Frequently Asked Questions
Q. Can men perform?
A. Traditionally men have participated as performers. This year we are opening up the call for all BIPOC artists. The ask is that self-identifying men (and all who apply) are focused on anti-patriarchal, decolonizing, antiracist and feminist praxis.
Q. What Art forms are allowed in the festival?
A. The festival is open to ALL art forms. Get creative! This year we are asking that people get creative on HOW they wish to express their art form in a virtual setting. Please provide that information on the application.
Q. What if I cannot make all the required dates for the Works in Process?
A. The Works in Process is one of the perks that sets us apart as a process-based festival. It is required for the creators to be present.
Q. What if I can't find a mentor? Should I still apply?
A. Yes! We can help you find a mentor that suits your craft.
Q. I need help with the application. What do I do?
A. Email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll schedule a time to meet and walk you through it.
Q. Will we get paid?
A. Yes. The main creator gets paid $500.
Q. Will the mentors get paid?
A. Yes, the mentors get paid $100.