South King County Cultural Coalition http://sococulture.org Mon, 02 Mar 2015 01:53:39 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Stage managers needed http://sococulture.org/auto-draft-11/ http://sococulture.org/auto-draft-11/#comments Mon, 02 Mar 2015 01:53:39 +0000 http://sococulture.org/?p=10477 Rosebud Children’s Theatre Conservatory

Rosebud Children’s Theatre Conservatory seeks stage managers for two productions. These are paid positions. Time commitments are as follows:

Show 1 REHEARSAL DATES/TIMES: June 22-July 17, M-F, 9am-1pm
Show 1 PERFORMANCES DATES/TIMES: July 17-19
Fri at 7pm
Sat at 7pm
Sun at 2pm

Show 2 REHEARSAL DATES/TIMES: June 22-July 31, M-F, 11am-3pm
Show 2 PERFORMANCE DATES/TIMES:
July 31 at 7pm
Aug 1 at 7pm
Aug 2 at 2pm
Aug 7 at 7pm
Aug 8 at 2pm
Aug 9 at 2pm

Get in touch with the Theatre at 206-854-2638 or info@rosebudctc.org if interested.

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Call to artists – photographic exhibition http://sococulture.org/auto-draft-10/ http://sococulture.org/auto-draft-10/#comments Sun, 01 Mar 2015 23:09:04 +0000 http://sococulture.org/?p=10468 Washington State Convention Center
Submission deadline: 3/27/2015

Every year, thousands of people from around the world attend events at the Washington State Convention Center, providing opportunities to introduce the abundance of the farmed and harvested riches of our state to many new markets. The Convention Center announces this call for artists for an upcoming photographic exhibition showcasing the bounty of the Washington State harvest and all the people who make it exceptional. This exhibition will celebrate both the creative of our state’s photographers and the diverse communities and people who provide so much from our 39 counties. Prospectus and application for are here.

If you need more information, contact Diana Cross, Exhibition Coordinator, at 206-694-5182.

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Acrylics and photographs – artwork by Cara Davis and Leia Maminta Smith http://sococulture.org/auto-draft-47/ http://sococulture.org/auto-draft-47/#comments Sun, 01 Mar 2015 22:43:49 +0000 http://sococulture.org/?p=10459 NPartNormandy Park City Hall Art Gallery
Now through 4/30/2015

The Normandy Park Arts Commission is pleased to present an exhibit showcasing the acrylic paintings of Cara Davis and photography of Leia Maminta Smith, in Normandy Park City Hall Council Chambers through April, 2015. Normandy Park City Hall is located at 801 SW 174th Street, Normandy Park. The exhibition will be on view and open to the public Monday through Friday during City Hall business hours.

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Call for artists/artist teams http://sococulture.org/auto-draft-46/ http://sococulture.org/auto-draft-46/#comments Sun, 01 Mar 2015 22:13:55 +0000 http://sococulture.org/?p=10439 City of Bellevue
Submission deadline: 3/17/2015

The City of Bellevue, Washington is seeking artists/artist teams to create site-responsive artwork for Phase 1 the Meydenbauer Bay Park development, a significant linear open space that will connect the urban core to the shoreline of Lake Washington. The city envisions a public park characterized by excellence in design and environmental restoration that serves as both respite within the city and connection between the city and the lake. Three public art opportunities and sites are identified for this first phase development: 1) the Ravine, restored riparian forest with day-lighted stream and lakeshore viewpoints, 2) the Beach House, and 3) the Promenade and the Pier including the opportunity to work on stormwater channels and outfall, pedestrian pier, and retaining walls and park identity features.

This opportunity is open to professional artists residing in Washington, Oregon, Alaska, Idaho, Montana and British Columbia. The Ravine $50,000; The Beach House $40,000; The Promenade and Pier $100,000. For more information, click here.

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ArtsWA Project Support Grants http://sococulture.org/auto-draft-45/ http://sococulture.org/auto-draft-45/#comments Sun, 01 Mar 2015 18:12:46 +0000 http://sococulture.org/?p=10415 Washington State Arts Commission
Deadlines: beginning 4/20, depending on arts organization size
Online grant applications are now available for the ArtsWA Grants to Organization (GO) Project Support grants. Grants ranging from $1,000 to $8,000 are available for small, mid-sized and large institutions.

Project Support Program Level A: Deadline April 20, 2015 – Small arts organizations (under $200,000 budget) and other community service groups may apply for matching grants for specific arts events targeted to a general public audience.  Grants range from $1,000 to $2,500.

Project Support Program Level B: Deadline May 4, 2015 – For midsized arts organizations of $200,000 to $1 million budget, or local arts agencies sponsored or designated by local government or tribal agencies, grants range from $2,500 to $5,000.

Project Support Program Level C: Deadline May 18, 2015 – For large arts institutions over $1 million budget, grants are $5,000 to $8,000.

Applicants for Level A, B and C grants may also apply for the Innovation Incentive Grant, which offers professional arts organizations an incentive to experiment with innovative methods of increasing arts participation with young and diverse audiences, using technology, as documented in the Arts Participation Leadership Initiative. Apply for this grant as part of the Project Support grants noted above. Awards are from $1,000 to $3,000.

For new applicants and anyone interested in reviewing the GO Grant guidelines, criteria, and application process, there will be a teleconference on March 12 from noon to 1 PM. It is free and open to anyone who would like to apply for a GO grant – please register to participate here.

