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Artist Resources

Summer Performance Series at Fairwood Community Park

Bring your lawn chair or blanket and enjoy FREE monthly performances at your local community park! 
Shakespeare in the Parks presents Romeo and Juliet
Shakespeare in the Park

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Sunday, July 26, 2015, 7:30-9 pm
A night of "Soulfolk" with Lea and band. 

Sunday, August 9, 2015 7:30-9 pm
Dream Unleashed
From classical to jazz everything in between, Dream Unleashed is a 10-piece ban of women with a uniquely distinct sound. 

Shakespeare in the Park

Fairwood Arts Festival 

Sunday, September 13, 3-8 pm

All ages; FREE admission

Fairwood Community Park
12390 Fairwood Parkway
Bowie, MD 20720

If you have any questions, please contact Kirsten Hein at 301-446-3225.

Artists Wanted for Fairwood Arts Festival!

We are looking for local artist vendors for the Fairwood Arts Festival that will be held Sunday, September 13th, 2015 from 3 -8 pm. We welcome you to apply to sell your work COMMISSION FREE! To receive an application, please email

Complete the fillable PDF application form and return your materials before July 15th for Early Bird recognition.

Year-Round Artist Opportunities

The Publick Playhouse

5445 Landover Road
Cheverly, MD 20784

Saturday, March 28, 2015 at 8 pm at The Publick Playhouse. 

Selected groups will receive an honorarium of $500 and a professional video recording of their performance. Auditions are by appointment only, and are open to dancers 16 years and older. 

For more information, call Christel Stevens at 301-446-3238.

Annual Choreographers' Showcase Auditions

Dance Theater at The Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center
University of Maryland, College Park

Residents of Maryland, Virginia, and the District of Columbia, 18 years of age and older, may apply to audition new dance works before adjudicators. Six finalists will be selected to receive an honorarium of $800 and present their work in concert. There is no fee to audition.

Please contact Christel Stevens at 301-446-3238 for additional information.