ART ON THEMART ACCEPTING CALL FOR ENTRIES FOR SUMMER 2019 YEAR OF CHICAGO THEATRE PROGRAM

Submitted by Chicago on Thu, 11/15/2018 - 3:46pm

Mayor Rahm Emanuel has designated 2019 as the "Year of Chicago Theatre," a yearlong focus on the city's vibrant theater scene. The first of its kind in the nation, the initiative boasts performances spanning everything from dance and opera to puppetry and improv, presented at hundreds of parks and venues across the city, including the innovative large-scale digital public art platform, Art on theMART. 

QUALIFICATIONS
In keeping with the focus of the Year of Chicago Theatre, qualified applicants are:

 

  • Theatre and performance professionals, including but not limited to theatre and production designers, scenographers, actors and other performers. 

  • Artists or media designers who engage with theater and performance disciplines in their practices and/or who present subject matter and themes in their work that directly address theater and performance. 

  • Based in Chicago or with a significant current affiliation with a Chicago theatre or other performance space. 

  • Individuals or teams. 

  • Able to demonstrate an interest in and aptitude for new media.

  • Able to demonstrate a proven history of multimedia projects. 

  • Able to meet deadlines and manifest complex art and design projects with many collaborators and stakeholders. 

Basic Info
Deadline Type: 
Ongoing
Deadline or Post Expiration: 
Saturday, December 15, 2018
Deadline: 
November 28, 2018: Required Application Materials for qualification due,
Contact Information
Contact Address: 
Upper Wacker Drive between N. Wells St. and N. Franklin St.
Chicago  Illinois
United States
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