The Applicant
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The Work/Show
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Technical Information
Work Samples
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Submission
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(Pictured above: photos by Stephanie Vadala from DancEthos Featuring the West Shore Piano Trio, fusiondance and RawArts Dance, at the Dance Loft on 14, November 2017)

PERFORMANCE SEASON 2018-2019:

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS

Dance Loft on14 seeks dance and theater companies and performers for its 2018-2019 season! 

For Dance: With rare exceptions, this will a "co-presentation" model with a per-weekend fee starting at $2100-$2500 for two or three shows with full tech and dress. Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday showtimes available. Dance Loft will provide full lighting,  technical staff, marketing support, box office and house management. Bringing your own lighting designer will lower cost of the production.

For Theater: Minimum 3- week run with Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday showtimes available. Theater groups are in charge of supplying all its own technical and design staff. Theater runs will be priced individually based on length of the run and number of shows.

The Season: The season will be marketed as a whole with subscription options, and include the full range of dance and theater productions happening at the Loft in 2018-2019. The expected season length is 10 months total, including productions by resident companies Solas Nua, Pointless Theatre, and MOVEIUS Contemporary Ballet!

Available dates: Our blackbox theater is available during the following time frames, with some wiggle room on each end:

  • 2018: November, and December;
  • 2019:Late February;  March; July; August 2019. 

Deadline for submission: Monday, June 18, 2018.  Early submission is suggested as proposals will be reviewed on a rolling basis and dates may fill early.