Anyone who has donated to a peer’s dance production or witnessed this guy generate more than $55,000 to make a potato salad on Kickstarter knows crowdfunding can be an effective way to raise money for just about anything. (Get crowdfunding tips for studio directors here.) Now, Ballet San Jose is depending on it to stay in business. In […]
2012 ACE Award winner Melinda Sullivan is gearing up for a performance this summer in New York City, and she’s using a (highly successful!) Kickstarter campaign to augment her ACE production budget. Check it out, and click here for helpful crowdfunding tips from DT June, 2013.
Collage dance Collective from Memphis, Tennessee, used a crowdfunding campaign with this video to raise $14,028 for new mirrors, barres, a front desk and other necessities of a growing dance studio. Read “Kickstarting Your Dream” for more on this latest method of online fundraising for the digital age.
Crowdfunding has brought a new ease to fundraising. NobleMotion Dance used Kickstarter to fund a new evening-length work, Spitting Ether. Perhaps your studio could use a new set of mirrors; your team needs cash to get to Nationals; or maybe you want to boost your scholarship fund. Hold the bake sale—crowdfunding has arrived. Judging from […]