Artist Opportunities

  1. Auditions and Performing Arts
  2. Visual Arts

Auditions and Performing Artist Opportunities

World Dance Showcase

Auditions for World Dance Showcase 2021 will be pre-recorded video-only. Performers of traditional, culture-specific dance styles (ages 16 years and older,) residing in Maryland, Virginia, or the District of Columbia, may apply. Applications will be accepted beginning December 14, 2020, until January 18, 2021. Those selected will be invited to perform their dance(s) on stage at the Publick Playhouse on February 27 and 28, to be recorded professionally. These final videos will be edited together and streamed as a virtual concert on March 27, 2021. Each dance group selected by the adjudicators will be awarded an honorarium of $800.

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Submission Deadline: January 18, 2021

Prince George's Best Dance Crew

Do you have the moves to win it all? Get ready to show us your moves at our virtual solo hip-hop dance competition for teen dancers. Prince George’s Best Dance Crew is an annual distinctive dance competition that provides young dancers the opportunity to showcase the artistry and technique of the many styles and flairs of Hip Hop dance. This year, we will be taking the competition virtually. Dancers are invited to submit a video audition for a solo virtual dance competition. Up to eight (8), solo hip hop dancers will be selected to record their dance routine at the Publick Playhouse on the weekend of February 6 and 7, 2021. The final videos will be adjudicated and a virtual showcase will be presented online on Friday, March 19 at 7 pm.  The competition is open to dancers ages 11 to 18.  

No Longer Accepting Applications

Uplift: Inspirational Dance Festival- At Home Dance Challange

Add your artistic voice to our Inspirational Dance Festival community of healing, comfort, and gratitude in this uplifting at home dance challenge. Using the theme “What the World Needs Now,” share your vision through dance on ways the community can heal together. Remember to have fun and be creative! Up to six (6) video entries will be featured in a virtual program in April 2021. 

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Submission Deadline: Monday, February 15, 2021, at 11:59 pm