What’s in a Conversation?

…been offering informal community conversations around dance teaching inquiry for over 10 years under various names and formats—Topic Tuesdays, Issues of Practice, Professional Learning Communities (PLCs). Practitioner Exchanges are the…

Speak: Money Changes Everything: Dance and Demos in Contemporary Capitalism

…safety net is disingenuous. Corporations depend on public handouts and donations much the same as artists: it’s just that we call them contracts, subsidies and bailouts. Industry also depends on…

SF International Arts Festival: Shakti-female divinity, The Caged Bird Sings and Earth Speaks

…classical art form of Bharatanatyam. The company has been recognized for its innovative performances that present traditional as well as contemporary themes. Abhinaya has been awarded several grants from the…

Did you know? Los Lupeños de San José

…because the dissemination of our art form strengthens our ties to the community. The Academy, co-sponsored by the School of Arts and Culture (schoolofartsandculture.org), offers classes tostudents of all ages…

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Find Time and Space with Residency Programs

…work. During the alliance’s formation, the MacArthur Foundation—the funding source behind the creation of the Alliance of Artists Communities, and advocate in favor of nurturing the creative process—selected 18 organizations…

Leading the Dance Field Through Change

…and the dissemination of artistic work, Dance/USA has needed to track federal regulations around the internet, such as the principle of Net Neutrality, to ensure the nonprofit dance field could…

Keep the Reels Rolling; Why the Bay Area Should Fight to Keep Dance/Screen

…dance/film form, is determined to go on, shopping around for friends and supporters. There are Dance Film Festivals in New York, LA and Seattle. Why not here? Around the world,…

Book Review: Defining Radical Bodies

…curators plus composer Morton Subotnick and former editor of the New York Times Arts & Leisure section John Rockwell (who also served as a performer and publicist for Halprin).[1] As…

Five Tips for Getting Your Money Shit Together: Or, Lessons From a Middle-Aged, Middle Class Dance Artist

…interest is—if we can start saving/investing at a young age, our savings will grow and make our future selves much more secure. This can take the form of a savings…