Mind The Gap – Apply Now!

Mind The Gap – Apply Now!

All photos by Lynn Lane

Dance Source Houston is accepting applications for 2019-2020 Mind The Gap performances. Choreographers may participate in only 1 Mind The Gap performance during the season. In the application, please select
all dates you are available to present your work. Remaining available dates are November 5 and February 18. 

Now in the program’s fourth year, Mind The Gap showcases works by DSH members from all dance genres. Creating performance opportunities for local dancemakers, Mind The Gap also provides participants with support in production planning and management. The program, a collaboration between DSH and MATCH, is designed to support artists who seek additional support and guidance to improve their production skills.

Works submitted should be 5-18 minutes in length and may be from any genre or style. Applicants may submit a work in progress, new work or a previously shown work. Mind The Gap is intended to serve choreographers at all career stages and at all points of in the development of a work.

A maximum of 7 choreographers will be selected on a first come, first serve basis for those who successfully submit a complete applications. Applications for each date will close once 7 complete applications from members in good standing are received. Applications will be reviewed for completion on a weekly basis and applicants will be notified on an ongoing basis of their acceptance.

Once selected, each participating choreographer must submit a $50 production fee. Each choreographer will receive a share of total ticketed income from the performance. Choreographers will receive a wide angle video of their work from DSH and have the option to purchase photos of their work from Lynn Lane for a fee. 
* Choreographer must be 18 or older
* Applicants (individual or organization) must be a current DSH member in good standing to be eligible to apply
* If selected, membership must be upgraded to intermediate or advanced level if not already
Production Fee & Press Info Due Promo Materials Due Final Video & Cue Sheet Due Load In Performance
MTG 13.0 September 2 September 23 October 18 November 4 November 5
MTG 14.0 November 4 November 25 December 16 January 13 January 14
MTG 15.0 December 9 December 20 Janaury 31 February 17 February 18
Important dates:
Load In
Performance Day
9am-1pm – Tech and spacing
2-3:30pm – Dress rehearsal
6pm – Call
7:30pm – Curtain


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