Category Archives: Education & Advocacy

Opportunity: Ngoma Center for Dance – Workforce:DanceDC

Opportunity Ngoma Center for Dance – Workforce:DanceDC The Clarice8270 Alumni Drive, Univ of MDCollege Park, MD 20742 http://ngcfddt.org/workforcedancedc/ Building Aspiring Young Adult Dancers in the DC Area Are you a young adult dancer between the ages of 18-27, aspiring for … Continue reading

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Opportunity: Jane Franklin Dance Seeking Members – Volunteer Board of Directors

Opportunity Jane Franklin Dance Seeking Members – Volunteer Board of Directors Sept 18, 2018 7:00 pm Oct. 30, 2018 7:00 pm Dec 11, 2018 7:00 pm Jan. 22, 2019 7:00 pm Mar 5, 2019 7:00 pm Apr 16, 2019 7:00 … 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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Dance Educators Training Institute with ClancyWorks and Baltimore County Public Schools

Opportunity ClancyWorks and Baltimore County Public Schools Dance Educators Training Institute August 7 – 11, 2017 from 9:30 am – 4:30 pm UMBC Department of Dance PAHB 231, 1000 Hilltop Circle Baltimore MD 21250 http://www.clancyworks.org/deti/ Only 10 days left until … Continue reading

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Workshop For Dance Teachers Features Strategies To Compensate for Movement Dysfunctions

Workshop For Dance Teachers Features Strategies To Compensate for Movement Dysfunctions Presented by Body Dynamics and Virginia Dance Coalition – August 12-13, 2017 Body Dynamics and Virginia Dance Coalition partner together to present Instructor’s Guide to Refining Dancer Movement – … Continue reading

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Business and Marketing Manager Position @ Making Moves Dance Collective

Job Posting Making Moves Dance Collective Making Moves Dance Collective is seeking a Business and Marketing Manager for the 2017/2018 season August 2017 – June 2018 Making Moves Dance Collective 5640 Sunnyside Avenue Suite E Beltsville, MD 20705 www.makingmovesdc.org Making … Continue reading

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Word Dance Theater – Modern Dance Classes for Children: The Art and Dance Technique of Isadora Duncan

Opportunity Word Dance Theater Modern Dance Classes for Children: The Art and Dance Technique of Isadora Duncan starting week of May 8 2017 thru June 16 ages 7-11: Tuesdays: May 9,16,23,30 June 6,13 7pm to 8pm ages 4-6: Fridays May … Continue reading

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from Dance/USA

  DANCE/USA NEWS Notes from Executive Director Amy Fitterer Dear Members, With the unveiling of President Trump’s proposed budget for FY18, and Arts Advocacy Day yesterday, it continues to be an eventful time here in Washington, DC. Dance/USA is actively … 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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Dance Injury Workshop. (from Danelle Dickson PT, DPT, OCS)

Dance Injury Workshop with Danelle Dickson  PT, DPT, OCS Performance Plus Physical Therapy Saturday, August 27 at Dance Place Update on the  Dance Injury Workshop Series This event has been rescheduled to: Saturday, September 18, 2016 (time TBD) Why?: This … Continue reading

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PAA July Advocacy Report: Artist Visa Fees & Federal Appropriations

Begin forwarded message: From: “Performing Arts Alliance” <info> Subject: PAA July Advocacy Report: Artist Visa Fees & Federal Appropriations Date: July 21, 2016 at 1:15:27 PM EDT July 21, 2016 PAA Comments on USCIS Proposed Fee Increase U.S. Citizenship & … Continue reading

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Making Moves Summer Intensive 5 years old and up

1 week Summer Intensive at Making Moves Dance Collective 8/1 – 8/5 from 7am – 7pm 2 separate schedules. 1 for the minis ages 5-10 and one for the older kids ages 11 and up! Don’t let your dancer miss … Continue reading

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Making Moves Afterschool Program

Making Moves Afterschool Program (MMAP) is an after-school program that is centered around health, fitness, and creativity. Your child will receive 45mins of Kardio Kids Workout, which is a combination of a cardio workout with strength and flexibility exercises. Your … Continue reading

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2017 FELLOWSHIP FOR CONTEMPORARY DANCE

2017 FELLOWSHIP FOR CONTEMPORARY DANCE APPLICATIONS OPEN – JULY 15, 2016: http://keshetarts.org/fellowship/ Keshet will begin accepting application for the 2017 Fellowship for Contemporary Dance on July 15, 2016. Generously funded by the National Endowment for the Arts’ Art Works Award, … Continue reading

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Beyond Ballet at BalletNova Center for Dance

Opportunity BalletNova Center for Dance “Beyond Ballet”- Expand your love of dance and go Beyond Ballet! Join BalletNova for Beyond Ballet! During the first week of each semester, purchase a Beyond Ballet Pass for $20 and take any non-ballet class … Continue reading

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2016 Dance and Music in Healthcare Roundtable!

