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It is with enthusiasm that JK&A announces that the agency is
planning extensive partnerships in China with festivals,
dance companies throughout the region. The agency’s current tour
China is a 2 month engagement for State Street Ballet performing
production of “Beauty and the Beast” from May-July 2015 in
including Wuhan, Kunshan, Shanghai, Nanjing, Wenzhou, Lishui,
Yichun, Huizhou, Dongguan, Shenzhen, Chongqing, Zhengzhou,
Shenyang, Taiyuan, Handan, Qingdao, Yantai, Weifang, Huhehot,
Changzhou, Taizhou, Zhangjiangang, and Changshu.
Jan 15-19, 2016
New York City
Dance Festival NYC
Sunday, January 17, 2016
The Appel Room
Jazz at Lincoln Center’s
Frederick P. Rose Hall
Time Warner Center, New York City
Applications Accepted for Showcasing Artists for APAP
Priority Deadline: September 1, 2015 / Deadline: October
here for an APAP 2016 Showcase Application
We are currently accepting applications for the Boutique Roster!
Make sure to apply on/before June 20, 2015 to be considered!
for a Boutique Roster Application
Each spring, our agency reviews its roster artists and opens up
applications for participation on its Boutique Roster. This
are enthusiastic about the overwhelming number of qualified
seeking representation by JK&A for the upcoming season.
limit the roster to ensure personalized attention throughout the
So it is recommended to submit materials early.
Next Deadline: Applications for the 2015-2016 Boutique Roster
will be accepted through June 20, 2015.
APAP 2016 Showcases:
JK&A’s 2016 dance showcases will be held on Sunday, January
NYC at Jazz at Lincoln Center featuring Main Roster, Boutique
and selected Guest Artists. This once in a lifetime experience
to be missed!
This past year’s APAP 2015 was a huge success with JK&A. The
produced its APAP showcases as Booking Dance Festival NYC!
It featured 27 different dynamic USA dance companies performing
showcases in a 7-hour dance extravaganza followed by a VIP
It was magical to see such amazing dance in The Appel Room with
square feet of glass windows overlooking Central Park. The
overwhelming, presenter attendance was an all-time record, and
participating artists garnered significant interest from
Dance companies interested in participating in APAP 2016 as a
Artist at JK&A’s APAP showcases, please contact
firstname.lastname@example.org by September 1, 2015 for priority
consideration and October 15, 2015 for the regular deadline. The
showcases will be part of Booking Dance Festival NYC.
JK&A produces international summer dance festivals in
Scotland as a vehicle to showcase dance companies worldwide with
intention of securing participants touring opportunities.
Congratulations to the participating companies in the past five
Booking Dance Festivals! 2015 marks the 7th Annual Booking Dance
Festival Edinburgh and our 8th Booking Dance Festival -
initial festival in Beijing during the Olympics! This year’s
is our Golden Anniversary. We are celebrating having brought
dance companies to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival!
for more information.
Jodi is available to teach/consult throughout the
on an ongoing basis. She recently taught seminars on booking in
and Australia and will be doing extensive outreach in Asia over
next few years.
Jodi Kaplan is currently working on her newest dance film The
Parallel in collaboration with internationally renowned
Lois Greenfield. For more information please visit www.jodikaplan.com
APAP Internship – please apply by November 1, 2015 for APAP
2016. Two options are available:
• APAP Affiliates garner extensive experience during the
Conference and showcases with JK&A. Commitment for the full
internship is two weeks overlapping APAP – January 4-18, 2016
• APAP Showcase interns – A one-day commitment on January
17, 2016 with a preparation meeting the week prior to APAP.
Booking Dance Internships: JK&A has 3-6 month internships
available. Minimum commitment is 10-20 hours per week.
booking available for fall (including the APAP conference),
for summer. Additionally, one ongoing internship in dance film
available. Honorarium Available.
Fall Internship – please apply by August 1st
Spring Internship – please apply by December 1st
Summer Internship – please apply by March 1st
Email resumes/cover letters to email@example.com
Booking Associate: Currently hiring a Booking Associate. This
requires a strong independent worker who is committed to a
dance/arts administration. Responsibilities include booking
domestically and internationally, contract negotiation,
representation, consultation/Ready-To-Book workshop promotion,
office support. Strong interpersonal, organizational and
skills (mac) a must. Opportunity for tremendous growth and
career. Ideal candidate has a love of dance, devotion to detail,
strong work ethic. Salary commensurate with experience. Hiring
per week to start with option for full-time.
Email resumes/cover letters to firstname.lastname@example.org
dance "festival within a festival" at the
Back for our
7th Year in 2015!
will be teaching extended weekend and week-long
workshops to introduce
emerging artists to the business side of the arts
world and help
professional artists get to the next level.
For more details please email
or check back with us this coming fall!
here for sample
*READY TO BOOK consultations
*available for consultations in NYC, nationally,
for more details