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FESTIVAL INFORMATION:
Click to view tech specs and panel criteria matrix for the 2017 Festival.
Question? Click to view FAQs for applicants.

APPLICATION FEES:
A non-refundable application fee of $5 is required to process your VelocityDC Dance Festival application.

Payment is made in the payment section of the application by credit/debit card and processed using a secured online payment system. Electronic check payments or checks by mail are not accepted.

A new application must be submitted for each individual piece; however, you may select multiple categories (Harman Stage, Family Matinee, Site-specific, Thread) for a single piece. Each new application will require a separate $5 processing fee.

TIMELINE:
April
Application LIVE online Monday, April 10

May
Applications DUE Wednesday, May 31 at 11:59pm (7 weeks to apply)

June
Applications in review
Advisory Panel meeting (likely the week of the 19th)
Selections made

July
Program order created
Acceptance notices sent out mid month

August
Contracts sent out

September
Deadline for returning contracts
Tech schedule sent out (likely the week of the 11th)

October
VelocityDC Dance Festival 2017
Friday, October 6, 2017 at 8pm
Saturday, October 7, 2017 at 2pm (Family Matinee)
Saturday, October 7, 2017 at 8pm

Emcee: Regie Cabico


Music Rights: Resources for Applicants

Basic Copyright Concepts 
Dance USA 
Boosey & Hawkes- Copyright music for dance
Copyrights and Wrongs
10 Myths of Music Copyrights


Questions about the application process?
Contact Rachael Patton at rpatton@washingtonperformingarts.org or (202) 533-1893.