Other Professional Development Opportunities

To list your upcoming  professional development
opportunity on this page contact the director of member services.

Upcoming Conferences, Workshops, Seminars, Symposiums, and Intensives

Arts Reach: National Arts Marketing, Development and Ticketing Conference

Location: New York City 
Dates: Thursday, March 21 - Friday, March 22, 2019 
Registration Deadline: January 31, 2019

Arts Reach is offering Dance/USA constituents a $180 registration discount and a 3-for-1 discount to their National Arts Marketing, Development and Ticketing Conference. The conference is presented by Arts Reach at the Kimmel Center on the campus of New York University in New York City. The overall theme for the conference is "Next Generation Strategies for Revenue Growth." 

In addition to receiving the lowest price, when one person from your organization registers by January 31 at a 
$180 discount, two more people get to go for FREE and each additional delegate is just $199. Many team-building workshops have been built into the program and the tuition prices have been structured so that it will be easy to come as a team. 

Click here to see conference details, including registration and lodging. 

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Data Arts: Free Online Webinars

DataArts is offering free, interactive courses to help arts leaders use data effectively. For more information on the courses, click here

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Dogtown Dance Theatre - A Call for Choreographers

Submission Deadline: January 31, 2019

Dogtown Dance Theatre is proud to present the 6th annual Richmond Dance Festival, April 26 through May 11, 2019. This three-weekend festival features local and national dance artists, as well as international dance film artists in the heart of historic Manchester in Richmond, VA. The festival includes live performances, as well as screenings of dance on film. Each year, Richmond Dance Festival will showcase the work of 18 choreographers and 9 film artists.

All genres of dance are welcome and encouraged to apply. Click here for more information and the s
ubmission guidelines. Online submissions open to January 31, 2019.

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International Performing Arts Conference

Location: Leibnitz, Austria
Dates: December 17 - 21, 2018 ​

The International Performing Arts Conference conference is the annual international multidisciplinary conference researching the Bridge between Tradition and Contemporaneity in performing arts.

For more information and to submit proposals, click here.   

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International Physical Theatre Lab and IUGTE Conference

Location: Leibnitz, Austria
Dates: December 13 - 21, 2018 ​

IUGTE Lab and Conference offer a great opportunity to approach a unique methodological and practical material, enrich your professional skills, it will offer you the possibility to share an intense creative experience at a global level and you will be able to study with more then 10 teachers from all over the world!

For more information on the conference, click here.

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USC Kaufman 2019 New Movement Residency – Call for Southern California-based choreographers

Location: Los Angeles, CA 
Residency Dates: June 3 – June 21, 2019 
Submission Deadline: January 11, 2019

The USC Glorya Kaufman School of Dance is now accepting applications for its 2019 New Movement Residency, which aims to support Southern California-based choreographers by providing space for them to explore, create and prepare dance work for future touring and presentations. Up to three artists will be selected to participate in the three-week residency, which will culminate in a works in progress showing at USC Kaufman’s performance studio on June 21, 2019.

Click Here for more information and to apply. 

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* postings updated as of December 18, 2018