Dance Organizations Resource List Dec 2020

1. Infinite Flow Dance


Infinite Flow is a Los Angeles-based nonprofit and professional dance company composed of dancers with and without disabilities using dance to promote inclusion and innovation.


On this site...

Learn more about Infinite Dance Flow and how they promote inclusion in dance.

https://www.infiniteflowdance.org/


2. Dance Studies Association


The Dance Studies Association (DSA) is an international organization of dance scholars, educators, and artists that aims to strengthen the visibility and increase the reach of dance as embodied practice, creative endeavor and intellectual discipline.


Join this organization if you are interested in furthering dance research, publication, and outreach. Attend conferences and have access to member only perks.

https://dancestudiesassociation.org/


3. Ananya Dance Theatre


Ananya Dance Theatre’s Shawngram Institute for Performance & Social Justice offers the following classes online from August through December 2020.

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Check out this site for online classes with Ananya Dance Theatre.

https://www.ananyadancetheatre.org/


4. Trash the Trophies by Chasta Hamilton


In the world of competitive dance—biased scoring, skimpy costumes, and toxic rivalries are the additional line items of a bill that exceeds thousands of dollars. Time and money are at stake for parents, but reputation is also at risk for students and studios. With no regulation, this third-party industry leaves you asking yourself the same question after every competition: Is it worth it?


In this book... Read about Chasta's healthier approach to dance that throw away the negative aspects and stigmas of competition dance.

https://amzn.to/3cxQ0sV