Now accepting applications!
Emerging Artist Symposium: Musicals
Monday, April 28, 11:30 – 6:30PM
Manhattan Theatre Club Rehearsal Studios, NYC
The Stage Directors and Choreographers Foundation is accepting applications for the Emerging Artists Symposium on Musicals. (Please note there will be a second symposium on Plays on June 23.) Participants will spend the day discussing conceiving, developing, directing, and choreographing musicals with professional directors, choreographers, and industry professionals. The goals of this program are to to provide information on craft and career to emerging directors and choreographers and to build community among peer artists. Lunch, coffee, water and snacks will be provided.
Program Criteria & Application Process:
Attendees should be pursuing directing or choreography in a capacity beyond formal education and must have demonstrated interest in directing or choreography as a career path. Priority will be given to those who have previously shown interest in SDCF programs.
When submitting this application, please include the following with your full name and “2014 Musicals” in the top right corner of each page:
> ONE PAGE directing and/or choreographic resume. Your resume should clearly represent which productions you have directed and/or choreographed and should reflect that you are serious about pursuing a career as a stage director or choreographer. Lists of unrelated work experience are unnecessary.
> Please mail the application or hand deliver to:
SDCF, 1501 Broadway, Suite 1701, New York, NY 10036
ATTN: Emerging Artists Symposium
Priority will be given to those who apply by March 3. There is no cost to apply to the program; for accepted applicants, the cost of this program will be $30 to defray some costs of the symposium. Please note that although we ask that you submit this payment with your application, you will only be charged if you are accepted as a participant – there is no cost to apply. If this cost is prohibitive to your participating, please let us know; all requests to waive participation fee will be confidential.
Applicants will be notified of selection status on a rolling basis, by March 15 at the latest. Please direct any questions regarding this program to ERusconi@SDCweb.org.