EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST FOR BLAKDANCE CULTURAL COUNCIL

For over a decade, BlakDance has consistently delivered generative and transformative sector events and has contributed significantly to the development of the small to medium Indigenous dance sector.

BlakDance prioritises independent artists and emerging small to medium companies.

BlakDance works nationally and has a dedicated multiyear program.

 

In 2017, BlakDance worked collaboratively with the Board Directors, Terri Janke and the Elders and Peers of BlakDance to discuss cultural governance;

At the October 17 Cultural Governance Workshop (with the Directors of the BlakDance Board, members of the BlakDance Elders group and the BlakDance Peers group in Redfern NSW);

For this BlakDance meeting Terri Janke and her company was invited to assist the company with discussion about cultural governance.

The BlakDance Board, Elders, Peers and Management affirmed that BlakDance wants cultural governance to be a strong foundation for the organisation and its business and that Indigenous culture and practice i.e. lore/law is demonstrably embedded in the foundations of the governance of the organisation.

BlakDance Cultural Council members are expected to be responsible for the cultural governance of BlakDance in the same way that the BlakDance Board of Directors are responsible for the financial and corporate governance.

 

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Please complete the Expression of Interest below and enter your Bio in the fields indicated.

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Name, contact phone number and email
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Any enquiries can be submitted by email to: admin@blakdance.org.au

Presenter Series Expression of Interest (EOI)

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EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST FOR BOARD DIRECTORS FOR BLAKDANCE AUSTRALIA

BlakDance is the national peak body for Indigenous Dance in Australia. Our membership features independent choreographers and community practitioners.

For over a decade, BlakDance has consistently delivered generative and transformative sector events and has contributed significantly to the development of the small to medium Indigenous dance sector.

Are you passionate about Indigenous Arts and Culture?

Is First Nations Arts and Culture an important part of your life?

Do you want to support and propel our First Nations Arts and Culture by helping our sector to grow and become strong and sustainable?

 

BlakDance is seeking Expressions of Interest for positions on the Board to govern the organisation through an exciting period as outlined in our Strategic Plan 2016 – 2020.

It is highly desirable for potential Directors to have an understanding of contemporary government policy and established business networks. Nominations from across the country; regional and metropolitan area based people are encouraged. The Directors must collectively possess an appropriate understanding of the Indigenous dance sector, and must collectively possess an appropriate balance of expertise, including

but not limited to:

a) experience in financial, regulatory or technical matters; and

b) having cultural or other interests relevant to the oversight of an Indigenous organisation that advocates for Indigenous dance.

 

Please complete the Expression of Interest below and enter your CV and Bio in the fields indicated.

Name *
Name
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Please type your CV here
Please add a short biography here

National Indigenous Dance Forum (NIDF) - Expression of Interest Form (EOI)

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Name
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Dance Artist/Cultural Dancer/Choreographer/Teacher/Presenter/Producer/Other (please specify)
If required
If so how many?
Age ranges.

By submitting this form to attend NIDF you will automatically become a BlakDance member. Thank you!