2019 Application for
Performance at Dance Co-op
Dance Co-op 2019
The Performance at Dance Co-op, presented by Big Rig Dance Collective, will take place at 7:30 pm on Saturday, August 3, 2019 at the University of Texas at Arlington's Studio Theatre - Fine Arts Building North, Room 137. Selected applicants will present their work once in a black box theatre environment with minimal lighting.
Application Deadline: Application, work samples, dance image(s) music file, technical notes, and application fees must be received by 10 pm on May 1, 2019. Artists will be notified of acceptance by May 15, 2019.
Fee: An application fee of $15 must be paid through PayPal for each submitted piece. Payments may be made below.
Who can apply? Choreographers and performers must be 18 and older. Selected choreographers and performers are highly encouraged to participate in classes at Dance Co-op.
Time Limit: Proposed works should be between 4-10 minutes in length. Excerpts of longer works may be considered.
Genre: To support BRDC’s mission of bringing experimental and contemporary dance works to diverse Texas audiences, dance genres of post-modern, contemporary, and dance theatre will be considered. Only live works will be considered (while we love multi-media, we have no video performance capability).
Payment: Applicants whose work is accepted will not receive compensation. Venue, lighting, and marketing will be provided free of charge. Selected choreographers and their performers will also receive a FREE single-class pass for BRDC’s 2018 Dance Co-op (one-time use).
Video/Photo: Performance photos and video will be available for purchase for one week post-performance.
Performance: The Performance at Dance Co-op is presented as part of our 3-day intensive and provides our students with the opportunity to experience professional dance works that can reflect physical and conceptual investigations from Dance Co-op. To learn more about the intensive, click here. The performance is open to the public at $5/person.
Past Presenting Artists and Master Teachers: Jen Mabus, Elisa De La Rosa, Sarah Matzke, Brittany Thetford Deveau, Sophia Rog, Jose Zamora and Jasmine Morris (CholoRock), Joshua Peugh and Alex Karigan Farrior (Dark Circles Contemporary Dance), Erica Gionfriddo and Curtis Uhlemann (ARCOS Dance), Jordan Fuchs, Erin Reck (Recked Productions), Danielle Georgiou (DGDG), Susan Douglas Roberts (wild goose chase dance), Christie Nelson (Grid DanceTheatre), Kiera Amison, L. Brooke Schlecte and Sarah Newton (Out on a Limb Dance Company), Laura Barbee and Krista Langford (Further Dance Fort Worth) and many other independent Texas dance artists.
2019 Performance at Dance Co-op Applications are now closed. Thank you for your interest! Click here for information about Dance Co-op classes and click here for the Scholarship Application.
2019 Performance at Dance Co-op Application is not complete until application form, work sample, dance images, music file, and payment are received.
Email dance image(s) with photography credit to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Complete the Liability Waiver & Photo/Video Consent & Release Form Here (requires Google Sign-in).
Application Fee - $15