ArtsWA encourages and supports partnerships from all regions of the state. For further information about ArtsWA’s Grants to Organization Project Support programs, please contact ArtsWA Grants to Organization Manager Mayumi Tsutakawa or Christel Ratliff, Grants to Organization Program Coordinator.
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Artists United Annual Juried Show http://sococulture.org/auto-draft-44/ http://sococulture.org/auto-draft-44/#comments Sun, 01 Mar 2015 17:54:31 +0000 http://sococulture.org/?p=10412 Burien Arts Gallery
3/4-29/2015

Juror: Pam Ingalls.  Artist’s Reception on Friday, March 6, 5-8 PM.  The Gallery is located at 826 SW 152nd Street in Burien. It is open Wednesday-Saturday, noon-6 PM and Sunday, noon-4 PM. www.burienarts.org. 206-244-7808.

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Auditions for The Boy Friend http://sococulture.org/auto-draft-40/ http://sococulture.org/auto-draft-40/#comments Thu, 26 Feb 2015 15:26:20 +0000 http://sococulture.org/?p=10404 Renton Civic Theatre
Audition dates: 3/15-16/2015

The Boy Friend is set against the backdrop of the French Riviera, a romantic spoof of 1920s musical comedies that tells the story of English heiress Polly, who longs for a boyfriend. Book, music and lyrics by Sandy Wilson; directed by John Kelleher; music direction by Aimee Hong; choreography by Taylor Davis.

Cast of 17-18 actors includes:

  • Hortense – can play late 20s-35, maid at boarding school, French, sings and dances
  • Girls at boarding school – can play early-mid-20s, all sing and dance, tap is a plus, British
  • Madame DuBonnet, headmistress of boarding school – can play 40-55, sings and dances, French
  • Lady Brockhurst – can play 45-60, non-singing role, British
  • Two performance interns – can play 15-18, teenaged girls will be considered for these roles, both sign and dance, British, there is no compensation for these roles
  • Bobby Van Heusen – can play early-mid 20s, sings and dances, tap a plus, American
  • Percival Browne – can play 40-55, sings and dances, British
  • Tony – can play early-mid 20s, sings and dances, tap a plus, British
  • Lord Brookhurst – can play 50-65, sings and light dancing, British
  • Young men – can play early-mid 20s, no teenaged boys for these roles, all sing and dance, tap a plus, French.

Auditions dates are Sunday, March 15, 6-9:30 PM and Monday, March 16, 6-9:30 PM. Callbacks on Saturday, March 21, 10:30 AM – 3 PM.

Audition requirements: headshot and resume, monologue is a short, comedic song of 32 bars (preference for up-tempo song or ballad from 1920s).

E-mail for an appointment at Auditions@rentoncivictheatre.org

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Opening for part-time development & communications assistant http://sococulture.org/auto-draft-34/ http://sococulture.org/auto-draft-34/#comments Thu, 26 Feb 2015 14:44:13 +0000 http://sococulture.org/?p=10402 Pacific Ballroom Dance

Pacific Ballroom Dance, located in Auburn, is looking for a part-time Development & Communications Assistant to coordinate development and outreach activities. This professional will support a variety of communications functions, content development, event planning, social networking, data management, and general communications tasks. They will have an integral role in executing PBD’s development & communications strategy through a variety of methods, including public relations, media relations, marketing, fundraising, reporting, etc. Please e-mail heather@pacificballroom.org if you are interested in applying!

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Apply for Kent’s Fourth of July Splash community showcase http://sococulture.org/auto-draft-14/ http://sococulture.org/auto-draft-14/#comments Sat, 21 Feb 2015 21:22:33 +0000 http://sococulture.org/?p=10387 Kent Arts Commission
Application deadline: 4/17/2015

The Fourth of July Splash is pleased to present the Community Showcase at the Fourth of July Splash. This is an opportunity for local performers to play in front of their own town on the Splash main stage. Performance times are 30-45 minutes and include a professional sound tech. Entertainers simply need to bring their instruments and be ready to do their thing in front over 5,000 people. The Splash takes place on Saturday, July 4th. Performance times range from 12:30 – 6 PM. For application, click here.

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Call to artists – 2015 Kent summer art exhibit & purchase awards http://sococulture.org/auto-draft-27/ http://sococulture.org/auto-draft-27/#comments Sat, 21 Feb 2015 01:13:53 +0000 http://sococulture.org/?p=10382 City of Kent
Application deadline: 3/23/2015

The City of Kent seeks prints, photographs, paintings, works on paper and other types of artwork for the juried Kent Summer Art Exhibit. All artworks selected for the juried exhibit are then eligible for City Art Purchase Awards and Kent Arts Commission Exhibit Awards. To accommodate a large number of accomplished, regional artists, the exhibition is displayed salon style in the Centennial Center Gallery and adjacent conference rooms. The exhibition will be on display from June 3 – August 31, 2015.

An Awards Panel will award a total of $12,500 to one or more artists to receive The City Art Purchase Award. This panel will also choose between 3?5 artists to receive the 2016 Kent Arts Commission Centennial Center Gallery Exhibit Award. Artists are eligible to receive multiple awards. All participating artists and their guests will be invited to the Summer Art Exhibit Reception Wednesday, June 3, 2015 (6:30?8:30 PM). To submit your application, click here.

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