2020 OhioDance Festival Call for Presenters
2020 OhioDance Festival and Conference
Dance Matters: Building Legacy
April 24-26, 2020
Co-Sponsored by Ohio State University, Dept. of Dance, Columbus Ohio 43210
Call for Presenter Proposals
SUBMISSIONS MUST BE RECEIVED BY OCTOBER 24, 2019
ABOUT THE FESTIVAL
Events will take place at the OSU Dept. of Dance Studios and Barnett Theatre, Sullivant Hall, 1813 North High St. Columbus OH 43210.
The theme of the conference is Building Legacy. How do we pass on dance knowledge to future generations? Who are those that have shaped a path in dance? Why do we honor those that have paved the way?
HOW TO APPLY? Read over the application information carefully. Complete the attached submission form and submit it electronically to: Jane D’Angelo, OhioDance Executive Director,
This is a call for proposals for master classes, workshops and panels.
Dance teachers in all disciplines and from all venues are eligible to submit proposals to conduct master classes, workshops and panel discussions. We encourage proposals relevant to the dance matters theme and dance education topics.
Studio space will be available, as will pianos and sound systems which play CDs or can connect via AUX to phones. Please bring all necessary phone hookups, dongles and converters. All studios have marley and sprung floors.
We encourage all teachers at the festival to become members of OhioDance.
TYPES OF CLASSES OFFERED
Classes will be offered with the general headings listed below. We want students to be able to experience a wide range of approaches during the festival.
There is a 15 minute break in between each class. In that time, the instructors will be available to speak with students.
Categories of Classes:
2. Contemporary Dance/Improvisation/Composition/Repertory
5. Jazz/Tap/Hip-Hop/Musical Theater
6. Panel discussions, dance education, sessions for teachers, other______________
***Students who attend the festival encompass a wide variety of ages and skill levels. Take this into consideration in planning your class. Be supportive and mindful of all injuries in all sessions.
The following schedule shows the available time-slots for classes, panels, and workshops.
Friday, April 24, 2020
2:30 - 3:45pm Classes
4:00 - 5:15pm Classes
Saturday, April 25, 2020
9:00 –10:00am Warm up sessions-Stretching, Yoga, Pilates
11:45-12:30pm Break for lunch
12:45pm- 1:45pm James Gregg, International Choreographer, L.A. based, Guest Speaker
2:00pm – 3:30pm James Gregg + Classes
3:45pm – 5:15pm James Gregg + Classes
7:00 - 9:00pm Curtain/Awards/Performance
Sunday, April 26, 2020
Dance Wellness Day
Interested in offering additional master classes in a variety of dance styles
10:00 – 11:15am Wellness/Classes
11:30 - 12:45pm Wellness/Classes
12:45 - 1:30pm Lunch
1:45 - 3:00pm Classes
FACULTY SUBMISSION FORM - ALL SUBMISSIONS MUST BE RECEIVED BY October 24, 2019 Complete the attached submission form and submit electronically to
City, State, Zip:
I am a current member of OhioDance:
Title of class:
Class Description (60 words or less):
Check age group preference:
Check level preference
I have had a background check in the past 3 years:
Indicate Track designation:
Panel discussions, dance education, sessions for teachers
Technical Needs: Will you bring a drummer or pianist or do you need one? Please be specific with all needs, such as any technical equipment you will bring.
Day and Time Preference:
Please also submit a Brief Bio (60 words or less)
Note: The festival is unable to accommodate all proposals and will notify all applicants by December 15, 2019. OhioDance cannot reimburse teachers or accompanists for their travel or lodging expenses, but teachers are offered a $60 per hour honorarium for their time and expertise. We encourage all teachers at the festival to become members of OhioDance.
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