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Issue 26 / Winter 201126th Gala: A Halloween Thriller
President's MessageCynthia G. Fischer on the evening of the Gala and taking a moment to hear testimonials from dancer-clients
MasqueradeReflections on our 26th Anniversary Jubilee
Meet the Host, Chita RiveraMeet China Rivera, two-time Tony Award winner, recipient of the Kennedy Center honor, member of our National Advisory Board, and the host of this year's Gala
Meet the Rolex Award Presenter, Judith JamisonJudith Jamison is member of Time magazine's 100 Most Influential People and is this year's presenter of the Rolex Dance Award
Meet the Rolex Dance Awardee, Nigel LythgoeNigel Lythgoe is a dancer, choreographer, producer and director, perhaps best known as the co-creator, executive producer, and now panel judge (for the UK version) of So You Think You Can Dance
Motto: Keep MovingVictor Elmaleh is an architect, successful entrepreneur, accomplished athlete, and one of our most dedicated supporters
Decades of DedicationNancy MacMillan has been involved with dance for thirty years, and has served on our Board of Directors and Executive, Finance and Fundraising/Development committees since 2004
Love & Passion: Michele RiggiMichele Riggi is a dancer, teacher, and co-Chair of Winter Heat, our Latin dance benefit
The Honoring of Dance: National Dance MuseumThe National Museum of Dance is the only museum in the US, and one of very few in the world, dedicated exclusively to the art of dance
Words from the Stage: Ron YoungDancer-client Ron Young looks back on his transition and notes that finding a new career is a full-time job
Meet the dancer-clients from the show: Patricia CodyDancer-client Patricia Cody on graduating first in her law school class and an unexpected career path
The Triumph of Will Over Ego: Michael DeanDancer-client Michael Dean, now President and Chief Sustainability Officer at Turner Construction Company, on using skills learned as a dancer to succeed off the stage
Behind the Scenes of the ShowAnne Marie DeAngelo, Performance producer & Director, takes us inside the creative process behind our 26th Gala
On StageMark Stuart, Artistic Director of Mark Stuart Dance Theater, on participating in this year's Gala
At the DinnerBoard member and Auction Chair, Ann Van Ness, on the evening of our 26th Gala
More Treats than Tricks: Halloween Gala FundraiserDancer and volunteer, Natasha Johnson, Esq., on seeing the industry's newest talent share the stage with dance legends
Inside Career Transition For Dancers: Fall to WinterWorkshops and events leading up to our 26th Gala
Programs & ResourcesFind out what we do and why we do it
Issue 25 / Summer 2011The passion issue: What moves you?
Kindling the soul of transitioning dancersAlexander J. Dubé, Executive Director, reflects on dancers' personal journeys
Between shows get together at Sardi's NYCCaitlin Carter, Member of our Board of Directors, shares what inspires her
Fulfilling my dreams in the westJoAnne DiVito, Administrator in our LA office, on her transition and finding fulfillment
Financially supporting dancer-clientsAnn Barry, Founding Director and Grants Administrator, discusses the importance of scholarship and grant awards
Stepping Into Hope & ChangeLauren S. Gordon, Career Counselor in our NY office, shares her philosophy of limitless career development
The beauty of dance & empowering the dance nationsKaylen Ratto, Gala Coordinator and Client Outreach in our NY office, on what moves her
The business of danceDancer Anthony Rue II talks about his new role in the dance community
Finding and wielding your passion and strengthDancer-client Laura Halm on our environment, her convictions, and law school
Creating Winter HeatJanice Becker, Member of our Board of Directors, talks about having fun and her labor of love
Giving back, paying forwardJennifer Garda, former Development Associate in our NY office, shares her passion to fundraise—and dance
Opening heart, expressing soulAnka K. Palitz, Vice President of our Board of Directors, explains why she is dedicated to dancers
Video conversationsFind out what's new in Video conversations
Proud to support our artistsTom Viola, Executive Director of Broadway Cares / Equity Fights Aids, on the sense of commitment within New York's dance community
Career Transition For Dancers abroadLearn about the International Organization of the Transition of Professional Dancers' annual conference
Dancing with passionDana Lutt, Administrative Assistant and Communication Coordinator in our NY office, shares what inspires her
Thank you 2010 donorsPlease take a moment to recognize the contribution of our dedicated supporters
Our programsFind out what we do and why we do it
Issue 24 / Winter 201025th Anniversary Silver Jubilee
25th Anniversary Silver JubileeCelebrating our 25th Anniversary with a sold-out retrospective
President's MessageA reflection on the hard work that goes into making the annual gala a perfect night
Executive Director's MessageServing our organization since 1985
Gala Coordinator/Client Outreach MessageTen years of National Outreach Projects
Program updatesFree services around the country
Media galleryView photos of previous galas, watch video interviews and hear from dancers who have used our services
Video ConversationsRecently added titles
About Career Transition For DancersOther ways to give
Issue 23 / Summer 201025 Years Changing Lives
