Monday, August 27, 2012

Week 2 Announcements: August 26-September 1, 2012

This week: Palissimo Performance Opportunity, Study Abroad Expo, Undergraduate Research Workshop, plus many upcoming and ongoing events and opportunities. Email updates to Owen David at Submissions are due Thursday by 5pm for the following Monday.

         SPECIAL EVENTS           

Click on the titles for more info, or visit the Department Event Calendar.

Stream: Outdoor Contemporary Dance Performances.  September 14-15, 2012 at Dublin Arts Council. Stream is an original, site-specific, outdoor contemporary dance project, presented by DAC and OhioDance in collaboration with OSUDance, the University of Akron Dance Program and ODE Division of the Arts. Choreographer Robin Prichard, Assistant Professor of Dance at the University of Akron will collaborate with dance students from U of A and OSU. The public dress rehearsal, September 14 at 11am, and the performances, September 14-15 at 6:30pm, on the sloping riverfront grounds of DAC will also be streamed online. All events are free and open to the public.

Palissimo: The Painted Bird TrilogySeptember 12, 13 & 16, 2012 at the Wexner Center.  Palissimo, an adventurous dance theater company from New York, is mounting its enigmatic and atmospheric Painted Bird Trilogy as a complete sequence for the first time. Opportunity to perform with Palissimo! The Wexner Center has reserved 20 spots for our students to perform with Palissimo. Visit this page to download details, dates, expectations and sign up. Deadline for signup: Thursday, August 30, 2012.

Bebe Miller: Tracing History – continuing through September 29, 2012 at the OSU Urban Arts Space.

 Bebe Miller Company: A History – September 27-29, 2012, Wexner Center for the Arts.  Two points of entry to the work of choreographer Bebe Miller, Distinguished Professor (Arts and Sciences) and artistic director of the Bebe Miller Company.

Save the Date: Known and Knowing October 4-5, 2012 at Dance New Amsterdam, NYC.  Our own Abby Zbikowski has been selected to show work as part of DNA’s RAW Material season.  Congratulations Abby!

Trey McIntyre Project. October 6, 2012 at the University of Akron. More info and tickets available at DANCECleveland

From September 5–December 30, 2012: Dancing Dimensions: Movement through Time and Space in Thompson Library Gallery and Line Dancing in the Reading Room Gallery, Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum. See last week's blog entry for details.

From one food to the other: what was once digital is dead & now lives on as a dance by CoCo Loupe and They Might Be Dancers Too at Feverhead. Friday & Saturday, September 28 & 29, 2012 at 8pm. Tickets $15. CoCo Loupe will premiere a new evening-length dance work. The piece will also feature cameo appearances by members of They Might Be Dancers, including OSUdance alums and other dance artists who live and work in Columbus. More details on the Facebook event page.


Several opportunities were posted in last week's blog entry, so make sure to check back if you missed it. Added to the Professional Resources Binder this week under respective headings:

Kristina Isabelle Workshop, September 3-26, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois
Undergraduate Research Workshop. Thursday, September 6, 2012 at the Frank Hale Jr. Black Cultural Center

Auditions, Competitions and Calls for Entry
Call for Works-In-Progress, IUGTE Creative Lab. November 10-16, 2012 in Taganrog, Russia
Palissimo Performance Volunteer Call (see event entry above)

Administrative/Professional Positions
Manager of Alumni Relations, Idyllwild Arts in California
Dancers (part-time), Buckeye Sounds
Executive Director, Jeanne B. McCoy Community Center for the Arts in New Albany, Ohio

Study Abroad
Study Abroad Expo, September 6, 2012 – 2pm; Buckeye Reading Room, Thompson Library.

Vishtauroborg by Doo-Sung Yoo. Doo-Sung is looking for one dancer to perform at Cleveland IngenuityFest on September 15, 2012. Vishtauroborg is a solo in which a performer wears and manipulates a hydraulic bio-robotic suit (video). Travel expenses and compensation will be provided. Contact yoo.135 for information.

OSU Urban Arts Space welcomes proposals for exhibitions, collections, installations, residencies, and performances for open exhibition slots for spring and summer 2013. Accepted through September 14, 2012.

Linden Tree Productions is calling for submissions for the Tilia Dance for Camera Festival to be held on December 7, 2012 at Feverhead here in Columbus, Ohio.  The entry deadline is October 12, 2012.

         ADMINISTRATIVE NOTES           

International Counselor Visit – this Friday, August 31, 2012 Undergraduate and First Year Experience is hosting high school counselors from all over the world for our second annual International Counselor Visit. The aim is to allow high school counselors see firsthand what OSU can provide to their students on all levels. Students will break up into three groups to observe dance classes from  3-4pm in Pomerene Hall.

1 comment:

Susan Petry said...

Nice job out of the gate Owen! Thanks to you and Melissa for managing what promises to be a busy year and therefore lots of information and communication. Happy Autumn Semester everyone!