Independent Showcasing


Che Apalache photo by Ambience Photography

Official Independent Showcase Hours are tentatively* scheduled for:

Monday, August 26   |  7:30 p.m. – Midnight
Tuesday, August 27  |  10:00 p.m. – Midnight
Wednesday, August 28 |  7:00 pm – Midnight

What You Need to Know:

  • All showcasing artists must have representation in the exhibit hall
  • Produced by YOU, individual WAA members
  • Perform within the host hotel or at off-site venues
  • WAA delegates must be able to attend free of charge

The following members are experienced showcase coordinators at WAA and have showcase slots available.  These showcases will take place on-site at the JW Marriott. Please contact these individuals directly with all questions, including about availability and pricing.  Please check back periodically for updates.
 

Monday, August 26

Salon H/I/J - 3,015 sq ft.
Contact: Crandall Rogers (waitlist only)
Room will be equipped with: Full  Sound, Lights and Backline; Piano; Crew; Dance floor; Video capability

Salon F - 1,035 sq ft.
Contact: Karin Stein (waitlist only)
Room will be equipped with: Sound system up to 8 channels; Basic lighting;
No piano, no backline (except drum kit sharing is usually arranged)
Please watch this video prior to contacting room coordinator.

Salon A - 1,1,27 sq ft.
Contact: Gregg Young (limited availability)
Room will be set-up for bands (Jazz, World, Blues, Caribbean, Latin, Rock 'n' Roll, Funk, Pop, Americana, etc.). Equipped with: guitar and bass amps; Keyboard amp; Drum kit; Keyboard; Four music stands, guitar & bass stands; Sound & tech

Tuesday, August 27

Salon H/I/J - 3,015 sq ft.
Contact: Crandall Rogers (waitlist only)
Room will be equipped with: Full  Sound, Lights and Backline; Piano; Crew; Dance floor; Video capability

Salon F - 1,035 sq ft.
Contact: Karin Stein (waitlist only)
Room will be equipped with: Sound system up to 8 channels; Basic lighting;
No piano, no backline (except drum kit sharing is usually arranged)
Please watch this video prior to contacting room coordinator.

Wednesday, August 28

Salon H/I/J - 3,015 sq ft.
Contact: Crandall Rogers (waitlist only)
Room will be equipped with: Full  Sound, Lights and Backline; Piano; Crew; Dance floor; Video capability

Salon F - 1,035 sq ft.
Contact: Karin Stein (waitlist only)
Room will be equipped with: Sound system up to 8 channels; Basic lighting;
No piano, no backline (except drum kit sharing is usually arranged)
Please watch this video prior to contacting room coordinator.


Off-site List of Independent Showcasing Venue Options

Click here to download list of performance venues in Los Angeles to help guide you in planning a showcase outside of the J.W. Marriott Hotel.

Additional Questions? Please check our our FAQ page with more information.