Greater New York City area residence and minimum 8 years of professional experience required to apply.
DEADLINE EXTENDED to June 3rd!
- The Take Root series is a CURATED opportunity.- Performance is a paired evening of FINISHED work produced with full production values. - Performances are Friday and Saturday at 8pm in agreed upon month.- Each choreographer must present 30-40 MINUTES WORTH OF WORK.- The work cannot be performed in the greater NYC area 2 months prior to & post of TR.- The series is open to various dance aesthetics; selections will be based upon artistic merit.- Artists will be provided a technical rehearsal the day before the show.- Green Space will provide an in house lighting designer/stage manager.- Choreographers will receive discounted rehearsal space.- Artists will receive a small stipend for performances.- Potential portion of box office proceeds based on audience attendance.- There is no application fee or other costs to the artist.
Residency ComponentAdditionally, we are offering Take Root Artists the chance to lead a community class at Green Space 2 weeks prior to their performance weekend. The classes are donation-based and open to dance & fitness classes and creative workshops. This teaching opportunity is meant to expand artist's residency at Green Space and help promote their presented work.
The Take Root series at Green Space is proudly entering its 10th season. It is our goal to aid in the continued development and performance of new dance work of various aesthetics providing choreographers with a produced opportunity. This curated, once a month series supports dance makers by providing our venue, Green Space, with technical and marketing support for a paired evening of work.