This event provides dance educators with the opportunity & encouragement to engage in their own artistic process. By creating a platform for teaching artists to showcase their choreography, DEAW aims to shine light on the intersection of choreography, dance performance and education. Dance Educators in Performance is a fundraiser for DEAW. All proceeds from the concert will support DEAW progamming including statewide conferences, workshops and networking events, professional development scholarships, and regional dance advocacy.
Between 2pm and 7pm shows
SEATTLE POP UP EVENT
Back to School Social: Gear up / Get Ready!
Join DEAW for an energizing cup of coffee/tea and conversation. What are your rituals, routines and re-juvenation methods for getting started? What are your go-to teaching tools for getting to know a new group of students? Let's get together and share ways to start the teaching season strong!
All dance teachers are welcome, no need to be a current DEAW member. This picnic is hosted by Hannah Andersen, the DEAW NW Regional Ambassador, and will offer time to network, converse, and provide structured dialogue about upcoming events as a means to support all schools and studios in the region.
In addition, on Saturday, September 15, Hannah Andersen is hosting a contemporary dance WORKSHOP from 2:30-5p in the Firehouse Arts and Events Center main space. The focus of this WORKSHOP is spiraling. beginning with a somatic-oriented exploration and improvisation, class will progress into a fluid and dynamic contemporary technique class. Intermediate-Professional dancers are welcome ages 14+. $25/$20 students/$15 DEAW members