Five College Dance Department

FCDD Weekly E-Announce

Events and Announcements for the Five College Dance Community

Events in BOLD are FCDD events. Events not bolded are local dance events not directly affiliated with the FCDD.



26 (Thursday)
Hymnen by Karlheinz Stockhausen
Festival of Sound and Space
Helen Hills Hills Chapel, Northampton, MA
7:00 PM
Free Admission

26-28 (Thursday- Saturday)
Division III Dance Concert: Where Worlds Collide
Sabina Smith-Moreland, with Miriam King and Amanda Major
Main Studio, Hampshire College
8:00 pm
$5, $3 students and seniors

27-28 (Friday-Saturday)
Senior Dance Concert: 9 and A Muffin
Kendall Hall Studio Theater, MHC
8:00 pm
$5, $3 student and seniors

28-29 (Saturday-Sunday)
Aladdin and His Magic Lamp
Pioneer Valley Ballet
Academy of Music, Northampton
4:30 pm
$23-$38, Student and Senior Discounts Available

29 (Sunday)
Audition for UMass Ellington Nutcracker (1 of 2)
Totman Rm. 13, UMass

29 (Sunday)
Dancing in Wild Places
A presentation by Andrea Olsen
Studio 3, Kendall Hall, Mount Holyoke College
2:00-3:15 pm
Free Admission

29 (Sunday)
The School of Contemporary Dance and Thought
Arts Trust Building Hawley Street Northampton
4:00- 7:00 pm
$15 Admission

Boston Ballet
Shades of Sound
March 19- March 29


2-3 (Thursday- Friday)
Senior Project: How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying
Directed and choreographed by Lilly Katz
Chapin Auditorium, Mount Holyoke College
8:00 pm
$3-$5 Suggested Donation

2-4 (Thursday- Saturday)
Amherst College Senior Project: Bryce Monroe
Holden Theater, Amherst College
8:00 pm
Free, Reservations Recomended

2-4 (Thursday- Saturday)
Senior Dance Concert
Hallie Flanagan Studio Theater, Smith College
8:00 pm
$5, $10

10-11 (Friday- Saturday)
Student Dance Concert: Figment
Kendall Studio Theater, Mount Holyoke College
8:00 pm
$5, $3 Students and Seniors

10-11 (Friday-Saturday)
Division III Performance/Installation: Cold Sweat: A Haunted House
Curated by Hayley-Jane Blackstone
Paper City Studios, Holyoke MA
6:00-9:00 pm
Free Admission. Open to the public.

10-11 (Friday-Saturday)
The Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston
8:00 pm
$40.00, $36.00 World Music/CRASHarts Members

10-11 (Friday-Saturday)
Document the Absence
PVPA's Catalyst Dance Company
Academy of Music Northampton
Friday/Saturday, 7:00 pm
Saturday, 2:00 pm
$12 general, $10 seniors, $6 students/12 & under

11 (Sunday)
Audition for UMass Ellington Nutcracker (2 of 2)
Totman Rm. 13, UMass
11:00am-1:00 pm

Keigwin + Company
Hunter Center, Mass MoCA
Saturday at 8:00 pm
Sunday at 3:00 pm

12 (Sunday)
Audition for 2015-16 FCDD repertory project: Megawatt by Pilobolus
Studio 3, Mount Holyoke College
1:00-3:00 pm

14 (Tuesday)
Stephen Petronio Book Reading: Confessions of a Motion Addict
R. Michelson Galleries, 132 Main Street, Northampton
7:00 pm
Free Admission

15 (Wednesday)
Stephen Petronio Master Class: Int/Adv Modern
Studio 1, Webster Hall, Amherst College
All int/adv FCDD dancers are invited to participate, but space is limited. To reserve a spot, contact Joanna 

16 (Thursday)
Locomotor/Non Locomotor
Stephen Petronio Company
Fine Arts Center Concert Hall, UMass

Announcements of Interest

The Boston Conservatory Summer Dance Intensive A new website to connect qualified dance teachers with dance studios looking to hire

Internships Available at Contact Quarterly in Florence, MA

Bates Dance Festival Professional Training Programs

Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival Professional Advancement Programs

American Dance Festival School 

The School for Contemporary Dance and Thought (including Friday open class) located in The Arts Trust Building, 33 Hawley Street, Northampton

Foundational Training in Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy

MASS MoCA Jobs/Interships/Vounteer Opportunities

Jacob's Pillow Dance Interactive- a free database of dance performance videos

Dancing Opportunities- a database of international dance events


Linx Dance Camps in Wellesley, MA hiring dance teachers and counselors for June 22-August 14, 2015