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Dance/NYC Announces Dance/NYC 2021 Symposium and new Symposium Programming Committee

Mar 17 Through Mar 21 | Wed |

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The service organization Dance/NYC is pleased to announce the Dance/NYC 2021 Symposium will take place on Wednesday, March 17 - Saturday, March, 20, 2021 and will be fully digital. As the only gathering of its kind for the dance community in the metropolitan New York City area, the Symposium is a meeting place for the dance field to exchange ideas, expand networks, sharpen organizational practices, and deepen the inquiry around New York City's legacy and trajectory of dance-making. Save the date! Registration opens December 2020 at

The 2021 Symposium will convene on an all-in-one digital conference platform. Platform features include: video live-streaming, speaker and audience engagement, community bulletin board, virtual expo hall, sponsor placement, and more.   Dates: Wednesday, March 17, 2021, 10am-3pm ET Wednesday, March 17, 2021, 6pm-9pm ET Thursday, March 18, 2021, 10am-7:30ppm ET Friday, March 19, 2021, 10am-7:30pm ET Saturday, March 20, 2021, 10am-7:30pm ET

Introducing the Symposium Programming Committee  The Symposium Programming Committee exists to advise Dance/NYC in the programming and direction of Dance/NYC's yearly Symposium-and, by extension, further the dance field in NYC.

Albert Blackstone, Director, MOMEN; Faculty, Broadway Dance Center Ami Scherson, Equity in Arts Leadership Prog. Associate, Americans for the Arts; Co-Chair, D/NYC Junior Committee Ana "Rokafella" Garcia, Managing Director, Full Circle Souljahs Eva Yaa Asantewaa, Senior Director of Artist Development & Curation; Editorial Director, Gibney Juan José Escalante, Executive Director, José Limón Foundation Julia del Palacio, Director of Strategic Partnerships, Kupferberg Center for the Arts Laurel Lawson, Choreographer, Kinetic Light; Artist-Engineer, Rose Tree Productions Nelida Tirado, Artistic Director & Teacher of Nelida Tirado Flamenco Niya Nicholson, Managing Director, MOVE(NYC) Foundation, Inc. Parijat Desai, Artistic Director, Parijata Dance Company Remi Harris, Programs Manager, Center for Performance Research Sydnie L. Mosley, Artistic Director, Sydnie L. Mosley Dances Zavé Martohardjono, Artist For the latest program and registration information, visit Dance.NYC.

About Dance/NYC Dance/NYC's mission to promote and encourage the knowledge, appreciation, practice, and performance of dance in the metropolitan New York City area. It embeds core values of justice, equity, and inclusion into all aspects of its programs and operations. It works in alliance with Dance/USA, the national organization for professional dance.

Venue: Online

218 East 18th Street Map