BOOM FRINGE: Applications for local artists to present work at the 2018 BOOM Fringe Festival are open from November 15th through December 15th, 2017. Decisions will be announced by December 31st, 2017. Selected acts will run three 45-55 minute performances during the weekend of April 20-22nd, 2018 in the Plaza-Midwood neighborhood. BOOM Fringe artists will receive 80% of the box office sales at their shows.
BOOM INTERSECTION:Applications for local artists to present work as part of the 2018 BOOM Intersection are open from November 15th 2017 through March 2018. Selected artists will be notified on a rolling basis over that period. Selected acts can perform on the Intersection stage in 10-30 minute time slots one time over the weekend, or participate in Intersection by creating site-specific performance or visual art installations throughout the Plaza-Midwood neighborhood. Music, dance, spoken word, collaborative works, theatre and other creative performance is welcome. The BOOM Intersection is free for audiences and therefore there is no guaranteed compensation for Intersection artists.
BOOM Fringe Requirements:All applications must represent original work that runs 45-55 minutes, and which can be performed in a small venue for audiences of 30-50. The venues will each have lighting/sound crew available. The work should be able to set up and break down in about 10 minutes, and there is a possibility that all props and sets will need to be removed from the venue at the end of each performance. The venues do not have backstage space.
If selected, artists will need to provide marketing materials (logo, photos, etc), sign a contract and are responsible for marketing their own show in order to be a part of the festival.
Questions? Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.