Seattle’s premiere contemporary ballet company has done it again. Since its inception 6 years ago, Whim W’Him has grown into a pinnacle of artistic achievement within its short lifespan. Artistic Director, Olivier Wevers, has become synonymous with creative ingenuity. Every [...]
Wevers too is calling more and more upon his dancers’ prodigious technique, allowing it to show and shine. Brahms and Tights is a “keeper” and the dancers deserve this treatment to, not just dance to, but more importantly, in which to respond.
For the second year in a row, Olivier submitted a work to the 14th Annual Dance Under the Stars Choreography Competition in Palm Desert and was accepted. After winning in 2010 with FRAGMENTS, expectations were low for another award. However, [...]
We are so proud to share the news that Artistic Director, Olivier Wevers is the recipient of the 2011 Princess Grace Choreography Fellowship—the first recipient of the choreographic fellowship award residing in Seattle, who will also be creating a new [...]