RAD and Dance UK Mentor Training day.

Date Sun 18 January 2015
Location Genee studio, RAD, 36 Battersea Square, London, SW11 3RA

A training day for mentors that have been on the Dance UK Dancers and Dance Teaching Mentoring Programmes past and present as well as anyone who wants to learn more about and build on their mentoring skills in a safe and experienced environment.

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Agile Fundraising: Setting Out Your Strategy

Date Tue 20 January 2015
Location Brighthelm Church and Community Centre, N Rd, Brighton, East Sussex BN1 1YD

As part of Dance UK’s Business of Dance training programme, Agile Fundraising is a new programme designed to unmask techniques to attract individual donors and help you become more confident in raising funds.

Setting Out Your Strategy is led by John Nicholls, founder of Arts Quarter with over 25 years’ experience working within the arts, charitable communities and creative industries in the UK and abroad.

This event has been kindly supported by South East Dance.

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Agile Fundraising: Planning for Fundraising Success led by Michael Kaiser

Date Tue 24 February 2015
Location The Patrick Centre, Birmingham Hippodrome, Birmingham

The Cycle – Planning for Fundraising Success led by Michael Kaiser, president of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C..and former CEO of the Royal Opera House. Guest panel member is Caroline Miller, Director of Dance UK.

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Date Fri 27 February 2015
Location Centre for the Arts, University of Bath

A symposium on ‘Life After Elite Performance’. How dancers and athletes who have performed at the highest level make career and personal transitions post performance, and the impact such changes have in the short and longer term.

The event will be held as part of the launch season for the University of Bath’s new Centre for the Arts, an exciting new arts venue which includes teaching facilities, theatre, gallery, and performance and rehearsal studios.

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Mattaus-SchwarzEarly Dance Circle Annual Lecture

Date Fri 27 February 2015
Location Art Workers’ Guild, 6 Queen Square, London

Moving in Renaissance Dress: The First Book of Fashion
Speaker: Dr Ulinka Rublack, St John’s College, Cambridge

Art Workers Guild, 6 Queen Square, London WC1N 3AT
Friday 27th February 2015 at 7:15 pm

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Family Arts Conference

Date Fri 13 March 2015
Location Cadogan Hall & Royal Court Theatre, London

A major event to introduce important new research, share learning and launch the next exciting stage of the Family Arts Campaign

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BEYOND ballet why & how

Date Thu 16 April 2015
Location Arnhem, the Netherlands

A cooperation between ArtEZ School of Dance, Arnhem, the Netherlands and Balettakademien, Stockholm, Sweden.

BEYOND ballet why & how will continue where the 2012 conference (Ballet: Why and How?) left off, implementing the knowledge gained from that conference as well as the developments made since. BEYOND will address the challenge of change, investigating new perspectives and moving forwards whilst maintaining the positive.

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