April 3, 2018 - 4:00pm

Empower Yourself: Lead a Successful Life as an Artistic Entrepreneur

Allyson Ditchey, Founder of Connect the Arts
Danforth University Center, Room 276

Allyson Ditchey, founder of a new platform, Connect the Arts (connectthearts.com), will lead an interactive discussion on preparing for a career in the arts.  Topics will cover defining and growing your network, creating your own opportunities, strategies for getting more work and building meaningful connections with your audiences.

April 13, 2018 - 4:00pm

Colloquium Series: Visions of Racial Democracy and Spectacles of Interracial Eros: Black-and-White Duets in the National Ballet of Cuba

Lester Tomé-Assistant Professor of Dance, Smith College
Umrath Hall, Room 140

Upon the advent of the Cuban Revolution and following its reform of race relations, the National Ballet of Cuba sought to transform a dance form until then equated with European culture and white bodies into an artistic expression that reflected t