Dance Kaleidoscope 1995

Contact: Linda Chiavaroli, United Arts
(213) 256-7828
FAX (213) 256-8396
Carol Selkin, Public Affairs Manager
(323) 343-3050
FAX (323) 343-6405

Dance Kaleidoscope 1996 Applications Available at Cal State L.A.

Los Angeles, CA -- December 15, 1995 -- Dance Kaleidoscope, Los Angeles' premier dance showcase, is now accepting applications for its 1996 dance festival. Application forms may be obtained from the Dance Kaleidoscope office at California State University, Los Angeles and written applications must be postmarked no later than Friday, January 12, 1996.

Kaleidoscope is seeking Southern California-based individual artists and companies from across the dance spectrum. The 1996 festival will focus on the following themes: Contemporary Dance, including ballet, modern, jazz, performance art; Popular Media and Musical Theatre Dance; International Dance; and programming to appeal to family/youth audience.

Applicants must audition in person or by video in addition to submitting the written forms. Live auditions will be held on the CSLA campus on February 3, 4, 10, and 11. In-person auditions are strongly encouraged. Permission to audition by video must be secured from the Kaleidoscope office prior to the January 12 deadline.

A total of six 1996 Kaleidoscope performances are tentatively scheduled at the Luckman Fine Arts Complex at Cal State L.A., Loyola Marymount University in Westchester and the John Anson Ford Ampitheatre in Hollywood. A detailed schedule will be available after March 1, 1996.

For applications or information, please call the Dance Kaleidoscope office, (323) 343-5124.

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