From: Shadae Paul <Shadae.Paul> Subject: 2016 Dance and Music in Healthcare Roundtable! Date: March 10, 2016 at 11:13:29 AM EST ​

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Congress Reaches Spending & Tax Deal

From: “Americans for the Arts” <advocacy> Date: December 16, 2015 at 5:32:26 PM EST Subject: Congress Reaches Spending & Tax Deal Today has brought huge news for arts and arts education policies in Washington. Agreements on both Fiscal Year 2016 … 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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Opportunity: BalletNova Center for Dance

Opportunity BalletNova Center for Dance $10 Adult Dance Classes Through Sept. 5, 2015 BalletNova Center for Dance 3443 Carlin Springs Rd Falls Church, VA 22041 www.balletnova.org Join BalletNova Center for Dance for $10 Adult Dance Classes during Walk in Week … Continue reading

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“Advancing the Art and Science of Teaching Dance” on August 15 and 16, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – ONLY 8 SPACE LEFT! Falls Church, VA July 27, 2015 – The Virginia Dance Coalition (VADC), in partnership with Body Dynamics, Inc. (BDI) will present a two-day professional development workshop for dance educators, “Advancing the Art … Continue reading

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PAA June 2015 Advocacy Report

Appropriations Season is Underway Congressional appropriators have begun debating the distribution of the federal budget for FY16 which begins October 1, 2015. In FY16 appropriations, PAA is advocating for: National Endowment for the Arts: $155 million in the Interior Appropriations … Continue reading

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Net Neutrality and the Arts

Begin forwarded message: From: “Americans for the Arts” <advocacy> Reply-To: Americans for the Arts <advocacy> Date: March 5, 2015 at 2:44:21 PM EST Subject: Net Neutrality and the Arts Dear Arts Advocate: We want to keep you updated on last … Continue reading

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Performing Arts Alliance Advocacy Report: January 2014

Begin forwarded message: Date: January 22, 2015 at 10:15:16 AM EST From: Performing Arts Alliance <info> Reply-To: Performing Arts Alliance <info> To: Dance Metro DC Subject: Performing Arts Alliance Advocacy Report: January 2014 Founding Members: Association of Performing Arts Presenters … Continue reading

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Call for Proposals – NDEO

NDEO’s 17th Annual National Conference FOCUS ON DANCE EDUCATION: Engaging in the Artistic Processes: Creating, Performing, Responding, Connecting October 7-11, 2015 at the Pointe Hilton Tapatico Cliffs Resort in Phoenix, ArizonaAre you interested in presenting at our conference for one … Continue reading

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Arts and Creative Economy Public Forum | December 10

Arts and Creative Economy Public Forum Wednesday, December 10, 4:00 PM One Judiciary Square The DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities wishes to inform you of an upcoming opportunity to attend and participate in a public engagement arts and … Continue reading

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SPECIAL OPPORTUNITY Every Artist Insured!

EVERY ARTIST INSURED!  Presented by: James Brown, National Director of Health Services, The Actors Fund WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 10, 2014 @ 10:30 AM—12:00 PM DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities Multipurpose Room 200 Eye (I) Street, SE, Washington, DC FREE. … Continue reading

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The 114th Congress: A New Capitol Hill for the Arts

Begin forwarded message: From: Performing Arts Alliance <info> Subject: The 114th Congress: A New Capitol Hill for the Arts Date: November 5, 2014 at 1:06:08 PM EST Reply-To: Performing Arts Alliance <info> Founding Members: Association of Performing Arts Presenters | … Continue reading

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New Ballet APP Encourages Interdisciplinary Arts Learning: Deepening the Knowledge of Ballet One Click at a Time

