California Arts Council

State of California

Artist Call Detail

HARMONY: a live music and dance festival
For International artists

Produced By Tiffany Lawson Dance


Tiffany Lawson Dance is pleased to invite you to submit applications for HARMONY, a live music and dance festival. The festival will be held March 2- 5, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois, with technical rehearsals held February 27 -March 1, 2017. 

Application Deadline: August 30th, $10 fee (per work)

Please note that the application deadline is August 30, 2016 at midnight. Late applications will not be accepted. Submissions should be sent via email to, including your application form, and a link (YouTube or google drive) to a video of the piece or comparable choreography. The $10 application fee(s) should be submitted via the PayPal link on the Tiffany Lawson Dance website at This fee is non-refundable and is required for your application to be adjudicated. 

Confirmation of Acceptance: October 15th, $25 Production fee (per work)

A maximum of two pieces may be accepted per participant. You will be notified by email of acceptances by September 30, 2016. You must confirm your acceptance into the festival by October 15, 2016, at which time the $25 production fee(s) are due via the PayPal link on the Tiffany Lawson Dance website at

Choreographers will receive a small stipend for their work after the festival, by the end of April 2017.

Contact Information

  • Choreographer/Company name: 
  • Mailing Address:
  • Contact Person: 
  • Phone:
  • Email: 
  • Website (if applicable):
  • Production Information
  • Title of Proposed Work:
  • Date of Premiere or New Work:
  • Choreographer:
  • Number of Dancers:
  • Number of Musicians:
    *Please note that live music is required. You are encouraged to use musicians you already know or have worked with. If you would like to use Tiffany Lawson Dance musicians, there is an additional fee, which would be due October 15, 2016. Please contact us if you would like to use Tiffany Lawson Dance musicians and we will discuss your needs. 
  • Song title and original artist (if applicable):
  • Length of Piece (10 minute max):
  • Props, Lighting, and Technical details (please limit lighting requests, no projection): 
  • Please describe the proposed work in 250 words or less:

The Application Deadline is August 30, 2016  at midnight!! Please submit questions to Amanda Mitchell at

*Please note we will make all efforts to accommodate your dance. We are considering many qualities about the submissions while remaining time efficient in program length. Thank you for sharing your choreographic and musical inspirations with Tiffany Lawson Dance and the Harmony Festival Board.

Deadline: 08-30-2016
Tiffany Lawson Dance
Chicago, IL

Contact: Harmony Festival Team

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