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New Rochelle Art Association 102nd Annual Open Juried Show

The NRAA  102nd Annual Open Juried Show.   Saturday September 16, 2017 – Sunday October 19, 2017.  There will be a minimum of $2500.00 in cash and awards.  Open to all artist 18 years and older.  Oil/Acrylic, watercolor, mixed media, pastel, graphics, photography, sculpture and fine crafts.

Judge: Robin Zane, Curator of Lazarus Gallery at United Hebrew of New Rochelle, and founder of ZaneArt Inc.

Artists may submit up to 2 entries.  All 2D work must be suitably framed, minimum 1.5″ gallery wrapped canvas acceptable, wired (sawtooth hooks will not be accepted at delivery ) and ready to hang.  All work must be finished and completely dried.  Size of 2D work must not exceed 36″ x 48″ inclusive of outside edge of frame.  Triptychs (all 3 parts ) should keep within the size parameter requirement.  All sculpture must be firmly attached to a base.  Crafts may not exceed 18″in height due to display case limitations.  All work must be hand delivered and unpacked, and cannot exceed 100 pounds.

For prospectus and information – www.newrochelleart.com


Deadline 9/1/2017
Contact Name B.A. D'Alessandro
Contact Email newrochelleartassociation@gmail.com

Call for Playwrights: Irvington Town Hall Stage Door Playwright Festival

The Irvington Town Hall Theater in Westchester County, NY is excited to announce the inaugural year of the ITHT Stage Door Playwright Festival. After three seasons of hosting innovative and compelling readings of new works by contemporary playwrights, the series has evolved into a weekend festival. It will launch this November in the beautiful historic theater situated above town hall in Irvington on Hudson, The theater is currently seeking submissions of new works from playwrights.

Scripts should be a one-act, no more than an hour and submitted to ITHT Stage Door Playwright Festival, 85 Main Street, Irvington, N.Y. 10533 along with a $20 submission fee for administrative and copy costs. Guidelines for mailed submission, plays and production are available at: http://www.irvingtontheater.com/theatre-festival.

Scripts will be chosen by a panel of theater professionals and enthusiasts and announced by end of summer. The goal of the festival is to provide a forum for playwrights to bring their plays to life on stage, support the creative process and gain invaluable feedback from a live audience during a talkback led by an industry professional.

“The arts are alive and well in our small village on the Hudson,” says Theater Manager Gregory Allen. “We can’t wait to see what wonderful and diverse submissions we receive that will kick off this festival of new works.”

Additional questions can be e-mailed to ithtstagedoorplaywrights@gmail.com

Submissions must be received by September 1, 2017. Earlier submissions are encouraged.


Deadline 9/1/2017
Contact Name Judy Klein Frimer
Contact Email ithtstagedoorplaywrights@gmail.com

Call for Choreographers


Steffi Nossen Dance Foundation

2017 Fall Choreographer’s Showcase

DECEMBER 3, 2017 at 3:00pm

The Emelin Theatre, Mamaroneck, NY

Thank you for your interest in presenting your work in our 2017 Choreographer’s Showcase! The performance will be Sunday, December 3, 2017. The technical rehearsals will be held on the same day beginning at 10:00am. Please be sure you are available for the entire day. The performance will be followed by a Q & A. Please plan to stay until at least 5:00pm if you perform. The Emelin theatre is a renowned, Westchester-based theater, in the vibrant city of Mamaroneck, NY. The theater is within walking distance of the Metro North Mamaroneck train station. for more info visit emelin.org.

*While we unfortunately cannot offer financial compensation for participation, artists are provided with professional, high-res photos and videos of their work.

Incomplete or late applications will not be accepted. Applications and all materials/fee are due by AUGUST 1, 2017.

The application fee ($25) can be paid with a credit card on our website (through PayPal): http://www.steffinossen.org/donate/  or by check. Please make checks out to:

“The Steffi Nossen Dance Foundation” and mail to:

The Steffi Nossen Dance Foundation

Attn: Choreographer’s Showcase 2017

216 Central Avenue

White Plains, NY 10606

*Application fees are waived for faculty and alumni.*


Applications and work samples are reviewed by a selected panel of esteemed choreographers, dance educators, and presenters. Please contact us at jdimauro@steffinossen.org with any questions. PLEASE NOTE: THE WORK SAMPLE YOU PROVIDE MUST BE THE ACTUAL WORK YOU INTEND TO PERFORM. SOLOS MAY NOT EXCEED 5 MINUTES AND GROUP WORKS MAY NOT EXCEED 7 MINUTES. TECHNICAL NEEDS MUST BE KEPT TO A MINIMUM. WE ARE ONLY ACCEPTING DIGITAL WORK SAMPLES. PLEASE DO NOT SEND DVDS.

We look forward to seeing your work!

About Steffi Nossen Dance Foundation:

The Steffi Nossen Dance Foundation, formerly the Dance in Education Fund, is a not-for-profit dance advocacy and community outreach organization, which seeks to foster the arts in Westchester County. Through the support of the Foundation, the Steffi Nossen School of Dance enables all students, including those with special needs, the opportunity to participate in their extensive programs and classes in a non-competitive environment. A generous financial aid and scholarship program supports those with significant economic challenges. With a sterling reputation in the industry and a rich 79-year history, Steffi Nossen is a leader among dance schools, focusing on the growth of students’ mind, body, spirit, and character. Multiple outreach performances and professional choreographic showcases a year are dedicated to audience development and inclusion for thousands of children and adults.


Here is the link to the application on Google forms:





Deadline 8/1/2017
Contact Name Jessica DiMauro, kArtistic Director
Contact Email jdimauro@steffinossen.org
Website https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeOVCvBfHeBdRzwD-0RwrmvZiZ8MQcYAKYgOsTO1Epx-JhU7Q/viewform?usp=sf_link