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New Ballet APP Encourages Interdisciplinary Arts Learning: Deepening the Knowledge of Ballet One Click at a Time New York, NY-Oct 8, 2014 Through individual hand held devices, a new app, Ballet Society-Conversations on Dance, will … Continue reading

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Jane Franklin Dance – Join the Jane Franklin Dance Board of Directors

Opportunity Jane Franklin Dance – Join the Jane Franklin Dance Board of Directors Ongoing – positions available immediately Jane Franklin Dance 3700 S. Four Mile Run Arlington, VA 22206 http://www.janefranklin.com/support/get-involved Jane Franklin Dance is seeking Board Members to provide guidance … Continue reading

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From Virgnians for the Arts

Having trouble viewing this email? View as a web page. Legislative Action Alert August 26, 2014 Dear Arts Advocate, The Virginia General Assembly’s Joint Subcommittee to Evaluate Tax Preferences is currently reviewing the state sales tax exemption for nonprofit organizations.TheJoint … Continue reading

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Student Scholarships to attend Conference – Aug. 1st Deadline to apply

From: “Melissa Greenblatt (mgreenblatt)” <mailer> Subject: [NDEO Hi Ed] Student Scholarships to attend Conference Aug. 1st Deadline to apply Professors, remind your students to apply now for a scholarship to defray costs to attend NDEO’s 2014 National Conference in Chicago. … Continue reading

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Dance Teacher Summit in NYC

Opportunity Dance Teacher Summit http://danceteachersummit.com/ July 31 – August 3, 2014 Take part in a fantastic mix of movement sessions, seminars and workshops led by top master teachers. Join us as the pages of Dance Teacher magazine come to life, … Continue reading

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Launch of the New National Core Arts Standards

National K-12 Dance Education: Standards in Action Conference April 17-19, 2015 DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Baltimore (BWI Airport) Now that we have new arts (and dance) standards, plan to attend our conference to understand the standards in-depth and how to … Continue reading

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ClancyWorks Dance Company – Dance Educators Training Institute (DETI) 2014

Workshop / Master Class August 4-8, 2014 10:00am-4:30pm UMBC Department of Dance Fine Arts 317, 1000 Hilltop Circle Baltimore MD 21250 www.clancyworks.org/deti/ ClancyWorks Dance Company – Dance Educators Training Institute (DETI) 2014 The Annual “Dance Educators Training Institute” hosted by … Continue reading

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Grant Action Group

from http://ilanaspace.com/grant-action-group/ It’s grantwriting time! The DC Commission for the Arts and Humanities deadlines are approaching in May, so let’s get together and make DC art the best it can be! What: This event is a peer review opportunity to … Continue reading

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Now & Next Dance Mentoring Project

Opportunity The Now & Next Dance Mentoring Project (www.nownextdance.org) cultivates creativity, leadership, and wellness in and through contemporary dance. This summer we are offering 4 weeklong workshops. These workshops combine an intensive “company-style” morning class where college dancers and young … Continue reading

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NDEO’s National Conference 2014 in Chicago

Register NOW to get Discounted Rate – Early Bird Deadline is May 23rd. Join hundreds of fellow dance educators and NDEO members at NDEO’s 16th Annual Conference November 5-9th in Chicago. Never been to conference before and not sure what … Continue reading

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Register now for the Dance/USA 2014 Annual Conference

Register now for the Dance/USA 2014 Annual Conference and get ready for four days of networking, inspiring conversations, and enriching training sessions at the country’s broadest gathering of dance professionals. From executive directors and emerging arts leaders to managers and … Continue reading

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Performance Plus Physical Therapy – “Dance Injury Clinic”

Opportunity Tuesdays 8am -5pm Fridays 8am -5pm Saturdays 8am – 1 pm 1712 Eye street NW, Suite 305 Washington, DC, 20006 Performance Plus Physical Therapy presents its Dance Injury Clinic A physical therapy rehabilitative program designed for the active performing … Continue reading

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Doing it on the Road – A Beginners Guide For Touring Performing Artists

Presented by the National Performance Network and Dance Place Wednesday April 9, 2014 Time: 4:00-6:30pm Location: The Edgewood Arts Center, 3415 8th Street NE, Washington, DC. Admission: Free What: Are you stymied by contracts and what it takes to tour … Continue reading

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