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National Dance Presenters Forum | July 11-15
Application Deadline: Wednesday, March 14
Jacob's Pillow, in partnership with the Association of Performing Arts Professionals (APAP) and The New England Foundation for the Arts (NEFA), invites emerging dance presenters to apply for an immersive professional development experience to:  
  • Strengthen curatorial practice in dance
  • Discuss critical issues facing the dance field
  • Learn about and share audience engagement strategies
  • Explore collaborative strategies to support choreographic development
  • Strengthen professional networks
Individuals who have been presenting dance for less than five years, or are based at an organization that has been presenting dance for less than five years, are encouraged to apply. 15 participants will be selected, receiving housing, meals, and Festival performance tickets. A limited number of travel stipends are available.

Read more about the opportunity in this Press Release.
Lead funding for this initiative comes from the Association of Performing Arts Professionals (APAP) and The New England Foundation for the Arts (NEFA), with support from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. Additional support provided by The Barr Foundation, Dance/USA, Mid-America Arts Alliance, Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation, South Arts, and curriculum support provided by the Institute for Curatorial Practice in Performance at Wesleyan University.
Photo credits: Perles Family Studio; photo Robert Benson Photography.