2 Workshops for Artists

January 13, 2011

2 Upcoming Business Center Workshops for Artists!


Saturday, February 5, 2011, 10 am - 12 pm (Note: NEW DATE)

Mead Theatre Lab at Flashpoint
916 G Street, NW Washington, DC 20001

Are you a small business owner struggling to figure out how to file your taxes? Do you have piles of tax forms from your freelance work? Join CuDC and Certified Public Accountant Brian Davis to learn how to better manage tax season.

This workshop will focus on navigating tax forms, saving on your tax payments and exploring simple tricks to plan for tax time all year long. Don’t miss this chance to ask all your questions about filing your 2010 taxes and learn ways that you can be prepared for 2011.

  • 1099, Schedule C, traditional IRA…what forms do individual artists need to fill out?
  • What can you write off? How should you document expenses?
  • How does filing your taxes effect your ability to qualify for affordable artist housing?*
  • How can you plan for tax time all year?

RSVP online by Friday, February 4, 2011

Red Circle Members            FREE             E-mail redcircle@culturaldc.org

Non-Members                     $20.00           Register Online at http://www.flashpointdc.org/business_center/workshop_schedule.html


Ever wondered how to best present yourself for an interview or an audition? Join costume designer Deb Sivigny for DRESS FOR SUCCESS: THE ART OF DRESSING FOR AUDITIONS AND INTERVIEWS on Wednesday, February 9th from 6 – 8 p.m. at Source to learn tips of the trade.

Deb works for Stacy London’s Style for Hire helping clients to select body-appropriate clothing. In addition, she teaches courses in costume design and history for Georgetown University’s program in Theatre and Performance Studies, as well as managing the program’s costume shop.

Tickets are now available online.  Location: Source, 1835 14th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20009

The event is free for active Red Circle members and $30 for non-members. Red Circle members should RSVP to redcircle@culturaldc.org. Non-members must purchase tickets online.

Contact Kate Judson, Program Coordinator, for more information.