Global Update:

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Happening This Week

Female Choreography Commissions, World Premieres, and Programming

Leadership Changes

For continual updates on leadership changes see Dance Data Project® – Artistic Director Transitions 2022 Spreadsheet

  • Ballet de Santiago Announces New Artistic Director
    • On January 19, 2024:  Ballet de Santiago announced that Cesar Morales (male) had been appointed as Artistic Director of the company effective March 1, 2024. Morales is a principal dancer with Birmingham Royal Ballet and will leave the company to take this new position. 
  • Ate9 Dance Company Announces Expansion to Europe
    • On January 30, 2024: Ate9 Dance Company announced its expansion to Europe and announced their new European team appointments including Andrea Just (female) as Associate Artistic Director, and Rebecah Goldstone (female) as Rehearsal Director. 
  • Bejart Ballet Announces New Artistic Director
    • On February 2, 2024:  Bejart Ballet announced the dismissal of its artistic director Gil Roman (male). On February 5, 202, the company announced that Julien Favreau (male), will succeed Roman effective April 30, 2024. 
  • BalletCollective Announces First Executive Director
    • On February 7, 2024:  BalletCollective announced that Cara Lonergan (female) has been appointed as the first Executive Director of the company. 

Artist Opportunities

This section focuses on new or upcoming deadlines for artist opportunities, in conjunction with our Fellowships, Competitions and Initiatives Guide. For a more comprehensive list of artist opportunities, please see the link above.  

Outstanding Artists (lighting, music, tech, design, etc.)

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