More news on Bill T. Jones and DTW
The NY TIMES has more info on the proposed Bill T. Jones/DTW merger:
Ms. Sholler said that she and Ms. Davidson had several “organic” conversations about possible partnerships among arts groups. Then last year Mr. Jones’s company, through its participation in an EmcArts program that helps arts groups find new ways of working, was formally paired with Dance Theater Workshop to explore the feasibility of a strategic partnership in which they would share the Chelsea space. The two organizations are now working with the Nonprofit Finance Fund, which helps strengthen nonprofit groups, to develop a financial model for the merger and to determine its viability.
Let’s hear it for new models – this could really turn out to be very interesting.
Read the full article here.