Welcome to the 6th Annual Bronx Borough Arts Festival 2020 Submission Application


The Performing Arts Showcase will take place on May 15th, 2020 at the Lehman College Performing Arts Center


 Application Deadline: Friday February 14th, 2020


Before you begin the online application, please read these guidelines in its entirety.
Please complete a form for each performance you wish to enter in the festival. Answers cannot be edited once you have submitted this form, however you are able to save a draft prior to submitting, so please review your answers when inputting.

If accepted into the festival, the spelling on the application will be the spelling in the catalog, playbill, and/or title card.  Please double check the spelling of student names.

Incomplete submissions will not be considered.

Do not send submission videos or student reflections via email as they will not be considered as part of a complete submission.


Any questions, email BronxBAF@gmail.com.


ELIGIBILITY:
- Music, Theater and Dance performances from Bronx students in grades Pre-K to 12
- Each school may submit up to 2 (two) works per Performing Arts specialist. You may submit in multiple genres or submit multiple performances in the same genre
- All performances should represent the best student-produced piece from this academic year, and of the work you plan to perform
*(Please note- Dance submissions do not have to be student-choreographed)
- Please refer to the grade appropriate Blueprint Benchmarks to help guide decision making regarding submission choices
- ALL FINAL PERFORMANCES will run 2-4 minutes in length (please do not submit videos longer than 5 minutes)
SELECTION:
- A panel of NYC art educators will adjudicate the submissions
- Individual expressiveness, technical proficiency as well as thoughtfulness in answering the Student Reflection Questions will be considered
- Due to space limitations, it is not possible to guarantee representation of every school. Our committee will do its best to assure even representation amongst Districts 7-12 and D75


Welcome to the 6th Annual Bronx Borough Arts Festival 2020 Application

The Visual Art Exhibition will be open for class trips and to the public May 9th-15th. The festival will take place on May 15th, 2020 at the Lehman College Art Gallery.
Festival Application Deadline: Friday, February 14th, 2020

Before you begin the online application, please read these guidelines in its entirety.
Please complete a form for each student art work you wish to enter in the festival. Answers cannot be edited once you have submitted this form however you are able to save a draft prior to submitting, so please review your answers when inputting.
 

If accepted into the festival, the spelling on the application will be the spelling in the catalog, playbill, and/or title card.  Please double check the spelling of student names.
Incomplete submissions
will not be considered.

Do not send submission videos, images or student reflections via email as they will not be considered as part of a complete submission.

Any questions? Please email BronxBAF@gmail.com.

ELIGIBILITY:
- 2D, 3D artwork and video from Bronx students in grades Pre-K to 12
- Each school may submit up to 2 (two) works per Certified Visual Arts specialist
- Please ensure the artwork you are submitting to the festival is not a duplicate artwork submitted to PS Art
- Please complete a form for each student and work you wish to enter in the competition
- Have a 1 (one) high resolution JPEG image file(s) of your student artwork, no larger than 2MB, ready for upload (3-D works, you may upload up to three (3) images)
- Artwork should represent the best student-created classroom work produced this academic year
- Please refer to the grade appropriate Blueprint Benchmarks to help guide decision making regarding submission choices
SELECTION:
- A panel of art educators will adjudicate the submissions
- Individual expressiveness, technical proficiency as well as thoughtfulness in answering the Student Reflection Questions will be considered
- Due to space limitations, it is not possible to guarantee representation of every school. Our committee will do its best to assure even representation amongst Districts 7-12 and D75

 

Welcome to the 2020 Queens Borough Arts Festival Performing Arts Application
Deadline: February 14, 2020

The 2020 Performing Arts Festival will take place on Friday, May 29, 2020 at the Colden Auditorium at Queens College. 

All Queens Performing Arts teachers in Music, Dance, and/or Theater are invited to submit a maximum of TWO (2) performances for consideration in the festival.
Before you begin the online application, please read these guidelines in their entirety. Please complete an application form for EACH performance you wish to enter in the festival. Answers cannot be edited once you have submitted this form, however you are able to save a draft prior to submitting, so please review your answers prior to submission.

ELIGIBILITY:

  • Music, Theater and Dance performances from Queens students in grades Pre-K to 12
  • Only licensed DOE art specialists are eligible to enter submissions. 
  • Submissions MUST be of the work you plan to perform. Please refer to the grade appropriate Blueprint Benchmarks to help guide your  decision regarding submission choices. 
  • All performances should represent the best student-produced piece from this academic year.
  • ALL FINAL PERFORMANCES will be limited to a total of 5 minutes in length. (please do not submit videos longer than 5 minutes)

SELECTION:

  • A panel of NYC arts educators will adjudicate the submissions
  • Individual expressiveness and technical proficiency will be considered during selection process. 
  • Due to space limitations, it is not possible to guarantee representation of every school. Our committee will do its best to ensure even representation among Districts 24-30 and D75

Please remember: You will need to submit a separate application for each performance.

