NextNOW Fest Artists' Toolkit

We are so excited you are joining us for NextNOW Fest! Now it's time to spread the word. Here is everything you need to share the NextNOW Fest on social media. 

Please note, each performance and special event has its own page on the website and Facebook. Find your event on The Clarice website and Facebook

If you would like to be added as a co-host on your Facebook event page, please contact Jessica Pettit.

4 Steps to #NextNOWFest Social Media Brilliance


Step 1: Follow Us (and we'll follow you back!) 




Step 2: Tag away

As you post on social media, please tag @TheClariceUMD and use the 
event hashtag: #NextNOWFest  

Be sure to RSVP to the NextNOW Fest Facebook. We will be posting event updates on the Facebook page. 

Step 3: Spread the Word

Below are some sample posts and images for you to use. 

Twitter Post
Experience the future of the arts today at #NextNOWFest @TheClariceUMD. Sept. 9-10. #UMD

Twitter Image*

Facebook Post 
Live the future of art today at #NextNOWFest at The Clarice Sept. 9 -10. Make discoveries. Build community. Dismiss assumptions. And explore the best new music, theater, dance, film, visual art, technology and more together. See the full lineup:

Facebook Image*

Instagram Post
Breath. Explore. Create. #NextNOWFest is @TheClariceUMD on September 9-10. Join us for this artistic playground where we’ll all discover what it means to be fearless. #UMD #TerpArts #TheClarice #Theater #Art #Music #Dance #film #technology #Food #Festival 

Instagram Image*

*Photo's sized correctly for social media platforms. Right-click on the image and select "save as" to download. 

NextNOW Fest Video 


On YouTube:

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Step 4: Share your story 

If you have any ideas for social media- let us know! We are specifically looking for any of the following: 

  • Video greeting or preview from artists 
  • Interviews for our blog 
  • Behind the scenes or rehearsal photos 

Contact Jessica Pettit for more information. 

Coming Soon

Check back often as we will be adding videos, Spotify playlist and additional content soon.