Apply to perform at the Festival of the Arts

Are you a Brandeis student, faculty or staff member, or alumnus with a performance you'd like to give at the Leonard Bernstein Festival of the Creative Arts?

We welcome applications for 20-minute performances to be given on the afternoon of Sunday, April 15.

Apply here. Deadline: 9 am, JANUARY 29, 2018


  • Performances should require minimal technical support. 
  • We will work with you to schedule your performance in one of several campus locations.
  • Performances should be about 20 minutes long. If yours is shorter, consider applying as a group with another performer.
  • We welcome music, spoken word, theater, dance, juggling, etc. We give special consideration to performances that are family-friendly.
  • The Leonard Bernstein Festival of the Creative Arts takes place April 15-22, 2018. If you have a proposal for another time or venue during the Arts Festival, we are unable to produce your event, but will include your event for in our promotions. If that's the case, please use the 2018 Arts Festival Publicity Form.

This year we celebrate Leonard Bernstein, the founder of the Festival of the Creative Arts. We are especially interested in performances that engage with his work or his legacy as an artist and activist. Need ideas? Read about Bernstein here and here. And here.

Questions: Email Ingrid Schorr,