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A call to action to celebrate and elevate the power and essentialness of women’s voices in domestic and international cultural preservation, evolution and social change. A six month US State Department Cultural Exchange program partnering with Katha Ghera from Nepal.


Carolyn Dorfman Dance is seeking diverse women dance artists to join us for a six-month, multi-faceted exchange with Katha Ghera, a women theatre collective, from Kathmandu, Nepal. This project is supported by Communities Connecting Heritage (CCH) a world learning program funded by the US Department of State.

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We’re seeking women dance artists (ages 18- 25, especially women of color, LGBTQ, various religions) to participate in the project (February-July 2020), including a two-week in-person cultural exchange featuring workshops, creation and performances across New Jersey and New York City in June 2020.

Selection Process:

Participants will be selected through an on-line application (see link below). Selected applicants will be interviewed before final decision. You will be notified no later than December 23, 2019 via email.

APPLICATION DEADLINE:  December 18, 2019. 

For More Information:  Contact us at or call our office at 908-687-8855

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