Updates as of January 17, 2022

Standard Recommendations and Dance Field Scenarios have been updated to reflect new guidance from federal, state, and local sources, including government mandates. Also indicated are best practices for the dance field to advance equitable and accessible implementation of additional health and safety measures for vaccination, testing, masking, and distancing. News & Updates and General SummaryContinue reading “Updates as of January 17, 2022”

Updates as of September 17, 2021

A Vaccines page has been added with resources and information about the COVID-19 vaccines, vaccine mandates, and how to get vaccinated in New York City. Inform your decision making regarding vaccine policy with resources from the Performing Arts Org Vax Policy Database, which includes examples of vaccine policies from performing arts organizations across the country. YouContinue reading “Updates as of September 17, 2021”

Updates as of September 9, 2021

Standard Recommendations and all Dance Field Scenarios have been updated to reflect new Key to NYC vaccination and safety guidance. Vaccination resources and Key to NYC information have been added to the Resources page. Dance/NYC will host a Field-Wide Call TODAY, Thursday September 9th from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. to address the Key toContinue reading “Updates as of September 9, 2021”

Updates as of July 14, 2021

As per Governor Cuomo’s June 15 announcement, New York State’s COVID-19 Restrictions and New York Forward Industry Guidance has been lifted across many commercial settings. Due to this lift of NYS COVID-19 Restrictions and New York Forward Industry Guidance, we’ve made changes to the Standard Recommendations, Dance Field Scenarios, FAQ Page, and Posters/Templates pages. Guidance that isContinue reading “Updates as of July 14, 2021”

Updates as of May 28, 2021

We’ve updated our Standard Recommendations, Dance Field Scenarios, and FAQ Page to reflect changes in guidance as of May 19th regarding capacity limits for most businesses in New York, and New York’s adoption of CDC guidance for fully vaccinated people around masks and social distancing.

Updates as of 5/5

We’ve updated our Standard Recommendations, and Dance Field Scenarios for Performance Venues and Dance Presenters/Performance Venues to reflect New York State Department of Health Interim Guidance for Small and Medium Scale Performing Arts & Entertainment.  We’ve also updated our Standard Recommendations, Dance Field Scenarios, and FAQ page to reflect updates to the NYS Department of Health Travel Advisory. Additionally, we have added to our list of Resources.

Updates as of April 28, 2021

We’ve updated our Resources with new resources under Government, COVID-19, Advocacy, Government Outreach; Surveys, Petitions and Open Letters; Mental Health; Financial Support, General Support, Financial Resources for Independent Artists; Event Management; Additional, Additional Resources For Independent Artists, and we added the new Additional Resources for Undocumented Artists section.

Updates as of April 19, 2021

We’ve updated our Resources with new resources under Surveys, Dance Field Engagement, Financial Resources for BIPOC/Undocumented/LGBTQIA+ Communities, Additional Resources for Arts Organizations, and Additional Resources for Individual Artists. We have also added the Dance/NYC Field-Wide Call Session with Pavan Thimmaiah on De-escalation Techniques and Inspections to the Dance Studio Managers Scenario page and the ResourcesContinue reading “Updates as of April 19, 2021”