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For Artists and Arts Organizations

Professional Development Program 2013—14


Professional development training in collaboration with the DeVos Institute of Arts Management at the Kennedy Center.


Read more about the BAM Professional Development Program

For its first multidisciplinary cycle, the BAM PDP program welcomes 10 companies to BAM along with eight DeVos Institute Performers In Transition, individual artists interested in making a transition to arts administration. The program will culminate with four of the Brooklyn based companies, selected by an independent panel, presenting a self-funded production at the BAM Fisher in the fall of 2014 and winter of 2015.

Participating Organizations:

American Opera Projects*
Clubbed Thumb
Cora Dance*
Girl Be Heard
Kate Weare Company*
National Black Theatre
Ripe Time
The Civilians
Vision Into Art
White Wave Dance*

*Performing at the BAM Fisher at end of residency

Participating Performers In Transition:

Janet Charleston (Douglas Dunn & Dancers, Lucinda Childs Dance Company)
Sarah Donnelly (STREB Extreme Action Company, The Metropolitan Opera)
Erma Katrina (Composer, Arranger, Musical Director, Musician)  
Igor Konyukhov (Russian Imperial Ballet, Ballet with a Twist)
Craig Philips (Glimmerglass Opera, New York City Opera)
Brian Simerson (MoMix, Erick Hawkins Dance Company)
Jacinta Vlach (PHILADANCO, Robert Moses’ Kin Dance Company)
Marie Zvosec (Buglisi Dance Theatre, TAKE Dance)