We support dancers in the process of career transition

Let us introduce the project

Program of individual counseling and coaching

The Dance Career Endowment Fund is launching a call for participation in individual coaching and counseling for all artists from the field of dance, movement theater and circus, for whom the current topic is changing or ending their career.

After the initial consultation, the participants can choose from the range of professional assistance according to their current situation.

You can apply to the programme here.

Our services:

  • Individual coaching 
  • Psychological counseling 
  • Biography consultation 
  • Businnes planning 
  • Legal advice 


  • Jana Bohutínská – coaching
  • Jana Návratová – consultation
  • Michal Andera – business plan
  • Olga Novotná –CV, interview
  • Jana Tomanová – psychology
  • František Vyskočil – copyright law

How can we help

The Fund helps professional performing artists (dancers, mimes, performers, acrobats etc.) cope with personal and professional changes that follow the end of active career in the respective field. We offer information the job market and its opportunities, thus facilitating the boosting of performing artists’ second career

What do we offer

  • up-to-date information on the job market situation, mediation of contacts, retraining etc.
  • individual coaching
  • career and personnel consulting
  • individual psychological consulting
  • legal counselling
  • informative thematic seminars and workshops

  • educative presentations for dance companies and schools

We shall deal with your situation individually and offer you made-to-measure solutions.

Share your story with us. Our job is to help you and we’ll do it with pleasure.

    Supporting us

    The Dance Career Endowment Fund and the project “Strengthening the capacities and professionalization of NFTK services” supported during the period April 2022 – January 2024 by the EEA/Norway Funds 2014-2021 (project number KU-CB2-017).

    Project supported by EEA/Norway Funds



    Jihočeské divadlo

    Jihočeské divadlo

    “There is this sorrow of letting go something that will never repeat itself and with it comes fear and insecurity as to the future. Deep inside, it indeed took me some time to fully accept that my dance career was over.”

    Karel Littera / former principal dancer at the National Theatre Ballet in Brno, later its dramaturge