Ascending Choreographer's Festival
Applications will open on April 15, 2020 for the Ascending Choreographer’s Festival, a new opportunity for choreographers ages 18-25 to showcase original work and compete for the opportunity to be presented by The Warehouse Theatre @ E-Street in a split bill performance in January 2021. Choreographers of all genres are encouraged to apply for this choreography showcase.
Ascending Choreographer’s Festival will be presented on Saturday, June 27, 2020 at:
The Warehouse Theatre @ E-Street
2113 Columbia Park Dr.
Edgewood, MD 21040.
All works must be between 3.5 and 9 minutes long. Works over the time limit will not be considered. Please submit your video by uploading it to YouTube or Vimeo and include the link on your application form. Applications without a video link will not be considered. Do not email your video to The Warehouse Theatre @ E-Street.
An application fee of $15.00 per piece is required. Fees are payable through our website at the bottom of this page. We are unable to accept other forms of payment. Your fee must be paid before your work will be considered.
The competition to be presented in a split bill performance in January 2021 will be determined by audience vote. Each audience member will receive one vote to cast for their favorite performance of the show. Choreographers must be present to be considered for the voting process. All votes will be tallied at the end of the evening performance and the winners will be announced.
Dancers and choreographers must be available for technical rehearsal on June 26 or the morning of June 27. A technical rehearsal schedule will be made promptly after acceptance announcements have been made public.
The deadline to apply is June 5, 2020. You will be notified by email on or before June 10th with our decision of acceptance or rejection. If your piece is selected, you will have one week to submit your program information, technical information, publicity photos, and sound file.
All performers must be at least 13 years old for this event.
Tickets for the ACF Split Bill & Ascending Choreographer's Festival may be purchased below!
Ascending Choreographer's Festival Weekend Events
- ACF Split BillFri, Jun 262113 Columbia Park RdJun 26, 2020, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM2113 Columbia Park Rd, 2113 Columbia Park Rd, Edgewood, MD 21040, USAJoin The Warehouse Theatre @ E-Street for a night of dance created by our second round of Ascending Choreographer's Festival audience choice winners! The Summer 2020 ACF Split Bill performance features works by Maggie DeFrees and London Smith.