Category Archives: Creative Development

Creative Development: Site Specific Commission Opportunity

The City of Alexandria’s Office of the Arts is seeking two performing artists or artist groups/organizations to develop and perform new work for Waterfront Park. These site specific residencies are opportunities to collaborate with the Office of the Arts on … Continue reading

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Creative Development: “101 of Music Publishing and Licensing” + Music for Dance resource

Are you exhausted by exploring music selections/inspiration for your dance creation and need a one stop resource? Are  you confused and frustrated by navigating music licensing and copyright for your dance project, film or company? Matt Trent, former dancer with … Continue reading

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Creative Development: Art Omi: Dance Summer Residency Application

Opportunity Art Omi: Dance Summer Residency Application Residency Dates: July 15 – August 5, 2019 in Ghent, NYApplication Deadline Extended: January 13, 2019 11.59pm EST Art Omi1405 Country Route 22 Ghent, NY 12075 USA http://www.artomi.org/residencies/dance Art Omi: Dance is now accepting … Continue reading

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Opportunity: NACHMO DC: Call for Choreographers!

Opportunity NACHMO DC: Call for Choreographers! Deadline: January 7, 2019 11:59 PM  www.gladedance.org/nachmo Kick of 2019 strong by choreographing a dance in 31 days! Learn more about the benefits of being a NACHMO DC choreographer, or skip straight to the … Continue reading

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Special Event: The Nankama African Dance Conference Featuring World Renowned Master Dancer Moustapha Bangoura @ Howard University

Special Event The Nankama African Dance Conference Featuring World Renowned Master Dancer Moustapha Bangoura February 9-10, 2019. Early bird registration has already begun online. Department of Theatre and Dance, Howard University 2455 Sixth Street NW, Washington DC, 20059. https://www.djolearts.org/nankama-conference The … Continue reading

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Opportunity: The Field/DC – Fall Fieldwork

Opportunity The Field/DC Fall Fieldwork Class Dates 10/3 10/10 10/17 10/24 10/31 11/7 11/14 11/28 12/5 12/12 Showing on 12/18 Dance Place 3225 8th Street NE Washington, DC 20018 https://danceplace.secure.force.com/ticket/#sections_a0F4A00001fa9thUAA Fieldwork is a process that supports the development of new … Continue reading

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Opportunity: Dance Portfolio PhotoShoot Special @ Kelsey Arrington Studio

Opportunity Kelsey Arrington Studio Dance Portfolio PhotoShoot Special October 1st – November 30th Shoot locations TBD, in the Washinton, DC area http://www.kelseyarrington.net/pages/rates/ Kelsey Arrington is an arts administrator and photographer for The Washington Ballet who specializes in dance/movement, portraiture and … Continue reading

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Creative Development: Movement and Meaning – a one-day conference on the Laban/Bartenieff Movement System

Special Event Washington Area Certified Movement Analysts (WACMA) Movement and Meaning: a one-day conference on the Laban/Bartenieff Movement System Saturday, October 13, 9:30am-4:30pm Towson University Center for the Arts 7700 Osler Drive Department of Dance Room 1003 Towson, MD 21204 … Continue reading

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Madeforkobina- Dance Explosion

Special Event Madeforkobina- Dance Explosion Saturday, August 25th, 2018 10am-10pm The Salsa with Sylvia Studios 3232 Georgia Ave NW #104 Washington, DC 20010 madeforkobina.com and madeforkobina.eventbrite.com The Explosion is a full day of dance, focusing on different urban styles, from … Continue reading

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Creative Development: Dance Educators Training Institute (DETI) 2018 @ University of Maryland, Baltimore County

ClancyWorks Dance Company & The Baltimore County Public School System Dance Educators Training Institute (DETI) 2018 Monday, August 6th, 9:30am – 4:30pm Tuesday, August 7th, 9:30am – 4:30pm Wednesday, August 8th, 9:30am – 4:30pm Thursday, August 9th, 9:30am – 4:30pm … Continue reading

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Performance: Call for Submissions: Open Marley Night 2018

Opportunity The Collective Call for Submissions: Open Marley Night 2018 Submissions due by March 17, 2018 at midnight Baltimore’s Theatre Project 45 West Preston Street, Baltimore, MD 21204  http://collective-dance.com/current-news Calling all artists, choreographers, dance studios, dance schools…share your work at … Continue reading

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Performance: APPLY FOR THE INCUBATOR CHOREOGRAPHERS SHOWCASE 2018

THE INCUBATOR CHOREOGRAPHERS SHOWCASE 2018 CURATED AND DIRECTED BY MIYA HISAKA JUNE 9-10, 2018 PERFORMANCE AT THE WASHINGTON SCHOOL OF BALLET JOSEPH C. COLEMAN STUDIOS   APPLICATION AND AUDITION PROCESS:   If you are a dance maker/choreographer and interested in … Continue reading

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Opportunity: The Field DC – Fall Fieldwork

Opportunity The Field DC Fall Fieldwork September 26, 8pm – 10pm October 3, 8pm – 10pm October 10, 8pm – 10pm October 17, 8pm – 10pm October 24, 8pm – 10pm October 31, 8pm -10pm November 7, 8pm -10pm November … Continue reading

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Joy of Motion offers discount to LEAP! for DancePass holders

25% off LEAP! rigorous training for adults dedicated to dance LEAP! is a rigorous training program for dedicated adult dancers who seek training to effectively learn to articulate the language of dance with skill and passion. To redeem this offer: Call … Continue reading

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MAP Fund’s 2018 application opens on 9/28!

