Opportunity for Dance Presenters


National Dance Presenters Forum, July 11–15

Applications are due March 28

Jacob’s Pillow, in partnership with the Association of Performing Arts Professionals (APAP) and our partners at the New England Foundation for the Arts (NEFA), invites emerging dance presenters to apply for an immersive professional development experience to:

  • Strengthen curatorial practice in dance
  • Discuss critical issues facing the dance field
  • Learn about and share audience engagement strategies
  • Explore collaborative strategies to support choreographic development
  • Strengthen professional networks

Individuals who have been presenting dance for less than five years, or are based at an organization that has been presenting dance for less than five years, are encouraged to apply. 15 participants will be selected, receiving housing, meals, and Festival performance tickets.

Participants from the M-AAA region (Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Oklahoma, and Texas) will be eligible for travel stipends upon selection for the program.

Read more about the National Dance Presenters Forum.

APPLY for the National Dance Presenters Forum.