“Mix high quality production, meaningful choreography, and one compelling artist and you’ve got Kevin Jenkins.”
— Demetria Schioldager - Menlowe Ballet

Upcoming Events:

The Lovers, The Dreamers, & Me premieres with Bellingham Repertory Dance, November 10 - 19  Buy Tickets

• Teaching for Boston Ballet School, November 20 - December 23  Visit Boston Ballet School

• Choreographing Moonlight & Sonatas for St. Louis Ballet, January 8 - 18  Visit St. Louis Ballet

• Choreographing Flirting for Island Moving Company, Newport RI January 24 - 31  Visit IMC

• Choreographing for Ketchikan Theatre Ballet, Ketchikan AK February  Visit KTB  

Moonlight & Sonatas premieres with St. Louis Ballet, March 2 - 3 2018  Buy Tickets

Flirting premieres with Island Moving Company, March 2 - 3  Buy Tickets

• Choreographing Flirting for State St. Ballet, Santa Barbara CA March 5 - 16 2018  Visit State St. Ballet

• State St. Ballet performs Flirting as part of their Modern Masters series, Santa Barbara CA May 11 - 12  Buy Tickets

 

Past Events: 

• Choreographic residency at Djerassi Arts Program, Palo Alto CA October 18 - November 15  Visit Djerassi

• Attended Jacob's Pillow choreographers retreat with Liz Lerman, Beckett MA September 30 - October 1  Visit Jacob's Pillow

• Taught master class at The Lynch Dance Institute, San Diego CA September 24  Visit Lynch Dance Institute

• Choreographed Danzon No. 2 for Gustafson Dance, Santa Barbara CA September 5 - 10  Visit Gustafson Dance

• Choreographed for Boston Ballet dancers Paul Craig & Reina Sawai, Boston MA August 1 - 11

• Wanderlust Dance Project performed Farewell, My Lovely, Dallas TX August 6  Visit Wanderlust

• Choreographed for Wanderlust Dance Project, Dallas TX July 26 - 29  

• Dimensions Dance Theatre toured with C'est La Vie, Newport RI July 19 - 22  Visit DDTM

• Workshop rehearsals for Farewell, My Lovely, Denver CO July 10 - 12

• Choreographed The Lovers, The Dreamers, And Me for Bellingham Repertory Dance, Bellingham WA June 24 - July 2  Visit BRD

• Dimensions Dance Theatre performed C'est La Vie, Miami FL July 8  

• Taught for Magnify Dance Center's summer intensive, Albuquerque NM June 19 - 23  Visit Magnify Dance Center

• Rehearsed C'est La Vie with Dimensions Dance Theatre, Miami FL May 26 - June 2  Visit DDTM

• Taught master class at Marin Ballet, San Francisco CA May 23  Visit Marin Ballet

• State St. Ballet performed C'est La Vie as part of their Modern Masters program, Santa Barbara CA May 13 - 14

• Rehearsed C'est La Vie with State St. Ballet, Santa Barbara CA May 1 - 12  Visit State St. Ballet

• Choreographed for the School of Creative and Performing Arts, San Diego CA April 24 - 28  Visit SCPA

• Presented Reverie at the Green St. Studios ballet showcase, Boston MA April 20 - 22

• World premiere of Farewell, My Lovely with Big Muddy Dance Company April 8

• Choreographed Farewell, My Lovely for Big Muddy Dance Company, St. Louis MO March 13 - 24  Visit Big Muddy

• Choreographed Pastoral Symphony for CPYB (Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet) Carlisle, PA January 15 - 29, 2017  Visit CPYB

• Workshop rehearsals for Farewell, My Lovely, Denver CO December 3 - 8, 2016

• Moonlight & Sonatas premiered with Columbia Ballet Collaborative, New York NY November 18 - 19, 2016

• Choreographed for Columbia Ballet Collaborative, New York NY October 9 - November 13, 2016  Visit CBC

• "Post Pillow Party" at Scripps Dance Centre, San Diego CA August 20, 2016

• Rehearsals with Bernadette Torres and Hannah Pritchett, San Diego CA August 16 - 18, 2016

• Convergence Ballet performed Sharing, Loving, Finding, Flirting August 13 - 14, 2016

• Choreographed Sharing, Loving, Finding, Flirting for Convergence Ballet, Phoenix AZ August 1 - 12, 2016  

• Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival presented an evening of Kevin's work for the Inside/Out Series July 14, 2016  Visit Jacob's Pillow

• Taught summer programs in San Francisco at Western Ballet, Roco Dance, American Academy of Ballet June 20 - July 1, 2016

• When We Were Young was performed by Bay Pointe Ballet at ODC Theater March 12, 2016

• Choreographed When We Were Young for Bay Pointe Ballet, San Francisco February 29 - March 12, 2016  Visit Bay Pointe Ballet

• Choreographed When We Were Young with Boston Ballet dancers Corina Gill & Paul Craig, Boston January 13 - 15, 2016

• Joined faculty of Boston Ballet School December 2, 2015  Visit Boston Ballet School

• The PGK Dance Project presented Falling Light at Lyceum Theatre, San Diego, CA September 18 - 20, 2015  Visit PGK Dance

• Choreographed for Bellingham Repertory Dance, Bellingham WA August 30 - September 1, 2015  Visit BRD

• Choreographed for The Dance Center of Walla Walla WA August 24 - 28, 2015  Visit Dance Center

• Choreographed for The PGK Dance Project, San Diego CA August 19 - 21, 2015  Visit PGK Dance

• Convergence Ballet presented Falling Light, Phoenix AZ August 15 - 16, 2015

• Choreographed for Convergence Ballet, Phoenix AZ August 3 - 14, 2015  Visit Convergence Ballet

• Taught summer intensives for Western Ballet, Roco Dance, Kirkpatrick Studio July 8 - 31, 2015

• Emote Dance Theater presented Falling Light at ODC Theatre July 10 - 11, 2015  Visit EDT

• Choreographed The Long Goodbye for David Maurice May 25 - 27, 2015

• Western Ballet presented Falling Light at their Spring Gala May 16, 2015  Visit Western Ballet

• Emote Dance Theater presented Falling Light at an in-studio performance May 14 - 15, 2015  Visit EDT

Falling Light duet premiered at Grossmont College's alumni concert, San Diego May 7, 2015

• Choreographed Gethsemane dance film for Cornerstone SF, San Francisco CA March 18 - 26, 2015

• Choreographed for Western Ballet February, Palo Alto CA May 2015  Visit Western Ballet

• Choreographed for Emote Dance Theater March, San Francisco CA April 2015  Visit EDT

• Bellingham Repertory Dance performed Snap, Pop., Bellingham, WA November 14 - 23 2014  Visit BRD

Light & Hope premiered at San Diego Asian Film Festival/MOVEfest November 9 2014

Chaplin premiered at San Francisco Dance Film Festival November 9 2014

• Filmed Light & Hope at Dance Mission October 8 2014

• Presented C'est La Vie at ODC Theater September 13 2014

• Presented C’est La Vie at West Wave Dance Festival September 7 2014

• Choreographic residency at Dance Mission for creation of C’est La Vie August 25 - Sept 5 2014

• Choreographed Josi M. solo for Youth American Grand Prix August 5 - 7 2014

• Article for In Dance published July 2014  Read Article

• Terpsicore Dance Company performed Swing Time, Phoenix, AZ June 20 - 21 2014

• Presented evening of choreography at The Garage May 28 - 29 2014

• San Diego Asian Film Festival commissioned a dance film commemorating the Typhoon Haiyan devastation May 20 2014

• Bellingham Repertory Dance commissioned Snap, Pop. May 9 2014

• Performed Fantasie in Napa with the Orchestra Institute at Jarvis Conservatory April 19 2014

• Choreographed Swing Time for Terpsicore Dance Company Jan. 30 - Feb. 9 2014

• Dancer audition for 2014 season January 18 2014

• Choreographed and filmed Chaplin at Rapt Productions January 3 - 5 2014

• Recorded soundtrack for Chaplin with Allison Lovejoy at Spicemix Recording Studios December 31 2013

Snap, Pop. featured in Dance Magazine October 2013

Snap, Pop. won Editors Choice Award from Dance Magazine August 2013

• Terpsicore Dance Company performs C'est La Vie, Phoenix, AZ June 2013

• Choreographed workshop version of  C'est Le Vie for Terpsicore Dance Company, Phoenix, AZ May 2013

• Choreographed Snap, Pop. with David Maurice, Los Angeles, CA May 2013

 

 

Photography by Hayim Heron (courtesy of Jacob's Pillow)