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INDIANA DANCE FESTIVAL 2019

Fort Wayne Dance Collective is pleased to present the 4th Indiana Dance Festival (IDF) in downtown Fort Wayne.

The three-day community building event represents movement arts, wellness, and inclusion through classes, performances, lectures and networking opportunities. All events will be held on the Arts United Arts Campus April 12th, 13th and 14th of 2019.

The mission of IDF is to provide a diverse population with unique opportunities to experience the cultivation, presentation, discipline, and conservation of dance, movement arts, and health.

Tentative Schedule of Events:

Friday, April 12th

7:30pm Indiana Dancers Showcase

9:15pm Improv Jam

Saturday, April 13th

10am – 10:45am Group warm-up

11am – 12:15pm Block A of classes*

12:30pm – 1:45pm Block B of classes*

2:15pm – 3:30pm Block C of classes*

3:45pm – 5pm Panel Discussion

7:30pm Indiana Dance Festival Performance

9:15pm Meet and Greet

Sunday, April 14th

9am – 9:45am Group warm-up

10am – 11:15am Block D of classes*

11:30am – 12:45pm Block E of classes*

1:15pm – 2:30pm Block F of classes*

2:45pm – 3:45pm Lecture

3:45pm – 4pm Farewell dance

*A List Of Classes To Be Offered During Each Block And The Pricing To Be Announced This Fall 

 

Apply To:

Indiana Dancers Showcase

 

Friday, April 12th, 7:30pm at the Arts United Center

Performances by local student and professional dancers. Enjoy food trucks and art vendors in the Arts United circle. Join us for a dance jam, an open opportunity to freestyle on the main stage, following the performance.

Seeking dance studios, troupes, and independent choreographers/performers located in Indiana or neighboring states to apply.

Application Guidelines:

  • Choreographers and dancers expected to attend one day of classes during the festival (Saturday or Sunday morning into the afternoon).
  • Pieces must be no more than 15 minutes  (including set-up and strike).
  • Any style of dance is welcome to be submitted.
  • A complete submission includes application form and application fee ($15.00) per work submitted.
  • Studios can submit up to eight applications. Each application must have a separate form and fee. Multiple submissions does not increase chances of being selected. Student choreography is accepted.
  • Your application will not be complete until we receive your application fee through credit card on the application site or by check to Fort Wayne Dance Collective, 437 E. Berry St., Fort Wayne, IN 46802.
  • The application fee is non-refundable.
  • All materials must be received by November 30, 2018.

 

APPLY NOW

*For questions please email mandie@fwdc.org

IDF 2019 Performance

 

 

 

Saturday, April 13th, 7:30pm at the Arts United Center                                                                   

Performances by professional dance companies and artists who represent Indiana. 

Seeking professional dance companies, colleges, and independent choreographers/performers with an affiliation to Indiana or a neighboring state to apply.                                                                                                                                                  

Application Guidelines:

  • Pieces must be no more than 15 minutes  (including set-up and strike).
  • Any style of dance is welcome to be submitted.
  • A complete submission includes application form and application fee ($15.00) per work submitted.
  • Companies and colleges can submit up to eight applications. Each application must have a separate form and fee. Multiple submissions does not increase chances of being selected. Student choreography is accepted.
  • Your application will not be complete until we receive your application fee through credit card on the application site or by check to Fort Wayne Dance Collective, 437 E. Berry St., Fort Wayne, IN 46802.
  • The application fee is non-refundable.
  • All materials must be received by November 30, 2018.
  • We can also accept the application fee by check to Fort Wayne Dance Collective, 437 E. Berry St., Fort Wayne, IN 46802

 

APPLY NOW

*For questions please email mandie@fwdc.org