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A Little Bit of Mentorship Goes A Long Way!

We’re thrilled that The Gallery will continue to expand this year! Our long-standing infrastructure support program offers many opportunities for both emerging and established artists to improve their business practices so they can grow creatively. The  Gallery’s ‘choose your own adventure’ format allows each artist to tailor the service to… Read the full story

June 22, 2017

You're Invited: The Gallery in Boston

Pentacle Presents The Gallery: Boston April 21-22 @ 8pm The Dance Complex 536 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 01239 Pentacle returns to Boston for its third year with a program of performances by five Gallery artists. The diverse companies performing include Dorcas Roman Dance Theatre (from Los… Read the full story

April 3, 2017

You're Invited: Fiscal Open House

Are you an unincorporated artist or arts administrator? Are you feeling stressed out after receiving your 1099s? Have you misplaced all of your receipts? Are you just wondering how to begin your tax preparation? Pentacle understands! That’s why we’re inviting you to… Read the full story

February 20, 2017

ART: Open Call for Mentors

Pentacle’s Administrative Resource Team (ART) program will be offering comprehensive bundled administrative services to support the artistic development and growth of highly qualified dance artists in New York City. Simultaneously, ART will be conducting a two-year study over the two-year period on the impact of these services. ART’s goal is… Read the full story

October 3, 2016

Close Up: ZviDance

In April, ZviDance was in residence at MASS MoCA, developing ON THE ROAD. The piece will premiere at American Dance Institute (Rockville, MD) on September 9 & 10, 2016 at 8 pm.  Inspired by Jack Kerouac’s novel by the same title, ON THE ROAD is an evening-length, multimedia dance… Read the full story

May 3, 2016

ART: Administrative Resource Team – LOIs DUE 6/20

Pentacle, a leader in providing services for dance artists since 1976, is thrilled to announce our call for LOIs for ART (Administrative Resource Team).  ART will provide 16 dance artists and/or companies with professional assessments of their current artistic and organizational capacity.  Of this group, 8 artists, selected by an independent panel, will over a period of 2 years, receive… Read the full story

April 14, 2016

The Business of Art: We're Hiring!

Pentacle’s Fiscal Services Department is seeking a new part-time fiscal associate! Fiscal Services offers fiscal support for both non-profit companies and unincorporated artists at different stages in their career. This is accomplished through five distinct programs: Unique, Unique Plus, Foundation For Independent Artists, Fiscal Administration, and Working… Read the full story

April 11, 2016

Close Up: BARKIN/SELISSEN PROJECT

Collaborative work is at the heart of BARKIN/SELISSEN PROJECT arising from the diverse backgrounds of Co-Artistic Directors Kyla Barkin and Aaron Selissen. They first connected as dancers performing together in several companies, including Janis Brenner and Dancers, Carolyn Dorfman Dance Company, and Isabel Gotzkowsky and Friends. Read the full story

March 15, 2016

Close Up: Soul Steps

“We bring step everywhere!” remarks Maxine Lyle, founder and artistic director of Soul Steps, a ‘stepping’ company that celebrated its ten year anniversary in 2015 and continues to educate communities about this African-American traditional rhythmic dance technique.  Lyle is eager to teach all types of communities… Read the full story

March 10, 2016

The Business of Art: Upcoming Fiscal Workshop

Join Pentacle’s Director of Fiscal Services, Clarissa Soto at Gibney Dance on April 6th from 6-7:30pm for our FREE workshop on Bookkeeping Systems to Help You Survive an Audit. REGISTER HERE. During this workshop, Pentacle’s Fiscal Services will examine how to best prepare you for your next audit. By reviewing basic accounting… Read the full story

March 10, 2016
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