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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19 (Tuesday)
Master Class: Akram Khan Company
Jacob's Pillow Dance, Becket MA

19-27 (Tuesday-Friday, Tuesday-Wednesday)
Open Dance Classes and Artists Presentations
Finalists for a New Faculty Dance Position

Amherst College 

Events include: 

  • 19 (Tuesday)
    Danté Brown Presentation 
    Webster Hall Studio 3


  • 20 (Wednesday)
    Danté Brown Open Class
    Webster Hall Studio 1

  • 21 (Thursday)
    Jenna Riegal Open Class 
    Webster Hall Studio 1

  • 22 (Friday) 
    Jenna Riegal Presentation 
    Webster Hall Studio 3

  • 26 (Tuesday)
    Gina Hoch-Stall Presentation
    Webster Hall Studio 3

  • 27 (Wednesday)
    Gina Hoch-Stall Open Class
    Webster Hall Studio 1

19 (Tuesday)
Master Class: Akram Khan Company
Jacob's Pillow, Becket MA

20-23 (Wednesday-Friday) 
The Intimacy in Motion Project 
Emily Dickinson Hall, Hampshire College

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

22 (Friday)
Audition for UMass Dance Program
Totman Building, UMass

26 (Tuesday)
Inaugural Dance Science Symposium
Hasbrouck 20, UMass

28 - March 1 (Thursday-Friday)
Kattye Soares' Senior Project
Totman Gym, UM


Home Away: Dance Training Beyond Academia
Crew House, Smith College

2 (Saturday)
Adam Morosky + Asha Sheshadi • Music
Liz Witte • Words
Angie Hauser • Movement
STUDIO4, 25 Main St., Northampton

3 (Sunday)
The Davis Sisters + Ruby Rose
An Informal Showing
STUDIO4, 25 Main St., Northampton


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


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 

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