Tuesday, October 9, 2018
Gallim HAPPY HOUR featuring Juan Jose Escalante
NEW Gallim discussion series
featuring Juan Jose Escalante
Tuesday, October 9th | 5:30-7PM
Get in the studio for Gallim's October Happy Hour event with Juan Jose Escalante of the Jose Limon Dance Foundation, who will take a seat with Artistic Director Andrea Miller and (fingers crossed) share juicy life stories. Come with questions and stay for wine!
HAPPY HOUR (New Program):
Toast the end of the work day at Gallim! Catch up on the latest in the dance world with a glass of wine and your hosts, Artistic Director Andrea Miller and the Gallim dancers. This series of interviews will delve into the field, life as an artist, and the perspectives of today’s top influencers.
Stay tuned for more Happy Hour with Dance Theatre of Harlem's Virginia Johnson, Pamela Tatge of Jacob's Pillow, Larry Keigwin of Keigwin + Company, and more!
No RSVP required.
Tuesday, October 9th | 5:30-7pm| 520 Clinton Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11238 | FREE
About Juan Jose Escalante
Executive Director of the José Limón Dance Foundation
Juan José Escalante, Executive Director, joined the José Limón Dance Foundation in 2013 and came to the organization with an impressive nonprofit management background from New York City Ballet, where he worked as an Associate Director of Finance and Miami City Ballet as the Development Manager and human resources director, and Ballet Florida, where he served as Executive Director from 2001 to 2004. He also led the Orlando Ballet from 2009 to 2011 as their Executive Director. Mr. Escalante holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration and a Master’s Degree in Global Management. He has chaired the national committee for small and medium companies for DanceUSA, and the Cultural Executive’s Committee for the Palm Beach County Cultural Council. Mr. Escalante was appointed Executive Director of the José Limón Dance Foundation on January 1st, 2014 and currently serves on the Board of Dance/NYC.
520 Clinton Ave
Brooklyn, NY, 11238
October 9, 2018: 5:30pm