Five College Dance Weekly E-Announce 

Events and Announcements for the Five College Dance Community

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Events that are large and BOLD are Five College Dance events. Events that are smaller and not bolded are local dance events not directly affiliated with Five College Dance. View select dance events on the Five College Calendar.

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FEBRUARY

7-9 (Thursday-Saturday)
MFA Thesis Dance Concert: We
Theater 14, Smith College
8:00pm

(Friday)
Audition for the Smith College MFA in Dance Program 
Mendenhall Performing Arts Center, Smith College
8:00am

9 (Saturday)
Workshop in Stage Lighting for Dance with Kathy Couch
Studio Theatre, Kendall Hall, Mount Holyoke College
1:00-3:30pm
Required for all senior dance majors and concentrators, but anyone interested in stage lighting for dance is welcome to attend.

10 (Sunday)
Grounding and Balance: A Feldenkrais Workshop with Fritha Pengelly
Serenity Yoga, 15 College St., South Hadley
1:00-3:00pm

14-15 (Thursday-Friday) 
Destani O'Brien's Senior Project 
Totman Gym, UMass
7:30pm

15 (Friday)
American Ballet Theatre Studio Company Master Class
Studio 3, Kendall Hall, Mount Holyoke College
10:30am-12:00pm

15 (Friday)
SCDT Gala Fundraiser Celebration
STUDIO4, 25 Main St., Northampton
6:00pm: Youth Show
7:00-8:30pm: Party! and Installation
8:30pm SCDT Showcase

15 (Friday)
Akim Volynsky's Journey to Ballet's Magic Kingdom
Lecture by Amherst College Russian literature professor Stanley Rabinowitz 
Earle Recital Hall, Sage Chapel, Smith College
8:00pm

15-16 (Friday-Saturday)
American Ballet Theatre Studio Company
Studio Theatre, Kendall Hall, Mount Holyoke College
Friday: 8:00pm
Saturday: 3:00pm and 8:00pm

19 (Tuesday)
Master Class: Akram Khan Company
Jacob's Pillow Dance, Becket MA
6:00-8:00pm

21-23 (Thursday-Saturday)
Five College Dance presents SPRING
Kirby Theatre, Amherst College
8:00pm

22 (Friday)
Audition for UMass Dance Program
Totman Building, UMass
11:00am

26 (Tuesday)
UMass Amherst Inaugural Dance Science Symposium
Hasbrouck 20, UMass
6:00-8:30pm

Jobs

Cincinnati College Conservatory of Music seeks applicants to teach modern/contemporary and chair dance dept.
Additional job listings at Hire Culture and Dance/USA 


Internships

Bates Dance Festival internships in Lewiston, ME for summer 2019
American Dance Festival internships in Durham, NC for summer 2019
Jacob's Pillow Dance Summer Festival Intern Program now accepting applications for 2019
Internships at The Yard on Martha's Vineyard, MA for summer 2019
Internships at the School for Contemporary Dance and Thought in Northampton

Summer Intensives

Urbanity Dance 2019 Summer Intensive in Boston, MA
Urban Bush Women 2019 Summer Leadership Institute in New York, NY

Other Dance Opportunities

Jan 10-April 30: Open Call for Screendances for XSection: A Dance and Science Film Festival   
Jan 22-Feb 8: Chance to Dance Viewer's Choice Contest at Jacob's Pillow accepting submissions
6-week Intro to Duncan Dance series with Laura Pravitz at 33 Hawley Street, Northampton on Mon. afternoons
Mar. 30-31: Dance Education Laboratory (DEL) at Jacob's Pillow in Becket, MA
July 2019-June 2020: Movement Research Artist-in-Residence Opportunity in New York

Local Dance Resources

Online Journal for Undergraduate Dance Majors 
Amherst Ballet
Ascendance Inner World Arts 
Contact Improv Boston 

BioLUMINosity
Brattleboro School of Dance
Contact Quarterly
Contemplative Dance
Dance Spirit
Dance Spree/Ecstatic Dancing
Earthdance
The Center for Feldenkrais® and Movement Arts
KDS Dance Supplies
Loculus Collective
Mary Ann's Dance and More (dance apparel)
Massachusetts Academy of Ballet
Rooted Essence Dance
Pioneer Valley Ballet
The School for Contemporary Dance and Thought 
Southern Vermont Dance Festival
the tinydance project

Additional Dance Resources

Creative Ground
Dance/USA
Dancing Opportunities: a network of dance jobs, residencies, workshops, and auditions
Jacob's Pillow Dance Interactive
National Dance Education Organization
New Movement Collaborative