PROGRAMS


ARTS EDUCATION AND OUTREACH PROGRAMS

PROGRAMS

1) PUBLIC PERFORMANCES
2) ARTIST MENTORSHIP

3) EMERGING & RE-EMERGING ARTIST WORKSHOPS

4) MULTIDISCIPLINARY THINKING THROUGH DANCE
5) ARTS COLLABORATION THROUGH DANCE
6) DANCE FOR K-12 SCHOOLS
7) DAN
CE FOR DISADVANTAGED CHILDREN AND YOUTH
8) DANCE FOR ADULTS
9) DANCE FOR SENIOR CITIZENS
10) ENHANCED RESIDENCY (Master Classes, Workshops, Auditions, Performances, Seminars)

        

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1)  PUBLIC PERFORMANCES

BalaSole Dance Company produces three concert seasons annually in New York City.  Each concert season provides visibility to a new roster of dance artists of all genres, artistic expressions, styles, ethnicities, ages, shapes, and sizes.  As an extension of this program, the company also holds special performances within and outside New York City will be performed by artists selected from previous concert seasons.  The goal of this program is to provide the general public performances that represent diversity, individuality, and unity.  (Program can be held in any cities.)

2)  ARTIST MENTORSHIP
BalaSole Dance Company mentors its artists in developing or honing their individual artistic voice.  Additionally, the artists receive group mentoring through collaborative works, as well as through lectures on artistry, auditions, injury prevention, career planning, administration, marketing and financial planning.  The goal of this program is to help artists succeed in their careers within or outside the field of concert dance.  (Program can be held in any cities.) 

3)  EMERGING & RE-EMERGING ARTIST WORKSHOP
BalaSole Dance Company holds dance workshops for dance artists over 16 years of age. Each workshop consists of a somatic based contemporary modern technique class and the company's trademark collaborative choreography exercise. Several participants are selected to perform with the company. The goal of this program is to provide emerging and re-emerging artists a unique contemporary dance training, a collaborative experience, networking opportunities, information about a dance career, and a chance to perform and get visibility in a professional setting.  CLICK HERE for details and registration.  (Program can be held in any cities.)

4)  MULTIDISCIPLINARY THINKING THROUGH DANCE
BalaSole Dance Company connects the arts to other non-artistic disciplines through its Connect2DANCE program.  The program offers groups and organizations insights to the connections between dance and other non-artistic fields through presentations, demonstrations or lectures.  The goal of this program is to foster open communication and mutual appreciation between artistic and non-artistic fields, and to highlight the value of cross-disciplinary thinking in all fields.  (Program can be held in any cities.)

5)  ARTS COLLABORATION THROUGH DANCE
BalaSole Dance Company provides a collaborative platform for artists through it Collaborate4DANCE program, which offers collaborative partnerships to individuals, groups, and organizations.  The goal of this program is to promote collaboration between dance and other art forms.  (Program can be held in any cities.) 

6)  DANCE FOR K-12 SCHOOLS
BalaSole Dance Company provides low cost dance classes to K-12 schools through its DANCE4Schools program.  These classes range from creative movement, dance making, ballet, contemporary modern, jazz and pop dance.  Classes for middle school and high schools include the company's trademark collaborative choreography exercise.  The goal of this program is to provide K-12 schools with a dance based arts engagement and education experience that promotes cognitive improvement, creative expression, collaboration, and good health.  (Program can be held in any cities.)

7)  DANCE FOR DISADVANTAGED CHILDREN AND YOUTH

BalaSole Dance Company provides children and youth from low income households access to free dance classes through its Access2DANCE outreach program.  These classes range from creative movement, dance making, ballet, modern, contemporary, jazz and pop dance.  The goal of this program is to provide economically disadvantaged children and youth with an arts engagement and education experience that promotes cognitive improvement, creative expression, and good health. (Program can be held in any cities.)

8)  DANCE FOR ADULTS

BalaSole Dance Company offers discounted open-level group dance classes to adults without prior formal dance training through its DANCE4Adults program.  These low-cost and high quality classes, which is wellness focused, can be tailored to include dance vocabularies found in ballet, modern, contemporary, jazz, and popular dance.  The goal of this program is to provide adults a non-intimidating experiences that promote good health and wider appreciation for the art of dance.  (Program can be held in any cities.)


9)  DANCE FOR SENIOR CITIZENS

BalaSole Dance Company extends its community outreach services to senior citizens through its DANCE4Seniors program, which offers a block of complimentary concert tickets to various senior centers.  The goal of this program is to provide seniors in senior housing facilities with enrichment and cultural experiences through dance performances.  (Program can be held in any cities.)

10)  ENHANCED RESIDENCY (Master Classes, Seminars, Workshops, Performances)
The BalaSole Dance Company Enhanced Residencies are conducted by Executive & Artistic Director Roberto Villanueva.  These residencies, which are holistic in nature, can be tailored based on the needs and resources of the sponsoring institutions.  They include master classes, collaborative choreography workshops, auditions with individualized feedback, performances, as well as an interactive seminar not typically offered by other guest artists or dance companies.  CLICK HERE for more information on the seminar.  The goal of this program is to extend all of BalaSole Dance Company's offerings to other institutions as supplemental education to better equip dance students for their careers as performers, teachers, choreographers, administrators, or as professionals in other fields.  (Program can be held in any cities.)

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