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Luna’s Summer Institute

Application Deadline: Mon, Apr 13
Event Dates: Fri, Jul 17-Fri, Jul 24
Luna Dance Institute, 605 Addison St, Berkeley

Luna’s Summer Institute brings six dance teaching artists and six classroom teachers/practitioners together to activate and inspire individual and collective imaginations. Participants will work together to create, expand or improve comprehensive dance education programs at no cost to those selected.

For more information contact Jochelle Perena; or 510-883-1118

Join a Dance Revolution

Thur, Feb 12, 11am-1pm
Rotunda San Francisco City Hall, 1 Dr Carlton B Goodlett, SF

Together, we’ll rise in the spirit of Revolution, calling for an end of violence against women and girls. This movement is expanded by each of us helping to spread the word, Please share this event with your communities and invite your friends. We look forward to this being a stunning, healing, empowering & transformative community experience, we’re excited to dance with you! As a participant, you’ll receive a beautiful Rising for Revolution t-shirt.

We’ll perform the One Billion Rising dance choreography by Debbie Allen, Break the Chain, inside San Francisco City Hall.
Learn the choreography at a local rehearsal (schedule below) and/or online
How to: “Break the Chain” Choreography,
To practice with the mirrored version use this link:

Thur, Feb 12, 11am – 1pm
9:30-11:00am Last chance rehearsal (optional)
Civic Center Plaza (outside) Instructor: Heather Munro Pierce
11:00am Enter City Hall, pass through metal detector, sign film release form, receive your t-shirt
11:30am Logistics meeting in the Rotunda
11:50am Scheduled time

For more information contact Magalie at


Professional Women & Queers interested in Experimental Arts

Thu, Feb 5, 6pm

New meetup event to support mid and established arts professionals, especially female identified and queer, and those working in modern art or experimental practice. If interested we meet the first Thursday of every month. Send a note telling us who you are or if you have any questions here. Lets connect, advise and support each other.

If interested email


Sun, Jan 25, 7pm
Sequoias, 1400 Geary Blvd, SF

“LiveBlessay 2014 – An Afternoon Affair…” SF Bay Area end of year celebration & award show by BayAreaDanceWatch & SAFEhouse. With performances, awards, food & FREE. No RSVP needed.


Luna Dance Institute: K-2 Dance Lesson Study

Tue, Jan 6, 4:30-6pm
Luna Dance Institute, 605 Addison St, Berkeley

Luna Dance Institute’s lesson studies provide opportunities to break isolation through sharing lessons, curriculum ideas and implementation strategies related to a particular topic. This January join peer educators to discuss K-2 dance teaching and collaboratively problem-solve issues of practice. Cash donations accepted.

By donation only

RSVP to, 510-883-1118

Every Artist Insured: Helping you find affordable health insurance

Mondays, Jan 12 & 26, Feb 2 & 9, 11am
Intersection for the Arts, 925 Mission St, Ste 109, SF

Need Health Insurance? Have Questions or need help enrolling in a Covered California Health plan?

This workshop hosted by The Actors Fund will…

  • Walk you through your Covered California options and requirements.
  • Provide important information relevant to freelancers and the self-employed.
  • Help you figure out how to get affordable health insurance with the help of federal subsidies.
  • Help you with enrollment!

This event is free and open to everyone in the visual and performing arts and entertainment. Guests are welcome.

Open enrollment ends Feb 15, 2015


Show Me Dance

Tue, Dec 16, 8pm
Z Space, 450 Florida St, SF

“Show Me Dance” Choreographers Yayoi Kambara and Sebastian Grubb invite you to join them for a free showing of new work and engage in a post-show discussion moderated by KT Nelson.

DG Community Calendar:

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