Dance/USA presented the 2019 Dance Forum on January 4, 2019. The event featured conversations about dance advocacy, regional dance touring initiatives, and the next wave of leadership-exploring the industry’s role in cultivating guidance and direction for early-career leaders.
Agenda & Speakers
2019 Dance/USA Dance Forum
Friday, January 4, 2019
9am – 12pm
Networking and Coffee starting at 8:45am; while supplies last
Welcome and Dance/USA Updates
PART I: Dance Advocacy: What Are the Key Issues?
PART II: Regional Touring Snapshots with South Arts and NEFA
- Moderator – Michelle Ramos
- Speakers – Nikki Estes, Eric B. Fliss, Cathy Edwards & Cheri Opperman
PART III: Next Wave of Dance Leadership: Discussion and Roundtable conversations
- Moderator – Malik Robinson
- Speakers – Betsy Smulyan, Christopher K. Morgan, Ali Rosa-Salas, Chrisa Yamaguchi, & Tamica Washington-Miller
This forum presented opportunities for Q&A, networking, and dialogue with peers and speakers in both large and small group conversations.
Questions? Please contact Dance/USA.