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SpectorDance Choreographer’s Showcase

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Performances: Sat, Jul 29, 8pm & Sun, Jul 30, 2pm
SpectorDance, SF

SpectorDance is looking for original works to be shown as part of the 20th Anniversary of the Choreographer’s Showcase. To celebrate this milestone, SpectorDance invites choreographers to present original works inspired by environmental themes and/or social issues. From a statewide and national search, works that reflect the vitality and diversity of dance as a contemporary art form will be selected.

Questions? Please contact Paige Ettin: spectordancemarina@gmail.com

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Studio 210 Summer Residency 2017

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Residency begins: Thu, Jun 1
Showings: Fri-Sat, Jul 28-29
Studio 210, SF

The 210 Studio Residency, now in its 6th year, supports Bay Area artists in need of space to make their work. In these lean times for the arts, DSDT is happy to be able to make a rare offer of rehearsal space, performance opportunities, peer support and professional feedback from Artistic Director Deborah Slater. The residency is intended as a vehicle for artists to hone their skills, experiment, and dive into making performance. It is currently open to dedicated artists of all performance disciplines.

A panel will select 2 individual artists or companies who will be offered rehearsal space free of charge at Studio 210.  Application: docs.google.com

Question? please contact: info@deborahslater.org

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Seeking submissions for God and Xylophones

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Dancers must be available for all rehearsals and performances:
Rehearsal: Sat, Apr 15-Fri, Apr 21, Berkeley
Performance: Thu, Apr 20, 8pm, Temescal Arts Center
Performances: Fri, May 26-Sun, May 28(exact times TBD) at the Diaspora Festival at Inferno Theater

Small stipend, festival perks, and consideration for future performance opportunities.

Please send a short letter of interest, availability and video links if available (continuous footage preferred, studio/rehearsal/improv footage welcome) to godandxylophones@gmail.com by Wed, March 15. Want to see this content? We want you to, too! or Join as an Individual or Company Member. Resources and notices for auditions, jobs, grants and discounts are a BENEFIT to our PAID members. To upgrade your membership or to join for the first time click here. Individual and Company Members do not have access to resources for fiscally sponsored projects. To learn more about fiscal sponsorship, click here. Questions? Contact edgar@dancersgroup.org

Bolivia Corazón de América seeks dancers

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Leadership Charter High School, 350 Seneca Ave, SF

Bolivia Corazón de América is a Bolivian folkloric dance company founded in 2000. Currently looking for dancers to join for the rest of the 2016-2017 season and 2017-2018 season. Rehearsals in the Excelsior district, easy to get to by public transportation (BART and/or Muni) and close to the 280 and 101 freeways.

Primarily looking for male dancers, but everyone is welcome:

-Must be committed to attending rehearsals (twice a week 2h each)
-Should be able to commit from early Aug – May/June (entire dance season)
-No experience necessary
-Must be at least 12 years old.
-Must be ready to push themselves, take criticism, and have a positive attitude towards learning.

*No fee to join, but there are some expenses when performing. TBD with artistic director.

Questions? Interested? Please contact Artistic Director, Isidro Fajardo: bca.dancecompany@gmail.com

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Get Your Money Shit Together – Financial Literacy Workshop(s) for Artists

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Dancers’ Group, SF

In this day-long 3-session workshop series for artists of all types, Amy Smith offers practical tools and tips for dealing with your money issues, and offers resources for further self-education.

Leave each session, or the full day, with improved skills as well as worksheets and tools, feeling more empowered to move from surviving as an artist to thriving as an artist. Attend all three sessions—or pick and choose, as space is available.

Session #1, 10am-12noon
Self-Employment, Revenue Streams, Valuing Your Time, Negotiating

Session #2, 12:30–3pm
Expense Tracking, Budgeting, Taxes

Session #3, 3:15–5pm
Credit, Debt, Long-Term Saving, Resource Sharing

Learn more about each session and register here.

