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NYC Dance Arts Dance Festival

The NYCDA Dance Festival is an annual showcase dedicated to the development of emerging artists and young professional choreographers. It is a platform to expand and explore new repertoires as well as artistic development.  The dance festival is designed to provide the opportunity for dance artists/dance companies to present their “new work” in a creative environment.  Dance artists/dance companies are allowed to present new work that is meant to inspire a diverse audience. New work can be presented in any dance style.

The proposed work should be no longer than 15 minutes in length.

​Dance artists/dance companies will be given a technical rehearsal time before the festival.

What each Dance artist/dance company gets…​

  •     Publicity (showcase listing, press releases, social media exposure, email blasts to over 1,000 subscribers)

  •     Press Materials (flyers, brochures and display posters in theater lobby)

  •     Reserved VIP Tickets for choreographers

  •     Audience Feedback

  • Photography & Videography

If your work is selected, there is a $60.00 non-refundable production fee.

The fee must be submitted through Paypal to nycdancearts@aol.com by the deadline to remain in the festival.

Past Dance Artists/Dance Companies:

Alessia Della Casa, Eros Movement Company, Melissa Gendreau / Bedford Dance Ensemble, Caroline O’Connor, JT Lotus Dance Company, Shannon Renninger, Shauna Sorensen & Dancers, Loose Change Dance Collective, Kalamandir Dance Company, Jamia N. Jordan, LoBrace Dance Works, Natalie N. Johnson, Sheenah Augustin Dance, solWest, James Huggins/ Teekvision, Sparks Production, relEASE, Odyssey, Colts Neck Dance & Performing Arts, griffindance, Colts Neck Dance & Performing Arts, Sublime Dance Company, CoreDance Contemporary, Withering Gold Dance Company, Salt Lake School for the Performing Arts Dance Conservatory, Koryn Ann Wicks, Fingerprints Project, Nikki Theroux, Kathy Gordon and Phillip Fletcher, Jennifer Montoya, Zion Dance Company, Jacqueline Selesky, Mich-Mash Productions, LatticeWorks Dance Collective, Ballet des Ameriques, Gwen Rakotovao Company, The Pink Tutu Ballet, Level Dance Company, Reflections Dance Company, Amazing Amy, AVID Dance Productions