This summer In-Sight Dance Company
is curating two dance festivals within our Queens Community. Our goal for these festivals is to bring a diverse array of high quality dance to our community while giving dance companies and artists an opportunity to perform for new audiences. In-Sight Dance will be curating the dance portion of the Queens Fringe Festival on May 9-15
. In-Sight Dance will also host its annual Suite Summer Festival on July 28-31
. Both festivals are held at The Secret Theatre in Long Island City, New York. We encourage dancers of all genres to enter submissions.
Below are the details regarding the festivals. Included are specs for the performance space and the application guidelines. We ask that you e-mail the application information to us at firstname.lastname@example.org
. The application deadline is March 31st.
All applicants will be notified by April 9th.
All pieces submitted should be no longer than 8 minutes. Solo pieces should be no longer than 4 minutes. Those submitting to the Queens Fringe Festival should be available for May 9th, May 15th AND either May 10th or 11th. Those submitting to the Suite Summer Festival should be available July 27th to July 31st. Performance artists are encouraged to apply to the Queens Fringe Festival.
Please submit the following information to email@example.com
Artist Name/Company Name:
Contact Name (if different):
Contact phone number:
Contact E-mail address:
Preferred method of communication (Phone or E-mail):
Name of Piece:
Length of Piece (max 8 min.; 4 min for solos):
Number of Dancers:
Brief description of piece:
Brief Company Bio or Artist Bio (75 words max):
Work Sample (Please include a link to a video of the work online. A clear performance or rehearsal video of the submitted piece is acceptable. You may also attach a video file to your submission e-mail. No montages or reels please.):
Preferred Festival (Please choose one. If you are interested in both festivals, please let us know your preference.):
Secret Theatre Specs:
Address: 44-02 23rd Street, Long Island City, NY 11101
Lit dance space: 15′ deep x 25′ wide
Sprung floor with laid marley
75 seat house.
Basic lighting will be available for these performances. (Basic washes, no specials)
There is a dressing room where the dancers can prepare.
* For more information on the performance space, “The Big” at the Secret Theatre, please visit: http://www.secrettheatre.com/facilities.html
For more information on the Queens Fringe Festival and In-Sight Dance Company's Suite Summer Festival, please visit: http://www.insightdance.org/insightsummer2011festivalapp/