Posts Tagged "Social Media"

(265) Welcoming 2022, with Rebecca and Michael

Posted by on 01.11.2022 Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Google Podcasts | Spotify | RSS It’s 2022 and COD is back! We are ushering in the new year by celebrating some of the great things that friends of the pod have been up to recently, discussing the complexity surrounding dancer promotions, and how the change in the social media landscape in the past few years is affecting content that dancers and companies are putting out. Plus, we tease next week’s guest. We have lots of exciting things coming your way this year, so thank you for tuning in and...

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BONUS: Livestream the Vail Dance Festival on August 9, 2021 with Kate Penner

Posted by on 08.04.2021 Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Google Podcasts | Spotify | RSS Today we are joined by Kate Penner, social media manager for the Vail Dance Festival. Kate tells us how her role has evolved since her first year at the festival, how the marketing team works with photographers and videographers, and we delve into how rights and permissions work. Then she announces that the NOW Premieres performance on August 9th will be available to livestream for FREE on Vail Dance Festival’s YouTube channel. Be sure to follow VDF on social...

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(115) Harper Watters, Houston Ballet Soloist

Posted by on 11.12.2018 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Google Podcasts | Spotify | RSS This week on Conversations On Dance, we spoke with Houston Ballet soloist Harper Watters. Though Harper’s talents led to prominent roles with the Houston Ballet and two promotions, he gained attention both within the dance community and in pop culture at large, in viral videos of himself dancing in towering pink heels. We talk to Harper about how he has leveraged his social media stardom into creating a platform where he can promote inclusivity in the d

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Introducing The ‘Conversations on Dance’ Mail Bag

Posted by on 09.20.2016

On June 26th, I embarked on an exciting new adventure with my colleague and close friend, Michael Sean Breeden.  As dancers with Miami City Ballet, we often conduct pre-performance talks before a show to give audiences an inside look into the ballets they will be seeing that evening.  It is something we have always enjoyed, so we came up with an idea to expand upon the concept.  So the ‘Conversations on Dance‘ podcast was born.  Through this platform we bring listeners content on all things ballet, to connect audiences with our world, and conduct interviews with ballet’s best and brightest. Since it’s conception, we have published 13 weeks...

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