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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 the FCDD. View select dance events on the Five College Calendar.

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15 (Thursday)
Haitian Dance Workshop with Jean-Sebastien Duvilaire featuring live drumming
Main Dance Studio, Hampshire College
Part of Dasha Chapman's Haitian Dance Technique and Theory course, but open to all 
Co-sponsored by the Ethics and the Common Good (ECG) Project at Hampshire College

15-17 (Thursday-Saturday)
Smith College Fall Faculty Dance Concert
Theater 14, Mendenhall Center for the Arts, Smith College

16 (Friday)
Amherst College Fall 2018 Guest Artist Series: Maree ReMalia
4:30-6:00pm: Dance Master Class in Kirby Theater
7:30-9:00pm: Work-in-progress showing of A Letter Compiled From All Letters, Studio 1, Webster Hall

16-17 (Friday-Saturday)
Tim Shay's Div III performance: Clouds.
Main Dance Studio Theater, Music and Dance Bldg., Hampshire College

Ascendance Inner World Arts Presents: Afro-Fusion Dance Workshop with Moriah Leigh and Lauren Horn (AC '17)
192 Pine St. Florence MA


18 (Sunday)
SCDT Presents: WIP (Works-In-Progress) X
Featuring Gabriella Carmichael (UM '14), Tess O'Day (HC '18), Victoria Gonzalez (SC '16), Kelsey Saulnier (UM '18), Kimiko Tanabe + Lena Engelstein
STUDIO4, 25 Main St, Northampton


28 (Wednesday)
Peter Jones' Rhythmic Analysis 2 Presents: Fragments
Studio Theatre, Mount Holyoke College

30 (Friday)
Master Class with the Limón Dance Company
Totman Gym, UMass

30-1 (Friday-Saturday)
Boston Dance Theatre at the Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston
25 Harbor Shore Drive, Boston

$36, $32 World Music/CRASHarts members
Reserved seating


University of Utah seeks tenure-track Assistant Professor with an emphasis in Ballet and choreography
University of Utah seeks tenure-track Assistant Professor in Contemporary Dance and Ballet
University of Utah seeks tenure-track Assistant Professor in Classical Ballet Repertoire
College at Brockport, SUNY, invites applications for the chair of the Department of Dance
Ithaca College invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in Dance
Ithaca College invites applications for a renewable, three-year Assistant Professor in Dance position
Mount Holyoke College invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in Dance
Amherst College invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in Theater and Dance
Additional job listings at Hire Culture and Dance/USA 


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

Winter Intensives

Dec. 27-Jan. 6: Paul Taylor School Winter Intensive in NYC
Dec. 31-Jan.18: Martha Graham School Winter Intensive in NYC
Jan. 2-7: David Dorfman Dance Winter Intensive in NYC
Jan. 2-7: Gaga Intensive Winter Course in NYC
Jan. 4-11: American Dance Festival Winter Intensive in NYC
Jan.8-Feb. 3: Bodies in Motion: January Movement Arts Intensive at Hawley Street, Northampton
Jan 7-11: Gallim Winter Intensive in NYC
Jan. 7-12: Doug Varone and Dancers 10th Annual Winter Intensive in NYC
Jan. 14-18: Mettler Studios Winter Dance Retreat in Tucson, Arizona led by Griff Goehring

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 Feldenkrais Collective
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