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NLAC Awards – Nominations are open!

Call for Nominations
30th Newfoundland and Labrador Arts Council Arts Awards
 

The Newfoundland and Labrador Arts Council (NLAC) would like to inform members of the public that the deadline to submitnominations for the 30th Newfoundland and Labrador Arts Council Arts Awards will be Friday, January 23, 2015.

Please note that this year, the nomination process has changed.

Any member of the public wishing to submit one nomination in one or any number of the six categories need only complete the nomination form available on the NLAC website.  Support material can, but does not have to, be submitted by the nominator. It is strongly recommended that the nominator seek letters of support for the nomination however, which can be submitted at the time of nomination or be forwarded to the NLAC before the nomination deadline by the letter author.

The NLAC will contact nominees requesting support materials.

Members of the public can submit one nomination in each of the following six categories:
BMO Bank of Montreal ARTIST OF THE YEAR; Cox & Palmer ARTS ACHIEVEMENT; Memorial University ARTS IN EDUCATION; CBC EMERGING ARTIST; Fortis Properties Arts HALL OF HONOUR; PATRON OF THE ARTS

Online forms are now interactive for the first time! Please visit www.nlac.ca/forms-nominate.htm for nomination formsalong with additional information on nominations and eligibility.

Nominations close January 23, 2015.

For questions and more information, please contact the Newfoundland and Labrador Arts Council at 726-2212 or toll free 1 (866) 726-2212 (NL only).

Joshua Jamieson
Communications Officer
Newfoundland and Labrador Arts Council
1 Springdale Street
P.O. Box 98
St. John’s, NL  A1C 5H5

Tel: (709) 726-2212
Toll Free: 1(866) 726-2212 (NL only)
Fax:(709) 726-0619

jjamieson@nlac.ca

What is DanceNL?

Bringing the Dance Community Together

DanceNL is Newfoundland and Labrador's sectoral dance association. Our mandate to preserve, promote and support all forms of dance and dance activity throughout the province.

Featured Project

NL Moves: Salsa with Stacy Fowler

When: Saturday, December 6th, 7pm – 9pm

Where: St. Patrick’s Parish Hall, Tilting, NL

Admission: $5 (FREE for DanceNL members)

DanceNL is proud to present this NL Moves workshop: Salsa with Stacy Fowler

The workshop will focus on the basics of salsa dancing, and participants will learn the steps individually, and then how to dance with a partner.

Stacy Fowler will be leading this workshop, produced by DanceNL in partnership with Fogo Island Arts. All are welcome to participate, and admission is $5. Dancers should wear comfortable clothing and socks or dance shoes.

NL Moves is a monthly workshop series by DanceNL designed to expose the general public to many different dance genres while promoting wellness and physical activity. NL Moves workshops are led by DanceNL members and highlight some of the amazing work and skills of the dancers and movers of the province.

DanceNL is Newfoundland and Labrador’s first sectoral dance association. DanceNL’s mandate is “to preserve, promote and support all forms of dance and dance activities throughout the province.” Formed in 2009, DanceNL is working towards forging connections between dance professionals and enthusiasts across Newfoundland and Labrador, generating relevant programs and initiatives and promoting and gaining recognition for the province’s rich, varied and vibrant dance scene.

Stacy Fowler has a background in Flamenco, Jazz, Belly Dance and Hip-Hop with a passion for Latin Dance. She has danced and performed for over 10 years, specializing in Latin style. Stacy travels yearly to Cuba to enhance her knowledge base and expertise.

For more information please contact:

Sharon King-Campbell

Project Administrator, DanceNL

709-743-4130

info@dancenl.ca

Featured Member

Stacy Fowler

Stacy Fowler has a background in Flamenco, Jazz, Belly Dance and Hip-Hop with a passion for Latin dance. She has danced and performed for over 10 years specializing in Latin style. Stacy travels yearly to Cuba to enhance her knowledge base and expertise.

Stacy started Bailamos St. John's, a Latin dance company, in 2012 and is a volunteer instructor with Salsa in St. John's. In November 2013, she became a certified Zumba instructor.

Bailamos St. John's offers classes in Latin dance and Zumba fitness as well as private lessons and packages available for private parties and events.

Stacy is teaching a workshop in salsa on Fogo Island as part of DanceNL's NL Moves workshop series - check it out here: http://dancenl.ca/projects/nl-moves-salsa-with-stacy-fowler/