Business of Dance Workshop with Sara Juli
Sara Juli will give a short lecture on fundraising basics and best practices for artists followed by a Q & A about fundraising, grant-writing, and the business of being an artist. Bring your questions and a way to take notes.
Presented as part of Portland Dance Month
Sara Juli has been creating and performing innovative performance work since 2000, and most recently was the recipient of a prestigious National Dance Project grant. She has been fortunate to tour around the country and world performing her work in venues such as American Dance Festival, Bates Dance Festival, Performance Space 122 (NYC), New York Live Arts, Dance Complex (Boston), Napa Valley Opera House, Artown Reno, 3S Artspace (Portsmouth), SPACE Gallery, TEDxdirigo and many more. Internationally she has performed in The Netherlands, Australia, New Zealand, London, Russia and at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in Scotland. Juli has been a recipient of a Maine Fellowhip for the Performing Arts awarded by the Maine Arts Commission, and a New England Foundation for the Arts’ National Dance Project Touring grant. She is an Advisory Board Member of The Field in NYC and is the Co-Chair of the Bates Dance Festival Advisory Council.