SAVE THE DATE! Our application opens Sept. 25th, 2017. View this email in your browser. 2017 Announcement – home page Take our eligibility quiz to find out if your project is eligible for MAP funding — we highly recommend determining your … Continue reading

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“Moving Anatomy: Core Support” with Esther Geiger and Laura Cox

Training Opportunity: Moving Anatomy: Core Support with Esther Geiger and Laura Cox Sunday, July 23, 2:00-5:00pm Willow Street Yoga/Silver Spring studio: 8561 Fenton Street, 2nd Floor, Silver Spring, MD 20910 Cost: $45 Details and registration at http://www.willowstreetyoga.com/workshops/moving-anatomy-core-support-with-esther-geiger-and-laura-cox/ Please join us … Continue reading

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Dance Loft Photography Workshop for Dancers

Dance Loft Photography Workshop for Dancers May 14th 2-6pm Dance Loft on 14 4618 14th Street NW Washington, DC 20011 Dance Loft on 14 is currently working on a project for photography and ballet. The idea is to teach photographers … Continue reading

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Light Switch Dance Theatre Summer Intensive: Dance Speaks Volumes

Opportunity Light Switch Dance Theatre LSDT Summer Intensive: Dance Speaks Volumes June 12, 2017, 10am-5pm June 13, 2017, 10am-5pm June 14, 2017, 10am-5pm June 15, 2017, 10am-5pm June 16, 2017, 10am-5pm June 17, 2017, 12pm-7pm Capitol Hill Arts Workshop 545 … Continue reading

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Dance Exchange with Now Next Dance – Practices & Models for Engaging Youth Artists

Opportunity Dance Exchange with Now Next Dance Practices & Models for Engaging Youth Artists Sunday, April 9 10AM – 5:30PM Dance Exchange 7117 Maple Avenue Takoma Park, MD 20912 http://danceexchange.org/projects/public-engagements/ Join Dance Exchange and Now Next Dance to explore successful … Continue reading

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Dance Exchange Moving Field Guide Training for Educators & Artists

Opportunity Dance Exchange Moving Field Guide Training for Educators & Artists Saturday, April 8 Dance Exchange 7117 Maple Avenue Takoma Park, MD 20912 http://danceexchange.org/projects/public-engagements/ Discover how creative tools can be used to connect people to the environment around them. Join … Continue reading

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Dance Exchange – Co/Lab: Open Call to Make & Perform a Work

Opportunity Dance Exchange Co/Lab: Open Call to Make & Perform a Work Friday, June 2, 9:30 AM – 5:30 PM Saturday, June 3, 10 AM – 5:30 PM Sunday, June 4, TBA Dance Exchange 7117 Maple Avenue Takoma Park, MD … Continue reading

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Ochros Media – Seeking dance studios in Maryland and DC for independent film!

Opportunity Ochros Media – Seeking dance studios in Maryland and DC for independent film! March, April, and Early May – Various times Seeking dance studios in Maryland and DC for independent film! http://www.edgesthefamiliar.com/seeking-studio-space We are seeking dance studios in Maryland … Continue reading

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Dance/USA Announces Sixth Annual Institute for Leadership Training

Dance/USA Announces Sixth Annual Institute for Leadership Training Washington, DC – February 7, 2017 – Dance/USA, the national service organization for professional dance, is accepting applications for its sixth annual Institute for Leadership Training (DILT), a national dance mentorship and … Continue reading

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Apply for the 2017-2018 NextLOOK Series

Apply for the 2017-2018 NextLOOK Series Deadline to apply: Friday, March 3, 2017 Download RFP: http://theclarice.umd.edu/nextlook Are you a local performing artist who is interested in developing new work? Do you or your company want audience feedback on projects you … Continue reading

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Resident Company Open Applications at Joy of Motion Dance Center

Joy of Motion Dance Center is now accepting applications for  Resident Companies for the 2017-18 season!  Joy of Motion Dance Center is now accepting proposals from dance companies in the Greater DC Metro region to be in residence during the … Continue reading

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Center for Ballet and the Arts (NYU) accepting applications

