Comings & Goings
Royal New Zealand Ballet artistic director Patricia Parker He will retire from the company in March. Former artistic director of The Australian Ballet David McAllister will step in as interim artistic director on March 6.
Brooklyn Academy of Music artistic director David Binder will step down in July. He will serve as a consultant through January 2024 while the search for his replacement is under way.
The Shed founding artistic director Alex Boots is no longer the venue’s chief executive.
Mariana Zschoerper has been appointed artistic director of San Jose Dance Theatre. Augusto Silva has been promoted to an artistic associate.
Maria Konrad has been named director of Nashville Ballet 2, beginning full time in August.
Meredith Sutton has been named interim director of the Dance Presenting Series at the Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago.
Madison Ballet artistic director Ja’ Malik has additionally been named interim executive director following the departure of CEO Jonathan Solari.
National Dance Institute executive director Juan Jose Escalante He will join Miami City Ballet as Executive Director beginning February 6.
Matt Cook has been named executive director of Blue13 Dance Company.
Ananya Dance Theater managing director Gary Peterson will retire at the end of October. He will be successful by managing director Jennifer Ward and operations manager Hadiya Shirewho began with the organization in January.
Jared Angle will retire from New York City Ballet at the conclusion of its winter season, giving his final performance February 4. He will join Royal Danish Ballet as a ballet master. Fellow NYCB principal Harrison Ball He will give his final performance with the company on April 30.
Oregon Ballet Theater principal Xuan Cheng Will depart the company to join Hong Kong Ballet as a principal dancer and ballet mistress. Her final performance is scheduled for February 25.
Awards & Honors
Ayodele Casel, Ayako Kato, Noemí Segarra Ramírez, devynn emory and Anthony Hunter are among the 2023 United States Artists Fellows, which includes a $50,000 unrestricted grant.
Kayla Hamilton, Christopher Nuñez, Margaret Ogas, Valerie Oliveiro, Mx Oops, Kendra J. Ross, Joseph Tran and Anh Vo are among the 2023 Jerome Hill Artist Fellows. Each will receive $50,000 over two years.
Miguel Gutierrez has been named the New York Live Arts 2023–2024 Randjelović/Stryker Resident Commissioned Artist.
Solo Badolo and Jacob Bamogo, Stefanie Batten Bland, Sidra Bell and Immanuel Wilkins, Yanira Castro, Ximena Garnica and Shige Moriya, Laurel Lawson and Sydney Skybetter, Yvonne Meyer, Rashaun Mitchell and Silas Riener, Promsodun Ok, Jasmine Orpilla and Mariana Valencia are among the recipients of the 2023 Creative Capital “Wild Futures: Art, Culture, Impact” Awards, which grant up to $50,000 in direct project funding.
Diana Byer and Dianne McIntyre will receive Lifetime Achievement Awards and Deborah Damast the Mid-Career Award from the Martha Hill Dance Fund on February 27 ceremony.
Chita Rivera Signature Theatre’s 2023 Stephen Sondheim Award will be received in a ceremony on April 3.
Josh Prince received the 2022 Joe A. Callaway Award for excellence in choreography for his work on Trevor: The Musical.
KJ Takahashi received New York City Ballet’s annual Janice Levin Dancer Award.
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