Kairos Dance Company is a contemporary dance ensemble in Los Angeles. They are a non-profit 501 (c)(3) organization that creates original and socially conscious works of extraordinary artistry to generate personal reflections and inspire action with individuals and to stimulate social progress in communities throughout the nation.
To commemorate Mental Health Awareness Month (May), Kairos, in partnership with NAMI Westside LA and Covenant House, will perform a multi-media and dance event on May 22 in Downtown Los Angeles (212 W 12th St, Los Angeles, 90015)promoting action to erase the stigma that surrounds mental illness called “Light In The Moonless Night”.
—-> Be Interviewed:
They are looking for personal accounts to be shown during the performance. Very exciting. If interested, email: firstname.lastname@example.org with a brief description of your story.
—-> Make a Quick Do-It-Yourself Video:
In one minute and thirty seconds on a video camera or webcam answer these two questions. (1) What does mental illness mean to you? (2) What do you think you can do personally to erase the stigma? Record the video and send it to email@example.com
—-> Volunteer: publicize, set up, sell concessions, usher or find groups to experience the show. We’d love to have you, email firstname.lastname@example.org
—-> Donate: Like any production, funds are needed. Kairos has a goal of $11,000 to reach. Be a part of this amazing event by funding the production yourself. Your kind, tax-deductible donations will go towards an orchestration of lighting, video editing, costumes, theatre space, rehearsal, and stipends for the dedicated dancers in the show. Visit www.kairosdancecompany.com and click the “Donate” button OR Donate via mail with a check to
Kairos Dance Company
5511 W 149th Pl, Suite 3
Hawthorne, CA 90250
Let’s help this production lift off the ground and reach the stars promoting awareness and encouraging compassion for all those affected by mental illness. Join us!