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body – space – time Residency University of Washington Dance Program Call for proposals   For local independent dance artists and companies. Residency Dates: March 19 – 25, 2017 Submit application with subject line: “bst Residency” to Rachael Lincoln at rlincoln@uw.edu Deadline: Friday, February 24, 2017 Direct questions to Rachael Lincoln, Assistant Professor, Dance Program.   What is bst? Dance makers express an interest in the opportunity to... Read more
Petra Zanki
What is bst? Dance makers express an interest in the opportunity to experiment, make mistakes, revise ideas, and remain purely focused on the creative process without the pressure that accompanies commissioned works or performance deadlines. This program is designed to support local dance artists by offering the gift of space and time during the Dance Program’s “off” times, when formal classes are not in session. We have large, beautiful studios with sound systems, and with or without... Read more
Lincoln and Seiters, "an attic an exit"  photo RJ Muna
Here at SeattleDances, we want to do everything we can to support dance happening in Seattle. We write previews, reviews, and editorials. We host the most comprehensive dance calendar in the city. Last year we organized a free press workshop for artists and began our monthly Dance CHAT program to facilitate dialogue around Seattle dance. We see it, write about it, and talk about it. It seems fair to say, we LOVE the dance happening in Seattle.  And there’... Read more
My name is Dolly and I am a dance major at the University of Washington. Currently, I'm doing a honors research on hypermobility in dancers. Please help me out by filling a quick anonymous survey. Participants has to be 18 yr and older, the amount of dance experience does not matter.  Here is the survey.
Photo by Steve Korn
What is Ballo Conservatio? BALLO CONSERVATIO means DANCE CONSERVATION Photography exhibit in Meany Center for the Performing Arts, Lower Lobby, through June 15, 2017 As the world evolves, humans are slowly beginning to understand the disturbing impact their footprint has on the planet’s resources. How can we convince individuals to think differently about the sustenance of our home, The Earth? The key to increasing the public’s awareness of sustainability is to change its... Read more