2018 Performers Directory and Showcase

The Florida Library Association will host its Ninth Annual Performers Showcase, from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm, Wednesday, May 23, 2018 during the FLA Conference in Orlando, May 23-25, 2018. The Performers Showcase provides a forum for performers, entertainers and educational speakers to demonstrate their talents to library managers and staff serving children and all ages of the public who are looking for quality programming.  We will also be publishing our annual Florida Library Association Performers Directory. 

2018 Performers Directory

FLA and the Performers Showcase Committee invite you to submit an application and to participate in this well-attended conference event. Deadline for submission has been extended to Friday, March 16, 2018. 

2018 FLA Performers Directory & Showcase Application

You can participate in several ways:

1. Florida Library Association Performers & Entertainers Online Directory- Get in front of public librarians from across Florida by advertising in the FLA Performers and Entertainers Online Directory.  Include a logo or picture along with contact information and your website for this interactive site.  At only $45, it's a steal!
*Payment must be received before you will be added to the directory.

2. FLA Website - Annual Conference Event Page

3-month ad & link to the Web site: $250
6-month ad & link to the Web site: $450

3. Performers Showcase tables - Network with Florida librarians at an exhibit table before, during and after the Performers Showcase.  Cost: $75.00

4. Performers Showcase - FLA and the Performers Showcase Committee invite you to submit an application to participate in the Ninth Annual highly anticipated FLA Performers Showcase. Performers who are selected for the Showcase receive a 10-minute time slot on stage to present a preview of your routine.  Selected performers will also receive a table for their display. 
*An ad in the online directory must be purchased to be considered for the showcase.

$100.00 payable when you receive notice of acceptance (if chosen to perform in the Showcase.)


To Apply - Complete the online application (Your username and password are the same from last year.  If you are a new performer, you will be prompted to create an account with the Florida Library Association):

2018 FLA Performers Directory & Showcase Application
**Submissions received after March 16, 2018 will not be considered. The Conference Planning Committee hopes you will take advantage of this exciting opportunity to advertise to libraries throughout the state of Florida.

Showcase Date: May 23, 2018

Children's Performers: 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
All-Ages Performers:    2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Networking:                  4:00 pm- 5:00 pm

Showcase Location: Caribe Royale Conference Center, 8101 World Center Dr, Orlando, FL  32821 

For Additional Information
Please contact Jonathan Dolce at jdolce@mylakelibrary.org.  To learn more about the Conference program, please visit http://www.flalib.org/2018-fla-annual-conference-highlights and http://www.flalib.org/2018-conference-hotel for information on the Conference hotel, Caribe Royale Conference Center.