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  • CalArts Selects Dimitri Chamblas as Dean of The... California Institute of the Arts (CalArts) announces that Dimitri Chamblas, former artistic director of the Paris Opera’s creative digital platform 3rd Scene, has been chosen as the new Dean of The Sharon Disney Lund School of Dance. Chamblas was selected after an extensive national and international search, and will begin his tenure with the st...
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  • Patricia Barker Appointed New RNZB Artistic Dir The Royal New Zealand Ballet has appointed Patricia Barker, a former prima ballerina and current Artistic Director of Grand Rapids Ballet in Michigan, USA, as the RNZB’s new Artistic Director. Patricia Barker will take up the position of Artistic Director later this month, joining the company as rehearsals for the RNZB’s brand new production of...
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  • Hong Kong Ballet Names Septime Webre New Artist... Septime Webre chosen from 70 candidates to succeed Madeleine Onne at Hong Kong Ballet, with ballet board impressed by his passion, energy and artistic vision; 55-year-old says he looks forward to growing the company’s impact locally and overseas
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  • ABT's Gray Davis is Subway Hero After a 58-year-old man fell onto subway tracks Saturday night in Manhattan, a ballet dancer, who had just watched his wife perform with American Ballet Theater at the Metropolitan Opera House, leapt down after him. With a lift that they do not teach in dance school, he moved him to safety.
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  • DC's Dance Place Appoints Christopher K. Morgan... D.C.'s Dance Place has appointed a new executive/artistic director Christopher K. Morgan, 41, a Bethesda-based choreographer, teacher and company director. He starts Sept. 1, after a month of mentorship by Perlo and Riley.
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  • Baba Chuck Davis Dies at 80 Chuck Davis, a dancer and choreographer widely regarded as America’s foremost master of African dance, died on Sunday at his home in Durham, N.C. He was 80. His death was announced by the African American Dance Ensemble, which he founded in Durham in the early 1980s and directed until 2015. No cause was given.
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  • Kyra Nichols & Carla Körbes Join Indiana Univ Kyra Nichols, the Pennsylvania Ballet ballet mistress who recently resigned from the company, will become a faculty member at Indiana University, the school confirmed Friday. Nichols and former Pacific Northwest Ballet dancer Carla Körbes will join Indiana University’s Jacobs School on Aug. 1, pending approval by the board of trustees.
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  • Juilliard Names Damian Woetzel as Its New Presi... The Juilliard School reached outside academia for its next leader: It announced that it has selected Damian Woetzel, the former New York City Ballet star, to be its seventh president. His appointment to lead a prestigious school with a $110 million annual budget, a $1 billion endowment, and more than 800 students is unusual, given that Mr. Wo...
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  • Frédéric Olivieri’s Back to Head La Scala Ballet Frédéric Olivieri has been named as the next director of the La Scala Ballet Company. His contract will run for the next three years. Olivieri was the company’s Director from 2002 until 2007. He left to head the theatre’s Ballet School and was followed by the Mariinsky’s Makhar Vaziev, whose sudden departure in 2016 (to head the Bolshoi Ballet)...
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  • Dance/USA Awards $1,112,000 to 21 Orgs Dance/USA, the national service organization for professional dance, is pleased to announce that Engaging Dance Audiences (EDA), the national funding program focused on refining and sharing dance audience engagement practices, will award $1,112,000 in funding to 21 organizations. The 21 grantees from 11 states were selected through a rigorous n...
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San Francisco Ballet seeks a forward-thinking, experienced, data-driven Associate Director of Marketing. Position plays a key role in brand management as well as conceiving, planning, and executing marketing strategies designed to achieve revenue goals, build audience loyalty, and attract new audiences. Directs day-to-day advertising and direct marketing (including traditional and digital channels), event marketing, sales promotions, media partnerships, and audience development activities. Oversees the creation and production of all institutional marketing collateral and advertising creative. Requirements: Masters degree in business (marketing emphasis), communications, or arts administration or equivalent combination of academic and senior management experience.  Not-for-profit arts related experience and knowledge of dance and/or music preferred.  Minimum 5 years management experience in a related field with demonstrated track record in brand marketing, digital strategy, advertising, direct marketing, sales, and print production. Experience supervising staff and directing outside vendors essential. Superior copywriting and editing skills required. For more information and to apply, click here