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Mind The Gap Application

Closing on: Nov 1, 2019

Dance Source Houston is accepting applications for 2019-2020 Mind The Gap performances. Choreographers may participate in only 1 Mind The Gap performance during the season. In the application, please select all dates you are available to present your work. 

Now in the program’s fourth year, Mind The Gap showcases works by DSH members from all dance genres. Creating performance opportunities for local dancemakers, Mind The Gap also provides participants with support in production planning and management. The program, a collaboration between DSH and MATCH, is designed to support artists who seek additional support and guidance to improve their production skills.Works submitted should be 5-18 minutes in length and may be from any genre or style. Applicants may submit a work in progress, new work or a previously shown work. Mind The Gap is intended to serve choreographers at all career stages and at all points of in the development of a work.

A maximum of 7 choreographers will be selected on a first come, first serve basis for those who successfully submit a complete applications. Applications for each date will close once 7 complete applications from members in good standing are received. Applications will be reviewed for completion on a weekly basis and applicants will be notified on an ongoing basis of their acceptance.Once selected, each participating choreographer must submit a $50 production fee. Each choreographer will receive a share of total ticketed income from the performance. Choreographers will receive a wide angle video of their work from DSH and have the option to purchase photos of their work from Lynn Lane for a fee. Qualifications:
* Choreographer must be 18 or older* Applicants must be a current DSH member in good standing to be eligible to apply* If selected, membership must be upgraded to intermediate or advanced level if not already* If the applicants is an organization, annual budget should not exceed $200,000


Production Fee & Press Info DuePromo Materials DueFinal Video & Cue Sheet DueLoad InPerformance
MTG 11.0June 24July 15July 26August 12August 13
MTG 12.0July 22August 12September 6September 23September 24
MTG 13.0September 2September 23October 18November 4November 5
MTG 14.0November 4November 25December 16January 13January 14
MTG 15.0December 9December 20Janaury 31February 17February 18

Important dates:Load In1-4pmPerformance Day9am-1pm – Tech and spacing2-3:30pm – Dress rehearsal6pm – Call7:30pm – Curtain


Discipline Categories: Dance
Opportunity Types: Call for Entry
Opportunity Location: https://dancesourcehouston.submittable.com/submit/139656/mind-the-gap-2019-2020-application