Sans Limites encourages choreographers, movement artists, performance artists, physical theater groups, and all movement-centered innovators to apply to 2019 MOVEMENT— taking place from May 29th – June 2nd in the heart of Chelsea, NYC at Hudson Guild Theater.

Where: Hudson Guild Theater, NYC, US

When: May 29th – June 2nd

Deadline for applications: January 15th (EXTENDED DEADLINE)

ACCEPTED ARTISTS WILL RECEIVE EVERYTHING BELOW FREE OF COST + % OF TICKET SALES:
– 1 Formal Performance at the Hudson Guild Theater between Wednesday, May 29th and Sunday, June 2nd + video of your work.
– 1 Comp Ticket (paid via your application fee; see more details below)
– 1 Technical Rehearsal (hosted by Sans Limites Resident Light Designer, Michael Lounsbery)
– 2 Informal Dance Performances (opportunity to present 2MIN of excerpted material)
– 1 Admission to Ticket Launch Party
– Marketing, Advertising and Promotion from February 2018 – May 2018.

*artists will receive 25 of the tickets they pre-sell ONLINE. (at-door tickets will not be considered).*
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WORKS WILL BE ACCEPTED UNDER 3 SEPARATE CURATORIAL THEMES:
(1) PANGAEA 2019
(2) SYZYGY 2019
(3) TWO ONE NIGHT STANDS in 2019

*Theme 1: PANGAEA 2019
Named after the supercontinent that existed before separating into today’s 7 major land masses — PANGAEA unites choreographers and companies that represent nationalities, ethnicities, and art forms from around the globe. Through the exchange between new audiences and performers of a wide variety of cultural expressions, PANGAEA will celebrate the rich diverse heritages of individuals and families of the NYC community and beyond.

Sans Limites will consider works that celebrate traditional dance forms, metamorphosize artforms through dance fusions, and explore themes of multiculturalism, immigration, and diasporic experiences. We will also consider movement works that focus on contemporary global culture and modern-day world events (not excluding events occurring in the United States) — highlighting the current state of human existence and the collective unconscious.

*Theme 2: SYZYGY 2019
Inspired by the natural phenomenon of 3 celestial objects aligning, SYZYGY will showcase movement-based artists that utilize 3 distinct artistic disciplines in both the creative and performance process of their work. Multidisciplinary artists, as well as collaborative groups of artists that marry their respective artforms together, will be considered in the application process.

Sans Limites will consider works that contribute to the continual metamorphosis of modern dance by re-inventing what mediums can come together to create a dance. Is it just the physical human body that can dance; can inanimate objects dance? In addition to the unimaginable, the following art disciples are suggested: performing arts, theater, literature/poetry, visual art, sculptures, live sketchers, live painters, architecture, set design, costume design, film work/projection, make-up design, and music (both live and recorded).

*Theme 3: TWO ONE NIGHT STANDS in 2019
Named after dance the shows of modern dance legend Ted Shawn, as well as the formal definition of a “one night stand”, this series will showcase an eclectic group of movement artists for a show-run that will last only one night.

Sans Limites will consider movement-based groups and solo artist that are preserving the choreographers of the early modern dance movement, as well as artists that are translating the choreography of the past into the present moment through bold choices and innovative design.
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APPLICATION FEE (please read carefully) —
– If your work was produced in any Sans Limites production in the past 6 years, your 1st submission is FREE OF CHARGE + you must pay $5 application fee for every additional submission. There is a 2 submissions limit per curatorial theme; 6 submissions all together.

– If you HAVE NOT performed in any Sans Limites production in the past 6 years, you must pay a $25 application for your first submission + $5 for every additional. There is a 2 submissions limit per curatorial theme; 6 submissions all together.

APPLICATION FEE CAN BE PAID via
VENMO at @SansLimitesDance
PayPal at info@SansLimitesDance.com

*DEADLINE TO APPLY is JANUARY 15th, 2019.

How to apply:
Click Link to apply https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeKT9haE5wO_9ULUtqK_3rIHtcYnba5behu4r3Jm_ZXcFeqEg/viewform?c=0&w=1

Accepted artists will receive a FREE PERFORMANCE OPPORTUNITY + 25 in Ticket Sales (there is an application fee to apply).

Contact details: contact INFO@SansLimitesDance.com with any questions pertaining to the opportunity.

For further information, please visit https://www.facebook.com/SansLimitesDance

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