Dance/USA, the national association for professional dance, presents the Opening Plenary of the Dance/USA 2017 Annual Conference in Kansas City, Missouri livestreaming on the global commons-based peer-produced HowlRound TV network at howlround.tv Thursday, June 8 at 8:30 a.m. PDT (Los Angeles) / 10:30 a.m. CDT (Kansas City) / 11:30 a.m. EDT (New York)

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The Dance/USA Annual Conference is the country’s broadest gathering of dance professionals, offering expertise from industry leaders, enriching professional development, and the tools to move the dance field forward.

The Opening Plenary features keynote speaker Dawn J. Fraser, performer, education, and national speaker. There will also be special guest speaker, Jane Chu, Chairman, National Endowment for the Arts. Learn more about the Opening Plenary speakers here.

This event livestreams from The Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts in Kansas City, Missouri.


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