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14th Street Y Dance Festival & APAP Showcase

14th Street Y Dance Festival & APAP Showcase


The Theater at the 14th Street Y


The 14th Street Y: 344 East 14th Street New York, New York, 10003


Sunday, August 31, 2014 - 8:00pm
Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 8:00pm



The Theater at the 14th Street Y

The Theater at the 14th Street Y is proud to announce the 14th Street Y Dance Festival and APAP Showcase. We are seeking twelve acclaimed dance companies from New York and the greater US to join us in special weekend of dance. The 14th Street Y Dance Festival & APAP Showcase will expand the reach of the Dance Series by providing dance companies visibility to new audiences, performing arts presenters, and arts service organizations during the annual Association for Performing Arts Presenters (APAP) conference in January 2015.

Twelve companies will be selected to split between Program A, with two performances on Saturday, January 10, 2015; and Program B, with two performances on Sunday, January 11, 2015. All interested companies must submit an online application; which will include video samples of your artistic work, marketing materials for the company, and a $25 application fee. Those selected will have up to 20 minutes split between two 10 minute performances to showcase their choreographic work. In addition, the 14th Street Y will provide the chosen companies with space at the Y’s APAP booth to feature marketing materials and touring information for potential presenters. Photo and video fees may apply if interested in receiving performance footage and video. All costs associated with the performance, booth representation and photo/video coverage are listed below.

What you get:

Publicity in the 14th Street Y Promotional materials (i.e. Website, Postcards, Posters, Flyers, EBlasts, Press Releases)
APAP Conference Publicity: Booth representation, APAP Showcase Listings
Receptions for Artists and Presenters to network 
Reserved VIP tickets 
Optional photos and video of the performance 
Exposure to new NYC based audiences through the 14 St. Y’s subscriber base
*APAP Badge holders will get priority seating and FREE admission. All other tickets will be $10 for purchase. 

About The Theater at the 14th Street Y:

120 (Capacity) Seat Fully Convertible Black Box Theater 
Scrim and 4 black legs 
Repertory lighting plot 
State of the art sound system 
Marley floors 
Warm Up room provided 
Holding/Dressing Rooms 


Application Fee- $25 (Due with Application Submission) 
Festival Performance Fees for those selected- $1000 
APAP Booth Fee- $250 
Photo/Video Fee- $25 
Total Associated fees- $1,300

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