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detour dance open rehearsal

Sat, Oct 28, 12:30 – 2:30pm
Holy Innocents Episcopal Church,SF

detour dance is premiering Fugue this December in San Francisco, and they need your feedback! They are excited to share some of their newly developed interactive sections and hear what the audience has to say about the experience.


Dana Lawton Dances

Sat & Sun, Oct 7, 8, 14, 15, 21, 22, 6pm-9:30pm
Shawl-Anderson Dance Center, Berkeley

Volunteer ushers needed for 10th Anniversary Season. Ushers get at free ticket to the show for help with space set-up, pre-show reception and space break-down after the show. Ushers must be willing and able to carry folding chairs up and down 2 flights of stairs.

Contact Jessi Barber:

AXIS Dance Company

Malonga Casquelord Center for the Arts, Oakland

Looking for volunteers for Onward & Upward, celebrating its 30th anniversary. Volunteers needed for:

Thu, Oct 26, 7:30pm (LGBTQ Reception 6pm)
Fri, Oct 27, 7:30pm (Includes ASL interpretation & Post-Show Q&A)
Sat, Oct 28, 7:30pm (Oakland Proud Post-Show Reception *purchase VIP ticket option*)
Sun, Oct 29, 3:00pm

To volunteer fill out this form:


AXIS Dance Company

Thu-Fri, Oct 5-6, 9:30 & 11:30am
Oakland Asian Cultural Center, Oakland

Seeking Volunteers for Dance Access Day – A Day of Dance, Disability Education, Performance, and Fun. A unique event for schools and children of all ages, AXIS dancers will perform innovative choreography that demonstrates how people with and without disabilities work together.  Audience members should come prepared to participate, dance and have a good time.

Volunteers will provide front of house assistance including event setup, checking in student groups, and ushering. All volunteers will have an opportunity to watch one of the day’s performances.

To volunteer fill out this form:


Audience Cohort for Cal Performances

This season Cal Performances is launching a 4-performance series, Joining Generations exploring the work of four generations of African-American choreographers who have expanded the boundaries of contemporary dance.
They are seeking individuals to attend the performance along with a series of talks about the works and respond with an overview of their experience:
Reggie Wilson/Fist and Heel Performance Group: Moses(es): Sep 23-24
Camille A. Brown & Dancers: BLACK GIRL: Linguistic Play: Dec 8-10
Spectrum Dance Theater: A Rap on Race: Feb 9-10 (in Oakland)
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater: April 10-15
If interested, contact Sabrina Klein for more information,

Dancers for Oakland Pride

Apply by: Fri, Sep 8
Sun, Sep 10, 5pm
Main Stage, Oakland Pride

Danielle LoPresti and The Masses is opening for Andra Day at Oakland Pride and is looking for 1-2 dancers to join them on stage to improv to their newest song ‘Finish the Dance’, written as a tribute to the 49 victims of the Pulse Nightclub shooting last summer.
Dancers must be comfortable improving on stage in a mix of modern dance and possibly hip hop. Link to the song:


AXIS September Dance Jam

Mon, Sep 11, 6pm
Malonga Casquelourd Center for the Arts, Oakland
Suggested donation $12

Start your week off on a high note with AXIS Dancers and community members at our Community Dance Jam! These jams are open to the public, and create an informal space to which dancers of all types and backgrounds are invited to explore their bodies in a kinesthetic relationship to others. Led by AXIS Company Dancers.

Epiphany Dance Theater

Dress Rehearsal/Training: Sat, Oct 14
Festival Dates: Fri-Sun, Oct 20-22

Seeking Ambassadors or Tour Guide Assistants for the 14th Annual San Francisco Trolley Dances:

– Ambassadors: Based at the front end of the festival. Duties include: tour registration, merchandise sales, hospitality, provide information and answer questions, and other duties as assigned.

– Tour Guide Assistants:  Assist Lead Tour Guides to ensure the flow of the tours, and aid audience members as they travel from show to show.

Perks: a SF Trolley Dances T-shirt, an invitation to Cast and Crew After-Party on Sat, Oct 21 (food, drinks, and fun await), and an amazing networking experience to engage with artists in this incredible creative city.


44 Gough St, Suite 201
San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 920-9181 phone
(415) 920-9173 fax