Dr. Margaret Carlson

Verb Ballets' Producing Artistic Director to attend IABD Conference and Audition

Verb Ballets' Producing Artistic Director, Dr. Margaret Carlson, is attending the 29th Annual International Conference and Festival of Blacks in Dance (IABD) for “Boundless Excellence in Dance,” honoring dance industry trailblazer Robert Battle, Artistic Director of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater. The conference and festival takes place January 25 - 29, 2017 in Dallas, Texas.

Verb Ballets is a member of IABD. More than 700 participants worldwide are expected to attend the 29th Annual International Conference and Festival in Dallas. The conference and festival is filled with master classes, lecture/demonstrations, panels, workshops, performances and auditions. Carlson will be attending the multi-company audition for professionals conducted by the founding and member companies of IABD. Verb Ballets is seeking male and female dancers for the 17-18 season. Read More...

Verb Ballets Director selected for American Dance Abroad US Delegation at Internationale Tanzmesse NRW in Germany

Verb Ballets' Producing Artistic Director, Dr. Margaret Carlson is part of the American Dance Abroad U.S. Delegation attending the Internationale Tanzmesse NRW in Germany from August 31st through September 3rd. She will be working with American Dance Abroad hosting the American Corner booth, which includes fifteen U.S. organizations: Patricia Noworol Dance Theater, Eva Dean Dance, Cleo Parker Robinson Dance, keila cordova dances, Lotus Arts Management, Rioult Dance NY, Verb Ballets, Stefanie Nelson Dancegroup, Christine Bonanza Company, inkBoat, Rosy Simas Danse, , Abraham.In.Motion, LeeSaar The Company!, and The Bang Group. The delegation consists of artists, presenters, and managers representing American dance. Read More...