Friday, April 22 between 4:00p.m. and 8:00p.m. and they will donate 50% of the sales to our nonprofit! Just one more reason to love and eat at Chipotle! 

Footholds and Foundations
Apr
8
Apr 10

Footholds and Foundations

  • Kranzberg Black Box

CKDC's Spring Dance Concert, Footholds and Foundations, debuts new work by resident Choreographers Arica Brown, Sam Gaitsch, Kelsey Keil, and Olivia Perez and welcomes new guest artist work by Lynn M. Bobzin and Kam Saunders. Footholds and Foundations explores the ideas of support and its many identities. 

CKDC at Ballpark Village
Apr
2
11:00 am11:00

CKDC at Ballpark Village

  • Ballpark Village

Join CKDC at Ballpark Village for performances by our students, our professionals and interactive dance classes led by our teaching artists! It's a free day of fun with your favorite dance company! We hope to see you there! 

Bread Co Fundraiser!
Mar
31
4:00 pm16:00

Bread Co Fundraiser!

  • Panera Bread

Dine with CKDC at St. Louis Bread Company on March 31 between 4:00p.m. and 8:00p.m. and a percentage of your purchase will be donated to our nonprofit! The more guests we bring, the bigger percentage they donate! We hope to see everyone there! 

Light on Your Feet
Mar
12
6:30 pm18:30

Light on Your Feet

Join CKDC's Company Photographer, Dave Moore on a paint with light adventure! Participants can book in groups up to four people for $30. Everyone gets a copy of their masterpiece emailed to them at the session, no waiting! We're putting the fun back in fundraiser! 

Ladies Night Out!
Feb
27
6:00 pm18:00

Ladies Night Out!

Come enjoy two free 45 minute beginning level dance fitness classes. Body Conditioning and Hip Hop Dance Fitness will be led by CKDC company artists. Feel free to mingle before, in-between and after classes. 

Parents' Night Out!
Feb
13
6:30 pm18:30

Parents' Night Out!

  • Consuming Kinetics Dance Company

Your favorite CKDC instructors are back again this year, just in time for Valentine's Day to take the kid's off your hands for a night! Bring them in and enjoy a date night out, or a quiet night in as we entertain the kids with special dance classes, craft activities, a movie, and food! So mark your calendars and make your reservations now, we'll see you soon!