EIN 91-2030037

Velocity Dance Center

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Velocity is seattle's premier art Center dedicated to contemporary Dance and performance. Everyday we: support and advance artists and emerging ideas through commissioning, presenting, residencies, creative exchange; and access to space, funding, scho...

Program areas at Velocity Dance Center

Studio/Theater Operation and On-Going Classes: Velocity provides a wide variety of drop-in classes, dance series, master classes, and workshops, both for the professional dance community and the general public. In 2019, Velocity provided 25 master classes and workshops, 27 ongoing drop-in classes, 5 Intro Series classes, which provided high-quality dance instruction for 23,000 community members and dancers. Velocity also provides a performance platform for emerging and established dance artists, largely from Seattle; in 2019 we produced 41 shows, serving over 3,000 audience members.
Made in Seattle: Made in Seattle is an incubator program which provides development, production, and professional career support to artists through a year-long residency that includes 180 hours of free rehearsal space, a commissioning fee, administrative support, and professional development support. 2019s MIS artists were Ella Mahler and Mark Haim, whose shows were seen by 700 audience members.
Summer Festivals - Velocity's Summer Festivals (Strictly Seattle and Seattle Festival of Dance Improvisation) are yearly festivals which attracts participants from all over the United States. The first is a three-week dance intensive led by Seattle teachers, which includes rehearsals, development workshops, and a public performance. SFDI is the leading national convening for dance, comprising of a week-long intensive of workshops and performance. In 2019, the summer festivals included 26 events, which attracted 1,900 participants.

Form 990s for Velocity Dance Center

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-122020-12-01990View PDF
2018-122019-07-23990View PDF
2017-122019-02-21990View PDF
2016-122018-03-14990View PDF
2015-122017-03-07990View PDF
...and 7 more Form 990s

Who funds Velocity Dance Center

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
Raymond James Charitable Endowment FundGeneral Use$17,700
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...and 1 more grants received

Financials for Velocity Dance Center

RevenuesFYE 12/2019
Total grants, contributions, etc.$320,946
Program services$336,343
Investment income and dividends$103
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-14,707
Net income from fundraising events$-11,502
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$631,183

Personnel at Velocity Dance Center

Catherine Nueva EspanaExecutive Director / Executive Dir.$43,823
Tonya LockyerArtistic and Executive Director$70,056
Ari LidzTechnical Director
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...and 6 more key personnel

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General information
1621 12th Ave
Seattle, WA 98122
Metro area
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
Website URL
(206) 325-8773
IRS details
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Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
A62: Dance
NAICS code, primary
711120: Dance Companies
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