Dance

Dance celebrates New York as a global dance capital by supporting the professional dance field in all its diversity. NYSCA encourages the creation of new works and efforts to build audiences across the state. Organizations eligible to apply include: ballet, traditional modern and avant-garde, ethnic, jazz, and historical dance companies; dance service organizations; consortia serving management needs; and collectives of individual choreographers.

Image: Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater in Jessica Lang's EN. Photo by Paul Kolnik.

News & Announcements

Applying to NYSCA? We've created videos to guide you through every stage of the process and each of…

Two Western New York based choreographers have been selected for the Western New York…

NYSCA FY2019 Program Guidelines are now available on all Program Pages. Guidelines outline specific…