Maida Withers Dance Film Screened at Turkish Festival

A film by Washington, DC dance artist and choreographer Maida Withers, Thresholds Crossed/Art Angar, was selected and screened at the Istanbul Dance on Camera Festival in Turkey in November as part of the “Amerika seckisi” (film selection from America).

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Chicago Grant Programs Encourage Creation of New Choreography

Choreographers are encouraged to create new dance works through two Chicago-area grant programs sponsored by The Joffrey Ballet and Chicago Dancemakers Forum, a consortium of independent artists and representatives from the Museum of Contemporary Art, Dance Center of Columbia College, and alternative-performance venue Links Hall.

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U. of Michigan Seeks Fellowship Applications

A team of scholars at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, is looking for up to ten fellows (graduate students, faculty, independent artists, and writers) to come together on February 18 and 19 for “Movement, Somatics and Writing: A Practice-Based Research Symposium.”

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