Dance and Dance Space


EtM’s First Public Programs at Jamaica Center for Arts & Learning

David Johnston

This last month EtM and Jamaica Center for Arts & Learning hosted two public programs from our EtM Choreographer + Composer Residencies. The first public…

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Announcing the Recipients of Our 2016-17 EtM Choreographer + Composer Residencies!

David Johnston

Number of Applicants Almost Triples in Second Round of Collaborative Artist Residencies at Jamaica Center for Arts & Learning (JCAL) Each selected artist receives a three-month…

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Announcing the Panelists for the 2015-16 Jamaica Residencies

David Johnston

We are delighted to announce the panelists for the 2015-16 Choreographer + Composer Residencies in partnership with the Jamaica Center for Arts & Learning (JCAL)….

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PRESS RELEASE: Announcing the Recipients of the First EtM Choreographer + Composers Residencies

David Johnston

Four NYC Choreographer/Composer Teams in Three-Month Residencies at Jamaica Center for Arts & Learning (JCAL) NEW YORK, NY, August 26, 2015 – Exploring the Metropolis…

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Announcing Our Choreographer + Composer Residents at Jamaica

David Johnston

EtM’s panel of choreographers and dance professionals picked an eclectic group of four teams of New York City-based choreographers and composers (eight artists total). Each…

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Dance and Disability Leads to Discovery

David Johnston

Our summer intern attends and reflects on the Dance/NYC’s Dance. Disability. Artistry. conference.   The stage lights have dimmed and the music is softly starting to…

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PRESS RELEASE: New EtM Program to Support Dance in Jamaica

David Johnston

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   May 18, 2015   CONTACT: David Johnston (212) 886-2503 or david@exploringthemetropolis.org    NEW EtM PROGRAM TO SUPPORT DANCE AND MUSIC ARTISTS,…

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NYC Real Estate and the Arts – Two Examples of Why Things Need to Change

David Johnston

In the first week of December, two events were reported in the media, which illustrate how the arts in NYC are in a state of…

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Are You There, Boston? It’s Us, EtM

David Johnston

Hi, Boston.  We read about your problem – finding decent affordable rehearsal space for musicians. Apparently, you’re running out of it. Mind if we offer…

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EtM, “We Make Do,” and the CUNY Dance Initiative

David Johnston

  In 2010, Exploring the Metropolis conducted a report for the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation on workspace needs of mid-career, single-choreographer-led dance companies in New…

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