Call for Performing Artists: 6th Annual Right Here Showcase


Right Here Showcase

This is an Open Call for proposals/applications to participate in the 6th Annual Right Here Showcase. 
The mission of the Right Here Showcase is to support and highlight MN-based, mid-career, performing artists who create original live performance, and bring new audiences to their work. Artists can be visual, performative, musical. 

1) Eligible Artists are Mid-Career: Artists must be mature, at least 30 years old

2) Eligible Artists are MN-Based: Artists must have resided here continuously for 5 or more years

3) Eligible Artists are Under-Recognized: Artists must not have national or international exposure

4) Eligible Artists are Professionals: Artists must have been working professionally for at least 7 years

5) Eligible Artists are creators of Original Contemporary Performance Work*

*RHC defines “creators of Original Contemporary Performance Work” as performing artists and works that reside between the fields of experimental theatre, dance, video art, visual art, music composition/performance, and performance/live art, without adhering to any one single field’s practice

To apply, download and submit the application as a pdf to Artistic Producer Paul Herwig at [email protected]. The application, and other information, can be found at the website at 

Deadline to submit is: Midnight, Tuesday December 31st.

The Artist proposes a 45-60 minute new work, significant revision of a past work, or completion of a current work. Right Here Showcase provides a $1000 fee, plus administrative, marketing, and technical support. Performances are May 28-29-30-31, and June 4-5-6-7. 4 artists will be chosen, and 2 each will perform on a split bill on one of the two weeks of the Showcase.

Opportunity Opens

Tuesday, Oct 29th 2019

Opportunity Closes

Tuesday, Dec 31st 2019, 11:45pm

Application Location

MN Artists