April 7, 2015

Second Stories-Part 1

Big thanks to the incomparable Ms Natalie Tursi for burning this out! Looking forwards to “Part 2” with the always awesome Robert McKee! *Photography/Direction/Choreography: CK Olsen […]
February 9, 2015

“MEARRA” on PBS-WYCC March 7th, 2015 @ 7PM

Kai Harding Entertainment is proud to announce that Emmy®-winning producer/director Christopher Kai Olsen has partnered with critically acclaimed singer/songwriter Linda Marie Smith to bring her legendary […]
January 26, 2015

The “Lifeline” Happening at Thomas Masters Gallery

Kai Harding founder Chris Olsen recently partnered with Thodos Dance Chicago, Thomas Masters Gallery, and fashion designer Katrin Schnabl to develop a cross-disciplinary collaborative performance experience […]
December 1, 2014

Mearra: Selkie from the Sea @ Old Town School of Music

Experience Linda Marie Smith’s latest live music show, “Mearra – Selkie From the Sea” Sunday, December 7th at 3pm, at the famed Old Town School of […]
October 11, 2013


Presenting DAYLIGHT featuring the immensely talented Danielle Scanlon! *Photography/Direction/Choreography: CK Olsen *Production Company: Kai Harding *Music: Courtesy Killer Tracks ( ©2013 Kai Harding, Inc.
October 9, 2013


Feeling the autumn chill? Warm up with the fashion film SUNRISE featuring Danielle Scanlon & Brian Hare. Photography/Direction/Editorial: CK Olsen Production Company: Kai Harding Music: Courtesy […]
May 1, 2013

boy.girl.drum TO PREMIERE AT THE LRFF!

We’re proud to announce Chris Olsen’s newest film “boy.girl.drum” will make it’s World Premiere at the Little Rock Film Festival May 16th 2013! This film marks […]
February 20, 2013

Excerpts from A LIGHT IN THE DARK

We thought you might enjoy a sneak peek at recent footage from our upcoming documentary about A LIGHT IN THE DARK, the new story ballet from […]
January 25, 2013

THE WHITE CITY returns to Chicago February 9th 2013!

Great news!! The amazing  THE WHITE CITY story ballet is back in Chicago Feb. 9th, 2013, this time at the Morraine Valley Performing Arts Center – […]
August 16, 2012


With great honor, we’re proud to announce Chris Olsen’s newest film “boy.girl.drum“.  We’ll add details as we can, but having just completed principal photography, we’re a […]
February 24, 2011

The story behind the Thodos Dance “THE WHITE CITY”

The White City, the new Story Ballet I’ve been working on with broadway legend Ann Reinking and Chicago choreographer Melissa Thodos, is finally live and on stage!  […]