focused discussion groups for members

Member e-Groups

Students at Launch Leeds 2013. Photo: Sara Teresa

Students at Launch Leeds 2013. Photo: Sara Teresa

One Dance UK runs several e-groups meant to facilitate discussions between members with specific interests:

 

Independent Dance Artists

The Independent Dance Artists Network is an email list facilitated by One Dance UK. It is aimed at dance artists who are not in receipt of ongoing funding to make, perform or stage work, or are not employed on a full time basis by a dance company.

Why join?

Network members receive alerts about upcoming auditions, funding and residency opportunities before they’re posted to social media. The network is also a great way for dancers to share information and advice with other members.

How can I join?

All independent artists who are members of One Dance UK are welcome to join the network. Please email info@onedanceuk.org if you would like to join.

Healthier Dancer Programme Network

The Healthier Dancer Programme Network helps the UK’s dance community share and discuss the latest developments, information, resources and best practice in dancers’ health and performance, dance medicine and science.

Why join?

Network members receive alerts about upcoming conferences, research opportunities and anything that would be of interest in the name of preventing injury and enhancing the performance of dancers. The network is also a great way for dancers and health practitioners to share information and advice with other members.

How can I join?

If you are a member of One Dance UK or work for one of our corporate members please contact the Healthier Dancer Programme Manager on hdp@onedanceuk.org if you would like to join.

Dance Fundraising Network

Managed and led by the One Dance UK Development team, the Dance Fundraising Network is for professionals and independent artists to share and disseminate fundraising ideas, advice and opportunities.

The network provides an opportunity for members to share news, knowledge and expertise in order to enhance fundraising within the dance sector. Members are encouraged to share their knowledge and experience in fundraising within the network and help us maintain good standards of professional practice.

How can I be involved with this network?

All members of One Dance UK especially professional fundraisers are welcome to join the network. Join the network now.

National Choreographers Forum

The National Choreographers Forum (NCF) is a network for professional choreographers and others who are committed to raising the profile of choreography. It welcomes members working in all contexts including theatre, film, opera, community, musicals and trade shows and in commissioned, commercial and independent situations.

Why join?

NCF is a means by which choreographers can be the first to hear about relevant opportunities and events, contribute to debate and discussion, air views, and ask questions, all by email.

How can I join?

All members of One Dance UK are welcome to join the network. Please email tomorr.kokona@onedanceuk.org if you would like to join.

National Dance Communications Forum

The National Dance Communications Forum (NDCF) is a networking facility for people working in Dance Press and Public Relations. The forum provides an opportunity for staff of member companies to share advice, knowledge and expertise in order to enhance individual roles and promote the dance sector as a whole. The group encourages members to utilise the knowledge that exists within the group and promotes good standards of professional practice.

How can I join?

For further information about the NDCF or if you are interested in joining, please contact us on info@onedanceuk.org or call 020 7713 0730.

Dance Managers Group

The Dance Managers Group (DMG) is a communication network for professional dance managers. Its overarching mission is to further the development of dance and its audiences.

Why join?

The group provides a forum for managers to network and share information about good practice in the management of dance. Group members receive timely updates about advocacy efforts, conferences and CPD opportunities.

How can I join?

Membership is open to managers of small and middle scale dance companies who are members of One Dance UK. Please email info@onedanceuk.org if you are interested in joining the group.