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Theorist Fest Application 2019

Theorist Fest is interested in presenting all dance forms and genres, in addition to live music, physical theater, movement films, fashion displays, and visual art instillations. Submissions may also expand beyond the stage and include audience engagement, or educational components.

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Theorist Fest Application 2019
Theorist Fest Application 2019

Time & Location

Jul 15, 2019, 11:59 PM

Austin, Austin, TX, USA

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About The Event

Theorist Fest looks for experimental, courageous, crafted art that speaks to our role as artist citizens and connects us more deeply to ourselves, each other, and our environment. Our vision for 2019 is "Finding Fisterra" the edge of the known world. We look forward to experiencing what Fisterra means to you!

DEADLINE

July 16, 2019 11:59 CST

Artists will be notified within the month of acceptance.

FESTIVAL DATES

October 24-27, 2019

VENUE

Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center

600 River St, Austin, TX 78701, USA

APPLICATION FEE

1 submission | $30

2 submissions | $50

3 submissions | $60

PERFORMANCE LENGTHS

Solos | 4-6 mins

Duets | 4-8 mins 

Group | 10-13 mins 

Music | 40 min sets

Film | 4-15 mins

Site-Specific | 10-30 mins

Visual Art | 1-2 day installation

HONORARIUM AND ACCOMODAITON:

Selected performers will receive a performance contract detailing honorarium and accommodation upon acceptance. While The Theorists prioritize providing out of town artists with housing, an additional list of travel and accommodation suggestions will be provided.

THE STAGE:

The wooden stage is covered with dark grey Harlequin Cascade Marley. Dressing Rooms are provided. Theorist Fest crew members coordinate all technical needs and run sound during the performance. 

SITE SPECIFIC

The Zocalo main square is available for site specific proposals in the entry way, courtyard, upstairs, and downstairs.

LIGHTING & PUBLICITY

The Theorists provide professional lighting design and publicity. 

PROPS:

Performers are responsible for all props and costumes. Nothing may come in contact with the trees. No confetti or glitter, and please be environmentally conscious. 

PHOTOGRAPHY & VIDEOGRAPHY:

Professional photography and videography are available for performers to purchase at an affordable, discounted rate. 

MASTER CLASSES:

Selected choreographers will receive invitations to teach master classes as a part of the festival (these classes will be compensated) as well as attend TBX workshops pro-rated with international artists Oct 24-27, 2019. 

SCHEDULE:

Thursday Oct 24 | 4pm | Opening Meeting

Thursday Oct 24 | 7pm | VIP Soireé

Friday Oct 25 | 12pm-6pm | Tech 

Friday Oct 25 | 8pm-9:30pm | Performance 

Saturday Oct 26 | 10am-1pm | Breakfast Draw Together

Saturday Oct 26 | 4-6pm | Master Class

Saturday Oct 26 | 8pm-9:30pm | Performance

Sunday Oct 27 | 11am-3pm | Master Classes

Saturday Oct 27 | 4pm | Closing Excursion 

*schedule updates are TBD by discretion of Theorist Fest Team

Tickets

  • One Submission

    $30.00
  • Two Submissions

    $50.00
  • Three Submissions

    $60.00

Total

$0.00

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