A CALL TO ARTISTS
For Participation In CHOP SHOP: BODIES OF WORK, 2015
A Contemporary Dance Festival to be presentedFebruary 14 & 15, 2015
at Meydenbauer Theatre, Bellevue, WA
Announcing a call for choreographers/dance companies with contemporary work to be presented at Chop Shop: Bodies of Work, an annual dance festival highlighting the BEST from the greater Pacific Northwest contemporary dance scene and beyond.
Chop Shop is committed to presenting work that is accessible to a wide range of both new and seasoned audiences. In partnership with the Experience Dance Project outreach program, this Festival promotes the art of contemporary dance through experience, education and performance.
Chosen work will perform in both performances (Saturday evening and Sunday matinee.) Artists will also have an opportunity to offer Master Classes on stage during the daytime hours of the Festival.
Now in its EIGTH year, this highly anticipated Eastside event continues with sold out performances and outstanding critical acclaim on both a local and national level. This is a great way to build your visibility and exposure to growing and enthusiastic Eastside audiences. Past participants have included Spectrum Dance Theater, Northwest Dance Project, Joshua Beamish, Whim W'Him, Grand Rapids Ballet, Adam Barruch Dance and Mark Haim, to name only a few.
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION: AUGUST 30th, 2014
Applications accepted online or by hard copy.
Format: DVD or Online Work Sample
Please include (via letter or email) the following information: Name of dance company, address or city of location of company, name of choreographer with brief bio, title of piece, length of piece, number of dancers performing in piece, where piece has previously been performed, and a brief explanation of piece.
c/o Eva Stone, Producer
6816 157th Pl SW
Edmonds, WA 98026
(Please include SASE if you would like your materials returned.)
Work presented will not exceed 10 minutes in length. 'Works in progress' samples permitted but should show at least 75% of the completed piece. Works still in conceptual form will not be considered. Performance and Master Class stipend paid.
Please send any inquires to firstname.lastname@example.org