Member Workshops

This is a partial list of all the workshop recordings available to all members with new live (virtual) workshops offered bi-monthly. For immediate free access to recorded workshops, become an ACA member today.

  • To Be or Not to Be Not-for-Profit: aka Gain Funding / Lose Ownership; Create Legacy / File Paperwork.
    Presented by: the Arts & Business Council of Greater Boston (sponsored by Nimble Arts)
  • Social Media Strategies for Artists
    Presented by: Shenea Stiletto and Kim Campbell
  • Auditioning: The View from the Other Side of the Table
    Presented by: Serenity Smith Forchion (co-founder NECCA & Nimble Arts)Panelists: Michael Lanphear: AIDA Cruises. Gypsy Snider: Co- founder of The 7 Fingers. Michael LaFleur: (Dragone, Disney, Universal, Cirque Du Soleil/Las Vegas, etc); Elena Day (NECCA, Cirque du Soleil)
  • ACA & AYCO/ACE joint workshop: Let’s Talk About Insurance
    Presented by: Carlo Pellegrini: AYCO/ACE Board Secretary; Chair – AYCO/ACE Insurance Advisory Committee. Pedro Reis: ACA Insurance Committee Chair Steve Beatty: Insurance expert for the performing arts
  • Riggers & Aerialists: Safe Dancer / Mutual Trust (A discussion with circus professionals)
    Presented by: Andy Schmitz and Ginger Griep-Ruiz
  • Employment Safety for First of Mays (A discussion with circus professionals)
    Presented by: Polly Solomon (founder Young Adult Circus Arts Mentor Project YACAMP) and Elsie Smith (founder New England Center for Circus Arts and Nimble Arts)
  • Returning to Play (A discussion with circus professionals)
    Presented by: Aloysia Gavre (founder Cirque School LA and Troupe Vertigo, formerly with Cirque du Soleil, Cirque Mechanics) Share stories and ask questions of artists whose resumes include Cirque du Soleil, Troupe Vertigo, Midnight Circus, Absinthe, Cirque Mechanics, Universoul Circus, and more.

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