FROM THE GREEN ROOM: Dance/USA's eJournal

July 22, 2016

Stitch and Step: Fashion Designers Craft Statement-Making Costumes for Choreographers

Fashion designers have had a long tradition of creating costumes for choreographers, from Coco Chanel’s knit swimsuits for Ballets Russes’ “The Blue Train” to the bold, black-and-white striped Norma Kamali pajamas for Twyla Tharp’s “In the Upper Room.”...

June 07, 2016

Dance/USA Honors Sarah and Ernest Butler: Choreographing a Life of Wonder and Philanthropy

Austin, Texas, philanthropists Sarah and Ernest Butler have dedicated much of their philanthropic energy to providing "risk capital" as an investment in what might be for arts organizations like Ballet Austin. This month they receive Dance/USA's Champi...

June 16, 2016

Dance/USA Honoree Jawole Willa Jo Zollar: Liberating the Pelvis … and the Dance Field

Jawole Willa Jo Zollar, founder of Urban Bush Women, laid the underpinnings for a company and a process of working that draws on her commitment to the culture of African Americans and the African Diaspora. This week she receives Dance/USA’s Honor Award...

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Executive Director Amy Fitterer will participate in this Saturday's National Dance Day at @kencen! #NDD16 https://t.co/5UFPhxNEdv

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Executive Director Amy Fitterer is participating in the 2016 Urban Bush Women Summer Leadership Institute in Brooklyn. Learn more about t... Read More