Open Call: It’s Showtime NYC!
Tickets to Open Call are free. Reservations are encouraged, but not required.
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About this commission
Founded in 2015 in the Bronx, It’s Showtime NYC! (IST) is one of the largest street dance companies in New York City. IST celebrates New York City street culture, provides performance and professional development opportunities to street and subway dancers as a legal alternative to dancing in subway cars, and fosters the importance of street dancers finding a better footing in their artistic careers in NYC.
It’s Showtime NYC! is a program of Dancing in the Streets, developed in partnership with the Mark Morris Dance Center, with funding from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, the Shelley & Donald Rubin Foundation, the Mertz Gilmore Foundation, and the Puffin Foundation. It’s Showtime NYC! is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council.
Amit Bhowmick, Beatbox Osyris Antham, MC Christopher ‘Venxm’ Brathwaite, Production Manager
Sarah Pier, Production Coordinator
Nathan Claus, Stage Manager
Stefan Carrillo, Head Carpenter
Gustavo Valdes, Head Electrician
Jim Van Bergen, Head Audio
Colin Roche, Head Rigger
Itohan Edoloyi, Lighting Design Coordinator
Jake Maize, Associate Lighting Design Coordinator
Patrick Lachance, Sound Design Coordinator
Fumika Tanaka, Production Assistant
Location and dates
- Runtime: 90 minutes