Two Exciting Events Coming Soon
On Monday, November 28th, we will present
The Evolution of Miss Hill's Legacy,
a panel discussion broadcast via Zoom, moderated by Allen Maniker.
Exploring the many ways in which Martha Hill has influenced present day higher education in dance, panelists will include distinguished chairs and directors of some of the top college dance programs in the U.S.A. today.
On Monday, February 27th, 2023 we will at long last have
The Martha Hill Awards Gala
In person once again at The Manhattan Penthouse!
Our honorees will be Diana Byer and Dianne McIntyre for Lifetime Achievement
and Deborah Damast for Mid-Career
More information for both of these events coming soon
Now in its 21st year, The Martha Hill Dance Fund continues to perpetuate the legacy of a remarkable woman whose influence in the world of dance education and performance knew no bounds. We hope you enjoy reading about her, her work, and the work of the fund.
Check out our Resources Page for info and links to Film, Books, Articles, and more!
THE MARTHA HILL DANCE FUND STANDS IN SOLIDARITY WITH THE BLACK COMMUNITY, WHICH HAS BEEN HEAVILY IMPACTED BY COVID-19 AND BY 400 YEARS OF INJUSTICES IN THIS COUNTRY. GEORGE FLOYD, AHMAUD ARBERY, BREONNA TAYLOR AND COUNTLESS OTHERS, WE SEE YOU. WE PLEDGE TO TAKE ACTION TO MOVE TOWARDS A MORE JUST AND HUMANE WORLD BY AIDING DANCERS OF COLOR IN SUPPORT OF THEIR DANCE CAREERS. WE COMMIT TO CONTINUING TO HONOR THE PROFOUND ACHIEVEMENTS OF BLACK ARTISTS TO THE DANCE FIELD. AND, WE GIVE A DEEP BOW TO THOSE BLACK ARTISTS WHOM WE HAVE HONORED WITH OUR LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AND MID-CAREER AWARDS: DONALD MCKAYLE, MARY HINKSON, SYLVIA WATERS, CAROLYN ADAMS, VIRGINIA JOHNSON, ROBERT GARLAND, FREDERICK EARL MOSLEY, NIGEL CAMPBELL AND CHANEL DA SILVA. WE SEE YOU. WE HEAR YOU. WE HONOR YOU.
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