Professional Development


Dance Metro DC’s Professional Development series aims to provide resources and tools that enhance business development and capacity building skills for professionals in dance. Professional Development sessions will be offered throughout the 2016-2017 season and will be facilitated by experts in the field from throughout the national capital region and beyond.

past sessions:

Wednesday, March 29, 2017@ 5:30-8:30pm
Career Management for Dancers
Turn your skills into income producing sideline work while pursuing your dance career. Facilitated by Patch Schwadron, former dancer and Senior Career Counselor working with Resources for Dancers at the Actors Fund.

Monday, October 3, 2016@ 6:00-8:30pm
Resource Night for Dance
Join Dance Metro DC for an evening of regional networking, information about existing resources for dance, and an LOI (letter of inquiry) writing workshop.

Monday, September 12, 2016@ 6:00-8:30pm
The Focus Effect – Creating Integrated Marketing Strategies that Transform
Your Audience Relationships and External Communications.