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CGDC MENTEE PROGRAM

This program will create industry connections between CGDC mentors and artists on their path towards becoming a director or choreographer in theatre. Program goals include building networks, developing strategies for career advancement, and expanding knowledge from industry leaders. 

HOW DOES IT WORK?

To become a CGDC mentee, fill out the application form below. You will need to:​

  • Include 2 reference letters from professional directors and/or choreographers

  • Attach your resume

  • Answer a few short form questions

Applications will be processed in rounds, with the facilitation of up to 20 mentor/ mentee connections

  • September 6, 2022 - October 6, 2022 - Applications will be open

  • October 7, 2022 - November 7, 2022 - CGDC will work to facilitate connections

  • November 8, 2022 - January 8, 2023 - Program round 1

 

*If you are a successful applicant, but we do not find you a suitable pairing, your application will be rolled over into the next round.

PROGRAM CRITERIA

  • Professional experience in the industry a plus

  • Credits in the relevant area you are pursuing a plus

  • Strong conflict resolution skills

  • Strong collaborative and teamwork skills

  • Willingness to listen and learn

APPLICATION

Applications are now closed.

WHY I STAND WITH CGDC

Ray Hogg

RAY HOGG

"I support CGDC because it strives to bring equity and opportunity to artists. I have a personal mission to “lift the veil” of secrecy that can sometimes permeate this industry.  I feel nourished by helping young-in-craft artists examine their career paths and develop strategies for success. CGDC is a tangible way for me to help!"

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