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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Smith College Senior Dance Concert: Four Dances
Hallie Flanagan Studio Theatre, Smith College

11-13 (Thursday-Saturday)
Senior Honors Projects by Matthew Holliday & Brandon Medina
Holden Theater, Amherst College

12 (Friday)
SCDT presents Dance Film Series: Paris is Burning
STUDIO4, 25 Main St., Suite 444, Northampton

12-13 (Friday-Saturday)
Alive With Dance: Decisive Authenticity
Bowker Auditorium, UMass

13 (Saturday)
Dance Education Laboratory Mini-Workshop at Jacob's Pillow
Led by DEL Founding Faculty Ann Biddle and assisted by Felice Santorelli, DEL Facilitator
358 George Carter Rd., Becket, MA

17 (Wednesday)
Master Class with Ballet Hispánico: Int/Adv Contemporary
Scott Studio, Smith College
Contact Joanna Walker to reserve a space

17 (Wednesday)
Ballet Hispánico Community Dance Workshop, Talk, and Dinner
Moderated by Nadia Milad Issa (HC '19)

Light buffet of Puerto Rican food provided by Fernández Family Restaurant
United Congregational Church of Holyoke, 300 Appleton St., Holyoke

If interested in taking a shuttle from UMass, email Hillary Rathbun by the end of the day on Friday, April 12.

17-22 (Wednesday-Monday)
Hampshire College Division III Theatre Festival
Including work by Emily Beckert, Fynta Sidime, Genevieve Riordan, and others.

Hampshire College

18 (Thursday)
Ballet Hispánico

Fine Arts Center, UMass

20 (Saturday)
Amherst College Dance Ensemble 
Holden Theater, Amherst College

21 (Sunday)
Hadar Ahubia-work in progress showing and conversation
Organized by Lailye Weidman and Leah Fournier
STUDIO4, 25 Main St., Suite 444, Northampton

26-27 (Friday-Saturday)
Junior Choreography Projects
Totman Gym, UMass

26-27 (Friday-Saturday)
Mount Holyoke Student Dance Concert: The Language of Chaos
Studio Theatre, Kendall Hall, Mount Holyoke College

27 (Saturday)
SCDT presents Urban Fusion: a workshop with James Morrow
33 Hawley St., Northampton

27 (Saturday)
SCDT presents First the Body, Then the Words: a workshop with Rythea Lee
STUDIO4, 25 Main St., Suite 444, Northampton

28 (Sunday)
SCDT presents Improvisation/Diasporic Modalities: a workshop with Joya Powell
STUDIO4, 25 Main St., Suite 444, Northampton

28 (Sunday)
SCDT presents WIP XII: Works in Progress
with Melinda Buckwalter, James Morrow, Joya Powell of Movement of the People Dance Company
Cat Wagner, and Stefanie Webber

STUDIO4, 25 Main St., Suite 444, Northampton


Virginia Commonwealth University seeks Assistant Professor of Dance and Choreography

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


Internships at the School for Contemporary Dance and Thought in Northampton

Summer Intensives

Resources in Movement Summer Trainings in Holderness, NH
Practicing Presence Festival with School for Contemporary Dance and Thought in Northampton, MA

American Dance Festival Summer Dance Intensive in Durham, NC

Bates Dance Festival Professional Training Program in Lewiston, ME
Boston Conservatory Summer Dance Intensive in Boston, MA
Dance West Summer Fest in Salt Lake City, UT
David Dorfman Dance Summer Intensive at Connecticut College
Doug Varone and Dancers Summer Workshop in Brockport, NY
ImPulsTanz in Vienna, Austria 
The School at Jacob's Pillow Dance 2019 Professional Advancement Programs in Becket, MA

Contemplative Dance/Authentic Movement Intensive in Amherst, MA
Mettler Studios Summer Creative Dance Teacher Training in Tucson, AZ (financial assistance available)
Ponderosa in the German countryside
Urbanity Dance Summer Intensive in Boston, MA
Urban Bush Women Summer Leadership Institute in New York City

Other Dance Opportunities

Contemporary Dance, Dance for Parkinson's, and Feldenkrais classes with Fritha Pengelly in Northampton
January 10-April 30: Open call for Screendances for XSection: A Dance and Science Film Festival
Trinity/La Mama Performing Arts Semester in New York City
2019 Women in Dance Leadership Conference October 17-19, 2019 in Philadelphia PA

Local Dance Resources

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

Brattleboro School of Dance
Contact Quarterly
Contemplative Dance
Dance Spirit
Dance Spree/Ecstatic Dancing
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
Dancing Opportunities: a network of dance jobs, residencies, workshops, and auditions
Jacob's Pillow Dance Interactive
National Dance Education Organization
New Movement Collaborative