Podcast 38 - Richard Kielar - Dance Producer, Artistic Adviser, And Long-time Dance Connoisseur Shares On His Journey To Creating Unforgettable Stage Shows
Episode 38 of DanceSpeak will take you to a whole different niche in the dance world as you meet Richard Keilar, Ballet & Dance Producer, Artistic Adviser, and Fundraising Consultant. Richard, who's experience in the arts world began with singing, fell in love with dance while at a technical college. Richard shares about his experiences watching everything from avant-garde downtown New York dance shows to the Royal Ballet and the choreographers whom inspire him the most.
This episode is excellent for those whom love live shows and especially for those whom want to create dance for the stage. Richard goes in depth on how aspiring dancers can develop themselves from the moment they chose dance as a possible career. We go into conversation about the blurred lines of what contemporary dance is, whether Hip-Hop can be used to express the classics, what exactly it is that Richard does in his professional life, and an overall beautiful retrospective of ballet, modern, and contemporary dance over the years. Grab your notepads, as we mention a lot of influential artists you will want to learn more about, and get ready to learn something new!
After 15 years of experience in the dance world, Galit has worked as Assistant Choreographer for Prince, danced in numerous music videos, including Pharrell Williams' "Happy", has been featured in two dance publications, and currently works as a dance instructor and conditioning specialist in Los Angeles and around the country.