2011 Dance Forum | Agenda

Pre-conference Forum - Dance
Friday, January 7, 2011
New York Hilton – Grand Ballroom (Third Floor)
9am – 12:45pm

Curating Dance – Perspectives, Facts and Challenges

9-9:15 am    
Introductions and Overview
Andrea Snyder, Outgoing Executive Director, Dance/USA
9:15-10am
Panel with Dance Presenters and Curators; participants include:
Simon Dove
Judy Hussie-Taylor

Ben Johnson
Nunally Kirsh
10-10:45am 
Audiences – Their Relationship to Dance
Report from WolfBrown
Alan Brown
10:45-11:30am  Artists Conversation - Aesthetics as communicated to presenters and audiences; participants include:
David Dorfman
Ishmael Houston Jones
Rena Shagan
Janet Wong
Facilitated by Lane Harwell
11:30am-12:15pm      Question/Answer Session with Participants
(pre-submitted queries)
Moderated by Peter DiMuro
12:15-12:45pm   Wrap-up
Dance/USA announcements
Other Announcements/Socializing
Paul King, Chair – Board of Trustees, Dance/USA
Amy Fitterer, Incoming Executive Director, Dance/USA