Call for Proposals: Get It Out There 2024

Posted on by Danceworks News

Do you have work that you want to get out there? Would you like to get feedback on it? What about meeting other artists in hopes of collaborating?

GET IT OUT THERE is a concert featuring new work created by Milwaukee and Midwest performing artists from various disciplines. Artists who submit a proposal and are selected will showcase their work on Saturday, March 16, 2024 at Danceworks Studio Theatre.


Apply here!

What is provided:

  • Production support including sound and minimal lighting design.
  • Complimentary photography and archival videography.
  • One 30 minute technical rehearsal.
  • 2 free Danceworks studio classes per week from date of acceptance through March 16, 2024. (with exception of certain workshops)
  • Limited studio space available for rehearsals at no charge to artist. Up to 3 hours a week. **
  • Audience feedback for each presenting artist.
  • Promotion of artist(s) on Danceworks social media outlets.
    ** If studio space is reserved outside of regularly scheduled hours, a staffing fee of $18/hour will be charged.


  • First time presenters are required to schedule a feedback session with the production manager.
  • Timely submission of program notes, music, and promotional materials.
  • All artists will be expected to submit a video link to show completed work no later than Friday March 8, 2024.
  • All artists are required to schedule a 30 minute technical rehearsal the week of March 10 – March 15, 2024.
  • Accepted artists that have participated in previous Get It Out There concerts may request mentoring at any time during the creation/rehearsal process.


W, January 3, 2024 – Call for participation / Proposal window opens
M, January 15, 2024 – Applications/Proposals window closes
W, January 17, 2024 – Artists notified of acceptance + creation period starts
F, March 8, 2024 – Creation period closes / Final work submission to technical team
F, March 15th, 7:45pm -10:00pm – Mandatory Dress Rehearsal for all artists
Sa, March 16th, 5:00pm – Call for Performers SHOW A
Sa, March 16th, 6:00pm – PERFORMANCE SHOW A
Sa, March 16th, 7:00pm – Call for Performers SHOW B
Sa, March 16th, 8:00pm – PERFORMANCE SHOW B