Calling all Australian arts managers! Would you like an opportunity to expand your skills and networks in Shanghai? The Australia Council is offering a new professional arts placement opportunity in partnership with Shanghai International Dance Center (SIDC).

Expressions of Interest (EOIs) are now open for arts managers, producers, and production managers to apply for a placement from 1 September – 31 November 2017. Chinese speakers are encouraged to apply.

Shanghai International Dance Center (SIDC)

Location: Shanghai, China

Role: Arts Management

Length of placement: Three months

Dates: 1 September – 31 November 2017

Grant amount: $12,000

Closing date: 16 May 2017

The monumental Shanghai International Dance Center is a multifunctional venue that focuses on dance performance in China. In addition to having a 1,079-seat grand theatre and a 291-seat experimental theatre, the venue is Asia’s first professional dance centre. It is the home of the Shanghai Ballet and the Shanghai Song and Dance Ensemble, as well as the Shanghai Dance School.
The Center is a dedicated venue that brings Shanghai’s four major dance companies together under the same roof. SIDC also hosts local and international artists and companies, as well as providing development opportunities for dance artists under the guidance of renowned choreographers and teachers.The successful applicant will be taking on an arts management role under the mentorship of SIDC’s General Manager.

Visit  Professional Arts Placements, China – Shanghai International Dance Centre | Australia Council for further information.

In 2017 Australia Council is offering professional arts placement opportunities for arts managers, in partnership with dedicated performing arts organisations in China. These placements are intended as opportunities to build international expertise, inter-cultural capability, and international festival experience, foster industry relationships, and develop an understanding of the Chinese arts market. Expressions of Interest (EOIs) are now open for arts managers, producers, and production managers to apply for a Professional Arts Placement at the Shanghai International Dance Centre from 1 Sept – 31 Nov 2017.



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