29th Annual Conference and Festival
"Boundless Excellence In Dance"
REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!
In marking 26 years of serving the Black Dance field, the International Association of Blacks in Dance (IABD) will present its 29th Annual International Conference and Festival, "Boundless Excellence In Dance" in Dallas, TX from January 25 – 29, 2017 hosted by Dallas Black Dance Theatre. Join Dance professionals for this exciting event who represent the broadest gathering of Black Dance professionals in the US and Internationally, including agents, artistic directors, artists, choreographers, company managers, executive directors, historians, presenters, scholars, teachers, and so many others. Register Now!
The Ultimate Dance Experience
Over four days, participants will engage in invaluable professional and networking opportunities. Workshop and Panel Sessions will provide experiential hands-on learning paired with examples of successful new models that reflect the field’s entrepreneurial spirit and will inspire new thinking for a vibrant future for Dance. Performance presentations will also include Dance organizations from around the country and abroad.
Dance for Youth
Teachers, Instructors, Studio Owners – we’ve planned some great activities for you and your students! Dance classes are available for your students and teachers at the Conference and Festival! You will receive instruction from the leading Master Teachers in all genre’s of Dance!
For Professionals and Pre-Professionals
Professional/college and pre-professional dancers can register for the conference and festival package that includes master classes and tickets for the performance presentations. The Conference and Festival also offers a scholarship audition for summer programs and college/university dance programs as well as a multi-dance company audition for professional dance companies in ballet, modern, and contemporary dance.
General Registration/IABD Members - $450 (through December 27, 2016)
General Registration/Non-IABD Members - $575 (through December 27, 2016)
Group Registration/IABD Members - $475 (through December 27, 2016)
Group Registration/Non-IABD Members - $575 (through December 27, 2016)