On January 12th from 9:00 AM – 12:00 NOON Alice Sheppard will join other leaders in the dance industry in a moderated discussion of relevance, community, place-based work, and truth-telling as part of a pre-conference event for the annual Association of Performing Arts Presenters (APAP) and hosted by Dance/USA.
The forum is open to the community (APAP conference registration is not required).
Alice Sheppard, Choreographer and Dancer, San Francisco, CA
Marc Brew, Artistic Director, AXIS Dance Company, San Francisco, CA
Joan Hamby Burroughs, Anthropologist and Educator, Birmingham, AL
Sean Dorsey, Founder and Artistic Director, Sean Dorsey Dance and Fresh Meat Productions, San Francisco, CA
Gina Gibney, Artistic Director and CEO, Gibney Dance, New York, NY
Jerron Herman, Development Director and Dancer, Heidi Latsky Dance, New York, NY
Krissie Marty, Associate Choreographer and Director of Education, Forklift Danceworks, Austin, TX
Allison Orr, Artistic Director, Forklift Danceworks, Austin, TX
Michelle Ramos, Board Chair, Dance/USA, New Orleans, LA
Malik Robinson, Executive Director, Cleo Parker Robinson Dance, West Denver, CO
Linda Yudin, Artistic Director, Viver Brasil, Los Angeles, CA