CalArts Sharon Disney Lund School of Dance 5 Seasons Kira Blazek Mfa Dance Thesis Concert

5 Seasons

  5 Seasons is a contemporary interpretation of the Wu-Xing. Nine performers transform over the course of a metaphorical year through movement, sound, and video. This evening-length dance work explores the Wu-Xing, the Chinese fivefold conceptual schema that has been practiced over 2,000 years. Used to explain a wide variety of phenomena, it describes states …



JUNE 13-15, 2014 I returned to my beloved home of 541 Broadway, where Douglas Dunn presented works by 5 choreographers: Jules Bakshi, Christopher Williams, Paul Singh, JinJu Song-Begin, and myself. I brought a solo made originally for the eMerge Dance Festival in Tulsa. Originally a site-specific work, I adapted the solo to fit the Soho …



BODYTRAFFIC’s Winter Intensive brought me to Los Angeles. In just three days, I led Countertechnique class,  improvisation, and created this work. Many thanks to Lillian Barbieto and the dancers. I continued this creation on Sarasota Contemporary Dance, in July 2014. Click HERE to read what Sarasota dance critic Carrie Seidman had to say after watching …


Hunter’s Moon

Hunter’s Moon Danspace St.Mark’s Church Food for Thought Series | October 2011 | New York City Gratitude to Douglas Dunn for curating the evening. Choreography by Kira Blazek, performed by Kira Blazek and Tess Igarta. Premiered October 2011