Weekly Announcements – September 22 to September 28

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This week: A few reminders from Julia, Master Classes in Technique with Guest Artist Charlotte Boyd-Christensen, 2014 Spring Internship Opportunity, and information on Jacob’s Pillow.



Hello students, faculty and staff – keep your eyes open for guest artists coming to teach in Technique over the next few weeks. We appreciate your feedback on all guests so we can continue to introduce you to new concepts and ideas. Hollie will be coming to visit technique classes the week of September 30 to discuss injury prevention and rehabilitation.
I will be visiting our BFA majors studying abroad in London from September 26 to October 1st. In my absence, please communicate with John Evans, Vice Chair or Anne Marie Francis, Department Administrator.
Best wishes as you dig into your fall semester!

FLU SHOTS – FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 27 from 11am to 2pm in the Soma Center

Hollie Palmisano will be coordinating flu shots for students in the Soma Center. Please bring your RU ID and insurance card.



Students have until September 27th to turn in their Student Handbook signature sheets and Information Forms. Please submit all forms to the Front Office.


Tuesday September 24th

Guest Artist Charlotte Boyd-Christensen will teach Tech E – Manuel’s class

Thursday September 26th

Guest Artist Charlotte Boyd-Christensen will teach Tech D – Randy’s class


Go to the Guest Artists Page for complete information!




Dance Place is seeking college students and recent graduates interested in learning how a thriving dance center operates from the inside out. The experience will enhance participants’ abilities to shape sustainable, creative careers. Interns are selected for specific departments including: technical theater, production, development, arts administration, marketing and youth development. Internships are available with housing provided, or if you are located in the DC area consider the non-housing option!

They are currently accepting applications for the Spring 2014 Internship Program. The internship would begin January 6th and end May 11th. The application deadline is November 22nd, no later than 6pm!

Provided is a link to their website that explains in further detail the positions they have available and how to apply. Please send all applications via email to internships@danceplace.org.



Jacob’s Pillow is home to an extensive archive, with over 5,000 videos available for viewing and hundreds of books and other valuable and timeless resources. The Pillow also has many online resources, including Jacob’s Pillow Dance Interactive, a free, online, video resource in which visitors to the site can view dance clips and information from the 1930s to today.

For more information on Jacob’s Pillow see the Dance Education Resources page or visit Dance Interactive.

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