Resource Directory

From the Community:

Community Calendar
Housing Opportunities
Podcasts & Dance Writings
Studios and Venues


From the Field:

Americans for the Arts:

Action-Oriented Research
Cultural Equity Resource Center – Field Resources and Tools, Webinars, Leadership development,  etc
Peer-to-Peer Networks – Networks and Councils

Advocacy Resources
Artist Magnet – Performing Artist professional networking platform
Arts.Co.Lab – BIPOC-centered Cultural Equity Agency
Arts Consulting Group – Jobs, Strategic Planning, and Community Engagement
Arts2Work – a National workforce development program
Bolder Advocacy – Ballot Measure Advocacy Resources:

Supporting or Opposing Ballot Measures in California
Ballot Measure Activities Exempt from California Disclosure Laws
California Campaign Finance and Ballot Measure Guide

Bopsidy – Social Platform for Dancers
California Arts Council – Funding, Jobs, Opportunities, DREAM publication
Californians for the Arts – COVID-19 Resources, Legislative News, Advocacy, Funding
COVID-19 and Emergency Resources
Creative Capital – Funding, Development, Online Resources
Dance Film Festivals – Festivals that focus on dance or have programmed dance previously
Dance Resource Center – Los Angeles based dance service organization
Dance/USA – Advocacy, Engagement, Preservation, Research
Google for Nonprofits – Offers a suite of exclusive Google products to qualifying nonprofits. Note: Fiscally sponsored organizations are not eligible for Google for Nonprofits.
International Association of Blacks in Dance – African Diaspora-specific Advocacy, Development, Education, Funding, and more
Movimiento de Arte y Cultura Latino Americana – Chicano/Latino Diaspora-specific Advocacy, Development, Arts Education, and more
Native Arts & Cultures Foundation – American Indian, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian-specific Advocacy, Development, Education, Funding, and more
New International Performing Arts Institute – Private educational institute based in Germany
Pentacle nextSteps – Financial Advocacy + Resources for Individual Artists, Companies, and Nonprofits
Springboard for the Arts:

Art-Train – a national training and technical assistance to bring together artists and creative workers with municipalities in their cities
Creative Exchange – a platform sharing artful ideas for stronger communities and free, practical toolkits for artist-engaged programs
Handbook for Artists Working in Community -a practical manual of insights, practices, and tools for individual artists who would like to begin or deepen this kind of artistic practice – work in and work with community.

Stanford Law School:

Documents – Nonprofit Corporations – scroll to Dance Education and Dance Production
Organizations and Transactions Clinic

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts: Artist Power Center – Jobs, Funding, Opportunities