***Before you begin the application, please re-name your video or audio files with YOUR first name, last name and piece name prior to uploading. Example: Janet-Velasquez-Footloose.mov. 

Wondering what we are looking for during adjudication of performing arts? 

Dance 

Music Instrumental 

Music Vocal 

Theater

For Visual Art or Film submissions, please submit your application here:  2020 Visual Arts Application


For general website support please contact support@submittable.com.
For content support, please contact Queens North Borough Arts Coordinator Jenny Falcone at jfalcone5@schools.nyc.gov. 

Welcome to the 2020 Staten Island Borough Arts Festival 

Visual Arts Submission System
 

kids 


The 2020 Student Visual Arts Exhibition will be on view Friday, May 22nd through Sunday, June 21st at the Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art at the Snug Harbor Cultural Center. Opening Reception: Friday, May 22nd, 2020 5PM- 7:30PM


For the submission guidelines, adjudication Look-for's, and selection details, please visit  https://tinyurl.com/SIBAF-VA20-Guide. Each District 31 and 75 visual arts teacher is welcome to make up to 5 submissions. To make a submission, please complete the below form and upload photos of your student(s) artwork. 


Submission Deadline: 10PM on March 2, 2020


 


For technical support, please email support@submittable.com.
For questions about the Staten Island Borough Arts Festival, please email bafstatenisland@gmail.com 

For DANCE, MUSIC and THEATER submissions, please visit: https://tinyurl.com/SIBAF20-PA 

 

Welcome to the 6th Annual Manhattan Borough Arts Festival 2020

The Performing Arts Showcase will take place Monday, June 1, 2020 at Washington Irving Campus, 40 Irving Place.


Application Deadline: Friday, April 3, 2020
 

  • Only licensed DOE art specialists are eligible to enter submissions.
  • Each school may submit up to three (3) student applications. Music, Dance, and Theater ensemble or group performances from students in grades 3-12 can apply.
  • Complete this form once for each performance you wish to enter in the competition.
  • Performances may not exceed 5 minutes.

 For Performance Submissions Only: Reflection Questions (Please prepare these in advance.)
 

  • Teacher:  
    • What understandings do you hope your students are taking away from the experience of learning and performing this piece? Both musical and non-musical.
  • Student (Please pick 2 students to respond):     
    • How did performing this piece push you to think creatively?
    • How did this piece challenge you individually and as a group?

     

    For technical questions about the application, email support@submittable.com
    For content questions, email ManhattanBAF@schools.nyc.gov

 

Welcome to the 6th Annual Manhattan Borough Arts Festival 2020

The Visual Art Exhibit will take place from May 26 - 31, 2020 at the Museum of Modern Art, Cullman Education Center. Application Deadline: Monday, March 2, 2020 

  • Only certified Visual Arts specialists are eligible to submit up to three (3) student artworks
  • Please ensure that the artwork you are submitting to the Festival is not duplicate artwork submitted to PS Art
  • Complete this form once for each work you wish to enter in the competition
  • Have JPEG image file(s) ready to upload 


Student Reflection Questions (please prepare in advance)

  • Elementary
    • What is your favorite part in this piece of art? Why?
    • What do you want people to think about or feel when they look at your piece?
  • Middle/High School
    • What message are you trying to convey through this piece?
    • What new understandings or skills did you gain in making this piece that you can apply to future pieces?  


For technical questions about the application, email support@submittable.com  

For content questions, email ManhattanBAF@schools.nyc.gov 


WELCOME TO THE  6TH ANNUAL BROOKLYN BOROUGH PERFORMING ARTS FESTIVAL

The Performing Arts Festival will take place on Wednesday, June 3, 2020 at New York City College of Technology New Academic Complex Theater. The theater is located at 285 Jay Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201. 

Performance: 6:00- 8:00 PM 

Application Deadline: Wednesday, April 1, 2020 at 12 AM.  

Click here to download this submission form as a PDF to review.


BEFORE YOU BEGIN

  • Read all guidelines before you begin the online application.  Click here to download this submission form as a PDF to review.
  • Ensure that you have a video from you or your student telling the audience about the performance
  • Complete one form for each performance you wish to enter in the festival.
  • Answers cannot be edited once you have submitted this form; however, you are able to save a draft prior to submitting, so please review your answers when inputting.
  • Questions, email Joy Pace, SPace@schools.nyc.gov.


NEW FOR 2020 BROOKLYN BOROUGH ARTS FESTIVAL!

  • Student emcees/hosts! To apply, click HERE.
  • We will have an opening act and a finale. All selected schools are expected to participate in both. 


ELIGIBILITY

Music (Instrumental & Choral), Theater, and Dance performances from Brooklyn schools in grades K-12 in school year 2019-2020.

GUIDELINES

  • Each school may submit up to TWO performances per arts teacher 
  • Submitted work must represent the intended piece to be performed at this year’s festival (no switcheroo!) 
  • Total persons in performing group may not exceed 45 people
  • Total running time may not exceed FIVE minutes · Incomplete submissions will not be considered.

