Arts Midwest Conference Workshops That Build Back Better
September 17-22, Online | Register Now
At this year’s online Conference, they’re talking about building back better. Check out five newly announced workshops that are all about building a more equitable, inclusive, and sustainable touring landscape, or visit our programming page to see the full Conference schedule.
People First: How to Create Equitable Workplaces
Imagining Digital Education Engagements 2.0: Big Questions and Best Practices
Strengthening Your Fundraising During a Crisis
Beyond Ramps and Captions: Designing for Accessibility & Inclusion
Global to Local: New Models for Virtual & Hybrid Residencies
Through empowered movement that centers the lives, stories, and dreams of marginalized women, Ananya Dance Theatre has revealed how the practice of and commitment to artistic excellence can catalyze social justice. With each performance, this professional dance company of Black, Brown, and Indigenous gender non-conforming women and femmes of color challenges heteronormative patriarchies, white supremacist paradigms, and predatory global capitalism. Their creative artistic processes and vital interventions have transformed the spaces of contemporary dance into sites of empowerment, resistance, and knowledge production.