Submissions open: January 1, 2018

Submissions deadline: March 15th, 2018

Seeking Youth Performance Companies:

The Brooklyn Dance Festival is seeking youth dance companies to participate in our fifth annual event. We are offering performance opportunities in Brooklyn, New York.

Youth Dance Companies with artists up to age 18 are encouraged to apply. All genres of dance will be considered.

We are looking for 3-5 minute pieces with 4 or more dancers. There is a $25.00 non-refundable submission fee. If accepted, there will be an additional $25.00 performance fee. All dancers must be available for performances and tech rehearsal which will be posted soon.

Gelsey Kirkland Arts Center

29 Jay Street, Brooklyn NY 11216


-The submission fee is per piece submitted and is non-refundable.
-Please fill out a separate form for each work and make your payment through our PayPal link.
-Include in your application the email address from which the payment will be sent and the name of your company.
-Artists must be available for tech rehearsal and performances.

For questions regarding youth submissions, please contact Eric by clicking here

After submitting the payment, you will be directed to the submission form.

The payment and the form must be submitted in order to complete your submission.

Thank you for your interest in the 7th Annual Brooklyn Dance Festival!

Brooklyn Dance Festival is a platform to provide service, opportunities, and outreach for professional companies, emerging artists, and youth ensembles. We highlight talented artists based in Brooklyn and the NYC area and give audiences a well-rounded perspective of NYC dance makers. We are dedicated to bringing the best concert dance to Brooklyn and making it accessible to everyone.