2017 Annual Conference

Registration is LIVE! Visit the 2017 Annual Conference website for more information  about the Conference and to register today. 


Watch the 2017 Annual Conference Preview and get excited to join us in Kansas City this June!

Dance/USA will host its 9th Annual Conference in Kansas City, MO from June 7-10, 2017. Dance/USA will also be celebrating its 35th Anniversary in 2017! From executive directors and emerging arts leaders to managers and presenters, agents and artists, join nearly 450 individuals associated with the professional dance field for networking, creative conversation, enriching training sessions, discussion on important issues facing the field, and performances. Join us in Kansas City to learn from industry experts and be inspired to advance dance together in business and on stage at this exciting national convening!

Be a part of dance that’s greater than you, your organization, your community!  The Annual Conference gathers the field’s experts to offer you relevant knowledge, wisdom, and expertise.  Mix and mingle with the movers and shakers of the national dance community to swap stories, learn best practices, fuel partnerships, and share drinks with emerging artists, colleagues, and role models.  Be inspired to create a rich, vibrant future for dance!

The 2017 Annual Conference will be campus style to showcase the beauty of Kansas City's local arts venues. Dance/USA has also partnered with an area hotel to provide special rate accommodations for Conference attendees.

Learn more about the convening and register on the 2017 Annual Conference website

Kansas City dance companies and dance artists featured in the above preview video include:
Art in the Loop
City in Motion
Concept Zero
Elizabeth Stehling
Hema Sharma
Jane Gotch
Kansas City Ballet
Kansas City Dance Festival
Lucia Aerial Performing Arts
Maura Garcia Dance
Owen/Cox Dance Group
Quixotic
Seamless Dance Theatre
Störling Dance Theater
Wylliams/Henry Contemporary Dance Company

Dance/USA and the 2017 Host Committee are grateful for Tico Production’s generous production of the 2017 Annual Conference preview video.