President's MessageOur 25th Anniversary Jubilee
Anka K. PalitzMeeting challenges
Executive Director's MessageStarting the future in the present
Transition Tales: Karen GiombettiA dancer recollects the inauguration of the organization and talks about her transition from dance to event planning
Mail CallLetters from our clients
HappeningsWorking to help dancers across the country
Issue 22 / Winter 2009America Dances
America DancesCelebrating our 24th Anniversary Jubilee
President's MessageHelping dancers weather the storm
Executive Director's messageCelebrating 25 years of service
Transition tipsHelpful information from New York career counselor, Lauren Gordon
Stepping into hope and changeFull day of seminars April 8, 2010
Mail CallLetters from our clients
Program updatesFree services around the country
About Career Transition For DancersOther ways to give
HappeningsWorking to help dancers across the country
Issue 21 / Summer 2009Online Resources
New Online Resources at careertransition.orgIntroducing Video Career Conversations and an enhanced National Career Network
President's MessageGet connected at careertransition.org
Scholarships nationwide harder to receiveStudents applying for scholarships are finding it harder to solidify funding; a substantial raise is applications at Career Transition For Dancers
Mail callLetters from our clients
Transition Tales: John-Mario SevillaA dancer talks about his transition from dance to art administration and returning to dance while developing a career in education
Spotlight On: Randy DavisRandy talks about his dance career and giving back to dancers and dance students alike
HappeningsA schedule of seminars and events being held across the country
Winter HeatDinner and dancing at the famed Rainbow Room
Rolex @ Sardi'sHosts a gala luncheon to kick-off America Dances - Celebrating our Sparkling Heritage - Broadway, TV, & Film
Issue 20 / Winter 2008On Broadway
On BroadwayCelebrating our 23rd Anniversary Jubilee
President's MessageWarm up with Winter Heat
Mail CallLetters from our Clients
Board ProfileDenise Cobb
HappeningsActivities around the country
Issue 19 / Fall 2008The new careertransition.org
The new face of Career Transition For DancersWhat we learned and what we're doing to better represent our dancer-clients
The new careertransition.orgReaching dancers nationwide and 24/7 with enhanced services
Donate online at careertransition.orgKeeping pace with giving trends
President's messageFinding new ways to better engage dancer-clients and supporters
New online resource directoryMaking our new website, The connection to your future
Career ConversationsIn NYC and LA
Spotlight On: Nina GoldmanHow a Broadway dancer remains a step ahead of the transition curve
New office in ChicagoBlown over with support from the Windy City
Dancers on the Move bulletin goes digitalLet friends know about our new email blast service
About the new Career Transition For DancersHow we believe in the potential of dancers
Issue 18 / Winter 2007Dance Rocks
Dance RocksCelebrating our 22nd Anniversary Jubilee
President's MessageA new look for Career Transition For Dancers
Transition TipsCareer Counselor Lauren Gordon responds to dancers' frequently asked questions
Dancer's Resource FundDancers giving back to the organization that helped them
Sono Osato LuncheonA generous gift enhances the Sono Osato Scholarship Program for Graduate Studies
DonorsSeeking more benefits from giving securities over cash
National Outreach ProjectsIn 2008
Career ConversationsIn NYC and LA
Spotlight OnAmy Lehman, transitioning from ballet to law
Issue 17 / Summer 2007Family Trees
Broadway at Sardi's
Winter Heat
RolexHosts gala luncheon
President's MessageDreams, a look back at how our dreams have helped dancers
Mail CallLetters from our clients
Crossing BoundariesThe National Outreach Project, building a community and new careers for dancers by Career Counselor Paulette Fried
Spotlight OnHans Kriefall, views on passion and pragmatism from a former Broadway dancer
Sanford (Bud) I. WolffIn memoriam
Ann Barry and Bud WolffSetting the foundation for future success
National Outreach Projects
Career ConversationsIn NYC and LA
About usWhat you need to know about Career Transition For Dancers
Scholarship NewsSono Osato increases the Sono Osato Graduate Scholarship Program
Supporters 06
Issue 16 / Winter 2006One World
One WorldCareer Transition For Dancers celebrates its 21st Anniversary Jubilee
President's MessageCareer Transition For Dancers extends far beyond fundamentals
Board ProfileAnka K. Palitz
Confessions of a DancerMichael Blake explores his options as a transitioning Broadway dancer
All AboutCareer Transition For Dancers
Winter Heat
Career Transition For Dancers in Las Vegas
Gala Auction Chair Ann Van NessHosts Pre-Gala Celebration
Funding News
Board of Directors
Support Us Now
National Outreach Projects
Career ConversationsIn NYC and LA
Issue 15 / Summer 2006After the Dancing Stops
After the Dancing StopsBy Stephen Pier
Broadway at Sardi's
Winter Heat
Rolex Hosts Gala Luncheon
President's MessageOur mission
Eddie WestonIn memoriam
Mail CallLetters from our clients
Board ProfileNancy MacMillan
Spotlight OnMichael Byars, transitioning from ballet to law
Supporters 2005
Director of Development's CornerThe need for education
Funding News
Support us nowShare in the future
Happenings
Career Conversations
All AboutCareer Transition For Dancers
Career ConversationsIn NYC and LA
Support and Focus Groups