JKing Dance Company
JKing Dance Company, (JKDC),based in Park Slope, Brooklyn, NY, is increasingly advancing in recognition as ‘...undeniably emotional, unabashedly raw, and most importantly real,”(Jenny Thompson).
Artistic Director, Joyce King’s choreography delves into delicate topics, personal perceptions, and global events, through the ardor and athleticism of contemporary dance, and striking dramatic adaptations. JKDC, an all female ensemble, received Fiscal Sponsorship with The Field in 2010. Since that time, they have presented at over 25 NY venues - Performance highlights include: APAP - Jazz at Lincoln Center - Booking Dance, Gibney, Salvatore Theater, mmac, Brooklyn Dance Festival, DIXON Place, NYC Children’s Museum of Art, Tribute to ‘Luigi’, DUMBO, COOL NY, Grounds for Sculpture and more, with additional touring in Illinois, Massachusetts, NJ and VT. JKDC made their international debut at HIGH FEST International Performing Arts Festival -Yerevan, Armenia. On multiple occasions, the company has had the joy of performing under the umbrella of Jazz Choreography Enterprises, Inc.