REFERENCES

  • To view samples of accepted performances from the 2019 Performing Arts Festival, please click HERE. 
  • Refer to the grade appropriate Blueprint Benchmarks to help guide decision making regarding submission choices.

SELECTION PROCESS

NOTE: Submission does not guarantee representation at the festival. We strive for access and equity for all our schools. Schools who have not performed in the last two years will have priority. Our committee will do its best to ensure representation among Brooklyn’s 12 districts, including district 75. This is a competitive process, and though we would like to accept as many performances as possible, we are limited by time and space. 


AGREEMENT

If selected for the performing arts showcase, I understand and agree that: 

  • My proxy or I will meet with the performing arts committee prior to the festival on April 28 from 4:00-5:30 PM.
  • There is a voluntary walk-through of the theater. Date TBD.
  • All selected groups will perform in the opening act and finale. Details to follow.
  • My students and I will stay for the entirety of the show
  • Rehearsal will take place the same day as the performance at NYC Tech Theater, June 3.
  • Lunch is provided for students and adults
  • A light dinner is provided for students and teachers prior to the performance
  • Busing is provided from the Arts Office to and from NYC Tech theater unless I choose to make other arrangements 


Welcome to the Submission Application for Emcees to the 6th Annual Brooklyn Borough Performing Arts Festival

 

The Performing Arts Festival will take place on Wednesday, June 3, 2020 at New York City College of Technology New Academic Complex Theater. The theater is located at 285 Jay Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201. 

Performance: 6:00- 8:00 PM 

Application Deadline: Friday, April 3, 2020 at 12AM. 

What we are looking for:  

  • Three to five high school students with talent, pizazz, and wit to entertain, explain, and engage audience members at the Brooklyn Borough Arts Festival.    
  • Students will have the opportunity to write their own material with guidance and input from their teacher(s) and Borough Arts Director.  
  • Ability to sing is a plus but not required.  


All application must be complete in order for your application to be considered.  

Welcome to the 2020 Brooklyn Borough Arts Festival Visual Arts Submission Form

OPENING RECEPTION: Monday, June 8, 2020

Application Deadline: Friday, February 14, 2020
 

Photo of Brooklyn Children's Museum

  

 

Photo of Brooklyn Children's Museum's Rooftop Deck

  

The Brooklyn Borough Arts Festival Visual Arts Exhibition will be held at the Brooklyn Children’s Museum again where we will have an entire gallery to exhibit our children’s work!  The 2020 Brooklyn Borough Arts Festival Visual Arts Exhibition Reception will be held on the museum’s beautiful roof deck on Monday, June 8, 2020 from 5:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

The exhibition will be open to the public at The Brooklyn Children’s Museum from:
Tuesday, June 9, 2019 - June 23, 2020 during museum hours (Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 10 AM to 5 PM, Thursday, 10 AM to 6 PM, Saturday, Sunday 10 AM to 7 PM).

Brooklyn Children's Museum has generously offered free admission to the museum for anybody who wants to see the Borough Arts Festival Exhibit. Please share this information with your student's families and consider bringing your students to the museum on a trip. You can contact Hana Elwell at HElwell@brooklynkids.org to schedule a visit for your class. 

After the museum exhibit closes, all artwork will hang in your Borough Field Support Center for one year - to be picked up and returned to your student in June, 2021. All Brooklyn North artwork will hang at 131 Livingston Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 and all Brooklyn South artwork will hang at 415 89th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11209.

Brooklyn: We are the World. This year's theme is celebrating Brooklyn's diversity, cultures, customs, and neighborhoods so please keep this theme in mind as you are submitting your student's artwork.  


ELIGIBILITY
 

  • Visual artwork from students in Brooklyn’s Public schools, grades Pre-K through 12, will be considered.
  • ONE ARTWORK PER APPLICATION. Teachers may submit up to (3) works but each artwork must have its own application. 
  • Only work from the teachers’ current school will be considered.
  • Artwork should represent the best student artwork produced in classrooms in the 2019-2020 academic year.
  • Please refer to the grade-appropriate Blueprint Benchmarks to help guide submission choices.
  • Incomplete submissions will NOT be considered.
  • Please do not submit the same work to both the Borough Arts Festival and PS ART.

 SELECTION
 

  • A panel of visual art educators will adjudicate the submitted artwork.
  • Due  to space limitations, it is not possible to guarantee representation of every school.
  • The committee will do its best to assure even representation among all Brooklyn districts.
  • Selection notifications will be sent by Friday, March 6th.
  • The drop-off period will be from Monday, March 16th - Friday March 20th.

 MEDIA AND SIZE LIMITATIONS
 

  • 3-D artwork must not exceed 20 lbs.
  • Films should be uploaded directly to the application or shared by a link to the online video.
  • Photography is welcome.
  • Files should be labeled: Student Name_DBN_Teacher Name jpg Example:   JaneDoe_21K239_Louzonis

For DANCE, MUSIC and THEATER submissions, please visit the 2020 Brooklyn Borough Performing Arts Application (Link Coming Soon!).
For technical support, please email support@submittable.com.