CBA FELLOWSHIP APPLICATION NOW OPEN We are currently accepting applications for 2017 – 2018 Fellowships Apply Now: https://balletcenter.nyu.edu/resident-fellows/ Deadline to apply is December 1st Melissa Barak, Virginia B. Toulmin Fellow, presents her project Nightingale with Allynne Noelle and Evan Swenson … Continue reading

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Kista Tucker ’16 Summer Dance Intensive — Northern Virginia

Begin forwarded message: From: Kista Tucker Insights <Admin> Subject: Kista Tucker ’16 Summer Dance Intensive Northern Virginia Date: July 30, 2016 at 4:38:01 PM EDT To: <info> Reply-To: Kista Tucker Insights <Admin> Kista Tucker ’16 Summer Dance Intensive Northern Virginia August 13-15, … Continue reading

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2016 Emerging Choreographer Award

Opportunity Virginia Dance Coalition 2016 Emerging Choreographer Award Deadline for applications: August 31, 2016 Performance: January 28, 2017 Richard J. Ernst Community Cultural Center 8333 Little River Turnpike Annandale, VA 22003 http://tinyurl.com/VADC-ChoreoAward2016 The Virginia Dance Coalition (VADC) is pleased to … Continue reading

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Call to DC Artists and Designers

CALL TO DC ARTISTS & DESIGNERS: Request for Proposals Vision Zero Initiative – Public Art Placemaking Zero Street Harassment Project Project Budget: $41,000.00 with funding provided by Age-Friendly DC Deadline for Submissions: 5:00 PM, April 28, 2016 In partnership with … Continue reading

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ICONS EXTRA: Open Call – CHINA

Subject: ICONS EXTRA: Open Call – CHINA Date: March 22, 2016 at 4:27:19 PM EDT To: undisclosed-recipients:; This is a special announcement from Dance ICONS in collaboration with our international partner KMP ARTISTS in USA & China. FOR SUBM​​ISSION AND … Continue reading

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NextLOOK opportunity

Calling all artists in the DMV area! Are you a local performing artist who is interested in developing new work? Do you or your company want audience feedback on projects you are designing? Do you value input in your creative … Continue reading

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Dance Exchange 2016 Summer Institute: Celebrating 40 Years

Opportunity Dance Exchange Dance Exchange 2016 Summer Institute: Celebrating 40 Years July 8-17, 2016 Dance Exchange 7117 Maple Ave Takoma Park, MD 20912 http://danceexchange.org/projects/2016-summer-institute/ Dance Exchange launches our 40th Anniversary Season this July and we invite YOU to join in … Continue reading

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Chuck Davis Emerging Choreographer Fellowship

Chuck Davis Emerging Choreographer Fellowship Part of DanceAfrica BAM announces a new fellowship in honor of DanceAfrica founding elder Baba Chuck Davis. This unique opportunity is open to emerging choreographers, offering dance practitioners a chance to travel to Africa and … Continue reading

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Informational Session about AKIMBO Dance & Movement Art Festival 2016 “How Do I AKIMBO?”

Opportunity Deep Vision Dance Company “How Do I AKIMBO?” Informational Session about AKIMBO Dance & Movement Art Festival 2016 March 13th, 4pm Towson University Center for the Arts 8000 York Road Towson, MD 21252 www.AkimboBaltimore.com Drop in, discover, learn, and … Continue reading

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Community Photo Shoot – Get a Professional Image to Market Yourself!

Opportunity Deep Vision Dance Company Community Photo Shoot – Get a Professional Image to Market Yourself! Saturday, February 27, 9AM-9PM Grey Matter Art Space in Station North Arts & Entertainment District Cork Factory 302 Federal Street Baltimore, MD 21202 https://www.facebook.com/events/478034672407432/ … Continue reading

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The Clarice “Unpacking Audience Engagement: A workshop for artists”

Workshop / Master Class The Clarice “Unpacking Audience Engagement: A workshop for artists” A great event for any local performing artists or artists groups interested in getting residency funding from The Clarice to spend a week at Joe’s as part … Continue reading

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The Dance Omi International Dance Collective Summer 2016 Residency Applications

The Dance Omi International Dance Collective Is Accepting Applications for its Summer 2016 Residency Application Deadline: Jan. 4, 2016 Residency Dates: July 19 – August 8, 2016 For Immediate Release Ghent, NY – The Dance Omi International Dance Collective is … Continue reading

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Creative Spark – Call for Proposals

Creative Spark – Call for Proposals The DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities (DCCAH) seeks District-based arts organizations experienced in offering programming for children and youth to deliver arts workshops as part of a month-long celebration of the arts … Continue reading

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Opportunity: Circuit-Est Choreographic Centre, Montréal, Québec

Opportunity Circuit-Est Choreographic Centre, Montréal, Québec, Deadline –March 1, 2016 for next season. These residencies are intended for emerging choreographers [generational or disciplinary]. Travel expenses and per diems are not included. To be considered for a residency you must: – … Continue reading

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