NYC Choreographer's Forum

October 10th - October 14th, 2018

The Secret Theatre
44 - 02 23rd Street
Long Island City, NY 11101

New York City based Caston-Clark Productions presents opportunities for NYC-based choreographers and dancers to perform and present their work. The NYC Choreographer's Forum, produced by former Radio City Rockette Denise Caston, is an opportunity for choreographers to present their work to colleagues and peers. This inaugural event will feature styles including tap, jazz, theatre dance, and contemporary. NYC Choreographer's Forum presents the inaugural NY Choreographer's Festival, happening October 10th-14th, 2018 at The Secret Theatre in Long Island City, New York. Tickets will be available soon.

Benefit to Submit:

• Perform in NYC to new audiences of dance enthusiasts and one hour of stage/tech lighting rehearsal in the theatre.

• Be involved 2 of 4 the programs over Friday through Sunday (10/12 through 10/14) - no two performance are the same lineup.

• Professional Photos and Video footage of your work worth over $$ (soon will be announce).

• Exposure to new audiences of dance enthusiasts and a chance to win a shared evening of work with one other dance company at The Secret Theatre, worth over $1,000!

Submission Guidelines:

• All submitted projects must include 5 dancers at minimum.

• The project must have a title. Please include a sentence or two about the piece.

• Please submit videos that have a link to YouTube or Vimeo that are high quality and easily viewable for our review panel.

• Make sure your video is no longer than 6 minutes.

• Make sure you own the right to use all music & images on the video.

• Make sure your video does not containt unappropriate language, images, or sounds.

Performance Photos (2017) by Jose Lara

What Makes Our Festival Different:

• Four unique concerts featuring emerging and established choreographers representing all styles of dance.

• Opportunities for the Queens community dance enthusiasts to take classes from leading choreographers in NYC.

• NYC Choreographers Forum Innovation Awards - 2 choreographers will be selected to present a shared evening of work at The Secret Theatre, worth over $1000!

• Panel discussion or opening party with speakers: A chance to meet the artists and learn more about their careers and how they got to where they are today. Meet and mingle, purchase tickets to attend on Thursday, 10/11 night.

For any inquiries please email us: info@nycchoreographersforum.com.