"this young band of artists, have as much enthusiasm as any local dance group I've ever witnessed."
LV DANCE COLLECTIVE
Co. Founder | Co. Artistic Director | Co.Choreographer
W/ Martha L. Z. Pamintuan
LV Dance Collective is a Contemporary Fusion Bay Area based performance company, under the Artistic Direction of founders/choreographers Kao Vey Sebastian Saephanh and Martha L. Z. Pamintuan. LVDC uses movement to inspire, to communicate, to overcome, and to educate. While focusing on creating organic works from the heart LVDC strives in the health of the mind, body, and soul through various creative initiatives including movement exploration, workshops, classes, and collaboration. Through movement one can do anything.
LV Dance Collective is a Contemporary Fusion performance company, located in the Bay area under the Artistic Direction of Kao Vey Sebastian Saephanh and Martha L. Z. Pamintuan. LVDC was founded in January 2013, with several projects, beginning in 2006. LVDC was awarded the Spring 2014 ChoreoProject Award for Best Choreography by sjDANCEco for their work, “Quest For Truth” and the Fall ChoreoProject Award for Best Choreography for “Size 9”; was the runner-up of Luna Dance Institute Choreofund 1 and 2. Choreography opportunities include: SF Movement Arts Festival, SPF8, Yerba Buena Nights, The College of Alameda, ODC Pilot 63: Concatenate; sjDANCEco Festival; Luna Dance Institute: Choreofund 1 and 2 and 20 Points of View; New Winter Choreographers Showcase 2013 at Dance Mission Theatre (San Francisco, CA); Guest Choreographers for the East Oakland Sports Center Introductory School of Dance (Oakland, CA); EOSC 2nd and 3rd Year Anniversary and Open House Celebration (Oakland, CA); A Holiday Tradition at the Dunsmuir Estate (Oakland, CA); and Guest Artist at Requisite Dance’s Home Season 2013 and 2014 (San Francisco, CA). In addition, LVDC has been selected as a RAW artists at the Garage in 2014 (San Francisco, CA), as guest artists for the 2014 and 2015 PUSHfest (San Francisco, CA); and has been featured in the East Bay Express, the online publication of Teacher Magazine, and a variety of local newspapers and online publications including In Dance Magazine.
LV DANCE COLLECTIVE