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"Foundation for...funding, advocacy and awareness building."

Dance/NYC is committed to effective case building grounded in action oriented research. Through research, it guides strategic and responsive policy and fund development and improves management practice. Dance/NYC understands the key role data has in ensuring dance workers and companies are advocated for and that their needs are served at this time. Dance/NYC has published 14 pioneering research reports. Please visit the research library below to access all of Dance/NYC's past research. 

 

On March 17th, Dance/NYC released its Coronavirus Dance Impact Informational Brief and launched the Coronavirus Dance Impact Suvey Part 3.

 

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Research

Coronavirus Dance Impact Information Brief - A Dance Sector in Peril

Coronavirus Dance Impact Information Brief - A Dance Sector in Peril

Prepared by Carrie Blake, Webb Mgmt in collaboration with Dance/NYC staff. 

 
Defining “Small-Budget” Dance Makers in a Changing Dance Ecology

Defining “Small-Budget” Dance Makers in a Changing Dance Ecology

By Carrie Blake, Nelie Jacques, and Dance/NYC    

 
Advancing Immigrants. Dance. Arts.

Advancing Immigrants. Dance. Arts.

By Julie Koo and Mireya Guerra, in collaboration with Dance/NYC's Immigrants. Dance. Arts. Task Force.

 
 
Immigrants. Dance. Arts.: Data on NYC Dance

Immigrants. Dance. Arts.: Data on NYC Dance

By Julie Koo, in collaboration with Dance/NYC's Immigrants. Dance. Arts. Task Force.

 
 
Performing Disability. Dance. Artistry.

Performing Disability. Dance. Artistry.

By Anne Coates, with Jeffrey G. Nolan, and in collaboration with Dance/NYC's Disability. Dance. Artistry. Task Force.

 
 
New York City's Foreign-Born Dance Workforce Demographics

New York City's Foreign-Born Dance Workforce Demographics

By Dance/NYC, DataArts, and Webb Management Services

 
Advancing Fiscally Sponsored Dance Artists & Projects

Advancing Fiscally Sponsored Dance Artists & Projects

By Webb Management Services

 
Advancing Fiscally Sponsored Artists & Art Projects: A Report for the City of New York

Advancing Fiscally Sponsored Artists & Art Projects: A Report for the City of New York

By Webb Management Services

 

Research in the News

Dance in New York is Thriving

Dance Magazine, Courtney Escoyne, October 24, 2016

 

Dance Audiences Are Down in NYC, Study Finds

Wall Street Journal, Pia Catton, October 21, 2016

 

Corporate donations that help sustain dance companies in the city have dropped precipitously

Crain's New York Business, Theresa Agovino, December 11, 2014

 

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