Partners & Sponsors 

NextNOW Fest is a partnership-based festival and is truly a collaborative effort between faculty, staff and students across the University of Maryland campus and beyond. We’d like to thank our partners for their time, energy and enthusiasm in co-creating artistic experiences with us.

If you're interested in supporting NextNOW Fest 2018, please contact Megan Pagado Wells at

2018 Sponsors 















      Student Co-Curators

      • Precious Azike, Student Entertainment Events
      • Emily Rose Gorey, NextNOW Fest curator
      • Hunter Jones, NextNOW Fest curator
      • Divya Kapoor, Student Entertainment Events
      • Jake Wills, NextNOW Fest curator


      • Artsphere
      • Bowie State University
      • Delta Chi Xi Honorary Dance Fraternity
      • Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship
      • Immersive Atoms
      • Library Media Services
      • Maryland Filmmakers Club
      • Maryland Music Business Society
      • Maryland Opera Studio
      • Michelle Smith Collaboratory for Visual Culture
      • Michelle Smith Performing Arts Library
      • Office of Multicultural Involvement and Community Advocacy
      • TEMPO New Music Ensemble
      • Terpoets
      • TerpsVoteTerrapin Record Label
      • UMD Dining Services
      • UMD Division of Student Affairs
      • UMD Health Center
      • UMD School of Music
      • UMD School of Theatre, Dance, and Performance Studies
      • UMD Stand-Up Comedy
      • Undergraduate Theatre Artists Society
      • Vagina Monologues at UMD
      • WMUC 88.1 FM

      Past Partners