Tucson ON Stage Art Contest

To benefit Act One and student field trips to the arts

Enter Your Artwork Today!

Act One and ON Media Publications invite all artists based in Tucson to participate in the Tucson ON Stage Art Contest. Submit a photo of an original piece of artwork that best represents the Performing Arts, specifically the areas of dance, music and theater.

One piece will be chosen to grace the cover of the 2019-20 ON Stage Arts Preview Guide, an 80+ page publication showcasing the upcoming season for Broadway, Musicals, Symphony, Dance, Opera and Visual Arts in Tucson. More than 70,000 ON Stage guides will be distributed to arts-loving patrons during the 2019-20 season. In addition to his/her artwork appearing on the cover, the winning artist will also receive a half-page bio in the publication and a $200 gift card to a local Tucson restaurant.

ON Stage is produced by ON Media Publications in conjunction with the arts organizations featured in the guide. Proceeds from the production of ON Stage benefit Act One, a nonprofit organization that brings more than 44,000 students on educational arts field trips every year.

Contest Guidelines

  1. Artist must be an Arizona Resident and at least 16 years of age.
  2. Artist should have a connection to Tucson.
  3. Artwork must reflect the overall theme of Performing Arts: dance, music and theater.
  4. Artwork must be created from any 2-D Medium; Digital artwork will be accepted.
  5. A vertical or square orientation is preferred but not required.
  6. ON Media will need the winning original artwork for photography purposes. Artwork will be returned to the artist.

Entry Fee

$25 per entry – All entry fee proceeds go to Act One.

Deadline – Dates have been extended!

Wednesday, May 28, 2019 – Last Day Entry Form and Entry Fee may be submitted

Friday, May 31, 2019 – Last Day Artwork may be submitted (Artwork submission instructions will be provided when Entry Fee is received.)

Image Submission Process & Guidelines

Entry fee must be paid prior to submitting artwork. You may pay your entry fee by clicking the REGISTER button below. Once you have paid, you will receive a confirmation email detailing how to submit an image of your artwork via email. There is a suggested minimum of 600 pixels on the longest side. Artwork can be horizontal, but a vertical or square orientation is preferred. Resolution is suggested to be 200 dpi or higher (300 dpi is preferred). Images should be sent in a .jpg format.

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