Call for Festival Entries
17th Annual United States of Asian America Festival
“The Spaces Between”
The Asian Pacific Islander Cultural Center (APICC) of San Francisco announces a call for entries for 17th Annual United States of Asian America Festival: “The Spaces Between.”
The Call. APICC is currently reviewing bodies of work for the United States of Asian America Festival (USAAF) in May 2014. If you are an artist or group producing a full-length event (i.e., a minimum of 45 minutes of performance time) in San Francisco in May 2014 (or late April 2014 or early June 2014), we welcome your submission. All mediums of art and culture are welcome (e.g., theater, storytelling, stand-up comedy, dance, performance art, solo performance, literary, culinary, panel discussion, workshop, music, visual art exhibition, performance poetry, film, spoken word, variety showcase, multi-media productions, multi-art productions, etc.).
The Theme. Events should be connected to this year’s theme – “The Spaces Between.” That is, subject(s) of your submission should focus on themes related to Asian American culture and specifically to the spaces between people, places, times, communities, or cultures; to the building of coalitions; to the celebration of differences; to the closing of gaps created by injustice and inequality; or to honoring the intersections of identities.
The Deadline. The deadline for submission is 11:59pm on Wednesday, January 15, 2014. Email complete application to
. No phone, post-mail, or in-person submissions will be accepted. Students and emerging artists are encouraged to apply.
The Application. The complete Call for Festival Entries (including the application requirements) is available for download below.
Call for Festival Entries - Download .docx file
Call for Festival Entries - Download .pdf file