  • Full day: $100 / $60 member; discount code: fullDG
  • Single session: $40 / $20 member; discount code: singleDG
  • Taking Two Sessions? Use code: doubleDG for a $40 discount


FREE for Dancers’ Group’s fiscally sponsored artists/projects
—register by emailing wayne@dancersgroup.org by Fri, Feb 24

Amy Smith is a Philadelphia based dance and theater artist with a background in non-profit accounting, tax preparation, and financial planning.Want to see this content? We want you to, too! or Join as an Individual or Company Member. Resources and notices for auditions, jobs, grants and discounts are a BENEFIT to our PAID members. To upgrade your membership or to join for the first time click here. Individual and Company Members do not have access to resources for fiscally sponsored projects. To learn more about fiscal sponsorship, click here. Questions? Contact edgar@dancersgroup.org

 

East Bay DANCES 2017

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Performance: Sun, Jun 4, 4pm
Odell Johnson Theater Laney College, Oakland

Oakland Ballet Company is excited to present East Bay DANCES 2017 – an afternoon celebrating the very best of dance in the East Bay.

OBC is now accepting applications for performers for the program. East Bay-based dance groups and choreographers from all genres of dance are encouraged to apply.

Questions? Please contact: info@oaklandballet.org or 510-893-3132

Apply online: oaklandballet.org

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This Is What I Want 2017

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Performances: Thu-Sat, May 25-27, 7pm
CounterPulse and Tenderloin
80 Turk St, SF

The Co-Lead artist for TIWIW 2017 will work with ABD productions artist Krista DeNio in 12 weekly sessions to create short performance experiences, based in site-specific walks with young people through the Tenderloin. The performance experiences will begin at CounterPulse, and proceed through the neighborhood.

Dates: The Co-lead artist will observe existing creative work sessions starting mid-Feb, and will begin co-facilitating the group with DeNio on Mar 15 through 2-hour creative work sessions with Larkin Street Youth.

Fee: $2400, for 12 work sessions at $75 each, 3 performances at $75 each, plus 3-4 observation sessions at $40/session and approximately 57 hours of administrative, consultation, creative planning and outreach work at $20/hour.

Application: http://bit.ly/2fRdeer

Questions? Please contact: krista.denio@gmail.com, tessa@wills.net

thisiswhatiwant.com

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PUSHfest Choreographers’ Submission

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Application deadline: Tue, Feb 28
PUSHfest: Fri-Sun, Sep 22-24
ODC Theater, SF

Cost: $35 – Application Fee
DG member discount $10; use code: PUSHDG2017

If accepted, balance due:
5 min. max- $35 (for a total of $70)
8 min. max- $$105 (for a total of $140)

PUSH Dance Company invites choreographers of all disciplines to submit original, finished works of 5-8 minutes in length to be considered for its 4th annual PUSHfest Dance Festival. This festival features works spanning a variety of performance genres by choreographers working locally, nationally and internationally. From all submissions, PUSHfest curatorial team will select fourteen compelling works to showcase in one of two Festival programs.

In addition to the opportunity to connect with large new audiences, Bay Area artists and art sector professionals., PUSHfest choreographers also benefit from increased visibility by way of PUSH Dance Company’s widespread promotional campaign.

 

Apply online at: pushdance.org/PUSHfest
Questions? Please contact: info@pushdance.org

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Seeking Irish Step Dancers

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800 Middle Avenue, Menlo Park

Peninsula Volunteers Little House Activity Center is looking for a group of Irish Step dancers to perform at their annual St. Patrick’s Day celebration. This is a non-profit senior activity center, and members and guests would love to have a traditional step dancing performance.

Questions? Please contact: Little House Program Coordinator, Kamilah Najieb-Wachob: knwachob@penvol.org, 650-272-5006

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Artists & Activists in Residence

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Notifications: Wed, Mar 1
The Finnish Hall, Berkeley

The A&AIR residency is an offer of space and time for artists and/or activists to make use of The Finnish Hall Community Center. Offers approx. 50h over the course of 2 to 4 months for rehearsals, meetings, or events, during times when the hall is not otherwise rented.

Application requirements:

1 paragraph describing the project in as straightforward and informative language as possible. Please include specifics on what kind of offering to the public you might make.

1 paragraph about each of the lead artists or activists. Please include links to your websites whenever possible.

Clear and succinct information about your scheduling options: what times are you interested in using the hall? Residency period is April through July.

Max. 3 pieces of supporting documentation: photos, text samples, videos, other. Please provide clear credits for all aspects of your work samples.

For questions or to submit application: finnish.hall@gmail.com

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