Call for Submissions!


Thank you for your patience as we start up our exciting first year of directing Tobacco Road Dance Productions! We are currently accepting proposals for our 5th Season of  TRDP's "In Concert"  featuring new dance works to be performed at the Durham Arts Council May 3rd-4th 2019. 



-You must be a North Carolina-based choreographer, currently not enrolled in a degree-seeking program.

- A clear vision must be provided of the proposed work that may include amount of dancers, music, and costume ideas (we understand that emergent ideas may present themselves during the feedback process and the final vision may grow from the proposed vision).

- Choreographers must be available for workshop showing dates with the artistic panel: September 30th, November 18th, January 27th (2019), March 24th (2019). All workshops 10am-2pm.


Submission Details:

- The deadline for submissions is July 13th, 2018 by 5pm. 

- Please email all materials to and/or

- Please include: A 500 word written proposal describing the work, two links to completed choreographic works, and any media/music/materials that support the choreographic vision.


All submissions will be reviewed by a three-person artistic panel. We look forward to receiving your submissions and will announce the upcoming season’s choreographers mid-August.