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NALAC is currently accepting applications for the 20th edition of the NALAC Leadership Institute (NLI). The NLI is a week-long rigorous program in arts management and leadership development that delivers innovative and practical strategies that lead to successful business practices in the arts.
An opportunity for stories and work to be promoted across a variety of media channels. Each AARP Purpose Prize Winner’s founded 501(c)(3) or 501(c)(4) nonprofit organizations will receive $50,000. Each AARP Purpose Prize Fellow’s founded 501(c)(3) or 501(c)(4) nonprofit organization will receive $5,000. Our hope is that the funds will be used for future work towards the greater social good.
The Association of Performing Arts Professionals (APAP), in partnership with the New England Foundation for the Arts and Jacob’s Pillow, invites emerging dance presenters to apply for the National Dance Presenters Forum (NDPF), an immersive professional development experience, at Jacob’s Pillow from August 5-8, 2020. Deadline to apply is Mar. 16, 2020 at 5 p.m. (EDT).back to top
Dance/NYC 2020 Symposium
Dance/NYC’s 2020 Symposium will consider 21st century models for building a resilient and thriving dance ecosystem. It will invite participants to investigate topics of labor organizing; transformative justice; dance education in a changing political climate; and the business of dance-making, among others.
As the only gathering of its kind for the dance community in the metropolitan New York City area, the Symposium aims to share information, innovation, and to stimulate awareness, interest, and ongoing engagement in dance and dance education. The 2020 Symposium will be hosted campus-style and make use of Hunter College’s expanding dance facilities and performance spaces for panel discussions, case studies, interactive workshops, a networking lunch, and more. The Symposium will take place Friday, March 20, 2020, 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. and
Saturday, March 21, 2020, 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.back to top
"January 10, 1995, Joan Myers Brown, Founder/Executive Artistic Director of PHILADANCO! published the Directory of Choreographers for Black Dance Companies. At the time, this one-of-a-kind publication was in response to the frequent questions for information about "Black choreographers who work with Black dancers or predominantly Black dance companies." In the same spirit of this publication, IABD wants to hear from you and know who you are. As the organization grows and expands, IABD continues to bring visibility to the dance community. We can't think of a better way to maintain this awareness than to begin the enhancement of our existing dance directory. Help us to shift the narrative about the lack of Black choreographers, dance schools and studios. We know you exist." Click here for more information.
Aimed at practitioners who already have a strong working practice of CRP, the Certification program provides ten months of highest-level mentoring, peer-to-peer learning, and intensive practice in the foundations, principles, and variations of Critical Response Process. Participants will study directly with CRP book co-author and master trainer John Borstel, in addition to master classes with and guidance from Liz Lerman. Applications are now open, and can be found here.
The Mark Morris Dance Group’s Teaching Artist Summer Seminar is a two-day workshop, June 13-14, 2020, for teaching artists at any stage of their career to gain new skills and perspectives. Built on Mark Morris’ vision for dance education, the seminar is led by Mark Morris Dance Group company members, principal teaching artists of the Mark Morris Dance Center, and the Education team. For more information and to register, click here.
This symposium designed for dance professionals in higher education asks: “How are you and your university moving forward and responding to the next generation of artists, educators, and innovators?”; and offers the opportunity for faculty and graduate students in dance education and performance to engage in discourse on the following topics: Defining and Advancing Diversity in Higher Education Dance Programs; Envisioning Dance in Digital Space; and Related Research and Position Papers. Dates: January 8-11, 2020. Fee: $425. The Symposium fee includes nightly performances at The Joyce and dance workshops. The event is hosted by NYU/Tisch and NYU/Steinhardt.
This conference will be especially significant, given its overall theme: "Rocket-Boost Your Marketing & Fundraising Into the Next Decade and Beyond!" The Early Bird Registration Deadline is January 31. The In addition to the $180 discount mentioned above because of their relationship to you, your constituents can receive the lowest prices and bring two colleagues for FREE (3-for-1) if they register by January 3. Plus, each additional delegate is just $199.
To see the details, click here.
PUSH is seeking original 5-8 minutes in length by Emerging and Mid-career Choreographers to present at its 7th annual PUSHfest. This year’s Festival will take place at ODC Theater, a premier arts venue in San Francisco on September 18 -20, 2020. For more information on how to apply, click here.
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