Key Dates

ODF KEY DATES FOR 2018-2019

(Events in this colour are meetings or deadlines rather than performance/workshops)

Monday 29 October (10am – 12pm) CREATIVE LABS with CECILIA MACFARLANE, OFS Dance Studio

Thursday 1 November, 6-8pm DANCE & ACADEMIA: MOVING BOUNDARIES. WHAT IS DANCE WITHOUT AN AUDIENCE? St Aldate’s Room, Town Hall, St Aldate’s, Oxford OX1 1BX

This seminar continues the theme ‘What is Dance without an Audience?’ following three seminars in 2017/18 exploring diverse perspectives from the dance world and beyond. With Cathy Seago (University of Winchester) and Lizzie Sykes (University of Bournemouth – Somatic Lens & Lise Smith on The Critic as Audience Member: reflecting on the role of the reviewer.  £6 (pay cash on the door – please bring exact money if possible)

Reserve a place by emailing miranda@mirandalaurence.co.uk. Places are limited

Weds 7 November 2018, 12-2pm, Freemans Room, Town Hall– *ODF / CULTURE FUNDING SURGERY (Free)  (Deadline for booking: Monday 5 November at 9am)

*Please note ODF / Culture Fund Surgeries are approx. 15-20 mins long (and will fit in between 12-2pm). Exact timings will be agreed once booking is made (by the deadline)

10 & 11 November (10am – 4pm) ANJALI DANCE – CPD FOR DANCE PRACTITIONERS, CARE SECTOR STAFF AND COMMUNITY SESSION LEADERS

This inspiring and informative training, an absolute must for all those involved in inclusive arts. Anjali’s tailor-made training is intended for artists, dancers, community workers, care sector practitioners and educationalists.
The training will be provided by Anjali’s Education Manager Rachel Liggitt, Artistic Director Nicole Thomson and Anjali’s education team of company dancers and teachers with learning disabilities.
For a booking form or more information then please contact info@anjali.co.uk or phone the Anjali office on 01295 251909.

Monday 12 November (10am – 12pm) CREATIVE LABS with CECILIA MACFARLANE, OFS Dance Studio

Tuesday 13 November PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT SESSIONS FOR DANCE ARTISTS WHO WORK WITH OLDER PEOPLE.

1pm – 2pm South East Dance – Group Artist Advisory – South East Dance will deliver a short face to face group open artist advisory session – advice on applying to Arts Council England for funding for projects and personal development as an artist
2pm – 2.45 – Dance Creative – Funding bid for increasing older people’s dance in Oxfordshire and CPD
2.45 – 3.00 – Break
3.00 – 4.00 – Crowdfunder.co.uk – find out how to create effective crowdfunding campaigns to build your supporter network and raise money for your project.
4.00- 4.45 – Optional Networking opportunity
This FREE session is supported by Oxford Dance Forum and South East Dance. Wednesday 7th November

The session is free to attend.To reserve your place please contact Claire Thompson cthompson@oxford.gov.uk

2019

Thursday 24 January 2019 (10 12pm) CREATIVE LABS with ADRIENNE HART, OFS Dance Studio

Thursday 28 February 2019 (10 12pm) CREATIVE LABS with ADRIENNE HART, OFS Dance Studio

1 – 10 March – Dancin’ Oxford Spring Festival

Thursday 28 March 2019 (10 12pm) CREATIVE LABS with ADRIENNE HART, OFS Dance Studio

 Wednesday 24h April 2019 7.30pm Spring Dance Scratch, OFS