Welcome to the Dandelion Dancetheater website!

Below are Bandelion’s album preview, a video of recent works, and a list of upcoming events:

Bandelion’s First Album is HERE!

Music from Stories of Our People is availabe as a two-disc CD or MP3 Download. Just click below to purchase and listen to songs from the performance as well as songs that were integral parts of the creation process, but haven’t been shared publicly until now

Physical CD’s and MP3 Downloads (full album and individual songs) are currently available online. Click below.

Bandelion: Bandelion - Stories of Our People

Click here for more info about this album, song previews and Bandelion Music

UPCOMING

 

Click Here for info on Baby Aki — 

Co-Artistic Director Kimiko Guthrie’s debut novel!

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September 20th, 3:30 – 4:30PM

Bandelion performs at the Art in Nature Festival in Oakland’s Redwood Regional Park.

Come experience Dance of Changes, an evolving ritual Bandelion performs at the changing of the seasons. Show up at 2:30 for a workshop on how to participate in the dance, or come at 3:30 to watch/listen. And check out the rest of this expansive arts event!

Click HERE for more info.

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October 24th, 7:00 – 9:00 PM

Bandelion performs excerpts from Stories of Our People as part of

East Bay Alive: Beats, Bodies, & Beyond! at the CSUEB University Theater, Hayward

A rhythmic offering from diverse cultures, combining dance, music, drumming, theater and more. Featuring Eden Aoba Taiko, CSUEB LEEP Taiko, Navarette x Kayiyama Dance Theater, indigenous dance offerings, Bollywood dance, Hip-Hop and much more.

More info coming soon HERE.

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November 7th, 2:00 – 3:00 PM & 8:00 – 9:00 PM

Blessed Unrest I  by Bandelion, Theater Grottesco & Randee Paufve

Santa Fe, NM, venue TBA

The first of two iterations of a new work colliding dance, music, physical theater and a wild array of artistic perspectives, co-directed by Eric Kupers (Bandelion,) John Flax (Theater Grottesco,) and Randee Paufve (Paufve|Dance.) Supported by a Network of Ensemble Theaters Exchange Grant, this work explores what keeps us going through dark and challenging times.

Check back here for more info.

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December 18th & 19th @ 8:00 PM, plus December 19th @ 2:00 PM

Blessed Unrest II  by Bandelion, Theater Grottesco & Randee Paufve

Temescal Arts Center, Oakland, CA

The first of two iterations of a new work colliding dance, music, physical theater and a wild array of artistic perspectives, co-directed by Eric Kupers (Bandelion,) John Flax (Theater Grottesco,) and Randee Paufve (Paufve|Dance.) Supported by a Network of Ensemble Theaters Exchange Grant, this work explores what keeps us going through dark and challenging times.

Check back here for more info.

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Please Note: All choreography, video, images, original text and original music are copyrighted by Dandelion Dancetheater, 2013. Unauthorized duplication, showing and distribution is prohibited.