5th Annual Move Me Festival – FREE
The 5th Annual Move Me Festival
Saturday, April 26, 2014, 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Scroll down for information regarding the 2014 Performance Application!
The Move Me Festival is a FREE family-friendly celebration of the arts and culture, serving over 700 people annually, featuring performances and artistic activities by local arts partners. The festival culminates with a one-hour performance by the BMD professional company and a special performance by BMD’s Kenmore Junior Company. Enjoy live music, dance, theatre, and activities for children and adults alike. The 2014 Festival will take place again at Kenmore Middle School in Arlington, Va.
A day of wellness, fitness, and fun for all ages! Photo credit David Moss, 2013.
Kenmore Middle School
200 S. Carlin Springs Rd.
Arlington, VA 22204
Download the 2014 Performance Application Here!
Deadline For Submission: Wednesday, February 19, 2014.
Performance segments are limited to 7-12 minutes in length.
The 2014 Performance Application is now open!
Bowen McCauley Dance is seeking local arts organizations to participate in this year’s Festival. This event has become one of Arlington’s premier family offerings in the arts, and presents a unique opportunity for cultural organizations to engage with the community and with each other. Participating organizations will have the chance to perform live, present an interactive activity, and host a marketing booth for promotional materials.
There are two performance spaces, one on the Main Stage and one in the Rotunda (pictured above), and all applications will be reviewed in an effort to best determine the interests and needs of each organization. BMD reserves the right to determine the best location for your performance. Applications will be accepted until February 19, 2014. All applicants will be notified of final selections in late February or early March. The application is attached as an editable Word document, and BMD asks that all applications be remitted electronically to Joanna Janascius, Engagements and Operations Manager, at email@example.com.
Please attach the following to your application:
- Statement of purpose. Indicate why you want to perform as part of Move Me. No more than 100 words
- Description about the proposed work. No more than 100 words
- Company or Artist Bio – no more than 150 words
- 2-3 Press photos – these photos may be used for marketing and press purposes.
- Video link of what you propose to perform – Vimeo or Youtube preferred
Organizations wishing to offer an activity without a performance will not need to submit the Performance Application, but should send an email expressing interest directly to Joanna Janascius firstname.lastname@example.org by the deadline stated above.