So You Wanna Be A Shin 2023 – read this if you are considering leading a fire group in auditioning for Burning Man’s 2023 Fire Conclave. This document outlines the roles and responsibilities of a Shin, who is the main contact between the Fire Conclave Council and their local fire group.
Fire Conclave Handbook for 2023 – details the policies, procedures, and deadlines for anyone participating in the Fire Conclave (aka: what we expect from you and your group) as well as give you some helpful insights and recommendations.
Video Primer – technical information and requirements for recording both the MayDay Review and main Audition videos.
Shin Monthly Reports template – A google doc to use as reference for writing your monthly reports.
Choreography 101, the slideshow (updated 3-14-23) – Finding Inspiration, (will be updated with the 2023 version)
Communicating Intent Deadline – March 1st
Monthly Reports Due – 25th of each Month
Shin Summit #1 – March 12th and 13th
Choreography Summit – March 13th
Last Chance to Change Group Size – June 1st
Mayday Video Deadline – May 1st
Special Tool Request Deadline – June 1st
Audition Video Submission Deadline – June 21st
Documentarian Registration Deadline – July 19th @ 12 noon PST
Shin Summit #2 – July TBD
Group List Submitted Deadline – July 25th
Last Day to make changes to list and get a ticket – Aug 1st
Will Call / Box Office Opens – Monday August 22nd
Burning Man 2023 – Sunday August 27th – Monday September 4th
Final Report – September 25th
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