Wednesday, March 3, 2010

Deadline April 1 for WAA showcases

From a press release:

Western Arts Alliance (WAA) is now accepting applications for artists in music, spoken word, and small-scale theatre performance for its 2010 Juried Showcase Program. The showcase will take place during the WAA Annual Conference on September 1 and 2, at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Long Beach,California.

Juried Showcasing artists are selected from a competitive pool of applicants by a committee of WAA members, and their performances are part of the core conference program.

The application fee is $65; you need not be a member of WAA at the time of application.

The application form and full details may be found at

All materials must be received in the WAA Office by Thursday, April 1, 2010.

Western Arts Alliance is a membership association of touring and performing arts professionals engaged in promoting and presenting performing arts throughout the western states and provinces.

The WAA Annual Conference will convene presenters, artists, and agents Aug. 30-Sept. 3, 2010, around the shared goal of programming live performances. Opportunities for meetings, exhibits, performances, networking, speakers, classes and workshops will be featured throughout the conference week. Artists, Managers and Agents will be able to share their or their artists' work with more than 200 presenting organizations based in the West, making The WAA Conference one of the best resources for connecting with presenters and colleagues.

Learn more at