WHAT: Dance at FusionFest! There are two ways to participate:

  • Heritage Showcase: Share an elegant fan dance or an exciting dragon dance of the Chinese culture. Show off the complex rhythms and footwork in traditional Irish step dance, Spanish Flamenco or American tap, etc.
  • Fusion Contest: Create a new work that blends elements from different parts of the world.

HOW: Fill out the application. Selected participants will receive a confirmation by email.


  • Sept. 1: Applications Deadline
  • Sept. 15: Acceptance Notifications
  • Nov. 7: Fusion Contest Piece Video Submissions 
  • Nov. 27 & 28: FusionFest
  • Nov. 27: Opening Spectacle at 11 a.m.
  • Nov. 28: Awards Show at FusionFest starting at 6:00 p.m. 

PRIZE: Fusion Contest Grand Prize $1,000

STIPEND: Available for Heritage Showcase only.

Click below to fill out an application. Deadline is Sept. 1!

Music & Dance Director

Crystal Edwards

[email protected]

2020 Fusion Contest Winner