The City of Takoma Park is seeking performing artists and filmmakers for our 2014 We are Takoma performing arts series. Events will be held in the Takoma Park Community Center and may include concerts, dance, film screenings, theater and more. Proposals are being sought for performances to be held in the months of January through June 2014, with a minimum of two events to be scheduled per month.
Selected performers will not be compensated, though donations may be solicited and merchandise sold, with all proceeds to be retained by the performer.
With the exception of film screenings, performances are filmed and broadcast live on the City’s government access channel. A DVD copy of the performance will be provided to performers.
The City of Takoma Park will promote each event via various email, web and social media elements; performers are strongly encouraged to do additional marketing and promotion.
Review and Selection Process
Submissions will be reviewed by a panel of creative professionals. Proposals will be considered based on artistic merit, feasibility, relevancy to community, and audience engagement. Selected performers will be notified by Friday, October 4, 2013.
Submissions are due on 4:30 pm on Friday, August 9, 2013.
Submit your application using the webform below or download an application and mail it to:
City of Takoma Park
ATTN: Arts & Humanities Commission
7500 Maple Ave.
Takoma Park, MD 20912
Email submissions to email@example.com.