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Call for Choreographers at 2021 Virtual DUMBO Dance Festival

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Call for Choreographers at 2021 Virtual DUMBO Dance Festival

WHITE WAVE DANCE is proud to present performing artists from around the world for two decades. Be a part of our 20th Anniversary 2021 Virtual DUMBO DANCE FESTIVAL.

WHITE WAVE will be celebrating our 20th Anniversary Virtual DUMBO DANCE FESTIVAL from June 10th-13th, 2021.

The 2021 VIRTUAL DUMBO DANCE FESTIVAL (VDDF) will be a marathon showcase of cutting-edge contemporary dance, featuring both emerging and eminent dancemakers.

We are proud to announce that the 20th anniversary’s VDDF will be presented for the first time with VIRTUAL, include over 70+ companies with 350+ performing artists, reaching an audience of about 4,000 people of all ages.

WHITE WAVE scours the globe in search of today's most innovative dancemakers, both emerging and established, and brings them to one extended weekend to paying extra attention to the new, emerging, and experimental. Dance lovers will experience a veritable cornucopia of the best of contemporary dance. VDDF attracts the very best by providing artists allowing our global audiences to experience, first-hand, the incomparable vitality of the NY & around world Dance scene.

Promo Video: https://vimeo.com/481774060

Deadline: 
01/27/2021

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$50
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MADC's Collective Thread Open Call Submission

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MODArts Dance Collective (MADC) is elated to announce its sixth annual dance festival, Collective Thread, on March 11-13, 2021 7:30 PM via Zoom. The purpose of Collective Thread is to provide a voice and a platform for artistic self-impression to those women/womxn identifying artists of underrepresented ethnic groups within the medium of dance. The goal of Collective Thread is to instill artists with the necessary tools to take on leadership roles in an effort to increase diversity, inclusion, and gender equality in the dance field. 

The 2021 open submission call is November 16 - 11:59 PM EST on January 1, 2021. The artists’ applications will be selected based on the following criteria from a panel of peers in the dance field: 1. The submitted piece and its relevance towards BIPOC. 2. Responses from the submission questions. Artists will be notified by 11:59 PM EST on January 8, 2021. Twelve artists will be chosen to present 5-8 minutes of a dance work on one of the three live stream concerts on March 11-13, 2021. If chosen, artists will sign a letter of agreement to confirm her/their participation in the dance festival by 11:59 PM EST on January 22, 2020. There are no fees to submit. No production fee if chosen. Participating artists will receive an honorarium and exposure through advertising/marketing.

Prize summary: 
A Choreographer honorarium is provided. 
Deadline: 
01/01/2021

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No fee to submit. No production fee if chosen.
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MADC's Move to Change Open Submission Call

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MODArts Dance Collective (MADC) is elated to announce its Third Annual Move to Change Dance Festival on Friday & Saturday, November 6-7, 2020 7:30PM EST virtually through Zoom. Move to Change uses dance as a form of social justice and arts activism through the lens of people of color (POC). The 2020 open submission call is Friday, July 7-Friday, August 21 at 11:59PM EST. No application fee to submit or participation fee. A Choreographer honorarium is provided. 

Prize summary: 
A Choreographer honorarium is provided. 
Deadline: 
08/21/2020

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No application fee or production fee. A Choreographer's honorarium is provided.
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Awakenings & Beginnings International Dance Festival®

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Rubans Rouges Dance® our parent company sponsors "Awakenings & Beginnings International Dance Festival®" that functions as a mainstream and indie dance festival, hosted traditionally in Los Angeles annually at Diavolo Space for the performance in Lincoln Heights near L.A.'s downtown area. We are asking for choreographers to submit their best work in any dance form but primarily contemporary, ballet, modern, dance theatre, performance art theatre, cultural pieces. We are willing to accept and/or consider other works. in other dance disciplines. We accept artists at all levels as long as they are professionals: Emerging; Mid Career; Seasoned & Established. A new portion of our festival also invites amateurs and inspiring artists for performance opportunities in an informal environment for our "Anyone Can Dance Program". We also have a summer edition of the same festival that we often tour in the world. One year we hosted it in Vegas, in 2018 we hsoetd it at the Joan Weill Center for Dance Arts, Ailey's Citigroup Theater in Manhattan, New York. We are open to pre-screen potential applicants for the summer edition as well. Other elements of our "Awakenings & Beginnings International Dance Festival®": Choreographers Dinner; Red Ribbons® VIP Red Carpet Event & Gala; Happenings & Events; informal & Formal Performances; fun on location photo shoot free to participants; and lots more. All performance dates are TBA at this time. If you are chosen for our festival you need to be flexible and keep an open date range between now and June 30, 2020.

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Every year, we present the "Awakening Award®". A presitgious 100% crystal award that is bestowed up an Artist who has contributed greatly to the arts field in the world or is part of the modern dance legacy for our "Foremothers & Fathers of Modern Dance®". Past recipients include: Lois Greenfield, Lori Bellilove and the Isadora Duncan Dance Company. A newer aspect of our festival and our "Awakenings Award®" is that now we offer a competition for performers to win an honorarium (the amount is currently $150.00 awarded to two artists/choreographers) and a "Best Performance - Awakening Award®". This portion of the festival is judged by parties non-affiliated with Rubans Rouges®. The judes change every year.

Deadline: 
04/11/2020

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$35.00
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MADC's Collective Thread Open Call Submission

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MODArts Dance Collective (MADC) is elated to announce its fifth annual dance festival, Collective Thread, on March 13-14, 2020 7:30 PM at The Performance Project @ University Settlement, 184 Eldridge Street (at Rivington), NY, NY 10002. The open submission call for women/womyn identifying choreographers of color is now - 11:59 PM EST on December 21, 2019. For more information and to apply, click here.

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Participating artists will receive free photos and a video of the performance piece, as well as an allocated tech/dress time, four lighting cues, and exposure through advertising/marketing.

Deadline: 
12/21/2019

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$25/application fee; $50/production fee if chosen
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