august, 2023

14augAll Day29Spectra: A catalyst for choreographers - Submit your workShowcasing work of early, emerging, and independent choreographers

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Call for Submissions: Spectra – A catalyst for choreographers 

We are thrilled to announce a new program for early, emerging, and independent choreographers: Spectra. 

Spectra aims to create financially accessible opportunities for metro Atlanta-based artists to create and present work in professional production settings. There are no application, production, or participation fees. Selected choreographers will be paid an honorarium for their work, as well as receive professional photos and video. 

We are currently accepting applications for works to be presented in performances on October 14-15, 2023. Applications are due by Tuesday, August 29th at 11:59 pm.





Submission criteria: 

  • Artists should be based in the metro Atlanta area

  • Choreographers may submit up to two works for consideration

  • Solo/duet submissions should be under 10 min. Group pieces should be under 20 min.

  • Submissions should be accompanied by a video of the work, rehearsal footage, or work samples that reflect your choreographic style. Strong preference for video representing the work to be presented

  • All styles/disciplines are invited to apply


Production details: 

  • Venue: Emory Performing Arts Studio theater

  • Marley floors

  • Professional lighting and sound

  • Wings and cross over

Selection and notification process:

  • Submissions will be reviewed by an independent panel of experienced dance professionals and arts curators

  • Selected choreographers will be notified by the first week of September

For inquiries, please contact:

Spectra is made possible by the team at Monica Hogan Danceworks

Photo credit: Shannel Resto, SJR Photography


august 14 (Monday) - 29 (Tuesday)


Emory University Performing Arts Studio

1804 N Decatur Rd


Monica Hogan