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January 13, 2019
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Publick Playhouse
5445 Landover Road
Cheverly, MD 20784
301-446-3238; TTY 301-699-2544
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World Dance Showcase Auditions

Sunday, January 13, 2019

SNOW DATE: Sunday, January 20, 2019, 10 am–6 pm. For more information contact Christel Stevens at 301-446-3238; TTY 301-699-2544.

Performers of traditional, culture-specific dance styles, may audition for the 17th Annual World Dance Showcase. Adjudicators will select six groups to perform in concert on Saturday, March 30, 2019, at 8 pm, with each group receiving an honorarium of $600. Those selected will have a custom lighting design created for them using state-of-the-art computerized lighting displays available at the Publick Playhouse.

A professional high-definition video recording of each dance is made available to the selected dance companies after the March performance. The audition piece may include any traditional work of 15 minutes or less. Work must be auditioned in finished form with costumes. General stage lighting, microphones, and CD/mp3 player will be provided. Music may be live or pre-recorded. 

Ages: 16 and older