If you or anyone you know from Queens has a performance ready dance piece that is waiting to be seen by the world share this with them ASAP.
The Queensboro Dance Festival is on a mission to shine the spotlight on the dance community in Queens with their second annual show. Their goal is “to strengthen the dance identity in Queens and bring together our local community.” The show will go up October 12-18, 2015 at The Secret Theater in Long Island City.
So if you are a choreographer with a ready-to-show piece and would be even remotely interested in the chance to show of your work and meet and network with other fellow artists, check out the offers and requirements below. Deadline for the Application is Sept. 7th, 2015.
§ Choreographers must live in the borough of Queens (resident address)
§ Dance works must be performance ready, NO works-in-progress
§ Dance works must not exceed 12 minutes
§ Unedited, continuous video of proposed work
§ If accepted, a $50 production fee is due via PayPal
The Queensboro Dance Festival offers participants:
§ 1 tech rehearsal
§ 1-3 performance evenings
§ 1 complementary show ticket
§ Kick-off party to network with fellow Queens dancers, organizations, and local media
§ Opportunity to receive photo and video footage
TO APPLY/MORE INFO, Visit them here.
Keep an eye out for more details about the festival itself! Coming Soon.