CALL OUT FOR HEAD OF IMPACT AND COMMUNICATION The charity AWA DANCE (Advancing Women’s Aspirations with Dance) charity is looking for a Head of Impact and Communications. The successful applicant will be involved in the administration, project management and developing communication channels to support the charity's team create a higher level of visibility and impact. You do not have to come from a dance background or have any experience working in dance to apply. We particularly encourage applicants from disabled people, people from black, Asian and minority ethnic backgrounds, and people who identify as LGBTQ+ (Including non-binary or any (non) gender identity).
2020 AWA DANCE: MENTORSHIP CALLOUT In celebration of International Dance Day, AWA DANCE (Advancing Women’s Aspirations with Dance) is putting a call out to women everywhere, at any stage in their career, to take advantage of the charity’s first mentorship programme. We’re looking to partner four women to one of four industry professionals to offer each one a mentorship. Our mentors are:Avatâra Ayuso, Anna Watkins, Seeta Patel, and Shelly Maxwell. There are three mentoring sessions (run online or in person) in total and are free of charge. This program is for you to develop your leadership skills and creative craft, in order for you to take the next steps towards your aspirations and goals. The program will run from June to November. We’re looking for four dedicated, passionate, and creative women to take agency over their lives and careers to be recipients of this rare opportunity. If you feel you are in the critical stage in your life where you need leadership and artistic guidance, submit the application here
LET'S FIGHT COVID-19! In unprecedented times such as these, when social distancing and isolation are required, we believe it is our civic duty to bring the community together, in a creative and inspiring way. This is why the AVA DANCE COMPANYand the charity AWA DANCE have joined forces to share with you a calendar of events, activities, reading and sessions to bring us together and see us through this turbulent time and to keep your artistry, bodies, and spirits alive! We hope there will be something for everyone to “drop in” on to and take advantage of all the physical, visual and audio resources we have prepared for all of us! Let's be bridges for each other. Spread the word and let's go through this together! WHEN: Mondays, Tuesdays and Saturdays until June HOW IT WORKS: follow us on our social media channels inawadance and avadancecompany Open AVA DANCE COMPANY Instagram live streaming at the allocated time (also in facebook) all sessions will be available for 24h after the class SCHEDULE Mondays: Ballet Barre with Avatâra Ayuso 10.30am UK time Tuesdays: Avatâra Ayuso in conversation with ......A selection of renown dance artists 3.30pm UK time Saturdays: Core training class with Chloe Hillyar * If you enjoy our classes, you can donate any thing you can/want to AVA DANCE COMPANY or the charity AWA DANCE * All our teachers are long standing professionals andcertified in their fields. *Our tutors take no responsibility for any personal loss or injury caused whilst participating in this class / exercise