Project requirements:- All choreographers must complete the following elements of the Cultivate Project.- Attend and participate in one community workshop, lead by Motus staff, at one of our partnering community centers.- Complete the choreographic process, including completion of scheduled rehearsals, attendance of feedback sessions, and thorough cleaning and refinement of the finished product. - Pieces may not exceed 10 minutes in length.
New and Noteworthy for 2017:- No application fee.- Increased support and mentorship for participating choreographers. - Participation in 1 community workshop facilitated by Motus staff at one of our partnering centers.- Informally present an excerpt of your completed work at one of our partnering community centers.- Audience response feedback.- No competitive element, no cash prize.- Access to professional video and photographic documentation of works.- Dance on film submissions are welcomed.
Cultivate Schedule:- Applications due: July 28- Dancer Auditions: Monday, August 7, 7 - 9pm (alternative arrangements available)- Rehearsals: August - November - Group feedback rehearsals: September 24 & October 29- Tech/Dress, and Community Presentations: November 5 - 9
Performances: - Community Center Workshops/Presentations October-November TBD- Basile Opera Center Performances: November 10 & 11