The Dancers Survival Seminar
The members of April Sellers Dance Collective share practical tips and tools for getting started as a dance maker. , how to garner support for your work including ( working with presenters, developing relationships with press, managing the schedule and budget for your production, and resources for emerging artist)
Formed by April Sellers in 2000, the April Sellers Dance Collective (ASDC) is nationally recognized for their gender-bending, feminist-infused performances. Led by Sellers’ choreography and fueled by community participation, the ASDC’s work has long explored sexual identity (Jousting, 2014 and In Her Place, 2000), queer feminism (Big Baby, 2014 and Double Drag, 2015), and the vulnerability of the body (The V Project, 2007). ASDC celebrates complex expressions of gender and identity in their highly crafted performances.
Proclaimed “Best Dance Performance” in 2015 by City Pages (Minneapolis/St. Paul). Sellers received numerous awards including a Sage Award (2006),