Brooklyn Ballet's 2022 Spring Program, "Sonic Relief"
Photo by William Miller
Courtesy of Brooklyn Ballet

2022 Artistic
and Executive
Leadership Report

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Smuin Ballet in Brennan Wall's "Untwine"
Photo by Chris Hardy
Courtesy of Smuin Ballet

DDP announces the
first-ever Gender
Equity Index
in the
U.S. dance industry.

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Brooklyn Ballet in "Pas de Quatre"
Photo by Steven Pisano
Courtesy of Brooklyn Ballet

2022 Dance Venue Leadership
& Programming Report

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Chloe Freytag & Melissa Fernandez in Helen Simoneau’s “Smallest Orbits”
Photo by Simo Sooong
Courtesy of Dimensions Dance Theatre of Miami

Curriculum for the Next Generation of
Leadership in Dance

Raising the Barre

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Cassandra Trenary in Jessica Lang's "ZigZag"
Photo by Rosalie O’Connor
Courtesy of American Ballet Theatre


Help us expand our global
coverage of female leadership
in dance.

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Norwegian National Ballet in Whitney Jensen and Anaïs Touret's "Afternoon of a Faun"
Photo by Joerg Wiesner
Courtesy of Norwegian National Ballet

Largest 150 U.S. Ballet & Classically Based
Companies & Financial Scope of the Industry

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Elisabet Delgado and Paunika Jones
Photo by Stephan Moskovic
Courtesy of Brooklyn Ballet

Summer 2022

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Smuin Ballet in Tessa Barbour's "Vignettes"
Photo by Chris Hardy
Courtesy of Smuin Ballet

"Women Transforming Twenty-first Century
Ballet: Susan Jaffe and Tamara Rojo"

Alastair Macaulay Recommends DDP's Research in Essay
on Global Female Leadership in Ballet

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago in Amy Hall Garner's "As the Wind Blows"
Photo by Michelle Reid
Courtesy of Hubbard Street Dance Chicago

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Bailey’s Blog centralizes
the comings and goings
of the dance world.

Global Update

Ballet Leadership Across the World

Do you know where there are ballet companies with female artistic directors? Use our interactive map to find out!