on the MOVE is a FREE professional development event for graduating students and emerging dance artists of all genres. We welcome you into the professional community with lively panels, workshops and networking activities. Success, in the business of dance, will extend beyond what you’ve learned in-studio. Let us give you the advantage so that you can make an inspired leap into the profession. It's everything you need to know to get the edge in your dance career!

OTM Winnipege Schedule:
9:30 - 10:00 am Check-in - RWB Lobby (light snacks)

10:00 - 10:55 am Injury prevention & care
Katie Zwingerman, Physiotherapist, RWB

11:00 -11:55 am Networking Session
Stephen Sim

12:00-1:00 pm Hip Hop masterclass
Genie Baffoe (dancewgenie.com)

1:00-1:30 pm Lunch provided

1:30-2:25 pm Mindfulness workshop
Keith Macpherson - (Singer/Songwriter/Author/Life Coach)

2:30- 3:30 pm The Highs/lows and In-betweens
Panel discussion with working performing arts professionals
Dammecia Hall, Tryell Witherspoon, Jaime Vargas - RWB

3:30-4:45 pm Grant-writing 101
Gerry Atwell (Grant Writing Professional) and Cathleen Enns (Manitoba Arts Council)

4:45-5:45 pm Mental Health Literacy for Artists
Jón Olafson (Clinical Therapist)

Schedule subject to change; all sessions and meals are FREE!
Registration Closes April 12th