Evolution Funding

Evolution, a three year artist-led programme supporting professional dance development and enabling Oxfordshire-based dance artists to develop their careers and artistic practice comes to a close at the end of 2019. It is overseen by a Steering Group who consist of Chair: Claire Thompson, Treasurer: Euton Daley, Anja Meinhardt, Emma-Jane Grieg, Jane Connelly, Jenny Parrott (ODF Administrator) and Ségolène Tarte.

Evolution is an Arts Council England funded three year artist-led programme supporting professional dance development and enabling Oxfordshire-based dance artists to develop their careers and artistic practice (supported by Oxford City Council).

End of Evolution Celebration Event – Sunday 13th October 2019
at The Old Fire Station, George St, Oxford OX1 2AQ  FREE EVENT

Thank you to everyone who came along to support Oxfordshire dance artists at the Evolution Celebration event at The Old Fire Station on Sunday 13th October. We had a fantastic variety of work on show and really supportive and appreciative audiences too. All the performances were all free and we raised £155 in cash donations on the day.

Thank you to everyone who contributed the event being such a success. The Oxford Dance Writers blog has a review of the afternoon performances written by Maggie Watson 

 

Evolution Travel Bursaries

There are roughly 12 awards of up to £50 per year for Paid members  Priority will be given to people who have not received  a travel bursery before. Applications can be made at any time via e-mail to Claire Thompson – Chair of the ODF steering group (cthompson@oxford.gov.uk) and must:-

  • Clearly outline the nature of travel and cost
  • Include details of dance related activities
  • Outline any potential impact / benefit for the wider professional dance community in Oxfordshire.