June 2021
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
May 31, 2021 June 1, 2021 June 2, 2021 June 3, 2021 June 4, 2021
June 7, 2021 June 8, 2021

3:30 pm: Welcome Remarks: Peter Askim

4:00 pm: Business & Entrepreneurship with Arts Attorney Brian Goldstein

5:00 pm: Social Media For the Misinformation Age with Jamie Benson

7:30 pm: KEYNOTE: A Performative Rebirth with Seth Parker Woods

9:00 pm: Fellows Late-Night

June 9, 2021

6:00 pm: CCW - Presentation/Discussion with S. Ama Wray and Derek Bermel

7:00 pm: CCW - Introductions

8:00 pm: Telematic Speak(Geek)Easy: Jam Session with Trevor New

June 10, 2021

All day: CCW - Choreographer/Composer pairs meet on their own time

10:00 am: Mentorship: Ashleigh Gordon

12:00 pm: Mentorship: Coachings with Peter Askim

12:00 pm: Mentorship: Elaine Luttrull

4:00 pm: Contracts with Arts Attorney Brian Goldstein

5:00 pm: Pivot & Persist: Project Development Masterclass with Jessica Meyer

7:30 pm: KEYNOTE: Citizen Artistry in Action with Ashleigh Gordon

8:45 pm: POST-KEYNOTE: Q&A with Ashleigh Gordon

June 11, 2021

All day: CCW - Choreographer/Composer pairs meet on their own time

10:30 am: CCW - Alexis/Tashara Rehearsal

12:30 pm: CCW - Cyrian/Henry Rehearsal

2:00 pm: CCW - Megan/Aaron Rehearsal

June 14, 2021 June 15, 2021

All day: Daily Zoom Link

2:00 pm: Festival Fellows in Concert

4:00 pm: Broadening the Lens of American Music Theory with Jeff Scott

5:00 pm: Equitable Programming for Change with Conductor Lina Gonzalez-Granados

7:30 pm: KEYNOTE: Artistry and Activism – NextFest Alumni in conversation with Seth Parker Woods

June 16, 2021

4:00 pm: CCW - Presentation/Discussion with S. Ama Wray and Derek Bermel

5:00 pm: CCW - Rehearsal breakout groups

6:30 pm: CCW - Viewing/feedback

8:00 pm: Telematic Speak(Geek)Easy: Jam Session with Trevor New

June 17, 2021

All day: Daily Zoom Link

12:00 pm: CCW - Cyrian/Henry Rehearsal

12:00 pm: Mentorship: Coachings with Peter Askim

1:00 pm: Mentorship: Jessica Meyer

1:00 pm: Mentorship: Ross Karre

4:00 pm: Beyond Raising Awareness – Arts + Activism with the Center for Artistic Activism

7:30 pm: KEYNOTE PANEL: The Power of Music – Activism Through a Musical Lens with Kelly Hall-Tompkins, Donna Weng Friedman, Ashleigh Gordon, hosted by Peter Askim

9:00 pm: Fellows Late-Night: Trevor New

June 18, 2021

11:00 am: CCW - Alexis/Tashara Rehearsal

1:30 pm: CCW - Megan/Aaron Rehearsal

June 21, 2021 June 22, 2021

All day: Daily Zoom Link

All day: Mentorship: Peter Askim Performance Preparation

12:00 pm: Mentorship: Jessica Meyer

3:00 pm: Interpretation Masterclass with Artistic Director Peter Askim

4:30 pm: Masterclass with Jeff Scott

7:30 pm: KEYNOTE: Arts Citizenship with Gabriela Lena Frank

9:00 pm: Fellows Late-Night: Potions and Planning with Jessica Meyer

June 23, 2021

4:00 pm: CCW - Presentation/Discussion with S. Ama Wray and Derek Bermel

5:00 pm: CCW - Rehearsal breakout groups

6:30 pm: CCW - Viewing/feedback

8:00 pm: Telematic Speak(Geek)Easy: Jam Session with Trevor New

June 24, 2021

All day: Daily Zoom Link

12:00 pm: CCW - Cyrian/Henry Rehearsal

1:00 pm: Masterclass with David Radzynski

4:00 pm: Masterclass with Seth Parker Woods

7:30 pm: Festival Fellows in Concert

June 25, 2021

11:00 am: CCW - Alexis/Tashara Rehearsal

1:30 pm: CCW - Megan/Aaron Rehearsal

June 28, 2021 June 29, 2021

All day: Daily Zoom Link

11:00 am: CCW - Alexis/Tashara Rehearsal

12:00 pm: Mentorship: Coachings with Peter Askim

12:30 pm: CCW - Cyrian/Henry Rehearsal

2:00 pm: CCW - Megan/Aaron Rehearsal

4:00 pm: Stepping with Resonance with Choreographer S. Ama Wray & Composer Derek Bermel

5:00 pm: A Joyful Process with Jonathan Alsberry

7:30 pm: KEYNOTE: The Intersection of Choreography & Film – Darshan Singh Bhuller with S. Ama Wray

9:00 pm: Fellows Open Mic

June 30, 2021

4:00 pm: CCW - Presentation/Discussion with S. Ama Wray and Derek Bermel

5:00 pm: CCW - Rehearsal breakout groups

6:30 pm: CCW - Viewing/feedback

8:00 pm: Telematic Speak(Geek)Easy: Jam Session with Trevor New

July 1, 2021

All day: Daily Zoom Link

All day: Rehearsals and Performance Preparation

4:00 pm: Licensing, Copyright, and Interdisciplinary Collaboration with Arts Attorney Brian Goldstein

5:00 pm: Portals and Possibilities with Karin Fong

7:30 pm: Festival Finale with the Aizuri Quartet, Aaron Jay Kernis, Trevor New, S. Ama Wray, Derek Bermel and the 2021 Composer/Choreographer Workshop

July 2, 2021