Call for Proposals for the 2011/12 DanceWorks CoWorks Series

In Call to Artists on March 22, 2011 by danceumbrella

DanceWorks is accepting applications for the 2011-12 DanceWorks CoWorks Series. Self-presenting professional dance artists and companies, events and festivals working in any contemporary dance form are invited to apply.

The CoWorks Series provides production support and marketing benefits to approximately ten professional dance events each year, primarily in Toronto, Ontario.

For a fee of $300 (plus HST), a DanceWorks CoWorks Series event receives any or all of the following:
* photo and listing in the DanceWorks season brochure
* listing on season DanceWorks Display Boards
* listings in DanceWorks programmes and promotional materials where possible
* ticket sales through the annual telemarketing campaign
* telephone ticket line for reservations and advance ticket sales on credit cards
* consultation on fundraising, production and media relations
* access to electronic press list
* other services tailored to meet your needs

These services are available for an additional fee:
* access to third person liability insurance coverage
* box office staff

The package is flexible and subject to availability.

If you want your event to be part of the 2011/12 DanceWorks CoWorks Series, please send a proposal with the following information:
1) project description
2) artists’ résumés
3) performance dates
4) name and address of venue
5) production budget
6) examples of choreographic work on DVD disc format or VHS videotape

To: DanceWorks
55 Mill Street
Case Goods Building (74)
Suite #304
Toronto, ON, M5A 3C4
Fax: (416) 204 1085

For CoWorks Series events taking place between August 1, 2011 and July 31, 2012, the latest date to apply is April 30, 2011. Applicants will be notified of programming decisions by June 2, 2010.

For more information, contact Mimi Beck, Dance Curator at (416) 204-1082 or visit:

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