Dedicated to the advancement of dance as an art form, specifically through the support and promotion of quality choreography, this festival includes a choreography competition, outreach projects, workshops, residencies and a Lifetime Achievement Award presentation.

 

Division I - November 10, 2018, 7pm

Choreographers working with professional dancers of seasoned artistry and fully mature technique ages 18 and up.

 

  • $10,000 Grand Prize
  • $3,000 Second Place


Cash awards for all Division I finalists according to the following scale:

 

  • Solo - $500
  • Duet - $750
  • Small Group - $1,000
  • Ensemble - $1,250

 

Division II - November 11, 2018, 4pm

Choreographers working with pre-professional dancers from aspiring and emerging companies, colleges and studios.

  • $3,000 Grand Prize
  • $1,000 Second Place
  • $300 Junior Choreographer Award (18 and under)

 

Cash awards for all Division II finalists according to the following scale:

  • Solo - $250
  • Duet - $375
  • Small Group - $500
  • Ensemble - $625