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Young artist accepted to Joffrey Ballet school summer training program seeking funding.
Young artist accepted to Joffrey Ballet school summer training program seeking funding.
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I am a semi-professional dancer in my third year at the University of Missouri-Kansas City Conservatory of Music and Dance where I am pursuing a BFA in Dance. Along with performing at the University, I have performed with local artists including Owen/Cox Dance Group, Wylliams/Henry Contemporary Dance Company and internationally with MOVE: the company in British Columbia. I have been awarded a full tuition scholarship to the Joffrey Ballet Summer Intensive Program to study ballet and modern dance from July 12th-August 8th. This is a fantastic opportunity for my professional development, but I do not have sufficient funds for housing and basic living expenses (food, transportation, etc.).

http://wylliams-henry.org/dancers/GavinStewart
http://www.movethecompany.com/about/artistic_staff/details/gavin_stewart/
http://owencoxdance.org/company2.htm

Budget includes:

TRANSPORTATION
$300+ for plane ticket roundtrip
$80 Taxi ride to and from airport
$85 Unlimited 30-day Subway pass

ROOM AND BOARD
$250 (approx $60/ week for food over 4 weeks)
$600-$1200+ to sublet an apartment for 1 month

MISC
$120+ for required dance attire
$200 artistic development (i.e. dance performances/master classes/workshops)

Total Projected Costs:

@ highest: $2235
@ lowest: $1435

http://wylliams-henry.org/dancers/GavinStewart
http://www.movethecompany.com/about/artistic_staff/details/gavin_stewart/
http://owencoxdance.org/company2.htm

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