CLOSING DATE FOR ENTRIES IS FRIDAY, 31 MAY 2019. ONLY FULLY COMPLETED APPLICATIONS WILL BE CONSIDERED
The Baxter Dance Festival aims to provide emerging and established dance companies and choreographers with an opportunity to present their work. The festival will run from 26 September to 5 October 2019 at the Baxter Theatre Centre.
> The Main Programme from 26 September to 5 October 2019 will consist of new work by established professional choreographers and companies, as well as invited and commissioned works.
> The Off-Main Programme on Saturday, 28 September 2019 with work by emerging choreographers (including student work).
> The Fringe Programme on Saturday, 5 October 2019, and will include work by youth groups, dance schools, school groups, traditional dance groups and others.
> Programming for the festival will be done at the discretion of the Festival Producer - Baxter Theatre Centre - whose decision is final. If shortlisted for the Main Programme, to aid us in making our selection, the panel will request to see a two- minute extract of the proposed work. Shortlisting will be completed by 14 June 2019.
> As a guideline, running time is limited to: solos, duets or trios - 5 minutes (Off-Main) / 3 minutes (Fringe) quartets or bigger ensembles - 10 minutes (Off-Main) / 7 minutes (Fringe)
> The Baxter Theatre Centre will provide lighting, sound, technical assistance, publicity, box office facilities, printed programmes and pre-show rehearsal arrangements at no cost to participating choreographers, dance companies or groups.
> Participants are responsible for transport, accommodation and other costs directly related to staging the work.
If you would like to participate in the Baxter Dance Festival please complete the online application by Friday, 31 May 2019. Address all queries to: Nicolette J. Moses (Telephone: +27 21 680 3964 or e-mail: email@example.com)
Please submit your entries to:Nicolette J. MosesArtistic Director – Baxter Dance FestivalBaxter Theatre Centrebaxterdancefestival@uct.ac.za